The Glasgow-based rock quartet Travis released the bestselling British pop album of 1999. They're virtual unknown here in the States, but that obscurity won't last long: Travis proved to an…
Santana, the Backstreet Boys, TLC and Ricky Martin will perform live at the 42nd annual Grammy Awards, set to take place Feb. 23 at Staples Center in Los Angeles.
In the first live comedy/R&B/hip-hop Web cast, Eddie Griffin showcased his comedic theatrics, musical talent and entrepreneurial spirit for a packed audience at the Comedy Store in a show dubbed "MLK…
Recording Industry Assn. of America prexy Hilary Rosen has joined musicians and their managers in a call for hearings on a provision slipped through Congress late last year that determines when the…
Santana's "Supernatural" remains the bestselling album in the nation, moving more than 199,000 copies last week, according to sales data released Wednesday.
Mammoth Records founder-prexy Jay Faires has ankled the diskery, Buena Vista Music Group chair Bob Cavallo and prexy David Berman announced Tuesday. The move comes 2 1/2 years after the Walt Disney…
In an effort to amplify its soundtrack and music licensing activities, MGM has tapped Jersey Records president and co-founder Anita Camarata as executive veep of its music division.
The deals may pale against the merger mania sweeping the music majors, but there has been brisk business at Midem this year.
On a Southern California weekend bursting with musical enterprise, Santa Barbara outdid its giant neighbors to the south with a groundbreaking, artistically triumphant celebration of the centennial…
The French music industry has recorded its worst results in 15 years, with album sales dropping 5% to 114.7 million units in 1999.
European-born actress-singer Irina Maleeva has channeled a lifetime of globetrotting into a one-woman music/comedy revue that attempts to utilize an eclectic range of vocal material and sketch…