Universal Music Group's stranglehold on the charts was finally broken this week as BMG Entertainment took both gold and silver, thanks in part to a white-hot debut by R&B crooner R. Kelly. Kelly's…
Musicians have long included hidden tracks on their CDs as an extra goodie for fans, but rocker David Bowie is taking that one step further.
Hot jazz throwbacks and all-around goofballs the Squirrel Nut Zippers have settled into a comfortable zone of keeping their fans happy through oddball charm and a tremendous three-man horn section…
The recent Bertelsmann-Napster marriage is the latest confusion-laden deal to pop up in the entertainment industry. Why would a giant take a stake in an embattled service that might shut down?
I want my MTV2! Call me strange, but I'm the kind of guy who actually likes music with my music television.
The Beatles are back: The group's official Web site, appropriately called TheBeatles.com, will bow on Nov. 13.
For the rabid fans of Los Angeles' album alternative outlet KACD-FM (103.1), the station's on-air demise was akin to getting dumped by a longtime steady.
In a surprise consent judgment Tuesday, MP3.com agreed to pay Universal Music Group compensatory damages of $53.4 million for copyright infringement -- far less than the $118 million to $250 million…
Pop-country diva Faith Hill topped the nominee list for the 28th annual American Music Awards, making the grade in four categories. Mississippi-born Hill, who recently won Female Vocalist of the Year…
Zomba Recording Corp., parent of pop music powerhouse Jive Records, has tapped Liquid Audio to run back-office operations for its Internet-based music delivery services. Under the terms of the…
Much more than just another Roots show at the House of Blues, this spectacular evening of cutting-edge hip-hop, with the Philadelphia-based crew as the house band, featured a non-stop showcase of…