The estate and widow of Sammy Davis Jr. have filed a breach-of-contract, fraud and failure-to-pay-royalties suit against Universal Music Group (UMG) and Polygram Records.
For the sixth straight week, teen idols 'N Sync retained the top spot on the national music charts as "No Strings Attached" (Jive) sold more than 248,000 copies, according to sales data released…
Canadian siren Shan Twain won the coveted entertainer of the year prize at the Academy of Country Music Awards Wednesday, while Lonestar, Faith Hill and the Dixie Chicks each won two trophies.
New Netcaster Eveo has tapped former music marketing exec Kimberly Knoller veep of its music arm.
Metallica has entered the second round of its legal battle with popular Internet file-sharing program Napster.
Rock singer Rob Zombie's pic "House of 1,000 Corpses" has been set to begin production later this month.
The Box Music Network, a division of MTV Networks, has hired MuchMusic exec John Jones as its VP/programming director, a newly created position.
Opening night of "Bill Graham Presents" Sunday at the BevHills Canon Theatre had a bona fide rock 'n' roll spirit. Among the first-night rockers were the Jefferson Airplane's Jack Casady, Jackson…
Natalie Cole's next album is a greatest hits collection that will be released in November. Information was incorrect in the April 26 paper. * * * The British TV show "Queer as Folk" is set in…
Sony Music Entertainment and Universal Music Group have launched a joint venture to develop a subscription-based service enabling users to access music and video content via the Internet to PCs…
Jim Noble, formerly global head of information technology strategy for General Motors, has been named senior veep-chief information officer for the Warner Music Group.