Warner Music Group has promoted Paul Vidich to exec veep of strategic planning and business development.
Diane Warren and Max Martin were named songwriters of the year Monday by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. It was an unprecedented fifth consecutive year for Warren.
Staples Center execs and Eagles management got a peaceful, easy feeling when tickets for the band's New Year's Eve show were quickly snapped up by fans.
Buoyed by wins at the Academy of Country Music Awards, country singer Tim McGraw's "Place in the Sun" was the best selling album in the nation, according to data released Wednesday.
In a programming first for the WB, the netlet will tackle the annual live event show format, launching "The WB Radio Music Awards" in the fall.
Designer Tommy Hilfiger's Tommy Jeans line has been inked as the sponsor of Britney Spears' upcoming headlining tour.
Oscar winner Jerry Goldsmith, composer of more than 175 movie scores including "The Omen" and "Star Trek: The Motion Picture," will be honored Aug. 9 during the Hollywood Film Festival's awards…
The fashionable music of would-be renaissance man Beck Hansen is an unabashedly derivative consummation of all the many styles and sounds that he's been immersed in since an early age by his artistic…
When speaking about his career, Garth Brooks typically refers to himself in the third person. He'll soon be referring to himself in the fourth person: Chris Gaines.
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences will unveil Tuesday in New York an ambitious nationwide plan to provide thousands of new mothers with a CD of specially recorded classical music.
Marketing and the fiddles and steel guitar in her backing band notwithstanding, Shania Twain has so little to do with "country," she makes Garth Brooks look and sound like Porter Wagoner. Still…