The National Assn. for the Advancement of Colored People is accepting submissions for nominations for the 29th NAACP Image Awards, set for broadcast in February. Deadline is Oct. 31, and the…
The highly publicized album from crooners Boyz II Men, "Evolution," was the bestselling album in the nation, with more than 211,000 copies being sold since its Oct. 28 bow, according to sales data…
Canadian pop star Celine Dion has booked a last-minute berth on "Titanic," the much-anticipated James Cameron pic, and she'll be belting out the film's theme song, "My Heart Will Go On."
The Canadian government has filed an application to force Warner Music Group to make its products available to BMG Direct, the BMG conglom's record club.
Rodeo Drive's Dyansen Gallery was the site of a family reunion Sept. 24 as Variety's third annual American Music Legend Award was presented to seven members of the Newman clan of film composers.
U.S. music superstore Tower Records will open its newest Asian store here Friday in Malaysia's capital.
Warner Music Group has tapped Bob Emmer as senior veep of business affairs. In the newly created post, Emmer, a former exec veep at Rhino Entertainment, will have a broad spectrum of duties…
Passionate renditions of two Roy Orbison numbers, the obscure "Till the Heart Caves In" and the 1961 hit "Crying," gave a much-needed boost early on in k.d. lang's somber set that married the concept…
The National Endowment for the Arts may be under attack on Capitol Hill, but that didn't stop the federal arts agency from awarding its prestigious National Medal of Arts to nine artists including…
The title of Abbas Kiarostami’s “The Taste of Cherry” was wrong in Wednesday’s story about Zeitgeist Films’ acquiring right to the film. * * * Brett Ratner’s name was mispelled in a story in…
Garth Brooks was named best entertainer by the Country Music Assn. Wednesday, and industry voters took a long gulp of Deana Carter's "Strawberry Wine."
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