As part of a continuing conglom-wide restructuring, Motown Records will become the black music arm of the Mercury Records Group. A number of Mercury artists will be shuttled to the new division…
For the third consecutive week, the mostly instrumental score to the film "Titanic" was the bestselling album in the nation. The Sony Classical/Sony Music Soundtrax disc sold an impressive 665,000…
EXCLUSIVEPolydor Records chief Nick Gatfield has been offered the reins to Polygram Music Publishing, which he will run in addition to the label. But insiders said Gatfield has yet to accept.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
The Spice Girls made a clean sweep of the 25th annual American Music Awards Monday, winning in all three of their categories, and leading the long list of key artists who did not attend the ceremony.
Lucille Meyers, longtime manager of the Jimmy McHugh Music Co., died of natural causes Jan. 13 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. She was 83.
The Recording Industry Assn. of America is taking the Texas legislature to court over a new law there that would ban investments by state pension funds in companies that produce music with…
EXCLUSIVEWarner Music Group is in advanced talks to acquire the outstanding 50% of Rhino Records, the music industry's preeminent issuer of catalog product.
MCA Records has been tapped by the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences to distribute the compilation disc sporting this year's Grammy Award nominees.
EMI Group warned that the economic crisis in the Far East will knock about $41 million off its operating profits in the current financial year, despite a 5% increase in sales.
It was a robust holiday season for Musicland, as the chain, which teetered on the verge of bankruptcy for much of 1997, posted record pre-tax profits and net earnings for the fourth quarter.