After striking out with the Supreme Court, a group of songwriters and music publishers have begun lobbying Congress to modify current copyright law to give added protections to material written…
Sony Music is expected to announce today that 550 Records prexy Polly Anthony will add the title of president of Epic Records to her already impressive resume. Anthony had inked a new multi-year…
Through its executive and artist signings, DreamWorks Records has sent a message to music industry dealmakers that its mandate is to concentrate on the music and not flavor-of-the-month artists and…
The top slot on the nation's album sales chart changed owners for the fourth time in as many weeks as country singer LeAnn Rimes landed at No. 1 Wednesday with her latest offering.
Roy Lott, an 18-year veteran of Arista Records, has been offered the newly created No. 2 spot at EMI Recorded Music, where he is expected to assist Ken Berry in taking care of the day-to-day duties…
American and British acts have dominated the nominee categories for the 1997 MTV Europe Music Awards, MTV Europe announced Wednesday.
Perhaps adapting to the give-and-take of D.C. politics, Johnny Cash made a concession even before testifying before a House subcommittee Wednesday: The Man in Black wore white.
When Mary Robinson asked the people of Ireland in her 1990 inaugural presidential speech to "come dance with me," she hardly envisaged the post of president becoming an all-singin', all-dancin' one.
Sony Music has expanded its relationship with Michael Jackson by inking a joint-venture pact with the entertainer and Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud.
Polygram Music Group has upped Danny Goldberg to the new post of chairman of Mercury Group, where he will have oversight for a contingent of record labels including Mercury, Motown, Verve, London…
The copyright-rich software and entertainment businesses on Tuesday urged a House subcommittee to support two international copyright treaties and ignore efforts by telephone and online companies to…
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