A Sony Music executive boasted that every superstar in the giant distributor's family will issue product this year as the 35th annual National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers convention wrapped up…
The emergence of gospel music, the misperception of its lyrical content and the reluctance by retailers to support the genre were among the topics discussed during "Gospel Music: It's Not Just for…
Billy Ray Cyrus' "Some Gave All" on Mercury/Nashville was named the best-selling recording of the year last night to highlight the 1992 National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers' best-seller awards.
Garth Brooks will kick off a world tour in July, release a new album in September and appear in a TV special for NBC, the country music singer confirmed yesterday to Daily Variety.
Kevin Costner, Whoopi Goldberg, Garth Brooks and the feature film "A Few Good Men" were double winners and the long-running hit series "Cheers" was given a "special tribute" at the 19th annual…
Mysterious Michael Jackson has started more movie companies than movies.
Have retailers seen the future of recorded music and realized the end is near? That may account for the somewhat quiet mood here at the 35th annual National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers…
SOME FOLKS will do anything to avoid a day's work. Take James Dowdall and Rose Noone, for example. Apparently the Island Records A&R reps found the lure of Peoria and other legendary bastions of…
"I'm singing better now than I ever have in my life," said Glen Campbell, whose debut Liberty Records album, "Somebody Like That," hits stores this week.
The long-rumored end to Charlie Minor's reign as president of Giant Records came Friday, the company announcing Minor's departure to open his own marketing and promotion company. The announcement…
The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers board has recommended the acousto-magnetic source tagging of EAS, ending a years-long debate on the anti-theft devices.