Record companies and music publishers have asked the U.S. Copyright Office to approve a deal that would boost copyright royalties for songwriters and music publishers by hundreds of millions of…
At a time when the relationship between jazz and film is getting its due --- the Clint Eastwood-Lennie Niehaus connection explored at Carnegie Hall and the John Anson Ford Amphitheater, Rhino's new…
Hip-hop again tops the nation's album sales chart, as "Harlem World," the eagerly awaited disc from Mase was the best selling album with more than 272,000 copies sold.
From seemingly out of left field this summer came Chumbawamba, a self-described anarchist punk collective from Leeds, in the industrial north of England, whose drinking-and-dancing anthem…
Cinergi Pictures Entertainment chairman Andrew Vajna has "expressed interest" in buying the soundtrack to "Evita," Cinergi said in an SEC filing Wednesday.
Michael Bolton has been tapped to perform at the 19th Annual CableAce Awards ceremony Nov. 15 at the Wiltern Theatre, singing his song "Go the Distance" from the Disney animated feature "Hercules."
Perhaps the most energetic showman in hip-hop, Busta Rhymes hit the stage like a tornado and exited just as quickly, leaving a sold-out house of sweaty bodies in his wake. Fans seem satisfied by the…
Few artists have the clout to get their label chiefs ousted. Garth Brooks has done it twice.
The Fugees' "The Score" has become the best-selling rap album by a group and one of the industry's five best-selling rap/hip-hop discs, according to the October certifications released Monday by the…
Hollywood composer Michael Kamen has signed an exclusive contract with Decca, a Polygram record label.
At first, Mark Snow didn't know what to make of Chris Carter.