Record retailers will not be put out of business by the advent of the electronic superhighway, declared Sony Corp. president/CEO Michael Schulhof in his keynote address to the 36th annual National…
The popularity of country music exploded in 1993 and Sony Music's Nashville operations were there to collect.
If performers lined up for the Oscars are any indication, music and film are a match made in heaven. Bruce Springsteen and Neil Young will be doing honors on "Philadelphia," and Dolly Parton and…
Will the ever-increasing drone of the fast-approaching infomation highway, not to mention the buzz around new media marketing tools, be enough to effectively drown out the voice of radio?
New marketing trends sweeping the recording industry are expected to generate considerable debate at the 36th annual NARM convention in San Francisco March 18-22.
As expected, "Superunknown," the fourth album from Seattle grunge pioneers Soundgarden, enters the SoundScan album sales chart in the top position this week. According to figures provided by an…
Toni Braxton eclipsed Janet Jackson and Whitney Houston to win two awards Tuesday at the Soul Train Music Awards.
The American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers has named veteran Broadway composer Stephen Sondheim to its board, filling the void left by the death last January of Stanley Adams.
Bill Cosby has donated a building worth $ 1.8 million to theNational Council of Negro Women. The four-story building is in the fashionable northwest section of Washington, D.C. Cosby’s publicist…
Bob Pfeiffer replaced Peter Paterno as head of Disney-owned Hollywood Records , contrary to what was reported in a Music News item about Pfeiffer on March 1. Peter Philbin is president of Signal…
Tower Records has agreed to temporarily stop selling "On Stage With Eddie Fisher" after the singer's attorney claimed the compact discs were illegally recorded.