The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences has tapped recordings by Ray Charles, Thelonious Monk, the Beatles, Bessie Smith, the Boston Symphony and Enrico Caruso as inductees for its 20th…
Courtney Cobain, aka Courtney Love, the leader of Geffen recording artists Hole and wife of Nirvana leader Kurt Cobain, has sued Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and her doctor for allegedly leaking…
Irish rockers U2 and their multimedia "Zoo TV" tour led a concert industry that rebounded in 1992 after hitting bottom the previous year, an industry newsletter reported yesterday.
The Grand Ole Opry has been named the 1993 radio inductee into the National Assn. of Broadcaster's Broadcasting Hall of Fame.
With the release of its third album, the trio DC Talk has completed its musical development from a synthesized rap act to a fully realized rap/rock/soul/house carnival of styles and pop hooks.
IT LOOKS LIKE a schticky New Year's Eve 'round Hollywood. New York may have Times Square, Beverly Hills might offer champagne and fine dining, but for a raucous good time, not much can top the…
Whitney Houston's soundtrack to "The Bodyguard" has set a new SoundScan weekly sales record, selling just over 831,000 units for the week ending last Sunday to retain its position as the best-selling…
WHILE NOTHING CAN TRULY BE "EXPECTED" from an industry that releases thousands of new products each year and allows those items a shelf life of approximately a month to catch fire, 1992 will likely…
MTV has decided to launch MTV Japan on Thursday at 10 p.m. following a brief preview, the company said yesterday.
Liberty Records said last week its international sales have increased 109.5% in the past seven months.
HE'S NO ICE-T when it comes to controversy, but rapper Doc Mo She is encountering some of the same kind of pressure.