Tensions are escalating between the powerful handlers of publicity-shy movie and music stars and the studios and record labels looking to use those stars to promote their projects.
The annual holiday sales spike has once again pumped up year-end sales certifications, according to the Recording Industry Assn. of America, which released its December roundup on Thursday.
Nirvana has been credited with awakening a dormant rock 'n' roll market and inspiring a new subculture, fashion and musical category, grunge. But the band was not quite so inspiring this night at the…
Barbra Streisand can lend the proper panache to just about anything, from a presidential inauguration bash to a Brooklyn bris. On Friday she was given the unenviable task of ushering in the largest…
Holiday business was up 8.9% for the nation's music retailers, according to the 11th annual marketplace survey by Los Angeles-based Macey Lipman Marketing, released Thursday.
Top 40 stations, radio's whipping boy for the past few years, experienced a significant resurgence in 1993 attributable in part to numbers. After scores of stations changed to country and adult…
While Barbra Streisand is practicing scales for her New Year's Eve bash at the MGM Grand Hotel, 12 U.S. congresswomen are asking the singer to meet with former cocktail waitresses for MGM Grand Inc…
The legal troubles of Michael Jackson grew with the filing of a lawsuit by a charitable organization alleging the entertainer, a licensing company and three law firms interfered with an agreement to…
The Beach Boys' "Good Vibrations," Tony Bennett's "I Left My Heart in San Francisco" and four other recordings were named to the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences' Hall of Fame.
With no new album to push, Barry Manilow is touring with what he calls his "Greatest Hits" package. The two-hour show is wall-to-wall bestsellers with one odd but effective digression; it's Manilow…
Beach Boys lead singer Mike Love has sued the law firm of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher for "willfully" suppressing information about a potential claim he could have made for song royalties.
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