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.
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.
When Flipper bassist Will Shatter died of a heroin overdose in 1987, the underground San Francisco foursome called it quits. It was an untimely demise for a band that, with two live and two studio…
SO YOU WANNA do business in Nashville? Get in line. With country music's surging record sales and rising presence in film and TV, the rush is on to mine Music City while it's hot.
HE'S NO ICE-T when it comes to controversy, but rapper Doc Mo She is encountering some of the same kind of pressure.
Barbra Streisand has struck a long-term producing, directing and acting deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment's Columbia Pictures, as expected, and, at the same time, extended her pact with Sony…
Giant Records' Nashville division has signed Kenny Rogers to a new, long-term deal, the company confirmed yesterday.
The ABC network is working on a deal with Paul McCartney in which the ex-Beatle would become a spokesman for the network, music industry executives said.