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.
Diane Sokolow, Linda Ellerbee, Nora Ephron and Kay Koplovitz will be the recipients of Muse Awards at the annual "New York Women in Film" awards luncheon on today.
The annual year-end purge of acts by record labels has begun, with such names as Kenny Rogers, Black Sabbath, Emmylou Harris and Sister Souljah among the list of victims for late 1992.
Columbia recording artist Mariah Carey copped six nominations to lead contenders for the 20th annual American Music Awards. Nomination were announced yesterday at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Barbra Streisand has, as expected, reached an agreement in principle with Sony Corp. that will give the star a contract extension with Sony Music and an overall development and production deal at…
Reba McEntire--the Queen of Country Music? "I've always hated being called that," says the MCA/Nashville recording artist. "As far as I'm concerned, there's only one queen, and that's Kitty Wells."
ASCAP will begin processing songwriter and publisher royalties from the sale of new digital technologies, ASCAP prez Morton Gould announced Friday.
CHRISTMAS RELEASES are dominating the upper reaches of this week's Billboard Top 200. Holiday collections from A&M's Amy Grant, Columbia's Neil Diamond and Liberty's Garth Brooks and A&M's second "A…
Country superstar Garth Brooks roped in seven trophies at the 1992 Billboard Music Awards last night, including best pop artist and country singles artist. The Irish rock band U2 captured five…
MCA Records said yesterday it has already posted more than $ 300 million in domestic sales, making 1992 the best year in the company's history.