Tony Bennett may have left his heart in San Francisco in 1962, but the National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers has invited him back to retrieve it, tapping the silky crooner to perform at its 36th…
Attorneys for Bertelsmann Music Group filed a lawsuit Monday, seeking more than $ 6 million in damages from an insurance company that allegedly denied coverage and refused to pay attorneys to defend…
Believing that the one thing missing in the spoken-word genre has been a full-fledged record label, Imago Recording Co. has pacted with NuYo Records to give poets an outlet for their wares.
MCA Music Publishing posted record-breaking U.S. revenues last year, benefiting from deals with songwriters and producer-songwriters signed to the label, many of whom are seeing their first big hits.
Janet Jackson and Toni Braxton copped four nominations each Tuesday to lead contenders for the eighth annual Soul Train Music Awards.
Warner Bros. Records has terminated its joint venture with Prince's Paisley Park Records, leaving many of the label's acts and execs in limbo.
Blockbuster albums are back in style, judging by the January sales certifications by the Recording Industry Assn. of America.
Private Music has been acquired by the Bertelsmann Music Group, giving the niche record label the financial and marketing support of a major, but without the headaches.
ABC will seek to expand its weekly "ABC in Concert" latenight franchise with an hourlong country-music version of the show that will be scheduled through the summer opposite "Saturday Night Live" at…
Giving new meaning to the buzz phrase "free your mind," MTV will launch its first spoken-word tour, spotlighting the work of three top poets.