Carmen McRae, Louie Bellson and Ahmad Jamal were named "masters of jazz" Monday, joining 37 other musicians honored with that designation by the National Endowment for the Arts over the last 13 years.
The Remainders, an all-star band of popular writers who moonlight as musicians, will get another 15 minutes of fame with the homevideo release of their seminal performance at last year's American…
In a surprise move, singer Janet Jackson has left publicity firm Levine-Schneider, taking her trade to the New York office of Rogers & Cowan.
It was another big holiday week for the nation's music retailers as superstar releases fueled an across-the-board sales bonanza.
The NFL couldn't land Garth Brooks, so they did the next best thing by tapping four of country music's hottest acts to perform during Super Bowl XXVIII's halftime ceremonies.
The son of a man killed by followers of Charles Manson said Geffen Records has agreed to turn over any royalties earned by a Manson song on the Guns N' Roses album "The Spaghetti Incident?"
MoJazz, the jazz imprint of Motown, will kick off its first anniversary celebration with a taped-for-TV event as part of the grand opening festivities of the House of Blues club in New Orleans.