Miramax has postponed until March 11 the release of “You So Crazy” pending appeal of the Martin Lawrence comedy concert pic’s NC-17 rating. Film was to have opened Feb. 25, but the ratings board…
A Texas court ruled Wednesday that K-Tel Intl. Inc. is the sole owner of vintage copyrights and master recordings of Dominion Records, best known as the record label of Chubby Checker. The court also…
A Denver Federal court jury ruled Tuesday that pop star Michael Jackson did not steal the hit song "Dangerous" from a local songwriter.
Promising to become the C-SPAN of jazz music, WorldJazz Inc. will start a 24 -hour TV channel devoted exclusively to the popular genre.
Bruce Springsteen, nominated for an original-song Oscar for his "Streets of Philadelphia" from TriStar's "Philadelphia," makes his Oscarcast debut when he performs the tune on this year's Academy…
Whitney Houston and Stevie Wonder will be among the honorees at the annual National Assn. of Black Owned Broadcasters' communications awards dinner March 24 at D.C.'s Sheraton Washington Hotel.
Michael Jackson surprised spectators in a Denver court Monday when he testified in a copyright infringement case brought by a budding songwriter who claims Jackson stole her version of "Dangerous."
The state of the American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers and its long-term goals will be among the topics discussed at the org's annual membership meeting, to be held Wednesday at the…
After years of being told, "That girl and her piano aren't going to make it," and a failed debut record ("Y Kant Tori Read") that seemed to confirm that theory, a devastated Tori Amos slowly crawled…