Arista Records posted U.S. sales of more than $ 220 million for calendar year 1993, making it the biggest year in the company's 18-year history.
Although handlers for singer Michael Jackson would like the public to forget about the sexual molestation allegations aimed at the pop star, Jackson's sister LaToya will again fuel the acrimonious…
Seattle grunge rockers Alice in Chains hit the top spot on the SoundScan album chart this week according to numbers obtained by an industry source. The Columbia band's acoustic "Jar of Flies" EP sold…
Sony Music Entertainment has joined the growing list of companies that have established earthquake relief funds for its employees.
FanFest '94, which is being called country music's largest fan-driven event, expects to make a donation of more than $ 1 million to L.A. earthquake relief, according to Zachary Taylor, chairman of…
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.