With the news that Barbra Streisand is considering taking her act on the road for the first time in more than two decades (Daily Variety, Jan. 3), concert promoters nationwide are clamoring to land…
Whitney Houston has been tapped to receive the Award of Merit during the American Music Awards ceremonies at the Shrine Auditorium Feb. 7.
The “Biker Mice From Mars” soundtrack album, reported in a story Tuesday, will be released in February by Gasoline Alley Records, which is distributed by MCA.
Nirvana has been credited with awakening a dormant rock 'n' roll market and inspiring a new subculture, fashion and musical category, grunge. But the band was not quite so inspiring this night at the…
The annual holiday sales spike has once again pumped up year-end sales certifications, according to the Recording Industry Assn. of America, which released its December roundup on Thursday.
Holiday business was up 8.9% for the nation's music retailers, according to the 11th annual marketplace survey by Los Angeles-based Macey Lipman Marketing, released Thursday.
Top 40 stations, radio's whipping boy for the past few years, experienced a significant resurgence in 1993 attributable in part to numbers. After scores of stations changed to country and adult…
Barbra Streisand can lend the proper panache to just about anything, from a presidential inauguration bash to a Brooklyn bris. On Friday she was given the unenviable task of ushering in the largest…
While Barbra Streisand is practicing scales for her New Year's Eve bash at the MGM Grand Hotel, 12 U.S. congresswomen are asking the singer to meet with former cocktail waitresses for MGM Grand Inc…
The legal troubles of Michael Jackson grew with the filing of a lawsuit by a charitable organization alleging the entertainer, a licensing company and three law firms interfered with an agreement to…