The annual year-end purge of acts by record labels has begun, with such names as Kenny Rogers, Black Sabbath, Emmylou Harris and Sister Souljah among the list of victims for late 1992.
Barbra Streisand has, as expected, reached an agreement in principle with Sony Corp. that will give the star a contract extension with Sony Music and an overall development and production deal at…
CHRISTMAS RELEASES are dominating the upper reaches of this week's Billboard Top 200. Holiday collections from A&M's Amy Grant, Columbia's Neil Diamond and Liberty's Garth Brooks and A&M's second "A…
Reba McEntire--the Queen of Country Music? "I've always hated being called that," says the MCA/Nashville recording artist. "As far as I'm concerned, there's only one queen, and that's Kitty Wells."
ASCAP will begin processing songwriter and publisher royalties from the sale of new digital technologies, ASCAP prez Morton Gould announced Friday.
Country superstar Garth Brooks roped in seven trophies at the 1992 Billboard Music Awards last night, including best pop artist and country singles artist. The Irish rock band U2 captured five…
Rolling Stone magazine and Time Life Music are joining forces to produce a seven-CD or cassette package, "The Rolling Stone Collection: 25 Years of Essential Rock."
A television version of prominent rhythm & blues nitery R&B Live will likely emerge next year, according to one of its principals.
Gospel singer Tramaine Hawkins has sued rap singer Hammer for allegedly reneging on an oral agreement to pay her royalties for recording lead vocals on the song "Do Not Pass Me By."
MCA Records said yesterday it has already posted more than $ 300 million in domestic sales, making 1992 the best year in the company's history.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%