Record retailer Wherehouse Entertainment has dropped its lawsuit against CEMA Distribution following the distrib's announcement Thursday that it had agreed to resume cooperative advertising with…
Irish rock band U2 has been added to the talent lineup of the MTV Video Music Awards Sept. 2 at the Universal Amphitheatre.
The Kids Are Alright II: Former Who lead singer Roger Daltrey has signed with Continuum Records for a solo album and with BMG Kidz-Zoom Express for a children's disc. The latter, "The Man in the Moon…
As the media feeding frenzy over the accusations aimed at Michael Jackson continued for a third day, the singer's record label and tour sponsor are privately concerned that even if the pop star is…
Proving once again the immense popularity of hard-core hip-hop music, the debut album from Rap-a-Lot/Priority rapper Scarface entered the SoundScan sales chart at a lofty No. 7.
Michael Jackson said he is confident the Los Angeles Police Dept.'s criminal investigation that included searches of his homes over the weekend will clear him of any wrongdoing.
Famous Music, the music publishing arm of Paramount, has restructured its Nashville division and tapped two new executives to helm operations.
MTV viewer favorites Madonna and Pearl Jam have been added to the list of performers for the 1993 MTV Video Music Awards to be held Sept. 2 at the Universal Amphitheatre.
Atlantic Records has promoted Val Azzoli to exec VP/general manager of the label, according to co-chairman/co-CEO Doug Morris. Azzoli, formerly the label's seniorVP/general manager, will continue to…
Los Angeles Police Dept. investigators searched homes over the weekend owned by pop star Michael Jackson as part of a criminal investigation involving the singer.