Zoo Entertainment has named three new exex in its marketing and promotion departments.
Geffen recording artist Peter Gabriel has signed with the William Morris Agency for representation in the U.S. and Canada, WMA announced yesterday.
Veteran concert promoter Jim Rissmiller has started a new firm, Concert Associates, in association with former director of UCLA campus activities service Roger Shepherd and commodities broker Randy…
Booming compact disc sales, a comeback by cassettes and the rise of country music and new stars helped U.S. record sales hit an all-time high of approximately $ 9 billion in 1992.
The harmony vocal quartet Boyz II Men's "End of the Road" was named R&B song of the year and the group won two other trophies at the 1993 Soul Train Music Awards Tuesday night. The suddenly…
A Sony Music executive boasted that every superstar in the giant distributor's family will issue product this year as the 35th annual National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers convention wrapped up…
Billy Ray Cyrus' "Some Gave All" on Mercury/Nashville was named the best-selling recording of the year last night to highlight the 1992 National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers' best-seller awards.
Kevin Costner, Whoopi Goldberg, Garth Brooks and the feature film "A Few Good Men" were double winners and the long-running hit series "Cheers" was given a "special tribute" at the 19th annual…
Garth Brooks will kick off a world tour in July, release a new album in September and appear in a TV special for NBC, the country music singer confirmed yesterday to Daily Variety.
The emergence of gospel music, the misperception of its lyrical content and the reluctance by retailers to support the genre were among the topics discussed during "Gospel Music: It's Not Just for…