MTV Latin America has hired Manuel Sosa as senior VP and general manager.
With a newly renegotiated recording contract in hand, Billy Ray Cyrus can now turn his attention to the June 22 release of his sophomore Mercury/Nashville album, "It Won't Be the Last," a title…
Gospel singer Marion Williams and public radio pioneer William H. Siemering are among 13 women and 18 men sharing in $ 9.2 million in so-called "genius grants" from the John D. and Catherine T…
Tiffani-Amber Thiessen will reprise her role from Saturday-morning series "Saved by the Bell" on the prime time spinoff "Saved by the Bell: The College Years," joining former series regulars Mario…
Arista Records has reshuffled its promotion department, upping several key exex.
The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers, responding to several months of debate among its members, has announced a research project on the impact of used compact disc sales in the marketplace…
Capella Intl.'s "The Last Tattoo" has wrapped principal photography after 10 weeks in Wellington, N.Z.
Madonna's Maverick Television Co. has entered into a wide-ranging arrangement with the ABC network and ABC Prods. to develop and produce all forms of television, including series, longform…
David Crosby, Kenny Loggins and Chris Hillman & the Desert Rose Band will perform an acoustic concert June 27 at the Ventura Theatre. Event benefits opponents of a proposed landfill.
With only a few glitches, and some undeniable musical and emotional peaks -- Wynton Marsalis on Saturday, Dr. John and Les McCann/Eddie Harris on Sunday -- the 1993 Playboy Jazz Festival smoothly ran…