R&B performer-songwriter Ne-Yo hit the top slot on the nation's album sales chart in the week ended Sunday, selling 251,000 copies of "Because of You" (Def Jam), according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Elvis Costello is pumping up yet another re-release of his catalog, performing in 10 cities this month and doing a concert that will be streamed on the Web following his appearance on "The Late Show…
Paybox Foxtel has secured rights to Al Gore's Live Earth concert Down Under, the first in a series of events aimed to raise awareness of climate change. July 7 concert in Sydney will feature a…
Warner Music Group lost $27 million, or 19¢ per share, in the three months ended March 31, compared with a loss of $7 million, or 5¢ per share, a year ago.
Vegas, London and the Bible. It's the answer to the question of how Prince plans to spend the bulk of 2007. He will perform 21 shows in London at the O2 Arena beginning Aug. 1.
The 50th Grammy Awards will be held Feb. 10 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, seven months before the Grammy Museum opens at the entertainment complex across the street from the arena. In addition…
Warner Music Group will eliminate 400 positions worldwide over the next year, but keep its headcount about the same as it creates new jobs to bulk up growth areas. The music distrib will announce the…
The inaugural H&M High Line Festival kicks off Wednesday and will take place in venues near New York City's High Line -- the 1930s elevated rail structure that will open to the public in 2008…
"Australian Idol" judge Marcia Hines will be inducted into the Oz record industry Hall of Fame on July 16. American-born Hines moved Down Under in the 1970s, when she was offered a role in the stage…
Having made the most universal -- and focused -- album of his young career, Bright Eyes leader Conor Oberst is making the bold, and necessary, leap into a clear position of power.