EMI Group took a step closer to a sale of the company Thursday, when it announced that a number of shareholders had already agreed to a £2.4 billion ($4.79 billion) takeover by private equity company…
Online video specialist Roo Group has secured a deal to launch more than 100 bespoke video players for the various labels of Universal Music UK and their artists.
Glamour Magazine's Cindi Leive is publishing Mariane Pearl's coming book, "In Search of Hope: The Global Diaries of Mariane Pearl." Angelina Jolie, who portrays Mariane in the current "A Mighty…
Season windup at the Algonquin Hotel finds U.K. jazz thrush Claire Martin in her Oak Room debut skillfully traversing a heady jazz repertoire. Pert and alluring, she can swing and reveal the romantic…
By taking a country road instead of the Jersey Turnpike, Bon Jovi landed its first No. 1 album in 18 years. Bon Jovi's "Lost Highway" (Island/Mercury Nashville) sold 292,000 in the week ended Sunday…
Warner Music Entertainment, the video content division of Warner Music Intl., today announced the launch of Comedybox, a new online comedy channel.
Beyonce and Jennifer Hudson received two trophies each at the BET Awards held Tuesday night at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
Glen Brunman, longtime chief of Sony Music's soundtrack unit, has been named exec VP and head of creative at Warner Music Group's publishing company, Warner/Chappell Music.
Jay Frank, who was responsible for Yahoo's music programming, has joined CMT as senior vice president, music strategy.
Falling music sales in France hit composers and songwriters where it hurts last year as royalties declined for the first time since 1992 to e755.9 million ($1.018 billion), down a fractional 0.2%.
Wilco has garnered its fair share of kudos over the past decade and a half, but they've seldom been in contention for "feel-good show of the summer" honors -- a fact they remedied with gusto at this…