What Ricky Martin offers up at this point in his long career is pure Las Vegas, 110 minutes of splashy, non-stop, choreographed entertainment. The tatted-up Puerto Rican native is every inch the…
Rock 'n' roll has always been the preserve of the young but all that maychange as wrinkly rockers the Zimmers shake up the status quo in Blighty. The 40-strong Zimmers -- whose lead singer is 90 and…
Google spent last week bragging about everything it's doing to make YouTube a friendly partner for content owners, while bad-mouthing one of the very biggest such owners.
Andrew Hill, the jazz pianist and composer heralded as the next Thelonious Monk in the early 1960s who created adventurous and groundbreaking music up until his death, died early Friday morning in…
Music marketing exec Angela Pittman died of cancer April 11 in Los Angeles. She was 38. She most recently worked as a marketing consultant for Hidden Beach Recordings.
If any contemporary artist could write a textbook entry on how to maintain a successful career without appearing to be trying, it's Norah Jones. Having used her multi-platinum debut as a springboard…
Johnta Austin and Jermaine Dupri shared songwriter of the year honors and EMI Music Publishing picked up the publisher of the year trophy at the 24th annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards, held Wednesday at…
David Torn is one of the more difficult modern musicians to pigeonhole, what with his forays into ambient sounds, world jazz and electronic dissonance -- a combination that's kept him under the…
Crooner Don Ho, who entertained tourists for decades wearing raspberry-tinted sunglasses and singing the catchy signature tune "Tiny Bubbles," died Saturday morning of heart failure. He was 76.
On the heels of a disastrous first quarter, music retail continues to lay an egg. In a 32% slide from the same week a year earlier, the CD business saw 37 of the 38 holdovers in the top 40 post…