Armed with a songbook unblemished by age or decades of wear and tear, Stevie Wonder's first touring show in a dozen years is a superbly executed celebration of the singer's artistic heyday in the…
Broadway and TV thesp Linda Lavin slipped into Gotham town this week for an all-too-brief two-night turn at jazz boite Birdland. With a strong and expressive voice and alluring stage presence, Lavin…
Universal Music Group is shuttering the recorded music division at Sanctuary in the U.K., as the world's biggest music group moves ahead with its plan to exploit its new acquisition's management…
Kathryn Williams' ability to fly under the radar -- despite releasing six critically acclaimed albums, one of which earned her a nomination for Britain's prestigious Mercury Prize back in 2001 -- is…
Luciano Pavarotti, who has pancreatic cancer, was in "very serious" condition, the Italian news agency AGI reported Wednesday.
Apple unveiled a new line of iPods and slashed the price of its iPhone in advance of what Steve Jobs is obviously hoping will be a huge holiday season.
Disney's "High School Musical 2" soundtrack held onto the top position on the nation's album sales chart for the third consecutive week, selling 210,000 copies in the week ended Sunday.
Troubled diva Amy Winehouse put in the performance of the night at Tuesday's Nationwide Mercury Music Prize in London, but it wasn't enough to prevent the awards jury naming the Klaxons as this…
Neil Portnow, who took over the Recording Academy five years ago following the turbulent reign of C. Michael Greene, has been upped to prexy-CEO and given a four-year contract extension.
A new front on the content wars may be opening when Congress holds its first hearing specifically into media "stereotypes and degradation" of women -- particularly African- American women -- later…
Bob Dylan dominated the Venice Film Festival on Tuesday as Todd Haynes' biopic "I'm Not There" split critics but set off a praise wave for the singer-songwriter on the Lido.
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