Unparalleled in his ability to construct a single story out new and catalog material, Bruce Springsteen made his first night in New York a two-chapter look at faith and disillusionment peppered with…
Melancholy songwriter Nick Cave has been announced as a surprise late addition to the Australian Recording Industry Assn. (Aria) Awards, which takes place Oct. 28 in Sydney's Acer Arena. He will be…
OUR FAVORITE singing/dancing/glamour-puss/Oscar-winner/survivor and genuinely nice human being, Cher, has been lying low recently. This is nothing new. For all the flamboyance of her image, she is a…
As rock icons go, Jimi Hendrix is pretty much on a massive pedestal all by himself if you consider the number of guitarists and bands who have tried to assume -- most unsuccessfully -- his very large…
Detroit rapper Kid Rock scored the first No. 1 of his career, selling 172,000 copies of his "Rock N Roll Jesus" (Atlantic) in the week ended Sunday, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Wanna be the first to score a copy of the Spice Girls greatest-hits album? You'll have to go through Victoria's Secret to get it.
Apple is lowering the prices of songs it sells online without copy protection to 99¢ from $1.29, a company spokeswoman said Tuesday.
News Corp.'s MySpace and Sony BMG Music Entertainment have partnered to allow the streaming of musicvideos on the social networking website.
Longtime record exec and former Daily Variety music editor Joseph Corbett (Corb) Donohue Jr. died Oct. 5 in San Clemente, Calif., after a long battle with cancer. He was 66.
Veteran South African singer Miriam Makeba, who worked with Harry Belafonte in the early 1960s creating classics such as "The Click Song" and "Pata Pata," is taking legal action against the South…
A venerable charity celebrated its 125th anniversary by inviting its president up onstage to sing a few songs. That could have been a recipe for a not-so-enchanting evening. But the Actors Fund is a…
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