A battle between Universal Music and viral-video startup Veoh spilled into the public last week when Veoh filed a pre-emptive motion seeking judicial approval of its online-video practices.
Universal Music Group has now become the second major label to start selling its songs online without copy protection, but Apple isn't invited to the party.
On Aug. 8, the protean musician Benny Carter would have been 100 years old. Apparently, he intended to be around for that day but fell short by five years. The Hollywood Bowl nevertheless went ahead…
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Chicago rapper Common scored the first top record of his long career as his Geffen disc "Finding Forever" notched 155,000 sales in its first week out, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Warner Music Group said Tuesday its fiscal third-quarter loss widened as more people bought digital music, rather than CDs.
Beyonce and Justin Timberlake each nab seven nominations as the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards announce their nominees and performers during a joint TRL telecast from New York and Las Vegas on Tuesday…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has moved to ban mailings of all "recordings, sheet music (and) musicvideos of eligible songs or scores" to members.
Singer-songwriter Lee Hazlewood, best known for writing and producing "These Boots Are Made for Walkin'" for Nancy Sinatra, died of complications from kidney cancer Aug. 4 at his home in Henderson…
A talent to watch, the 24-year-old Grace Potter leads her ace band through their excellent third album, "This is Somewhere."
When venturing into the reunion tour arena, there are artists who embrace the notion of nostalgia and artists who, like it or not, have it thrust upon them.
She's arguably the most popular R&B singer in the world at the moment, so it's easy to understand why Beyonce Knowles would have the hubris to dub her current concert extravaganza "The Beyonce…