Shares in Napster shot up 8% Friday, as the struggling digital musicstore signed a deal with AOL that could give it up to 350,000 new subscribers.
EMI is expected to announce a restructuring today that will result in the ankling of two senior execs, Alain Levy and David Munns. Eric Nicoli, chairman of the London-based music distrib, is expected…
Beyonce, the Dixie Chicks, Gnarls Barkley and the Red Hot Chili Peppers will perform at the Grammy Awards, set for Feb. 11 at Staples Center.
European Union antitrust regulators Thursday delayed until June 1 a deadline to rule on Universal Music Group's plans to buy BMG Music Publishing for about $2.09 billion. They did not say why they…
Sony BMG has merged its U.S. sales company with its Global Digital Business group and handed the keys to group prexy Thomas Hesse.
In New York: How about this for the plot of a novel? Famously unpleasant woman is called "the most hotheaded, ruthless woman" in publishing. She physically and verbally abuses her staff. She is…
In one of the worst musical sales weeks in recent years, only two albums posted gains in the top 100: Damien Rice's "9" (Warner) and Mos Def's "True Magic" (Geffen).
It will take some tough love, strong negotiating skills and brazen self-confidence, but if he's got smarts, Justin Timberlake will fire many of the people who helped him assemble his "FutureSex/Love…
Steven Maglio, a big guy and a big lusty baritone, opened at the intimate Carnegie Club with "Sinatra: Remembering the Sands," a hardy nod to the Ol' Blue Eyes of the '60s. Maglio focused on the…
The childhood home of Ringo Starr may soon house a major new museum in Liverpool. Originally scheduled for demolition by the Liverpool City Council, Beatles fans protested the destruction of the…
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Heaven is for Real1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$3.7M Sony / TriStar 0.00%
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$170.6M Disney -25.44%
Rio 23Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$49.3M Fox -28.83%