In New York: Bette Midler's annual"Hulaween" fund-raiser for her New York's Restoration Project Tuesday night was another triumph for Bette Midler who raised an incredible $2 million for the work…
In his Gotham club debut, Lorenzo Lamas acknowledged a comfortable career in action pics and TV soaps and shyly confessed, "Nothing is as frightening as this." Michael Feinstein heard Lamas sing at…
Gospel singer Kirk Franklin has teamed with producer-writer Bobby Smith Jr. and producer-casting director Robi Reed to form Fo Yo Soul Film & Television, focusing on inspirational projects.
OK Go is arguably the first band broken by YouTube -- a few months back, links for their video for "Here It Goes Again" (from their sophomore Capitol album, "Oh No"), featuring the band in a cleverly…
Wynton Marsalis turned up at Disney Hall Monday night, leading his quintet of like-minded musicians, backing the lustrous-voiced young singer Jennifer Sanon, keeping his vaunted horn skills in shape…
Paramount will release Martin Scorsese's documentary on the Rolling Stones, which he began shooting this week. Movie is financed by Steve Bing's Shangri-La Entertainment and longtime Stones tour…
Fremantle Media Enterprises has signed an exclusive first-look deal with cult U.K. music docu helmer Don Letts. Pact gives FME rights to develop and exploit program ideas created by Letts across TV…
EMI Music has expanded its deal with the Dean Martin estate to take over the licensing of Martin's name, image and likeness in addition to his music.
VH1 Classic is betting that the artistic well has not run dry for the 1970s and '80s artists that fill the channel's video rotation: The MTV Network is expanding its VH1 Classics record label to…
VH1 has greenlit six primetime firstrun series for the first quarter, all reality shows dealing with music celebrities ranging from Queen Latifah and Jeff Timmons to Irv Gotti and Cisco Adler.
EMI's Marty Bandier, the exec credited with turning the company's publishing biz into a revenue powerhouse, is ankling the diskery.