Forging forward in the realm of rock 'n' roll hasn't exactly been on the front burner of Elton John's creative stove over the past few years. But with his 60th birthday on the horizon, the piano…
Bandleader and bassist Christian McBride did his homework well and had an 18-piece, brass-heavy band ready to re-create James Brown's 1970 big-band odyssey "Soul on Top" at the Bowl Wednesday. The…
The Metropolitan Opera has inked a deal to simulcast six opera perfs in several hundred movie theaters in the U.S., Canada and Europe. Exhibs are high on the idea of using digital distribution to…
Bob Dylan secured his first No. 1 album in 30 years as his "Modern Times" (Columbia) sold 192,000 copies in the week ended Sunday. Dylan's 31st studio album -- and 44th overall -- posted his biggest…
Impala, the Euro indie music org that recently got the European Union to reconsider its OK of the Sony Music-BMG merger, was quick to object to Wednesday's sale of BMG Music Publishing to Universal…
Steven Spielberg, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Dolly Parton, Smokey Robinson and conductor Zubin Mehta have been selected to receive this year's Kennedy Center Honors, the center said Wednesday.
Vivendi subsidiary Universal Music Group (UMG) today signed an agreement to purchase Bertelsmann's BMG Music Publishing Group for EUR1.63 billion ($2 billion).
EMI Music Publishing has become the first major publisher to license its music and lyrics to SpiralFrog for its advertising-supported download service.
Arctic Monkeys won the British Mercury Music Prize, an award for albums by Brit musicians, on Tuesday night. The Sheffield-based band made history this year when its album "Whatever People Say I Am…
Paul Schmidman has been named chief operating officer of CenterStaging Corp., where he will manage the company's online portal, rehearsals.com. Schmidman will lead and manage the development and…
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.7M Cumulative:$167.1M Disney 36.50%
Rio 22Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$46.3M Fox 59.74%
Draft Day3Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$11.9M Lionsgate / Summit 43.09%