Online music company Napster moved close to being in the black last quarter but spooked investors with the surprising revelation that it lost subscribers, due in large part to its new free Web…
It has a new anchor and now, new music. CBS tapped two-time Academy Award winner James Horner to compose the theme music for Katie Couric's "Evening News," a majestic jingle that will, in time, be…
Danny Goldberg, who has sat at the helm of several record labels and most recently ran Air America Radio, has formed a music-based company called Gold Village Entertainment. Company eventually will…
Quincy Jones has been named DaimlerChrysler's 2006 "Behind the Lens" honoree.
The first album from former Destiny's Child singer LeToya Luckett debuted at No. 1 on the nation's album sales chart, selling 165,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
With the vendors outside Madison Square Garden peddling equal amounts of anti-Bush merchandise and bootleg Dixie Chicks gear, the mood was just as much political rally as concert. But thanks to some…
EMI Music has extended its license agreement with the Walt Disney Co.'s Buena Vista Music Group to cover Australia, New Zealand and Southeast Asia (excluding Japan and India).
The CW is teaming with McG, Jimmy Iovine and "America's Next Top Model" producer Ken Mok to launch "The Search for the Next Pussycat Doll." Net has ordered eight hourlong episodes of the project, a…
Not just an ampersand but a time warp seemed to separate Neil Young from Crosby, Stills and Nash at their Bowl debut Monday night. While Young performed songs from this year's "Living With War"…
After a turbulent time at its digital division, EMI Group is hoping a change in leadership does the trick. Company has tapped Universal Music's Barney Wragg to run its global digital biz.
Shakira and the Red Hot Chili Peppers top the nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards with seven each for "Hips Don't Lie" and "Dani California," respectively. Cabler's 23rd annual kudocast…