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'Doctor Zhivago' Musical to Close on Broadway

8 hours 29 min ago
The critically panned Broadway musical Doctor Zhivago is closing. Producers said Monday night the epic tale of five intertwined lovers set during the...

First Artists Partners Leaving to Form New Agency, Fortress Talent Management

Mon, 2015-05-04 21:19
Robert Messinger, a partner and owner at First Artists Management, the music agency representing such Oscar- and Golden Globe-winning composers as...

T-Wayne Talks Signing to 300 Entertainment, 'Nasty Freestyle' & Viral Success

Mon, 2015-05-04 16:53
For rapper T-Wayne, the Internet has been a giving meal ticket. The Texas native, who has steadily released music videos and dance clips to his...

Watch Justin Timberlake Play a Lime (Yes, a Lime) in a Tequila Commercial

Mon, 2015-05-04 16:03
Justin Timberlake just started promoting Sauza tequila, after selling his own 901 tequila brand to the company last year. Now, he's appearing in...

David Fincher's 1980s Music Video Comedy Nabs HBO Series Order

Mon, 2015-05-04 14:58
David Fincher is joining the power showrunner ranks. The two-time Oscar nominee (The Social Network, Benjamin Button) has landed a series order for...

Inside the New Royalty Split for 'Uptown Funk': Who Gets Paid What

Mon, 2015-05-04 13:02
Songwriting credits for "Uptown Funk!" went to four people initially: Ronson, Mars, Phillip Martin Lawrence and Jeffrey Bhasker. However, before the...

'American Idol' Winner Caleb Johnson Parts Ways With Interscope, Takes Label to Task

Mon, 2015-05-04 11:00
With his time as the reigning American Idol almost over, season 13 champ Caleb Johnson has a lot on his plate, including his first tour as a solo...

Spotify Reportedly Secures Goldman Sachs Funding Amidst Rumors of Apple Offensive

Mon, 2015-05-04 10:50
Reports of a massive injection of funding for Spotify have been bubbling up since January, the latest in a report from CNBC Friday night (the second...

Executive POV: Universal Music Group Nashville Chairman/CEO Mike Dungan on Breaking Kacey Musgraves, the Future of Bro Country and How Much a Hit Costs Now

Mon, 2015-05-04 10:25
On April 19, the Academy of Country Music Awards drew more than 70,000 fans to AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, and 15.8 million viewers ­(...

Kraftwerk Announce Fall North American Tour

Mon, 2015-05-04 08:00
After taking their talents to North America last spring, German electronic pioneers Kraftwerk are coming back for more. The group today (May 4)...

Blur's 'The Magic Whip' Cracks U.K. No. 1

Mon, 2015-05-04 06:06
Blur’s eighth studio album The Magic Whip (Parlophone/Warner Music) has become their sixth to reach No. 1 in the U.K.

Elton John Adds Australia To His 'All The Hits' Global Tour

Mon, 2015-05-04 03:03
Elton John has extended his worldwide tour to include a stretch of winery and arena dates across Australia.The Australia leg to Elton’s All The Hits...

'Blurred Lines' Judge Asked to Grant New Trial

Sun, 2015-05-03 13:42
The newest stage of the copyright battle over "Blurred Lines" has commenced with new motions being presented on Friday (May 1) in a fight that...

SurveyMonkey CEO and Sheryl Sandberg's Husband Dave Goldberg Dies Suddenly at Age 47

Sat, 2015-05-02 16:44
Dave Goldberg, the CEO of SurveryMonkey and husband of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, died on Friday night. He was 47. In a post on Saturday morning,...

Bill Withers Talks 'Blurred Lines' Verdict, Kardashian Family & More at ASCAP Expo

Sat, 2015-05-02 12:07
The sound bites flew fast and furious during ASCAP Expo's rollicking "Who Is He (And What Is He To You)" master class session featuring Bill Withers...

Billboard 200 Chart Moves: Luke Bryan's 'Party' Now His Biggest-Selling Album Ever

Fri, 2015-05-01 20:44
On the latest Billboard 200 chart (dated May 9), rock band Alabama Shakes scored its first No. 1 album as Sound & Color arrived in the top slot.

Duck, Duck, Close: 'Duck Dynasty' Musical Ending May 17 in Las Vegas

Fri, 2015-05-01 20:39
A flying duck in West Monroe, Louisiana, might have a longer life than the Duck Commander Musical, which debuted in Las Vegas two weeks ago. A...

Warner/Chappell's Jon Platt Looks Back Ahead of SESAC Pop Music Awards 'Visionary' Honor

Fri, 2015-05-01 20:18
At this year's SESAC Pop Music Awards that's being held Monday at the New York Public Library in Manhattan, Warner/Chappell North America president...

Josh Groban's 'Stages' Set for Top Five Debut on Billboard 200 Chart

Fri, 2015-05-01 19:55
Josh Groban is heading for his eighth top 10 album on the Billboard 200 chart with his new release Stages.

2015 Billboard Latin Music Awards Most-Watched Ever

Fri, 2015-05-01 19:50
Anchored by once-in-a-lifetime performances and multiple premieres and unique collaborations, the 2015 Billboard Latin Music Awards presented by...