Senior VP of marketing and communications Manfred Westphal, who oversaw campaigns for Fremantle properties "American Idol," "X Factor" and "The Price is Right," is leaving the company after five years.
Moments before high winds caused the stage collapse at the Indiana State Fair Saturday night, Sugarland -- who were about to perform -- were escorted underground by the band’s tour manager who, according to a source, “decided to hold everyone back from going on stage for a few minutes to see what the weather would do -- a decision that probably saved our lives.”
Atlantic Records and Warner Music Nashville have revealed the complete track listing for the "Footloose" film’s soundtrack, in which Blake Shelton puts a country twist on the title song, originally made famous by Kenny Loggins. Zac Brown, Cee Lo Green and The Smashing Pumpkins also contribute to the album.
David Foster is set to take the top spot at esteemed jazz label Verve. The producer-composer-songwriter has worked with Josh Groban, Michael Buble and Andrea Bocelli and won 15 Grammys. The verve Music Group includes imprints GRP and Impulse, which is home to John Coltrane's catalog among many other legendary jazz recordings.