Boston Red Sox

  1. David Ortiz, Red Sox MVP, to Produce Pop Culture and Baseball Show for MTV

    November 11, 2013 9:31 AM EST As if winning the World Series MVP wasn't enough, Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is becoming a producer of his own MTV television show. MTV Networks and Major League Baseball said Monday they are collaborating on a weekly 30-episode ser ...

  2. Neil Diamond To Donate 'Sweet Caroline' Royalties to Boston Charity

    April 25, 2013 1:05 AM EDT Neil Diamond will donate royalties from "Sweet Caroline," a top-5 hit that has been played at every Boston Red Sox home game for more than a decade, to the charity supporting victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. The veteran crooner ...

  3. Jason Aldean To Play First Country Concert at Boston's Fenway

    October 18, 2012 12:01 PM EDT Jason Aldean will be making history at one of baseball's most historic sites. Aldean will be the first country music star to play a concert at Fenway Park, the iconic home of the Boston Red Sox. The July 13 appearance will be the initial stop ...

  4. 9/11: The Music Business Remembers

    September 09, 2011 1:10 PM EDT It was a magnificent, late-summer morning in New York on Sept. 11, 2001. There wasn't a cloud in the sky. The Yankees were atop the American League East with a 13-game lead over the second-place Boston Red Sox. The top box-office draws were P ...

  5. ReverbNation Users Offered New Licensing Options

    September 29, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Artist using the DIY marketing and promotional platform ReverbNation now have the chance to get their music licensed for movies, TV, videogames and other types of productions thanks to a deal with APM Music. APM is the production library joint ven ...

  6. Jay-Z Vs. Big Papi In Nightclub Name Lawsuit

    April 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Jay-Z and a business partner are suing slugger David Ortiz, claiming the Boston Red Sox star named his Dominican nightclub after the mogul's chain of 40/40 clubs. The lawsuit, filed Thursday (April 16) in Manhattan Federal Court, accuses Orti ...

  7. Video: Dr. Dre Unveils Boston Red Sox Themed Headphones

    April 05, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Dr. Dre and Interscope chief Jimmy Iovine were unlikely guests at Fenway Park Sunday night as Major League Baseball kicked off its season with a game between the Red Sox and Yankees. Dre and Iovine were on hand - donned in Red Sox jerseys - to unv ...

  8. CBS To Flip Format Of Influential Rock Station WBCN

    July 15, 2009 12:00 AM EDT When iconic radio station WBCN (104.1 FM) flips formats Aug. 13 it will mark the first time since Lyndon Johnson's presidency that the station will be missing from the Boston rock radio landscape. For more than 40 years WBCN helped define loc ...

  9. Neil Diamond To Perform At Fenway Park

    April 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Neil Diamond will perform in concert this summer at Fenway Park in Boston. The singer made the announcement in a big-screen broadcast at the Boston Red Sox home opener yesterday (April 8), during the traditional eighth-inning sing-along of his Swe ...

  10. Red Sox's 'Dice-K' Pitches New Album

    June 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Boston Red Sox pitcher Daisuke "Dice-K" Matsuzaka will release an album of his favorite songs next month. "Music From the Mound" will be in stores July 17, EMI Music Marketing said Tuesday. The CD features a compilation of Mats ...

  11. 50 Cent To Promote Reebok's GXT II

    June 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT In the latest marriage of music and sports, 50 Cent has partnered with Reebok to help promote its men's cross trainer, GXT II. The Shady/Aftermath/Interscope rapper appears in a new Reebok TV ad, "Str In the latest marriage of music and ...

  12. Jimmy Buffett Shows Likely For Fenway Park

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Officials for the Boston Red Sox confirm to Billboard.biz that they are moving forward on organizing concerts Sept. 10 and 12 at Fenway Park. While they would not confirm the artist involved, it is wi Officials for the Boston Red Sox confirm to Bi ...