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  1. Warner Music Group, Eagles Considering Legal Action Against Frank Ocean

    March 01, 2012 1:00 PM EST The rumblings surrounding Frank Ocean's "Hotel California"-sampling track "American Wedding" off his 2011 debut mixtape nostalgia, Ultra have gotten much louder today, as a representative for The Eagles issued a statement ...

  2. Is 'I Will Always Love You' the Most Enduring Song of the Last 50 Years?

    February 28, 2012 7:53 AM EST Never mind Whitney or Dolly. Fans might mean it more when singing, 'I will always love you.' As previously reported, the late Whitney Houston's signature ballad "I Will Always Love You" jumps 7-3 on the current Billboard H ...

  3. Adele's '21' Marks 11th Week At No. 1 On Billboard 200

    July 27, 2011 11:00 AM EDT As Adele's "21" heads back to No. 1 on the Billboard 200 for an 11th nonconsecutive week (up two slots with 77,000, according to Nielsen SoundScan; a gain of 1%), the late Amy Winehouse returns to the top 10 with "Back to Black ...

  4. Amy Winehouse's Billboard U.S. Chart History

    July 23, 2011 6:29 PM EDT Amy Winehouse, who died on Saturday, had a strong history on Billboard U.S. charts despite releasing just two albums -- the Grammy-winning "Back to Black" and her 2003 debut, "Frank" -- during her career. "Back to Black&qu ...

  5. Lady Antebellum Poised To Smash Sales Expectations

    January 29, 2010 12:00 AM EST We already know it's all-but-certain Lady Antebellum's sophomore album "Need You Now" is headed for a No. 1 debut next week on the Billboard 200 chart, but now it's looking like the album is going to sell more than origina ...

  6. Quincy Jones To Remake 'We Are The World' For Haiti

    January 21, 2010 12:00 AM EST Quincy Jones and Lionel Richie are planning a massive 25th anniversary re-recording of "We Are the World." The timing couldn't be better, sadly enough. The duo is summoning lots and lots of talent from Grammy weekend to stay an extr ...

  7. Italian Publishing, Label Exec Gramitto Ricci Dies

    January 07, 2009 12:00 AM EST Giuseppe Gramitto Ricci, who was an important figure in Italian recording and publishing during the post-war era, passed away in Milan on Jan. 5 at the age of 87. Gramitto Ricci, who was born in Palermo, Sicily in 1921, joined the management of th ...

  8. Kanye, Aretha, Obama Win Early Grammys

    February 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST The 50th anniversary Grammy Awards actually started in the middle of the day today (Feb. 10), with 100 awards handed out in the pre-telecast portion of the event. Kanye West, who leads the field with eight nominations, took home three during the p ...

  9. Simon Re-Ups With Universal Publishing

    October 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Legendary songwriter Paul Simon has renewed his worldwide publishing administration deal outside North America with Universal Music Publishing Group. Universal will be administering the catalog as well as future works of the 14-time Grammy Award w ...

  10. Arctic Monkeys, The Killers Slay At Brit Awards

    February 14, 2007 12:00 AM EST With two trophies apiece, the Arctic Monkeys and the Killers slayed the competition at the Brit Awards tonight (Feb. 14) in London. The Monkeys won British group and British album for their U.K. smash "Whatever People Say I Am, That's Wh ...

  11. Robbie's 'Rudebox' Holds Top Spot In Europe

    November 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST An unchanged top three on European Top 100 Albums sees Robbie Williams start a second week at No. 1 with "Rudebox" (Chrysalis). It drops 1-2 in the United Kingdom, where sales fell by two-thirds on an An unchanged top three on European T ...

  12. Robbie's 'Rudebox' Holds Top Spot In Europe

    November 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST An unchanged top three on European Top 100 Albums sees Robbie Williams start a second week at No. 1 with "Rudebox" (Chrysalis). It drops 1-2 in the United Kingdom, where sales fell by two-thirds on an An unchanged top three on European T ...

  13. Italy's SIAE Elects New Prez

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Italian collecting society SIAE has elected a new president, Giorgio Assumma. MILAN -- Italian collecting society SIAE has elected a new president, Giorgio Assumma. Assumma, a 70-year-old lawyer who specializes in entertainment-related issues, won ...

  14. Italy's SIAE Prez Resigns

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Franco Migliacci, president of Italian collecting society SIAE, resigned May 11, effective immediately. The society will be run by an interim president, Silvano Gauriso, who is one of the five members MILAN -- Franco Migliacci, president of Italia ...

  15. Migliacci Splits With Italy's SIAE

    May 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Franco Migliacci, president of Italian collecting society SIAE, resigned yesterday (May 11) with immediate effect. Franco Migliacci, president of Italian collecting society SIAE, resigned yesterday (May 11) with immediate effect. The society will ...