Johnny Hallyday

  1. BMG Rights Management Acquires Francis Dreyfus Music

    May 30, 2012 10:44 AM EDT BMG Rights Management has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Francis Dreyfus Music, an independent music publishing and recording company headquartered in Paris. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Francis Dreyfus Music was founded by its ...

  2. Johnny Hallyday Splits With Camus Productions

    September 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Veteran French rocker Johnny Hallyday has left promoter and booking agent Jean-Claude Camus after 30 years of working together. Hallyday will work with Gilbert Coullier, a former associate of Camus, who said in a statement that he plans to produce ...

  3. French Rocker Hallyday Goes Home For Medical Tests

    May 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Veteran French rocker Johnny Hallyday arrived in France on Sunday night (May 23) to undergo medical tests as part of a legal case to determine whether a surgeon who performed an operation on him in Paris last year was at fault. Hallyday, 66, who h ...

  4. French Rocker Hallyday's Tour Canceled

    December 16, 2009 12:00 AM EST The producers for French rocker Johnny Hallyday have canceled the final leg of a concert tour following his hospitalization. Hallyday, who is France's biggest rock star, was hospitalized last week in Los Angeles following complications from a ...

  5. Warner Music France Acquires Live Events Company

    January 19, 2008 12:00 AM EST Warner Music France has moved closer to the 360-degree model by acquiring tour production, promotion and booking company Jean-Claude Camus Productions. Camus has promoted and produced shows for major French artists since 1957, including Sheila, Pa ...

  6. French Court Dismisses Hallyday Masters Fight

    December 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST France's Cour de Cassation, the final court of appeal, today (Dec. 20) dismissed veteran pop star Johnny Hallyday's claim for ownership of all the masters he recorded for Universal Music France. The artist had embarked on a bitter legal ...

  7. GLOBAL PULSE: HALLYDAY IN THE SUN

    September 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT After 43 years with Universal Music and its predecessor companies, French rock veteran Johnny Hallyday has released his first album at his new home, Warner Music France. After 43 years with Universal Music and its predecessor companies, French roc ...

  8. Warner Music, France Telecom Team With Hallyday

    August 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Warner Music France and telecommunications operator France Telecom are launching a digital initiative to support the launch of a live album from veteran French singer Johnny Hallyday. Warner Music France and telecommunications operator France Tele ...

  9. Johnny Hallyday Quits Universal For Warner

    January 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST French veteran rocker Johnny Hallyday has left Universal Music France to sign a multi-album deal with Warner Music France. The deal was announced today (Jan. 4) by the company's president/CEO Thierry French veteran rocker Johnny Hallyday has ...

  10. Johnny Hallyday Quits Universal For Warner

    January 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST French veteran rocker Johnny Hallyday has left Universal Music France to sign a multi-album deal with Warner Music France. The deal was announced today (Jan. 4) by the company's president/CEO Thierry French veteran rocker Johnny Hallyday has ...

  11. UNITED ARTISTS OF EUROPE?

    May 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veteran French rocker Johnny Hallyday, British pop icon Marianne Faithfull, Belgian singer Axelle Red and German top-selling act Herbert Grönemeyer were among the 500 personalities from the arts who Veteran French rocker Johnny Hallyday, British p ...

  12. Universal Wins Johnny Hallyday Case

    April 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT French veteran rocker Johnny Hallyday has lost his case against his record company, Universal Music France. An appeals court in Paris on April 12 overturned a decision made in July 2004 by a French la LONDON -- French veteran rocker Johnny Hallyda ...

  13. Universal Wins Case Against Johnny Hallyday

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Appeals court rejects artist's bid for masters. French veteran rocker Johnny Hallyday has lost his case against his record company, Universal Music France. An appeals court in Paris today (April 12) overturned a decision made in July 2004 by ...

  14. Universal Wins Case Against Johnny Hallyday

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Appeals court rejects artist's bid for masters. French veteran rocker Johnny Hallyday has lost his case against his record company, Universal Music France. An appeals court in Paris today (April 12) overturned a decision made in July 2004 by ...

  15. Legal Matters

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A French court's order that Universal return Johnny Hallyday's masters is similar to previous entertainment law rulings in California. Read Susan Butler's column. A French court's order that Universal return Johnny Hallyday ...

  16. Universal Says It Will Appeal Hallyday Case

    August 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music France is planning to appeal a decision by a French labor tribunal ordering the company to hand over to one of its leading artists the masters to his complete catalog. LONDON -- Universal Music France is planning to appeal a decisi ...

  17. Megadeth Founders Exchange Lawsuits

    August 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The founding members of popular '80s metal band Megadeth are banging their heads in court. Two separate actions hinge on a purported settlement ending the bandmates' corporate partnership, and whether Megadeth Founders Exchange Lawsuits ...

  18. Hallyday Wins Back Universal Masters

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A labor tribunal in Paris today ordered Universal Music France to hand back to Johnny Hallyday the masters from his 42 years with the company. A labor tribunal in Paris today ordered Universal Music France to hand back to Johnny Hallyday the maste ...

  19. Hallyday Wins Back Universal Masters

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A labor tribunal in Paris today ordered Universal Music France to hand back to Johnny Hallyday the masters from his 42 years with the company. A labor tribunal in Paris today ordered Universal Music France to hand back to Johnny Hallyday the maste ...

  20. Hallyday To Split With Uni France

    January 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Veteran French vocalist leaves longtime label French veteran artist Johnny Hallyday has officially requested the termination of his contract with Universal Music France. A statement issued by his lawyer explains that Hallyday informed Universal of ...