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  1. MTV Awards Set For Miami

    April 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT This year's MTV Video Music Awards will be broacast live Aug. 29 from American Airlines Arena in Miami. This year's MTV Video Music Awards will be broacast live Aug. 29 from American Airlines Arena in Miami. This will mark the first time ...

  2. Alejandro Sanz Leads Spain's Premios

    April 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Alejandro Sanz dominated Spain's Premios de la Música awards ceremony Thursday (April 15) in Madrid, winning in five of his seven nominated categories. Alejandro Sanz dominated Spain's Premios de la Música awards ceremony tonigh ...

  3. New Download Store Targets Hispanics

    April 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Hispanic consumers in the United States have a new source for downloads. Emepe3.com, which officially launches this week, is being billed as the world's first Spanish-language, worldwide digital music Hispanic consumers in the United States h ...

  4. Latin Notas

    March 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Esencia brings Miami songwriters to the stage in a biweekly small-club concert series. Esencia brings Miami songwriters to the stage in a biweekly small-club concert series. News ...

  5. Univision Names Ruiz Talent VP

    March 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Univision Communications names Mario Ruiz VP of Talent Relations. NEW YORK-- Univision Communications names Mario Ruiz VP of Talent Relations. Ruiz, who is based in Miami, previously was president/CEO of EMI Music Mexico. Before that, he worked fo ...

  6. Madonna Tickets Move Quickly

    March 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Any uncertainties about Madonna's clout at the box office were annihilated over the weekend, as initial sales of her <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/newsroom/touring_venues/article_display.js Any uncertainties about Madonna&# ...

  7. Victory To Distribute New Label Hand Of Hope

    March 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST Victory Records in Chicago has picked up exclusive distribution of Miami-based startup Hand of Hope Records. Victory Records in Chicago has picked up exclusive distribution of Miami-based startup Hand of Hope Records. The new label is headed by Ch ...

  8. EMI Veteran Ruiz Joins Univision

    March 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Former EMI Mexico president/CEO Mario Ruiz has joined Univision Communications as VP of talent relations. Former EMI Mexico president/CEO Mario Ruiz has joined Univision Communications as VP of talent relations. Ruiz will be responsible for all ta ...

  9. Florida Bar Hosts Entertainment Law Event

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Florida Bar Assn.'s Entertainment Arts and Sports Law Section will host its sixth annual legal symposium on music, film and TV on March 26. NEW YORK--The Florida Bar Assn.'s Entertainment Arts and Sports Law Section will host its six ...

  10. NYC Residents, Club Owners Battle Over Noise

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST LOS ANGELES--A New York City night-life ordinance is unlikely to see the light of day in 2004. But supporters say the law, which seeks to soften club noise for Manhattan residents, will eventually be Licensing Deals Abound In Wireless Market NYC R ...

  11. Butterfly Group Buys Latin Christian Label

    March 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Butterfly Group has acquired Miami-based Latin Christian label One Voice. Jose Garc&#233;s Jr. will relocate to Butterfly's Franklin, Tenn. offices and handle A&amp;R for One Voice. The label will The Butterfly Group has acquired ...

  12. Paul Van Dyk, Crystal Method Win At DanceStar Gala

    March 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Crystal Method and German DJ/producer Paul Van Dyk, with three awards each, were the top winners last night (March 9) at the third annual DanceStar USA awards show, held at Miami's Bayfront Park A The Crystal Method and German DJ/producer ...

  13. EchoStar Satellite Drops CBS in 16 Cities

    March 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Echostar Communications Corp. on Tuesday dropped local CBS stations from its satellite service in 16 cities and dropped MTV, Nickelodeon and other cable channels nationwide after contract talks with V Echostar Communications Corp. on Tuesday dropp ...

  14. Trial Begins In Ruben Blades Royalty Dispute With Record Labels

    March 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST The trial involving Ruben Blades' lawsuit against his former record and publishing companies begins Monday in New York federal court. MIAMI--The trial involving Ruben Blades' lawsuit against his former record and publishing companies beg ...

  15. Annie Lennox To Join Sting Tour

    March 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Annie Lennox will join the second North American leg of Sting's Sacred Love Tour this summer and fall. The extensive run of primarily amphitheaters -- featuring Sting, Lennox and another artist to be Annie Lennox will join the second North Am ...

  16. Motorola Advancing Mobile Music Distribution

    March 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Motorola today (March 8) debuted three mobile handsets and wireless content created by MTV International. The announcement came during the inaugural M3 Summit, which runs through Wednesday (10) in Mia Motorola today (March 8) debuted three mobile ...

  17. Motorola Advancing Mobile Music Distribution

    March 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Motorola today (March 8) debuted three mobile handsets and wireless content created by MTV International. The announcement came during the inaugural M3 Summit, which runs through Wednesday (10) in Mia Motorola today (March 8) debuted three mobile ...

  18. E.U. Set To Act On New Rules To Halt Piracy

    March 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST The European Union is expected to agree to new rules this week that will clamp down on movie and music pirates following a long legislative battle, according to the E.U. sources last Friday. <br clea Virgin, Fox Studio Drop Lawsuit, Settle Disp ...

  19. Labels, Video Channel Dispute Fee Collection

    March 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Labels in Colombia are awaiting a decision from the country's National Office of Author's Rights that will determine how performance rights fees are collected from music video channels in that country MIAMI--Labels in Colombia are awaiti ...

  20. Viacom Names Moniz Head Of Compliance

    March 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Viacom has named Henry T.A. Moniz vice president of compliance. NEW YORK-- Viacom has named Henry T.A. Moniz vice president of compliance. Moniz previously was a litigation partner with Bingham McCutchen in Boston and served a stinit as an assista ...

  21. Clear Channel Yanks Howard Stern Off Six Channels

    March 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST <ul><li> Victims' Relief Aid Fund Proposed In Wake Of R.I. Nightclub Deaths</li> <li> Calif. Sen. Backs Proposed New Internet Piracy Bill</li> <li> South By Southwest Conference Panels Offer CLE Credi Clear ...

  22. Marc Anthony Wins Big At Premios Lo Nuestro

    February 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Latin star takes three awards at Miami ceremony. Latin star takes three awards at Miami ceremony. News ...

  23. Marc Anthony Wins Big At Premios Lo Nuestro

    February 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST With three awards to his name, tropical star Marc Anthony was the big winner at the 16th annual Premios Lo Nuestro awards, held last night (Feb. 26) at the Miami Arena in Miami. With three awards to his name, tropical star Marc Anthony was the big ...

  24. Marc Anthony Wins Big At Premios Lo Nuestro

    February 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST With three awards to his name, tropical star Marc Anthony was the big winner at the 16th annual Premios Lo Nuestro awards, held last night (Feb. 26) at the Miami Arena in Miami. With three awards to his name, tropical star Marc Anthony was the big ...

  25. Armani Exchange Readies Dance Music Compilation

    February 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Fashion retailer Armani Exchange will launch the third volume in its A/X Music Series with an event March 8 at its store in Miami's South Beach. Fashion retailer Armani Exchange will launch the third volume in its A/X Music Series with an eve ...

  26. Record Companies Must Embrace Changing Digital Landscape

    February 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Charles Darwin would be proud. Today's harsh music climate is certainly putting his survival-of-the-fittest theory to the test. In this do-or-die atmosphere, artists are increasingly being forced to p Charles Darwin would be proud. Today' ...

  27. Price-Fixing Settlement Rains CDs On Mass. Libraries

    February 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Price-Fixing Settlement Rains CDs On Mass. Libraries Price-Fixing Settlement Rains CDs On Mass. Libraries Calif. Music/Tech Convocation Set For Feb. 25 EU Set To Confirm New Piracy Rules Clear Channel Commun Names Levin Legal Chief King Purtich Na ...

  28. Elvis Crespo Jumps To OLE Music

    February 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST Merengue star Elvis Crespo has signed with OLE Music. Crespo, who was formerly on Sony Discos, will announce his move in a press conference tomorrow (Feb. 18). He plans to release a new album in May. Merengue star Elvis Crespo has signed with OLE ...

  29. Rubio To Speak At Billboard Latin Confab

    February 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Mexican diva Paulina Rubio will be the featured artist at the one-on-one interview that has become the centerpiece of the Billboard Latin Music Conference. Mexican diva Paulina Rubio will be the featured artist at the one-on-one interview that has ...

  30. Top Dance Acts Set For Miami's Ultra Festival

    February 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Chemical Brothers, Paul Oakenfold, the Rapture and Paul Van Dyk will be among the artists stepping out for Ultra Music Festival 2004 March 6 in Miami. Taking place over 14 hours on 12 stages at Ba The Chemical Brothers, Paul Oakenfold, the Rap ...

  31. Cruz Leads Finalists For Billboard Latin Awards

    February 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST Celia Cruz tops the finalists for the Billboard Latin Music Awards, to be presented April 29 at the Miami Arena in Miami. The late "Queen of Salsa" is up for seven honors, including top Latin albums a Celia Cruz tops the finalists for th ...

  32. Beauty Queen Inks Deal With Jaleo

    February 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Former Miss Universe Alicia Machado is launching a music career. Former Miss Universe Alicia Machado is launching a music career. The Venezuelan beauty queen is putting out her self-titled debut album on Miami-based indie label Jaleo. The pop/rock ...

  33. Gloria Estefan Show Hits Big Screen

    January 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas has been adapted for the big screen and will premiere nationwide Feb. 10. A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace ...

  34. Gloria Estefan Show Hits Big Screen

    January 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas has been adapted for the big screen and will premiere nationwide Feb. 10. A Gloria Estefan concert recorded live at the Colosseum at Caesar's Palace ...

  35. Sanz Outing To Kick Off In Panama

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Alejandro Sanz will kick off his world tour Feb. 10 in Panama. Sponsored by Verizon Wireless, the outing will hit 15 U.S. cities starting April 24 in Miami. Alejandro Sanz will kick off his world tour Feb. 10 in Panama. Sponsored by Verizon Wirele ...

  36. Sirius Picks Up DanceStar Mix Show

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST DanceStar USA has announced a global radio distribution deal with Westwood One. Under the agreement, which excludes satellite radio, Westwood One will be the official radio syndication partner for Dan DanceStar USA has announced a global radio dis ...

  37. Van Dyk Ready To Rock The Vote

    January 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST German DJ/producer Paul Van Dyk will headline the second annual DJs Rock the Vote concert Feb. 5 at the Avalon club in L.A. DJs Jerry Bonham and Dave Aude will open the show. The event is part of Rock German DJ/producer Paul Van Dyk will headline ...

  38. BMG Overhauls Latin Operations

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST BMG has restructured its operations in the Latin region under president of international Maarten Steinkamp. Effective immediately, Adrian Posse will step down as VP of A&amp;R, BMG U.S. Latin, and VP BMG has restructured its operations in the ...

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