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  1. Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum To Announce CMA Awards Noms in NYC

    August 21, 2012 2:52 PM EDT NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Country Music Association Awards will be bringing a little twang to the big city when nominations are announced next month. Country superstars Jason Aldean and Lady Antebellum plan to reveal nominees in five categories ...

  2. Lady Gaga's 'Simpsons' Appearance, Tour Controversy Spark Billboard Social 50 Chart Gain

    May 24, 2012 10:09 PM EDT Lady Gaga rises makes a big jump back into the top 10 of Billboard's Social 50 chart (climbing 14-5), thanks to the momentum generated by her guest appearance on Fox TV's "The Simpsons" on May 20. The Social 50 chart ranks the ...

  3. Dick Clark Timeline: His Life & Business

    April 20, 2012 2:27 PM EDT NOV. 30, 1929 Richard Wagstaff Clark is born in Bronxville, N.Y. His father was a salesman and, later, the manager of a radio station in Utica, N.Y. 1947 Works as an office boy and then as an announcer at the station his father managed, WRUN. 1952 ...

  4. Backbeat: Rascal Flatts' 'Changed' Doc Premiere, With Scott Borchetta, Barry Weiss, More

    April 09, 2012 10:54 AM EDT Rascal Flatts themselves, (L-R) Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus, and Joe Don Rooney attend the 'Changed' movie premiere in Times Sqaure. (Getty Images) Superstar country music trio Rascal Flatts , in conjunction with AEG Live and NCM Fathom , h ...

  5. How Ana Free Became A YouTube Phenom, Topped Charts, Opened For Shakira Without Label or Mgmt

    February 14, 2012 3:30 PM EST Ana Free is a YouTube phenomenon. Her video channe l has recorded 82,000-plus registered subscribers,nearly 3 million channel views, and her videos have more than 31 million views. Without label, manager, booking agent or publisher, this young Ang ...

  6. Lady Gaga To Open the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards

    August 18, 2011 6:30 PM EDT Lady Gaga will deliver the opening performance of the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards on Aug. 28. Gaga, who is up for four VMAs, made the announcement Aug. 18 via a banner in New York's Times Square. She was at MTV to introduce her new video &quo ...

  7. Pearl Jam Unveils Elaborate Scavenger Hunt for Documentary Tracklist

    August 17, 2011 7:10 PM EDT Announcing a tracklist usually involves slapping the songs on the band's website, sending out a press release or two, and calling it a day. But Pearl Jam has opted for an elaborate real-world and online scavenger hunt to reveal the Cameron Cr ...

  8. Chris Brown Has Violent Outburst After Rihanna Questions During Interview

    March 22, 2011 12:08 PM EDT So much for anger management. Chris Brown allegedly burst into a violent rage on the set of ABC's "Good Morning America" today (Mar. 22), after interviewer Robin Roberts repeatedly asked the singer about his 2009 assault of former g ...

  9. Terminal 5, Hollywood Bowl, Mercury Lounge Top 2010 Foursquare Venues

    January 28, 2011 12:46 PM EST Foursquare, the location-based mobile platform for meeting up that allows users to keep track of other users' whereabouts, has just released its global numbers for 2010. In addition to growing by 3,400% and having more than 1.5 million daily ...

  10. New Kids On The Block, Backstreet Boys Added to 'New Year's Rockin' Eve'

    December 16, 2010 12:00 AM EST New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys are bringing their '90s boy-band magic to Dick Clark's annual New Year's Eve TV special. Producers say the two groups are mashing up to close out 2010 on the ABC special. The two bands, who ...

  11. Opinion: The Year of Augmented Reality

    December 31, 2009 12:00 AM EST Just about everybody in the augmented reality (AR) community will agree on one thing: mobile AR will have the greatest impact in the AR field over the next 5-10 years. The focal point and anchor for any advertising and marketing campaign will like ...

  12. It's Good To Be B.B. King

    June 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Three months. That was the longest stretch B.B. King ever took off from the road. Six weeks in, however, that old antsy feeling came knocking. "I was married then, and I'd promised my wife I would take off for a while," King says. & ...

  13. Mary J. Blige To Headline New Year's Bash

    December 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST New studio album arrives Dec. 20. Grammy winner Mary J. Blige is confirmed to headline the Chevy Stage in New York's Times Square during NBC's "New Year's Eve With Carson Daly." No stranger to music-related initiatives, Ch ...

  14. Mitsubishi To Sponsor New MTV Channel

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST MHD to launch Jan. 16 Mitsubishi Electric has entered into a charter sponsorship with MHD, the new high definition music channel from MTV Networks Music Group. Launching Jan. 16, 2006, the channel will champion a wide variety of musical styles, in ...

  15. Retail Track

    June 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Virgin Entertainment Group is set to begin refurbishing its store in New York's Times Square, and it will close its Burbank, Calif., store. In addition, it is finally switching to centralized buying f Virgin Entertainment Group is set to begi ...

  16. Retail Track

    June 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Virgin Entertainment Group is set to begin refurbishing its store in New York's Times Square, and it will close its Burbank, Calif., store. In addition, it is finally switching to centralized buying f Virgin Entertainment Group is set to begi ...

  17. Retail Track

    June 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Virgin Entertainment Group is set to begin refurbishing its store in New York's Times Square, and it will close its Burbank, Calif., store. In addition, it is finally switching to centralized buying f Virgin Entertainment Group is set to begi ...

  18. IEG Report Bullish On Tour Sponsorships

    January 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sponsorship spending on music tours, concert series and venues is expected to total $754 million in 2005, up from $695 million in '04, according to IEG Sponsorship Report, a leading trade publication Sponsorship spending on music tours, conce ...

  19. IEG Report Bullish On Tour Sponsorships

    January 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sponsorship spending on music tours, concert series and venues is expected to total $754 million in 2005, up from $695 million in '04, according to IEG Sponsorship Report, a leading trade publication Sponsorship spending on music tours, conce ...