Russian culture

  1. Lady Gaga's Russia Show Promoter Fined for 'Gay Propaganda'

    November 18, 2013 11:32 AM EST A St. Petersburg court has fined the organizers of last year's local show by Lady Gaga for "propaganda of alcohol consumption and homosexuality." The city's court #122 responded to a complaint by Nadezhda Petrova, a local res ...

  2. Dima Bilan, Vera Brezhneva Big Winners at Russia's Muz-TV Awards.

    June 06, 2011 12:13 PM EDT MOSCOW -- Russian singer Dima Bilan won best male singer award at the Muz TV music awards, held in Moscow this past weekend (June 3) at the Olympic Stadium in Moscow. Vera Brezhneva, a former member of the girl band VIA Gra won best female singer. ...

  3. Russia Takes Center Stage At MIDEM 2009

    November 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST The 2009 MIDEM international music market will open Jan. 18 in Cannes with a day of programming dedicated to the Russian music industry. The program is being organized in conjunction with Billboard Russia. The day’s events will include panel discu ...

  4. Judges Tosses $90M Verdict Against Clear Channel

    August 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Was previously awarded to JamSports. Was previously awarded to JamSports. News ...