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  1. Rita Ora Rocks Crowd Filled With Roc Nation, Columbia Execs -- and Steven Tyler -- at Debut L.A. Performance

    April 27, 2012 4:15 PM EDT New Roc Nation signee Rita Ora performs during her first-ever Los Angeles showcase at the Viper Room in Los Angeles. (Photo: Catie Laffoon) Thursday night, a crowd lined up outside of West Hollywood's Viper Room for Roc Nation/Columbia Record ...

  2. Odd Future's New Adult Swim TV Show 'Loiter Squad' Releases Trailer (Watch)

    February 28, 2012 6:00 AM EST Things never seem to stop for Odd Future. After several teasers, and much anticipation, the rap collective has released the full-length trailer for their Adult Swim show, "Loiter Squad." Check it out above. Odd Future Gets Television Sho ...

  3. Odd Future Cuts Set Short At Billboard SXSW Showcase

    March 20, 2011 12:20 PM EDT It's been one long, thrilling and occasionally bumpy trip to SXSW for Odd Future, and the L.A. rap group's gig at Billboard's Saturday night (Mar. 19) showcase was no different. Check out all of our South by Southwest coverage here. ...

  4. Steven Tyler Calls 'Idol' Deal a 'Work In Progress'

    August 02, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler discussed the possibility of joining "American Idol" as a judge next season -- and what kind of judge he would be -- during an interview Monday (Aug. 2) with syndicated radio show "Kid Kraddick in the ...

  5. Aerosmith Playing Corporate Gig After Setbacks

    October 08, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler is back in the saddle, two months after the rock band was forced to cancel its troubled North American tour when he fell off the stage and broke his shoulder. The group will perform a private concert next week at a Sa ...

  6. Steven Tyler Injured In Fall From Stage

    August 06, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler, known for dancing with microphone stands adorned with scarves, was airlifted to a hospital early Thursday after falling from the stage during a concert at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Tyler, 61, fell while ente ...

  7. Steven Tyler Sues Bloggers For Impersonation

    September 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler sued unknown bloggers who the singer said impersonated him on the Web, writing about the death of his mother and other "intimate details" from his life. In a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles, Tyler, 60, said h ...

  8. Jones' Guitar To Be Returned

    June 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Country legend George Jones and his 1957 Martin 000-18 acoustic guitar will be reunited after 46 years of separation on June 14. The guitar was stolen by two boys in 1962 while Jones performed in Fort Worth, Texas. A short time after stealing the ...

  9. Blues Artist 'Weepin' Willie Dies

    December 31, 2007 12:00 AM EST "Weepin'" Willie Robinson, a blues singer who performed with Steven Tyler and Bonnie Raitt but also spent time homeless, has died at age 81. Robinson had been a sharecropper, an Army veteran and a friend of performers, including B.B ...

  10. Columbia Names Tyler EVP

    December 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Bruce Tyler has been named executive VP at Columbia Records. He moves over from Sony Music Label Group U.S., where he had been serving as executive VP of promotion/market strategy. In his new supervisory role, Tyler will work closely with Columbia ...

  11. Tyler Appointed EVP At Sony Music

    January 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST Will oversee promotion strategies. Sony BMG Music Entertainment has appointed Bruce Tyler executive VP, promotion/market strategy of Sony Music Label Group. Reporting to SMLG president Michele Anthony and based in New York, Tyler will partner with ...

  12. Former Universal Vets Launch Marketing Firm

    May 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Clients include Relm and Diana Anaid. Former Universal Music Publishing (UMPG) executives Rebekah Alperin, Doris "Teddi" Tyler and Xuan Tran have formed a new entertainment marketing, publicity, new media and management company. Alperin ...

  13. Former Universal Vets Launch Marketing Firm

    May 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Clients include Relm and Diana Anaid. Former Universal Music Publishing (UMPG) executives Rebekah Alperin, Doris "Teddi" Tyler and Xuan Tran have formed a new entertainment marketing, publicity, new media and management company. Alperin ...

  14. Mystikal Gets Six Years For Sexual Battery

    January 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST Michael Tyler, better known as the Grammy-nominated rapper Mystikal, was sentenced to six years in prison yesterday (Jan. 15) for forcing his hair stylist to perform sex acts. Tyler, 33, who pleaded g Michael Tyler, better known as the Grammy-nomi ...