Universal South

  1. Briefs: EMI, Primary Wave, Smule, Thumbplay, NBA

    December 17, 2009 12:00 AM EST -- EMI's Capitol Records group is suing video sharing site Vimeo for copyright infringement. Vimeo, a division of online media powerhouse IAC, allows users to upload user-generated videos of all types. The complaint claims that the Vimeo staf ...

  2. Vassar Heads South

    March 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST Country star Phil Vassar has been released from his Arista Nashville contract and is signing with the newly reorganized Universal Records South. Vassar has scored six top 5 singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, including two No. 1s, &q ...

  3. Chris Rice Exits Rocketown

    January 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter to partner with Eb + Flo. Singer/songwriter Chris Rice, the flagship artist for Michael W. Smith's Rocketown label, is exiting the roster to become a partner in Eb + Flo Records, Billboard.biz has learned. Rice joins label f ...

  4. UMG Nash Finalizes DreamWorks Merger

    May 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT DreamWorks Records' Nashville operation has been merged into Universal Music Group Nashville. The move follows Universal Music Group's <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/newsroom/business_financ DreamWorks Records' Nas ...