1. Clive Davis to Be Honored at Italy's Ischia Fest

    June 15, 2017 10:37 AM EDT 0 0 0 Record producer and music industry executive Clive Davis is no stranger to the Ischia Global Film & Music Fest. After being feted twice previously with the fest’s legend award and platinum telegatto, Davis is now set to be honored July 11 with t ...

  2. Tribeca Film Festival Kicks Off With Ode to 'Music Man' Clive Davis

    April 20, 2017 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The world premiere of "Clive Davis: The Soundtrack to Our Lives" was followed by a star-studded concert at New York City's Radio City Music Hall. When you think of an epic way to kick off a film festival, the first thing that comes to ...

  3. Clive Davis Documentary Coming Exclusively to Apple Music

    April 19, 2017 8:02 PM EDT 0 0 0 The film debuts at tonight's Tribeca Film Festival. Just as it seemed as if music exclusives were drying up on streaming services, news comes today that a documentary starring one of the music businesses' most lauded executives will be app ...

  4. Clive Davis Talks Country Music's Rise and the 'Eye-Opening' Culture of Nashville

    March 22, 2017 11:09 AM EDT 0 0 0 The label icon tied to the careers of Alan Jackson, Johnny Cash and Brooks & Dunn explains how Nashville drew him to country music. His career is inextricably linked to Santana , Janis Joplin , Barry Manilow , Chicago and Aretha Franklin  --  ar ...

  5. Performers Added to All-Star Concert at Tribeca Premiere of Clive Davis Doc

    March 21, 2017 1:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 Barry Manilow , Carly Simon and Dionne Warwick have been added to an all-star concert following the red carpet world premiere of Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives , a documentary about the legendary music executive that will open the 2017 Tri ...

  6. Joni Mitchell, Escorted by Cameron Crowe, Attends Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Gala

    February 10, 2017 9:52 PM EST 0 0 5 The music icon suffered a brain aneurysm in March 2015. Joni Mitchell  made a rare public appearance on Saturday night (Feb. 11), attending Clive Davis' annual Pre-Grammy Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, where she was escorted b ...

  7. Maxwell to Pay Tribute to Prince, Chance the Rapper to Perform at Clive Davis' Pre-Grammy Party

    February 10, 2017 4:45 PM EST 0 0 0 For the music business, "The Clive party" -- officially Clive Davis and The Recording Academy Present "The Pre-Grammy Gala" -- is like an annual version of Truman Capote’s Black and White ball. The guest list is like none other - ...

  8. Clive Davis Remembers Tony Martell: 'A Dedicated Music Man and a Total Crusader as a Humanitarian'

    November 29, 2016 6:26 PM EST 0 0 0 Tony Martell, a veteran label exec and founder of the T.J. Martell Foundation , which has raised more than $270 million for cancer and AIDS research, passed away Sunday at the age of 90 . While he enjoyed a long and successful career -- most promine ...

  9. How Swizz Beatz & A Brush With Death Inspired Entertainment Lawyer Doug Davis to Give Back

    October 27, 2016 1:08 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard’s Philanthropy Issue: Inside How the Music Industry Gives Back In 2007, entertainment and sports attorney Doug Davis was undergoing an emergency appendectomy when doctors found a malignant tumor that, if left untreated, would have claimed ...

  10. Clive Davis' Pleading Letter to Whitney Houston Revealed in New Documentary

    October 14, 2016 11:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Clive Davis says that no subject was off-limits for the documentary on him -- Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives , based on his best-selling memoir -- and that includes Whitney Houston . The singer, who died on Feb. 11, 2012 (the day of Davis& ...

  11. Prince's Death: The Music Industry Reacts

    April 21, 2016 6:02 PM EDT 2.36 k 0 5 The music industry is in mourning over the news of  Prince 's death Thursday (April 21), leaving those whose lives he touched paying respect to the music icon.  Clive Davis , who released Prince's 1999 album Rave Un2 the Joy Fantastic ...

  12. Clive Davis Reflects on 40-Year Friendship & Creative Partnership With Aretha Franklin

    March 25, 2016 4:13 PM EDT 0 0 0 Since  Aretha Franklin left Atlantic Records in 1979, many of her most successful records have been executive-produced by Clive Davis, first as founder/president of Arista Records and more recently in his role as chief creative officer of Sony Music ...

  13. Johnny Mathis Plots New Concept Album With Clive Davis & Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds: Exclusive

    March 10, 2016 4:50 PM EST 0 0 0 Over the decades, Clive Davis has breathed new life into the careers of such superstars as Rod Stewart , Aretha Franklin , Barry Manilow and Dionne Warwick by pairing them with new material or themed concept projects. Next on the Sony Music chief cr ...

  14. New Meghan Trainor Album on the Way, 1D's Louis Tomlinson Talks Fatherhood & More Inside Scoop

    February 19, 2016 1:38 PM EST 0 0 0 More Meghan On The Way?  A second LP by best new artist winner Meghan Trainor   is tentatively due in May, say sources. One song, likely to be called “No,” has the makings of an “All About That Ba ss” sequel, with the lyrics “My name is ‘no’/My n um ...

  15. Clive Davis' Pre-Grammy Party: Adam Lambert, Elle King & More

    Clive Davis' Pre-Grammy Party: Adam Lambert, Elle King & More

    February 19, 2016 10:44 AM EST Clive Davis' Pre-Grammy Party: Adam Lambert, Elle King & More Videos Adam Lambert Clive Davis Brightcove ...

  16. Dave Grohl on Beck-Nirvana David Bowie Tribute at Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Party: 'I Didn't Want to Stop'

    February 15, 2016 7:03 PM EST 0 0 0 Clive Davis told Billboard on Thursday that the opening performance of his annual pre-Grammy gala would  "make headlines all over the world."  Presumably he was referring to a show-opening David Bowie tribute that would have found Lenny Kr ...

  17. Neil Portnow: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    Neil Portnow: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

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  18. Paul Stanley: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    Paul Stanley: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    February 15, 2016 3:51 AM EST 3 0 0 Paul Stanley: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala music , beverly hilton , Lemmy , 2016 , Billboard , arrivals , party , Adele , Grammys , Gala Videos Paul Stanley Clive Davis Brightcove ...

  19. Sylvester Stallone: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    Sylvester Stallone: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    February 15, 2016 3:51 AM EST 0 0 0 Sylvester Stallone: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala music , beverly hilton , 2016 , Billboard , arrivals , party , Grammys , Gala , interview , red carpet Videos Sylvester Stallone Clive Davis Brightcove ...

  20. Herbie Hancock: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    Herbie Hancock: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    February 15, 2016 3:51 AM EST 0 0 0 Herbie Hancock: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala Kendrick Lamar , music , beverly hilton , 2016 , Billboard , arrivals , party , Herbie Hancock , Grammys , Gala Videos Herbie Hancock Clive Davis Brightcove ...

  21. Metta World Peace: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    Metta World Peace: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    February 15, 2016 3:51 AM EST 0 0 0 Metta World Peace: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala music , beverly hilton , Kobe Bryant , 2016 , Billboard , arrivals , party , Grammys , Gala , interview Videos Clive Davis Brightcove ...

  22. Gene Simmons: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    Gene Simmons: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    February 15, 2016 3:51 AM EST 0 0 0 Gene Simmons: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala music , beverly hilton , Lemmy , 2016 , Billboard , arrivals , party , Grammys , Gala , interview Videos Gene Simmons Clive Davis Brightcove ...

  23. Alice Cooper: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    Alice Cooper: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    February 15, 2016 3:51 AM EST 0 0 0 Alice Cooper: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala music , beverly hilton , Lemmy , 2016 , Billboard , arrivals , party , Grammys , Gala , interview Videos Clive Davis Alice Cooper Brightcove ...

  24. Meghan Trainor: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    Meghan Trainor: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    February 15, 2016 3:51 AM EST 0 0 0 Meghan Trainor: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala music , Kendrick Lamar , beverly hilton , Meghan Trainor , 2016 , album , Billboard , arrivals , party , Grammys Videos Meghan Trainor Clive Davis Brightcove ...

  25. Mark Ronson: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    Mark Ronson: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    February 15, 2016 3:51 AM EST 0 0 0 Mark Ronson: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala music , beverly hilton , 2016 , Billboard , arrivals , party , bruno mars , Grammys , Gala , interview Videos Mark Ronson Clive Davis Brightcove ...

  26. Lana Del Rey: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    Lana Del Rey: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala

    February 15, 2016 3:51 AM EST Lana Del Rey: The 2016 Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala music , beverly hilton , 2016 , album , Billboard , arrivals , party , Grammys , Gala , interview Videos Lana Del Rey Clive Davis Brightcove ...

  27. Clive Davis Names 3 Performers for Pre-Grammy Party, Says Opening 'Will Make Headlines Around the World'

    February 12, 2016 6:56 PM EST 0 0 0 Legendary music exec is joined by one of those performers, Andra Day, for a Billboard interview. "The Clive party" -- officially "Clive Davis and The Recording Academy present 'The Pre-Grammy Gala'" -- is beyond questio ...

  28. Battle of the Grammy Parties: Clive Davis' Annual Gala & Jimmy Iovine's Wedding

    February 02, 2016 8:51 PM EST Music's second-biggest night is supersized this year, as the annual Clive Davis pre-Grammy gala (sponsored by the Recording Academy and honoring manager Irving Azoff with its Salute to Industry Icons Award) and Apple executive and Interscope R ...

  29. Babyface Remembers 'Waiting to Exhale' Soundtrack 20 Years Later: Exclusive Q&A

    November 14, 2015 3:33 PM EST 0 0 0 The songwriter and producer chronicles his hit soundtrack, 20 years after its Nov. 14, 1995 debut. In 1995, Whitney Houston , tackling her first project since The Bodyguard elevated her to global superstardom, deviated from the planned script. Inste ...

  30. Alice Cooper, Foreigner & More Celebrate T.J. Martell Foundation's 40th Anniversary at NYC Gala

    October 16, 2015 1:12 AM EDT 0 0 0 Guggenheim Media Entertainment Group's Janice Min & John Amato among night's honorees. It's 40 years later, over $270 million raised, and countless major artists involved, but Thursday night's (Oct. 15) gala celebrating the T ...

  31. Burt Bacharach & Charli XCX to Be Honored at 11th Annual Songs of Hope Benefit

    May 20, 2015 4:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 Burt Bacharach ,  Charli XCX and Christophe Beck (composer of the score for Frozen ) will all be honored at the 11th annual Songs of Hope fundraiser for Los Angeles nonprofit City of Hope.  Bea Miller, Christina Perri & Others To Perform at Demi ...

  32. 'The Voice' Recap: Top Five Revealed

    May 05, 2015 10:26 PM EDT 0 0 0 The top five artists were announced on The Voice tonight, with only one contestant going home after the nationwide vote. It was a night full of reunions, with several Voice alumni returning to perform. The fan instant save was used again to get one ...

  33. Now Free From Her 'Idol' Contract, What's Kelly Clarkson Worth?

    April 03, 2015 3:00 PM EDT Emerging from American Idol's shadow after 13 years, the show's inaugural winner -- now a free agent -- looks to a new and more lucrative recording contract. Kelly Clarkson has notched another American Idol first. Arguably the biggest ...

  34. 'Whitney Houston' at 30: Classic Track-by-Track Review

    February 14, 2015 9:00 AM EST Few debut albums launch artists from complete obscurity into the heights of cultural and commercial appreciation like Whitney Houston 's 1985 eponymous set. Crafted under the careful eye of Arista Records' Clive Davis, the 10-song coll ...

  35. Rita Ora, Mark Ronson, Aloe Blacc & Pentatonix: Real-Time Twitter Chart Rewind Ep. 36

    February 10, 2015 1:25 PM EST 0 0 0 Welcome back to Billboard's weekly video show "Real-Time Rewind," which recaps the past week's hottest action on the new Billboard Real-Time Twitter Charts -- Trending 140 and Emerging Artists -- and the news that's driving ...

  36. Iggy Azalea on Last Year's Clive Davis Party: 'I Scammed a Ticket'

    February 05, 2015 7:06 PM EST 0 0 0 Now she's performing there with Jennifer Hudson! Didn't get invited to the ultra-exclusive Clive Davis/Recording Academy pre- Grammy gala on Saturday night? Don't let it eat you up -- last year, Iggy Azalea reveals, she had to crash t ...

  37. Clive Davis on Bobbi Kristina Brown: 'It's Heartbreaking'

    February 05, 2015 6:35 PM EST 0 0 0 Gearing up for his pre-Grammy gala, taking place Saturday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Clive Davis spoke to select reporters about what to expect at the A-list soiree, as he does every year, but the topic foremost on people's minds had little t ...

  38. Clive Davis to Receive Harvard Hasty Pudding Award

    January 22, 2015 8:04 PM EST Music producer and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Clive Davis is this year's winner of the highest honor awarded by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770. Davis will receive the Order of the Golden Sphinx award at a ga ...

  39. Billboard Women in Music: Clive Davis on the Red Carpet

    Billboard Women in Music: Clive Davis on the Red Carpet

    December 12, 2014 5:17 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Women in Music: Clive Davis on the Red Carpet Videos Clive Davis ...

  40. Clive Davis on Billboard Women in Music Honoree Aretha Franklin: ‘There Are No Pretenders to the Throne’

    December 08, 2014 11:00 AM EST The chief creative officer of Sony Music Entertainment writes about the enduring appeal of the Billboard Women in Music Icon honoree. Aretha Franklin is the Queen of Soul. It’s not the totality of who she is -- beneath her cool exterior is a re ...

  41. Neil Diamond Goes Back to High School for First-Ever Brooklyn Show: Review

    September 30, 2014 3:02 AM EDT After more than 50 years in the business, with over 100 million albums sold and a slew of hits that are heard everywhere from bars to weddings to ballparks, Neil Diamond decided it was finally time to play a concert in his native Brooklyn. And rat ...

  42. Aretha Franklin’s ‘Great Diva Classics’ Due Oct. 21

    September 28, 2014 10:21 PM EDT Aretha Franklin is showing some R-E-S-P-E-C-T to her fellow divas: The Queen of Soul will release an album Oct. 21 covering classic songs from other female singers. Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics will include songs such as Gladys Kn ...

  43. Aretha Franklin’s ‘Great Diva Classics’ Due Oct. 21

    September 28, 2014 10:21 PM EDT Aretha Franklin is showing some R-E-S-P-E-C-T to her fellow divas: The Queen of Soul will release an album Oct. 21 covering classic songs from other female singers. Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics will include songs such as Gladys ...

  44. Exclusive: Clive Davis Says Aretha Franklin Is 'On Fire' on New Album of Diva Classics

    September 18, 2014 7:10 PM EDT Following news Aretha Franklin is preparing a new album for release before the end of the month with Clive Davis overseeing production, there's great anticipation over what the legendary soul singer has put together with the help of Clive D ...

  45. Exclusive: Clive Davis Says Aretha Franklin Is 'On Fire' on New Album of Diva Classics

    September 18, 2014 7:10 PM EDT Following news Aretha Franklin is preparing a new album for release before the end of the month with Clive Davis overseeing production, there's great anticipation over what the legendary soul singer has put together with the help of Clive Dav ...

  46. Aretha Franklin Album Coming This Month

    September 17, 2014 9:59 PM EDT A rep for Clive Davis has confirmed to  Billboard a new album with Aretha Franklin will be released Sept. 30.  Aretha Franklin Feeling Fit, Ready To Impress at Ohio State Fair According to a Showbiz 411 report Wednesday the album is nearly finis ...

  47. Aretha Franklin Album Coming This Month

    September 17, 2014 9:59 PM EDT A rep for Clive Davis has confirmed to  Billboard a new album with Aretha Franklin will be released Sept. 30.  Aretha Franklin Feeling Fit, Ready To Impress at Ohio State Fair According to a Showbiz 411 report Wednesday the album is nearly finis ...

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