1. Q4 Label Special: Interscope's John Janick on Eminem, Lady Gaga's Albums, Setting up New Artists, 'Quality Over Quantity'

    October 25, 2013 8:45 AM EDT TOP RELEASES, YTD Imagine Dragons, "Night Visions" 1.9M TEA, 1M copies No. 2, 58 weeks Robin Thicke, "Blurred Lines" 1.1M TEA, 505,000 copies No. 1, 11 weeks BIG Q4 RELEASES Eminem, "The Marshall Mathers LP 2" Relea ...

  2. Martin Kierszenbaum, Cherrytree Label to Remain With Interscope After All

    July 27, 2012 7:59 PM EDT CherryTree Records' Martin Kierszenbaum (left) backstage at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards with Kev Nish from Far East Movement. (Photo: Jem Aswad) Five weeks after his departure from Interscope, Cherrytree Records head Martin Kierszenbaum - ...

  3. Martin Kierszenbaum, Cherrytree Part Ways With Interscope: Confirmed

    June 22, 2012 7:10 PM EDT CherryTree Records' Martin Kierszenbaum (left) backstage at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards with Kev Nish from Far East Movement. (Photo: Jem Aswad) Cherrytree Records head Martin Kierszenbaum, who brought Robyn, Feist, Far East Movement and ...

  4. Meet EDM's Power Trio: Atlantic's Craig Kallman, Astralwerks' Glenn Mendlinger, Interscope's Dave Rene

    May 15, 2012 7:25 AM EDT For more than a decade, electronic dance music has been an indie label's business. In the mid- to late '90s, when acts like Fatboy Slim, the Chemical Brothers and Prodigy surged, the majors launched or acquired imprints: Warner had F-111 ...

  5. Miley Cyrus, Carrie Underwood Bring Holiday Cheer To 'Very Special Christmas 7'

    November 24, 2009 11:55 AM EST 0 0 0 With a lineup that includes Miley Cyrus , Carrie Underwood , Colbie Caillat , Sean Kingston and others, the seventh "A Very Special Christmas" Special Olympics benefit album has a younger audience in its crosshairs. "That was the game ...

  6. Keyshia Cole: Billboard #1's

    Keyshia Cole: Billboard #1's

    January 29, 2009 10:19 AM EST 0 0 0 With four weeks atop the R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart, Keyshia Cole discusses what it took to get "A Different Me" to No. 1. #1 , Keyshia Cole , #1s , R. Kelly , Hot 200 , A New Me , exclusive , interscope , R&B , Hip-Hop Videos Keyshi ...

  7. Metallica Scores Third Week Atop Billboard 200

    October 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Despite a 61% drop in sales, Metallica's "Death Magnetic" holds tight at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 for a third week. The Warner Bros. set moved 132,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundS Despite a 61% drop in sales, Meta ...

  8. Metallica Scores Third Week Atop Billboard 200

    October 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Despite a 61% drop in sales, Metallica's "Death Magnetic" holds tight at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 for a third week. The Warner Bros. set moved 132,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan, making it only the second a ...

  9. This Day in Music

    February 19, 2008 12:00 AM EST - A Los Angeles Superior Court jury finds James Brown not guilty of sexually harassing a former employee, rejecting four of the five counts brought against the singer. 2002 - A Los Angeles Superior Court jury finds James Brown not guilty of sex ...

  10. This Day in Music

    February 19, 2007 12:00 AM EST - A Los Angeles Superior Court jury finds James Brown not guilty of sexually harassing a former employee, rejecting four of the five counts brought against the singer. 2002 - A Los Angeles Superior Court jury finds James Brown not guilty of sex ...

  11. This Day in Music

    February 19, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Marilyn Manson files a defamation countersuit against former Spin executive editor Craig Marks. Manson's action is in response to a multimillion-dollar suit Marks filed the month before 2002 - A Los Angeles Superior Co ...

  12. Hot Product

    May 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Audioslave Isle Of 'Exile' Audioslave guitarist Tom Morello is unabashedly confident about the prospects for the band's sophomore Interscope/Epic album, "Out of Exile." Instead of his usual recording modus operandi of walkin ...

  13. This Day in Music

    February 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>A Los Angeles Superior Court jury finds James Brown not guilty of sexually harassing a former employee, rejecting four of the five counts brought against the singer. 2002 - A Los Angeles Superior Court jury finds James Brow ...

  14. Sirius Picks Up Iovine

    February 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sirius Satellite has hired Interscope chairman Jimmy Iovine in a consulting role. Sirius Satellite has hired Interscope chairman Jimmy Iovine in a consulting role. The satcaster has signed an exclusive deal to have Iovine -- who heads Interscope, ...

  15. Sirius Picks Up Iovine

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sirius Satellite has hired Interscope chairman Jimmy Iovine in a consulting role. Sirius Satellite has hired Interscope chairman Jimmy Iovine in a consulting role. The satcaster has signed an exclusive deal to have Iovine -- who heads Interscope, ...

  16. Next NIN CD Pushed To Next Spring

    November 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Originally planned for later this year, the release date for Nine Inch Nails' next album has been bumped to March 2005. NIN's Trent Reznor has also scrapped the provisional title for the set, "Bleedth Originally planned for later this ...

  17. Beck Album Pushed To 2005

    September 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Although it had been penciled in for an Oct. 26 release, Beck's next Geffen album won't see the light of day this year. The as-yet-untitled set, which is being produced by the Dust Brothers and Tony H Although it had been penciled in for a ...

  18. This Day in Music

    February 19, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>A Los Angeles Superior Court jury finds James Brown not guilty of sexually harassing a former employee, rejecting four of the five counts brought against the singer. 2002 - A Los Angeles Superior Court jury finds James Brow ...

  19. Indian Composer Sues Over Truth Hurts Sample

    October 31, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A famed Indian composer has filed a lawsuit in federal court claiming the recent hit single "Addictive" by Truth Hurts featuring Rakim borrowed heavily and without permission from a 20-year-old Hindi A famed Indian composer has filed a law ...

  20. Jurassic 5 Fights The 'Power'

    August 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 California-based hip-hop outfit Jurassic 5 has set an Oct. 8 release date for its sophomore Interscope set, "Power in Numbers." The set is the follow-up to 2000's "Quality Control," which debuted at N California-based hip-ho ...

  21. Hole Calls It A Career

    May 24, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hole, the Courtney Love-led rock outfit that shot to fame in the mid-'90s on the strength of singles such as "Doll Parts" and "Asking for It," has officially called it quits. "I will always treasure t Hole, the Courtney ...

  22. Gray Climbs 'Ladder' To No. 1 In The U.K.

    August 06, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Even though Atomic Kitten's "Eternal Flame" (Innocent/Virgin) started a second week at the top of the U.K. singles survey, Britain's big chart achiever of the week is David Gray. The singer/songwriter Even though Atomic Kitten� ...

  23. Hot Product

    March 19, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Previewing new music from 112, Lionel Richie, Old 97's, Toadies, Jon B, Sherrie Austin, Me First And The Gimme Gimmes Third Time's A Charm In contrast to its past two Bad Boy/Arista albums, 112's "Part III" was mostly writte ...

  24. Toadies Went To 'Hell' And Back For New Album4

    January 31, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Texas-based modern rock act the Toadies has set a March 20 release date for its sophomore Interscope album "Hell Below/Stars Above." The release marks the group's first album since 1994's &q Texas-based modern rock act the To ...