1. Madonna Hits The Studio With Natalia Kills, Martin Kierszenbaum

    April 10, 2014 4:01 AM EDT Madonna's in the studio with Natalia Kills and Martin Kierszenbaum. The Queen of Pop shared an image on Instagram late in the evening on Wednesday (April 9) with the caption "Working the midnight shift with Natalia Kills. 2 girls on a cou ...

  2. Madonna Recording With Natalia Kills, Martin Kierszenbaum

    April 10, 2014 4:01 AM EDT Madonna's in the studio with Natalia Kills and Martin Kierszenbaum. The Queen of Pop shared an image on Instagram late in the evening on Wednesday (April 9) with the caption "Working the midnight shift with Natalia Kills. 2 girls on a co ...

  3. Kobalt and Martin Kierszenbaum to Form Cherrytree Music Publishing

    November 11, 2013 4:26 PM EST Martin Kierszenbaum, a Grammy-nominated songwriter and producer as well as the co-founder of the successful Cherrytree Records, has partnered with Kobalt to launch Cherrytree Music Publishing, for which Kobalt will provide funding as well as adm ...

  4. Jessie Ware, Mercury Prize Nominee, Preps EP for U.S. Release

    December 08, 2012 3:55 PM EST 0 0 0 For Jessie Ware , the past few years have been a series of happy accidents. "There are so many great singers out there," says the 28-year-old London-born singer, whose U.K. debut, "Devotion," was recently nominated for a Mercury ...

  5. Bubbling Under: Cherry Cherry Boom Boom Switches Roles

    August 03, 2012 9:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 Each Friday, Chart Beat presents "Bubbling Under," a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success. Up this week: Cherry Cherry Boom Boom, Josh Tatum, Chrystal Rucker and Mitchelle'l Cherry Che ...

  6. 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 - ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Ellie Goulding Begins to Find Success in the States

    June 07, 2012 7:55 PM EDT 0 0 The video to Ellie Goulding's delicate, sparse cover of Elton John's "Your Song" shows the young singer/songwriter at play in the British autumn: Running through a green field dotted with sheep; considering a waterfall, wrapped in ...

  9. Far*East Movement Is Back with More 'Booty-Poppin' Music'

    May 29, 2012 2:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Far*East Movement , the Los Angeles electro/hip-hop outfit behind such hits as "Like a G6" and "Rocketeer," is looking beyond the dancefloor and hopes to inspire a whole new movement with its latest album, "Dirty Bass." ...

  10. Far*East Goes Farther

    May 24, 2012 4:05 PM EDT 0 0 Far*East Movement, the Los Angeles electro/hip-hop outfit behind such hits as "Like a G6" and "Rocketeer," is looking beyond the dancefloor and hopes to inspire a whole new movement with its latest album, "Dirty Bass." &q ...

  11. Backbeat: Billboard Music Awards' Raging Afterparty, With Stevie Wonder, Jordin Sparks, Wiz Khalifa, Far East Movement, More

    May 21, 2012 2:31 PM EDT Wiz Khalifa hanging out with BBMA co-executive producer Richard Beckman at the Billboard Music Awards after-party. (Photo: Jem Aswad) For many decades, Billboard has been known for its sober and succinct analysis of the music business and its rela ...

  12. Backbeat: Backstage at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards With Irving Azoff, Berry Gordy, Stevie Wonder, Others

    May 21, 2012 2:00 PM EDT Interscope's Dennis Dennehy (left) poses with Robin Thicke backstage at the Billboard Music Awards. (Photo: Jem Aswad) It's one thing to be backstage at a show where extremely famous people are bustling in and out a few feet away from yo ...

  13. Jordin Sparks, Scooter Braun, Cherry Tree's Martin Kierszenbaum: Ten Things You Didn't See at the Billboard Music Awards

    May 21, 2012 12:10 AM EDT Nearly everyone backstage stops what they're doing when Jordin Sparks sings "I Will Always Love You" as part of the Whitney Houston tribute (Ethan Miller/Billboards2012/Getty Images for ABC) 1) Before the show started, Katy Perry an ...

  14. Exclusive: Keane Announces 'Strangeland' Album Details

    February 27, 2012 11:50 AM EST 0 0 0 British alt-rockers Keane have announced that its fourth album, "Strangeland," will be released on May 8 in the U.S. on Cherrytree/Interscope, and one day earlier in the U.K. The follow-up to 2008's "Perfect Symmetry" was pr ...

  15. Backbeat: Frankmusik Talks Enrique Iglesias, Cherrytree Records Backstage @ Erasure's NYC Show

    September 27, 2011 3:19 PM EDT Can You Hear The Musik: Frankmusik backstage at Terminal 5. (Photo: Jeff Benjamin/Billboard) Frankmusik is preparing for the September 27th release of his album "Do It In The AM" with a supporting slot on Erasure 's "Erasure: T ...

  16. The Knux Aim to Connect With Bigger Hooks on 'Eraser'

    September 18, 2011 10:13 AM EDT 0 0 0 Three years ago, Los Angeles by way of New Orleans duo the Knux (brothers Kentrell "Krispy" Lindsey and Alvin "Joey" Lindsey) arrived with its Interscope debut, "Remind Me in 3 Days..." the album, reached No. 23 on Bill ...

  17. Frankmusik Hits Electro-Pop Jackpot: Teams With Erasure for New Album & Tour

    July 29, 2011 7:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 It may sound a little corny, but one can't help but think that Frankmusik is having a full-circle moment. The 25-year-old electronic/pop singer/producer not only landed the plum gig of producing electro-pop pioneers Erasure 's new album &q ...

  18. Swedish Pop Sensation Robyn Brings 'Body Talk' To United States

    June 11, 2010 4:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 R obyn seems to have a pretty harsh message for anyone listening: "Don't Fucking Tell Me What to Do." But the hard-hitting techno track-which opens the Swedish electro-pop star's fifth album, "Body Talk Pt. 1" - isn ...

  19. Tokio Hotel Aims To Translate Euro Success To U.S.

    October 12, 2009 11:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sometimes, much weirder things happen at the MTV Video Music Awards than Kanye West interrupting an acceptance speech. Take the 2008 VMAs ceremony, for example, when the A-list glamour of Hollywood's Paramount Studios red carpet was upset by th ...

  20. Kierszenbaum To Lead Interscope's Rock/Pop A&R

    September 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Martin Kierszenbaum, head of Cherrytree Records and president of international operations for Interscope Geffen A&M, will now add president of pop & rock A&R for Interscope Records to his duties. Kierszenbaum will oversee the label ...

  21. Feist Forward: Canadian Singer/Songwriter Gets Major Push

    April 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After two years of touring in support of her 2004 album "Let It Die," Canadian singer/songwriter Leslie Feist realized she had really just been making "baby steps toward an undetermined future." So ra After two years of touring i ...

  22. The Beat

    March 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Interscope exec Martin Kierszenbaum plans to harvest new acts from the new Cherry Tree Records imprint. Read Melinda Newman's column. Interscope exec Martin Kierszenbaum plans to harvest new acts from the new Cherry Tree Records imprint. Read ...

  23. The Beat

    March 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Interscope exec Martin Kierszenbaum plans to harvest new acts from the new Cherry Tree Records imprint. Read Melinda Newman's column. Interscope exec Martin Kierszenbaum plans to harvest new acts from the new Cherry Tree Records imprint. Read ...