1. The Music Biz Remembers Phil Everly

    January 04, 2014 5:31 PM EST The Everly Brothers' 20 Biggest Hot 100 Hits (With Spotify Music Streams) The Everly Brothers' 20 Biggest Hot 100 Hits The Everly Brothers' Phil Everly Dead at 74 There is perhaps no greater measure of the legendary Everly Brothers& ...

  2. NYC Brother Trio AJR 'Ready' for Stardom

    September 24, 2013 3:30 PM EDT This past spring, when Australian songstress Sia Furl­er told her manager Jonathan Daniel about AJR, a trio of brothers whose undeniably catchy pop song "I'm Ready" caught her ear, he knew exactly who to call: Steve Greenberg , a pr ...

  3. New Music Seminar 2013: The Ins and Outs of Synch Licensing

    June 12, 2013 2:07 PM EDT The promise and process of music placements in television, movies and advertising was the topic du jour at a panel Tuesday for the New Music Seminar in New York. Representatives from labels and top music licensing companies, including Warner Mus ...

  4. '12-12-12' Concert: Our Favorite Tweets

    December 13, 2012 12:58 AM EST Five-plus hours is a long concert, no matter who's playing. But like many others, we watched the entire thing on multiple screens - from Springsteen to Paulvana. Here's an alternate take on the night, containing our favorite Tweets from ...

  5. Morning Fix: iTunes 11 Launches; Alicia Keys, Rod Stewart Headed For No. 1; Katy Perry Woman of the Year Video

    November 30, 2012 7:45 AM EST Head HERE to subscribe to Billboard's Morning Fix email and our other FREE music-business newsletters APPLE RELEASES ITUNES 11: Apple debuted its newest version of iTunes, one that gives users the ability to stream their entertainment from th ...

  6. Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' at 30: How One Album Changed the World

    November 30, 2012 2:00 AM EST Steve Greenberg ( @steviegpro ) is the founder of S-Curve Records and a Grammy winning record producer who had an integral role in developing the careers of Hanson, Joss Stone and the Jonas Brothers, among many others. When executives of CBS Recor ...

  7. Guest Post: 50 Years of 'Monster Mash': The Story Behind the Halloween Hit

    October 31, 2012 9:35 AM EDT Steve Greenberg ( The Twist was an even bigger hit the second time around, as it spread to every corner of the popular culture. At this point, a full-fledged dance-craze gold rush was on, with the Peppermint Lounge's house band, Joey Dee and ...

  8. 50 Years of 'Monster Mash': The Story Behind the Halloween Hit

    October 31, 2012 8:45 AM EDT Steve Greenberg ( @steviegpro) is the founder of S-Curve Records and a Grammy winning record producer who had an integral role in developing the careers of Hanson, Joss Stone and the Jonas Brothers, among many others.Here, he reflects on the 50-ye ...

  9. Steve Yegelwel Joins Mercury as SVP of A&R

    October 08, 2012 3:19 PM EDT Steve Yegelwel has left S-Curve Records and gone to Mercury as senior vice-president of A&R for the major label. Yegelwel was S-Curve's president and left last month. A representative for S-Curve confirms that they are looking for a new p ...

  10. VH1's Rick Krim, MTV's Amy Doyle Honored at UJA Luncheon by Pink, Rob Thomas, Judy McGrath, Van Toffler, Many More

    July 13, 2012 3:30 PM EDT (L-R): Clear Channel's John Sykes, VH1 EVP Rick Krim, Universal Republic/Island Def Jam's Barry Weiss, MTV EVP Amy Doyle, and Glassnote founder Daniel Glass. (Photo: Michael Priest) The music business has more than its share of industry- ...

  11. Watch Joss Stone's Acoustic Tastemakers Session

    June 28, 2012 4:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Video: Joss Stone performs "The High Road" It's been nine years since Joss Stone released her multi-platinum debut, "The Soul Sessions," a record of covers made with producer Steve Greenberg when she was just 15 years old. S ...

  12. The Changing Role of A&R and 'The Dark Arts of Record Making' at New Music Seminar

    June 21, 2012 6:30 AM EDT (L-R): Moderator Ron Fair; Avery Lipman (Universal Republic); Steve Greenberg (S-Curve); Darius Van Arman (Jagjaguwar/Dead Oceans/Secretly Canadian); Josh Deutsch (Downtown); Peter Edge (RCA); Craig Kallman (Atlantic); and Monte Lipman (Universal ...

  13. Joss Stone to Release 'Soul Sessions Volume 2' Next Month

    June 04, 2012 3:29 PM EDT Joss Stone is returning to her roots with "The Soul Sessions Volume 2," a sequel to her 2003 breakthrough album that will also see her reuniting with original label S-Curve Records. Due out July 31 through a partnership with Stone's ...

  14. Ryan Seacrest, LA Reid, Russell Simmons, More Pay Tribute to Dick Clark

    April 18, 2012 5:45 PM EDT Within minutes of news breaking of Dick Clark's passing, the music business began expressing their grieif and admiration for the man who helped invent the business they work in. From Epic Records Chairman/CEO Antonio "LA" Reid, Mado ...

  15. S-Curve Records Partners With Warner Music U.K. on International Licensing Deal

    March 22, 2012 1:01 PM EDT New York-based S-Curve Records has teamed up with Warner Music U.K. in a comprehensive multi-rights partnership. Effective immediately, the deal sees Warner Music U.K. license S-Curve's future repertoire for all international territories, exc ...

  16. Backbeat: Diane Birch Plays Comeback Show, Dreams of Michael McDonald @ Joe's Pub

    February 08, 2012 8:00 AM EST Piano Woman: Diane Birch's stripped comeback at Joe's Pub. (Photo: Jeff Benjamin/Billboard) "This was the first show I played in probably six months. I just like to keep playing shows even if I don't have a lot of new things. I ...

  17. FutureSound Keynotes: Pandora CEO Joe Kennedy, Superfly Co-Founder Rick Farman, S-Curve Founder Steve Greenberg

    November 18, 2011 2:00 PM EST Keynote speakers Steve Greenberg ( CEO/Founder, S-Curve Records) and Travis Clark (of We The Kings) with Michael Jakary , VP of Label and Field Marketing at UMG Distribution.(Photo: Arnold Turner/A. Turner Archives) The closing events of the openi ...

  18. Engaging Your Customers Online: Strategies From The 140 Character Conference

    April 22, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Twitter is fun, easy and effective, but don't expect it to result directly in sales. These were some of the nuggets of wisdom in yesterday's "Music and the Real-Time Web" panel at the 140 Character Conference. You can stream a ...

  19. SXSW 2010: Billboard's Showcase Bands

    March 10, 2010 6:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Give us four nights to program whatever we want, and we'll give you diverse top-tier acts from all the genres we cover, from Latin to hip-hop to rock. All performances are at the Billboard.com Bungalow at 708 E. Sixth St. in downtown Austin. WE ...

  20. Diane Birch Breaking Out With 'Bible Belt' On 'Mom Blogs'

    July 15, 2009 4:39 PM EDT 0 0 0 During the past month, S-Curve artist Diane Birch has been quietly separating herself from the crowded field of aspiring female singer/songwriters—thanks primarily to a viral campaign targeting "mom blogs." While Birch's debut album, ...

  21. Terry McBride, Steve Greenberg, Tim Wintergreen Tapped For New Music Seminar

    July 08, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The New Music Seminar has issued its final program, which includes participation by such industry executives as Nettwerk CEO Terry McBride; S Curve founder/CEO and Nabbr chairman Steve Greenberg; and Pandora founder/chief strategic officer Tim Win ...

  22. Back To Pop

    July 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Imani Coppola admits that the story behind her forming Little Jackie with multi-instrumentalist Adam Pallin is "really not very exciting at all": ... Imani Coppola admits that the story behind her forming Little Jackie with multi-instrumen ...

  23. Nicole Atkins

    November 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nicole Atkins hails from the quaint seaside borough of Neptune City, N.J., population 5,218. But her Colombia debut "Neptune City," named in honor of her beloved hometown, was recorded in a land bette Nicole Atkins hails from the quaint se ...

  24. Greenberg Relaunching S-Curve Records

    July 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Former S-Curve Records founder and CEO Steve Greenberg is getting ready to relaunch the label after a nearly two-year dormancy. Former S-Curve Records founder and CEO Steve Greenberg is getting ready to relaunch the label after a nearly two-year dor ...

  25. Star-Packed Jerry Lee Lewis CD Back On Track

    August 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After five years and four different record labels, Jerry Lee Lewis' "Last Man Standing" will arrive Sept. 26 on Jeff Ayeroff's Artists First label. After five years and four different record labels, Jerry Lee Lewis' "La ...

  26. Greenberg To Exit Sony BMG

    June 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Columbia president will depart post June 9. Steve Greenberg will exit Sony BMG Music Entertainment Friday (June 9) according to a high level source. Greenberg was brought into the company as president of Columbia Records in January 2005 by then So ...

  27. Ienner, Anthony Exit Sony BMG

    June 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The apparent power struggle between new Sony BMG Music Entertainment CEO Rolf Schmidt-Holtz and Sony Music’s two highest ranking creative executives has reached its breaking point. Don Ienner, the S The apparent power struggle between new Sony BMG ...

  28. TJ Martell Honors Greenberg

    January 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Fundraiser set for March 5. Columbia Records president Steve Greenberg and his family are the honorees for this year's TJ Martell Foundation Family Day. The fundraising event will be held March 5 at New York's Roseland Ballroom. The seve ...

  29. Anthony, Barnett, Walk Take New SMLG Roles

    December 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sony Music Label Group U.S. has a new executive structure in place, effective immediately. Michele Anthony has been named president of SMLG, in addition to continuing her role as COO of the group and Sony Music Label Group U.S. has a new executive ...

  30. Mike Lynn Joins Columbia, Sony Urban

    August 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Former Aftermath exec will head Big Ego imprint. Sony Urban Music and Columbia Records have inked a production and label deal with Mike Lynn. The Los Angeles-based Lynn was Dr. Dre's right hand man at Aftermath Entertainment for nearly 10 yea ...

  31. Columbia Adds Exec Power

    February 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Columbia Records aims to build upon its A&R might with the addition of Steve Greenberg, who has been named president of the label. He started Jan. 26. LOS ANGELES -- Columbia Records aims to build upon its A&R might with the addition o ...

  32. Greenberg Named Columbia Prez

    February 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Exec reports to CRG chairman Botwin. As expected, Steve Greenberg has been named president of Columbia Records. He will work closely with and report to Will Botwin, who was appointed chairman of Columbia Records Group yesterday (Feb. 8). New York- ...

  33. Botwin Signs On As Columbia Chairman

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Greenberg appointment imminent. As expected, Will Botwin has been named chairman of Columbia Records Group. He had served as president since 2002. In his new capacity, he will determine the overall direction of the group and will continue to repor ...

  34. Greenberg Set To Assume Columbia Post

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Look for S-Curve founder and president Steve Greenberg to officially assume the post of Columbia Records Group president. The move had been expected. LOS ANGELES -- Look for S-Curve founder and president Steve Greenberg to officially assume the po ...

  35. Greenberg Set To Assume Columbia Post

    February 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Look for S-Curve founder and president Steve Greenberg to officially assume the post of Columbia Records Group president by week's end. Look for S-Curve founder and president Steve Greenberg to officially assume the post of Columbia Records G ...

  36. Greenberg Eyed For Columbia Group Prez

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG is eyeing S-Curve founder and chairman Steve Greenberg for the role of president of Columbia Records Group. Sony BMG is eyeing S-Curve founder and chairman Steve Greenberg for the role of president of Columbia Records Group. Greenberg and ...

  37. Stone Plumbs The Depths Of Her 'Soul'

    October 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com "The next big thing." It's a phrase that Joss Stone has heard quite a few times during the past year. Since S-Curve Records released the British singer's "The Soul Sessions," ...

  38. Sophomore Album On Stone's 'Mind'

    July 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Little more than a year after emerging to critical raves, Joss Stone is planning a September return with "Mind, Body & Soul." The set will be the follow-up to the U.K. soul singer's EP "The Soul S Little more than a year afte ...

  39. Breaking & Entering

    October 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Joss Stone, Arch Enemy and Brad Wolf. U.K. IDOL: In the era of "American Idol," it's easy to be skeptical of a vocalist like Joss Stone . The 16-yea ...

  40. Decisions

    October 12, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Beu Sisters are four young siblings who write, arrange, and sing their own songs and possess an irresistible combination of good looks and talent. The Beu Sisters are four young siblings who write, arrange, and sing their own songs and possess a ...