1. Wayne Hector, Hit-Making UK Songwriter, Talks One Direction, Nicki Minaj, Streaming Services, More (Q&A)

    March 28, 2012 7:00 AM EDT has so far proved to be quite a year for British songwriter Wayne Hector, who has two songs in this week's Hot 100 - The Wanted's "Glad You Came," which he co-wrote with Steve McCutcheon and Ed Drewett; and Nicki Minaj ...

  2. Breaking & Entering: Carmen Reece

    October 21, 2009 1:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 Carmen Reece is on cloud nine; she recently made her first appearance on the Billboard charts when her song, "Right Here," entered at No. 12 on Hot Dance Airplay before jumping to No. 3, and she couldn't be more thrilled. "It is ...

  3. Aldridge Upped At Sony/ATV U.K.

    April 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Sony/ATV Music Publishing (U.K.) Limited has promoted Simon Aldridge from senior repertoire manager to head of A&R. During his career, Aldridge has signed All Saints and Seal to record and publishing deals, and Gabrielle, Mark Morrison, Bodyro ...

  4. Songwriter Hector Signs To Sony/ATV

    May 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony/ATV Music Publishing U.K. has signed hitmaking songwriter Wayne Hector to an exclusive, long-term publishing deal covering future copyrights. Until recently, Hector's works were covered under a d Sony/ATV Music Publishing U.K. has signed ...

  5. Songwriter Hector Signs To Sony/ATV

    May 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony/ATV Music Publishing U.K. has signed hitmaking songwriter Wayne Hector to an exclusive, long-term publishing deal covering future copyrights. Until recently, Hector's works were covered under a d Sony/ATV Music Publishing U.K. has signed ...

  6. 2003 BMI Country Awards Winners

    November 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST BMI Country Awards Winners Here's are the winners of BMI's annual Country Awards, handed out Nov. 4 in Nashville. "The Baby," songwriter Harley Allen, recorded by Blake Shelton, (Warner Bros. Nashville) published by Coburn M ...

  7. Studdard Wins Second 'American Idol'

    May 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Soul balladeer Ruben Studdard has been crowned the second "American Idol." The aspiring artist learned he was the victor of a public vote at the end of last night's (May 21) two-hour season finale of Soul balladeer Ruben Studdard has ...