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Artista Records, home to Whitney Houston and Santana, is over

HollywoodNews.com: Arista Records is over. The new management at Sony’s RCA division have put the venerable label started by Clive Davis to sleep at age 36. Arista had drifted since 2000 when BMG, which owned it then, let then overall chief Michael Dornemann oversee the ousting of Davis. By the[...]

Lady Gaga Sells a Mere 30K CDs

HollywoodNews.com: Reports of revived CD sales are highly exaggerated. According to the numbers collected on hitsdailydouble.com, last week is pretty bad for the music industry. Summer used to be a time when kids had to have their music. But last week the top 10 totaled less than 500,000 copies sold[...]

Barry Manilow to play with the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra

HollywoodNews.com: Legendary musician and performer Barry Manilow announces a series of first-ever Florida symphony concerts backed by The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra of Punta Gorda, Florida in January of 2011. Beginning on January 20th, and stretching across five major Florida cities, Manilow will bring his greatest hits to the Sunshine State.[...]

Barry Manilow a fan of Lady Gaga

Barry Manilow has admitted that he admires Lady Gaga for her original acts. Who knew her crazy antics would catch the attention of the legendary superstar who has sold more than 80 million records worldwide. Manilow told Reuters his secret on outlasting the industry – “I try to tell the[...]