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Ashley Newton Named President of Capitol Music Group

The move reunites the executive with CMG chairman Steve Barnett, with whom he worked at Columbia Records.

Will Fox Score Another ‘Glee’ With ‘Dynasty’-Style Hip-Hop Soap ‘Empire’?

The network that launched 'American Idol' and the studio that birthed 'Glee' team up with Columbia Records and Timbaland, but will it produce stars and sales?

She & Him Signs With Columbia Records

A new album by the indie duo of M. Ward and Zooey Deschanel is expected in the fall, a rep for the Sony label confirms.

David Bowie Toasts Columbia Records’ Rob Stringer: ‘You’re a Star’

The label chairman was recognized at London's Music Week Awards on April 24.

Stephen Ferrera, Columbia Records A&R Executive, Dies

A key player in bringing the "American Idol" franchise to RCA, Ferrera's credits included multi-platinum successes Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson and Leona Lewis.

Dawn Bridges, Formerly of Time Inc. and Warner Music, Joins Al Jazeera America

The veteran executive is named executive vp corporate communications at the newly launched news network.

Joel Oberstein, President of Almighty Music Marketing, Dies at 50

Diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis four years ago, the lifelong music lover died from complications of West Nile Virus on Nov. 1.

Sony, Columbia Records Next in Line for Internship Lawsuit

In the latest of the proposed class-action suits since June's Fox Searchlight ruling, a former intern seeks wages for herself and 500 others.

Beyonce Scraps 50 Songs Amid Endless Album Delay

UPDATED: The diva, under self-management, starts fresh on an album Sony-owned Columbia wanted to drop this fall opposite releases from Lady Gaga and Katy Perry -- but that now seems unlikely.

MGMT Announces Third Album Details

Band members Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Goldwasser team up again with producer Dave Fridmann.

Columbia Records’ Rob Stringer Honored by Adele, Neil Diamond, John Mayer, More

The label chairman was named Music Visionary of 2013 by the UJA-Federation at an event held at New York's Pierre Hotel.

Nine Inch Nails Signs With Columbia Records

A new album by Trent Reznor's influential band will be out this fall.