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Citigroup’s Handling of EMI Music Sale Ordered to New Trial

An appeals court vacates a 2010 jury verdict that let the financial giant off the hook for allegedly misrepresenting bidding during an auction.

Motown, EMI Gospel Create Motown Gospel Label

The Universal Music Group imprint will split profits between Island Def Jam/Motown and the Capitol Christian Music Group/Capitol Music Group.

Robert Randolph & The Family Band Sign With Blue Note Records

A new album by the virtuoso pedal steel guitarist, due out this summer, features guest appearances by Trombone Shorty and Carlos Santana.

Greg Thompson Upped to EVP of Capitol Music Group

The promotion veteran moves from New York to Los Angeles to join newly installed chairman/CEO Steve Barnett's executive team.

Lady Gaga Producer Sues His Own Daughter for Claiming Songwriting Credit

Teddy Riley alleges Taja Riley, EMI, and Sony/ATV have infringed the copyright on Lady Gaga's "Teeth"

Top 12 Music Stories of 2012

From tragic deaths (Whitney Houston) to glorious births (baby Blue Ivy), global phenoms ("Gangnam Style") and local curiosities (Snoop Dogg's "Lion" persona), THR runs down the music headlines that had people talking.

Depeche Mode Sign Worldwide Deal With Columbia Records (Exclusive)

A new album by the influential band is due out in March 2013 that's "unique and invigorating and their best work for ages," label CEO Rob Stringer tells THR.

Simon Fuller, Jason Flom Among Music Execs Planning to Bid on EMI’s Remnant Assets: Sources

Vivendi's Universal Music Group is expected to collect first bids late this year and wrap up the auction in early 2013.

Universal Music Announces New Structure, Appointments for Nashville Label Group

As part of the integration of EMI and Capitol Nashville into Universal Music Group Nashville about 15 staffers were let go, sources say.

In Wake of Universal-EMI Merger, Layoffs Begin

Universal Music Group is consolidating its music distribution companies and Nashville-based country music labels letting go of some 60 staffers.

‘Idol’ Creator Simon Fuller to Bid on EMI Assets

The Spice Girls svengali is lining up a bid in partnership with Island Records founder Chris Blackwell, and it looks like they'll have plenty of competition.