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2014-03-05 12:24:08

New Album Drops Fall 2014 To Coincide With U.S. Tour Debuts At SXSW 2014 NEW YORK, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flying Buddha, an imprint on Sony Music Masterworks and lead by Salaam Remi, signs the soulful singer songwriter Liam Bailey. His debut album, co-written and produced by Bailey, and executive produced by Remi, is set to release this Fall coinciding with a U.S. tour. Bailey will debut material from his forthcoming album at the South by Southwest Music Festival in March....

2014-02-25 12:25:07

LYRIC VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE "ALL I WANNA DO" PREMIERED ON VEVO NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Records - Fresh off the start of his All I Wanna Do Tour that began last week, Columbia Records recording artist T. Mills has digitally released his ALL I WANNA DO EP, featuring the lead single "All I Wanna Do." The EP includes collaborations with top producers Boi1Da, Malay and Cook Classics, and is available for download now: http://smarturl.it/AllIWannaDoEP. After...

2014-02-25 12:24:58

HIGHLY ANTICIPATED DEBUT ALBUM AVAILABLE MARCH 3, 2014 NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Records - Lea Michele's highly anticipated debut album LOUDER is available today to stream in its entirety for one week exclusively on the iTunes Store and on iTunes Radio (iTunes.com/LeaMichele). Out on March 3(rd), one day earlier than previously announced, the album marks Michele stepping into her career as a solo artist with a vocally-driven record--exploring the breadth of...

2014-02-24 12:23:52

DATES CONFIRMED WITH ANI DIFRANCO NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Littlest Prisoner, the latest from critically-hailed singer, violinist, composer and arranger Jenny Scheinman, will be released May 6 on Sony Masterworks. Her eighth studio album, The Littlest Prisoner follows Scheinman's 2012 release Mischief & Mayhem, which All About Jazz called "a near-flawless package of musical craftsmanship." Scheinman, whom The New York Times has called "full of playful ideas"...

2014-02-20 12:25:45

New Album, Road Shows, Vol. 3, Due for May 2014 Release NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tenor saxophonist Sonny Rollins has signed a distribution agreement with Sony Music Masterworks and its jazz imprint OKeh Records for the release of his new Doxy Records album, Road Shows, Vol. 3. A street date of May 6 is planned. Over the span of his storied and still-unfolding 65-year career, Rollins has established himself as one of the giants of jazz - a towering influence, a...

2014-02-20 12:25:44

New Recording Featuring Special Guests Coming May 2014 NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The internationally successful producer, composer, keyboardist and vocalist, Sergio Mendes, has signed with the Sony Music Masterworks imprint OKeh Records. The new recording featuring eclectic and upbeat Brazilian rhythms will feature guest vocalists John Legend, Janelle Monae among others. The album will be available in May in advance of the 2014 World Cup. One of the most successful...

2014-02-05 08:27:39

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? The Original Broadway Cast Recording of the Tony-Winning Best Play NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? has been an essential part of American theater - even more to the point, American culture - for over half a century. When we talk about long-ago stage productions of great plays, most of us have to imagine. In the case of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, we have something far better: in the winter of...

2014-01-30 08:29:24

MUSIC BY ALEXANDRE DESPLAT FOR A DRAMATIC ADVENTURE NEW YORK, Jan 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Music is proud to announce the release of the original motion picture soundtrack of The Monuments Men, featuring new music by the leading film composer Alexandre Desplat. Billed as "the greatest treasure hunt in history," The Monuments Men was directed by George Clooney, who has a starring role alongside a distinguished cast including George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, John Goodman, Jean...

2014-01-23 12:27:18

"We Are One (Ole Ola)" will be performed at the FIFA World Cup(TM) Opening Ceremony by Pitbull, Jennifer Lopez and Claudia Leitte on June 12, 2014 RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FIFA and Sony Music Entertainment today announced that "We Are One (Ole Ola)," by global superstar Pitbull, featuring global superstar Jennifer Lopez and Brazilian artist Claudia Leitte, has been chosen as the Official Song of the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup(TM) in Brazil. The song will be...

2014-01-21 08:27:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit Music Group announced today the appointment of David Renzer to the position of Chairman. Renzer was previously Chairman and CEO of Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG). In the newly created position, Renzer will serve as an active chairman and play key roles in all areas of the thriving independent publisher. He will work closely with the company's financial partners, strengthen the company's global platform, and oversee the...