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25 May, 2017, 10:00 ET A Love So Beautiful: Roy Orbison With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra To Be Released November 3 By Roy's Boys And Legacy Recordings

On November 3, A Love So Beautiful: Roy Orbison with The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be released by Sony Music's Legacy Recordings in...


11 May, 2017, 10:17 ET Legacy Recordings Announces First-Ever Release of Paul Simon - The Concert in Hyde Park on Friday, June 9

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Paul Simon - The Concert in Hyde Park -- available in a physical...


08 May, 2017, 16:36 ET Willie Nelson's Topping The Charts Again!

God's Problem Child, Willie Nelson's new studio album (and 9th for Sony/Legacy Recordings) has entered the Billboard Country chart at #1, making it...


02 May, 2017, 10:02 ET Legacy Recordings Set to Release Billy Ocean - Here You Are: The Music of My Life on Friday, July 21

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Billy Ocean - Here You Are: The Music of My Life on Friday, July...


13 Apr, 2017, 10:02 ET Loretta Lynn to Release New Studio Album, Wouldn't It Be Great, on Friday, August 18

Legacy Recordings (a division of Sony Music Entertainment) will release Wouldn't It Be Great, the new studio album from American music icon Loretta...


13 Apr, 2017, 10:00 ET Legacy Recordings and Sony Music Entertainment Announce the Launch of Certified, a New Catalog Brand Connecting Today's Fans to Undisputed Classics of Hip Hop and R&B

Sony Music Entertainment and Legacy Recordings are pleased to announce the launch of Certified Classics--a new cross-platform urban catalog brand...


30 Mar, 2017, 10:00 ET Legacy Recordings Set to Release Van Morrison - The Authorized Bang Collection on April 28, 2017

A deluxe 3CD library set, Van Morrison - The Authorized Bang Collection is the first official comprehensive anthology ever assembled chronicling...


28 Mar, 2017, 10:00 ET Rob Halford's Work Outside Of Judas Priest Spotlighted On The Complete Albums Collection

There are countless reasons why Rob Halford is known worldwide as "The Metal God." But at the top of the list would be his pioneering singing...


21 Mar, 2017, 12:00 ET Legacy Recordings Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Record Store Day (Saturday, April 22) With Exciting New 12" & 7" Vinyl Collectibles

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, commemorates the 10th Anniversary of Record Store Day with an electrifying...


20 Mar, 2017, 14:00 ET Pink Floyd 'Interstellar Overdrive' Released: April 15, 2017

To celebrate Record Store Day on Saturday, April 15, 2017, Pink Floyd will be releasing the highly collectible 12" single 'Interstellar...


15 Mar, 2017, 17:00 ET North Mississippi Allstars Invoke "Prayer For Peace"

North Mississippi Allstars have announced the release of their eagerly anticipated new album. PRAYER FOR PEACE arrives everywhere on Friday, June 2...


01 Mar, 2017, 14:26 ET Music Icon Waylon Jennings Celebrated In New Star-Studded Live Concert Film And Recording

Blackbird Presents, CMT, and Sony Legacy are proud to announce the broadcast premiere and audio/video release of Outlaw: Celebrating The Music Of...


23 Feb, 2017, 10:00 ET Roots & A Revolution: Preservation Hall Jazz Band Turns A Page "So It Is"

Preservation Hall Jazz Band have announced the release of their new album, So It Is, the septet's second release featuring all-new original music,...


21 Feb, 2017, 10:05 ET Legacy Recordings to Release Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of The Story - An Album to Benefit War Child on May 5

On May 5, Legacy Recordings (a division of Sony Music Entertainment) will release Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of The Story –...


16 Feb, 2017, 09:49 ET The King of Pop Keeps Making History & Breaking Records!

Michael Jackson's Thriller has become the first album in RIAA Gold & Platinum Program history to be certified 33x Diamond for United States...


14 Feb, 2017, 12:30 ET PINK FLOYD 'The Early Years, 1965 - 1972: The Individual Volumes'

Pink Floyd will release a series of book-bound individual collections of the band's seminal music from 1965-1972 on March, 24, 2017. The 6...


07 Feb, 2017, 10:02 ET Artist Legacy Group Signs The Zombies To Global Brand Representation Deal

The Zombies, one of the most influential and integral bands of the British Invasion, have signed a comprehensive brand representation deal with...


01 Feb, 2017, 10:02 ET Willie Nelson Premieres 13 Stellar New Songs on God's Problem Child, His 9th Studio Album for Legacy Recordings, Available on CD, 12" Vinyl and Digital Configurations

Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release God's Problem Child, Willie Nelson's new studio album (and 9th for the...


26 Jan, 2017, 12:46 ET 'WE ARE X'--Soundtrack To Critically Acclaimed Music Documentary--Released March 3 Via Sony Music's Legacy Recordings

The soundtrack for the film WE ARE X--the critically acclaimed music documentary about X JAPAN--will be released worldwide on March 3, 2017 via...


26 Jan, 2017, 10:02 ET Epic Soundtrax/Legacy Recordings Set to Release Newly Expanded & Remastered Deluxe 25th Anniversary Edition of Singles: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack-Deluxe Edition, the 1992 Film and Album That Introduced a New Seattle Rock Sound to the World

Epic Soundtrax and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will celebrate the 25th anniversary of Cameron Crowe's...


23 Jan, 2017, 13:47 ET Jean-Michel Jarre To Bring His 'Electronica' World Tour To North America This Spring Including Stops At Radio City Music Hall In New York City, Microsoft Theater In Los Angeles And The Greek In Berkeley, Ca

Current Grammy-nominated artist and French electronic music composer and producer JEAN-MICHEL JARRE's reputation for the spectacular is unmatched,...


23 Jan, 2017, 10:14 ET Ray Davies To Release 'Americana,' His First Solo Album In Nearly A Decade, April 21 On Legacy Recordings

On April 21st, Ray Davies will release his first new album in over nine years – 'Americana' – via Legacy Recordings (a division of Sony Music...


19 Jan, 2017, 14:00 ET Legacy Recordings Celebrates Harry Belafonte's 90th Birthday with Release of When Colors Come Together... The Legacy of Harry Belafonte on Friday, February 24, 2017

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, is celebrating the 90th birthday of the iconic American...


13 Jan, 2017, 10:00 ET Kick off 2017 with Two New NOW Compilations Coming Friday, January 27!

NOW That's What I Call Music!, the world's best-selling multi-artist album series, is pleased to announce the simultaneous release of this year's...


12 Jan, 2017, 11:00 ET American Music Legend Jessi Colter to Release THE PSALMS, 12 Original Spontaneous Recordings with Lyrics Drawn from Timeless Old Testament Poems

Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release THE PSALMS, the striking new album from American country music legend Jessi...