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May 17, 2016, 09:00 ET El Carnaval Junkanoo de Bahamas es aclamado como un éxito

El segundo Carnaval anual Junkanoo de Bahamas, presentado por BTC, resultó un éxito extraordinario, según afirmó Paul Major,...


May 16, 2016, 14:51 ET 2016 Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival hailed as a success

The second annual Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival presented by BTC was an extraordinary success, said Bahamas National Festival Commission (BNFC)...


May 16, 2016, 14:28 ET 2016 Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival hailed as a success

The second annual Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival presented by BTC was an extraordinary success, said Bahamas National Festival Commission (BNFC)...


May 09, 2016, 17:14 ET The Piano Guys Receive An RIAA Gold Album Certification For Debut Album

 What began as a musical hobby and friendship quickly became an extremely successful worldwide career for The Piano Guys. Their innovative...


May 06, 2016, 14:28 ET Till Brönner Signs Exclusive International Agreement With Sony Music Masterworks

 Sony Music Masterworks is pleased to announce a long-term worldwide recording agreement with star trumpeter Till Brönner. The newly...


May 05, 2016, 18:17 ET The Piano Guys Conquer Another Wonder Of The World - New Music Video "Jungle Book/Sarabande" Filmed in Chichén Itzá

 Musical Internet sensation, The Piano Guys, continue their quest to serenade all Seven Wonders of the World. For their third Wonder, Utah's...


Apr 18, 2016, 17:00 ET Sony and Jackson Estate Sign Definitive Agreement for Sony to Acquire Remaining Half of Sony/ATV Music Publishing

Sony Corporation ("Sony") and the Estate of Michael Jackson ("the Estate") announced today that Sony Corporation of America ("SCA"), Sony's wholly...


Apr 15, 2016, 12:34 ET Hiatus Kaiyote Releases New Digital EP - Recalibrations Vol. 1

Hiatus Kaiyote announces the release of Recalibrations Vol. 1 today, Friday April 15th, a 4-song EP featuring new versions and remixes of...


Apr 08, 2016, 12:26 ET 2CELLOS Release New Music Video For Their Innovative Version Of Led Zeppelin's "Whole Lotta Love"

 2CELLOS, music's most thrilling and progressive instrumental duo, release a new music video for "Whole Lotta Love." The new track combines Led...


Apr 01, 2016, 13:00 ET Sony Music Entertainment and Above Average Announce Original Digital Video Development Deal

Sony Music Entertainment and Above Average, the premier online comedy destination and production company, today announced that they have...


Mar 25, 2016, 12:20 ET Sony Music Masterworks Releases Soundtrack + Score To STX Entertainment's Groundbreaking Action Film Hardcore Henry

 Sony Music Masterworks will release the soundtrack and score to STX Entertainment's much buzzed about, adrenaline-fueled action...


Mar 23, 2016, 11:36 ET Theo Croker Set to Release Sophomore Album Escape Velocity - Available May 6

 Trumpet player Theo Croker's new album, Escape Velocity, arrives unchecked and un-filtered. It doesn't attempt to fit a single specific...


Mar 09, 2016, 07:14 ET Yo-Yo Ma And The Silk Road Ensemble Releases New Album Featuring Special Guests Including Rhiannon Giddens, Bill Frisell, Sarah Jarosz, Abigail Washburn, Gregory Porter And Others

The latest album by Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble will surprise and delight, with guest performers and imaginative sounds that transform the...


Mar 04, 2016, 17:00 ET A Cappella YouTube Star Peter Hollens Releases New Album, Misty Mountains

 Peter Hollens, the one-man a cappella vocalist, video producer, and YouTube star whose popular videos have amassed over 150-plus million views...


Mar 04, 2016, 14:32 ET Yanni: The Dream Concert Live From The Great Pyramids Of Egypt

 The No. 1 selling, composer, producer, multi-instrumentalist and global phenomenon Yanni has performed his distinctive music in exotic and...


Feb 23, 2016, 11:58 ET Sony Music Entertainment Grows Presence In Africa

Sony Music Entertainment today announced it is expanding its operational presence across Africa as part of a long-term strategy to open offices in...


Feb 05, 2016, 16:55 ET Sony Music Releases Soundtrack To Animated Feature SNOWTIME! Featuring Celine Dion

 Sony Music announces SNOWTIME! the soundtrack to the English language re-interpretation of the beloved Québec film, La Guerre des Tuques...


Jan 29, 2016, 18:35 ET The Piano Guys Release New Music Video "Hello/Lacrimosa" - A Mashup Featuring Adele's Hit Song And Mozart's Requiem

 Musical Internet sensation, The Piano Guys, who have surpassed 800 million views on YouTube, release their latest music video,...


Jan 27, 2016, 21:49 ET Sony Music Entertainment Sign Nigerian Musician Davido To A Worldwide Deal

 Sony Music Entertainment have signed accomplished musician Davido to a groundbreaking global agreement. The deal...


Jan 13, 2016, 09:14 ET Jazz Singer Stacey Kent Releases New Album, Tenderly

 "Life is the art of the encounter, though there are many failed encounters in life." Seldom has the Brazilian poet Vinicius de Moraes's...


Dec 21, 2015, 12:37 ET Yanni Announces New Album, PBS Special And DVD Release

 Global superstar Yanni announces a new album and PBS Special with corresponding DVD and Blu-Ray. His new album, SENSUOUS CHILL, is available...


Dec 11, 2015, 13:09 ET Sony Music Masterworks Earns 6 Nominations for the 2016 Grammy Awards in Multiple Genres

 Sony Music Masterworks receives 6 nominations for the 2016 Grammy Awards in multiple genres including Classical, Contemporary Instrumental,...


Dec 08, 2015, 10:45 ET Today's Hottest High-Energy Hits & Remixes Gathered For NOW That's What I Call A Workout 2016

Just in time for the holidays and New Year's fitness resolutions, NOW That's What I Call Music! refreshes the wildly popular NOW Workout series...


Nov 24, 2015, 10:34 ET Sony Music Masterworks And Broadway Records to Release the Original Soundtrack of the NBC Television Event "The Wiz LIVE!"

 Sony Music Masterworks and Broadway Records will release the original soundtrack of the NBC Television event "The Wiz LIVE!" Available now for...


Nov 23, 2015, 16:31 ET Sony Music Strikes Original Video Content Deal with YouTube star Kurt Hugo Schneider for New Digital Series

 Sony Music Entertainment is partnering with YouTube star Kurt Hugo Schneider to develop a new original series for digital video that will...