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Oct 04, 2017, 13:00 ET Music Executive Brian Nolan Named Senior Vice President Of Seventeenfifty

Highly-regarded music industry executive Brian Nolan has been named Senior Vice President, of seventeenfifty, Capitol Music Group's...


Feb 11, 2017, 23:21 ET Katy Perry Honored for Global Sales of 40+ Million Adjusted Albums and 125+ Million Tracks

Today, Capitol Records celebrated Katy Perry's 10-year anniversary with the label and honored her extraordinary accomplishments, which include a...


Feb 10, 2017, 01:26 ET Katy Perry Unleashes New Single, "Chained to the Rhythm"

Today, Capitol Records released "Chained to the Rhythm," the first single from Katy Perry's forthcoming album. She will perform the song live for...


Oct 28, 2016, 01:24 ET AVENGED SEVENFOLD "Surprise-Release" New Album 'THE STAGE'

AVENGED SEVENFOLD has "surprise-released" THE STAGE, becoming the first-ever rock band to drop an unannounced album in both digital and physical...


Aug 17, 2016, 12:51 ET Paul McCartney Signs Worldwide Recording Agreement With Capitol Records

Paul McCartney has signed a worldwide recording agreement with Capitol Records, it was announced today by Capitol Music Group (CMG) Chairman &...


Jan 04, 2016, 15:11 ET Ashley Newton Appointed President, Capitol Music Group And Executive Vice President, Creative/Special Projects, Universal Music Group

 Capitol Music Group (CMG), a division of Universal Music Group (UMG), the world's leading music company, announced today that Ashley Newton...


Feb 10, 2014, 11:00 ET Geoff Harris Named Chief Financial Officer For Capitol Music Group

Capitol Music Group (CMG) announced today the appointment of Geoff Harris as Chief Financial Officer.  Reporting to CMG...


Feb 20, 2008, 00:00 ET 'CHERISH' Is the Word: CHERISH Album 'THE TRUTH' Arrives in April 2008

NEW YORK, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- 'THE TRUTH' is on the way, and judging from every early sign, Sho'Nuff Records/Capitol Music Group quartet...


Oct 16, 2007, 01:00 ET Capitol Music Group Partners with Victoria's Secret for Exclusive U.S. Release of Hotly Anticipated Greatest Hits CD from Best-Selling British Girl-Group Spice Girls

NEW YORK, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Capitol Music Group is thrilled to announce that it has partnered with lingerie and beauty retailer Victoria's...


Oct 16, 2007, 01:00 ET Capitol Music Group Partners With Victoria's Secret for Exclusive U.S. Release of Hotly Anticipated Greatest Hits CD from Best-Selling British Girl-Group Spice Girls

NEW YORK, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Capitol Music Group is thrilled to announce that it has partnered with lingerie and beauty retailer Victoria's...


Oct 04, 2007, 01:00 ET Lenny Kravitz Announces IT IS TIME FOR A LOVE REVOLUTION

NEW YORK, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Lenny Kravitz says it's time for a revolution and he is launching a musical movement to do just that with the...


Jun 05, 2007, 01:00 ET Korn's New Untitled Album Set for July 31

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 31st, Virgin Records will release the eighth studio album from the multi-platinum,...


Mar 27, 2007, 01:00 ET Corinne Bailey Rae's Live in London & New York DVD With Bonus CD Scheduled for April 3rd Release

LOS ANGELES, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Capitol Music Group will release award-winning U.K. singer-songwriter Corinne Bailey Rae's first long-form...