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  • 2013 BBMA Nominations

    With Tracy Morgan of 30 Rock fame as host, the 2013 Billboard Music Awards, set to take place on May 19 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, will feature a host of collaborative acts as part of ...

  • Join OMA’s 24-Hour Party

    With the O Music Awards set to take place on June 19, 2013, music lovers can look forward to a 24-hour party with the entertainment lineup featuring more than 50 bands, including a host of ...

  • Support Record Store Day 2013

    Celebrated on the third Saturday of April each year, Record Store Day will take place on 20 April 2013, with thousands of independent record stores participating worldwide, bringing together ...

  • Coachella and Stagecoach Music Festivals

    Music festival fans are no doubt delighted by the news that Indio's city council has approved the proposal by Goldenvoice to continue staging the popular Coachella and Stagecoach annual ...

  • Musical Training Increases Cognitive Abilities

    When two scientists at the University of Auckland carried out research on whether musicians use the same brain areas to process both music and language, they discovered some interesting ...

  • ECMA Celebrates 25 Years of Music Excellence

    The East Coast Music Awards is celebrating its 25th anniversary this week with a star-studded five-day event in Halifax, Nova Scotia, honoring the outstanding musicians who have made, and ...

  • ASCAP Founders Award for Steven Tyler & Joe Perry

    A glowing commendation accompanied the announcement by ASCAP that Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry will receive the 36th ASCAP Founders Award at the 2013 ASCAP Pop Music Awards on ...

  • Highest-Paid Musicians for 2012 Named by Forbes

    Dr Dre took the #1 spot on the Forbes list of 25 Highest-Paid Musicians for the 12 month period from May 2011 to May 2012, with pretax earnings of $110 million, primarily from income from ...

  • Prince to Receive Billboard Icon Award

    It was recently announced that Prince is to be honored with an Icon Award at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards to be held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on 19 May. The somewhat ...

  • BRIT Awards 2013 Nominees Announced

    With the inaugural event taking place in 1977, the BRIT Awards became an annual event from 1982 onward and has grown into one of the top music award ceremonies worldwide. The 2013 BRIT ...

  • 2013 Grammy Nominations

    Set to take place on Sunday February 10, 2013, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, the 2013 Grammy Awards have been a hot topic since the nominations were released at a glittering event on ...

  • Carole King to Receive Gershwin Prize for Popular Song

    Legendary singer-songwriter Carole King has been selected to receive the 2013 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song – becoming the first woman to receive this honor. In a music ...