Beenie Man to collaborate with Karlie Redd
International recording star Beenie Man will do a collaboration with hip hop artiste and actress Karlie Redd who is well known for her role on the VH1 series Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta.
Broadcasting & Cable
Study: Viewers Seek TV Info on Social Media
The ways social media is having an impact on TV -- and vice versa -- is a both a big deal here and a global phenomenon, according to a new study by Viacom.
Mon May 20, 2013
Episode 7: Five Career Tips From VH1's The Gossip Game
VH1's The Gossip Game follows seven urban media professionals, as they navigate their way through the New York entertainment industry.
New York Magazine
To Do: May 2229, 2013
Tolkien-heads can get a rare fresh fix with the release of The Fall of Arthur, J.R.R.'s unfinished epic poem on the Arthurian legend.
Sun May 19, 2013
Kanye West premieres 'New Slaves' video on 66 different buildings
Instead of premiering a music video on the expected outlets like VH1, MTV or YouTube, Kanye West decided to premiere his new video for "New Slaves" on the side of 66 different buildings around the world.
Fri May 17, 2013
Vinny Guadagnino, Chrissy Teigen, Dillon Francis Join MTV As Hangout Fest Correspondents
The Hangout Music Festival kicks off on Friday on the white sand beaches of Gulf Shores, Alabama, with a lineup that includes headliners the Kings of Leon, Stevie Wonder and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, plus Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Kendrick Lamar, Ellie Goulding and a whole lot more.
Thu May 16, 2013
Federal judge denies class action certification in Google copyright case
Named plaintiffs included the English Premier League , the French Tennis Federation , the National Music Publishers' Association [corporate websites] and several other music publishers.
Wed May 15, 2013
Lou Gramm eyes up retirement
Lou Gramm has once again pulled back from talk of a Foreigner reunion, telling Dave Bassner of the VH1 Radio Network that he may retire "sooner than you think." Reunion fever struck when Gramm and Mick Jones were announced as inductees into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Tue May 14, 2013
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis: Live From Hangout Music Festival
In just four short years, the Hangout Music Festival has become a must for music fans everywhere.
Mon May 13, 2013
Broadcasting & Cable
ITV Acquires Controlling Stake in High Noon Entertainment
ITV has acquired a controlling stake of reality production company High Noon Entertainment, the U.K.-based TV network announced Monday.
Sun May 12, 2013
'Cake Boss' Producers Set Two New Unscripted Series
High Noon Entertainment, the producers behind TLC's Cake Boss , is adding two more series to its slate -- this time targeting the Hispanic audience.
Fri May 10, 2013
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Ne-Yo, Jill Scott, J. Cole to Headline "Philly 4th of July Jam"
Ne-Yo, Jill Scott and J. Cole are among the artists who'll be celebrating Independence Day this year in the city where our nation really got started: Philadelphia.
Whole Foods gets its vegan and non-vegan salads switched
The upmarket natural foods chain Whole Foods recalled real and fake chicken salad in the New York area and elsewhere in the northeast because of a label mixup.
Thu May 09, 2013
Calling the TV Business an 'Injustice Being Inflicted on the American ...
Sen. John McCain introduced legislation today that he says will give consumers better control over their pay-television choices.
Viacom PT Raised to $72.00 at Nomura
VIAB has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at Barclays Capital raised their price target on shares of Viacom from $68.00 to $73.00 in a research note to investors on Thursday, May 2nd.
Music Seen Music Seen: Gin Wigmore
One of the perks of having Gin Wigmore as VH1's You Oughta Know artist this month is being able to stalk our favorite Kiwi soul siren without being creepy.
VH1 And Palladia To Simulcast The 2013 Philly 4th Of July Jam
Kicking off in the City of Brotherly Love, The Philly 4th of July Jam, a signature event of the Wawa Welcome America! festival, and live streamed on VH1.com . Hometown favorites The Roots , serve as the house band with this year's lineup, including: John Mayer , Jill Scott , Demi Lovato , Ne-Yo , Grace Potter and J. Cole .
Wed May 08, 2013
Viacom says Cablevision bundling lawsuit should be tossed
Viacom Inc said on Wednesday a $1 billion lawsuit by Cablevision Systems Corp accusing it of forcing cable providers and subscribers to buy channels they don't want, should be thrown out.
Tue May 07, 2013
VH1 Announces The Second Season Of Sketch Comedy Series "Stevie...
Stevie's irreverent attitude is devilishly brilliant as she impersonates the most talked about stars in entertainment.
A Nick in Time: Viacom, Inc. (VIAB), Ads and Streaming
That's a surprise to me, frankly. To think that a company like Viacom, Inc. can still see growth in the ad sales of one of its - admittedly flagship - cable networks in this age of cash-for-content is a confusing sign.