The producer and music executive began his career after quitting a job as a barber, and went on to work with Diana Krall, Natalie Cole and others.
With AEG Live acquiring the indie promoter the Bowery Presents, nearly a dozen of the city’s most prominent clubs will be tied to it or Live Nation.
“Starboy” retakes the top spot on the album chart after five weeks, and half of the Top 10 relates to movies or musical theater.
Nielsen is paying $560 million for Gracenote, a leading supplier of information about online entertainment media content, which can help it track consumers.
The Better Online Ticket Sales, or BOTS, Act, which takes aim at computer programs that circumvent the websites’ security measures, will now go to President Obama.