Epic Records held a private listening session for Michael Jackson's "Immortal" (out Nov. 21) at Sony Music's NYC offices. Label VP John Doelp said they used seventy songs in "different ways" for the album which includes mash-ups and remixes of Michael Jackson's classics recordings by Kevin Antunes (Rihanna, Madonna, Justin Timberlake). Seen dancing in their chairs: VIBE's Jermaine Hall, Essence's Yolanda Sangweni and Jet's Tia Brown.
Lady Gaga gets around -- at awards shows, that is. Her shocking, visually-stunning performances at major music awards show worldwide have captured your attention throughout the last several years. With the 2010 VMAs right around the corner -- for which she's nominated again this year -- we revisit Gaga's five best.
Grammy winner and performer Lady Antebellum looks likely to remain on top of the tally for a second week with "Need You Now," and Grammy exposure will also help many other artists and albums on the list.
2006 - An eclectic mix of artists are on display during the sixth annual Jammy Awards at New York's the Theatre at Madison Square Garden. A number of intriguing combinations hit the stage, including rediscovered soul vocalist Bettye LaVette with Blues Traveler, Peter Frampton with Guster and Joe Satriani with former Jane's Addiction drummer Stephen Perkins.