Depeche Mode's Gahan Sets Solo Tour

Depeche Mode's Gahan Sets Solo Tour

Depeche Mode frontman David Gahan will play more than a month's worth of solo North American dates in support of his upcoming album "Paper Monsters," due June 3 from Mute/Reprise.
Paul 'Busy' Fending Off 50 Cent's 'Questions'

Paul 'Busy' Fending Off 50 Cent's 'Questions'

Sean Paul's "Get Busy" leads Billboard's Hot 100 for a third straight week. Even so, the reggae-influenced track still has its work cut out for it as 50 Cent's "21 Questions" is close behind at No. 2, and continues to best "Get Busy" on Billboard's R&B/hip-hop charts. "21 Questions" leads the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks tally and the Hot Rap Tracks chart for a fourth-straight week.
Judge Won't Bar Use Of Doors Name

Judge Won't Bar Use Of Doors Name

A judge tentatively declined Monday to issue a temporary restraining order barring the Doors members Ray Manzarek and Robby Krieger from using the band's name on their concert tour, but withheld a final ruling in the case.
Snoop, Method Man Come Aboard 'Soul Plane'

Snoop, Method Man Come Aboard 'Soul Plane'

MGM urban comedy "Soul Plane" has been cleared for takeoff, with rappers-turned-actors Snoop Dogg and Method Man on board to star for director Jessy Terrero.
Diddy Relaunches Label With 'Bad Boys II'

Diddy Relaunches Label With 'Bad Boys II'

Sean "P. Diddy" Combs will reactivate his Bad Boy Records label with the soundtrack to the film "Bad Boys II." Due July 15, the set is led by the Jay-Z single "La-La-La," and will boast cuts by 50 Cent, Nelly, Beyonce, Justin Timberlake, and Will Smith, one of the film's co-stars.
Tori Amos Sets Summer Run

Tori Amos Sets Summer Run

Tori Amos has confirmed a slate of North American summer tour dates, set to kick off July 26 in Redmond, Wash. Nearly all of the shows on the 25-date run will be held in outdoor amphitheaters. The trip, which will feature Ben Folds opening, is slated to close Sept. 3 in Orlando, Calif.
This Day in Music

This Day in Music

2002 - Nellie Shabalala, wife of Ladysmith Black Mambazo leader Joseph, is shot to death in the township of Claremont, near Durban, South Africa. She is 49. Her husband is shot in the arm in the same incident.
Black Eyed Peas Join Justin/Christina Tour

Black Eyed Peas Join Justin/Christina Tour

Hip-hop outfit Black Eyed Peas, now a quartet thanks to the addition of female vocalist Fergie, have joined Justin Timberlake and Christina Aguilera's Justified and Stripped tour as the opening act.
GNR/Weiland Band Goes To The Movies

GNR/Weiland Band Goes To The Movies

Rumors continue to swirl about the status of the new band featuring three ex-members of Guns N' Roses. And while the project, said to be named Reloaded and featuring Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland on vocals, remains shrouded in mystery, a few details have come to light.
Ween Signs With Sanctuary

Ween Signs With Sanctuary

Rock duo Ween has signed with Sanctuary Records, which will release the group's new album.

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