CHART BEAT

CHART BEAT

Fred Bronson reports on the latest chart accomplishments of the Rolling Stones, t.A.T.u., Ari Gold, Alex Gold, Pussycat Dolls and Busta Rhymes.
CHART BEAT

CHART BEAT

Stones, Pussycat Dolls & More!
Man Who Punched Dr. Dre Gets Year In Jail

Man Who Punched Dr. Dre Gets Year In Jail

Jimmy James Johnson was sentenced yesterday (Sept. 14) to a year in jail after he pleaded guilty to punching rap mogul Dr. Dre at the Vibe Awards last year.
Katrina Telethon, Benefit Totals Roll In

Katrina Telethon, Benefit Totals Roll In

The tallies of funds raised by various Hurricane Katrina relief efforts are being revealed, with substantial amounts culled from recent telethons.
Tortoise Tackling Two New Albums, Tour

Tortoise Tackling Two New Albums, Tour

Chicago instrumental rock act Tortoise tackles material by some unlikely sources on "The Brave and the Bold," a collaborative album with indie rock icon Will Oldham.
West Mines More No. 1s With 'Gold Digger'

West Mines More No. 1s With 'Gold Digger'

There's just no stopping Kanye West, who adds another pair of No. 1s to his growing list of accomplishments this week. As "Gold Digger" featuring Jamie Foxx begins its second week on top of The Billboard Hot 100, the cut ascends to the top of the Pop 100 and the R&B/Hip-Hop Songs charts, making a 2-1 move on each.
Bon Jovi Taking 'Nice Day' On Tour

Bon Jovi Taking 'Nice Day' On Tour

Bon Jovi will hit North American arenas this fall in support of its upcoming Island album, "Have a Nice Day." The tour will begin Nov. 2 in Des Moines, Iowa, and has dates on tap through Jan. 23 in Toronto. As previously reported, the group will also inaugurate New York's Nokia Theatre with a Monday (Sept. 19) show that will be simulcast on AOL and XM Satellite Radio.
Cassidy Murder Charge Reinstated In Philly

Cassidy Murder Charge Reinstated In Philly

A Philadelphia judge reinstated a first-degree murder charge against rapper Cassidy (real name: Barry Reese) in connection with an April ambush shooting that left one person dead and two wounded.
Kanye, 50 Hold Stones From Chart Top

Kanye, 50 Hold Stones From Chart Top

Strong second week sales of Kanye West's "Late Registration" and a resurgence by 50 Cent's "The Massacre" deny the latest album by the Rolling Stones the No. 1 slot on The Billboard 200 this week. But the veteran rock act joins the hip-hop heavyweights as the only artists whose albums were able to move more than 100,000 copies.

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