Poison Guitarist Headed To Jail

Poison Guitarist Headed To Jail

Poison guitarist C.C. DeVille has been sentenced to 80 days in jail in Los Angeles after pleading no contest to driving while intoxicated.
This Day in Music

This Day in Music

1999 - German schlager artist Rex Gildo dies from injuries he sustained three days earlier when he jumped from the second floor of his Munich flat.
Bacharach To Test New Material In Buffalo

Bacharach To Test New Material In Buffalo

Friday (Oct. 28) and Saturday night's concerts in Buffalo, N.Y., with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra will give Burt Bacharach his first stateside feedback on his deeply personal new album, "At This Time."
Hip-Hop Titans Bolster B.I.G.'s 'Duets'

Hip-Hop Titans Bolster B.I.G.'s 'Duets'

Some of the biggest names in hip-hop, both dead and alive, have contributed to "The Notorious B.I.G. Duets: The Final Chapter," including Eminem, Tupac Shakur, Jay-Z, Nas, Snoop Dogg, Ludacris and Missy Elliott. The 22-track set is due Dec. 20 via Bad Boy and features songs built around unreleased Biggie music.
Broken Social Scene

Broken Social Scene

Toronto indie collective Broken Social Scene and Metric, one of its contributing sects, see Billboard chart debuts in the same week.
Bo Bice Album Due In December

Bo Bice Album Due In December

"American Idol" runner-up Bo Bice will release his as-yet-untitled debut album Dec. 13 via RCA.
BREAKING & ENTERING

BREAKING & ENTERING

Revered Toronto Indie Collective Finds First Chart Success(es)
Jackson Denies 'Secret Daughter' Claim

Jackson Denies 'Secret Daughter' Claim

Janet Jackson says she is not a mother. In a terse statement released today (Oct. 26), the 39-year-old singer denied a former brother-in-law's claim that she has a "secret" 18-year-old daughter.
Third Day Has Timely 'Cry Out'

Third Day Has Timely 'Cry Out'

Without trying, Third Day's new album, "Wherever You Are," is startlingly poignant as the country recovers from devastating hurricanes. "There's this message of hope through adversity," singer/songwriter Mac Powell says. "Hopefully, it will be an encouragement to people who are struggling through a hard time."
Akon Adds To 'Trouble'

Akon Adds To 'Trouble'

R&B artist Akon will on Nov. 22 release an expanded edition of his 2003 Universal breakthrough, "Trouble."
Simpson Strikes Back: Ashlee Scores 2nd No. 1

Simpson Strikes Back: Ashlee Scores 2nd No. 1

Ashlee Simpson staves off a slew of Billboard 200 chart veterans this week, notching her second chart-topper with "I Am Me." With sales of 220,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan, Simpson's sophomore Geffen effort debuts ahead of new sets from Rod Stewart, Martina McBride, Stevie Wonder, Bun-B and Depeche Mode.

Pages