Here Comes the Fuzz

Here Comes the Fuzz

This year, mix-tape DJs finally received mainstream recognition.
Party Monster

Party Monster

The film "Party Monster" is about New York club kid Michael Alig's notorious rise to fame and murderous downfall in the late '80s/early '90s.
CHART BEAT CHAT

CHART BEAT CHAT

Fred Bronson discusses Reba McEntire, older artists and the charts and ABBA with readers.
Prosecutor Says C-Murder Shot La. Teen

Prosecutor Says C-Murder Shot La. Teen

A teen killed in a nightclub shooting was a devoted fan of the rapper charged in his slaying, according to the prosecutor in the murder trial of C-Murder (real name: Corey Miller).
This Day in Music

This Day in Music

2000 - Kenny Chesney makes a hometown appearance in Luttrel, Tenn. During an assembly held in his honor at Gibbs High Scholl, the country singer is greeted by local dignitaries and faculty from his former school. Sept. 19 is declared "Kenny Chesney Day" in Knox County. A former basketball coach recalls making the singer run laps, and a math teacher laments that she had not kept his old papers to sell as autographs.
Jay-Z Plans NYC Benefit Concert

Jay-Z Plans NYC Benefit Concert

Jay-Z will headline a benefit concert this fall in New York. The Nov. 25 multi-artist event at Madison Square Garden will benefit the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network (HSAN) and the Shawn Carter Scholarship Fund. Details of the show will be announced Wednesday (Sept. 24). The day after the show will see the release of what Jay-Z claims will be his final Roc-a-Fella set, "The Black Album."
Australian Icon Slim Dusty Dies

Australian Icon Slim Dusty Dies

Australian country music icon Slim Dusty died today (Sept. 19) in Sydney at the age of 76, after a two-year battle with cancer. His signature tune, 1957's "The Pub With No Beer," was a top-10 hit in the U.K. and was the first gold record in Australia.
Detectives Submit Findings On Spector

Detectives Submit Findings On Spector

Sheriff's detectives say they have concluded that legendary record producer Phil Spector was responsible for the shooting death of an actress and have submitted their findings to prosecutors.
Everlast Signs With Island Def Jam

Everlast Signs With Island Def Jam

Everlast has signed with Island Def Jam and is expected to release his label debut in early 2004. The artist, whose real name is Erik Schrody, first gained prominence as leader of House of Pain.

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