Wonder To Spread 'Love' Next Spring

Wonder To Spread 'Love' Next Spring

After several delays, Stevie Wonder's first studio album since 1995, "A Time 2 Love," is expected to be out in April via Motown.
50 Cent, Jay-Z, OutKast Vie For Ringtone Honor

50 Cent, Jay-Z, OutKast Vie For Ringtone Honor

Tracks by 50 Cent, Jay-Z and OutKast will battle for the first ringtone of the year honor at the Billboard Music Awards, to be held Wednesday (Dec. 8) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
3 Doors Down Look Ahead To 'Seventeen Days'

3 Doors Down Look Ahead To 'Seventeen Days'

Rock act 3 Doors Down has settled on a name for its upcoming Universal album. "Seventeen Days" won't be out until Feb. 8, but the single "Let Me Go" is already making noise on U.S. radio outlets. The cut debuts this week at No. 27 on Billboard's Mainstream Rock Tracks chart and No. 33 on the Modern Rock Tracks survey.
Rice Reveling In 'Closer' Inclusion

Rice Reveling In 'Closer' Inclusion

Irish singer/songwriter Damien Rice is back in the spotlight thanks to the inclusion of his track "The Blower's Daughter" in the new Mike Nichols film "Closer," starring Julie Roberts, Jude Law and Natalie Portman.
Dylan Sits Down With '60 Minutes'

Dylan Sits Down With '60 Minutes'

Bob Dylan's songs may have spoken for a generation in the 1960s, but Dylan says he never saw himself as more than a singer-songwriter.
Fire Theft Parts Ways With Rykodisc

Fire Theft Parts Ways With Rykodisc

Modern rock act the Fire Theft has parted ways with Rykodisc, which released the group's self-titled debut in 2003, Billboard.com has learned.
Police Raid Jackson's Neverland Ranch

Police Raid Jackson's Neverland Ranch

California police armed with a search warrant raided Michael Jackson's Neverland Valley Ranch today (Dec. 3), as part of the child molestation investigation against him, a Santa Barbara County Sheriff's spokesperson said.
CHART BEAT BONUS

CHART BEAT BONUS

Fred Bronson reports on chart activity relating to Josh Groban, Ruben Studdard, Emmylou Harris, Patti LaBelle, Ron Isley and Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz.
CHART BEAT CHAT

CHART BEAT CHAT

Fred Bronson discusses LeAnn Rimes, signature songs, Usher and Elvis Presley with readers.
CHART BEAT

CHART BEAT

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