Still Ghetto

Still Ghetto

It's a more introspective Jaheim who greets listeners on this sophomore follow-up to his 2001 platinum debut Ghetto Love.
American Gypsy

American Gypsy

Tony Furtado first gained notice as a banjo-picking bluegrasser, but it's been a while since he was that easy to categorize as a musician/songwriter.
American IV: The Man Comes Around

American IV: The Man Comes Around

The fourth installation in a remarkably inspired and prolific collaboration between Johnny Cash and Rick Rubin, marked by stunning performances and ambitious song selection, finds the legendary artist in a reflective but nonetheless fearless mode—just how we like him.
Songs to No One: 1991-1992

Songs to No One: 1991-1992

Since Jeff Buckley's tragic death at age 30 in 1997, Columbia has offered balm to his still-devoted fans via the two-disc studio work-in-progress Sketches (For My Sweetheart the Drunk) and the excellent live compilation Mystery White Boy.
Dance for Life

Dance for Life

Fans of dance music's West End Records will find much to admire on this David DePino-mixed set that primarily spotlights remixes of well-known recordings from the label's historic vaults.
Kill Your Television

Kill Your Television

The Reunion Show might have fit perfectly into the 1980s music scene.
Come Into My World

Come Into My World

The third U.S. single from Kylie Minogue's platinum Fever maintains the superstar singer's knack for matching intoxicating beats with indelibly catchy melodies and making hit records sound like the easiest thing in the world to come up with. "Come Into My World" is written and co-produced by Cathy Dennis, who is on quite a roll as part of the team that brought us Kelly Clarkson's recent "Before Your Love" and Minogue's previous "Can't Get You out of My Head" (not to mention the American Idol theme song). This time out, the groove bounces along at a midtempo pace as Kylie playfully invites listeners to "Take these lips that were made for kissing and this heart that will see you through/
Kooky Tunes

Kooky Tunes

Keith Thompson is one of those New York theater mainstays whose only reason for not already claiming a Tony Award is the simple, inopportune luck of the draw.
Thug World Order

Thug World Order

It's been a long time since Bone Thugs-N-Harmony were perched atop the charts.
This Day in Music

This Day in Music

2001 - Hip-hop rockers Limp Bizkit and cartoon indie-beat band Gorillaz are the big winners at the eighth annual MTV Europe Music Awards. Limp Bizkit lands a one-two punch, winning in the group and album categories for their ""Chocolate Starfish and the Hot Dog Flavored Water.""
CHART BEAT BONUS

CHART BEAT BONUS

Fred Bronson reports on the latest accomplishments by Eminem, Tori Amos, and Nirvana.
CHART BEAT CHAT

CHART BEAT CHAT

Fred Bronson answers readers' questions about the Billboard chart year, the Bee Gees, Jimmy Webb, Bruce Springsteen, Madonna, and more.
'8 Mile' Premieres In Detroit

'8 Mile' Premieres In Detroit

Eminem, clad in a black sweatshirt with "Detroit" splashed on the front in white letters, was walking so fast he might as well have been running.

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