1. Lollapalooza 2011: 15 Things Seen & Heard Friday

    August 06, 2011 12:00 PM EDT "Welcome weirdos!" was Lollapalooza founder Perry Farrell 's message at the 10AM press conference that kicked off the 20th anniversary of the festival yesterday morning (Aug. 5) in Chicago's Grant Park. "In 1991, I expected about 10,000 weirdos," the dapper…

  2. Lil Wayne's 'Rebirth' Delayed Until 2010

    December 10, 2009 1:05 PM EST Lil Wayne's oft-delayed rock album, "Rebirth," has now been pushed to a 2010 release. According to a Tweet from Cash Money labelhead and rapper, Bryan "Birdman" Williams, "Rebirth" will now be available on Feb. 1. The label wasn't available for comments…

  3. Chart Beat Chat

    June 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Fred and his readers discuss David Cook, The Beatles, Michael Jackson and more! DAVID COOK VS. THE BEATLES Hi Fred, Knowing I was a music fan, my daughter's friend asked me the other day what I thought about David Cook being "bigger" than the Beatles and having all of those…

  4. Academy Is..., Say Anything Triumph At mtvU Woodies

    November 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Academy Is..., Say Anything and Boys Like Girls were the big winners last night (Nov. 8) at the 2007 mtvU Woodie Awards. The college music network awarded seven wooden statuettes at the high-energ The Academy Is..., Say Anything and Boys Like Girls were the big winners last night (Nov. 8)…

  5. 'NOW 25' Scores 12th No. 1 Album Of The Series

    July 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The "NOW! That's What I Call Music" hits compilation series adds another trophy to its collection of No. 1 albums on The Billboard 200 this week. The 25th installment debuts at the summit after moving The "NOW! That's What I Call Music" hits compilation series…

  6. Top Acts Sign On For 'Live Earth' Benefit Concerts

    February 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST Ex-Vice President Al Gore and a host of celebrities gathered today (Feb 15) in Los Angeles to reveal plans for Live Earth -- the Concert for a Climate in Crisis, a series of seven concerts set to take Ex-Vice President Al Gore and a host of celebrities gathered today (Feb 15) in Los Angeles…

  7. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    August 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Cassie leads a revitalization at Bad Boy with her self-titled debut, Rick Ross uplifts Miami hip-hop with "Hustlin'," Ani DiFranco roars back after taking a hiatus and Masta Killa salutes "Brooklyn" w A live DVD from U.K. singer/songwriter James Blunt, "Chasing…

  8. Kardinal Offishall Leads MuchMusic Video Awards

    June 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Thousands of fans surrounded MuchMusic's headquarters in Toronto while hundreds of music industry insiders partied inside to performances by Nelly Furtado featuring Timbaland, Fall Out Boy, Rihanna, H Thousands of fans surrounded MuchMusic's headquarters in Toronto while hundreds of…