1. Santana In A Trio Mood For Next Album

    November 28, 2007 12:00 AM EST After three successful albums of high-profile collaborations, Carlos Santana is preparing for a different endeavor for 2008. After three successful albums of high-profile collaborations, Carlos Santana is preparing for a different endeavor for 2008. The guitarist and bandleader is teaming up…

  2. This Day in Music

    October 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Diddy scores his first No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 since 1997 with "Press Play." 2006 - Diddy scores his first No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 since 1997 with "Press Play." 2004 - For his enduring influence and contributions to music, Stevie Wonder is named…

  3. Santana's Still Smooth

    October 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Carlos Santana, who holds the record for the longest-running No. 1 in Adult Top 40 history, is hitting the charts again. Jimmy Eat World and Underworld also have new and notable releases this week. Carlos Santana, who holds the record for the longest-running No. 1 in Adult Top 40 history, is…

  4. Still Smooth

    October 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Carlos Santana says, "Radio is a friendly spirit to me." It would be fair to call that an understatement. After just a year-and-a-half break, the artist who holds the record for the longest-running Ni Carlos Santana says, "Radio is a friendly spirit to me." It would be…

  5. With 'Bells' On

    October 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Carlos Santana finds radio magic again with the first single from his "Ultimate Santana" compilation, Jimmy Eat World follows up its best charting album with a new effort and Underworld strikes out on The first career live album from R.E.M., the aptly named "R.E.M. Live" …

  6. This Day in Music

    October 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Spanish sisterly trio Las Ketchup adds the U.K. to its list of European conquests as its novelty hit "The Ketchup Song (Asereje)" goes straight to No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart. 2002 - Spanish sisterly trio Las Ketchup adds the U.K. to its list of European conquests as its…

  7. Santana/Chad Kroeger, "Into the Night"

    October 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The last time Chad Kroeger and Carlos Santana got together, the result was 2003/2004 multiformat bull's-eye "Why Don't You & I." The last time Chad Kroeger and Carlos Santana got together, the result was 2003/2004 multiformat bull's-eye "Why Don't You …

  8. Billboard Bits: Carlos Santana, Phil Collins, Ricardo Montaner

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A collaboration with Jennifer Lopez and Baby Bash will round out the upcoming Carlos Santana collection "Ultimate Santana," due Oct. 16 via Arista. "This Boy's Fire" was written by Steve Morales, Sean A collaboration with Jennifer Lopez and Baby Bash will round out…

  9. Cuban Roots

    September 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Gloria Estefan revisits the Cuban music of her roots on "90 Millas," her debut album for Sony BMG's Burgundy Records. Gloria Estefan revisits the Cuban music of her roots on "90 Millas," her debut album for Sony BMG's Burgundy Records. Due this week, the 14-track…

  10. This Day in Music

    September 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - The search for Supernova's frontman comes to an end as punk rocker Lukas Rossi is named the winning vocalist of the CBS reality show "Rock Star: Supernova." 2006 - The search for Supernova's frontman comes to an end as punk rocker Lukas Rossi is named the winning…

  11. Guy, Randolph Set For Experience Hendrix Tour

    August 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Buddy Guy, Robert Randolph, Jonny Lang and Kenny Wayne Shepherd are among the star guitarist confirmed to appear on the five-city Experience Hendrix tour. The outing begins Oct. 16 in Washington, D.C. Buddy Guy, Robert Randolph, Jonny Lang and Kenny Wayne Shepherd are among the star guitarist…

  12. This Day in Music

    August 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - BMI assistant vice president Patricia Baird, whose more than 35-year career helped to launch such stars as Isaac Hayes, Donny Hathaway, Three Dog Night, Blood, Sweat Y Tears, and Grand Funk Rai 2006 - BMI assistant vice president Patricia Baird, whose more than 35-year career helped to…

  13. This Day in Music

    August 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Carlos Santana's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is unveiled near the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and La Brea. 1998 - Carlos Santana's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is unveiled near the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and La Brea. 1995 - Depeche Mode frontman David…

  14. This Day in Music

    July 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - In his speech at the 4th annual Plug.In music and technology conference, Public Enemy rapper Chuck D sings the praises of the coming digital download age. 1999 - In his speech at the 4th annual Plug.In music and technology conference, Public Enemy rapper Chuck D sings the praises of…

  15. Billboard Bits: Dream Concert, Live Earth, Fergie

    June 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin and Carlos Santana lead the star-studded lineup for the Dream Concert, to be held Sept. 18 at New York's Radio City Music Hall. Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin and Carlos Santana lead the star-studded lineup for the Dream Concert, to be held Sept. 18 at New…

  16. Estefan Revels In Cuban Roots On '90 Millas'

    June 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Gloria Estefan revisits the Cuban music of her roots on "90 Millas," her debut album for Sony BMG's Burgundy Records. Due Sept. 18, the 14-track set is led by the single "No Llores," which features gu Gloria Estefan revisits the Cuban music of her roots on "90…

  17. New Film Goes Behind The Scenes With Rob Thomas

    May 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT When Rob Thomas first agreed to have independent filmmaker Gillian Grisman follow his move from lead singer and primary songwriter of matchbox twenty to a solo artist, it was simply meant to be a keep When Rob Thomas first agreed to have independent filmmaker Gillian Grisman follow his move…

  18. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    April 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In-demand songwriter Ne-Yo returns to his own music on his sophomore album, Feist gets loose with the follow-up to the indie hit "Let It Die," Miranda Lambert courts Nashville controversy again and Ru A new abum from Tori Amos, "American Girl Posse" (Epic), featuring songs…

  19. This Day in Music

    February 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Award winning South African R&B singer TK (real name Tsakani Mhinga) is found dead at a hotel in Johannesburg's Randburg suburb. The singer-songwriter is 27. An autopsy determines that a dr 2006 - Award winning South African R&B singer TK (real name Tsakani Mhinga) is…

  20. This Day in Music

    February 23, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Doris Troy, best known for the 1963 Atlantic R&B/pop crossover hit "Just One Look," dies in Las Vegas. The 67-year-old singer/songwriter had suffered from emphysema. Born Doris Payne in Har 2004 - Doris Troy, best known for the 1963 Atlantic R&B/pop crossover hit …

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