1. Linkin Park Hits iTunes, New Album Not Quite Ready

    August 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Linkin Park, one of the few major acts that had yet to make its music available via Apple's iTunes Music Store, has changed course and pacted with the service. Three of the group's albums are availabl Linkin Park, one of the few major acts that had yet to make its music available…

  2. This Day in Music

    May 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Tex Beneke, who took over the Glenn Miller Orchestra after the bandleader's death during World War II, dies at his home in Santa Ana. He is 86.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2003 - Mickie Most, one of the top U.K. producers…

  3. 'Yesterday' At The Grammys

    February 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST Jay-Z, Paul McCartney and Chester Bennington collaborate at the Grammys. Musicians Jay-Z, left, Paul McCartney, center, and Chester Bennington, of Linkin Park, perform Feb. 8 at the 48th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Jay-Z and Linkin Park won best best rap/sung collaboration while the…

  4. Billboard Goes Backstage At The Grammys

    February 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST Billboard staffers check in with top winners U2, Kanye West, John Legend and more backstage at the 48th annual Grammy Awards, held last night (Feb. 8) at the Staples Center in Los angeles. Notes from backstage at last night's (Feb. 8) 48th annual Grammy Awards ceremony at the Staples…

  5. New Pantheon Awards Rescheduled For March

    January 26, 2006 12:00 AM EST Originally scheduled to be handed out at a Feb. 6 ceremony in Los Angeles, the inaugural New Pantheon Awards have been bumped to an as-yet-undetermined date in March. Originally scheduled to be handed out at a Feb. 6 ceremony in Los Angeles, the inaugural New Pantheon Awards have been bumped…

  6. New Pantheon Award Finalists Revealed

    January 12, 2006 12:00 AM EST The 10 finalists for the inaugural New Pantheon Awards have been chosen. The list includes albums by Animal Collective, Antony and the Johnsons, Fiona Apple, the Arcade Fire, Bloc Party, Death Cab For The 10 finalists for the inaugural New Pantheon Awards have been chosen, Billboard.com can…

  7. Hard Rock Heavyweights Visit 'Underworld'

    December 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST The soundtrack for "Underworld: Evolution" will boast a host of exclusive selections. The soundtrack for "Underworld: Evolution" will boast a host of exclusive selections, including the first solo recording from Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington and a song from the…

  8. Crue, Wilson, Sister Hazel Join Relief Efforts

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT With Sister Hazel's Rock Boat '05 sailing officially canceled due to the after effects of Hurricane Katrina, organizers have instead pulled together a benefit concert this weekend in Atlanta. Elsewher With Sister Hazel's Rock Boat '05 sailing officially canceled due to the…

  9. Top Acts Added To 'ReAct Now' Hurricane Special

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A host of top acts have joined the bill for Saturday's (Sept. 10) "ReAct Now: Music & Relief" special, which, as previously reported, will air live on MTV, VH1 and CMT and raise funds for victims A host of top acts have joined the bill for Saturday's (Sept. 10) "…

  10. Top Stars Join Multi-Network Katrina Benefit

    September 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Green Day, Usher, Alicia Keys, Dave Matthews Band, Rob Thomas and John Mellencamp are the first acts confirmed to appear at a live performance special set for Sept. 10 on MTV, VH1 and CMT. Green Day, Usher, Alicia Keys, Dave Matthews Band, Rob Thomas, Ludacris, Gretchen Wilson, John…

  11. Z-Trip Takes 'Shifting Gears' On Tour

    July 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT DJ Z-Trip is gearing up for a six-week North American tour, which will begin with an Aug. 3-7 stand in Los Angeles for ESPN's Summer X-Games and run through Sept. 18 in Tallahassee, Fla. DJ Z-Trip is gearing up for a six-week North American tour, which will begin with an Aug. 3-7 stand…

  12. This Day in Music

    May 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2003 - </b>Mickie Most, one of the top U.K. producers in the '60s and '70s, dies in London of cancer. He is 64. Most produced such hits as the Animals' "House of the Rising Sun" and "We Gotta Get O 2003 - Mickie Most, one of the top U.K. producers…

  13. Hot Product

    April 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Z-Trip Sonic 'Shift' DJ Z-Trip's long-delayed debut album, "Shifting Gears," finally hits stores this week via Hard Left/Hollywood. The set features collaborations with Public Enemy's Chuck D ("Shock and Awe") and underground rappers Aceyalone and…

  14. Z-Trip 'Gears' Up For Debut CD

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST "Shifting Gears" features collaborations with Linkin Park's Chester Bennington ("Walking Dead") and Public Enemy's Chuck D ("Shock and Awe"). DJ Z-Trip's long-delayed debut album , "Shifting Gears," will finally hit stores April 26 via…

  15. Hot Product

    November 28, 2004 12:00 AM EST Jay-Z/Linkin Park Obstacle 'Course' Jay-Z and Linkin Park's July 18 concert at Los Angeles' Roxy Theatre is the subject of the first episode of "MTV Ultimate Mash-Ups" and the CD/DVD "Collision Course." The CD/DVD is due this week via Warner Bros./Roc-A…

  16. Jay-Z, Linkin Park Collide For CD, MTV Show

    October 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Jay-Z and Linkin Park's July 18 concert at Los Angeles' Roxy Theatre is the subject of the first episode of "MTV Ultimate Mash-Ups" and the CD/DVD "Collision Course." Jay-Z and Linkin Park's July 18 concert at Los Angeles' Roxy Theatre is the subject of…

  17. Handsome Boys Surrounded By 'People' On New CD

    August 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Handsome Boy Modeling School, an on-again/off-again project featuring Dan "The Automator" Nakamura and Prince Paul, will unleash its second album this fall. Due Nov. 9 via Atlantic, "White People" wil As tipped here in March, Handsome Boy Modeling School, an on-again/off…

  18. Concert DVDs Receive Regal Premieres

    November 03, 2003 12:00 AM EST Upcoming DVD releases from Coldplay and Linkin Park will receive big screen premieres across the U.S. "Coldplay Live 2003" will be screened tonight (Nov. 3), followed by "Linkin Park Live in Texas" on Upcoming DVD releases from Coldplay and Linkin Park will receive big…

  19. Billboard Bits: Linkin Park, Timbaland, Yusuf Islam

    June 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on Linkin Park, Timbaland, Yusuf Islam Linkin Park's Chester Bennington has been released from a Los Angeles hospital after suffering from severe back and abdominal pains . "I finally got out of the hospital over the weekend after nine days, and the doctor instructed me to rest…

  20. Linkin Park Vocalist Hospitalized; Euro Dates Nixed

    June 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington was hospitalized Friday in Los Angeles, for an "attack of severe back and abdominal pains," according to a post today (June 3) on the band's official <A HREF="h Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington was hospitalized Friday in…

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