1. Andy Williams, 'Moon River' Crooner, Dies

    September 26, 2012 10:05 AM EDT With a string of gold albums, a hit TV series and the signature "Moon River," Andy Williams was a voice of the 1960s, although not the '60s we usually hear about. "The old cliche says that if you can remember the 1960s, you weren't there," the singer once…

  2. Green Day To Celebrate Album Release With NYC Club Gig

    April 10, 2009 4:20 PM EDT Green Day is set to appear at New York's Bowery Ballroom on May 18, just three days after the release of the band's hotly anticipated eighth studio album, "21st Century Breakdown," according to MTV Germany . The small club show is a rarity for the band whose last album,…

  3. Green Day's 'Breakdown' Coming May 15

    March 25, 2009 9:55 AM EDT Green Day will release its eighth studio album, "21st Century Breakdown," on Friday, May 15, the group announced today. The long-awaited album, Green Day's first full length since 2004's "American Idiot," is produced by Butch Vig, known for his work with Nirvana,…

  4. 'High School Musical 2' Starts Third Week At No. 1

    September 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT For a third week in a row, Disney's "High School Musical 2" soundtrack is No. 1 on The Billboard 200, the first album to do so since Rascal Flatts' "Me and My Gang" in early 2006. "HSM 2" sold 210,000 For a third week in a row, Disney's "High…

  5. Miranda Lambert

    January 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST Supporting 'the king of country music,' duck hunting and so much more. So, in case you missed it, my diary during the Keith Urban tour last August and September turned into a weekly column for CMT.com. Apparently, somebody at Billboard thought my ramblings made for good reading; so,…

  6. Blindside Eyes Stateside Success

    August 21, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. With "Silence," released yesterday (Aug. 20) via Elektra, hopes are that Blindside will become the latest Swedish export to strike U.S. pop gold. Since 1994, the band members, who all grew up together, have been performing under the…

  7. Grant, Gill Take Christmas On Tour

    September 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Husband and wife Amy Grant and Vince Gill will embark on their A Christmas to Remember tour beginning Nov. 30 in Houston. The 13-date trek will keep the couple on the road until a Dec. 16 date in Minn Husband and wife Amy Grant and Vince Gill will embark on their A Christmas to Remember tour…

  8. The Anglo Files

    May 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Riton Unleashed, New Radiohead, Homelands Launches, London Xpress Celebrates Grand Central Unleashes Riton As Manchester hip-hop duo Rae and Christian prepare for a forthcoming set of U.K. live dates, they are basking in the success of Riton, the latest acquisition for their Grand Central…