1. New Kids on the Block Want to Make New Music & a New Genre: 'Arena Pop'

    May 18, 2016 3:41 PM EDT Hey New Kids on the Block fans, are you ready for some arena pop? NKOTB have been talking about releasing a new album for a long time. Jordan Knight , Joey McIntyre and Danny Wood assure Billboard it’s coming sooner than later. “Yes, we’re gonna do some new music soon. I’m putting it out…

  2. Danny Wood of New Kids On The Block Announces 'Look at Me' Album Release

    October 26, 2015 9:19 PM EDT Danny Wood of New Kids On The Block will release his seventh solo studio album on Jan. 15, 2016, the singer-songwriter has revealed exclusively to Billboard. The album will be called Look at Me and a portion of the proceeds will go towards breast cancer patients.  The health issue has…

  3. Rewinding The Charts: 25 Years Ago, New Kids On The Block Were 'Hangin' ' At No. 1

    September 09, 2014 11:05 AM EDT The Boston boy band topped the Billboard 200 and Hot 100 with its breakthrough album and the set's title cut, respectively In every era of pop music, boy bands have elicited irrepressible shrieks from adoring female fans. In the '60s, it was the Beatles. In the '70s, the…

  4. New Kids On The Block's Jonathan Knight Walks Off Stage During NYC Concert

    April 05, 2013 6:56 AM EDT UPDATE (April 6): Friday morning, all five new Kids, including Jonathan Knight, performed “We Own Tonight,” from “10,” on NBC’s "Today" show. They made no mention of his departure the night before.   The same day, the group’s official Twitter account (@NKOTB) also likely…

  5. May 14, 2009

    May 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Geri Halliwell of the Spice Girls and her boyfriend, Sacha Gervasi, welcome their first daughter, Bluebell Madonna Halliwell, in London. 2005 – Bluegrass vocalist Jimmy Martin dies of bladder cancer in Nashville at the age of 77. 2005 – No. 1 Billboard Album: “Devils & Dust,” Bruce…

  6. This Day in Music

    May 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Jimmy Martin, one of the greatest vocalists in bluegrass, dies in a Nashville hospice where he has been battling bladder cancer. He is 77. 2005 - Jimmy Martin, one of the greatest vocalists in bluegrass, dies in a Nashville hospice where he has been battling bladder cancer. He is 77.…

  7. New Kids On The Block Welcome 'Summertime'

    May 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The reunited New Kids On The Block will release its first new music since 1994 on May 13, when the single "Summertime" will be made available via all digital music services, according to a blog post t The reunited New Kids On The Block will release its first new music since 1994 on…

  8. This Day in Music

    May 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Jimmy Martin, one of the greatest vocalists in bluegrass, dies in a Nashville hospice where he has been battling bladder cancer. He is 77. 2005 - Jimmy Martin, one of the greatest vocalists in bluegrass, dies in a Nashville hospice where he has been battling bladder cancer. He is 77.…

  9. This Day in Music

    May 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1998 - </b>Recording artist George Michael pleads no contest in Beverly Hills Municipal Court to committing a lewd act in a park restroom. Michael, who does not appear in court for arraignment on t 2005 - Jimmy Martin, one of the greatest vocalists in bluegrass, dies in a…

  10. This Day in Music

    May 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>1999 - </b>Controversial Web site MP3.com files with the Securities and Exchange Commission for its initial public offering. 1999 - Controversial Web site MP3.com files with the Securities and Exchange Commission for its initial public offering. 1998 - Frank Sinatra, the…

  11. Trail Of Dead Visits New 'Worlds' In January

    October 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The 12-track set has been completed for some time but was bumped to 2005 to accommodate Interscope's crowded fall release slate. Texas-based rock act ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead roars back Jan. 25 with its second Interscope album , "Worlds Apart." The 12-track…

  12. Trail Of Dead CD On Hold Until Next Year

    August 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The second-full length album from Texas-based rock act ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead has been pushed from its planned Oct. 5 release date to January. The second-full length album from Texas-based rock act ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead has been pushed from its…

  13. Past Top Winners: Where Are The Now?

    December 09, 2003 12:00 AM EST One of the highlights of this year's Billboard Music Awards will be the crowning of artist of the year. One of the highlights of this year's Billboard Music Awards will be the crowning of artist of the year. The award recognizes an act's combined performance on Billboard's…

  14. Hot Product

    July 21, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: -- The 13th installment in the compilation series "NOW That's What I Call Music" (UME). -- New albums from modern rock acts Eve 6 ("It's All in Your Head," RCA) and Thrice ("The Artist in…

  15. This Day in Music

    May 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>1999 - </b>Controversial Web site MP3.com files with the Securities and Exchange Commission for its initial public offering. 1999 - Controversial Web site MP3.com files with the Securities and Exchange Commission for its initial public offering. 1998 - Frank Sinatra, the…