1. Diddy, Guy Gerber, Steve Aoki, Chad Hurley at IMS Engage: Where Worlds Collide and Gates Open

    April 17, 2014 5:34 AM EDT When asked about the origins of 11:11, the name for the much-ballyhooed collaboration between Sean “P. Diddy” Combs and Israeli DJ/producer Guy Gerber, the ordinarily loquacious entrepreneur was uncharacteristically reticent. “Some things are better left a mystery,” he said, though his…

  2. Ultra Music Fest 2012: 10 Things Seen & Heard Saturday

    March 25, 2012 3:40 PM EDT The grounds at Bayfront Park were crowded and hard to navigate, and when night fell, it seemed like an impossible task to get from one stage to another. Ravers climbed trees to get better vantage points (no one stopped them), while others laid down in the human traffic when continuing to walk…

  3. 'Celebration': Madonna's 40 Most Impressive Instants

    September 15, 2009 12:02 PM EDT Today's Chart Beat entry focuses solely on Madonna , who reaches a milestone in her legendary Billboard chart career. Spotlighting another artist in light of Madonna's latest feat would be, simply, immaterial. TAKE A BOW: 26 years to the chart week after notching her first No. 1 on…

  4. Hot Product

    April 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The National Toni's Tunes Five previously unreleased tracks are found on the Toni Braxton set "Un-Break My Heart: The Remix Collection," due this week via LaFace/Legacy. The 11-track set features Braxton's four No. 1 hits on Billboard's Hot Dance Music/Club Play tally…

  5. Pop, R&B Hits Get 'Superstar' Remixes

    March 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Hits from Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, Maroon5, Kelis and Pink are reimagined on the upcoming compilation "Superstars Remixed," due May 10 from Sony BMG Strategic Marketing. Hits from Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, Maroon5, Kelis and Pink are reimagined on the upcoming…

  6. Unreleased Cuts Bolster Braxton Remix Disc

    February 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Five previously unreleased tracks will be found on the upcoming Toni Braxton set "Un-Break My Heart: The Remix Collection," Billboard.com has learned. Five previously unreleased tracks will be found on the upcoming Toni Braxton set "Un-Break My Heart: The Remix Collection,"…

  7. CHART BEAT CHAT

    February 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST Fred Bronson discusses Westlife, chart records, Greek artists, Mariah Carey and "Rich Girl" with readers. LIVING THE WESTLIFE Hi, I have been a U.S. fan of Irish pop group Westlife for several years and I think I have a good question to ask you about them. At the beginning of their…

  8. 2003 DanceStar Awards Nominees

    January 29, 2003 12:00 AM EST DanceStar Awards Nominees Here are the nominees for 2003 DanceStar Awards, to be presented March 19 at Lummus Park in South Beach, Miami. Best chart act: Mariah Carey Jennifer Lopez Madonna Angie Stone Justin Timberlake Best act: The Crystal Method DJ Shadow Fischerspooner Moby Thievery…

  9. Dance for Life

    November 09, 2002 12:00 AM EST Fans of dance music's West End Records will find much to admire on this David DePino-mixed set that primarily spotlights remixes of well-known recordings from the label's historic vaults. Fans of dance music's West End Records will find much to admire on this David DePino-mixed…

  10. Tommy Boy Artists Dance Again

    March 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST After months of speculation, the joint venture between Tommy Boy Records and the Warner Music Group (WMG) came to an end March 1. In the agreement, WMG is the proud owner of Tommy Boy's catalog and pu After months of speculation, the joint venture between Tommy Boy Records and the Warner…

  11. Star-Studded 'What's Going On' Disc Due

    October 22, 2001 12:00 AM EDT A disc of wide-ranging mixes and remixes of the all-star recording of Marvin Gaye's classic single "What's Going On" will be released Oct. 30 via Columbia. Originally lanned for release tomorrow (Oct. A disc of wide-ranging mixes and remixes of the all-star recording of…

  12. Soul Inspiration

    September 29, 2001 12:00 AM EDT LeJuene Thompson arrives as a solo artist with a formidable rÉsumÉ in hand. LeJuene Thompson arrives as a solo artist with a formidable résumé in hand. As a featured vocalist for gospel chart-toppers Donald Lawrence & the Tri-City Singers, she sang lead on the group's early-2001…

  13. Wotapalava Tour Cancelled

    July 03, 2001 12:00 AM EDT This summer's gay-themed <A HREF="http://www.wotapalava.com" TARGET="new">Wotapalava tour</A>, which was to hit 18 U.S. cities throughout July and August, has been "postponed" until next year. This summer's gay-themed Wotapalava tour , which…

  14. There's an Angel Watching You

    June 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT A non-denominational set based on faith, not religious beliefs, There's an Angel Watching You is steeped in all things angels. A non-denominational set based on faith, not religious beliefs, There's an Angel Watching You is steeped in all things angels. Masterminded by producer…

  15. Sinead O'Connor Bolts Wotapalava Tour

    May 30, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Sinead O'Connor has backed out of a planned mainstage berth on this summer's gay-themed Wotapalava tour, citing "unforeseeable family commitments." The news was broken to tour organizers just hours be Sinead O'Connor has backed out of a planned mainstage berth on this…