1. CHART BEAT BONUS

    September 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on the latest chart feats of Iron Maiden, Patsy Cline, Seal, John Mayer, CeCe Winans, Beyoncé and Sean Paul. BRUCE ALL MIGHTY: The third Iron Maiden album to chart since singer Bruce Dickinson returned to the group in 1999 is the hard rock outfit's highest-charting…

  2. CHART BEAT CHAT

    September 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson discusses Reba McEntire, older artists and the charts and ABBA with readers. FROM NASHVILLE WITH LOVE I was reading "Chart Beat Chat" and read the question posed to you about Reba McEntire's new single. With all respect, I must correct you. You said that her last…

  3. Wilco, Spoon, SFA Give To Charity Album

    September 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Wilco, Super Furry Animals, Spoon and Bright Eyes are among the artists who will contribute rare material ... Wilco, Super Furry Animals, Spoon and Bright Eyes are among the artists who will contribute rare material to the third volume of the charity compilation series "The Amos House…

  4. CHART BEAT

    September 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson's Report Includes Iron Maiden, John Mayer, Beyoncé, Sean Paul, Chart Discussion & More! /bb/chartbeat/index.jsp News Sean Paul , Fred Bronson , John Mayer …

  5. This Day in Music

    September 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Kenny Chesney makes a hometown appearance in Luttrel, Tenn. During an assembly held in his honor at Gibbs High Scholl, the country singer is greeted by local dignitaries and faculty from 2000 - Kenny Chesney makes a hometown appearance in Luttrel, Tenn. During an…

  6. Vocal Group Hall Of Fame Inducts 2003 Class

    September 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT As Martha Reeves and the Vandellas took the stage to accept their induction into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame last night (Sept. 16) in Sharon, Pa., Reeves told the story of how the group came about. As Martha Reeves and the Vandellas took the stage to accept their induction into the Vocal…

  7. Hot Product

    September 15, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Bob Dylan A New Side Of Dylan With the release of 15 classic Bob Dylan albums on the hybrid Super Audio CD format, Columbia/Legacy is initiating an ambitious sonic upgrade of the icon's CD catalog. Five albums in the series are also presented, for the first time, in 5.1-channel surround…

  8. Tunes On TV

    September 15, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Sept. 15-21, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, SEPT. 15 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured Artist: Simon & Garfunkel (also scheduled: Hugh Jackman, Naomi Campbell). "The Sharon Osbourne Show," Syndicated Featured…

  9. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    September 15, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Sept. 15-21, 2003. A new talk show hosted by Sharon Osbourne undoubtedly means more music on your TV, but don't freak out, cuz it won't be all Ozzy all the time! On the premiere episode, the syndicated show …

  10. For Nickelback, Success Rocks

    September 15, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. It's OK with Nickelback if you want to call them a pop group. In fact, pop doesn't begin to describe the Canadian quartet's third album, "The Long Road." It's the most-anticipated global rock release of the year. The…

  11. 2004 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Nominees Set

    September 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Former Beatle George Harrison, Prince, John Mellencamp and Jackson Browne are among the nominees on the 2004 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ballot. Previous nominees back for another try include the Sex P Former Beatle George Harrison, Prince, John Mellencamp and Jackson Browne are among the…

  12. All 22 episodes of this hit TV show's premiere

    September 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT All 22 episodes of this hit TV show's premiere season are included in this three-disc set. All 22 episodes of this hit TV show's premiere season are included in this three-disc set. Though the packaging advertises that the discs are "loaded with extra features," the only…

  13. CHART BEAT BONUS

    September 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on the latest chart feats of Liz Phair, Stacie Orrico, Alan Jackson and Jimmy Buffett, Nelly, P. Diddy and 3 Doors Down. PHAIR GROUND: After almost nine years, Liz Phair has to give up her status as a one-hit wonder on Billboard's Hot 100. She was signed to Matador…

  14. CHART BEAT CHAT

    September 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson discusses sales certifications and figures, MercyMe and Reba McEntire with readers. MISLED? Fred, Could you please explain why RIAA and Billboard post artists with gold and platinum record sales that haven't actually reached these plateaus? I read that you post numbers for…

  15. CHART BEAT

    September 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson's report includes Liz Phair, Alan Jackson, Nelly, 3 Doors Down, chart discussion and more! /bb/chartbeat/index.jsp News Liz Phair , Fred Bronson , Alan Jackson …

  16. Spiritualized Enters 'Amazing' New Phase

    September 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT As Spiritualized frontman Jason Pierce admits, calling a recording that features 22 musicians "stripped down" seems a bit disingenuous. But "Amazing Grace" -- the group's first release under its new d As Spiritualized frontman Jason Pierce admits, calling a recording…

  17. Cale Gets On With It

    September 10, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. There are few rock artists who, at 61, can headline a stage for up-and-coming talent at a major U.K. festival. But that was where John Cale found himself this summer: on the "New Stage" at the Glastonbury Festival, one of a string of…

  18. Hot Product

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: -- An array of new albums from veteran rock acts: Frank Black and the Catholics' "Show Me Your Tears" (spinART); Spiritualized's "Amazing Grace" (Sanctuary); a self-titled effort from the…

  19. My Morning Jacket 'Moves' Ahead

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT There's a good reason why the sweeping compositions on My Morning Jacket's ATO/RCA debut, "It Still Moves," conjure images of wide-open spaces and rolling green hills. Indeed, the quintet spent its fo There's a good reason why the sweeping compositions on My Morning…

  20. CHART BEAT BONUS

    September 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on the latest chart feats of Mary J. Blige, the "Bad Boys II" soundtrack, Alan Jackson, Uncle Kracker, Aaron Neville and Clay Aiken. AT LONG LAST, 'LOVE': The Geffen label issued its first album in 1980. Now, 23 years later, the imprint claims the No.…

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