1. Music On TV: July 30 - August 5

    July 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music on TV listings for July 30 - August 5, 2007. MONDAY, July 30 "The Sauce," FUSE Featured Artist(s): Korn. "Extra Sauce," FUSE Featured Artist(s): Korn. "The Daily Habit," FUEL Featured Artist(s): The Rentals. "The Late Show With David Letterman,"…

  2. This Day in Music

    July 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - British R&B artist "Long John" Baldry dies in Vancouver after battling a chest infection for four months. He is 64. Having begun his career playing folk and jazz in the late 1950s, Baldry w 2005 - British R&B artist "Long John" Baldry dies in Vancouver after…

  3. Mountain Sessions Enliven New McKay Album

    July 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Singer/songwriter Nellie McKay decamped to a studio in the Pocono Mountains of northeast Pennsylvania to record her new album, "Obligatory Villagers." The nine-track set is due Sept. 25 via the artist Singer/songwriter Nellie McKay decamped to a studio in the Pocono Mountains of…

  4. Billboard Bits: Kanye West, John Legend, Starbucks

    July 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Kanye West will stage a benefit concert for his charitable foundation Aug. 24 at Chicago's House of Blues. At the gig, West will perform material from his upcoming Def Jam album, "Graduation," and giv Kanye West will stage a benefit concert for his charitable foundation Aug. 24…

  5. Smashing Pumpkins Reveal Fall Tour Plans

    July 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As the July 10 release of their comeback album approaches, the reconstituted Smashing Pumpkins have revealed their fall tour itinerary. The outing begins Sept. 8 at Montreal's Osheaga Festival and wil As the July 10 release of their comeback album approaches, the reconstituted Smashing…

  6. This Day in Music

    June 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Kanye West emerges a double winner at the 2005 BET Awards, picking up statuettes for best male hip-hop artist and video of the year for "Jesus Walks." 2005 - Kanye West emerges a double winner at the 2005 BET Awards, picking up statuettes for best male hip-hop artist and…

  7. Ferry Eyeing More Roxy Recording In 2008

    June 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bryan Ferry is spending this year singing the songs of Bob Dylan. Next year it may be Roxy Music's turn. Bryan Ferry is spending this year singing the songs of Bob Dylan. Next year it may be Roxy Music's turn. The British icon tells Billboard.com that after he finishes touring in…

  8. This Day in Music

    June 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Marty Stuart hosts his fifth annual Late Night Jam at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. 2006 - Marty Stuart hosts his fifth annual Late Night Jam at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. 2003 - Beck is prevented from performing at the Field Day Festival in East Rutherford, N.J., as he…

  9. Chart Beat

    April 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Fred discusses Avril, Fergie, Bucky Covington and more! GIVE A 'DAMN': The charts are all about Avril Lavigne this week, as the Canadian-born singer garners her second No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 and her first No. 1 on the Hot 100. "The Best Damn Thing" (RCA) enters…

  10. This Day in Music

    April 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Italian singer Alex Baroni is declared dead at the Santo Spirito hospital in Rome. He is 36. Baroni had been in a coma since March 19, following a motorcycle accident in Rome. 2002 - Italian singer Alex Baroni is declared dead at the Santo Spirito hospital in Rome. He is 36. Baroni had…

  11. This Day in Music

    April 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Carrie Underwood is the top winner at the CMT Music Awards, landing two of the three awards for which she is nominated. Meanwhile, Keith Urban takes home the evening's top prize, video of the y 2006 - Carrie Underwood is the top winner at the CMT Music Awards, landing two of the…

  12. Proclaimers, Take That Hold Strong On U.K. Charts

    April 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Proclaimers' Comic Relief fundraiser "(I'm Gonna Be) 500 Miles" (EMI), featuring comic characters Brian Potter and Andy Pipkin, started a second week atop the U.K. singles chart yesterday (April 1 The Proclaimers' Comic Relief fundraiser "(I'm Gonna Be)…

  13. Haynes Relaunches Label At Guest-Filled NYC Show

    March 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Allman Brothers Band/Gov't Mule guitarist/vocalist Warren Haynes formally relaunched his Evil Teen Records label last night (March 28) with a show featuring short sets from both of his bands, as well Allman Brothers Band/Gov't Mule guitarist/vocalist Warren Haynes formally…

  14. Chart Beat

    March 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Fred discusses Beyonce, Shakira, Elliott Yamin and more! LIAR, LIAR, CHART ON FIRE: In the nearly 49-year history of The Billboard Hot 100, no song has ever jumped 90 places or more -- until this week. Breaking the old record of an 88-place move, "Beautiful Liar" (Columbia) by the…

  15. Proclaimers Remake Hits No. 1 In U.K.

    March 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT One single raising money for the BBC's Children in Need appeal replaced another at the top of new U.K. singles chart yesterday (March 25). Scottish duo the Proclaimers' remake of their 1988 hit "I'm G One single raising money for the BBC's Children in Need appeal…

  16. U.K. Pop Groups Take Aerosmith Classic To No. 1

    March 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The U.K.'s new favorite single is this year's official song of the BBC's Comic Relief telethon, a cover of Aerosmith's "Walk This Way" which pits two of the nation's most popular groups "against" each The U.K.'s new favorite single is this…

  17. This Day in Music

    March 10, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Southern rock vocalist Danny Joe Brown dies of complications from diabetes at his home in Florida. He is 53. A Jacksonville, Fla., native, Brown was best known for his work with Molly Hatchet, 2005 - Southern rock vocalist Danny Joe Brown dies of complications from diabetes at his home…

  18. 05OnTV

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Jan. 22-28, 2006. MONDAY, JAN. 22 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Natalie MacMaster (also scheduled: Natalie MacMaster, Jan Crawford Greenburg). "The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet," FOX Featured artist(s): Daughtry. "…

  19. Underground Garage

    January 20, 2007 12:00 AM EST You've heard who got into the Rock Hall this year: R.E.M., Patti Smith, the Ronettes, Van Halen and Grand Master Flash & the Furious Five. All good. All deserving. I was hoping it would be the Pat You've heard who got into the Rock Hall this year: R.E.M., Patti Smith, the…

  20. Awakenings

    January 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST In March 2004, Stacie Orrico walked away from it all. Feeling overwhelmed by the global success of her multiplatinum sophomore album, Orrico exited the business, returned to her family in Seattle and In March 2004, Stacie Orrico walked away from it all. Feeling overwhelmed by the global…

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