1. Scorpions Bring The 'Hurricane' On Best-Of, Tour

    April 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT The career of veteran German hard rock act the Scorpions will be celebrated on "Bad for Good: The Very Best of Scorpions," due May 28 on Hip-O. The band will also embark on a summer U.S. package tour The career of veteran German hard rock act the Scorpions will be celebrated on …

  2. 17TunesOnTV

    April 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for April 22-28, 2002 MONDAY, APRIL 22 "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," NBC Featured Artist: Jimmy Eat World (also scheduled: Val Kilmer, Jennifer Tilly). "The Late Late Show With Craig Kilborn," CBS Featured Artist: Hank III (also scheduled:…

  3. King Of Blues, Queen Of Soul For Indy Jazz Fest

    April 19, 2002 12:00 AM EDT The Indy Jazz Fest may be shorter this year -- only a weekend instead of a week -- but no one can complain when a king and a queen are showing up. Blues guitarist B.B. King and queen of soul Aretha Fr The Indy Jazz Fest may be shorter this year -- only a weekend instead of a week -- but no…

  4. Suit Over Wynette's Death Resolved

    April 19, 2002 12:00 AM EDT The remaining legal challenge over the death of country music star Tammy Wynette has been resolved in a confidential out-of-court settlement between her daughters and a Pittsburgh doctor. The remaining legal challenge over the death of country music star Tammy Wynette has been resolved in a…

  5. Ashanti Continues Quadruple Chart Reign

    April 18, 2002 12:00 AM EDT For a second straight week, Ashanti holds on to top spot on The Billboard 200 with her self-titled Murder Inc./Def Jam debut, while her single "Foolish" once again leads Billboard's Hot 100. Although For a second straight week, Ashanti holds on to top spot on The Billboard 200…

  6. Onyx 'Bac' Again With Fourth Album

    April 17, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Manic rap trio Onyx returns after a four-year break with its fourth album, "Bacdafucup: Part 2," due June 26 from Koch/In The Paint. Named after the group's 1993 breakthrough debut, the album will rep Manic rap trio Onyx returns after a four-year break with its fourth album, …

  7. Indigo Girls Nail Down Summer Tour Plans

    April 17, 2002 12:00 AM EDT The Indigo Girls will kick off their summer North American tour May 27 in Portsmouth, Va., and will be on the road through a July 21 date in Winter Park, Colo. The trek comes in support of the duo's l The Indigo Girls will kick off their summer North American tour May 27 in Portsmouth,…

  8. Crow, Train, Marley Step 'Outside'

    April 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT As first reported yesterday by Billboard Bulletin, Sheryl Crow, Train, Ziggy Marley, and O.A.R. have signed on for the Jeep World Outside Festival tour, kicking off July 10 in Charlotte, N.C., and wra As first reported yesterday by Billboard Bulletin , Sheryl Crow, Train, Ziggy Marley, and O…

  9. All 'Trails' Lead To Rush Tour

    April 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Canadian power trio Rush will kick off its first tour in five years June 28 in Hartford, Conn. The 27 confirmed stops are the first in the band's planned extensive tour in support of its latest Atlant Canadian power trio Rush will kick off its first tour in five years June 28 in Hartford…

  10. 'Pop Idols' Battle On U.K. Charts

    April 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Gareth Gates has now outdone Will Young, the singer that beat him to the "Pop Idol" crown on the U.K. TV series -- at least in terms of weeks at No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart. Gates' "Unchained Melo Gareth Gates has now outdone Will Young, the singer that beat him to the…

  11. Something More

    April 13, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Ginny Owens' 1999 debut album, Without Condition, established her as one of the most impressive new talents in the Christian pop pantheon, netting her the Gospel Music Assn.'s Dove Award for best new Ginny Owens' 1999 debut album, Without Condition, established her as one of…

  12. Forever Now, Talk Talk, Talk and The Psychedelic Furs

    April 13, 2002 12:00 AM EDT THE PSYCHEDELIC FURS The Psychedelic Furs REISSUE PRODUCER : Bruce Dickinson ORIGINAL PRODUCERS:various Columbia/Legacy CK 85918 THE PSYCHEDELIC FURS Talk Talk Talk REISSUE PRODUCER : Bruce Dickinson The Psychedelic Furs' evolution—one common to many acts born in the punk era that later…

  13. Kravitz Goes 'Live' With Pink, Abandoned Pools

    April 12, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Following tours of Japan and Europe, Lenny Kravitz will launch a North American summer tour July 12 in Virginia Beach, Va. The 33-city Lenny Live trek, which will feature support from Pink and Abandon Following tours of Japan and Europe , Lenny Kravitz will launch a North American summer tour…

  14. Hot Product

    April 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Previewing new albums from Goo Goo Dolls, Neil Young, Bonnie Raitt, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, and more. Out Of The 'Gutter' Goo Goo Dolls' "Gutterflower" (Warner Bros.) follows the biggest studio album of the threesome's career, 1998's "Dizzy Up the…

  15. Gates' 'Melody' Goes Three For Three

    April 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Teenager Gareth Gates secured a third week at No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart yesterday (April 7) with his cover of "Unchained Melody" (S/BMG). With a third week at the top, Gates matches the achievem Teenager Gareth Gates secured a third week at No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart…

  16. Robert Plant Returns With 'Head First'

    April 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant will release his first studio album in nine years, "Head First," internationally in July via Universal, according to reports. Although a spokesperson for longtime Pl Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant will release his first studio album in nine…

  17. Zombie Doubles Up For Ozzfest

    April 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST Rob Zombie will perform two sets on the upcoming Ozzfest tour -- one on the main stage, filling the slot left vacant by the aborted Chris Cornell/Rage Against The Machine project, and the other on the Rob Zombie will perform two sets on the upcoming Ozzfest tour -- one on the main stage,…

  18. Billboard Bits: Celine Dion, Dove Awards, Steve Marriott

    April 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on Celine Dion, Dove Awards, Steve Marriott Celine Dion's new album is hot at retail, but some fans trying to play the disc itself are hopping mad. Some European editions of the set, "A New Day Has Come," come embedded with Key2Audio copy protection, which prevent the disc…

  19. Joe Plans Maiden North American Tour

    April 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST R&B soulster Joe is preparing to launch his first American tour April 13 in Rahway, N.J. A live band will back the Jive recording artist on the 23-date outing, which will boast Maze featuring Fran R&B soulster Joe is preparing to launch his first American tour April 13 in Rahway, N.J.…

  20. Harding Readies 'Shadowy' New Album

    April 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter John Wesley Harding (real name: Wesley Stace) has once again sharpened his engaging storytelling skills to create his ninth studio album, "The Man With No Shadow." Due June 25 via Ma Singer/songwriter John Wesley Harding (real name: Wesley Stace) has once again…

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