1. Eminem Can't 'Lose' With No. 1 Single

    November 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST Eminem's "Lose Yourself" easily maintains its grip on Billboard's Hot 100 for a fourth-straight week, leading thanks to a heavy boost in airplay. Additionally, the track -- which comes from Eminem's S Eminem's "Lose Yourself" easily maintains its grip…

  2. Syleena Johnson Pens New 'Chapter'

    November 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Despite critical acclaim and grassroots support for her debut collection, 2001's "Chapter 1: Love, Pain & Forgiveness," Jive Records singer/songwriter Syleena Johnson admits to being ultimately disappointed by its lack of…

  3. Clive Davis To Head New RCA/J Division

    November 20, 2002 12:00 AM EST BMG has bought out Clive Davis' 50% stake in J Records and will combine it in a new division with RCA, Billboard Bulletin reports. BMG has bought out Clive Davis' 50% stake in J Records and will combine it in a new division with RCA, Billboard Bulletin reports. Davis, who has been…

  4. After A Rough Start, Audioslave Prepares To Cruise

    November 20, 2002 12:00 AM EST Excerpted and expanded from the magazine for Billboard.com. If someone were to draft a how-to manual on forming a rock supergroup, it might behoove them to take note of the lessons learned by Audioslave this year. The in-your-wildest-dreams quartet comprising ex-Soundgarden frontman Chris…

  5. 2002 American Music Awards Nominees

    November 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST Nominees for the 30th annual American Music Awards. Below are the nominees for the 30th annual American Music Awards. The event will be held Jan. 13 at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium and will air live on ABC. Pop/rock: Favorite male artist: Eminem Enrique Iglesias Nelly Favorite female…

  6. Weller Shines Light On U.S. Album Release

    November 18, 2002 12:00 AM EST English pop statesman Paul Weller has set a North American release date for his latest solo album, "Illumination." The disc will be issued Jan. 14 via Yep Roc records in an expanded version that will English pop statesman Paul Weller has set a North American release date for his…

  7. Chart Beat Chat

    November 15, 2002 12:00 AM EST "Chart Beat" columnist Fred Bronson answers readers' questions about Lonnie Donegan, Kid Rock's "Picture," and Standfast. SKIFFLE, NO PIFFLE. Dear Fred, Lonnie Donegan, the man who brought "Rock Island Line" (1956) and "Does Your Chewing Gum Lose…

  8. Blu Cantrell Wrapping Sophomore Album

    November 15, 2002 12:00 AM EST R&B artist Blu Cantrell has set a Dec. 17 release date for her sophomore Arista effort "Bittersweet," which is being completed this week. First single "Breathe" is due imminently at U.S. radio out R&B artist Blu Cantrell has set a Dec. 17 release date for her…

  9. Timberlake Can't Nudge '8 Mile' From No. 1

    November 13, 2002 12:00 AM EST The Shady/Interscope soundtrack to "8 Mile" maintains its grip on the No. 1 position of The Billboard 200 for a second-straight week, withstanding a mighty charge from Justin Timberlake's "Justified" The Shady/Interscope soundtrack to "8 Mile" maintains its…

  10. 46ask

    November 13, 2002 12:00 AM EST Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about Justin Guarini, Kelly Price, and Nick Carter. GUARINI'S DEBUT Keith, When will Justin Guarini's (the "American Idol" runner-up) first solo album be released? Bonnie Senese Hi Bonnie, Justin Guarini's debut studio…

  11. Tunes On TV

    November 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Nov. 11-17, 2002. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, NOV. 11 "TLC: Life in 3D," MTV Featured Artist: TLC. "Kindred Spirits: A Tribute To Johnny Cash," CMT Featured Artists: Johnny Cash, Rosanne Cash,…

  12. Come Into My World

    November 09, 2002 12:00 AM EST The third U.S. single from Kylie Minogue's platinum Fever maintains the superstar singer's knack for matching intoxicating beats with indelibly catchy melodies and making hit records sound like the ea The third U.S. single from Kylie Minogue's platinum Fever maintains the…

  13. CHART BEAT CHAT

    November 08, 2002 12:00 AM EST Fred Bronson answers readers' questions about the Billboard chart year, the Bee Gees, Jimmy Webb, Bruce Springsteen, Madonna, and more. IT WAS A VERY GOOD YEAR -- BUT WHEN DOES IT END? Fred, Would you be helpful to us chart hounds by clarifying the week that the 2003 chart year will…

  14. Sharon Osbourne Eyeing Talk Show?

    November 08, 2002 12:00 AM EST Sharon Osbourne: heavy-metal matriarch, cancer patient, and now afternoon talk host. Telepictures Productions has clinched a deal with Osbourne, wife and manager of rocker Ozzy Osbourne and co-star of Sharon Osbourne: heavy-metal matriarch, cancer patient, and now afternoon talk host.…

  15. Eminem Tightens Grip On Billboard Charts

    November 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST Eminem's "Lose Yourself" continues to gain radio play and maintains its grip on the Billboard Hot 100 for a second-straight week. This gives the rapper control of Billboard's two major charts, after t Eminem's "Lose Yourself" continues to gain radio play and…

  16. Nothing 'Average' On New Craig David Set

    November 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST Excerpted for Billboard.com Few British chart stars have crossed the Atlantic in recent times as successfully as Craig David. His critically heralded debut, "Born to Do It," was still yielding U.S. singles only a few months ago, leading seamlessly into the Nov. 19 American…

  17. Ask Billboard

    November 06, 2002 12:00 AM EST Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about the Billboard Music Awards, Kylie Minogue, Floetry, and Kelly Clarkson. AWARD TOUR Keith, Can you please provide some information on hosts, attendees, and performers, for the upcoming Billboard Music Awards show in Las Vegas on Dec. 9th?…

  18. Avril, Creed, Nelly To Play 2002 Billboard Awards

    November 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST Avril Lavigne, Creed, Nelly, and Puddle Of Mudd are the first artists confirmed to perform at the 2002 Billboard Music Awards, set to air live Dec. 9 on Fox from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vega Avril Lavigne, Creed, Nelly, and Puddle Of Mudd are the first artists confirmed to perform…

  19. Sharon Osbourne Rethinks MTV Show

    November 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST If she had to do it over again, Sharon Osbourne says she wouldn't have invited MTV's cameras into her home. At least, that's what the cancer-stricken matriarch of television's favorite dysfunctional f If she had to do it over again, Sharon Osbourne says she wouldn't…

  20. Billboard Bits: Jam Master Jay, Osbournes, Top Of The Pops

    November 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on Jam Master Jay, Osbournes, Top Of The Pops Friends, family, and fans of late rap star Jam Master Jay (real name: Jason Mizell) have formed a coalition to raise money for the Mizell family, to pay for education for his three children, and to help bring the investigation of the artist&…

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