1. Shakira, Calle 13 Win Big At Latin Grammys

    November 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Colombian bombshell Shakira and reggaeton newcomers Calle 13 of Puerto Rico dominated the seventh annual Latin Grammy Awards last night (Nov. 2) in a show celebrating music from throughout the America Colombian bombshell Shakira and reggaeton newcomers Calle 13 of Puerto Rico dominated the…

  2. Paramount Snaps Up Scorsese's Stones Documentary

    November 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST Paramount Pictures today (Nov. 1) acquired North American rights to Martin Scorsese's long-planned Rolling Stones feature documentary, due in the fourth quarter of 2007. Paramount Pictures today (Nov. 1) acquired North American rights to Martin Scorsese's long-planned Rolling Stones…

  3. The Game, Luda, T.I. Bust Moves For 'Def Jam Icon'

    November 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST Def Jam Interactive and EA will release "Def Jam Icon" for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in March. All of the Def Jam artists in the fighting game, including Ludacris, will be photorealistic playable cha Cutting-edge music has long been an integral feature of high-end video games. Now,…

  4. 44OnTV

    October 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Oct. 30-Nov. 7, 2006. MONDAY, OCT. 30 "Totally Awesome Concert," VH1 Classic Featured artist(s): Rick Springfield, Scandal, Patti Smyth. "Mavericks: Honky Tonk Heroes," The Biography Channel Featured artist(s): Johnny Cash, George Jones, Toby…

  5. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    October 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The Who unveils its first new studio album in 24 years, Barry Manilow looks back to the 1960s for inspiration, Meat Loaf revisits the biggest-selling series in the history of rock and the Deftones tri Pint-sized U.K. rapper Lady Sovereign's "Public Warning" (Def Jam), featuring…

  6. 42OnTV

    October 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Oct. 16-23, 2006. MONDAY, OCT. 23 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured Artist(s): Miley Cyrus (also scheduled: Brian Wansink, Ann Pleshette Murphy. "The Martha Stewart Show," Syndicated Featured Artist(s): Vince Gill (also scheduled: Amy…

  7. Pre-Grunge Seattle Band Malfunkshun Reforms

    October 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Although it never recorded a full-length album or toured outside Washington state, Seattle band Malfunkshun is often cited as an important band amid the grunge family tree. Although it never recorded a full-length album or toured outside Washington state, Seattle band Malfunkshun is often…

  8. Young Rocks With Pearl Jam, Wilson, DMB At Bridge School

    October 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Neil Young joined some of the biggest names in rock, including Pearl Jam, Brian Wilson and Dave Matthews Band, last night (Oct. 21) at the 20th anniversary benefit for the Bridge School, an educationa Neil Young joined some of the biggest names in rock, including Pearl Jam, Brian Wilson and…

  9. This Day in Music

    October 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1999 - </b>George Martin, who produced most of the Beatles albums, lends his reputation and four decades of music business experience to a start-up Internet company catering to unsigned bands. Mart 2004 - In the midst of the Halloween season when the 1960s novelty hit "…

  10. NBC: Special Won't Show Madonna On Cross

    October 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Backing away from a confrontation with religious groups, NBC said it has decided not to show pictures of Madonna mounting a Crucifix when it airs a concert special with the pop star next month. The co Backing away from a confrontation with religious groups, NBC said it has decided not to show…

  11. This Day in Music

    October 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1997 - </b>Henry "The Sunflower" Vestine, original guitarist for Canned Heat, is found dead in his hotel room in France. The cause of death is undetermined.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2002 - A man identifying himself as Kid…

  12. CHART BEAT

    October 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Ludacris moves to the penthouse on two charts, plus news about David Bisbal, Alejandro Sanz, Tim McGraw and more. 'MONEY' FOR SOMETHING: Ludacris and Pharrell are kings of the hill on both The Billboard Hot 100 and the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, deposing Justin Timberlake on…

  13. Billboard Bits: Latin Grammys, Wolf Parade, U.K. Music Hall

    October 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Mexican singer Lucero, also a favorite of Mexican television, will host the 2006 Latin Grammy Awards alongside Puerto Rican salsa star Victor Manuelle. Mexican singer Lucero, also a favorite of Mexican television, will host the 2006 Latin Grammy Awards alongside Puerto Rican salsa star Victor…

  14. Beatles Reveal Track List For 'Love' Soundtrack

    October 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The track list has been revealed for the soundtrack to the Cirque Du Soleil/Beatles show "Love," due Nov. 21 via Apple Corps Ltd/Capitol. The 26-track disc, housed on a DVD-Audio/DVD-Video hybrid, wil The track list has been revealed for the soundtrack to the Cirque Du Soleil…

  15. 42OnTV

    October 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Oct. 16-23, 2006. MONDAY, OCT. 16 "Today," NBC Featured artist(s): Dierks Bentley. "The Megan Mullally Show," Syndicated Featured artist(s): Mario Vazquez (also scheduled: Bradley Whitford). "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip," NBC…

  16. Epic To Sign Menudo; MTV Plans Reality Show

    October 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT In its heyday, Menudo caused stampedes, played stadiums around the world and sold millions of records. In its heyday, Menudo caused stampedes, played stadiums around the world and sold millions of records. In the process, the Puerto Rican boy band, whose alumni include Ricky Martin, became an…

  17. Ask Billboard

    October 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Answers to readers' questions about the Hives, re-issues and more. GIVE ME HIVES Dear Keith, I was wondering what the record sales for the Hives latest album, "Tyrannosaurus Hives" was in Canada and the U.S. Are there any sites online that have album sales for indie or…

  18. Jay-Z Sets Date For 'Kingdom' As Single Blows Up

    October 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Jay-Z's comeback album, "Kingdom Come," has been confirmed for a Nov. 21 release date via Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam. The video for the single "Show Me What You Got" debuts Oct. 16; the track's official radi Jay-Z's comeback album , "Kingdom Come," has…

  19. 41OnTV

    October 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Oct. 9 - 15, 2006. MONDAY, OCT. 9 "Live with Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist(s): James Blunt (also scheduled: Donald Trump, John Cena. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist(s): Sam Moore (also scheduled: Robin…

  20. This Day in Music

    October 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1999 - </b>For the first time since 1995, a Garth Brooks album fails to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart. Brooks' ambitious but puzzling attempt to reinvent himself as an Australian rock s 2000 - Chris LeDoux gets his new liver. The cowboy singer, diagnosed two…

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