1. Bon Jovi, Roger Waters Set For Live Earth India

    November 21, 2008 12:43 PM EST Bon Jovi, Roger Waters and the Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am will join artists such as Anoushka Shankar, Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Preity Zinta, Bipasha Basu at Live Earth India, to be held Dec. 7 at Andheri Sports Complex in Mumbai. Shiamak Davar, Farhan…

  2. Rock Radio In 'Love' With Incubus Album Track

    November 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST Last month, Epic senior VP of promotion Jacqueline Saturn was poring over airplay reports from Nielsen BDS when she noticed something strange. Apparently, KROQ Los Angeles had given eight spins to the Last month, Epic senior VP of promotion Jacqueline Saturn was poring over airplay reports…

  3. Bon Jovi, Waters Set For Live Earth India

    November 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST Bon Jovi, Roger Waters and the Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am will join artists such as Anoushka Shankar, Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Preity Zinta, Bipasha Basu at Live Eart Bon Jovi, Roger Waters and the Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am will join artists such…

  4. Taylor Swift Notches Six Hot 100 Debuts

    November 20, 2008 1:43 PM EST T.I. begins a fourth non-consecutive week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Live Your Life" featuring Rihanna, but the big story on the chart this week is Taylor Swift's six new entries, led by "White Horse" at No. 13. That song is her sixth top 20 debut of 2008…

  5. Taylor Swift Notches Six Hot 100 Debuts

    November 20, 2008 12:00 AM EST T.I. begins a fourth non-consecutive week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Live Your Life" featuring Rihanna, but the big story on the chart this week is Taylor Swift's six new entries, led by T.I. begins a fourth non-consecutive week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100…

  6. T.I. Leads Hot 100; Kanye, Taylor Debut High

    November 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST T.I.'s "Live Your Life" featuring Rihanna begins a third non-consecutive week atop the Billboard Hot 100, while "Whatever You Like," another former chart-topper from his album "Paper Trail," holds at T.I.'s "Live Your Life" featuring Rihanna…

  7. Guns N' Roses Leaker To Plead Guilty

    November 11, 2008 11:40 AM EST A man accused of illegally posting songs on the Internet from an unreleased album by Guns N' Roses has agreed to plead guilty, a federal prosecutor said today (Nov. 11). Kevin Cogill will enter his guilty plea to one federal count of copyright infringement at a hearing on Dec. 8, said…

  8. Guns N' Roses Leaker To Plead Guilty

    November 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST A man accused of illegally posting songs on the Internet from an unreleased album by Guns N' Roses has agreed to plead guilty, a federal prosecutor said today (Nov. 11). A man accused of illegally posting songs on the Internet from an unreleased album by Guns N' Roses has agreed to…

  9. Hinder: Fighting For Their Right To Party

    November 07, 2008 6:07 PM EST Hinder drummer Cody Hanson and his bandmates just bought 120 bottles of Jägermeister. The Oklahoma City rock quintet recently installed a Jägermeister machine on its tour bus. "It's just a machine with three bottles that go in upside down," Hanson says. "It keeps them at…

  10. Hinder: Fighting For Their Right To Party

    November 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST Hinder drummer Cody Hanson and his bandmates just bought 120 bottles of Jägermeister. Hinder drummer Cody Hanson and his bandmates just bought 120 bottles of Jägermeister. The Oklahoma City rock quintet recently installed a Jägermeister machine on its tour bus. "It's just a machine…

  11. T.I. Replaces Himself Again Atop Hot 100

    November 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST T.I. again succeeds himself at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 as "Live Your Life" featuring Rihanna, trades places 2-1 with "Whatever You Like." On Oct. 9, "Life" replaced "Like," making T.I. the nint T.I. again succeeds himself at No. 1 on the…

  12. Hip-Hop Stars Stump For Obama In Florida

    November 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST With two days remaining until Election Day, Jay-Z and Sean "Diddy" Combs told voters yesterday (Nov. 2) in South Florida not to be scared away from the polls by long lines. "It's bigger than us," Comb With two days remaining until Election Day, Jay-Z and Sean "…

  13. Ask Billboard: Ashanti, Nelly, Chate Moore, Donna Summer, Aretha Franklin, BlackGirl

    October 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Keith answers questions about Ashanti, Nelly, Chate Moore, Donna Summer, Aretha Franklin, BlackGirl and more! Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Keith Caulfield at askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city,…

  14. T.I. Continues Hot 100 Dominance

    October 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT T.I. remains the most dominant force on the Billboard Hot 100, as "Whatever You Like" is No. 1 for a seventh non-consecutive week and "Live You Life" featuring Rihanna is No. 2 and is the greatest air T.I. remains the most dominant force on the Billboard Hot 100, as "…

  15. Kevin Rudolf featuring Lil Wayne, "Let It Rock"

    October 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In-demand Miami producer/guitarist Kevin Rudolf bolts his way to a No. 5 Billboard Hot 100 debut with "Let It Rock," employing the year's most bankable rapper, Lil Wayne. In-demand Miami producer/guitarist Kevin Rudolf bolts his way to a No. 5 Billboard Hot 100 debut with "…

  16. Simple Plan Download To Benefit Cancer Charities

    October 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT When Simple Plan singer Pierre Bouvier discovered in 2006 that his 28-year-old brother, Jay, was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma, the artist turned to songwriting as a method of therapy. When Simple Plan singer Pierre Bouvier discovered in 2006 that his 28-year-old brother, Jay, was…

  17. T.I. Returns To No. 1 On The Hot 100

    October 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT T.I. remains blazing hot on the Billboard Hot 100, returning to No. 1 for a sixth non-consecutive week with "Whatever You Like." The song sold 205,000 digital copies in the United States, according to T.I. remains blazing hot on the Billboard Hot 100, returning to No. 1 for a sixth…

  18. Alleged Guns N' Roses Leaker Pleads Innocent

    October 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A man accused of placing unreleased Guns N' Roses songs on the Internet pleaded innocent yesterday (Oct. 20) in Los Angeles federal court. Kevin Cogill, 27, is charged with violating federal copyright A man accused of placing unreleased Guns N' Roses songs on the Internet pleaded…

  19. This Day in Music

    October 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - A man identifying himself as Kid Rock's personal assistant is charged with felony and misdemeanor drug possession after a traffic stop on Rock's tour bus on the Florida Turnpike. Officers find 2002 - A man identifying himself as Kid Rock's personal assistant is charged…

  20. The Show Must Go On

    October 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Divorce and mental illness are not often hallmarks of danceable indie rock records, but they played a big part on Of Montreal's critically acclaimed 2007 release, "Hissing Fauna, Are You the Destroyer Divorce and mental illness are not often hallmarks of danceable indie rock records…

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