1. Power in Numbers

    October 26, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Who said nice guys finish last? Fun-loving hip-hop outfit Jurassic 5 scores again with Power in Numbers, the follow-up to its critically acclaimed major-label debut, 2000's Quality Control. Who said nice guys finish last? Fun-loving hip-hop outfit Jurassic 5 scores again with Power in…

  2. Hot Product

    October 07, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Previewing new albums from Bon Jovi, Tom Petty, Jurassic 5, Sinead O'Connor, and more. 'Bouncing' Around The Room After Sept. 11, 2001, Jon Bon Jovi started keeping a diary. He wrote down all the experiences and events that kept his life in motion. He also traced the ongoing…

  3. Jurassic 5 Fights The 'Power'

    August 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT California-based hip-hop outfit Jurassic 5 has set an Oct. 8 release date for its sophomore Interscope set, "Power in Numbers." The set is the follow-up to 2000's "Quality Control," which debuted at N California-based hip-hop outfit Jurassic 5 has set an Oct. 8…

  4. This Day in Music

    August 02, 2002 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Country artist Clint Black hosts the third annual Family Television Awards ceremony at the Beverly (Hills, Calif.) Hilton Hotel. 2001 - Country artist Clint Black hosts the third annual Family Television Awards ceremony at the Beverly (Hills, Calif.) Hilton Hotel.…

  5. 30Tunes

    July 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Music-related television listings for July 22-28, 2002. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, JULY 22 "Top of the Pops," BBC America Featured Artists: Bryan Adams, Ashanti, Nelly, Dee Dee, DJ Marky, Darren Hayes, Gareth Gates, Fischerspooner,…

  6. Life Force Radio

    June 01, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Good, old-fashioned hip-hop gets a shot in the arm with Afu-Ra's sophomore set, Life Force Radio. Good, old-fashioned hip-hop gets a shot in the arm with Afu-Ra's sophomore set, Life Force Radio. For those familiar with Afu's 2000 debut, Body of the Life Force, the New York…

  7. A.B. Quintanilla Eyes Label Deal, New Album

    May 17, 2002 12:00 AM EDT A.B. Quintanilla, founder and leader of EMI Latin band A.B. Quintanilla Y Los Kumbia Kings, has inked a deal to form a joint-venture label with the major, to be called King of Bling. Also partnered in A.B. Quintanilla, founder and leader of EMI Latin band A.B. Quintanilla Y Los Kumbia Kings,…

  8. King, Lang, Diddley On Tap For Doheny Blues Fest

    May 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Blues legends B.B. King and Bo Diddley, as well as contemporary blues stars such as Jonny Lang and Marcia Ball, will be on hand for the Doheny Blues Festival next weekend in Dana Point, Calif. Produce Blues legends B.B. King and Bo Diddley, as well as contemporary blues stars such as Jonny…

  9. Billboard Bits: So Solid Crew, Yoko Ono, Barnes

    March 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on So Solid Crew, Yoko Ono, Prentiss Barnes Ashley Walters, a member of controversial South London garage collective So Solid Crew, has been remanded in custody after pleading guilty in a London court yesterday (March 4) to possession of a prohibited firearm. Walters (aka Asher D)…

  10. Hard Rockers Square Off On 'WWF Forced Entry'

    February 08, 2002 12:00 AM EST Rare tracks by Creed and Limp Bizkit and a host of newly recorded theme songs are all in the mix on the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) compilation "WWF Forced Entry," due March 26 from Columbia. The Rare tracks by Creed and Limp Bizkit and a host of newly recorded theme songs are…

  11. Alicia Keys Leads Edison Nominations

    February 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST Alicia Keys is nominated in three categories for Holland's Edison Music Awards, to be held Feb. 27 at Amsterdam's Heineken Music Hall. Keys is up for best international newcomer, best R&B/hip-hop Alicia Keys is nominated in three categories for Holland's Edison Music Awards…

  12. Billboard Bits: Talib Kweli/Mos Def, Joey Ramone, Afu-Ra, Joe Walsh

    December 14, 2001 12:00 AM EST Stories on Talib Kweli/Mos Def, Joey Ramone, Afu-Ra, and Joe Walsh. The Nkiru Center for Education and Culture, Inc., founded by hip-hop artists Talib Kweli and Mos Def to promote literacy and use the arts, education, history, and science to promote culture, will host its inaugural benefit…

  13. Ali

    December 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST Juxtaposing new and old, as well as various genres (R&B/soul, jazz, rock, Eastern, Arabic, and South Asian), this complement to the highly anticipated film starring Will Smith parallels legendary Juxtaposing new and old, as well as various genres (R&B/soul, jazz, rock, Eastern, Arabic…

  14. Kelly, Keys Anchor 'Ali' Soundtrack

    November 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST Two new cuts from R&B artists R. Kelly and a third from Alicia Keys will anchor the Interscope soundtrack to "Ali," Columbia Pictures' upcoming bio-pic of boxer Muhammad Ali, starring Will Smith. Two new cuts from R&B artists R. Kelly and a third from Alicia Keys will…

  15. White Blood Cells

    July 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT A live sensation, the White Stripes have been selling out clubs in rock hubs across the country (including three recent New York shows that saw several rock celebrities getting their eardrums splinter A live sensation, the White Stripes have been selling out clubs in rock hubs across the…

  16. Hot Product for Monday, March 5, 2001

    March 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST Previewing albums from Aerosmith, Eve, Delbert McClinton, Pam Tillis, Blake Babies, Amy Ray. 'Push' Harder Aerosmith's "Just Push Play" (Columbia) is the first self-produced album of the band's career. And if the success of first single "Jaded" (in its…

  17. Billboard Bits: Missy Elliot, Big Daddy Kane, Matthew Sweet

    February 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on Missy Elliot, Big Daddy Kane, Matthew Sweet, Jay-Z, Method Man, Redman, Eve, Ludacris, Ginuwine, Timbaland, Nisan Stewart, Dante Nolan. "Let's just say -- if there are any rules left to be broken... I'm breakin' 'em!" Missy Elliot says of her as-yet…

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