1. Tears For Fears' Smith Goes 'Halfway' Solo

    March 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Curt Smith has been one half of Tears For Fears, a radio show personality, MTV host and commercial songwriter. In May, when Smith releases "Halfway, pleased," you can add solo artist to that list. Curt Smith has been one half of Tears For Fears, a radio show personality, MTV host…

  2. Everybody Loves a Happy Ending

    October 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT British duo Tears for Fears released three albums in the '80s, including chart-topper "Songs From the Big Chair." Following 1989 disc "The Seeds of Love," bandmates Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith parte British duo Tears for Fears released three albums in the '80s,…

  3. Nelly Runs 'Sweat,' 'Suit' Straight To The Top

    September 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With two simultaneously released albums, Nelly pushes everyone out of his way on The Billboard 200 this week, taking over the chart's top two slots. The St. Louis-based rapper's "Suit" took No. 1 on U With two simultaneously released albums, Nelly pushes everyone out of…

  4. Hot Product

    September 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Tears For Fears 'Happy' Together The return of British new wave duo Tears for Fears also marks the launch of Universal Music Enterprises imprint New Door Records. The label will this week release the act's first album in 15 years, "Everybody Loves a Happy Ending." …

  5. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week (Sept. 13-19)

    September 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV (Sept. 13-19, 2004). DON'T CALL IT A COMEBACK: It used to be that pop artists faded from view after their time in the sun had run its course. These days, television is choked by the stars of the past, some in laudable attempts to…

  6. No Fears: Orzabal, Smith Reunite

    October 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Tears For Fears principals Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith have reunited and inked a deal with Arista Records, which will release the duo's first album together since 1989 early next year. The pair perf Tears For Fears principals Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith have reunited and inked a deal…

  7. Tomcats Screaming Outside

    October 06, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Best-known as half of the hit-making '80s British duo Tears for Fears, Roland Orzabal comes into his own on his latest solo effort. Best-known as half of the hit-making '80s British duo Tears for Fears, Roland Orzabal comes into his own on his latest solo effort. This modern rock…

  8. Tears For Fears' Orzabal Signs Solo Deal

    January 09, 2001 12:00 AM EST Roland Orzabal, one half of '80s chart powerhouse Tears For Fears, has signed a worldwide deal with Eagle Records. The label plans a worldwide March 19 release for "Tomcats Screaming Outside," the fi Roland Orzabal, one half of '80s chart powerhouse Tears For Fears, has…