1. The Move's Carl Wayne Dies At 61

    September 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Carl Wayne, the former lead vocalist for the hit-making '60s U.K. band the Move and the latter-day singer for the Hollies, died Tuesday (Aug. 31) at his home in England after a battle with cancer. He Carl Wayne, the former lead vocalist for the hit-making '60s U.K. band the Move and…

  2. Judge Denies Jackson Lower Bail

    September 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The judge in the Michael Jackson child molestation case refused yesterday (Sept. 1) to lower his $3 million bail, citing evidence that the pop star once planned to flee to Brazil with his young accuse The judge in the Michael Jackson child molestation case refused yesterday (Sept. 1) to lower…

  3. ASK BILLBOARD

    September 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Your Questions About Twelve Girls Band, Janet Jackson and Madonna. /bb/ask/index.jsp News Janet Jackson , Madonna …

  4. Stars Come Out For George Jones

    September 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT George Jones will be the subject of an all-star tribute to air Nov. 25 on PBS. George Jones will be the subject of an all-star tribute to air Nov. 25 on PBS. Alan Jackson, Kenny Chesney, Harry Connick Jr., Aaron Neville, Martina McBride and Wynonna are among the artists scheduled to perform…

  5. Ask Billboard

    September 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about Twelve Girls Band, Janet Jackson and Madonna. GIRLS CLUB Greetings Keith, How come I cannot find the Twelve Girls Band on any of your charts? They are the hottest thing to hit the U.S. shores since the Beatles. All of their concerts on…

  6. Pixies Prevail In Slow Touring Season

    August 31, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Britney Spears, Lenny Kravitz and Christina Aguilera have scrapped tours. Lollapalooza crashed and burned. The U.S. touring market has been in dire straits all summer. But a savior showed up in the ve Britney Spears, Lenny Kravitz and Christina Aguilera have scrapped tours. Lollapalooza…

  7. Jackson Tops Country Award Nominees

    August 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With seven mentions, Alan Jackson is the top nominee for the 38th annual CMA Awards, set for Nov. 9 at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville. With seven mentions, Alan Jackson is the top nominee for the 38th annual CMA Awards, set for Nov. 9 at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville. Toby…

  8. Jay-Z, OutKast Lead MTV VMA Winners

    August 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With four awards each, OutKast's "Hey Ya!" and Jay-Z's "99 Problems" were the top winners at the 2004 MTV Video Music Awards, presented last night (Aug. 29) at the American Airlines Arena in Miami. "H With four awards each, OutKast's "Hey Ya!"…

  9. Poll: Artists Don't Influence Political Views

    August 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT In one of the most politically charged election years in U.S. history, the majority of musicians speaking their minds seem energized to vote President George W. Bush out of office. In one of the most politically charged election years in U.S. history, the majority of musicians speaking their…

  10. New 'Totally Hits' Taps 20 Top Singles

    August 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The second "Totally Hits" compilation of the year will boast big singles from the likes of R&B artist Alicia Keys, country duo Big & Rich, hip-hop act OutKast and rock act Jet, among others. The second "Totally Hits" compilation of the year will boast big singles…

  11. Shortlist Music Prize 'Longlist' Nominees

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The "longlist" of artists and their latest albums being considered for the 2004 Shortlist Music Prize. Ten finalists for the award will be announced in late September; the Prize will be awarded duri Below is the "longlist" of artists, and their latest albums, being…

  12. Jackson Judge OKs 39 Pieces Of Evidence

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT After testimony from a dozen key witnesses in the Michael Jackson child molestation case, a Santa Maria, Calif., judge issued tentative rulings on evidence seized in a search of Jackson's Neverland es After testimony from a dozen key witnesses in the Michael Jackson child molestation…

  13. Browne, Raitt, Yorn Bolster Zevon Tribute

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt, the Wallflowers and Pete Yorn are among the artists filling out the forthcoming tribute album "Enjoy Every Sandwich: The Songs of Warren Zevon." Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt, the Wallflowers and Pete Yorn are among the artists filling out the…

  14. McGraw, Browne To Meet At 'Crossroads'

    August 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Tim McGraw and veteran singer/songwriter Jackson Browne will team up for an episode of the CMT performance series "Crossroads." Tim McGraw and veteran singer/songwriter Jackson Browne will team up for an episode of the CMT performance series "Crossroads." Due to air in…

  15. Brooks & Dunn Lead RNC Performers

    August 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Brooks & Dunn are among the entertainers set for the Republican National Convention (RNC), which gets underway Sunday (Aug. 30) in New York. Brooks & Dunn are among the entertainers set for the Republican National Convention (RNC), which gets underway Sunday (Aug. 30) in New York. Top…

  16. Touch My Heart: A Tribute to Johnny Paycheck

    August 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Tributes rarely get better than this, a country music masterpiece. Tributes rarely get better than this, a country music masterpiece. Robbie Fulks' masterfully assembled set not only fetes Paycheck's hits, but it also wisely gives a nod to lesser-known (and some would say superior)…

  17. Coming Soon: More Live Jerry, New Dead Box

    August 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The bounty of vintage Grateful Dead and posthumous Jerry Garcia releases will continue to overflow this fall. The bounty of vintage Grateful Dead and posthumous Jerry Garcia releases will continue to overflow this fall. In September, Rhino will release a three-disc live Garcia set and follow…

  18. Jackson's Lavish Lifestyle Put On Display

    August 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Michael Jackson's elegant home with its lavish playground for children was placed on display in a courtroom as defense attorneys showed a judge videotapes of a raid last year on the pop star's Neverla Michael Jackson's elegant home with its lavish playground for children was…

  19. 15th Annual International Bluegrass Music Awards Nominees

    August 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Nominees for the 15th annual International Bluegrass Music Awards, to be presented Oct. 7 at the Kentucky Center in Louisville, Ky. The show is the centerpiece of the International Music Bluegrass Mus Below are the nominees for the 15th annual International Bluegrass Music Awards, to be…

  20. TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

    August 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/randb.jsp 1. "GODFATHER BURIED ALIVE," SHYNE 2. "Amerikaz NightMare," Mobb Deep 3. "The Hunger For More," Lloyd Banks 4. "Now 16," Various Artists 5. "Tha Carter," Lil Wayne Issue date: Aug. 28, 2004 News Lil Wayne …

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