1. Milian Prepares 'Amazin' New Disc

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST Christina Milian is readying the spring release of her third album, "So Amazin,'" produced by Miami-based duo Cool and Dre. Due April 25, the Island Def Jam set also boasts appearances from Young Jeez Christina Milian is readying the spring release of her third album, "So…

  2. Martin's Brits Comment Perplexes Coldplay Fans

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST When accepting the best album prize at the Brit Awards last night (Feb. 15) in London, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin dropped a bomb. "Thank you. That's it," he said. "We won't see you for a very long When accepting the best album prize at the Brit Awards last night …

  3. Police Bemoan Rhymes' Silence In Shooting

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly berated Busta Rhymes yesterday (Feb. 15), accusing the rapper of withholding information about the slaying of his bodyguard at a recent video shoot. New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly berated Busta Rhymes yesterday (Feb. 15), accusing the rapper of…

  4. 'Check On It' Nets Fourth Week At No. 1

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST Beyoncé's "Check On It" featuring Slim Thug holds firm at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for a fourth consecutive week. The cut also leads the Pop 100 for a fourth week and remains No. 2 on the H Beyoncé's "Check On It" featuring Slim Thug holds firm at No. 1 on…

  5. Mat Kearney

    February 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST With his major label debut, this singer/songwriter has 'nothing left to lose.' On his major-label debut, aptly titled "Nothing Left to Lose," singer/songwriter Mat Kearney looks to his past in order to see into his future. So far, that future looks bright. Last week, the…

  6. Byrne, Eno Revisit 'Bush Of Ghosts'

    February 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST David Byrne and Brian Eno's landmark 1981 collaboration "My Life in the Bush of Ghosts" will be reissued March 28 via Nonesuch. The new edition features seven previously unreleased tracks that date fr David Byrne and Brian Eno's landmark 1981 collaboration "My Life in…

  7. Crowes' Robinson Brothers Plan Acoustic Tour

    February 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Chris and Rich Robinson of the Black Crowes will hit the road together this spring on an all-acoustic tour. With performance dates in New York, Austin, Texas, San Francisco and Los Angeles, it marks t Chris and Rich Robinson of the Black Crowes will hit the road together this spring on an all…

  8. Lollapalooza Confirmed As 3-Day Fest

    February 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Lollapalooza will return to Chicago's Grant Park as a three-day event in 2006. Organizers Capitol Sports & Entertainment confirmed that the one-time touring festival is not only growing in length, As initially speculated last month, Lollapalooza will return to Chicago's Grant…

  9. Billboard Bits: 'Nashville Star,' TRL Awards, moe.

    February 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Big & Rich and Gretchen Wilson to appear on 'Nashville Star,' fourth annual TRL Awards set, moe. plans tour, festival and cruise dates. Big & Rich and Gretchen Wilson have signed on to appear on the opening episodes of the fourth season of "Nashville Star." The USA…

  10. Hendryx: LaBelle Reunion In The Works

    February 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Nona Hendryx, one-third of the pop-soul act LaBelle (of "Lady Marmalade" fame), is hard at work on her first new music in 10 years, including a planned reunion album with LaBelle members Patti LaBelle Nona Hendryx, one-third of the pop-soul act LaBelle (of "Lady Marmalade"…

  11. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    February 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Sergio Mendes offers up his first album in more than eight years flanked by a modern-day cast of characters like the Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am, Bela Fleck regroups with the Flecktones and indie rocke The debut album from U.K. rock act the Subways, "Young for Eternity" (Sire).…

  12. Remix Puts Leo Sayer On Top Of U.K. Singles Chart

    February 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST As Arctic Monkeys continued their U.K. album chart reign, a remix of a 29-year-old Leo Sayer obscurity puts the erstwhile British star on top of the singles chart. DJ Meck's new take on "Thunder In My As Arctic Monkeys continued their U.K. album chart reign, a remix of a 29-year-old…

  13. Built To Spill Slates Spring Tour

    February 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST On the same day Built To Spill's "You in Reverse" is released, the band will open a six-week spring tour. The Warner Bros. album is due April 11 and the tour will open with the first of two shows in M On the same day Built To Spill's "You in Reverse" is released,…

  14. Study: Little Rhyme Or Reason To Picking Hits

    February 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST If you think there is no rhyme or reason to what songs make the top music hits of the week, you may be partly right, researchers said yesterday (Feb. 9). They tried to find a way to predict which song If you think there is no rhyme or reason to what songs make the top music hits of the week,…

  15. Billboard Bits: Madonna, Widespread Panic, 'Rock Fore! Dough'

    February 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST News on Madonna, Widespread Panic, 'Rock Fore! Dough' During an appearance on the syndicated "Ellen DeGeneres Show" that airs today (Feb. 9) in the United States, Madonna confirmed widely speculated plans for a 2006 tour . "You have a huge announcement that I'm…

  16. Beyoncé Begins Third Week At No. 1

    February 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST Beyoncé's "Check on It" featuring Slim Thug holds tight at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for a third week. The cut also leads the Pop 100 for a third week and remains No. 2 on the Hot Digital So Beyoncé's "Check on It" featuring Slim Thug holds tight at No. 1 on…

  17. John Corbett

    February 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Actor takes a stab at the role of country music star. He's best known for playing such television characters as the quirky Chris in the Morning on "Northern Exposure" and Aidan on "Sex & the City," as well as the fish-out-of-water groom in "My Big Fat Greek…

  18. Led Zeppelin 1968-1980: The Story Of A Band And Their Music (continued)

    February 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST Led Zeppelin may have disbanded in 1980, but the band's legacy lives on. Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham always insisted that the music they made, onstage or in the studio, w Plant has self-confessedly had a long fascination with what is often termed '…

  19. Gil Goldstein / Jan. 11, 2006 / New York (Blue Note)

    February 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST Melody and sonority were plentiful during pianist-accordionist Gil Goldstein's first set Jan. 11 at the Blue Note, the second of six nights at the popular Greenwich Village jazz club. Goldstein was jo What's the thread that runs through the music of Jaco Pastorius, Gil Evans and…

  20. Harmer Shows Her Range

    February 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST When she went into the studio to record her latest album, Sarah Hamer knew exactly what she wanted, and the project was recorded, mixed and mastered within a week. When Canadian singer/songwriter Sarah Harmer went into Toronto's Reaction Studio in July 2005 to record "I'm a…

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