1. Jewel's 'This Way' Due Nov. 13

    September 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT As tipped here last month, Jewel will on Nov. 13 release her fourth Atlantic album, "This Way." First single "Standing Still" is being shipped to U.S. radio outlets this week, with a video clip direct As tipped here last month , Jewel will on Nov. 13 release her fourth…

  2. Cypress Hill Alters Smoke Out Schedule

    September 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The Cypress Hill-organized Smoke Out festival has undergone a series of logistical changes, with a Sept. 29 date in Holmdel, N.J., postponed while producers look for another New York-area location. An The Cypress Hill-organized Smoke Out festival has undergone a series of logistical changes,…

  3. No More Drama

    September 08, 2001 12:00 AM EDT With No More Drama, Mary J. Blige bids farewell to the blues and embraces a better tomorrow. With No More Drama, Mary J. Blige bids farewell to the blues and embraces a better tomorrow. "Cuz we're celebrating no more drama/In our lives," she sings on the winning lead single—the…

  4. Initial Family Values Tour Dates Unveiled

    September 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The first five dates for the 2001 Family Values tour have been released, with some tickets going on sale today (Sept. 7). As tipped here earlier this summer, the tour will be co-headlined by Stone Tem The first five dates for the 2001 Family Values tour have been released, with some tickets…

  5. Celebrities To Fete Jackson's Solo Years

    September 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT It's hard to find a celebrity who isn't planning to be at Michael Jackson's 30th anniversary concert tonight (Sept. 7) at New York's Madison Square Garden. The first of two heavily hyped concerts (the It's hard to find a celebrity who isn't planning to be at…

  6. Rod Stewart To Tour Into February

    September 06, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Having recently completed a 42-city tour of North America in support of his latest Atlantic album, "Human," Rod Stewart has announced another set of North American dates running through October and No Having recently completed a 42-city tour of North America in support of his latest…

  7. Billboard Bits: Janet, Cypress Hill, Harper, Shaver

    August 31, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Janet, Cypress Hill, Harper, Shaver Following the postponement of two shows and the cancellation of another earlier this week , Janet Jackson has canceled tonight's (Aug. 31) rescheduled concert in Philadelphia because of a nagging respiratory infection. "I greatly regret…

  8. American Hi-Fi Powers Up For Tour

    August 31, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Modern rock quartet American Hi-Fi hits the road tonight (Aug. 31) in Worcester, Mass., to start a long second leg of touring in support of its self-titled Island debut. The group will play two radio Modern rock quartet American Hi-Fi hits the road tonight (Aug. 31) in Worcester, Mass., to…

  9. Billboard Bits: Diamond Rio, M. Jackson, J. Winter

    August 28, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Diamond Rio, M. Jackson, J. Winter Country act Diamond Rio will host its 10th annual the Rio @ Hermitage celebrity golf tournament Sept. 11 in Old Hickory, Tenn., outside of Nashville. Among those slated to take part are fellow country artists Trace Adkins and Larry Stewart, comedian…

  10. Sara Evans Leads CMA Awards Nominees

    August 28, 2001 12:00 AM EDT With nominations in five categories, RCA artist Sara Evans leads the contenders for the 35th annual Country Music Association (CMA) Awards. Other multiple nominees include Brooks & Dunn and Alan J With nominations in five categories, RCA artist Sara Evans leads the contenders for the 35th…

  11. Call You Cowboy

    August 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Few industry archetypes have lost ground the way country music's hat acts have. Few industry archetypes have lost ground the way country music's hat acts have. From outside the mainstream, Brenn Hill seems up to the task of reclaiming and redefining the term: "Your daddy calls…

  12. Gospel Singer Taff Joins Gaither Vocal Band

    August 22, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Russ Taff is joining the Gaither Vocal Band, Billboard Bulletin reports. Taff replaces Mark Lowry, who last month announced his resignation from the award-winning Southern gospel group, which is led b Russ Taff is joining the Gaither Vocal Band, Billboard Bulletin reports. Taff replaces Mark…

  13. Actor Billy Bob Thornton Channels 'Private Radio'

    August 22, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Academy Award winner Billy Bob Thornton has one request: Listen to his Lost Highway debut, "Private Radio," with open ears and an open mind. "I'm not saying you have to like [the record]," he says. "I Academy Award winner Billy Bob Thornton has one request:…

  14. Oysterhead Emerges For Album, Fall Trek

    August 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Oysterhead, the alt-rock supergroup featuring Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio, Primus bassist Les Claypool, and former Police drummer Stewart Copeland, will on Oct. 2 release its Elektra debut album, " Oysterhead, the alt-rock supergroup featuring Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio, Primus…

  15. Deftones, Busta Join Cypress Hill's Smoke Out

    August 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The initial slate of acts for Cypress Hill's fourth annual Smoke Out festival, which this year will play dates outside of Southern California for the first time, includes hard rock act the Deftones, r The initial slate of acts for Cypress Hill's fourth annual Smoke Out festival,…

  16. Outkast, Nelly Top Source Awards Winners

    August 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Hip-hop duo Outkast and newcomer Nelly came out on top at the Source Hip-Hop Music Awards last night (Aug. 20) in Miami Beach, Fla. Outkast snagged best artist of the year by a group and best live per Hip-hop duo Outkast and newcomer Nelly came out on top at the Source Hip-Hop Music Awards…

  17. Hot Product

    August 20, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Previewing new releases from Maxwell, Nathan Larson, Tom McRae, Bill Janovitz, Robbie Fulks, and more. 'Now' Or Never Maxwell is living in the moment. The self-described "perfectionist" reveals that he is learning to stop worrying about the future and trying to enjoy more…

  18. Jewel Putting Finishing Touches On New Album

    August 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Jewel has "completed the recording process" for her upcoming fourth album, tentatively titled "This Way" and scheduled for a Nov. 13 via Atlantic. The singer/songwriter is currently in the "final mixi Jewel has "completed the recording process" for her…

  19. Chart Beat Bonus

    August 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Alicia Keys, Michael Jackson, Alient Ant Farm FLYING SOLO: For the second consecutive week, Alicia Keys is No. 1 on The Billboard Hot 100 with her debut hit, "Fallin'" (J). Keys is the sole writer and producer of the song. The last No. 1 hit to have only one writer and…

  20. Craig David, Fatboy Slim Top Billboard Video Noms

    August 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT With four nominations each, Craig David's "Fill Me In" (Wildstar/Atlantic) and Fatboy Slim's "Weapon of Choice" (Skint/Astralwerks) lead the nominees for the 2001 Billboard Music Video Awards. The awa With four nominations each, Craig David's "Fill Me…

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