1. Chart Beat Chat: The Hot 100, Hot Country Songs, AC/DC

    October 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Fred and his readers discuss songs that return to No. 1 on the Hot 100, African-American artists on the country chart, AC/DC and more! THEY'RE BAAAAACK! Dear Fred, T.I.'s "Whatever You Like" is the third song this calendar year to return to the top of The Billboard Hot 100…

  2. Manson Balancing Acting With Solo Work

    September 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Garbage's Shirley Manson will return to the recording studio next month to lay down solo material she's been working on for the past several months. Garbage's Shirley Manson will return to the recording studio next month to lay down solo material she's been working on for…

  3. Ask Billboard: Robin Sparkles, Garbage, Alkaline Trio, Bayside

    August 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Keith and his readers discuss Robin Sparkles, Garbage, Alkaline Trio, Bayside and more! Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Keith Caulfield at askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if…

  4. This Day in Music

    July 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Mariah Carey checks herself into an undisclosed hospital, suffering from "extreme exhaustion." She also pulls out of "MTV20: Live and Almost Legal," the anniversary event she was due to headlin 2001 - Mariah Carey checks herself into an undisclosed hospital,…

  5. Nine Inch Nails Reshuffles Touring Lineup

    June 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Nine Inch Nails has reshuffled its new touring lineup announced in early April, with bassist Justin Meldal-Johnsen (Beck, Garbage) replacing Rich Fownes. Nine Inch Nails has reshuffled its new touring lineup announced in early April, with bassist Justin Meldal-Johnsen (Beck, Garbage)…

  6. Shirley Manson Heads To TV's 'Terminator'

    May 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Garbage lead singer Shirley Manson is venturing into acting in a big way with a regular role next season on Fox's "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles." Garbage lead singer Shirley Manson is venturing into acting in a big way with a regular role next season on Fox's …

  7. Bob Dylan Wins Honorary Pulitzer Prize

    April 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Thanks to Bob Dylan, rock'n'roll has finally broken through the Pulitzer wall. Thanks to Bob Dylan, rock'n'roll has finally broken through the Pulitzer wall. Dylan, the most acclaimed and influential songwriter of the past half century, who more than anyone brought rock…

  8. Sons & Daughters

    March 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The party is pretty terrible, there's about a thousand folk in a two-room suite and it looks like all those bullshit photoshoots from Vice Magazine. Hi there, we are Sons & Daughters, aka the Crown Jewels of Scotland, and we have been asked to keep a journal of our tour here in the…

  9. Diddy Denies L.A. Times' Tupac Story

    March 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Sean "Diddy" Combs has denied a report by the Los Angeles Times that his associates were responsible for the 1994 robbery and shooting of Tupac Shakur at a New York recording studio, and that he knew Sean "Diddy" Combs has denied a report by the Los Angeles Times that his…

  10. Jane's Addiction's Avery Preps Solo Debut

    December 14, 2007 12:00 AM EST Eric Avery, whose bass parts were a signature element of Jane's Addiction's early classics, will release his solo debut this spring. Eric Avery, whose bass parts were a signature element of Jane's Addiction's early classics, will release his solo debut this spring. "…

  11. New Order, Ladytron, Faint On NIN Remix Album

    October 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As tipped here earlier this week, Nine Inch Nails' "Year Zero" has been remixed track-by-track for "Y34RZ3R0R3MIX3D," due Nov. 20 via Interscope. As tipped here earlier this week, Nine Inch Nails' "Year Zero" has been remixed track-by-track for "…

  12. Timbaland Unseats Rihanna On U.K. Singles Chart

    July 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Timbaland's "The Way I Are" (Interscope) featuring Keri Hilson ended Rihanna's epic run at the top of the U.K. singles chart yesterday (July 29), outselling Kate Nash's "Foundations" (Fiction/Polydor) Timbaland's "The Way I Are" (Interscope)…

  13. Big Business

    July 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT I plan on digging popcorn out of every crevice of my drumset for the next ten years or so. Reading, Pennsylvania After the show our van decided not to start. It does this from time to time. It usually goes something like this: 1. Van won't start. 2. After taking off the engine cover and…

  14. This Day in Music

    July 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Mariah Carey checks herself into an undisclosed hospital, suffering from "extreme exhaustion." She also pulls out of "MTV20: Live and Almost Legal," the anniversary event she was due to headlin 2001 - Mariah Carey checks herself into an undisclosed hospital,…

  15. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    July 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Prince stirs up controversy with his rock- and soul-flavored new album, UNKLE starts fresh with a new label and some powerhouse collaborators and the Flaming Lips head home for a rip-roaring live DVD, Canadian rock act Sum 41's "Underclass Hero" (Island). Sibling duo Tegan &…

  16. Garbage Eyeing Mid-2008 To Start New Album

    July 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In the wake of the new "Absolute Garbage" collection, the members of Garbage are eyeballing mid-2008 to begin making their fifth album. In the wake of the new "Absolute Garbage" collection, the members of Garbage are eyeballing mid-2008 to begin making their fifth album. …

  17. Wilco, Widespread Panic, White Stripes Close Bonnaroo

    June 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Wilco, Widespread Panic and the White Stripes helped close Bonnaroo in grand fashion on Sunday (June 17) in Manchester, Tenn., a day which was marred by jazz legend Ornette Coleman's on-stage collapse Wilco, Widespread Panic and the White Stripes helped close Bonnaroo in grand fashion on…

  18. Ask Billboard

    June 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Keith and his readers discuss Garbage, women in country music, iTunes exclusives and more! COUNTRY WOMEN Hey Keith, I was just looking at this week's Top Country Albums chart and was surprised about the number of female artists on this list. Do you remember a time when this has happened…

  19. New Garbage Song Enriches CD/DVD Compilation

    May 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A newly recorded Garbage single, "Tell Me Where It Hurts," will be included on an upcoming best-of collection, "Absolute Garbage." A newly recorded Garbage single, "Tell Me Where It Hurts," will be included on an upcoming best-of collection, "Absolute…

  20. 18OnTV

    April 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for April 30 - May 6, 2007. MONDAY, APRIL 30 "Stereophonics: Language. Sex. Violence. Other?," STARZ! Cinema Featured Artist(s): Stereophonics. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist(s): Kirsten Dunst, Rob Magnotti, Dinosaur Jr.…

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