1. Chart Beat

    August 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Fred discusses Justin Timberlake, the Wreckers and Danity Kane. TIMBERLAND: Justin Timberlake and Timbaland make a potent combination, as they have co-produced and co-written a No. 1 hit on The Billboard Hot 100. It's the second chart-topper for both. Just over six years ago, Timberlake…

  2. This Day in Music

    August 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Songwriter Harold Clayton, who co-wrote the SOS Band hit "Take Your Time (Do It Right)," is killed in a hit-and-run accident in Los Angeles. He is 53.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2004 - Carl Wayne, the former lead…

  3. KILL HANNAH, "Until There's Nothing Left of Us"

    August 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Yep, another brother and sister duo, this time from Sweden, but dealing in an entirely different genre than the Stripes and Furnaces families. KILL HANNAH Until There's Nothing Left of Us Producer: Johnny K Release Date: Aug. 1 Atlantic "Until There's Nothing Left of Us"…

  4. Deerhoof Avoiding The Past On New Album

    August 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Deerhoof is putting the finishing touches on its next album, due Jan. 23 via Kill Rock Stars. Deerhoof is putting the finishing touches on its next album, due Jan. 23 via Kill Rock Stars. The as-yet-untitled set will hit stores just over a year after the release of the acclaimed "The…

  5. Early Bee Gees Albums Expanded For Reissue

    August 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The first three Bee Gees albums to enjoy international release have been expanded and grouped for the six-disc boxed set "The Studio Albums 1967-1968," due Nov. 7 via Reprise. The first three Bee Gees albums to enjoy international release have been expanded and grouped for the six…

  6. This Day in Music

    August 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Graeme "Shirley" Strachan, singer of '70s Australian glam band Skyhooks, dies in a helicopter crash. He is 49.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2005 - Already battling an injured knee, Queens Of The Stone Age frontman…

  7. 35OnTV

    August 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Aug. 28-Sept. 3, 2006. MONDAY, AUG. 28 "Today," NBC Featured Artist(s): Harry Connick Jr "Tavis Smiley," PBS Featured Artist(s): Elvis Costello, Allen Toussaint. "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured Artist(s): Zero 7, Jose…

  8. Rhino Speeds Through 'Hardcore' Soundtrack

    August 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Appropriate to the breakneck pace of the hardcore genre, Rhino has packed 26 songs into its 37-minute soundtrack for the documentary "American Hardcore." Appropriate to the breakneck pace of the hardcore genre, Rhino has packed 26 songs into its 37-minute soundtrack for the…

  9. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    August 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Bob Dylan looks back on "Modern Times," Jessica Simpson comes clean with her "Public Affair," Sam Moore recaptures his soul with a host of superstars and Tego Calderon drops the bling in this week's H A 40th anniversary edition of the Beach Boys' iconic "Pet…

  10. This Day in Music

    August 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1998 - </b>It is announced that Billy Joel has postponed the fall leg of his current world tour due to recurring throat problems.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 1999 - Joe Thomas, co-producer of Brian Wilson's 1998 album "…

  11. Forever Young

    August 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT When MTV: Music Television debuted on Aug. 1, 1981, many media experts felt it was doomed from the start. It was an experimental format trying to get established on an experimental platform -- cable T When MTV: Music Television debuted on Aug. 1, 1981, many media experts felt it was doomed…

  12. Lawsuit Filed In Fatal Proof Shooting

    August 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The family of Army veteran Keith Bender has filed a lawsuit against the estate of rapper Proof, who authorities say shot Bender before being killed by another man. The family of Army veteran Keith Bender has filed a lawsuit against the estate of rapper Proof, who authorities say shot Bender…

  13. RZA, Common Join T.I. In 'American Gangster'

    August 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Rappers RZA and Common have joined fellow artist T.I. in the cast of "American Gangster," a 1970s crime drama starring Russell Crowe and Denzel Washington. Rappers RZA and Common have joined fellow artist T.I. in the cast of "American Gangster," a 1970s crime drama…

  14. This Day in Music

    August 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1999 - </b>Blues Traveler bassist Bobby Sheehan is found dead in bed at his New Orleans home. Sheehan, who had recently begun work on a solo project, is 31.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2003 - The Occupational Safety and Health…

  15. Lyle Lovett Axes U.K. Tour

    August 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT A planned U.K. tour by singer/songwriter Lyle Lovett in October, which would have contributed to a major international comeback after a three-year lull, has been canceled. A planned U.K. tour by singer/songwriter Lyle Lovett in October, which would have contributed to a major international…

  16. This Day in Music

    August 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1998 - </b>Grammy Award-winning gospel singer Sandra Crouch is ordained as pastor of her church, despite a ban on woman ministers by the Church of God in Christ. The singer is ordained by her broth 2005 - Alfred G. Aronowitz, a pioneering rock journalist, dies of cancer in…

  17. Pretty Good 'Year'

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT After repeated run-ins with the law and a switch from Def Jam to Sony Urban, veteran rapper DMX returns this week with his latest album, "Year of the Dog ... Again." After repeated run-ins with the law and a switch from Def Jam to Sony Urban, veteran rapper DMX returns this week…

  18. New Probe Launches Into B.I.G. Death

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Six veteran homicide detectives are leading a new police task force investigating the unsolved 1997 killing of Notorious B.I.G. The new probe comes in the face of a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the Six veteran homicide detectives are leading a new police task force investigating the…

  19. Obie Trice Resurfaces With Sophomore Album

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Originally due May 30, Obie Trice's sophomore album, "Second Round's on Me," will now arrive Aug. 15 via Eminem's Shady Records imprint. Originally due May 30, Obie Trice's sophomore album, "Second Round's on Me," will now arrive Aug. 15 via Eminem…

  20. Billboard Bits: Robyn Hitchcock, John Anderson, Tapes 'N Tapes

    July 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Singer/songwriter Robyn Hitchcock gets an assist from R.E.M./Minus 5 principals Peter Buck, Scott McCaughey and Bill Rieflin on his new album, "Ole! Tarantula." Singer/songwriter Robyn Hitchcock gets an assist from R.E.M./Minus 5 principals Peter Buck, Scott McCaughey and Bill…

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