1. Ranidu, 'Baila Bounce': First Listen of the Sri Lankan's EDM Beats

    August 19, 2013 5:35 PM EDT Ranidu combines traditional South Asian rhythms with dance music on “Baila Bounce.” Every few years American dance floors are infused with a little South Asian influence when an artist takes something traditional and eastern and blends it with something contemporary and western. Panjabi MC…

  2. 2003 World Music Awards Winners

    October 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Winners of the 2003 World Music Awards, handed out Oct. 12 in Monaco. Below are the winners of the 2003 World Music Awards, handed out Oct. 12 in Monaco. World Awards: Best artist 2003: 50 Cent Best pop female artist: Norah Jones Best pop male artist: 50 Cent Best pop group: t.A.T.u. Best duo…

  3. Hot Product

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: -- Another batch of releases in Epic's ongoing AC/DC reissue campaign: "'74 Jailbreak," "If You Want Blood You've Got It," "Fly on the Wall," "Blow Up Your Video" and …

  4. CHART BEAT BONUS

    May 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on the chart feats of Glen Larson and Stu Phillips (thanks to Panjabi MC), Blue Man Group, Jewel, Wynonna, Snoop Dogg and Nate Dogg, and American Idol Finalists. GOOD KNIGHT: Two names with long histories on Billboard's Hot 100 are back on the chart, thanks to a…

  5. Sean Paul 'Busy' Ousting 50 Cent Single

    May 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Thanks to a major boost in airplay, Sean Paul's "Get Busy" ends the nine-week reign of 50 Cent's "In Da Club" on Billboard's Hot 100. In making the 2-1 jump, Paul earns his first No. 1 on the main sin Thanks to a major boost in airplay, Sean Paul's …

  6. CHART BEAT CHAT

    April 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST Fred Bronson discusses the influence of Indian music, the Dixie Chicks controversy, and songs covered by international artists with readers. SENSING A CONNECTION Fred, Sean Paul blasts his way toward the top of Billboard's Hot 100 with his Diwali-influenced "Get Busy." Diwali…

  7. Three Singles Charts Remain In 50 Cent's 'Club'

    April 03, 2003 12:00 AM EST Cent's "In Da Cub" is standing its ground on Billboard's singles charts, holding onto No. 1 on the Hot 100, the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks chart, and the Hot Rap Tracks tally. Taken f 50 Cent's "In Da Cub" is standing its ground on Billboard…