1. Top Rappers Crowd 'Waist Deep' Soundtrack

    June 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The soundtrack to the action thriller "Waist Deep," starring R&B singer Tyrese Gibson and rapper the Game, will be issued June 13 via Def Jam. The soundtrack to the action thriller "Waist Deep," starring R&B singer Tyrese Gibson and rapper the Game, will be issued…

  2. This Day in Music

    October 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>1997 - </b>On stage at the Grand Ole Opry, Vince Gill honors his late friend and influence, John Denver. Gill plays "Take Me Home, Country Roads," and invites the audience to sing along.<br clear=" 2004 - Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger and Eurythmics co…

  3. Withers In No Hurry To Make New Album

    October 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT "You don't know how frigging good you are. Just be yourself and sing." That is the advice rock icon Graham Nash offered 34 years ago to a nervous Bill Withers. The occasion? The recording of Withers' "You don't know how frigging good you are. Just be yourself and…

  4. Jagger, Stewart, Shore Nab Musical Globes

    January 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST Mick Jagger, Dave Stewart and Howard Shore won in the musical categories at the 62nd annual Golden Globes awards, held Sunday (Jan. 16) at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., and broadcast li Mick Jagger, Dave Stewart and Howard Shore won in the musical categories at the 62nd annual…

  5. Foxx, Spacey Earn Musical Globe Nominations

    December 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Jamie Foxx and Kevin Spacey are among the actors garnering music-related nominations for the Golden Globe awards, to be handed out Jan. 16. Jamie Foxx and Kevin Spacey are among the actors garnering music-related nominations for the Golden Globe awards, to be handed out Jan. 16 in Los Angeles…

  6. Alfie—Music From the Motion Picture

    November 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST The pairing of Mick Jagger and Dave Stewart (who wrote, performed and produced this soundtrack) lends an ideal accompaniment to the remake of the 1966 film "Alfie," the story of a carefree womanizer f The pairing of Mick Jagger and Dave Stewart (who wrote, performed and produced…

  7. Kenny G Takes 'Duets' Route

    October 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Kenny G is the latest artist to turn to a wealth of fellow recording artists for an album of collaborations. Kenny G is the latest artist to turn to a wealth of fellow recording artists for an album of collaborations. Due Nov. 23 via Arista, "At Last... The Duets Album" features the…

  8. Hot Product

    October 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: A double-disc retrospective from singer/songwriter John Mellencamp, "Words & Music" (Island). A new best-of from country act Brooks & Dunn, "Greatest Hits Collection 2" (Arista Nashville). A new…

  9. Jagger, Stewart, Stone Revisit 'Alfie'

    September 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger and Eurythmics co-founder Dave Stewart are the lead performers on the "Alfie" soundtrack, due Oct. 19 via Virgin. Jagger sings lead on about one-third of the songs, Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger and Eurythmics co-founder Dave Stewart are the…

  10. Riot on an Empty Street

    August 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Offering up one of the prettiest albums of the year, Norwegian folk-pop duo Kings of Convenience dabbles in everything from Simon & Garfunkel-style harmonizing ("Homesick") to acoustic disco ("I'd Offering up one of the prettiest albums of the year, Norwegian folk-pop…

  11. Hot Product

    July 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Kings Of Convenience 'Quiet' Riot European rock duo Kings Of Convenience releases its third album, "Riot on an Empty Street," this week via Astralwerks. The set finds group members Erlend Oye and Eirik Glambek Boe expanding on the quiet, acoustic framework of past releases…

  12. Hot Product

    November 09, 2003 12:00 AM EST Bacharach/Isley The Burt And Ron Show As a huge fan, Burt Bacharach would understandably be excited about "Here I Am -- Ronald Isley Sings Burt Bacharach," which DreamWorks releases this week. But the disc, which Bacharach produced, arranged and conducted, also gave him the…

  13. Bacharach, Isley Team For Album

    September 10, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Isley Brothers principal Ronald Isley has linked with legendary songwriter/producer Burt Bacharach for an as-yet-untitled album, due Nov. 11 from DreamWorks. Two new compositions grace the set, which Isley Brothers principal Ronald Isley has linked with legendary songwriter/producer Burt…

  14. Stars, Skaters Salute Burt Bacharach

    July 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Aretha Franklin, Michael McDonald and James Ingram are set to perform on the two-hour NBC-TV special "McCormick Presents Burt Bacharach Tribute on Ice," which will air Dec. 20 at 4 p.m. ET/PT. Bachara Aretha Franklin, Michael McDonald and James Ingram are set to perform on the two…

  15. Love Blames 'Potty Mouth' For Arrest

    February 05, 2003 12:00 AM EST Musician/actress Courtney Love blamed her "potty mouth" after British police arrested her for verbally abusing cabin staff on a trans-Atlantic flight. Musician/actress Courtney Love blamed her "potty mouth" after British police arrested her for verbally abusing cabin staff…

  16. Courtney Love Arrested At London Airport

    February 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST Former Hole frontwoman Courtney Love was arrested today (Feb. 4) as she arrived at London's Heathrow airport on a trans-Atlantic flight. Love had been "verbally abusive" to cabin crew during a Virgin Former Hole frontwoman Courtney Love was arrested today (Feb. 4) as she…

  17. Billboard Bits: Coolio/Outkast, Blades, 'La Boheme'

    October 18, 2002 12:00 AM EDT News on Coolio/Outkast, Blades, 'La Boheme' Hip-hop stars Coolio and Outkast have signed on to star in a low-budget direct-to-video movie financed by National Lampoon, Image Entertainment, and Broadway Entertainment. "National Lampoon's Hip-Hop Party" will be released…

  18. 'Austin Powers' Soundtrack Shines With Stars

    June 28, 2002 12:00 AM EDT For the soundtrack to the third Austin Powers movie, "Goldmember," due July 16, Maverick Records is recreating the series' '70s-meets-the present vibe with songs from classic artists of yesteryear (Ro For the soundtrack to the third Austin Powers movie, "Goldmember,…

  19. Billboard Bits: Harry Chapin, Jimmy Buffett, Olsen Twins

    June 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT News on Harry Chapin, Jimmy Buffett, Olsen Twins Late singer/songwriter Harry Chapin will be the subject of an upcoming concert DVD, "Rockpalast Live," due Aug. 20 from Pioneer Entertainment. The show was taped in Germany in April 1977 and features such perennial favorites as "…

  20. Buck Denies Drunkenness Accusations

    March 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck denied prosecutors' suggestions that he lied about taking a sleeping pill on a trans-Atlantic flight to avoid accusations of drunkenness after his alleged rampage on the pl R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck denied prosecutors' suggestions that he lied about…

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