1. Tunes On TV

    September 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music on television for the week of September 24- 30. MONDAY, Sept. 24 "Today," NBC Featured Artist(s): Jamie Foxx, Tony Bennett, Chris Botti. "Larry King Live," CNN Featured Artist(s): Reba McEntire, Kelly Clarkson, Faith Hill, Britney Spears, Kevin Federline. "The…

  2. Ask Billboard

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Keith and his readers discuss Pink, the Dixie Chicks and the upcoming Nov. 13 album release face-off. 'DEAD' THE UNDEAD Hello Keith, First off, I love your column and I read it every week. Secondly, I have two questions about Pink. My first question is: Since she is having a…

  3. Rarities-Packed Film Traces The Who's 'Journey'

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Never-before-seen concert and archival footage is at the center of "Amazing Journey: The Story of the Who" and its companion film "Six Quick Ones," due Nov. 6 on DVD via Universal Studios Home Enterta Never-before-seen concert and archival footage is at the center of "…

  4. New Prodigy Song Set For 'Project Gotham Racing 4'

    September 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Veteran electro/rock outfit the Prodigy has penned a new song, "Shadow," for use in the eagerly anticipated exclusive Xbox 360 "Project Gotham Racing 4" (PGR4) game, in stores Oct. 2. Veteran electro/rock outfit the Prodigy has penned a new song, "Shadow," for…

  5. Chart Beat

    September 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Fred discusses Kanye West, Pink, Dolly Parton, Alicia Keys And More! KANYE, 50 CENT AND KENNY: The big news this week is the number of albums sold by the top three debuts on The Billboard 200. But since those sales figures are covered in other Billboard columns, let's focus here on the…

  6. The Shins Head Nominees For mtvU Woodies

    September 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With three nominations, the Shins lead the pack for the 2007 mtvU Woodie Awards. The group is up for Woodie of the year, the alumni Woodie and the viral Woodie honors. Modest Mouse, Gym Class Heroes, With three nominations, the Shins lead the pack for the 2007 mtvU Woodie Awards. The group is…

  7. (What Does It Matter If) She's A Lady

    September 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT I originally set out to write this column "celebrating" some incredible female artists. Then I thought of touting artists who just happened to be female. Then I wasn't going to highlight gender at all I originally set out to write this column "celebrating" some…

  8. Prince To Sue YouTube, eBay Over Unauthorized Content

    September 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Prince plans to sue YouTube and eBay for unauthorized use of his music in a bid to "reclaim his art on the Internet." "YouTube ... are clearly able (to) filter porn and pedophile material but appear t Prince plans to sue YouTube and other major Web sites for unauthorized use of…

  9. The Cure Reschedules North American Tour

    September 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Along the way, the Cure will visit Kansas City, Mo., Phoenix, Austin, Texas, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and Cleveland, which were not on the original itinerary. In addition, because Seattle's Key Arena was The Cure has rescheduled its fall North American tour for next spring and has added…

  10. Soulja Boy Remains No. 1 Amid Static Top Four

    September 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Soulja Boy's breakout single "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" begins a second week atop the Billboard Hot 100, and the three subsequent tracks hold their same positions from last week. Kanye West's "Stronger Soulja Boy's breakout single "Crank That (Soulja Boy)…

  11. Rush / Sept. 8, 2007 / Tinley Park, Ill. (First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre)

    September 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Rush favors odd time signatures, tricky solos and pretentious lyrics, but for the better part of the past three decades, the venerable Canadian groups' relationship to prog has been tangential at best Rush favors odd time signatures, tricky solos and pretentious lyrics, but for the…

  12. Metric Looks On The Bright Side On New Album

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Metric is well on its way towards its next album -- but still has a long way to go, according to guitarist Jimmy Shaw. Metric is well on its way towards its next album -- but still has a long way to go, according to guitarist Jimmy Shaw. Shaw tells Billboard.com that the Canadian quartet is …

  13. Timberlake, Rihanna Take Top MTV VMA Honors

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Justin Timberlake and Rihanna each took home two major awards at the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards last night (Sept. 9) at Las Vegas' Palms Casino Resort. Timberlake won the first "Quadruple Threat" tro Justin Timberlake and Rihanna each took home two major awards at the 2007 MTV…

  14. This Day in Music

    September 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Paul Simon, Rod Stewart and the Dixie Chicks are among the artists that perform during a live telethon, "Shelter From the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast." 2005 - U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Paul Simon, Rod Stewart and the Dixie Chicks…

  15. Osbourne, Zombie Scare Up Joint Fall Tour

    September 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Ozzy Osbourne and Rob Zombie will join forces for a North American fall tour, beginning Oct. 18 at the Key Arena in Seattle and wrapping Jan. 24, 2008, at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. Ozzy Osbourne and Rob Zombie will join forces for a North American fall tour, beginning Oct. 18 at…

  16. Soulja Boy 'Cranks' Hot 100 No. 1 With Debut Single

    September 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Seventeen-year-old rapper/producer Soulja Boy races to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with his debut single, "Crank That (Soulja Boy)." The track jumps from No. 2 thanks to sales of 144,000 digital do Seventeen-year-old rapper/producer Soulja Boy races to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot…

  17. New Rick Ross Album Coming, But Not On Def Jam

    September 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Miami rapper Rick Ross is about to release a new album, "Rise to Power," but it's not via his current label homes, Def Jam and Slip-N-Slide. Instead, the album of refreshed early material is dropping Miami rapper Rick Ross is about to release a new album, "Rise to Power,…

  18. Tunes On TV

    September 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music on television for the week of September 3 - 9. MONDAY, Sept. 3 "The Daily Habit," FUEL Featured artist(s): The Cribs. "Justin Timberlake: FutureSex / LoveShow," HBO Featured artist(s): Justin Timberlake. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured…

  19. Fergie Scores Third Solo No. 1 On Hot 100

    August 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Fergie scores her third No. 1 hit from her solo album "The Dutchess" this week as "Big Girls Don't Cry" inches up 2-1 on the Billboard Hot 100. She thus becomes the first female artist with three No. Fergie scores her third No. 1 hit from her solo album "The…

  20. Lead Phil Spector Lawyer Leaves Case

    August 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Phil Spector's often-absent lead lawyer, Bruce Cutler, announced today (Aug. 27) that he is leaving the music producer's murder case because of "a difference of opinion between Mr. Spector and me on s Phil Spector's often-absent lead lawyer, Bruce Cutler, announced today …

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