1. Sophomore Jump

    May 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Maroon 5 sure knows how to make an entrance. Or in this case, a re-entrance. More than two years after its last single appeared, the band has returned with an out-of-the-gate smash, "Makes Me Wonder," Maroon 5 sure knows how to make an entrance. Or in this case, a re-entrance. More…

  2. Chart Beat Chat

    June 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Fred discusses Diana Ross, the Taylor siblings, charting "American Idols," the Latin charts and Anna Nalick. BLUER THAN 'BLUE' Dear Fred, Many [people] are taking issue with Diana Ross being shut out of The Billboard 200 album chart and being relegated to the Billboard…

  3. On TV

    January 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Jan. 30-Feb. 5, 2005. MONDAY, JAN. 30 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Leif Garrett (also scheduled: Mark DiCarlo, Garrett's mother Carolyn Stellar). "The View," ABC Featured artist(s): Barry Manilow (also scheduled: Rosie…

  4. Shania, Phair Rock 'Housewives' Soundtrack

    August 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The new Shania Twain single "Shoes" will lead the album "Music From and Inspired by Desperate Housewives," due Sept. 20 via Hollywood. The new Shania Twain single "Shoes" will lead the album "Music From and Inspired by Desperate Housewives," due Sept.…

  5. Blind Melon Revisited On Hits/Live Sets

    July 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rock act Blind Melon will be the subject of a "Best of" CD and a live DVD this fall via Capitol/EMI Music Catalog Marketing, and will also issue a previously unreleased concert recording to digital do Rock act Blind Melon will be the subject of a "Best of" CD and a live…

  6. Matchbox's Thomas Tops Billboard 200

    April 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rob Thomas makes Billboard 200 history this week as the first male artist from a pop or rock group to bow at No. 1 with his debut solo effort since the chart's realization in 1955. The matchbox twenty Rob Thomas makes Billboard 200 history this week as the first male artist from a pop or…

  7. 18TunesOnTV

    April 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for April 25-May 1, 2005. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, APRIL 25 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist: John Legend (also scheduled: Felicity Huffman, Maria & Maya Rodale). "Today," NBC Featured artist: Bruce…

  8. Hot Product

    April 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Ana Nalick 'Day' Ditty More than a year in the making, the bravely emotional "Wreck of the Day" by Columbia newcomer Anna Nalick hits stores this week. The 21-year-old has steadily toured since the album's completion, holding her own alongside such artists as Gavin…

  9. South By Southwest Diary: March 17

    March 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST Billboard staffers criss-cross Austin, Texas' South by Southwest music festival in search of old favorites and new discoveries. In the second installment of a daily diary, Barry A. Jeckell, Todd Marte South By Southwest Diary: March 17 Austin, Texas' annual South by Southwest (SXSW)…

  10. Hot Product

    January 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: The fourth studio album from Bloomington, Ind.-based rock act Early Day Miners, "All Harm Ends Here" (Secretly Canadian). Singer/songwriter Anna Nalick's "Wreck of the Day" (Columbia). A host of…