1. Star Kitty's Revenge

    March 23, 2002 12:00 AM EST It sure has been an interesting journey for funky neo-soul sister Joi, whose most recent stint was as a member of Lucy Pearl. It sure has been an interesting journey for funky neo-soul sister Joi, whose most recent stint was as a member of Lucy Pearl. Nine years ago, the Atlanta-residing…

  2. Puddle Of Mudd Singer Arrested In California

    March 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Wes Scantlin, lead singer of modern rock act Puddle Of Mudd, was arrested yesterday (March 10) for allegedly fighting with his fiancee. Scantlin, 29, of Kansas City, Mo., and Michelle Rubin, 31, of Lo Wes Scantlin, lead singer of modern rock act Puddle Of Mudd, was arrested yesterday (March…

  3. Top Hip-Hop Acts Look To 'Beyond' Festival

    February 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST Rappers Snoop Dogg, Outkast, and Busta Rhymes have all signed on to perform during the inaugural Beyond 2002 Super Festival. Scheduled for April 12-14 in Miami's Bicentennial Park, the event will feat Rappers Snoop Dogg, Outkast, and Busta Rhymes have all signed on to perform during the…

  4. Stephen, Julian Marley In Florida Pot Bust

    February 14, 2002 12:00 AM EST Two sons of the late reggae star Bob Marley have been arrested in north Florida after officers found marijuana in their car. Julian Marley, 26, and Stephen Marley, 29, also reggae musicians, each were Two sons of the late reggae star Bob Marley have been arrested in north Florida after…

  5. Moscow Symphony Orchestra/William Stromberg

    December 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST Marco Polo's series dedicated to rejuvenating long-neglected film scores continues with another fine disc devoted to the work of one of the greatest film composers, Bernard Herrmann. Marco Polo's series dedicated to rejuvenating long-neglected film scores continues with another fine…

  6. Springsteen Sets Holiday Benefit Concert Series

    November 20, 2001 12:00 AM EST Bruce Springsteen will once again host a series of holiday benefit shows at Convention Hall in Asbury Park, N.J. The five concerts, set for Dec. 3-4 and 6-8, will feature the Max Weinberg 7 from "Late Bruce Springsteen will once again host a series of holiday benefit shows at Convention…

  7. Billboard Bits: Alicia Keys, Angie Stone, Sun Records

    November 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST Stories on Alicia Keys, Angie Stone, and a Sun Records tribute concert. Alicia Keys is the latest performer to sign on for the 2001 Billboard Music Awards. Keys joins previously announced performers 'N Sync, Tim McGraw, and Shaggy on the bill at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas…

  8. Billboard Bits: Madonna, Badly Drawn Boy, Smooth Jazz Benefit

    November 07, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on Madonna, Badly Drawn Boy, Smooth Jazz Benefit Madonna will preside over a Dec. 9 London ceremony to award the prestigious Turner Prize for contemporary art. Four British artists have made the shortlist for the $30,000 prize, competition for which is open to native artists under 50 who…

  9. Snoop Dogg Fights Drug Charges

    November 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST A lawyer for rapper/actor Snoop Dogg (real name: Calvin Broadus) appeared in an Oberlin, Ohio, court on Tuesday to plead innocent on behalf of his client, who was hit with drug charges after a traffic A lawyer for rapper/actor Snoop Dogg (real name: Calvin Broadus) appeared in an Oberlin,…

  10. Canadian Amp

    October 27, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Vancouver's Neko Case is so persuasive on "In California," a melancholy story of an ambitious artist's bout with culture shock upon moving to Los Angeles, that it's sort of disappointing to learn that Vancouver's Neko Case is so persuasive on "In California,…

  11. MTV's 'TRL' Gets Into The Holiday Spirit

    October 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT For some time now, MTV's daily viewer-programmed show "Total Request Live" (TRL) has been the barometer of who's hot at this very moment. With the holiday season fast approaching, the show has pulled For some time now, MTV's daily viewer-programmed show "Total…

  12. Benefit Update: Beasties, NYC, Country Freedom

    October 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The Beastie Boys have added a second night to their New Yorkers Against Violence benefit concert, to be held Oct. 29 at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom. While the veteran hip-hop trio and Pakistani vo The Beastie Boys have added a second night to their New Yorkers Against Violence…

  13. Snoop Dogg Charged With Pot Possession

    October 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Snoop Dogg (real name: Calvin Broadus) was charged with marijuana possession yesterday (Oct. 17) in Amherst, Ohio, after officers stopped two of his tour buses for speeding and found several ba Rapper Snoop Dogg (real name: Calvin Broadus) was charged with marijuana possession…

  14. Comcast To Air Benefit Featuring Springsteen, Bon Jovi

    October 15, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The Alliance of Neighbors benefit concert featuring Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Phoebe Snow, and Joan Jett will be broadcast live Friday (Oct. 19) via Philadelphia-based cable television provider The Alliance of Neighbors benefit concert featuring Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Phoebe…

  15. Eminem's Divorce Finalized

    October 11, 2001 12:00 AM EDT After months of wrangling over child support, rapper Eminem's (real name: Marshall Bruce Mathers III) divorce became official on Friday. Mathers, 28, and his ex-wife, Kim Mathers, 26, will share custo After months of wrangling over child support, rapper Eminem's (real name: Marshall…

  16. More Superstars Confirmed For 'Concert for New York'

    October 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Veteran rock artists Eric Clapton, Mick Jagger, and Billy Joel are among those newly confirmed to participate in the Concert for New York, set for Oct. 20 at New York's Madison Square Garden. Latin su Veteran rock artists Eric Clapton, Mick Jagger, and Billy Joel are among those newly…

  17. Charges Against P. Diddy Dismissed

    September 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Sean "P. Diddy" Combs' traffic stop on South Beach's Ocean Drive during Easter weekend won't cost him any more than the bills from his two lawyers. Combs' legal team won dismissal today (Sept. 5) of a Sean "P. Diddy" Combs' traffic stop on South…

  18. Melee Erupts At System Of A Down Show

    September 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT A free concert intended to be a gift from hard rock act System Of A Down to its fans yesterday (Sept. 3) in Los Angeles turned into a stage-swarming, speaker-tossing melee that resulted in six arrests A free concert intended to be a gift from hard rock act System Of A Down to its fans…

  19. Our Lady Peace Tops MuchMusic Nominations

    August 28, 2001 12:00 AM EDT With eight nods, Our Lady Peace leads the nominations for the 2001 MuchMusic Video Awards, Billboard Bulletin reports. The Canadian rock group's "In Repair" video garnered nominations for best video, With eight nods, Our Lady Peace leads the nominations for the 2001 MuchMusic…

  20. The Very Best of Phoebe Snow

    August 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT With her one-of-a-kind contralto, singer/ songwriter/guitarist Pheobe Snow revels in a mellifluous mix of R&B, jazz, pop, and folk. With her one-of-a-kind contralto, singer/ songwriter/guitarist Pheobe Snow revels in a mellifluous mix of R&B, jazz, pop, and folk. This set is the…

Pages