1. This Day in Music

    August 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>1999 - </b>A record-setting 15-show stand by Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band at Continental Airlines Arena in East Rutherford, N.J., comes to a close after grossing about $19 million. 1999 - A record-setting 15-show stand by Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band…

  2. Cantrell, Williams Rule U.K. Charts

    August 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Blu Cantrell topped the U.K. singles chart for a second week while Robbie Williams returned to the No. 1 berth on the album survey. Cantrell's "Breathe" featuring Sean Paul (Arista) withstood the chal Blu Cantrell topped the U.K. singles chart for a second week while Robbie…

  3. Bow Wow Unleashed

    August 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. As if the everyday stress of adolescence isn't enough, imagine going through it in the public eye. That's the challenge that faces Bow Wow. Formerly known as Lil' Bow Wow, the 16-year-old Cleveland native tackles issues that affect…

  4. Ask Billboard

    August 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about the Coral, "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" and the Rolling Stones. CORAL-ATION Keith, Was the Coral's self-titled debut album released in the U.S.? If so, how many copies has it sold? John Boylan Herts, England Hi John, The…

  5. Matthews Gives 'Devil' Its Due

    August 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Dave Matthews has finalized the track list for his highly anticipated solo debut, "Some Devil." As first reported here, the album is due Sept. 23 from RCA. Thirteen tracks are featured, including "Gra Dave Matthews has finalized the track list for his highly anticipated solo…

  6. Dead's 'Very Best' Due Next Month

    August 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Rhino is prepping a set of career-spanning highlights of the Grateful Dead's three decades. Due Sept. 16, "The Very Best of the Grateful Dead" will feature songs the band recorded for Warner Bros., Ar Rhino is prepping a set of career-spanning highlights of the Grateful Dead&…

  7. Novoselic Quits Music Business, Eyes Politics

    August 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic says he has "quit" the music industry. Former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic says he has "quit" the music industry. The news comes in a letter to fans on the official Web site of Eyes Adrift, Novoselic's most recent musical…

  8. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    August 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Aug. 4-10, 2003. As we get into the dog days of summer, life slows down a bit. The same generally goes for television, which used to mean only reruns, but now means seasonal reality shows. Still, within the hazy, heat…

  9. Tunes On TV

    August 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Aug. 4-10, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, AUG. 4 "Live With Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Junior Senior (also scheduled: Seann William Scott, Roseanne). "106 & Park," BET Featured Artists:…

  10. Rimes, 3EB To Delight Ben & Jerry's Fest

    August 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT LeAnn Rimes, Third Eye Blind and Tracy Chapman are among the artists who will perform during the two-day Ben & Jerry's and Rock the Vote One World One Heart Festival. This year's event is set for LeAnn Rimes, Third Eye Blind and Tracy Chapman are among the artists who will…

  11. Update: Belle & Sebastian's New 'Catastrophe'

    August 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Scottish rock ensemble Belle & Sebastian will release a new studio album, "Dear Catastrophe Waitress," Oct. 7 via.. Updating a story first posted here Friday (Aug. 1), Scottish rock ensemble Belle & Sebastian will release a new studio album, "Dear Catastrophe Waitress,…

  12. 'Idol' Eyes Hawaii, Ruben Sues Clothing Co.

    August 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT "American Idol" is coming to Hawaii this fall, according to the Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau. "American Idol" is coming to Hawaii this fall, according to the Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau. "We felt that having Hawaii involved in a prime-time…

  13. This Day in Music

    August 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>Conductor-composer Andre Previn, 72, and violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter, 39, are married. It is Previn's third marriage and Mutter's second. 2002 - Conductor-composer Andre Previn, 72, and violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter, 39, are married. It is Previn's…

  14. 'Crazy' Beyoncé Stops Chingy 'Right Thurr'

    July 31, 2003 12:00 AM EDT A surge in airplay sends Chingy's "Right Thurr" further up Billboard's Hot 100, but its quest for No. 1 remains thwarted by Beyoncé's "Crazy in Love" featuring Jay-Z. "Crazy in Love" continues it A surge in airplay sends Chingy's "Right…

  15. Cypress Hill Gets Busy On New Album

    July 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Cypress Hill is eyeing a fall release date for their first Columbia album since 2001's "Stone Raiders." Cypress Hill is eyeing a fall release date for their first Columbia album since 2001's "Stone Raiders." Taking a quick break from the studio, the group is out…

  16. French Star Cantat Eyed In Assault Case

    July 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT French singer Bertrand Cantat, frontman of rock band Noir Desir, has been named as a suspect following an injury to his partner, actress Marie Trintignant, while she was filming in Vilnius, Latvia. French singer Bertrand Cantat, frontman of rock band Noir Desir, has been named as a suspect…

  17. Britney, Blige To Rock NFL Kick-Off

    July 28, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Britney Spears and Mary J. Blige are on board for a Sept. 4 free concert at the National Mall in Washington, D.C., to kick off the 2003 National Football League season, Billboard.com has learned. Orga Britney Spears and Mary J. Blige are on board for a Sept. 4 free concert at the National…

  18. Pearl Jam Eyes More Live Releases

    July 28, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Pearl Jam recently wrapped its Riot Act world tour, but a host of live releases are on tap for the coming months. Pearl Jam recently wrapped its Riot Act world tour, but a host of live releases are on tap for the coming months. On Sept. 16, the band will release complete concerts from July 8…

  19. Live at the Roxy

    July 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Bob Marley's myth has become so huge since his death 22 years ago that it's hard to imagine seeing such an enormous musical and cultural figure in this tiny Sunset Strip club. Bob Marley's myth has become so huge since his death 22 years ago that it's hard to imagine…

  20. Shortlist Eyeing TV, Tour, CD Tie-Ins

    July 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The 2003 Shortlist Music Prize will be awarded Oct. 16 at Los Angeles' Wiltern Theater, Billboard reports in the Aug. 2 issue. Among this year's 20 listmakers are Dave Matthews, Tori Amos, Tom Waits, The 2003 Shortlist Music Prize will be awarded Oct. 16 at Los Angeles' Wiltern…

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