1. Report: Universal Music Group Slaps Monster With Beastie Boys Lawsuit

    September 25, 2014 2:09 PM EDT Reuters is reporting that a pair of Universal Music Group units are suing Monster Beverage Corp. for sampling several songs co-owned by rap-rock icons the Beastie Boys , who won a similar lawsuit against the drink maker earlier this year. Capital Records and Universal-Polygram International…

  2. Yelawolf & Travis Barker Team Up for Genre-Bending 'Psycho White' EP

    November 09, 2012 12:00 PM EST Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker and Alabama rapper Yelawolf certainly share some passions: hip-hop; tattoos; fast, aggressive music; and fashion -- Yelawolf runs his own line, Country Fresh, through Barker's Famous Stars and Straps brand. Until recently, the artists also shared an…

  3. Silversun Pickups, Tank, Karmin and Keane Aiming for Top of Billboard 200

    May 11, 2012 9:02 PM EDT Carrie Underwood 's "Blown Away" may find itself at No. 1 for a second week on the Billboard 200 albums chart, fending off Adele 's "21." Industry sources suggest Underwood's fourth album will sell between 95,000 and 110,000 by the end of the tracking week…

  4. Beastie Boys' Mike D Remembers Adam Yauch

    May 07, 2012 8:57 PM EDT Three days after the death of Beastie Boys rapper Adam "MCA" Yauch, band mate Michael "Mike D" Diamond is sharing his grief. "I know, we should have tweeted and instagrammed every sad, happy and inspired thought, smile or tear by now. But honestly the last few days…

  5. Beastie Boys Score No. 2 Debut on Billboard 200, Adele Holds at No. 1

    May 11, 2011 11:00 AM EDT While Adele 's "21" spends a lucky seventh non-consecutive week at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart, a near-record eight debuts arrive in the top 10, led by Beastie Boys ' "Hot Sauce Committee Part 2." "21" holds atop the list with 155,000 (up 26…

  6. Adele's '21' Marks Sixth Week at No. 1 on Billboard 200

    May 04, 2011 11:00 AM EDT It's a sleepy post-Easter week on the Billboard 200 albums chart, as there isn't a single debut in the top 10 -- the first time that has happened since the tally dated Jan. 22. And, not a single album posts a sales gain in the top 40. Things should brighten up next week, once a bevy…

  7. Win DJ Hero

    November 24, 2009 12:58 PM EST Already a virtuoso at Guitar Hero and ready to master DJ Hero? Five lucky Billboard.com visitors will win a copy of the new game DJ Hero, which allows players to mix and scratch with over 100 songs by artists like Black Eyed Peas, Marvin Gaye, Beastie Boys, Eminem and Jay-Z, in venues like a…

  8. All Tomorrow's Parties Finalizes L.A. Lineup

    July 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Event organizers have finalized the lineup for the first North American installment of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival, to be held Oct. 19-21 on the campus of the University of California at Los A Event organizers have finalized the lineup for the first North American installment of…