1. Rush Live CD, DVD Pushed To October

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The Rush live CD/DVD "Rush in Rio" has been pushed from its original Sept. 23 release date to Oct. 21. The Rush live CD/DVD "Rush in Rio" has been pushed from its original Sept. 23 release date to Oct. 21. As previously reported , the sets chronicle a Nov. 23, 2002, show…

  2. Mavericks Slate U.S., U.K. Tour

    September 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Reunited country/rock act the Mavericks has confirmed an initial list of U.S. and U.K. tour dates. The Raul Malo-led group will kick off its stateside leg Sept. 17 in Nashville. Reunited country/rock act the Mavericks has confirmed an initial list of U.S. and U.K. tour dates. The Raul Malo…

  3. Elton, Darkness Lead U.K. Charts

    September 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Elton John has achieved only the third solo No. 1 of his 32-year U.K. chart career, with a song recorded 26 years ago. Elton John has achieved only the third solo No. 1 of his 32-year U.K. chart career, with a song recorded 26 years ago. "Are You Ready for Love," released on the…

  4. Tunes On TV

    September 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Sept. 1-7, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, SEPT. 1 "MTV2 Presents: 22 Greatest Bands," MTV2 Featured Artists: Aerosmith, Alice In Chains, the Cure, Green Day, Guns N' Roses, Korn, Dave Matthews Band, Metallica, Nine Inch…

  5. Nappy Roots Return With 'Wooden Leather'

    September 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Nappy Roots couldn't have picked a more appropriate lead single than "Roun' the Globe" to introduce their Atlantic sophomore set, "Wooden Leather." The success of the act's 2002 debut, "Watermelon, Chicken …

  6. Hendrix Berkeley Show Headed To CD, DVD

    August 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The Jimi Hendrix clearing house continues as Experience Hendrix/UME has set an Oct. 14 release date for the CD and limited-edition double-LP "The Jimi Hendrix Experience -- Live At Berkeley (The Secon The Jimi Hendrix clearing house continues as Experience Hendrix/UME has set an Oct. 14…

  7. CHART BEAT CHAT

    August 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson discusses Norwegian artists, Celia Cruz, Elton John and more with readers. IDOL, NORWEGIAN STYLE Hi Fred, I've been a fan of yours for a long time, ever since I first bought "The Billboard Book of Number One Hits" about 12 years ago. I want to tell you some chart…

  8. This Day in Music

    August 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>Rapper Cam'ron (Cameron Giles) is arrested on the outskirts of New York's Times Square. Police pull the rapper's Land Rover over on 42nd St. and 11th Avenue after the vehicle makes an il 2002 - Rapper Cam'ron (Cameron Giles) is arrested on the…

  9. TOP POP CATALOG ALBUMS

    August 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/popcat.jsp 1. Legend , Bob Marley And The Wailers 2. Metallica , Metallica 3. Parachutes , Coldplay 4. Greatest Hits 3 , Tim McGraw 5. Greatest Hits , Kenny Chesney Issue date: Aug. 30, 2003 News Bob Marley , Kenny Chesney , Tim McGraw …

  10. No Stopping Blu On U.K. Chart

    August 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Blu Cantrell's "Breathe" featuring Sean Paul (Arista) continues to repel all threats to its supremacy on the U.K. singles chart as it started a fourth week at No. 1. Eva Cassidy's "American Tune" (Bli Blu Cantrell's "Breathe" featuring Sean Paul …

  11. Tunes On TV

    August 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Aug. 25-31, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, AUG. 25 "Today," NBC Featured Artist: LeAnn Rimes. "Charlie Rose," PBS Featured Artist: Mick Jagger. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist: The…

  12. Get the Picture?

    August 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Can you believe we almost made it through the summer without a Smash Mouth release? Don't fret, though—the band, along with co-producer Karl Derfler (Foo Fighters, No Doubt), returns with its f Can you believe we almost made it through the summer without a Smash Mouth release? Don't…

  13. Light Blue Sun

    August 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Lili Haydn is a violin-wielding singer/songwriter who has been trapped in the role of breathless electronica diva. Lili Haydn is a violin-wielding singer/songwriter who has been trapped in the role of breathless electronica diva. While her earlier album, "Lili," revealed a quirky,…

  14. Streets of Heaven

    August 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Already a veteran of the Music Row wars, Aussie singer/songwriter SherriÉ Austin resurfaces on Broken Bow as a more focused, mature artist without sacrificing her trademark spunk and style. Already a veteran of the Music Row wars, Aussie singer/songwriter Sherrié Austin resurfaces on Broken…

  15. Tunes On TV

    August 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Aug. 18-24, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, AUG. 18 "The View," ABC Featured Artist: The Donnas (also scheduled: guest co-host Rebecca Powers, Evan Rachel Wood, Nikki Reed, Nancy Grace, Robert Thompson). "The Parkers,"…

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

    August 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Aug. 11-17, 2003. Although back-to-school is looming on the horizon, there's still some summer sun and fun left. And, musically speaking, things are pretty hot on television, too. Guys have some pretty base needs and…

  17. 33TunesOnTV

    August 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Aug. 11-17, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, AUG. 11 "Live With Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Thalía (also scheduled: Erin Brodie, Andy Richter). "VH1 All Access: Hot Mamas," VH1 Featured Artists:…

  18. Billboard Bits: Beatles, Mark Kozelek, Beth Hart

    August 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on Beatles, Mark Kozelek, Beth Hart To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Beatles' first appearance on U.S. TV, the Museum of Television & Radio (MTR) in New York and Los Angeles will present an exclusive exhibit on the group, running Feb. 6 through April 30, 2004. "…

  19. Billboard Bits: 'Live Tuesdays,' Mellencamp, Dixie Chicks

    August 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on 'Live Tuesdays,' Mellencamp, Dixie Chicks Nickelback, the Donnas and 3 Doors Down are among the artists who have signed on for a new VH1 concert series, which has the working title "Live Tuesdays," Billboard.com has learned. The one hour-program will air Tuesdays…

  20. Van Dyk Heads 'Back' To The Clubs

    August 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT German DJ Paul Van Dyk has set an Oct. 7 release date for "Reflections," his first set of new material since 2000's "Out There and Back." The Mute Records disc contains the U.K. hit "Nothing But You" German DJ Paul Van Dyk has set an Oct. 7 release date for …

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