1. Janet Jackson Sings For 'Chicago'

    September 20, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Janet Jackson will record a new song for the "Chicago" movie soundtrack, Billboard Bulletin reports. The track, which is still untitled, is expected to be the soundtrack's first single. The album is t Janet Jackson will record a new song for the "Chicago" movie…

  2. Beenie Man 'Storms' Out On The Road

    September 17, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Dancehall star Beenie Man is gearing up for an October North American tour in support of his second Virgin album "Tropical Storm." The run will kick off Oct. 1 in Providence, R.I., and currently has 2 Dancehall star Beenie Man is gearing up for an October North American tour in…

  3. Nickelback Leads High Times' 'Doobie' List

    September 17, 2002 12:00 AM EDT As the only band with two nominations, hard rock act Nickelback leads the field for the third annual Doobie Awards for Conscious Music. Hosted by counterculture magazine High Times, the Sept. 25 cerem As the only band with two nominations, hard rock act Nickelback leads the field for the…

  4. Matchbox Twenty Back With 'More' This Fall

    September 11, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Atlantic act matchbox twenty will release its third album, "More Than You Think You Are," on Nov. 19. Like the band's last two albums -- 2000's "Mad Season" and 1996's "Yourself or Someone Like You" - Atlantic act matchbox twenty will release its…

  5. Shaggy's Feeling 'Lucky' On New Album

    September 06, 2002 12:00 AM EDT After the international multi-platinum success of his 2000 MCA album "Hotshot," one couldn't blame Shaggy for feeling lucky. Fittingly, the artist has titled the follow-up "Lucky Day," and is planning After the international multi-platinum success of his 2000 MCA…

  6. Tropical Storm

    August 31, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Beenie Man (see story, page 18) pulls out all the stops on his sophomore Virgin set, Tropical Storm. Beenie Man (see story, page 18) pulls out all the stops on his sophomore Virgin set, Tropical Storm. Serving as the follow-up to his Grammy Award-winning Art & Life, Tropical Storm finds…

  7. Eminem Gets On With The 'Show' At No. 1

    August 29, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Eminem reigns once again on The Billboard 200 as "The Eminem Show" (Web/Aftermath/Interscope) posts its sixth non-consecutive week at No. 1 on the chart. The album made the move in spite of a 4 Rapper Eminem reigns once again on The Billboard 200 as "The Eminem Show"…

  8. Beenie Man Whips Up A 'Tropical Storm'

    August 27, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. It's good to be Beenie Man, especially right now. With "Feel It Boy," his duet with labelmate Janet Jackson, steadily climbing the charts, the Jamaica native is primed for the biggest debut of his career with, "Tropical Storm,…

  9. Ja Rule's Foul Mouth Results In Arrest Warrant

    July 30, 2002 12:00 AM EDT A Jamaican court issued an arrest warrant yesterday (July 29) for rapper Ja Rule when he failed to appear on charges of using profanity during a concert last year. Ja Rule, whose real name is Jeffrey A Jamaican court issued an arrest warrant yesterday (July 29) for rapper Ja Rule when he…

  10. DMB Struts Its 'Stuff' With No. 1 Debut

    July 25, 2002 12:00 AM EDT The Dave Matthews Band blasts to No. 1 on The Billboard 200 with "Busted Stuff" (RCA) on sales of 622,000 units, according to Nielsen SoundScan, knocking Nelly's "Nellyville" down to No. 2 after three The Dave Matthews Band blasts to No. 1 on The Billboard 200 with …

  11. Kravitz, N.E.R.D. Lead 'Blue Crush' Set

    July 19, 2002 12:00 AM EDT "If I Could Fall in Love," the latest single from rocker Lenny Kravitz, leads the eclectic Virgin soundtrack to the surfing film "Blue Crush." The track, which also appears on Kravitz's 2001 Virgin al "If I Could Fall in Love," the latest single from rocker…

  12. Beenie Man Whips Up Star-Studded 'Tropical Storm'

    July 03, 2002 12:00 AM EDT For his latest album, "Tropical Storm," Jamaican toaster Beenie Man has teamed up with a host of guest artists, including Lil' Kim, So Solid Crew, and dancehall greats Sly & Robbie. Due Aug. 20 vi For his latest album, "Tropical Storm," Jamaican toaster Beenie Man…

  13. I'm Serious

    October 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Atlanta-based rapper T.I. hopes listeners will take the title of his debut set, I'm Serious, to heart. A self-proclaimed "King of the South," T.I. Atlanta-based rapper T.I. hopes listeners will take the title of his debut set, I'm Serious, to heart. A self-proclaimed "…

  14. Snoop Dogg, Ja Rule Charged With Indecency

    August 31, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Rappers Snoop Dogg and Ja Rule were charged yesterday (Aug. 30) with using indecent language during performances in the recent Sumfest music festival in the resort town of Montego Bay, Jamaica. The ar Rappers Snoop Dogg and Ja Rule were charged yesterday (Aug. 30) with using indecent language…

  15. LL, Ludacris, Nas Enjoy 'The Goodlife'

    August 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT LL Cool J, Ludacris, Nas, Erick Sermon, Joe, and India.Arie are among the artists represented on "The Goodlife," a 19-track compilation album that marks the first release from Universal's joint ventur LL Cool J, Ludacris, Nas, Erick Sermon, Joe, and India.Arie are among the…

  16. Steven Seagal Recording With Wyclef

    April 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Steven Seagal is in the process of recording his debut album in a Kingston, Jamaica, studio, with Wyclef Jean handling the production. The guitar-playing actor has recorded songs with Beenie Man, who Steven Seagal is in the process of recording his debut album in a Kingston, Jamaica, studio,…

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