1. Billboard Bits: Lady Gaga, Adam Lambert, Fantasia, Incubus And More

    January 13, 2010 3:39 PM EST Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip every afternoon. Lady Gaga and Adam Lambert are going head-to-head for the honor of Outstanding Music Artist in the 21st Annual GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) Media Awards. According to the…

  2. Sarah McLachlan, Mary J. Blige To Headline 2010 Lilith Tour

    December 10, 2009 1:21 PM EST S arah McLachlan will headline the main stage at Lilith 2010, the reborn touring music festival which highlights women in music that she co-founded in the 1997. Among the artists joining Mclachlan on the road will be Mary J. Blige , Sheryl Crow , Erykah Badu , Colbie Caillat , Ke$ha , Tegan…

  3. Chelsea Lee: Girl Next Door

    December 01, 2009 2:28 PM EST For a while, the only place Chelsea Lee was comfortable singing was in the shower. But at 15, the aspiring singer tried her hand at a local open mic -- and her attempt was received with praise. "I'm downstairs running the club, selling beer, and she's soundchecking, and…

  4. Billboard 200 Undergoes Makeover

    November 17, 2009 11:31 AM EST Billboard has announced changes in the methodology of the Billboard 200 and R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts, while a new sales survey, Folk Albums, will join Billboard's chart menu. Effective with the 2010 chart year, which begins with the charts that will be refreshed on billboard.com…

  5. Listen: Brandi Carlile "Ghost" Album Debut

    September 29, 2009 12:09 PM EDT Singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile won't release "Give Up the Ghost" until Oct. 6, but Billboard.com has the exclusive premiere of the whole album now. Listen to "Give Up The Ghost" in its entirety, free right here. "Ghost," Carlile's third studio album,…

  6. Brandi Carlile Taps Elton John, Chad Smith For New Album

    September 15, 2009 11:44 AM EDT Singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile 's third album, "Give Up the Ghost," is a dream -- or dreams -- come true, in more ways than one. The songs themselves, Carlile tells Billboard.com, were inspired by "really vivid, poignant dreams" that she'd log in a journal when…

  7. Blunt, Bareilles Teaming For VH1 Trek

    November 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST James Blunt and Sara Bareilles will headline the next edition of VH1's You Oughta Know tour, which will begin Feb. 4 in Seattle. Tickets go on sale Saturday (Nov. 17) via Ticketmaster. Blunt will be o James Blunt and Sara Bareilles will headline the next edition of VH1's You Oughta…

  8. Train's Monahan Plots First Solo Tour

    August 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Train frontman Pat Monahan will hit the road this fall on his first solo tour. The trek comes in support of his solo debut, "Last of Seven," due Sept. 18 via Columbia. Dates begin Oct. 4 in Phoenix. Train frontman Pat Monahan will hit the road this fall on his first solo tour. The…

  9. ABC Goes Video Crazy For New, Returning Shows

    August 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT ABC is producing music videos for several of its new and returning shows, including "Ugly Betty," "Desperate Housewives," "Grey's Anatomy," "Dancing With the Stars" and "Brothers and Sisters." ABC is producing music videos for several of…

  10. The Roots, Brandi Carlile To Headline VH1 Tours

    July 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT VH1 is preparing to announce two multi-artist tours, Billboard has learned. The first is based on the cable music channel's annual Hip Hop Honors awards show, which debuted in 2004. The inaugural edit VH1 is preparing to announce two multi-artist tours, Billboard has learned. The first…

  11. Train's Monahan Goes Solo With 'Last Of Seven'

    July 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Momentarily stepping away from his main band, Train frontman Pat Monahan has wrapped work on his solo debut with producer Patrick Leonard. "Last of Seven" is due Sept. 18 via Columbia. Momentarily stepping away from his main band, Train frontman Pat Monahan has wrapped work on his…

  12. 17OnTV

    April 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for April 23 - April 29, 2007. MONDAY, April 23 "The View," ABC Featured artist(s): Neil Sedaka (also scheduled: Joan Rivers). "Awesome, I F**kin' Shot That!" Showtime Featured artist(s): Beastie Boys, Money Mark, Doug E. Fresh. "…

  13. Timbaland Holds At No. 1 On The Hot 100

    April 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Timbaland's "Give It to Me" featuring Nelly Furtado and Justin Timberlake begins a second week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, fending off Akon's former chart-topper "Don't Matter," which is No. 2 Timbaland's "Give It to Me" featuring Nelly…

  14. 'NOW 24' Trumps Duff, McBride, Timbaland At No. 1

    April 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Amid five new releases debuting in the top 10 this week, the "NOW 24" hits compilation rises to the top of The Billboard 200 in its second week on the chart. Climbing 2-1, the set moved 213,000 copies Amid five new releases debuting in the top 10 this week, the "NOW 24"…

  15. 14onTV

    April 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for April 2 - April 8, 2007. MONDAY, April 2 Today," NBC Featured Artist(s): Beyoncé, Kevin Spacey. "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," SYN Featured Artist(s): Lynyrd Skynyrd, Blue Man Group, Joey Fatone. "B'Day - Upgrade," BET Featured Artist(s…

  16. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    April 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Martina McBride puts pen to paper for the first time on one of her albums, Timbaland ropes in a cavalcade of stars for his first solo detour in years, Hilary Duff gets dance-y on a grown-up new projec The third album from Tennessee familial rock act Kings Of Leon, "Because of the Times…

  17. Brandi Carlile Returns With New 'Stories'

    February 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter Brandi Carlile will release her sophomore album, "The Story," April 3 via Columbia. The 13-track set sports guest appearances by the Indigo Girls on the song "Cannonball" as well as Singer/songwriter Brandi Carlile will release her sophomore album, "…

  18. Indigo Girls Keep Rocking On Hollywood Debut

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The Indigo Girls will be emphasizing their "Differences" with the Sept. 19 release of their debut for Hollywood Records. "Despite Our Differences," according to Emily Saliers, captures much of what ma The Indigo Girls will be emphasizing their "Differences" with…

  19. 23OnTV

    June 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for June 5 - 11, 2006. MONDAY, JUNE 5 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist(s): Katharine McPhee. "The View," ABC Featured artist(s): Chris Brown (also scheduled: Sigourney Weaver). "The Essentials," MTV2 Featured artist(s): Gorillaz. …

  20. Indigo Girls Sign With Hollywood

    May 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT After spending its entire career on Epic, folk/rock duo the Indigo Girls has signed a new deal with Hollywood Records. After spending its entire career on Epic, folk/rock duo the Indigo Girls has signed a new deal with Hollywood Records. The first release under the agreement will be a new, as…

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