1. Madonna Nets 'Immaculate' RIAA Diamond

    November 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST With the release of her second greatest hits set just around the corner, Madonna's 1990 Warner Bros. compilation "The Immaculate Collection" has been certified by the Recording Industry Association of With the release of her second greatest hits set just around the corner,…

  2. Benefit Update: Beasties, NYC, Country Freedom

    October 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The Beastie Boys have added a second night to their New Yorkers Against Violence benefit concert, to be held Oct. 29 at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom. While the veteran hip-hop trio and Pakistani vo The Beastie Boys have added a second night to their New Yorkers Against Violence…

  3. Benefits: D.C. Sells Out; Nashville Tix Move Slowly

    October 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Clear Channel Entertainment's (CCE) benefit concert Sunday (Oct. 21) in Washington, D.C., is a complete sellout, with more than 42,000 tickets sold. However, the company's Nashville country event the Clear Channel Entertainment's (CCE) benefit concert Sunday (Oct. 21) in…

  4. More Stars To Proclaim 'Country Freedom'

    October 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Tim McGraw, George Jones, and Lee Ann Womack are among the new confirmed performers for the Oct. 21 Country Freedom Concert to benefit victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Set to take place at N Tim McGraw, George Jones, and Lee Ann Womack are among the new confirmed performers for the…

  5. New Album, TV, Film On Tap For Cyrus

    August 27, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Following the completion of his summer tour with a Sept. 3 performance at the Woodstock Fair in South Woodstock, Conn., country artist Billy Ray Cyrus plans to record his next album. "I don't know whe Following the completion of his summer tour with a Sept. 3 performance at the…

  6. Strait, Jackson Win Big At TNN Awards

    June 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT An absent George Strait was named the top entertainer in country music last night (June 13) at the TNN & CMT Country Weekly Music Awards in Nashville, and shared three fan-voted awards with Alan J An absent George Strait was named the top entertainer in country music last night (June 13)…

  7. Billboard Bits: Jackson Browne, Frampton, Dickey Betts

    May 31, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Jackson Browne, Tom Petty, Peter Frampton, Dickey Betts Jackson Browne has been drafted as the opening act for the second leg of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' summer North American tour. Browne will join the trek beginning June 27 in Scranton, Pa., and will remain on board…

  8. Carrying On

    May 12, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Montgomery Gentry burst onto the country airwaves in 1999 with Tattoos & Scars, an unapologetic exercise in redneck country rock, boasting attitude galore. Montgomery Gentry burst onto the country airwaves in 1999 with Tattoos & Scars, an unapologetic exercise in redneck country rock,…

  9. Chambers, Amorosi Top Oz's APRA Nominations

    May 08, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Kasey Chambers and Vanessa Amorosi lead the nominees for this year's Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA) Awards, to be handed out May 28 in Sydney, Billboard Bulletin reports. Both are up Kasey Chambers and Vanessa Amorosi lead the nominees for this year's Australasian…

  10. Bellamy Bros. Celebrate 25 Years With Two CDs

    February 14, 2001 12:00 AM EST After 25 years, 26 top-10 singles, and countless performances in venues from Texas to Germany to New Caledonia, no one could fault the Bellamy Brothers if they decided to kick back on their Florida After 25 years, 26 top-10 singles, and countless performances in venues from Texas to Germany…

  11. Bellamy Bros. Celebrate 25 Years With Two CDs

    February 14, 2001 12:00 AM EST After 25 years, 26 top-10 singles, and countless performances in venues from Texas to Germany to New Caledonia, no one could fault the Bellamy Brothers if they decided to kick back on their Florida ra After 25 years, 26 top-10 singles, and countless performances in venues from Texas to…

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