1. The Concert for New York City

    December 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST The Concert for New York City may go down in history as the greatest charity concert since 1985's Live Aid. The all-star event, which took place Oct. The Concert for New York City may go down in history as the greatest charity concert since 1985's Live Aid. The all-star event, which…

  2. Bowie, Glass Set For 12th Tibet House Concert

    November 30, 2001 12:00 AM EST The 12th annual Tibet House Benefit Concert has been scheduled for Feb. 22 at New York's Carnegie Hall. The event, which benefits the organization's goals of preserving Tibetan culture, so far boasts The 12th annual Tibet House Benefit Concert has been scheduled for Feb. 22 at New…

  3. Macy Nixes December Dates

    November 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST Epic R&B/soul artist Macy Gray has canceled the handful of shows she had scheduled through mid-December in support of her sophomore album, "The Id." The eight-show trek was due to kick off tomorro Epic R&B/soul artist Macy Gray has canceled the handful of shows she had…

  4. Creed's 'Weathered' Powers To No. 1

    November 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST Creed's "Weathered" (Wind-Up) soars to the top of The Billboard 200 this week after selling a whopping 887,000 units in the U.S., according to SoundScan, and leads a charge of four top-10 debuts. This Creed's "Weathered" (Wind-Up) soars to the top of The…

  5. Who Classics To Be Mixed In Stereo

    November 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST Two dozen recordings the Who made in 1965 with producer Shel Talmy will soon be available in true stereo for the first time. Through an agreement with Talmy, who owns the original three-track tapes of Two dozen recordings the Who made in 1965 with producer Shel Talmy will soon be available in…

  6. David Grisman Reflects On His 'Grateful Dawg' Days

    November 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST Probably the most striking and telling segment in "Grateful Dawg," a new documentary on the Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia and noted mandolinist David Grisman's musical relationship, was captured almost Probably the most striking and telling segment in "Grateful Dawg,…

  7. Tunes On TV

    November 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST TV Listings for Nov. 26-Dec. 2, 2001 MONDAY, NOV. 26, 2001 "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Celebrity Edition IV," ABC Featured Artists: Martina McBride, the Bacon Brothers, Eve "The WB Presents: Teen People's 'What's Next'," WB Featured Artists: Ja Rule…

  8. Hot Product

    November 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST Previewing new albums from Busta Rhymes, the Concert for New York City, the 'Ali' soundtrack, and more In The Beginning... "Genesis" is an appropriate title for rapper Busta Rhymes' new album, his first under a new recording deal with J Records. "I went into this…

  9. Billboard Bits: Sting, GBV/Strokes, Boyz II Men, 28 Days

    November 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST Stories on Sting, GBV/Strokes, Boyz II Men, 28 Days The concert special "Sting ... All This Time," a Billboard Artist & Music Profile, premieres at 8 p.m. ET Saturday (Nov. 24) on A&E. Billboard editor in chief Timothy White serves as associate producer/head writer for the…

  10. Jonathan King Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison

    November 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST Former pop star and music industry entrepreneur Jonathan King has been sentenced to seven years in jail in England for a series of sexual assaults against schoolboys. A jury at the Old Bailey in Londo Former pop star and music industry entrepreneur Jonathan King has been sentenced to seven…

  11. Sigur Ros Snags Inaugural Short List Prize

    November 20, 2001 12:00 AM EST Icelandic experimental rock outfit Sigur Ros took home the inaugural Virgin Megastore Shortlist Prize for Artistic Achievement in Music and its accompanying $10,000 cash prize last night (Nov. 19) at Icelandic experimental rock outfit Sigur Ros took home the inaugural Virgin Megastore…

  12. Macy Gray Lining Up Tour Dates

    November 19, 2001 12:00 AM EST Eclectic vocalist Macy Gray has begun lining up North American dates in support of her new Epic album, "The Id." Following a show last Friday (Nov. 16) at the Palms Hotel in Las Vegas, Gray is pausing Eclectic vocalist Macy Gray has begun lining up North American dates in support of…

  13. Tunes On TV

    November 19, 2001 12:00 AM EST For the Week of Nov. 19-25, 2001 MONDAY, NOV. 19 "Bravo Profiles," Bravo Featured Artists: Bon Jovi, Richie Sambora, Jon Bon Jovi "Making the Video," MTV Featured Artist: Marilyn Manson "American Roots Music" (final episode: "All My Children of the Sun"…

  14. David Phelps

    November 17, 2001 12:00 AM EST David Phelps has one of the most impressive voices to grace the Christian market in years. David Phelps has one of the most impressive voices to grace the Christian market in years. Some tenors can sound rather thin and wear out their welcome quickly. On the contrary, Phelps has a muscular…

  15. Janet Heads To Hawaii For HBO Live Special

    November 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST Janet Jackson will be seen in a live HBO concert special on Feb. 17 from Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. It's the chart-topping artist's second special for the cable network, following 1998's "Janet: The V Janet Jackson will be seen in a live HBO concert special on Feb. 17 from…

  16. Billboard Bits: Mariah Carey, Lit, Susaye Greene

    November 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on Mariah Carey, Lit, Susaye Greene Pop diva Mariah Carey, who has only made a handful of appearances since her emotional breakdown over the summer, will be a special guest at New York radio outlet Z100's Jingle Ball concert. The Dec. 13 show at Madison Square Garden will also boast…

  17. Indie Acts Join Forces For Homeless Benefit CD

    November 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST A cast of prominent indie rockers will again join forces to benefit the homeless when "The Amos House Collection, Vol. II," is released Jan. 15 via Rhode Island-based Wishing Tree Records. Featuring r A cast of prominent indie rockers will again join forces to benefit the homeless…

  18. Tori, Collective Soul, Poe Exit Atlantic

    November 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST Tori Amos, Collective Soul, and Poe have left longtime home Atlantic Records, Billboard Bulletin reports. The moves come as parent company Warner Music Group (WMG) says goodbye to two executives, incl Tori Amos, Collective Soul, and Poe have left longtime home Atlantic Records, Billboard…

  19. Third Day Puts 'Together' A Respectable Disc

    November 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST For many in attendance at last spring's Gospel Music Association Dove Awards, among the evening's highlights was witnessing Third Day take the stage to carry home five trophies -- including one for ar For many in attendance at last spring's Gospel Music Association Dove Awards,…

  20. Craig David Plans December U.S. Tour

    November 13, 2001 12:00 AM EST Emerging U.K. R&B star Craig David will spend a large portion of December touring the U.S., performing at a series of radio station sponsored holiday concerts. The itinerary includes 12 shows in 1 Emerging U.K. R&B star Craig David will spend a large portion of December touring the U…

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