1. This Day in Music

    May 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - In what is billed as the first "descriptive music video," the clip for Stevie Wonder's "So What the Fuss" becomes available with an audio track from rapper Busta Rhymes in an effort to convey i 2005 - In what is billed as the first "descriptive music video…

  2. Bjork Shouts Out To Tibet During Shanghai Show

    March 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST Icelandic singer Bjork's first major concert in mainland China Sunday (March 2) may have been her last, after she chanted "Tibet" several times during "Declare Independence," the closing song in her s Icelandic singer Bjork's first major concert in mainland China…

  3. This Day in Music

    February 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Legendary percussionist and bandleader Ray Barretto, one of the leading figures of the Latin jazz movement that exploded in New York in the late 1940s, dies in Hackensack, N.J. He is 76. 2006 - Legendary percussionist and bandleader Ray Barretto, one of the leading figures of the Latin…

  4. Spice Girls Cut Reunion Tour Short

    February 01, 2008 12:00 AM EST The Spice Girls are cutting back their reunion tour "due to family and personal commitments." The Spice Girls are cutting back their reunion tour "due to family and personal commitments." Summer concerts in China, South Africa, Australia and Argentina have been canceled;…

  5. Bon Iver

    January 30, 2008 12:00 AM EST Following breakups with his band and his girlfriend, Justin Vernon headed to his hometown of Wisconsin with a goal of starting fresh. The result is the stunning "For Emma, Forever Ago." Read more here Following breakups with his band and his girlfriend, Justin Vernon headed to his…

  6. Bon Iver

    January 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST When Justin Vernon describes the summer of 2006 as a “dim time,” he’s not overstating his case. When Justin Vernon describes the summer of 2006 as a “dim time,” he’s not overstating his case. Vernon was living in North Carolina, struggling to recover from breakups with his band and his…

  7. This Day in Music

    November 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Pink Floyd, the Kinks and the Eurythmics are among the honorees inducted into the U.K. Music Hall of Fame. The second annual show, which takes place in a ceremony at London's Alexandra Palace, 2005 - Pink Floyd, the Kinks and the Eurythmics are among the honorees inducted into the…

  8. Chart Beat

    November 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST Fred discusses T-Pain, Jay-Z, Spice Girls and more! PAIN FULL: A 64-6 leap for "Low" (Poe Boy/Atlantic) by Flo Rida and featured artist T-Pain and the continued presence of singles by Chris Brown, Kanye West and Baby Bash give T-Pain four titles in the top 10 of The Billboard Hot…

  9. McPhee Enrolls For Sorority Flick With Faris

    July 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT "American Idol" runner-up Katharine McPhee will make her studio acting debut as a pregnant hippie in an untitled comedy starring Anna Faris. McPhee, Emma Stone, Rumer Willis, Kat Dennings and comedian "American Idol" runner-up Katharine McPhee will make her studio acting…

  10. Blondie Songs Headed To London Musical

    July 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Veteran rock outfit Blondie is lending its songs to a West End musical based on the Madonna movie "Desperately Seeking Susan." The show, adapted from the 1985 film that helped propel the Material Girl Veteran rock outfit Blondie is lending its songs to a West End musical based on…

  11. Ask Billboard

    July 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Keith answers readers' questions on Stevie Nicks, Madonna, the Spice Girls and more! Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Keith Caulfield at askbb@billboard.com . NICKS IN THE MIX Hi Keith, Thank you very much for always providing great answers…

  12. Spice Girls Kicking Off World Tour In L.A.

    June 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Spice Girls today (June 28) confirmed one of the pop world's worst-kept secrets when they announced they would reunite for a world tour. The five-piece group will perform 11 dates in eight countri The Spice Girls today (June 28) confirmed one of the pop world's worst-kept…

  13. Spice Girls Ready To Announce Reunion?

    June 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Spice Girls took a big step closer to announcing an already widely rumored reunion tour today when they coyly called a June 28 press conference to discuss "future plans," but declined to give "fur The Spice Girls took a big step closer to announcing an already widely…

  14. This Day in Music

    May 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - In what is billed as the first "descriptive music video," the clip for Stevie Wonder's "So What the Fuss" becomes available with an audio track from rapper Busta Rhymes in an effort to convey i 2005 - In what is billed as the first "descriptive music video…

  15. 13OnTV

    March 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for March 26 - April 1, 2007. MONDAY, March 26 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist(s): Tim McGraw. "TRL," MTV Featured artist(s): Good Charlotte, Kelly Rowland, Hilary Duff. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured artist(s):…

  16. 13OnTV

    March 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Mar. 26 - April 1, 2007. MONDAY, March 26 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist(s): Tim McGraw. "TRL," MTV Featured artist(s): Good Charlotte, Kelly Rowland, Hilary Duff. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured artist(s):…

  17. This Day in Music

    February 17, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Legendary percussionist and bandleader Ray Barretto, one of the leading figures of the Latin jazz movement that exploded in New York in the late 1940s, dies in Hackensack, N.J. He is 76. 2006 - Legendary percussionist and bandleader Ray Barretto, one of the leading figures of the Latin…

  18. Kidjo Digs Deep With Groban, Keys, Santana

    January 23, 2007 12:00 AM EST With a little help from her friends, international music star and UNICEF goodwill ambassador Angelique Kidjo will return this spring with "Djin Djin," a return to her diverse cultural and musical root With a little help from her friends, international music star and UNICEF goodwill…

  19. Take That, Westlife Ascend To No. 1 On U.K. Charts

    November 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST As their reunion album "Beautiful World" was being released by Polydor today (Nov. 27), Take That were celebrating a new No. 1 single, as the lead track "Patience" climbed 4-1 on the singles chart. As their reunion album "Beautiful World" was being released by…

  20. This Day in Music

    November 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>2000 - </b>Madonna and Eminem top the winners at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2000, presented at Stockholm's Globen venue. Madonna's worldwide smash "Music" helps her pick up prizes for best dance a 2005 - Pink Floyd, the Kinks and the Eurythmics are among…

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