1. Koko Taylor Hospitalized In Chicago

    January 30, 2002 12:00 AM EST Blues singer Koko Taylor was reported in fair condition yesterday (Jan. 29) at Chicago's Northwestern Memorial Hospital two days after fainting at her South Side nightclub, Koko Taylor's Celebrity. Th Blues singer Koko Taylor was reported in fair condition yesterday (Jan. 29) at…

  2. Chapman, Mullen Among Dove Nominees

    January 24, 2002 12:00 AM EST With eight nominations each, Steven Curtis Chapman, Nicole C. Mullen, Toby McKeehan, and Rebecca St. James lead the field for the Gospel Music Association's (GMA) 33rd annual Dove Awards. Michael W. S With eight nominations each, Steven Curtis Chapman, Nicole C. Mullen, Toby McKeehan,…

  3. Nude on the Moon: The B-52's Anthology

    January 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST When the B-52's arrived in the late-'70s, misfits everywhere—that is, those living on the fringes of mainstream society in places like Cleveland (where this fan resided)—let out a collec When the B-52's arrived in the late-'70s, misfits everywhere—that is, those living on…

  4. Alanis Excels On Her Own

    January 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST In the final frame of the clever video for the new Alanis Morissette single, "Hands Clean, "a loose retelling of her rise to stardom, she sits alone -- serene, comfortable, and completely confident. A In the final frame of the clever video for the new Alanis Morissette single, "…

  5. Destiny's Child To Play Gospel's Stellar Awards

    January 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST Destiny's Child are confirmed to perform at the 17th annual Gospel Music Stellar Awards, to be taped Saturday (Jan. 12) at the Atlanta Civic Center and air in syndication through Feb. 10. The group wi Destiny's Child are confirmed to perform at the 17th annual Gospel Music Stellar…

  6. Tunes On TV

    December 31, 2001 12:00 AM EST TV Listings - Dec. 31, 2001 - Jan. 6, 2002 MONDAY, DEC. 31, 2001 "Billboard's Rock 'n' Roll New Year's Eve," Fox Featured artists: Nona Gaye, Janet Jackson, Tim McGraw, No Doubt, Shaggy, Puff Daddy, Incubus, Destiny's Child, Jermaine Dupri, Britney Spears,…

  7. CHART BEAT BONUS

    December 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST Stories on "Popstars," and Fred's personal top picks of 2001. POPSTARS IN THE FIRMAMENT: Earlier this year, Eden's Crush had a best-selling single in the U.S. The group was just one of many all over the world to come out of the "Popstars" television series. Now,…

  8. Bizkit To Scour The U.S. For New Guitarist

    December 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst says the band will embark a nationwide search for a replacement for guitarist Wes Borland on Jan. 11 in Fresno, Calif., in a series of auditions under the moniker Put Y Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst says the band will embark a nationwide search for a…

  9. All in Your Head

    December 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST Midwestern alt-country rockers Hadacol surface with their first release for Missouri indie Slewfoot, and it's a focused, confident effort showcasing insightful, often dark lyrics, robust instrumentati Midwestern alt-country rockers Hadacol surface with their first release for Missouri…

  10. Hot Product

    December 10, 2001 12:00 AM EST Previewing new albums from No Doubt, Joe, Mobb Deep, and more. 'Steady' As They Come No Doubt bassist Tony Kanal recalls he and his bandmates being stuck in London Sept. 11. They were in the city to work on the band's new Interscope album, "Rock Steady," and he says…

  11. Tunes On TV

    December 10, 2001 12:00 AM EST Television listings for Dec. 10-Dec. 16 MONDAY, DEC. 10, 2001 "100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock," VH1 Featured Artists: AC/DC, Aerosmith, Alice Cooper, Black Sabbath, the Clash, Cream, Pink Floyd, Guns N' Roses, Jimi Hendrix, Kiss, Led Zeppelin, Metallica, Nirvana, Ozzy…

  12. Backstage At The My VH1 Awards: Matthews, Jewel, Creed, Blige, Sting

    December 03, 2001 12:00 AM EST Backstage comments at the My VH1 Awards from Dave Matthews, Jewel, Creed, Mary J. Blige, and Sting. Although the band's RCA album "Everyday" resulted in the must have album honor at last night's (Dec. 2) My VH1 Music Awards, Dave Matthews said backstage that the group…

  13. MTV Unplugged

    November 24, 2001 12:00 AM EST For his MTV Unplugged debut, Alejandro Sanz said he didn't want an album of old hits but rather a collection of lesser-known material. And although a couple of hits are included here—notably "C For his MTV Unplugged debut, Alejandro Sanz said he didn't want an album of old hits…

  14. Report Critical Of Bizkit In Big Day Out Death

    November 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST Limp Bizkit, and particularly singer Fred Durst, came under fire this week on the first day of the inquest into the death of 16-year-old Jessica Michalik, who was crushed in a crowd surge at the Sydne Limp Bizkit, and particularly singer Fred Durst, came under fire this week on the first day…

  15. Jam Bands Unite For Vann Benefit

    November 20, 2001 12:00 AM EST Phish bassist Mike Gordon, former God Street Wine guitarist/vocalist Lo Faber, keyboardist John Medeski, and avant-garde turntablist DJ Logic were among the musicians that gathered Sunday night at New Phish bassist Mike Gordon, former God Street Wine guitarist/vocalist Lo Faber, keyboardist…

  16. Limp Bizkit Nabs Trio Of MTV Europe Music Awards

    November 09, 2001 12:00 AM EST Limp Bizkit rolled on with three key victories at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2001, presented last night (Nov. 8) at Frankfurt's Festhalle, Billboard Bulletin reports. Fred Durst's nu-metal outfit was Limp Bizkit rolled on with three key victories at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2001…

  17. Revamped All Tomorrow's Parties Lineup Taking Shape

    November 07, 2001 12:00 AM EST The roster for the first North American installment of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival, postponed from October to March 15-17 on the campus of the University of California at Los Angeles, is takin The roster for the first North American installment of the All Tomorrow's Parties…

  18. Billboard Radio Celebrates A Decade Of Top Albums.

    November 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST The 30 most successful albums of the last 10 years will be counted down in order on a special two-part edition of "The Billboard Radio Countdown" beginning today at <A HREF="http://www.billboardradio. The 30 most successful albums of the last 10 years will be counted down in…

  19. Borland Regroups In Eat The Day

    November 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST Former Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland has christened his new band Eat The Day, also the name of a preset effect on one of his keyboards. The band's lineup -- Borland, his brother Scott on guitar, K Former Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland has christened his new band Eat The Day, also…

  20. Waits Plans Pair Of Albums

    November 02, 2001 12:00 AM EST Innovative troubadour Tom Waits will follow-up his acclaimed 1999 debut for Epitaph's Anti- imprint, "Mule Variations," with a pair of albums, "Alice" and "Red Drum." Due in spring 2002, the releases Innovative troubadour Tom Waits will follow-up his…

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