1. Styles P's 'Time' Is Now For New CD

    September 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Originally expected last December, the Lox's Styles P will on Nov. 14 deliver his long-awaited sophomore disc, "Time Is Money" (Ruff Ryders/Interscope). Originally expected last December, the Lox's Styles P will on Nov. 14 deliver his long-awaited sophomore disc, "…

  2. Special Feature: Philadelphia International Records

    June 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Flip your TV channels these days, and you're likely to hear the O'Jays' classic "Love Train" as part of Coors' new ad campaign, sounding as inspiring and danceable as it did when it topped Billboard's Flip your TV channels these days, and you're likely…

  3. This Day in Music

    June 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1999 - </b>Country singer John Berry finds himself in high cotton at President and Mrs. George Bush's "Milestones and Miracles" birthday celebration in Houston. Berry, Larry Gatlin and Michael W. S 2004 - Ray Charles dies at his Beverly Hills, Calif., home from…

  4. Eminem Settles Ring Tone Dispute

    June 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Eminem's publishing companies have settled a lawsuit filed in what they said was an effort to illegally sell the Grammy-winning rapper's songs as cell phone ring tones. Eminem's publishing companies have settled a lawsuit filed in what they said was an effort to illegally sell…

  5. Rapper Foxy Brown Trial Set For July

    May 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Foxy Brown, accused of assaulting two nail salon workers in a fight over payment for a manicure, will go on trial in July, a judge said today (May 26). Rapper Foxy Brown, accused of assaulting two nail salon workers in a fight over payment for a manicure, will go on trial in July, a…

  6. This Day in Music

    April 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>Carlos Rivolta, the Argentine-born bassist of Spanish band Dusminguet, is electrocuted during a concert in Guadalajara, Mexico.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2005 - Composer John Debney is honored with the Henry Mancini Award at…

  7. Sex Video Suit Against Stapp Dismissed

    April 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT An invasion of privacy lawsuit filed by a woman who claims she participated in a sex video with rock stars Scott Stapp and Kid Rock was dismissed yesterday (April 19) by a Miami judge, who said the wo An invasion of privacy lawsuit filed by a woman who claims she participated in a sex video…

  8. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    March 26, 2006 12:00 AM EST Southern rapper T.I. unveils a new album and his film debut, Ghostface returns with a cadre of his Wu-Tang Clan running mates and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs show their sensitive side in this week's Hot Produ A new retrospective from country star Tim McGraw, "Greatest Hits Vol. 2" …

  9. It's Devolution, Baby

    March 12, 2006 12:00 AM EST Devo hasn't made a new album in years, and the pioneering post-punk band only tours every now and then. Devo hasn't made a new album in years, and the pioneering post-punk band only tours every now and then. So why not reimagine the group in an entirely new context? That's…

  10. Marsalis, Costello Sign On For Playboy Jazz Fest

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST The lineup for the 2006 Playboy Jazz Festival will include Branford Marsalis, Jamie Cullum, Ozomatli, McCoy Tyner and Elvis Costello and the Imposters with Allen Toussaint. The lineup for the 2006 Playboy Jazz Festival will include Branford Marsalis, Jamie Cullum, Ozomatli, McCoy Tyner and…

  11. We Are Family

    February 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST The soundtrack to the upcoming Tyler Perry film "Madea's Family Reunion" hits stores this week via Motown, just ahead of the U.S. premiere of the film. The soundtrack to the upcoming Tyler Perry film "Madea's Family Reunion" hits stores this week via Motown, just…

  12. With Devo On Hold, Casale Pursues Evildoers

    February 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST With pioneering synth-rock act Devo unlikely to pursue a new studio album and/or extensive touring in the near future, principal member Gerald V. Casale is progressing with his solo project, Jihad Jer With pioneering synth-rock act Devo unlikely to pursue a new studio album and/or extensive…

  13. This Day in Music

    January 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>2000 - </b>Beijing songstress Faye Wong and Hong Kong Canto-pop star Andy Lau share the Century Award for best artist at the Channel V Chinese Music Awards, held at the mainland capital's Internati 2005 - Following a suicide attempt, Capitol Records artist Houston gouges…

  14. Devo 2.0: Coming To A Mall Near You

    January 26, 2006 12:00 AM EST With its self-titled CD/DVD debut ready for a March 14 release via Disney Sound, the kid-staffed Devo 2.0 is preparing to take the original band's music to such unlikely locales as state fairs and sub With its self-titled CD/DVD debut ready for a March 14 release via Disney Sound, the…

  15. McKnight, LL Visit 'Family Reunion' Soundtrack

    January 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST The soundtrack to the upcoming Tyler Perry film "Madea's Family Reunion" will be issued Feb. 21 through Motown. The soundtrack to the upcoming Tyler Perry film "Madea's Family Reunion" will be issued Feb. 21 through Motown. The 10-track set features new songs…

  16. Devo Revamps Tracks For Kids

    December 27, 2005 12:00 AM EST A new generation of music fans will get hip to one of new wave's most iconic acts through Devo 2.0. The Disney Sound CD/DVD project finds the band re-recording such hits as 1980's "Whip It" with kid v A new generation of music fans will get hip to one of new wave's…

  17. Murder Inc. Founders Acquitted Of Money Laundering

    December 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST Murder Inc. Records founders Irv and Chris Lorenzo "Gotti" were acquitted of all counts in their money laundering trial today (Dec. 2). Murder Inc. Records founders Irv and Chris Lorenzo "Gotti" were acquitted of all counts in their money laundering trial today (Dec. 2).…

  18. Murder Inc. Prosecution Completes Closing Arguments

    November 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST Jay-Z, Russell Simmons, Ashanti and Ja Rule came to show support for Irv and Chris Lorenzo "Gotti" as the prosecution and defense submitted their closing arguments on day seven of Murder Inc.'s money Jay-Z, Russell Simmons, Ashanti and Ja Rule came to show support for Irv and…

  19. Verdict Expected Tomorrow In Murder Inc. Case

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST A verdict is expected tomorrow in the money laundering trial of Murder Inc. Records founders Irv and Chris Lorenzo. Federal prosecutors charge the men laundered large sums of money through the company A verdict is expected tomorrow in the money laundering trial of Murder Inc. Records founders…

  20. McGriff, Money Argued At Murder Inc. Trial

    November 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Day five of the Murder Inc. money laundering trial got underway today (Nov. 28) in New York, with text messages between label founders Irv and Chris Lorenzo "Gotti" and convicted drug lord Kenneth "Su Day five of the Murder Inc. money laundering trial got underway today (Nov.…

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