1. Juanes, Rubio, More Added To MTV Latin Lineup

    October 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Juanes, Paulina Rubio, Kinky, and Molotov have been added to the performance lineup for the inaugural MTV Video Music Awards Latin America. The Oct. 24 event, to be hosted by Argentine TV and radio pe Juanes, Paulina Rubio, Kinky, and Molotov have been added to the performance lineup for the…

  2. This Day in Music

    September 27, 2002 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Quincy Jones' Listen Up Foundation donates $25,000 to five South Central Los Angeles youth organizations. The endowments, made in the names of the five teens who make up Listen Up's From 2000 - Quincy Jones' Listen Up Foundation donates $25,000 to five…

  3. 39TunesOnTV

    September 23, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Sept. 23-29, 2002. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, SEPT. 23 "The Wayne Brady Show," Syndicated Featured Artist: Goo Goo Dolls (also scheduled: Mark Paul Gosselaar, Aida Turturro, Paige Davis). "Total…

  4. Kid Rock Rides Into 'Biker Boyz' Flick

    August 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT After playing a Trans Am-driving rival of David Spade in "Joe Dirt," Kid Rock is ready to gun it on the big screen again -- this time on two wheels in DreamWorks Pictures' urban motorcycle film "Biker After playing a Trans Am-driving rival of David Spade in "Joe Dirt,…

  5. Latin Playground

    July 06, 2002 12:00 AM EDT While some collections of children's music are meant to be childlike (i.e., giggles, child's choruses, chimes), others are simply meant to be fun. While some collections of children's music are meant to be childlike (i.e., giggles, child's choruses, chimes), others are…

  6. Billboard Bits: Rolling Stones, Gavin Rossdale, Juanes

    June 18, 2002 12:00 AM EDT News on Rolling Stones, Gavin Rossdale, Juanes The Rolling Stones have added three shows to their upcoming tour itinerary: Oct. 5 in Hartford, Conn.; Nov. 6 in Tacoma, Wash.; and Nov. 30 in Las Vegas. Tickets for the latter two shows go on sale Saturday (June 22); Hartford tickets go on sale…

  7. Eminem's Early Bow Sends Retailers Scurrying

    May 28, 2002 12:00 AM EDT As expected, the hurried Memorial Day weekend release of Eminem's "The Eminem Show" (Aftermath/Interscope) turned into a free for all, Billboard Bulletin reports. Some retailers began selling the albu As expected, the hurried Memorial Day weekend release of Eminem's "…

  8. International Artists 'Celebrate Brooklyn'

    May 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT The 24th annual Celebrate Brooklyn! summer concert series has announced a full schedule for this year's event, with artists as diverse as Dr. John, Talib Kweli, Lambchop, Femi Kuti, Ely Guerra, and Yo The 24th annual Celebrate Brooklyn! summer concert series has announced a full schedule…

  9. BMI Latin Awards 2002

    May 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT BMI LATIN AWARDS 2002 Performing rights organization BMI presented its 9th Annual Latin Awards May 8 in Hollywood, Fla. The awards honor the top writers and publishers of the most performed Latin songs on U.S. radio and television. For more information, visit BMI.com . Here is the full list…

  10. WEST END RECORDS: THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION MASTERMIX

    January 12, 2002 12:00 AM EST One year before Saturday Night Fever pushed disco into the mainstream, New York City-based West End Records was born. One year before Saturday Night Fever pushed disco into the mainstream, New York City-based West End Records was born. Founded by Mel Cheren and Ed Kushins—who befriended each…

  11. Hot Product

    November 19, 2001 12:00 AM EST Previewing new albums from Creed, Marc Anthony, Timbaland & Magoo, Mick Jagger, Sting, and more. 'Weather'ing The Storm "Everything about this record is turned up a few extra notches," Creed frontman Scott Stapp says about "Weathered," the modern rock trio&…

  12. Marc Anthony's Amazing Salsa On 'Libre'

    November 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST Marc Anthony is an artist who usually cuts albums in three weeks to a month. But it took him almost nine months -- more than with any other project -- to wrap up his return to salsa after his successf Marc Anthony is an artist who usually cuts albums in three weeks to a month. But it took him…

  13. Latin Grammys May Face Picketers

    September 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The Latin Grammy Awards, yanked from Miami by organizers who feared protests by Cuban exiles, may still face picketers at the ceremony Tuesday (Sept. 11) near Los Angeles. Yesterday (Sept. 6), groups The Latin Grammy Awards , yanked from Miami by organizers who feared protests by Cuban exiles…

  14. LaBelle, Krall Lead Aspen Jazz Fest

    June 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Jazz vocalists Patti LaBelle and Diana Krall will headline the 11th annual Janus Jazz Aspen festival, to be held June 21-24 in Snowmass Village, Colo., near Aspen. Labelle will anchor the four-day eve Jazz vocalists Patti LaBelle and Diana Krall will headline the 11th annual Janus Jazz Aspen…

  15. A Buena Vista: Barrio de la Habana

    June 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Cuban singer Luis Frank, best-known for his roles in Afro-Cuban All-Stars and Tradicional Habana, gathers a venerable cast of musicians and vocalists to pay tribute to Juan de Marcos Gonzalez, the dri Cuban singer Luis Frank, best-known for his roles in Afro-Cuban All-Stars and Tradicional…

  16. Know Your Enemy

    May 12, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Britpop heroes Manic Street Preachers continue their formula of punk-meets-grandiose-rock on an effort that sees its best moments too often offset by heavy-handed "message" songs and a brutally long p Britpop heroes Manic Street Preachers continue their formula of punk-meets…

  17. Buena Vista Social Club Member Dies Onstage

    April 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Buena Vista Social Club violinist Pedro Depestre Gonzalez died last night (April 8) while performing at a concert in Basel, Switzerland, according to the BBC. Gonzalez, who was 55, collapsed shortly a Buena Vista Social Club violinist Pedro Depestre Gonzalez died last night (April 8) while…

  18. Blades, Jobim Among Latin Hall Inductees

    April 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Singer/actor Ruben Blades and the late Antonio Carlos Jobim are among the artists who will be inducted into the International Latin Music Hall Of Fame (ILMHF) tonight (April 4) at the organization's t Singer/actor Ruben Blades and the late Antonio Carlos Jobim are among the artists who…

  19. Son By Four, Marc Anthony Lead Latin Award FinalistsI

    February 09, 2001 12:00 AM EST Newcomers Son By Four and veteran salsero/balladeer Marc Anthony go head-to-head in seven categories in the eighth annual Billboard Latin Music Awards, set for April 26 at the Jackie Gleason Theater o Newcomers Son By Four and veteran salsero/balladeer Marc Anthony go head-to-head in seven…

  20. Clinton Cleared Way For Cooder's Sessions In CubaO

    February 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST Artist and producer Ry Cooder was headed back to the U.S. Saturday after a trip to Havana, Cuba, that he was able to make only with President Clinton's assistance. Clinton stepped in during the last d Artist and producer Ry Cooder was headed back to the U.S. Saturday after a trip to…

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