1. Gorillaz Going Out On Virtual U.S. Tour

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Flush with the news of the highest Billboard 200 debut of its short career, animated U.K. act Gorillaz has confirmed details for an innovative virtual U.S. tour. Flush with the news of the highest Billboard 200 debut of its short career, animated U.K. act Gorillaz has confirmed details for an…

  2. CHART BEAT

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on chart activity related to Carrie Underwood, Bo Bice, Mariah Carey, Dave Brubeck and more. BO TIED WITH CARRIE: The top two finalists from the fourth season of "American Idol" make their debuts under their own names this week, which may come as a surprise to…

  3. Carey Keeps It 'Together' At No. 1

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Mariah Carey's "We Belong Together" nets a second week at No. 1 on Billboard's Hot 100, and is again the chart's greatest airplay gainer. The second single from her Island Def Jam album "The Emancipat Mariah Carey's "We Belong Together" nets a…

  4. Arrest Warrant Issued For Bobby Brown

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A family court judge in Canton, Mass., issued an arrest warrant yesterday (June 1) for singer Bobby Brown after he failed to appear for a child support hearing. A family court judge in Canton, Mass., issued an arrest warrant yesterday (June 1) for singer Bobby Brown after he failed to appear…

  5. Q&A: Carrie Underwood

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT In front of some 30 million viewers, Carrie Underwood went from being a small town girl from Checotah, Okla., to the latest "American Idol." While in New York this week, Underwood took some time to ta In front of some 30 million viewers, Carrie Underwood went from being a small town…

  6. This Day in Music

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Tim McGraw is named the National Fatherhood Institute's father of the year during the non-profit organizations annual summit in Washington, D.C. McGraw, married to country singer Faith H 2000 - Tim McGraw is named the National Fatherhood Institute's father…

  7. Judge, Attorneys Debate Jackson Jury Rules

    June 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The judge in Michael Jackson's child molestation trial decided today (June 1) to let stand an instruction that would allow jurors to potentially find Jackson guilty of a misdemeanor count of giving al The judge in Michael Jackson's child molestation trial decided today (June 1) to…

  8. Underwood Ready To Record Debut Album

    June 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Fourth season "American Idol" winner Carrie Underwood is eyeing a fall release for her 19 Recordings/Arista debut album. Her recording of "Inside Your Heaven," written by Andreas Carlsson for "America Fourth season "American Idol" winner Carrie Underwood is…

  9. A Welcome 'Exile': Audioslave Opens At No. 1

    June 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Building on the success of the hit rock airplay single "Be Yourself," Audioslave finds itself on top of The Billboard 200 this week with its sophomore album, "Out of Exile." The Interscope/Epic set so Building on the success of the hit rock airplay single "Be Yourself…

  10. B&E: Natalie

    June 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Breaking & Entering: A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Natalie. Profiling acts breaking at radio and/or retail and entering the Billboard charts. Twenty five-year-old Natalie got her first big break as an dancer for the National…

  11. This Day in Music

    June 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2004 - </b>U2 frontman Bono tries to persuade European Union ministers to extend debt relief programs for the world's poorest countries when he addresses a special meeting in Dublin. 2004 - U2 frontman Bono tries to persuade European Union ministers to extend debt relief…

  12. Dinosaur Jr. Focusing On Oldies On Tour

    May 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sensing the climate was right for a reunion, the original members of Dinosaur Jr. are preparing for a summer tour. Sensing the climate was right for a reunion, the original members of Dinosaur Jr. are preparing for a summer tour. "We didn't realize there was like a lot of interest,…

  13. Clarkson Hitting The Road This Summer

    May 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT With a third track from her sophomore album moving into the top 10 of Billboard's Hot 100, Kelly Clarkson is gearing up for her second North American tour of the year. With a third track from her sophomore album moving into the top 10 of Billboard's Hot 100, Kelly Clarkson is…

  14. Jackson Jurors Get Day Off

    May 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT While jurors in the child molestation case against Michael Jackson have the day off today (May 31), attorneys face a crucial task: Figuring out what instructions panelists should receive before beginn While jurors in the child molestation case against Michael Jackson have the day off today …

  15. This Day in Music

    May 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2004 - </b>One of France's most celebrated lyricists of the past four decades, Etienne Roda-Gil, dies of a stroke. He is 62. 2004 - One of France's most celebrated lyricists of the past four decades, Etienne Roda-Gil, dies of a stroke. He is 62. 2001 - The first live…

  16. Crazy Frog Outpaces Coldplay In U.K.

    May 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The novelty single "Axel F" (Gusto) by Crazy Frog upstaged Coldplay's "Speed of Sound" (Parlophone) on yesterday's (May 29) new U.K. singles chart by beating it to No. 1. The track, one of several to The novelty single "Axel F" (Gusto) by Crazy Frog…

  17. Hot Product

    May 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Oasis 'Truth' Be Told Oasis attempts to recapture its mid-'90s Britpop glory days with "Don't Believe the Truth," due this week via Big Brother/Sony internationally and Epic in North America. The album is led by the single "Lyla," which went to No. 1…

  18. Hot Product

    May 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Smog 'River' Deep Bill Callahan's 12th full-length album as Smog, "A River Ain't Too Much To Love," arrives this week via Drag City. The 10-track set was recorded at Willie Nelson's Pedernales Studios in Austin, Texas, and features Connie Lovatt on bass and…

  19. This Day in Music

    May 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2003 - </b>Mickie Most, one of the top U.K. producers in the '60s and '70s, dies in London of cancer. He is 64. Most produced such hits as the Animals' "House of the Rising Sun" and "We Gotta Get O 2003 - Mickie Most, one of the top U.K. producers…

  20. This Day in Music

    May 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2004 - </b>Brenda Fassie is posthumously honored at the 10th annual South African Music Awards (SAMAs), held at Sun City, outside Johannesburg. Fassie _ who died May 9 _ is recognized with the pres 2004 - Brenda Fassie is posthumously honored at the 10th annual South African…

Pages