1. Jay-Z, 311 In The 'Mix' For Summer Tour

    June 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT As first tipped here last month, Jay-Z and the Roc-A-Fella family, 311, Hoobastank, Nappy Roots, N*E*R*D, and Talib Kweli are confirmed for the inaugural Sprite Liquid Mix tour. The 15-city trek will As first tipped here last month, Jay-Z and the Roc-A-Fella family, 311, Hoobastank, Nappy…

  2. Fans Of Nappy Roots Savor 'Gritz'

    June 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT (Feature excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com) It's hard not to like the Nappy Roots. With their easygoing personalities and live show, the Bowling Green, Ky.-based sextet of Big V, R. Prophe It's hard not to like the Nappy Roots. With their easygoing personalities and live…

  3. Billboard Bits: Jay-Z, Lance Bass, Queen's Jubilee

    May 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT News on Jay-Z, Lance Bass, Queen's Jubilee In what is shaping up to be one of the more intriguing treks of the summer, Jay-Z is set to headline the Sprite-Liquid Mix tour, which will hit 15 North American markets from Aug. 20 to Sept. 8. 311 is the only other confirmed act for the bill,…

  4. Papa Roach Plans Pre-'Anger' Tour

    May 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Papa Roach has lined up an 18-date tour in advance of its previously announced stint on the Anger Management trek with Eminem, Ludacris, and the X-Ecutioners. The dates began last night (May 7) in Mod Papa Roach has lined up an 18-date tour in advance of its previously announced stint on the…

  5. 16TunesOnTV

    April 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Music-related television listings for April 15-21, 2002. MONDAY, APRIL 15, 2002 "The Rosie O'Donnell Show," Syndicated Featured Artist: Sheryl Crow (also scheduled: John Stamos, Kate Burton). "The Hughleys," UPN Featured Artists: Shaggy, Destiny's Child's…

  6. Atlanta Warms Up For Music Midtown

    April 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST The full lineup for Atlanta's ninth annual Music Midtown Festival has been set, and will feature the likes of Stone Temple Pilots, Incubus, Kid Rock, Bush, No Doubt, Garbage, Bo Diddley, Counting Crow The full lineup for Atlanta's ninth annual Music Midtown Festival has been set,…

  7. Jackson Trades Places With J. Lo At No. 1

    February 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST Valentine's Day and the extended U.S. President's Day weekend led music retailers to their strongest week this year, and Alan Jackson's "Drive" took full advantage. The Arista Nashville set cruises ba Valentine's Day and the extended U.S. President's Day…

  8. Fuel Seeks To Silence Toyota

    February 13, 2002 12:00 AM EST Epic modern rock act Fuel has requested that Toyota cease and desist using the name of a rock tour the auto manufacturer is sponsoring. The band feels the similarity of Toyota's "Fuel The Music Tour," Epic modern rock act Fuel has requested that Toyota cease and desist using…

  9. Sum 41, American Hi-Fi To 'Fuel The Music'

    January 31, 2002 12:00 AM EST Island labelmates Sum 41, American Hi-Fi, Hoobastank, Rival Schools, Injected, Andrew WK, Blindfold, rubyhorse, and Greenwheel have signed on for the Fuel The Music tour, sponsored by online music sit Island labelmates Sum 41, American Hi-Fi, Hoobastank, Rival Schools, Injected, Andrew WK,…

  10. Creed Scores An Eighth Week At No. 1

    January 17, 2002 12:00 AM EST Creed's "Weathered" has joined 'N Sync's "No Strings Attached" (Jive) and Eminem's "The Marshall Mathers LP" (Web/AftermathInterscope) as the only albums in the SoundScan era that have held No. 1 on T Creed's "Weathered" has…

  11. New Creed, P.O.D. Tracks On 'Scorpion King'

    January 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST Creed, P.O.D., Godsmack, System Of A Down, Nickelback, Sevendust, and Mushroomhead are among the acts that have contributed new tracks to Universal's "Music From and Inspired by 'The Scorpion King'," Creed, P.O.D., Godsmack, System Of A Down, Nickelback, Sevendust,…

  12. 311, Hoobastank Bond For Int'l Tour

    January 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST Funk/pop quintet 311 and modern rock act Hoobastank have just kicked off the international leg of a lengthy tour, the U.S. portion of which is now confirmed. The stateside trek will begin Feb. 28 in S Funk/pop quintet 311 and modern rock act Hoobastank have just kicked off the international…

  13. 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&…

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