1. 'Not Another' Alt Rock Covers Soundtrack

    November 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST In assembling the soundtrack for the upcoming irreverent comedy "Not Another Teen Movie," executive producer and Maverick CEO Guy Oseary said "the main focus was to create a soundtrack that had a time In assembling the soundtrack for the upcoming irreverent comedy "Not…

  2. Hot Product

    November 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST Previewing new albums from Britney Spears, George Strait, Tony Bennett, Faith Evans, Angie Stone, and more. Love 'Slave' Britney Spears credits production duo the Neptunes with helping to push her music into more mature and experimental territory on "Britney," her third…

  3. Creed Has 'Weathered' Success

    November 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST At a time when far too much current rock music is steeped in anger and darkness, Creed frontman Scott Stapp thinks that it's time for a little light. "I don't see the merit in wallowing in misery," St At a time when far too much current rock music is steeped in anger and…

  4. Gorillaz, Fatboy Tops At Billboard VMAs

    November 03, 2001 12:00 AM EST With three awards each, Gorillaz's "Clint Eastwood" (Parlophone/Virgin) and Fatboy Slim's "Weapon of Choice" (Skint/Astralwerks) were the big winners of the 2001 Billboard Music Video Awards, present With three awards each, Gorillaz's "Clint Eastwood…

  5. Escape

    November 03, 2001 12:00 AM EST With Escape—and its first hit, the undeniably charming "Hero"—Iglesias permanently shakes off the media-driven notion that he's merely riding papa Julio's platinum coattails into public With Escape—and its first hit, the undeniably charming "Hero"—Iglesias…

  6. Billboard Bits: American Head Charge, Xbox, MTV, & more

    November 02, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on American Head Charge, Xbox, MTV, & more American Head Charge guitarist Dave Rogers was arrested Wednesday after playing a set completely nude during the Pledge of Allegiance tour stop at Continental Airlines Arena in East Rutherford, N.J. Rogers was arrested backstage for public…

  7. Clint Black's 'Greatest Hits II' Features Duet, New Tracks

    November 02, 2001 12:00 AM EST Ask Clint Black what factor has made him a consistent country hitmaker for the past 12 years, and he points upward. "It's the hat," he says, grinning. "It's always been there." On Nov. 20, it's hats o Ask Clint Black what factor has made him a consistent…

  8. U2, DMB Lead My VH1 Award Nominations

    November 02, 2001 12:00 AM EST U2 and Dave Matthews Band lead the nominees for the My VH1 Music Awards '01, with six mentions each, according to the Hollywood Reporter. No Doubt frontwoman Gwen Stefani came in second with five nomi U2 and Dave Matthews Band lead the nominees for the My VH1 Music Awards '01, with…

  9. 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…

  10. 'Concert For NYC' Tally Reaches $30 Million

    November 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST The Concert for New York City has raised more than $30 million for World Trade Center relief efforts, and donations are still being accepted. The running total as of today (Nov. 1) includes money rais The Concert for New York City has raised more than $30 million for World Trade Center relief…

  11. All-Star Album Features New Harrison Track

    November 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST George Harrison's first composition and recording since beginning his much-publicized battle with cancer will be featured on "Small World Big Band," the new album by British musician and broadcaster J George Harrison's first composition and recording since beginning his…

  12. Madonna Nets 'Immaculate' RIAA Diamond

    November 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST With the release of her second greatest hits set just around the corner, Madonna's 1990 Warner Bros. compilation "The Immaculate Collection" has been certified by the Recording Industry Association of With the release of her second greatest hits set just around the corner,…

  13. Concert Video Takes Chili Peppers 'Off The Map'

    October 31, 2001 12:00 AM EST The Red Hot Chili Peppers will release a concert DVD/VHS, "Off the Map," on Dec. 4 through Warner Bros. The 70-minute VHS version features 18 songs captured in Portland, Ore., in September 2000, inclu The Red Hot Chili Peppers will release a concert DVD/VHS, "Off the Map,"…

  14. STP Want A 'Revolution' For Charity

    October 31, 2001 12:00 AM EST Modern rock veterans Stone Temple Pilots have recorded a studio version of the Beatles' "Revolution" and will donate proceeds from its Nov. 27 release as a single to the Twin Towers Fund, which is pro Modern rock veterans Stone Temple Pilots have recorded a studio version of…

  15. Billboard Bits: Bono/Stipe/Moby, Crowes, Napster, Rammstein

    October 30, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on Bono/Stipe/Moby, Crowes, Napster, Rammstein U2 frontman Bono, R.E.M. lead singer Michael Stipe, and electronica maven Moby made unannounced appearances last night (Oct. 29) in New York, at the second of two anti-violence benefit concerts organized by the Beastie Boys. Prior to the…

  16. Hip-Hop Stars Turn Out For 'Monster Jam'

    October 30, 2001 12:00 AM EST The FleetCenter in Boston welcomed a number of today's biggest hip-hop acts to town last night (Oct. 29) as radio station WJMN (Jam'n 94.5) hosted Monster Jam 2001. The event, sold-out well in advance The FleetCenter in Boston welcomed a number of today's biggest hip-hop acts…

  17. Billboard Bits: Z100, Reverb, Concert for NYC, and more

    October 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on Z100, Reverb, Concert for NYC, and more New York radio outlet Z100 (WHTZ) has gotten a jump on the holiday season with the announcement of its annual Jingle Ball concert. Set for Dec. 13 at Madison Square Garden, the event line-up already boasts Alicia Keys, Craig David, and Enrique…

  18. Q Awards Honor U.K.'s Finest

    October 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST The uniquely British Kate Bush received a rapturous welcome today (Oct. 29) at the 12th annual Q awards in London, honored in the category of classic songwriter by readers of the U.K. music magazine. The uniquely British Kate Bush received a rapturous welcome today (Oct. 29) at the 12th…

  19. Listen.com Inks Indie Deals

    October 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST Online music company Listen.com has entered into content licensing deals with 19 independent labels for use of their music on Rhapsody, the on-demand streaming subscription service it is developing, B Online music company Listen.com has entered into content licensing deals with 19 independent…

  20. Lou Reed Gets Poe-etic

    October 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST Lou Reed and stage director Robert Wilson have teamed up to create "POEtry," a musical journey through the spooky and often spine-tingling works of author Edgar Allen Poe. The show will open Nov. 27 a Lou Reed and stage director Robert Wilson have teamed up to create "POEtry,…

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