1. Juvenile Arrested After Florida Club Fight

    August 21, 2012 10:00 AM EDT MIAMI BEACH, Fla. -- Rapper Juvenile has been arrested on disorderly conduct charges after police responded to a fight at a nightclub in Miami Beach's Fontainebleau Hotel. Juvenile Talks New Album, Drake Collaboration, & Hot Boys Reunion A Miami Beach police report says the 37-year…

  2. Down With the Clown: ICP Gathering of the Juggalos Diary, Day 2

    August 13, 2011 4:00 PM EDT Editor's Note: To describe the Insane Clown Posse's Gathering of the Juggalos as one of the more outrageous music festivals is, perhaps, an understatement. To fully grasp the infamy surrounding the fest and the entire Juggalo subculture, one must experience it. So we sent Billboard…

  3. Rapper B.G. Indicted on Gun, Conspiracy Charges

    May 20, 2011 12:13 PM EDT A federal grand jury on Thursday indicted New Orleans rapper B.G. on gun and conspiracy charges, U.S. Attorney Jim Letten said. Letten said the 30-year-old rapper, whose real name is Christopher Dorsey, faces two counts of being a felon in possession of a firearm and one count of conspiracy…

  4. Juvenile Arrested on Marijuana Charge

    February 28, 2011 11:05 AM EST New Orleans rapper Juvenile was arrested on a drug charge and released from a northern Louisiana jail after posting bond, police said Sunday. Sterlington Police Sgt. Jacob Greer said that Juvenile, whose real name is Terius Gray, was charged with simple possession of marijuana and driving on…

  5. Boyle, Bocelli Battle For Next Week's No. 1 Album

    December 04, 2009 1:16 AM EST On next week's Billboard 200 albums chart, the sweet sounds of Susan Boyle 's album "I Dreamed a Dream" may be replaced by the holiday tunes of Andrea Bocelli as the latter's "My Christmas" set could rise to the top. Industry prognosticators suggest that U.K…

  6. Video: Juvenile Ego Trips On 'Cocky and Confident'

    October 30, 2009 11:23 AM EDT Southern Rapper Returns After A Three-Year Hiatus Long before Lil Wayne was topping sales charts, Juvenile was selling albums and laying the foundation for Cash Money Records, the label that eventually launched the tattooed rapper to superstardom. As part of the Hot Boy$ , along with rappers…

  7. Chart Beat: Katy Perry, Leona Lewis, Coldplay

    July 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Fred and his readers discuss Katy Perry, the first rock song, Leona Lewis and more! TIME FOR A CHANGE? Dear Fred, It is a significant achievement that Katy Perry has achieved the rock era's 1000th Number One single on the Billboard pop charts with "I Kissed A Girl," which -…

  8. Juvenile Arrested For Pot Possession

    February 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST The rapper known as Juvenile was arrested yesterday (Feb. 12) after police in Jackson, Miss., pulled him over for an expired tag and found marijuana in his car, authorities said. The rapper known as Juvenile was arrested yesterday (Feb. 12) after police in Jackson, Miss., pulled him over for…

  9. Billboard Bits: 'S.M.A.C.K.,' NYC River To River,

    April 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT News on 'S.M.A.C.K.,' NYC River To River, Paul Wall, DMX, Juvenile and Bun B are among the hip-hop artists featured on "S.M.A.C.K. The Album: Volume 1," due May 23 via Koch. The two-disc CD/DVD set also spotlights up-and-coming rappers such as Maino and Bleu DaVinci. The…

  10. Juvenile's 'Reality' Upends Ne-Yo At No. 1

    March 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST Rapper Juvenile scores the No. 1 spot on The Billboard 200 chart for the first time in his career this week. "Reality Check" (UTP/Atlantic) sold 174,000 copies this week in the United States, accordin Rapper Juvenile scores the No. 1 spot on The Billboard 200 chart for the first…

  11. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    March 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST The first solo album since 1984 from Pink Floyd's David Gilmoor, the major-label studio debut from Hasidic reggae rapper Matisyahu, a non-New Pornographers effort from Neko Case and a country music di The Atlantic debut from rapper Juvenile, "Reality Check," featuring…

  12. Rapper Juvenile Arrested In Florida

    January 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST Rap artist Juvenile was arrested in central Florida on a warrant related to a child support case and released on his own recognizance, jail officials said Saturday. Rap artist Juvenile was arrested in central Florida on a warrant related to a child support case, jail officials said Saturday.…

  13. Music-Related Hurricane Relief Efforts Grow

    September 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Faith Hill and Aaron Neville have been added to tonight's (Sept. 2) "A Concert for Hurricane Relief," staged in New York by NBC Universal and featuring Tim McGraw, Wynton Marsalis and Harry Connick Jr Faith Hill and Aaron Neville have been added to tonight's (Sept. 2) …

  14. The Two Sides Of 'Gemini' McKnight

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Brian McKnight recalls that it was once easier for someone like himself to be considered a mainstream artist. "Seven years ago, maybe, there were eight or nine formats I could be played on," the singer/songwriter says. "But you…

  15. Hot Product

    February 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Brian McKnight Two Sides To McKnight Brian McKnight recalls that it was once easier for someone like himself to be considered a mainstream artist. "Seven years ago, maybe, there were eight or nine formats I could be played on," the artist says. "But you know what? I'm not…

  16. Turning Point

    December 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Mario's vocal talent attracted attention two years ago with breakout single "Just a Friend 2002" from his self-titled album. Sophomore set "Turning Point" represents the 18-year-old's transition both Mario's vocal talent attracted attention two years ago…

  17. Hot Product

    October 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: A double-disc retrospective from singer/songwriter John Mellencamp, "Words & Music" (Island). A new best-of from country act Brooks & Dunn, "Greatest Hits Collection 2" (Arista Nashville). A new…

  18. CHART BEAT BONUS

    July 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on chart activity relating to Usher, Juvenile, Van Halen, the Jacksons and Reba McEntire. FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER: Between 1955 and 2003, no song with a title that began with the word "Slow" had ever made it to No. 1 on the Billboard pop singles chart. Then,…

  19. Juvenile Shifts To Atlantic

    July 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Atlantic Records has signed rapper Juvenile to a long-term, exclusive, worldwide deal. Atlantic Records has signed rapper Juvenile to a long-term, exclusive, worldwide deal. A new album is due in early 2005. The rapper was previously aligned with Cash Money/Universal, which released his sixth…

  20. Hot Product

    December 22, 2003 12:00 AM EST Other titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: New albums from rapper Juvenile ("Juve the Great," Cash Money/Universal) and rap acts Bravehearts ("Bravehearted," Ill Will/Columbia) and Three 6 Mafia ("Da Unbreakables: Screwed & Chopped,"…

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