1. Yeah Yeah Yeahs Working Slowly On New Tunes

    July 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Yeah Yeah Yeahs are working on material for their next Interscope album, but there's no timetable yet on its release. "[I'm] working here and there, without much pressure on myself," frontwoman Ka The Yeah Yeah Yeahs are working on material for their next Interscope…

  2. Farrell Taking Lollapalooza Into The Green, Black

    July 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Perry Farrell says he's excited about a lot of things happening at this year's Lollapalooza '07 festival (Aug. 3-5 in Chicago) -- from the ecologically friendly greening of the festival to, well, fina Perry Farrell says he's excited about a lot of things happening at this…

  3. This Day in Music

    July 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - The Intonation Music Festival opens its gates at Chicago's Union Park and manages to achieve a goal for all first-year festivals: it sells out. Headliners included the Decemberists, Tortoise, L 2005 - The Intonation Music Festival opens its gates at Chicago's Union Park and…

  4. McPhee Enrolls For Sorority Flick With Faris

    July 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT "American Idol" runner-up Katharine McPhee will make her studio acting debut as a pregnant hippie in an untitled comedy starring Anna Faris. McPhee, Emma Stone, Rumer Willis, Kat Dennings and comedian "American Idol" runner-up Katharine McPhee will make her studio acting…

  5. Music On TV: July 2 - July 8

    July 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music on TV listings for July 2 - July 8, 2007. MONDAY, July 2 "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured Artist(s): Kings Of Leon, Conan O'Brien. "Jimmy Kimmel Live," ABC Featured Artist(s): Ashley Judd, Matthew Bomer, The Bravery. "Late Night with Conan O&…

  6. Ask Billboard

    May 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Keith answers readers' questions on Shania Twain, Cher and Aretha Franklin. TWAIN'S LATEST TWANG Hi Keith, Having watched the Academy of Country Music Awards this past week and being a huge fan of Shania Twain (who appeared on the show), can you tell me what she has been up to…

  7. This Day in Music

    February 04, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Claude Pepper, aka Jack Mack of L.A. R&B group Jack Mack & the Heart Attack, dies of cancer in Sacramento, Calif. He is 50. Pepper, a drummer, co-founded Jack Mack & the Heart Attac 2003 - Claude Pepper, aka Jack Mack of L.A. R&B group Jack Mack & the Heart Attack,…

  8. Gotti Associate McGriff Convicted Of Murder

    February 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST A notorious crack kingpin with ties to the hip-hop industry was convicted today (Feb. 1) in a federal death penalty case for paying $50,000 to have two rivals gunned down in 2001. A notorious crack kingpin with ties to the hip-hop industry was convicted today (Feb. 1) in a federal death…

  9. 05OnTV

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Jan. 22-28, 2006. MONDAY, JAN. 22 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Natalie MacMaster (also scheduled: Natalie MacMaster, Jan Crawford Greenburg). "The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet," FOX Featured artist(s): Daughtry. "…

  10. Aretha Corrals Faith Hill, Shirley Caesar For New Album

    December 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST Aretha Franklin says her new album, "Aretha: A Woman Falling Out of Love," is "the real deal," and she has a guest list to back that up. Franklin is joined on the set by gospel greats Shirley Caesar, Aretha Franklin says her new album, "Aretha: A Woman Falling Out of…

  11. Dylan Helps Remember Pair Of 'Unsung Heroes'

    August 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT With the release this week of his new album, "Modern Times," Bob Dylan has been inescapable in the press. With the release this week of his new album, "Modern Times," Bob Dylan has been inescapable in the press. But a short film and an album reissue will put the spotlight…

  12. Yeah Yeah Yeahs Rock With Fans In 'Cheated' Clip

    July 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The Yeah Yeah Yeahs fight for screen time with look-a-like fans from all over the world in the video for their new single, "Cheated Hearts." The group handpicked 25 clips out of about 100 submissions The Yeah Yeah Yeahs fight for screen time with look-a-like fans from all over the…

  13. This Day in Music

    July 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>26-year-old Karen Manders dies from injuries sustained from a 30-foot fall from a barrier at an overcrowded free concert in Brighton, England, headlined by Fatboy Slim.<br clear="none"/> 2005 - The Intonation Music Festival opens its gates at Chicago&…

  14. Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival / April 29-30, 2006 / Indio, Calif. (Empire Polo Field)

    May 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT With more than 90 bands playing on five stages, it was impossible to see everything at the seventh Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif. So what follows are some of the plentiful Billboard's Jonathan Cohen, Todd Martens and Brian Cohen hit the California desert for…

  15. Coachell-O

    May 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Fans given reason to scream 'Yeah' thrice at Coachella. Karen O. of New York's Yeah Yeah Yeahs performs April 30 during the Coachella Music Festival in Indio, Calif. News Karen O …

  16. Coachella Day Two: Madonna Makes It Quick, Gnarls Goes 'Crazy'

    May 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Madonna made her festival debut last night (April 30) at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif., performing six songs in front of one of the largest crowds ever to witness an Madonna made her festival debut last night (April 30) at the Coachella Valley Music &…

  17. Roll The 'Bones'

    March 26, 2006 12:00 AM EST New York rock trio the Yeah Yeah Yeahs roars back this week with its second Interscope album, "Show Your Bones." New York rock trio the Yeah Yeah Yeahs roars back this week with its second Interscope album, "Show Your Bones." First single "Gold Lion" is No. 17…

  18. 41st Academy of Country Music Awards - Final Nominees

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Final nominees for the 41st Academy of Country Music Awards, to be handed out May 23 in Las Vegas. Below are the final nominees for the 41st Academy of Country Music Awards, to be handed out May 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, in a ceremony airing live on CBS. ALBUM OF THE YEAR…

  19. 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

    February 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST Billboard Latin Music Awards finalists, to be handed out April 27 in Miami during a ceremony that will air live on the Telemundo network. Below are the 2006 Billboard Latin Music Awards finalists (listed in alphabetical order by artist). The awards will be handed out April 27 in Miami…

  20. This Day in Music

    February 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>1999 - </b>Internationally acclaimed dance and R&B music legend Gwen Guthrie dies of cancer in Orange, N.J. Guthrie, 49, is most famous for her 1986 hit, "Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent."< 2003 - Claude Pepper, aka Jack Mack of L.A. R&B…

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