1. This Day in Music

    April 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Phil Walden, the colorful and oft-controversial founder of the pathfinding Southern rock label Capricorn Records and manager of Otis Redding and the Allman Brothers, dies of lung cancer at his 2006 - Phil Walden, the colorful and oft-controversial founder of the pathfinding Southern…

  2. Willie Nelson's World

    January 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST When superstar Kenny Chesney and veteran producer Buddy Cannon were approached about producing the iconic Willie Nelson, Chesney says he had two goals in mind. "I wanted to keep the element of Willie When superstar Kenny Chesney and veteran producer Buddy Cannon were approached about…

  3. This Day in Music

    April 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Phil Walden, the colorful and oft-controversial founder of the pathfinding Southern rock label Capricorn Records and manager of Otis Redding and the Allman Brothers, dies of lung cancer at his 2006 - Phil Walden, the colorful and oft-controversial founder of the pathfinding Southern…

  4. This Day in Music

    April 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1991 - </b>Punk rock forerunner Johnny Thunders dies of a drug overdose in New Orleans at age 38.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2003 - Pop singer Jessica Simpson adds to her television-acting resume with an episode of "The Twilight…

  5. Loveless 'Dreams' Up New Studio Disc

    June 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT On "Dreamin' My Dreams," Patty Loveless mixes the sounds of contemporary country with the rootsy bluegrass music that is closest to her heart. On "Dreamin' My Dreams," Patty Loveless mixes the sounds of contemporary country with the rootsy bluegrass music that is…

  6. This Day in Music

    April 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2003 - </b>Pop singer Jessica Simpson adds to her television-acting resume with an episode of "The Twilight Zone." Simpson stars in a segment of the UPN series as a babysitter who discovers the lif 2003 - Pop singer Jessica Simpson adds to her television-acting resume…

  7. This Day in Music

    April 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>Andrea Bocelli is honored for his outstanding contribution to music at the third Classical Brit Awards. 2002 - Andrea Bocelli is honored for his outstanding contribution to music at the third Classical Brit Awards. 1999 - Garth Brooks, Billy Ray Cyrus, Rhett Akins,…

  8. Steal Another Day

    February 08, 2003 12:00 AM EST Guitar picker, songwriter, and all-around good guy Steve Wariner debuts on his own SelecTone label here, and it's a home-grown project that blends recuts of previous hits with new material. Guitar picker, songwriter, and all-around good guy Steve Wariner debuts on his own SelecTone label…

  9. Tell the Truth

    July 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT With Keb' Mo' sitting in on mandobanjo and harmonica, Lee Roy Parnell gets into the countrified blues of "I Declare," singing, "I declare I've been set free." For all we know, this could be a direct r With Keb' Mo' sitting in on mandobanjo and…

  10. Billboard Bits: Shaq/Kobe, Lee Roy Parnell, Slick Rick

    May 08, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Shaquille O'Neal, Kobe Bryant, Lee Roy Parnell, and Slick Rick. Heads High Entertainment, a label founded by CEO Jerrod Washington and L.A. Lakers basketball player Kobe Bryant, is putting together an all-star cover of Kool & the Gang's "Cherish" to benefit the…