1. Hot Product

    July 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: -- A best-of from country star Trace Adkins, "Greatest Hits Vol. 1" (Capitol). -- Dance act Fannypack's "So Stylistic" (Tommy Boy), featuring the hit "Cameltoe." -- Rapper Killah Priest&…

  2. HOT RAP TRACKS

    July 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/airplay/rap.jsp 1. Magic Stick , Lil' Kim featuring 50 Cent 2. Right Thurr , Chingy 3. 21 Questions , Nate Dogg featuring 50 Cent 4. P.I.M.P. , 50 Cent 5. Get Busy , Sean Paul Issue date: July 12, 2003 News Lil' Kim , Sean Paul , Nate Dogg , Chingy …

  3. Beyonce Dominates Billboard Charts

    July 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Destiny's Child's Beyonce claims the No. 1 post on Billboard's Hot 100, as her "Crazy in Love" featuring Jay-Z jumps 3-1 ends the two-week run of Clay Aiken's "This Is the Night." The cut is drawn fro Destiny's Child's Beyonce claims the No. 1…

  4. Lil' Kim's Lost Jewelry Recovered

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT An estimated $250,000 worth of jewelry belonging to Lil' Kim was recovered Friday at New York's Kennedy International Airport, where it had disappeared one week earlier. An estimated $250,000 worth of jewelry belonging to Lil' Kim was recovered Friday at New York's Kennedy…

  5. HOT RAP TRACKS

    June 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/airplay/rap.jsp 1. Magic Stick , Lil' Kim Featuring 50 Cent 2. 21 Questions , 50 Cent Featuring Nate Dogg 3. Can't Let You Go , Fabolous Featuring Mike Shorey & Lil' Mo 4. Get Busy , Sean Paul 5. Right Thurr , Chingy Issue date: July 5, 2003 News Lil' Kim ,…

  6. Lips Nailed For Cat Stevens Song Similarity

    June 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The Flaming Lips have been forced to turn over publishing royalties to Cat Stevens as part of a settlement in which Stevens (real name: Yusuf Islam) alleged that the Lips' song "Fight Test" bore a ver The Flaming Lips have been forced to turn over publishing royalties to Cat…

  7. CHART BEAT BONUS

    June 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on the chart feats of Steve Winwood, Beyonce, John Mellencamp, Clay Aiken and Buddy Jewell. BACK IN THE CHART LIFE : After a six-year absence, Steve Winwood returns to The Billboard 200, as "About Time" (on his own Wincraft imprint) enters at No. 126. It's…

  8. Grokster Blasts RIAA Anti-Piracy Tactics

    June 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The Recording Industry Association of America's plan to sue individuals for distributing "substantial amounts" of music files on peer-to-peer networks isn't likely to change consumer behavior, critics The Recording Industry Association of America's plan to sue…

  9. HOT COUNTRY SINGLES & TRACKS

    June 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/airplay/country.jsp 1. Beer For My Horses , Toby Keith Duet With Willie Nelson 2. My Front Porch Looking In , Lonestar 3. Stay Gone , Jimmy Wayne 4. Red Dirt Road , Brooks & Dunn 5. Speed , Montgomery Gentry Issue date: July 5, 2003 News Willie Nelson , Keith Duet , Toby Keith …

  10. 'Idols' Still Rule Billboard's Singles Charts

    June 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Reality TV's latest musical successes show no sign of slowing down, as "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken and winner Ruben Studdard hold their respective 1-2 positions on Billboard's Hot 100 for a s Reality TV's latest musical successes show no sign of slowing down,…

  11. 50 Cent, B2K Top 2003 BET Awards

    June 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Cent and B2K cashed in as the big winners last night (June 24) at the third annual BET Awards. Each took two honors home from the three-hour event, hosted by actress/comedian Monique at the Kodak T 50 Cent and B2K cashed in as the big winners last night (June 24) at the third annual BET…

  12. Wayne Turns Hard-Knock Life Into Memorable Music

    June 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. After years of churning out slick, scrubbed, media-schooled cowboys, country music is favoring another style -- male artists with grit and substance who have led real lives. Among the artists leading that charge is Jimmy Wayne, whose self-titled…

  13. Breaking & Entering

    June 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Fountains Of Wayne, Mest and Grandaddy. A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. WAYNE'S WORLD: The peppy power-pop of New York-based quartet…

  14. TOP INDEPENDENT ALBUMS

    June 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/indie_albums.jsp 1. Kings Of Crunk , Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz 2. Vans Warped Tour 2003 Compilation , Various Artists 3. Blackout , Dropkick Murphys 4. American Spirit , Mannheim Steamroller/C.W. McCall 5. I Love It , Craig Morgan Issue date: June 28, 2003 News Craig Morgan …

  15. Our Lady Peace To Hoist 'Live' Album

    June 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Veteran Canadian rock/pop act Our Lady Peace is set to release a concert album, "Live," July 1 through Columbia Records. The band will also hit the road early next month for a two-month tour with 3 Do Veteran Canadian rock/pop act Our Lady Peace is set to release a concert album, …

  16. This Day in Music

    June 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Natalie Maines of the Dixie Chicks weds actor Adrian Pasdar in Las Vegas. 2000 - Natalie Maines of the Dixie Chicks weds actor Adrian Pasdar in Las Vegas. 1999 - Eric Clapton parts with 100 of his guitars and generates over $5 million for his Crossroads Centre at…

  17. Lil' Kim Reports Big Jewel Heist

    June 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Hip-hop artist Lil' Kim, known for flaunting her jewelry, said someone stole $250,000 of it at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Friday -- including her signature "Queen Bee" necklac Hip-hop artist Lil' Kim, known for flaunting her jewelry, said…

  18. Evanescence Tops U.K. Singles, Album Charts

    June 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Evanescence achieved chart domination in the U.K. yesterday (June 22). The newly published sales charts showed the band not only staying at No. 1 for a third week with the single "Bring Me To Life" fe Evanescence achieved chart domination in the U.K. yesterday (June 22). The newly…

  19. Tunes On TV

    June 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for June 23-29, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, JUNE 23 CMT News Special: "Natalie vs. Toby: Both Sides of the War," CMT Featured Artists: Dixie Chicks, Toby Keith. "An American Celebration at Ford's Theatre," ABC…

  20. HEATSEEKERS

    June 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/heatseekers.jsp 1. I Love It , Craig Morgan 2. Kemistry , Kem 3. Young Roscoe Philaphornia , Roscoe 4. Welcome Interstate Managers , Fountains Of Wayne 5. Bringing It All Together , Vickie Winans Issue date: June 28, 2003 News Craig Morgan , Vickie Winans …

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