1. Rock Vets Fete Harrison On Tribute Disc

    December 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Todd Rundgren, Kinks guitarist Dave Davies, former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman, former Byrds leader Roger McGuinn, and late Who bassist John Entwistle are among the artists who have contributed Todd Rundgren, Kinks guitarist Dave Davies, former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman, former…

  2. 50TunesOnTV

    December 09, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Dec. 9-15, 2002. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, DEC. 9 " The 2002 Billboard Music Awards ," Fox Featured Artists: Aerosmith, Cher, Faith Hill, Joe, Annie Lennox, LL Cool J, Master P, Nas, Run-DMC, Puff Daddy…

  3. CHART BEAT BONUS

    December 06, 2002 12:00 AM EST "Chart Beat" columnist Fred Bronson reports on the latest chart activity of B2K & P. Diddy, Jay-Z, and Eminem. 2B OR NOT 2B: They've sold a lot of records, but the four Los Angeles teenagers known as B2K have never earned a berth in the top-30 portion of Billboard's…

  4. This Day in Music

    December 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST <b>2000 - </b>R&B star Sisqo takes home six trophies at the 2000 Billboard Music Awards at Las Vegas' MGM Grand Arena, while Destiny's Child, Dixie Chicks, Faith Hill and 'N Sync corral four each. 2000 - R&B star Sisqo takes home six trophies at the 2000…

  5. Swizz Beatz Grabs The Mike And Breaks The Rules

    December 03, 2002 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Having made his mark behind the scenes as a noted producer and label executive with his Full Surface imprint, Swizz Beatz enters new territory with his solo debut, "G.H.E.T.T.O. Stories," due Dec. 10 via DreamWorks. Since he is known as…

  6. Travelogue

    November 30, 2002 12:00 AM EST The basic concept for this two-disc set is compelling: 1995 Billboard Century Award Honoree Joni Mitchell revisits 22 songs from her rich catalog, rerecording them with a 70-piece orchestra, a 13-pers The basic concept for this two-disc set is compelling: 1995 Billboard Century Award Honoree…

  7. Judge Denies Bobby Brown Motion

    November 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST A DeKalb County (Ga.) State Court judge denied a motion today (Nov. 25) to drop charges against singer Bobby Brown from a 1996 traffic stop. Brown appeared in the Decatur, Ga., court with his wife, si A DeKalb County (Ga.) State Court judge denied a motion today (Nov. 25) to drop charges…

  8. Strait Spends Winter On The 'Road Less Traveled'

    November 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST Country artist George Strait will take the Road Less Traveled once again, as he has lined up a second leg of that tour for early next year. Country artist George Strait will take the Road Less Traveled once again, as he has lined up a second leg of that tour for early next year. The trek will…

  9. 48TunesOnTV

    November 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Nov. 25-Dec. 1, 2002. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, NOV. 25 "Live With Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Vanessa Carlton (also scheduled: John Leguizamo; live from San Juan, Puerto Rico). "…

  10. Cedric 'The Entertainer' To Host Billboard Awards

    November 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST Comedian Cedric "The Entertainer" will host the 2002 Billboard Music Awards, airing Dec. 9 on Fox live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Cedric, who stars in the Fox show "Cedric The Enter Comedian Cedric "The Entertainer" will host the 2002 Billboard…

  11. Going Against The Grain, McGraw Fulfills His Vision

    November 18, 2002 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. It's a testament to his stature as an artist that Tim McGraw was able to buck country- music protocol and use his own band to record the new album "Tim McGraw and the Dancehall Doctors," due Nov. 26 on Curb Records. (Who are the…

  12. Timberlake, Hill Sign On For Billboard Music Awards

    November 14, 2002 12:00 AM EST Justin Timberlake and Faith Hill have been added to the performance lineup for the 2002 Billboard Music Awards, joining previously announced performers Avril Lavigne, Creed, Nelly, and Puddle Of Mudd. Justin Timberlake and Faith Hill have been added to the performance lineup for the 2002…

  13. Bobby Brown Trial Date Set

    November 13, 2002 12:00 AM EST A Georgia judge yesterday (Nov. 12) ordered singer Bobby Brown, arrested last week in Atlanta on drug and speeding charges, to stand trial later this month on 1996 charges including driving under the A Georgia judge yesterday (Nov. 12) ordered singer Bobby Brown, arrested last week in Atlanta…

  14. Cash Money Assembles 'Platinum Hits'

    November 13, 2002 12:00 AM EST Dedicated rap label Cash Money Records is celebrating the success of its artist roster with the "Cash Money Records Platinum Hits Volume 1" compilation, due Nov. 19 via Cash Money/Universal. Executive Dedicated rap label Cash Money Records is celebrating the success of its artist…

  15. Joni Mitchell Says New Album Will Be Her Last

    November 13, 2002 12:00 AM EST Veteran singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell, disgusted with the music business, has said her latest album will also be her last. "These are my last two records," the influential Canadian songstress said o Veteran singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell, disgusted with the music business, has…

  16. Billboard Bits: Eat The Day, McClinton, 'Harry Potter'

    November 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Stories on Eat The Day's search for a singer, Delbert McClinton's ninth annual music cruise, and the "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack." Ex-Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland is making progress on his new group Eat The Day's…

  17. Cher To Be Honored At Billboard Awards

    November 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Grammy-winning diva Cher will receive the Artist Achievement award during the 2002 Billboard Music Awards, set to air Dec. 9 on Fox live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The award, which Grammy-winning diva Cher will receive the Artist Achievement award during the 2002 Billboard…

  18. Bobby Brown Appears In Court

    November 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST R&B singer Bobby Brown used a criminal court appearance in Decatur, Ga., on Friday to promote his new movie and sign autographs. State court Judge Wayne Purdom allowed Brown to remain free on bond R&B singer Bobby Brown used a criminal court appearance in Decatur, Ga., on Friday to…

  19. Tunes On TV

    November 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Nov. 11-17, 2002. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, NOV. 11 "TLC: Life in 3D," MTV Featured Artist: TLC. "Kindred Spirits: A Tribute To Johnny Cash," CMT Featured Artists: Johnny Cash, Rosanne Cash,…

  20. 2002 BMI Country Awards Winners

    November 06, 2002 12:00 AM EST BMI Country Awards Winners Here are the winning songs from the 2002 BMI Country Awards, held Nov. 5 at BMI's Nashville offices. Listed below the song title is the songwriter, publisher, artist, and record label. AIN'T NOTHING 'BOUT YOU Tom Shapiro Sony/ATV Tree Wenonga…

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