1. Eminem, Snoop CDs Pushed Up Due To Piracy

    November 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST Interscope Geffen A&M has moved up the releases of two of its biggest fourth-quarter albums. Interscope Geffen A&M has moved up the releases of two of its biggest fourth-quarter albums. Eminem's "Encore" (Interscope) originally scheduled for Nov. 16, has been moved up…

  2. ASK BILLBOARD

    November 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST Your Questions About Massive Attack, Janet & More /bb/ask/index.jsp News …

  3. THE BILLBOARD 200

    November 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST /bb/charts/bb200.jsp 1. "Unfinished Business," Jay-Z & R. Kelly 2. "THUG MATRIMONY: MARRIED TO THE STREETS," TRICK DADDY 3. "Still Not Getting Any...," Simple Plan 4. "Stardust...The Great American Songbook, Vol. 3," Rod Stewart 5. "Suit,"…

  4. Randy Travis Is Not Just 'Passing Through' Word

    November 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. After three successful gospel collections, Randy Travis returns to his first love -- country music -- on "Passing Through." Due Nov. 9, the album marks the first time Word Records, a 53-year-old Christian label, has worked a straight…

  5. Billboard Bits: Live 105, Jamie O'Neal, Vida Blue

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Stories on Live 105's Not So Silent Night concert, Jamie O'Neal and Vida Blue. Modest Mouse, Interpol, Franz Ferdinand, the Killers, Muse and Taking Back Sunday will perform at San Francisco radio station KITS-FM (Live 105)'s Not So Silent Night concert, to be held Dec. 10 at…

  6. Modest Mouse, Coheed & Cambria Top mtvU 'Woodies'

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST With two awards each, Modest Mouse and Coheed & Cambria are the top winners of the inaugural mtvU Woodie Awards. With two awards each, Modest Mouse and Coheed & Cambria are the top winners of the inaugural mtvU Woodie Awards . C&C, which led with three nominations, picked up the …

  7. mtvU Woodie Awards Winners

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Winners of the inaugural mtvU Woodie Awards, announced Nov. 3, 2004, by the college campus network. Below are the winners of the inaugural mtvU Woodie Awards, announced Nov. 3, 2004, by the college campus network. Woodie of the year (artist of the year): Modest Mouse, "Float On" …

  8. Big 'Business': Feuding Kelly, Jay-Z Top Album Chart

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Despite a nasty public feud that brought an abrupt end to their joint tour over the weekend, R. Kelly and Jay-Z are chummy on top of The Billboard 200. Their ironically titled second album together, " Despite a nasty public feud that brought an abrupt end to their joint tour over the…

  9. Mellencamp Eyeing Boxed Set

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Although there is no confirmed release date, John Mellencamp confirms a career-spanning boxed set will see the light of day in the foreseeable future. Although there is no confirmed release date, John Mellencamp confirms a career-spanning boxed set will see the light of day in the foreseeable…

  10. B&E: Pink Martini & Blaine Larsen

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Breaking & Entering: A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Pink Martini and Blaine Larsen. Profiling acts breaking at radio and/or retail and entering Billboard's charts. SHAKIN' AND STIRRING: Seven years after its debut, Pink…

  11. BREAKING & ENTERING

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Pink Martini & Blaine Larsen /bb/breakenter/index.jsp News Blaine Larsen …

  12. Billboard Bits: KCRW, Oasis, Rock Boat

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST News on KCRW, Oasis, Rock Boat Radiohead, My Morning Jacket, Flaming Lips, Interpol and Franz Ferdinand are among the 13 artists represented on the compilation "KCRW Sounds Eclectic 3," due Jan. 11 via Palm. All tracks were recorded on the Los Angeles-area station's celebrated…

  13. Levert 'Speaks' On New Album

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST R&B vocalist Gerald Levert will release his fourth album in as many years later this month. R&B vocalist Gerald Levert will release his fourth album in as many years later this month. Due Nov. 30 via Atlantic, the 16-track "Do I Speak for the World?" includes the single …

  14. Nas Doubles Up On 'Street's Disciple'

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Rapper Nas has put the finishing touches on a 22-track double album, "Street's Disciple," due Nov. 30 via Ill Will/Columbia. First single "Thief's Theme" is built on a sample of Iron Butterfly's "Inna Rapper Nas has put the finishing touches on a 22…

  15. Lips, Shins Kick Back With 'SpongeBob'

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Never a group to shy away from theatrics, the Flaming Lips have completed an appropriately oddball video to accompany "SpongeBob & Patrick Confront the Psychic Wall of Energy." Never a group to shy away from theatrics, the Flaming Lips have completed an appropriately oddball…

  16. Nelly, Hill Join McGraw For NBC Special

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Footage for the hour-long Nov. 24 broadcast of "Tim McGraw: Here and Now" was captured a month ago at pair of performances in Wisconsin that included a few special guests. Tim McGraw's second NBC concert special will air the night before the U.S. Thanksgiving Day holiday.…

  17. R. Kelly Files $75 Million Lawsuit Against Jay-Z

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST R. Kelly has filed a $75 million breach-of-contract suit against Jay-Z, accusing him and his associates of threats and violence that turned their joint tour into a "nightmare." The suit follows a tumu R&B singer R. Kelly yesterday (Nov. 1) filed a $75 million breach-of-contract…

  18. Eminem & Mission Of Burma

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Tangled Web: A weekly column featuring intriguing online music-related issues & destinations. This Week: Eminem and Mission Of Burma. TODAY'S THE DAY: Today (Nov. 2) is Election Day already in the United States, which could lead to a decrease in the proliferation of political music…

  19. THE TANGLED WEB

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Destinations: Eminem & Mission Of Burma /bb/tangledweb/index.jsp News Eminem …

  20. HOT COUNTRY SINGLES & TRACKS

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST /bb/charts/airplay/country.jsp 1. "IN A REAL LOVE," PHIL VASSAR 2. "I Hate Everything," George Strait 3. "Suds In The Bucket," Sara Evans 4. "That's What It's All About," Brooks & Dunn 5. "Mr. Mom," Lonestar Issue date: Nov. 6,…

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