1. Pop Studs 'Ring' With Guest Appearances

    July 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Iggy Pop has set a Sept. 30 release date for "Skull Ring," his latest Virgin album. Iggy Pop has set a Sept. 30 release date for "Skull Ring," his latest Virgin album, which as previously reported , will feature four songs recorded with original Stooges bandmates Ron…

  2. Aimster Injunction Upheld

    July 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in Chicago yesterday (June 30) affirmed a preliminary injunction against the peer-to-peer service Aimster and its owner, John Deep. The U.S. District The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in Chicago yesterday (June 30) affirmed a…

  3. Labels Rolling Out A Bounty Of 'Blues'

    July 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The U.S. Congress has declared 2003 "the year of the blues," and Sony Legacy and Universal Music Enterprises (UME) are rolling out a flood of releases tied to the fall PBS series "Martin Scorsese Pres The U.S. Congress has declared 2003 "the year of the blues," and…

  4. Music Best Fits Mya's 'Mood'

    July 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Today's artist has to be multifaceted. From films to fashion, many artists are branching out into various avenues of entertainment. Among those reaping the rewards of multi-tasking is Mya. Today's artist has to be multifaceted. From films to fashion, many artists are branching out…

  5. The Tangled Web

    July 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The Web's most intriguing music-related destinations. This week: An R.E.M. file-trading service and the Dandy Warhols' Web tour. Keeping you up to date on the Web's most intriguing music-related happenings and destinations. SHARE IN THE PLACE WHERE YOU LIVE: The generally…

  6. HOT DANCE MUSIC/CLUB PLAY

    July 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/airplay/dance.jsp 1. Not Gonna Get Us (D. Aude, R. Morel, & L. Tee Mixes) , t.A.T.u. 2. Play Your Part (Remixes) , Deborah Cox 3. So Gone (Scumfrog Mixes) , Monica 4. Never (Past Tense) , The Roc Project Featuring Tina Arena 5. I'm Glad (P. Oakenfold, Ford, & Murk…

  7. New Aerosmith Album Bumped To January

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Aerosmith has finished cutting the tracks for its new blues album, which will be mixed over the summer and fall and will most likely be released in January by Columbia, guitarist Joe Perry tells Billb Aerosmith has finished cutting the tracks for its new blues album, which will be mixed over…

  8. Billboard Bits: Farm Aid, Bonnaroo, Summit On The Sound

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on Farm Aid, Bonnaroo, Summit On The Sound Sheryl Crow, Brooks & Dunn and Trick Pony have been added to the lineup for 2003 edition of Farm Aid, to be held Sept. 7 at the Germain Amphitheater in Columbus, Ohio. As previously reported , Farm Aid co-founders Willie Nelson, John…

  9. 'The Harder They Come' Prepped For Reissue

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Hip-O/Universal Music Enterprises (UME) will mark the 30th anniversary of the U.S. release of the landmark reggae album "The Harder They Come" with a remastered, two-disc "Deluxe Edition," due Aug. 5. Hip-O/Universal Music Enterprises (UME) will mark the 30th anniversary…

  10. 'Picture' This: Smash Mouth Returns

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Smash Mouth offered up the first public performance of its new single, "You Are My No. 1," and several other cuts from its upcoming Interscope album, "Get the Picture," at a concert Saturday near Char Smash Mouth offered up the first public performance of its new single, …

  11. 150,000 Tickets Sold For Toronto SARS Benefit

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The star-studded Molson Canadian Rocks for Toronto concert sold a record 150,000 tickets in its first day of sales, according to Ticketmaster Canada. The event's main sponsor, Molson Canadian, also sa The star-studded Molson Canadian Rocks for Toronto concert sold a record 150,000…

  12. Evanescence, Beyonce Lead U.K. Charts

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Evanescence started a fourth week with the U.K.'s No. 1 single and Destiny's Child's Beyonce Knowles debuted as a solo artist with the No. 1 album on the new tallies published yesterday (June 29). Eva Evanescence started a fourth week with the U.K.'s No. 1 single and…

  13. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of June 30-July 6, 2003. There's more music in the air than usual this week, thanks to Friday's Fourth of July celebrations across the country. A&E will broadcast "This Is Your Country," featuring…

  14. Tunes On TV

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for June 30-July 6, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, JUNE 30 "Live with Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Blu Cantrell. "Making the Video," MTV Featured Artists: P. Diddy, Nelly. "The Late Show With David…

  15. Hot Product

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Ashanti 'Chapter' President After the multi-platinum success of her self-titled Murder Inc./Def Jam debut, you might think that Ashanti would take a break. Think again. Wasting little time, the 22-year-old diva is back this week with her sophomore set, "Chapter II." The…

  16. Hot Product

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: -- Another batch of releases in Epic's ongoing AC/DC reissue campaign: "'74 Jailbreak," "If You Want Blood You've Got It," "Fly on the Wall," "Blow Up Your Video" and …

  17. TOP POP CATALOG ALBUMS

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/popcat.jsp 1. Metallica , Metallica 2. Legend , Bob Marley And The Wailers 3. Parachutes , Coldplay 4. Greatest Hits , Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band 5. Greatest Hits , Kenny Chesney Issue date: July 5, 2003 News Bob Marley , Bob Seger , Kenny Chesney …

  18. This Day in Music

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Country legend Chet Atkins, one of the most influential and widely recorded instrumentalists ever, dies of cancer at his home in Nashville. He is 77. 2001 - Country legend Chet Atkins, one of the most influential and widely recorded instrumentalists ever, dies of…

  19. 2003 Pearl Awards Winners

    June 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Pearl Awards Winners Here are the winners for the 2003 Pearl Awards, handed out June 20 at Cottonwood Auditorium in Salt Lake City, Utah. SACRED RECORDING: "Hear My Praise" (Album: "Hear My Praise") Artist: Kenneth Cope Songwriter: Kenneth Cope Producer: Kenneth Cope …

  20. 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 ,…

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