1. Four-Play: Jennifer Hudson, Nina Sky, K'Naan, & Waka Flocka Flame

    March 01, 2012 12:20 PM EST Nina Sky flip the switch, Jennifer Hudson empowers women in the work room, Waka Flocka tells a story of a lost love (oh yes!), and K'NAAN champions community. Check out four virals that deserve extra playtime starring Nina Sky, K'NAAN, Jennifer Hudson and Waka Flocka Flame. Jennifer…

  2. 'X Factor' Double Hit: Rough Night For Simon & L.A.

    December 02, 2011 10:00 AM EST "X Factor" was a show of firsts Thursday night (Dec. 1), as both L.A. and Simon lost their first contestants in the Michael Jackson week double elimination. Paula has no groups left and Nicole has only one contestant (Josh Krajcik) still in the competition, but until now, neither…

  3. 'X Factor': Jackson Family Attends MJ Night, Plus Another Double Elimination

    December 01, 2011 11:52 AM EST It was Michael Jackson night last night on "X Factor," and the Jackson family was there to see the contestants pay tribute to the King of Pop. Brothers Tito, Marlon, Jackie, children Paris, Prince, Blanket and mother Katherine Jackson were in the audience, upping the intimidation…

  4. 'X Factor': Simon & L.A. Bicker Through the Rock Songs Round

    November 17, 2011 10:45 AM EST It may have been the week's rock theme or maybe the news that Simon Cowell had finally joined Twitter , but something got into the judges during last night's episode of "X Factor." They were extra feisty and did more arguing than they did judging during the two-hour…

  5. 'X Factor' Live Voting Begins After Final 12 Perform

    November 03, 2011 9:50 AM EDT After 162 contestants emerged from "X Factor" auditions, the judges have slowly been narrowing down the competition. With 12 contestants left, it's finally America's turn to have a say. After tonight's live two-hour episode of "X Factor," viewers were able…

  6. 'X Factor': 17 Contestants Move to Live Round & Simon Gets Soft

    October 19, 2011 11:15 AM EDT As "X Factor" eliminations rolled around again last night (Oct. 18), only 17 of the 32 contestants left the judges' homes as competitors in the live round. Nearly every contestant was in tears, whether celebrating or mourning shattered dreams, yet one contestant convinced Simon…

  7. Charlotte Gainsbourg / Jan. 19, 2010 / Brooklyn, NY (Bell House)

    January 21, 2010 2:08 PM EST When French singer Charlotte Gainsbourg talked to Billboard Magazine last month about her album "IRM," due in the U.S. on Jan. 26 , she spoke affectionately about her collaborator Beck , the intense but rewarding weeks in the studio, and the new directions of her music. But when the…

  8. Lionel Richie Ready To 'Go' With Albums, Tour, Commodores Reunion

    May 18, 2009 9:52 AM EDT After two albums of letting others forge his creative direction, Lionel Richie plans to take control again on his next album. For both 2006's "Going Home" and the new "Just Go," which comes out Tuesday, Richie worked with contemporary producers and writers such as…

  9. Nina Sky

    July 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Twins Nicole and Natalie comprise the Puerto Rican duo better known as Nina Sky. Twins Nicole and Natalie comprise the Puerto Rican duo better known as Nina Sky. The twosome's first single, "Move Ya Body"—a combination of Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam and Mary J. Blige—began finding…

  10. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week

    July 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV (July 19-25, 2004). Maybe it's the heat... or it could be the humidity. Nonetheless, big event programming becomes scarce at times during the summer. Of course, that doesn't mean there isn't anything to watch. Well,…

  11. Viaje Infinito

    June 29, 2002 12:00 AM EDT If Chilean singer Nicole had once emerged as a teen popstress, her fourth album leaves that notion far behind. If Chilean singer Nicole had once emerged as a teen popstress, her fourth album leaves that notion far behind. Viaje Infinito presents Nicole not only as a singer/songwriter with a…

  12. Missy Elliott's Third Album Is 'So Addictive'

    April 11, 2001 12:00 AM EDT With the May 15 release of "Miss E . . . So Addictive," her third set on the Gold Mind/Elektra, Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott is hitting the road like never before. With the May 15 release of "Miss E . . . So Addictive," her third set on the Gold Mind/Elektra,…

  13. Missy Elliott's Third Album Is 'So Addictive'?

    April 11, 2001 12:00 AM EDT With the May 15 release of "Miss E . . . So Addictive," her third set on the Gold Mind/Elektra, Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott is hitting the road like never before.X With the May 15 release of "Miss E . . . So Addictive," her third set on the Gold Mind/Elektra,…