1. Taking Peaks, Part 2: Nos. 75-51

    January 12, 2010 1:30 PM EST Clearly, the most popular songs at any given time scale the upper ranks of the Billboard Hot 100. Still, America's singles chart of record for 51 years sports a history filled with well-loved classics that peaked at every position, from No. 1 all the way down to No. 100. For renowned…

  2. Wonder Stuff Releasing New Album, Recording Another

    April 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Over a decade has passed since the Wonder Stuff last released an album, but singer/songwriter Miles Hunt tells Billboard.com little has changed musically on the group's new disc, "Escape From Rubbish Over a decade has passed since the Wonder Stuff last released an album, but singer…

  3. Billboard Bits: Alrosa Villa, Buenos Aires, Vai

    January 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Stories on Alrosa Villa, Buenos Aires nightclubs and Steve Vai. Alrosa Villa, the Columbus, Ohio, nightclub that was the scene of a gunman's Dec. 8 rampage that left Damageplan/Pantera guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott and two others dead, will reopen Jan. 14 to host a benefit…

  4. Junkie XL Drafts Pals For Live 'Broadcast'

    June 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Dutch producer/electronic artist Junkie XL, whose new album features guest vocalists such as Dave Gahan, Chuck D, the Cure's Robert Smith, former Republica frontwoman Saffron, and soul legend Solomon Dutch producer/electronic artist Junkie XL, whose new album features guest vocalists…

  5. Junkie XL Dials Up A New 'Broadcast'

    April 02, 2003 12:00 AM EST Dutch DJ Junkie XL (real name: Tom Holkenberg) will release a new studio album, "Radio JXL - A Broadcast From the Computer Hell Cabin," June 2 internationally via Roadrunner. Dutch DJ Junkie XL (real name: Tom Holkenberg) will release a new studio album, "Radio JXL - A…

  6. Billboard Bits: Harry Chapin, Jimmy Buffett, Olsen Twins

    June 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT News on Harry Chapin, Jimmy Buffett, Olsen Twins Late singer/songwriter Harry Chapin will be the subject of an upcoming concert DVD, "Rockpalast Live," due Aug. 20 from Pioneer Entertainment. The show was taped in Germany in April 1977 and features such perennial favorites as "…

  7. Cure Bolsters 'Hits' With New Songs, Acoustic Disc

    September 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Pioneering U.K. modern rock outfit the Cure has sidestepped longstanding breakup rumors by including two new songs on its forthcoming "Greatest Hits," due Nov. 13 on Elektra. The songs, "Cut Here" and Pioneering U.K. modern rock outfit the Cure has sidestepped longstanding…

  8. Billboard Bits: Tim McGraw, Nina Persson, and more

    April 19, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Tim McGraw, Nina Persson, Echo & the Bunnymen, Republica. Tim McGraw will celebrate the release of his new Curb album, "Set the Circus Down" on Tuesday (April 24) with free performances in New York and Nashville. With his band the Dancehall Doctors, the artist will play…