1. Latin Grammys: Calle 13 Makes History in Star-Studded Night

    November 10, 2011 11:55 PM EST The 12th annual Latin Grammys, which were telecast live from the Mandalay Bay, made it a night the Puerto Rican rapping duo Calle 13 will not soon forget as they dominated the awards show with a staggering nine wins including record of the year, best urban music album and best alternative…

  2. Victoria and David Beckham Welcome Baby Girl

    July 11, 2011 1:45 AM EDT David Beckham's spokesman said that the soccer star's wife Victoria has given birth to a healthy baby girl on Sunday. Simon Oliveira said that the celebrity couple are "delighted to announce the birth of their daughter." "Happy and healthy she arrived at 7.55 am this…

  3. Billboard Bits: Romeo, Josh Gracin, Wynonna

    September 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT News on Romeo, Josh Gracin, Wynonna As previously tipped here , teenage rapper/actor Romeo will release his third album, "Romeoland," Sept. 21 via No Limit/Koch Records. The album is led by first single "My Cinderella" featuring Tatyana Ali and Nick Cannon. "I talk a…

  4. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week

    November 24, 2003 12:00 AM EST Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Nov. 24-30, 2003. Thursday is Thanksgiving, so that must mean television will be populated with several Christmas specials this week! No, really. The holiday special season gets underway in this final week of November,…

  5. Hot Product

    December 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST Previewing new albums from Lil' Romeo, Dashboard Confessional, Tyrese, and more. Name 'Game' Lil' Romeo is only 13-years-old, but he's already a music veteran after conquering the Billboard charts last year with his debut single "My Baby." Romeo, the son of…

  6. Suspects Charged In Posh Spice Kidnap Plot

    November 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST Five men arrested on suspicion of plotting to kidnap Spice Girl Victoria Beckham were charged today (Nov. 4) in London with theft and conspiracy to rob Sotheby's auction house, police said. Scotland Y Five men arrested on suspicion of plotting to kidnap Spice Girl Victoria Beckham were…

  7. Lil' Romeo Seeks 'Lil' Juliet' On The Big Screen

    October 03, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Wherefore art thou, Lil' Romeo? Where else but in the eponymously titled "Lil' Romeo and Lil' Juliet," an MGM film starring rapper Lil' Romeo that Artists Production Group's Mark Canton will produce w Wherefore art thou, Lil' Romeo? Where else but in…

  8. Lil' Romeo Signs On For A Taste of 'Honey'

    June 26, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Lil' Romeo has taken a sweet role starring opposite Jessica Alba ("Dark Angel") in Universal Pictures' "Honey." Music video director Bille Woodruff will make his feature directorial debut on th Rapper Lil' Romeo has taken a sweet role starring…

  9. Lil' Romeo Skips School For The Road

    February 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST Juvenile rapper Lil' Romeo will hit the road this spring for a 15-date tour with fellow kid rappers Corey and Little D along for the ride. The trek is set to kick off March 8 in Jacksonville, Fla. The Juvenile rapper Lil' Romeo will hit the road this spring for a 15-date tour with…

  10. Stars To Reprise 'What's Going On' At Billboard Awards

    December 03, 2001 12:00 AM EST Destiny's Child, 'N Sync, Sean "P. Diddy" Combs, Alicia Keys, No Doubt's Gwen Stefani, Eve, and Nona Gaye are among the artists who will reprise their contributions to the recent charity cover of Marv Destiny's Child, 'N Sync, Sean "P. Diddy" Combs…

  11. Keys Tops 2001 Billboard Music Awards Finalists

    November 27, 2001 12:00 AM EST R&B newcomer Alicia Keys leads the field for the 2001 Billboard Music Awards as a finalist in eight categories, including female artist of the year, new artist of the year, and R&B/hip-hop alb R&B newcomer Alicia Keys leads the field for the 2001 Billboard Music Awards as a…

  12. Bernie Mac To Host 2001 Billboard Music Awards

    November 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST Comedian/actor Bernie Mac will host the 2001 Billboard Music Awards, airing live from Las Vegas' MGM Grand Arena Dec. 4 on Fox television, beginning at 8 p.m. The show's celebrity quotient continues t Comedian/actor Bernie Mac will host the 2001 Billboard Music Awards, airing live…

  13. Westlife, Steps Top U.K. Charts

    November 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST Irish pop pin-up act Westlife achieved its ninth U.K. No. 1 yesterday (Nov. 11) as "Queen Of My Heart" (RCA) replaced Afroman's "Because I Got High" (Universal Island) at the top of the region's singl Irish pop pin-up act Westlife achieved its ninth U.K. No. 1…

  14. D12 Leapfrogs Keys, Returns To No. 1

    July 12, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Eminem and his cohorts in D12 have reclaimed the top spot on The Billboard 200. Third week sales of D12's "Devil's Night" (Shady/Interscope) declined 21%, yet the 174,000 copies it moved, according to Eminem and his cohorts in D12 have reclaimed the top spot on The…

  15. Hot Product

    July 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Previewing new albums from Lil' Bow Wow, Cheb Mami, and more. 'Baby' Got Back At the tender age of 11, rapper Lil' Romeo has already achieved something many more-seasoned artists are still hoping for: a No. 1 record. His debut single "My Baby" -- produced by Mike…

  16. Staind's 'Cycle' Makes Mark At No. 1

    May 31, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Staind's "Break the Cycle" (Flip/Elektra) crashes into The Billboard 200 at No. 1 with more than 716,000 copies sold in the U.S., according to SoundScan. The album is the second consecutive hard rock Staind's "Break the Cycle" (Flip/Elektra) crashes into The…

  17. Chart Beat Bonus

    May 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Chart Beat Bonus news on Paul Jabarra and Lil' Romeo TWO PAULS: The late Paul Jabarra had a No. 1 song in the U.S. when Barbra Streisand and Donna Summer recorded his "No More Tears (Enough is Enough)," co-written with Bruce Roberts. Almost 22 years later, Jabarra has his first…