1. Joe South, 'Games People Play' Singer, Dead at 72

    September 06, 2012 10:50 AM EDT Singer-songwriter Joe South , who performed hits in the late 1960s and early 1970s such as "Games People Play" and "Walk A Mile In My Shoes" and also penned songs including "Down in the Boondocks" for other artists, died Wednesday, his music publisher said. South…

  2. Roger Waters Announces 'The Wall' 2012 North American Dates

    November 01, 2011 3:15 PM EDT Pink Floyd mastermind Roger Waters has announced the return of his stadium live show based around the group's 1979 classic "The Wall" to North America in 2012. The production will invade the continent for a 36-show tour that begins May 1, 2012 in Houston. After Pink Floyd first…

  3. Michael Jackson Cirque Du Soleil Tour Will Be 'A Celebration,' Says Director

    November 03, 2010 4:05 PM EDT M ichael Jackson is going on the road in 2011 -- even if the late Jackson isn't there to be part of it. Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour, a Cirque du Soleil production based on Jackson's music and career, begins its North American run next Oct. 2 in Montreal. It plays 14…

  4. Hot Tours: Keith Urban, Miley Cyrus, Il Divo

    October 08, 2009 11:06 AM EDT Australian country star Keith Urban tops Hot Tours with box office totals reported from six Canadian arenas on his "Escape Together World Tour." He played two shows in Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon and Winnipeg as well as single performances in Vancouver and London, Ontario. All 10…

  5. Country Cares Benefit / Dec. 8, 2005 / Auburn Hills, Mich. (The Palace)

    December 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST Amid the afterglow of the Country Music Association Awards and the buzz of the Grammy nominations, three of country's leading ladies -- Martina McBride, LeAnn Rimes and Carrie Underwood -- took time o Amid the afterglow of the Country Music Association Awards and the buzz of the Grammy…

  6. Brown's 'Run It!' Holds Pace At No. 1

    November 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST After taking over the lead on the Billboard Hot 100 last week, Chris Brown's "Run It!" holds firm at No. 1. The cut also remains atop the Pop 100, but loses its No. 1 slot on the R&B/Hip-Hop Songs After taking over the lead on the Billboard Hot 100 last week, Chris Brown&…

  7. McBride Makes Time For Country Classics

    October 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT After establishing herself as one of country music's top female artists, Martina McBride decided to pay homage to the classic country music on which she was raised. After establishing herself as one of country music's top female artists, Martina McBride decided to pay homage to the…

  8. Cover Time

    October 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT After establishing herself as one of country music's top female artists, Martina McBride decided to pay homage to the classic country music on which she was raised. After establishing herself as one of country music's top female artists, Martina McBride decided to pay homage to the…

  9. CHART BEAT

    August 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on the latest chart feats of Martina McBride, Bow Wow, LaToya London, Natasha Bedingfield and more. BEGGING YOUR PARDON: Martina McBride has the highest new entry on Billboard's Hot Country Songs list, thanks to the No. 53 debut of her latest single. Her 41st song to…

  10. U2 Unveils Full North American Tour Plans

    January 09, 2001 12:00 AM EST U2 is poised to take on the world yet again with its upcoming 80-show arena tour, set to begin March 24 in Sunrise, Fla., and run through a June 21 date in East Rutherford, N.J., before hitting Europe U2 is poised to take on the world yet again with its upcoming 80-show arena tour, set to…