1. New Signings: DJ Mustard Joins AM Only, Eardruma/Interscope Signs Two-9

    August 15, 2014 11:40 AM EDT Here's a look at the latest artist signings across the music industry, including record labels, artist management firms, publishing companies, booking agencies and more.   RECORD LABELS  -- Rap collective Two-9 joins producer Mike WiLL Made-It 's Eardruma Records/Interscope Records.…

  2. Hot 100 55th Anniversary: Every No. 1 Song (1958-2013)

    August 02, 2013 8:31 AM EDT This is the full list of every single song to ever hit No. 1 on the Hot 100, in chronological order starting with the chart's inception in 1958 through 2013. Happy 55th anniversary, Hot 100! HOT 100 55th ANNIVERSARY: ALL-TIME TOP 100 SONGS LIST Hot 100 55th Anniversary Main Page JUMP…

  3. Jason Crabb Tops 2012 Dove Awards Nominees

    February 22, 2012 8:24 PM EST The diversity of the faith-based music community was recognized today as nominees were announced for the 43rd annual Gospel Music Association Dove Awards. Southern gospel singer Jason Crabb leads the ceremony, set for April 19 at Atlanta's Fox Theater, with eight nominations, including…

  4. State of Independence: 15 Artists Impacting the Indie Scene

    July 01, 2011 1:35 PM EDT Every indie artist, band and label is independent in its own way. The strategies for success are as varied as the styles of music, the executives and the attitudes -- these are the very states of independence. Labels and artists from Texas to Denver to Missouri to Los Angeles; genres from…

  5. Chart Highlights: Adult Pop, Rap Songs & More

    February 07, 2011 3:35 PM EST Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below. All our charts are refreshed on billboard.com every Thursday. Pop Songs *** No. 1 *** "Grenade" Bruno Mars…

  6. This Day in Music

    October 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Shirley Horn, the Grammy-winning jazz vocalist and pianist known for her intimate, whispery vocals and top-drawer piano playing, dies at Gladys Spellman Nursing Home in Cheverly, Md., following 2005 - Shirley Horn, the Grammy-winning jazz vocalist and pianist known for her intimate,…

  7. Hidden Beach, Collipark Package New 'Unwrapped'

    June 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Hidden Beach Recordings' "Unwrapped" series is returning this month with a new slant and production collaborator. Offering jazz instrumental covers of Southern hip-hop hits, "Unwrapped Vol. 5.0: The C Hidden Beach Recordings' "Unwrapped" series is returning…

  8. Bow Wow Turns Focus To Acting

    May 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Actor-rapper Shad Moss, aka Bow Wow, is focusing on acting full time. Moss has joined the upcoming fifth season of HBO's "Entourage" in a recurring role, playing Charlie, a new stand-up comic client o Actor-rapper Shad Moss, aka Bow Wow, is focusing on acting full time. Moss…

  9. Leona Lewis, 50 Cent, Tiffany Evans

    April 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Find out 50's opinion on what makes a superstar, Lewis' plan for taking in her recent stateside success and how an impromptu performance at a casino got Evans her start in music on Billboard Videos. Find out 50's opinion on what makes a superstar, Lewis' plan for taking in…

  10. Ne-Yo Sues Over R. Kelly Tour Dismissal

    January 02, 2008 12:00 AM EST Ne-Yo and Compound Touring Inc. filed a suit Monday (Dec. 31) against Rowe Entertainment Inc., the promoter of R. Kelly's "Double-Up" Tour, for firing the singer after two shows as the opening act for Ne-Yo and Compound Touring Inc. filed a suit Monday (Dec. 31) against Rowe…

  11. This Day in Music

    October 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Shirley Horn, the Grammy-winning jazz vocalist and pianist known for her intimate, whispery vocals and top-drawer piano playing, dies at Gladys Spellman Nursing Home in Cheverly, Md., following 2005 - Shirley Horn, the Grammy-winning jazz vocalist and pianist known for her intimate,…

  12. Tiffany Evans

    September 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Having lived in the Big Apple for most of her childhood, Tiffany Evans never imagined she'd catch her big break when her family moved to gambling haven Atlantic City, N.J. Having lived in the Big Apple for most of her childhood, Tiffany Evans never imagined she'd catch her big break…

  13. Billboard Bits: Ciara, Electric Soft Parade, MySpace

    May 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Following in the footsteps of Pink, Ciara has selected three unsigned artists, Paula Campbell, Tiffany Evans and Samantha Jade, for the Glamour Reel Music contest, which launched earlier this week. Following in the footsteps of Pink, Ciara has selected three unsigned artists, Paula Campbell,…

  14. This Day in Music

    October 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>At the 2002 Jammy Awards, Trey Anastasio picks up two awards, his band Phish wins one.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2005 - Shirley Horn, the Grammy-winning jazz vocalist and pianist known for her intimate, whispery vocals and…

  15. Ciara Sounding 'Young But Sexy' On New Album

    September 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT R&B singer Ciara has set Dec. 5 as the release date for her sophomore effort "Ciara: The Evolution," due via La Face/Zomba Label Group. The set boasts production from Rodney Jerkins, Pharrell Will R&B singer Ciara has set Dec. 5 as the release date for her sophomore effort …

  16. Wyclef, Collipark Join Ying Yang Twins' 'Crew'

    September 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Wyclef Jean, Mr. Collipark and Jerry "Wonda" Duplessis are serving as executive producers of Ying Yang Twins' fifth album, "2 Live Crew," due in late November via Collipark Music/TVT. The disc is prec Wyclef Jean, Mr. Collipark and Jerry "Wonda" Duplessis…

  17. All-Star Katrina Benefit Disc Nearly Ready

    April 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Grammy-nominated producer Rodney Jerkins is putting the finished touches on an as-yet-untitled Hurricane Katrina benefit album. The Universal disc is due Aug. 29, the one-year anniversary of the storm Grammy-nominated producer Rodney Jerkins is putting the finished touches on an as-yet…

  18. This Day in Music

    October 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Jazz composer, arranger, conductor, and teacher Manny Albam dies of cancer at his home in Croton-On-Hudson, N.Y. He is 79. Albam's career spanned decades in which he worked with such jaz 2003 - Radiohead makes it a hat-trick of wins when it wins the "best…

  19. 01TunesOnTV

    December 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Dec. 27, 2004-Jan. 2, 2005. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, DEC. 27 "CMT Insider," CMT Featured artists: Brooks & Dunn, Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith, Reba McEntire, Dolly Parton, Shania Twain, Brad Paisley, Keith Urban, Dierks…

  20. Free Yourself

    December 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST Reigning "American Idol" queen Fantasia makes a self-assured debut that belies her novice stature. After listening to this 13-song set, the uninitiated can appreciate the talent of this young singer w Reigning "American Idol" queen Fantasia makes a self-assured debut that…

Pages