1. Will T.I.'s Comeback Be Derailed By His Arrest?

    September 02, 2010 11:13 PM EDT Multiplatinum rapper T.I. starred in the nation's No. 1 movie, recently married his longtime girlfriend, taped a music special for VH1 and was wrapping up a new album. But after an arrest Wednesday in California, there are questions about whether he's returning to the music charts -…

  2. T.I., Wife Arrested on Drug Charges

    September 02, 2010 7:16 AM EDT Grammy-winning rapper T.I. was arrested along with his wife on suspicion of possessing methamphetamines, five months after the hip-hop star finished a prison stint on weapons charges. The 29-year-old rapper and his wife, Tameka Cottle, were arrested Wednesday night in West Hollywood after…

  3. Bun B Reps for Texas on 'Trill OG' Album

    August 02, 2010 8:00 AM EDT Rappers have a propensity for christening themselves with royal titles to promote their standing in hip-hop (e.g., King of the South, Prince of Rap). But for rapper Bun B , "Trill OG," while less regal than most, was the most fitting. "My plan is just to ignite the fire that…

  4. Michael Jackson Fans Pay Tribute To The Billion Dollar Man

    June 25, 2010 8:16 AM EDT Michael Jackson fans around the world lit candles on Friday (June 25) to mark the death one year ago of the controversial pop star whose posthumous popularity has returned him to a pedestal and made him a billion dollar man. Fans in Hanoi, Vietnam, held a night of performances of Jackson'…

  5. 'Jeopardy!' Host Sings in Auto-Tune

    June 24, 2010 11:47 AM EDT Alex Trebek got in touch with his inner T-Pain last night. The "Jeopardy!" host sang in Auto-Tune for a category called "Alex Meets Auto-Tune," in which contestants identified songs after hearing technologically-assisted snippets. The best part is watching the contestants…

  6. Bubbles the Chimp and LaToya Jackson Reunite

    June 23, 2010 2:48 PM EDT Animal Planet aired a special " Michael Jackson & Bubbles: The Untold Story" documentary last night in light of the anniversary of the King of Pop's death, and in the clip, the late singer's sister, LaToya Jackson, bursts into tears after seeing the chimpanzee again.…

  7. Randy Jackson, Michael's Brother, Hospitalized For Chest Pains

    June 15, 2010 10:26 PM EDT Randy Jackson, brother of the late pop legend Michael Jackson , was hospitalized Tuesday in Southern California. Jackson, 48, experienced chest pains around noon on Tuesday and was taken to Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, where he is currently awaiting the outcome of tests, a source…

  8. Billboard Bits: T.I., Waka Flocka Flame, Oasis, Polyphonic Spree

    March 18, 2010 3:51 PM EDT Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip every afternoon. According to Baller Alert , Lil Wayne's first love and baby mama Antonia "Toya" Carter is doing a bit of namedropping -- literally. The BET reality show star reportedly nixed Weezy&…

  9. Billboard Bits: The Smiths, Paula Abdul, Michael Bublé, LeToya and more

    January 11, 2010 3:18 PM EST Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip every afternoon. Brooklyn fans of The Smiths got a special treat over the weekend, when the band's original bassist, Andy Rourke, hopped on stage at the Bell House and performed with Smiths tribute band Sons …

  10. All No. 1 Albums of the 2000s Page 4

    December 04, 2009 7:55 PM EST Chart Article Dive into this chronological list of every album that reached the top of the Billboard 200 during the 2000s. The date each album went to No. 1 (and it's duration at the top) is listed in the pink box next to each's title. « Previous 1-50 51-100 101-150 151-200 201-250…

  11. Chart Beat Thursday: John Mayer, Folk Albums, David Guetta

    November 26, 2009 1:05 PM EST MAYER RULES: John Mayer returns to the summit of the Billboard 200 after six years, as "Battle Studies" launches at No. 1. His "Heavier Things" opened atop the chart dated Sept. 27, 2003. The new set also starts atop Digital Albums and Rock Albums. Here is a look at the…

  12. Beyonce: The Billboard Cover Story

    October 01, 2009 4:30 PM EDT Fans are still getting to know Sasha Fierce, Beyoncé's musical alter ego, formally introduced on the singer's 2008 album, "I Am...Sasha Fierce." Most probably don't know, however, that the singer/songwriter has been friends with Fierce since elementary school. Manager…

  13. Beyonce Wins Two MOBO Awards

    October 01, 2009 7:57 AM EDT British bands JLS and N-Dubz shared the limelight with Beyonce after all three acts won two MOBO awards each. The ceremony celebrates black, urban music. Two of Michael Jackson 's siblings also appeared at the MOBO (Music Of Black Origin) prize ceremony in Glasgow last night (Sept. 30),…

  14. Guest: Many Wept During Michael Jackson's Funeral

    September 04, 2009 9:48 AM EDT Paris Jackson wept as she stepped into the mausoleum where her father, Michael , was to be entombed. Katherine Jackson, overcome by sorrow, turned back when she was faced with her son's final resting place. On a sultry Thursday evening, amid a sea of white flowers and with a bejeweled…

  15. Colbie Caillat Cruising To First No. 1 Album

    August 27, 2009 8:13 AM EDT Singer/songwriter Colbie Caillat is on track to score her first No. 1 album next week with her sophomore release "Breakthrough." Industry prognosticators predict that the Universal Republic set may sell in the neighborhood of 90,000 to 100,000 copies in its first week, which would…

  16. New Michael Jackson Songs On Missing Hard Drives

    August 06, 2009 10:51 AM EDT Another thriller is developing in the complex afterlife of Michael Jackson . His sister LaToya has taken possession of computer hard drives that contain a trove of unreleased songs he recorded with A-list singers such as Ne-Yo , Akon , and will.i.am of the Black Eyed Peas , according to…

  17. Trey Songz 'Ready' To Grow Up On Third Album

    July 31, 2009 3:18 PM EDT Looking dapper as he took the stage at the upscale Joe's Pub in New York, Trey Songz wanted to make it clear that he was ready to shed the baggy jeans of his youth and embrace a more adult style. The 24-year-old Virginia native, born Treymaine Neverson, is also showing his growth on his…

  18. Massive Crowd Expected For Michael Jackson Memorial

    July 07, 2009 9:44 AM EDT The curtain is slowly rising on Michael Jackson's last show. As in Jackson's life, Tuesday's public memorial at the downtown Staples Center includes the spectacle surrounding the show - legal drama, screaming fans, star power, live worldwide broadcast, unsavory accusations,…

  19. Beyonce, New Edition, Maxwell To Perform Michael Jackson Songs On BET Awards Tribute

    June 28, 2009 3:00 PM EDT Bobby Brown will reunite with New Edition to perform a Jackson 5 medley at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles tonight (June 28) to open the BET Awards, part of an extended tribute to Michael Jackson. Other performers scheduled to honor Jackson with performances of his songs include Beyonce,…

  20. Michael Jackson Bit Cut From 'Bruno' Movie

    June 26, 2009 12:17 PM EDT Michael Jackson 1958-2009 Michael Jackson: King Of The Pop Charts Fans, Friends, Fellow Musicians Mourn Michael Jackson AEG Facing $85 Million Refund For Michael Jackson Shows Michael Jackson Dominates Twitter, Amazon, iTunes Michael Jackson Autopsy Planned Fortune At Stake on Michael Jackson…

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