1. Jackson's 'Number Ones' Snares U.K. No. 1

    November 24, 2003 12:00 AM EST Charges of child molestation did not stop Michael Jackson from debuting at No. 1 on the U.K. album chart yesterday (Nov. 23) with his new "Number Ones" compilation (Epic), beating out boy band Busted' Charges of child molestation did not stop Michael Jackson from debuting at No…

  2. Billboard Bits: MTV Asia Awards, Thalia, Craig David

    December 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on MTV Asia Awards, Thalia, Craig David Shaggy and Hong Kong-born Mandarin-pop singer CoCo Lee will host the second MTV Asia Awards, set for Jan. 24 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. The event will feature performances by Avril Lavigne, Missy Elliott, Nick Carter, Blue, Atomic Kitten,…

  3. Lulu A Hit Again

    July 17, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. She's been one of Britain's best-loved personalities for 38 years, but Lulu has just made her first U.K. top-10 album chart appearance. It's happened with "Together," a set of collaborations with Elton John, Paul…

  4. Martin, Spears Win Big At MTV Asia Awards

    February 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST Seven thousand fans filled the Singapore Indoor Stadium to witness the inaugural MTV Asia Awards on Saturday. Ricky Martin, Britney Spears, and Jackie Chan were among the honorees as 20 awards were ha Seven thousand fans filled the Singapore Indoor Stadium to witness the inaugural MTV Asia…

  5. Simon, Crow Join Grammy Performers Lineup

    February 20, 2001 12:00 AM EST Veteran singer/songwriter Paul Simon, triple nominee Macy Gray, and rock chanteuse Sheryl Crow are among the latest artists confirmed to perform during the 43rd annual Grammy Awards ceremony tomorrow Veteran singer/songwriter Paul Simon, triple nominee Macy Gray, and rock chanteuse Sheryl…