1. Ja Rule Says His Next Album Will Be His Last, Plus More Insider Scoop

    March 10, 2016 6:02 PM EST Ja Rule's Coup de  Grâce Ja Rule says his next album will be his last because he wants to focus on acting. The "Thug Lovin'" rapper helped close out the final night of the Desert Smash Charity Tournament at Westin Mission Hills in Rancho Mirage, Calif. on March 8, and…

  2. Ashley Judd Says She Was Sexually Harassed by Studio Exec

    October 06, 2015 5:38 PM EDT Nearly 20 years after it happened, Ashley Judd has come forward to talk about being sexual harassed by a studio exec. In a column for Variety 's Power of Women issue, Judd says she is one of many women targeted by the studio mogul. Judd says that, among other harassment tactics, the…

  3. Wynonna Judd Comments on Kanye West at SXSW: 'I Can Take Him With One Hand Tied Behind My Back'

    March 21, 2015 12:35 PM EDT "I am a child of God, not just a chick singer," Wynonna Judd said in the wee hours of Saturday morning (March 21). SXSW 2015: Check Out Our Full Coverage So it was appropriate she played her first South By Southwest show ever at the Bethel Hall in St. David's Episcopal Church,…

  4. Engelbert Humperdinck Pairs With Gene Simmons, Elton John on First Duets Album

    February 27, 2014 2:15 PM EST Engelbert Humperdinck decided to do an album of duets -- a two-disc, 23-track duets set with Elton John, Smokey Robinson, Il Divo, Willie Nelson, Kiss' Gene Simmons, Wynonna Judd and more -- for one simple reason: He'd never done it before. "I figured this'll be my 80th…

  5. Ask Billboard: What Did Other Duos Do?

    May 14, 2013 1:35 PM EDT With Macklemore & Ryan Lewis becoming the first duo to top the Hot 100 on its first two attempts, how did other twosomes start their chart careers? Readers check in on that and more. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb…

  6. Wynonna Judd Resumes Tour After Husband's Crash

    August 28, 2012 10:27 PM EDT Wynonna Judd is going back on tour after her husband lost his left leg in a motorcycle crash. She says in a statement that husband Michael Scott "Cactus" Moser "continues to improve every day as he begins his road to rehabilitation." Moser was also her drummer. Judd says…

  7. Wynonna Judd's Husband Loses Leg After Motorcycle Crash

    August 20, 2012 8:37 PM EDT Wynonna Judd 's husband has lost his leg after a motorcycle crash in South Dakota. Michael Scott "Cactus" Moser was riding a motorcycle on U.S. Highway 16 in the Black Hills on Saturday when he crossed the center line and hit a car. He was airlifted to a hospital. A…

  8. Naomi Judd Gets a Radio Talk Show on SiriusXM

    June 01, 2012 10:55 AM EDT Naomi Judd's new limited-run SiriusXM radio talk show has no safety net and even the country star says with a laugh she isn't sure that's a great idea. "If you've been at a press conference, you know I've said things I haven't thought of -- whoa," Judd…

  9. 615 Spotlight: Remember Traci Ann Stanley

    February 15, 2012 5:40 PM EST When you hear Traci Ann Stanley sing, it's something you remember. Her voice is as pure as the West Virginia Mountains where she grew up. Stanley's new single, "Remember The Whiskey," has been gaining much attention at various radio stations around the Eastern U.S., and…

  10. The Judds Get Sentimental as 'Last Encore' Draws Near

    October 20, 2011 12:20 PM EDT Naomi and Wynonna Judd have made their share of history together since releasing their first single, "Had A Dream (For The Heart)," close to three decades ago. They will soon be wrapping up a part of their storied history with the final show of their "The Judds - The Last…

  11. Kelly Price Returns to R&B Roots on New Album

    April 29, 2011 3:35 PM EDT When Kelly Price was nominated for a Grammy Award in the best female R&B vocal performance category last December, the nod caught many people off guard. Up until that point, Price hadn't released an R&B album since 2003's "Priceless." In fact, when she delivered…

  12. Kenny Rogers To Mark 50 Years In Music On TV

    February 05, 2010 7:28 AM EST Country music veteran Kenny Rogers is marking 50 years in the music business with a star-studded TV special. "Pretty courageous, isn't it?" Rogers, 71, said in a phone interview, laughing. "The whole idea is to get together with some friends of mine," he added. "…

  13. Chart Beat: T.I., James Taylor, Kellie Pickler

    October 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Fred discusses chart action from T.I., James Taylor, Kellie Pickler and more! T.I., T.I., OH!: In a very newsy chart week, one newsmaker stands out above the rest: T.I. rewrites chart history, not only replacing himself at No. 1 on The Billboard Hot 100 but replacing himself as the artist…

  14. Country Stars Duet With Elvis For Holiday Album

    August 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Thanks to technology, Carrie Underwood, Martina McBride and LeAnn Rimes will be among the country stars performing with the king of rock'n'roll on "Elvis Presley Christmas Duets." Thanks to technology, Carrie Underwood, Martina McBride and LeAnn Rimes will be among the…

  15. This Day in Music

    April 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker opens a franchise of the popular restaurant chain Wahoo's Fish Taco in Norco, Calif. 2004 - Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker opens a franchise of the popular restaurant chain Wahoo's Fish Taco in Norco, Calif. 2003 - Superstar DJ Paul Oakenfold…

  16. This Day in Music

    April 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker opens a franchise of the popular restaurant chain Wahoo's Fish Taco in Norco, Calif. 2004 - Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker opens a franchise of the popular restaurant chain Wahoo's Fish Taco in Norco, Calif. 2003 - Superstar DJ Paul Oakenfold…

  17. Warwick Surrounded By Stars On Duets Album

    October 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Cyndi Lauper, Olivia Newton-John, Kelis and Reba McEntire are just some of the many female singers that will join Dionne Warwick on her upcoming duets effort, "My Friends and Me." Cyndi Lauper, Olivia Newton-John, Kelis and Reba McEntire are just some of the many female singers that…

  18. This Day in Music

    April 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1998 - </b>Country group Diamond Rio are inducted into the Grand Ole Opry. The band opens their performance with their first number one hit "Meet in the Middle.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2004 - Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker opens…

  19. This Day in Music

    April 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2004 - </b>Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker opens a franchise of the popular restaurant chain Wahoo's Fish Taco in Norco, Calif. 2004 - Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker opens a franchise of the popular restaurant chain Wahoo's Fish Taco in Norco, Calif. 2003 - Superstar…

  20. 50 Squeaks Out Another Week At No. 1

    March 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Although sales amounted to less than half of the previous week, enough copies of 50 Cent's "The Massacre" made their way into the hands of consumers to keep the title at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 for Although sales amounted to less than half of the previous week, enough copies…

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