Best Night of My Life

  1. Backbeat: Kendrick Lamar, Usher, 2 Chainz, Noah "40" Shebib, Sony/ATV Top Winners At ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards

    June 28, 2013 11:31 AM EDT 2 Chainz and producer Noah "40" Shebib shared songwriter of the year honors and Sony/ATV was named publisher of the year at ASCAPĀ¹s 26th annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards. The ceremony, held last evening (June 27) at the Beverly Hi ...

  2. Drake's OVO Label to Announce Deal with Warner Bros.

    December 04, 2012 8:29 PM EST October's Very Own, the label spearheaded by Drake, has inked a deal with Warner Bros. Records. A rumored deal was first floated by Hits Daily Double on Tuesday (Dec. 4), and a source has confirmed the impending partnership to Billboard. More ...

  3. How Jamie Foxx's 16-Year-Old Daughter's Pointed Criticism Saved His Music Career

    December 22, 2010 12:00 AM EST Call her the guardian angel for Jamie Foxx's music career. The Oscar and Grammy winner said Tuesday his 16-year-old daughter, Corinne, gave him the best advice when he began recording music. "When I first started I was doing this little ...

  4. Columbia Makes Staffing Changes

    June 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Columbia Records has made a number of staffing changes since the hiring of Rick Rubin Columbia as co-chairman on May 14. Sony Urban's executive VP of A&R Kawan Prather, Columbia senior VP of marketing Barbara Jones, two promotions staffer ...

  5. Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards Finalists Revealed

    June 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Jamie Foxx contender in eight categories. Jamie Foxx contender in eight categories. News Jamie Foxx ...

  6. Foxx Takes Best Actor Oscar For 'Ray'

    February 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Jamie Foxx was crowned best actor at the 77th Academy Awards last night (Feb. 27) in Los Angeles for his portrayal of late music legend Ray Charles in the hit film "Ray." Jamie Foxx was crowned best actor at the 77th Academy Awards last ...

  7. 'Ray' Nabs Oscar Noms

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST Jamie Foxx gets best actor nod. Jamie Foxx gets best actor nod. News Jamie Foxx ...

  8. J Records Inks Jamie Foxx

    October 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Actor/singer Jamie Foxx has signed a deal with J Records. His first album for the record label is due in 2005. The music on the album is expected to be contemporary R&B. Actor/singer Jamie Foxx has signed a deal with J Records. His first a ...

  9. J Records Inks Jamie Foxx

    October 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Actor/singer Jamie Foxx has signed a deal with J Records. His first album for the record label is due in 2005. The music on the album is expected to be contemporary R&B. Actor/singer Jamie Foxx has signed a deal with J Records. His first a ...

  10. Movies & Music

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The "Shark Tale" soundtrack features such hip-hop and pop acts as D12 and Justin Timberlake. Read Carla Hay's column. The "Shark Tale" soundtrack features such hip-hop and pop acts as D12 and Justin Timberlake. Read Carla ...