Demon Days

  1. Gorillaz Scores Third Euro Chart No. 1

    March 18, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Parlophone/EMI's "virtual band" Gorillaz maintains its perfect record on Billboard's European Albums chart , scoring its third No. 1 from three studio releases with "Plastic Beach." On European Hot 100 Singles , meanw ...

  2. Ludacris Lands Fourth No. 1 Album With 'Battle of the Sexes'

    March 17, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Ludacris scores his fourth No. 1 on the Billboard 200 as "Battle of the Sexes" debuts atop the tally with 137,000 copies. The album is the rapper/actor's follow-up to 2008's "Theater of the Mind," which peaked at No. ...

  3. Fourth No. 1 Album For Ludacris

    March 17, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Ludacris lands his fourth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 as "Battle of the Sexes" debuts atop the list with 137,000 . . . It's the first rap album to reach No. 1 in nearly six months . . . the last was Jay-Z's "The Bluep ...

  4. Boyzone Beats Gorillaz To U.K. No. 1

    March 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Reunited Irish boy band Boyzone's "Brother" (Polydor/Universal), named for the memory of their colleague Stephen Gately, who died suddenly last October, debuted at the top of the new U.K. album chart. South London rapper Tinie Tempa ...

  5. 'Heart' Beats The Opposition At BMI Awards

    October 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT "Listen to Your Heart," the power-ballad written by Per Gessle and Mats Persson, scooped a raft of prestigious honors tonight (Oct. 3) at the 2006 BMI London Awards, presented at the Dorchester Hotel. "Listen to Your Heart," th ...

  6. 'Heart' Beats The Opposition At BMI Awards

    October 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Gala held Oct. 3 in London. "Listen to Your Heart," the power-ballad written by Per Gessle and Mats Persson, scooped a raft of prestigious honors tonight (Oct. 3) at the 2006 BMI London Awards, presented at the Dorchester Hotel. The trac ...

  7. Ingenious Funds Independiente

    June 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Martina Topley-Bird to be first artist to benefit. U.K. independent label Independiente has clinched a multi-million dollar funding from Ingenious Music VCT, the venture-capital fund specializing in A&R and quoted on the London Stock Exchange. ...

  8. Mew, TV-2 Big Winners At Danish Music Awards

    March 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Alternative rock act Mew and veteran act TV-2 each grabbed four trophies at the 18th annual Danish Music Awards, held Saturday (March 11) at Copenhagen's KB Hall. Alternative rock act Mew and veterans TV-2 each grabbed four trophies at the 18 ...

  9. Mew, TV-2 Big Winners At Danish Music Awards

    March 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Each act netted four trophies. Alternative rock act Mew and veterans TV-2 each grabbed four trophies at the 18th annual Danish Music Awards, held Saturday (March 11) at Copenhagen's KB Hall. Mew's "Mew And the Glass Handed Kites&quo ...

  10. Robbie's 'Greatest' Hits 5M Euro Milestone

    March 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST Robbie Williams' 2004 "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis) release was certified five-times platinum in February, according to the latest IFPI Platinum Europe Award honors list. Robbie Williams' 2004 "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis ...

  11. Robbie's 'Greatest' Hits 5M Euro Milestone

    March 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST Eight albums awarded IFPI Platinum status. Robbie Williams' 2004 "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis) release was certified five-times platinum in February, according to the latest IFPI Platinum Europe Award honors list. The British pop star ...

  12. Network Live Offers Gorillaz

    December 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Previous broadcasts include Bon Jovi, Madonna. Network Live-the joint venture between AOL, XM Satellite Radio and AEG—continues its live concert broadcasts series today (Dec. 9) with Gorillaz. The virtual band performed their latest album, "D ...

  13. Coldplay, Stones Get EMI H1 Ball Rolling

    November 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST Blockbusters from Coldplay, Gorillaz and the Rolling Stones plus ongoing growth in digital revenues underpinned a "successful" first half set of results at EMI, the London-based major music company sa Blockbusters from Coldplay, Gorillaz ...

  14. Coldplay, Stones Get EMI H1 Ball Rolling

    November 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST Blockbusters from Coldplay, Gorillaz and the Rolling Stones plus ongoing growth in digital revenues underpinned a "successful" first half set of results at EMI, the London-based major music company sa Blockbusters from Coldplay, Gorillaz ...

  15. Oasis Grabs Two Q Awards

    October 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Yoko Ono picks up Special Award for Lennon. Oasis clinched two of the top prizes at this year's Q Awards yesterday (Oct. 10) at London's Grosvenor House Hotel, picking up best album for “Don't Believe the Truth” (Big Brother) and th ...

  16. Stones Top Europe Chart For Second Week

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI albums spent 24 weeks at the top in 2005. The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" (Virgin) secures a second week at the top of European Top 100 Albums, after holding at No.1 in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Holland and Italy. It al ...

  17. Stones Top Europe Chart For Second Week

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI albums spent 24 weeks at the top in 2005. The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" (Virgin) secures a second week at the top of European Top 100 Albums, after holding at No.1 in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Holland and Italy. It al ...

  18. Coldplay's 'X&Y' Extends Euro Run To 13 Weeks

    September 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's "X&Y" (Parlophone) moves into its 13th week at the top of European Top 100 Albums, but there's finally a new No. 1 on Eurochart Hot 100 Singles, where James Blunt's "You're Beautiful" ( Co ...

  19. Coldplay's 'X&Y' Extends Euro Run To 13 Weeks

    September 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's "X&Y" (Parlophone) moves into its 13th week at the top of European Top 100 Albums, but there's finally a new No. 1 on Eurochart Hot 100 Singles, where James Blunt's "You're Beautiful" ( Co ...

  20. Duff Set Remains 'Most Wanted' At No. 1

    August 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT For a second week, Hilary Duff finds her "Most Wanted" greatest hits set atop The Billboard 200. Despite a 51% second week decline to U.S. sales of 101,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan, the For a second week, Hilary Duff finds ...

  21. Staind's 'Chapter V' Makes It Mark At No. 1

    August 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT With "Chapter V," modern rock act Staind nets its third consecutive Billboard 200 chart-topper. The Elektra/Atlantic album moved 185,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan, to With "Chapter V," modern r ...

  22. Hill Hits No. 1 With 'Fireflies'

    August 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 'Dukes' grab 41% increase with movie's release. Faith Hill's return to her country roots earns the songstress her third No. 1 on The Billboard 200 with "Fireflies." Her sixth effort for Warner Bros. Nashville sold 329 ...

  23. 19th 'Now' At The Peak For Second Week

    August 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Comedian Dane Cook debuts at No. 4. The 19th installment of the "Now That's What I Call Music!" hits compilation series, featuring acts like Destiny's Child and Gwen Stefani, remains atop The Billboard 200 for a second consecut ...

  24. Newest 'NOW' Opens On Top

    July 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The 19th "NOW That's What I Call Music!" installment -- boasting popular cuts by Gwen Stefani, Coldplay, the Killers and Gorillaz -- this week becomes the series' seventh No. 1 on The Billboard 200. T The 19th "NOW That� ...

  25. Sanctuary Tumbles On Records Warning

    June 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Stock in Sanctuary Group has taken a massive hit after the independent British music firm today (June 17) issued a profit warning. The company's share price fell 30% to 30p in morning trading on the L Stock in Sanctuary Group has taken a mass ...

  26. Sanctuary Tumbles On Records Warning

    June 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Stock in Sanctuary Group has taken a massive hit after the independent British music firm today (June 17) issued a profit warning. The company's share price fell 30% to 30p in morning trading on the L Stock in Sanctuary Group has taken a mass ...

  27. Coldplay Opens At No. 1 In Europe

    June 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's third album "X&Y" (Parlophone) makes a stellar bow on European Top 100 Albums, opening at No. 1 after a spectacular first week of sales around the region. Having been confirmed on Monda Coldplay's third album ...

  28. Coldplay Opens At No. 1 In Europe

    June 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's third album "X&Y" (Parlophone) makes a stellar bow on European Top 100 Albums, opening at No. 1 after a spectacular first week of sales around the region. Having been confirmed on Monda Coldplay's third album ...

  29. Black Eyed Peas Open At European Albums Summit

    June 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Black Eyed Peas make a winning return to European Top 100 Albums with "Monkey Business" (A&M/Interscope), which debuts at No. 1 after opening in the top spot in Germany, France and Switzerland. In Black Eyed Peas make a winning r ...

  30. Black Eyed Peas Open At European Albums Summit

    June 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Gorillaz Climb Down To No. 2. Black Eyed Peas make a winning return to European Top 100 Albums with "Monkey Business" (A&M/Interscope), which debuts at No. 1 after opening in the top spot in Germany, France and Switzerland. Initial E ...

  31. Gorillaz Start At European Chart Summit

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT After four years of monkeying about, British "cartoon" pop band Gorillaz has opened this week at the peak of European Top 100 Albums with "Demon Days." The act's sophomore set is new at No. 1 in the After four years of mon ...

  32. Gorillaz Start At European Chart Summit

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT After four years of monkeying about, British "cartoon" pop band Gorillaz has opened this week at the peak of European Top 100 Albums with "Demon Days." The act's sophomore set is new at No. 1 in the After four years of mon ...

  33. Audioslave Debut On Top

    June 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Building on the success of the hit rock airplay single "Be Yourself," Audioslave finds a home on top of The Billboard 200 this week with its sophomore album, "Out of Exile." The Interscope/Epic set so Building on the success of ...

  34. Coldplay, Gorillaz Delays Dull EMI Results

    May 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Revenue, profits down but digital sales triple. Rapid growth in digital music sales and multi-million shifting album releases from Robbie Williams, Joss Stone and Norah Jones failed to arrest the expected drop in full-year EMI Group profits and re ...

  35. Coldplay, Gorillaz Delays Dull EMI Results

    May 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rapid growth in digital music sales and multi-million shifting album releases from Robbie Williams, Joss Stone and Norah Jones failed to arrest the expected drop in full-year EMI Group profits and rev Rapid growth in digital music sales and multi- ...

  36. EMI Revises Profit Warning

    April 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Group said today (April 15) that its annual underlying profit would be slightly better than anticipated due in part to improved prospects for its recorded music division. EMI Group said today (April 15) that its annual underlying profit would ...

  37. EMI Revises Profit Warning

    April 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI Group said today (April 15) that its annual underlying profit would be slightly better than anticipated due in part to improved prospects for its recorded music division. EMI Group said today (April 15) that its annual underlying profit would ...