Disco Inferno

  1. The Beatles Occupy the Entire Top 5 on Billboard Hot 100: 48 Years Ago Today

    April 04, 2012 1:10 PM EDT On the Billboard Hot 100 dated 48 years ago today - April 4, 1964 - the Beatles made history as the only act ever to monopolize the chart's top five positions. With a 27-1 second-week blast to the top for "Can't Buy Me Love," t ...

  2. James T. Ellis, Singer for The Trammps, 'Disco Inferno' Dies at 74

    March 09, 2012 6:10 AM EST ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) -- James T. "Jimmy" Ellis, who belted out the refrain "Burn, baby burn!" in a 1970s-era disco hit that's still replayed in modern sports arenas, has died. He was 74. David Turner of Bass-Cauthen Funera ...

  3. Bruce Springsteen Scores Eighth No. 1 Album

    October 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Presto! Bruce Springsteen's "Magic" debuts atop The Billboard 200, giving the artist his eighth No. 1 album. His first came in 1980 with "The River" ... High entries from Matchbox Twenty, Soulja Boy Tell'em, J. Holida ...

  4. Dimensional Jobs Unaffected By Sale

    May 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Details on the sale of Dimensional Music Publishing, first reported by Billboard.biz , are now in. First State Media Group, a joint venture between a management team led by Steve McMellon and Colonial First State Global Asset Management, led the a ...