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  1. Rolling Stones Doc 'Charlie Is My Darling' To Screen at Billboard THR Film and TV Music Conference

    October 05, 2012 3:38 PM EDT A midnight screening of the Rolling Stones documentary "Charlie is My Darling" has been added to the Billboard Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference on Oct. 24. The screening will be held at Grauman's Chinese Theatre locat ...

  2. Heinz Is On Their Side: Rolling Stones' Rice Krispies Commercial Referenced on 'Mad Men' (Video)

    April 02, 2012 12:24 PM EDT On Sunday's Mad Men, Heinz executive Raymond Geiger (John Sloman) suggests to Don Draper (Jon Hamm) that he get the Rolling Stones to sing a version of "Heinz is on my side" set to their hit song "Time is on my side" for t ...

  3. Urban Power List: Shawn Gee

    January 12, 2012 3:57 PM EST Shawn Gee President of music and entertainment, SEFG Website: sefgllc.com King of the Road Shawn Gee has mastered the full package. With a background on Wall Street, Gee parlayed his interest in finance into music and entertainment, becoming a cen ...

  4. At Warner Music Nashville's Post CMA Awards Party, Blake Shelton, Lady A, John Esposito Revel Until The Wee Hours

    November 10, 2011 3:26 PM EST From left: Starstruck Management Group's Brandon Blackstock, Tim McGraw, Blake Shelton, Faith Hill, John Oates, Warner Music Nashville President & CEO, John Esposito, Red Light Management's Will Botwin, Starstruck Management Group� ...

  5. U2's 360 Tour 'Claw' Sale: New Details Unveiled

    July 14, 2011 4:05 PM EDT U2's 360 Tour "Claw" (photo: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com) As previously reported on Billboard.biz , U2's "Claws" -- the alien-like, four-legged structure over the stages of their current "360" tour -- are goin ...

  6. U2's '360' Is Officially The Most Successful Tour Of All Time

    April 11, 2011 10:58 AM EDT As projected by Billboard.biz last week, U2's "360" officially became the most successful tour of all time , Live Nation announced today. Sunday night's sold-out show at Morumbi Stadium in Sao Paulo pulled U2 past the previous ...

  7. The Early Look: Black Friday Music Sales Recap

    November 27, 2010 12:00 AM EST The music business was hopeful for robust shopping on Black Friday, and why not? Overall consumer interest was up from last year, indie retail rolled out special exclusives from artists like U2, Metallica, and the Gaslight Anthem, and a full roste ...

  8. Indie Retailers Bring Exclusive To Black Friday

    October 29, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The organizers of Record Store Day are bringing a slew of exclusive releases to independent music retail for the upcoming "Back to Black Friday" promotion on November 26. The day after Thanksgiving is traditionally the busiest shopping d ...

  9. Kenny Chesney Could Hold Top Spot On Next Week's Billboard 200

    October 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Kenny Chesney's "Hemingway's Whiskey" may retain the top slot on the Billboard 200 albums chart next week, but there's an outside chance Toby Keith's new "Bullets in the Gun" could fire up at No. 1, dependin ...

  10. 'Glee' Cast Breaks Beatles' Hot 100 Record

    October 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT With six debuts on the Billboard Hot 100 dated Oct. 16, to be released Thursday (Oct. 7), the cast of Fox's "Glee" will pass the Beatles for most appearances among non-solo acts in the chart's 52-year history. The "Glee& ...

  11. 'Glee' Rises Past 'Twilight' To Top Billboard 200

    June 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT It was Team Jacob and Team Edward versus the Gleeks this past week in the race to No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, as the "Twilight Saga: Eclipse" soundtrack went up against the latest installment of the "Glee" soundtrack se ...

  12. 'Glee' Edges Out Stone Temple Pilots On Billboard 200

    June 02, 2010 12:00 AM EDT "Glee: the Music, Volume 3 - Showstoppers" holds at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart for a second week, while the new release schedule was light due to the "American Idol" finale. "Showstoppers" moved 63,000 co ...

  13. 'Glee' Stops The Show At No. 1, Stones Come In Second On Billboard 200

    May 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The "Glee - The Music Volume 3: Showstoppers" soundtrack arrives at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart as expected, starting with 136,000 sold according to Nielsen SoundScan. The cast of "Glee" claimed its first No. 1 rece ...

  14. Bieber's Back At No. 1, Katy Perry's 'Gurls' Get Busy

    May 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Justin Bieber's "My World 2.0" album is back at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, but with a rather dreary sales figure . . . It's the Bieb's fourth nonconsecutive week at the top of the chart . . . the National, the Dead Weathe ...

  15. MGMT's Top Debut On Billboard 200; Bieber Holds At No. 1

    April 21, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Justin Bieber's "My World 2.0" holds at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 for a third nonconsecutive week with 92,000 according to Nielsen SoundScan . . . MGMT's second album, "Congratulations," is the tally's highest d ...

  16. Latin News Briefs: 'Unplugged,' Putumayo

    August 26, 2008 12:00 AM EDT -Sony BMG is releasing its first-ever all-Spanish version of its “Best of MTV Unplugged” series. The CD and DVD, which goes on sale today, contains 15 songs from “Unplugged” performances by Shakira, Mana, La Ley, Ricky Martin, Café Tacvba, Soda St ...

  17. UMG Merch Arm Inks Deal With The Killers

    July 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Bravado, the global merchandising arm of Universal Music Group, has entered into an agreement to manufacture and distribute merch for Las Vegas-based rock act the Killers. Financial terms and the length of the deal were not disclosed. "Mercha ...

  18. iTunes Launches London Sessions

    February 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST Apple iTunes is further making its mark on the live music scene in London with the launch of 11 nights of free collaborative concerts starting next week. The unique acoustic performances include sets by KT Tunstall with fellow singer songwriter Bi ...

  19. UMe, Amazon Link For Valentine's Push

    February 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST Amazon.com has joined with Universal Music Enterprises to offer free Valentine's Day e-cards featuring hit love songs from Elton John, Patsy Cline, Marvin Gaye and others in its music store. The holiday cards come with 12 original recordings ...

  20. Dim Mak, Downtown Sign Joint Venture

    January 28, 2008 12:00 AM EST Dim Mak Records, the label founded by celebrity DJ Steve Aoki, has signed joint venture with Downtown Records. According to a statement, Downtown will provide Dim Mak with infrastructure and marketing support. Downtown's roster includes Gnarl ...

  21. London Fails To Figure In HMV’s Fopp Revival

    August 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT HMV says that despite their "very best efforts", their revival of the U.K. Fopp retail chain will not include a London branch among the six stores re-opening this month. Stores in Edinburgh, Manchester, Nottingham, Cambridge and Glasgow ...

  22. Rolling Stones Roll Out DRM-Free Albums

    August 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT London-based 7digital has become the first digital media delivery company to make available EMI's Rolling Stones catalog as DRM-free MP3s. The 24 albums are delivered at the high-quality 320 kbps rate, and for the next four weeks will exclusi ...

  23. U.K. Retailer Fopp Shutters

    June 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Fopp, the U.K.'s leading independent specialist music retailer, has gone bust. The company issued a statement today (June 29) confirming industry speculation that it was going bankrupt after 25 years in the business. "It is with great re ...

  24. Fopp's Future Remains Uncertain

    June 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The future of Fopp is apparently still up in the air four days after the U.K. independent specialist music retailer stopped taking payments by credit cards at its stores. On Monday, the company admitted to "experiencing difficulties" aft ...

  25. Country, Gospel Packages Set For Release In New Venture

    April 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT American Profile Presents, a new joint venture, will release its first project on Tuesday, April 24. “Country Gospel Favorites,” which includes songs from Roy Clark, Lee Greenwood and Patsy Cline, among others, will be sold at Wal-Mart and Target ...

  26. Korn Plans Virtual Record Release Party

    February 28, 2007 12:00 AM EST Korn will be hosting a virtual record release party in a virtual world created by MTV called VirtualKorn. The band will stream the new album and interact with fans in avatar form, as well as provide behind-the-scenes footage and exclusive clips fr ...

  27. Fopp Builds Empire On Music Zone

    February 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST British independent music retailer Fopp has bought 67 stores from administrators of the beleaguered Music Zone chain. The outlets, plus Music Zone's headquarters and warehouse in Stockport, England and its warehouse in Denton, have been sold ...

  28. Love's Arthur Lee Dies Of Leukemia

    August 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Died yesterday (Aug. 3) in Memphis. Died yesterday (Aug. 3) in Memphis. News ...

  29. Coachella Day Two: Madonna Makes It Quick

    May 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Massive Attack, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Tool. Massive Attack, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Tool. News ...

  30. John Peel Site To Aid Unsigned Acts

    October 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Revered British radio DJ died a year ago. Universal Music U.K. has joined forces with revived indie label Dandelion Records to launch a new-music Web service dedicated to John Peel, the late highly revered British radio broadcaster and DJ. Accessi ...

  31. John Peel Site To Aid Unsigned Acts

    October 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Revered British radio DJ died a year ago. Universal Music U.K. has joined forces with revived indie label Dandelion Records to launch a new-music Web service dedicated to John Peel, the late highly revered British radio broadcaster and DJ. Accessi ...

  32. Cafe Tacuba Make History In Mexico City

    June 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Shatter Chayanne's attendance record by 20,000. Mexican rockers Cafe Tacuba established an attendance record at Mexico City's Zocalo, with more than 170,000 people showing up for a free concert June 4. The previous record was held by Cha ...

  33. Cafe Tacuba Make History In Mexico City

    June 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Shatter Chayanne's attendance record by 20,000. Mexican rockers Cafe Tacuba established an attendance record at Mexico City's Zocalo, with more than 170,000 people showing up for a free concert June 4. The previous record was held by Cha ...

  34. Words & Music

    March 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST "The Rolling Stones Singles 1968-1971" CD boxed set includes MusicnotesXtra technology featuring digital sheet music and pick-hand view of proper technique for the guitar parts. Read Jim Bessman's col "The Rolling Stones Single ...

  35. U2 To Reveal Fall N.A. Tour Dates

    March 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Vertigo on track to gross $300M. U2 will announce the fall North American leg of its Vertigo tour today (March 7). The tour will include about 40 dates, beginning Sept. 12 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto and wrapping Dec. 19 at the Rose Garden ...

  36. U2 Tickets Run Hot in Europe, U.S.

    January 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST The frenzy surrounding the U2 Vertigo tour continued over the weekend, with more quick sellouts. All U.K. shows went clean, with more than 260,000 tickets sold. The frenzy surrounding the U2 Vertigo tour continued over the weekend, with more quick ...

  37. Apple Unveils New iPods, Bows EU iTunes

    October 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Photos, U2 content among new features. Photos, U2 content among new features. News ...

  38. ABKCO To Release Stones Singles Boxes

    March 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST ABKCO Records will release three box sets of the Rolling Stones singles recorded between 1963 and 1971. The first set, "The Rolling Stones Singles 1963-1965," is due May 4 and features 12 CDs, beginni ABKCO Records will release three box ...

  39. Distillers, Ben Folds To Hit U.S. Campuses

    March 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST College campuses will be getting a taste of the Distillers and Ben Folds this spring. College campuses will be getting a taste of the Distillers and Ben Folds this spring. MTV's 24-hour college network, mtvU, has inked its first title sponsor ...