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  1. Aussie Touring Bits: Eminem Playing Down Under, First Time in Ten Years; Lil Wayne Opening

    September 07, 2011 1:58 PM EDT Eminem Going Down Under For The First Time in Ten Years Slim Shady is returning Down Under for the first time in 10 years to play a handful of stadium shows. Eminem, who last played in these parts in 2001, will play Melbourne Etihad Stadium on Dec ...

  2. Phil Collins Holds On To Euro Albums No. 1

    October 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT For a second week, Phil Collins leads Billboard's European Albums chart with "Going Back" (Atlantic/Warner Music), in a vintage-looking top ten that also includes Eric Clapton, Santana and Neil Young . Eminem 's "Love The ...

  3. BMG Rights Management Signs David Garrett

    October 12, 2009 12:00 AM EDT BMG Rights Management has signed a publishing contract with violin star David Garrett. As part of the deal, the company will represent the publishing rights of his previous releases "Virtuoso" and "Encore" - they have combined ...

  4. Eminem's 'Bottle' Breaks Digital Record

    February 11, 2009 12:00 AM EST The rap triumvirate of Eminem, Dr. Dre and 50 Cent will soar 78-1 on The Billboard Hot 100 to be posted tomorrow morning (Feb. 12) with "Crack a Bottle," which sets a Nielsen SoundScan record for opening week download sales (418,000). Th ...

  5. Eminem Draws On Dre, Backs Obama

    October 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Eminem says his comeback album will have a "lot of material" after five months of solid work on the record with Dr. Dre. As previously reported on Billboard.biz (Oct. 16), the album is titled "Relapse" and one of the tracks is ...

  6. Eminem Returns To Rap

    October 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Emimem's return to hip-hop is now official. After months of rumors, the MC announced the title for his sixth album, "Relapse," last night (Oct. 15) during an on-air launch party for his book, "The Way I Am" via Orion Books ...

  7. Jay-Z Drawing Up A New 'Blueprint'

    August 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Jay-Z has confirmed rumors that he's hard at work on his 11th and final album via Def Jam, "The Blueprint 3." Last night (Aug. 6), the MC appeared as a guest during Kanye West's Glow in the Dark concert at New York City's ...

  8. Eminem Working On First Album In Three Years

    September 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Eminem is hard at work on his first studio album in three years. The Detroit MC called into New York radio station Hot 97 today (Sept. 13) during a 50 Cent interview and spoke about his own endeavors. "I'm always working -- I'm alwa ...

  9. 50, Mariah Lead Billboard Music Awards Finalists

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Cent, Mariah Carey and Green Day are the top finalists for the 2005 Billboard Music Awards, which will be handed out Dec. 6 live on Fox from Las Vegas' MGM Grand Garden Arena. Rap legend LL Cool J 50 Cent, Mariah Carey and Green Day are th ...

  10. Coldplay Enter 8th Week On Top In Europe

    August 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay's "X&Y" (Parlophone) extends its reign on European Top 100 Albums to eight weeks. The British band's third studio set continues to enjoy robust European sales, climbing back 3-2 in the U Coldplay's "X ...

  11. Coldplay Enter 8th Week On Top In Europe

    August 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 'Back to Bedlam' moves into second spot. Coldplay's "X&Y" (Parlophone) extends its reign on European Top 100 Albums to eight weeks. As the British band continues its North American tour, with shows last night in Montre ...

  12. Report: Universal Grows Global Share In 2004

    August 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Group has widened its share of the global $33.6 billion music market in 2004, despite the creation of rival Sony BMG, according to data published yesterday (Aug. 2) by the IFPI. Universal Music Group has widened its share of the gl ...

  13. IFPI: 2004 Global Music Biz Flat

    March 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST The global music market in 2004 enjoyed its best performance in five years. Shipments of physical formats reached $33.6 billion, a 1.3% drop in value compared to 2003 figures, according to statistics LONDON -- The global music market in 2004 enjoy ...

  14. IFPI: 2004 Global Biz Flat

    March 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST The global music market in 2004 enjoyed its best performance in five years. Shipments of physical formats reached $33.6 billion, a 1.3% drop in value compared to 2003 figures, according to statistics The global music market in 2004 enjoyed its bes ...

  15. IFPI: 2004 Global Biz Flat

    March 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST The global music market in 2004 enjoyed its best performance in five years. Shipments of physical formats reached $33.6 billion, a 1.3% drop in value compared to 2003 figures, according to statistics The global music market in 2004 enjoyed its bes ...

  16. 50 Cent's 'Massacre' Makes Short-Week History

    March 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Album opens with more than 1 million copies. 50 Cent's "The Massacre" makes history with the largest sales total by far of any title with a shortened release week. The Shady/Aftermath/Interscope album moved 1.14 million copies withi ...

  17. 'American Idiot' Continues Euro Chart Reign

    February 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Green Day enters a fourth week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums with "American Idiot" (Reprise). Sales jump in several territories, good for a 3-1 climb in Austria and 12-5 in France. Green Day enters a fourth week at No. 1 on Europea ...

  18. 'American Idiot' Continues Euro Chart Reign

    February 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Green Day enters a fourth week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums with "American Idiot" (Reprise) after several sales spurts including a 3-1 climb in Austria and 12-5 in France. Green Day enters a fourth week at No. 1 on European Top 10 ...

  19. Eminem Rolls Into '05 Atop Billboard 200

    January 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Eminem extends his "Encore," as the album picks up a second consecutive week atop The Billboard 200, with U.S. sales down 54% from last week to 198,000, according to Nielsen SoundScan. This is the Sha Eminem extends his "Encore,&quo ...

  20. Eminem Rolls Into '05 Atop Billboard 200

    January 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Eminem extends his "Encore," as the album picks up a second consecutive week atop The Billboard 200, with U.S. sales down 54% from last week to 198,000, according to Nielsen SoundScan. This is the Sha Eminem extends his "Encore,&quo ...

  21. Robbie, Band Aid Keep Top Euro Posts

    December 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Robbie Williams' "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis) maintains its No. 1 spot on the last European Top 100 Albums chart of 2004. The compilation continues to top charts in the United Kingdom, Germany and Swit Robbie Williams' "Gre ...

  22. Robbie, Band Aid Keep Top Euro Posts

    December 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Robbie Williams' "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis) maintains its No. 1 spot on the last European Top 100 Albums chart of 2004. The compilation continues to top charts in the United Kingdom, Germany and Swit Robbie Williams' "Gre ...

  23. U2's 'Bomb' Radiates European Success

    December 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST U2's "How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb" (Universal Island) is No. 1 for a third week on European Top 100 Albums. It remains the bestseller in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Sweden, Portugal and Switzerla U2's "How To Dismantl ...

  24. U2's 'Bomb' Radiates European Success

    December 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST U2's "How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb" (Universal Island) is No. 1 for a third week on European Top 100 Albums. It remains the bestseller in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Sweden, Portugal and Switzerla U2's "How To Dismantl ...

  25. Eminem's 'Encore' Goes To No. 1 in Europe

    November 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST Eminem's "Encore" (Interscope) ascends to No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. The rapper's latest set entered the pan-European chart at No. 2 last week based on two-day sales. Eminem's "Encore" (Interscope) ascends ...

  26. Eminem's 'Encore' Goes To No. 1 in Europe

    November 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST Eminem's "Encore" (Interscope) ascends to No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. The rapper's latest set entered the pan-European chart at No. 2 last week based on two-day sales. Eminem's "Encore" (Interscope) ascends ...

  27. Robbie Holds Off Eminem On Euro Album Chart

    November 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Robbie Williams' "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis) has the stamina to hold off Eminem's "Encore" (Aftermath/Interscope) at the top of the European Top 100 Albums chart. Eminem's "Just Lose It" similarly sta R ...

  28. Robbie Holds Off Eminem On Euro Album Chart

    November 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Robbie Williams' "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis) has the stamina to hold off Eminem's "Encore" (Aftermath/Interscope) at the top of the European Top 100 Albums chart. Eminem's "Just Lose It" similarly sta R ...

  29. NZ Retailer Won't Rack Eminem's 'Encore'

    November 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST New Zealand retail chain the CD and DVD Store is refusing to rack Eminem's album "Encore," released locally on Monday (Nov. 15). The retailer is not displaying the Universal Music album at any of its New Zealand retail chain the CD ...

  30. NZ Retailer Won't Rack Eminem's 'Encore'

    November 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST New Zealand retail chain the CD and DVD Store is refusing to rack Eminem's album "Encore," released locally on Monday (Nov. 15). The retailer is not displaying the Universal Music album at any of its New Zealand retail chain the CD ...

  31. Huge Weekend Bow For Eminem

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Amid a chaotic weekend of street-date violations at retail, Eminem's "Encore" (Aftermath/Interscope) is emerging with huge sales. Industry observers estimate that the set -- which was originally sched Amid a chaotic weekend of stree ...

  32. EMI Pub, Eminem Strike 'Encore' Deal

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Pact covers world ex-U.S. EMI Music Publishing has extended its pact with Eminem to cover the works on his new album "Encore" (Aftermath/Interscope). The new partnership with the leading hip-hop artist and Detroit-based publishing firm 8 ...

  33. EMI Pub, Eminem Strike 'Encore' Deal

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST EMI Music Publishing has extended its pact with leading hip-hop act Eminem to cover the works on his new album "Encore" (Aftermath/Interscope). EMI Music Publishing has extended its pact with Eminem to cover the works on his new album &q ...

  34. Robbie Stays At No. 1 In Europe

    November 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST 'Greatest Hits' starts 3rd week at summit. Robbie Williams launches into a third week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums with "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis). It retains the lead in Germany, Spain, Portugal, Holland and Switzerlan ...

  35. Robbie Stays At No. 1 In Europe

    November 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Robbie Williams launches into a third week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums with "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis). It retains the lead in Germany, Spain, Portugal, Holland and Switzerland and climbs 2-1 Robbie Williams launches into a thir ...

  36. Eminem, Snoop Albums Moved Up

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Interscope Geffen A&M has moved up the releases of two of its biggest fourth-quarter albums. Interscope Geffen A&M has moved up the releases of two of its biggest fourth-quarter albums. Eminem's "Encore" (Interscope) ori ...