Entertainment

  1. Beats & Rhymes

    January 28, 2004 12:00 AM EST Twista's long wait for his "Kamikaze" debut pays off, with a chart-topping single. Twista's long wait for his "Kamikaze" debut pays off, with a chart-topping single. News Twista ...

  2. Kenny Chesney

    January 28, 2004 12:00 AM EST The sentimental party dude's latest album covers all aspects of the country star's persona. The sentimental party dude's latest album covers all aspects of the country star's persona. News ...

  3. BMG Music Service Targets 'Adult' Buyers

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST BMG Music Service is hoping to raise the appeal of its record club among consumers over 30 with new specialized marketing strategies. BMG Music Service is hoping to raise the appeal of its record club among consumers over 30 with new specialized m ...

  4. BMG Music Service Targets 'Adult' Buyers

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST BMG Music Service is hoping to raise the appeal of its record club among consumers over 30 with new specialized marketing strategies. BMG Music Service is hoping to raise the appeal of its record club among consumers over 30 with new specialized m ...

  5. Brauner, Tirado Join CAA In New York

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Norah Jones, others move with them. Norah Jones, others move with them. News Norah Jones ...

  6. Andy Schuon Exits Infinity Broadcasting

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Andy Schuon has stepped down as president of programming at Infinity Broadcasting. He is being replaced by Steve Rivers, who was senior VP of programming. Andy Schuon has stepped down as president of programming at Infinity Broadcasting. He is bei ...

  7. Brauner, Tirado Join CAA In New York

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Creative Artists Agency's music division now has a New York presence. Joe Brauner and Mario Tirado, both most recently of Monterey Peninsula Artists in the city, have shifted to CAA as agents. They br Creative Artists Agency's music divi ...

  8. String Cheese, Gov't Mule Lead Jammy Noms

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST String Cheese Incident and Gov't Mule top the nominations for the fourth annual Jammy Awards. Both are up for four awards. The honors will be presented March 16 at the Roseland Ballroom in New York. String Cheese Incident and Gov't Mule ...

  9. FCC Proposes Fining Clear Channel

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Federal Communication Commission (FCC) proposed today (Jan. 27) that Clear Channel Communications, Inc. be fined $755,000 for airing sexually explicit programming on a radio show carried by four o The Federal Communication Commission (FCC) pro ...

  10. CISAC Launches Members Network

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST The International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC) has launched CIS Net, a database of musical works that will interconnect its 209 member societies. The International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers ...

  11. CISAC Launches Members Network

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST The International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC) has launched CIS Net, a database of musical works that will interconnect its 209 member societies. The International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers ...

  12. Big Band Trombonist Bernhart Dies at 77

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Milt Bernhart, a big band trombonist known for his solo on Frank Sinatra's "I've Got You Under My Skin," has died of complications of congestive heart failure. He was 77. Milt Bernhart, a big band trombonist known for his solo ...

  13. Beyoncé, Hilfiger Ink Perfume Pact

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST R&B star Beyoncé Knowles has linked with Tommy Hilfiger Toiletries and Tommy Hilfiger USA, Inc., in a multi-year marketing deal that will include the launch of a Beyoncé-branded perfume R&B star Beyoncé Knowles has li ...

  14. Lyric Street Inks 'Idol' Finalist Gracin

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Nashville-based Lyric Street Records has signed Josh Gracin, the fourth-place finisher on the second season of "American Idol." Nashville-based Lyric Street Records has signed Josh Gracin, the fourth-place finisher on the second season o ...

  15. Beyoncé, Hilfiger Ink Perfume Pact

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST R&B star Beyoncé Knowles has linked with Tommy Hilfiger Toiletries and Tommy Hilfiger USA, Inc., in a multi-year marketing deal that will include the launch of a Beyoncé-branded perfume R&B star Beyoncé Knowles has li ...

  16. 'Mountain,' 'Rings' Lead Oscar Music Nominations

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Shore, Sting, Costello among contenders. Shore, Sting, Costello among contenders. News ...

  17. 'Mountain,' 'Rings' Lead Oscar Music Nominations

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST The scores and songs from "Cold Mountain" and "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" lead the nominations in the music categories for the 76th Annual Academy Awards. The awards ceremony will The scores and songs from & ...

  18. Artists Line-up For Pre-Grammy Concerts

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Wonder, Costello, the Strokes playing gigs for charity. Wonder, Costello, the Strokes playing gigs for charity. News ...

  19. UMI's Kennedy Optimistic In MIDEM Keynote

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Exec forecasts "leaner and meaner" 2004. Exec forecasts "leaner and meaner" 2004. News ...

  20. Rhythm & Blues

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST Justin Timberlake and Lionel Richie have signed on to host an upcoming ABC special honoring Motown Records. Justin Timberlake and Lionel Richie have signed on to host an upcoming ABC special honoring Motown Records. News Lionel Richie , Justin Tim ...

  21. The Beat

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Darkness' "Permission to Land" shoots up The Billboard 200 after receiving four Brit Award nominations. The Darkness' "Permission to Land" shoots up The Billboard 200 after receiving four Brit Award nominations. N ...

  22. Tantric

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST This aggressive yet melodic single is the first taste of Tantric's sophomore album, "After We Go." This aggressive yet melodic single is the first taste of Tantric's sophomore album, "After We Go." News ...

  23. UMI's Kennedy Optimistic In MIDEM Keynote

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Universal Music International COO John Kennedy. The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Unive ...

  24. DVD Copy Control Assn. Drops Lawsuit

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST The DVD Copy Control Assn. (DVD CCA) has dropped its lawsuit against California resident Andrew Bunner, who it claimed illegally posted a DVD decryption program online. The DVD Copy Control Assn. (DVD CCA) has dropped its lawsuit against Californi ...

  25. UMI's Kennedy Optimistic In MIDEM Keynote

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Universal Music International COO John Kennedy. The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Unive ...

  26. DVD Copy Control Assn. Drops Lawsuit

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST The DVD Copy Control Assn. (DVD CCA) has dropped its lawsuit against California resident Andrew Bunner, who it claimed illegally posted a DVD decryption program online. The DVD Copy Control Assn. (DVD CCA) has dropped its lawsuit against Californi ...

  27. Sirius Picks Up DanceStar Mix Show

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST DanceStar USA has announced a global radio distribution deal with Westwood One. Under the agreement, which excludes satellite radio, Westwood One will be the official radio syndication partner for Dan DanceStar USA has announced a global radio dis ...

  28. Artists Line-up For Pre-Grammy Concerts

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Stevie Wonder, Elvis Costello, the Strokes and Counting Crows are among the artists who will perform as part of a concert series at the L.A. House of Blues in the days leading up to the Grammys. Proce Stevie Wonder, Elvis Costello, the Strokes and ...

  29. CMA Music Fest Sets First Acts

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Top artists sign on for country showcase. Top artists sign on for country showcase. News ...

  30. CMA Music Fest Sets First Acts

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Glen Campbell, Brooks & Dunn and LeAnn Rimes are among the first acts announced for the CMA Music Festival, set for June 10-13 in downtown Nashville. Glen Campbell, Brooks & Dunn and LeAnn Rimes are among the first acts announced for t ...

  31. Euro Telecom Firm To Launch Download Site

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Cable & Wireless gets into Web-music market. Cable & Wireless gets into Web-music market. News ...

  32. Gabriel Bows Digital-Music Initiative

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Peter Gabriel is inviting his fellow artists to join a new initiative, the Magnificent Union of Digitally Downloading Artists (MUDDA). Gabriel wants artists to use the Internet in a creative way, as w Peter Gabriel is inviting his fellow artists t ...

  33. Warner Bros. To Release 'O.C.' Albums

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Label links with Fox for show-themed releases. Label links with Fox for show-themed releases. News ...

  34. VH1 Poll: Hip-Hop Will Rule Grammys

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Timberlake, OutKast to contend for top album honor. Timberlake, OutKast to contend for top album honor. News ...

  35. Gabriel Bows Digital-Music Initiative

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Peter Gabriel is inviting his fellow artists to join a new initiative, the Magnificent Union of Digitally Downloading Artists (MUDDA). Gabriel wants artists to use the Internet in a creative way, as w Peter Gabriel is inviting his fellow artists t ...

  36. Dave Matthews Band To Receive Honor From NAACP

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dave Matthews Band will receive the Chairman's Award from the NAACP at the organization's Image Awards, which tape March 6 and will air March 11 on Fox. The award is given for distinguished service an Dave Matthews Band will receive the ...

  37. VH1 Poll: Hip-Hop Will Rule Grammys

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Hip-hop and R&B artists should dominate the 46th annual Grammy Awards, according to a new poll of 18- to 49-year-olds conducted by VH1. Hip-hop and R&B artists should dominate the 46th annual Grammy Awards, according to a new poll of 1 ...

  38. Warner Bros. To Release 'O.C.' Albums

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Warner Bros. Records and Fox have inked a deal to issue a series of albums based on the network's popular TV series "The O.C." The first project will come out March 30; subsequent releases will street Warner Bros. Records and Fox ha ...

  39. 'Rings' Wins Musical Globes

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Both music categories go to trilogy finale. Both music categories go to trilogy finale. News ...

  40. Nickelback, Lavigne, McLachlan To Play Junos

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST BNL, Bublé, Furtado also set to perform. BNL, Bublé, Furtado also set to perform. News ...

  41. Sony Music Distribution Lowers DVD Prices

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Initiative to give jolt to growing market. Initiative to give jolt to growing market. News ...

  42. Sources: Sony-BMG Prelim Ruling Date Set

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST The European Commission's competition division is expected to issue its preliminary ruling on the proposed Sony Music-BMG merger on Feb. 12, Billboard.biz has learned. The European Commission's competition division is expected to issue i ...

  43. 'Rings' Wins Musical Globes

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST "The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King" took home the awards in both musical categories of the Golden Globe Awards, held last night (Jan. 25) in Beverly Hills, Calif. Composer Howard Shore won the "The Lord of the Rings: Return ...

  44. Sony Music Distribution Lowers DVD Prices

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST In an effort to further establish the growing market for music video, Sony Music Distribution is reducing the price to retail on more than 40 DVD titles. In an effort to further establish the growing market for music video, Sony Music Distribution ...

  45. Nickelback, Lavigne, McLachlan To Play Junos

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Barenaked Ladies, Michael Bublé, Nelly Furtado, Avril Lavigne, Sarah McLachlan and Nickelback will perform at the 2004 Juno Awards. Barenaked Ladies, Michael Bublé, Nelly Furtado, Avril Lavigne, Sarah McLachlan and Nickelback will perform ...

  46. Sources: Sony-BMG Prelim Ruling Date Set

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST The European Commission's competition division is expected to issue its preliminary ruling on the proposed Sony Music-BMG merger on Feb. 12, Billboard.biz has learned. The European Commission's competition division is expected to issue i ...

  47. 'Rings' Wins Musical Globes

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST "The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King" took home the awards in both musical categories of the Golden Globe Awards, held last night (Jan. 25) in Beverly Hills, Calif. Composer Howard Shore won the "The Lord of the Rings: Return ...

  48. Nickelback, Lavigne, McLachlan To Play Junos

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Barenaked Ladies, Michael Bublé, Nelly Furtado, Avril Lavigne, Sarah McLachlan and Nickelback will perform at the 2004 Juno Awards. Barenaked Ladies, Michael Bublé, Nelly Furtado, Avril Lavigne, Sarah McLachlan and Nickelback will perform ...

  49. Sony Music Distribution Lowers DVD Prices

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST In an effort to further establish the growing market for music video, Sony Music Distribution is reducing the price to retail on more than 40 DVD titles. In an effort to further establish the growing market for music video, Sony Music Distribution ...

  50. Altnet In AIDS Benefit Pact

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Service selling songs from benefit album. Service selling songs from benefit album. News ...

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