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  1. Amy Winehouse's New Music Shocked Her Parents, Helped Them Heal

    November 18, 2011 12:05 PM EST When Salaam Remi gathered together Amy Winehouse's family not long after her death to play unreleased tracks, the veteran producer behind much of the singer's first two albums wasn't sure what to expect. "They didn't know ...

  2. Amy Winehouse Finished Writing Songs for Third LP, Planned Jazz Album With ?uestlove

    November 17, 2011 7:01 AM EST album, "Lioness: Hidden Treasures," http://www.billboard.biz/bbbiz ...

  3. Amy Winehouse's Third Album, 'Lioness,' Coming Out In December

    October 31, 2011 10:57 AM EDT A new album of recordings by the late soul singer Amy Winehouse will be released in December, Island Records said Monday. The releae said that the new album called "Lioness: Hidden Treasures" will contain 12 songs - previously unreleased ...

  4. Amy Winehouse Holds Top of U.K. Album Chart for Second Week

    August 08, 2011 1:09 PM EDT Amy Winehouse continued her posthumous reign on the new U.K. album chart, published Sunday (Aug. 7) by the Official Charts Company. "Back To Black" (Universal Island) achieved a second week at No. 1 since her death, in addition to the th ...

  5. Amy Winehouse Catalog Makes Full-Week Sales Impact

    August 05, 2011 1:02 PM EDT Amy Winehouse's Back to Black unsurprisingly moves up the Billboard 200 this week, climbing 9-7 (39,000; up 2%, according to Nielsen SoundScan) after a full week's worth of sales impact following her death on Saturday, July 23. Last we ...

  6. Eric Church's 'Chief' Album Tops Billboard 200 Chart

    August 03, 2011 11:00 AM EDT As projected last week , country singer Eric Church takes his third album, "Chief," straight to No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with 145,000 sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan (with an even bigger sales figure than expected). The debut mark ...

  7. Amy Winehouse Sales, By the Numbers

    July 27, 2011 2:01 PM EDT While this week's charts only track the first 36 hours of sales after news broke on Saturday afternoon of Amy Winehouse's death , fans clearly rushed to retail sites as the news spread. Through the end of SoundScan's tracking period ...

  8. Amy Winehouse's Billboard U.S. Chart History

    July 23, 2011 6:29 PM EDT Amy Winehouse, who died on Saturday, had a strong history on Billboard U.S. charts despite releasing just two albums -- the Grammy-winning "Back to Black" and her 2003 debut, "Frank" -- during her career. "Back to Black&qu ...

  9. Winehouse Won't Face Charge, Cops Say

    February 29, 2008 12:00 AM EST Amy Winehouse's run of good fortune has continued with the news today that the singer will not face charges in connection with her husband's alleged attempt to pervert the course of justice. The singer, who scooped five trophies at the 5 ...

  10. Winehouse Retains Euro Chart Crown

    January 24, 2008 12:00 AM EST Amy Winehouse continues to top Billboard's European Top 100 Albums survey, as "Back To Black" (Universal Island) holds at No. 1 for a fifth week ahead of Radiohead's "In Rainbows" (XL Recordings). "Apologize" ...

  11. Winehouse Cancels 2007 Dates, Appearances

    November 28, 2007 12:00 AM EST Amy Winehouse's unconventional lifestyle, it seems, has caught up with her. The British pop star has been forced to pull the plug on her schedule for the rest of 2007, due to unspecified illness. Winehouse has "cancelled all remaining li ...

  12. Josh Groban Takes 'Noel' to No. 1

    November 28, 2007 12:00 AM EST It's a happy holiday for Josh Groban, as the singer nabs his second No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 with "Noel" ... It ascends to the chart's top slot with a career-high 405,000 -- thanks partially to his surprise performance ...

  13. Producer/Songwriter Remi Remixes Beatles Song

    September 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Producer/Songwriter Salaam Remi (Amy Winehouse, The Fugees, Sade, Chrisette Michele, Sting) has created a soulful version of the Beatles "Come Together" track to be performed tonight during VH1's Fashion Rocks concert by Grammy-Awar ...

  14. Frankly Speaking: Imports

    August 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In the mid-1980s through the mid-1990s, major labels cracked down on retailers carrying import albums as a matter of course—at one point, CBS Records even sued Tower Records over the practice. For the most part, such import battles have since rece ...

  15. Winehouse Hospitalized, Cancels Gigs

    August 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Amy Winehouse has pulled a stretch of European concerts after being admitted to the hospital suffering from "severe exhaustion." The artist was discharged from London's University College Hospital yesterday afternoon just hours afte ...

  16. Norah, Nelly Grab Top Spots On Euro Charts

    February 23, 2007 12:00 AM EST Norah Jones and Nelly Furtado again have the top titles on Billboard's pan-European sales charts. Jones' "Not Too Late" (Blue Note/Parlophone) begins its third week atop Top 100 Albums while Nelly Furtado's "All Good ...

  17. Robbie's 'Rudebox' Holds Top Spot In Europe

    November 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST An unchanged top three on European Top 100 Albums sees Robbie Williams start a second week at No. 1 with "Rudebox" (Chrysalis). It drops 1-2 in the United Kingdom, where sales fell by two-thirds on an An unchanged top three on European T ...

  18. Robbie's 'Rudebox' Holds Top Spot In Europe

    November 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST An unchanged top three on European Top 100 Albums sees Robbie Williams start a second week at No. 1 with "Rudebox" (Chrysalis). It drops 1-2 in the United Kingdom, where sales fell by two-thirds on an An unchanged top three on European T ...

  19. Streets, Franz Ferdinand Lead Mercury Prize Shortlist

    July 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Albums by the Streets and Franz Ferdinand are the leading contenders for the 2004 Nationwide Mercury Prize, which celebrates the best of British and Irish music. Albums by the Streets and Franz Ferdinand are the leading contenders for the 2004 Nat ...

  20. Streets, Franz Ferdinand Lead Mercury Prize Shortlist

    July 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Albums by the Streets and Franz Ferdinand are the leading contenders for the 2004 Nationwide Mercury Prize, which celebrates the best of British and Irish music. Albums by the Streets and Franz Ferdinand are the leading contenders for the 2004 Nat ...