Hey Ya!

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  6. OutKast Tops Britain's PPL Poll

    May 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT OutKast's "Hey Ya!" (Arista/Sony BMG) has been named as Britain's "most used" track of 2004 by collecting society Phonographic Performance Ltd. PPL monitors public performance of music both on radio a OutKast's & ...

  7. OutKast Tops Britain's PPL Poll

    May 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT OutKast's "Hey Ya!" (Arista/Sony BMG) has been named as Britain's "most used" track of 2004 by collecting society Phonographic Performance Ltd. PPL monitors public performance of music both on radio a OutKast's & ...

  8. Usher Leads Year-End RIAA Certs

    December 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST To his eight Grammy nominations and slew of No. 1 singles, Usher adds the honor of most-shipped U.S. album of 2004 for "Confessions" (LaFace/Zomba), according to year-end certifications from the RIAA. To his eight Grammy nominations and ...

  9. OutKast Tops MTV Europe Music Awards

    November 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Usher, Muse also multiple award winners. With three victories, OutKast was the big winner at the 11th annual MTV Europe Music Awards, held tonight (Nov. 18) in Rome. The Atlanta-based duo of Big Boi and Andre 3000 won for best group, and "Hey ...

  10. OutKast, Jay-Z Lead MTV VMA Winners

    August 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Hip-hop acts grab four awards each. With four awards each, OutKast's "Hey Ya!" And Jay-Z's "99 Problems" were the top winners at the 2004 MTV Video Music Awards, presented last night (Aug. 29) at the American Airlines ...

  11. Usher, Beyonc, OutKast Honored At BET Awards

    June 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With two awards apiece, Beyoncé, OutKast and Usher headed the winners' circle during last night's (June 29) BET Awards. The fourth annual ceremony, expanded to three hours this year, was broadcas With two awards apiece, BeyoncĂ©, ...

  12. U.K. To Get Download Chart

    June 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The United Kingdom's first Official Download Chart will launch September 1, compiling sales data from online retailers such as HMV, iTunes, MSN, Mycokemusic, Playlouder, Virgin and 7 Digital Media. The United Kingdom's first Official Dow ...

  13. U.K. To Get Download Chart

    June 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The United Kingdom's first Official Download Chart will launch September 1, compiling sales data from online retailers such as HMV, iTunes, MSN, Mycokemusic, Playlouder, Virgin and 7 Digital Media. The United Kingdom's first Official Dow ...

  14. Usher, OutKast Lead BET Nominations

    May 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Hollywood's Kodak Theatre to host the June 29 telecast. OutKast, Beyonce, Lil' Jon, Usher and Kanye West lead nominations for the 2004 BET Awards. Actress/comedian Mo'Nique -- who returns this year as the event's host -- announ ...

  15. Andre 3000 Eyes Animation Project

    May 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Cartoon Network is developing a potential series project with Andre 3000, one-half of the chart-topping hip-hop group OutKast. Cartoon Network is developing a potential series project with Andre 3000, one-half of the chart-topping hip-hop group Ou ...

  16. OutKast Snags Two Soul Train Awards

    March 21, 2004 12:00 AM EST OutKast was the big winner at Saturday's (March 20) 18th annual Soul Train Music Awards, picking up two statuettes. Yet the evening belonged to career achievement honoree Janet Jackson. The singer wa OutKast was the big winner at Saturday ...

  17. OutKast, Furtado To Play NBA All-Star Game

    January 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST When the best players in the NBA are introduced at the start of their annual all-star game next month, there will be no generic synthesizer music blaring in the background. Instead, the players will g When the best players in the NBA are introduce ...

  18. Norah Sets iTunes Record

    January 21, 2004 12:00 AM EST Norah Jones' new single has set a one-day sales record on Apple Computer's iTunes Music Store. "Sunrise"--released to the digital service Jan. 13, the same day as its radio release--sold more than any Norah Jones' new sing ...

  19. Dido Holds On For 'Life' On Eurochart

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dido's "Life for Rent" (Cheeky/Arista) notches a 15th week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. It returns to the top in the U.K., on weekly sales of 30,000, and holds at No. 1 in Holland, Ireland and Dido's "Life for Rent ...

  20. Dido Holds On For 'Life' On Eurochart

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dido's "Life for Rent" (Cheeky/Arista) notches a 15th week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. It returns to the top in the U.K., on weekly sales of 30,000, and holds at No. 1 in Holland, Ireland and Dido's "Life for Rent ...

  21. OutKast Singles Still Steady

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST While OutKast lost the No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 this week to crooner Josh Groban, the Atlanta-based hip-hop duo still has a lock on the Hot 100. "Hey Ya!" cruises to its seventh week atop the While OutKast lost the No. 1 album on ...

  22. OutKast Singles Still Steady

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST While OutKast lost the No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 this week to crooner Josh Groban, the Atlanta-based hip-hop duo still has a lock on the Hot 100. "Hey Ya!" cruises to its seventh week atop the While OutKast lost the No. 1 album on ...

  23. Deal Shaking Up For OutKast, Polaroid?

    December 22, 2003 12:00 AM EST OutKast is in talks for an endorsement deal with Polaroid, sources say. The duo's single "Hey Ya!" (Arista) references the camera company with the lyric "Shake it like a Polaroid picture." OutKast is in talks for an endors ...

  24. Deal Shaking Up For OutKast, Polaroid?

    December 22, 2003 12:00 AM EST OutKast is in talks for an endorsement deal with Polaroid, sources say. The duo's single "Hey Ya!" (Arista) references the camera company with the lyric "Shake it like a Polaroid picture." OutKast is in talks for an endors ...