Jake Shears

  1. Queens of the Stone Age Heading for First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200

    June 05, 2013 7:18 PM EDT Next week, rock band Queens of the Stone Age might get its first No. 1 album. Industry sources say the group's new release, "… Like Clockwork," could sell approximately 80,000 copies by the end of the tracking week on June 9. Th ...

  2. Scissor Sisters' Viral Video 'Let's Have a Kiki' Kicks Up Sales

    July 16, 2012 11:04 AM EDT Thanks to a delirious, (semi-nsfw) fan-made video for Scissor Sisters' album cut "Let's Have a Kiki," the band has found itself a budding hit single. The tune is an album cut on the group's new album "Magic Hour" ...

  3. Scissor Sisters Prep For 'Passions'

    February 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST "American music fans are just as musically open-minded as their British counterparts," Scissor Sisters frontman Jake Shears told Billboard in the Sept. 30, 2006, issue. "Tons of Americans would love our music, but they don't kn ...

  4. Trans World Boycotts Scissor Sisters

    September 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Move seen as retailiation for comments made at NARM. The verbal slap that was paid back with a boycott is now serving as a rallying point for independent coalitions and Newbury Comics. Scissor Sisters Jake Shears chided Trans World for their high ...