Judas Priest

  1. Judas Priest Hell Bent for First Top 10 Album

    July 11, 2014 6:25 PM EDT Rockers Judas Priest could nab its first top 10 album ever on the Billboard 200 chart next week. Industry sources forecast the group's new set, "Redeemer of Souls" to sell upwards of 30,000 copies in the week ending July 13. "R ...

  2. Chart Moves: North-'Bound' Move For Kanye West; Florida Georgia Line Tops Hot Country Songs; Jamie Lynn Spears Debuts

    December 06, 2013 10:52 AM EST As previously reported, Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball" swings back to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. What other songs make smashing chart moves this week? -- Kanye West: "Bound 2" catapults 73-12 on the Billboard Hot 100 an ...

  3. The National Association of Music Merchants Show Attracts Metal Luminaries, Newfound Kinship

    January 23, 2012 7:00 PM EST The 2012 National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) show saw 95,709 registered attendees checking out 1,441 exhibitors, educational seminars, jam sessions and artist signings over four days in Anaheim, California. The turnout was up from 90,11 ...

  4. Paul Oakenfold Leaves WME for APA

    October 11, 2011 8:33 PM EDT Superstar DJ and producer Paul Oakenfold is leaving William Morris Endeavor for APA, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. "I wish my friends at William Morris Endeavor all the best," says Oakenfold, in a statement being issued on Wednesda ...

  5. Sony Music Secures Future Of Germany's SPV

    September 02, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Sony Music Entertainment Germany in Munich and Hannover-based independent music company SPV Schallplatten, Produktion und Vertrieb GmbH have forged a comprehensive partnership. Subject to anti-trust clearance in Germany and Brussels, Sony Music wi ...

  6. 'Brutal Legend' Soundtrack Unveiled

    August 10, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Having settled its lawsuit with original publisher Activision, the developers of "Brutal Legend" have released the soundtrack for the highly anticipated heavy metal adventure fantasy videogame. The list includes more than 100 songs from ...

  7. Koch Lines Up New Label Deals

    September 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Koch Entertainment Distribution announced new deals with three very diverse labels. The first is an exclusive physical and digital distribution deal with Rising Force Records and its flagship artist, guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen. Rising Force Record ...

  8. 30 Seconds To Mars Wins Two Kerrang! Awards

    August 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Seconds To Mars won two Kerrang! awards at the U.K. rock weekly's annual awards ceremony in London. The Los Angeles band, fronted by actor Jared Leto, turned up tonight (Aug. 21) to collect awards for best single for "From Yesterday&q ...

  9. 'Viva La' Coldplay!

    June 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT As expected, Coldplay rocks the top of the Billboard 200 as its "Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends" bows atop the list with 721,000. It's the second No. 1 for the British band, following the chart-topping start of 2005' ...

  10. Judas Priest Leads Summer 'Metal Masters' Tour

    April 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Judas Priest will lead the bill for the first "Metal Masters" tour this summer, which will also feature Heaven & Hell, Motorhead and Testament. The Live Nation-sponsored trek begins Aug. 6 in Camden, N.J. "We insisted on a class ...

  11. Kerrang Honors For Enter Shikari, Machine Head

    August 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With two trophies each, British alternative rock band Enter Shikari and veteran West Coast metal act Machine Head were the big winners tonight at the Kerrang Awards, held at the Brewery venue in East London. Enter Shikari converted two of their fo ...

  12. Super D, Metal God Ink Deal

    August 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Super D Independent Distribution has signed Rob Halford's Metal God Entertainment to a U.S. distribution deal. The first release under the deal will be "Metal God Essentials Volume 1," which features 13 tracks, including songs from ...

  13. VH1 Bolsters VSPOT Exclusives

    May 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 'Rock Honors' footage offered on broadband channel. Beginning today (May 31) VH1’s online broadband channel, VSPOT, is bolstering its offering with exclusive footage from “VH1 Rock Honors” which air tonight. In the first annual “VH1 Rock ...

  14. Judas Priest Sets U.S. Summer Dates

    April 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Judas Priest is planning its first full U.S. headlining tour in 15 years. Queensryche will join the veteran band on the road. Judas Priest is planning its first full U.S. headlining tour in 15 years. Queensryche will join the veteran band on the r ...

  15. Lopez Reborn As European Chart Topper

    March 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST Jennifer Lopez scores a double victory on the European charts, debuting at No. 1 on Top 100 Albums with "Rebirth" (Epic) and starting a third week atop Eurochart Hot 100 Singles with "Get Right." Jennifer Lopez scores a double ...

  16. Lopez Reborn As European Chart Topper

    March 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST Jennifer Lopez scores a double victory on the European charts, debuting at No. 1 on Top 100 Albums with "Rebirth" (Epic) and starting a third week atop Eurochart Hot 100 Singles with "Get Right." Jennifer Lopez scores a double ...

  17. 'Massacre' Slays The Billboard 200

    March 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST J.Lo comes in at No. 2. 50 Cent's "The Massacre" (Shady/Aftermath/Interscope) bursts onto The Billboard 200 with U.S. sales of 1.14 million units, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The figure -- the rapper's best sales week ever ...

  18. 'Massacre' Slays The Billboard 200

    March 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Cent's "The Massacre" bursts onto The Billboard 200 with U.S. sales of 1.14 million units, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The figure -- the rapper's best sales week ever -- topples last week's No. 50 Cent's " ...

  19. Frances Forces Florida Show Cancellations

    September 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With Hurricane Frances closing in on Florida this weekend and millions evacuating their homes, a handful of concerts -- including the final date of the Ozzfest tour -- have been scrapped. With Hurricane Frances closing in on Florida this weekend a ...

  20. Ozzy Osbourne Moves $50 Million In Merchandise

    July 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Success is record for heavy metal performer. Ozzy Osbourne has hit $50 million in merchandise sales -- a record for a heavy metal performer, according to merchandising and licensing company Signatures Network. During the past decade, the British r ...

  21. Black Sabbath To Reunite For Ozzfest

    May 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT British heavy metal pioneers Black Sabbath will reunite for the first time since 2001 for Ozzfest, which begins July 10 in Hartford, Conn., a spokeswoman for the annual road show says. British heavy metal pioneers Black Sabbath will reunite for th ...

  22. Ozzy, Slayer, Priest, Slipknot Set For Ozzfest

    February 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Slayer, Judas Priest with Rob Halford and Slipknot will join Ozzy Osbourne as the acts on this year's Ozzfest, set to begin in early July, Billboard.biz has learned. Details of the festival tour will Slayer, Judas Priest with Rob Halford and ...