Keri Hilson

  1. Video: David Foster's 10 Tips for Songwriters

    May 18, 2011 4:30 PM EDT In recognition of his "unique and indelible influence on generations of music makers," songwriter/producer David Foster was presented with BMI's Icon award Tuesday night in Los Angeles , and during his acceptance speech, he listed 1 ...

  2. Bruno Mars Plays Grammy Week Smeezingtons Party, Joined by Monica, Keri Hilson

    February 12, 2011 7:44 PM EST While much of the music industry was still schmoozing at MusiCares Person of the Year Gala paying tribute to Barbra Streisand , the industry's up-and-comers were lined up to get into the Smeezingtons Celebration (starting at 10 p.m.), salutin ...

  3. Keyshia Cole, Jamie Foxx, Keri Hilson Gunning For Top Ten On Next Week's Charts

    December 23, 2010 12:00 AM EST We're heading into the home stretch of 2010 this week as the final big new album releases of the year reached retail on Tuesday (Dec. 21st). None of them, however, are aiming for the No. 1 position on the Billboard 200 next week. It would see ...

  4. Lil Wayne, Polow Da Don Top Honorees At BMI Urban Awards

    September 11, 2010 12:00 AM EDT For the second consecutive year, Lil Wayne was named urban songwriter of the year at Friday's (Sept. 10) BMI Urban Awards. Earning kudos as urban producer of the year was Polow da Don. And the Black Eyed Peas -- whose frontman will.i.am was a ...

  5. Beyoncé, Maxwell, Keri Hilson Lead Nominations For Soul Train Awards Return

    October 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT With four nominations each, Beyoncé, Keri Hilson and Maxwell head the list of nominees for the return of the Soul Train Awards. The awards ceremony, hosted by actors Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson, will be the first special aired on BET' ...

  6. R. Kelly To Release 'Untitled' Album In December

    October 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT R. Kelly will be releasing his tenth studio album, "Untitled," on Dec. 1 via Jive Records. First single, "Number One," featuring Keri Hilson, reached No. 8 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Song chart and No. 68 on the Hot 100. " ...

  7. The Billboard Q&A: Lil Wayne Tour Producer Shawn Gee

    September 11, 2009 12:00 AM EDT When Sports & Entertainment Financial Group's Shawn Gee signed on last fall as the producer/business manager of Lil Wayne's planned tour of North American arenas and amphitheaters, his mission was to "help redefine Wayne within ...

  8. Beyonce, Dizzee, Kanye Earn 3 MOBO Nominations

    August 26, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K. rapper Dizzee Rascal, Beyonce and Kanye West have each picked up three nominations for the 2009 MOBO Awards, which will move from London to Glasgow for the first time in their 13-year history. The MOBO Awards, which recognizes music of black ...

  9. Grey Goose, BET Serve Up Kid Cudi, Keri Hilson, Chrisette Michele

    July 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT BET Networks, in conjunction with Grey Goose vodka, will debut a TV and concert series dubbed “Rising Icons” on July 27. Each 30-minute episode will offer a glimpse into the life of an emerging artist by chronicling their journeys at home and on t ...

  10. Black Eyed Peas Still Top Hot 100, Lady GaGa Soars Into Top 10

    June 04, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Lady GaGa soars into the top 10 with her third single, "LoveGame," as Keri Hilson and Sean Kingston also break into the top tally on Billboard's Hot 100 this week. "LoveGame" flies up from No. 22 to No. 10 and scores this ...

  11. BET Announces BET Awards Nominees

    May 13, 2009 12:00 AM EDT BET announced yesterday (May 12) the host, nominees, performers and honorees for the 2009 BET awards during the taping of the network’s music video countdown show “106 & Park.” Hosted by actor/singer Jamie Foxx, the event will be held in Los A ...

  12. Artists, Industry Pros School Students at Grammy Career Day

    February 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST Ne-Yo, Jesse McCartney, Keri Hilson and producers Stargate were among the artists and songwriters who joined a diverse lineup of industry professionals for Grammy Career Day today (Feb. 4) at the University of Southern California (USC). Presented ...

  13. R&B Briefs: Chris Brown, Keri Hilson, Electrik Red

    January 27, 2009 12:00 AM EST - Chris Brown is the latest addition to this year's NBA All-Star weekend line-up, taking place from Friday, Feb. 13th to Sunday, Feb. 15th, in Phoenix, Az. According to a release, the three-time Grammy nominee will open the pre-game festiviti ...

  14. Ludacris Headlines 'Hip Hop 101' Concert

    January 09, 2009 12:00 AM EST In celebration of Black History Month, rapper/actor Ludacris is set to headline Hip-Hop 101. The Feb. 21 concert is being staged at the Los Angeles Sports Arena. Among other acts slated to join Ludacris on the bill are fellow rapper Common, singer ...

  15. Chris Brown Hits U.K. Arenas In January

    November 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST U.S. R&B act Chris Brown will return to the U.K. for his first arena tour in the territory, following his sold-out gigs at London's IndigO2 in March. This will be the "Kiss Kiss" singer's biggest shows to date for the U.K., ...

  16. Keri Hilson's 'Perfect World' Pushed To 2009

    November 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST Originally expected this summer then before the end of the year, Keri Hilson's long-in-the-works solo debut, "In a Perfect World," has now been pushed to early 2009. The set will be released by Zone 4/Mosley Music Group/Interscope. ...

  17. Digital Briefs: Verizon, Madonna, IDJ

    May 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Verizon hopes to bring more innovation to mobile music through its Producer in Residence program, currently featuring Timbaland. He's produced new edits of Madonna's "4 Minutes" and currently is working with Keri Hilson. Read ...

  18. Timbaland To Produce Mobile Album For Verizon

    February 08, 2008 12:00 AM EST As Timbaland's "Shock Value" goes up for five Grammy Awards, the hitmaking hip-hop producer has announced a deal with Verizon Wireless to make the first "mobile album," which will be exclusively available to subscribers of ...

  19. Timbaland To Appear On ABC Soap Opera

    September 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Producer Timbaland will appear on ABC's "One Life To Live" on Oct. 9, the network revealed today. He and singer Keri Hilson will perform the hit single "The Way I Are" from his new album, "Timbaland Presents Shock Val ...