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  1. Backbeat: Jason Crabb, Natalie Grant, Laura Story Win Big At Dove Music Awards

    April 20, 2012 1:00 PM EDT Artist and male vocalist of the year winner Jason Crabb backstage with Gospel Music Channel founder/CEO Charlie Humbard. (Photo: Celeste Winstead) Jason Crabb cemented his status as a solo phenomenon by winning male vocalist and artist of the year ...

  2. Red Light's Coran Capshaw to Receive Humanitarian Award at Billboard Touring Awards

    November 01, 2011 1:30 PM EDT Red Light Management founder Coran Capshaw will be the first artist manager to ever receive the Humanitarian Award when he is recognized for his good works at the Billboard Touring Awards , set for Nov. 10 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York. Previ ...

  3. J. Cole, Blink-182 About to Rock Billboard 200 Chart

    September 30, 2011 4:30 PM EDT As reported earlier, J. Cole is looking to snag his first No. 1 album -- with his first release -- next week on the Billboard 200 as his "Cole World: the Sideline Story" should easily top the list. Industry sources say the set is on trac ...

  4. Charity Auction To Give Winner Chance To Record With Switchfoot

    May 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Christian alt-rockers Switchfoot will offer one fan the opportunity to record a song with the band in their hometown of San Diego, Calif., as part of a charity auction to benefit StandUp For Kids. The auction will take place on May 28 at 12pm in p ...

  5. Artists, Mozes Team For U.S. Troops

    December 10, 2007 12:00 AM EST Several artists are teaming up with mobile fan club provider Mozes to leave holiday messages for U.S. troops serving overseas. The new program, "Voices from America," allows bands to leave voice messages to servicemen and women, which ca ...

  6. The Beat

    June 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Although Columbia Records initially planned to breathe new life into Switchfoot's current album, "Nothing Is Sound" by adding new tracks, the group will instead go back into the studio to record a new Although Columbia Records initi ...

  7. The Beat

    June 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Although Columbia Records initially planned to breathe new life into Switchfoot's current album, "Nothing Is Sound" by adding new tracks, the group will instead go back into the studio to record a new Although Columbia Records initi ...

  8. Top ASCAP Christian Awards Go To Camp

    April 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Takes songwriter and song of year honors. Jeremy Camp took top honors during the 28th annual ASCAP Christian Music Awards Monday night (April 3) at Nashville's Richland Country Club. Camp was named songwriter of the year and his hit "Tak ...

  9. Switchfoot CD Recalled On Protection Settings Error

    October 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI CMG issued a recall of Switchfoot's new CD "Nothing Is Sound" due to a mistake in the settings for the content protection technology placed on the CD. The Sept. 13 release of Switchfoot's anticipated new CD "Nothing Is ...

  10. Switchfoot CD Recalled On Protection Settings Error

    September 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Album not compatible with iTunes or iPods. The Sept. 13 release of Switchfoot’s anticipated new CD “Nothing Is Sound” (Columbia/Sparrow) earned the band its highest Billboard 200 chart position with first-week sales of 131,000 copies, debuting at ...

  11. Switchfoot CD Recalled On Protection Settings Error

    September 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Album not compatible with iTunes or iPods. The Sept. 13 release of Switchfoot’s anticipated new CD “Nothing Is Sound” (Columbia/Sparrow) earned the band its highest Billboard 200 chart position with first-week sales of 131,000 copies, debuting at ...

  12. The Music Industry Reponds To Katrina

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Updated: Friday, Sept. 16. While the devastating impact from Hurricane Katrina is still being assessed, the music industry continues to respond with a variety of donations, charitable events and assistance. Here is a short list of Web sites where ...

  13. EMI CMG Launches New Promotion, Marketing Team

    June 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Industry vet Cheryl Broz named VP of the new unit. EMI CMG (Christian Music Group) is expanding its mainstream promotion and marketing in-house with the launch of EMI Music Reactive, a team aimed at promoting artists to radio and other media outle ...

  14. Smith Is Top Doves Contender

    February 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Gospel honors set for April 13. Michael W. Smith tops the nominees for the 36th annual Gospel Music Assn. Dove Awards. Smith garnered eight noms, including artist of the year and song of the year for "Healing Rain," which he wrote with M ...

  15. Inpop Ups Poznanski To GM

    January 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST Former marketing director replaces Steve Ford. Following Steve Ford's departure to head a new INO Records imprint, Inpop Records has named marketing director Rob Poznanski as the label's new GM. Poznanski joined the Inpop staff last Marc ...

  16. GMA Awards To Air At Last

    December 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST PAX picks up April event. In a case of "better late than never," the GMA Music Awards, previously known as the Dove Awards, are scheduled to air Dec. 27 on PAX TV. The Gospel Music Assn.'s annual awards show, which was held April 28 ...

  17. Norah, Alicia Hit New Shipment Heights

    June 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Van Halen, Usher also among RIAA May certs. Norah Jones' sophomore Blue Note release, "Feels Like Home," was certified quadruple platinum by the RIAA in May for shipments of 4 million units. Jones' debut, "Come Away With M ...

  18. Norah, Alicia Hit New Shipment Heights

    June 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Norah Jones' sophomore Blue Note release, "Feels Like Home," was certified quadruple platinum by the RIAA in May for shipments of 4 million units. Jones' debut, "Come Away With Me," has been certified Norah Jones' ...

  19. MercyMe, Switchfoot Top Dove Awards

    April 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MercyMe, Switchfoot, Stacie Orrico and Jeremy Camp were the top winners at the Gospel Music Assn.'s 35th annual awards show last night (April 28) at Nashville's Municipal Auditorium. The event conclud MercyMe, Switchfoot, Stacie Orrico a ...

  20. EMI Christian Undergoes Major Restructuring

    February 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST EMI Christian Music Group (EMI CMG) is laying off almost 10% of its staff as part of a companywide restructuring, Billboard.biz has learned. The changes bring the Sparrow and ForeFront labels under th EMI Christian Music Group (EMI CMG) is laying ...