the Isley Brothers

  1. Marvin Isely of Isley Brothers Dies at Age 56

    June 07, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Marvin Isley, bass player for the legendary funk band the Isley Brothers, died of undisclosed causes in Chicago on Sunday (June 6) at age 56. Marvin joined the Isley Brothers in 1973 after the original lineup -- comprised of older brothers O' ...

  2. Isley Brothers, Patti LaBelle Give Fans 'Christmas' Gifts

    September 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Isley Brothers and Patti LaBelle will be releasing individual Christmas albums on Oct. 9 via Def Soul Classics, a division of Island Def Jam Music Group. Both albums will be executive-produced by Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis for Flyte Tyme Prod ...

  3. 'B' Acts Rule The Chart

    May 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT This week's Billboard 200 is brought to you by the letter "B." As Michael Buble's "Call Me Irresponsible" rises to No. 1 on the chart, the four highest debuts on the list belong to a bunch of "B" acts: Bone ...

  4. Ne-Yo and Michael Buble Lead Busy Chart

    May 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Ne-Yo and Michael Buble bow at Nos. 1 and 2, respectively, on The Billboard 200 -- it's the second chart-topper for the former and a new high for the latter ... The pair are just two of six debuts in the top 10 this week. Rush, Miranda Lamber ...

  5. Hudson, Beyonce Star At Soul Train Awards

    March 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson added another award to her trophy chest during the 21st annual Soul Train Music Awards. The presentation of the 2007 Sammy Davis Jr. Award for entertainer of the year to the singer/actress was a highlight of the show ...

  6. Isley Sentenced To Three Years For Tax Evasion

    September 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Ronald Isley has been sentenced to three years and one month in prison for tax evasion. The 65-year-old R&B singer was also ordered to pay $3.1 million in back taxes to the Internal Revenue Servic Ronald Isley has been sentenced to three y ...

  7. Chili Peppers Post 'Stadium' At No. 1

    May 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT For the first time in their 22-year career, Red Hot Chili Peppers score a No. 1 album on The Billboard 200. The two-disc "Stadium Arcadium" (Warner Bros.) sold 442,000 copies in the United States in i For the first time in their 22-year ...

  8. Universal U.K. To Fete Motown

    July 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music U.K. is launching "The Summer of Motown," an initiative to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the famed label and its catalog. Universal Music U.K. is launching "The Summer of Motown," an initiative to celebrate ...

  9. Universal U.K. To Fete Motown

    July 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music U.K. is launching "The Summer of Motown," an initiative to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the famed label and its catalog. Universal Music U.K. is launching "The Summer of Motown," an initiative to celebrate ...

  10. Rhino To Release 'Toronto Rocks' DVD

    May 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Rhino Home Video and TGA DVD will issue June 29 "Toronto Rocks," a concert DVD documenting the July 30, 2003, Molson Canadian Rocks for Toronto gala show, acknowledged as the largest ticketed single- Rhino Home Video and TGA DVD will iss ...

  11. Rhino To Release 'Toronto Rocks' DVD

    May 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Rhino Home Video and TGA DVD will issue June 29 "Toronto Rocks," a concert DVD documenting the July 30, 2003, Molson Canadian Rocks for Toronto gala show, acknowledged as the largest ticketed single- Rhino Home Video and TGA DVD will iss ...