Welcome to the Thursday, September 20 edition of "The Beat," Billboard.com's daily music news show, featuring host Jonathan Brooks running down the latest music news -- who's making headlines and who's topping the charts.
In today's episode, J.B. serves up the latest on Dave Matthews Band scoring a No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with new album "Away From The World,"  Jay-Z's New York fundraiser for President Barack Obama , Dwight Yoakam's Kid Rock and Beck collabs on "3 Pears,"  and more.
Be sure to come back to Billboard.com  each weekday afternoon to watch a fresh episode of "The Beat."
- The Beat