1. This Day in Music

    November 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Colombian vocalist Juanes adds more statues to his mantel with three wins during the Latin Grammy Awards ceremony at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Juanes, who is the all-time leader wit 2005 - Colombian vocalist Juanes adds more statu ...

  2. Brown Overtakes Soulja Boy Atop Hot 100

    November 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chris Brown's "Kiss Kiss" (featuring T-Pain) finally overtakes Soulja Boy's "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" with a 2-1 move on the Billboard Hot 100, after the latter track reigned high for seven weeks. "Ki Chris Brown&# ...

  3. Alicia Keys: Soul Star

    October 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Come backstage with Jaded Insider as we cover the Heineken Red Star Soul finale at New York's Spotlight Live, headlined by Alicia Keys, the launch party for the Fujifilm FinePix Z10fd camera, and more Come backstage with Jaded Insider as we cov ...

  4. Chart Beat Chat

    October 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred and his readers discuss father and daughter/son groups, R&B pairings, the Hot 100 and more! ALL IN THE FAMILY Dear Fred, In last week's column, you responded to John Maverick's letter regarding Billy Ray and Miley Cyrus' char ...

  5. Chart Beat Chat

    October 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred and his readers discuss father and daughter/son groups, R&B pairings, the Hot 100 and more! ALL IN THE FAMILY Dear Fred, In last week's column, you responded to John Maverick's letter regarding Billy Ray and Miley Cyrus' char ...

  6. Bosé, Keys Unlock Premios Ondas Awards

    October 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Miguel Bosé and Alicia Keys are among six music acts to be honored at the Grupo Prisa's Premios Ondas 2007. The winners were announced in Barcelona on Oct. 26, and the awards will be presented at the televised 54th Premios Ondas gala in that ...

  7. Soulja Boy Fends Off Chris Brown Atop Hot 100

    October 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Soulja Boy's "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" makes it a lucky seventh week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, but new competition comes from Chris Brown's "Kiss Kiss," which soars 22-2 after selling 159,000 Soulja Boy's ...

  8. Alicia Keys Takes No. 1 On Two R&B Charts

    October 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alicia Keys Takes No. 1 On Two R&B Charts Alicia Keys Takes No. 1 On Two R&B Charts News Alicia Keys ...

  9. Chart Beat

    October 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses Frankie Valli, Alicia Keys, Soulja Boy and more! FRANKIE IS THE WORD: This summer, a friend of mine bought tickets to see Frankie Valli at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood and at the last minute had a change of plans. He gave me his tic ...

  10. Soulja Boy Begins Sixth Week Atop Hot 100

    October 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Soulja Boy's "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" remains unstoppable on the Billboard Hot 100, where it begins a sixth non-consecutive week at the top. Kanye West's "Stronger" continues to hold at No. 2, while Soulja Boy's & ...

  11. Live Earth Heading To CD/DVD In November

    October 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 July's worldwide Live Earth concerts will be encapsulated as a 1-CD/2-DVD package due Nov. 20 via Warner Bros. July's worldwide Live Earth concerts will be encapsulated as a 1-CD/2-DVD package due Nov. 20 via Warner Bros. "Live Earth: ...

  12. No Stopping Soulja Boy On Billboard Hot 100

    October 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Soulja Boy's "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" begins a fifth non-consecutive week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in a week when his debut album, "souljaboytellem.com," debuts at No. 4 on The Billboard 200 Soulja Boy's " ...

  13. Chart Beat Chat

    October 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred and his readers discuss Radiohead, chart lovers, "American Idol" contestants and more! THE 'RAINBOWS' CONNECTION Fred: You've certainly heard by now about Radiohead's plan to sell its new album "In Rainbows&qu ...

  14. Alicia Keys, "No One"

    September 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 It has been four years since Alicia Keys' last studio CD, "The Diary of Alicia Keys," which won four Grammy Awards and was nominated for album of the year. It has been four years since Alicia Keys' last studio CD, "The Diary ...

  15. Tunes On TV

    September 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television for the week of September 24- 30. MONDAY, Sept. 24 "Today," NBC Featured Artist(s): Jamie Foxx, Tony Bennett, Chris Botti. "Larry King Live," CNN Featured Artist(s): Reba McEntire, Kelly Clarkson, Faith Hill, ...

  16. The Next Big Retail Battle?

    September 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With the Kanye West/50 Cent retail battle squarely in the rearview mirror, debate around the Billboard offices is centering on what the next big rack race will be. Upcoming retail showdowns include next week’s Bruce Springsteen vs. Dashboard Confe ...

  17. Ask Billboard

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith and his readers discuss Pink, the Dixie Chicks and the upcoming Nov. 13 album release face-off. 'DEAD' THE UNDEAD Hello Keith, First off, I love your column and I read it every week. Secondly, I have two questions about Pink. My firs ...

  18. Chart Beat

    September 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses Kanye West, Pink, Dolly Parton, Alicia Keys And More! KANYE, 50 CENT AND KENNY: The big news this week is the number of albums sold by the top three debuts on The Billboard 200. But since those sales figures are covered in other Billb ...

  19. The Shins Head Nominees For mtvU Woodies

    September 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With three nominations, the Shins lead the pack for the 2007 mtvU Woodie Awards. The group is up for Woodie of the year, the alumni Woodie and the viral Woodie honors. Modest Mouse, Gym Class Heroes, With three nominations, the Shins lead the pack f ...

  20. Artists On The Runway For Fashion Rocks

    September 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Lily Allen, Alicia Keys, Razorlight, Joss Stone and Timbaland are among the artists lined-up to perform Oct. 18 at Swarovski Fashion Rocks, the hybrid event which combines a catwalk fashion show with live music. Other acts confirmed for the night ...

  21. Soulja Boy Remains No. 1 Amid Static Top Four

    September 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Soulja Boy's breakout single "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" begins a second week atop the Billboard Hot 100, and the three subsequent tracks hold their same positions from last week. Kanye West's "Stronger Soulja Boy's break ...

  22. Timberlake, Rihanna Take Top MTV VMA Honors

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Justin Timberlake and Rihanna each took home two major awards at the 2007 MTV Video Music Awards last night (Sept. 9) at Las Vegas' Palms Casino Resort. Timberlake won the first "Quadruple Threat" tro Justin Timberlake and Rihanna eac ...

  23. This Day in Music

    September 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Paul Simon, Rod Stewart and the Dixie Chicks are among the artists that perform during a live telethon, "Shelter From the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast." 2005 - U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Pau ...

  24. Soulja Boy 'Cranks' Hot 100 No. 1 With Debut Single

    September 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Seventeen-year-old rapper/producer Soulja Boy races to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with his debut single, "Crank That (Soulja Boy)." The track jumps from No. 2 thanks to sales of 144,000 digital do Seventeen-year-old rapper/producer Sou ...

  25. Tunes On TV

    September 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television for the week of September 3 - 9. MONDAY, Sept. 3 "The Daily Habit," FUEL Featured artist(s): The Cribs. "Justin Timberlake: FutureSex / LoveShow," HBO Featured artist(s): Justin Timberlake. "The Late Show ...

  26. Fergie Scores Third Solo No. 1 On Hot 100

    August 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fergie scores her third No. 1 hit from her solo album "The Dutchess" this week as "Big Girls Don't Cry" inches up 2-1 on the Billboard Hot 100. She thus becomes the first female artist with three No. Fergie scores her third ...

  27. This Day in Music

    August 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - At a press conference at the United Nations Def Jam president Jay-Z announces that he will trek to several countries plagued by the world's water crisis for the MTV documentary "Diary of Jay-Z: 2006 - At a press conference at the Un ...

  28. Keys, Common 'Star' In Heineken Concert Series

    August 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alicia Keys, Common, Erykah Badu and Raphael Saadiq are among the big names confirmed to perform as part of the Heineken-sponsored concert series Red Star Soul. Alicia Keys, Common, Erykah Badu and Raphael Saadiq are among the big names confirmed to ...

  29. Green: Duets Album Turning Out Like 'Fresh Cream'

    July 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Green tells Billboard.com that he and the Roots have already laid down 15 songs at Electric Lady Studios in New York for the tentatively titled "The Duet Album." Soul legend Al Green says it's been all love and happiness as he's ...

  30. EMI Publishing Strikes Artist Deals

    July 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT EMI Publishing has expanded its roster of songwriters with three new global agreements, and the extension of an existing worldwide deal. The first new deal is with Jack Splash, the U.S. singer-songwriter who has worked with Alicia Keys and John Le ...

  31. Alicia Keys Eyeing October For Third J Album

    July 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alicia Keys has penciled in an Oct. 23 release date for her third J Records album, "As I Am." Songwriter Linda Perry chipped in with three songs, including "The Thing About Love," which Keys premiered Alicia Keys has penciled in ...

  32. The Police, West, Mayer Close Out Live Earth New York

    July 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Police got a little help from rapper Kanye West and guitarist John Mayer for their show-closing set at the New York-area edition of Live Earth tonight (July 7), with those guests joining the reuni The Police got a little help from rapper Kanye W ...

  33. The Police, West, Mayer Close Out Live Earth New York

    July 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Police got a little help from rapper Kanye West and guitarist John Mayer for their show-closing set at the New York-area edition of Live Earth tonight, with those guests joining the reunited rock trio for "Message in a Bottle" to wra ...

  34. Billboard Goes Backstage At The 2007 BET Awards

    June 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News and notes from T.I., Alicia Keys, Ciara, Public Enemy and Ashanti backstage at the 2007 BET Awards, held last night (June 26) at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. News and notes from backstage at the 2007 BET Awards , held last night (June ...

  35. Keys, Lavigne, Underwood Set For Fashion Rocks

    June 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The fourth annual Fashion Rocks event, presented by the Conde Nast Media Group, touches down at Radio City Music Hall on Sept. 6. The concert will air the following evening as a two-hour special on CB The fourth annual Fashion Rocks event, presented ...

  36. Music On TV: June 25 - July 1

    June 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on TV listings for June 25 - July 1, 2007. MONDAY, June 25 "106 & Park," BET Featured Artist(s): Unk, Mims, Don Cheadle. "Extra Sauce," FUSE Featured Artist(s): Kelly Clarkson. "The Late Show With David Letterman,& ...

  37. Fowler Upped At RCA Music Group

    June 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Jennifer Fowler has been promoted to VP of digital marketing for RCA Music Group. Fowler continues to report to Tom Corson, executive VP/GM of RCA Music Group and is based in New York. In her new position, Fowler will oversee digital marketing for ...

  38. Mayer Aiming For Good Times On Summer Tour

    May 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 John Mayer is predicting a "laid back" kind of summer when he hits the road June 1 for a nine-and-a-half week continuation of his "Continuum" tour. John Mayer is predicting a "laid back" kind of summer when he hits the ...

  39. New Film Goes Behind The Scenes With Rob Thomas

    May 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Rob Thomas first agreed to have independent filmmaker Gillian Grisman follow his move from lead singer and primary songwriter of matchbox twenty to a solo artist, it was simply meant to be a keep When Rob Thomas first agreed to have independent ...

  40. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    April 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In-demand songwriter Ne-Yo returns to his own music on his sophomore album, Feist gets loose with the follow-up to the indie hit "Let It Die," Miranda Lambert courts Nashville controversy again and Ru A new abum from Tori Amos, "Ameri ...

  41. Lineups Taking Shape For Live Earth Concerts

    April 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Some of the biggest acts in music are confirmed for the New York area and London installments of the Live Earth concerts, happening worldwide on July 7. The Police, Smashing Pumpkins, Roger Waters, Da Some of the biggest acts in music are confirmed ...

  42. Chart Beat

    February 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred discusses Justin Timberlake, Dixie Chicks, Ludacris, Mana and more! 'AROUND' AND 'AROUND': An 8-1 move on The Billboard Hot 100 gives Justin Timberlake a third No. 1 single from his "FutureSex/Lovesounds" album. Fo ...

  43. Furtado's 'Say It Right' Bests Beyonce On Hot 100

    February 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nelly Furtado's "Say It Right" ends the 10-week reign of Beyonce's "Irreplaceable" at No. 1 on the Hot 100 with a 2-1 climb. It's Furtado's second No. 1 from her album "Loose," following "Promis ...

  44. Kidjo Digs Deep With Groban, Keys, Santana

    January 23, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With a little help from her friends, international music star and UNICEF goodwill ambassador Angelique Kidjo will return this spring with "Djin Djin," a return to her diverse cultural and musical root With a little help from her friends, i ...

  45. 05OnTV

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Jan. 22-28, 2006. MONDAY, JAN. 22 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Natalie MacMaster (also scheduled: Natalie MacMaster, Jan Crawford Greenburg). "The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet,&quo ...

  46. Awakenings

    January 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In March 2004, Stacie Orrico walked away from it all. Feeling overwhelmed by the global success of her multiplatinum sophomore album, Orrico exited the business, returned to her family in Seattle and In March 2004, Stacie Orrico walked away from it ...

  47. Jermaine Paul

    December 25, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Few artists can say they were hand-picked by Alicia Keys. But 25-year-old Jermaine Paul knows it's all about who you know. Few artists can say they were hand-picked by Alicia Keys. But 25-year-old Jermaine Paul knows it's all about who you ...

  48. Keys, Bowie Duet At African Charity Gala

    November 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Alicia Keys joined David Bowie for a neo soul-injected take on the latter's "Changes" last night (Nov. 9) to close out a star-studded New York benefit for the Keep a Child Alive organization, which he Alicia Keys joined David Bowie fo ...

  49. This Day in Music

    November 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>"Coldplay Live 2003," a forthcoming DVD release from Coldplay, receives big screen premieres across the U.S.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2005 - Colombian vocalist Juanes add ...

  50. Chart Beat

    October 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses Jay-Z, Monica and more! THE STATE OF 'SHOW ME': Jay-Z returns to the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart with his first solo effort in a year and ties the highest-debuting single of 2006 in the process. "Show Me What You Go ...

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