1. The 10 Best Rap Albums of 2014

    December 11, 2014 2:20 PM EST As was well-documented on Twitter, especially in the latter part of the year, 2014 has been pretty quiet for full-length hip-hop releases, whether they be from major labels or indies. With that said, there were more than a few LPs that would stand ...

  2. Backwards Bullets: This Week In Charts 1991

    December 01, 2009 4:05 PM EST 0 0 0 'THE LONG-AWAITED DAY HAS ARRIVED' read the headline in the "Hot 100 Singles Spotlight" column in the Billboard issue dated Nov. 30, 1991. Eighteen years ago this week, the Billboard Hot 100 transformed from a tally combining ran ...

  3. Notorious

    Notorious

    January 16, 2009 12:46 PM EST 0 0 0 Notorious Diddy , P Diddy , Hip-Hop , Biggie Smalls , bad boy , notorious , GAIL MITCHELL , Rap , puffy , big Videos Bad Boy Big Biggie Smalls Diddy Film Gail Mitchell Hip Hop Notorious Puff Daddy Puff Daddy Brightcove ...

  4. Anthony Hamilton's Heights

    December 19, 2008 11:45 AM EST 0 0 0 Anthony Hamilton is best-known for chronicling heartbreak on songs like "Charlene" and "Can't Let Go." But on "The Point of It All," arriving Dec. 16 from Jive, the artist says it's time to rejoice. Embodying ...

  5. Hudson Set For 'Sex In The City' Film

    September 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson has joined the cast of "Sex and the City: The Movie," which begins filming next week in New York. Hudson will play the assistant to Sarah Jessica Parker's character, Carri Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson has ...

  6. CHART BEAT CHAT

    July 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred and his readers discuss artists with multiple No. 1s in a single year, Madonna and single-word song titles. Fred and his readers discuss artists with multiple No. 1s in a single year, Madonna and single-word song titles. NO REPEATS Hi Fred, I r ...

  7. ON TV

    April 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for April 3-9, 2006. MONDAY, APRIL 3 “Good Morning America,” ABC Featured artist(s): The Pretenders (also scheduled: Lucy Liu, Stephen Lanzalotta). “Today,” NBC Featured artist(s): Pink (also scheduled: Antonio Banderas). “ ...

  8. Metal Veterans Salute Iron Maiden

    October 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Iron Maiden celebrated its 30th anniversary this year, so it's fitting that the band is being celebrated by a host of compatriots. Iron Maiden celebrated its 30th anniversary this year, so it's fitting that the band is being celebrated by ...

  9. Fat Joe Juggles Crossover Success, Credibility

    December 13, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Fat Joe is no newcomer. This is an obvious statement to R&B and hip-hop fans, but for many pop music lovers, Fat Joe was relatively unknown until last year. "J.O.S.E.: Jealous Ones Still Envy,& ...