1. Snoop Dogg, Chris Brown & More Artists Give Back for Thanksgiving

    November 25, 2015 8:41 PM EST 0 0 0 It's the season of gratitude and a number of hip-hop's heavyweight acts have been busy giving back to the communities that have supported their careers this week.  From Snoop Dogg to Fetty Wap , here are five stars making a difference this ...

  2. Valentin Velasco, Founder of Balboa Records, Dead at 80

    November 05, 2012 4:43 PM EST Valentín Velasco, who founded indie Latin label Balboa Records and was its president for over 20 years, died November 4 in his home in Los Angeles of natural causes. He was 80 years old. A trim, dynamic man who was unafraid to test new marketing a ...

  3. B.o.B Talks 'Strange Clouds' Album & Sponsorship Deals

    April 30, 2012 12:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 For his sophomore album, "Strange Clouds," B.o.B hopes to take his corporate connections sky high. Photos: A Day in the Life B.o.B Following the success of his 2010 gold-certified debut, "B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray,&q ...

  4. B.o.B Talks 'Strange Clouds' Album & Sponsorship Deals

    April 30, 2012 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For his sophomore album, "Strange Clouds," B.o.B hopes to take his corporate connections sky high. Photos: A Day in the Life B.o.B Following the success of his 2010 gold-certified debut, "B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray,&q ...

  5. Wilson Phillips: 'Still Holding On' With New Album, TV Show (Exclusive Video)

    April 06, 2012 9:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 The trio returns with a new album and its own reality show, 22 years after topping the Hot 100 with 'Hold On,' its first of three No. 1 hits. "Wow, we've had a really great year. And, another great year to come," Carnie Wils ...

  6. All Aboard the Weezer Cruise: One Fan's Journey 'Across the Sea'

    January 26, 2012 2:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Yes, there are more Weezer-related puns ahead. As a Chicagoan, January is generally one of the most miserable times of the year. It's the month where I understand what Alaskans must go through, living weeks on end without seeing the sun. This y ...

  7. Groom Surprises Bride With Elaborate Wedding Dance to Bieber's 'Baby': Watch

    January 13, 2012 4:15 PM EST 0 0 0 There are plenty of ways to tell the woman you just joined in wedded bliss that she's the only one for you, that you will love her unconditionally 'til death do you part. You could pull the ol' heartstrings with a reading from First C ...

  8. Weezer Signs to Epitaph, Announces New Album 'Hurley'

    August 05, 2010 10:52 AM EDT 0 0 0 After spending 16 years on major label Geffen, Weezer has gone the indie route and signed to Epitaph Records for new album "Hurley," due in stores Sept. 14. Epitaph owner Brett Gurewitz announced the signing on Twitter Wednesday night (Aug ...

  9. Chart Beat Thursday: Michael Jackson, Taylor Swift, Jason DeRulo

    November 05, 2009 5:47 PM EST 0 0 0 HE IS NOT ALONE: Not only does Michael Jackson 's "This Is It" blast onto the Billboard 200 at No. 1, but several artists with ties to the late King of Pop also enter Billboard charts this week. "This Is It" marks Jackson� ...

  10. Phish Gets Funky At Second Reunion Show

    March 08, 2009 2:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 Phish wasted no time getting funky on Saturday (March 7) at the second of three reunion concerts this weekend at Virginia's Hampton Coliseum. Proggy keyboards, a mix of '90s-era material and covers of the Velvet Underground’s “Rock and Rol ...

  11. This Day in Music

    August 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Joe Thomas, co-producer of Brian Wilson's 1998 album "Imagination," countersues Melinda Wilson, the musician's wife and conservator. The suit claims that Melinda Wilson "schemed against and... 1999 - Joe Thomas, co-pr ...

  12. This Day in Music

    June 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - U2 frontman Bono urges the European Union to step up efforts to support the disadvantaged in Africa. Speaking in Brussels after meeting European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso, Bono s 2005 - U2 frontman Bono urges the European Union ...

  13. This Day in Music

    August 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Joe Thomas, co-producer of Brian Wilson's 1998 album "Imagination," countersues Melinda Wilson, the musician's wife and conservator. The suit claims that Melinda Wilson "schemed against and... 1999 - Joe Thomas, co-pr ...

  14. Fresh Korn

    July 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Yes, it is dubbed "Untitled," and yes, the new Korn album due this week via Virgin is perhaps its most musically serious work since 2002's "Untouchables." The set opens with the seemingly straightforw Yes, it is dubbed " ...

  15. This Day in Music

    June 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - U2 frontman Bono urges the European Union to step up efforts to support the disadvantaged in Africa. Speaking in Brussels after meeting European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso, Bono s 2005 - U2 frontman Bono urges the European Union ...

  16. Korn Goes Experimental, Vents Anger On New Album

    June 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran rock act Korn has set a July 31 release date for its new self-titled Virgin album. The 12-track set will be Korn's first without longtime drummer David Silveria, who is on hiatus from the band Veteran rock act Korn has set a July 31 rel ...

  17. 'Fraggle' To Rock Big Screen With Ahmet Zappa

    October 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jim Henson's "Fraggle Rock" is coming to the big screen. The 1980s cult hit TV show is being developed by Ahmet Zappa -- younger son of Frank Zappa -- into a full-length live-action musical fantasy st Jim Henson's "Fraggle R ...

  18. This Day in Music

    August 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1998 - </b>It is announced that Billy Joel has postponed the fall leg of his current world tour due to recurring throat problems.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 1999 - Joe Thomas, co-producer of Br ...

  19. This Day in Music

    June 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Kenny G, Diana Krall, and Joe Sample featuring Lalah Hathaway are big winners at the Billboard/BET On Jazz Awards, presented at the BET On Jazz Studios in Washington, D.C. Awards include 2005 - U2 frontman Bono urges the Eu ...

  20. Korn Unveils A New 'Side'

    December 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With a new label and smaller lineup, one of hard rock's titans signals a creative shift. When Korn named its seventh studio album "See You on the Other Side," the band really meant it. Guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer explain ...

  21. Juliet

    December 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The perils of touring are many and include tables and chairs. September 11 I woke up this morning in Philadelphia. Four years later… God Bless us all. Last night was a trip. It’s midnight and I’m back in NY I spent the day with friends… in another l ...

  22. A New 'Side'

    December 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 When Korn named its seventh studio album "See You on the Other Side," the band really meant it. Guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer explains that the title is an offer for people to "come through the door When Korn named its sev ...

  23. Korn Signs With Virgin

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rock act Korn has signed a new deal with Virgin that covers not only a recording deal but also a partnership with parent company EMI Music for touring, music publishing, merchandising and sponsorship. Rock act Korn has signed a new deal with Virgin ...

  24. This Day in Music

    August 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1998 - </b>It is announced that Billy Joel has postponed the fall leg of his current world tour due to recurring throat problems.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 1999 - Joe Thomas, co-producer of Br ...

  25. This Day in Music

    June 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Peter Gabriel marries longtime companion Meah Flynn at the Li Capanni hotel he owns near Sardinia's Emerald Coast. 2002 - Peter Gabriel marries longtime companion Meah Flynn at the Li Capanni hotel he owns near Sardini ...

  26. Hometown Erecting Beach Boys Monument

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Just a few miles from the surf and sand the Beach Boys celebrated, the city of Hawthorne, Calif., will erect a monument where Brian, Carl and Dennis Wilson grew up. California Historical Landmark No. Just a few miles from the surf and sand the Beach ...

  27. This Day in Music

    August 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Joe Thomas, co-producer of Brian Wilson's 1998 album "Imagination," countersues Melinda Wilson, the musician's wife and conservator. The suit claims that Melinda Wilson "schemed against 1999 - Joe T ...

  28. This Day in Music

    June 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Peter Gabriel marries longtime companion Meah Flynn at the Li Capanni hotel he owns near Sardinia's Emerald Coast. 2002 - Peter Gabriel marries longtime companion Meah Flynn at the Li Capanni hotel he owns near Sardini ...

  29. Judge Rules Jardine Cannot Tour As Beach Boys

    January 29, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Beach Boys' Al Jardine will have to get around without using the name of the band that helped define the 1960s California sound, a U.S. court of appeals ruled yesterday (Jan. 28) in San Francisco. The Beach Boys' Al Jardine will have t ...

  30. This Day in Music

    August 27, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Joe Thomas, co-producer of Brian Wilson's 1998 album ""Imagination,"" countersues Melinda Wilson, the musician's wife and conservator. The suit claims that Melinda Wilson ""schemed ag ...

  31. Hawthorne, CA—Birthplace of a Musical Legacy

    May 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the formation of the Beach Boys, Capitol has compiled a two-disc, 57-track set named after the Boys' hometown. To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the formation of the Beach Boys, Capitol has compiled a ...

  32. Full Force Marshals New-School Army

    May 22, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For the first time since 1995's "Sugar on Top" (Calibre Records), Full Force -- the Brooklyn, N.Y.-based group comprising the George brothers (Bowlegged Lou, Paul Anthony, and Brian, aka "B-Fine") and For the first time sinc ...

  33. TNT's Brian Wilson Tribute Taping In March

    March 02, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As first revealed here last December, cable network TNT will host its "All-Star Tribute To Brian Wilson" March 29 at New York's Radio City Music Hall. The event is listed on the Web sites of both the As first revealed here last Decemb ...