1. Candi Staton

    Candi Staton

    9 Albums, 10 Songs

    • Love Lifted Me
    • Sing a Song
    • Standing on the Promises
    • The Anointing
    • The Best of Candi Staton [Warner Bros.]
    • Cover Me
    • Evidence: The Complete Fame Records Masters
  2. Six Questions with Chuck Leavell

    June 07, 2012 4:10 PM EDT 0 0 Anyone who doesn't recognize Chuck Leavell's name hasn't read many rock album credits closely. The Georgia keyboardist has backed Dr. John, served as a member of the Allman Brothers Band, co-founded the jazz-rock combo "Sea Level&q ...

  3. Rihanna's New 'Love': U.K. Singles Chart

    October 17, 2011 9:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 Late 1990s/early 2000s British hit-making pop quintet Steps burst back on the U.K. album chart at No. 1 Sunday (16) with the new Sony Music compilation "The Ultimate Collection." Rihanna 's "We Found Love" (Def Jam/Universal ...

  4. BRITs Winner Florence Gets The Love

    February 22, 2010 1:18 PM EST 0 0 0 Florence and the Machine was a major domestic beneficiary from last week's BRIT Awards, with a 53% week-on-week sales increase in the U.K. for her debut album "Lungs" (Island/Universal) and a No. 2 single. The alternative artist' ...

  5. BRITs Winner Florence Gets The Love

    February 22, 2010 12:00 AM EST Florence and the Machine was a major domestic beneficiary from last week's BRIT Awards , with a 53% week-on-week sales increase in the U.K. for her debut album "Lungs" (Island/Universal) and a No. 2 single. The alternative artist� ...

  6. Iyaz Scores First U.K. No. 1

    January 11, 2010 8:02 AM EST 0 0 0 Singer-rapper Iyaz , otherwise known as Virgin Islands-born Keidran Jones, went straight to No. 1 on the new U.K. singles chart with his former Billboard Hot 100 No. 2 "Replay" (Reprise/Warner Music). Paolo Nutini bagged another week atop ...

  7. Fame Records Relaunches With Hughes CD

    September 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dormant for more than 30 years, Fame Records is relaunching this fall via a new distribution deal with EMI. Dormant for more than 30 years, Fame Records is relaunching this fall via a new distribution deal with EMI. The first release from the label, ...

  8. Q&A With Chrissie Hynde

    April 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With unmistakable vocals, deft songwriting skills and a cocksure guitar stance, Pretenders frontwoman Chrissie Hynde has inspired many -- just as she has surely pissed a few people off. With unmistakable vocals, deft songwriting skills and a cocksur ...

  9. Remix Puts Leo Sayer On Top Of U.K. Singles Chart

    February 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As Arctic Monkeys continued their U.K. album chart reign, a remix of a 29-year-old Leo Sayer obscurity puts the erstwhile British star on top of the singles chart. DJ Meck's new take on "Thunder In My As Arctic Monkeys continued their U.K. ...

  10. Ask Billboard

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about Pink, Five Star and Lisa Loeb. IN THE PINK Hey Keith! Was wondering if there was any word on Pink's new album? And how many copies of each of her three previous CD's has she sold! Thank ...

  11. Young Hearts Run Free/House of Love

    November 23, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Southern gal Candi Staton has been making music for more than 30 years. In that time, she's successfully tackled R&B, soul, disco, house music, and gospel. Her fans are many, and they include Aret Southern gal Candi Staton has been making m ...

  12. Kylie, Shaggy, Ashanti Make A 'Miracle'

    November 18, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Kylie Minogue, Luther Vandross, Ashanti, Gloria Gaynor, Deborah Cox, Stephanie Mills, Amber, Anastacia, Shaggy, Eyra Gail, McFadden & Whitehead, Candi Staton, and Chaka Khan are among the musical Kylie Minogue, Luther Vandross, Ashanti, Gloria G ...

  13. The Pretenders Turn The 'Screw'

    November 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted for Billboard.com After more than 20 years and seven albums with the majors, the Pretenders make their indie-label arrival Nov. 12 with the Artemis release "Loose Screw." Artemis executive VP Michael Krumper sees it as reflective ...

  14. Proverbs 31 Woman

    October 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In the midst of the 1970s disco boom, Candi Staton spent time atop international dance charts with now-classic gems like "Young Hearts Run Free," "When You Wake Up Tomorrow," and "Victim." After a lon In the midst of th ...