1. Chart Juice: Fat Joe Returns to R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Top 10

    April 13, 2012 1:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Fat Joe nabs his fourth career top 10 on Billboard's R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, as "Another Round," featuring Chris Brown , rises to No. 8 from No. 11. The song becomes the Bronx Bomber's first top 10 since "Make It Rain&q ...

  2. Can Katy Perry Pass Michael Jackson For Hot 100 History?

    August 23, 2011 9:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 After joining the King of Pop in making Billboard Hot 100 history , can Katy Perry do him one better? Perry last week became the first woman, and second artist overall after Michael Jackson , in the 53-year history of the chart to send five songs fr ...

  3. Modest Mouse Steers Its 'Ship' To No. 1 Debut

    March 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Modest Mouse scores the first No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 of its career this week as "We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank" debuts on top. The Epic set moved 129,000 copies in the United States Modest Mouse scores the first No. 1 al ...

  4. New Magic Numbers Hitting U.S. In February

    November 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 U.K. rock act the Magic Numbers have set a Feb. 20 release date for their sophomore Capitol effort, "Those the Brokes." U.K. rock act the Magic Numbers have set a Feb. 20 release date for their sophomore Capitol effort, "Those the Bro ...

  5. Auf Der Maur Rocks With Old Friends On New CD

    January 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Melissa Auf Der Maur is recording her sophomore Capitol album with the help of some old friends, including former Smashing Pumpkins bandmate Billy Corgan and Steve Durand and Jordon Zadorozny, her col Melissa Auf Der Maur is recording her sophomore ...

  6. The Vines Return To The Studio

    May 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Vines have entered a Sydney studio to begin recording their third album. The Vines have entered a Sydney studio to begin recording their third album. According the Australian rock act's official Web site , 15 songs have been prepared for th ...

  7. Dirty Vegas Rolls Out Sophomore Album

    August 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Electronica/rock trio Dirty Vegas is eyeing a Nov. 30 release for its sophomore Capitol album, "ONE." Electronica/rock trio Dirty Vegas is eyeing a Nov. 30 release for its sophomore Capitol album, "ONE." First single "Walk I ...

  8. Starsailor Breaks 'Silence' In January

    September 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A Jan. 27 North American release date has been set for British rock quartet Starsailor's sophomore Capitol album "Silence Is Easy." A Jan. 27 North American release date has been set for British rock quartet Starsailor's sophomor ...

  9. Coldplay Members Lobby For Free Trade

    September 10, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Coldplay frontman Chris Martin brought a surprise element of glitz to an otherwise staid gathering of the World Trade Organization (WTO) yesterday (Sept. 9) in Cancun, Mexico, when he delivered the so Coldplay frontman Chris Martin brought a surpris ...

  10. The Music Get To Work On Sophomore Album

    June 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Now that British rock act the Music has a brief break in its touring schedule, drummer Phil Jordan tells Billboard.com the group is heading back to the U.K. to begin work on its sophomore Capitol albu Now that British rock act the Music has a brief ...

  11. Billboard Bits: Coldplay, Joe Jackson, Burning Spear

    May 16, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Coldplay, Joe Jackson, Burning Spear Coldplay's May 31 show at Los Angeles' Hollywood Bowl will be broadcast live across the U.S. by Westwood One. The two-hour special is set to air on more than 150 stations, including WXRK New Yor ...

  12. Dixie Chicks Return 'Home' To No. 1

    February 05, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Dixie Chicks' "Home" (Monument/Columbia) surges 4-1 this week on The Billboard 200, reclaiming the top spot from Norah Jones. Following the country trio's performance of the National Anthem at the The Dixie Chicks' " ...

  13. Billboard Bits: Coldplay, Soozie Tyrell & More

    January 24, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Coldplay, Soozie Tyrell & More U.K. modern rock act Coldplay will close down a section of Los Angeles' Hollywood Blvd. Sunday (Jan. 26) for a free performance that will be broadcast live on ABC's premiere of "The Jimmy Kim ...

  14. Urban Ordered To Rest Voice

    January 22, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Keith Urban has canceled a slate of appearances in the wake of doctor's orders to rest his voice. The country artist was due to perform his single "Raining on Sunday" yesterday (Jan. 21) on ABC's "Goo Keith Urban has cancele ...

  15. Coldplay's 'Blood' Is Billboard's Critics' Choice

    December 20, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Billboard's critics have chosen Coldplay's sophomore Capitol album "A Rush of Blood to the Head" as No. 1 in their survey of 2002 albums. The honor comes from our annual critics' choice round-up, wher Billboard's critic ...

  16. Coldplay Extends 2003 Tour Plans

    November 26, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 U.K. rock quartet Coldplay has added a host of dates to its 2003 North American tour, which, as previously reported, will kick off Jan. 21 in Orlando, Fla. The trek in support of the group's sophomore U.K. rock quartet Coldplay has added a host ...

  17. New Coldplay Single Debuts Monday

    June 14, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "In My Place," the first single from Coldplay's sophomore Capitol album "A Rush of Blood to the Head,' will debut Monday (June 17) on AOL Music's "First Listen" program and Netscape Music. The video f "In ...

  18. Everclear Frontman Planning Solo Album

    November 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Everclear frontman Art Alexakis is planning to begin work early next year on a solo album for Capitol, the artist tells Billboard in the Dec. 1, 2001, issue. "I'm not defined by Everclear," Alexakis s Everclear frontman Art Alexakis i ...

  19. Dilated Peoples Stretch Out

    October 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The title of Dilated Peoples' sophomore Capitol album, "Expansion Team" (due out Oct. 23), plays on the Los Angeles-based trio's musical philosophy. "We've gone from performing in a tiny L.A. club to The title of Dilate ...

  20. It's 'Hammer Time' Again

    August 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper/producer MC Hammer (real name: Stanley Burrell) is aiming to make a comeback through the WorldHit Music Group. Launched yesterday (Aug. 1) as the entertainment arm of the entertainer's Hammerti Rapper/producer MC Hammer (real name: Stanl ...