1. Watch Die Antwoord Show Love for the "Ugly Boy" With Marilyn Manson, Jack Black, More

    November 04, 2014 7:44 PM EST Die Antwoord has enlisted the help of some famous friends to guest star in the South African rap duo's new video for "Ugly Boy," getting the likes of Jack Black, Marilyn Manson , Flea of The Red Hot Chili Peppers , Cara Delevingne a ...

  2. Slayer’s Jeff Hanneman Remembered at Somber But Celebratory Golden Gods Awards Ceremony

    May 03, 2013 4:46 PM EDT The death of Slayer's Jeff Hanneman was announced just hours before Revolver Magazine's 2013 Golden Gods Awards, so it certainly cast a somber pall over the proceedings. But just as with the tragic deaths of "Dimebag" Darre ...

  3. Andrew Lloyd Webber to Bring 'School of Rock' to the Stage

    April 10, 2013 10:22 AM EDT Musical theatre icon Andrew Lloyd Webber has secured the theatrical rights to produce a stage version of the film "School of Rock," about a group of privileged kids learning to rock under the tutelage of slacker Jack Black. Lloyd Webber ...

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  6. Jack Black Talks Tenacious D's Grammy Nod, What He Hates About Performing

    December 12, 2012 2:40 PM EST 0 0 0 Jack Black and Kyle Gass of Tenacious D -- known as The D to their followers -- shattered six years of silence in 2012 with their third record, "Rize of the Fenix," which recently captured a Grammy nomination for Best Comedy Album. Billboa ...

  7. Adam Lambert Snags First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart

    May 23, 2012 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For the first time, one "American Idol" replaces another at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart as Adam Lambert 's "Trespassing" debuts atop the list with 77,000 sold according to Nielsen SoundScan. His arrival bumps last week& ...

  8. Adam Lambert Scores First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 With 'Trespassing'

    May 23, 2012 11:00 AM EDT For the first time, one "American Idol" replaces another at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 as Adam Lambert's "Trespassing" debuts atop the list with 77,000 sold, traccording to Nielsen SoundScan. His arrival bumps last week� ...

  9. Keane Edge Tenacious D to Top U.K. Chart

    May 21, 2012 10:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sunday's new U.K. sales data from the Official Charts Company showed a second week atop the album chart for Keane's "Strangeland" and on the singles survey for "R.I.P." by Rita Ora featuring Tinie Tempah. The album top ...

  10. Keane Holds Off Tenacious D Atop UK Album Charts; Rita Ora Has No. 1 Single

    May 21, 2012 7:53 AM EDT Sunday's new U.K. sales data from the Official Charts Company showed a second week atop the album chart for Keane's "Strangeland" (Universal Isand) and on the singles survey for "R.I.P." (Roc Nation/Columbia/Sony Musi ...

  11. Tenacious D, 'Glee' and Garbage Headed for High Billboard 200 Debuts

    May 18, 2012 10:49 PM EDT 0 0 0 While it seems that Adam Lambert is on the verge of his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart with "Trespassing," a number of other acts are set to debut in the top 20 next week. Industry sources suggest that Lambert's "Tr ...

  12. Tenacious D, 'Glee' and Garbage Headed for High Debuts on Billboard 200 Chart

    May 18, 2012 6:16 PM EDT While it seems that Adam Lambert is on the verge of his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart with Trespassing , a number of other acts are set to debut in the top 20 next week. Industry sources suggest that Lambert's Trespassing could ...

  13. Tenacious D Without F-Bombs? Salty Duo Clean Up 'Fenix'

    May 11, 2012 3:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jack Black & Kyle Gass Get Creative for Bleep-Free Version of New Album Are we just going to watch rock and roll as it gurgles its last breath?" asks Jack Black, the raucous actor who also performs in the band Tenacious D with longtime frie ...

  14. MTV's Van Toffler on How the Beastie Boys Revolutionized Music Videos

    May 09, 2012 12:49 PM EDT Much was said and written about Adam Yauch last week. The Beastie Boys member's death came as a huge shock to fans and even music industry veterans, who've seen more than their share of premature exits in the last 20 years, among them Ku ...

  15. A Look at Adam 'MCA' Yauch's Career in Video and Film, With the Beasties and Beyond

    May 04, 2012 6:50 PM EDT Both with and beyond the Beastie Boys, Adam "MCA" Yauch -- who died Friday (May 4) at the age of 47 -- made a name for himself in the world of documentary filmmaking, music videos and the business side of independent film. Yauch personal ...

  16. Adam 'MCA' Yauch of Beastie Boys Dead at 47

    May 04, 2012 1:06 PM EDT Beastie Boys rapper, musician and video director Adam Yauch, known as MCA in the groundbreaking hip hop trio, died early today (May 4) after a lengthy illness. He was 47. An obituary provided by the group's representatives follows: It is with ...

  17. Tenacious D Train With Dave Grohl, Kill Val Kilmer in 'To Be the Best'

    March 27, 2012 11:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 They've already written the greatest song in the world (no, wait... that was just a tribute), but theatrical folk-metal rockers Tenacious D have been resurrected with a new video for "To Be The Best," a parody of typical 1980's m ...

  18. Tenacious D Announces New Album, 'Rize of the Fenix'

    February 03, 2012 10:35 AM EST 0 0 0 Tenacious D , the mock-rock duo comprised of Jack Black and Kyle Gass, will release its third album and first effort in six years, "Rize of the Fenix," in May. "Fenix" follows the group's 2001 self-titled album, which featur ...

  19. Bruce Springsteen and E Street Band to Perform on Grammy Awards

    February 02, 2012 10:05 AM EST Twenty-time Grammy winner Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band have been added to the lineup for the 54th Annual Grammy Awards, the Academy announced this morning. Jack Black, six-time GRAMMY winner and current three-time nominee Fergie, three- ...

  20. No Host at MTV VMAs Looks Like a Plan B

    August 25, 2011 1:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 The last time MTV presented its Video Music Awards without a host they had the allure of a bizarre experiment in Las Vegas to pull in viewers. It was not just no host, there was no central stage, just a lot hopping between hotel rooms. Visually it w ...

  21. Lauren Alaina & Carrie Underwood to Duet on 'Idol' Finale, More Performance Spoilers

    May 25, 2011 9:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 If part one of the "American Idol" finale left you a little underwhelmed, season 10's two-hour second act shows much more promise, if not for the duets alone. THR has learned of some very interesting pairings in store for tonight' ...

  22. Beastie Boys' Star-Studded 'Make Some Noise' Video Premieres

    April 21, 2011 11:33 AM EDT 0 0 0 B eastie Boys member Adam "MCA" Yauch's long-awaited short film, "Fight For Your Right Revisited," has finally surfaced -- in an abridged form as the group's new video for "Make Some Noise." Serving as an elab ...

  23. Steve Martin Shows His Range On Second Bluegrass Effort

    March 15, 2011 12:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Successful actors looking to expand their creative scope into music generally have their recording efforts met with skepticism. But Steve Martin 's 2009 collection, "The Crow: New Songs for the Five String Banjo," earned the veteran a ...

  24. Billboard Bits: Exclusive First Look at Taylor Swift on 'Phineas & Ferb,' Gaga Reveals Song Titles

    February 10, 2011 6:10 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Exclusive First Look: Taylor Swift to Appear on Disney's 'Phineas and Ferb' Show As pictured in Billboard.com's exclusive first look photo, Taylor Swi ...

  25. Conan and Jack Black's Dueling Guitar Solos: Who Cheated?

    December 23, 2010 12:18 PM EST 0 0 0 A calm chat between Conan O'Brien and Jack Black turned into epic guitar showdown when the actor and Tenacious D frontman stopped by "Conan" on Wednesday (Dec. 22). After talking about XBox and Black's new movie, "Gulliver&# ...

  26. Billboard Bits: Beastie Boys Make 'Fight' Film, Warped Tour Bands Announced

    December 08, 2010 6:29 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Beastie Boys Making Short Film With Will Ferrell, Jack Black, Elijah Wood Adam "MCA" Yauch of the Beastie Boys , who continues to battle cancer, will write and ...

  27. Jack Black, Jason Segel Release Holiday Song, Animated Video

    December 07, 2010 4:07 PM EST 0 0 0 As the holiday season approaches, Christmas songs are coming out of the woodwork. Funny guys (and co-stars of the upcoming comedy "Gulliver's Travels") Jason Segel and Jack Black released their own take on classic carols today (Dec. 7 ...

  28. Charlotte Church Heading 'Back' to U.S. in 2011

    November 04, 2010 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Nearly a decade after her last U.S. release, 24-year-old Welsh singer Charlotte Church will issue sixth studio album "Back to Scratch" in the States in early 2011. The disc, Church's first album to arrive in the U.S. since 2001's ...

  29. 21 Under 21: Miranda Cosgrove

    September 23, 2010 11:48 AM EDT 0 0 0 No. 14: Miranda Cosgrove Birthdate: May 14, 1993 (age 17) Why She's Hot: Miranda Cosgrove learned a lot from the "School of Rock" … and by that, we mean the 2003 Jack Black comedy where she made her film debut. After breaking out on N ...

  30. Bonnaroo 2010 Kicks Off With Conan, Kings of Leon, Chromeo & Daryl Hall

    June 12, 2010 8:32 AM EDT 0 0 0 Damian "Junior Gong" Marley and Nas brought "Distant Relatives" to Tennessee, Kings of Leon ruled the mainstage and the National put another exclamation point what is quickly becoming the band's best summer yet, but the firs ...

  31. Comedians Play Rock Stars at Bonnaroo

    June 12, 2010 12:07 AM EDT 0 0 0 Comedians were living out their rock star (or bluegrass star) dreams throughout the first full day of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. And they showed they can carry a tune, too. Bonnaroo Main | Bonnaroo 2010 Photos 10 Awesome Bonnaroo Moment ...

  32. Miranda Cosgrove Makes 'Sparks Fly' With Top 10 Debut

    May 07, 2010 3:22 PM EDT 0 0 0 While most fans recognize 16-year-old Miranda Cosgrove as the star of the hit Nickelodeon show "iCarly," the teen idol is branching out and discovering her own voice musically. "Sparks Fly," her breezy pop album debut on Columbia ...

  33. Rush Documentary Wins Tribeca Audience Award

    May 03, 2010 3:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 Tribeca Film Festival attendees have selected the rockumentary " Rush : Beyond the Lighted Stage" for the fest's 2010 Heineken Audience Award. Scot McFadyen and Sam Dunn's Canadian feature received the $25,000 award Saturday nigh ...

  34. Meat Loaf Brings 'Teddy Bear' To America

    May 03, 2010 2:44 PM EDT 0 0 0 M eat Loaf is hoping that "Hang Loose, Teddy Bear" will have a life beyond its musical incarnation. The 13 songs on the new album, which comes out May 11 in North America, are companion pieces to a short story written by screenwriter direc ...

  35. Steve Martin Preps Follow-Up To Grammy-Winning 2009 Album

    April 13, 2010 2:38 PM EDT 0 0 0 Buoyed by the Grammy Award-winning success of his 2009 album "The Crow: New Songs for the Five-String Banjo," Steve Martin ready to record another one. Martin tells Billboard.com that he and his touring group, the Steep Canyon Rangers , ar ...

  36. Grammy Weekend Begins with Neil Young Tribute

    January 31, 2010 10:17 AM EST 0 0 0 Neil Young sat in the audience as 20 of his best known songs were performed on stage. Elton John , James Taylor , Dave Matthews and more than a dozen other artists launched Grammy weekend with performances honoring Young as the MusiCares Person of t ...

  37. Obama Salutes Bruce Springsteen, Dave Brubeck At Kennedy Center

    December 07, 2009 7:55 AM EST 0 0 0 Nearly 40 years ago, a Kenyan father was visiting his son in Hawaii and took him to his first jazz concert. The boy was Barack Obama and the performer was jazz great Dave Brubeck . "I've been a jazz fan ever since," the president said ...

  38. Ozzy's Got Game, Lady Sovereign Gets Booked

    September 29, 2009 4:57 PM EDT 0 0 0 In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, Ozzy Osbourne stars in the video game Brutal Legend, which draws on heavy metal imagery and lyrics and features more than 100 metal songs. Also appearing in the game, out on Oct. ...

  39. The Daily Noise 9.29.2009 - Billboard.com

    The Daily Noise 9.29.2009 - Billboard.com

    September 29, 2009 3:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ozzy Osbourne stars in video game, Lady Sovereign arrested, Roots release new album. Quest Love , motorhead , Lady Sovereign , Bill Werde , The Daily Noise , Ozzy Osbourne , Fuse , Jack Black , ?uestlove , The Roots Videos Bill Werde Fuse Jack Black ...

  40. Ozzy Osbourne, Jack Black Star In 'Brutal Legend'

    September 28, 2009 1:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 Amid the din of all the other music-based games being released this fall comes a decidedly unique twist on the convergence between music and videogames: "Brütal Legend." Unlike the play-along focus of the "Guitar Hero" and " ...

  41. Tenacious D, Stripper Radio, Cobra Starship

    August 07, 2009 5:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 Slow news day today: Tenacious D replacing the Beastie Boys at Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival and a look at a radio station in Denver that is billing itself as "Stripper Radio" - it's called "The Pole" and it has th ...

  42. Tenacious D To Fill Beasties' Slot At Outside Lands

    August 06, 2009 5:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Tenacious D will be stepping in for the Beastie Boys at this year's Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival, organizers announced Thursday. The comic duo of Jack Black and Kyle Gass will headline the festival's final day, Aug. 30, with a s ...

  43. U2, Kid Rock, Plant/Krauss Added To Grammys

    January 29, 2009 10:42 AM EST 0 0 0 U2, Kid Rock, Rihanna and Robert Plant and Alison Krauss have joined the performance lineup for the 51st Grammy Awards, to be held Feb. 8 at Los Angeles' Staples Center and broadcast live on CBS. They join previously announced performers Kenny ...

  44. Dialogue: Black, Gondry on Sundance

    Dialogue: Black, Gondry on Sundance

    July 30, 2008 5:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Be Kind Rewind" star and director Jack Black and Michel Gondry, riff on Sundance, Thanksgiving, and their soundtrack. gondry , Black , interview , sundance 2008 , Live , exclusive , sundance , Michel Gondry , Jack Black , dialogue Videos ...

  45. Tenacious D 'One-And-A-Half Songs' Into Next Album

    July 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tenacious D plans to release another album -- just don't hold your breath waiting for it. Tenacious D plans to release another album -- just don't hold your breath waiting for it. Group member Kyle Gass tells Billboard.com that he and Jack ...

  46. Jack Black, Cee-Lo Go 'Kung Fu Fighting'

    May 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jack Black and Gnarls Barkley's Cee-Lo have teamed up for a cover of Carl Douglas' 1974 hit "Kung Fu Fighting" for the soundtrack to "Kung Fu Panda," an animated film in which Black stars. Jack Black and Gnarls Barkley& ...

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