1. Jim Keays, Singer with Australian Rock Legends Master's Apprentices, Dies At 67

    June 13, 2014 5:43 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jim Keays, frontman of celebrated Australian rock group the Master's Apprentices, has died at the age of 67 after a long battle with cancer. Born Sept. 9, 1946 in Glasgow, Scotland, Keays performed on a raft of domestic hits from the band’s inc ...

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  3. Trinidad James Performs in NYC; Brings Out Def Jam and Atlantic Records Execs

    December 05, 2012 1:05 PM EST 0 0 0 Trinidad James' come-up seems to have happened in the blink of an eye. A little less than a year into rapping and the Atlanta native has a hit, "All Gold Everything," that debuted on the top 50 of the R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart (No. ...

  4. 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Classical Album Coming in August

    August 07, 2012 5:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Fifty Shades of Grey" enthusiasts still struggling to find the proper playlist for their own "Red Room Of Pain," take note: E L James' bestselling S&M book series is releasing a soundtrack to listen to while reading the ...

  5. Crosby, Stills & Nash Rock With Harmony, History, Humor in PA

    June 25, 2012 12:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Chart Article PROMOTION Crosby, Stills & Nash Rock With Harmony, History & Humor At Sands The ticket promised "An Evening With Crosby, Stills & Nash," and on a quiet Sunday Summer evening at Bethlehem, Penn.'s Sands Events ...

  6. HMV Sells London's Hammersmith Apollo To Stage C For $49 Million

    May 31, 2012 4:15 PM EDT London's HMV Apollo opened in 1932 as the Gaumont Palace, a cinema designed by Robert Cromie in the Art Deco style. It became the Hammersmith Odeon in 1962 and famous destination for live music. The name changed the Apollo in the 1990s. Stage ...

  7. Charlotte Church Gets Nearly $1 Mil. in Murdoch Phone Hacking Settlement

    February 27, 2012 7:45 AM EST LONDON -- Charlotte Church, who testified about being hounded by Rupert Murdoch's journalists when she was a teen singing sensation, received 600,000 pounds ($951,000) Monday in a settlement from News International. Despite her legal victory, ...

  8. Lauren Alaina Jumps From 'Idol' to 'Wildflower' on Debut Album

    October 07, 2011 2:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 ''Before I was on 'American Idol,' I thought it would be so easy," says Lauren Alaina , the "American Idol" season 10 runner-up. "It was so shocking to me how much hard work I had to put into it. I'm so g ...

  9. Billboard Bits: Pink Talks Baby Names, Bon Jovi Going on Hiatus

    November 30, 2010 5:43 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Pink Reveals Top Choice for Baby Name When Pink announced on " Ellen " Nov. 17 that she was expecting a child, it didn't take long for the name game to beg ...

  10. Chicago Singer Nora O'Connor's One Hot Summer

    June 11, 2010 2:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 For Chicago singer Nora O'Connor , the summer of 2010 is shaping up to be the highest-profile of her career. After a year of occasional dates and TV performances with Neko Case (alongside her regular harmonizer Kelly Hogan ) and a one-off reuni ...

  11. Chart Beat: Michael Jackson, Fabolous, Leighton Meester

    August 06, 2009 5:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 JACKSON'S FIVE: In any other week, Fabolous' debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 would be pretty big news (and hey, it still is!), but this week, Michael Jackson remains the King of Pop Charts. As his 2003 hit set "Number Ones" s ...

  12. T.I., Jay Sean Post Big Numbers On Billboard Hot 100

    August 06, 2009 11:22 AM EDT 0 0 0 T.I. and U.K. singer Jay Sean tear up the Billboard Hot 100 this week, as T.I. scores the week's highest debut and Jay Sean earns his first top 10 on the chart. The incarcerated T.I.'s "Remember Me," featuring Mary J. Blige , deb ...

  13. Britney Spears Heading Back To The VMAs?

    August 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Britney Spears may get a shot at redemption during this year's MTV Video Music Awards. Following a disastrous 2007 VMA performance, the artist is in negotiations with MTV to make an appearance at the Britney Spears may get a shot at redemption ...

  14. Chart Beat

    June 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Taylor Hicks and Chris Daughtry make their chart debuts plus news from Livingston Taylor/Carly Simon, Gnarls Barkley, Dixie Chicks and more! TAYLOR AND CHRIS: When last we checked, 18 "American Idol" contestants had charted in Billboard. T ...

  15. Power Pulls Plug On Mean Fiddler Plans

    October 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Power returns, CEO James exits. Power returns, CEO James exits. News James ...

  16. Montreal Gears Up For 25th Jazz Fest

    December 05, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Oliver Jones, Oscar Peterson, Ibrahim Ferrer, k.d. lang, Dianne Reeves, the Colin James Band and George Thorogood are the first artists confirmed for the 25th Festival International de Jazz de Montrea Oliver Jones, Oscar Peterson, Ibrahim Ferrer, k. ...

  17. Metallica Signs Up Bassist Rob Trujillo

    February 25, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Metallica has named former Suicidal Tendencies/Ozzy Osbourne band member Rob Trujillo as its new bassist. Trujillo replaces Jason Newsted, who departed in early 2001, and will appear on the quartet's Metallica has named former Suicidal Tendenci ...

  18. Los Palominos Drummer Dies in AccidentC

    February 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A bus chartered by the Grammy-winning Tejano band Los Palominos ran a stop sign yesterday (Feb. 4) in Port Lavaca, Texas, throwing out drummer Jesse Arreola, who was killed when the bus ran over him, A bus chartered by the Grammy-winning Tejano band ...