1. Elle Varner & Reps Talk 'Perfectly Imperfect' Album

    August 07, 2012 4:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 What might happen if a country fiddle was used to sweeten an R&B song? "I knew people were either going to love it or hate it... but they would definitely remember it," MBK Entertainment president Jeff Robinson says of the potentially ...

  2. Elle Varner Is 'Perfectly' Flawed

    August 02, 2012 4:00 PM EDT What might happen if a country fiddle was used to sweeten an R&B song? "I knew people were either going to love it or hate it . . . but they would definitely remember it," MBK Entertainment president Jeff Robinson says of the potenti ...

  3. Dennis Flemion of the Frogs Missing, Presumed Dead

    July 10, 2012 3:15 PM EDT Dennis Flemion, half of cult lo-fi duo the Frogs, has been missing since Saturday (July 7) when he went for a swim and failed to resurface during a family and friends boating trip in Racine County, Wis. The NBC affiliate in Milwaukee, WTMJ, report ...

  4. Dennis Flemion of the Frogs Missing, Presumed Dead

    July 10, 2012 10:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dennis Flemion, half of cult lo-fi duo the Frogs , has been missing since Saturday (July 7) when he went for a swim and failed to resurface during a family and friends boating trip in Racine County, Wis. Milwaukee's NBC affiliate WTMJ reports t ...

  5. Whitney Houston's Colleagues Remember: Don Ienner, Roy Lott, Sylvia Rhone, Wyclef Jean & More

    February 17, 2012 3:45 PM EST When Whitney Houston passed away on Feb. 11 in Beverly Hills, Calif at the age of 48, she left behind a classic body of work that included seven mullti-platinum albums that showcased her powerhouse vocals. Here, Billboard got in touch with many of ...

  6. Vado, Cam, Jim Jones Added To Kanye West's 'Harlem' Song

    December 16, 2010 11:57 AM EST 0 0 0 A new Kanye West song titled "Christmas In Harlem" hit the net yesterday (Dec. 15). Today, a new version of it surfaced, and this time it features one-time nemesis Cam'ron and Jim Jones as well as Cam'ron protege Vado. Big Sean, ...

  7. Dipset Signs To Interscope?

    August 30, 2010 4:49 PM EDT 0 0 0 Weeks after both Cam'ron and Jim Jones tweeted about a potential label deal "almost being done," the Dipset reunion seems to be inches away from becoming official. A source close to the New York crew says Cam, Jimmy, Juelz Santana and ...

  8. TOMMY DORSEY: His Life and Times

    December 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 "The Sentimental Gentleman of Swing," the embodiment of a leader of the big-band era, was actually a temperamental martinet of the age, says music biographer Levinson (September in the Rain, 2001, etc "The Sentimental Gentleman of Swi ...

  9. 'Dimebag' Darrell Memorial Set For Tonight

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Slain Damageplan/Pantera guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott will be saluted with a public memorial service tonight (Dec. 14) at the Convention Center in Arlington, Texas. Slain Damageplan/Pantera guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbot ...

  10. Compilation Celebrates Big Star's 'Story'

    October 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Some viewers of the Fox sitcom "That '70s Show" have wondered about the show's theme and the music used to underline dramatic moments. In a program that seems to get most things right, period-wise, wh Some viewers of the Fox sitc ...

  11. Triumph Poops On/With Comedy All-Stars

    September 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Having already left his mark on TV via uproarious appearances on "Late Night With Conan O'Brien" and the MTV Video Music Awards, Triumph the Insult Comic Dog is clawing his way into the music business Having already left his mark on T ...

  12. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    June 16, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of June 16-22, 2003. Warm weather! Fresh air! Who needs it? The cool glow of the television is all we need, especially when there's a plethora of music to tune in, sit down, a ...

  13. Gospel Great James Blackwood Dies

    February 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 James Blackwood, the last founding member of the Blackwood Brothers Quartet and one of the giants of Southern gospel music, died yesterday (Feb. 3) of complications of a stroke in Memphis. He was 82. James Blackwood, the last founding member of the ...