1. Little Brother

    Little Brother

    5 Albums, 1 Songs

    • The Listening
    • Leftback
    • The Chittlin Circuit 1.5
    • The Minstrel Show
    • ...And Justus for All
    • Get Back
  2. Questlove Talks Roots Album, Says D'Angelo Is In 'Home-Stretch' of New Record

    October 25, 2011 11:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 ?uestlove , of The Roots , wears many hats. Whether he's on drums with the Legendary Roots Crew, on set as house band for "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon," doing random DJ sets, or sitting in with other bands, the man stays busy. We spo ...

  3. DJ Babu Returns To 'Duck Season'

    October 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 L.A.-based DJ/producer DJ Babu will release the third installment of his "Duck Season" series through Nature Sounds Records on Oct 28. L.A.-based DJ/producer DJ Babu will release the third installment of his "Duck Season" series ...

  4. Amanda Diva

    September 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 She may be an independent artist, but chances are you've heard of Amanda Diva. She may be an independent artist, but chances are you've heard of Amanda Diva. Born Amanda Seales, the 27-year-old hip-hop/soul MC/poet has been a music journal ...

  5. Kidz In The Hall Hope To Move The 'Crowd'

    June 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kidz in the Hall set out to make its new album, "The In Crowd," an EP -- which, the Ivy League hip-hop duo notes, is nothing new. Kidz in the Hall set out to make its new album, "The In Crowd," an EP -- which, the Ivy League hip- ...

  6. Radiohead, Johnson Headlining All Points West

    February 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As expected, Radiohead and Jack Johnson will headline the first All Points West Music & Arts Festival, to be held Aug. 8-10 at Liberty State Park, just across the Hudson River from lower Manhattan As expected , Radiohead and Jack Johnson will he ...

  7. 9th Wonder, Buckshot Prep 'Formula' Album

    February 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Producer 9th Wonder, formerly of Little Brother, and rapper Buckshot, of Black Moon and Boot Camp Clik, have re-teamed for "The Formula," due April 15th via Duck Down Records. Producer 9th Wonder, formerly of Little Brother, and rapper Buc ...

  8. 9th Wonder, Buckshot Geat Up For 'The Formula'

    February 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST Producer 9th Wonder, formerly of Little Brother, and rapper Buckshot, of Black Moon and Boot Camp Clik, have re-teamed for their follow-up album titled "The Formula," due April 15th via Duck Down Records. The album's first single, & ...

  9. Portishead, Johnson, Waters To Headline Coachella

    January 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Jack Johnson and former Pink Floyd principal Roger Waters will headline the 2008 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 25-27 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Also near the Jack Johnson and former Pink Floyd principal Roge ...

  10. Pete Rock Nabs Redman, Raekwon For New CD

    January 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper/producer Pete Rock, half of the '90s duo Pete Rock and CL Smooth, has wrapped a new album, "NY's Finest," due Feb. 26 via Nature Sounds. Rapper/producer Pete Rock, half of the '90s duo Pete Rock and CL Smooth, has wra ...

  11. Spoon, UNKLE, Justice Amid First CMJ Confirmations

    August 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Spoon, UNKLE, Justice and Coheed & Cambria are among the first batch of confirmed acts for this year's CMJ Music Marathon, to be held Oct. 16-20 in New York. Spoon, UNKLE, Justice and Coheed & Cambria are among the first batch of confir ...

  12. Spoon, UNKLE, Justice Amid First CMJ Confirmations

    August 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Spoon, UNKLE, Justice and Coheed & Cambria are among the first batch of confirmed acts for this year's CMJ Music Marathon, to be held Oct. 16-20 in New York. Diverse acts like the Brunettes, British Sea Power, Jesu, Mates Of State, Rodrid ...

  13. 9th Wonder's 'Dream' Comes True With New Album

    August 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Little Brother rapper/producer 9th Wonder will release his solo debut, "Dream Merchant Vol. 2," Oct. 9 via Six Hole/Hall of Justus Records. Little Brother rapper/producer 9th Wonder will release his solo debut, "Dream Merchant Vol. 2, ...

  14. Jazzy Jeff Nabs Meth, De La, Rhymefest For Solo Set

    November 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 DJ Jazzy Jeff is putting the finishing touches on "The Return of the Magnificent," the follow-up to his 2002 solo debut "The Magnificent" (Rapster). Due early next year, the entirely self-produced dis DJ Jazzy Jeff is putting the ...

  15. Billboard Bits: Rhymefest, Guster/LaMontagne, Bang On A Can

    May 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Rhymefest, Guster/LaMontagne, Bang On A Can Chicago rapper Rhymefest has set July 11 as the new release date for his major-label debut, "Blue Collar," originally due April 18. The disc will be distributed via producer Mark Ronson&# ...

  16. Dilated Peoples 'Back Again' With New Album

    January 18, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Hip-hop collective Dilated Peoples will on Feb. 21 release its fourth album, "20/20," via Capitol, a day before kicking off a North American headlining tour. Hip-hop collective Dilated Peoples will on Feb. 21 release its fourth album, &quo ...

  17. Pollard Unveils Solo Tour Dates

    December 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 So far, dates are scattered through late April, but more are expected to be added, including a mid-March appearance at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas. As first reported here last month, former Guided By Voices frontman Robert Polla ...

  18. OnTV

    December 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Dec. 12-18, 2005. MONDAY, DEC. 12 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist: Madonna. "Today," NBC Featured artists: Fiona Apple (also scheduled: Jack Black, Dermot Mulroney). "The Tyra Banks Show,& ...

  19. My Chemical Romance, Death Cab Snag Woodies

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 My Chemical Romance, Death Cab For Cutie, Muse and Green Day were among the artists who took home an mtvU Woodie awards last night (Nov. 2) at New York's Roseland Ballroom. My Chemical Romance, Death Cab For Cutie, Muse and Green Day were among ...

  20. Billboard Bits: mtvU Woodies, Tiesto, Squarepusher

    October 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on mtvU Woodies, Tiesto, Squarepusher Performances by Death Cab For Cutie, Little Brother and a collaboration between Saul Williams and Matisyahu will be featured at this year's mtvU Woodie Awards, to be held Nov. 2 at New York's Hamm ...

  21. Mould Plans Live DVD, Acoustic Tour

    October 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 To chronicle his first tour with an electric band in seven years, Bob Mould will film a tomorrow's (Oct. 7) show at the 9:30 Club in his Washington, D.C., home for a live DVD. To chronicle his first tour with an electric band in seven years, Bo ...

  22. Sleepers

    February 26, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Being on the verge of releasing a major-label debut with your indie hip-hop group would be enough for most MCs, but not Rapper Big Pooh. Being on the verge of releasing a major-label debut with your indie hip-hop group would be enough for most MCs, ...

  23. Billboard Bits: Holiday Havoc, The Hip/TMBG, LIFEbeat

    October 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Holiday Havoc, The Hip/TMBG, LIFEbeat Snowboarders, skaters and music fans will descend on the parking lot of Anaheim, Calif.'s Angel Stadium Nov. 13-14 for the inaugural Holiday Havoc festival. The first day's lineup will feature ...

  24. Matchbox Twenty Guitarist Goes Solo

    October 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Matchbox twenty guitarist Kyle Cook will on Oct. 29 self-release the debut EP from his side band, the New Left. The six-track "Let Go" finds Cook collaborating with drummer Brett Borges, bassist John Matchbox twenty guitarist Kyle Cook wil ...

  25. ABB Records Tests Atlantic's Waters

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Joint-venture to drop Little Brother album. Joint-venture to drop Little Brother album. News Little Brother ...

  26. ABB Records Tests Atlantic's Waters

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Major to assist with Little Brother album. Billboard.biz has exclusively learned that ABB Records has inked a production agreement with Atlantic Records for the next release from North Carolina-based rap group Little Brother. The group's firs ...

  27. Jay-Z Inc.

    October 20, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. For Jay-Z, the end is just the beginning. The rapper/mogul has decided to retire as a recording artist after 10 years and more than 18 million albums sold. "I always had the dream of moving over to ...

  28. Jay-Z Swan Song Gets Special Friday Release

    October 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jay-Z's "The Black Album" is to have a rare Friday release Nov. 28 from Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam. "We wanted to try something different," says Def Jam/Def Soul president Kevin Liles. "Everything [related t Jay-Z's " ...

  29. The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2003 Nominees

    August 28, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2003 Nominees Below is the final list of nominees for the The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2003, which will be presented Oct. 13 in Miami and broadcast in November on BET. ARTIST OF THE YEAR -- MALE SOLO Jay-Z Nelly Ba ...

  30. Billboard Bits: Pete Rock, Newton-John, Mike Peters

    August 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Pete Rock, Newton-John, Mike Peters Veteran hip-hop producer Pete Rock is in the studio working on a new album, "Soul Survivor 2," for London-based BBE. Due in early 2004, the album will feature appearances by Talib Kweli, Angie St ...

  31. 50 Cent On The Money At R&B/Hip-Hop Awards

    August 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Cent was the big winner at the Billboard-American Urban Radio Networks 2003 R&B/Hip-Hop Awards show, handed out last night (Aug. 8) in Miami Beach. Going in with a record-setting 10 nominations 50 Cent was the big winner at the Billboard-Amer ...

  32. Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards Performers Set

    July 31, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Nappy Roots, Anthony Hamilton, Goapele, Little Brother, Jacki O, Kayne West, Novel and Mystic have been tapped to perform at the fourth annual Billboard-AURN R&B/Hip-Hop Awards, set for Aug. 8 at Nappy Roots, Anthony Hamilton, Goapele, Little Br ...

  33. The Tangled Web

    July 15, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Web's most intriguing music-related destinations. This week: Okayplayer.com and Limp Bizkit. JUST A PLAYER: Started in 1999 by Roots drummer Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson, Okayplayer.com has evolved into one of the Internet's la ...

  34. Gallagher Guests On New Mississippi Allstars Set

    February 28, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The North Mississippi Allstars have found an unlikely collaborator in Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher, who guests on the blues-rock combo's upcoming album, "Polaris." The Allstars' follow up to 2001's The North Mississippi Al ...

  35. Black Keys Sign With Fat Possum, Eye S-K Trek

    January 06, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Akron, Ohio-based rock duo the Black Keys has signed with Fat Possum and will release its sophomore album, "ThickFreakness," on April 8. The group, which features guitarist/vocalist Dan Auerbach and d Akron, Ohio-based rock duo the Black K ...

  36. Jayhawks Wrap New Album, Set Tour Dates

    December 30, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Americana purveyors the Jayhawks will release a new studio album, "Rainy Day Songs," in April, according to the band's new label, Lost Highway. Americana purveyors the Jayhawks will release a new studio album , "Rainy Day Songs,& ...

  37. John Wesley Harding Finds 'Swings' Lurking In 'Shadow'

    October 09, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The fact that John Wesley Harding isn't currently signed to a recording contract didn't stop him from recording and releasing a new album. He recently issued the studio set "Swings and Roundabouts," t The fact that John Wesley Ha ...

  38. Watt Enlists Trio For Fall U.S. Tour

    August 03, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Punk icon and van-touring heavyweight Mike Watt is hitting the road again this fall with a new three-piece band for a herculean 50 shows in 52 nights. Fresh off a globe-spanning tour with J. Mascis an Punk icon and van-touring heavyweight Mike Watt ...

  39. Frank Black Slates Stateside Catholics Tour?

    February 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Frank Black, former principal of revered alternative rock act the Pixies, has revealed the first set of North American dates in support of his latest album with the Catholics, "Dog In The Sand" (What Frank Black, former principal of revere ...