1. Eminem to Play London's Wembley Stadium

    May 07, 2014 6:12 AM EDT Eminem’s blockbuster career will notch another milestone this summer when he becomes the first rapper to headline London’s Wembley Stadium. Marshall Mathers will play the iconic 90,000-capacity venue on July 11. It’ll be the artist’s first show in ...

  2. Eminem Set for Year's Second-Largest Sales Week, Seventh No. 1 Album on Billboard 200

    November 05, 2013 5:40 PM EST Eminem is set to rock the top of the Billboard 200 albums chart next week. The Detroit rapper’s latest album, "The Marshall Mathers LP 2," is on course to earn the second-largest sales week of the year and debut at No. 1. Released T ...

  3. Eminem's 30 Biggest Songs

    October 17, 2013 2:16 PM EDT Eminem's birthday is today (Oct. 17), and to celebrate the midwestern rapper who rose to the national stage a decade and a half ago, we're taking a look at Em's 30 biggest hits on the Billboard Hot 100. He may go by a handful of na ...

  4. Eminem Goes Old School in 'Berzerk' Teaser

    September 07, 2013 10:30 PM EDT Eminem premiered a teaser clip of his new video for "Berzerk," the Detroit rapper's first single in two-and-a-half years, on the ESPN broadcast of the Michigan-Notre Dame college football game Saturday night (Sept. 7). Appearing ...

  5. World Series Showdown: Music of Detroit vs San Francisco

    October 24, 2012 5:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Which World Series city has the richer musical history? Vote now! On Wednesday night (Oct. 24), the 2012 World Series kicks off in San Francisco, when the upstart Giants take on the star-studded Detroit Tigers. As baseball junkies mull the lineups a ...

  6. Lollapalooza 2011 : 13 Things Seen & Heard Saturday

    August 07, 2011 1:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 Lollapalooza's 20th Anniversary fest rolled into its second day yesterday (Aug. 6) with a bright, hot sun coming from behind the clouds as Cee Lo rocked Journey , Ween forgot where they were and Ellie Goulding had to dodge a hug-happy stagecras ...

  7. Did The Charts Predict This Year's Grammy Award Winners?

    February 15, 2011 1:05 PM EST 0 0 0 From such surprise honorees as Arcade Fire and Esperanza Spalding to Lady Gaga 's egg-shell-ent adventure, the 53rd Grammy Awards offered a host of highlights . Did the victors' Billboard chart performances, however, foretell their fortune ...

  8. Grammys 2011 Winners List

    February 13, 2011 7:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Check here for winners in the major categories of the 53rd annual Grammy Awards: Grammys 2011 Main Page RECORD OF THE YEAR WINNER: "Need You Now," Lady Antebellum "Nothin' On You," B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars "Love The W ...

  9. Eminem Discusses Being Bullied And His Rhyming Process

    October 11, 2010 11:53 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eminem sat down with Anderson Cooper for a special segment of CBS' "60 Minutes" this past weekend and shared stories about his rhyming process, being a White rapper and being bullied in school, among other things. Video: Eminem on &qu ...

  10. New Music: Eminem''s 'Not Afraid' Single Leaks

    April 29, 2010 2:02 PM EDT 0 0 0 Eminem's manager, Paul Rosenberg, wasn't lying when he told Billboard.com earlier this week that Eminem 's "Not Afraid" single was "an uplifting song." The track, which leaked on the internet this morning (April 29 ...

  11. Eminem Says 'Relapse 2' Recording Complete, 50 Cent Rap Battle Included

    October 07, 2009 2:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 During an interview with DJ Tony Touch on his Shade45 radio station this week, Eminem revealed that his "Relapse 2" album, slated for a late 2009 release, is already finished and that fans can expect a rap showdown with protégé 50 Cent, am ...

  12. This Day in Music

    June 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Soprano saxophonist Steve Lacy, whose avant-garde approach to his instrument influenced John Coltrane and others, dies of cancer in Boston. He is 69. 2004 - Soprano saxophonist Steve Lacy, whose avant-garde approach to his instrument influenc ...

  13. This Day in Music

    June 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Soprano saxophonist Steve Lacy, whose avant-garde approach to his instrument influenced John Coltrane and others, dies of cancer in Boston. He is 69. 2004 - Soprano saxophonist Steve Lacy, whose avant-garde approach to his instrument influenc ...

  14. This Day in Music

    June 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Beloved hard rock veterans Spinal Tap come back from the dead at New York's Carnegie Hall with a 20-song, 90-minute performance as part of the annual Toyota Comedy Festival.<br clear="no 2004 - Soprano saxophon ...

  15. Report: Eminem Through With Solo Albums, Touring

    July 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Superstar rapper Eminem will retire from touring and making solo albums this fall, according to a report in the Detroit Free Press. Superstar rapper Eminem will retire from touring and making solo albums this fall, according to a report in the Detro ...

  16. This Day in Music

    June 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>Soprano saxophonist Steve Lacy, whose avant-garde approach to his instrument influenced John Coltrane and others, dies of cancer in Boston. He is 69. 2004 - Soprano saxophonist Steve Lacy, whose avant-garde approach to his ...

  17. 'Source' Can't Distribute Eminem Recording

    December 19, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A court ruling has stopped hip-hop magazine The Source from distributing a CD of a previously unreleased recording by white rapper Eminem that includes phrases such as "black girls are dumb." A court ruling has stopped hip-hop magazine The ...

  18. Breaking & Entering

    August 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Sarai, Billy Talent and Josh Turner. A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. ONE OF THE LADIES: The succ ...

  19. Eminem At Work On Shady's Future

    July 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eminem (real name: Marshall Mathers) is at work on three projects: the follow-up to "The Eminem Show" and new releases from Obie Trice and D12, who are signed to his Shady Records label. Songwriter Lu Eminem (real name: Marshall Mathers) i ...

  20. This Day in Music

    June 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Coinciding with the publication of the first issue of Gene Simmons Toungue Magazine, Kiss introduces its novelty Kiss Kondomes to consumers. 2002 - Coinciding with the publication of the first issue of Gene Simmons Toungue ...

  21. Dr. Dre Nailed For $1.5M In Sample Suit

    May 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A Los Angeles jury yesterday (May 6) found that Dr. Dre (real name: Andre Young) illegally used segments of the 1980 tune "Backstrokin'" in his song "Let's Get High" (co-written by Eminem and others) A Los Angeles jury ...

  22. U.K. Publisher Sues Dre, Eminem Over Sample

    April 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A London music publisher has filed an amended copyright infringement lawsuit seeking a jury trial against Dr. Dre (real name: Andre Young), Eminem (Marshall Mathers), Interscope Records, and Universal A London music publisher has filed an amended co ...

  23. Update: D12 Booted From Warped Tour After Assault

    August 06, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chart-topping rap outfit D12 has been thrown off the Warped Tour after a brutal assault on Detroit rap rivals Esham and T.N.T. The incident occurred last Friday during a tour stop in Camden, N.J., lea Chart-topping rap outfit D12 has been thrown off ...

  24. ICP Road Manager Booked For Assault & Battery

    May 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 William B. Dail, road manager for Detroit rap act Insane Clown Posse, was arrested Tuesday night in Omaha, Neb., for allegedly choking an audience member who was ejected from the group's show. William B. Dail, road manager for Detroit rap act I ...

  25. Eminem Pleads No Contest To Weapons Charges

    April 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Grammy-winning rapper Eminem pleaded no contest today (April 23) to weapons charges stemming from an argument with associates of rival Detroit rap group Insane Clown Posse. Oakland County (Mich.) Circ Grammy-winning rapper Eminem pleaded no contest ...