1. This Day in Music

    October 27, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Korn debuts its new single on the season premiere of "South Park." Korn members Jonathan Davis, James "Munky" Shaffer, Brian "Head" Welch, Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu, and David Silveria ...

  2. Judge Sides With No Limit Films In Copyright Suit

    October 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A U.S. District Court Judge in Nashville has ruled in favor of Master P's No Limit Films, one of more than 800 original defendants, including music publishers, copyright administrators, record labels, A U.S. District Court Judge in Nashville ha ...

  3. Lil' Romeo Seeks 'Lil' Juliet' On The Big Screen

    October 03, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Wherefore art thou, Lil' Romeo? Where else but in the eponymously titled "Lil' Romeo and Lil' Juliet," an MGM film starring rapper Lil' Romeo that Artists Production Group's Mark Canton will produce w Wherefore art ...

  4. Scarface Offers Up His 'Greatest'

    September 27, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Former Geto Boys rapper Scarface, one of hip-hop's most consistently successful artists, has recorded one new track for a greatest-hits set that streets Oct. 22 on Rap-A-Lot/Virgin Records. The new "L Former Geto Boys rapper Scarface, one ...

  5. Billboard Bits: 'Two Cops,' Ice Cube, Gabriel & More

    September 20, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on 'Two Cops,' Ice Cube, Rocktoberfest, Peter Gabriel Outkast's Dre and fellow rapper Kurupt have joined the cast of "Two Cops," Billboard.com has learned. The movie, starring Harrison Ford and Josh Hartnett, is about t ...

  6. This Day in Music

    August 29, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Graeme ""Shirley"" Strachan, singer of '70s Australian glam band Skyhooks, dies in a helicopter crash. He is 49. 2001 - Graeme ""Shirley"" Strachan, singer of '70s Australia ...

  7. Lord Willin'

    August 24, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In the history of hip-hop, and with the exception of Tru (Master P, C-Murder, and Silkk the Shocker), there have been very few brotherly acts that have attained success. In the history of hip-hop, and with the exception of Tru (Master P, C-Murder, a ...

  8. Chris Thomas Mixes Old With New On 'Dirty'

    August 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chris Thomas King -- who played Tommy Johnson in the film "O Brother Where Art Thou" and was featured prominently on the soundtrack and subsequent Down From the Mountain tours... Chris Thomas King -- who played Tommy Johnson in the film &q ...

  9. Beyonce, Master P Top 'Teenfest' Bill

    August 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 San Diego's Coors Amphitheater will be given over to youth Aug. 31 as Blockbuster Teenfest '02 brings to the venue a job fair, celebrity Olympics, and a concert featuring Destiny's Child singer Beyonc San Diego's Coors Amphitheat ...

  10. Lil' Romeo Signs On For A Taste of 'Honey'

    June 26, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper Lil' Romeo has taken a sweet role starring opposite Jessica Alba ("Dark Angel") in Universal Pictures' "Honey." Music video director Bille Woodruff will make his feature directorial debut on th Rapper Lil' R ...

  11. Judge Revokes C-Murder's Bond

    May 01, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A judge has revoked the $2 million bond for rapper C-Murder (real name: Corey Miller) after prosecutors said he used a cell phone smuggled into the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center in Gretna, La., A judge has revoked the $2 million bond for rapp ...

  12. Outkast, Shaggy Cook Up 'Scooby' Snacks

    April 25, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 New music from Outkast, Shaggy, Lil' Romeo, and Solange highlights the Lava/Atlantic soundtrack to the Warner Bros. live-action "Scooby-Doo" motion picture. The set is due June 4, 10 days before the f New music from Outkast, Shaggy, L ...

  13. Florida Mayor Prevents Eminem Appearance

    April 03, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Even though rapper Eminem wanted to participate in this year's Spring Bling concerts at the Black College Reunion in Daytona Beach, Fla., the town's mayor wouldn't allow it. Even though rapper Eminem wanted to participate in this year ...

  14. Lil' Romeo Raps With Aliens In 'Shorty'

    March 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Teenage rapper Lil' Romeo has signed on to star in the Universal Pictures film "Shorty," to be produced by his father, Master P, and directed by Jesse Dylan, who also directed "How High," starring rap Teenage rapper Lil' ...

  15. 11TunesOnTV

    March 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-releated TV listings for March 11-17, 2002. MONDAY, MARCH 11, 2002 "Fear Factor," NBC Featured Artist: Backstreet Boys' Kevin Richardson (also scheduled: Stephen Baldwin, Alison Sweeney, Kelly Packard, Alan Thicke, Ali Landry; h ...

  16. Rapper C-Murder Indicted For Murder

    March 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper C-Murder (real name: Corey Miller) has been indicted on a charge of second-degree murder in connection with the January shooting death of a teenager at a nightclub in Harvey, La, Billboard Bull Rapper C-Murder (real name: Corey Miller) has be ...

  17. Billboard Bits: 'United,' Lo Fi Allstars, Baez, Liars

    February 27, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on 'United,' Lo Fi Allstars, Baez, Liars India.Arie, Hootie & the Blowfish's Darius Rucker, Mya, Master P, Lil' Romeo, Keb' Mo', and Bob Marley's wife Rita, as well as actors Christina Applegate and Carmen ...

  18. Lil' Romeo Skips School For The Road

    February 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Juvenile rapper Lil' Romeo will hit the road this spring for a 15-date tour with fellow kid rappers Corey and Little D along for the ride. The trek is set to kick off March 8 in Jacksonville, Fla. The Juvenile rapper Lil' Romeo will hit th ...

  19. Settlement Reached For Master P Studio

    February 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A lawyer for Master P (real name: Percy Miller) has reached a settlement that will allow the rap mogul to avoid selling his unfinished Baton Rouge, La., recording studio at a sheriff's auction. The ra A lawyer for Master P (real name: Percy Mil ...

  20. Financial Woes Force Sale Of Master P Studio

    February 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper Master P (real name: Percy Miller) has been forced to sell an unfinished recording studio to settle unpaid construction bills and other debts. The rap mogul announced plans for the $10 million Rapper Master P (real name: Percy Miller) has bee ...

  21. C-Murder Arrested In Louisiana Shooting

    January 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rapper C-Murder, the younger brother of hip-hop mogul Master P, has been arrested in the shooting death of a 16-year-old at a nightclub, authorities said. Police accused Corey Miller, 30, of fatally s Rapper C-Murder, the younger brother of hip-hop ...

  22. Hot Product for Monday, December 17, 2001

    December 17, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Previewing new albums by the Wu-Tang Clan, Jay-Z, Lil' Bow Wow, Master P, Bell Bev Devoe, and more. NOTE TO READERS: regular Hot Product updates will resume on Monday, Jan. 7, 2002. 'Iron' Men Rap supergroup Wu-Tang Clan is set to dro ...

  23. CHART BEAT BONUS

    December 07, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Chart-based stories on Ja Rule, Epic Records, Paul McCartney, Janet and Michael Jackson, Carly Simon, and Kabouter Plop. THE RULE OF THREE: A number of "Chart Beat" readers sent E-mails this week asking if Ja Rule had set a record by makin ...

  24. Performers, Presenters Line Up For AMAs

    December 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Lenny Kravitz, Brooks & Dunn, Cher, Toby Keith, Kid Rock, Shaggy, and Yolanda Adams are among the artists set to perform at the 29th annual American Music Awards (AMA), airing Jan. 9 on ABC. Confi Lenny Kravitz, Brooks & Dunn, Cher, Toby Kei ...

  25. 'Music' Makes Nate Dogg's Statement

    November 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 West Coast hook master Nate Dogg has never strayed too far from the spotlight since "Regulate" -- the singer's 1994 hit with Warren G -- introduced a hip-hop nation already smitten with the laid-back West Coast hook master Nate Dogg h ...

  26. ODB Gets Two More Years; New Album In March

    October 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Wu-Tang Clan rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard (real name: Russell Jones) was sentenced in Los Angeles last week to two years in prison for having violated probation by escaping from a rehab clinic. Jones, who Wu-Tang Clan rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard ...

  27. Billboard Bits: CMA Awards, Incubus, Master P

    October 16, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on CMA Awards, Incubus, Master P A host of top stars have been added to the performance lineup for the 35th annual Country Music Association (CMA) Awards, set for Nov. 7 at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry House. Willie Nelson and Sheryl Crow wi ...

  28. Celebrities To Fete Jackson's Solo Years

    September 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 It's hard to find a celebrity who isn't planning to be at Michael Jackson's 30th anniversary concert tonight (Sept. 7) at New York's Madison Square Garden. The first of two heavily hyped concerts (the It's hard to find a cel ...

  29. Outkast, Nelly Top Source Awards Winners

    August 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hip-hop duo Outkast and newcomer Nelly came out on top at the Source Hip-Hop Music Awards last night (Aug. 20) in Miami Beach, Fla. Outkast snagged best artist of the year by a group and best live per Hip-hop duo Outkast and newcomer Nelly came out ...

  30. C-Murder Turns Himself In To Police

    August 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper C-Murder, the brother of No Limit Records mogul Master P, turned himself into Baton Rouge, La., police today (Aug. 17) and was awaiting booking for allegedly trying to fire a gun at a nightclub Rapper C-Murder, the brother of No Limit Records ...

  31. Arrest Warrant Out For Rapper C-Murder

    August 16, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Police have a warrant for the arrest of rapper C-Murder (real name: Corey Miller) for allegedly shooting at two men at a Baton Rouge, La., nightclub. Miller is wanted on two counts of attempted first- Police have a warrant for the arrest of rapper C ...

  32. Billboard Bits: 'Dark Angel,' Joe Jackson, Peter White

    July 27, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on 'Dark Angel,' Joe Jackson, Peter White Fox's popular TV series "Dark Angel," helmed by director James Cameron ("Titanic," "Terminator"), is said to be planning a soundtrack spinoff featuring music ...

  33. D12 Leapfrogs Keys, Returns To No. 1

    July 12, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eminem and his cohorts in D12 have reclaimed the top spot on The Billboard 200. Third week sales of D12's "Devil's Night" (Shady/Interscope) declined 21%, yet the 174,000 copies it moved, according to Eminem and his cohorts in D1 ...

  34. Hot Product

    July 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Previewing new albums from Lil' Bow Wow, Cheb Mami, and more. 'Baby' Got Back At the tender age of 11, rapper Lil' Romeo has already achieved something many more-seasoned artists are still hoping for: a No. 1 record. His debut si ...

  35. For Lil' Romeo, Music Is All In The Family

    June 08, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 At the tender age of 11, rapper Lil' Romeo has already achieved something many more-seasoned artists are still hoping for: a No. 1 record. At the tender age of 11, rapper Lil' Romeo has already achieved something many more-seasoned artists ...

  36. Staind's 'Cycle' Makes Mark At No. 1

    May 31, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Staind's "Break the Cycle" (Flip/Elektra) crashes into The Billboard 200 at No. 1 with more than 716,000 copies sold in the U.S., according to SoundScan. The album is the second consecutive hard rock Staind's "Break the Cycl ...

  37. Tool's 'Lateralus' Leads Five Top-10 Debuts

    May 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As expected, Tool's third Volcano studio album, "Lateralus," debuts at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 this week, leading a charge of five top-10 debuts on the chart, while Janet Jackson's seven-week reign As expected, Tool's thi ...

  38. Chart Beat Bonus

    May 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chart Beat Bonus news on Paul Jabarra and Lil' Romeo TWO PAULS: The late Paul Jabarra had a No. 1 song in the U.S. when Barbra Streisand and Donna Summer recorded his "No More Tears (Enough is Enough)," co-written with Bruce Roberts. ...

  39. Seven And Counting For Janet At No. 1

    May 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Destiny's Child may have the No. 1 album for the second straight week with its Columbia set "Survivor," but Janet Jackson's "All for You" continues to best the R&B trio on The Billboard Hot 100. " Destiny' ...

  40. Billboard Bits: Hip-Hop Summit, Wotapalava, Dave Navarro

    May 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Hip-Hop Summit, Wotapalava, Dave Navarro Rap mogul Russell Simmons is calling on hip-hop's power brokers to attend a June 12-13 summit in New York that will focus on the lyrics, content, and advertising of the music. Simmons says the ev ...

  41. Songwriter Files Suit Over Hip-Hop Compositions

    March 02, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Songwriter/producer Marc D'Andrea, known professionally as Marc n tha Dark, is seeking more than $400 million in a copyright-infringement lawsuit he has filed over 504 Boyz's No. 1 Hot Rap Singles hit Songwriter/producer Marc D'Andrea ...

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