1. Beyonce on Self-Management, Following Madonna’s Footsteps, Developing Other Artists

    December 22, 2013 1:30 PM EST Backbeat: Beyonce Surprises (Again) with Record Release Party at Times Square's Dave & Buster's Beyonce Still Set for Second Week at No. 1, Garth Brooks for No. 2 'Beyonce' Already No. 24 Biggest-Selling Album of 2013 Bey ...

  2. Solange Talks 'Saint Heron,' Becoming A Label Owner

    November 22, 2013 3:35 PM EST 0 0 0 It's been a busy year for Solange. On Wednesday (Nov. 20), she announced a partnership with Puma as the sneaker brand's new art director, updating the company's classic Puma Disc sneaker with a new Brazil-inspired line for women calle ...

  3. Beyonce Owns NYC in '4' Concert Debut

    August 15, 2011 9:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 There aren't many artists in the world that can pull off a 90-minute set in Stuart Weitzman heels and leave a beyond packed audience satisfied to the point of not needing an encore. But that's Beyoncé . Last night (August 14), the singer k ...

  4. Beyonce Fired Dad Amid Accusations of Theft, Legal Documents Show: Report

    July 12, 2011 7:49 AM EDT Beyonce's belief that her father Matthew Knowles stole money from her led to his being fired as her manager, according to legal papers obtained by TMZ . The pop singer terminated Mathew Knowles -- who launched her career at a young age -- in ...

  5. Four-Play: 2011 Essence Music Festival

    July 05, 2011 2:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 This past weekend, plus Friday (July 1 through July 3), the '2011 Essence Music Festival' brought out a star-studded lineup to New Orleans, LA. Artists from Mary J. Blige , Kanye West , Jill Scott to El Debarge and New Edition awed the Sup ...

  6. Beyonce's 'Till the End of Time' Single Leaks

    May 23, 2011 12:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 There's no stopping Beyoncé . The morning after Bey' hit the stage at the 2011 Billboard Music Awards stage for an epic, first-ever performance of first single, "Run this World (Girls)," a tag-less version of a new single -- &quo ...

  7. Beyonce Accepts Billboard Millennium Award, Delivers Show-Stopping Performance

    May 22, 2011 9:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 B eyoncé 's reign is stronger than ever -- that was clear at tonight's Billboard Music Awards on ABC, where the star received the Billboard Millennium Award and performed her new single, "Run the World (Girls)," for the first tim ...

  8. Beyonce Q&A: The Billboard Music Awards Millennium Artist Discusses Her Career And New Album

    May 11, 2011 11:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chart Article Beyoncé: The Billboard Music Awards Q&A Our Millennium Award Recipient Discusses Her Amazing Career & Anticipated New Album by Ray Rogers In the next chapter of her career, Beyoncé certainly seems dedicated to breaking new grou ...

  9. Billboard Bits: Beyonce's Parents Call Off Divorce, Taylor Swift Admits to Giving Bad Advice

    November 16, 2010 6:46 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Beyonce's Parents Not Divorcing; Britney's Parents Reconcile A pair of pop stars have watched their parents undergo recent relationship changes. Matthew and Tin ...

  10. Billboard Bits: Kanye West Filming Movie, Soulja Boy Releasing Book

    September 01, 2010 6:47 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Kanye West Working on Movie Companion to New Album? Kanye West may be working on a "movie companion" to coincide with his forthcoming fifth album, which is set ...

  11. Video: Beyonce Accepts Woman Of The Year Award, Thanks Family For Support

    October 05, 2009 12:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 Beyonce Knowles accepted her Woman of the Year award last Friday (Oct. 2) during Billboard's annual Women In Music luncheon held at New York's Pierre Hotel, and after admitting to hating "giving acceptance speeches," the honoree ...

  12. Beyonce Accepts Billboard's Woman Of the Year Award, Lady Gaga Is Rising Star

    October 02, 2009 4:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Beyonce and Lady Gaga were honored today (Oct. 2) with the Woman of the Year and Rising Star awards, respectively, during Billboard's annual Women In Music luncheon held at New York's Pierre Hotel. Lady Gaga, sporting a see-through dress d ...

  13. Solange Knowles Gets Personal On 'Sol-Angel'

    May 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Matthew Knowles, Music World Entertainment and Geffen Records hosted a media-only listening session May 13 for Solange Knowles sophomore album, "Sol-Angel & The Hadley Street Dreams," scheduled for an August 26 release. On the eclect ...

  14. Williams In A Dance Mood On Third Solo Disc

    March 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Former Destiny's Child member Michelle Williams will unveil her third solo album, "Unexpected," in August via Music World Entertainment/Columbia. Former Destiny's Child member Michelle Williams will unveil her third solo album, & ...

  15. Williams In A Dance Mood On Second Solo Disc

    March 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Destiny's Child member Michelle Williams will unveil her second solo album, "Unexpected," in August via Music World Entertainment/Columbia. Music World Entertainment CEO Matthew Knowles played the project for Billboard.com last week ...

  16. Oft-Delayed Kelly Rowland Album Due In June

    March 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kelly Rowland's sophomore album has had two title changes and three unofficial releases since last year, but "Ms. Kelly" is finally set to drop June 26, according to Music World/Columbia Records. Kelly Rowland's sophomore album h ...

  17. Mario's Management Dispute Settled

    January 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST The litigation over multiplatinum recording artist Mario's former management relationship with Troy Patterson is over. All of the parties have settled their disputes or have been dismissed from the case, including managers Matthew Knowles, Ju ...

  18. Sunshine Anderson Returns With New Album

    July 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 R&B vocalist Sunshine Anderson will release her sophomore disc, "Sunshine at Midnight," in January via her label, Shining Star Incorporated, and Matthew Knowles' Music World company. R&B vocalist Sunshine Anderson will release ...

  19. Mario's Former Manager Files Countersuit

    March 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Artist sued Troy Patterson in February. Mario's former manager, Troy Patterson, and his Third Street Music have responded to the lawsuit filed by the multiplatinum artist in February. They countersued Mario today (March 30) for breach of cont ...

  20. Destiny's Child Rounds Up Hits, New Songs

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In addition to a live DVD first reported here last month, the soon-to-split Destiny's Child will say goodbye to fans with the album "#1's," due Oct. 25 via Music World/Columbia. The set will include t In addition to a live DVD fi ...

  21. R&B Stars Look Back With 'Roll Bounce'

    August 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 New tracks from Brooke Valentine, Beyonce, Keith Sweat and a collaboration by Ray J and R. Kelly will lead the soundtrack for upcoming film "Roll Bounce," Billboard.com has learned. Due Sept. 20 via M New tracks from Brooke Valentine, Beyo ...

  22. Billboard Bits: EWF, Cher, Kittie, Bloomingtonfest

    August 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on EWF, Cher, Kittie, Bloomingtonfest Veteran R&B act Earth, Wind & Fire will on Oct. 5 release its first album under a new deal with Matthew Knowles' Sanctuary Urban Records Group. The as-yet-untitled set sports production by Jimm ...

  23. Vandross Video Features Famous Friends, Fans

    July 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With Luther Vandross still hospitalized as he recovers from a stroke suffered in April, a host of famous friends and fans recently joined together to star in a video for his latest single. The clip fo With Luther Vandross still hospitalized as he re ...

  24. Destiny's Child Cast As 'Survivor'

    May 01, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With a red-hot lead single climbing the charts stateside as well as topping them abroad, the women of Destiny's Child are ready to drop their third Columbia effort, "Survivor," worldwide today (May 1) With a red-hot lead single climbi ...