1. Macy Gray Re-Imagines Stevie Wonder's 'Talking Book'

    September 19, 2012 9:10 AM EDT 0 0 0 Macy Gray channels Stevie Wonder for her next project, a reinterpretation of the living legend's classic album "Talking Book." The Oct. 30 release of the 429 Records/Savoy Label Group project coincides with the 40th anniversary of the ...

  2. 'Magic Mike' Soundtrack Track List Revealed

    May 21, 2012 10:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 The soundtrack to Channing Tatum's upcoming male stripper film "Magic Mike" has been... revealed. Among the songs included are Foreigner's No. 4 Billboard Hot 100 hit "Feels Like the First Time" and a cover of the Weath ...

  3. Kenny Chesney, Matthew McConaughey Partner Up for 'Amazing Race' Event

    May 14, 2012 11:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 In a city famous for live music, Kenny Chesney and band took the stage Sunday night (May 13) in front of a packed crowd at the House of Blues in New Orleans to wrap up the 3rd Annual "Amazing Race" Charity Event. The race is a signature ev ...

  4. SXSW 2012: 9 Things Seen, Heard & Thrown Saturday

    March 18, 2012 3:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 A drunken brawl at the A$AP Rocky Show... a throbbing set by Skrillex... Matthew McConaughey playing his beloved congas... Here are 10 things from Saturday's South By Southwest that you might have missed -- even if you were in the audience. 1. ...

  5. Macy Gray Has Metallica, Kanye 'Covered'

    February 01, 2012 10:40 PM EST 0 0 0 For Next Album, Out March 27, Singer Tackles Yeah Yeah Yeahs, My Chemical Romance & Arcade Fire Macy Gray is going the interpretive route for her next album, covering songs by the likes of Kanye West, Metallica and Radiohead. Produced by Hal Wil ...

  6. Exclusive: Macy Gray Covers Album to Feature Songs by Kanye West, Metallica and Radiohead

    February 01, 2012 8:42 PM EST Macy Gray is going the interpretive route for her next album, covering songs by the likes of Kanye West, Metallica and Radiohead. Produced by Hal Willner, 429 Records will release Gray's "Covered" on March 27. Gray chose mostly indi ...

  7. Alright, Alright: Matthew McConaughey's 'Dazed' Dude Graces Butch Walker Video

    January 20, 2012 4:55 PM EST 0 0 0 Thanks to rocker Butch Walker , Matthew McConaughey is reprising his breakout role of Wooderson, the iconic stoner from Richard Linklater's 1993 film Dazed and Confused, who famously demured, "That's what I love about them high school ...

  8. Trace Adkins Readies 'Proud To Be Here' In Wake of Home Fire

    August 01, 2011 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Although Trace Adkins' new album, "Proud to be Here," arrives Aug. 2 through Show Dog Universal, the Louisiana-born singer has other things on his mind. "It's really been hard," says Adkins, whose Brentwood, Tenn. home ...

  9. Eve, Patti LaBelle, Natasha Bedingfield Take the Runway at the Red Dress Collection

    February 10, 2011 12:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Kicking off New York Fashion Week last night (Feb. 9), The Heart Truth's Red Dress Collection featured a notable handful of musicians on the red carpet and runway, including Eve , Patti LaBelle and Natasha Bedingfield , who all walked in the ev ...

  10. Country, Rock Stars Join For 'Nashville Rising' Benefit

    June 23, 2010 10:29 AM EDT 0 0 0 Nashville Rising was as much a celebration of Music City as it was a flood-relief benefit concert. Star after star - including surprise visitor Sandra Bullock - professed their love and admiration for the city and its people, who have been praised f ...

  11. Snoop Dogg, Estelle, Alex Chilton Tribute Bring SXSW to a Close

    March 21, 2010 5:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 South by Southwest drew to a close on a rare rainy, frigid Saturday (March 20) in Austin, Tx. The late Alex Chilton was memorialized by colleagues, friends and admirers on Saturday at South By Southewest -- with words and, most importantly, with mus ...

  12. Kanye West Faces Charges For Paparazzi Assault

    March 18, 2009 6:13 PM EDT 0 0 0 Kanye West faces more than just a "Love Lockdown." Los Angeles city prosecutors have charged the rapper with misdemeanor battery, grand theft and vandalism over the videotaped destruction of a paparazzo's camera. West was arrested at ...

  13. Fontana Inks Deal With McConaughey's j.k. livin

    February 18, 2009 12:00 AM EST Fontana has signed an exclusive distribution deal with actor Matthew McConaughey's recording label, j.k. livin. The first release under the deal will be reggae artist Mishka's debut album, "Above The Bones," released Feb. 17, w ...

  14. Exclusive: Milian Signs With MySpace Records

    September 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In the wake of her 2006 departure from Def Jam, Christina Millian has signed a new deal with MySpace Records, Billboard can exclusively reveal. Her label debut is due next spring. In the wake of her 2006 departure from Def Jam, Christina Millian has ...

  15. 51OnTV

    December 18, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Dec. 18-24, 2006. MONDAY, DEC. 18 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Martina McBride (also scheduled: Sylvester Stallone). "106 & Park," BET Featured artist(s): Bow Wow, Nas, Trick D ...

  16. 34OnTV

    August 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Aug. 21-27, 2006. MONDAY, AUG. 21 "7th Avenue Drop," Fuse Featured artist(s): Jurassic 5. "When The Levees Broke: A Requiem In Four Acts, Acts 1 & 2," HBO Featured artist(s): Donald Harrison, Ter ...

  17. Clarkson, McGraw Win People's Choice Music Awards

    January 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Kelly Clarkson, Tim McGraw and Green Day were the top music winners at the 32nd People's Choice Awards, held last night (Jan. 10) at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium and broadcast on CBS. Kelly Clarkson, Tim McGraw and Green Day were the top ...

  18. Tunes

    April 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for April 4-10, 2005. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, APRIL 4 "D'Fused," Fuse Featured artist: Taking Back Sunday ("This Photograph Is Proof (I Know You)"). "The Late Show Wi ...

  19. Stars Strap In For Daytona 500 'Tribute'

    February 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Country star Clint Black and former Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson will be among the artists taking part in pre-race festivities at this year's Daytona 500. Country star Clint Black and former Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson will be amon ...

  20. Multi-Artist Performance To Open Grammys

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Sunday's (Feb. 13) CBS telecast of the 47th annual Grammy Awards will open with a multi-artist performance stretching across three stages. The spectacle will feature the Black Eyed Peas, Gwen Stefani Sunday's (Feb. 13) CBS telecast of the ...

  21. A fun-loving romantic comedy with a twist, "How

    July 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A fun-loving romantic comedy with a twist, "How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days" is a great summer DVD with loads of extra features. A fun-loving romantic comedy with a twist, "How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days" is a great summer DVD with lo ...

  22. Furtado, Blige, Franklin Added To Grammys

    February 27, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With the 44th annual Grammy Awards just hours away, performers and presenters are still being confirmed for the big show tonight (Feb. 27) in Los Angeles. Gospel artist Kirk Franklin will join U2 onst With the 44th annual Grammy Awards just hours aw ...

  23. R. Kelly, Destiny, McGraw Lead Billboard Awards

    December 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 R&B vocalist R. Kelly took home six trophies at the 2001 Billboard Music Awards, held last night (Dec. 4) at Las Vegas' MGM Grand, while Tim McGraw and Destiny's Child secured five each. R. Kelly' R&B vocalist R. Kelly took ho ...

  24. Bernie Mac To Host 2001 Billboard Music Awards

    November 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Comedian/actor Bernie Mac will host the 2001 Billboard Music Awards, airing live from Las Vegas' MGM Grand Arena Dec. 4 on Fox television, beginning at 8 p.m. The show's celebrity quotient continues t Comedian/actor Bernie Mac will host th ...

  25. Hot Product for Monday, January 22, 2001

    January 23, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Previewing new albums from Jennifer Lopez, Dream, O-Town, George Harrison, Dolly Parton and more 'Lo' In The House Jennifer Lopez's sophomore Epic set "J. Lo" features first single "Love Don't Cost A Thing," w ...