1. This Day in Music

    July 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>Iron Maiden drummer Michael "Nicko" McBrain is arrested and charged with assault after hitting a parking attendant with his car, according to reports. The incident occurs backstage at th 2003 - Iron Butterfly guit ...

  2. Stones Strip Down, Have A Laugh On New Album

    July 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Mick Jagger had qualms about recording a new Rolling Stones album at his house in France, Keith Richards had a simple retort. "I said to Mick, 'Listen, once upon a time, we cut a record in the So When Mick Jagger had qualms about reco ...

  3. Stones Making A 'Bang' With New Album

    July 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" isn't just the legendary rock act's first new album in eight years -- it's also their most substantial since 1972's "Exile on Main Street." Due Sept. 6 via Virgin, The ...

  4. This Day in Music

    July 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1996 - </b>Composer Evelyn Levine dies at the age of 84.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2004 - One of South Africa's most respected bass players and songwriters, Sipho Gumede, dies in a Durban ...

  5. This Day in Music

    July 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Radney Foster becomes a new dad. The Arista Austin recording artist and former member of Foster & Lloyd and his wife, Cyndi Hoezle are the parents of baby boy, Jackson Butterfield Fo 2003 - Barry White, the R&B croo ...

  6. This Day in Music

    July 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Latin pop star Enrique Iglesias gives a free public performance in front of the Lincoln Center Plaza in New York.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2002 - Ray Brown, a legendary jazz bassis ...

  7. This Day in Music

    June 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>Venezuelan salsa star Oscar D'Leon suffers a heart attack during a show on the Caribbean island of Martinique. D'Leon, who turns 60 the following month, is one of the seminal vocalists i 2003 - Venezuelan salsa st ...

  8. This Day in Music

    May 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Tracy Byrd takes part in a tribute to the late Dale Earnhardt at Lowes Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C. Byrd sings while the jumbotron video screens show highlights of Earnhardt's many 2001 - Tracy Byrd takes part in ...

  9. This Day in Music

    May 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>Willie Nelson undergoes successful endoscopic carpal tunnel release surgery. 2004 - Willie Nelson undergoes successful endoscopic carpal tunnel release surgery. 2001 - Susannah McCorkle, a jazz and cabaret singer who perfor ...

  10. This Day in Music

    May 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Singer Dionne Warwick is arrested when baggage screeners at Miami International Airport claim to find 11 suspected marijuana cigarettes inside her lipstick container. Warwick, 61, of Mia 2002 - Singer Dionne Warwick is arre ...

  11. Stones Regroup For New Tour, Album

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As expected, the Rolling Stones are today announcing another mega world tour during a media event at New York's Juilliard School of Music. The outing begins Aug. 21 at Fenway Park in Boston, and ticke As expected , the Rolling Stones today (May ...

  12. This Day in Music

    April 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>Mozambique-born bassist Gito Baloi is killed in downtown Johannesburg, South Africa. Police say Baloi, 39, is shot in the neck as he makes his way home from performing at the Lucit Candl 2004 - Mozambique-born bassist Gito ...

  13. Joplin's Old Band Hunts For New 'Pearl'

    March 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Sam Andrew will soon embark on what mildly might be called a challenging task: to replace his rock band's long-dead singer -- Janis Joplin. Sam Andrew will soon embark on what mildly might be called a challenging task: to replace his rock band& ...

  14. Fogerty, Hayes Among Songwriters Hall Inductees

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 John Fogerty, Steve Cropper, Isaac Hayes and David Porter, Richard and Robert Sherman and Bill Withers will be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame this year. John Fogerty, Steve Cropper, Isaac Hayes and David Porter, Richard and Robert Sherma ...

  15. Jerry Lee Tearing It Up With Rock Legends

    February 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rock legend Jerry Lee Lewis has drafted some of the biggest names in rock for his first new studio album since 1995. Rock legend Jerry Lee Lewis has drafted some of the biggest names in rock for his first new studio album since 1995. According to hi ...

  16. Random House Sues P. Diddy Over Advance

    February 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Random House Inc. is suing Sean "P. Diddy" Combs, alleging that the hip-hop mogul did not pay back a $300,000 advance for a memoir he never completed. Random House Inc. is suing Sean "P. Diddy" Combs, alleging that the hip-hop mo ...

  17. Kings Of Leon Set Out To Extend Reign To U.S.

    February 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. For Kings of Leon, fame is a relative thing. The four-piece rock outfit from Tennessee has achieved platinum sales in the United Kingdom, where the group is a bona fide sensation. The band served as the ...

  18. Ask Billboard

    January 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about the Rolling Stones, Mariah Carey, Sarah McLachlan, Madonna and Kelly Clarkson. STONED Hi Keith! I heard that the Rolling Stones are recording a new album, its first in eight years. Can you tell m ...

  19. Jagger, Stewart, Shore Nab Musical Globes

    January 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Mick Jagger, Dave Stewart and Howard Shore won in the musical categories at the 62nd annual Golden Globes awards, held Sunday (Jan. 16) at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., and broadcast li Mick Jagger, Dave Stewart and Howard Shore won i ...

  20. Jagger, Stewart, Shore Take Home Musical Globes

    January 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST Mick Jagger, Dave Stewart and Howard Shore won in the musical categories at the 62nd annual Golden Globes awards, held Sunday (Jan. 16) at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., and broadcast li Mick Jagger, Dave Stewart and Howard Shore won ...

  21. CHART BEAT CHAT

    January 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred Bronson discusses "Hot Shot Debuts," chart dates, the Mainstream Top 40 chart, Madonna, Missy Elliott and more with readers. COMING 'AROUND' AGAIN Hi Fred, Happy New Year! Daryl Hall and John Oates finally end a long absence ...

  22. Jagger To Produce A&E Celebrity Series

    December 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Mick Jagger's production company is developing a new series titled "Being" with cable channel A&E Network. Mick Jagger's production company is developing a new series titled "Being" with cable channel A&E Networ ...

  23. Foxx, Spacey Earn Musical Globe Nominations

    December 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Jamie Foxx and Kevin Spacey are among the actors garnering music-related nominations for the Golden Globe awards, to be handed out Jan. 16. Jamie Foxx and Kevin Spacey are among the actors garnering music-related nominations for the Golden Globe awa ...

  24. Ailing Faithfull Cancels European Tour

    December 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Marianne Faithfull has canceled a European tour after collapsing before a show in Italy last week. Marianne Faithfull has canceled a European tour after collapsing before a show in Italy last week. A spokesperson for the artist says doctors told the ...

  25. Rolling Stones Fail To Force Audit

    November 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Rolling Stones failed today (Nov. 12) to force an audit of the books of Decca Music Group, which they say may not have paid them all the royalties from their "40 Licks" greatest hits album. The Rolling Stones failed today (Nov. 12) to ...

  26. Alfie—Music From the Motion Picture

    November 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The pairing of Mick Jagger and Dave Stewart (who wrote, performed and produced this soundtrack) lends an ideal accompaniment to the remake of the 1966 film "Alfie," the story of a carefree womanizer f The pairing of Mick Jagger and Dave St ...

  27. Soundtrack

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST The pairing of Mick Jagger and Dave Stewart (who wrote, performed and produced this soundtrack) lends an ideal accompaniment to the remake of the 1966 film. The pairing of Mick Jagger and Dave Stewart (who wrote, performed and produced this soundt ...

  28. The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus

    October 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The DVD release of this aborted 1968 TV special, first issued on VHS/CD in 1995, packs plenty of additional content as well as a surround-sound mix. The DVD release of this aborted 1968 TV special, first issued on VHS/CD in 1995, packs plenty of add ...

  29. Hot Product

    October 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: A double-disc retrospective from singer/songwriter John Mellencamp, "Words & Music" (Island). A new best-of from country act Brooks & Dunn, "Greatest Hits C ...

  30. Jagger: Watts Beat Cancer

    October 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has won a battle with throat cancer, according to Mick Jagger. "Charlie has had all his treatments and he's now been cleared and is free of any illness," the Stone Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Wa ...

  31. Stones Ready 'Live Licks'

    October 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The most successful tour of 2003 is coming to CD. The Rolling Stones' 40 Licks outing will be preserved as a two-disc CD package and will feature recordings of guest appearances by Sheryl Crow and Sol The most successful tour of 2003 is coming ...

  32. Jagger, Stewart, Stone Revisit 'Alfie'

    September 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger and Eurythmics co-founder Dave Stewart are the lead performers on the "Alfie" soundtrack, due Oct. 19 via Virgin. Jagger sings lead on about one-third of the songs, Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger an ...

  33. Unreleased Tracks Bolster Jackson Box Set

    September 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 More than a dozen previously unreleased tracks plus a host of rarities will be found on the career-spanning Michael Jackson box set, "The Ultimate Collection." Due Nov. 16 via Epic and executive-produ More than a dozen previously unrelease ...

  34. Stones Return To 'Rock And Roll Circus'

    September 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 ABKCO will on Oct. 12 offer the first DVD release of the Rolling Stones' "Rock and Roll Circus." As tipped here last month, ABKCO will on Oct. 12 offer the first DVD release of the Rolling Stones' "Rock and Roll Circus." ...

  35. Stones' 'Circus' Heading To DVD

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The December 1968 concert was filmed for a television special, although it was never broadcast. ABKCO Records is preparing the Rolling Stones' film "Rock and Roll Circus" for DVD release, Billboard.biz reports. The December 1968 conce ...

  36. Post '60s Stones Hits 'Jump Back'

    July 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Virgin/EMI Catalog Marketing will on Aug. 24 offer the first North American release of the Rolling Stones collection "Jump Back." Virgin/EMI Catalog Marketing will on Aug. 24 offer the first North American release of the Rolling Stones col ...

  37. Ask Billboard

    December 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about Shania Twain, Stevie Nicks, Mick Jagger and the Rolling Stones. LOOKING 'UP' FACTS & FIGURES Keith, I have a question about the album of the year. They say it's 50 Cent who sol ...

  38. Jagger Knighted At Buckingham Palace

    December 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rolling Stones lead singer Mick Jagger, once a scourge of the British establishment, received its ultimate accolade today (Dec. 12) when he was knighted by heir to the throne Prince Charles in a cerem Rolling Stones lead singer Mick Jagger, once a s ...

  39. This Day in Music

    December 11, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Electronica maven Moby (Richard Melville Hall) is assaulted following a show at Boston's Paradise Club. In posts on his website, Moby claims to have been attacked by three assailants wit 2002 - Electronica maven Moby ( ...

  40. This Day in Music

    December 09, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Ashanti takes home a leading eight awards, including R&B/hip-hop artist and female artist of the year for her self-titled debut album and the hit single "Foolish," at the 2002 Billbo 2002 - Ashanti takes home ...

  41. This Day in Music

    November 18, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Kenny Rogers kicks off his 2000 Christmas tour in Dalton, Ga. 2000 - Kenny Rogers kicks off his 2000 Christmas tour in Dalton, Ga. 1999 - Doug Sahm, the rock guitarist known as "Sir Doug," dies in Taos, N.M. He is ...

  42. Veteran Drummer Tony Thompson Dies

    November 13, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Drummer Tony Thompson, who died in an Encino, Calif., hospital yesterday (Nov. 12), proved his freewheeling musical approach at his first audition for Chic, according to producer-guitarist Nile Rodger Drummer Tony Thompson, who died in an Encino, Ca ...

  43. Stones Defend Best Buy DVD Deal

    October 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Mick Jagger is defending the Rolling Stones' decision to sell their new DVD box set "Four Flicks" through Best Buy and no other music retailers. Mick Jagger is defending the Rolling Stones' decision to sell their new DVD box set ...

  44. This Day in Music

    September 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>For the first time ever, the Recording Academy agrees to accept a downloadable single for Grammy consideration. Virgin Records releases two singles, "Dig In," by Lenny Kravitz and "God G 2001 - For the first ...

  45. The Beatles Revisit 'Let It Be'

    September 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In a move that has been bantered about for years, a new edition of the Beatles' 1970 swan song "Let It Be" will be released Nov. 17 internationally by EMI. In a move that has been bantered about for years, a new edition of the Beatles ...

  46. 'Whistle Test' DVD Showcases Vintage Performances

    September 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The U.K.'s legendary '70s and '80s live rock-performance TV series "The Old Grey Whistle Test" (BBC Video) arrives on DVD Sept. 16. The disc contains 28 performance clips from such varied talents as J The U.K.'s legenda ...

  47. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    August 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Aug. 25-31, 2003. Love 'em or hate 'em, the MTV Video Music Awards are always at least interesting. Be it the outfits on the artists of the moment, the over the top pe ...

  48. Tunes On TV

    August 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Aug. 25-31, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, AUG. 25 "Today," NBC Featured Artist: LeAnn Rimes. "Charlie Rose," PBS Featured Artist: Mick Jagger. "The Late Show With Davi ...

  49. Jagger's Flu Nixes First London Stones Gig

    August 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Despite a promise made earlier this week, the Rolling Stones have postponed the first of two London concerts because frontman Mick Jagger has the flu. Despite a promise made earlier this week, the Rolling Stones have postponed the first of two Londo ...

  50. Throat Problems Nix Another Stones Gig

    August 21, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Last night's (Aug. 20) Rolling Stones show in Amsterdam was postponed due to a sore throat suffered by Mick Jagger. The frontman was advised by a doctor to rest his voice, resulting in the cancellatio Last night's (Aug. 20) Rolling Stones ...

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