1. 500 Performers Lined Up For Bumbershoot

    July 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A head-spinning array of performers, including the Black Crowes, Mos Def, Ween, Loretta Lynn, and Taj Mahal, are confirmed to appear Seattle's 31st annual Bumbershoot festival, taking place Aug. 31-Se A head-spinning array of performers, includ ...

  2. Hi-Teknology

    May 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Known for their politically inspired lyrics and wide-awake sounds, the duo of Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek has played a major role in the recent resurgence of progressive hip-hop. Known for their politically inspired lyrics and wide-awake sounds, the du ...

  3. Destiny's Child-Led TRL Tour Kicks Off July 18

    May 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 MTV's first TRL tour will kick off July 18 in Albany, N.Y., and run through a two-night finale Sept. 21 and 21 in Honolulu. As previously reported, the tour will feature headliner Destiny's Child, who MTV's first TRL tour will kick of ...

  4. Billboard Bits: Coachella Fest, Billy Idol, Alice Cooper

    April 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Coachella Festival, Billy Idol, and Alice Cooper Artists and fans from across the globe will descend on Indio, Calif., Saturday (April 28) for the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival. Staged by Southern California concert promoter Gol ...

  5. Mos Def's Rock Band Finishing Up Debut Album

    April 20, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jack Johnson, the new rock band fronted by rapper Mos Def, is finishing up work on its Rawkus debut album, tentatively titled "Black Bastard." The group, which also includes Bad Brains guitarist Dr. K Jack Johnson, the new rock band fronte ...

  6. Mos Def Leads 'Hip-Hop For Consciousness' Benefit

    April 06, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Mos Def, Dilated Peoples, and Jurassic 5 are among the performers confirmed for the Hip-Hop For Consciousness benefit concert, set for May 12 at the Watts Labor Community Action Center (WLCAC) in Los Mos Def, Dilated Peoples, and Jurassic 5 are amon ...

  7. Jane's Addiction, Weezer Head Coachella Lineup

    March 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Jane's Addiction, Weezer, Fatboy Slim, Chemical Brothers, Paul Oakenfold, Mos Def, the Roots, and a host of top electronic and DJ acts are confirmed for the second Coachella Valley Music & Arts Fe Jane's Addiction, Weezer, Fatboy Slim, ...

  8. The Beatnuts Keep Squeezin' It

    February 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 When it comes to the career-building concept of paying dues, the Beatnuts are well-versed. With eight years in the business and five albums ("Intoxicated Demons," "Street Level," "Stone Crazy," When it comes to the care ...

  9. The Beatnuts Keep Squeezin' It

    February 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 When it comes to the career-building concept of paying dues, the Beatnuts are well-versed. With eight years in the business and five albums ("Intoxicated Demons," "Street Level," "Stone Crazy," remix When it comes to th ...

  10. Pop Stars Catch Acting Bug

    January 24, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The current batch of chart topping pop artists is producing a new crop of actors. 'N Sync's Lance Bass and Joey Fatone, Destiny's Child's Beyonce Knowles, and Dave Matthews are the latest hit music st The current batch of chart t ...

  11. Destiny's Child Keep 'Women' On Top

    January 18, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Destiny's Child's "Independent Women Part 1" defies stormy weather with a smooth sail into its 11th straight week at No. 1 on The Billboard Hot 100. It was expected that the perpetual No. 2 entry, Sha Destiny's Child's ...

  12. Destiny's Child Remains 'Independent' At No. 1

    January 11, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fresh off winning best soul/R&B group at this week's American Music Awards, Destiny's Child continues its reign over The Billboard Hot 100 for a 10th week in a row with "Independent Women Part 1." Fresh off winning best soul/ ...

  13. Ben Harper Gears Up For U.S. Tour, Live Album

    January 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals will hit the road in the U.S. in advance of the group's double-disc live album, tentatively set for a March 13 release on Virgin. The new dates, which encompass Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals wil ...

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