1. Jay-Z Makes It Three In A Row At No. 1

    October 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jay-Z's "The Blueprint" (Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam/IDJMG) is No. 1 for a third straight week atop The Billboard 200, despite suffering a 36% sales decline to 174,000 units, according to SoundScan. In a week Jay-Z's "The Blueprint& ...

  2. Wynonna To Rally Army Troops

    October 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kentucky native Wynonna Judd plans to perform two shows tomorrow (Oct. 5) for troops at Fort Campbell, Ky., home to the Army's 101st Airborne division. "Since Sept. 11, I have been searching for a way Kentucky native Wynonna Judd plans to ...

  3. Kravitz, Keys To Play VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards

    October 03, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lenny Kravitz, Alicia Keys, and John Mellencamp will perform at the 2001 VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards, set for Oct. 23 at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom. The event, which will be broadcast live on VH1, w Lenny Kravitz, Alicia Keys, and John Mellen ...

  4. Categories Unveiled For 'My VH1' Awards

    October 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 VH1 has finalized the list of categories for the second annual My VH1 Music Awards, to be broadcast Dec. 2 from Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium. As previously reported, the categories were determined b VH1 has finalized the list of categories fo ...

  5. More Artists, Songs Confirmed For Lennon Tribute

    September 27, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rufus Wainwright and Craig David are among the acts that have been added to the lineup for the John Lennon tribute, "Come Together: A Night For John Lennon's Words & Music, Dedicated to New York C Rufus Wainwright and Craig David are a ...

  6. Jay-Z's 'Blueprint' Enters Second Week At No. 1

    September 27, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jay-Z's "The Blueprint" (Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam/IDJMG) holds strong for a second straight week atop The Billboard 200 despite the appearance of four new albums in the top-10, including a No. 4 entry by T Jay-Z's "The Blueprint& ...

  7. Gorillaz Grab Six MTV Europe Nominations

    September 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gorillaz, the cartoon band fronted by Blur's Damon Albarn and featuring a host of guest stars, grabbed six nominations for the MTV Europe Music Awards, to be handed out Nov. 8 at the Festhalle in Fran Gorillaz, the cartoon band fronted by Blur& ...

  8. Lennon Tribute Rescheduled, Renamed, Rededicated

    September 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 TNT's John Lennon tribute concert, postponed in the wake of last week's terrorist attacks on New York and Washington, D.C., will be broadcast live Oct. 2 from New York's Radio City Music Hall. Newly d TNT's John Lennon tribute co ...

  9. Billboard Bits: Latin Grammys, 'N Sync, Third Eye Blind

    September 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Latin Grammys, 'N Sync, Third Eye Blind Marc Anthony and Destiny's Child are the latest performers to be added to the lineup for the second annual Latin Grammy Awards. While Anthony will perform solo, Destiny's Child will join ...

  10. Slipknot, Strokes Storm U.K. Album Chart

    September 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 American rock continued its dramatic re-emergence at the top of the U.K. album chart Sunday when Slipknot's "Iowa" (Roadrunner) succeeded Staind's "Break the Cycle" (East West) at No. 1. Meanwhile, cr American rock cont ...

  11. TNT's Lennon Tribute Lineup Confirmed

    August 28, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Stone Temple Pilots, Alanis Morissette, Cyndi Lauper, Lou Reed, and Seal have been confirmed to perform at TNT's Sept. 20 "Come Together: A Night for John Lennon" concert. The artists join previously Stone Temple Pilots, Alanis Moriss ...

  12. Our Lady Peace Tops MuchMusic Nominations

    August 28, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With eight nods, Our Lady Peace leads the nominations for the 2001 MuchMusic Video Awards, Billboard Bulletin reports. The Canadian rock group's "In Repair" video garnered nominations for best video, With eight nods, Our Lady Peace le ...

  13. Staind Makes Mark On U.K. Chart

    August 27, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 U.S. rock act Staind pulled off a major achievement on the U.K. album chart yesterday (Aug. 26) when its Flip/Elektra set "Break the Cycle" debuted at No. 1 -- despite the fact that the band has yet t U.S. rock act Staind pulled off a majo ...

  14. Anthony, Beck Lead TNT's Lennon Tribute

    August 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Marc Anthony and Beck lead the list of artists who will celebrate the music of John Lennon during a TNT taping Sept. 20 at New York's historic Radio City Music Hall. "Come Together: A Night for John L Marc Anthony and Beck lead the list of ...

  15. 'NOW' Holds 'N Sync To 1 Week At No. 1

    August 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The seventh volume of the "NOW! That's What I Call Music" (EMI/Universal/Sony/Zomba/Virgin) hit compilation series sold 621,000 copies in the U.S. in its first week, according to SoundScan, more than The seventh volume of the "NO ...

  16. Badu, Furtado On 'Red Star' Soul Compilation

    August 06, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tracks by Erykah Badu, Nelly Furtado, Macy Gray, India.Arie, Jill Scott, and Amel Larrieux featuring the Roots will be found on the "Red Star Sounds Volume I: Soul Searchin'" compilation, due Oct. 9 f Tracks by Erykah Badu, Nelly Furt ...

  17. Prince's Trust Celebrates 25 Years With Concert

    July 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Top pop acts from the U.K., the U.S., and beyond took part in what's being called the biggest birthday party on record in London's Hyde Park yesterday (July 8), as 100,000 people attended the fourth a Top pop acts from the U.K., the U.S., ...

  18. Kelis To Join Roots On Area: One Tour

    June 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Up-and-coming vocalist Kelis will join the Roots on stage for seven dates on Moby's inaugural Area: One tour, set to kick off July 11 in Atlanta. Other artists newly confirmed to appear at various sto Up-and-coming vocalist Kelis will join the ...

  19. Staind 'Breaks' Double-Platinum Barrier

    June 22, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A little more than a month after its release, Staind's Elektra album "Break the Cycle" has been certified gold, platinum, and double-platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). T A little more than a month after ...

  20. 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' ...

  21. Hot Product

    May 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Previewing new albums from Missy Elliott, R.E.M., Tool, Weezer, Depeche Mode, Buddy Guy, and more. 'Addicted' To Missy With the release this week of "Miss E ... So Addictive," her third set on The Gold Mind/Elektra, Missy "M ...

  22. Sisqo, Electra To Host World Music Awards

    April 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chart-topping R&B artist Sisqo and actress Carmen Electra will host the 2001 World Music Awards in Monte Carlo. The 13th annual ceremony will take place May 2 at the French Riviera hotspot Le Spor Chart-topping R&B artist Sisqo and actress C ...

  23. Aerosmith, Shaggy Top 'Zootopia' Concert Bill

    April 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 New York radio station WHTZ has announced the lineup for the 2001 edition of its annual Zootopia concert. Set for June 1 at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y., the show will feature Aerosmith, Sha New York radio station WHTZ has announced the li ...

  24. Moby Unveils Plans For Area: One Festival

    April 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As first tipped here earlier this month, Moby has recruited a host of major acts from a wide variety of music genres for the inaugural Area: One festival tour, which will hit 16 North American markets As first tipped here earlier this month, Moby ha ...

  25. Nelly Furtado Added To Area One Festival

    April 20, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Up-and-coming Canadian vocalist Nelly Furtado has been added to the Area One festival, Billboard.com has learned. As first reported here, the event is the brainchild of Moby and his management team, a Up-and-coming Canadian vocalist Nelly Furtado ha ...

  26. Missy Elliott's Third Album Is 'So Addictive'

    April 11, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With the May 15 release of "Miss E . . . So Addictive," her third set on the Gold Mind/Elektra, Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott is hitting the road like never before. With the May 15 release of "Miss E . . . So Addictive," ...

  27. Missy Elliott's Third Album Is 'So Addictive'?

    April 11, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With the May 15 release of "Miss E . . . So Addictive," her third set on the Gold Mind/Elektra, Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott is hitting the road like never before.X With the May 15 release of "Miss E . . . So Addictive," ...

  28. Elliott Joined By All-Star Cast On 'Addictive'

    April 06, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Missy Elliott is anticipating big things for "Get Ur Freak On," the first single from her forthcoming Gold Mind/Elektra album "Miss E . . . So Addictive." Up-and-coming vocalist Nelly Furtado appears Missy Elliott is anticipating ...

  29. Hear'Say Causes Commotion On U.K. Singles Chart

    March 19, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Registering the third highest first-week in U.K. singles chart history, pop quintet Hear'Say soared to No. 1 yesterday (March 18) with its debut Polydor release, "Pure And Simple." Thanks to unprecede Registering the third highest fir ...

  30. Furtado Flies With Four Junos

    March 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nelly Furtado was the big winner at Canada's Juno Awards, held last night (March 4) at Copps Colisieum in Hamilton, Ontario. On the strength of her Dreamworks debut album, "Whoa, Nelly!" the Victoria- Nelly Furtado was the big winner ...

  31. Shaggy Hits No. 1 Across The Atlantics

    March 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Shaggy's widely expected arrival at the top of the U.K. singles chart with "It Wasn't Me" (MCA) left a giant imprint on the survey. Selling a massive 345,000 copies in its first week, the track's arri Shaggy's widely ex ...

  32. Cockburn Plans Break After Hall Induction

    February 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Bruce Cockburn will be inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame during the 30th Anniversary Juno Awards ceremonies Sunday (March 4) at the Copps Coliseum in Hamilton, Ontario. Cockburn joins such Bruce Cockburn will be inducted into the Canadia ...

  33. Joe Enjoys Second Week At No. 1

    February 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Joe makes it a second week at No. 1 on The Billboard Hot 100 this week with his single "Stutter" featuring Mystikal. The R&B singer continues to fight off Shaggy's "It Wasn't Me" featuring Ricardo Joe makes it a sec ...

  34. Nelly Furtado To Tour Behind 'Whoa'

    February 14, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Canadian singer/songwriter Nelly Furtado has lined up a month's worth of North American tour dates in support of her DreamWorks debut album, "Whoa, Nelly!" The trek will begin March 6 in Pontiac, Mich Canadian singer/songwriter Nelly ...

  35. 'Whoa!': Furtado Takes Off 'Like A Bird'

    February 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nelly Furtado is on a roll. The 22-year-old Canadian singer/songwriter has earned rave reviews for the trip-pop album "Whoa, Nelly!" (DreamWorks), a top-10 platinum hit in her home country. Now her Nelly Furtado is on a roll. The 22-year-o ...

  36. 'Whoa!': Furtado Takes Off 'Like A Bird'

    February 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nelly Furtado is on a roll. The 22-year-old Canadian singer/songwriter has earned rave reviews for the trip-pop album "Whoa, Nelly!" (DreamWorks), a top-10 platinum hit in her home country. Now her de Nelly Furtado is on a roll. The 22-yea ...

  37. Furtado Earns Six Juno Nominations

    January 24, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Singer Nelly Furtado leads the pack with six nominations for the 2001 Juno Awards, which honor the best in Canadian music. Furtado earned nods for best new solo artist, best pop album ("Whoa, Nelly"), Singer Nelly Furtado leads the pack wi ...

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