1. Exclusive: Young Jeezy Talks Album Cameos, New Single 'O.J.,' & More

    December 08, 2011 12:45 PM EST 0 0 0 The third installment in Young Jeezy 's "Thug Motivation" album trilogy, "Thug Motivation 103: Hustlerz Ambition," is laced with the rapper's signature raw verses and notable guest cameos by T.I. , Ne-Yo , Jay-Z , Andre ...

  2. Vince Neil Pleads Guilty to Vegas DUI

    January 26, 2011 3:51 PM EST 0 0 0 Motley Crue singer Vince Neil avoided the media and quietly pleaded guilty Wednesday to driving drunk last summer near the Las Vegas Strip in a case that drew denials that he received preferential treatment. A temporary judge who took the plea befor ...

  3. Update: LA Jury Convicts Phil Spector In Murder Of Actress

    April 14, 2009 8:28 AM EDT 0 0 0 Two trials involving one legendary music producer. The first jury couldn't reach an unanimous decision, but the second found Phil Spector guilty of second-degree murder in the shooting death of actress Lana Clarkson. Six years after Clarkson wa ...

  4. Fans Not Likely To Make Cut On R. Kelly Jury

    May 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Attorneys in R. Kelly's child pornography trial are expected to begin questioning 150 potential jurors today (May 12), and it's unlikely any of his fans will be chosen to hear the allegations against Attorneys in R. Kelly's child porn ...

  5. Judge: Forensic Expert Hid Spector Evidence

    May 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The judge in Phil Spector's murder trial ruled today (May 23) that renowned forensic expert Dr. Henry Lee removed something from the scene where actress Lana Clarkson was shot and hid it from the pros The judge in Phil Spector's murder tri ...

  6. Spector's Murder Trial To Be Televised

    February 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The murder trial of music producer Phil Spector will be televised, a judge ordered today (Feb. 16), saying it is time for the justice system to get beyond the O.J. Simpson trial. The murder trial of music producer Phil Spector will be televised, a j ...

  7. Jury Selection Set For March In Spector Trial

    January 17, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Jury selection will begin in March in the murder trial of music producer Phil Spector, who's charged with killing actress Lana Clarkson in his suburban California mansion. Jury selection will begin in March in the murder trial of music producer ...

  8. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week (Feb. 28-March 6, 2005).

    February 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV (Feb. 28-March 6, 2005). MICHAEL'S ON TRIAL: Not since O.J. Simpson has there been a celebrity legal proceeding that has generated the media storm that Michael Jackson's trail on charges ...

  9. Judge OKs Release Of Spector Transcripts

    November 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A Los Angeles judge ruled yesterday (Nov. 10) that transcripts of grand jury hearings in the Phil Spector murder case should be made public, brushing aside vehement arguments by the defense that the d A Los Angeles judge ruled yesterday (Nov. 10) th ...

  10. Spector Hires Former Gotti Attorney

    August 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Phil Spector has hired an attorney who used to work for mob boss John Gotti to defend him on murder charges. Phil Spector has hired an attorney who used to work for mob boss John Gotti to defend him on murder charges. Leslie Abramson said yesterday ...

  11. Haggard Speaks Out 'Like Never Before'

    October 10, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted and expanded from the magazine for Billboard.com. The title of Merle Haggard's new record pretty much says it all: It's "Haggard Like Never Before." Released Sept. 30, the album marks the debut of the veteran singer ...

  12. Spector's Attorney Says He'll Be Cleared

    March 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ending weeks of silence, an attorney for Phil Spector said yesterday (March 11) the music producer will be cleared in the death of an actress found shot to death at his mansion. Ending weeks of silence, an attorney for Phil Spector said yesterday (M ...

  13. Friend: Spector Will Contend Shooting Was Accidental

    February 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Phil Spector will contend the shooting death of actress Lana Clarkson at his suburban mansion last week was accidental, a close friend of the legendary music producer said. "I believe his defense will Phil Spector will contend the shooting deat ...

  14. Police: Spector Met Woman Hours Before Death

    February 05, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Police think legendary rock producer Phil Spector murdered an actress in the foyer of his hilltop home just hours after meeting her at the House of Blues nightclub on Los Angeles' Sunset Strip where s Police think legendary rock producer Phil S ...

  15. Phil Spector Posts $1 Million Bond

    February 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Acclaimed music producer Phil Spector was freed last night (Feb. 3) after posting $1 million bond. As previously reported, the 62-year-old was arrested early yesterday morning for investigation of mur Acclaimed music producer Phil Spector was freed ...

  16. Liza Minnelli Discussing Reality Show With VH1

    July 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In case delving into the private lives of Ozzy Osbourne and Anna Nicole Smith isn't enough, now a reality show about Liza Minnelli is in the works. VH1 confirmed today (July 15) that the cable music c In case delving into the private lives of O ...

  17. O.J. Urges Cincinnati Hip-Hop Fans To Unite

    March 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 O.J. Simpson urged the crowd at a Cincinnati hip-hop concert to leave recent racial unrest behind and work to improve the city's image. "Rap has gotten a bad rap, and I know about bad raps," Simpson s O.J. Simpson urged the crowd at a ...

  18. Michael Jackson Gives Emotional Speech In Oxford

    March 07, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Michael Jackson, the eccentric king of pop, brought a highly personal message of peace, love, and healing to Oxford University last night (March 6). Referring frequently and emotionally to his own unh Michael Jackson, the eccentric king of pop, brou ...

  19. Update: Witness Says Puffy Never Carried A Gun

    January 31, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A former corrections officer who moonlighted as a bodyguard for Sean "Puffy" Combs testified today (Jan. 31) that he had never once seen the rap impresario carrying a weapon. Prosecution witness Leona Updating an earlier story posted here, ...