1. Live Earth London Wraps With Madonna Spectacular

    July 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Live Earth London has drawn to a close with a spectacular headline set from Madonna. The queen of pop, an adopted Londoner, turned each song into a show-stopper in a vintage performance. She was backe Live Earth London has drawn to a close with a sp ...

  2. Lineups Taking Shape For Live Earth Concerts

    April 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Some of the biggest acts in music are confirmed for the New York area and London installments of the Live Earth concerts, happening worldwide on July 7. The Police, Smashing Pumpkins, Roger Waters, Da Some of the biggest acts in music are confirmed ...

  3. The Fray / Oct. 21, 2006 / Toronto (Kool Haus)

    October 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Denver group the Fray has once again proven the power of the tube. Not YouTube, but the old-fashioned TV. The band, led primarily by singer and pianist Isaac Slade, has seen its popularity surge after Denver group the Fray has once again proven the ...

  4. Ray LaMontagne Finishing New Album

    April 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ray LaMontagne is in the midst of finishing his next RCA studio album with hopes to release it in early August. Ray LaMontagne is in the midst of finishing his next RCA studio album with hopes to release it in early August. The artist has been recor ...

  5. ON TV

    March 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for March 20-26, 2006. MONDAY, MARCH 20 "Live with Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured artist: Chris Brown (also scheduled: Joy Philbin, Wentworth Miller). "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," Syndicated Featur ...

  6. Ask Billboard

    January 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Answers to readers' questions about Cher, Paula Abdul and the AAA radio format. CHER-ING NEW SONGS? Hey Keith, Rumor has it that Diane Warren, who penned "If I Could Turn Back Time" for Cher, is writing new material for the latter ...

  7. David Gray Returning To The Road

    December 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter David Gray will return to the road in North America beginning March 1 in Atlanta. Singer/songwriter David Gray will return to the road in North America beginning March 1 in Atlanta. The three-week theater trek includes make-up date ...

  8. OnTV

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 31-Nov. 6, 2005. MONDAY, OCT. 31 "Daily Download," Fuse Featured artist: Midtown. "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," NBC Featured artists: Damian "Junior Gong" Marley, Ozzy Osbourne (al ...

  9. OnTV

    October 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 24-30, 2005. MONDAY, OCT. 24 "Today," NBC Featured artist: Bette Midler (also scheduled: Uma Thurman, Bob Harper). "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," Syndicated Featured artists: Ashlee Simpson, Barbra ...

  10. Bon Jovi's 'Nice Day' Continues In Europe

    October 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Katie Melua bows in at No.3 with sophomore set. Bon Jovi's "Have A Nice Day" (Island) begins a second week at the top of Billboard's European Top 100 Albums chart, after securing a second week at No.1 in Germany. It also rises ...

  11. Bon Jovi's 'Nice Day' Continues In Europe

    October 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Katie Melua bows in at No.3 with sophomore set. Bon Jovi's "Have A Nice Day" (Island) begins a second week at the top of Billboard's European Top 100 Albums chart, after securing a second week at No.1 in Germany. It also rises ...

  12. Pussycat Dolls, David Gray Rule U.K. Charts

    September 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pussycat Dolls and David Gray continue to lead the U.K. single and album charts with "Don't Cha" and "Life in Slow Motion" respectively, while Kanye West scored a new hit single and Bon Jovi, Barbra S Pussycat Dolls and Davi ...

  13. Stones Top Europe Chart For Second Week

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI albums spent 24 weeks at the top in 2005. The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" (Virgin) secures a second week at the top of European Top 100 Albums, after holding at No.1 in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Holland and Italy. It al ...

  14. Stones Top Europe Chart For Second Week

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI albums spent 24 weeks at the top in 2005. The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" (Virgin) secures a second week at the top of European Top 100 Albums, after holding at No.1 in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Holland and Italy. It al ...

  15. Wall Emerges As Billboard 200 'Champ'

    September 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In a week that sees seven new top tier entries, Houston rapper Paul Wall emerges triumphant with a No. 1 debut on The Billboard 200 with "The Peoples Champ." The album sold 176,000 copies in the Unite In a week that sees seven new top tier ...

  16. David Gray, Pussycat Dolls Lead U.K. Charts

    September 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 British singer/songwriter David Gray scored his third U.K. No. 1 album yesterday (Sept. 18) as "Life In Slow Motion" (Atlantic) debuted at the top of the new chart. "Don't Cha" by Pussycat Dolls featu British singer/songwrit ...

  17. Hot Product

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: The latest album from singer/songwriter David Gray, "A Day in the Life" (ATO/RCA). The soundtrack to Cameron Crowe's new film "Elizabethtown" (RCA), featu ...

  18. Gorillaz, McFly Lead U.K. Charts

    September 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gorillaz scored its first U.K. No. 1 single with "Dare" (Parlophone) yesterday (Sept. 4), while boy band McFly's sophomore set "Wonderland" (Universal Island) became its second chart-topping album. Ja Gorillaz scored its fir ...

  19. Gray Gets Back In 'Motion' With New Album

    July 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter David Gray will release his next studio album, "Life in Slow Motion," Sept. 13 via ATO/RCA. As tipped here last month, singer/songwriter David Gray will release his next studio album, "Life in Slow Motion," Sept ...

  20. Gov't Mule Plans Free EP, Tour

    May 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With a slate of summer tour dates confirmed, Gov't Mule is planning to extend the life of its' 2004 album "Deja Voodoo" with the release of a free five-song EP. With a slate of summer tour dates confirmed, Gov't Mule is plan ...

  21. South By Southwest Diary: March 18

    March 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Billboard staffers criss-cross Austin, Texas' South by Southwest music festival in search of old favorites and new discoveries. In the third installment of a daily diary, Barry A. Jeckell, Todd Marten Austin, Texas' annual South by Southwe ...

  22. Artists Line Up For Sudan Charity Set

    September 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 R.E.M., David Gray, Faithless, Ash and Jet are among the artists who have contributed exclusive material to raise funds for the stricken people of Darfur, Western Sudan. R.E.M., David Gray, Faithless, Ash and Jet are among the artists who have contr ...

  23. Artists Line-Up for Sudan Charity Set

    September 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT R.E.M., David Gray and Jet are among the artists who have contributed exclusive material for an album to raise funds for the stricken people of Darfur, Western Sudan. R.E.M., David Gray and Jet are among the artists who have contributed exclusive ...

  24. Artists Line-Up for Sudan Charity Set

    September 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT R.E.M., David Gray and Jet are among the artists who have contributed exclusive material for an album to raise funds for the stricken people of Darfur, Western Sudan. R.E.M., David Gray and Jet are among the artists who have contributed exclusive ...

  25. Holland's 'Friends' Pack Third Big Band Album

    August 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eric Clapton, Peter Gabriel, Smokey Robinson and the late Kirsty MacColl are among the artists collaborating with Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra on the third album in the "Small Eric Clapton, Peter Gabriel, Smokey Robinson ...

  26. 'White Ladder' Climbs To 3rd Platinum Europe Award

    August 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT David Gray's breakthrough fourth album, "White Ladder," reached triple Platinum Europe status in July for shipments of 3 million units, according to certifications from the IFPI. David Gray's breakthrough fourth album, "Wh ...

  27. 'White Ladder' Climbs To 3rd Platinum Europe Award

    August 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT David Gray's breakthrough fourth album, "White Ladder," reached triple Platinum Europe status in July for shipments of 3 million units, according to certifications from the IFPI. David Gray's breakthrough fourth album, "Wh ...

  28. Top Acts Shoulder 'Burden' Soundtrack

    October 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Foo Fighters, Dave Matthews Band, Tom Waits and David Gray contribute songs to the soundtrack for "Our Burden Is Light," due Jan. 13 via Madacy. The film, the score for which was penned by Foo Fighter Foo Fighters, Dave Matthews Band, Tom ...

  29. Coldplay Nabs Four Q Award Nominations

    September 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With four nods, including a mention in the best act in the world category, Coldplay heads the nominations for this year's Q Awards. With four nods, including a mention in the best act in the world category, Coldplay heads the nominations for th ...

  30. Hot Product

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 My Morning Jacket 'Move' The Crowd There's a good reason why the sweeping compositions on My Morning Jacket's ATO/RCA debut, "It Still Moves," conjure images of wide-open spaces and rolling green hills. Indeed, the quin ...

  31. My Morning Jacket 'Moves' Ahead

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 There's a good reason why the sweeping compositions on My Morning Jacket's ATO/RCA debut, "It Still Moves," conjure images of wide-open spaces and rolling green hills. Indeed, the quintet spent its fo There's a good reason w ...

  32. Gray, Morcheeba To Rock Trafalgar Square

    August 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter David Gray and electronic/pop act Morcheeba will play a free concert to 10,000 fans in London's Trafalgar Square later this month to mark a recent revamp of the world famous home of Singer/songwriter David Gray and electronic/ ...

  33. O

    June 28, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dublin-born songwriter Damien Rice's debut album has already received a warm stateside welcome as an import. Dublin-born songwriter Damien Rice's debut album has already received a warm stateside welcome as an import. The response is not s ...

  34. Damien Rice Follows On Rungs Of Gray's 'Ladder'

    June 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Listening to emerging Irish singer/songwriter Damien Rice outline how his career has blossomed during the past year, it's tough to deny the many similarities to David Gray and the path of his break ...

  35. R.E.M., Radiohead, Moby Top Glastonbury Lineup

    May 31, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 R.E.M., Radiohead, and Moby will top the bill at the U.K.'s Glastonbury Festival, a three-day concert that kicks off June 27. Around 150,000 people are expected to attend this year's edition, which is R.E.M., Radiohead, and Moby will top t ...

  36. Coldplay Takes Top Honor At Ivor Novello Awards

    May 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The members of Coldplay were named songwriters of the year at the 48th annual Ivor Novello Awards yesterday (May 22) in London, presented by the British Academy of Composers and Songwriters and sponso The members of Coldplay were named songwriters o ...

  37. Breaking & Entering

    May 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, the Gotan Project, Garage A Trois, and Howie Day. A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard c ...

  38. Rolling Stones Cancel Two More Asia Gigs

    March 28, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Southern China's outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) has claimed over 50 lives, and now along with it, the Rolling Stones first two scheduled appearances in China. Southern China's outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Synd ...

  39. Stones' China Shows Will Go On

    March 21, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Rolling Stones will perform two concerts in Hong Kong and two in China as scheduled, regardless of the war in Iraq and a deadly pneumonia outbreak in southern China, a source said today (March 21) The Rolling Stones will perform two concerts in ...

  40. David Gray Sets Summer U.S. Tour

    February 26, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fresh off a 15-date North American tour that earlier this year saw him sell out such famed venues as New York's Madison Square Garden, U.K. singer/songwriter David Gray has unveiled plans to return to Fresh off a 15-date North American tour tha ...

  41. Brit Awards 2003 Nominees

    January 14, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nominees for the Brit Awards 2003, which will take place Feb. 20 at London's Earls Court. Below are the nominees for the Brit Awards 2003, which will take place Feb. 20 at London's Earls Court: British male solo artist: Badly Drawn Boy (XL ...

  42. CHART BEAT CHAT

    December 20, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred Bronson answers readers' questions about Madonna's Bond theme and it's award chances, the best new artists of 2002, and Melanie. 'DAY' TIME? Dear Fred, Why no mention of Madonna's "Die Another Day" in &qu ...

  43. Blue Gets Help From Elton For U.K. No. 1

    December 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 One of the best-loved ballads from Elton John's mid-1970s period provided male pop-R&B quartet Blue with its third U.K. No. 1 single yesterday (Dec. 15). "Sorry Seems To Be the Hardest Word" (Inno One of the best-loved ballads fro ...

  44. A New Day at Midnight

    November 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A New Day at Midnight, David Gray's fifth album (not counting Lost Songs) and the follow-up to 2000's worldwide smash White Ladder, seems to be the sound of a troubadour in transition—growing p A New Day at Midnight, David Gray's fift ...

  45. Timberlake Can't Nudge '8 Mile' From No. 1

    November 13, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Shady/Interscope soundtrack to "8 Mile" maintains its grip on the No. 1 position of The Billboard 200 for a second-straight week, withstanding a mighty charge from Justin Timberlake's "Justified" The Shady/Interscope sou ...

  46. THIS WEEKS HOT PRODUCT

    November 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Previewing new albums from Justin Timberlake, Johnny Cash, U2, David Gray, Bjork, and more. 'Justify' My Love 'N Sync's Justin Timberlake says his Jive solo debut, "Justified," was written and recorded in a six-week cre ...

  47. Hot Product

    November 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Previewing new albums from Justin Timberlake, Johnny Cash, U2, David Gray, Bjork, and more. 'Justify' My Love 'N Sync's Justin Timberlake says his Jive solo debut, "Justified," was written and recorded in a six-week cre ...

  48. Gray Celebrates Big 'Day' On U.K. Album Chart

    November 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 David Gray swept to No. 1 on the U.K. album chart yesterday (Nov. 3) with "A New Day at Midnight" (iht/East West), while a Eurodance version of Bryan Adams' "Heaven" by DJ Sammy & Yanou featuring David Gray swept to No. ...

  49. David Gray Begins Next Chapter With 'New Day'

    October 30, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. On his commercial breakthrough recording, "White Ladder," David Gray proved the value of harnessing songcraft to personal resilience. The Manchester, England-born singer/songwriter had spent 1 ...

  50. David Gray Plans North American Trek

    October 29, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter David Gray will kick off a brief North American tour Jan. 26 in Detroit. The trek will visit 14 cities before wrapping Feb. 16 in Los Angeles, and follows a November/December tour of Singer/songwriter David Gray will kick off a bri ...

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