1. Miley Cyrus, Lorde & More Perform at Clive Davis' Pre-GRAMMY Party

    January 26, 2014 3:37 PM EST Beginning with the Imagine Dragons and ending with a performance by Whitney Houston, the Beverly Hilton ballroom rocked for over three hours (lights out at 12:46 am) during last evening's Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons. And betwe ...

  2. Kris Kristofferson, Beatles Honored at Special Merit Awards Ceremony

    January 26, 2014 1:19 PM EST 0 0 0 The unofficial theme for the Recording Academy's laughter-filled Special Merit Awards ceremony could easily have been old friends. When Ringo Starr and Kris Kristofferson ran into each other on the red carpet Saturday, they bear-hugged it out. ...

  3. Ronald Isley, 'My Favorite Thing' Feat. KEM: Exclusive Video Premiere

    September 10, 2013 2:05 PM EDT The mutual respect and appreciation Ronald Isley and KEM share is palpable. "Working with KEM was just like working with Marvin Gaye, who was a real, real good friend of mine. And like Luther Vandross… because of the way he cares about the mu ...

  4. Ace Hood Earns His Biggest Debut, FiNATTiCZ' 'Thun Thun' Explodes

    July 25, 2013 5:03 PM EDT On Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums this week, Ace Hood posts his best debut yet as "Trials and Tribulations" opens at No. 2 with 34,000 copies (according to Nielsen SoundScan). It stands behind Jay Z's second chart-topping week with &quo ...

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  6. Rod Stewart Scores First AC No. 1 Since 1993 With 'Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow'

    November 26, 2012 1:10 PM EST Rod Stewart ends a more than 19-year hiatus from the Adult Contemporary summit, as "Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow" roars 18-1. The song scales the survey as, following Thanksgiving, almost half of the chart's reporters have ...

  7. Rod Stewart Scores First AC No. 1 Since 1993 With 'Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow'

    November 26, 2012 12:05 PM EST 0 0 0 The veteran pop-rocker returns to the top with the format's latest holiday leader. Rod Stewar t ends a more than 19-year hiatus from the Adult Contemporary summit, as "Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow" roars 18-1. The song scales ...

  8. Aretha Franklin Honored By Chaka Khan, Lauryn Hill, Temptations at Rock Hall Tribute

    November 07, 2011 11:50 AM EST 0 0 0 The stars came to Cleveland Saturday night (Nov. 5) as part of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Case Western Reserve University's American Music Masters Tribute Concert to soul legend Aretha Franklin . The 16th annual concert, which has honor ...

  9. Ronald Isley Plots R. Kelly, Kanye West Collabs for Isley Brothers Album

    May 17, 2011 10:12 AM EDT 0 0 0 Stinging from the poor showing of his late 2010 solo album "Mr. I," Ronald Isley is already eyeballing his next musical endeavor, which will likely be the first Isley Brothers album since 2005's "Baby Makin' Music." &qu ...

  10. Kelly Price Returns to R&B Roots on New Album

    April 29, 2011 3:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 When Kelly Price was nominated for a Grammy Award in the best female R&B vocal performance category last December, the nod caught many people off guard. Up until that point, Price hadn't released an R&B album since 2003's "Pri ...

  11. Backwards Bullets: This Week In Charts 1996

    March 16, 2010 1:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 ADULT 'HOOD: Fourteen years ago today (March 16, 1996), Billboard introduced the Adult Pop Songs chart. The radio airplay survey spun off from the Adult Contemporary list. "In the past few years, the emergence of the adult top 40 format ha ...

  12. May 21, 2009

    May 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Lou Pearlman, manager of the Backstreet Boys and ’N Sync, is sentenced to 25 years in prison on four federal charges: two counts of conspiracy, money laundering and using false statements in a bankruptcy proceeding. 2008 – David Cook wins Sea ...

  13. Bun B Memorializes Pimp C With Final UGK Album

    March 23, 2009 5:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 When his musical partner Pimp C passed away 15 months ago, rapper Bun B vowed to make sure the public would be able to hear the final songs they'd written together. "We weren't trying to take a new direction with this album; we just w ...

  14. Chart Beat: Beyonce, T.I., Josiah Leming

    November 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred discusses chart action from "At Last," T.I., Josiah Leming and more! THIS COULD BE THE 'LAST' TIME: Mack Gordon and Harry Warren wrote "At Last" for the film "Orchestra Wives" in 1942. Glenn Miller had a ...

  15. This Day in Music

    May 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - U2 lead singer Bono and his wife Ali welcome a new baby boy into their family. 2001 - U2 lead singer Bono and his wife Ali welcome a new baby boy into their family. 2000 - Bad Boy Records rapper Black Rob (a.k.a. Robert Ross) is arrested and ...

  16. Court Upholds Isley's Tax Evasion Sentence

    February 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 An appellate court has upheld Ronald Isley's 37-month federal prison sentence for tax evasion. An appellate court has upheld Ronald Isley's 37-month federal prison sentence for tax evasion. The three-judge panel rejected the 66-year-old R& ...

  17. This Day in Music

    May 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - U2 lead singer Bono and his wife Ali welcome a new baby boy into their family. 2001 - U2 lead singer Bono and his wife Ali welcome a new baby boy into their family. 2000 - Bad Boy Records rapper Black Rob (a.k.a. Robert Ross) is arrested and ...

  18. Isley Brothers Writing New Tunes On Tour

    April 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Isley Brothers are getting ready to make some more music -- baby-making and otherwise. Ronald Isley tells Billboard.com that even as he and younger brother Ernie are touring to promote last year's The Isley Brothers are getting ready to mak ...

  19. 11OnTV

    March 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Mar. 12 - Mar. 18, 2007. MONDAY, Mar. 12 "Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony," VH1C Featured Artists: : Grandmaster Flash, R.E.M., The Ronettes (also scheduled: Patti Smith, Van Halen, Eddie Vedde ...

  20. Hudson, Beyonce Star At Soul Train Awards

    March 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson added another award to her trophy chest during the 21st annual Soul Train Music Awards. Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson added another award to her trophy chest during the 21st annual Soul Train Music Awards. The presentatio ...

  21. RHYTHM & BLUES: MIND YOUR BUSINESS

    September 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Somebody's watching you, as Sly Stone used to say. Ronald Isley is learning that lesson only too well. Labeled a "serial tax avoider," the legendary singer was sentenced to three years and one month i Somebody's watching you, a ...

  22. Isley Sentenced To Prison For Tax Evasion

    September 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Isley Brothers frontman Ronald Isley has been sentenced to three years and one month in prison for tax evasion. The 65-year-old R&B singer was also ordered to pay $3.1 million in back taxes to the Isley Brothers frontman Ronald Isley has been se ...

  23. Isley Sentenced To Three Years For Tax Evasion

    September 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Ronald Isley has been sentenced to three years and one month in prison for tax evasion. The 65-year-old R&B singer was also ordered to pay $3.1 million in back taxes to the Internal Revenue Servic Ronald Isley has been sentenced to three y ...

  24. Billboard Honors Etta James

    June 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Billboard's seventh annual R&B/Hip-Hop Conference and Awards returns to Atlanta (Sept. 6-8 at the Renaissance Waverly), among the event's special honorees will be Etta James. When Billboard's seventh annual R&B/Hip-Hop Co ...

  25. This Day in Music

    May 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Scott Weiland, lead singer of Stone Temple Pilots, and model Mary Forsberg, are wed in Los Angeles. Weiland, who had been released from prison in January and a court-ordered stint in reh 2001 - U2 lead singer Bono and his w ...

  26. Chili Peppers Post 'Stadium' At No. 1

    May 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For the first time in their 22-year career, Red Hot Chili Peppers score a No. 1 album on The Billboard 200. The two-disc "Stadium Arcadium" (Warner Bros.) sold 442,000 copies in the United States in i For the first time in their 22-year ca ...

  27. Isley Brothers Craft 'Baby Makin' Music'

    January 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 R&B icons the Isley Brothers featuring Ronald Isley a.k.a. "Mr. Biggs" will on March 7 release a new album, "Baby Makin' Music." R&B icons the Isley Brothers featuring Ronald Isley a.k.a. "Mr. Biggs" will o ...

  28. Ronald Isley Convicted Of Tax Evasion

    November 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST Could face up to 26 years in prison. R&B singer Ronald Isley was convicted of multiple counts of tax evasion Monday and could face up to 26 years in prison when he is sentenced. A federal jury convicted Isley, 64, of five counts of tax evasion ...

  29. Isley Convicted Of Tax Evasion

    November 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 R&B singer Ronald Isley was convicted of multiple counts of tax evasion yesterday (Oct. 31) in Los Angeles and could face up to 26 years in prison when he is sentenced. R&B singer Ronald Isley was convicted of multiple counts of tax evasion ...

  30. Ronald Isley On Trial For Tax Evasion

    October 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ronald Isley, lead singer of legendary R&B band the Isley Brothers, went on trial on yesterday (Oct. 12) in Los Angeles on tax evasion charges that could result in a prison sentence of up to 26 ye Ronald Isley, lead singer of legendary R&B b ...

  31. This Day in Music

    May 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>U2 lead singer Bono and his wife Ali welcome a new baby boy into their family. 2001 - U2 lead singer Bono and his wife Ali welcome a new baby boy into their family. 2000 - Bad Boy Records rapper Black Rob (a.k.a. Robert Ros ...

  32. Isley Pleads Not Guilty To Tax Evasion

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Isley Brothers lead singer Ronald Isley pleaded not guilty yesterday (Jan. 10) in Los Angeles to charges of failing to report performance and royalty income. Isley Brothers lead singer Ronald Isley pleaded not guilty yesterday (Jan. 10) in Los Angel ...

  33. Hot Product

    December 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Tupac Shakur / Eminem 'Game' On Eminem produced 12 songs based around previously unreleased verses from late rapper Tupac Shakur for the album "Loyal to the Game." Due this week via Amaru/Interscope, the 16-track set is the seven ...

  34. CHART BEAT CHAT

    December 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred Bronson discusses LeAnn Rimes, signature songs, Usher and Elvis Presley with readers. RIMES WITH 'SENSE' On the Dec. 11, 2004, Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart, LeAnn Rimes makes her first appearance in the top 10 sinc ...

  35. Eminem Helms Another 'New' Tupac Album

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Eminem has produced 12 songs based around previously unreleased verses from late rapper Tupac Shakur for the album "Loyal to the Game," Billboard.com has learned. Eminem has produced 12 songs based around previously unreleased verses from ...

  36. Ronald Isley Indicted For Tax Evasion

    October 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ronald Isley, lead singer of the legendary R&B act the Isley Brothers, has been indicted on tax evasion charges, according to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Ronald Isley, lead singer of the legendary R&B act the Isley Brothers, has been ...

  37. Hot Product

    September 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Nelly 'Suit' Up Nelly is not releasing a double album this week like his fellow hip-hoppers OutKast and Jay-Z -- instead, he's going the way of Bruce Springsteen and Guns N' Roses by releasing two separate albums simultaneously. ...

  38. Billboard Bits: Isley, Krauss, Lightfoot, Grammys

    August 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Ronald Isley, Alison Krauss, Lightfoot, Grammys The Isley Brothers' Ronald Isley is relaxing at home in St. Louis after suffering a minor stroke July 30 in London. The 63-year-old artist is expected to make a full recovery, according to ...

  39. Def Soul Signs Isleys

    May 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT First album slated for early 2005. Def Soul Classics has signed the Isley Brothers featuring Ronald Isley. The veteran R&B group will release its first album for the Def Jam division in the first quarter of 2005. The brothers recently cut the ...

  40. Isley Twisting Into Men's Fashion

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Ronald Isley is the latest artist to enter the world of fashion. The Grammy Award winner has partnered with Tendler Furs in New York for the "Ronald Isley aka Mr. Biggs Fur Collection." Ronald Isley is the latest artist to enter the worl ...

  41. Isley Twisting Into Men's Fashion

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Ronald Isley is the latest artist to enter the world of fashion. The Grammy Award winner has partnered with Tendler Furs in New York for the "Ronald Isley aka Mr. Biggs Fur Collection." Ronald Isley is the latest artist to enter the worl ...

  42. Tunes On TV

    November 24, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Nov. 24-30, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, NOV. 24 "Today," NBC Featured Artist: Dixie Chicks (also scheduled: Bernie Mac). "Live With Regis & Kelly," Syndicated Feature ...

  43. Hot Product

    November 23, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nelly 'Dirty' Work Nelly reworks his biggest hits and throws in two new tracks on "Da Derrty Versions (The Reinvention)," due this week via Universal. First single "Iz U" was produced by Jay E and appropriates the beat ...

  44. Here I Am

    November 22, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ronald Isley—as frontman for the Isley Brothers and as the R. Kelly-inspired Mr. Biggs—possesses one of the most distinctive voices in R&B. Ronald Isley—as frontman for the Isley Brothers and as the R. Kelly-inspired Mr. Biggs—possesses one of t ...

  45. Nelly Blends Old With New On 'Derrty Versions'

    October 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Nelly reworks his biggest hits and throws in two new tracks on "Da Derrty Versions (The Reinvention)," due Nov. 25 via Universal. First single "Iz U" was produced by Jay E and appropriates the beat fr Nelly reworks his biggest hi ...

  46. Billboard Bits: Crown Royal, Microsoft, Memphis Bleek

    October 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Crown Royal, Microsoft, Memphis Bleek The Isley Brothers and Earth, Wind & Fire will provide the musical muscle for the upcoming Crown Royal Comedy Soul Festival, which will hit 20 U.S. markets beginning Nov. 13 in Atlanta. The shows wil ...

  47. Bacharach, Isley Team For Album

    September 10, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Isley Brothers principal Ronald Isley has linked with legendary songwriter/producer Burt Bacharach for an as-yet-untitled album, due Nov. 11 from DreamWorks. Two new compositions grace the set, which Isley Brothers principal Ronald Isley has linked ...

  48. Hot Product

    July 28, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: &#149; The DreamWorks debut from R&B duo JS, "Ice Cream," featuring contributions from R. Kelly and Ronald Isley. &#149; "2," the first Elektra alb ...

  49. TOP R&B/HIP-HOP ALBUMS

    June 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/randb.jsp 1. 2 Fast 2 Furious , Soundtrack (featuring Ludacris, R. Kelly, Tyrese, Fat Joe , Trick Daddy, Chingy, Joe Budden) 2. Mississippi: The Album , David Banner 3. Body Kiss , The Isley Brothers Featuring Ronald Isley 4. Get Rich Or ...

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