1. Grammy Producer Ken Ehrlich Apologizes for Metallica, Shirley Caesar Glitches

    February 15, 2017 9:04 PM EST 0 0 7 'These kinds of things are horrible when they happen,' he said. The longtime producer of the Grammy Awards is offering apologies to Metallica and Shirley Caesar after a technical glitch and a misprint marred their inclusion on the show. Th ...

  2. Despite Viral Success, Shirley Caesar's 'Mule' Isn't Kicking Up Support From Gospel Radio

    January 13, 2017 11:34 AM EST 0 0 0 'Hold My Mule' continues atop the Hot Gospel Songs chart, but most gospel stations aren't playing it. Gospel music vet and pastor Shirley Caesar , 79, leads Billboard 's Hot Gospel Songs chart (dated Jan. 21) for a fifth week wit ...

  3. Skillet Scores First Hot Christian Songs No. 1

    December 29, 2016 1:05 PM EST 0 0 0 "Invincible" rises 2-1 in its 31st week on the chart. Plus Matt Maher & Shirley Caesar reign. Christian rock band Skillet notches its first No. 1 on Billboard 's Hot Christian Songs chart (dated Jan. 7, 2017), as "Feel Invinc ...

  4. Gospel Singer Shirley Caesar Sues Over Unauthorized 'Hold My Mule' Remix

    December 09, 2016 6:13 PM EST 0 0 0 The remix prompted the #UNameItChallenge over Thanksgiving. Grammy-winning gospel singer Shirley Caesar , whose sermon-song "Hold My Mule" went viral a few years ago, is suing a Georgia rapper over a remix of her song. The lawsuit, filed t ...

  5. Snoop Dogg Gets Festive For His 'U Name It' Holiday Remix: Watch

    November 28, 2016 10:36 AM EST 0 0 0 After landing a second season for VH1's Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party , Snoop Dogg continues to showcase his appreciation for all things culinary with his holiday remix to Shirley Caesar's viral hit "U Name It." Sever ...

  6. Gospel Legend Shirley Caesar Soars Thanks to Remix, Memes of 'Hold My Mule'

    November 23, 2016 12:58 PM EST 0 0 0 Plus, Home Free debuts at No. 1 on Top Christian Albums. Gospel icon Shirley Caesar 's remix of "Hold My Mule," featuring Albertina Walker and Milton Brunson, kicks onto Billboard 's Hot Gospel Songs chart (dated Dec. 3) at No. 2 ...

  7. Bruno Mars, Adam Levine, Cyndi Lauper Get Stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame

    June 22, 2015 10:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 Bruno Mars , Adam Levine , Cyndi Lauper and LL Cool J are among the music stars whose names will be added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2016. There’s also a posthumous honor for "Mama" Cass Elliot , a member of the iconic ‘60s folk grou ...

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  9. Disney's Night of Joy Turns 30 With Casting Crowns, Third Day

    September 10, 2012 11:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Disney cares about the family like we care about the family," says Brandon Heath, one of the Christian artists who performed this weekend at Walt Disney World's 30th annual Night of Joy. "It's a common goal that we have to ...

  10. Top 5 2011 Black Girls Rock Performances: Watch

    November 07, 2011 10:35 AM EST 0 0 0 Last night's (Nov. 6) 'Black Girls Rock' 2011 Awards, taped Oct. 15 in NYC, proved performances can make an award show. This year's Black Girls Rock introduced us to newbie songstress Elle Varner and took us down memory lane with ...

  11. Mary J. Blige Performs Classics, Tatyana Ali Returns to Music & More at 'Black Girls Rock'

    October 17, 2011 1:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Stars gathered at the famed Paradise Theater in NYC Saturday night (Oct. 15) to celebrate the talents, lives, and strength of Black women for the 6th Annual Black Girls Rock Awards, hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King. The award show was pro ...

  12. Chris Brown Wins Big At BET Awards

    June 27, 2011 8:29 AM EDT 0 0 0 The statuette for best music awards show host in 2011 should go to comedian Kevin Hart. He was a major bright spot during BET Awards '11 (June 26) at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. In between Hart's shenanigans-including a hilarious ...

  13. Gospel Artists Unite For Haiti

    January 22, 2010 4:27 PM EST 0 0 0 Another all-star benefit effort on behalf of earthquake-ravaged Haiti is on the way, helmed by gospel singer Kirk Franklin . He's the impetus behind Artists United For Haiti: a collective of gospel artists who gathered together after the 25th a ...

  14. Beyonce, T.I. Nominated For BET Awards

    May 14, 2009 2:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 BET announced Tuesday (May 12) the host, nominees, performers and honorees for the 2009 BET awards during the taping of the network's music video countdown show "106 & Park." Hosted by actor/singer Jamie Foxx, the event will be he ...

  15. Ask Billboard

    May 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith answers readers' questions on Shania Twain, Cher and Aretha Franklin. TWAIN'S LATEST TWANG Hi Keith, Having watched the Academy of Country Music Awards this past week and being a huge fan of Shania Twain (who appeared on the show), c ...

  16. 05OnTV

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Jan. 22-28, 2006. MONDAY, JAN. 22 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Natalie MacMaster (also scheduled: Natalie MacMaster, Jan Crawford Greenburg). "The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet,&quo ...

  17. Aretha Corrals Faith Hill, Shirley Caesar For New Album

    December 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Aretha Franklin says her new album, "Aretha: A Woman Falling Out of Love," is "the real deal," and she has a guest list to back that up. Franklin is joined on the set by gospel greats Shirley Caesar, Aretha Franklin says her new ...

  18. 51OnTV

    December 18, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Dec. 18-24, 2006. MONDAY, DEC. 18 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Martina McBride (also scheduled: Sylvester Stallone). "106 & Park," BET Featured artist(s): Bow Wow, Nas, Trick D ...

  19. 21OnTV

    May 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for May 22-29, 2006. MONDAY, MAY 22 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist(s): Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley (also scheduled: Bruce Willis). "Oprah Winfrey's Legends Ball," ABC Featured artist(s): John ...

  20. ON TV

    April 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for April 10-16, 2006. MONDAY, APRIL 10 "The Oprah Winfrey Show," Syndicated Featured artist(s): Pink. "2006 CMT Music Awards Pre-Party [TV-PG]," CMT Featured artist(s): Jason Aldean (also scheduled: Lit ...

  21. Jackson's Katrina Song Said To Be Ready

    February 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Eight days after Hurricane Katrina hit, Michael Jackson announced he would release an all-star charity single within two weeks. Eight days after Hurricane Katrina hit, Michael Jackson announced he would release an all-star charity single within two ...

  22. 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 ...

  23. Stars Celebrate BET's 25th In Los Angeles

    October 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 BET formally celebrated its 25th anniversary last night (Oct. 26) during the taping of "25 Strong: The BET Silver Anniversary Special." BET formally celebrated its 25th anniversary last night (Oct. 26) during the taping of "25 Strong: ...

  24. Jackson Charity Recording Underway In L.A.

    October 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 During the past two nights, recording has taken place at Los Angeles' Conway Studios for a Michael Jackson-penned single to benefit victims of the recent hurricanes, Billboard.com has learned. Althoug During the past two nights, recording has t ...

  25. Jazz Artists Pitch In For Hurricane Relief

    October 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Nov. 22 Blue Note release "Higher Ground" will feature highlights from Jazz at Lincoln Center's Hurricane Katrina benefit concert. The Nov. 22 Blue Note release "Higher Ground" will feature highlights from Jazz at Lincol ...

  26. Billboard Bits: BET, Osbourne, Skynyrd, Timony

    January 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on BET, Kelly Osbourne, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Mary Timony. Yolanda Adams, Ruben Studdard, Kirk Franklin, BeBe Winans and Fantasia are among the performers set for BET's "Celebration of Gospel" concert special, which the network will ...

  27. Masked and Anonymous

    August 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Director Larry Charles' new film, which stars Bob Dylan as (what else?) an enigmatic rock singer, hasn't been wowing the critics. Director Larry Charles' new film, which stars Bob Dylan as (what else?) an enigmatic rock singer, hasn&# ...

  28. Hot Product

    July 21, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bob Dylan That 'Masked' Man Bob Dylan offers newly recorded versions of two songs from his back catalog and covers of two traditional songs on Columbia's "Masked and Anonymous" soundtrack, due this week. Dylan has re-recorde ...

  29. New Dylan Tracks Lead 'Masked' Soundtrack

    July 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dylan offers newly recorded versions of two songs from his back catalog and covers of two traditional songs on Columbia's "Masked and Anonymous" soundtrack, due July 22. Dylan has re-recorded "Cold Ir Bob Dylan offers newly recor ...

  30. Gotta Serve Somebody—The Gospel Songs of Bob Dylan

    April 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bob Dylan's 1979 album turn to born-again Christianity, Slow Train Coming, and its 1980 follow-up, Saved, may have been shocking then, but the songs from those discs seem like gospel standards now, es Bob Dylan's 1979 album turn to born-ag ...

  31. Hot Product

    March 30, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Other key titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: -- The various artists set "Gotta Serve Somebody: A Gospel Tribute to Bob Dylan," featuring a new duet with Dylan and singer Mavis Staples, as well as new recordings by A ...

  32. Hot Product

    March 24, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Other key titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: -- New albums from the all-star rap outfits Hot Boys ("Let 'Em Burn," Cash Money) and the Diplomats ("Diplomatic Immunity," Diplomat/Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam). ...

  33. WOW Gospel 2003

    February 15, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 This sixth yearly installment of what has become a bankably gold and platinum franchise comprises 30 of last year's most popular and best-selling gospel tracks by an array of artists, both rookies and This sixth yearly installment of what has b ...

  34. Artists Salute Dylan's Inspirational Albums

    February 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Columbia will on March 25 release an 11-track tribute to two of Bob Dylan's inspirational albums. "Gotta Serve Somebody: The Gospel Songs of Bob Dylan" will pay homage to 1979's "Slow Train Coming" an Columbia will on M ...

  35. Country Songwriter Harlan Howard Dies

    March 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Harlan Howard, the country songwriter who wrote "I Fall to Pieces," "Busted," and more than 100 other hits, died yesterday (March 3) in Nashville. He was 74 and had suffered from heart trouble, accord Harlan Howard, the country s ...

  36. The Rebirth of Kirk Franklin

    February 23, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Gospel phenom Franklin continues to amaze with his first solo project since 1998's double-platinum Nu Nation Project. Gospel phenom Franklin continues to amaze with his first solo project since 1998's double-platinum Nu Nation Project. Hav ...

  37. Destiny's Child To Play Gospel's Stellar Awards

    January 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Destiny's Child are confirmed to perform at the 17th annual Gospel Music Stellar Awards, to be taped Saturday (Jan. 12) at the Atlanta Civic Center and air in syndication through Feb. 10. The group wi Destiny's Child are confirmed to perfo ...

  38. Tunes On TV

    December 24, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 TV Listings For Dec. 24-Dec. 30, 2001 MONDAY, DEC. 24, 2001 "Live with Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artists: Sarah Brightman, Martina McBride. "Destiny's Child Live," MTV Featured Artist: Destiny's Child. " ...

  39. Scott, 3LW, Anderson Lead Lady Soul Noms

    July 31, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With three nominations apiece, Jill Scott, 3LW, and Sunshine Anderson head the list of nominees for the seventh annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards, taping Aug. 28 at the Santa Monica Civic Auditori With three nominations apiece, Jill Scott, 3LW, ...

  40. Steely Dan's Grammy Grab Followed By Platinum Pickup

    March 14, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Veteran rock act Steely Dan's Giant set "Two Against Nature" was certified platinum last week by the Recording Industry Association Of America (RIAA) for U.S. sales of 1 million copies. The sales mark Veteran rock act Steely Dan' ...