1. Mary J. Blige & Queen Latifah to Star in NBC's 'The Wiz'

    July 28, 2015 7:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 The live musical will air Dec. 3 & is the network's follow-up to "Peter Pan" and "Sound of Music." NBC's live  The Wiz  has enlisted some musical heavy-hitters. Queen Latifah   and  Mary J. Blige   have joined the c ...

  2. Soul Train Awards 2014: Chris Brown Wins Big, Jodeci Brings '90s R&B Nostalgia, Kool & The Gang Honored

    November 08, 2014 12:53 PM EST Chris Brown took home “Best Hip Hop Song” and “Best Collaboration” at the ceremony. When the silhouettes of K-Ci , JoJo , DeVante Swing and Mr. Dalvin appeared on the stage Friday night (Nov. 7), nobody over the age of 25 would remain in their sea ...

  3. Stephanie Mills

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  4. Essence Music Fest: Aretha Franklin, Mary J. Blige Performing

    January 11, 2012 3:45 PM EST 0 0 0 Newly engaged queen of soul Aretha Franklin , Mary J. Blige , Stephanie Mills and Charlie Wilson are among entertainers set to perform at this summer's Essence Music Festival in New Orleans. The event, set for July 6-8, is billed as one of the ...

  5. Billboard Bits: Teddy Pendergrass, TV On The Radio, John Mellencamp

    March 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Teddy Pendergrass Alliance (TPA), a non-profit organization started by legendary singer Teddy Pendergrass, will host a June 10 benefit at Philadelphia's Kimmel Center to benefit spinal cord injury The Teddy Pendergrass Alliance (TPA), a non ...

  6. R&B Star Gerald Levert Dies Of Heart Attack

    November 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Popular R&B singer Gerald Levert died today (Nov. 10) of a heart attack in his hometown of Cleveland. The artist turned 40 years old in July. The son of O'Jays lead singer Eddie Levert, Levert eme Popular R&B singer Gerald Levert died t ...

  7. Ask Billboard

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about Pink, Five Star and Lisa Loeb. IN THE PINK Hey Keith! Was wondering if there was any word on Pink's new album? And how many copies of each of her three previous CD's has she sold! Thank ...

  8. Baker Gives 'Everything' She's Got

    August 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com It started with an itch. It ended with Anita Baker's first studio album in 10 years. "My Everything," due Sept. 7 from Blue Note Records, shattered Baker's creative block. "There ...

  9. TRI-CITY SINGERSRestoring the Years: The Best of Donald Lawrence & the Tri-City Singers

    December 06, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In the past 10 years, Lawrence and his 40-voice ensemble have not only stretched the parameters of modern choral gospel, they have redefined it altogether. In the past 10 years, Lawrence and his 40-voice ensemble have not only stretched the paramete ...

  10. Kylie, Shaggy, Ashanti Make A 'Miracle'

    November 18, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Kylie Minogue, Luther Vandross, Ashanti, Gloria Gaynor, Deborah Cox, Stephanie Mills, Amber, Anastacia, Shaggy, Eyra Gail, McFadden & Whitehead, Candi Staton, and Chaka Khan are among the musical Kylie Minogue, Luther Vandross, Ashanti, Gloria G ...

  11. Diverse Artists On Board AIDS Benefit Bill

    October 25, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Cassandra Wilson, Stephanie Mills, and Rahsaan Patterson are among the artists who will participate in You Rock My Soul, a benefit concert for the Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC). Cassandra Wilson, Stephanie Mills, and Rahsaan Patterson are amon ...

  12. The Great Depression

    November 03, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With all three of his previous releases (It's Dark and Hell Is Hot, Flesh of My Flesh Blood of My Blood, and . . . With all three of his previous releases (It's Dark and Hell Is Hot, Flesh of My Flesh Blood of My Blood, and . . . And Then ...

  13. Hot Product

    October 22, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Previewing new albums from DMX, Incubus, Dilated Peoples, Bush, Gov't Mule, and more. 'Great' Expectations Rapper DMX's fourth album, "The Great Depression," arrives this week via Def Jam. The 17-track set follows last ...

  14. DMX' 'Depression' Set For September

    August 15, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Def Jam has set a Sept. 25 release date for rapper DMX's fourth album, "The Great Depression." The 17-track set follows last year's "And Then There Was X," which debuted on top of The Billboard 200 an Def Jam has set a ...