1. Vanilla Ice to Perform at NFL Halftime Show

    September 11, 2013 2:00 PM EDT Word to your mother: Vanilla Ice will perform at the halftime show of this Sunday's game between the Houston Texans and Tennessee Titans at Reliant Stadium in Houston. The NFL team booked Ice, born Robert Van Winkle and a Dallas native, to be ...

  2. Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez, Vanilla Ice Earn 2013 Razzie Nominations

    January 09, 2013 3:20 PM EST 0 0 0 Rihanna 's film debut in the 2012 action/sci-fi/military/board game boat film "Battleship" has been singled out as one of the worst of the year by the 33rd Annual Golden Raspberry Awards, or Razzies. The yearly salute to the worst fil ...

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  4. L.A. Reid Hopes Britney, Demi Stick Around on 'X Factor'

    October 31, 2012 11:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Watch a Q&A With Reid and Demi Lovato on what surprised them about fellow judges Britney Spears and Simon Cowell. Have you ever wondered what the "X-Factor" judges think of themselves when looking out at competitive reality talent show ...

  5. The Beat 8/22: Minaj On 'Idol'?, Green Day Gets 'Angry,' Vanilla Ice Goes Zumba

    August 22, 2012 3:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 Welcome to the Wednesday, August 22 edition of "The Beat," Billboard.com's daily music news show, featuring host Jonathan Brooks running down the latest music news -- who's making headlines and who's topping the charts. In t ...

  6. The Beat 8/22: Nicki Minaj on Idol?, Green Day + Angry Birds

    The Beat 8/22: Nicki Minaj on Idol?, Green Day + Angry Birds

    August 22, 2012 3:33 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Beat 8/22: Will Nicki Minaj judge American Idol? Rufus Wainwright is getting hitched, Green Day Teams With Angry Birds. jonathan brooks , Green Day , featuredVideo1 , Rufus Wainwright , Vanilla Ice , Billboard , Zumba , dispatch , angry birds , ...

  7. Vanilla Ice Premieres 'Ice Ice Baby' Zumba Remix: Video

    August 21, 2012 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 New video features a Zumba routine while incorporating the rapper's vintage choreography from his 1990 megahit "Ice Ice Baby" is heading back to the dance floor -- thanks to Zumba. This time, a freshly remixed version of the 1990 Vani ...

  8. Vanilla Ice "Ice Ice Baby (Zumba Remix) | Billboard.com

    Vanilla Ice "Ice Ice Baby (Zumba Remix) | Billboard.com

    August 21, 2012 9:12 AM EDT 0 0 0 Vanilla Ice "Ice Ice Baby (Zumba Remix) | Billboard.com Videos Vanilla Ice ...

  9. Bands & Brands Hit CMA Fest

    May 23, 2012 6:35 PM EDT 0 0 For four decades, the Country Music Assn. Music Festival has attracted fans annually to Nashville with the promise of an overload of music and the chance to interact one-on-one with the artists who make it. In turn, the CMA's biggest attraction t ...

  10. Rapper MattyB, 9, Bounds Onto Billboard Social 50 Chart

    March 16, 2012 12:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Making a big debut at No. 11 on the Social 50 this week is a 9-year old rapper from Atlanta, known simply as MattyB. As seen on NBC's "Today" rapping "Ice Ice Baby" and featured on "The Insider," MattyB bows this w ...

  11. 9-Year Old Rapper MattyB Bounds Onto Billboard Social 50 Chart

    March 15, 2012 6:37 PM EDT Making a big debut at No. 11 on the Social 50 this week is a 9-year old rapper from Atlanta, known simply as MattyB. As seen on NBC's "Today" rapping "Ice Ice Baby" and featured on "The Insider," MattyB bows this ...

  12. Adele, Prince... and Vanilla Ice? The 20 Albums to Lead the Billboard 200 for 16 Weeks or More

    January 19, 2012 5:12 PM EST As previously reported , Adele's "21" tops the Billboard 200 album chart for a 16th week, marking the survey's longest reign since the "Titanic" soundtrack also led for 16 frames in 1998. Since the chart began appeari ...

  13. Weekly Chart Notes: Adele, Van Halen, Aretha Franklin

    January 19, 2012 4:15 PM EST 0 0 0 Adele's "21" becomes just the 20th album in the Billboard 200's five-decade-plus history to reign for at least 16 weeks SWEET 16: As previously reported , Adele 's "21" tops the Billboard 200 album chart for a 16th ...

  14. Can Anything Stop Adele's '21' Reign at No. 1?

    January 05, 2012 1:29 PM EST With few new major album releases out this week -- as is customary at the beginning of the year -- Adele's "21" will likely spend a 15th week at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart next week. It's projected to sell anywhere betwee ...

  15. Ask Billboard: Chart Moves, Like 'Jagger'

    September 02, 2011 7:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, sales and airplay, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and co ...

  16. Down With the Clown: ICP Gathering of the Juggalos Diary, Day 3

    August 14, 2011 4:21 PM EDT 0 0 0 Editor's Note: To describe the Insane Clown Posse's Gathering of the Juggalos as one of the more outrageous music festivals is, perhaps, an understatement. To fully grasp the infamy surrounding the fest and the entire Juggalo subculture, o ...

  17. Billboard Bits: Rihanna Shout-Outs Kathy Griffin's S&M' Cover, Vanilla Ice On Justin Bieber

    July 22, 2011 6:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Rihanna Digs Kathy Griffin's Cover of 'S&M' She may be bad, but she's perfectly good at it: Comedian Kathy Griffin was captured doing a karaoke ve ...

  18. Justin Timberlake, Jimmy Fallon Bust Out 'History of Rap' Sequel: Watch

    July 20, 2011 9:14 AM EDT 0 0 0 Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon debuted a sequel of sorts to their "History of Rap" on Tuesday night. The duo's original "History of Rap" -- a timeline of hip-hop -- went viral after its September debut on NBC's &quo ...

  19. Jeremih Strips Adele's 'Rumour' Down

    June 20, 2011 9:58 AM EDT 0 0 0 Let the man stand up with a drum kit to his right, keys to his left, and a reverb-heavy guitar backing him up, and R&B hitmaker Jeremih has his way with the retro soul of Adele 's "Rumour Has It," in this week's Mashup Monday ...

  20. Remembering 15 Forgotten Hot 100 No. 1s

    March 09, 2011 1:05 PM EST 0 0 0 As Billboard celebrates 1,000 No. 1s in the Billboard Hot 100's storied archives , it's inevitable that certain past toppers require an extra pause before triggering recognition. Despite all 1,000 titles having earned the honor of, at leas ...

  21. Chart Beat: Best Of 2010: Part 2

    December 15, 2010 2:35 PM EST 0 0 0 Through the end of the year, Chart Beat is looking back at the biggest achievements on Billboard's charts in 2010. From "Empire State of Mind" to "California Gurls," Lady Gaga to Lady Antebellum, B.o.B to "OMG," &q ...

  22. Weekly Chart Notes: P!nk, Bruno Mars, Band Perry

    December 02, 2010 4:45 PM EST 0 0 0 'GLASS' CEILING: As previously reported , "Raise Your Glass" is the toast of the Billboard Hot 100 , rising 2-1 to become P!nk 's third No. 1. The artist born Alecia Moore last led with "So What" the week of Sept. ...

  23. Insane Clown Posse Prepping 'Devastating' New Album

    October 27, 2010 11:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 I nsane Clown Posse will give its Juggalo fan base with a pair of albums in 2011 -- a three-disc compilation of guest appearances and a new studio set that the duo's Violent J promises will be "the bombest, most devastating thing we'v ...

  24. Vanilla Ice's Five Favorite Rappers

    October 26, 2010 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chart Article Vanilla Ice made his reality TV debut this month with "The Vanilla Ice Project," a new series on the DIY Network featuring the rapper (real name: Robert Van Winkle) turning a decrepit 7,000 square-foot property into a blinged ...

  25. Vanilla Ice Shows Off House-Flipping Skills on New Reality Show

    October 14, 2010 2:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 V anilla Ice will make his reality TV debut tonight when "The Vanilla Ice Project," a half-hour series showcasing the rapper's home renovation methods, premieres on DIY Network at 9 P.M. ET. With ten episodes focusing on the "Ice ...

  26. Why Bret Michaels & Other Music Stars Turn to Reality TV for Fame, Fortune

    September 08, 2010 3:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 B ret Michaels , veteran of six-count 'em, six-reality shows, has two bits of advice for artists looking to break into the genre: "Never wear white on TV unless you're at your fighting weight," he says. "And never drink too ...

  27. Keane with Ingrid Michaelson / August 6, 2010 / Brooklyn, NY (Williamsburg Waterfront)

    August 10, 2010 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 "This is pretty exciting for us, not just singing in front of the world's most exciting skyline but such exciting people," exclaimed Keane frontman Tom Chaplin, perched atop a speaker at the Williamsburg Waterfront on Friday (Aug. 6). ...

  28. Billboard Bits: Vanilla Ice Goes DIY, Britney Spears Album Rumors

    August 05, 2010 6:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Vanilla Ice Goes DIY Robert Van Winkle, better known as 90s rapper Vanilla Ice, is set to star in a home improvement TV series on the DIY Network. According to a report f ...

  29. Chart Beat Thursday: "Glee" Club Of Hits Expands

    May 13, 2010 4:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 "GLEE": THE ROAD TO THE RECORD BOOK: While the members of William McKinley High School's glee club initially feared that joining the singing troupe would hurt their potential popularity, this week's Billboard Hot 100 illustrates ...

  30. Chart Beat Thursday: B.o.B, Bobby & Billboard

    April 22, 2010 4:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 NOTHING BEATS 'NOTHIN' ': As previously reported , B.o.B ascends 2-1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Nothin' On You," featuring Bruno Mars. The 21-year-old B.o.B, born Bobby Ray Simmons, Jr., is the just the fifth male r ...

  31. Public Enemy's 'Fear Of A Black Planet' Track-By-Track

    March 13, 2010 6:09 PM EST 0 0 0 Public Enemy's Chuck D. tells the story behind the songs on 1990's smash 'Fear of a Black Planet.' Read, listen and learn. Excerpted from Chuck D's "Lyrics Of A Rap Revolutionary." Used with Permission of the Autho ...

  32. Alicia Keys Scores First U.K. No. 1 Album

    February 08, 2010 8:33 AM EST 0 0 0 Alicia Keys is celebrating her first U.K. No. 1 album, after "The Element of Freedom" (J/Sony Music Entertainment) moved up one place on the new Official Charts Company survey. Owl City 's "Fireflies" (Universal Island) star ...

  33. Chart Beat Thursday: Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Billie Holiday

    September 10, 2009 3:58 PM EDT 0 0 0 SHE'S GOT THE 'LOOK': How long had it been since Whitney Houston presided over the Billboard 200? Until this week, the superstar last led when the soundtrack to the "The Bodyguard," credited as a Houston album in Billboard&# ...

  34. Ask Billboard: Kelly Clarkson, UB40, LeAnn Rimes, Tim McGraw

    May 29, 2009 3:12 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Gary Trust at askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. CUBAN STARS Hi Gary, Always a ple ...

  35. Chart Beat: Katy Perry, Leona Lewis, Coldplay

    July 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred and his readers discuss Katy Perry, the first rock song, Leona Lewis and more! TIME FOR A CHANGE? Dear Fred, It is a significant achievement that Katy Perry has achieved the rock era's 1000th Number One single on the Billboard pop charts w ...

  36. Chart Beat

    September 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses matchbox twenty, Fergie, Pavarotti and more! HOW 'FAR'? 'FAR' FINE: Just last week, I reported that Carrie Underwood had the second biggest Hot 100 leap of the year, thanks to the 93-17 jump of "So Small" ...

  37. Ringtones, MySpace

    March 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Tangled Web: A weekly column featuring intriguing online music-related issues & destinations. This Week: Ringtones, MySpace THE TELEPHONE IS RINGING: It seems anybody who owns a cell phone these days has also downloaded a custom ringtone of some ...

  38. CHART BEAT CHAT

    November 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred Bronson discusses country artists on the R&B chart, radio and ringtones with readers. SHOULD HAVE STUDIED THE BOOK A LITTLE MORE Hi Fred, You mentioned that Tim McGraw is the first country artist since Conway Twitty to appear on the R&B ...

  39. 29TunesOnTV

    July 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for July 12-18, 2004. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, JULY 12 "Live With Regis & Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Monica (also scheduled: Mark Consuelos). "On-Air With Ryan Seacrest, ...

  40. 38TunesOnTV

    September 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Sept. 16-22, 2002. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, SEPT. 16 "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," NBC Featured Artist: Our Lady Peace (also scheduled: Bernie Mac, Jill ...

  41. Tunes On TV

    November 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Week of November 12 - November 18, 2001 Week of November 12 - November 18, 2001 NOVEMBER 12 What's My 20?, VH1 Featured Artists - Bon Jovi, Madonna, Milli Vanilli, Vanilla Ice Bravo Profiles, Bravo Featured Artists - George Jones, Tammy Wynette ...

  42. Toledo Cops Stop Insane Clown Posse Show

    July 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Police pulled the plug on rap group Insane Clown Posse's concert Sunday in Toledo, Ohio, after more than 100 fans rushed onto the stage. Authorities said they stopped the concert because of safety con Police pulled the plug on rap group Insane ...

  43. Are You Man Enough?

    July 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The members of Betty Blowtorch are half-kidding when they sing, "We've got no integrity/But we sure do look good." In fact, the Los Angeles-based band is usually half-kidding. The members of Betty Blowtorch are half-kidding when they ...