1. Chart Highlights: Phillip Phillips Makes History On Adult Pop Songs

    December 17, 2012 5:30 PM EST 0 0 0 The singer is the first 'American Idol' champion to send a debut single to No. 1 on Adult Pop Songs, where 'Home' hikes 2-1. Plus, new No. 1s from Ellie Goulding and Steven Curtis Chapman. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at ...

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  3. Chart Highlights: Prince Returns With 'RNR Affair'

    September 24, 2012 5:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Purple One graces Billboard's Adult Contemporary chart for the first time since 1994, as 'RNR Affair' bows at No. 22. Plus; New No. 1s for P!nk, Karmin and Jason Aldean. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Bi ...

  4. Sony/ATV Signs STB Music

    February 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST Sony/ATV Music Publishing Ltd. has signed a worldwide administration agreement with STB Music, the publishing arm of reggae/dancehall record label VP Records. VP claims to be the largest reggae label, home to artists like Sean Paul, T.OK, Morgan H ...

  5. Beenie Man Readying 'Undisputed' New Set

    January 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A new Beenie Man single, "Hmm Hmm," is due to reach U.S. airwaves in late March. The track was produced by Tony Kelly (Sean Paul, Wayne Wonder) and will appear on the reggae artist's new album, "Undis A new Beenie Man single, &qu ...

  6. 45TunesOnTV

    November 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Nov. 1-7, 2004. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, NOV. 1 "The Jane Pauley Show," Syndicated Featured artist: John Mellencamp. "Las Vegas," NBC Featured artist: Black Eyed Peas. " ...

  7. Kevin Lyttle

    August 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Atlantic Records has had its fair share of success in bringing reggae to the masses. Atlantic Records has had its fair share of success in bringing reggae to the masses. First it was through Atlantic-distributed VP Records artists Sean Paul, Wayne W ...

  8. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week

    July 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV (July 26-Aug. 1, 2004). HEY PORTER, CHECKIT, AIII ? The anomaly that is "Da Ali G Show" -- which rides the fine line between hysterical and thoroughly annoying -- will feature an appeara ...

  9. Hot Product

    November 30, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Elephant Man 'Good' Vibrations VP Records and Atlantic Records are looking to repeat the mainstream success of dancehall reggae acts Sean Paul and Wayne Wonder with their partnership on Elephant Man's "Good 2 Go." Due this w ...

  10. Elephant Man: Ready 4 U.S. Success

    November 21, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. VP Records and Atlantic Records are looking to repeat the mainstream success of dancehall reggae acts Sean Paul and Wayne Wonder with their partnership on Elephant Man's "Good 2 Go." Due ...

  11. Red Star Sounds Presents Def Jamaica

    November 01, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rap and dancehall reggae are fruits from the same musical tree, so it only makes sense that Heineken's Red Star Sounds teamed with Tuff Gong and Def Jam to bring together the two genres for its third Rap and dancehall reggae are fruits from the ...

  12. Hot Product

    October 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Other key titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: Atlantic's "Sessions@AOL" compilation, featuring live tracks from Coldplay, Avril Lavigne, Missy Elliott, Alicia Keys and Jewel, among others. The fourth studio albu ...

  13. Coldplay, Missy Highlight 'Sessions' Disc

    September 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Atlantic Records has set an Oct. 14 release date for "Sessions@AOL," a compilation album featuring live, in-studio performances culled from the streaming bi-weekly music series, which runs on AOL Musi Atlantic Records has set an Oct. 14 re ...

  14. The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2003 Nominees

    August 28, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2003 Nominees Below is the final list of nominees for the The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2003, which will be presented Oct. 13 in Miami and broadcast in November on BET. ARTIST OF THE YEAR -- MALE SOLO Jay-Z Nelly Ba ...

  15. Elephant Man Is 'Good 2 Go' On New Album

    July 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jamaican sensation Elephant Man will release his fourth album, "Good 2 Go," Sept. 23 through VP Records. The set, which will feature the single "Pon De River, Pon De Bank," is the artist's first for N Jamaican sensation Elep ...

  16. Beyonce Continues U.K. Chart Dominance

    July 21, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Beyonce Knowles remained the queen of the U.K. sales charts, as she notched another week at No. 1 with her "Crazy in Love" single featuring Jay-Z and "Dangerously in Love" album (Columbia). Her main n Beyonce Knowles remained the ...

  17. Evanescence Tops U.K. Singles, Album Charts

    June 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Evanescence achieved chart domination in the U.K. yesterday (June 22). The newly published sales charts showed the band not only staying at No. 1 for a third week with the single "Bring Me To Life" fe Evanescence achieved chart domination ...

  18. Breaking & Entering

    June 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: The Postal Service, Lumidee, Dierks Bentley, and RA. A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. GOING POSTA ...

  19. Mariah, TLC Highlight 'Zootopia'

    June 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 New York top-40 powerhouse WHTZ (Z100) celebrated its 20th birthday last night (June 1) at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., but it was Mariah Carey who was the belle of the ball. New York top-40 powerhouse WHTZ (Z100) celebrated its 20th bir ...

  20. CHART BEAT CHAT

    May 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Chart Beat" columnist Fred Bronson discusses charts with readers. This week: Kenny G, Lisa Marie Presley, reggae, and airplay. BOOKENDS Hi Fred, Speaking of "Auld Lang Syne" by Kenny G in your column last week, did you ever noti ...

  21. Reggae, Mainstream Acts To Play Sumfests

    May 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sean Paul, Wayne Wonder, Beenie Man, Elephant Man, and Lady Saw will appear at the inaugural U.S. version of the Red Stripe Reggae Sumfest, as well as the 11th annual Sumfest in Jamaica. The U.S. even Sean Paul, Wayne Wonder, Beenie Man, Elephant Ma ...

  22. Mariah, Britney, More Added To 'Zootopia'

    April 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Mariah Carey, Kelly Clarkson, Third Eye Blind, and Jewel have been added as performers for New York radio station Z100's annual Zootopia concert, set for June 1 at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N Mariah Carey, Kelly Clarkson, Third Eye Bli ...

  23. TLC To Make Final Live Appearance

    April 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The two surviving members of R&B outfit TLC will stage their farewell live performance June 1 at New York radio station Z100's annual Zootopia concert. As reported yesterday, the event will be hel The two surviving members of R&B outfit ...

  24. Billboard Bits: Zootopia, Tiesto, 'First Family Of Pop'

    April 16, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Zootopia, Tiesto, 'First Family Of Pop' New York radio station Z100's annual Zootopia concert will be held June 1 at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. Among the confirmed acts are Ashanti, Ja Rule, 'N Sync's JC ...

  25. Additional titles hitting stores this week include:

    March 10, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Additional titles -- A new studio album from singer/songwriter Ani DiFranco, "Evolve" (Righteous Babe). -- Dancehall veteran Buju Banton's "Friend for Life" (VP/Anti), featuring Sly & Robbie, Fat Joe, and Wayne Wonder. - ...

  26. Buju Banton Has 'Friends' On New Album

    February 20, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Two days after the March 11 release of his sixth album, "Friends for Life," Buju Banton will be doing what he loves best: performing. The dancehall reggae progenitor kicks off a 60-city U.S. t ...

  27. Buju Banton Enlists 'Friends' For New LP

    January 17, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Jamaican dancehall star Buju Banton is set to release "Friends for Life," his first album in almost three years, March 11 on VP/WEA/Atlantic and March 3 in Europe via Anti/Epitaph. Written and co-prod Jamaican dancehall star Buju Banton is ...