1. The Top 25 Biggest Selling Latin Albums of the Last 25 Years: Selena, Shakira & More

    October 17, 2017 8:53 AM EDT 0 0 0 Who are in the top 25 biggest selling Latin albums of the last 25 years? Selena Quintanilla ’s larger-than-life reputation reigns supreme as the “Queen of Tejano” holds the coveted No. 1 spot with the posthumous Dreaming of You , selling 2,942,000 u ...

  2. The Black Crowes Announce 2013 Tour Dates, Live Album

    December 26, 2012 5:15 PM EST 0 0 0 The Black Crowes will close out a short hiatus in 2013 with a world tour, dubbed the "Lay Down with Number 13" trek, as well as a new live release, "Wiser For the Time." The rock group, which has been silent since 2010, has plott ...

  3. Gotye Releasing 10 'Somebody That I Used To Know' Remixes on 1 Album

    May 31, 2012 12:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Artist also announces North American tour dates, 2006 album re-release How do you celebrate the news that your xylophone-laden smash single is the year's longest-running No. 1 on the Hot 100 chart? By releasing an album featuring 10 separate re ...

  4. Joe Jonas Plots U.S. Tour with Jay Sean

    August 16, 2011 1:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Before he joins Britney Spears on her European trek, Joe Jonas will showcase his debut album, "Fastlife," on a fall U.S. tour with fellow pop singer Jay Sean . The 19-city run kicks off in Boston on Sept. 6, with tickets going on sale on A ...

  5. Return to Forever to Play New Music on Summer Tour

    May 16, 2011 3:17 PM EDT 0 0 0 After a successful run through Australia earlier this year, Return to Forever IV -- the latest incarnation of the jazz supergroup -- comes home for a 32-date North American tour this summer. And it will have some new music in tow, promises keyboardi ...

  6. Roger Daltrey Plots North American Tour

    August 03, 2009 3:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 With the Who inactive for the moment, Roger Daltrey will mount a 29-show Use It Or Lose It solo tour of North America starting Oct. 10 at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver. The nearly eight-week outing is his first solo trek on these shores since ...

  7. Buena Vista Social Club Bassist Lopez Dead At 76

    February 10, 2009 12:00 AM EST Orlando "Cachaito" Lopez, considered the "heartbeat" of Cuba's legendary Buena Vista Social Club for his internationally acclaimed bass playing, died Monday of complications from prostate surgery, fellow musicians said. He ...

  8. Queensryche Probes War On 'American Soldier'

    January 26, 2009 6:19 PM EST 0 0 0 Queensryche examines the plight of the American soldier on a new album of the same name, due March 31 on Atco/Rhino. The project details the physical and emotional effects of combat experience. Songs like "Middle of Hell" relate what it� ...

  9. 'Live' Long And Prosper

    September 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In 1997, 14-year-old LeAnn Rimes was already a success. A year earlier she had scored her first top 10 with the traditional country throwback "Blue," which reached that region on Hot Country Songs. In 1997, 14-year-old LeAnn Rimes was alre ...

  10. Gym Class Heroes, The Roots Team For Fall Tour

    August 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In one of the more eclectic bills of the fall, Gym Class Heroes and the Roots will co-headline a tour beginning Oct. 2 in Baltimore, with support from U.K. up-and-comer Estelle. In one of the more eclectic bills of the fall, Gym Class Heroes and the ...

  11. My Morning Jacket Reveal Headlining Tour

    May 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 My Morning Jacket will follow up its performance at Bonnaroo in Manchester, Tenn., with a headlining run, beginning June 20 at Radio City Music Hall in New York. My Morning Jacket will follow up its performance at Bonnaroo in Manchester, Tenn., with ...

  12. Buena Vista Social Club's Oramas Dies At 95

    March 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Cuban musician Faustino Oramas, adored for his saucy ballads and one of the last remaining stars behind the acclaimed "Buena Vista Social Club" album, died today (March 27) at age 95, Cuban state radi Cuban musician Faustino Oramas, adored ...

  13. Duff Gets Personal On Dance-Driven New Album

    March 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As multimedia momentum goes, no one need teach 19-year-old Hilary Duff a thing. For the past decade, she has built a career that began on TV, peaking in 2001 with her title role in Disney's 65-episode As multimedia momentum goes, no one need te ...

  14. DVD Slowdown Eases, Prices Still Falling

    October 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Nine-month spending at $15.9 billion. The third quarter is ending on a mixed note for DVD suppliers: The consumer video spending slowdown of the past 18 months appears to be leveling off, but price erosion at retail continues to affect the market. ...

  15. Switchfoot Gets 'Dirty' For Sixth Studio Album

    September 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Barely a year out from the release of its last album, rock act Switchfoot will return Dec. 26 with another new studio set, "Oh! Gravity." Barely a year out from the release of its last album, rock act Switchfoot will return Dec. 26 with an ...

  16. Frank Black Drafts New Band For Fall Tour

    August 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Frank Black will take a new backing band on the road with him during his headlining tour this fall. Frank Black will take a new backing band on the road with him during his headlining tour this fall. Beginning Oct. 1 at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe, ...

  17. Buena Vista Readies Original Titles For Blu-ray

    July 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Series of short films to be shot in high-definition. Raising the bar in the Blu-ray Disc vs. HD DVD battle, Buena Vista Home Entertainment is creating a series of short films to be shot in high-definition to accompany select films the studio will ...

  18. Buena Vista Preps Blu-ray Releases

    July 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Titles to hit shelves September 19. The first wave of Blu-ray releases from Buena Vista Home Entertainment will hit stores September 19. Titles available on that date will include "Dinosaur" and "Eight Below," from Walt Disney ...

  19. 'Narnia' Top Selling DVD This Year

    May 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Sales top 11 million since April 4 release. Buena Vista Home Entertainment reported Tuesday (May 16) sales of more than 11 million DVDs of "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe," making it the top-selling DVD so ...

  20. Concord Names Holden To VP Role

    May 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Label vet previously with Buena Vista, Virgin, EMI. Concord Music Group has appointed Peter Holden to the newly created position of VP of international sales and marketing. He will report directly to Concord’s GM, Gene Rumsey and is based in L.A. ...

  21. Fiona Taps Rice, Garza For Summer Trek

    April 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Having completed a supporting run with Coldplay, Fiona Apple will embark on a summer headlining tour, beginning June 20 in Phoenix. Having completed a supporting run with Coldplay, Fiona Apple will embark on a summer headlining tour, beginning June ...

  22. Buena Vista Singer Pio Leyva Dies In Cuba

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Pio Leyva, a singer and composer in the Buena Vista Social Club band of veteran Cuban musicians, died today (March 23) of a heart attack in Havana. He was 88. Pio Leyva, a singer and composer in the Buena Vista Social Club band of veteran Cuban musi ...

  23. Buena Vista Ups Hobson To Senior Sales VP

    March 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST Buena Vista Home Entertainment (BVHE) has promoted Jeanne Hobson to senior VP of sales and distribution. She reports to Pat Fitzgerald, executive VP of sales, distribution and trade marketing, and is Buena Vista Home Entertainment (BVHE) has promo ...

  24. Buena Vista, Warner Announce First Blu-ray Releases

    January 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Blu-ray ramp up continues as Buena Vista Home Entertainment and Warner Home Video have officially revealed their first releases for the format, which is expected to debut this spring. The Blu-ray ramp up continues as Buena Vista Home Entertain ...

  25. Marley, Hawthorne Heights Set For $2Bill Tour

    October 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley and Hawthorne Heights will be featured on MTV2's upcoming 10-stop $2Bill Tour. Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley and Hawthorne Heights will be featured on MTV2's upcoming 10-stop $2Bill Tour. The two act ...

  26. Disney Switches To EMI In Europe

    September 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Walt Disney's Buena Vista Music Group has inked an exclusive licensing deal with EMI Music covering the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, South Africa and the Middle East. LONDON -- Walt Disney's Buena Vista Music Group has inked an ex ...

  27. Buena Vista To Distribute Corman Library

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT More than 400 cult films included. Buena Vista Home Entertainment has acquired video distribution rights to the Roger Corman library of films. The deal, which includes rights to more than 400 cult films, will cover distribution in the U.S. and Can ...

  28. Disney Switches To EMI In Europe

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Duff's 'Most Wanted' to be worked under deal. Walt Disney Company's Buena Vista Music Group has inked an exclusive licensing deal with EMI Music covering the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, South Africa and the Middle East. ...

  29. Duff's 'Most Wanted' To Boast New Songs

    June 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Although she's only two non-holiday albums into her career, Hilary Duff is readying a best-of set for a late summer release. Although she's only two non-holiday albums into her career, Hilary Duff is readying a best-of set for a late summe ...

  30. Kings Of Leon, Secret Machines Make Touring Team

    June 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As first tipped here in April, Kings Of Leon and Secret Machines will head out on the road together this summer. As first tipped here in April, Kings Of Leon and Secret Machines will head out on the road together this summer. The tour will begin Jul ...

  31. BVHE Names Senior Operations VP

    May 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Buena Vista Home Entertainment has named Steven Dahl senior VP of operations. Dahl, who will be based in Burbank, Calif., will be in charge of BVHE supply chain functions including shipping and distri Buena Vista Home Entertainment has named Steve ...

  32. Buena Vista Makes Key Sales And Mktg Hires

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Guthrie named sales and distribution senior VP. Buena Vista Home Entertainment has revealed several new promotions in its sales and distribution and marketing divisions. Scott Guthrie, who was VP of sales and channel development, has been upped to ...

  33. 'Now' Brings Presley Spring Tour

    March 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With the release of her sophomore full-length album nearing, Lisa Marie Presley has confirmed a spring tour that will kick off April 26 in St. Petersburg, Fla. With the release of her sophomore full-length album nearing, Lisa Marie Presley has confi ...

  34. Green Day's 'Idiot' Hangs Onto No. 1

    January 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Green Day leads a slowly recovering Billboard 200 this week as "American Idiot" extends its return stay at No. 1 to a second consecutive and third overall week. Green Day leads a slowly recovering Billboard 200 this week as "American ...

  35. Buena Vista Social Club Presents Manuel Guajiro Mirabal

    January 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Buena Vista spin-off albums tend to be hit or miss. At their best, they showcase Cuban musical tradition in a new package of sound. At their worst, they're derivative, showcasing not-so-stellar talent Buena Vista spin-off albums tend to be hit ...

  36. Buena Vista Social Club Presents Manual Guajiro Mirabal

    January 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Buena Vista spin-off albums tend to be hit or miss, but this one is a pleasant surprise Buena Vista spin-off albums tend to be hit or miss, but this one is a pleasant surprise News Buena Vista ...

  37. Sugarcult, Hawthorne Heights Take Action

    December 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Modern rock acts Sugarcult and Hawthorne Heights will lead a rotating slate of artists through next year's Take Action! Tour which will raise funds and awareness of the National Hopeline Network. Modern rock acts Sugarcult and Hawthorne Heights ...

  38. Rod Returns To No. 1 With 'Stardust'

    October 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The third time is the charm for Rod Stewart, who with his latest collection of standards sits at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 for the first time in more than 25 years. The artist's new J Records release The third time is the charm for Rod Stewart ...

  39. Strait Arrow: '50 Number Ones' On Top Again

    October 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For a second week in a row, George Strait's "50 Number Ones" (MCA Nashville) is the No. 1 album on The Billboard 200. The set sold 190,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan, For a second week in a row, George ...

  40. Strait's '50 Number 1s' Bows At No. 1

    October 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Due to a reporting error from a mass merchant, Nielsen SoundScan has reprocessed The Billboard 200, reversing the order of the top two titles from the chart reported earlier today (Oct. 13). George St Due to a reporting error from a mass merchant, N ...

  41. CHART BEAT CHAT

    October 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson discusses Billboard's Hot 100, Hot Country Singles & Tracks charts and more with readers. ANCHOR POSITION Hi Fred! Did you notice that last week "Whatever U Want" by Christina Milian featuring Joe Budden became the th ...

  42. Rascal Flatts 'Feels Like' No. 1

    October 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rascal Flatts becomes only the second country <I>group</I> to top The Billboard 200 this week as its third Hollywood set, "Feels Like Today," debuts at No. 1. With U.S. sales of 201,000 copies, accord Rascal Flatts becomes only ...

  43. Bad Religion Takes 'Empire' On The Road

    September 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Stalwart California punk act Bad Religion has made plans for a fall U.S. tour that will kick off Oct. 14 in Dallas. Stalwart California punk act Bad Religion has made plans for a fall U.S. tour that will kick off Oct. 14 in Dallas. The run, which wi ...

  44. Backstreet Boys Return To The Road

    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As its first album since 2001's "Black and Blue" takes shape, the Backstreet Boys have confirmed a host of international tour dates this fall. As its first album since 2001's "Black and Blue" takes shape, the Backstreet ...

  45. Buena Vista Ups Key Business Affairs Exec

    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Carolyn Javier has been promoted to VP of business affairs for Buena Vista Music Group. She was VP of business affairs for the group's Hollywood Records label. Carolyn Javier has been promoted to VP of business affairs for Buena Vista Music G ...

  46. 'Passion' Moves 4.1M Units On Day One

    September 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT More than 4.1 million DVD copies of "The Passion of the Christ" were sold on its first day of sale, according to Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. More than 4.1 million DVD copies of “The Passion of the Christ” were sold on its f ...

  47. Buena Vista To Sponsor Aiken Tour

    July 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Buena Vista Home Entertainment is sponsoring Clay Aiken's first headlining tour in conjunction with the Oct. 5 release of "Aladdin" on DVD. The deal is believed to be the first time a video distributo Buena Vista Home Entertainment ...

  48. Buena Vista Introduces FastPlay

    June 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Technology will debut Aug. 17. Buena Vista Home Entertainment is introducing two new kid-friendly features for its Disney DVD line of animated films in August. FastPlay -- which allows viewers to watch a DVD without using a remote control -- debut ...

  49. Buena Vista Expands Reach Of EZ-D Films

    March 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST Buena Vista Home Entertainment is extending the availability of its titles released on limited-play EZ-D discs and is lowering their price. Buena Vista Home Entertainment is extending the availability of its titles released on limited-play EZ-D di ...

  50. OutKast Tops Final 2003 Album Chart

    December 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 OutKast's double-disc "Speakerboxxx/The Love Below" (Arista) returns to the pinnacle of The Billboard 200 reflecting in the final full sales week of 2003. The 4-1 rebound marks the third separate occa OutKast's double-disc " ...

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