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Antonio Banderas was "afraid" of dating Madonna

Tue, 09 Aug 2011
Antonio Banderas was

New York City, NY, United States (Celebrity News Service) - Antonio Banderas says he was "afraid" of dating Madonna because she was too "powerful."

 

Gavin DeGraw injured after attack in New York City

Tue, 09 Aug 2011
Gavin DeGraw injured after attack in New York City

Los Angeles, CA, United States (Celebrity News Service) - Singer Gavin DeGraw was attacked by a group of men in New York City early Monday morning and is currently recovering at a New York hospital.

 

"American Idol" stars Scotty McCreery, Lauren Alaina debut music videos

Tue, 09 Aug 2011

Los Angeles, CA, United States (Celebrity News Service) - With the first country twosome having led this year's "American Idol" finale, winner Scotty McCreery and first runner-up Lauren Alaina teamed up with CMT for the release of their very first music videos.

 

Kelly Rowland suffers wardrobe malfunction

Tue, 09 Aug 2011
Kelly Rowland suffers wardrobe malfunction

New York, NY, United States (Celebrity News Service) - Singer Kelly Rowland experienced a wardrobe malfunction while performing at a concert in New Jersey this past Sunday.

 

Jay-Z, Kanye dedicate "Watch the Throne" track to slain college student

Tue, 09 Aug 2011
Jay-Z, Kanye dedicate

Los Angeles, CA, United States (Celebrity News Service) - A track on Jay-Z and Kanye West's collaboration Watch The Throne has been dedicated to a slain college student.

 

Jackson kids donate artwork to Children's Hospital

Tue, 09 Aug 2011
Jackson kids donate artwork to Children's Hospital

Los Angeles, CA, United States (Celebrity News Service) - Michael Jackson's children appeared at the Children's Hospital Los Angeles on Monday to donate some of Jackson's artwork to the facility.

 

Nelly Furtado Debuts New Songs At Concert

Tue, 31 Aug 2010
Nelly Furtado Debuts New Songs At Concert

Nelly Furtado is getting ready to make her comeback to the music scene with her upcoming English language album. She surprised fans by performing two new tracks at a recent concert.

 

OK Go Kicks Off New Tour With A Remixing Contest

Tue, 31 Aug 2010
OK Go Kicks Off New Tour With A Remixing Contest

OK Go will kick off their extensive North American tour with a performance at the Los Angeles County Fair on October 3rd and a remixing contest on September 21st.

 

Justin Bieber's Fever Puts New York Show On Hold

Mon, 30 Aug 2010
Justin Bieber's Fever Puts New York Show On Hold

Justin Bieber has a bad case of fever? The tween heartthrob has been forced to postpone his New York concert after falling ill. The New York State Fair gig for August 29, Sunday, has now been moved to Wednesday, September 1.

 

Jessica Simpson, Mariah Carey Ready New Christmas Albums

Mon, 30 Aug 2010
Jessica Simpson, Mariah Carey Ready New Christmas Albums

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas for two pop divas…again. Mariah Carey and Jessica Simpson are both planning on releasing their second holiday albums this year.

 

"Glee" Stars Claim Sony Music Owes Them Royalty Payments

Mon, 30 Aug 2010

Not all of the cast of "Glee" is reaping what they all sowed. Some of them are reportedly livid after claiming Sony Music stiffed them out of their profits from the show's soundtrack "Glee: The Music - Journey to Regionals."

 

Dave Matthews Enjoys Tequila Before And After DMB Performance

Mon, 30 Aug 2010
Dave Matthews Enjoys Tequila Before And After DMB Performance

Dave Matthews was spotted at the Sunset Marquee's Bar 1200 in West Hollywood sipping what seems to be his new favorite tequila, Riazul Anejo, during his stay in Los Angeles last week.

 

CMA Hosts Second Annual Live "Tweet ‘N' Greet" During "CMA Music Festival" September 1

Mon, 30 Aug 2010

"CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock" will air on Wednesday, September 1 and fans can once again head online to see what their favorite artists are saying. CMA will again host a live Twitter feed on ABC.com during the broadcast of the show.

 

MGMT Premieres New Video For "Congratulations"

Fri, 27 Aug 2010

Brooklyn-based rockers MGMT released their new album "Congratulations" on April 13 and now fans have a chance to catch the first new video for the song of the same name online.

 

Bon Jovi To Release New Greatest Hits Set

Thu, 26 Aug 2010
Bon Jovi To Release New Greatest Hits Set

Bon Jovi are releasing a brand new greatest hits collection spanning their 25-year-plus career. It's titled, what else, "Greatest Hits."

 

Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood To Host "CMA Awards" A Third Time

Thu, 26 Aug 2010
Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood To Host

Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood are both getting a third-go at their hosting gig at the "CMA Awards." They've been tapped to host "Country Music's Biggest Night" for a third time.

 

New Band We Are The Fallen Debuts New Single

Thu, 26 Aug 2010

There's a new band in town -- We Are The Fallen -- and it's made up of an American Idol and former members of Evanescence. They will debut their first single on October 12.

 

New Johnny Mathis Album Hits Stores In September

Thu, 26 Aug 2010

Legendary musician Johnny Mathis is adding yet another album to his already impressive list of albums. Mathis' new album, "Let It Be Me: Mathis In Nashville," will hit stores on September 21.

 

T.I. Taped "VH1 Storytellers," Will Air In December

Thu, 26 Aug 2010

T.I. has already taped his "VH1 Storytellers" episode, and though it won't air until December, it sounds like it's worth the wait.

 

Eminem Beats Out Debuts From Kem, Iron Maiden On Billboard Albums Chart

Thu, 26 Aug 2010
 Eminem Beats Out Debuts From Kem, Iron Maiden On Billboard Albums Chart

After recovering the top spot last week, Eminem spends his seventh non-consecutive week at #1 on the Billboard albums chart with "Recovery." "Recovery," featuring the hit singles "Not Afraid" and "Love the Way You Lie," spends the most weeks at #1 for an album since Taylor Swift's "Fearless." He sells 116,000 copies this week.

 

Eminem And Rihanna Top Billboard Hot 100 For Sixth Week With "Love The Way You Lie"

Thu, 26 Aug 2010
Eminem And Rihanna Top Billboard Hot 100 For Sixth Week With

Eminem and Rihanna continues their streak at #1 this week for a sixth week with "Love the Way You Lie." Eminem, who also has the #1 album on Billboard this week, sells another 207,000 copies of his hit single with Rihanna, which garnered even more attention when the video starring Megan Fox was released.

 

OK Go, Zac Brown Set To Join "Yo Gabba Gabba!" Tour

Wed, 25 Aug 2010
OK Go, Zac Brown Set To Join

With their latest tour kicking off this Friday, August 27th, Yo Gabba Gabba! has lined up some Super Music Friends to join DJ Lance Rock, Brobee, and the rest of the gang. You might recognize some of the artists set to join them on stage, like OK Go, Zac Brown, and Citizen Cope.

 

Jamiroquai To Release Seventh Album "Rock Dust Light Star"

Wed, 25 Aug 2010

Jamiroquai is back with some of the dance-fueled funk that won them critical acclaim and no less than 35 million albums sold worldwide. But while pop and rock music has taken a turn for the electronic, the Grammy-winning group are back with their most live sounding album yet.

 

Beatles Fans Come Together To Halt Demo Of Ringo's Birthplace

Wed, 25 Aug 2010
Beatles Fans Come Together To Halt Demo Of Ringo's Birthplace

After official demolition notices started appearing on the street, Beatles fans in Liverpool have initiated a campaign to preserve Ringo Starr's small terrace home at No. 9 Madryn Street. Dubbed "Save Madryn Street," it officially launched Wednesday at the Hard Day's Night Hotel in Liverpool.

 

Pete Yorn To Release New Album On September 28

Wed, 25 Aug 2010
Pete Yorn To Release New Album On September 28

Pete Yorn will be releasing his newest album in September and he's going to be one busy musician for the next couple of months.

 

Janet Jackson To Release "Icon" Collection

Wed, 25 Aug 2010
Janet Jackson To Release

With "Janet Jackson - Number Ones - Icon," Janet Jackson is set to release yet another compilation of her hits. This time though, she's adding just about "Nothing."

 

Shakira, Camila Earn Nomination In New MTV Video Music Award Category

Tue, 24 Aug 2010
Shakira, Camila Earn Nomination In New MTV Video Music Award Category

MTV is adding one more category to the list of awards being handed out as part of this year's 2010 MTV Video Music Awards. Shakira and Pitbull are among the nominees vying for the newly announced Moon Man.

 

Bob Dylan Combats Scalpers With Ticketless, Cash Only Show

Tue, 24 Aug 2010
Bob Dylan Combats Scalpers With Ticketless, Cash Only Show

Bob Dylan is the latest artist to find a way around scalpers and outrageous service fees from outlets like Ticketmaster and Live Nation. He wants his fans to pay cash at the door.

 

Rihanna To Be "Only Girl" With New Single, Album

Tue, 24 Aug 2010
Rihanna To Be

Rihanna is just coming off her hit "Last Girl on Earth" tour and she's already set to make her musical comeback. After being the "Good Girl Gone Bad" and the "Last Girl on Earth," Rihanna now plans to be the "Only Girl."

 

Eminem To Perform At 2010 MTV Video Music Awards

Mon, 23 Aug 2010
Eminem To Perform At 2010 MTV Video Music Awards

With more nominations than any other male artist this year, Eminem has been announced as the latest performer to take the stage at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards.

 

Madonna To Be Featured On David Guetta Album Re-Release

Mon, 23 Aug 2010
Madonna To Be Featured On David Guetta Album Re-Release

David Guetta is planning on re-releasing his smash album "One Love" and he's getting help from the Queen of Pop.

 

"Idol" Winner Lee DeWyze's Album Due In November

Fri, 20 Aug 2010

After winning "American Idol" last May, Lee DeWyze is set to release his debut album later this year. While it was originally scheduled for an October release, DeWyze's major label debut will not hit stores November 16th.

 

Keri Hilson Reaches "Breaking Point" On New Album

Thu, 19 Aug 2010
Keri Hilson Reaches

Keri Hilson is back with a brand new single and album that's strictly for the ladies. So much so that she's named her album "No Boys Allowed."

 

Eminem And Rihanna Spend Fifth Week At #1 On Billboard Hot 100

Thu, 19 Aug 2010
Eminem And Rihanna Spend Fifth Week At #1 On Billboard Hot 100

Eminem and Rihanna are at the top for a fifth frame on the Billboard Hot 100 this week with "Love the Way You Lie." The smash single, off Eminem's "Recovery," is #1 for another week and also returns to #1 on the digital sales chart, selling 254,000 this week. This week at #1 gave Rihanna her tenth week at the top this year, more than any other artist this year.

 

Chelsea Handler Announced As Host Of MTV VMAs

Thu, 19 Aug 2010

Chelsea Handler has officially been announced as the host of the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards. The "Chelsea Lately" host will be the first woman to be given the honor since 1994.

 

Jay-Z Still Hip-Hop's Richest Rapper With $63 Million

Wed, 18 Aug 2010
Jay-Z Still Hip-Hop's Richest Rapper With $63 Million

Jay-Z is the hip-hop's richest, according to the Cash Kings list conducted by Forbes. The 40-year-old rap superstar and business mogul raked in $63 million over the last 12 months.

 

Justin Bieber, B.o.B. Performing At MTV Video Music Awards

Wed, 18 Aug 2010
Justin Bieber, B.o.B. Performing At MTV Video Music Awards

Good news for the Beliebers, or fans of Justin Bieber. The 16-year-old star is set to perform at this year's MTV Video Music Awards.

 

Eminem Recovers The #1 Spot On Billboard Albums Chart

Wed, 18 Aug 2010
Eminem Recovers The #1 Spot On Billboard Albums Chart

After two weeks as runner-up, Eminem climbs back into the top spot of the Billboard albums chart with "Recovery." "Recovery" hits #1 again selling 132,000 for his sixth non-consecutive week at the top and his eighth week of sales of over 100,000. The album also surpasses the 2 million sales mark this week, becoming 2010's biggest seller behind Lady Antebellum's "Need You Now."

 

Backstreet Boys And New Kids On The Block Collaborating On Joint Tour

Wed, 18 Aug 2010
Backstreet Boys And New Kids On The Block Collaborating On Joint Tour

Two of the biggest boybands of the last decades are said to be collaborating on a tour. New Kids on the Block and the Backstreet Boys are apparently close to signing a deal with Live Nation for a 2011 road show.

 

Christina Aguilera Blames Lady Gaga For Poor Album Sales

Wed, 18 Aug 2010
Christina Aguilera Blames Lady Gaga For Poor Album Sales

The U.K.'s Now magazine is reporting that Christina Aguilera is blaming her lack of success lately on Lady Gaga.

 

John Lennon's 1971 Letter to Aspiring British Folk Singer Arrives 34 years Late

Tue, 17 Aug 2010
John Lennon's 1971 Letter to Aspiring British Folk Singer Arrives 34 years Late

A then 21 year old aspiring British Folk Singer, Steve Tilston, gave an interview in 1971 to the now defunct "Zigzag" music magazine and expressed his fears that fame and fortune could ruin his career and personality.

 

Bush, Daughtry Added To Pensacola Beach Festival Line-Up

Tue, 17 Aug 2010
Bush, Daughtry Added To Pensacola Beach Festival Line-Up

De Luna Fest, the first major music festival in the Pensacola area in more than four years, is bringing an impressive line-up of to its inaugural year. Among those supporting the area affected by the oil spill are headliners like Bush, Daughtry, and 30 Seconds to Mars.

 

CMA Nominations To Be Announced In 2 Cities, 2 Days

Tue, 17 Aug 2010

CMA will be announcing the final nominees for "The 44th Annual CMA Awards" in two days from two cities. The "Country's Biggest Morning" will be held in Nashville on August 31 and in New York on September 1.

 

Selena Gomez Reveals Details On "A Year Without Rain"

Tue, 17 Aug 2010
Selena Gomez Reveals Details On

Selena Gomez is getting ready to release her second album with her band Selena Gomez & the Scene titled "A Year Without Rain," which features ten new tracks from the Disney Channel star.

 

Composer Rahman Seeks 'Positive Publicity' For Commonwealth Games

Mon, 16 Aug 2010
Composer Rahman Seeks 'Positive Publicity' For Commonwealth Games

Oscar winner composer, A. R. Rahman, feels pained at the "negative publicity" generated around the mega-sports event, Commonwealth Games 2010. While saying so he urged the media persons to "present a positive image of the Games to the international community."

 

Daughtry To Perform At JFK Airport's Terminal 5 As Part Of JetBlue Concert Series

Mon, 16 Aug 2010
Daughtry To Perform At JFK Airport's Terminal 5 As Part Of JetBlue Concert Series

JetBlue is still making airline travel sound a lot sweeter than it is. They've scored Daughtry to perform at Terminal 5 at New York's JFK Airport as part of their "Live from T5" concert series.

 

Shakira Wants To Get Closer To Fans On New Tour

Fri, 13 Aug 2010
Shakira Wants To Get Closer To Fans On New Tour

Shakira wants to get closer to her fans. The Colombian superstar is currently working on her upcoming tour and is developing ways to get more "interactive."

 

Eminem Voted Favorite Act At The Oxegen Irish Music Fest

Thu, 12 Aug 2010
Eminem Voted Favorite Act At The Oxegen Irish Music Fest

Fans have named Eminem as the favorite headliner at the recently held Oxegen music festival in Ireland. The multi Grammy-winning rapper tops the favorite artists who performed at the festival in July.

 

Arcade Fire Earn First #1 Album On Billboard With "Suburbs"

Thu, 12 Aug 2010

Critic darlings Arcade Fire earn their first #1 album on the Billboard 200 albums chart this week. Their latest, "The Suburbs," debuts in the top spot selling 156,000 copies. It's their first album since 2007's "Neon Bible," which debuted at #2 with 92,000. They narrowly beat out another strong week from Eminem. His "Recovery" album continues at #2 this week with 152,000 copies.

 

Eminem And Rihanna Beat Out Taio Cruz, Taylor Swift Debut For #1 On Billboard Hot 100

Thu, 12 Aug 2010
Eminem And Rihanna Beat Out Taio Cruz, Taylor Swift Debut For #1 On Billboard Hot 100

Eminem and Rihanna were able to hold the #1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 for a fourth week, beating out Taio Cruz and even a debut from Taylor Swift. Eminem and Rihanna sold another 281,000 digital downloads this week of their hit "Love the Way You Lie" to remain in the top spot. The single also crosses the 2 million mark in digital sales this week as well.

 

Sum 41 Cancel Shows After Frontman Attack On Deryck Whibley

Thu, 12 Aug 2010
Sum 41 Cancel Shows After Frontman Attack On Deryck Whibley

Sum 41 have canceled their spot on the Vans Warped Tour after lead singer Deryck Whibley was attacked last week at a bar in Japan. Whibley, Avril Lavigne's soon-to-be ex-husband, is currently recovering.

 

Kanye West Reportedly Performing At The VMAs A Year After Taylor Swift Incident

Wed, 11 Aug 2010
Kanye West Reportedly Performing At The VMAs A Year After Taylor Swift Incident

Kanye West is returning to the scene of the crime. The "Heartless" hitmaker is reportedly taking the stage at the MTV Video Music Awards, where he infamously interrupted Taylor Swift's acceptance speech on stage last year.

 

Kenny Chesney, Jason Mraz Added To Farm Aid Line-Up

Wed, 11 Aug 2010
 Kenny Chesney, Jason Mraz Added To Farm Aid Line-Up

The 25th anniversary of the music festival and fundraiser Farm Aid has added some big names to its already ample line-up this year. Among those joining the list of homegrown stars are Kenny Chesney, Jason Mraz and Norah Jones.

 

Rapper Fat Joe Offered $100,000 For Live Broadcast Stream

Wed, 11 Aug 2010
Rapper Fat Joe Offered $100,000 For Live Broadcast Stream

Rapper Fat Joe has been given a financial help offer by a social networking site. After rival 50 Cent lyrically called him out for his dismal album sales, the 39-year-old rapper is now being offered a lifeline by XUMANII, which guarantees him a minimum of a $100,000 paycheck.

 

Weezer Features Jorge Garcia's Face On Cover Of Album "Hurley"

Tue, 10 Aug 2010
Weezer Features Jorge Garcia's Face On Cover Of Album

L.A.-based band Weezer's new album will surely lure "Lost" fans into buying it. The cover of "Hurley" features none other than the close up face of Jorge Garcia, who played the lovable Hurley on the recently concluded ABC series.

 

"Glee" Star Mark Salling Announces Release Of Debut Album

Wed, 11 Aug 2010

"Glee" star Mark Salling has announced the release of his debut album. The 27-year-old actor/singer, who plays jock Puck in the hit musical dramedy series, is set to release "Pipe Dreams" in October.

 

Eminem's New Video Criticized For "Glorifying Domestic Violence"

Sun, 08 Aug 2010
Eminem's New Video Criticized For

Rapper Eminem is no stranger to controversy and his latest music video for his hit "Love the Way You Lie," brings just that. The hit maker teamed up with chart topper Rihanna for their video, which critics are saying is glorifying domestic violence for its graphic scenes of physical abuse between two people.

 

India's Melody Queen Invited To Pakistan As State Guest

Mon, 09 Aug 2010

Music knows no boundaries. This adage was proven yet again with the Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani inviting the nightingale of India, Lata Mangeshkar, to his country as a state guest.

 

Katy Perry To Edit Beach Boys Reference Out Of "California Gurls"

Fri, 06 Aug 2010
Katy Perry To Edit Beach Boys Reference Out Of

Though Katy Perry has been riding a huge wave of success with her hit "California Gurls," the Beach Boys are trying to crash it. They're trying to get compensation for her own homage to West Coast women.

 

"American Idol" Winner Lee DeWyze Talks Upcoming New Album

Fri, 06 Aug 2010

"American Idol" winner Lee DeWyze is getting his first taste as concert headliner for thousands of people each night as part of the "American Idols LIVE!" tour. But as the tour wraps up next month, all eyes are on the 24-year-old Illinois native for his next move as he gets ready to release his first post-"Idol" album.

 

Taylor Swift's "Mine" Release Pushed Up Due To Leak

Thu, 05 Aug 2010
 Taylor Swift's

Taylor Swift was planning on making her single "Mine" belong to all of her fans when it was scheduled to be released to iTunes on August 16th. But after a low-quality version of the song leaked online, "Mine" has now been rush-released to iTunes and country radio.

 

Eminem And Rihanna Spend Third Week At #1 On Billboard Hot 100

Thu, 05 Aug 2010
Eminem And Rihanna Spend Third Week At #1 On Billboard Hot 100

Eminem and Rihanna are at the top yet again on the Billboard Hot 100 with their hit collaboration, "Love the Way You Lie." The single spends its third week at #1, thanks to its airplay gains and yet another week of digital sales of over 300,000 (it'll hit the 2 million mark next week).

 

CMA Special "Country's Night To Rock" Set For TV Premiere

Thu, 05 Aug 2010
CMA Special

Country music's superstars have reunited and taken the stage at the annual CMA Music Festival "Country's Night to Rock," set for its television premiere on ABC. The star-studded event will be hosted by 11-time CMA winner Tim McGraw on September 1.

 

Avenged Sevenfold Earn First #1 Album On Billboard With "Nightmare"

Wed, 04 Aug 2010
Avenged Sevenfold Earn First #1 Album On Billboard With

Avenged Sevenfold earn their first #1 album on the Billboard 200 chart with "Nightmare," sending Eminem's "Recovery" into the #2 slot after five weeks at #1. "Nightmare earns the top spot and the highest sales week ever for the rockers, moving 163,000 copies. Their previous peak was the #4 spot for their 2007 self-titled set.

 

Katy Perry, Pink To Perform At 2010 MTV Video Music Awards

Wed, 04 Aug 2010
Katy Perry, Pink To Perform At 2010 MTV Video Music Awards

Just after announcing the full list of nominees, MTV has unveiled some of the performers set to take the stage at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards. Katy Perry, Jay-Z, Pink, and a pregnant Alicia Keys are among the first announced for the annual pop culture event.

 

MTV VMA Announces Full Nominations List; Lady Gaga, Eminem Score Top Nods

Wed, 04 Aug 2010
MTV VMA Announces Full Nominations List; Lady Gaga, Eminem Score Top Nods

The 2010 MTV Video Music Awards has announced its full list of nominees, with Lady Gaga scoring a record-breaking 13 nods, while Eminem follows with 8. Fans may now vote for their favorites until September 12.

 

Aretha Franklin Injures Ribs From Fall, Cancels Brooklyn Shows

Wed, 04 Aug 2010
Aretha Franklin Injures Ribs From Fall, Cancels Brooklyn Shows

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin has injured her ribs after suffering from a fall. The 68-year-old music icon has been forced to cancel two shows in Brooklyn while she recovers from her injury.

 

Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber Head "Now 35" Compilation

Tue, 03 Aug 2010
Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber Head

While "Now 34" is still in the Top 10 of the Billboard charts, "Now 35" is already on its way for release at the end of the month. The latest in the hit music compilations will feature major hits from stars like Katy Perry, Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber.

 

Lady Gaga Earns 13 MTV Video Music Award Nominations

Tue, 03 Aug 2010
Lady Gaga Earns 13 MTV Video Music Award Nominations

Following her blood-soaked performance at the MTV Video Music Awards last year, Lady Gaga continues her "Bad Romance" with MTV, picking up a record-breaking, and unlucky, number of VMA nominations this year.

 

The White Stripes Docu-Film To Premiere On Showtime

Tue, 03 Aug 2010

Rock duo The White Stripes star in the new documentary that takes fans in a rare, unprecedented journey with Jack and Meg White as they tour Canada. "The White Stripes: Under White Northern Lights" will make its premium TV debut on Thursday.

 

VH1 Presents Foursquare Badge For Concertgoers

Mon, 02 Aug 2010

VH1 is rewarding music lovers with a chance to win an exclusive VIP access to unlimited concerts for a year. With the new "VH1 Fanatic Badge," fans can gain access to the "Unlock It To Rock It Sweepstakes" from July 22 to October 10.

 

Lady Gaga Protests SB1070 Immigration Law At Arizona Concert

Mon, 02 Aug 2010
Lady Gaga Protests SB1070 Immigration Law At Arizona Concert

While plenty of music artists have cancelled their Arizona concerts in protest of the controversial immigration bill SB1070, Lady Gaga wasn't one of them. Her show at the US Airways Center in Phoenix went on as scheduled on July 31st, but not without her addressing the issue to the thousands of fans in attendance.

 

Lady Gaga Dreaming Of Collaboration With Susan Boyle

Mon, 02 Aug 2010
Lady Gaga Dreaming Of Collaboration With Susan Boyle

This can go in the running for most bizarre matchup of the year. "Pokerface" hitmaker Lady Gaga has recently said that she would like to collaborate with British singer Susan Boyle for her upcoming second album.

 

Demi Lovato Talks "Camp Rock 2" Tour, New Album, And Joe Jonas

Mon, 02 Aug 2010
Demi Lovato Talks

If you've never heard of Demi Lovato, you probably have never tuned into the Disney Channel. Right now, you'd catch episodes of her sitcom "Sonny With a Chance," along with promos for her upcoming "Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam" and music videos starring the Texas-native all in between. While Lovato is the current face of Disney's pop machine, she's also easily one of the most talented. Her two self-penned albums "Don't Forget" and "Here We Go Again" have showed maturity beyond her 17 years and she's already at work on her third.

 

Country Duo Sugarland To Release Holiday-Themed Album

Mon, 31 Aug 2009
Country Duo Sugarland To Release Holiday-Themed Album

Country music duo Sugarland is set to release a 10-track holiday-themed record in October. "Gold And Green" will include 5 original songs co-written by members Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush.

 

"Glee: The Music, Volume 1" Hits Stores November 3

Mon, 31 Aug 2009

Columbia Records and Twentieth Century Fox Television will release "Glee: The Music, Volume 1" on November 3. Volume 1 is the first in a series of soundtracks for the hit musical television series.

 

Black Crowes Thank Fans With Double-Album Release

Mon, 31 Aug 2009

The Black Crowes release their eighth studio album today, "Before the Frost," which shows that the band, nearing 20 years in their recording career, are keeping up with the times with the unique album release.

 

The Rolling Stones Rocker Brian Jones'; Death To Be Reviewed 40 Years Later

Mon, 31 Aug 2009
The Rolling Stones Rocker Brian Jones'; Death To Be Reviewed 40 Years Later

The Rolling Stones founder Brian Jones' death will be reviewed 40 years later. The late guitarist's cause of death will be re-examined after Sussex police were handed new information.

 

Noel Gallagher Leaves Oasis

Mon, 31 Aug 2009
Noel Gallagher Leaves Oasis

Oasis have split. Noel Gallagher announced he had left the band in a short statement on their website Friday night, in which he blamed his deteriorating relationship with brother Liam for his decision.

 

Jack Ingram Partners With Barbecue Sauce For New Campaign

Fri, 28 Aug 2009
Jack Ingram Partners With Barbecue Sauce For New Campaign

Country music singer/songwriter Jack Ingram is partnering with KC Materpiece Barbecue Sauces and Marinades in a campaign encouraging Americans to grill throughout football season this Fall.

 

The Black Crowes Move Forward New Album Release Date

Fri, 28 Aug 2009

The Black Crowes have moved forward the release date of their new album to August 31. The rockers are also giving away the second disc to their LP as a "thank you" to their fans.

 

"Nirvana Live At Reading" To Hit CD And DVD In November

Fri, 28 Aug 2009

One of the most bootlegged concerts in rock history is officially coming to DVD and CD over 17 years later. Nirvana's performance at the UK's Reading Festival was named "Nirvana's #1 Greatest Moment" in an NME poll and ranked as #1 in Kerrang Magazine's "100 Gigs That Shook the World." "Nirvana Live at Reading," the fan-favorite performance, will release in CD and DVD on November 3rd.

 

Miley Cyrus Says New Hit Single "Isn't Who I Am"

Fri, 28 Aug 2009
Miley Cyrus Says New Hit Single

Miley Cyrus is preparing to release a brand new EP this weekend, "The Time of Our Lives," exclusively to Wal-Mart stores and earned her highest charting single yet with "Party in the U.S.A.," which is currently #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

 

DJ AM Found Dead In A New York Apartment

Fri, 28 Aug 2009

DJ AM, also known as Adam Goldstein, has died at the age of 36. He was found in dead in a Manhattan apartment on late Friday afternoon. At this time it is unclear what his cause of dead was, but TMZ is reporting that a prescription bottle of pills was found near his body.

 

Pete Doherty Gave A Private Show To A Teenage Fan

Fri, 28 Aug 2009
Pete Doherty Gave A Private Show To A Teenage Fan

Pete Doherty gave a private performance to a fan after he was thrown out of the rocker's concert. The unnamed teenager was asked to leave a secret show at London's Roundhouse venue for being underage but the Babyshambles star stepped in to save the boy's disappointment and took him and his mother to his dressing room for an impromptu show.

 

Robbie Williams Named Music's Greatest Superstar Of All Time In A Poll

Fri, 28 Aug 2009
Robbie Williams Named Music's Greatest Superstar Of All Time In A Poll

Robbie Williams has been named music's greatest superstar of all time. The "Angels" singer - who hasn't released a song since 2007 - topped a poll by MTV, beating his former bandmates Take That and the late King of Pop Michael Jackson, proving he still has a strong following.

 

Madonna Booed During Romanian Concert Over Gypsy Remark

Fri, 28 Aug 2009
Madonna Booed During Romanian Concert Over Gypsy Remark

Madonna's stance on equality was not warmly received in Romania. The pop superstar was booed during a concert after she mentioned discrimination of gypsies and homosexuals in the country.

 

Firm Building Madonna's Stage In Romania Fined Over Labor Safety Concern

Thu, 27 Aug 2009
Firm Building Madonna's Stage In Romania Fined Over Labor Safety Concern

One of the companies that worked on Madonna's stage for her "Sticky and Sweet" concert in Romania has been fined by labor inspectors over lack of workers' safety measures.

 

Black Eyed Peas, Miley Cyrus Hold Top Two Spots On Billboard Hot 100

Thu, 27 Aug 2009
Black Eyed Peas, Miley Cyrus Hold Top Two Spots On Billboard Hot 100

The Black Eyed Peas hold onto the #1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart for another week with their hit single, "I Gotta Feeling." The Black Eyed Peas continue to break records with their song, having not let go of the #1 spot since March with "Boom Boom Pow." Although Miley Cyrus, at #2 this week with "Party in the U.S.A.," could be a contender for the throne.

 

Malaysian Muslims Banned To Attend Black Eyed Peas Concert

Thu, 27 Aug 2009
Malaysian Muslims Banned To Attend Black Eyed Peas Concert

Malaysian Muslims are banned to watch the Black Eyed Peas when the chart-topping hip-hop group go into concert in Kuala Lumpur next month.

 

Timbaland Reveals Artists Offering Up "Shock Value"

Thu, 27 Aug 2009
Timbaland Reveals Artists Offering Up

Timbaland has revealed the artist line-up for his upcoming "Shock Value 2" album. Among the artists appearing on the follow-up to his successful "Timbaland Presents...Shock Value" project are Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake and the Jonas Brothers.

 

Reba McEntire Tops Billboard Albums Chart

Thu, 27 Aug 2009
Reba McEntire Tops Billboard Albums Chart

Country superstar Reba McEntire released her 33rd album, "Keep on Loving You," which debuts at #1 this week on the Billboard 200 Albums Chart, selling 96,000 copies its first week. The album is McEntire's second #1 album in a row and also the second country album to hit #1 on Billboard in a row, after George Strait's #1 debut last week. He moves down to #2 this week with 61,000 copies.

 

BET Celebrates Michael Jackson's Birthday With Weekend Of Specials

Thu, 27 Aug 2009
BET Celebrates Michael Jackson's Birthday With Weekend Of Specials

On August 29th, Michael Jackson would have turned 51 years old. To celebrate the birthday of the late superstar, BET is airing a series of specials over the weekend devoted to the King of Pop.

 

Beyonce Knowles Nominated For 3 MOBO Awards

Thu, 27 Aug 2009
Beyonce Knowles Nominated For 3 MOBO Awards

Beyonce Knowles has been nominated for three MOBOs. The "Beautiful Nightmare" singer is up for Best Video for "Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)," Best International Act and Best Album for "I Am... Sasha Fierce" at the annual British awards ceremony, which recognizes music of black origin.

 

Melanie Blatt Rules Out All Saints Reunion

Thu, 27 Aug 2009

All Saints "will never" get back together again, says Melanie Blatt. The star has ruled out reuniting with her former bandmates - Nicole Appleton, Natalie Appleton and Shaznay Lewis - insisting she is more interested in partying than performing.

 

Oasis Deny They Will Split Up

Thu, 27 Aug 2009
Oasis Deny They Will Split Up

Oasis "will die" before they split up. The band sparked rumours they were set to break after they were forced to pull out of the second night of the Virgin Media V Festival when singer Liam Gallagher contracted viral laryngitis, amid rumors he and brother Noel had been involved in a bust-up.

 

"Da Doo Ron Ron" Songwriter Ellie Greenwich Dies At 68

Thu, 27 Aug 2009

Pop singer/songwriter Ellie Greenwich has died of a heart attack after being admitted at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital in New York for pneumonia. She was 68.

 

Crazytown Reunite With Live Performance

Wed, 26 Aug 2009

Hip-hop/rock group Crazytown will be reuniting after five years with a live performance that features a slew of celebrity guests at Dolce Group's Les Deux on Wednesday.

 

Fall Out Boy's Patrick Stump Arrested

Wed, 26 Aug 2009
Fall Out Boy's Patrick Stump Arrested

Fall Out Boy's Patrick Stump has been arrested. The frontman was taken into custody by Beverly Hills police officers last night as he had a warrant for his arrest for previously driving without a license.

 

Target Teams With iTunes For Pearl Jam's Latest Album

Wed, 26 Aug 2009
Target Teams With iTunes For Pearl Jam's Latest Album

Retailer giant Target is working with iTunes Store to provide a special Target area on iTunes for exclusive album content. And their first project is Pearl Jam's upcoming ninth studio album, "Backspacer."

 

This Week On CMT Will See Comedy, Countdowns And Insider Interviews

Wed, 26 Aug 2009

This week on CMT, fans can catch comedy shows, a music countdown and insider interviews with news on some of country music's hottest stars.

 

Carrie Underwood And Brad Paisley Return As Hosts Of CMA Awards

Wed, 26 Aug 2009
Carrie Underwood And Brad Paisley Return As Hosts Of CMA Awards

Reigning CMA Male and Female Vocalists of the Year, Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, are set to host the next CMA Awards in November.

 

Jack Ingram Breaks Guinness Record For Most Consecutive Radio Interviews In 24 Hours

Wed, 26 Aug 2009
Jack Ingram Breaks Guinness Record For Most Consecutive Radio Interviews In 24 Hours

Country music singer Jack Ingram has set a Guinness World Record Wednesday morning for garnering the "Most Consecutive Radio Interviews in a 24 Hour Period." He has amassed a total of 215 interviews across most of the 50 states and parts of Canada, Ireland, and Australia, breaking the previous record of 96 interviews.

 

Rapper Fabolous To Celebrate Back To School With Miami Club Show

Wed, 26 Aug 2009
Rapper Fabolous To Celebrate Back To School With Miami Club Show

Rapper Fabolous wants to celebrate Back To School with South Florida club-goers. He'll perform at Mansion nightclub on Friday, August 28th.

 

Tommy The Clown And Snoop Dog Team Up To Help At-Risk Youths Through Art Of Performance

Wed, 26 Aug 2009
Tommy The Clown And Snoop Dog Team Up To Help At-Risk Youths Through Art Of Performance

Famed entertainer and Krumper Tommy The Clown and rapper Snoop Dogg are teaming up to create an organization to help at-risk youth across the country. The new foundation, C.L.O.U.T. (Changing Lives One Youth at a Time), will help provide a creative and social outlets for kids to help prevent other misplaced energy which often leads to gang violence, crime and abuse.

 

Bikini-Clad Britney Joins Russell Brand For New VMA Promo

Wed, 26 Aug 2009
Bikini-Clad Britney Joins Russell Brand For New VMA Promo

Britney Spears is bikini-clad once again for a new MTV promo in which she co-stars with Russell Brand for the upcoming Video Music Awards. After last year's successful string of flirty ads featuring the pop singer, the potty-mouthed comedian, and a huge elephant in the room, Brand is this time using telepathy to try to bag Britney.

 

Miley Cyrus Still Has #1 "Party In The U.S.A." On iTunes

Wed, 26 Aug 2009
Miley Cyrus Still Has #1

Miley Cyrus is hosting the #1 "Party in the U.S.A." for the third week in a row on the iTunes Top 10 chart. The song is currently #1 on Radio Disney's online countdown and the EP which contains the track, "The Time of Our Lives," will hit Wal-Mart stores exclusively this weekend. The song could also unseat the Black Eyed Peas from the #1 song in the country with "I Gotta Feeling," which is currently #2 on iTunes.

 

Palladia's "Outdoor Week 2009" Begins September 1

Wed, 26 Aug 2009

Palladia's "Outdoor Week 2009" will bring the summer's best outdoor concerts inside to fans in high definition starting Tuesday, September 1.

 

Bob Dylan's "Christmas In The Heart" Will Help Feed The Hungry Across The World

Wed, 26 Aug 2009
Bob Dylan's

Bob Dylan will be releasing a brand new album of holiday songs titled "Christmas In The Heart" on October 13. The album, being released by Columbia Records, will help raise money for Feeding America.

 

Church Of Bulgaria Condemns Madonna's Upcoming Show

Wed, 26 Aug 2009
Church Of Bulgaria Condemns Madonna's Upcoming Show

The Orthodox Church in Bulgaria is urging its citizens to stay away from Madonna's upcoming tour date in the country, accusing the music star of showing "lack of respect" for church rituals.

 

Paula Abdul To Host "VH1 Divas" Concert

Tue, 25 Aug 2009
Paula Abdul To Host

Paula Abdul is set to host the "VH1 Divas" live concert event. The former "American Idol" judge, a renowned diva in her own right, will be leading the generation's new and younger set of divas in the live concert show.

 

Jazz Pianist Eldar Releasing Fourth Album "Virtue"

Tue, 25 Aug 2009

Jazz pianist Eldar is releasing his fourth album on Sony Masterworks. "Virtue" will mostly feature his original compositions and will include guest appearances by trumpeter Nicholas Payton and saxophonists Joshua Redman and Felipe Lamoglia.

 

Country Music Singer Justin Moore's Self-Titled Album Debuts At No.3 On Billboard Chart

Tue, 25 Aug 2009
Country Music Singer Justin Moore's Self-Titled Album Debuts At No.3 On Billboard Chart

Country singer Justin Moore's self-titled album has debuted at no. 3 on the Billboard Country Album chart this week, making his first-ever LP the 11th highest country debut release of 2009 and the 2nd highest country debut of a new artist this year.

 

Portland Rockers Everclear Sign With 429 Records To Release Collection Of Old Hits

Tue, 25 Aug 2009

Portland rockers Everclear are releasing a collection of newly interpreted recordings of hit songs from the group. The band has also signed with 429 Records to release the album.

 

Hard Rock Hotels Introduce "Sound Of Your Stay" Playlists

Tue, 25 Aug 2009

With unique music memorabilia and speakers blaring rock and pop hits from the pool to the lobby, Hard Rock Hotels have continuously innovated ways to bring great music to their guests. Now, with the help of iTunes, when guests come to play, they'll be able to access their own free playlist.

 

TLC To Perform At Justin Timberlake Concert

Tue, 25 Aug 2009
TLC To Perform At Justin Timberlake Concert

TLC, Grammy-winning R&B group, are going to be joining Justin Timberlake along with other stars for a benefit concert in Las Vegas. The show, at the Mandalay Bay on October 17th, is the first U.S. concert TLC has played in 7 years.

 

VH1 And VH1 Classic To Air Beatles Programming In Anticipation Of "The Beatles: Rock Band"

Tue, 25 Aug 2009
VH1 And VH1 Classic To Air Beatles Programming In Anticipation Of

In anticipation of what's sure to be the hottest-selling Rock Band title from arguably the biggest rock band in music history, VH1 will air a series of Beatle-centric programming in anticipation of the release of "The Beatles: Rock Band" on September 9th.

 

Whitney Houston Offers New Album For Streaming On Official Website

Tue, 25 Aug 2009
Whitney Houston Offers New Album For Streaming On Official Website

After media and press and industry professionals were given listening parties weeks ago, Whitney Houston is now giving the public a listening party of her brand new album. Her website is offering a live stream of her latest.

 

Razorlight Almost Missed Show After Their Roadie Fell From Their Bus On The Motorway

Tue, 25 Aug 2009
Razorlight Almost Missed Show After Their Roadie Fell From Their Bus On The Motorway

Razorlight almost missed a show after their roadie fell from their tour bus on the motorway. The British band were heading for V Festival in Chelmsford, Essex, where they performed on Saturday, when the accident happened.

 

Universal Music Acquires Frank Sinatra Catalog Titles

Mon, 24 Aug 2009

Legendary Frank Sinatra's music is being re-released. Universal Music Group has acquired the international catalogue rights to the recordings of 'Ole Blue Eyes.

 

Aaron Carter Joins "it" Girl PR Firm

Mon, 24 Aug 2009
Aaron Carter Joins

Former teen singer Aaron Carter is getting a little help in the publicity department. He has signed with "it" Girl Public Relations company as he prepares to join the latest season of "Dancing With the Stars."

 

Singer Angie Stone Teams Up With American Diabetes Association For Community Event

Mon, 24 Aug 2009
Singer Angie Stone Teams Up With American Diabetes Association For Community Event

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) is teaming up with singer and songwriter Angie Stone to present the 11th annual Victory Over Diabetes event in Atlanta. R&B singer Stone will perform for the event on August 29.

 

Britney Spears Kicks Off U.S. Second Leg With Fan Contest

Mon, 24 Aug 2009
Britney Spears Kicks Off U.S. Second Leg With Fan Contest

Britney Spears is playing a game of "catch me if you can" with her fans. The "Radar" singer, who kicks off the second American leg of her "Circus" tour tonight, is tweeting clues to her fans about where in New York she is. The winner gets two front row tickets to her concert.

 

Kiss Kick Off 35-Year Celebration With "Kiss Alive 35" Tour In September

Mon, 24 Aug 2009

Classic rock band Kiss wants it's fans to know they're still "Alive." They'll be playing from their classic "Kiss Alive" album when they kick off "Kiss Alive 35 Tour" in September.

 

Reba McEntire To Perform On "America's Got Talent"

Mon, 24 Aug 2009
Reba McEntire To Perform On

According to NBC, "America's Got Talent" and now it's got Reba. The country superstar will perform on the show Wednesday, August 26th.

 

Oasis Spark Rumors They Will Never Perform In Britain Again

Mon, 24 Aug 2009
Oasis Spark Rumors They Will Never Perform In Britain Again

Oasis have sparked rumors they will never perform in Britain again after pulling out of their headline performance at V Festival Sunday.

 

The Flamingos And Dell Singer Johnny Carter Dies At 75

Mon, 24 Aug 2009

The Flamingos and The Dells singer Johnny Carter has died at the age of 75. The lead tenor died of lung cancer at a hospital in his hometown of Harvey, Illinois on Friday.

 

Snow Patrol Goes On "Reworked" Tour

Fri, 21 Aug 2009
Snow Patrol Goes On

Alt-rock group Snow Patrol are going on a "very special" U.K. and Ireland tour in November and December. "Snow Patrol Reworked" is a live celebration that will feature highlights from the band's 15 years of career.

 

Shakira Hits #1 On The Billboard Latin Songs Chart

Fri, 21 Aug 2009
Shakira Hits #1 On The Billboard Latin Songs Chart

Shakira is back at #1 on the Billboard Latin chart. The "She Wolf" herself climbed into the top spot of the Billboard Latin Songs Top 10 this week with "Loba," her first single from her upcoming album. The song beat out last week's #1, "Lo Intentamos" from Mexican singer/songwriter Espinoza Paz, which is down to #2 this week.

 

Universal And Formula One Present East And West Acts In "F1 ROCKS"

Fri, 21 Aug 2009

Music buffs and Formula One fans are set to collide with the series of live music events from a few of East and West's biggest music acts in "F1 ROCKS Singapore."

 

Yeah Yeah Yeah's Karen O Creates "Where The Wild Things Are" Soundtrack

Fri, 21 Aug 2009

Yeah Yeah Yeahs vocalist Karen O's "Where the Wild Things Are" soundtrack are set to be released by DGC/Interscope. The singer enlisted the help of the "Kids" to create songs for the live-action film adaptation of the Maurice Sendak children's novel.

 

The Arctic Monkeys Took Photo For New Album Cover With A $1 Camera

Fri, 21 Aug 2009
The Arctic Monkeys Took Photo For New Album Cover With A $1 Camera

The Arctic Monkeys took the photo for the cover of their new album with a camera that cost $1. The British rock group posed for the image in the Californian desert, where they recorded most of their third studio album "Humbug."

 

Shania Twain Planning "Big Surprise" For Her Fans

Fri, 21 Aug 2009
Shania Twain Planning

Shania Twain is planning a "big surprise" for her fans. The country music star posted a video on her website, promising to reveal the "special gift" on her 44th birthday next week.

 

"Real Housewife" Kandi Burruss Talks New Album

Fri, 21 Aug 2009

Kandi Burruss may play one of the "Real Housewives of Atlanta" on TV, but she's actually more of a hit-maker than a home-maker. The Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter is hard at work on her new album, her first since 2000's "Hey Kandi."

 

Michael Jackson's "This Is It" Docu-Film To Hit Theaters October

Fri, 21 Aug 2009
Michael Jackson's

Michael Jackson's "This Is It" will hit theaters worldwide in October. The abandoned London shows of the King of Pop will be released as a docu-film by Sony Pictures Entertainment and Sony Music Entertainment.

 

Quentin Tarantino To Air Personal Music Playlist On Sirius XM

Fri, 21 Aug 2009

Academy Award winning filmmaker Quentin Tarantino is set share with radio listeners his personal music playlist on SIRIUS XM during a special airing on August 21, Friday.

 

Tito Jackson To Play His Late Brother Michael's Hits On Tour

Thu, 20 Aug 2009

Tito Jackson will play his late brother Michael's hits on tour. The singer will be watched by the rest of his family on the eight-date jaunt across the UK, in support of Gladys Knight's "Midnight Train To Love - Farewell Tour."

 

Kings Of Leon Rock Out At Hard Rock Hotel In Las Vegas

Thu, 20 Aug 2009
Kings Of Leon Rock Out At Hard Rock Hotel In Las Vegas

Kings of Leon rocked out at the Hard Rock Hotel's the Joint on Wednesday night. The sold out show included celebrities Rihanna and illusionist David Blaine.

 

Brooke Hogan Pulls Out From Show After Suffering Stress-Related Attacks

Thu, 20 Aug 2009
Brooke Hogan Pulls Out From Show After Suffering Stress-Related Attacks

Brooke Hogan is having stress-related attacks. The 21-year-old reality TV star - daughter of wrestling icon Hulk Hogan - was due to perform at a New York concert last weekend, but pulled out after suffering from anxiety and other unspecified medical problems.

 

The Prince of Sealand Invites Fall Out Boy To Play In His Principality

Thu, 20 Aug 2009
The Prince of Sealand Invites Fall Out Boy To Play In His Principality

The Prince of Sealand has invited Fall Out Boy to play in his tiny principality. The rockers announced earlier this week they would consider ending an early return from their planned hiatus if they were invited to play in the tiny principality - which is situated off the south east coast of England and has a population of 27.

 

Will.I.Am To Perform At "The Answer Is YOU" PBS Special

Thu, 20 Aug 2009

Will.i.am, frontman of the chart-topping hip-hop group Black Eyed Peas, is set to perform on Thursday, August 20, at the PBS special "The Answer is YOU" at Los Angeles' Club Nokia.

 

R. Kelly To Release New Album And Begin Tour In October

Wed, 19 Aug 2009

R. Kelly is making his way back to into the music scene by kicking off a new tour and releasing a new album in October. His new album named "Untitled" will be released by Jive Records on October 13.

 

Bon Jovi Releases Newest Single "We Weren't Born To Follow"

Wed, 19 Aug 2009
Bon Jovi Releases Newest Single

Rock group Bon Jovi has released its newest single "We Weren't Born to Follow" on Tuesday, days prior to its scheduled August 31 release date.

 

Black Eyed Peas Breaks Billboard Chart Record With 20 Consecutive Weeks At The Top

Wed, 19 Aug 2009
Black Eyed Peas Breaks Billboard Chart Record With 20 Consecutive Weeks At The Top

And they've done it. The Black Eyed Peas have made history by having the longest successive stay at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart with 20 consecutive weeks.

 

Universal Studios Scores Kanye, Black Eyed Peas For New Music-Themed Roller Coaster

Wed, 19 Aug 2009
Universal Studios Scores Kanye, Black Eyed Peas For New Music-Themed Roller Coaster

The Universal Orlando Resort is offering music fans the chance to ride their brand new roller coaster with some of their favorite bands, including Black Eyed Peas, No Doubt, and Kanye West. Everyday. 365 days a year. It's only possible at Universal Studios Florida with the highly-anticipated Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit.

 

Miley Continues To "Party" At #1 On iTunes Top 10

Wed, 19 Aug 2009
Miley Continues To

Miley's "Party" is still the most popular in the country. After last week's controversial Teen Choice Awards performance, Miley Cyrus continues at #1 this week on the iTunes Top 10 with "Party In the U.S.A." The star's latest single is off an upcoming Wal-Mart exclusive EP, "The Time of Our Lives," which hits the mass retailer on August 31st.

 

John Rich Joins "Friends Of America" Free Labor Day Concert

Wed, 19 Aug 2009

Country music star John Rich have joined the line-up of performers for the free Labor Day concert in support of the "Friends of America" rally on September 7.

 

Jonas Brothers And Hollywood Records Team Up To Release Debut Album From Honor Society

Wed, 19 Aug 2009
Jonas Brothers And Hollywood Records Team Up To Release Debut Album From Honor Society

The summer's hottest new band, Honor Society, has some big backers for their debut album. The new album, titled "Fashionably Late," is being executive produced by the Jonas Brothers.

 

Babyshambles Delay Next Album Because The Current Indie Scene Is Bad

Wed, 19 Aug 2009

Babyshambles have delayed their next album because the current indie scene is so bad. The group had planned to release their third LP later this year but have now postponed it to concentrate on solo projects as guitar-based music experiences a slump in popularity in the UK, while electro pop has risen to prominence.

 

Leona Lewis' New Single Leaked Onto The Internet

Wed, 19 Aug 2009
Leona Lewis' New Single Leaked Onto The Internet

Leona Lewis' new single has been leaked onto the internet. Music mogul Simon Cowell has alerted police after computers belonging to his record company Syco - part of Sony BMG - were hacked into, and an early version of the British singer's hotly-anticipated collaboration with Justin Timberlake appeared online.

 

Daughtry To Embark On U.S. Tour For "Leave This Town" LP

Wed, 19 Aug 2009
Daughtry To Embark On U.S. Tour For

Daughtry is going on a nationwide tour. The Grammy Award-nominated group, headed by "American Idol" finalist Chris Daughtry, will be going on a 36-date U.S. arena tour this fall in support of their new studio album "Leave This Town."

 

Azerbaijanis Accused Of Being Unpatriotic For Voting For Armenia In Eurovision

Wed, 19 Aug 2009

Some Azerbaijanis have been accused of being unpatriotic for voting for neighboring country Armenia's entry in the recently held Eurovision Song Contest.

 

Boys Like Girls Heading Out On Fall Tour

Wed, 19 Aug 2009
Boys Like Girls Heading Out On Fall Tour

Boys Like Girls, one of modern rock's most popular new bands, are heading out on tour in support of their latest hit and album, "Love Drunk." The tour kicks off October 14th in Buffalo, NY.

 

Peter Andre Planning A Michael Jackson Tribute Concert

Tue, 18 Aug 2009
Peter Andre Planning A Michael Jackson Tribute Concert

Peter Andre is planning a Michael Jackson tribute concert. The "Behind Closed Doors" singer has been in "regular contact" with Michael's sister La Toya and is hoping to meet her next week to "finalize" their plans for a show.

 

Johnny Mercer's Life And Works To Be Featured In TCM Special

Tue, 18 Aug 2009

Legendary songwriter Johnny Mercer's life and career will be featured in the 100-minute TCM special executive produced by Clint Eastwood.

 

A.R. Rahman Developing Tribute Album For Michael Jackson

Fri, 14 Aug 2009
A.R. Rahman Developing Tribute Album For Michael Jackson

Academy Award winning composer A.R. Rahman is reportedly developing an album in memory of Michael Jackson. The tribute LP will include international musicians.

 

Songwriter Desmond Child Hits Another No. 1 With Katy Perry's "Waking Up In Vegas"

Fri, 14 Aug 2009
Songwriter Desmond Child Hits Another No. 1 With Katy Perry's

Songwriter Hall of Famer Desmond Child is back on the top with Katy Perry's "Waking Up in Vegas," the track he co-wrote with Perry and Andreas Carlsson. The song reached #1 on the Billboard's Pop Songs chart.

 

Catholic Protesters Oppose Madonna's Polish Show Date

Fri, 14 Aug 2009
Catholic Protesters Oppose Madonna's Polish Show Date

Madonna has yet again angered the Catholics. This time, a group of Polish Catholic protesters have denounced the "Hard Candy" hitmaker's concert in the country on August 15.

 

Lily Allen Broke Down In Tears During Concert

Mon, 17 Aug 2009
Lily Allen Broke Down In Tears During Concert

Lily Allen broke down in tears on stage Sunday night. The "It's Not Fair" singer was performing in Helsinki, Finland, when she began sobbing, causing her sparkling blue eye make-up to run.

 

Jordin Sparks Joins "The Circus Starring Britney Spears"

Mon, 17 Aug 2009
Jordin Sparks Joins

"Idol" winner and hit-maker Jordin Sparks is jumping from one huge tour to the next. After supporting the Jonas Brothers on their current world tour, Sparks will join "The Circus starring Britney Spears."

 

78violet Premiere New Song On KROQ

Mon, 17 Aug 2009

"Bandslam" star Aly Michalka stopped by KROQ 106.7FM in Los Angeles and brought along a surprise: the premiere of the song "Next Worst Thing" by 78violet.

 

Black Eyed Peas Tie With Usher's Billboard Hot 100 Chart Record

Mon, 17 Aug 2009
Black Eyed Peas Tie With Usher's Billboard Hot 100 Chart Record

The Black Eyed Peas have tied with Usher's Billboard record. The hip-hop group has matched the R&B singer's record for the longest stay at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart with 19 straight weeks.

 

Kelly Rowland, DJ David Guetta, Heidi Montag To Perform At The Miss Universe Pageant

Mon, 17 Aug 2009
Kelly Rowland, DJ David Guetta, Heidi Montag To Perform At The Miss Universe Pageant

Kelly Rowland, French DJ David Guetta, and even Heidi Montag have been tapped to perform for the Miss Universe pageant show on August 23, joining previously announced act Flo Rida.

 

Mel Gibson Sings On Girlfriend's New Album

Fri, 14 Aug 2009

Mel Gibson sings on his girlfriend's new album. The "Lethal Weapon" star has provided guest vocals for Russian singer Oksana Grigorieva's latest LP, "Beautiful Heartache," and has also directed videos to accompany four of the tracks.

 

Peter Andre Confirms New Single Is About Katie Price

Fri, 14 Aug 2009
Peter Andre Confirms New Single Is About Katie Price

Peter Andre has confirmed his new single is about estranged wife Katie Price. The "Behind Closed Doors" singer - who split from Katie in May after three-and-a-half years of marriage - explained the track is about people who constantly hide behind a facade and are completely different once they drop their act.

 

MTV & "Humpday" Director Lynn Shelton Bring "$5 Cover" Music Series To Seattle

Fri, 14 Aug 2009

MTV New Media is planning to help expose Seattle bands to music fans across the nation. "Hustle & Flow" director Craig Brewer and MTV New Media are taking the "$5 Cover" to Seattle where director Lynn Shelton (Humpday) will direct the new series to help expose bands in the area to the rest of the country.

 

Electric Guitar Pioneer Les Paul Dies At 94

Thu, 13 Aug 2009

Electric guitar pioneer Les Paul has died following complications from pneumonia. The acclaimed guitarist and inventor passed away Thursday at the White Plains Hospital in New York. He was 94.

 

Crossover Country Artist Darius Rucker Debut Album Goes Platinum

Thu, 13 Aug 2009
Crossover Country Artist Darius Rucker Debut Album Goes Platinum

 Former lead singer of Hootie & the Blowfish, Darius Rucker is impressed by his own success. Rucker's new album recently reached platinum status.  Three of Darius' singles have topped the charts, including the latest, "Alright."  Having three hit singles on the album, "Learn To Live," helped boost it to platinum status.

 

Kasabian Members Diagnosed With Swine Flu, Cancel Australian Shows

Thu, 13 Aug 2009

Kasabian have the swine flu. Frontman Tom Meighan was rushed to hospital in Sydney, Australia, earlier this week where he was diagnosed with the potentially-deadly virus.

 

MTV VMA Adds Jay-Z And Lady Gaga As Performers

Thu, 13 Aug 2009
MTV VMA Adds Jay-Z And Lady Gaga As Performers

MTV Video Music Awards adds more big names to its stellar performers' line-up. Jay-Z and Lady Gaga have been announced to perform at the music event on September 13.

 

Keri Hilson Featured In BET's Newest Music Series

Thu, 13 Aug 2009
Keri Hilson Featured In BET's Newest Music Series

Keri Hilson is the next to be featured in Black Entertainment Television's newest music series "Rising Icons," which highlights some of urban music's brightest artists.

 

Matisyahu Joins Daniel Pearl World Music Days Honorary Committee

Wed, 12 Aug 2009
Matisyahu Joins Daniel Pearl World Music Days Honorary Committee

Matisyahu, the multi-talented music sensation known for blending traditional Jewish themes with reggae, rock and hip hop, has joined the Daniel World Music Days Honorary Committee. The Daniel Pearl World Music Days features a global network of performances that take place every year from October 1 to October 31.

 

Miley Cyrus Earns Her Latest #1 On iTunes

Wed, 12 Aug 2009
Miley Cyrus Earns Her Latest #1 On iTunes

Miley Cyrus has something to celebrate. Her "Party in the U.S.A." just made the climb to the #1 spot in less than 24 hours, one of the fastest climbs to #1 in the chart's history. Cyrus, who performed her new single at the "Teen Choice Awards" Monday night, released the single to the digital outlet midnight Tuesday. "Party in the U.S.A." is the first single from her upcoming Wal-Mart exclusive EP, "The Time of Our Lives." The song also garnered some extra attention for some controversy stirred up by 16-year-old Miley performing with a pole.

 

Michael Jackson Tribute Shows In London Canceled

Wed, 12 Aug 2009
Michael Jackson Tribute Shows In London Canceled

Tribute shows planned later this month at the O2 Arena in London for Michael Jackson has been canceled after organizers failed to finalize deals with the performers.

 

Enrique Iglesias, Paulina Rubio, And More Come Together For Polito Vega Concerts

Wed, 12 Aug 2009
Enrique Iglesias, Paulina Rubio, And More Come Together For Polito Vega Concerts

You may not know who Polito Vega is, but perhaps you'll know his friends, like Enrique Iglesias, Alejandro Sanz, and Paulina Rubio. Some of the biggest names in Latin music are coming together to perform at two Polito Vega 50th Anniversary Concerts at Madison Square Garden in New York.

 

Nelly Furtado Continues "Countdown To" Spanish Album Release

Wed, 12 Aug 2009
Nelly Furtado Continues

Nelly Furtado is preparing to release her first Spanish language album and the countdown to its release continues with a special iTunes promotion. Nelly Furtado's "iTunes Countdown To" has released three tracks so far with one more on the way before the albums September 15th release.

 

Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger Desperate For Gary Barlow To Write Her Songs

Wed, 12 Aug 2009
Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger Desperate For Gary Barlow To Write Her Songs

Nicole Scherzinger is desperate for Gary Barlow to write her some songs. The Pussycat Dolls star is keen to relaunch her solo career and thinks the Take That frontman is the perfect person to pen her some tracks.

 

C-Murder Found Guilty Of Murdering Fan

Wed, 12 Aug 2009

Hip-hop artist C-Murder has lived up to his name. The "Life or Death" rapper has been found guilty of murdering his 16-year-old fan in 2002.

 

Former Beach Boy Brian Wilson's New Single Makes Waves On Adult Contemporary Radio

Tue, 11 Aug 2009
Former Beach Boy Brian Wilson's New Single Makes Waves On Adult Contemporary Radio

Former Beach Boy Brian Wilson is showing fans that his time is the spotlight is far from over. Wilson newest single, "What Love Can Do," is making waves on adult contemporary radio stations across the country in its first week of release.

 

Michael Jackson's Final Concert To Be Released As A "Gift" To His Fans

Tue, 11 Aug 2009
Michael Jackson's Final Concert To Be Released As A

Michael Jackson's final ever "concert" is being released as a "gift to his millions of fans." Sony Pictures Entertainment has confirmed it will piece together highlights from hours of footage of the late pop legend rehearsing for his sold-out "This Is It" London concerts.

 

The Saturdays Given Rockstar Makeover

Tue, 11 Aug 2009
The Saturdays Given Rockstar Makeover

The Saturdays are to be given a rock makeover. The British girl band - Una Healy, Mollie King, Frankie Sandford, Vanessa White and Rochelle Wiseman - have teamed up with former Busted star James Bourne for "Forever Is Over," which will be the first single from their second album.

 

Radiohead May Not Make Another LP After Their Exhausting Last Album

Tue, 11 Aug 2009
Radiohead May Not Make Another LP After Their Exhausting Last Album

Radiohead may not make another album as their last LP nearly "killed" them. Frontman Thom Yorke has revealed the band aren't ready or willing to throw themselves into the "creative hoo-ha" of recording a follow up to 2007s "In Rainbows."

 

Diddy Searches For Next Solo Star On "Starmaker"

Tue, 11 Aug 2009
Diddy Searches For Next Solo Star On

Diddy is back with an all-new reality show for MTV. After his last star-maker "Making the Band" created #1 talents like Danity Kane and Day26, "P. Diddy's Starmaker" is looking for the next solo star.

 

Country Duo Brooks & Dunn To Part Ways

Tue, 11 Aug 2009
Country Duo Brooks & Dunn To Part Ways

Country music duo Brooks & Dunn have called it quits after almost two decades of making music together. Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn announced they are parting ways after their one last gig next year.

 

Maxwell's "Pretty Wings" Reaches Top Of Billboard Chart

Mon, 10 Aug 2009
Maxwell's

Maxwell's newest single has reached the stop spot on Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart. The singer's "Pretty Wings," his first single from his fourth album "BLACKsummers'night," gave him his first #1 on the chart in ten years.

 

Britney Spears Wins "Ultimate Choice" Award At "Teen Choice"

Mon, 10 Aug 2009
Britney Spears Wins

Britney was the recipient of the "Ultimate Choice" Award at the 2009 Teen Choice Awards at the Gibson Amphitheatre on Sunday. The award is given to celebrate career-spanning achievements.

 

Top Hip-Hop Producers Remix Michael Jackson

Mon, 10 Aug 2009
Top Hip-Hop Producers Remix Michael Jackson

Some of the biggest names in hip-hop are getting a chance at one last collaboration with the King of Pop. Universal Motown has commissioned hip-hop titans like The Neptunes and Polow Da Don for "Michael Jackson: Remix Suite 1."

 

Jessie James Offers Debut Album On Amazon For Only $1.99

Mon, 10 Aug 2009
Jessie James Offers Debut Album On Amazon For Only $1.99

Newcomer Jessie James is releasing her debut album and is ensuring that at least a few people buy it. It's available at AmazonMP3 for only $1.99.

 

Rihanna Working On New Drum And Bass Track

Mon, 10 Aug 2009
Rihanna Working On New Drum And Bass Track

Rihanna is working on a drum and bass track. The "Umbrella" songstress has decided to move away from her usual R'n'B sound and has teamed up with British duo Chase and Status for her "big change."

 

Tribute Show For Michael Jackson To Be Held In Vienna

Mon, 10 Aug 2009
Tribute Show For Michael Jackson To Be Held In Vienna

A Michael Jackson tribute show is to be staged in Vienna. Events promoter World Awards Media GmbH confirmed the concert Monday, saying it will feature members of the late King of Pop's family, including brother Jermaine, and a "high-profile line-up of international stars."

 

Britney Spears To Receive Ultimate Teen Choice Award

Thu, 06 Aug 2009
Britney Spears To Receive Ultimate Teen Choice Award

It's been 10 years since Britney Spears won her first surfboards on the Teen Choice Awards and 10 years later, she's up for some of the same awards again. Except this time, she'll be the recipient of the Ultimate Choice Award at Fox's "Teen Choice Awards" airing Monday, August 10th.

 

Disney Stars Miley Cyrus, Jonas Brothers, Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato Sing Anthem For Green Project

Thu, 06 Aug 2009
Disney Stars Miley Cyrus, Jonas Brothers, Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato Sing Anthem For Green Project

Disney young royals Miley Cyrus, the Jonas Brothers, Selena Gomez, and Demi Lovato have joined forces and lent their voices to sing "Send It On," the mouse house's anthem for their "Friends for Change: Project Green."

 

Jay Leno Lines Up Jay-Z, Rihanna, Kanye West For First Show

Thu, 06 Aug 2009
Jay Leno Lines Up Jay-Z, Rihanna, Kanye West For First Show

While it seems any funny man can get his own late night talk show, Jay Leno is returning to television with some of music's biggest heavy hitters in tow. The former Tonight Show host will premiere his brand new show with the help of Jay-Z, Rihanna, and Kanye West.

 

Rihanna To Perform In Public For The First Time Since Alleged Assault Scandal

Fri, 07 Aug 2009
Rihanna To Perform In Public For The First Time Since Alleged Assault Scandal

Rihanna is to perform in public for the first time since being attacked by Chris Brown six months ago. The "Umbrella" singer will appear on the "The Jay Leno Show" on September 14, alongside hip-hop stars Kanye West and Jay-Z.

 

Cheryl Cole's Debut Solo Single Is "An Absolute Club Banger"

Fri, 07 Aug 2009

Cheryl Cole's debut solo single is "an absolute club banger." The Girls Aloud beauty is currently working on her solo album and has collaborated with British R'n'B star Taio Cruz for one of the songs.

 

John Legend Continues Remaining "Evolver" World Tour

Fri, 07 Aug 2009
John Legend Continues Remaining

"Ordinary People" hitmaker John Legend continues with his "Evolver" tour, with several more dates U.S. and Canadian dates in store for fans until October.

 

The Ting Tings To Support Pink On Upcoming U.S. Tour

Fri, 07 Aug 2009
The Ting Tings To Support Pink On Upcoming U.S. Tour

English duo The Ting Tings are onto a dozen gigs with Pink. From September 15, the "That's Not My Name" stars are set to support the "Funhouse" hitmaker on her tour.

 

Barbra Streisand To Play Free Intimate Show For Fans

Fri, 07 Aug 2009
Barbra Streisand To Play Free Intimate Show For Fans

Barbra Streisand is set to celebrate the release of her new album, "Love is the Answer," by performing free at the Village Vanguard in New York next month.

 

Third Eye Blind To Headline Jakarta's Music Festival

Fri, 07 Aug 2009
Third Eye Blind To Headline Jakarta's Music Festival

Alt-rockers Third Eye Blind will be headlining the Java Rockin' Land music festival in Jakarta, Indonesia, despite warnings to cancel their appearance.

 

Live Nation Giving Away Golden Ticket To Shows For One Year

Fri, 07 Aug 2009

Live Nation is giving away a golden ticket. The events company is giving one concertgoer free access to each and every Live Nation owned and operated venue across North American for 1 year.

 

Madonna Cancels Slovenian Concert Amid Slow Ticket Sales Reports

Fri, 07 Aug 2009
Madonna Cancels Slovenian Concert Amid Slow Ticket Sales Reports

Madonna has been forced to cancel her upcoming Slovenian show amid reports that ticket sales were slow. The music star's show was reportedly scrapped after the 63,000-seat gig only sold a mere 7,000.

 

Jonas Brothers Team Up With Verizon And LG Mobile Phones To Give Fans A Chance To Win A Kickball Game With The Band

Fri, 07 Aug 2009
Jonas Brothers Team Up With Verizon And LG Mobile Phones To Give Fans A Chance To Win A Kickball Game With The Band

Teenage girls across the country will have the opportunity to win a chance to play a game of kickball against teen heartthrobs, the Jonas Brothers.

 

Miranda Cosgrove Adds "Sunshine" To "Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs" Soundtrack

Fri, 07 Aug 2009

"iCarly" star Miranda Cosgrove is adding some "Sunshine" to the "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs" soundtrack. The Nickelodeon star recorded the song "Raining Sunshine" for the upcoming movie from Sony Pictures Animation.

 

New Harry Connick Jr. Album "Your Songs" Hits Stores September 22

Fri, 07 Aug 2009

Recording artist, singer and pianist Harry Connick Jr. will be releasing a new album called "Your Songs." The album will be available on vinyl on August 25 and on CD on September 22.

 

Simon Cowell Wants Madonna To Play Mentor On "The X Factor"

Thu, 06 Aug 2009
Simon Cowell Wants Madonna To Play Mentor On

Simon may have lost Paula on "American Idol," but the executive producer has aimed his sights higher for Britain's "The X Factor." Cowell is hoping to land Madonna as a mentor for the reality show.

 

Aerosmith's Steven Tyler Falls From Stage During Show

Thu, 06 Aug 2009
Aerosmith's Steven Tyler Falls From Stage During Show

Aerosmith lead Steven Tyler has been airlifted from the band's South Dakota concert to a hospital on Wednesday night after falling from the stage midway through the show.

 

Roger Daltrey To Go On His First Solo Tour In Over 20 Years

Mon, 03 Aug 2009
Roger Daltrey To Go On His First Solo Tour In Over 20 Years

Roger Daltrey is to go on his first solo tour for over 20 years. The 65-year-old rocker is to play a string of shows in the U.S. in a bid to keep his voice in top condition while he and Pete Townshend take a break from The Who.

 

MTV Celebrates 28th Year With Michael Jackson Tribute

Mon, 03 Aug 2009
MTV Celebrates 28th Year With Michael Jackson Tribute

MTV has celebrated its 28th year with a tribute to the King of Pop. The music channel aired three all-new tribute shows about Michael Jackson Saturday.

 

Singer Drake Falls Onstage, To Undergo Knee Surgery

Mon, 03 Aug 2009

Canadian singer Drake has taken a fall onstage during a show in New Jersey. He already had an injured knee when he decided to take a chance and perform on the "America's Most Wanted" tour Friday to an unfortunate result.

 

Beyonce's Intimate Vegas Shows A Hit

Mon, 03 Aug 2009
Beyonce's Intimate Vegas Shows A Hit

Beyonce's intimate four-day Vegas stint has been called a resounding success. The "An Intimate Performance by Beyonce" was held at the Wynn Las Vegas from Thursday until Sunday.

 

Bravado Teams Up With Veteran Rockers The Rolling Stones To Bring Fans New Merchandise

Mon, 03 Aug 2009

The global music merchandising company Bravado is teaming up with the veteran rock band The Rolling Stones to manufacture and distribute merchandise for the band. The announcement was made on July 30 by Tom Bennett, the chief executive officer of Bravado, a unit of Universal Music Group (UMG).

 

Live Nation Announces Half-Price Ticket Extension And No Service Fee Promos

Mon, 03 Aug 2009

Events company Live Nation has announced that they are only extending their half-price ticket special in its amphitheaters, they are also expanding its No Service Fee program to include more than 1,500 shows in its theaters and clubs.

 

Organizers Cancel Bloom Festival 2009

Mon, 03 Aug 2009

The upcoming Bloom Festival 2009 has been canceled. Organizers announced that the music festival, due to take place from August 16 to 18 at Chepstow Racecourse, has been called off.

 

Warren G's New Album "The G Files" Features Snoop Dogg, Ray J And Travis Barker

Mon, 03 Aug 2009
Warren G's New Album

Warren G will be releasing his seventh studio album in September titled "The G Files." The new album will feature guests Snoop Dogg, Ray J, Black Nicc, Travis Barker, RBX, Nate Dogg and Raekwon.

 

Mariah Carey Readies "Memoirs" Release

Mon, 03 Aug 2009
Mariah Carey Readies

Mariah Carey is getting ready to release her "Memoirs." No, not a page-turner which might divulge what actually happened with Eminem, but instead her 12th studio LP and the latest in questionable album titles, "Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel."

 

Pussycat Dolls Aren't Breaking Up, Are Working On New Album

Mon, 03 Aug 2009
Pussycat Dolls Aren't Breaking Up, Are Working On New Album

The Pussycat Dolls are not breaking up. In fact, despite the rumors which hit blogs and entertainment news agencies everywhere, the "When I Grow Up" singers are working on a new album.

 

Slipknot Win Two Big Honors At The Kerrang! Awards

Tue, 04 Aug 2009
Slipknot Win Two Big Honors At The Kerrang! Awards

Slipknot won double at the Kerrang! awards Monday night. Lead singer Corey Taylor - who was also co-host of the event - picked up the awards for Best Live Band and Best International Band, on behalf of the group at the event.

 

Robbie Williams Writes A Song About Michael Jackson

Tue, 04 Aug 2009
Robbie Williams Writes A Song About Michael Jackson

Robbie Williams has written a song about Michael Jackson. The "Feel" singer decided on adding a tribute to the late King of Pop - who died on June 25 - to his forthcoming album at the last minute.

 

Buckingham Palace Played A "Key Role" In The Development Of Jazz In The U.K.

Tue, 04 Aug 2009

Buckingham Palace played a "key role" in the development of jazz in the U.K. The London home of Britain's Queen Elizabeth has appeared on a shortlist of venues nominated for their "great contribution" to the music style.

 

"Little House On The Prairie" Star Melissa Gilbert Lends Hand In Building House For Habitat For Humanity

Tue, 04 Aug 2009

Former "Little House on the Prairie" star Melissa Gilbert helped built a house at a Habitat for Humanity - New York City build site to kick off the national "Little House on the Prairie: The Musical" tour.

 

Plans For Woodstock Festival Anniversary Show Dropped

Tue, 04 Aug 2009

Plans for the 40th anniversary of the Woodstock Festival has been canceled because of lack of sponsors. Promoter Michael Lang reveals that the free concert has been sacked after they failed to find funds.

 

Taylor Swift And Band Hero Team Up For Ultimate Music Gaming Experience

Tue, 04 Aug 2009
Taylor Swift And Band Hero Team Up For Ultimate Music Gaming Experience

Taylor Swift is joining the music gaming bandwagon. The pop sensation has teamed up with video game Band Hero to let budding music stars and their families test their music skills on the Band Hero stage.

 

Bob Marley And Older Reggae Tracks Now Available Exclusively On iTunes

Tue, 04 Aug 2009
Bob Marley And Older Reggae Tracks Now Available Exclusively On iTunes

As of August 4, iTunes is now offering some older, out-of-print Reggae albums, compilations and tracks that were previously unavailable in any form for the last 30 years. The new selection also includes Bob Marley & The Wailers album "I Know A Place."

 

Lady Gaga, Beyonce Lead MTV VMA Nominees

Tue, 04 Aug 2009
Lady Gaga, Beyonce Lead MTV VMA Nominees

Lady Gaga and Beyonce lead the pack of nominees for this year's 2009 MTV Video Music Awards with nine nominations each. They both scored nods for Video of the Year and Best Female Video.

 

BEP, Beyonce, N.E.R.D. To Perform At The Singapore Grand Prix

Wed, 05 Aug 2009
BEP, Beyonce, N.E.R.D. To Perform At The Singapore Grand Prix

Black Eyed Peas, Beyonce Knowles and N.E.R.D. are to perform at the Singapore Grand Prix. The event - which will also feature performances from ZZ Top, Simple Minds, Chinese singer Jacky Cheung, Taiwanese hip-hop band Da Mouth and Taiwanese pop band Sodagreen - is to be the first of eight F1 Rocks concerts planned by Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone to tie in with races across the season.

 

Madonna, Beyonce Knowles and Mariah Carey Planning Michael Jackson Tribute Album

Wed, 05 Aug 2009
Madonna, Beyonce Knowles and Mariah Carey Planning Michael Jackson Tribute Album

Madonna, Beyonce Knowles and Mariah Carey are planning a Michael Jackson tribute album. A host of the biggest music stars in the world are keen to acknowledge the late "Billie Jean" singer's contribution to pop by recording versions of his tracks for a new charity album.

 

Heath Ledger-Directed Modest Mouse Music Video Debuts Online

Wed, 05 Aug 2009
Heath Ledger-Directed Modest Mouse Music Video Debuts Online

The late Heath Ledger has made his directorial debut online in a new music video for Modest Mouse's "King Rat."

 

Janet Jackson Readies First Book, New Album Release

Wed, 05 Aug 2009
Janet Jackson Readies First Book, New Album Release

Janet Jackson is throwing herself into her work following the tragic passing of her brother. With a new book, movie, and album all in the works, Jackson is going to be one of the busiest stars this year.

 

Green Day Shows No Signs Of Breakdown At Miami Tour Stop

Wed, 05 Aug 2009
Green Day Shows No Signs Of Breakdown At Miami Tour Stop

With a setlist spanning over 15 years of hits, Grammy Award-winning rock trio Green Day hit the American Airlines Arena  in Miami on Tuesday night with an uncompromising musical ferocity showing that the band hasn't lost any luster from continuously touring for over a decade.

 
 
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