Kanye Touring With Rihanna, Lupe, N.E.R.D.

Kanye West has drafted some of the top names in urban music for his Glow in the Dark tour, dates for which are still coming together. The outing will feature support from Rihanna, Lupe Fiasco and N.E.R.D., according to a post on West's blog.

Roc-A-Fella Remaining At Def Jam … For Now

Contrary to online rumors, Def Jam has not dropped the entire Roc-A-Fella Records roster, Billboard.com has learned. Roc-A-Fella artists include Kanye West, Freeway, Beanie Sigel, Tru Life, DJ Clue, Memphis Bleek, Young Gunz and Hector Bambino.

Pitbull, Baby Bash Make Touring Team

Bilingual rappers Pitbull and Baby Bash are co-headlining a national tour in support of their new albums. The tour will hit clubs in 13 cities, beginning March 15 at Orlando's House of Blues.

Summer ‘Mayhem’ Tour Hitting 30 Amphitheatres

The Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour, with Slipknot and Disturbed as headliners, will play 30 Live Nation amphitheaters in North America during July and August. News of the tour was first reported earlier this month by Billboard.com.

Feist, Keys, Paisley Join Grammy Performers

Multiple nominees Feist, Alicia Keys and Brad Paisley have joined the performance lineup for the 50th Grammy Awards, to be held Feb. 10 at Los Angeles' Staples Center. In addition, the casts of the film "Across the Universe" and "The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil" will participate in a Beatles segment.

‘Juno’ Unseats Keys From Atop Album Chart

The Rhino soundtrack to "Juno" becomes the label's first No. 1 album on The Billboard 200, moving up 2-1 with a 13% increase to 65,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It's the first film soundtrack to top the chart since last year's "Dreamgirls."

Live Cuts Enhance King’s ‘Tapestry’

A new edition of Carole King's iconic 1971 album "Tapestry" will arrive April 15 via Epic/Ode/Legacy, bolstered by live versions of its tracks recorded in 1973 and 1976.

DeGraw Says It All On Sophomore Album

Gavin DeGraw's sophomore album will be a self-titled affair. The singer/songwriter's follow-up to 2003's "Chariot" is due April 15 via J Records and is led by the single "In Love With a Girl."

Missy Goes 3-D For New Videos

Missy Elliott is going 3-D. Walt Disney Studios has created a stereoscopic 3-D music video combining two of her songs featured in the studio's upcoming "Step Up 2 the Streets," which opens Feb. 14.

Starbucks Brews Up Simon & Garfunkel Live CD

The Simon & Garfunkel live album originally due last September via Columbia/Legacy has been revived as a Starbucks exclusive, beginning March 11. A release to traditional retail is expected in the fall.

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