Matisyahu Shaves Beard, Renounces Orthodox MC Tag

Reggae rapper said, 'I am reclaiming myself.'

Matisyahu Says Olympic Song 'One Day' Is 'A Global Anthem'

'I wanted to write a song that was an accessible global anthem for hope and peace,' MC says.

Jessica Alba Loves 'Challenging Authority,' Plus Eminem, 'American Idol,' Taylor Hicks, Phil Spector, Eve & More In For The Record

Suit filed over Em royalties; Kimberley Locke holds 'Idol' auction; Hicks announces new tour.

Tara Reid, Matisyahu And Two Seriously Quirky Flicks: Sundance Diary

Fest first-timer struggles to unravel event's mysteries while gathering info on first deals and hitting parties.

New Releases: Good Charlotte, Omarion, Matisyahu, Switchfoot & More

Also due Tuesday: N.W.A, Gang Starr, Enigma, 15 Years on Death Row, Family Values Tour 2006.

For The Record: Quick News On Michael Jackson, Beyonce, Chris Brown, Ashlee, Cure, Clipse, Nicky Hilton & More

Jacko struggles at World Music Awards; Simpson wants to work with Robert Smith; Clipse album leaks.

Chili Peppers Look Back, Matisyahu Climbs High At Weenie Roast

Dave Grohl's surprise return, Wolfmother's opening set also highlight California radio festival.

Madonna, Kanye Just Add To Coachella's Eclectic Atmosphere

Commercial acts join headliners Tool, Depeche Mode and newcomers Gnarls Barkley, Wolfmother in desert.

For The Record: Quick News On Ashlee Simpson, Beyonce, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Angels & Airwaves, Matisyahu & More

Ashlee credits boyfriend for keeping her scandal-free; Chili Peppers headlining Weenie Roast.

E-40 Gets Schooled As Teen 'Musical' Reclaims Billboard #1

Bay Area rapper opens at #3; bonus tracks put Fall Out Boy back in top 10.

Juvenile's New Reality Scores Billboard #1

Matisyahu, David Gilmour and Scarface also debut high on the albums chart.

New Releases: Juvenile, Matisyahu, Lil Wayne, Bad Religion, Stereolab, Public Enemy, Mogwai & More

Also due Tuesday are releases by Scarface, Van Morrison, If Hope Dies, the Buzzcocks.

For The Record: Quick News On Paula Abdul, Matisyahu, Tool, Slum Village, Ben Folds & More

'Idol' judge involved in airport-security breach; Matisyahu planning in-store; Tool announce LP title.

Tool And Franz Ferdinand Will Rock Coachella

Artists scheduled to perform at the annual festival include Depeche Mode, Common and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs.

Jamie Foxx Recaptures Billboard Title From Mary J. Blige

Unpredictable outsells The Breakthrough by fewer than 2,500 copies to reclaim #1.

My Chemical Romance Win Woodie Of The Year At mtvU Awards

College students across the U.S. cast their Woodie votes at mtvU.com, and the victors were honored in New York City Wednesday night. Winners/performers Death Cab for Cutie played a medley of songs at a ceremony packed with live sets.

My Chemical Matisyahu? Reggae Rapper Hooks Up With Rock Director Webb

Hasidic breakthrough artist, video auteur shot 'Youth' at CBGB.

New Releases: Rob Thomas, Ringside, Il Divo, Anna Nalick, Matisyahu & More

Also due Tuesday are albums from Danko Jones, Autechre, Adam Richman and Steel Train.

Straight Outta West Chester? Meet Hasidic Hip-Hopper Matisyahu

His religious rap is catching on, and a new live album is around the corner.