1998 – The star-studded album “Across the Bridge o… Read more

1998 – The star-studded album “Across the Bridge o…

1998 – The star-studded album “Across the Bridge of Hope” is released in Britain to raise money for victims of the Aug. 15 bombing in Northern Ireland. The album features songs by U2, Boyzone, Sinead O’Connor and Van Morrison as well as actor Liam Neeson reading a poem written by 12-year-old Shaun McLaughlin, who was […]

1998 – Personal manager Inga Vainshtein files suit… Read more

1998 – Personal manager Inga Vainshtein files suit…

1998 – Personal manager Inga Vainshtein files suit against singer-songwriter Jewel for wrongful termination of her contract, among other things. The suit alleges the singer acted in bad faith and without cause. The suit also claims that Lenedra Carroll, Jewel’s mother and current manager, intentionally induced Jewel to terminate the contract so that she could […]

1998 – Spin magazine editor Craig Marks tells poli… Read more

1998 – Spin magazine editor Craig Marks tells poli…

1998 – Spin magazine editor Craig Marks tells police that shock rocker Marilyn Manson’s bodyguards pinned him against a wall and hauled him up into the air. Marks claims he was invited backstage to talk with Manson after the artist performed at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York. Manson allegedly threatened Marks. “He said `You […]

1998 – Songwriters/producers/musicians Vada Nobles… Read more

1998 – Songwriters/producers/musicians Vada Nobles…

1998 – Songwriters/producers/musicians Vada Nobles, Johari Newton, Tejumold Newton, and Rasheem Pugh file lawsuit against Lauryn Hill alleging that the Ruffhouse/Columbia artist failed to give them proper writing and producing credits or pay them royalties for their work on the hit album “The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.”

1998 – Motley Crue fans are able to fulfill all th… Read more

1998 – Motley Crue fans are able to fulfill all th…

1998 – Motley Crue fans are able to fulfill all their fashion needs when the bands new retail store, S’Crue, opens at 7201 Melrose Ave. in Los Angeles. The store stocks merchandise from the band’s worldwide tours, clothing from both the clothing lines by bassist Nikki Sixx and vocalist Vince Neil and all Motley Crue […]