updated 08/18/1997 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 08/18/1997 AT 01:00 AM EDT
CYBERCHAT: Meet music-video-maker-turned-film-director Brett Ratner, who discusses his latest work, Money Talks, Mon., 9 p.m. ET.
ESSENCE OF ELVIS: what made Elvis Presley's brand of cool timeless? Tell us, as we mark the 20th anniversary of the death of the legend and recognize the men who would be Kings in an Impersonators Gallery.
TUNE UP: Sample the CDs reviewed in this issue (page 25) from audio clips on the Web. Featured artists include Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott, Blues Traveler, Echo & the Bunny-men, Robert Earl Keen, Rickie Lee Tones and Primal Scream.