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Led Zeppelin Loses First Round in 'Stairway to Heaven' Lawsuit

1 hour 39 min ago
Led Zeppelin is stuck in Pennsylvania at the moment, forced to confront claims the band stole its biggest hit "Stairway to Heaven" from Randy Craig...

Universal Music Mulling Action Against American Airlines Over In-Flight Music

3 hours 29 min ago
American Airlines is buckling up to defend a copyright lawsuit that could come as soon as next month from Universal Music Group. On Friday, attorneys...

Gloria Estefan, Alejandro Sanz, Miguel Perform at Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame Gala

Sun, 2014-10-19 19:48
The second annual La Musa Awards presented by the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame was an eminently musical and emotional affair whose elegant...

Lorde's 'Royals' Gets Banned in San Francisco for World Series

Sun, 2014-10-19 19:05
Lorde's not getting any love from San Francisco right now. As the city's Giants head into the World Series against the Kansas City Royals, the singer...

Watch: LeBron James Backed by Hozier’s ‘Take Me to Church’ in Powerful New Beats by Dre Ad

Sun, 2014-10-19 14:13
Basketball star LeBron James’ return to Cleveland is celebrated in the latest Beats by Dre commercial, which features Hozier’s hit single “Take Me to...

Barbra Streisand Calls on Democrats to Donate Cash to Midterm Campaigns

Sun, 2014-10-19 11:06
Barbra Streisand sent out an email Saturday asking Democrats to donate money immediately to candidates facing stiff opposition in the November...

Nashville Songwriter Paul Craft Dies at 76: Report

Sun, 2014-10-19 10:21
Nashville songwriter and Hall of Famer Paul Craft has died in Tennessee at the age of 76. The Tennessean reported that Craft died Saturday at a...

Bridges for Music: How Nonprofit is Harnessing EDM’s Power for Positive Change

Sat, 2014-10-18 16:17
When twenty-five cyclists arrived in Amsterdam this week, their focus was not on the long trek from London, but what it would mean for the township...

K-Pop Concert Planner in South Korea Found Dead After 16 Die

Sat, 2014-10-18 15:29
A South Korean man involved in planning an outdoor pop concert where 16 people were killed after falling through a ventilation grate was found dead...

Rascal Flatts Playing NFL Pre-Game Show to Promote Carnival Cruise Lines Concert Series

Sat, 2014-10-18 15:14
Look for Rascal Flatts to entertain Dallas Cowboys fans at AT&T Stadium Sunday (Oct. 19) in a special pre-game Carnival Live concert before the...

Digital Execs Discuss How Much a Play Is Worth at Inaugural Revolt Music Conference

Sat, 2014-10-18 11:45
The value of music was the prevalent theme at the “Disruptors” panel during day one of the 2014 Revolt Music Conference at Fontainebleau Miami Beach...

Tim Hauser, Founder and Singer of Manhattan Transfer, Dies at 72

Sat, 2014-10-18 11:13
Tim Hauser, the founder and singer of the Grammy-winning vocal troupe The Manhattan Transfer, died Thursday (Oct. 16) from cardiac arrest, band...

Billboard 200 Chart Moves: Piano Guys, Jackson Browne Hit High Notes

Fri, 2014-10-17 21:45
On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart, Jason Aldean notched the third-largest sales week of the year with the arrival of his new album, Old Boots...

Bob Seger Aiming for 10th Top 10 Album

Fri, 2014-10-17 19:48
Rocker Bob Seger is cruising for his tenth top 10 album with his latest release, Ride On. Industry forecasters suggest the set, released on Oct. 14...

4Minute's Label Releases Statement Following at Least 16 Deaths at K-Pop Concert

Fri, 2014-10-17 18:41
Following a tragic accident at in South Korea where at least 16 concert attendants were killed after a ventilation grate they were standing on...

Surprise Sleater-Kinney Song Stokes Reunion Hopes

Fri, 2014-10-17 17:59
Nine years have passed since Sleater-Kinney released The Woods and called it quits. Now, it seems the trio may be getting back together. Yes, get...

Revolt's Inaugural Music Conference Kicks Off in Miami with Sean Combs, Guy Oseary, Craig Kallman and Many More

Fri, 2014-10-17 17:53
The first day of Revolt’s Music Conference in Miami centered on two central themes: Innovation and artistry.

‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ ‘Frozen’ and 'Hunger Games,' Oh My! How This Was the Year of the Soundtrack

Fri, 2014-10-17 16:00
Not since "Greased Lightnin'" and "Night Fever" electrified the movies in 1978 have soundtracks proven to be such an indomitable force in the music...

From Beyonce’s Surprise to Thom Yorke’s BitTorrent Gamble, It’s Been a Game-Changing Grammy Year

Fri, 2014-10-17 14:52
The 12 months covered by this year's Grammy Awards (from Oct. 1, 2013 to Sept. 30, 2014) revealed a music community that was prepared to try just...

The Maverick Movement: Meet the Industry Movers Working Together to Steer the Careers of Madonna, U2, Britney and More

Fri, 2014-10-17 14:47
This week’s Billboard has the full scoop (and our first gatefold cover) on Maverick, an ambitious gathering of nine of music's top managers and their...

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