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Bill Cosby Appeals Ruling That Unsealed Deposition Excerpts

4 hours 6 min ago
Bill Cosby's lawyers on Monday appealed a judge's decision to unseal court filings that quote him saying he obtained quaaludes to give women before...

Imagine Dragons to Join Willie Nelson & Friends for 30th Farm Aid Concert in Chicago

5 hours 19 min ago
The guiding foursome of Farm Aid -- Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews -- will celebrate a milestone for the organization...

Vic Firth, Founder of Drumstick Manufacturing Company, Dies at 85

Mon, 2015-07-27 20:53
Everett "Vic" Firth, founder of leading drumstick manufacturing company Vic Firth Company, has died, according to a statement on the company's ...

Snapchat Drops Warner Music and Yahoo From Discover, Adds iHeartRadio and BuzzFeed

Mon, 2015-07-27 17:49
Snapchat is giving its Discover platform -- an editorial "outlet" within the hugely popular app launched in January that features content from...

Little Big Town Cancels More Tour Dates

Mon, 2015-07-27 16:54
Little Big Town has canceled more dates of their Pain Killer tour spanning over three weeks in order to give band member Jimi Westbrook time to...

Conan O'Brien Accused of Stealing Jokes From Twitter in Lawsuit

Mon, 2015-07-27 15:55
A San Diego man has filed a lawsuit against Conan O'Brien, TBS and others on the comedian's team for allegedly violating copyright on four jokes....

Billboard Hot 100 Festival Stage Layout Revealed

Mon, 2015-07-27 15:32
Billboard and Live Nation can now reveal details for the Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival's stages.For the first festival of this kind ever held at...

Taylor Swift Concert Moved Up for Possible Houston Astros Playoff Run

Mon, 2015-07-27 15:23
The Houston Astros have shaken off Taylor Swift's original tour date at Minute Maid Park in case of a playoff run.The Astros announced on Monday (...

OMI's 'Cheerleader' No. 1 for Third Week on Hot 100

Mon, 2015-07-27 15:17
Three cheers -- and three weeks at No. 1 -- for OMI's "Cheerleader"!"Cheerleader" leads the Billboard Hot 100 for a third week, actually widening...

Doobie Brothers Sue Venture Capitalist's '70s Cover Band The Doobie Decimal System

Mon, 2015-07-27 15:15
The Doobie Brothers didn’t give much thought to their band name in the early 1970s -- a friend suggested it because they smoked so much -- but the...

Russian Leaders Consider Lauching 'Incubator' to Create Patriotic Pop Stars

Mon, 2015-07-27 12:32
Russia plans to create a media group focused on promoting local "patriotic" artists, making sure that they communicate messages in line with...

Andrew De Leon of 'America's Got Talent' Signs With Standby Records: Exclusive

Mon, 2015-07-27 12:05
Andrew De Leon, the goth-garbed America's Got Talent semi-finalist who wowed the show with his operatic vocals during his 2012 audition, has signed...

Cumulus Reportedly Creating NASH Next Record Label, On-Air Talent Show

Mon, 2015-07-27 10:01
Cumulus Media’s NASH brand of country music programming may soon be adding an on-air talent competition to the mix.

China Stocks Suffer Biggest Drop Since 2007

Mon, 2015-07-27 08:57
The Chinese government's attempts to calm the country's volatile stock markets appeared to have failed as stock prices on the Shanghai, Shenzhen and...

China Ends Ban on Sale of Video Game Consoles

Mon, 2015-07-27 08:35
China will lift a 15-year ban on the production and sale of video game consoles in the country, theWall Street Journal reports. The ban, which has...

Spain Says 'Sí' to Streaming, Recording Biz on the Rise

Mon, 2015-07-27 03:00
Streaming has saved Spain’s music market, according to a new report from Spanish industry association Promusicae, which cites gains in streaming of...

Future Earns His First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart

Sun, 2015-07-26 10:30
Future celebrates his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart as DS2 arrives atop the list. The set starts at No. 1 on the chart dated Aug.

Streaming Crosses 500 Million Weekly Landmark in U.K., Double Over Last Year

Fri, 2015-07-24 19:01
The number of weekly audio streams in the United Kingdom has crossed 500 million for the first time, new data from labels trade body BPI and...

Bruno Crolot, Director of Midem, Announces Departure

Fri, 2015-07-24 16:45
Bruno Crolot, director Midem, the annual music business conference that takes place in Cannes, France, has announced his departure from that...

Saint Motel's 'My Type' Tops Billboard & Clio Music's Top Commercials Chart

Fri, 2015-07-24 16:44
Using tagging data from Shazam, as well as sales and streaming information tracked by Nielsen Music, Billboard partners with Clio Music each month...