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Martin Shkreli Sued Over Wu-Tang Clan Album Artwork

Tue, 2016-02-09 23:59
A Long Island artist sued ex-pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli and others Tuesday over the use of his art in a Wu-Tang Clan album, saying he never...

NYC's 2016 FarmBorough Festival Canceled

Tue, 2016-02-09 21:55
The 2016 FarmBorough Festival with headlining sets by Toby Keith, Jason Aldean and Tim McGraw at Randall's Island Park in New York City has been...

WINNER Returns to Top 5 of World, Heatseekers Album Charts

Tue, 2016-02-09 21:12
After nearly a year and a half after their debut, WINNER is quickly climbing back to the top of the charts. The boy band's new EP Exit soars into the...

A Taste of the Grammys: Previewing the Menu for Music's Biggest Night

Tue, 2016-02-09 20:22
“You would think it would get easier. But the butterflies are still there.” That’s not one of the performers from the forthcoming 58th Grammy Awards...

Mana Announces 'Latino Power Tour,' Urges U.S. Latinos to Vote

Tue, 2016-02-09 20:09
On the eve of receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and appearing on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Mexican rockers Maná announced the launch of their...

Disney's 'Frozen' Musical to Hit Broadway in Spring 2018

Tue, 2016-02-09 19:07
Good news for Frozen fans shivering with anticipation for the Broadway musical: A timeline has been set. Disney Theatrical Productions on Tuesday...

What Does Music Do to Us When We Listen Together? Neuroscientist Daniel Levitin Helps Sonos Find Out: Q&A

Tue, 2016-02-09 19:00
These days, outside of seeing it live, music is largely a solitary activity, one used to block out the white noise of the world and provide us some...

Swizz Beatz Brings Artistic Genius to Pepsi's Kola House Pop-Up for Super Bowl 50 Pre-Party

Tue, 2016-02-09 18:35
Days after riding along on Swizz Beatz's party bus for Canon's "Rebel with a Cause" campaign, Billboard reconnected with the superproducer and art...

Future Aiming for Third No. 1 Album in Less Than Seven Months on Billboard 200 Chart

Tue, 2016-02-09 18:23
Future is heading for his third No. 1 album in less than seven months on the Billboard 200 chart. The rapper’s new Evol -- which was released on Feb...

John Oates Talks Rock Hall, Touring & Upcoming Jam Session With Miguel, Win Butler

Tue, 2016-02-09 16:46
Guitarist/singer/producer/songwriter John Oates, half of famed duo Hall & Oates, will serve as musical director for PoWoW!

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Gets $200 Million Equity Award

Tue, 2016-02-09 15:14
Googling "highest paid CEO in America" will now serve up a familiar name at the search giant: Google chief Sundar Pichai, who just received an equity...

Jeep Scores Big With '4x4ever' Super Bowl Ad, Song

Tue, 2016-02-09 15:13
The most Shamazed Super Bowl ad of 2016 — by a huge margin — was Jeep's "4x4ever," featuring original music performed by Morgan Dorr, bass player of...

SoundCloud Earnings: Burning Cash While Building For Future

Tue, 2016-02-09 15:10
SoundCloud's latest earnings report shows a familiar pattern in music streaming -- the company's expenses and losses far outpaced its revenue growth...

Two Artists Follow Martin Garrix's Lead, Announce Split from Spinnin' Records

Tue, 2016-02-09 14:19
Martin Garrix cut ties with Spinnin' Records and sister company MusicAllstars Management last August and now two other producers are following suit....

Beyonce's 'Formation' Shout Out Boosts Red Lobster's Sales

Tue, 2016-02-09 13:31
BeyHive members weren't the only squad to reap the benefits from Beyonce's surprise single "Formation" this past weekend.

Hollywood Bowl 2016 Summer Season Lineup Has Arrived: See It Here

Tue, 2016-02-09 13:00
The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles has announced its 2016 summer season lineup, and it spans from Steely Dan in June to Bloc Party in September. The...

2016 Grammys: Which Nominees Perform Best on YouTube, and Where Are They Most Popular?

Tue, 2016-02-09 12:55
As music's most prestigious awards show, the Grammys aren't decided purely by sales or online popularity -- winners are chosen by music-makers, not...

Lawsuit Tied to Steven Tyler's Exit From 'American Idol' Settled Out of Court

Tue, 2016-02-09 11:58
A bitter legal war has ended between Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler's lawyer Dina LaPolt and ex-management firm, Kovac Media Group. 

CRS Opens With a Friendly Tone

Tue, 2016-02-09 11:51
The Country Radio Seminar opened yesterday (Feb. 8) with a series of afternoon events that paid homage to collaboration. Keith Urban, accepting a...

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