Germany's Federal Court of Justice has upheld a legal ruling that effectively obliges DSPs to block access to copyright infringing websites in instances where the site's operators and hosts are unidentifiable.
T-Hanks? MC Tom Tom? Forest Bump? 2 Hanx? The terrible puns are endless but that's all anyone can think about after the reminder that Tom Hanks once rapped -- yes, that Tom Hanks. Turns out the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. Although, some think Papa Hanks could school Chet Haze.
A bounty of American and international DJs far and wide are wishing their fans a happy and healthy Thanksgiving. As millions of people gear up for a hearty feast with friends and family, Billboard Dance has compiled a list of sweet and playful tweets by DJs spreading the holiday cheer.
Even bigger than the balloons floating high above New York City during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade are the music superstars the 89th annual event lined up this year. There was a long list of performers -- Mariah Carey, Shawn Mendes, almost every cast of a current Broadway show -- but below were the music moments you needed to see from the three-hour telecast:
Happy Thanksgiving! To mark the holiday, Billboard Dance has compiled 10 autumn releases that we're thankful for this holiday season. Kick back and relax, grab a heaping helping of turkey and stuffing and hit play.
There was a time when best original song contenders easily took up residence on top 40 radio: 1977's "You Light Up My Life" (from the film of the same name) was one of five Academy honorees from the decade to top the Billboard Hot 100, and seven more Oscar recipients reached No. 1 in the '80s. But Eminem's "Lose Yourself," from 2002's 8 Mile, was the last Oscar winner to top the charts. And the 2014 champ, John Legend and Common's "Glory" from Selma, halted at No. 49, further evidence of an amicable separation in recent years between radio play and the Oscars.
*NSYNC isn't the only act Adele's third studio effort 25 is leaving in the dust. The singer's latest release has officially broken Oasis' first-week record to become the fastest-selling album in the U.K., Official Charts reports.
ANOHNI, an alias for Antony Hegarty from Antony and the Johnsons, will present the European premiere of HOPLESSNESS, her project with producers Oneohtrix Point Never and Hudson Mohawke. John Luther Adams’ climate change opera “Become Ocean” will also have it’s European premiere during the festival, set to take place June 16,17 and 18.