“There’s a good balance,” 1D's Louis Tomlinson tells Billboard backstage at the 2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival. “It’s definitely our most different sounding album. We’ve definitely tried to keep it different, really.”
Japan has hosted a major music conference with significant international players for the first time in recent memory. The Big Parade, held September 12th-15th, was packed with line-up of live showcases (of strictly Japanese bands) buttressing three days of talks, speeches and panels.
With a picture of his mother on a large screen behind him, Doug E Fresh struggled to complete his sentence. The rapper choked up and shed tears as he received the "I Am Hip-Hop Award" at the ninth BET Hip-Hop Awards on Saturday.
The iHeartRadio Music Festival may be over after just two days, but the musical extravaganza packed a whirlwind of far-ranging talent that made the experience feel much, much longer than 36 hours. Check out all the moments we saw and heard while watching the iHeartRadio Music Festival and hanging out backstage.
Many frequent visitors to Vegas say that 48 hours is more than enough time for a trip to Sin City. Apparently, no one told that to One Direction, whose five members have been spending the better part of the past week shuttling to Vegas after a three-night residency at Los Angeles’ Rose Bowl
Ed Sheeran and Macklemore have previously combined to perform Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' gay-rights anthem "Same Love" live, and the pair did it again during Sheeran's iHeartRadio Music Festival set on Saturday night (Sept. 20).