Award-winning American singer and songwriter John Legend took to the stage in Bahrain on Monday night (March 2), performing to a sold-out crowd of more than 2,000 people despite calls by some activists to cancel the concert due to concerns over human rights abuses in the Gulf Arab nation.
"Uptown Funk!" takes over atop another tally, while Ruess arrives on his own with "Nothing Without Your Love." Plus, Zedd and Selena Gomez debut on Pop Songs and new No. 1s for Pitbull, Ne-Yo, Blake Shelton, Ricky Martin and more.
Kelly Clarkson's 'Piece by Piece' gleams with the professionalism that has marked the rest of Clarkson's postpeak phase. Working with songwriting and production A-listers like Greg Kurstin (Sia, Britney Spears), Clarkson doubles down on songs that put her skyscraping voice first.
Say you were new to Fifth Harmony and Little Mix. You wanted to get into these new girl groups, but didn’t know where to start. Which one would you like more? Which girl group is the girl group for you? We at Billboard have provided the 5H and Little Mix novices with a handy guide to helm them make this crucial decision.
The legacy of the late Pete Seeger—as a musician, social activist and environmentalist—will be celebrated June 20-21 at the Clearwater’s Great Hudson River Revival by just-announced artists including the Mavericks, Neko Case, Guster, Ani DiFranco, Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn, Blind Boys of Alabama, Angélique Kidjo, and more.
From March 18-21 during SXSW's Music Week, Tumblr will take up residence at Ironwood Hall in Austin Texas as it brings its ongoing Tumblr IRL music and art series to the festival for the very first time.
Brantley Gilbert is definitely used to throwing a "Small Town Throwdown," but now he's taking his party overseas. Gilbert opened up a brief international leg of his tour this past Saturday in Oslo, Norway, as part of the Country 2 Country festival, and he'll play Stockholm, Frankfurt, Cologne and Dublin before wrapping up next Sunday with a C2C date in London.
March 02, 2015 3:00 PM EST
She's the Queen of Pop and royalty on the Billboard charts. To celebrate Madonna's career, we've compiled an exclusive ranking of the diva's 40 biggest Billboard Hot 100 hit singles.