The pop/reggae smash unseats Wiz Khalifa's 'See You Again,' which led Billboard's Songs of the Summer chart through the first 13 weeks of the season. Now, with one summer tracking week left, can 'Cheerleader' finish at No. 1?
Tamar Braxton may steal the spotlight with giggle-provoking one-liners on reality shows 'Braxton Family Values' and 'Tamar & Vince,' but her music career is no joke. After bowing at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 with 2013’s 'Love and War,' the 38-year-old returns with third studio LP 'Calling All Lovers,' due Sept. 11 on Epic/Streamline.
Big things are happening for Este, Danielle, and Alana. Yesterday (Aug. 30), on Pharrell Williams' Beats 1 radio show, the Haim sisters announced they're working on a new album and getting a show of their own.
Pia Mia knew from an early age that she was destined for stardom. By 11 years old, the Guam-born singer was already performing professionally at the weddings of Japanese tourists on the island. It only grew from there.
Sara Bareilles, a lifelong fan of musicals, wasn’t looking to write one when the idea for a stage remake of 'Waitress' came her way; she had just moved to New York in 2013 and thought she might try acting. But the match between the singer-songwriter, 35, and the late Adrienne Shelly’s poignant 2007 film, about a pie-baking waitress stuck in an abusive marriage, turned out to be an auspicious one.
In an interview with Gay Star News, Sir Ian McKellen shared that he was invited up on stage to join Taylor Swift in concert (along with Patrick Stewart), but declined because "I had something else to do that night."
Shazam, an increasingly important source of consumer information for the music industry, racked up losses again last year. Fortunately, losing money isn't the worst thing a mobile app developer can do.
Because Miley Cyrus and Her Dead Petz is a free album Cyrus surprise-released following her MTV Video Music Awards hosting gig, however, it is not viewed as a proper follow-up to Bangerz, and no Hot 100 expectations should be placed upon any of these songs.