In the blink of an eye, artists come and go. However, two of dance music’s tenured veterans, Benny Benassi and John Dahlbäck, challenge listeners today with “Blink Again,” their first-ever collaboration.
This week's episode is an extra-long special recap of the 2014 Coachella festival, with Jason and Keith welcoming Billboard.com editor (and Coachella expert) Tye Comer onto the show to discuss the highs and lows of Weekend 1.
Luke Bryan is the new leader on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart, while Martina McBride earns her first No. 1 in five years on Top Country Albums. Results from the first complete Nielsen SoundScan/BDS tracking week following the April 6 Academy of Country Music Awards on CBS spur noticeable chart gains, led by Bryan.
Back on April 11, the Onion-esque parody site The News Nerd published a clearly fake story about Patti LaBelle punching Aretha Franklin at "an R&B/Soul concert" on March 20. Franklin didn't appreciate the clunky dose of internet humor and posted a formal denial of the scuffle on April 15.
From the very beginning, Rhimes has mostly honed in on classic soul and funk from the late '60s and early '70s, which has quietly become one of the show's trademark characteristics along with the cheating, betrayal, murder, backstabbing, and rapid-fire plot twists.
On Wednesday (Apr. 16), the R&B songstress announced that her new single, "Problem," will be unveiled during a performance at the Radio Disney Music Awards on Sunday, Apr. 27, and then hit iTunes hours later.
What's up with 4 Non Blondes? How about a one-night-only reunion? The '90s rock band will perform May 10 at "An Evening With Women" to benefit the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center. Linda Perry, the band's former lead singer and hit songwriter, has produced the event for years.