Shawn Mendes has fashioned a Hot 100 hit out of his Handwritten highlight “Stitches,” and for a new acoustic version of the track, he called in his pal Hailee Steinfeld, most recently of Pitch Perfect 2 fame.
Just when you thought the “post-punk” tag was getting boring, here’s a new song from the debut album of Publicist UK, a quartet that’s not from the UK, and signed to a traditionally metal label without being especially metal. Check out their Heather Crank-directed video for a new track called “Away,” premiering exclusively via Billboard.
Rise Records act Miss May I, which is on the verge of dropping it fifth album, Deathless (Aug. 7), is rolling out another video from the project. The clip is from the set’s title track, and it premieres today exclusively on Billboard.com.
The Justin Bieber comeback is officially one month away. On Wednesday (July 29), the Biebs stopped by Ryan Seacrest’s syndicated radio show to announce that his new single — the first from his next album — is called “What Do You Mean,” and will be released in 30 days, which means the countdown is on for Aug. 28.
While Metallica fans hunger for that long-awaited new studio album, they’ve got something else to hold them over, even if it’s just for an afternoon. The band’s three-and-a-half-decade-long history is being told in a new comic book.
On the heels of New York magazine's chilling cover story about all the women who've accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault over the years, Janis Ian is coming forward with her own disturbing story about the man.
Drake is back on the mic with yet another response to Meek Mill's allegations that he uses ghostwriters. The rapper dropped his latest diss track, "Back To Back," earlier this morning (July 29), after sharing the first, "Charged Up," last Saturday.
After an epic performance on the 2015 Grammy Awards, Madonna fans can probably assume they're in for some major theatrics on the "Rebel Heart" tour this fall. The 56-year-old singer released some video teasers from tour rehearsals which revealed she's taking theatrics to a whole new level with something pretty unexpected—pole-dancing nuns.
Neil Fallon cuts a convincing mad scientist figure in the video for "X-Ray Visions," the first track released from Clutch's upcoming 11th studio album Psychic Warfare. "It was method acting, I guess," he tell Billboard with a chuckle.
German music authors and publishers released a dramatic joint appeal today (July 29), drawing attention to inadequate mini-licenses from streaming services, demanding a greater share in the (relatively) booming revenues of internet music services.