Kelly Clarkson is hardly shy when it comes to how candid she'll get in an interview. So when she sat down on Thursday night's Watch What Happens Live, with a glass of wine, the "Heartbeat Song" singer was characteristically real.
The latter part of winter has been quite brutal for many places in the South, but come April 23-25, most of that will be very much forgotten, as the Toadlick Music Festival will be held in Dothan, Ala. Among the lineup includes longtime Poison frontman Bret Michaels, Styx, and rising country performers Sam Hunt, Randy Houser and Lee Brice.
With Zane Lowe leaving his BBC Radio 1 show after more than a decade to join Apple, he recorded his final broadcast Thursday and made it a relaxed, free flowing two-hour affair revisiting some of the show's favorite songs over his tenure.
Some have called Jack White rock and roll’s Willy Wonka; if that’s the case, Billboard scored a golden ticket visit to visit his chocolate factory. For the latest Billboard cover story, editor-at-large Joe Levy got a guest-of-honor’s behind-the-scenes peak at Jack White’s Third Man Records headquarters.
Zac Brown Band is gearing up for a big year. On Thursday, the group announced its new album is called Jekyll + Hyde and will be out April 28. They'll also be launching a North American stadium tour that same week.