Documentary Screening Draws Lennon Fans to Central Park

John Lennon's Killer Admits He’s ‘An Idiot’

"I am sorry for causing that type of pain," Mark David Chapman told a parole board last week, according to a transcript released Wednesday. "I am sorry for being such an idiot and choosing the wrong way for glory."
Robin Williams in 2007

Robin Williams Biography in the Works

In the wake of his Aug. 11 suicide, Robin Williams is getting a high-profile posthumous biography by The New York Times Writer Dave Itzkoff.
Wiz Khalifa and Young Jeezy

Young Jeezy Pleads Not Guilty to Gun Charge

The end of the 22-date Under the Influence of Music Tour has had a sobering impact on headliners Young Jeezy and Wiz Khalifa, as the former faces a gun charge and the latter has had at least one future show canceled in the wake of a shooting death.
Tim Menzies, 2014.

615 Spotlight: Tim Menzies Explains Hiatus, Talks Gospel-Leaning New Album

This week, we go in a different direction with the 615 Spotlight. Rather than showcase a brand new artist, we update you on Tim Menzies, a singer-songwriter so highly respected in Music City that demo versions of songs he's written for big-name artists -- such as Reba McEntire, Mark Chesnutt and Trisha Yearwood -- are just as beloved as the final studio recordings.
Must Hear Music Podcast featuring Katy Perry, Usher, Raury & Jessie Ware

Must-Hear Music Podcast: Katy Perry, Riff Raff, Usher, Raury & More

On this week's Must-Hear Music podcast, the Billboard staff sits down to exchange thoughts about everything from Katy Perry working with eccentric MC Riff Raff to Brad Paisley's return to good-times music to insanely promising newcomers like Raury and Sofi de la Torre.