Jason Derulo's "Talk Dirty" single has gotten a whole mess of celebrities dancing on its way to selling 2 million downloads, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Derulo has been teasing a "Celebrities Talkin' Dity" lip-synch extravaganza for over a month, and on Wednesday (Mar. 12), the viral clip finally hit YouTube.
While Rick Ross enjoys another No. 1 album debut on this week's Billboard 200 chart with "Mastermind," his Maybach Music Group cohort, R&B singer-songwriter Omarion, is readying his first full-length statement under Ross' hip-hop umbrella.
After their well-received live performances at the Academy Awards, broadcast on ABC on March 2, Pharrell Williams' "Happy" and Idina Menzel's "Let It Go," the latter of which won best original song honors, both shine on the Billboard Hot 100. The former leads the list for a third week, while the latter blasts into the top 10, vaulting 17-9.
It's a great time to be Tegan & Sara, and it's not just because they just sailed the Caribbean as guests of honor onboard Paramore's smashing debut cruise, Parahoy! In the big picture, they're riding high from the success of their 2013 album "Heartthrob" which brought them their first Hot 100 hit (the glistening Greg Kurstin-produced "Closer") and nudged them closer to superstar than cult star status for the first time.
Competition episodes, when done right, can have some of the best musical moments. Everything is bigger, the threads of a season can illuminate through music. Tonight, try as everyone might, the performances are flat.
The guys of the Fray have been making music together for over a decade… but how well do they really know each other? The band's Dave Welsh, Joe King and Isaac Slade found out during a recent visit to Billboard's New York studios, where they played a great game of "How Well Do You Know Your Band Mates?"
Chromeo has been dropping a series of spectacular dance tracks ahead of its fourth studio album, "White Women," and one of the highlights has been the unapologetic throwback groove "Jealous (I Ain't WIth It)." The Chainsmokers has put its spin on "Jealous" with a sumptuous remix of the track -- check it out now.