Welcome to the Thursday, October 11 edition of "The Beat," Billboard.com's daily music news show, featuring host Jonathan Brooks running down the latest music news -- who's making headlines and who's topping the charts.
In today's episode, J.B. dishes on Taylor Swift's new single, Rick Ross' latest mixtape, the Tedeschi Trucks Band's headlining set, and Rihanna's Pop Songs chart success. He also runs down who topped the Billboard 200 and Hot 100 charts this week. Tune in below.
Be sure to come back to Billboard.com each weekday afternoon to watch a fresh episode of "The Beat."