For Green Day, the Bush administration wasn’t much fun, but it did inspire a career revival most acts would (metaphorically) kill for. 2000’s Warning was the punk band’s most disappointing effort (both critically and commercially) since breaking through with Dookie, and the trio needed some time to reclaim the magic.
On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart, Lecrae scored his first No. 1 with Anomaly -- the only album to top both the Billboard 200 and Gospel Albums chart. It debuted with 88,000 copies sold in the week ending Sept. 14, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Lecrae led a packed week on the chart, where seven new albums arrived in the top 10.
Taylor Swift, One Direction and Nicki Minaj are all headed to Las Vegas this weekend for the iHeartRadio Music Festival. But you don't have to travel to Sin City to catch the show, it's available for live stream online.
Ten years ago, the hip-hop producer had one of the hottest streaks in music history. Then he acquired an epic cocaine habit and bankrupted himself. Now he’s mounting a modest comeback using the one resource he never completely squandered: Chutzpah.
2014 has been a year of renewed energy for Big & Rich. As their current single, "Look At You," sits at No. 20 on the Hot Country Songs chart, they're not only gearing up for the release of their fifth studio album, 'Gravity' -- they're looking back on 10 years of Big & Rich.