1. 'Trolls' Trailer: Meet Justin Timberlake & Anna Kendrick's Animated Characters

    June 29, 2016 2:47 PM EDT Setting the scene with some treacherous sounding instrumentals, Justin Timberlake is introduced as the gloomy troll Branch in the brand new trailer for the upcoming Dreamworks movie  Trolls . Locked away in a survival bunker, Timberlake plays the ever-unenthusiastic character whose one goal…

  2. Justin Timberlake 'Feeling' No. 1 on the Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    May 06, 2016 5:15 PM EDT The superstar returns with a new track & details on his next album. Justin Timberlake ’s new song “Can’t Stop the Feeling” roared to No. 1 on the real-time Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart after its May 6 release. The cut, from the upcoming animated film Trolls , dropped at midnight…

  3. 'Can't Stop the Feeling' Clip Features Anna Kendrick, James Corden and…Justin Timberlake's Mom

    May 06, 2016 1:42 AM EDT By now you've probably caught Justin Timberlake's summery comeback tune "Can't Stop the Feeling"...at least once.  The official video for "Can't  Stop the Feeling"  features cameos from some well-known stars, from Anna Kendrick to James Corden, Gwen…

  4. Watch Anna Kendrick Sing Showtune Duet With Stephen Colbert

    March 11, 2016 11:05 AM EST Anna Kendrick is no stranger to musicals, as the Pitch Perfect  movies and  Into the Woods  star was also on Broadway at just 12-years old. She returned to her roots last night with fellow musical fan Stephen Colbert as they sang the showtune duet "They Say It's Wonderful" last…

  5. Justin Bieber, One Direction Highlight the 2015 American Music Awards

    November 22, 2015 11:32 PM EST In the midst of what is an increasingly crowded and tame awards show environment across the board, the 2015 American Music Awards managed to serve up a handful of surprises, some planned and some seemingly off-the-cuff. But the night's top award, artist of the year, wasn't…

  6. 'Pitch Perfect 3' Release Date Announced

    September 29, 2015 8:24 PM EDT Prepare to pitch-slap yourself in the face because Pitch Perfect 3 's release date has been released and it can't come soon enough. 'Pitch Perfect 2' Soundtrack Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart The official Twitter page for the franchise announced the film…

  7. Ask Billboard: Is There an Unusually High Number of New Acts in the Hot 100's Top 10?

    July 19, 2015 9:05 AM EDT From OMI to Rachel Platten, are rookies ruling more than ever? Plus, Selena Gomez's top-selling hits & more. As always, submit questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your…

  8. 'Pitch Perfect 3' Will Star Anna Kendrick & Rebel Wilson

    June 15, 2015 5:18 PM EDT Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson will be back for the third installment in the Pitch Perfect franchise. Universal has dated Pitch Perfect 3 for Friday, July 21, 2017. Anna Kendrick Sings Chance the Rapper's 'Sunday Candy,' Nails It: Watch Paul Brooks of Gold Circle Entertainment…

  9. Anna Kendrick Sings Chance the Rapper's 'Sunday Candy,' Nails It: Watch

    June 12, 2015 9:21 PM EDT It's pretty clear by now Anna Kendrick is one of the cool ones. But that she's got good taste in music, too, makes loving her all the sweeter.  'Pitch Perfect 2' Star Anna Kendrick Challenges James Corden to a Riff-Off Promoting Pitch Perfect 2 , in interview with ABC'…

  10. 'Pitch Perfect 2' Outsings 'Mad Max' With Stunning $70.3M Debut

    May 17, 2015 1:48 PM EDT The Pitches are back in a big way. Scoring one of the top openings of all time for a non-tentpole, Elizabeth Banks' Pitch Perfect 2 opened to a massive $70.3 million at the North American box office, thanks to ardent female fans. And in only three days, it's earned back more than…

  11. 'Pitch Perfect 2' Star Anna Kendrick Challenges James Corden to a Riff-Off

    May 16, 2015 9:08 PM EDT Anna Kendrick is not one to back down from a challenge. (See her performance on Lip Sync Battle a few weeks back.) So when she appeared on The Late Late Show on Friday (May 15), she was prepared to take on the show's host (and her Into the Woods co-star), James Corden . Kendrick…

  12. 'Pitch Perfect 2': The Aca-Amazing Story Behind the Sequel's Buzziest Music Moments

    May 15, 2015 8:00 AM EDT Quick question: How do you possibly top the musical highs of the girl-power-charged 2012 surprise hit  Pitch Perfect ? "I was obviously very nervous to write a sequel," screenwriter Kay Cannon, who also penned the original, told Billboard . "I didn't want to ruin all the…

  13. 'Pitch Perfect 2' Soundtrack: The Inside Story of Why It's Been Kept Under Wraps

    May 08, 2015 10:00 AM EDT A soundtrack franchise was born with the unlikely success of “Cups" -- 3 million downloads sold -- so why the sequel’s radio silence? Surprise is everything, says the film’s music team. The 2012 soundtrack to Pitch Perfect was a rare gold-cup winner in the sales sweepstakes, thanks in…

  14. 'Lip Sync Battle' Recap: Jennifer Lopez's Booty (Nearly) Outshines Anna Kendrick & John Krasinski's Epic Showdown

    April 16, 2015 10:48 PM EDT The battle for lip syncing supremacy was on yet again on Thursday (Apr. 16). Following wife Emily Blunt 's appearance on the show last week, John Krasinski took the Lip Sync Battle stage to try and take home a victory for the Krasinski-Blunt household. He faced off against Pitch Perfect…

  15. New 'Pitch Perfect 2' Trailer Features BIGBANG's K-Pop Hit 'Fantastic Baby'

    April 16, 2015 7:15 PM EDT Pitch Perfect may be known for covering chart-topping pop songs, but its new trailer spotlights one of the biggest K-pop hits ever. In a new, just-released trailer for the upcoming movie, BIGBANG 's Korean electro-banger "Fantastic Baby" is blasted through a clips of…

  16. Watch Anna Kendrick Try to Steal John Krasinski's Girl (With Some Help From 1D) on 'Lip Sync Battle'

    April 15, 2015 7:10 PM EDT Ever since the show's trailer debuted last month, Spike's Lip Sync Battle has been hyping up this week's episode: Anna Kendrick vs. John Krasinski. We already knew one of Kendrick's secret weapons -- she brings out Jennifer Lopez to back her up on J.Lo's own …

  17. The Anna Kendrick Vs John Krasinski 'Lip Sync Battle' Will Be Massive

    April 15, 2015 6:16 AM EDT You just know Anna Kendrick’s "Lip Sync Battle" with John Krasinski is going to be huge. Spike’s promo for its Thursday night slot has gone viral and it’s cruising well past 4.3 million hits on YouTube. In the minute-long preview, John does his own risqué take on  Tina Turner’s …

  18. Anna Kendrick Announces She'll Be Performing at the Oscars

    February 09, 2015 8:40 PM EST Anna Kendrick will take the stage at the Academy Awards in a couple weeks for a "special performance," the actress revealed Monday.  Anna Kendrick Explains Why Green Bay Packers Are in 'Pitch Perfect 2' Kendrick broke the news on Twitter: Excited to announce @TheAcademy…

  19. Anna Kendrick Explains Why Green Bay Packers Are in 'Pitch Perfect 2'

    January 06, 2015 11:00 AM EST It's not exactly a secret that Pitch Perfect has a ton of fans (including, umm, nearly the entire Internet). But there are still some aca-incredible surprises about closet "Cups" enthusiasts. When Anna Kendrick stopped by Late Night with Seth Meyers Monday night, she shared…

  20. There's So Much Anna Kendrick Singing in 'The Last Five Years' Trailer

    December 08, 2014 12:09 PM EST Anna Kendrick 's musical 2015 continues! Taking a break from the steps of the palace , the Tony- and Oscar-nominated actress stars in the movie adaptation of  The Last Five Years , opposite  Smash  and Broadway star Jeremy Jordan -- and the first trailer for the highly anticipated…

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