1. ABBA Museum Opens in Sweden

    May 06, 2013 11:43 PM EDT You can thank ABBA for the music. And so much more. A museum devoted to the pop superstars opening in Stockholm on Tuesday will celebrate the band's long list of hits. But it will also show off paraphernalia, including the helicopter featured on the cover of its "Arrival"…

  2. Coachella 2013: Phoenix's R. Kelly Surprise, Postal Service's Special Delivery and More Saturday Highlights

    April 14, 2013 9:45 AM EDT The xx serenades with Solange, New Order parties like it's 1984, Major Lazer reveals album news and more onstage and backstage bits Additional reporting by Nicole Pajer The second day of Coachella 2013 turned up the desert heat with a jam-packed lineup of 65 bands that covered a…

  3. Coachella Live Stream: Watch the Fest Webcast

    April 13, 2013 2:50 PM EDT Coachella 2013 is now underway, but with a daily three-channel Youtube webcast straight from the festival which you can watch here, you don't have to actually be out in the California desert to see a lot of the multi-stage musical action live. Phoenix, New Order, The Postal Service…

  4. Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne Get Close In 'High School' Video: Watch

    April 02, 2013 1:39 PM EDT After teasing photos of her posing in a smoking swimsuit while on set, Nicki Minaj releases the visual for her latest single, "High School." Director Benny Boom captures Nicki Minaj getting close with her on-screen love interest, Lil Wayne, in the midst of an exchange. "High…

  5. Ultra Music Festival Weekend 1, Day 2: 11 Things Seen and Heard

    March 17, 2013 2:00 PM EDT Zedd strips, Chuckie shouts, Porter Robinson rocks and Yeasayer make it awkward in Miami ... A Recap of Day 2 As if Friday's eight-hour opening day wasn't enough, Ultra Music Festival stretched from noon to midnight on Saturday, offering fans twelve jam-packed hours of…

  6. ABBA's Agnetha Fältskog Drops Comeback Single, Album to Come

    March 11, 2013 7:40 AM EDT Agnetha Fältskog –- one of the As in ABBA -- has marked her return to the spotlight with a new single and promises of a fresh album this May. The blonde Swedish pop legend today dropped the single “When You Really Loved Someone.” It’s the first taster of her appropriately titled album, “A,”…

  7. Questlove at Billboard's Party: Watch Him Talk About His Prince Charity Show and More

    February 26, 2013 2:00 PM EST Last week the Roots drummer talked about how he rocks a party and prepping for his big Prince-dedicated show. Between performances from Timeflies, Neon Trees and Ludacris at Billboard’s relaunch party at New York City’s Stage 48 last Thursday, Questlove’s DJing kept feet on the dance floor…

  8. The Knife's 'Shaking The Habitual': 10 Things You Need To Know

    January 28, 2013 11:30 AM EST The Knife, the Swedish electro-pop duo composed of siblings Karin Dreijer Andersson and Olof Dreijer, will release its fourth studio full-length, "Shaking The Habitual," on Apr. 9 through Rabid/Brille/Mute. Here are 10 things you need to know about the album: 1. "Shaking The…

  9. Conor Maynard Brushes Off Bieber Comparison as U.S. Debut Arrives

    January 08, 2013 10:15 AM EST In 2006, British singer Conor Maynard began uploading cover videos to his YouTube channel. The musician, who hails from Brighton, offered soulful versions of everything from Kings of Leon's "Use Somebody" to Rihanna's "Only Girl (In the World)." (The latter…

  10. Ke$ha Releases Statement Explaining 'Die Young' Objections

    December 20, 2012 2:30 PM EST After Ke$ha issued a string of controversial Twitter posts on Tuesday night (Dec. 18) in which she declared that she had been "forced" to sing the titular lyrics of her hit single "Die Young," the pop starlet has posted a message on her official website in which she…

  11. Ke$ha 'Was FORCED' to Sing 'Die Young' Lyrics, Singer Tweets

    December 18, 2012 8:53 PM EST With Ke$ha 's "Die Young" pulled from a number of radio stations in the wake of the shooting tragedy in Newtown, Conn., the RCA Records singer had her own criticism for the hit song on Tuesday. "i understand. I had my very own issue with 'die young' for this…

  12. The Knife To Release 'Shaking The Habitual' Album in April

    December 14, 2012 11:00 AM EST Swedish electronic duo the Knife will release the long-awaited follow-up to their 2006 breakout album "Silent Shout" next spring. "Shaking The Habitual" will be released April 9, 2013, through Brille/Mute. Earlier this week, the Knife released a teaser trailer for the…

  13. Ke$ha, 'Warrior': Track-By-Track Review

    December 04, 2012 12:35 PM EST There's no denying the pop lightning-in-a-bottle Ke$ha captured on her breakthrough debut "Animal" and its follow-up EP "Cannibal," producing two Hot 100 No. 1 singles and an impressive list of Top 10 hits. So it's understandable why Dr. Luke and his dream team…

  14. Katy Perry's Top 10 Biggest Career Moments

    November 27, 2012 12:30 PM EST Over the past half-decade, Katy Perry has effortlessly transitioned from an aspiring pop musicians to the ultimate California gurl, leaving an undeniable collection of hit singles in her wake. Those who doubted her staying power after "I Kissed a Girl" became the Song of the Summer…

  15. Ke$ha's 'Crazy Kids' Hits The Web: Listen

    November 24, 2012 10:00 AM EST "Crazy Kids," a whistle-laden new track from pop goddess Ke$ha , has leaked online ahead of the Dec. 4 release of sophomore album "Warrior." Fans who liked "Die Young" but deemed it too tame are in for a post-Thanksgiving treat. Ke$ha's latest is split into…

  16. Ke$ha Shouts-Out Illuminati in 'Die Young' Video: Watch

    November 08, 2012 11:20 AM EST Ke$ha has been part of the Dr. Luke Cult for quite some time, but in the music video for "Die Young," the electro-pop maven is enlisting in another sect entirely. With tons of blatant Illuminati imagery and some sort of illegal orgy going on, the clip (released on Thursday, Nov. 8)…

  17. Ke$ha's 'Warrior': The Billboard Cover Story

    October 15, 2012 11:00 AM EDT When Ke$ha burst onto the scene in 2009 -- rapping through an Auto-Tune filter about brushing her teeth with whiskey and boys trying to "touch [her] junk" -- the then-22-year-old quickly positioned herself as pop's resident troublemaker and made the charts her home. In sales…

  18. Christina, Taylor, Ke$ha, Rihanna: Whose New Single Is Best?

    September 28, 2012 3:40 PM EDT Vote now Over the past two weeks, a handful of the biggest female pop stars in the world have previewed their forthcoming albums with winning, radio-ready singles. Christina Aguilera , Taylor Swift , Ke$ha and Rihanna all have new songs with their own individual charms -- but which new single…

  19. Rihanna Shines Bright Like 'Diamonds' on New Single: Listen

    September 26, 2012 11:10 AM EDT Rihanna has unveiled the first taste of her forthcoming seventh album: empowering new single "Diamonds" premiered online on Wednesday (Sept. 26), before the still-untitled disc drops before the end of 2012. Continuing the mineral motif after shouting out "yellow diamonds"…

  20. Ke$ha Debuts 'Die Young' Single: Listen

    September 25, 2012 12:30 PM EDT Electro-pop maven Ke$ha returns with her new single, the abandon-free "Die Young," which was released on Tuesday (Sept. 25) and previews sophomore album "Warrior," out Dec. 4 on RCA Records. The new single sees the 25-year-old returning to the formula of her past hits:…

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