1. Runway Jams: Songs Played at Day 1 of 2014 Spring New York Fashion Week Shows

    September 06, 2013 2:20 PM EDT Fashion editor Gregory DelliCarpini Jr. is exploring the beats of the season and compiling a list of songs heard on Spring NYFW runways. Check back in daily as he updates with the hottest cuts. Show: Desigual Song: Horacio, "It’s All Because I’m Horacio" Horacio’s playful synth…

  2. Ask Billboard: What Are Your Favorite Madonna Songs?

    September 03, 2013 11:05 AM EDT Readers rank the Material Girl's best material. Plus, a trip through AC chart history and more songs that became hits three times As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name,…

  3. Keith Urban, 'Fuse': Fall Music Preview 2013

    September 03, 2013 7:21 AM EDT Release Date: Sept. 10 Label: Capitol Nashville Keith Urban typically folds in eclectic influences in his version of country, but he deliberately pushed the envelope even further with "Fuse," which pulls together 16 tracks with eight different co-producers. It marks his first…

  4. Marian McPartland, Jazz Pianist and Radio Host, Dead at 95

    August 21, 2013 10:03 AM EDT Marian McPartland, a renowned jazz pianist and host of the National Public Radio show "Piano Jazz," has died at the age of 95, NPR said Wednesday. McPartland died of natural causes Tuesday night at her Port Washington home on Long Island, said Anna Christopher Bross, a spokeswoman…

  5. Jazz Singer Jane Harvey Dies at 88

    August 17, 2013 10:46 AM EDT Jane Harvey, the jazz vocalist who performed with the likes of Desi Arnaz, Duke Ellington and Benny Goodman, has died. She was 88. A spokesman for Harvey says the singer died Thursday at her home in Los Angeles after a battle with cancer. Harvey began her career as a performer at Cafe…

  6. Singles Lady: Bonnie McKee Is Looking Out for Number One

    August 13, 2013 7:00 PM EDT She's helped write some of the biggest multimillion-selling hits in recent history -- including four Hot 100 No. 1s for Katy Perry. But now Bonnie McKee wants to sell a few more for someone else: herself "Welcome to Casa de Bambi!" Bonnie Mc­Kee exclaims as she makes her way…

  7. Hot 100 55th Anniversary: Every No. 1 Song (1958-2013)

    August 02, 2013 8:31 AM EDT This is the full list of every single song to ever hit No. 1 on the Hot 100, in chronological order starting with the chart's inception in 1958 through 2013. Happy 55th anniversary, Hot 100! HOT 100 55th ANNIVERSARY: ALL-TIME TOP 100 SONGS LIST Hot 100 55th Anniversary Main Page JUMP…

  8. CODER Picks of the Week: Diplo, RL Grime, Robin Thicke, and More

    July 19, 2013 1:41 PM EDT Each Friday the CODE crew reviews their favorite dance tracks of the week. Listen to the cuts below, and see what Zel, Lauren, Elissa, Tshepo and Eric have to say. Diplo: "Crown" (feat. Mike Posner, Boaz van de Beatz and Riff Raff) [Mad Decent] Diplo is feeling like a million…

  9. Poll: What is this Summer’s EDM Festival Anthem?

    July 17, 2013 5:15 PM EDT Vote for the biggest EDM sing-along of fest season now. The dawn of the EDM festival as a rite-of-passage came with another new invention: the festival anthem. Whether it’s Skrillex’s epic remix of Benny Benassi’s “Cinema” or Swedish House Mafia’s iconic “Don’t You Worry Child,”…

  10. iHeartRadio Music Festival 2013: Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry Lead Lineup

    July 15, 2013 8:40 AM EDT Elton John, Bruno Mars, Ke$ha and Adam Lambert/Queen combo also heading to Vegas. Now entering its third year, iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas has quickly established itself as a home to a who's who of every major artist across virtually every format on radio. This year&…

  11. Kendrick Lamar Wins Big At BET Awards, Capping Inaugural BET Experience Festival

    July 01, 2013 7:00 AM EDT “The best of the best in Black entertainment. All Day. All Night. All In.” That’s what BET promised to deliver with its inaugural three-day music and lifestyle festival, the BET Experience. Staged in association with AEG at the latter’s L.A. Live downtown complex (June 28-30), the…

  12. Carly Rae Jepsen Defends Justin Bieber, Sheds Light on Next Album

    June 20, 2013 3:02 PM EDT "I stand by him… he's doing the best he can," pop singer tells Billboard of her friend and recent touring partner. Though she has a full slate of summer shows ahead of her, Carly Rae Jepsen is honing in on her next album, which she says will be "a pop album, but...…

  13. Miley Cyrus' 'We Can't Stop' & 8 Examples of Female Pop Stars Recruiting Hip-Hop Producers

    June 19, 2013 1:10 PM EDT Before Miley & Mike WiLL, there was Britney & the Neptunes and Nelly & Timbaland. We explore the pop-rap history. As big a single as the recently released "We Can't Stop" looks to be for Miley Cyrus -- debuting at No. 11 on this week's Hot 100 chart, an…

  14. Sting, Billy Joel, Smokey Robinson Perform As Legends Inducted Into Songwriters Hall of Fame

    June 14, 2013 3:13 AM EDT Sting performed in honor of Elton John, Billy Joel sang snippets of Foreigner's hits when introducing the band and Smokey Robinson debuted part of a new song he wrote about Berry Gordy. The 44th annual Songwriters Hall of Fame ceremony was full of star power that included Alison Krauss…

  15. Sean Paul, 'Other Side Of Love': Exclusive Song Premiere

    June 07, 2013 12:12 PM EDT A year after the release of "Tomahawk Technique," Sean Paul returns with his first single, "Other Side Of Love," off his upcoming sixth studio album. The Benny Blanco and the Cataracs produced track, premiered exclusively here on The Juice, features the rapper…

  16. Icona Pop Returns With 'Girlfriend': Hear New International Single

    May 30, 2013 2:07 PM EDT New track quotes Tupac Shakur's "Me and My Girlfriend." Icona Pop are still riding high on the success of their breakout single "I Love It" feat. Charli XCX -- which, after being performed at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards earlier this month, climbs back up to No…

  17. James Wesley Sets Up Debut Album With 'Thank a Farmer'

    May 27, 2013 6:00 PM EDT Some moments you just don't forget. Super Bowl Sunday was one such day in the life of James Wesley. But, it had nothing to do with the game.  "I was sitting on the floor with my daughter and my son," says the Broken Bow recording artist. "During the commercials on the…

  18. Empire of the Sun Play Electric Daisy New York, Talk New Album ‘Ice On The Dune’

    May 20, 2013 6:40 PM EDT Empire of the Sun chose an unlikely place to kick off the tour for the duo’s highly anticipated sophomore album, “Ice On The Dune” (due June 18 on Astralwerks). Rather than an indie-rock festival like Coachella or Bonnaroo, the high-concept electronic pop band made its stage return at the…

  19. Icona Pop Recruits Super-Producers For Debut Album: Video Interview

    May 20, 2013 12:34 PM EDT Swedish pop duo Icona Pop continued to spread their breakout single "I Love It" to the masses with an exuberant performance of the song at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night (May 19). Before they took the stage at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, however,…

  20. Drake Leads 2013 BET Awards With 12 Nominations

    May 14, 2013 3:22 PM EDT Chris Brown announces an upcoming Aaliyah-assisted single. He started from the bottom, but now he's on top at the BET Awards: Drake has 12 nominations. The BET nominees were announced today (Tuesday, May 14) at a press conference on the rooftop of L.A.'s Icon Ultra Lounge, just up…

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