1. Adam Levine Reveals He's Playing the Oscars

    January 26, 2015 1:18 PM EST For those who just can't get enough Adam Levine on their TV sets, Feb. 22 is looking to be a very good day -- the Voice coach just revealed he's performing at the 87th Annual Academy Awards. So...I'll be singing at the #OSCARS !!! Whaaaat??!?!? Thank you @theAcademy ! …

  2. 2015 Oscar Song Nominees See 102% Rise in Sales

    January 21, 2015 9:18 PM EST The Jan. 15 announcement of this year's Oscar nominations resulted in a 102 percent sales spike for the five Academy Award original song contenders. Common and John Legend 's "Glory" from the film Selma was the biggest seller, registering 27,000 downloads the week…

  3. Oscar Nomination for "Lost Stars" Earns Adam Levine and His Label Bragging Rights

    January 19, 2015 8:52 PM EST Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine is seeing his personal investment in the film Begin Again pay off. 'Begin Again' Song 'Lost Stars' Rebounds From Globes Snub, Finds 'Voice' "Lost Stars," the song written by Gregg Alexander and Danielle Brisebois and…

  4. 2015 Oscar Nominations: Nods for Common & John Legend, But Nothing for Lorde

    January 15, 2015 9:36 AM EST Two songs that provide the musical backbone of their respective films will be competing for the 87th annual Academy Awards' best original song Oscar, along with Golden Globe winner "Glory," the final recording from Glen Campbell , and a Diane Warren song. The two songs --…

  5. Ex-New Radicals' Frontman Sings 'Begin Again' Song 'Lost Stars'

    January 03, 2015 2:43 PM EST "Lost Stars," a rousing song featured prominently in John Carney's music-centric indie Begin Again is one of the most talked about songs of the past year: in addition to cracking into the lists of iTunes' top 10 most downloaded songs and Billboard's Hot 100, it…

  6. Coldplay, Lorde, and Sia Among Oscars' Best Original Song Contenders

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  7. Gregg Alexander Talks Switch From New Radicals to 'Begin Again' at Billboard/THR Conference

    November 05, 2014 3:00 PM EST The Billboard and Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference launched Wednesday with a question-and-answer session featuring composer Gregg Alexander , hosted by Billboard senior editor of film and TV, Phil Gallo. Best known to mainstream culture as frontman of the New Radicals --…

  8. Ex-New Radicals Frontman Gregg Alexander on Return to the Limelight With 'Begin Again': 'I'm In'

    November 03, 2014 2:06 PM EST Singer-songwriter shares ultimate Spotify playlist, plus songs that changed his life. In the 15 years following Gregg Alexander 's run in the Billboard Hot 100 with New Radicals ' ebullient pop gem "You Get What You Give" -- which peaked at No. 36 but hung in for 20…

  9. Found Star: New Radicals' Gregg Alexander Grants First Interview in 15 Years

    October 14, 2014 10:21 PM EDT The frontman of the 1990s band behind the hit single 'You Get What You Give' was lured back into the business, after a long self-imposed exile, to write the songs for 'Begin Again,' including best original song Oscar contender 'Lost Stars' t couldn't…

  10. Adam Levine's Label To Release Soundtrack To His Film Debut ‘Begin Again’

    June 09, 2014 9:00 AM EDT Adam Levine’s 222 Records has formed a distribution partnership with Interscope Records that kicks in with the release of the soundtrack to Levine's first film, "Begin Again." "Begin Again," which features songs co-written by Gregg Alexander, Danielle Brisebois, Glen…

  11. Top 100 'American Idol' Hits of All Time

    May 14, 2014 5:11 PM EDT As "American Idol" celebrates its 500th episode & Season 13 comes to a close, here's our countdown of "American Idol" alums' biggest Hot 100 hits ever - and the untold stories behind the songs. When “American Idol” premiered on Fox-TV on June 11, 2002, it…

  12. JC Chasez Introduces Girl Radical: Watch 'Just A Girl' Music Video (Exclusive)

    August 15, 2013 12:52 PM EDT The former *N SYNC member discusses the new girl group he helped create in this exclusive Q&A. JC Chasez has entered new terrain, taking on the role of a musical "dad" to the many members of his new female pop project. The former *N SYNC member and solo artist recently…

  13. Greyson Chance, "Hold On 'Til the Night"

    July 29, 2011 10:00 AM EDT When Greyson Chance tells the object of his affection, "I wanna be holding your hand in the sand by the tire swing," you can bet he's not speaking figuratively. This 13-year-old Oklahoma youngster rocket ed to instant stardom in 2010 after a video capturing his talent-show…

  14. Donna Summer Inks With Burgundy

    February 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST Donna Summer will break a 17-year drought of studio albums with all new material thanks to a new deal with Sony BMG's Burgundy Records. Dubbed "Crayons," the project will arrive May 20. Donna Summer will break a 17-year drought of studio albums with all new material thanks to a…

  15. Babies, Soulmates Inspire New Bedingfield CD

    April 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT U.K. pop vocalist Natasha Bedingfield will return in August with her second Epic album, "N.B." The set, which is due next week internationally, is led by first single "I Wanna Have Your Babies." That U.K. pop vocalist Natasha Bedingfield will return in August with her…