1. Bassist Marcus Miller Injured in Fatal Bus Crash

    November 25, 2012 6:00 PM EST Grammy-winning jazz bassist Marcus Miller and several members of his band were injured when their bus overturned Sunday on a busy highway in Switzerland, killing the driver, police said. The German-registered private bus tipped over as it drove into a bend on the A2 highway in central…

  2. Ted Nugent Calls Obama Supporters 'Soulless Fools'

    November 07, 2012 2:50 PM EST When President Obama was elected to a second term on Tuesday night (Nov. 6), a slew of music stars, from Lady Gaga to Snoop Dogg to Cher, tweeted their support for America's choice. Ted Nugent was not one of those music stars. The extremely conservation Detroit rocker voiced his dismay…

  3. Chart Highlights: Bruno Mars, Adele Arrive On Pop, Adult Charts

    October 08, 2012 2:55 PM EDT Bruno Mars blasts in with 'Locked Out of Heaven,' while Adele does some bonding with radio of her own with 'Skyfall.' Plus, new No. 1s for P!nk, Mumford & Sons and Wisin & Yandel. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every…

  4. Billboard Mexican Music Awards: 3BallMTY, Pepe Aguilar to Perform

    October 01, 2012 3:20 PM EDT Performers at the Billboard Mexican Music Awards will include 3BallMTY, the group of young DJs that leads the finalists for the awards with nods in 12 categories. Regional Mexican stars Pepe Aguilar, Los Tucanes de Tijuana, Ana Barbara, Julion Alvarez y su Norteño Banda, and America Sierra,…

  5. Chart Highlights: Prince Returns With 'RNR Affair'

    September 24, 2012 5:25 PM EDT The Purple One graces Billboard's Adult Contemporary chart for the first time since 1994, as 'RNR Affair' bows at No. 22. Plus; New No. 1s for P!nk, Karmin and Jason Aldean. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the…

  6. Billboard Mexican Music Awards: 3BallMTY, Gerardo Ortiz Lead Finalists

    September 11, 2012 9:30 AM EDT A trio of young acts that espouse different, bold sounds dominates the list of finalists for the second annual Billboard Mexican Music Awards, which will be broadcast live from Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium on Telemundo Oct. 18. Presented by State Farm, the Billboard Mexican Music…

  7. Azealia Banks Kicks Off NYFW With SPIN/Refinery29 Show

    September 06, 2012 12:00 PM EDT It's safe to assume that majority of the crowd at last night's SPIN and Refinery29's NYFW event watched Azealia Banks perform from behind cellphone screens. It was the only way to catch a glimpse of the purple-tressed rapstress and her two dancers as people packed in tight…

  8. Fashion Week NYC: Top 10 Songs for the Runway

    September 05, 2012 6:40 PM EDT Getty Images Models are lining up, hems are being sewn, and an array of spring fashions are about to sweep through Lincoln Center for the semi-annual Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. But everyone knows that New York Fashion Week is never just about the clothes. Musicians will be performing at…

  9. Hooked: Nicki Minaj's Perfume, Lady Gaga's Dark Hair, Celine Dion's Sexy V Mag Photos

    August 28, 2012 6:45 PM EDT Celine Dion shows her sultry side in V magazine, Nicki Minaj debuts her new perfume bottle, Azealia Banks is teaming up with M.A.C to release a new lipstick, and Lady Gaga shows off her new brunette 'do. Get hooked on this week's bite-sized fashion news! Celine Dion Gets Sexy for V…

  10. Grammy Nominations Concert Moving to Nashville

    August 21, 2012 10:00 AM EDT This year's Grammy Awards nominations will come with a Southern accent. The Recording Academy is moving its annual live nominations concert special to Music City. The show will air Dec. 5 live on CBS from Bridgestone Arena. This is the fifth time The Recording Academy has held "The…

  11. Aguilera, Buble Among 'A Very Special Christmas' Anniversary Artists

    August 06, 2012 8:11 PM EDT Christina Aguilera , Michael Buble , Dave Matthews and Train are among the acts helping Special Olympics celebrate the 25th anniversary of its "A Very Special Christmas" album series. Two albums will be released Oct. 16 to celebrate the partnership, which has raised more than $100…

  12. Snoop Dogg & Karl Lagerfeld Star in 'Saint Tropez' Video

    May 18, 2012 4:45 PM EDT DJ Jean Roch snatched up Snoop Dogg and famed Chanel designer Karl Lagerfeld, the baddest boys in music and fashion, to star in his new music video for "Saint Tropez." The video begins in a heavenly setting with the French DJ approaching a god-like Lagerfeld for some fashionable…

  13. 2012 Billboard Latin Music Awards Complete Winners List

    April 26, 2012 11:23 PM EDT Billboard Latin Music Awards WINNERS (GANADORES de Premios Billboard de la Música Latina 2012) Premios Billboard de la Música Latina 2012 Presentados por State Farm Producidos y Transmitidos por Telemundo Artist of the Year (Artista del Año) ♣ Prince Royce (TopStop) Artist of the Year,…

  14. Diet Coke Unveils Madonna-Inspired Bottle

    April 12, 2012 4:20 PM EDT Diet Coke has unveiled a new line of fashionable bottles, one of which draws inspiration from Madonna's infamous cone bra ensemble. Famed French designer Jean Paul Gaultier -- the man who created Madge's iconic 1990 outfit -- was recently appointed the creative director of Diet Coke…

  15. Soul Asylum Signs With 429, Readies New Album 'Delayed Reaction'

    March 26, 2012 7:15 AM EDT Soul Asylum has signed with 429 Records, which will release the band's first album in six years, "Delayed Reaction," on July 17. Founders Dave Pirner and Dan Murphy are reuniting with two members of the 2006 edition of the band -- bassist Tommy Stinson, who replaced original…

  16. Hooked: Beyonce & Blue Ivy's Coordinating Shoes, Nicki Minaj's Neon Hair

    March 15, 2012 3:20 PM EDT Beyoncé and Two-month Old Daughter Exhibit Their Swag In NYC Beyoncé and her daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, played a game of cat and mouse with their shoes. The "Halo" singer took to the streets of NYC yesterday (March 14) with baby Blue Ivy for a stylish stroll around the big city. Bey…

  17. Will Ferrell Debuts Clueless Music Video for 'Casa de mi Padre'

    March 12, 2012 10:00 AM EDT Will Ferrell's character in "Casa de mi Padre" may not know much, but he's a mean trumpet player. A music video for the song "Yo No Se" ("I Don't Know") from the upcoming Spanish-language comedy premiered on Funny or Die . In it, Ferrell sings in…

  18. Diddy & Dry Ice at Kanye West's Paris Fashion Show

    March 07, 2012 6:20 PM EST What do you get when you mix fur, dry ice and Sean Combs? Kanye West's Fashion Show! Yeezy took The City Of Lights by storm with his second ready-to-wear collection on Tuesday (March 6) during Paris Fashion Week. His much-anticipated show was an improvement from the first, revealing West…

  19. Chart Highlights: Katy Perry's 'Part of Me' Starts on Pop Songs

    February 20, 2012 3:55 PM EST Kelly Clarkson, Gotye and Keith Urban concurrently celebrate new No. 1s Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below. All our charts are refreshed on billboard.com every…

  20. Ask Billboard: The Whitney Houston, Madonna Edition

    February 19, 2012 9:05 AM EST Plus, Richard Marx stops by to discuss a song of his that might've been a huge hit ... if only it had been released as a single. Ask Billboard is updated every week. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, sales and airplay, as well as general music musings, to askbb…

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