1. Lady Gaga's 'Perfect Illusion' Back to No. 1 on Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks Chart

    September 15, 2016 6:02 PM EDT Sia scores the week’s highest debut, Beyonce claims another top 10, plus moves by The Black Eyed Peas & Kings of Leon.   Lady Gaga returns to the throne of the Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks chart as “Perfect Illusion” rebounds 5-1 on the Sept. 24-dated list for a second nonconsecutive…

  2. Lady Gaga's 'Perfect Illusion' Powers Back to No. 1 on Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    September 09, 2016 2:22 PM EDT Mother Monster is back -- and she’s rocketed to the top of the Trending 140. Lady Gaga ’s “Perfect Illusion” blasted back to No. 1 on the real-time Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart after the singer-songwriter premiered the song on radio stations at 11 p.m. ET on Thursday before its…

  3. FYF Fest 2016 Day 1 Recap: Lady Gaga Joins Tame Impala, Grimes Has Wardrobe Malfunction & More

    August 28, 2016 2:05 PM EDT Billed as "The Best Weekend of Summer," FYF Fest kicked off its latest edition with an attractive lineup that gathered a significant crowd at Los Angeles' Exposition Park. Kendrick Lamar, LCD Soundsystem & More Headlining FYF Fest 2016: See the Full Lineup Although the…

  4. Lollapalooza Argentina 2016: Eminem, Tame Impala, Jack U & More Day 1 Highlights

    March 19, 2016 2:15 PM EDT Lollapalooza arrived in Argentina for its third consecutive year with its most eclectic lineup yet. In its first day on Friday (March 18), the wide range of genres went from Eminem -- in his first-ever visit to Argentina -- to Tame Impala 's neo pshychedelia and Jack U 's frantic…

  5. Watch Kevin Parker, Diplo, Mark Ronson and Courtney Barnett Act in All-Star 'Hottest 100' Trailer

    December 10, 2015 12:05 AM EST Kevin Parker , Vance Joy , Mark Ronson , Flume and Courtney Barnett   join an all-star cast for a mini-movie romp shared by Triple J to launch its "Hottest 100" poll.  The “trailer” follows a pair of crime fighters (played by the Australian radio network’s morning hosts Matt &…

  6. Tame Impala Brings Happy Daze to New York's Radio City Music Hall: Concert Review

    October 07, 2015 9:02 PM EDT Photo by Matthew Allen The giant green oscilloscope projected behind it and a keyboardist's knee-length white jacket might have suggested a laboratory of sound, but there was nothing sterile or scientific about  Tame Impala 's hazy, dazy set Tuesday night at Radio City Music…

  7. Courtney Barnett, Hermitude, Vance Joy and Tame Impala Lead ARIA Awards Nominations

    October 07, 2015 12:51 AM EDT Courtney Barnett , Hermitude , Vance Joy and Tame Impala dominate the nominations for this year's ARIA Awards, which will be held Nov. 26 at The Star in Sydney.  Barnett is out in front with eight nods, including chances for album of the year and best female artist, while Hermitude and…

  8. Haim Has Made An Ice-Cool Remix of Tame Impala's ''Cause I'm a Man'

    August 07, 2015 4:40 AM EDT OK, so who saw this coming? Tame Impala’s creamy Currents cut "‘Cause I’m a Man" has been given the reboot treatment by the sister act Haim . And it’s totally listenable. The pop-rock trio of Este, Danielle and Alana Haim have shared a “remix” of "Man," though it…

  9. Tame Impala's 'Currents' Is On Top Down Under

    July 27, 2015 10:58 PM EDT Tame Impala’s Currents has opened at No. 1 on Australia's albums chart, giving the alternative rock group its first chart-topper in its homeland. The Perth band’s third Modular/Universal album holds off challenges from  Meghan Trainor   Title (Epic/Sony),  Taylor Swift's   1989 (Big…

  10. Tame Impala's Kevin Parker Is Ready to Jump From Reclusive Studio Whiz to Global Alt-Rock God

    July 23, 2015 3:52 PM EDT Enjoying a refreshing Moscow mule on a sunny afternoon on Manhattan's Randall's Island, Kevin Parker, the one-man creative force behind Australian psychedelic rock project Tame Impala , fiddles with the wooden mala prayer beads wrapped around his wrist, one of many bracelets given…

  11. Tame Impala's 'Currents' Album is Streaming Early

    July 13, 2015 12:43 AM EDT The long wait for Tame Impala’s Currents is over… a week ahead of schedule. The psychedelic rock outfit’s third album is available for streaming through an apparent exclusive with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s digital music site, well before the official July 17 release via…

  12. Exclusive: With Tame Impala Entangled in a Royalty Spat, Modular Founder Steve Pavlovic Tells His Side

    June 25, 2015 10:01 PM EDT BMG is poised to withdraw its suit against Universal and Modular's founder over Tame Impala royalties. Australia's Tame Impala is a band treading a rare path. With two albums under its belt, Kevin Parker’s psych-rock outfit has earned a slew of awards and accolades as its fanbase…

  13. BMG Launches Suit Against Universal, Modular Founder Steve Pavlovic Over Tame Impala Royalties

    June 03, 2015 6:32 AM EDT Kevin Parker’s Tame Impala is caught in the middle of an intra-industry dispute over royalties. In papers filed with the United States District Court for the Southern District Of New York, BMG Rights Management has accused Steve “Pav” Pavlovic, the Sydney-based company he founded Modular…

  14. Watch Tame Impala's Trippy Puppet Video for ''Cause I'm A Man'

    June 01, 2015 12:08 AM EDT Why have just one music video when you can have two? That's the angle Tame Impala has gone with by releasing a follow-up promo to the single "'Cause I'm A Man." Directed by Dan Dipaola and Megan McShane, the so-called “official live video" sees the band…

  15. Tame Impala Drops Retro Animated Clip for ''Cause I'm a Man'

    May 21, 2015 11:35 PM EDT Tame Impala has recalibrated its time machine for the Aussie act’s latest video.  Kevin Parker’s buzz band has a penchant for shaping music that captures the vibe of ‘60s psychedelic rock. Their new clip looks as though it stepped out of the mid-to-late ‘90s.  The Western Australia group has…

  16. Tame Impala Shares New Album Details, Premieres 'Eventually': Listen

    May 07, 2015 11:52 PM EDT Tame Impala isn’t done drip-feeding the good stuff from its forthcoming album release. The psychedelic rock outfit has shared another new song ahead of its third studio set  Currents , which is now slated to drop worldwide on July 17. Kevin Parker’s award-winning group posted the dreamy new…

  17. Watch James Corden's Monologue Rap with Mark Ronson

    April 22, 2015 6:13 AM EDT What do you get when you throw together the coolest British producer in the U.S, with the hottest British talk-show host on American TV? Well, you get a moment like Mark Ronson and James Corden had overnight. Ronson, the New York-based producer who launched the careers of Amy Winehouse , Lily…

  18. Tame Impala Shares Album Art, Gets Soulful on New Single ''Cause I'm a Man': Listen

    April 06, 2015 1:10 AM EDT Tame Impala takes you on another trip with its latest single, "Cause I’m A Man." Though it’s not in the direction you’d expect the Aussie psychedelic rock outfit to depart for.  “Cause I’m A Man” has a touch of soul about it. And at four minutes, it’s an almost conventional length…

  19. Tame Impala Premieres New Song 'Let It Happen': Listen

    March 10, 2015 10:41 PM EDT Tame Impala has shared the first song from its anticipated third studio album. The Australian psychedelic rockers announced the release of the track "Let It Happen" with a tweet Wednesday morning (local time) to its 177,000 followers. It's an uptempo, almost club-friendly…

  20. New Tame Impala Album a 'Work in Progress', Due in 2015

    January 06, 2015 4:13 AM EST Kevin Parker's psychedelic rock project Tame Impala will have a new album out sometime this year, Billboard can confirm. An update on Tame Impala's anticipated third studio set came via an online newsletter published by the Perth-based outfit's management firm, Spinning Top.…

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