1. Ted Nugent on Running for President: 'Sure, Why Not?'

    November 04, 2013 9:19 PM EST He's teased it for months, but it appears Ted Nugent may be seriously considering -- if not fully preparing -- a bid for President of the United States. In an interview Monday with Detroit's WCSX, Nugent touched on his political aspirations. "I have threatened to run for…

  2. Eminem Gets Assist From Rick Rubin, Skylar Grey on 'SNL': Watch

    November 03, 2013 10:21 AM EST "Saturday Night Live" addressed criticism over its lack of a black female cast member while as Eminem tore through the rock-fueled hits from his upcoming LP during its newest episode Saturday evening (Nov. 2). The rapper performed singles "Berzerk" and "Survival…

  3. Justin Bieber Photographed Leaving Brazilian Brothel

    November 02, 2013 7:42 PM EDT Musicians waste time on world tours in a variety of different ways. Justin Bieber apparently spends his free hours at brothels from time to time. According to the New York Post's Page Six , the pop star was photographed leaving a brothel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, last night. He…

  4. Janelle Monae Rocks 'SNL' With 'Electric Lady' Cuts: Watch

    October 27, 2013 11:11 AM EDT Just days after being named Billboard's Rising Star , Janelle Monae took to the "Saturday Night Live" stage to showcase just why she's regarded as one of music's next big talents with a rollicking two-song set from her second LP, "The Electric Lady." It…

  5. Sirius XM Starting Limited-Run David Bowie Station

    October 24, 2013 8:22 PM EDT David Bowie will join the likes of Elvis Presley, Bruce Springsteen and the Grateful Dead -- if only for a few days -- on Sirius XM Radio. Bowie will receive his own channel on the satellite radio service next week, following in the footsteps of multiple big-name artists, Rolling Stone…

  6. The Dirty Heads, 'Home | Phantoms of Summer: The Acoustic Sessions': Exclusive Album Premiere

    October 22, 2013 11:30 AM EDT A little over the year after the release of the band's last LP, 2012's "Cabin by the Sea," The Dirty Heads are back with a new all-acoustic album, and Billboard has the exclusive premiere. The California reggae act, best known for "Lay Me Down," its 2010 hit…

  7. Ohio State Marching Band Moonwalks in Michael Jackson Tribute: Watch

    October 21, 2013 9:56 PM EDT The Ohio State University's marching band has a storied reputation -- hence its nickname of The Best Damn Band in the Land -- and its newest show, performed last weekend, is anything but "bad." During halftime of Ohio State's game against the University of Iowa, the…

  8. Jim James, 'State of the Art (A.E.I.O.U.)': Exclusive Video Premiere

    October 21, 2013 11:30 AM EDT Jim James originally released "Regions of Light and Sound of God," his debut solo LP, last February, but the My Morning Jacket frontman isn't done repping it just yet. Following a recent tour behind the record and a spot on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" last month, James now…

  9. South By Southwest Reveals First List of Bands for 2014: Los Lonely Boys, Urge Overkill and a Wilco Side Project in the Mix

    October 16, 2013 3:00 PM EDT Acts playing the 2014 edition of South By Southwest have begun to trickle out, with a first band list announced today (Oct. 16). The extensive list, the first of many prior to the March festival, includes a number of musicians and bands, with an established slant toward breaking and under…

  10. Katy Perry Feels Call of Jungle, Dance Floor in 'Saturday Night Live' Return

    October 13, 2013 1:48 AM EDT Crocodiles and elephants and giraffes, oh my! Katy Perry returned to "Saturday Night Live" last night (Oct. 12) to promote her new record, and though the starlet didn't appear in any sketches this time around, rest assured -- you heard her and her bandmates roar. Perry&…

  11. Miley Cyrus Parodies Government Shutdown, Performs the Hits on 'SNL'

    October 06, 2013 2:10 AM EDT Saturday night with Miley was neither the trainwreck nor the twerk-filled spectacle many expected it to become. Instead, the second episode of the new season of "Saturday Night Live" was just the right amount of audacious and, at best and worst, your usual episode of the NBC…

  12. Third Man Records Announce New Dead Weather, Raconteurs Releases

    October 02, 2013 9:43 PM EDT Two of Jack White's bands are back with new releases coming down the line. White's Third Man Records announced today the newest of its Third Man Vault packages, including material from The Dead Weather and The Raconteurs, two bands of which the alt-rocker claims membership. The…

  13. MTV Video Music Awards Performances: The Hits and Misses

    August 26, 2013 4:20 AM EDT On Sunday (Aug. 25) night, some of music’s biggest stars landed in Brooklyn, New York for the MTV Video Music Awards. The big budget performances featured wild effects and surprises.  Justin Timberlake brought sexy back and also dusted off ‘N Sync. Katy Perry entered a boxing ring. Kanye…

  14. The Civil Wars Release New Song, 'The One That Got Away'

    June 11, 2013 9:50 PM EDT The Civil Wars announced a hiatus last November due to "internal discord and irreconcilable differences of ambition," but that hasn't stopped the duo from releasing a new album. Today (June 11), the Nashville indie folk act revealed "The One That Got Away," the…

  15. Marianas Trench, Drake Lead 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards Nominations

    May 22, 2013 6:45 PM EDT Vancouver's pop-rock band Marianas Trench -- now a headlining arena act in Canada after a dozen years of hard work, and whose frontman Josh Ramsay co-wrote Carly Rae Jepsen's ubiquitous "Call Me Maybe" -- leads the 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards with six nominations,…

  16. Adam Yauch Park Dedicated in Brooklyn

    May 04, 2013 8:40 AM EDT One day before the first anniversary of the death of Adam Yauch, (aka MCA of the Beastie Boys), a park in Brooklyn Heights has been renamed in his honor. On Friday, Brooklyn Borough president Marty Markowitz, Brooklyn parks commissioner Kevin Jeffrey, Beasties member Adam Horovitz and Yauch…

  17. Amber Holcomb Eliminated as 'American Idol' Field Is Whittled to Three

    May 02, 2013 10:05 PM EDT Amber Holcomb overcame early confidence issues to become a singer fairly sure of herself and her abilities on the 12th season of "American Idol," vaulting her into the top four of the singing competition. However, an up-and-down Wednesday night (May 1) of performances and a…

  18. Paul Jolley Second Guy in a Row Eliminated on 'American Idol'

    March 21, 2013 10:12 PM EDT Paul Jolley pegged himself early on as a contestant looking to align himself within the same side of country that produced artists such as Rascal Flatts and Lonestar -- that is, country, but more on the pop side of it. Twang, but not overpowering or at times noticeable at all. Jolley…

  19. 'American Idol' Recap: The 'Zoanette Era' Begins

    February 15, 2013 12:46 PM EST This "American Idol" contestant continuously defies expectations by putting in stranger performances each effort. Her vocals are on the border between kind of great and exceedingly over-the-top. She played a song that she made up on the spot about the judges, playing drums…

  20. 2013 Fall New York Fashion Week: 5 Things We Learned on Day 5

    February 12, 2013 1:33 PM EST The Hook's editor Gregory DelliCarpini Jr. was out on the town in NYC yesterday (Feb. 11), scoping out the latest NYFW fall runway looks and taking celeb notes along the way. Mark McNairy Digs Country Music Mark McNairy is known for injecting menswear with his southern charm. The…

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