1. Earl Sweatshirt, 'Doris': Track-By-Track Review

    August 20, 2013 1:50 PM EDT Odd Future's empire thrives off lifestyle. (The crew carries their apparel  while on tour while hard copies of their music stand as a checkout line item in their stores.) Not beholden to radio (with notable yet light chart success), Odd Future has creative freedom when curating. What…

  2. Johnny Cash Music Festival: Live Review

    August 18, 2013 11:30 AM EDT Vince Gill, Larry Gatlin, Jimmy Fortune and others gather to raise funds to restore the Man In Black's boyhood home in Arkansas The "Man In Black" touched many different artists and genres throughout his career – and beyond. Saturday night's 3rd Annual Johnny Cash Music…

  3. Earth, Wind & Fire, 'Sign On': Exclusive Song Premiere

    August 12, 2013 10:00 AM EDT EW&F frontman Philip Bailey talks "Now, Then & Forever," the legendary band's first new album in eight years Making Earth, Wind & Fire's first new album in eight years was a two-year, two-pronged process that frontman Philip Bailey says all hinged on…

  4. N.W.A, 'Straight Outta Compton' at 25: Classic Track-By-Track Review

    August 08, 2013 12:43 PM EDT N.W.A formed out of the ashes of the Los Angeles electro group World Class Wrecking Cru, which counted Dr. Dre and DJ Yella among its membership. In 1987, Dre found himself in jail pleading for help from group manager Alonzo Williams, who refused to bail him out because of an unpaid debt…

  5. Larry Hernandez for 'Presidente?'

    August 02, 2013 8:17 PM EDT Regional Mexican star takes the White House in funny new video. Inaugurated to the tune of a mariachi band and guarded by Secret Service men in cowboy hats, corrido singer Larry Hernandez plays the Spanish-speaking “El Presidente” of the United States in a new video produced by Mun2,…

  6. John Waite Talks New Live Album, Co-Writing Love and Theft's 'If You Ever Get Lonely'

    August 02, 2013 1:30 PM EDT Rock veteran John Waite has his eye on two different projects -- in two different formats these days. On the recording front, the English musician has just released a new live album entitled "Live All Access." The singer tells Billboard that the decision to record a live album…

  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. Johnny Cash Festival Lands Vince Gill, Larry Gatlin for Aug. 17 Event

    July 19, 2013 5:35 PM EDT August 17 promises to be a big night of entertainment at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, Arkansas, as the Johnny Cash Music Festival will stage its' third annual benefit show at the school. Concert producer Bill Carter has once again assembled a very strong lineup, with Vince…

  9. Mun2 Seeks 'Young, Authentic and Latino' Talent

    July 12, 2013 8:59 PM EDT The Latino channel, home of "I Love Jenni" and "Larrymania," is looking for on-air talent. Latino channel Mun2 is looking for bilingual on-air talent, including VJs for its music shows, and hosts for entertainment programming and specials. “We are looking for confident,…

  10. G.R.L.: New Girl Group's Formation Was 'Not Something That Happened Overnight'

    July 09, 2013 4:26 PM EDT Five-piece pop group makes debut with Max Martin/Dr. Luke-produced single. Last month, newly formed girl group G.R.L. was bestowed with the kind of official debut that most pop artists would kill for. "Vacation," the group's debut single, was temporarily bundled with…

  11. Cirque du Soleil Founder ‘Heartbroken’ After Acrobat's Death

    July 02, 2013 12:48 AM EDT The founder of Cirque du Soleil says his tight-knit performance company, renowned for extravagant shows that challenge the boundaries of the body and the stage, is "completely devastated" after a veteran acrobat died in Las Vegas in a fall witnessed by the audience. Coroner's…

  12. Restless Heart's Greg Jennings Reflects On Career Via New Greatest Hits LP

    June 27, 2013 10:00 AM EDT Revisiting some of the band's biggest hits In the midst of their 30th anniversary tour and celebration, Restless Heart has just released "Playlist: The Very Best of Restless Heart," via RCA/Legacy. Guitarist Greg Jennings says that the release comes at a fortunate time. “It’s…

  13. Lil B, Migos, Vince Staples & Janine And The Mixtape: Free Music Round-Up

    June 24, 2013 11:04 AM EDT As we all know, "Yeezus" took over the internet last week. This, unfortunately, meant that certain releases that deserved attention, would go unnoticed. Until now. We here at The Juice have collected some of the best, free mixtapes and LPs released last week. Whether you're a…

  14. Earth, Wind And Fire to Release Album On September 10

    June 24, 2013 9:20 AM EDT 'Now, Then & Forever' is the group's first album in eight years. Earth, Wind and Fire initially wanted to release its new album around the 2012 presidential election , but the band realized it wasn't satisfied with the songs it created. "We have a lot more bells…

  15. Vince Staples, 'Stuck In My Ways': Exclusive Song Premiere

    June 19, 2013 2:05 PM EDT A day before releasing his free LP, "Stolen Youth" (June 20), Vince Staples shares another track from the effort titled, "Stuck In My Ways." The song, exclusively premiered here on The Juice, is produced by Mac Miller (who works as a producer under the alias of Larry…

  16. Ask Billboard: Robin Thicke Makes Chart History

    June 11, 2013 11:05 AM EDT Our mailbag is back, with readers discussing Robin Thicke's unprecedented family feat, the bevy of current dance covers, Jennifer Lopez's career sales and more As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com .…

  17. Vince Gill and Paul Franklin Embrace 'Bakersfield' Sound on New Album

    June 10, 2013 4:00 PM EDT Country fans who yearn for the sounds from a bygone era will want to circle the date of July 30 on their calendar. MCA Nashville will release "Bakersfield," a new collaborative project from Vince Gill and steel guitar virtuoso Paul Franklin. The album serves as a tribute to the…

  18. Mac Miller Talks 'Watching Movies With the Sound Off' & Fan-Centric Album Rollout

    June 08, 2013 10:00 AM EDT The 21-year old rapper's sophomore album sidesteps radio promotion for fan-centric, multimedia rollout. For Mac Miller, an album isn't a vehicle for promoting a slew of singles. The 21-year-old Pittsburgh rapper's second LP, "Watching Movies With the Sound Off" …

  19. 'Johnny Cash Forever' Stamp Released, Coinciding with Cash Museum Grand Opening

    June 06, 2013 7:31 PM EDT Dozens of Johnny Cash fans lined up early this morning in Nashville to be the first to own the new "Johnny Cash Forever" U.S. Postage stamp. The first-day-of-issue-ceremony was timed for the start of the CMA Music Festival, and the grand opening of the new Johnny Cash Museum, a…

  20. Avril Lavigne's 'Here's To Never Growing Up' Heats Up On Hot 100

    May 24, 2013 10:55 AM EDT Chart success for pop singer's new single sets a promising stage for L.A. Reid-helmed Epic debut. Before Avril Lavigne performed her new single, "Here's to Never Growing Up," on NBC's "Today" on May 17, the pop singer/songwriter smiled and waved to a…

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