1. Pitchfork Festival 2014: Neutral Milk Hotel, St. Vincent, Pusha T and More Day 2 Highlights

    July 20, 2014 10:31 AM EDT Following the highs of Beck's diverse headlining set and Giorgio Moroder's disco flashback at Pitchfork Music Festival on Friday night (July 18), festival goers settled in for a full day of alternative music's best and brightest, with long-dormant indie royalty Neutral Milk…

  2. Mutya Keisha Siobhan: Inside The Original Sugababes' Remarkable Return

    July 17, 2013 11:55 AM EDT The U.K. pop group previews its much-hyped new album to Billboard while in L.A. filming their "Flatline" music video. "Our lives, I don't think, would have been complete if we didn't do this," Mutya Buena tells Billboard. "This" refers to the…

  3. Original Sugababes Reunite in New Group

    July 20, 2012 4:10 PM EDT After months of speculation, the original lineup of the British pop trio Sugababes have reunited. The threesome -- Keisha Buchanan, Mutya Buena and Siobhan Donaghy -- made the announcement via Twitter this morning (July 20). The act is named Mutya Keisha Siobhan. The history of Sugababes --…

  4. 11 Country No. 11s For '11

    January 11, 2011 2:05 PM EST "No one wants to wind up at No. 2, 6 or 11. But, of those, No. 11 is probably the worst." Adrian Moreira, RCA/J/Arista Records senior vice president/adult music notes the frustration associated with a No. 11 peak on a Billboard survey. "If you peak at No. 2, at least you can…

  5. Seal Sings About 'Commitment' On New Album

    September 28, 2010 12:08 PM EDT Grammy-winning singer Seal , known for such hits as "Kiss From a Rose" and "Crazy," releases his next album on Tuesday called "Seal 6: Commitment." The British performer sat down with Reuters to talk about music, being a father to four children with supermodel…

  6. Why Bret Michaels & Other Music Stars Turn to Reality TV for Fame, Fortune

    September 08, 2010 3:05 PM EDT B ret Michaels , veteran of six-count 'em, six-reality shows, has two bits of advice for artists looking to break into the genre: "Never wear white on TV unless you're at your fighting weight," he says. "And never drink too much in Cabo if you're going to be on…

  7. Justin Bieber Joins Proactiv's Zit-Geist

    August 20, 2010 11:00 AM EDT It's come to this: No one is more willing to talk about acne than a musician. With celebrity acne-fighter Proactiv's signing earlier this month of Justin Bieber as a spokesman, the teen star joins Katy Perry , Avril Lavigne , Sean "Diddy" Combs , Jessica Simpson , Alicia…

  8. Green Day's 'American Idiot' Play: The Billboard Cover Story

    April 16, 2010 3:40 PM EDT It's the evening of Thursday, April 1, and, no foolin', Broadway's St. James Theater is packed. Previews of the musical "American Idiot" started little more than a week ago in anticipation of an April 20 opening, and the theater has been close to capacity every night.…

  9. Ask Billboard

    June 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Answers to readers' questions about the Sugababes, Mariah Carey and the Dixie Chicks' new single. GIMME SOME SUGA Hi Keith, I was wondering if you had any information of the United States release of the Sugababes latest album "Taller in More Ways." I read on their official…

  10. Billboard Bits: Sugababes, Haggard, Presley

    December 27, 2005 12:00 AM EST Founding Sugababes member is replaced, Merle Haggard reissues die and 1956 celebration planned at Elvis Presley's Graceland estate. The Sugababes have added Amelle Berrabah to their lineup to replace the amicably exiting Mutya Buena. "Like millions of girls my age, I've grown…

  11. Sugababes Take Over U.K. Charts

    October 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT British female pop/R&B trio Sugababes achieved a notable double on the new U.K. charts yesterday (Oct. 16), starting a third week at the top with the single "Push the Button" (Universal Island) wh British female pop/R&B trio Sugababes achieved a notable double on the new U.K…