1. Ask Billboard: Max Martin Notches Another No. 1

    November 25, 2014 4:05 PM EST As always, submit questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. Or, Tweet @gthot20 MAX MARTIN SCORES ANOTHER No. 1 @gthot20 Why no mention of…

  2. Stars Talk New Album 'No One Is Lost' + Exclusive Video Premiere

    October 16, 2014 11:15 AM EDT The Montreal alt band returns with its wide array of pop, dance and rock, weaved together by its knack for infectious choruses and hopeful upbeat lyrics. 'Music is my religion,' says co-founder Torquil Campbell. 'I was raised in the church of art.' Stars' new album…

  3. Chart Beat Meet & Greet: Stars

    October 23, 2012 1:30 PM EDT How the band turned its love of pop music - that 'silly little art form' - into its highest-charting album yet. "The album's not about anything specific. We just tried to make a record that had great songs on it." Before Stars ' recent show at New York's…

  4. Stars Look To 'The North' on New Album

    June 21, 2012 8:08 PM EDT Stars will return with "The North," the Montreal act announced on Thursday. The indie-pop band's sixth album, their first since 2010's "The Five Ghosts," is due Sept. 4 on ATO. It's the group's first for the label. Stars have also shared the album'…

  5. Stars To 'Push Extremes' On Next Album

    March 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Less than a year after releasing its fourth studio effort, "In Our Bedroom After the War," Stars is already thinking ahead to its next album. Less than a year after releasing its fourth studio effort, "In Our Bedroom After the War," Stars is already thinking ahead to its…

  6. 'Friends' Rework, Play With Stars' 'Fire'

    March 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST Members of Broken Social Scene, the Dears, Junior Boys, the Stills and Metric are among the artists reworking every song from Stars' 2004 album "Set Yourself on Fire." Members of Broken Social Scene, the Dears, Junior Boys, the Stills and Metric are among the artists reworking…

  7. Broken Social Scene, Dears To Remix Stars

    June 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Inspired by the 2004 Super Furry Animals' remix album "Phantom Phorce," indie pop act Stars is moving forward with a similar project involving its recently released third full-length, "Set Yourself on Inspired by the 2004 Super Furry Animals' remix album "Phantom…

  8. Hot Product

    March 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Stars ’Fire’ In The Night Canadian rock act Stars spent the early part of 2004 in the small Quebec town of North Hatley, north of Montreal. During that time, the quintet led by singers Torquil Campbell and Amy Millan wrote, worked, played, ate, tobogganed and occasionally argued with each…

  9. Stars 'Fire' Up Their Sound On New Album

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Canadian rock act Stars spent the early part of 2004 in the small Quebec town of North Hatley, north of Montreal. During that time, the quintet led by singers Torquil Campbell and Amy Millan wrote, wo Canadian rock act Stars spent the early part of 2004 in the small Quebec town of North…

  10. Broken Social Scene, Stars Plan Japan Tour

    December 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST Although details are still being nailed down, Broken Social Scene, the Dears, Death From Above 1979 and Stars will embark on a Japanese tour in May. Although details are still being nailed down, Broken Social Scene, the Dears, Death From Above 1979 and Stars will embark on a Japanese tour in…