1. Who Will Play The Next 10 Super Bowl Halftime Shows? An Educated Guess

    January 27, 2015 5:15 PM EST Taylor Swift and Justin Timberlake seem like locks... but what about 5SOS and Miley Cyrus? Here are the 10 best bets for the next 10 Super Bowls. Guessing next year's Super Bowl halftime performer is a relatively easy task: after all, there are only a handful of current artists…

  2. Marvin Gaye's Family Doubts 'Fair Trial' in 'Blurred Lines' Lawsuit

    January 27, 2015 5:13 PM EST A judge rules out use of a sound recording of 'Got to Give It Up' at a trial next month. When Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke brought a lawsuit in August 2013 and demanded a judicial ruling that the monster hit "Blurred Lines" wasn't a copyright infringement of…

  3. Lil Wayne Plans to Leave Cash Money With Drake & Nicki Minaj: Report

    January 27, 2015 10:04 AM EST Lil Wayne 's feud with Birdman is getting serious. On top of reportedly planning to sue Birdman in order to be released from his contract -- and claims that he's owed an $8 million advance for the yet-to-be released Tha Carter V -- Weezy is demanding he leaves Cash Money Records…

  4. With Real Internet Banned, Everyday Cubans Make Their Own Covert Network

    January 27, 2015 9:05 AM EST Cut off from the Internet, young Cubans have quietly linked thousands of computers into a hidden network that stretches miles across Havana, letting them chat with friends, play games and download hit movies in a mini-replica of the online world that most can't access. Home Internet…

  5. Demis Roussos Dead at 68

    January 26, 2015 10:39 PM EST Greek singer Demis Roussos , whose often high-pitched pop serenades won him household recognition in the 1970s and 1980s across Europe and beyond and who sold more than 60 million records, has died in Athens at the age of 68, a hospital confirmed Monday. The hospital said the singer died…

  6. Chris Brown Delays Tour to Complete Community Service

    January 26, 2015 9:48 PM EST Chris Brown won't be hitting the road this week for his Between the Sheets tour after all. The singer announced Monday he will need to postpone the beginning dates to complete his court-ordered community service.  Chris Brown, Tyga Announce 'Fan of a Fan' Album Release…

  7. Big Sean to Release 'Dark Sky Paradise' Album on Feb. 24

    January 26, 2015 5:38 PM EST Big Sean is finally " done " with Dark Sky Paradise , and will be releasing his third studio album on February 24. The rapper took to Instagram on Sunday to announce the album title and unveil the album cover. Sean also revealed collaborators on the album, including Drake , Jhené…

  8. Chris Robinson on Black Crowes Breakup: 'It's Way More Complicated Than Rich's Public Outburst'

    January 26, 2015 5:34 PM EST 'It's unfortunate that on the 25th anniversary, whether the band is working or not, that it's not about the songs and the good times people had at those concerts.' With the Black Crowes permanently nested, frontman Chris Robinson says his Chris Robinson Brotherhood band…

  9. Rising R&B Singer Wash Talks 'Can't Trust Thots'

    January 26, 2015 5:02 PM EST opened with a bang for R&B singer Wash , who earned his first Billboard credit with "Can't Trust Thots." The French Montana -assisted track first arrived on the real-time Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 in December, topping out at No. 8 on multiple days. Tomorrow&…

  10. John Carpenter Talks Debut Album 'Lost Themes' & Why Music Is Easier Than Directing

    January 26, 2015 5:00 PM EST Forty-five years after his first music credit (he co-wrote, edited and scored the Oscar-winning short The Resurrection of Broncho Billy ) and 37 years after composing the inimitably eerie Halloween soundtrack, legendary director John Carpenter is releasing his debut album. Entitled Lost…

  11. Joan Rivers' Daughter Sues Clinic Over Comic's Death

    January 26, 2015 4:15 PM EST Melissa Rivers' lawyer has sued the clinic where her mother, Joan Rivers, had an endoscopy and later died. The attorney says Rivers also is suing doctors who treated her mother before her death. Rivers said in a statement that she filed suit so that no other family had to go through…

  12. Exclusive: Michael Mann Mourns Collaborator Edgar Froese of Tangerine Dream

    January 26, 2015 4:00 PM EST The legendary director shares his memories of joining Tangerine Dream in their Berlin studio to craft the soundtrack to his first film 'Thief.' I was shocked to hear about the loss of Edgar Froese . It seems as if we were working together about fifteen years ago, not thirty-five.…

  13. Billboard Exclusive Premiere: Lost Kings Remix Imagine Dragons' 'I Bet My Life'

    January 26, 2015 3:03 PM EST Lost Kings are lost no longer. In December, the Los Angeles duo found a fitting home at Disruptor Management, joining breakout " #SELFIE " stars The Chainsmokers as the second artist on the Sony-affiliated agency's roster. Following official remixes of Dirty South 's …

  14. Watch 'Full House' Cast Reunite -- And Sing The Theme Song!

    January 26, 2015 9:45 AM EST Everywhere you look...it seems like there's another Full House reunion (not that we're complaining). This time around, a majority of the cast (unfortunately, not including Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen) got together for Full House creator Jeff Franklin's birthday party over the…

  15. Lenny Kravitz Presents SAG Award to 'Orange Is the New Black' Cast

    January 25, 2015 8:28 PM EST Rocker/actor/sunglasses devotee Lenny Kravitz stopped by the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday night in Los Angeles. The Hunger Games regular presented the award for Outstanding Performance By an Ensemble in a Comedy Series to Orange Is the New Black , who beat the casts of…

  16. Raury, FKA Twigs & Mikky Ekko: Emerging Picks of the Week

    January 25, 2015 3:00 PM EST Spice up your playlist with  Billboard 's weekly roundup of tracks from the Billboard + Twitter Emerging Artists chart . After giving them a listen, make sure to check back next week for a new set of selections to discover the latest music. "Fly," Raury featuring Malik Shakur…

  17. Watch Aloe Blacc Discuss 'Wake Me Up' Success, His Thoughts on Social Media & More at Sundance

    January 25, 2015 12:34 PM EST Still riding high off the success of his vocal feature on Avicii 's "Wake Me Up," singer Aloe Blacc chatted with Billboard at Sundance 2015 about what's coming up next, performing with Lady Antebellum , and his thoughts on social media and music streaming. Click Here for…

  18. Watch 'Ten Thousand Saints' Cast Discuss New Coming-of-Age-Story at Sundance

    January 24, 2015 1:58 PM EST The cast of Ten Thousand Saints stopped by for a chat with Billboard at Sundance 2015 to discuss their new film's coming-of-age story, who they'd play in musical biopics, and much more. Click Here for Full Sundance 2015 Coverage Saints -- which stars Ethan Hawke, Emile Hirsch,…

  19. Zakk Wylde Unveils His Own Line of Audio Gear at NAMM

    January 24, 2015 8:00 AM EST Black Label Society frontman plans to expand products to "anything-you-can-think-of audio." In 1984, a rapidly rising Madonna memorably told Dick Clark on American Bandstand that her goal was to "rule the world." Despite Black Label Society guitarist-vocalist Zakk Wylde…

  20. Shania Twain to Release New Live Album, 'Shania: Still the One Live From Vegas'

    January 23, 2015 8:00 PM EST Shania Twain will release a new live album this year, capitalizing on her Las Vegas residency for a live set called Shania: Still the One Live From Vegas that will include a deluxe edition 18-track CD and DVD. Watch Shania Twain's Anti-Family Violence PSA Video The album will be out…

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