1. 20 Most Forced Rhymes In Pop Music History

    August 08, 2014 1:53 PM EDT Ariana Grande's "Break Free" isn't the only offender: here are the 20 most awesomely awkward rhymes in popular music. "I fought him on it the whole time...'I am not going to sing a grammatically incorrect lyric, help me God!' Max was like, 'It&…

  2. Calvin Harris Heats Up Hot 100 With Latest 'Summer' Hit

    June 07, 2014 11:05 AM EDT The EDM star's new hit is the 23rd Hot 100 top 10 with the word 'summer' in its title Calvin Harris heats up the Billboard Hot 100, where his latest hit "Summer" sizzles 12-9 . The EDM star adds to the list of top 10s with the word "summer" in their titles…

  3. Top 30 Summer Songs

    May 22, 2014 2:15 PM EDT Chart Article The sun is shining, and the beaches will soon be crowded, which can only mean one thing: Summer is underway. To celebrate the return of our favorite season, we've scoured the Billboard chart archives and updated this definitive list of the most popular songs about…

  4. SZA Talks Quitting Her Day Job, Working With Holy Other & Emile Haynie

    May 23, 2013 12:03 PM EDT SZA, a gifted St. Louis bred R&B/pop singer, can hold a tune a lot better than she can a job. Since graduating a year ago, the 23-year old has been let go from one customer service gig after another— the cost of pursuing a full-time career in music. So far, the investment seems to…

  5. LFO's Rich Cronin Reflects on Health Problems in Final Song

    September 14, 2010 1:10 PM EDT Nearly a week after Rich Cronin died of leukemia , the LFO singer's final song, "It Only Gets Better," has been released by New York radio station Z100 . Recorded last year after a brief LFO reunion tour, the upbeat tune is reminiscent of the boy band's past hits "…

  6. LFO Singer Rich Cronin, 35, Dies of Cancer

    September 08, 2010 9:06 PM EDT Rich Cronin, a singer and songwriter for the late '90s pop trio LFO (Lyte Funky Ones), died Wednesday (Sept. 8) after a long battle with cancer. He was 35. Cronin, who was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia in 2005, suffered a stroke and died in a hospital, his brother told TMZ .…

  7. Top 30 Summer Songs Page 2

    July 12, 2010 1:51 PM EDT Chart Article   « Previous 30-21 20-11 10-1 Next » 20 Those Lazy-Hazy-Crazy Days Of Summer Nat King Cole 1963 Nat King Cole's rhyme happy 1963 hit is an oldie but goodie in the truest sense of the phrase. Well into the rock era, it peaked at No. 6 on the Hot 100. Between the charm of…

  8. March 18, 2009

    March 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Brenda Lee, Gene Pitney, Isaac Hayes, Ramones, Talking Heads and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. 2001 – Four teenage girls are crushed to death in a shopping mall in Indonesia, when hundreds of fans panic while trying to catch a…

  9. Bjork Plots Another New Album Before Year's End

    September 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bjork may just be releasing a second album this year. On the heels of May's "Volta," the Icelandic singer posted a note on her Web site confirming that she recorded "a special live session album" with Bjork may just be releasing a second album this year. On the heels…

  10. More Details Emerge On New Björk Album

    March 02, 2007 12:00 AM EST Björk has set a release date for her new album, "Volta." According to her Web site, The Atlantic effort will drop May 7 and with feature guest appearances from LFO's Mark Bell, drummer Chris Cors Björk has set a release date for her new album, "Volta." According to…

  11. Remixes 81-04

    November 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST "Remixes 81-04" is a 12-track, single-disc taster of some of Depeche Mode's biggest hits that have been reworked. "Remixes 81-04" is a 12-track, single-disc taster of some of Depeche Mode's biggest hits that have been reworked. While fun remixes of "Just Can…

  12. WarpVision: The Videos 1989-2004

    October 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT To celebrate its 15th birthday, influential British independent label Warp has compiled its first DVD collection spotlighting the label's rich, wickedly twisted and often groundbreaking video history. To celebrate its 15th birthday, influential British independent label Warp has compiled…

  13. Billboard Bits: Alicia Keys, Ween, OEMF

    November 25, 2003 12:00 AM EST News on Alicia Keys, Ween, OEMF Soulful songstress Alicia Keys will perform a concert Monday (Dec. 1) for broadcast exclusively to AOL Broadband subscribers. The invitation-only "Broadband Rocks!" concert at New York's Webster Hall will start at 9 p.m.; the concert will be…

  14. Billboard Bits: Puddle Of Mudd, The Roots, Warp

    November 21, 2003 12:00 AM EST News on Puddle Of Mudd, The Roots, Warp Puddle Of Mudd will guest on the debut episode of music video network Fuse's "7th Avenue Drop." Premiering Tuesday (Nov. 25), the show aims to feature interviews and performances by major artists in Fuse's street-front New York…

  15. Sheath

    October 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT At just 31, Mark Bell has produced albums by friend and continual collaborator BjÖrk ("Homogenic") and Depeche Mode ("Exciter"). At just 31, Mark Bell has produced albums by friend and continual collaborator Björk ("Homogenic") and Depeche Mode ("Exciter…

  16. First Acts Announced For L.A. All Tomorrow's Parties

    January 02, 2003 12:00 AM EST The lineup for the upcoming Los Angeles edition of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival is starting to take shape, with ...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of the Dead, the Breeders, the Boredoms, Nek The lineup for the upcoming Los Angeles edition of the All Tomorrow's Parties…

  17. Billboard Bits: Phish, Brad Paisley, Autechre

    December 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on Phish, Brad Paisley, Autechre The Mimi Fishman Foundation, the charitable organization started by the late mother of Phish drummer Jon Fishman, is auctioning a pair of tickets and aftershow passes to a February show by the newly reunited band. The auction, which can be bid on at the…

  18. Ice Cube Prepares For Another 'Friday'

    November 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST Coming off the $70 million-plus box office success of "Barbershop," Ice Cube returns to familiar territory with "Friday After Next," due Friday (Nov. 22) in U.S. theaters. Reprising his role as Craig, Coming off the $70 million-plus box office success of "Barbershop,…

  19. Lineup Unveiled For Next All Tomorrow's Parties

    October 31, 2002 12:00 AM EST The lineup has been unveiled for the next installment of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival, set for April 4-6 in Camber Sands, England. The lineup has been unveiled for the next installment of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival, set for April 4-6 in Camber Sands, England. As…

  20. Arista Offers Ultimate 'Ultimate Dance Party'

    June 11, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Next week, Arista will release "Ultimate Dance Party: The Best Of!!," a 19-track collection of high-energy club favorites, most of which have graced the past four volumes of the label's "Ultimate Danc Next week, Arista will release "Ultimate Dance Party: The Best Of!!…

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