1. 'Glee' Takes on 'Gangnam Style': Watch

    October 31, 2012 3:35 PM EDT First Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe," now it's "Gangnam Style." "Glee" will continue to mine the latest in pop culture when the Fox musical covers global superstar PSY's Internet phenomenon during an episode slated to air toward the end of…

  2. Maroon 5, PSY Spend a Sixth Week in Hot 100's Top Spots

    October 31, 2012 12:30 PM EDT Another week, another 1-2 finish for Maroon 5 and PSY on the Billboard Hot 100. For a sixth straight week, Maroon 5's "One More Night," which spends a seventh overall frame at No. 1, fends off the Korean rapper's "Gangnam Style," fueled by its viral video in…

  3. Kendrick Lamar Debuts at No. 2 as Taylor Swift's 'Red' Tops Billboard 200

    October 31, 2012 11:00 AM EDT Tony Bennett, Gary Clark Jr., Stone Sour and Lady Antebellum also debut in the Top 10 of this week's chart. As earlier reported , Taylor Swift's "Red" album explodes at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, selling 1.208 million copies in its first week according to Nielsen…

  4. Halloween Costumes: How To Dress Like PSY, Katy Perry & More

    October 26, 2012 5:15 PM EDT Crunch time has set in and there are only a few days left to create the perfect Halloween costume before October 31. If you're tired of the cliche costumes -- witch, naughty nurse, pirate -- but don't feel like attempting a Honey Boo Boo or Unemployed Big Bird ensemble, check out…

  5. Beyonce's Super Bowl Announcement Spurs Social 50 Rise

    October 26, 2012 3:35 PM EDT As this year's NFL season nears its halfway mark, Beyonce announces her own 'Countdown to Touchdown.' During the charting week, the pop star announced via her website that she'll be performing the halftime show at Super Bowl XLVII, spurring a jump in her Social 50 ranking.…

  6. PSY's 'Gangnam Style': The Billboard Cover Story

    October 26, 2012 2:30 PM EDT How the K-Pop Breakout Star Harnessed the Power of YouTube, SNL and More to Become Music's New Global Brand On the afternoon of Aug. 15, Korean rapper PSY and the overseas business manager from his record label, YG Entertainment, arrived in Los Angeles after a 13-hour flight from Seoul.…

  7. Pop Zombies: Photos of Musicians as the Walking Dead

    October 26, 2012 2:25 PM EDT Would your favorite stars survive the zombie apocalypse? Probably not. But they'd keep making music, even with a craving for brains. See how Bieber, PSY, Gaga & more would look as part of the unde Would your favorite pop stars survive the zombie apocalypse? Probably not. But even…

  8. Maroon 5 Spend 'One More' Week Atop Hot 100

    October 24, 2012 1:20 PM EDT For a fifth week, Maroon 5's 'One More Night' and PSY's 'Gangnam Style' place at Nos. 1 and 2. Rihanna and Ne-Yo, meanwhile, enter the top 10 No matter how many laps they make, PSY just can't gallop past' "Locked Out of Heaven" roars 33-15…

  9. PSY, Alicia Keys Performing at MTV EMAs

    October 23, 2012 9:25 AM EDT Korean pop sensation PSY will bring his "Gangnam Style" to this year's MTV European Music Awards show in Frankfurt in November. The global superstar will perform along three other high-profile late additions to the lineup, led by fourteen-time Grammy-winning singer/songwriter…

  10. HyunA, 'Gangnam Style' Star, Releases 'Ice Cream' Video with PSY: Watch

    October 22, 2012 4:15 PM EDT After playing the female counterpart in PSY's inescapable "Gangnam Style" video, K-pop starlet HyunA has inadvertently become one of the most visible artists of the genre. Now she's taking front and center with her latest single, "Ice Cream," and enlisting none…

  11. K-Pop Hot 100: Epik High and K.Will's Big Returns + This Week's Must-See Videos

    October 22, 2012 3:20 PM EDT "Old timers" have been doing it big on the Billboard K-Pop Top 100 lately. Veterans PSY, Naul and Epik High, all of whom have been in the industry for nearly a decade, are conquering the music chart. Learn about the veterans and see this week's must-see K-pop videos. Epik High&…

  12. Maroon 5 Plots North American Tour with Neon Trees, Owl City

    October 22, 2012 1:40 PM EDT As their single "One More Night" spends a fifth week in the top spot of the Hot 100, Maroon 5 has announced an expansive 2013 headlining tour of North America. Neon Trees and Owl City are set to join the group for the entire 31-date run. The trek kicks off on Feb. 13, 2013 in…

  13. PSY Still Stuck At No. 2 as Maroon 5 Tops Hot 100

    October 17, 2012 2:40 PM EDT "One More Night" spends a fifth week in the top spot, while Ke$ha crashes the Top 10. Maroon 5 once again puts the reins on PSY 's attempt to finish first on the Billboard Hot 100. While the Korean rapper has promised to perform 'Gangnam Style' "topless in a…

  14. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Score Top Billboard 200 Debut, Mumford Still No. 1

    October 17, 2012 11:00 AM EDT As forecasted a week ago, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis debuts at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 albums chart with "The Heist." The hip-hop set sold 78,000 in its first week according to Nielsen SoundScan, marking the best sales week yet for either artist. The album is Macklemore's…

  15. The Beat 10/16: PSY, Lady Gaga, Rihanna & Morrissey Go Topless

    October 16, 2012 4:15 PM EDT Welcome to the Tuesday, October 16 edition of "The Beat," Billboard.com's daily music news show, featuring host Jonathan Brooks running down the latest music news -- who's making headlines and who's topping the charts. In today's episode, J.B. runs down the list…

  16. Taylor Swift Finds 'State of Grace' on New 'Red' Track: Listen

    October 16, 2012 11:20 AM EDT With only six days to go before the release of fourth album "Red," Taylor Swift has offered fans a fifth and final preview of the highly anticipated full-length. The massive, reverb-heavy rock track "State of Grace" was unveiled on Tuesday (Oct. 16), following the release…

  17. Chart Highlights: Adele's 'Skyfall' Rises On Adult Charts

    October 15, 2012 4:45 PM EDT Plus, new airplay No. 1s for Maroon 5, Carrie Underwood and Leslie Grace Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below. All our charts are refreshed on billboard.com…

  18. Swedish House Mafia Holds Off Adele, Snags First U.K. No. 1 Single

    October 15, 2012 10:35 AM EDT Adele 's "Skyfall" (XL Recordings) missed out on the U.K. No. 1 position by a substantial 43,000 units when the Official Charts Company confirmed the end-of-week results on Sunday (14), overtaken by Swedish House Mafia 's "Don't You Worry Child" (Virgin/EMI)…

  19. Ask Billboard: Chart Ch-ch-Changes

    October 12, 2012 4:05 PM EDT A deeper look at the decisions behind Billboard's renovation of the Country, R&B/Hip-Hop, Rock and Latin Songs charts. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, sales and airplay, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and…

  20. Bubbling Under: Wonder Girls Ride K-Pop Wave to U.S. Radio

    October 12, 2012 1:00 PM EDT Each Friday, Billboard presents "Bubbling Under," a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success. Up this week: Wonder Girls, Priyanka Chopra, Tame Impala and August Rain. Wonder Girls PSY's K-Pop breakthrough on U.S. top 40 radio with …

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