1. Wonder Girls Say English Album to 'Come Out Very Soon!'

    September 12, 2012 2:00 PM EDT To say American fans have been patient for K-Pop queens Wonder Girls ' U.S. debut album would be an understatement. They first hit the scene in 2009 with an English-language version of their Korean mega hit "Nobody." Fast-forward to 2012, the girls still have not released a…

  2. Britney Spears & Psy Do the 'Gangnam Style' Dance on 'Ellen': Watch

    September 11, 2012 7:45 PM EDT Ellen DeGeneres never misses a beat when it comes to viral videos, and the afternoon talk show host has done it again. On her show Tuesday (Sept. 11), Ellen brought Psy out to teach Britney Spears his infamous "Gangnam Style" dance, and the results were predictably hilarious. While…

  3. The Beat 9/11: Psy Tops Social 50, Simon Cowell Disses 'The Voice'

    September 11, 2012 6:14 PM EDT Welcome to the Tuesday, Sept. 11 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. dishes on Psy's…

  4. Psy Remains at No. 1 on Social 50 Chart, Linkin Park's 'Echo'-Fueled Jump

    September 09, 2012 10:00 AM EDT Linkin Park 's new Facebook-personalized video for "Lost in the Echo" fuels the band's big jump on the Billboard Social 50 chart this week. The act rises 23-16 on the tally, thanks to social interaction caused by the clip. In the video, photos from viewers' Facebook…

  5. The Beat 9/5: Madonna Tops Hot Tours, Nicki Minaj Voting for Romney?

    September 05, 2012 2:10 PM EDT Welcome to the Wednesday, Sept. 5 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. dishes on the latest…

  6. 'Gangnam Style' Helps Psy Dance Way to No. 1 on Social 50 Chart

    August 31, 2012 3:10 PM EDT South Korean artist Psy is dancing his way up Billboard's charts with his viral phenomenon single "Gangnam Style." This week, he leaps 9-1 on the Social 50 while the tune hops onto Heatseekers Songs at No. 23 and bows at No. 74 on Digital Songs with 23,000 sold (up 96%)…

  7. Taylor Swift Tops Social 50 Chart While Gotye and Psy Re-Enter Top 10

    August 23, 2012 8:09 PM EDT Taylor Swift tops Billboard's Social 50 for the first time this week, as Gotye and Psy make smashing top 10 re-entries. After setting the record for the biggest digital sales week ever for a song by a woman and finally getting her first No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, Taylor Swift…

  8. K-Pop Hot 100 Chart: Top 10 Songs of the Past Year & Birthday Wishes From Big Stars

    August 23, 2012 5:10 PM EDT Psy, Wonder Girls, T-ara, Sistar & More Wish The K-Pop Hot 100 a Happy Birthday It's been a wonderful year for Korean music and also for Billboard; it was this week one year ago (Aug. 25, 2011) that Billboard launched the K-Pop Hot 100 chart. We've watched great No. 1's…

  9. 20 Top K-Pop Moments of the Year

    August 21, 2012 7:15 PM EDT K-Pop, the unique blend of pop and electronica that hails from South Korea, has been around for decades. But over the past 12 months, some of K-pop's biggest names - 2NE1, Psy, Wonder Girls, Girls' Generation and IU -- have set their sights on the U.S. and helped the genre amass…

  10. 'Gangnam Style' Flirts With K-Pop Record With 4th Week at No. 1

    August 19, 2012 9:15 PM EDT "Gangnam Style" syndrome is reaching new heights as Psy earns his fourth week at No. 1 on the K-Pop Hot 100 Chart . This feat puts him one step closer to tying the record for most weeks at No. 1; a title currently owned by IU's "You and I" with five weeks atop the…

  11. Insider Tips: Jonas Bros. Are Back, Bieber Camp Goes K-Pop, 'Glee' Music

    August 17, 2012 11:25 AM EDT Chart Article August 17, 2012 The hot days of midsummer are here, but don't let that keep you from fresh insider music information. For the rest of beach season, Billboard.com is bringing you a weekly heads-up of music-related suggestions, tips, and key recommendations -- all designed to…

  12. Psy Releases New 'Gangnam Style' Video

    August 14, 2012 5:00 PM EDT Viral Hit Has Spent Three Weeks Atop K-Pop Hot 100 Psy 's "Gangnam Style" has spent three weeks atop the K-Pop Hot 100 chart and its music video is quickly approaching 30 million views on YouTube . Celebrating on the success, the South Korean rapper has unveiled a treat for all…

  13. 'Gangnam Style' Viral Video Sends Psy Onto Billboard's Social 50 Chart

    August 11, 2012 3:58 PM EDT The wacky antics of Psy have captivated the Internet's attention this past week, as the K-Pop artist erupts out of United States obscurity and debuts on the Billboard Social 50 at No. 25 thanks to the viral success of his video for "Gangnam Style." The Social 50 chart ranks the…

  14. The Beat 8/3: Psy Pop, Springsteen's 4-Hour Show, Incubus's Plan

    August 03, 2012 1:48 PM EDT Welcome to the Friday, August 3 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. deals out the details…

  15. Psy's 'Gangnam Style' Rides to No. 1 Again on K-Pop Hot 100

    August 03, 2012 10:10 AM EDT Psy is having a bigger comeback than he may have dreamed with his latest single "Gangnam Style." The rapper/singer is finding himself with a huge hit not only in his home country as it tops the K-Pop Hot 100 again, but he's receiving a lot of Western attention with the song&…

  16. Fall in Love With Psy's 'Gangnam Style' -- Korean Rapper Goes Viral

    July 31, 2012 5:55 PM EDT After scoring the top debut a couple of weeks back, Psy overtook some of South Korea's biggest girl groups -- 2NE1 , T-ara , and SISTAR -- to rule the most recent K-Pop Hot 100 chart with his addictive new single "Gangnam Style." Amidst a summer of idols making their comebacks,…

  17. K-Pop Hot 100: 2NE1 Hold Off T-ara, SISTAR

    July 24, 2012 2:00 PM EDT NE1 extend their reign atop the K-Pop Hot 100 , remaining at the top spot again this week with latest single, "I Love You," thwarting both T-ara's and SISTAR's quest to snag the No.1 crown. The girls have gathered fandom from all generations, pleasing aurally (with their…

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