1. Passenger's New Album 'Whispers' Due June 10

    March 25, 2014 11:10 AM EDT Watch Mike Rosenberg perform new single "Scare Away the Dark" below Passenger's debut hit "Let Her Go" is still going strong on the Hot 100, but British singer Mike Rosenberg already has a new album locked and loaded for this summer. Rosenberg -- aka Passenger -- will…

  2. Bobby Pulido, Grupo Fantasma To Play Austin's Pachanga Fest

    April 07, 2010 5:50 PM EDT The Pachanga Latino Music Festival, a Latin-themed music, cultural arts and food festival to be held at Austin's Fiesta Gardens May 21 and 22, revealed its lineup today (Apr. 7). Performers will include Tejano singer Bobby Pulido , Austin funk orchestra Grupo Fantasma featuring salsa…

  3. Los Amos de Nuevo Leon

    September 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Ask José Guajardo, lead singer of Los Amos de Nuevo León, to explain "El Hyphy" as it applies to regional Mexican music, and he will politely but firmly refer you to the lyrics of his group Ask José Guajardo, lead singer of Los Amos de Nuevo León, to explain "El Hyphy" as…

  4. Willie Nelson Anchors South Padre Music Fest

    July 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Willie Nelson, Foghat, Los Lonely Boys, Blue Oyster Cult, Ghostland Observatory, Grupo Fantasma, Fastball and Alejandro Escovedo will lead the lineup for the second annual South Padre International Mu Willie Nelson, Foghat, Los Lonely Boys, Blue Oyster Cult, Ghostland Observatory, Grupo…

  5. Ask Billboard

    June 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Keith discusses digital sales, Pink and "Lipgloss." She Works Hard For The Digital Sales Dear Keith, I have a question about digital sales that, to my knowledge, has never been asked. Does a digital sale of an older song go towards the tally of overall sales towards that single? For…

  6. Rapper Mac Dre Killed In Kansas City

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST A San Francisco Bay area underground rap star, who police say was also a member of a gang of robbers, was killed in Kansas City, Mo., when a gunman shot into a van in which he was riding. A San Francisco Bay area underground rap star, who police say was also a member of a gang of robbers, was…

  7. Music Fuels New Year's Eve Celebrations

    December 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST While the winter holidays often signal a break from live performance and touring for many music acts, the festivities surrounding New Year's Eve tend to drag others off of the couch and onto the stage While the winter holidays often signal a break from live performance and touring for…

  8. Sly's A No Show In Family Stone Reunion

    June 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The Family Stone, the California band that paved the way for modern funk, is back in the recording studio for the first time in 32 years. But missing is Sly Stone -- the heart and soul of a band that The Family Stone, the California band that paved the way for modern funk, is back in the…

  9. CHART BEAT CHAT

    November 08, 2002 12:00 AM EST Fred Bronson answers readers' questions about the Billboard chart year, the Bee Gees, Jimmy Webb, Bruce Springsteen, Madonna, and more. IT WAS A VERY GOOD YEAR -- BUT WHEN DOES IT END? Fred, Would you be helpful to us chart hounds by clarifying the week that the 2003 chart year will…

  10. Artists Head South For 'Austin City Limits' Festival

    August 20, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Wilco, Emmylou Harris, Jimmie Vaughan, and Kelly Willis are among the more than 60 artists that will be on hand for the inaugural Austin City Limits Music Festival, set for Sept. 28-29 in the Texas ca Wilco, Emmylou Harris, Jimmie Vaughan, and Kelly Willis are among the more than 60 artists…

  11. New Year's Eve Live Music Highlights

    December 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST While Dec. 31, 2001, may not rank up there with the millennium celebrations, there's still plenty of top-notch live music being presented in the U.S. on New Year's Eve. If you're planning to get off t While Dec. 31, 2001, may not rank up there with the millennium celebrations,…