1. The Top 10 Dance-Pop Collaborations of All Time

    October 01, 2013 12:12 PM EDT When Zedd brought Paramore frontwoman Hayley Williams on his “Stay The Night,” the DJ was following a long tradition of electronic artists collaborating with established artists from other genres to make a hit. From Grammys to record-setting chart runs, these partnerships can bring…

  2. Paul Oakenfold and Azealia Banks, 'Venus' (DJ Bl3nd remix): First Listen

    July 24, 2013 12:28 PM EDT DJ Bl3nd adds big drops to this unlikely collaboration. It’s nice to know that Azealia Banks still wants to do more with her days than stir up controversy via Twitter. “Venus,” her new collaboration with Paul Oakenfold proves that her day job as singer and rapper is one she continues to…

  3. 'Glee' Recap: 'The Break Up' Brings Cheating, Coldplay & Taylor Swift

    October 05, 2012 12:05 PM EDT An episode called "The Break Up" can only mean heartbreak, and even though you know from the title going on that things can't go well for our favorite relationships, when "Glee" wants to gut you, it will you gut you. It's a ruthless machine in that way, taking…

  4. 'American Idol' Recap: Oh Yes It's '80s Night

    April 05, 2012 10:15 AM EDT It was '80s Night on Wednesday's "American Idol," and for the most part, the remaining eight finalists paid solid tribute to the decade of decadence, tapered jeans and big hair. Among the highlights: Jessica Sanchez covering Whitney Houston (again) on "How Will I Know…

  5. Crazy Town's Shifty Shellshock In Coma: Report

    April 03, 2012 12:25 PM EDT Shifty Shellshock, the former singer of Los Angeles rap-rock group Crazy Town , is reportedly in a coma at an undisclosed Los Angeles hospital. According to TMZ , the 37-year-old singer (real name: Seth Binzer) has been in an Intensive Care Unit and completely unresponsive since last Thursday…

  6. Phish Caps Reunion Weekend

    March 09, 2009 10:36 AM EDT “This has been an incredible weekend,” guitarist Trey Anastasio told the crowd on Phish’s final performance of their long awaited reunion shows. The band played another marathon show on Sunday (March 8) to a delighted audience, dipping into a wide range of their back catalog as well as…

  7. B.B. King Returns The 'Favor' On New Album

    July 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT B.B. King returns to his blues roots with the help of producer T Bone Burnett on "One Kind Favor," due Aug. 26 via Geffen. B.B. King returns to his blues roots with the help of producer T Bone Burnett on "One Kind Favor," due Aug. 26 via Geffen. The legendary artist is…

  8. Reflections

    October 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Sometimes, success springs forth from strange bedfellows. Sometimes, success springs forth from strange bedfellows. Witness Paul Oakenfold's pop hit, "Starry Eyed Surprise," which featured the vocals of Crazy Town's Shifty Shellshock. Paul Van Dyk could see the same sort…

  9. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week

    May 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Taking a closer look at what music is on TV for the week of May 5-11, 2003. Far be it from me to toot the Billboard horn, but it's easy to see that the "2003 Billboard Latin Music Awards" is one of the biggest Latin music events of the year. The star-studded event…

  10. Billboard Bits: P. Diddy, Ryan Adams, 'Sesame Street'

    March 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST News on P. Diddy, Ryan Adams, 'Sesame Street' Sean "P. Diddy" Combs will perform his first dance track, "Let's Get Ill," in tandem with vocalist Kelis on March 19 at the second DanceStar awards, to be handed out at Miami Beach's Lummus Park. Diddy'…

  11. Oakenfold To Hit The Road As Live Act

    November 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST World-renowned DJ Paul Oakenfold is preparing to make his debut as a live performer later this month, as he brings his tour in support of his latest release "Bunkka" (Warner Bros.) to U.S. clubs and t World-renowned DJ Paul Oakenfold is preparing to make his debut as a live…

  12. The Last DJ

    October 19, 2002 12:00 AM EDT It's always sort of tough to rally behind an artist dissin' the music industry—I mean, how do you support someone who's living a rock star's life but still complaining, right? It's always sort of tough to rally behind an artist dissin' the music industry—I mean,…

  13. Stoned, But Not Dethroned: Elvis Remains On Top

    October 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT It was like the 1960s all over again as Elvis Presley battled the Rolling Stones for the top spot on The Billboard 200. When the smoke cleared, Elvis had a slight edge, holding at No. 1 for a second w It was like the 1960s all over again as Elvis Presley battled the Rolling Stones for the top…

  14. Bunkka

    June 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT When high-octane album opener "Ready Steady Go" kicks off with a hard-driving beat reminiscent of the Crystal Method, you know this isn't the usual fare from trance DJ Paul Oakenfold. When high-octane album opener "Ready Steady Go" kicks off with a hard-driving beat…

  15. Stars Rock The Mic On Oakenfold's 'Bunkka'

    March 29, 2002 12:00 AM EST A galaxy of music stars, including Nelly Furtado, Perry Farrell, Ice Cube, and Tricky, have lent their vocal talents to DJ Paul Oakenfold's next album, the relentlessly upbeat "Bunkka." The 11-track s A galaxy of music stars, including Nelly Furtado, Perry Farrell, Ice Cube,…

  16. Crazy Town Survives Troubles To See Success

    January 16, 2001 12:00 AM EST Just a few months ago, the rock/hip-hop band Crazy Town was on the verge of calling it quits. In the year since the group's 1999 debut album, "The Gift Of Game" (Columbia Records), was released, the Just a few months ago, the rock/hip-hop band Crazy Town was on the verge of…