1. Asher Roth, 'Parties at the Disco' Feat. ZZ Ward: Exclusive Video Premiere

    July 25, 2014 1:40 PM EDT Asher Roth takes us on a psychedelic journey in the new music video for "Parties at the Disco." The video, directed by Kenny Koller, features an appearance by the song's special guest, ZZ Ward . Check out the video below, premiered here on The Juice: "'Parties at the…

  2. Play Ball: Asher Roth & The Baseball Project Talk 2014 San Francisco Giants' Season

    April 06, 2014 1:00 PM EDT Asher Roth and Scott McCaughey of the Baseball Project, R.E.M. and Minus 5 rep one of Major League Baseball's strongest fan bases April is upon us and that means the return of Major League Baseball. To preview the new season, Billboard.com spoke to a panel of baseball fans from around…

  3. Carly Rae Jepsen: Billboard's Rising Star 2012

    November 30, 2012 1:55 PM EST "I saw her doing some acoustic stuff and I listened to some of the songs that she wrote, and I said, 'There's a real artist here,'" Braun says. The man behind Bieber's global success soon brokered a deal with Simkin to let his Schoolboy imprint and Interscope…

  4. CMJ 2012's Top 5 Bad Band Names: Good Music?

    October 21, 2012 7:00 PM EDT Vagina Panther, Mr. Muthafu*kin eXquire, Hard Nips, the Harmonica Lewinskies & Butter the Children have CMJ's worst names, but were their gigs any good? The annual CMJ Music Marathon, which took over many of New York's smaller venues from Oct. 16-20, is not for the faint of…

  5. Foo Fighters Not Done, Will Play at Democratic National Convention

    August 29, 2012 9:55 AM EDT Dave Grohl gave Foo Fighters fans quite the scare Monday night, telling the audience at England's Reading Festival that the performance would be "the last show of the tour" and "the last show for a long time." But not to worry -- the Foos still have a few shows lined…

  6. Justin Bieber Releases 'Die In Your Arms' Track: Listen

    May 29, 2012 2:35 AM EDT As a final kiss-off to the Memorial Day weekend, Justin Bieber has offered another taste of his much-anticipated new album, "Believe." "Die In Your Arms" was released to iTunes at midnight on Tuesday morning (May 29). Scooter Braun, Bieber's manager, described the…

  7. 'Boyfriend' Remix: 2 Chainz, Mac Miller, Asher Roth Rework Justin Bieber

    May 25, 2012 12:25 PM EDT If you happen to be a fan of the hook on Justin Bieber's "Boyfriend" but not his "swag, swag, swag on you" rap verses, 2 Chainz, Mac Miller and Asher Roth have a special song for you. The rappers teamed up to remix Bieber's Hot 100 hit, each tackling a verse in…

  8. Video: Asher Roth First Look Concerts L.A., S.F. and More

    May 07, 2012 2:40 PM EDT Billboard teamed up with Chevrolet for First Look, a Spring 2012 concert series headlined by rapper Asher Roth and showcasing the best and most promising bands in music today. Scroll down to check out video of the all four of the shows in the series: Los Angeles and San Francisco in the first…

  9. Watch Asher Roth, Nina Sky Rock Chicago, Dallas 'First Look' Gigs

    April 09, 2012 5:30 PM EDT On a mobile device? Watch the video here. Crowdsurfing on upraised hands and inviting the audience to bumrush the stage, rapper Asher Roth owned the crowd at the Chicago and Dallas stops on Billboard and Chevrolet's spring 2012 First Look tour . After DFM/Deuce Funk Monsters warmed up…

  10. NFL Playoffs: 8 Musicians Make The Picks, Round 2

    January 13, 2012 1:15 PM EST The 2011 NFL postseason continues into the divisional round on Saturday (Jan. 14), and like the rest of us, many music artists will be tuning in and rooting for their favorite teams. To celebrate the NFL playoffs and get some predictions on second-round matchups, Billboard.com spoke with…

  11. Asher Roth Calls Def Jam Deal 'A Win-Win for Everybody'

    November 22, 2011 12:50 PM EST Asher Roth tells Billboard.com that signing to Def Jam Recordings, a deal that was officially announced on Tuesday (Nov. 22), marks a "win-win for everybody" as he preps the March release of his sophomore album, "Is This Too Orange?" "The music industry has changed…

  12. CMJ 2011: 15 Things That Will Rock

    October 18, 2011 1:40 PM EDT Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to… find the next great buzz band? Indie enthusiasts have ascended upon New York City this week for the annual CMJ Music Marathon, which kicks off today (Oct. 18) and runs through Saturday. Will the proverbial "they" find…

  13. Billboard Bits: Britney Spears Teases 'I Wanna Go' Video, 'Glee' Cast to Graduate

    June 20, 2011 6:10 PM EDT Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Britney Spears Teases 'I Wanna Go' Video Britney Spears has debuted 30 seconds of the video for her latest "Femme Fatale" single, "I Wanna Go." In the Chris Marrs Piliero-directed clip…

  14. SXSW: 10 Things Seen and Overheard Saturday

    March 20, 2011 4:00 PM EDT And that's a wrap! SXSW 2011 ended with some surprise appearances (Diddy, Bon Iver), scary performances (DFA 1979, Trash Talk) and everything in between. Check out 10 things Billboard.com saw and overheard on the last day of the festival: SXSW 2011 Main Page | SXSW Billboard Showcase…

  15. Asher Roth Gets Political With 'Bongress' Initiative

    October 26, 2010 4:20 PM EDT Proposition 19, the proposal to regulate cannabis and make marijuana-related activities taxable, will appear on California ballots on Election Day next Tuesday (Nov. 2), and Asher Roth has become one of its most vocal supporters. In the spare time he had while working on his sophomore album,…

  16. Eminem and Rihanna Lie 'Still' Atop Hot 100

    August 05, 2010 11:01 AM EDT While Eminem loses his grip of the No. 1 slot on the Billboard 200 , his "Love the Way You Lie," featuring Rihanna , crowns the Hot 100 chart for a third straight week. The song claims the Airplay Gainer trophy for a fifth straight frame and leaps 5-2 on Radio Songs (up 15% to 134.2…

  17. LCD Soundsystem Caps Camp Bisco Day One; Wu Massacre, Ween To Come

    July 16, 2010 5:32 PM EDT When the eighth annual Camp Bisco opened its gates a year ago, relentless rain storms were already delaying artist sets. This year, for Thursday at least, dry skies smiled on Camp Bisco 9, held at the Indian Lookout Country Club in Mariaville, New York. The three-day music and arts festival…

  18. Ryan Leslie Splits With Universal; Works On Indie Album

    June 23, 2010 2:25 PM EDT Ryan Leslie enamored old and new fans alike last night (June 23) during the first of two back-to-back performances at New York City's Bowery Ballroom. The R&B singer/rapper/songwriter/producer/multi-instrumentalist -- who parted ways with former label Universal Motown last month --…

  19. Drake, Rick Ross, Bun B, T.I. Rep Dirty South for Hip-Hop Honors

    June 04, 2010 2:12 PM EDT This year's VH1 Hip-Hop Honors paid tribute to Atlanta, Miami, Texas, New Orleans and other Southern cities and states, but the event brought performers from all over to rep the dirty south on Thursday night (June 3) at New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom. Willie D from the Geto…

  20. Roc Nation's J. Cole Performs Sold-Out NYC Show, Brings Out Roc-A-Fella Artist

    March 31, 2010 5:28 PM EDT It was a cold, wet night in New York City yesterday (Mar. 30), but the weather didn't stop fans from coming out in support of J. Cole, Jay-Z's Roc Nation protege, for his first sold-out show in the Big Apple. Held at S.O.B.s, the 400-person venue was over capacity as the North…

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