1. YouTube 'Optimistic' Its Music Streaming Service Will Launch 'Soon'

    October 28, 2014 12:12 PM EDT The long wait continues for YouTube's much-discussed music streaming service. CEO Susan Wojcicki told a tech panel on Monday that they're still "working" on the Google unit's answer to Spotify, and she declined to say whether the service would launch by year's…

  2. Maddie & Tae First Female Duo in Country Airplay Top 10 Since 2007

    October 28, 2014 11:05 AM EDT Maddie & Tae notch the first top 10 by a female duo in nearly eight years on Billboard 's Country Airplay chart, as "Girl in a Country Song" rises 11-9. The chart hadn't welcomed a female twosome into its upper tier since the Wreckers (pop star-gone-country Michelle…

  3. Jennifer Lopez Shows Off Bikini Body in New Instagram Pic

    October 28, 2014 10:55 AM EDT Here's a fun thing you can do when you're Jennifer Lopez : Instagram bikini photos of yourself and watch the compliments come rolling in.  Lopez was missing the warm weather, so she decided to reminisce. "Soooo chilly this morning," she  captioned  a gorgeous bikini…

  4. Exclusive: Listen to Joshua Radin's 'Beautiful Day' Featuring Sheryl Crow

    October 28, 2014 10:53 AM EDT People may be familiar with Joshua Radin from his songs on shows such as House and Grey's Anatomy . He's also opened for Sheryl Crow . Crow clearly liked what she heard, because Radin's latest single features her.   "Seven years ago I had the honor of supporting Sheryl…

  5. Taylor Swift's 10 Most Underrated Songs

    October 28, 2014 10:45 AM EDT "Enchanted," "Better Than Revenge," "Ronan" and more: it's time to talk T-Swift deep cuts. All Taylor Swift obsessives have their favorite deep cuts — the songs that those who only know her radio smashes might not be aware of, but the hardcore fans…

  6. What Is Bad? A Worst Songs Countdown Goes Beyond Good and Evil

    October 28, 2014 10:45 AM EDT What do “Who Let The Dogs Out” and “Stairway To Heaven” have in common? Both make a prominent appearance among the 88 worst songs of all time, as voted by listeners of triple-A WXPN Philadelphia . WXPN unveiled the listing last Saturday, Oct. 25, as the kicker to its countdown of its top…

  7. Exclusive: Major League Premieres Revealing New Album 'There's Nothing Wrong With Me'

    October 28, 2014 10:30 AM EDT New Jersey pop-punk kids Major League are back with a new frontman and a new album. On sophomore effort There’s Nothing Wrong With Me (out Nov. 4 on No Sleep Records), some things remain the same, like the band’s raw energy and driving guitar riffs. What’s new is guitarist Brian Joyce…

  8. Gucci Mane Writes Letter From Prison: 'Spiritually, I'm Free as Ever'

    October 28, 2014 10:30 AM EDT Gucci Mane may be "physically incarcerated," but in a letter to his fans from prison, he says that "spiritually and mentally I'm free as ever." Read Mane's letter below. Gucci Mane was recently sentenced to three years and three months in prison after pleading…

  9. Nicki Minaj Says She Never Slept With Drake or Lil Wayne on New Song 'Only'

    October 28, 2014 10:20 AM EDT Weezy, Drizzy and Chris Brown join Minaj on her latest track. As promised, Nicki Minaj releases her latest single, "Only," on Tuesday morning, Oct. 28. Minaj's third single from her third album, The Pinkprint  -- which has been pushed back to Dec. 15 -- features all-star…

  10. Audien's Remix of Bastille's 'Pompeii' Ruled Festival Season

    October 28, 2014 10:10 AM EDT A young producer from small-town Connecticut made a viral remix that rocked Coachella, EDC and Tomorrowland. The Song of the Summer is usually based on radio and chart dominance -- this summer's crown went to Iggy Azalea and Charli XCX who ruled the airwaves with "Fancy ."…

  11. Watch Drake Storm Into Strip Club After Alleged Altercation

    October 28, 2014 10:00 AM EDT Shortly after Drake blessed the internet with three new songs on Saturday, Oct. 25,  footage of Drake storming into a strip club surfaced. Drake is seen rushing into Washington D.C.'s Club Stadium, reportedly where he celebrated his 28th birthday. On his way to the door, it appears as…

  12. Gwen Stefani Goes Full EDM on Calvin Harris' 'Together'

    October 28, 2014 10:00 AM EDT Just 24 hours after his Big Sean collaboration "Open Wide"  hit the Internet, another track from Calvin Harris ' upcoming Motion album is here. And it features the one, the only Gwen Stefani . While Harris met the Detroit rapper stylistically halfway for their track, Gwen…

  13. Two CMJ Panels Tackle Nuanced, Important (and Dry) Entertainment Law

    October 28, 2014 9:55 AM EDT "As soon as you say 'mechanical licensing,' in the first 15 minutes, you lose people," said John C. Beiter , an entertainment attorney with Nashville's Shackelford, Zumwalt, and Hayes LLC, at last week's 2014 edition of CMJ Music Marathon. "If we want…

  14. Surprise! Selena Gomez Loves BFF Taylor Swift's New Album '1989'

    October 28, 2014 9:50 AM EDT Prepare to be shocked, simply shocked:  Selena Gomez loves Taylor Swift 's new album 1989 . On Instagram, Gomez posted a collage of photos of the two BFFs over the years, along with the message, "From hotel room album listening parties, kitchen dance floor album listening…

  15. New Taylor Swift Wax Figures Coming to Madame Tussauds

    October 28, 2014 9:38 AM EDT Taylor Swift is getting double the love from Madame Tussauds wax museum with her figure being unveiled in both Washington, D.C., and Hollywood. On Tuesday, the museum will add its new wax statue of the 24-year-old singer to its attraction in downtown Washington. Madame Tussauds Hollywood…

  16. Madison Square Garden to Explore Split

    October 28, 2014 9:28 AM EDT The Madison Square Garden Co. said Monday it's considering a plan to split off its entertainment businesses from its media and sports divisions. The New York company said it approved a plan to explore breaking into two publicly traded companies, saying the move would give shareholders…

  17. Steve Angello Announces Two-Year Residency at SLS Life in Las Vegas

    October 28, 2014 9:00 AM EDT Las Vegas residencies by big name DJs are nothing new, as seemingly every time a new hotel opens on the Strip, it includes a mega club that needs chart-topping EDM acts to draw in tourists and locals. Coming from Swedish House Mafia , Steve Angello could’ve had his pick of locations. After…

  18. David Guetta Reteaming With Nicki Minaj & Sia on New Album 'Listen'

    October 28, 2014 8:52 AM EDT French DJ extraordinaire David Guetta has his sixth album, Listen , arriving Nov. 24. The hitmaker behind "Titanium" and "Turn Me On" recently  told Billboard , "There are featured artists of course, but none that you’d expect with me, and really it’s just…

  19. SiriusXM Sees Growth in Earnings, Subscribers in Third Quarter

    October 28, 2014 8:32 AM EDT Sirius ‎XM Radio on Tuesday reported improved third-quarter earnings as it continued to grow its subscriber base. The satellite radio giant, led by CEO Jim Meyer , added 432,817 net new subscribers in the period to end September with a total of 26.7 million. In comparison, Netflix as of the…

  20. Nick Jonas' 'Kingdom' Costar Frank Grillo Refused to Work With Him, At First

    October 28, 2014 7:39 AM EDT Actor Frank Grillo ( Warrior, The Purge: Anarchy ) has a new drama about mixed martial arts, Kingdom , airing on DirecTV. His costar, 22-year-old Nick Jonas , wasn't exactly welcome initially. "People are very surprised because there's a Jonas Brother in it and he fights,…

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