1. Big Beat Records Celebrates Fifth Anniversary, Premieres Remix of Cash Cash's 'Take Me Home' (Exclusive)

    December 18, 2015 2:00 PM EST From bedroom business to global brand, Big Beat Records celebrates a special anniversary. Atlantic Records’ subsidiary Big Beat Records is celebrating its fifth anniversary since its dance-centric re-launch in 2010. The imprint, initially launched in 1987 by Atlantic’s current Chairman &…

  2. Porter Robinson, Galantis & More to Headline Ultimate Music Experience 2016 (Exclusive)

    December 17, 2015 10:41 AM EST Disco Donnie Presents and Global Groove are bringing back the Ultimate Music Experience, or UME, for its sixth annual edition at South Padre Island, Texas. David Guetta Is No. 1 'Again' on Top Dance/Electronic Albums Chart The spring break destination holds a unique charm spiced…

  3. Avicii, Kaskade, Pendulum & More Announced for Ultra Music Festival

    December 16, 2015 8:50 PM EST Avicii , Kaskade , David Guetta , a reunited Pendulum and more will perform at this year's Ultra Music Festival, the festival announced Wednesday (Dec. 16).  Ultra Music Festival Crosses Over: 10 Highlights From a Star-Studded Weekend The March 18-20 event in Miami, Fla., will also…

  4. 13 Things to Know About the Billboard Charts This Week: Selena Gomez's Latest Top 10 Hit

    December 12, 2015 10:00 AM EST The latest  Billboard  charts saw Selena Gomez's Revival score another top 10 hit and the holiday charts keep picking up speed. Selena Gomez Goes Top 10, Adele's 'Hello' Leads Hot 100 for Sixth Week Here are 13 things you need to know about this week's charts:  1. …

  5. Nicky Romero's Personal Journey With Anxiety: 'I Wanted to Quit Music'

    December 11, 2015 12:00 PM EST Nick Rotteveel, the cosmopolitan DJ and Protocol Recordings founder commonly referred to as Nicky Romero, has cultivated a loyal worldwide following for his music. Ever since his breakout single "Toulouse" in 2011, he, along with his arsenal of progressive records, has become a…

  6. David Guetta Sends 'Peace & Love' After Paris Attacks

    November 16, 2015 5:18 PM EST Renowned French music icon David Guetta , known for radio hits including " Bang My Head " and " Hey Mama ," has taken to Facebook to reflect on the recent outbreak in Paris and express his deepest condolences to those affected by the attacks. Read the post below: David…

  7. David Guetta Unveils EURO 2016 Match Ball

    November 12, 2015 5:14 PM EST The 2016 UEFA European Championship’s music ambassador David Guetta has unveiled the official game ball that will be used for the tournament. The international DJ partnered up with FIFA’s European branch this past June when it was announced he would provide the soundtrack for the tourney.…

  8. The Year in Soundtracks: From 'Furious 7' to 'Empire,' the Strongest Contenders for a Grammy Nod

    October 16, 2015 2:17 PM EDT In the playlist era, movie and TV soundtracks resonate deeply: They’re compilations with built-in narratives. That might be why four hit No. 1 on the Billboard 200 in 2015, the most in six years -- and all are strong contenders for a nomination in the 2016 Grammys’ best compilation…

  9. David Guetta & Steve Aoki Remix Nursery Rhyme, 'Titanic' Theme at Tomorrowland: Watch

    July 28, 2015 4:49 PM EDT Belgium's Tomorrowland festival played host to two controversial remixes over the weekend. David Guetta Gets His First No. 1 on Dance Charts On Friday (July 24), David Guetta  was joined onstage by Dutch duo GLOWINTHEDARK for a surprise remix of classic nursery rhyme "If You're…

  10. Tomorrowland 2015 Day 1 Highlights: Avicii, David Guetta, Steve Aoki & More

    July 25, 2015 1:45 PM EDT Not many things bring the world together these days, but Tomorrowland continues to prevail in attracting people from all over the globe to its dance music mecca. In the small town of Boom, Belgium, the SFX-owned ID&T festival showcases some of the dance scene's biggest talents for a…

  11. Tiesto, David Guetta, Steve Angello and Other Big-Name DJs Are Dipping Into Tech Investment

    July 24, 2015 2:00 PM EDT Tiësto and David Guetta are among the EDM artists to put money into promising music startups. What do Tiesto, David Guetta, Richie Hawtin and John Acquaviva have in common? Aside from being world renowned DJs and producers, these EDM artists are recent investors in digital music startups…

  12. Fans Petition David Guetta to Stop Using Live Horses in Shows

    July 15, 2015 3:11 PM EDT More than 6,000 fans have joined  deadmau5 in rebuking  David Guetta  for his use of live horses in an Ibiza club show. Deadmau5 Blasts David Guetta For Using Live Horses In Ibiza Club Show Footage of Guetta's F**k Me I’m Famous residency's May opening party at Pacha Ibiza…

  13. Nicki Minaj Misses Wireless Festival Set Due to 'Travel Issues'

    July 06, 2015 9:47 AM EDT Nicki Minaj  missed her set at London's jam-packed Wireless Festival yesterday (July 5) following apparent "travel issues." She arrived two hours after her scheduled set time (7 PM BST), and joined David Guetta onstage around 9:30 PM to perform a half-hour long medley of her…

  14. AOA Transform Into Lovelorn Lacrosse Players for 'Heart Attack'

    June 23, 2015 8:58 PM EDT From Catwoman-esque spies in "Like a Cat" to lacrosse players in their new single, AOA confirm their position as the K-pop act with the best taste in costumes with the girl group's latest release. Teen Top & AOA Join KCON 2015 New York Lineup "Heart Attack" sees…

  15. And the First DJ to Hit Two Billion Spotify Plays Is…

    June 22, 2015 4:30 PM EDT Quick -- who are the two most-played artists in Spotify history?  That's a really hard question, but if you answered Ed Sheeran and Eminem … you've definitely been paying attention to Billboard.com (so thank you). Sheeran and Em were the first two artists to break two billion…

  16. Atlantic Records' CEO/Co-Chairman Craig Kallman on EDM's Evolution, Cee Lo's Next Move and His Own Massive Record Collection

    June 22, 2015 10:00 AM EDT Craig Kallman doesn’t exactly fly under the radar, but he’s definitely one of the music business’ low-key CEOs. He has spent the better part of his 24 years with Atlantic Records working behind the scenes as the architect of the label’s diverse roster -- the wellspring of its steady market…

  17. Drake, Pharrell Williams Confirmed for Apple's Music Service (Minus That $19 Million Payday)

    June 01, 2015 3:31 PM EDT Apple’s revamped music service -- expected to be unveiled during Apple’s 2015 Worldwide Developers Conference next week (June 8-12) -- has at least two confirmed faces: Drake and Pharrell Williams , according to multiple sources familiar with negotiations. Billboard first reported the news in…

  18. Beyoncé Doubles Up in Top 10 on Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks Chart

    May 28, 2015 5:53 PM EDT Queen Bey features prominently on the week’s highest debuts, assisting on tracks from Drake and Nicki Minaj. Plus, Taylor Swift and Kendrick Lamar seize No. 1 and A$AP Rocky notches two debuts! It’s a one-two punch from Beyoncé on the Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks chart dated June 6, as the…

  19. Brandon Flowers Blooms on U.K. Albums Chart With 'The Desired Effect'

    May 25, 2015 3:54 AM EDT Brandon Flowers made it two No. 1s from two solo albums in the U.K. last night (May 24), as The Desired Effect  (EMI) entered at the top, 5,000 combined chart sales ahead of Paul Weller’s Saturns Pattern  (Parlophone/Warner Music). OMI’s Felix Jaehn remix of “Cheerleader” (Ultra) started a…

  20. David Guetta & Nicki Minaj Create Desert Rave Oasis in 'Hey Mama' Video

    May 19, 2015 5:38 PM EDT Not long after bringing their EDM-meets-trap track "Hey Mama" to the 2015 Billboard Music Awards , David Guetta and Nicki Minaj dropped the official video for their third collaboration. The song -- which also features Afrojack and Bebe Rexha  -- sees Minaj appearing via hologram in…

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