1. Dave Grohl Clarifies Grammy Speech: 'I Love ALL Kinds of Music'

    February 17, 2012 2:30 PM EST Dave Grohl managed to ruffle a lot of feathers - though not everyone's - with his acceptance speech for the Foo Fighters ' Best Rock Performance Grammy for "Walk," during which he seemingly lampooned the electronic music craze that resulted in Skrillex 's three Grammy…

  2. Grammy Poll Results: How'd We Do?

    February 13, 2012 3:35 PM EST See how well readers (& Billboard.com) did in picking the winners on music's biggest night. This year's Grammy Awards were a mix of the widely expected (Adele's sweep of the major categories) and the fairly shocking (Bon Iver trumping Nicki Minaj for Best New Artist). Take…

  3. Why Didn't Skrillex Perform at Grammys?

    February 13, 2012 12:05 PM EST EDM titans Skrillex , Diplo , A-Trak and Armand Van Helden (of Duck Sauce ) hit the Grammys together in full force last night, representing electronic music's massive 2011 takeover. But while Skrillex was raking in the awards as DJ/producers David Guetta and Deadmau5 performed on a…

  4. Grammy Winners List 2012

    February 13, 2012 12:20 AM EST Chart Article Bottom Find out who won! ALBUM OF THE YEAR 21 Adele WINNER Wasting Light Foo Fighters Born This Way Lady Gaga Doo-Wops & Hooligans Bruno Mars Loud Rihanna RECORD OF THE YEAR "Rolling In The Deep" Adele WINNER "Holocene" Bon Iver "Grenade" Bruno…

  5. Grammys Central 2012

    February 13, 2012 12:10 AM EST _ _ Chart Article Bottom _ Adele Sweeps At Somber Grammys Adele Scores Six Awards; Foo Fighters, Skrillex Also Win Big _ Photos From The Show & Backstage Katy Soars, Rihanna & Coldplay Duet, Bruce & Sir Paul Hang Out, & More. _ Red Carpet Photos Taylor Sparkles, Katy Goes Blue…

  6. Grammys 2012: Adele Makes a Clean Sweep on Somber Night

    February 12, 2012 11:30 PM EST Adele is rolling with Grammy hardware to spare. The singer made her post-surgery comeback by winning all six of her nominations at the 2012 Grammy Awards, topping the ceremony with Album of the Year for "21" and taking home both Song and Record of the Year for "Rolling in the…

  7. Beach Boys Reunion Begins at Grammys, With Foster the People & Maroon 5

    February 08, 2012 12:40 PM EST The surviving members of The Beach Boys will perform together for the first time in more than 20 years at Sunday's Grammy Awards (Feb. 12) in a joint appearance with sun-drenched nominees Foster The People and Maroon 5 , it was announced on Wednesday. Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine,…

  8. Drake, Justin Bieber Among 2012 Juno Award Nominees

    February 07, 2012 6:16 PM EST Canada's Juno Awards has announced its 2012 nominees. The broad field includes a number of stars who've hit it big in the U.S., including multiple nominations for Drake , Justin Bieber and Nickelback , among others. Drake and Bieber will face off in the Album of the Year category,…

  9. Foo Fighters, Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, David Guetta & Deadmau5 to Lead Dance Music Tribute at Grammys

    February 07, 2012 3:40 PM EST For the sake of the Grammys, Dave Grohl is squelching his beef with electronic music. The Foo Fighters, who have been known to diss computer-made tracks and their creators during their live shows, will participate in a "special performance highlighting dance/electronica music" at…

  10. Skrillex, Diplo & A-Trak: The Billboard Cover Story

    February 03, 2012 12:15 PM EST The three guys stand shoulder to shoulder, backs to the wall, attempting to balance their varying heights with staggered stances. Diplo is the tallest and most camera-trained, tilting his head and adjusting his hot-professor glasses. He has, after all, modeled for a GQ magazine spread, making…

  11. Lana Del Rey's Boy Toy in 'Born to Die' -- Meet Bradley Soileau

    January 25, 2012 11:00 AM EST Who's that guy? If you're a regular watcher of pop music videos of late there's a chance you've asked that a few times, whether while oggling Rihanna's "We Found Love" (Dudley O'Shaughnessy) or Lady Gaga's "Judas" (Norman Reedus). The…

  12. Drake, Wiz Khalifa, Jason Mraz Soundtrack Sundance: Watch Their Performances

    January 23, 2012 2:40 PM EST If films get soundtracks, then why shouldn't film festivals? With Hollywood descending on Park City, Utah for this year's Sundance Film Festival, artists from Drake to Jason Mraz have been providing the musical accompaniment. With more concerts scheduled throughout the week (…

  13. 2012's Most Anticipated Debut Albums

    January 19, 2012 5:45 PM EST Chart Article 2012's Biggest Debuts Meet 17 New Artists Whose Time is Now Sales have leveled out, but artists can kick-star careers with a click. It's a good time to be new. Meet 17 acts whose debut albums will win your ears in 2012. 2012 Album Preview: This Year's Best Bets…

  14. 'Deadmau5 Day' Declared in Las Vegas

    December 22, 2011 2:20 PM EST Mayor Carolyn Goodman officially proclaimed Jan. 2, 2012 "deadmau5 Day" in the city of Las Vegas on Wednesday. The date marks the launch of an exclusive partnership between Wynn Las Vegas and the electro/house DJ from Canada. Deadmau5 will debut his residency on New Year's Eve…

  15. Deadmau5 to Rock 2012 Juno Awards

    December 16, 2011 9:20 AM EST Deadmau5, the Canadian electronic/dance music producer who received as many Grammy 2012 nominations as fellow Canadian Drake, will be performing on the 2012 Juno Awards, television broadcaster CTV and The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) has announced. CARAS, which…

  16. Exclusive: Paul van Dyk Sets New Album, Video Series for 2012

    December 14, 2011 1:50 PM EST DJ Talks Ambitious Return, Changes in Dance Music and Whether Dubstep Is a Fad "I look like I've been in New York for three weeks," joked Paul van Dyk as he stood in slightly tattered military garb on the set of his new video. The world-renowned dance music artist is in the…

  17. The Beat Generation: Electronic Dance Music Emerges as the Sound of Young America

    December 11, 2011 10:00 AM EST How Electric Daisy Carnival, Skrillex, Deadmau5 & More Ignited Music in 2011 It happened in concert venues and arenas, where crowds of thousands sang along to beats instead of words . It happened in parks and open fields, where young people wore fuzzy animal ears and talked about peace,…

  18. TESTING GALLERY SKRILLEX

    December 06, 2011 11:48 AM EST TESTING GALLERY SKRILLEX TEST TEST 22222 The three guys stand shoulder to shoulder, backs to the wall, attempting to balance their varying heights with staggered stances. Diplo is the tallest and most camera-trained, tilting his head and adjusting his hot-professor glasses. He has, after all,…

  19. The Grammys: Adele, Kanye West Lead Nominations

    November 30, 2011 11:10 PM EST Bruno Mars Up for Biggest Awards; Bon Iver & Skrillex Huge Surprises | SHOCK: WHO WAS SNUBBED MAJOR NOMINEES LIST Album Of The Year: "21" -- Adele "Wasting Light" -- Foo Fighters "Born This Way" -- Lady Gaga "Doo-Wops & Hooligans" -- Bruno Mars …

  20. Top 20 Tweets of the Week 10/22/2011

    October 22, 2011 8:30 AM EDT Here's our round-up of singers', rockers' and rappers' 20 coolest and funnest tweets from the past seven days. Be sure to tag @Billboard to your favorite music retweets (and don't forget to follow us !) @SnoopDogg : Keep ya headup lindsay lohan! Wow! Revoked probation…

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