1. Deadmau5, Wiz Khalifa Top SnowGlobe 2012 Lineup

    September 18, 2012 12:00 PM EDT Deadmau5 , Wiz Khalifa and more will be ringing in the new year at the SnowGlobe Music Festival this winter. The Lake Tahoe festival, now in its second year, will feature a range of electronic, hip-hop and rock acts at the Lake Tahoe Community Festival. Chromeo , Beats Antique , Polica ,…

  2. Album Review: Deadmau5, 'Album Title Goes Here'

    September 17, 2012 8:00 PM EDT DEADMAU5 › Album Title Goes Here ‹ Producer Deadmau5 Ultra Music Release Date Sept. 25 He recently wrote on Tumblr that he plans to "unplug for a wee bit" as a result of being "pretty miserable right now." But before he does, Deadmau5 is unleashing a new studio release, …

  3. Madeon: 21 Under 21 (2012)

    September 17, 2012 3:15 PM EDT No. 19: Madeon Birthdate: May 30, 1994 (age 18) Why He's Hot: Madeon broke through last year via a YouTube video showing just his hands launching samples of 39 individual songs via ablinking Novation LaunchPad. The result was a three-minute megamix of danceable pop, from Madonna to…

  4. Spain's Sonar Festival Debuting 8-City North American Tour In October

    September 13, 2012 7:08 PM EDT Sonar, Barcelona's cutting-edge music and multimedia arts festival, today announced Sonar on Tour, the event's first-ever road trek. The festival is slated to come to eight North American cities -- New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Toronto, Denver, Oakland, Montreal and Boston --…

  5. Avicii Tweaks Live Set, Talks Lenny Kravitz & Paris Hilton

    September 05, 2012 1:00 PM EDT With the rise of electronic dance music, it seems like everyone is a DJ these days. While music fans may be into it, the mainstream DJ community hasn't exactly embraced newcomers like Paris Hilton trying their hand behind turntables, as seen by the anti-DJ Paris tweets sent by the likes…

  6. Chart Highlights: Demi Lovato Leaps To No. 1 On Pop Songs

    September 03, 2012 5:15 PM EDT The singer/actress scores her first leader on the list with 'Give Your Heart a Break.' Plus, new No. 1s for Neon Trees, Usher and Little Big Town. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and…

  7. Fall Album Preview 2012

    August 31, 2012 10:25 AM EDT Chart Article From No Doubt and Green Day to Wiz Khalifa, Deadmau5, and Jason Aldean and far beyond, Billboard spotlights which rock, hip-hop, Latin, country, indie and pop artists and albums to watch for in the season ahead. Who will reign supreme in autumn 2012? Here are 125 contenders we&…

  8. Deadmau5's 'Album Title' Gets Fall Release

    August 09, 2012 12:00 PM EDT Deadmau5 , the button-pushing, mouse-head-wearing EDM superstar, is releasing his sixth studio album on Sept. 25. Dubbed "album title goes here," the 13-song set follows up 2010's "4x4=12," which hit No. 2 on the Dance/Electronic Albums chart and earned the artist a…

  9. Zedd Talks Touring With Lady Gaga at Lollapalooza: Video

    August 06, 2012 2:55 PM EDT Immediately after his sweltering Lollapalooza performance, German DJ/producer Zedd sat down with Billboard.com to talk about his set, as well as his recent opening slot on Lady Gaga 's Born This Way Ball tour in Asia. Lollapalooza 2012 VIDEO: Lolla Highlights • Photos: Lolla Live •…

  10. Rihanna, Elton John and More Festival Stars Heading for Palladia's 'Outdoor Week 2012'

    August 01, 2012 9:00 AM EDT High-definition channel Palladia will showcase artists ranging from Rihanna to Elton John with its fifth annual Outdoor Week, which will document festivals from across the world. Outdoor Week's eight-day run will include 24-hour coverage of outdoor festivals beginning Aug. 27. Each night…

  11. Deadmau5's Fashion Line: First Look

    July 25, 2012 8:15 PM EDT Deadmau5 is turning his attention from the laptop to the fashion world. The EDM DJ launched his first official clothing line with Neff Headwear today, July 25. The jazzy and punk Neffmau5 collection includes co-branded tees, hats and hoodies. The signature line marks the first installment of…

  12. Beck Unveiling New Songs on 'Sound Shapes' Game

    July 18, 2012 9:00 AM EDT Beck is contributing three unreleased songs to the upcoming video game "Sound Shapes," developer Queasy Games announced on Wednesday. His tracks "Cities," "Touch the People" and "Spiral Staircase," will each soundtrack a level of the game. "Sound…

  13. iHeartRadio Festival: Taylor Swift, Rihanna, No Doubt to Perform

    July 09, 2012 10:10 AM EDT Some of the biggest names in music are lined up for this fall's iHeartRadio Music Festival, which spans genres from pop and rock to EDM, country, and even ska (welcome back to the stage, No Doubt ). Taylor Swift , Rihanna , Usher , Green Day , Swedish House Mafia , Aerosmith and Bon Jovi…

  14. Summer Albums 2012: 40 Hottest Releases

    June 07, 2012 2:20 PM EDT Chart Article Summer has been making its presence known this month, but most of the summer heat is still in front of us: from Justin Bieber's sophomore set to the Smashing Pumpkin's first studio album in five years to Kenny Chesney's 13th record, here are the full-lengths we&…

  15. Calvin Harris Is Done Singing Lead, Despite Solo Hits

    April 13, 2012 2:30 PM EDT Meet the Man Behind Rihanna's Smash Single, 'We Found Love' Calvin Harris may never sing lead again. "It's a shame, in a way," the Scottish-born producer/singer/songwriter says, calling in after DJ'ing to a jam-packed crowd at Chile's Lollapalooza as…

  16. Juno Awards: Feist, Michael Buble Win Big in Canada

    April 02, 2012 10:30 AM EDT A Christmas album by Michael Bublé took home Album of the Year; Hedley broke its Susan Lucci losing streak; Martin Solveig & Dragonette's "Hello" beat Deadmau5 for Dance Recording; Feist was named Artist of the Year; Canadian's beloved Blue Rodeo were inducted into the…

  17. Paul van Dyk Calls Madonna Comment 'So Stupid'

    March 29, 2012 4:50 PM EDT 'She Made the Biggest Mistake of Her Career' at Ultra Music Fest Madonna made "the biggest mistake of her career" at Ultra Music Festival, says electronic music veteran Paul van Dyk. "I don't think she was thinking much," the DJ/producer told Billboard. …

  18. Madonna & Deadmau5 Tweet, Make Up After 'Molly' Spat

    March 27, 2012 10:20 AM EDT EDM leader Deadmau5 took issue with what he perceived was Madonna's casual mention of a slang term for the drug ecstasy from the stage at Ultra Music Festival. Like emails, texts and the sitcom Three's Company, a from-the-stage rallying call can easily be misinterpreted -- in the…

  19. Ultra Music Fest 2012: 10 Things Seen & Heard Sunday

    March 26, 2012 5:30 PM EDT Ultra closed out 2012 by announcing its dates for 2013: March 22-24. More, Yes, Now... was definitely the vibe of the three-day festival, which featured hour-long sets heavy on the schmaltz and the drops from hundreds of the world's top EDM artists. After three days of raving in the hot…

  20. Exclusive: Skrillex, David Guetta, Diplo, Many More Added to Wynn Resident-DJ Roster

    March 21, 2012 3:26 PM EDT Wynn Las Vegas upped the ante on Sin City's high-stakes EDM game this week, announcing 34 artists contracted for exclusive residencies across its four venues (Encore Beach Club, XS, Tryst, and Surrender). The roster includes powerful names like David Guetta, Skrillex and Swedish House…

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