1. Don Henley on Future of the Eagles: 'I Don't Think You'll See Us Performing Again'

    March 13, 2016 2:46 PM EDT Eagles co-founder Don Henley says the surviving members of the rock band won’t likely perform again following the recent death of his longtime bandmate Glenn Frey . Jackson Browne, Eagles Members Pay Tribute to Glenn Frey With 'Take It Easy' at the 2016 Grammys Henley, along…

  2. Jackson Browne, Eagles Members Pay Tribute to Glenn Frey With 'Take It Easy' at the 2016 Grammys

    February 15, 2016 9:28 PM EST Glenn Frey , a founding member of the Eagles , died on Jan. 18 at the age of 67, and at tonight's Grammy Awards former band members Don Henley and Joe Walsh performed Frey's iconic "Take It Easy" alongside Jackson Browne . Glenn Frey, the Lone Arranger, Spark Plug, Man…

  3. Making 'History': The Eagles' Legacy as the Billion-Dollar Road Band

    January 26, 2016 11:53 AM EST The untimely death of Eagles founding member Glenn Frey on Jan. 18 at 67 could well close the curtain on one of the most remarkable touring careers in history. The Eagles' touring history, marked by a 14-year hiatus after they disbanded in 1980 until they returned in 1994 and through…

  4. Glenn Frey, the Lone Arranger, Spark Plug, Man with the Plan: An Appreciation of the Eagles Leader

    January 18, 2016 10:43 PM EST During the release of his last solo album, 2012's standards collection After Hours , and the debut of the History of the Eagles  film, Glenn Frey ruminated on his life's pursuit. "The radio was on all the time at my house," recalled Frey, who grew up in the Detroit suburb…

  5. First Listen: San Diego's KFMB-FM Takes Adult Hits, Adds a Dash of '90s Gold

    January 05, 2016 10:04 AM EST Okay, first about those call letters. "KFM-BFM" is the way that KFMB-FM San Diego has said the call letters in its legal ID at various times over the past forty years. They are particularly associated with its incarnation as B100, a truckin' top 40 under PD Bobby Rich in the…

  6. James Taylor, Janet Jackson and More Legendary Stars Who Rang Up Big Chart Numbers in 2015

    December 15, 2015 12:09 PM EST was a big year for legendary stars to make their return. From Janet Jackson's Unbreakable  to James Taylor's Before This World (the singer's first-ever No. 1 album), over-40 stars gave younger artists a run for their money on the charts.   This story originally appeared in…

  7. Justin Moore Serves Up Another Possible Country Airplay Hit With 'Drink'

    December 03, 2015 12:28 PM EST "You Look Like I Need A Drink" owes a debt to "Exile On Main Street"-era Rolling Stones. When Justin Moore ’s new single, “You Look Like I Need a Drink,” jumped onto the Country Airplay list dated Nov. 21, it ended a 38-week chart vacation. Since his 2008 introduction on…

  8. Eagles Settle Lawsuit Over New York Man's Concert Footage

    November 28, 2015 12:31 PM EST Don Henley and Glenn Frey of the Eagles have settled a federal lawsuit against a New York man they accused of peddling bootleg recordings of their concerts. The Daily News reports that the pair’s lawsuit against Bill Shelley has been settled with a permanent injunction barring him from…

  9. Shawn Colvin Covers Graham Nash's 'I Used To Be A King' For New 'Uncovered' Album: Exclusive Video Premiere

    November 04, 2015 11:45 AM EST Shawn Colvin learned Graham Nash 's "I Used To Be A King," one of the songs she recorded for her new Uncovered  covers collection, under duress. The tune -- whose video Billboard is debuting exclusively below -- was a personal favorite for Colvin. "I'd always wanted…

  10. Watch Don Henley Perform 'Praying for Rain' on 'Austin City Limits': Exclusive

    October 23, 2015 4:34 PM EDT His episode premieres Saturday. Don Henley released his fifth solo album, Cass County , in September. The Eagles singer's first-ever country album hit No. 1 on Billboard 's Top Country Albums and Top Album Sales charts.  Going with this new Southern theme, Henley stopped by the PBS…

  11. John Mellencamp, Kacey Musgraves and More on Willie Nelson Making a Difference With 30 Years of Farm Aid

    October 16, 2015 3:35 PM EDT Willie Nelson 's Farm Aid celebrated its 30th birthday this year with a concert held at the FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island in Chicago, Ill.,  on Sept. 19. To help fete the milestone,  Billboard spoke with several of this year's performers as well as Nelson's…

  12. Brett Eldredge Wins With 'Lose' on Airplay Chart; George Strait Earns 26th No. 1 Album

    October 13, 2015 2:18 PM EDT "Lose My Mind," the first single from Brett Eldredge 's sophomore LP, Illinois , steps 2-1 on Billboard 's Country Airplay chart (dated Oct. 24) with 48.3 million audience impressions (up 1 percent), according to Nielsen Music. The single, co-written by Eldredge, samples…

  13. Don Henley Brings a Wall of Sound to Country Cuts & Pop Hits at L.A.'s Forum: Live Review

    October 10, 2015 4:16 PM EDT "This show is going to be all over the musical map," Don Henley warned the Forum crowd Friday night in Inglewood, Calif. "I don't like to live a monochromatic life." He was not exaggerating. The dozens of antique radios suspended from the rafters above the stage were…

  14. Drake Dominates, While R&B/Hip-Hop & Country Shine on Artist 100

    October 07, 2015 3:05 PM EDT Drake, The Weeknd & Fetty Wap rank at Nos. 1, 2 and 3, respectively, marking a second week of hip-hop artists in the top three. Plus, three country stars surge into the top 10. Drake remains the top musical act in the U.S., holding atop the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated Oct. 17).…

  15. Don Henley's 'County' Is King of Country Chart

    October 06, 2015 1:23 PM EDT Albums by George Strait and Thomas Rhett also make their debuts in a crowded week. The top three spots, all debuts, on Billboard 's Top Country Albums chart (dated Oct. 17) feature two iconic veterans and one rising star: Don Henley , George Strait and Thomas Rhett . Henley, a…

  16. Ryan Adams' Cover of Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood' Debuts on Adult Alternative Songs Chart

    September 28, 2015 12:10 PM EDT The rock format shakes off any concerns about playing a song first made a hit by a pop superstar. Adult alternative radio is used to playing songs from 1989. I.e., such hits as Tom Petty's "Free Fallin'," Don Henley's "The End of the Innocence" and Neil…

  17. This Week in Billboard Chart History: 25 Years Ago, Garth Brooks Completed 'Dance' to No. 1

    July 13, 2015 8:05 AM EDT In 1990, his classic ballad topped Hot Country Songs. Plus, remembering chart feats by Duran Duran, Don Henley & Miley Cyrus. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart history. July 13, 1985 A year after scoring its first…

  18. Don Henley Talks Solo Album: 'I Do Not Want to Spend the Rest of My Life Being a Jukebox'

    June 19, 2015 1:57 PM EDT The singer discussed 'Cass County' at a June 18 event held at Capitol Studios. “I love my career in the Eagles , but I need some new material,” joked Don Henley at a listening party for Cass County , his first solo album in 15 years, at Capitol Studios’ famed Studio A in Hollywood…

  19. Don Henley Previews Star-Studded New Album 'Cass County' in Nashville

    June 12, 2015 6:06 PM EDT The week of the CMA Music Festival brings a wide variety of public figures to Nashville. One of the biggest sightings in town on Thursday was the legendary Don Henley , who stopped by Nashville’s Ruby to give invited guests a first listen to some of the tracks to his upcoming star-studded…

  20. Ask Billboard: The Definitive List of Hit Fifth Singles

    May 05, 2015 11:05 AM EDT Before Ariana Grande's 'One Last Time,' from 'My Everything,' many other albums yielded at least five hit singles, including sets by Michael Jackson, Rihanna, Taylor Swift & more. As always, submit questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings…

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