1. Every Song to Stay at No. 1 on Hot 100 for 10 or More Weeks

    January 07, 2016 2:08 PM EST Adele's "Hello" is just the 31st of 1,048 total Hot 100 leaders to reign for double-digit weeks. Adele broke records at the end of 2015 with the release of her album 25 . Now, to kick off the new year, her smash song "Hello" has joined the elite list of hits to log 10…

  2. The Muppets Perform Eminem's 'My Name Is': Watch

    November 25, 2015 9:34 PM EST After lip-sync covers of N.W.A's "Express Yourself," ODB's "Shimmy Shimmy Ya," Naughty By Nature's "Hip Hop Hooray" and more, it's well established now the Internet likes seeing Kermit and Co. mashed up with classic hip-hop.  The Muppets'…

  3. Inside Billboard's Greatest of All Time: The Most Successful Songs, Albums and Acts of the Past 50-Plus Years

    November 12, 2015 12:51 PM EST Who are the top single and album artists in Hot 100 and Billboard 200 history? The Beatles (No. 1 all-time artist) and Adele (biggest album), but also Eminem, Rihanna and... Air Supply? For the first time Billboard reveals the most successful music. Who are the top single and album artists in…

  4. This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 2002, Eminem's 'Lose Yourself' Topped the Hot 100

    November 09, 2015 8:05 AM EST Thirteen years ago, the rapper began a 12-week reign. Plus, remembering chart feats by Mariah Carey, Rihanna & Rod Stewart. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart history. Nov. 9, 2002 Eminem begins his longest stay…

  5. Big Sean Joined by Eminem, Lil Wayne & More at All-Star Detroit Homecoming Concert: Watch

    November 07, 2015 10:52 AM EST Big Sean promised that his homecoming concert on Friday night (Nov. 6) at Detroit's Joe Louis Arena would be "a hell of a show." That turned out to be a gross understatement. During his one hour and 50 minutes on stage, the rapper put on a veritable all-star hip-hop festival,…

  6. Eminem To Invest In Genius: Exclusive

    November 04, 2015 11:00 AM EST Eminem is putting his money where his lyrics are. The Detroit rap mogul is investing in lyric and annotation behemoth, Genius , in a new partnership with the rapper and Shady Records, Billboard can exclusively report.  Joining a star-studded roster of investors including  Nas and Pharrell ,…

  7. CAA Parts Ways with Cara Lewis, Agent for Eminem and Iggy Azalea

    November 04, 2015 12:55 AM EST Hip-hop agent Cara Lewis is leaving talent agency CAA, Billboard has confirmed. The New York-based Lewis joined the firm in 2012 after a 23-year run at rival William Morris Endeavor. She has represented the likes of Kanye West , who left CAA for UTA in March,  Eminem , Tupac Shakur and Public…

  8. Ed Sheeran Talks Hangovers and Spotify: 'For Me, it Works'

    October 22, 2015 10:47 PM EDT Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran says he's realized something about himself: He performs best when he's hung over. So he "made sure" to go out drinking the night before his three sold-out shows at Wembley Stadium in London last summer. "I don't know why the best gigs…

  9. The Weeknd No. 1, Selena Gomez Soars to No. 2 on Billboard Artist 100

    October 21, 2015 1:15 PM EDT Remixes of 'The Hills' lift The Weeknd, while the arrival of 'Revival' sends Gomez to her highest rank. The Weeknd is the top musical act in the U.S., rebounding to No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated Oct. 31). Meanwhile, Selena Gomez roars to her highest rank,…

  10. Go Into the Flames With The Weeknd's Virtual-Reality Video for Eminem 'The Hills' Remix

    October 20, 2015 8:08 PM EDT The Weeknd puts your feet to the fire in a new GoPro-shot video for his "The Hills" remix, featuring Eminem . In the 360-degree clip, fans can rotate the picture and be a part of the fiery scene, as a car bursts into flames and then The Weeknd and the camera itself appear to be…

  11. Happy Birthday, Eminem! Watch This Steve Porter Slim Shady Supercut

    October 17, 2015 8:00 AM EDT Eminem turned 43 Saturday (Oct. 16) and to celebrate video remix maestro DJ Steve Porter delivered an early birthday present with a video supercut that edits together old interviews of the hip-hop heavyweight, putting it to his now iconic "My Name Is" beat. Eminem Pays Tribute to…

  12. Drake Says Topping Billboard Hot 100 Would Be 'Biggest Moment' of His Career

    October 15, 2015 12:01 PM EDT 'I always love the moment right before it happens,' the rapper muses on Instagram. Chart fans (and the Billboard charts dept.) aren't the only ones keeping a close eye on next week's Billboard Hot 100 . The artist who could be No. 1 is, too. With Drake up 3-2 on…

  13. Eminem, Jack Ü Lead Lollapalooza 2016 South American Lineup

    October 06, 2015 7:10 PM EDT Dates in Brazil, Chile & Argentina will also include Florence + the Machine, Mumford & Sons. With Lollapalooza’s 2015 Chicago festival in the books, the transcontinental music brand has announced the lineup for its 2016 South American run. Eminem , Florence + the Machine , Jack Ü and…

  14. Eminem Battled Drug Addiction With Running: 'I Became a F---ing Hamster'

    August 03, 2015 5:15 PM EDT Eminem weighed close to 230 pounds at the height of his addiction to drugs in 2007, and in a new interview, Em told Men's Journal he has a good idea of how he got there. "The coating on the Vicodin and the Valium I'd been taking for years leaves a hole in your stomach, so to…

  15. 50 Cent Dishes on Whether He'd Beat 'Southpaw' Costar Jake Gyllenhaal in the Ring and Dating White Women

    July 30, 2015 3:46 PM EDT “You have to hide the anger,” says Curtis " 50 Cent ” Jackson. "When you can see someone’s emotions shift, you have the advantage of sensing when they’re going to throw the next punch.” He pauses. “And you gotta be careful with who you fight out there.” The Queens-born rapper is on…

  16. The Age of the Hyper-Scandal: Why Pop Stars Like Ariana Grande Can't Seem to Escape the Trap

    July 30, 2015 1:40 PM EDT In July it was DonutGate, in which the 22-year-old chart-topper Ariana Grande was caught on a security camera at Wolfee Donuts in Lake Elsinore, Calif., covertly licking a few pastries while loudly disparaging obese people and America to her new boyfriend, backup dancer Ricky Alvarez.…

  17. This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 1969, Neil Diamond Enjoyed 'Sweet' Success

    July 27, 2015 8:05 AM EDT Forty-six years ago, 'Sweet Caroline' became a top 10 smash. Plus, remembering chart feats by 'N Sync, Eminem & the Buggles. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart history. July 27, 2013 Two years ago today, Jay…

  18. Eminem Has the Largest Vocabulary in the Music Industry, According to Study

    July 24, 2015 6:22 PM EDT It's no secret that Eminem has a way with words. In fact, a recent study conducted by lyrics site Musixmatch has recognized his vocabulary as the largest in the music industry.  Eminem Takes On Caitlyn Jenner & Miley Cyrus in 8-Minute Freestyle: Watch Taking the 99 best-selling…

  19. Eminem Takes On Caitlyn Jenner & Miley Cyrus in 8-Minute Freestyle: Listen

    July 23, 2015 4:20 PM EDT Eminem laid down a typically controversial freestyle on Thursday morning's (July 23) episode of Sway in the Morning , on Em's own Shade 45 SiriusXM channel. Filled to the brim with pop-culture references and off-color jokes, the eight-minute segment found the rapper showing off his …

  20. Eminem & Jake Gyllenhaal Give Detroit 'Southpaw' Fans a Surprise Left Hook

    July 20, 2015 7:18 PM EDT Eminem and Jake Gyllenhaal teamed up to give fans in suburban Detroit a surprise left hook on Sunday. The duo showed up to introduce the Antoine Fuqua-directed film at a screening of their new movie Southpaw  in Livonia, Mich. Eminem, who was offered the starring role in the movie back in…

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