1. Will.i.am Celebrates 'Birthday' No. 1 in U.K., Ed Sheeran's 'X' Retains Albums Crown

    July 14, 2014 5:52 AM EDT will.i.am has landed his fifth U.K. No. 1 single as headline artist and tenth overall. “It’s My Birthday” (Interscope/Universal), featuring Cody Wise, arrived at the summit yesterday (July 13), as Ed Sheeran began a third week atop the album chart with “X” (Asylum/Warner Music). “It’s My…

  2. Will.i.am, Britney Spears 'Scream & Shout' On New Single

    November 19, 2012 1:30 PM EST Get ready to "Scream & Shout," courtesy of will.i.am and Britney Spears . The pair's new single premiered in full on Ryan Seacrest's syndicated radio show on Monday (Nov. 19). Click here to listen. Featuring a dark, slithering beat and a slew of club commands, "…

  3. Electric Zoo 2012: 14 Things Seen & Heard

    September 06, 2012 3:45 PM EDT Electric Zoo (August 31-September 2) might not be the country's largest, splashiest, or most hyped electronic dance music festival. But we're going to go on record and say that it's the best. Electric Zoo 2012 PHOTOS: DANCE PARTY There are basic, tangible reasons for this…

  4. Chris Brown's 'Fortune' Debuts at No. 1 in U.K.

    July 09, 2012 9:25 AM EDT Chris Brown got his first U.K. No. 1 album Sunday (July 8) as "Fortune" debuted at the top, while Maroon 5 's "Payphone," featuring Wiz Khalifa , returned to the singles summit. With sales reported by the Official Charts Company at 20 units short of 30,000, Brown'…

  5. Linkin Park, Will.i.am Score No. 1s on U.K. Charts

    July 02, 2012 9:30 AM EDT Linkin Park deprived Maroon 5 of a U.K. No. 1 album as the new sales charts were published on Sunday (July 1), while Adam Levine and co also lost their singles crown to will.i.am featuring Eva Simons. Linkin Park's "Living Things" (Warner Bros./Warner Music) debuted at the top…

  6. Will.i.am's New Solo Album is 'Just As Special As 'The E.N.D.''

    June 18, 2012 11:45 AM EDT '#willpower' will include a Justin Bieber guest spot, but not early single 'T.H.E. (The Hardest Ever).' will.i.am 's upcoming solo album, "#willpower," is "finished four times over," and the Black Eyed Peas leader likens it to some of the best work…

  7. Will.i.am Proclaims 'This Is Love' on New Single: Listen

    May 14, 2012 3:30 PM EDT Will.i.am has already proven himself to be T.H.E. -- or, for those not up on their acronyms, The Hardest Ever. Now the Black Eyed Peas leader wants to show the world what, specifically, love is, as his new single, "This Is Love," premiered on Capital FM on Monday (May 14). Produced…

  8. Britney Spears, Alicia Keys Joining Will.i.am on '#willpower'

    January 30, 2012 6:19 PM EST Will.i.am 's "#willpower" will have some serious star power. In addition to Jennifer Lopez and Mick Jagger , who join the Black Eyed Peas frontman on lead single "T.H.E. (The Hardest Ever)," Will.i.am told Capital FM that musicians including Britney Spears , LMFAO ,…

  9. Katy Perry's 'Friday' Flies Up Hot 100, Adele Still No. 1

    June 22, 2011 2:30 PM EDT Adele 's "Rolling in the Deep" banks a seventh week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, to be released tomorrow (June 23) on Billboard.com, while Katy Perry 's "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)" rockets into the top five. Katy Perry Parties With Rebecca Black, '…