1. Lifehouse on New Album 'Almeria': 'Our Sound Needed To Evolve'

    October 19, 2012 1:45 PM EDT New album, out December 11, is previewed by Natasha Bedingfield collaboration "Between The Raindrops." Lifehouse wanted "to shake things up" on its sixth album, "Almería," which the quartet will release on Dec. 11. "We all had this urgency in our gut that we…

  2. Chart Beat Thursday: Ke$ha, Susan Boyle, Willie Nelson

    December 31, 2009 11:30 AM EST $TILL NO. 1: Ke$ha says that the "$" in her name is an ironic ode to her belief that, "There is no correlation between happiness and amounts of money." Regardless, the cash is pouring in, thanks to the success of "TiK ToK," which leads the Billboard Hot 100 for a…

  3. The Billboard Q&A: Brooke White From 'American Idol'

    May 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT From smiles to tears and everything in between, Brooke White was one of the most emotionally charismatic finalists on "American Idol" this season. Billboard chatted with the Arizona native about her m From smiles to tears and everything in between, Brooke White was one of the most…

  4. Lifehouse Returns To Rock On 'Who We Are'

    April 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Lifehouse lightens up -- and rocks out -- on its fourth album, "Who We Are," which will arrive June 26 via Geffen. "I wanted to get back to our roots and make a rock record again," group leader Jason Lifehouse lightens up -- and rocks out -- on its fourth album, "Who…

  5. Billboard Bits: Ron Sexsmith, Cash/Case, Apple

    November 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST Canadian singer/songwriter Ron Sexsmith has signed a U.S. deal with Ironworks Music, owned by Keifer Sutherland and Jude Cole, for his latest album, "Time Being." Canadian singer/songwriter Ron Sexsmith has signed a U.S. deal with Ironworks Music, owned by Keifer Sutherland and Jude…

  6. CHART BEAT CHAT

    August 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson discusses Usher, Madonna samples, Jessica Simpson and the state of radio with readers. USHERING IN A RECORD? Hi Fred! My name is Carlos. I live in Mexicali, Baja, Mexico, and since I remember I've been a fan of music and of Billboard Music Charts. But up until now I had…

  7. Styx Snags Diverse Guests For 'Cyclorama'

    January 10, 2003 12:00 AM EST Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson, comedy rock duo Tenacious D, actor/musician Billy Bob Thornton, and 1980s pop star John Waite have all lent their talents to "Cyclorama," the upcoming studio album Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson, comedy rock duo Tenacious D, actor/musician…

  8. Lifehouse Continues Its 'Climb' To The Top

    August 26, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. When it comes to Lifehouse's sophomore effort, "Stanley Climbfall," due Sept. 17 via DreamWorks, frontman/songwriter Jason Wade has no intention of hanging on a moment in time. "Hanging by a Moment" is the smash single…

  9. Meet Lindsay Pagano

    July 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Philadelphia native Lindsay Pagano seems to have charmed all the right people, including former Beatle Paul McCartney, and Jude Cole, the producer of her album -- "Love & Faith & Inspiration," Not just anyone's music makes Paul McCartney dance. Lindsay Pagano begins her…