1. Kaskade Reveals 'It's You, It's Me' 10-Year Anniversary Tour

    March 24, 2013 2:45 PM EDT Kaskade took over the Main Stage as the headliner on weekend one of Ultra Music Festival. He took fans by surprise when debuting his new single, "Atmosphere," during a memorable live experience. Ultra Music Festival Weekend 2, Day 1 | Day 2 "'Atmosphere' is…

  2. Ultra Music Festival Weekend 2, Day 1: 10 Things Seen and Heard

    March 23, 2013 1:15 PM EDT Avicii, Afrojack, a hint of Daft Punk, and more from Friday. Ultra attendees faced less-than-stellar weather as Weekend 2 kicked off, but no amount of rain could put a damper on fans' excitement. Despite the late afternoon downpour and heaps of humidity, crowds cheered as they…

  3. Ultra Music Festival Weekend 1, Day 2: 11 Things Seen and Heard

    March 17, 2013 2:00 PM EDT Zedd strips, Chuckie shouts, Porter Robinson rocks and Yeasayer make it awkward in Miami ... A Recap of Day 2 As if Friday's eight-hour opening day wasn't enough, Ultra Music Festival stretched from noon to midnight on Saturday, offering fans twelve jam-packed hours of…

  4. Ultra Music Festival Sets To Watch

    March 15, 2013 6:10 PM EDT Find out what acts you can't miss during Miami's Ultra weekends. Some things are inevitable at Ultra: Slamming main-stage sets from artists like Afrojack, Kaskade and David Guetta. The occasional pop star drop-by (e.g., Madonna, Will.i.am). Lots and lots of neon. But every year,…

  5. Kaskade’s Late Night Alumni: Exclusive Live Video

    March 06, 2013 11:40 AM EST The Kaskade side project champions house music’s lost lush grooves. For most artists, a side project is an avenue to get away from their usual musical identity and try something new. But for Kaskade’s group Late Night Alumni, it’s something of a return to the deep house sounds for which…

  6. 25 Valentine's Day Drops: Tiesto, Flux Pavilion and More Pick Their Favorite Love Songs

    February 14, 2013 12:00 PM EST Tiësto, Flosstradamus, Flux Pavilion and 22 more DJs pick their favorite V-Day tracks, ones they'll be bumping during their sets and maybe in the bedrooms, too. Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day makes us all pull a Celine Dion. That is, talk about love (and occasionally beat our…

  7. Skrillex's Grammy Hat-Tricks: Good or Bad for EDM?

    February 11, 2013 10:36 AM EST On the surface, Skrillex’s two-year sweep of The Grammys’ dance/electronic categories is a stunning victory for a deserving and unlikely star. In last night’s “pre-tel” ceremony (aka before the telecast), the 25-year-old California native picked up Grammys for Best Remix Non-Classical, for…

  8. At Grammys, Kaskade Says EDM Is Ready For Prime Time

    February 10, 2013 7:36 PM EST 'It's time for us to move from the Nokia Theatre to the big room,' the producer said backstage at Grammys EDM continues to make its mark at the Grammy Awards, and one producer thinks it's ready for "the big room." "We're selling more tickets than any…

  9. Thomas Gold Joins the Ranks of the Great Dance DJs with Roseland Ballroom Show in NYC

    January 30, 2013 3:35 PM EST What does Thomas Gold have in common with Kaskade , Deadmau5 , and Swedish House Mafia ? After last Saturday (Jan. 26) night, they’ve all headlined sold-out, Live Nation-backed shows at New York's historic Roseland Ballroom. The most unfamiliar name on that list, Germany native Gold,…

  10. Ultra Music Festival Phase 2: Skrillex, Azealia Banks, Sleigh Bells

    January 25, 2013 9:35 AM EST The Ultra Music Festival has unveiled the second phase of its massive lineup of DJs, performers and bands that will take over Miami for two weekends in March, with highlights including EDM giants Skrillex (via his side project Dog Blood) and Martin Solveig, rappers Azealia Banks and Snoop…

  11. Chart Highlights: Bon Jovi Blasts Onto AC, Adult Pop Songs Charts

    January 14, 2013 6:40 PM EST 'Because We Can' debuts on Adult Contemporary at No. 21 and Adult Pop Songs at No. 30 as the Greatest Gainer on both charts. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys…

  12. Ultra Music Festival Lineup: David Guetta, Tiesto, Avicii to Rock Miami

    January 04, 2013 6:05 PM EST As previously announced, Swedish House Mafia will end their "One Last Tour" at Ultra The first round of artists for this year's supersized Ultra Music Festival has been announced, with titans of electronic dance music including deadmau5, Tiësto and David Guetta all on board to…

  13. Top 10 EDM Moments of 2012

    December 27, 2012 11:10 AM EST From Madonna hitting a rave, to a billionaire financier buying one, 2012 was full of unbelievable moments for EDM and its artists. Here we touch on 10 top moments in the genre's most formative year thus far.   Best of 2012: Billboard's Year-End Charts & More | The Year in EDM   …

  14. 20 Best K-Pop Songs of 2012: BIGBANG, PSY, 2NE1 & More

    December 21, 2012 5:55 PM EST These 20 K-Pop songs represent a fantastic array of veteran artists, popular idols, ballad crooners and talented rookies. 2012 was the year that PSY, an unlikely K-pop veteran, surpassed his contemporaries with international stardom and an inescapable single ("Gangnam Style," of…

  15. Grammy Awards 2013: Major Nominees List

    December 05, 2012 11:00 PM EST The nominees for the 55th Annual Grammy Awards were announced on Wednesday (December 5) with Fun., Frank Ocean, Mumford & Sons, Kanye West, Jay-Z and Dan Auerbach (The Black Keys) leading the way with six nods apiece. Below is a list of the major nominees for the Grammys, being held Feb.…

  16. Chart Highlights: One Direction's 'Little Things' Makes Big Pop Songs Start

    December 03, 2012 5:30 PM EST 'Little Things,' from the boy band's No. 1 Billboard 200 album 'Take Me Home,' enters the radio airplay chart at No. 35. Plus, Florida Georgia Line rules Country Airplay on its first try. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every…

  17. Chart Highlights: Miguel's 'Adorn' Ties For Year's Longest Rule On R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay

    November 19, 2012 5:15 PM EST Plus, new holiday favorites debut on AC and Calvin Harris tops Dance/Club Play Songs. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below. All our charts are refreshed on…

  18. Chart Highlights: Adele's 'Skyfall' Rises On Adult Charts

    October 15, 2012 4:45 PM EDT Plus, new airplay No. 1s for Maroon 5, Carrie Underwood and Leslie Grace Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below. All our charts are refreshed on billboard.com…

  19. Ultra Music Festival Expands to 2 Weekends

    October 15, 2012 1:00 PM EDT For the Ultra Music Festival, one weekend just wasn't enough. Organizers announced on Monday that the massive Electronic Dance Music event will be taking over Miami's Bayfront Park for two weekends in March. SLIDESHOW: Highlights From Ultra Music Festival 2012 The prolonged party…

  20. Kaskade Eyes New Album for Early 2013

    October 03, 2012 11:35 AM EDT EDM Star Breaks Foot on 'Freaks of Nature' Tour, Talks Next Album + Side Band Late Night Alumni Kaskade recently finished the Freaks of Nature tour, his "boldest career move yet" which took him to 50 cities in just 10 weeks and crowned him the first EDM artist to headline…

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