1. Shaggy Song Premiere: 'She Gives Me Love'

    January 24, 2012 11:15 AM EST Months after the digital release of his Grammy-nominated "Summer in Kingston" (July 2011). Shaggy is giving his fans a fresh re-release of the album. The re-release ("Summer in Kingston" (Lava Edition)), which will be available Feb. 7 in digital and physical form, features…

  2. 50 Cent Drops 'The Big 10' Mixtape: Listen

    December 09, 2011 4:00 PM EST Close to ten years since the release of his first mixtape, "50 Cent Is The Future," 50 Cent drops a new ten-track mixtape, titled " The Big 10 ." "Everything on it is new. It's like an album," 50 Cent told Vibe . "I got the chance to do the talking that…

  3. Lyle Lovett Closes Chapter With Next Album

    December 09, 2011 10:50 AM EST 'Release Me,' Out February, Will Be Last on Only Label He's Ever Known Though it has been over 20 years since he had enjoyed a hit at country radio, Lyle Lovett remains a consistent seller as well as one of the format's more recognizable faces. The singer has a pair of…

  4. Coldplay on 'SNL': Crying to Adele, Chris Martin Rocks a Holiday Vest

    November 14, 2011 12:05 PM EST Coldplay brought the black light and graffiti explosion otherwise known as their "Mylo Xyloto" stage set to "Saturday Night Live" this weekend (Nov. 12). The U.K. band performed recent singles "Paradise" and "Every Teardrop is a Waterfall," while Chris…

  5. Fashion Week: Farm Fantasy Looks For Spring & Kevin Jonas Watches Anna Sui's Diva Dance Party

    September 15, 2011 2:38 PM EDT The final days of fashion week are upon us. Designers are still going strong, exhibiting some of the most bizarre and regal creations of the week. From Jeremy Scott's farm fantasy looks to Douglas Hannant's glamour of Shanghai in the 1930s, Spring will blossom as a time of escapism…

  6. VMAs 2011: Top 20 Celeb Tweets

    August 29, 2011 4:00 PM EDT You want to know what really happened at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards? Look no further than the Twitter timelines of our favorite celebs who were in attendance. Here's our round-up of singers', rockers' and rappers' 20 coolest and funnest tweets from last night's…

  7. Best VMA Performance Ever? 28 Stars Make Their Picks

    August 29, 2011 2:00 PM EDT To celebrate the, we asked Billboard.com readers to pick the best performances in VMA history -- and not surprisingly, pop megastars including Michael Jackson , Madonna, Britney Spears and Lady Gaga came out on top of the tally. Well, we camped out on the black carpet on Sunday and came away…

  8. Luis Fonsi: The Billboard Cover Story

    April 22, 2011 12:00 PM EDT On a recent Tuesday afternoon, with the strains of his new single, "Gritar" (Shout), playing in the background, Luis Fonsi - the Puerto Rican heartthrob with the plaintive voice and earnest, boy-next-door good looks - stood in front of a video camera in a park in downtown Miami and…

  9. Top 20 Tweets of the Week: 03/26/2011

    March 26, 2011 9:00 AM EDT Here's our round-up of singers', rockers' and rappers' 20 coolest and funnest tweets from the past seven days. Be sure to tag @billboarddotcom to your favorite music retweets (and don't forget to follow us !) @questlove (Questo of The Roots): YO! These ice rocks…

  10. The 40 Biggest Duets Of All Time

    February 14, 2011 9:50 AM EST One big name on a red-hot hit is great, but sometimes two superstar voices come together in an inspired pairing that is truly special. With Valentine's Day's celebration of couples in mind, our experts dove into over 50 years of Hot 100 hits to single out the biggest songs by two…

  11. Pale Kid Raps Fast Birthday Rhymes For Ellen

    January 28, 2011 7:18 AM EST George "Pale Kid" Watsky is having a good week. Not only did his video, titled "Pale Kid Raps Fast," hit more than 4 million views on YouTube, but the rapid-fire rapper also debuted on Billboard's Social 50 chart this week at No. 13 and appeared on "The Ellen…

  12. Bow Wow Explains Suicide Tweets, Talks Kat Stacks, Raz B

    December 08, 2010 1:32 PM EST Bow Wow visited WKYS in D.C. this week and spoke with radio host Angie Ange about those suicidal tweets that he posted a little while back, as well as his thoughts on Kat Stacks, Raz B and his signing to Young Money/Cash Money. Video: Bow Wow speaks about suicidal tweets. In hopes of clearing…

  13. Soulja Boy Says He 'Loves' Hip-Hop Groupie Kat Stacks

    November 23, 2010 12:28 PM EST Soulja Boy might not be doing coke, but the rapper has to be on something to publicly profess his love for hip-hop groupie Kat Stacks. Soulja Boy 'loves' Kat Stacks "It's sad that she's getting deported. They're taking my baby away, they don't want me to see…

  14. Soulja Boy Meets World

    November 11, 2010 4:29 PM EST Soulja Boy makes no apologies for the still-fresh ink on his body-the cross tattooed under his eye, the dollar sign printed on the side of his neck, the name "DRE" adorning his back. Two years after appearing as a baby-faced teenager on the cover of 2008 sophomore album "…

  15. Hip-Hop Groupie Kat Stacks To Get Deported?

    November 09, 2010 12:41 PM EST Well, well, well. Look what we've got here. Apparently, infamous hip-hop groupie Kat Stacks, whose real name is Andrea Herrera-Cardena, might get deported back to her birthplace of Venezuela following an arrest last week in Nashville, TN. According to Vibe Magazine, the Nashville…

  16. Top 20 Tweets of the Week: 10/30/2010

    October 30, 2010 10:00 AM EDT Here's our round-up of singers', rockers' and rappers' 20 coolest and funnest tweets from the past seven days. Be sure to tag @billboarddotcom to your favorite music retweets (and don't forget to follow us !) @liltunechi : 8 days until they #FreeWeezy . Shoutout …

  17. 21 Under 21: Soulja Boy

    September 23, 2010 11:47 AM EDT No. 5: Soulja Boy Tell 'Em Birthdate: July 28, 1990 (age 20) Why He's Hot: Recent Kat Stacks drama aside, Soulja Boy remains high on our list of young hitmakers. The rapper/producer shot to fame in 2007 with his single "Crank That," which sparked an accompanying dance…

  18. 'Vampire Diaries' Kat Graham Debuts "Cold Hearted" Video

    September 20, 2010 1:00 PM EDT Kat Graham can be a real witch sometimes - but only when she's portraying Bonnie Bennett on TV's "The Vampire Diaries." Other times, she's an actress, a singer, a dancer and even a fighter - and she's all of these in the new video for her cover of Paula Abdul&…

  19. Top 20 Tweets of the Week: 9/11/2010

    September 11, 2010 10:00 AM EDT Here's our round-up of singers', rockers' and rappers' 20 coolest and funnest tweets from the past seven days. Be sure to tag @billboarddotcom to your favorite music retweets (and don't forget to follow us !) @50CENT : Perez hilton calld me douchebag so I had my homie…

  20. Rufus Wainwright Silences Audience On Late Night Show

    August 25, 2010 1:07 PM EDT Rufus Wainwright hit Chelsea Lately last night and explained why he asks his audience to remain quite during a portion of his set while on tour. Video: Rufus Wainwright on Chelsea Lately "I sing my new album in its entirety as a song cycle and because I can," he said with a giggle…

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