1. Iggy Azalea Continues Record-Tying Run Atop Hot 100; Sam Smith Soars Into Top 10

    June 11, 2014 2:17 PM EDT The rapper rules for third frame with 'Fancy,' while holding at No. 2 as a featured act on Ariana Grande's 'Problem.' Plus, Sam Smith vaults to his first top 10 with 'Stay With Me' Iggy Azalea tallies a third week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "…

  2. Duke Dumont Keeps it Real in Spite of Grammy Nom and Forthcoming 2014 Album

    December 09, 2013 4:19 PM EST If you expected Duke Dumont to jump up and down with his hands flailing in the air when his Grammy nomination for Best Dance Recording for “Need U (100%)” was announced on Friday, you are mistaken. “My school report said, ‘Adam is so laid back he’s horizontal,’” says the soft-spoken, super…

  3. Marilyn Manson Collapses During Canada Show

    February 07, 2013 11:25 AM EST Details of singer's condition currently unknown Update : TMZ reports that Manson's onstage collapse was simply a result of a nasty bout with the flu. Manson was taken back to his hotel to recover after the show and still hopes to play Feb. 8's concert in Calgary. Goth-rocker…

  4. Paul Weller & Miles Kane Go Mod for John Varvatos Ads

    July 11, 2012 11:10 AM EDT Men's edgy lifestyle brand John Varvatos brings English punk legend Paul Weller and fellow UK indie rocker Miles Kane together for its latest campaign. The images for the print ads, taken by Danny Clinch against a gritty pawn shop in Manhattan's Lower East Side, boast the two…

  5. Exclusive: Queensryche Parts Ways With Geoff Tate

    June 20, 2012 11:50 AM EDT Band Replaces Singer With Crimson Glory's Todd La Torre Rock band Queensryche is continuing forward without vocalist Geoff Tate , who will be replaced by Crimson Glory singer Todd La Torre, Billboard has exclusively learned. "Over the past few months, there have been growing…

  6. Fiona Apple's "The Idler Wheel...": Track-by-Track Review

    June 19, 2012 11:00 AM EDT Fiona Apple is completely okay with declaring "it's not you, it's me." As much as she takes the brunt of her own lyrical lashings on fourth album "The Idler Wheel…," she saves just enough guilt to share amongst former lovers. Most adult relationships require a…

  7. 'American Idol' Judges, Seacrest Dish on New Season to Jay Leno

    January 11, 2011 1:21 PM EST New "American Idol" judges Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez , mainstay Randy Jackson and host Ryan Seacrest took over late night TV Monday night (Jan. 10), appearing together on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" to reveal what they're looking for in contestants this…

  8. Leonard Cohen Returning To Tour After Onstage Collapse

    September 21, 2009 8:40 AM EDT Singer Leonard Cohen is expected to return to the stage on Monday after he collapsed during a concert in Spain on Friday and was rushed to hospital. The Canadian, who turns 75 on Monday, was halfway through a performance of his hit song "Bird on a Wire" at a show in Valencia when he…

  9. This Day in Music

    November 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Originally due in the summer of 2005, the last album from late Wu-Tang Clan rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard finally arrives The release date for "A Son Unique" coincides with the two-year anniversary 2006 - Originally due in the summer of 2005, the last album from late Wu-Tang…

  10. Hair-Metal Mania Strikes Again At Rocklahoma

    March 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST This year's second annual Rocklahoma will feature performances from Warrant (featuring Jani Lane), Bret Michaels, LA Guns (featuring Tracii Guns), Enuff Z Nuff, Cinderella, Night Ranger and Tesla, amo This year's second annual Rocklahoma will feature performances from Warrant …

  11. Dead Meadow

    February 26, 2008 12:00 AM EST Live shows are precisely how the Washington, D.C., natives have aggregated their loyal fanbase, though record sales of their fourth full-length, "Old Growth" haven't hurt either. "Most bands have to be live bands. That's the nature of the beast these days," says…

  12. This Day in Music

    November 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Originally due in the summer of 2005, the last album from late Wu-Tang Clan rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard finally arrives The release date for "A Son Unique" coincides with the two-year anniversary 2006 - Originally due in the summer of 2005, the last album from late Wu-Tang…

  13. Three Days Grace Five Songs Into Third Album

    May 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Conscious of the nearly four-year gap between its first two albums, Canadian rock act Three Days Grace has already started work on a follow-up to its 11-month-old sophomore effort, "One-X." Conscious of the nearly four-year gap between its first two albums, Canadian rock act Three…

  14. This Day in Music

    November 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>2001 - </b>Tim McGraw is named entertainer of the year at the Country Music Association Awards held at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry House. Tobey Keith wins male vocalist of the year and Lee Ann Womac 2004 - Howard Keel, who sang and danced to stardom in the heyday of MGM…

  15. Tom Waits / Aug. 9, 2006 / Chicago (Auditorium Theatre)

    August 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The album-tour-album-tour pattern is so well established that any deviation comes as a pleasant surprise. Of course, anything Tom Waits does is generally full of surprises and more than a little bit d The album-tour-album-tour pattern is so well established that any deviation comes as a…

  16. This Day in Music

    November 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST <b>2001 - </b>Tim McGraw is named entertainer of the year at the Country Music Association Awards held at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry House. Tobey Keith wins male vocalist of the year and Lee Ann Womac 2004 - Howard Keel, who sang and danced to stardom in the heyday of MGM…

  17. Listeners may say what Sam Beam of Iron & Wine

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Listeners may say what Sam Beam of Iron & Wine really needs is for something to fill all the empty spaces in his raw, yearning tracks -- and what Calexico needs is two firm feet to keep its dusty Listeners may say what Sam Beam of Iron & Wine really needs is for something to fill all…

  18. Musical Star Howard Keel Dies

    November 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Howard Keel, who sang and danced to stardom in the heyday of MGM musicals, died yesterday (Nov. 7) of colon cancer at his home in Palm Desert, Calif. He was 85. Howard Keel, who sang and danced to stardom in the heyday of MGM musicals, died yesterday (Nov. 7) of colon cancer at his home in…