1. Watch: Kimbra Discusses Debuting New Music at Coachella, Making of 'Golden Echo' Album & More

    April 11, 2015 1:28 PM EDT Kimbra made a stylish appearance during his Friday (April 10) performance at this year's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival. Full Coachella Coverage Draped in a stunning white cloak emblazoned with an abstract sketch of a nude female body, the New Zealand pop artist also wore…

  2. Janelle Monáe's Australasian Tour Scrapped Due To Illness

    May 20, 2014 6:30 AM EDT Janelle Monáe’s Australasian tour has been canceled after she failed to shake-off a mystery illness. The R&B artist had already nixed a date Saturday in Melbourne and another on Monday in Sydney. On Tuesday evening, the tour promoter Live Nation Australasia announced the rest of the run…

  3. The Year In Chart Headlines, Part 1

    December 20, 2012 11:35 AM EST Before we move on to 2013, here's a chronological look back at the biggest Billboard chart headlines of 2012. Today: January through June. Before we move on to 2013, here's a chronological look back at the biggest Billboard chart headlines of 2012. We'll start with highlights…

  4. Watch Kimbra's Acoustic Tastemakers Session

    June 14, 2012 11:45 AM EDT Video: Kimbra performs "Settle Down" "It's cathartic," New Zealand singer/songwriter Kimbra tells Billboard.com of the U.S. release of her debut record, "Vows." "I have lived with these songs since I was 16, and started working on the record at 17, so…

  5. Alternative Songs Leader Gotye: 'Somebody' You Should 'Know' (VIDEO)

    February 21, 2012 2:05 PM EST In a Billboard video interview, singer/songwriter discusses his breakthrough U.S. hit, new album 'Making Mirrors' and upcoming touring plans. "When I got to the end of (writing) the first chorus, I hit a real brick wall. I didn't seem to have any way to take the song…