1. Rihanna Previews New Sound With Kanye West, Paul McCartney Track

    January 24, 2015 7:56 PM EST "FIRST GLIMPSE AT MY NEW MUSIC!!!" Rihanna tweeted on Saturday (Jan. 24) when she released a new track, featuring Kanye West and Paul McCartney, called "FourFiveSeconds." The song, off her forthcoming eighth studio album, is a departure from 2012's Unaplogetic . A…

  2. 'Glee' Music Recap: The Hurt Locker Pt. 1

    January 24, 2015 10:05 AM EST If you'd told me last week that during last night's Glee we'd have Sue hypnotizing Sam to break up the coaches so that she could finally, once and for all, ruin Will and Rachel's lives, that would seem like par for the course with respect to Sue's increasingly…

  3. Shakira's Miami Home for Sale

    January 23, 2015 7:03 PM EST As she gets close to giving birth to her second child, Shakira has once again put her Miami home on the market. The 8,355-square-foot, six-bedroom, nine-bath home on North Bay Road facing the ocean was listed for $12.9 million. Shakira, who now lives in Barcelona with soccer star Gerard…

  4. CODE Picks of the Week: Plastikman, Space Echo, and More

    January 23, 2015 5:21 PM EST Each Friday, CODE curates a diverse selection of the best new tunes in dance/electronic music. Take a listen for a fitting soundtrack to your weekend. Code Picks of the Week: Motez, Kasbo and More Plastikman – Expand (Tale of Us Remix) [MUTE] The talented Italian duo returns with a moody…

  5. Rico Love Talks New Video & Debut Album: 'I Believe That Black Artists Can Sell Millions'

    January 23, 2015 3:53 PM EST What do Romeo Santos ' "Odio," Nelly 's "Just a Dream," and Beyonce 's "Sweet Dreams" have in common? First, they're all hits: "Odio" went to No. 1 on Hot Latin Songs ; "Just a Dream" spent 28 weeks on the Hot 100 ,…

  6. 'The Three Little Migos': A Classic Children's Story Retold With Rap Lyrics

    January 23, 2015 12:46 PM EST From Slick Rick 's funky fables to The Notorious B.I.G. 's underworld novellas, hip-hop is home to some of the greatest stories ever told. Narration is a core element of the art form, a necessity for rap purists. For Danny Brown , it's a skill he's taking off the beat.…

  7. U.K. Singer-Songwriter Rumer on Battling Depression & Bipolar 2 to Create 'Into Colour'

    January 23, 2015 12:30 PM EST Success did not wear easy on Rumer, which resulted in a tough birth for the British singer and songwriter's upcoming third album, Into Colour. "I lost my mind, I found my mind, that kind of stuff -- just one of those normal adventures," Rumer (real name Sarah Joyce) tells…

  8. Negativland's Ian Allen Dead at 56

    January 22, 2015 12:52 PM EST Long-running San Francisco sound pioneers Negativland announced some sad news yesterday (Jan. 21). Former member Ian Allen died on Jan. 17 at the age of 56. According to a Facebook post  on the band's page, Allen died from "unexpected complications and infections following heart…

  9. Exclusive: Ca$h Out Premieres 'Tomorrow'

    January 22, 2015 12:30 PM EST Ca$h Out left his mark in 2014 with "She Twerkin'" and  Let's Get It , his debut album and first since signing to E1 Music. He's continuing the momentum in 2015 with his new single, "Tomorrow," premiering here on The Juice. Listen below: "I look at my…

  10. Watch Tess Henley Bring Soulful Style and Steamy Piano Love to 'Kimmel'

    January 22, 2015 11:45 AM EST Sometimes you need soulful piano vibes to cap off your night. Stylish pianist Tess Henley did just that yesterday (Jan. 21) evening, stopping by Jimmy Kimmel Live! for her first national television performance. Henley performed a pair of songs from her forthcoming Feb. 10 Wonderland EP,…

  11. The Best Bluetooth Speakers From $400 to $100

    January 22, 2015 9:00 AM EST Wireless audio has come a long way in a very short time, with speakers getting more powerful, versatile, and compact at a rapid pace. Whether you're in the market for something to replace your receiver, blast out some jams on your desk, or bring to the beach, there are plenty of…

  12. Publishing Briefs: Anjali Malhotra Southward to Lead YouTube's Relationships With U.S. Publishers

    January 22, 2015 4:34 AM EST Billboard's Ed Christman rounds-up all the big news happening in the music publishing world.  The Nettwerk Music Group continues to assert itself in the music publishing space: it has acquired the catalog of Robot  Of the Century Music , the publishing catalog formed by Roadrunner…

  13. Metallica On Ice: Rockers Light It Up for San Jose Sharks NHL Game

    January 21, 2015 11:58 PM EST For years, the San Jose Sharks have come out to the ice each home game to the Metallica song "Seek and Destroy." On Wednesday night, the band was on hand for it. The Sharks held a special Metallica night for their game against the rival Los Angeles Kings in the latest Bay Area…

  14. 2015 Oscar Song Nominees See 102% Rise in Sales

    January 21, 2015 9:18 PM EST The Jan. 15 announcement of this year's Oscar nominations resulted in a 102 percent sales spike for the five Academy Award original song contenders. Common and John Legend 's "Glory" from the film Selma was the biggest seller, registering 27,000 downloads the week…

  15. Swift Approval: Taylor Swift's Favorite Covers of Her Songs

    January 21, 2015 6:43 PM EST For Taylor Swift , a seven-time Grammy winner and owner of 16 top 10 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 , some fans express their adoration of the superstar's music in one of the most personal ways possible: producing a cover of one of Swift's songs. And for a select few, Swift may…

  16. Malcolm-Jamal Warner on His Grammy Nom, Next Album & 'Love-Hate Relationship With Hip-Hop'

    January 21, 2015 5:31 PM EST He may remain best known for playing Theo Huxtable on The Cosby Show , but Malcolm-Jamal Warner is hardly living in the past. Grammy Awards 2015: All Our Coverage Fresh off a Grammy nomination for his spoken-word contribution to Robert Glasper 's Black Radio 2, Warner spoke with…

  17. Gwen Stefani Q&A: On Returning to the Stage Solo & Finishing Her Third Album

    January 21, 2015 4:29 PM EST Gwen Stefani is anxious to return to the stage as a solo artist , with her first headlining concert sans No Doubt scheduled at the Orpheum in downtown Los Angeles. Just don't remind her of the date, which is during Grammy weekend . "When you said February 7 I almost threw up right…

  18. Billboard Exclusive Premiere: Tor Miller's Stirring Ballad 'Midnight'

    January 21, 2015 3:07 PM EST Some artists develop a better grasp of song dynamics as they grow older and gain more experience; others seem to be born with an understanding of the build-and-release that makes pop so satisfying. Twenty-year-old Tor Miller belongs to the second camp. Billboard is exclusively premiering …

  19. Here Are Fall Out Boy's Ten Best Songs

    January 21, 2015 1:03 PM EST Fall Out Boy version 2.0 stays winning. The rebooted band reclaimed the radio with its 2013 comeback album Save Rock and Roll and is again snugly tucked in the Top 40 with the hit single "Centuries." More than almost any band from the mid-2000s Warped Tour boom, FOB has…

  20. Madonna Hacker Suspect Arrested in Israel

    January 21, 2015 12:15 PM EST Police in Israel have arrested a local man on suspicion of hacking into Madonna 's computer and releasing demo versions of songs on her new album Rebel Heart online. Israeli television's Channel 2 news reports that the 39-year-old was arrested Wednesday following a month-long…

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