1. Every Song to Stay at No. 1 on Hot 100 for 10 or More Weeks

    January 07, 2016 2:08 PM EST Adele's "Hello" is just the 31st of 1,048 total Hot 100 leaders to reign for double-digit weeks. Adele broke records at the end of 2015 with the release of her album 25 . Now, to kick off the new year, her smash song "Hello" has joined the elite list of hits to log 10…

  2. Bruno Mars Celebrates T-Mobile Launch With Zedd & Lil Jon: 'Put Your Phones Down & Party With Us!'

    November 11, 2015 6:00 PM EST Bruno Mars might be known for "Uptown Funk," but he brought the party downtown on Tuesday night. The singer/songwriter performed in downtown Los Angeles at the Shrine Auditorium to celebrate T-Mobile's launch of Un-Carrier X. Before Mars hit the stage, Zedd and Lil Jon & DJ…

  3. Lil Jon on Bud Light Commerical, Pressures of Being the Life of the Party & New Music

    June 30, 2015 5:20 PM EDT His name is practically synonymous with getting low and turning up, so who better to ignite a secret South American beach party than Lil Jon . The rapper, producer, DJ, and ad-lib revolutionary is at the center of a new Bud Light 'Up for Whatever' commercial (dropping nationwide…

  4. Lil Jon Speaks at Oxford University on Politics, Race & The East Side Boyz

    May 11, 2015 10:00 PM EDT Lil Jon was invited to speak at Oxford University's Oxford Guild Monday and graced his audience with wisdom on issues like race in America, his musical craft and the media. While Jon may not have been quite as educational a speaker as Kanye West was in March , as The Independent points…

  5. Watch 'Turn Down For What' Get a Turnt Up Cover From an 87-Year Old Baseball Legend

    March 17, 2015 10:51 AM EDT Here's something for the category of things you never knew you wanted to see. There's no denying that former Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda has a keen mind for baseball, but it is now clear that rapping is not among his strong suits. Lil Jon Feels 'Great Validation&…

  6. Salva Talks Pop Production, the San Francisco Scene & Being 'Butt-Hurt' About Beyonce Haters

    February 13, 2015 9:00 AM EST It wouldn't be a stretch to say that Salva has done a complete 180 from when he first started putting out music in 2009. You might know him from his remix of Kanye West 's "Mercy" in 2012, but the DJ and producer born Paul Salva's first releases were the ultimate…

  7. Watch Lil Jon Clown on Coachella Lineup -- Especially Ryan Adams & Panda Bear

    January 07, 2015 6:21 PM EST What do you think about the 2015 Coachella lineup ? Is it kinda weird that AC/DC is headlining? Great that Drake is? Not enough female musicians? Squinting too hard to read the small-print band names? Well, Lil Jon has his own opinions, and he put them to film while drinking his morning…

  8. New Year's Eve 2014: A Musical Guide

    December 30, 2014 7:31 PM EST Nevermind that snow may hit Las Vegas on New Year's Eve -- the desert destination may have quietly usurped New York City as the country's most banging music hotspot to ring in 2015. This year, everyone from Jennifer Lopez , Lady Gaga (with Tony Bennett ) and Britney…

  9. Facebook Reveals Most-Mentioned Movies, Shows and Songs of 2014

    December 09, 2014 10:47 PM EST Facebook has revealed its most-mentioned movies, TV shows, songs and entertainers of 2014 via its new Year in Review website. The top-10 lists -- which also include the most popular topics, places, athletes, games, and most-viewed ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos -- were created after…

  10. Pharrell and 'Frozen' Top iTunes' Year-End List, Beyonce Named Best Artist

    December 08, 2014 9:20 AM EST Pharrell 's "Happy" and the soundtrack for Disney's Frozen are the year's top-selling song and album of year on iTunes, the online music store revealed on Monday. Apple announced that John Legend 's "All of Me" and Katy Perry 's "Dark Horse…

  11. Top 10 EDM/Rap Collaborations Of All Time

    August 15, 2014 2:20 PM EDT EDM and rap have been flirting with each other for decades. Countless EDM remixes of rap songs exist, and producers like Just Blaze and Kanye West have incorporated elements of electronic music into rap. Still, true collaborations between the two genres have been few and far between--until…

  12. Anatomy Of A Hit: 'Turn Down For What'

    May 20, 2014 1:05 PM EDT How an unknown French DJ, a rapper without a recent hit and their team took a song with just 12 words to the top five on the Billboard Hot 100 How has DJ Snake and Lil Jon's "Turn Down for What" ruled Billboard's Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart for seven weeks running and…

  13. Chart Highlights: Enrique Iglesias Extends Latin Airplay No. 1s Record

    May 19, 2014 5:55 PM EDT The superstar scores his 26th topper, doubling the total of runner-up Ricky Martin. Plus, new No. 1s for DJ Snake & Lil Jon, Luke Bryan and more 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…

  14. John Legend Leads Hot 100, Paramore Hits Top 10

    May 14, 2014 2:27 PM EDT Legend rules for a second week with 'All of Me,' while Paramore scores its first top 10 with 'Ain't It Fun' John Legend 's "All of Me" leads the Billboard Hot 100 for a second week, while Paramore, which has been charting on the Hot 100 for seven…

  15. Miley Cyrus Tackles 'Turn Down For What' On A Boat: Watch

    May 06, 2014 2:50 PM EDT Miley Cyrus is definitely back and better than ever. MC has followed up yesterday's "big blue cock" #selfie with an EPIC head-banging, shirt-ripping slo-motion video on a boat. The best part though -- the very end -- is when the clip returns to normal speed and DJ Snake &…

  16. Pharrell Williams' 'Happy' Holds Atop Hot 100; DJ Snake & Lil Jon Hit Top 10

    April 02, 2014 1:26 PM EDT Williams' 'Happy' rules for a sixth week, while DJ Snake and Lil Jon's 'Turn Down for What' charges into the top 10 Pharrell Williams' "Happy" crowns the Billboard Hot 100 for a sixth week, while continuing to challenge for a weekly radio…

  17. Usher's 'Confessions' at 10: An Oral History with Lil Jon, Jermaine Dupri & More

    March 22, 2014 1:15 PM EDT In celebration of the 10th anniversary of "Confessions," an elite group of contributors who were involved in its creation share the story of making the album. There aren’t many albums that make you feel as if your life is being recited back to you or as if you have your very own…

  18. DJ Snake, Lil Jon, Katy Perry Power Up Dance Charts

    December 27, 2013 12:00 PM EST The DJ and rapper land their first Dance/Electronic Songs top 10s, while Katy Perry extends a record atop Dance Club Songs DJ Snake and Lil Jon score their first top 10 each on Billboard's Dance/Electronic Songs chart with "Turn Down for What," which re-enters at No. 10. The…

  19. Lil Jon Joins Zumba Fitness With Single, Upcoming Nightclub Series

    February 20, 2013 5:43 AM EST Entertainer Pitbull has done it and so has reggaeton singer Don Omar. Now DJ and rapper Lil Jon is joining Zumba Fitness with an upcoming new single and a nightclub series launching in April for the exercise brand which has inspired millions globally to move and sweat while music executives…

  20. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Score Top Billboard 200 Debut, Mumford Still No. 1

    October 17, 2012 11:00 AM EDT As forecasted a week ago, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis debuts at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 albums chart with "The Heist." The hip-hop set sold 78,000 in its first week according to Nielsen SoundScan, marking the best sales week yet for either artist. The album is Macklemore's…

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