1. Miley Cyrus, Robin Thicke, Macklemore to Headline Inaugural Jingle Ball National Tour

    October 12, 2013 11:10 AM EDT The celebration of all things pop and Christmas will hit 12 U.S. cities -- and the CW Network -- in December. Jingle Ball, the annual Christmas celebration hosted by such pop stations as New York's Z100 and Los Angeles' KIIS-FM, is taking its superstar lineup on the road. As…

  2. CODE Picks of the Week: Adventure Club, Quadron & Ryan Hemsworth, TJR & Crookers, and More

    October 11, 2013 3:42 PM EDT Each Friday the CODE crew comes to you with their favorite dance tracks of the week. Listen to the cuts below and tell us what you think in the comments section. Adventure Club: “Thunderclap” [BMG] On the final track of their new “Calling All Heroes” EP, dupstep duo Adventure Club go into…

  3. Lorde: Topping Hot 100 'Feels Like Christmas'

    October 02, 2013 6:30 PM EDT Hey, Lorde, you've just topped the Billboard Hot 100 with "Royals." How does it feel? "It feels like a combination of my birthday, Christmas and washing my hair after a month of not doing so," Lorde beamed to Billboard exclusively upon learning of her coronation. …

  4. Five Things We Learned About Google Glass While Using It At TomorrowWorld

    September 30, 2013 12:05 PM EDT “Are those the Google glasses?” asked the guy in the furry headdress, hemp-rope sandals, and no shirt, after halting his manic dancing to dubstep artist Zomboy. Why yes, yes they are. “Can I see them?” Errr… If there’s one thing TomorrowWorld (September 27-29) taught me about Glass -- the…

  5. Pussy Riot Member Goes on Prison Hunger Strike

    September 25, 2013 2:13 AM EDT Pussy Riot’s Nadezhda Tolokonnikova has gone on hunger strike in protest against cruel prison conditions and an alleged threat to her life from prison officials. “I refuse to participate in the camp’s slave labor until the prison’s authorities begin to abide the law and treat female…

  6. Bekah, Former K-Pop Star, Talks Realities of Korean Music Industry

    September 24, 2013 10:20 PM EDT The former member of girl group After School chats sleep deprivation, hard work and what makes it all "worth it." "I wasn't on stage or doing fan engagements for two years," says Rebekah Kim, backstage at K-pop convention KCON 2013 . "It feels so good. It'…

  7. Sepultura Talks 'Tricky' 'Mediator' Album, Tour Dates Announced

    September 24, 2013 9:37 PM EDT Sepultura’s Andreas Kisser gets thoughtful about upcoming album “The Mediator Between the Head and Hands Must be the Heart." Sepultura will kick off a 19-city North American tour in Los Angeles right after the release of their new album, “The Mediator Between the Head and Hands Must be…

  8. Cooking With 2 Chainz: Eating Our Way Through His 'Meal Time' Recipes

    September 18, 2013 4:40 PM EDT Chainz was my therapist this past weekend and he didn't even know it. From Friday night to Sunday night (September 13-15), omitting mornings (2 Chainz apparently sleeps through breakfast), I cooked dishes from his and Chef Aleem's cookbook, "#Meal Time." The 15…

  9. Jack Johnson Embraces 'Easy Listening' on 'From Here to Now to You'

    September 17, 2013 9:03 PM EDT The singer-songwriter's new album was inspired by family life in Hawaii, Johnson says. Want to hear the sound of pure contentment? Pop on the new Jack Johnson record. If you thought the Hawaii-based folk-rock singer was ultramellow before, wait until you hear "From Here to Now to…

  10. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' 'Same Love' & Other No. 11 Hits

    September 17, 2013 1:35 PM EDT Despite stopping at No. 11, the song has become a powerful pop culture anthem For chart fans, the most frustrating positions on a tally can be Nos. 2, 11 and 41. Those are the ranks that fall just outside the more desirable Nos. 1, 10 and 40. So far in 2013, just one song has peaked at…

  11. CODE Picks of the Week: Drake, St. Lucia, The Aston Shuffle and More

    September 13, 2013 2:52 PM EDT Each Friday the CODE crew comes to you with their favorite dance tracks of the week. Listen to the cuts below, and see what this week’s CODERs have to say. Drake: “Hold On, We’re Going Home” (Kastle Remix) It’s been about a month since Drake dropped “Hold On, We’re Going Home,” his crooning…

  12. New York Fashion Week Spring 2014 Runway Jams: Day 6

    September 11, 2013 2:33 PM EDT The Hook columnist Gregory DelliCarpini Jr. is exploring the beats of the season and compiling a list of songs heard on Spring NYFW runways. Check back in daily as he updates with the hottest cuts. Show: Rodarte Song: J Dilla Aka Jay Dee, “Waves” Rodarte fans will be wearing grungy ‘80s…

  13. New York Fashion Week Runway Jams: Daily Songs Played at Spring Collection NYFW Shows

    September 07, 2013 4:10 PM EDT The Hook columnist Gregory DelliCarpini Jr. is exploring the beats of the season and compiling a list of songs heard on Spring NYFW runways. Check back in daily as he updates with the hottest cuts. MORE FASHION WEEK: 10 Epic FW Music Moments | Janelle Monáe Sings At Minkoff Show DAY 2:…

  14. Runway Jams: Songs Played at Day 1 of 2014 Spring New York Fashion Week Shows

    September 06, 2013 2:20 PM EDT Fashion editor Gregory DelliCarpini Jr. is exploring the beats of the season and compiling a list of songs heard on Spring NYFW runways. Check back in daily as he updates with the hottest cuts. Show: Desigual Song: Horacio, "It’s All Because I’m Horacio" Horacio’s playful synth…

  15. Adventure Club Feat. Yuna, 'Gold': Listen First Here

    August 29, 2013 1:59 PM EDT The Canadian dubstep duo soars on their new melodic track and prepares for “Superheroes” tour for this fall. They might act like superheroes on stage but Adventure Club’s Christian Srigley and Leighton Callou are very much real people. The Montreal-based duo has built a steady following…

  16. Justin Timberlake Comes to the Rescue at MTV VMAs (Opinion)

    August 26, 2013 1:05 AM EDT MTV is never fond of promoting the age of its annual Video Music Awards and as it turned 30 Sunday night in Brooklyn it worked hard to say it could compete with the raunch of the Internet, the career achievement component of the Grammys and up-to-date promotional power of TV talk shows.…

  17. Taylor Swift Surprises L.A. With Tegan and Sara: Watch 'Closer' Performance

    August 21, 2013 4:00 PM EDT Taylor Swift is on top of the world and her Los Angeles stop this week has proven that the sold-out "Red Tour" continues to thrill, entertain and surprise.  Fans got a major lift on Tuesday (Aug. 20) when Swift introduced indie pop duo Tegan and Sara at the Staples Center. The…

  18. ‪Blue Öyster Cult‬ Guitarist Allen Lanier Dies

    August 15, 2013 10:11 AM EDT Allen Lanier, a founding member and multi-instrumentalist with classic rock band Blue Öyster Cult, has died after a lengthy battle with lung disease, the group announced  on Wednesday. He was 67. "We've lost our friend and bandmate," the statement reads, confirming that…

  19. Luke Bryan Heading for Big Sales Week, Second No. 1 Album

    August 14, 2013 8:23 PM EDT The country star could notch the year's third-highest debut with "Crash My Party." Luke Bryan's "Crash My Party" is set to crash in at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart next week -- with a very big bow. Industry sources forecast the country star's latest…

  20. Diana Ross Reigns at Hollywood Bowl

    August 05, 2013 10:00 PM EDT Diana Ross's Aug. 3 performance at the Hollywood Bowl may have been relatively short (about 75 minutes). But the legendary artist -- sailing aboard a raft of songs and five costume changes -- still knows how to keep fans wanting more while also reminding them that she originally put…

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