1. Did Goldie Just Accidentally Reveal Banksy's Secret Identity?

    June 23, 2017 11:22 AM EDT The secret identity of the world-conquering street artist  Banksy  has been subject to speculation for many years. The guy’s been around for long enough that there are surely some people who know it, and  Goldie  – the pioneering producer/DJ and former graffiti artist who helped take jungle…

  2. See Diplo's List of 12 Favorite Albums From His High School Years

    January 18, 2017 11:48 AM EST You're not the only one who posted about the 10 albums that most influences your formative years. That Facebook status meme going around has reached some of the inspirers themselves, notably Diplo who took to the social media site to share not just 10 but 12 of the albums that made an…

  3. Rage Against the Machine to Plug Arizona Boycott

    July 21, 2010 6:34 AM EDT Rage Against the Machine will push for artists and musicians to boycott Arizona because of its new and restrictive immigration law . The politically outspoken rap-rock band's lead singer, Zach de la Rocha, plans to announce Wednesday (July 21) that proceeds from a concert in Los Angeles…

  4. Yoko Ono, Roots To Play London's Meltdown Festival

    April 28, 2009 1:09 PM EDT The first acts confirmed for London's Meltdown Festival, which runs June 13 to June 21 at the Southbank Centre, include Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band, Sean Lennon, Cornelius, Patti Smith, Robert Wyatt, Yo La Tengo, Baaba Maal and Moby. The Roots will open the event at the Royal Festival Hall…

  5. Ask Billboard

    June 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Keith and his readers discuss Garbage, women in country music, iTunes exclusives and more! COUNTRY WOMEN Hey Keith, I was just looking at this week's Top Country Albums chart and was surprised about the number of female artists on this list. Do you remember a time when this has happened…

  6. Peeping Tom

    June 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Don't be afraid of this Peeping Tom. It's just former Faith No More frontman Mike Patton. Over the years the noise rock Renaissance man has built an avid cult following with such bands as Mr. Bungle a Don't be afraid of this Peeping Tom. It's just former Faith No More…

  7. Petty, Morrison, Nelson Top 'Austin City Limits' Bill

    May 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Tom Petty, Van Morrison, Willie Nelson, Massive Attack and Gnarls Barkley are among those lined up to play the 2006 Austin City Limits Festival. The Sept. 15-17 event will present 130 artists on eight Tom Petty, Van Morrison, Willie Nelson, Massive Attack and Gnarls Barkley are among those…

  8. Kanye Crashes Coachella

    April 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Kanye West has been added to the lineup for this weekend's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif., bestowing further star power on an event that will also boast the first-e Rapper Kanye West has been added to the lineup for this weekend's Coachella Valley…

  9. Gnarls Barkley Makes U.K. Chart History

    April 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT As anticipated, R&B/hip-hop duo Gnarls Barkley made history by achieving the U.K.'s first-ever No. 1 single to top the chart solely on download sales. As anticipated, R&B/hip-hop duo Gnarls Barkley made history by achieving the U.K.'s first-ever No. 1 single to top the chart…

  10. Massive Attack Videos Head To DVD

    April 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT U.K. trip-hop pioneers Massive Attack, whose fourth Virgin album is due this summer, will tomorrow (April 9) release a DVD replete with all of the group's videos compiled in their full-length, directo U.K. trip-hop pioneers Massive Attack, whose fourth Virgin album is due this summer,…

  11. Techno, Hip-Hop Stars Team Up For 'Blade 2'

    January 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST The Immortal soundtrack to the upcoming film "Blade 2" will feature a host of intriguing electronic/hip-hop collaborations, including tracks by Mos Def and Massive Attack, Gorillaz and Redman, Moby an The Immortal soundtrack to the upcoming film "Blade 2" will feature a…

  12. Destiny's Child Holds Off Wings, Janet At No. 1

    May 16, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Destiny's Child's "Survivor" (Columbia) enjoys a second week at No. 1 on The Billboard 200, despite a 45.8% drop-off from its first week U.S. sales of more than 663,000 copies. The set fended off a st Destiny's Child's "Survivor" (Columbia) enjoys a…