1. New Kids on the Block After Dark Las Vegas Concert: The Top 10 Moments

    July 11, 2014 1:11 PM EDT Donnie Wahlberg has a mouth like a sailor and an affinity for sparkly sneakers. Joey McIntyre possesses a remarkable sense of balance and loves him a V-neck tee. Jonathan Knight is a pro at weak-kneeing the ladies, his brother Jordan can still give it to you with those dance moves and Danny…

  2. Ask Billboard: Katy Perry Regains No. 1 Momentum

    February 17, 2014 1:15 PM EST A monster mailbag on Perry topping the Hot 100 again after missing the top 10; Mariah Carey's best-selling songs; Hall & Oates' 20 biggest hits and more As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please…

  3. Hot 100 55th Anniversary: The All-Time Top 100 Songs

    August 02, 2013 10:07 AM EDT In celebration of the chart's 55th Anniversary, we're counting down the 100 biggest Hot 100 hits ever. When Billboard introduced weekly music charts in 1940, there were sales charts and there were airplay charts. These separate charts measuring the popularity of singles…

  4. Ask Billboard: Why Do Some Songs Fade Out And Others End Cold?

    July 05, 2013 9:05 PM EDT In our newest mailbag, insight into the minds of artists as to how they decide to end recordings. Plus, sales updates on Selena Gomez and Avril Lavigne and ... Is Lady Gaga's new single on the way soon? As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music…

  5. Chart Beat: Katy Perry, Leona Lewis, Coldplay

    July 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Fred and his readers discuss Katy Perry, the first rock song, Leona Lewis and more! TIME FOR A CHANGE? Dear Fred, It is a significant achievement that Katy Perry has achieved the rock era's 1000th Number One single on the Billboard pop charts with "I Kissed A Girl," which -…

  6. Beck, Wilco, Panic Set For Outside Lands Fest

    March 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Beck, Wilco, Widespread Panic and Primus lead the new additions to the lineup for the first Outside Lands festival, which will be held Aug. 22-24 at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. As previously rep Beck, Wilco, Widespread Panic and Primus lead the new additions to the lineup for the…

  7. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    September 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Rascal Flatts tries to top one of 2006's top-selling albums, the Foo Fighters let it rip on album number six, the Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am goes solo for a spell and Iron & Wine pushes its eclect High-profile R&B releases from Chaka Khan ("Funk This," Burgundy),…

  8. Music On TV: July 30 - August 5

    July 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music on TV listings for July 30 - August 5, 2007. MONDAY, July 30 "The Sauce," FUSE Featured Artist(s): Korn. "Extra Sauce," FUSE Featured Artist(s): Korn. "The Daily Habit," FUEL Featured Artist(s): The Rentals. "The Late Show With David Letterman,"…

  9. Mountain Sessions Enliven New McKay Album

    July 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Singer/songwriter Nellie McKay decamped to a studio in the Pocono Mountains of northeast Pennsylvania to record her new album, "Obligatory Villagers." The nine-track set is due Sept. 25 via the artist Singer/songwriter Nellie McKay decamped to a studio in the Pocono Mountains of…

  10. 05OnTV

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Jan. 22-28, 2006. MONDAY, JAN. 22 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Natalie MacMaster (also scheduled: Natalie MacMaster, Jan Crawford Greenburg). "The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet," FOX Featured artist(s): Daughtry. "…

  11. 51OnTV

    December 18, 2006 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Dec. 18-24, 2006. MONDAY, DEC. 18 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Martina McBride (also scheduled: Sylvester Stallone). "106 & Park," BET Featured artist(s): Bow Wow, Nas, Trick Daddy. "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip,…

  12. McKay Rears Her 'Head' On Own Label

    September 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT More than nine months after its originally scheduled release via Columbia, Nellie McKay's sophomore album, "Pretty Little Head," will finally arrive Oct. 31 on her own Hungry Mouse label. More than nine months after its originally scheduled release via Columbia, Nellie McKay&…

  13. Tribeca Film Festival Embraces Music

    April 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT New York's Tribeca Film Festival is greatly expanding its musical offerings this year as part of a Music Lounge sponsored by performing rights society ASCAP. Among this year's performers are Elvis Cos New York's Tribeca Film Festival is greatly expanding its musical offerings…

  14. Lauper To Make Broadway Debut

    December 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter Cyndi Lauper will make her Broadway debut next year in "The Threepenny Opera," playing the prostitute Jenny in the satirical musical about a highwayman and his sweetheart. Singer/songwriter Cyndi Lauper will make her Broadway debut next year in "The Threepenny…

  15. Nellie McKay Splits With Columbia

    December 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Less than two weeks before the planned Jan. 3 release of her sophomore Columbia album, "Pretty Little Head," Nellie McKay has voluntarily left the label. Less than two weeks before the planned Jan. 3 release of her sophomore Columbia album, " Pretty Little Head ," singer…

  16. McKay Sets New Album Track List

    November 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Nellie McKay will return Jan. 3 with her sophomore Columbia album, "Pretty Little Head." Nellie McKay will return Jan. 3 with her sophomore Columbia album, "Pretty Little Head." As previously reported , the 16-track set features collaborations with k.d. lang ("we had…

  17. Billboard Bits: Alex Chilton, Nellie McKay, DMB

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT News on Alex Chilton, Nellie McKay, DMB Big Star vocalist/guitarist Alex Chilton has been rescued from New Orleans, according to the group's longtime producer, Terry Manning. Chilton's specific whereabouts at this point are unknown, but several friends report that he is now safe…

  18. Ask Billboard

    August 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about Jessica and Ashlee Simpson, Blondie and more. FAVORITES Hey Keith, I've recently been wondering about a couple artists that have, for the most part, gone unnoticed with the mainstream media. Specifically, I would like to know how much…

  19. McKay Rears Her 'Pretty Little Head'

    August 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Due Oct. 18 via Columbia, "Pretty Little Head" will feature collaborations with k.d. lang ("We Had It Right") and Cyndi Lauper ("Beecharmer"). As tipped here in April, singer/songwriter Nellie McKay will return in the fall with her sophomore album. Due Oct. 18…

  20. Harper, Leo, Donnas Salute 'Rubber Soul'

    August 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Ben Harper, Ted Leo, the Fiery Furnaces, the Donnas, Dar Williams and Sufjan Stevens are among the artists confirmed to appear on a song-by-song tribute to the Beatles' "Rubber Soul." Ben Harper, Ted Leo, the Fiery Furnaces, the Donnas, Dar Williams and Sufjan Stevens are among…

Pages