1. Runway Jams: Songs Played at Day 4 of 2013 Fall New York Fashion Week Shows

    February 11, 2013 2:45 PM EST Fashion editor Gregory DelliCarpini Jr. is exploring the beats of the season and compiling a list of songs heard on fall NYFW runways. Check back in daily as he updates. Breakbot and Irfane's "Baby I’m Yours" at Carmen Marc Valvo Breakbot’s psychedelic pop medley perfectly…

  2. Chris Brown Fans Threaten to Kill Jenny Johnson: Worst Tweets

    November 26, 2012 10:00 AM EST Oh the lack of humanity... Chris Brown got beaten by a woman on Sunday, quitting Twitter after lobbing sexist insults at Houston-based comedy writer Jenny Johnson . Like clockwork Brown's army of fans (Team Breezy) has sprung into action, showering Johnson with a tornado of constructive…

  3. Watch Kimbra Sing Nina Simone: Candid Covers

    November 14, 2012 12:30 PM EST The New Zealand singer sings Simone's "Plain Gold Ring" in this first in a series of "Women In Music"-themed "Candid Covers." Quintessential American jazz/pop/soul legend Nina Simone has held a special place in Kimbra 's heart ever since the New…

  4. Christina Aguilera Shows Skin in Sinful Fragrance Ad

    October 04, 2012 12:15 PM EDT Christina Aguilera channels Marilyn Monroe and steams up the screen in a new fragrance video for Red Skin. In the ad, which is in German, the "Voice" judge can be seen gyrating around in her bed and perched naked in a bathtub, all while showing off her famous curves. According to…

  5. Watch Regina Spektor's Live Tastemakers Session

    September 11, 2012 4:00 PM EDT New York based piano pop songstress Regina Spektor plays three songs; talks "What We Saw From The Cheap Seats." Regina Spektor Tastemakers PHOTOS: Regina Spektor's Session "I don't know if I really believe in genre divisions," admits Regina Spektor as she…

  6. Justin Bieber Plays Unplugged Show After Apollo Power Outage

    June 19, 2012 9:40 AM EDT Justin Bieber had an unplugged performance at the Apollo Theater on Monday, but it wasn't intentional - a problem caused a power outage during the singing sensation's big concert. The singer was nearing the end of a private show in front of a packed house when the power for most of…

  7. 'Once' Wins Best Musical at Tony Awards

    June 10, 2012 11:55 PM EDT The bittersweet romantic musical "Once" has won the best musical prize at the Tony Awards. The musical is based on the documentary-style 2006 film about an unlikely love affair between a Czech flower seller and an Irish street musician in Dublin. Both the film and musical use songs…

  8. Video: Asher Roth First Look Concerts L.A., S.F. and More

    May 07, 2012 2:40 PM EDT Billboard teamed up with Chevrolet for First Look, a Spring 2012 concert series headlined by rapper Asher Roth and showcasing the best and most promising bands in music today. Scroll down to check out video of the all four of the shows in the series: Los Angeles and San Francisco in the first…

  9. 'Once' Leads Tony Nominations, 'Spider-Man' Musical Snubbed

    May 01, 2012 10:50 AM EDT The low-tech musical "Once," based on the love story of a Czech flower seller and an Irish street musician in Dublin, got a leading 11 Tony Award nominations Tuesday, proving sentiment can sway nominators just as much as special effects. Two other musicals - "The Gershwins'…

  10. Watch Asher Roth, Nina Sky Rock Chicago, Dallas 'First Look' Gigs

    April 09, 2012 5:30 PM EDT On a mobile device? Watch the video here. Crowdsurfing on upraised hands and inviting the audience to bumrush the stage, rapper Asher Roth owned the crowd at the Chicago and Dallas stops on Billboard and Chevrolet's spring 2012 First Look tour . After DFM/Deuce Funk Monsters warmed up…

  11. Four-Play: Jennifer Hudson, Nina Sky, K'Naan, & Waka Flocka Flame

    March 01, 2012 12:20 PM EST Nina Sky flip the switch, Jennifer Hudson empowers women in the work room, Waka Flocka tells a story of a lost love (oh yes!), and K'NAAN champions community. Check out four virals that deserve extra playtime starring Nina Sky, K'NAAN, Jennifer Hudson and Waka Flocka Flame. Jennifer…

  12. Public Enemy Headlining Movement Electronic Music Festival

    February 15, 2012 2:45 PM EST Rap legends Public Enemy will preview their upcoming album "Most of My Heroes Still Don't Appear on No Stamp" at this year's Movement Electronic Music Festival held over Memorial Day weekend in Detroit. The troupe will join Chicago house music DJ/producer Lil' Louis,…

  13. Gwen Stefani's Winehouse-Tinged L.A.M.B. Show: How They Picked The Music

    February 13, 2012 5:25 PM EST As Nancy Sinatra fused with Sly Stone and rap jams, Gwen Stefani's cheeky Fall/Winter L.A.M.B. Collection took to the stage on Saturday (Feb. 11) at Lincoln Center. Blending '60s style with modern punk touches, the singer's new L.A.M.B. line channeled another pop star: the late…

  14. Chart Juice: Drake's Domination Rolls On

    February 10, 2012 12:55 PM EST Lately, It seems like Drake is one of the main ingredients required to make a fresh glass of Chart Juice. The ever-present rapper not only leads Billboard's R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart again, but he continues to dominate Rap Songs with his latest feat. After breaking the record for the…

  15. Macy Gray Has Metallica, Kanye 'Covered'

    February 01, 2012 10:40 PM EST For Next Album, Out March 27, Singer Tackles Yeah Yeah Yeahs, My Chemical Romance & Arcade Fire Macy Gray is going the interpretive route for her next album, covering songs by the likes of Kanye West, Metallica and Radiohead. Produced by Hal Willner, 429 Records will release Gray's …

  16. Cover Drive, Ed Sheeran Top U.K. Charts

    January 30, 2012 10:35 AM EST Bajan quartet Cover Drive went straight to No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart yesterday (Jan. 29) with "Twilight" (Global Talent/Universal). Ed Sheeran 's hit debut album "+" (Asylum/Warner Music) moved back 2-1 for its third separate stint at the summit. Video: Cover…

  17. 'The Voice's' Beverly McClellan Added 'A Shot of Fire' To New Album

    December 06, 2011 10:50 AM EST Beverly McClellan wasn't about to let the fame-making brush of her run on "The Voice" change the music she made on her sixth album, "Fear Nothing." "I would say everything on here is exactly what I want to be currently representing Beverly McClellan," the…

  18. Hooked: Emmy's Scarlet Ladies & Kristen Stewart at London Fashion Week

    September 19, 2011 3:20 PM EDT Time to get Hooked, our bite sized roundup of fashion-drenched music news. Scarlet Ladies Invade the Emmy Awards The hottest in television emerged last night at The 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. The red carpet became ablaze as crimson dresses cascaded in from every direction. Red became…

  19. Fashion Week: Gwen Stefani's Retro Line, Victoria Beckham Hit the Runway

    September 12, 2011 11:30 AM EDT As Day 4 of New York Fashion Week ended Sunday (Sept. 11), the distinct neon glow and sporty silhouettes that have been threading through the tents so far showed no signs of stopping. Almost every collection of the day incorporated the loud neon to their athletic inspired items. From Gwen…

  20. Fashion Week: Nicki Minaj's Gigantic Hair Bow, Plus Alicia Keys and Courtney Love at Alexander Wang

    September 11, 2011 4:15 PM EDT As the sun set on day three of NYFW, a trio of very specific trends have emerged that can be summed up in, yes, three words: bold, soft, and neon. Even though we are only a few days into fashion week, these three trends are taking a strong and powerful presence on the catwalk. From Alexander…

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