1. This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 2012, Carly Rae Jepsen Dialed in to No. 1 on the Hot 100

    June 19, 2017 8:05 AM EDT "Call Me Maybe" collected its first of nine weeks on top. Plus, remembering feats by Mariah Carey, Richard Marx & Debbie Gibson. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart history. June 19, 1965 After three prior hits –…

  2. Robin Thicke & His Brother Claim Alan Thicke's Wife Threatened Them With Bad Press to Get More of Estate

    May 16, 2017 2:51 PM EDT The late actor's children say they have no choice but to protect their father's legacy from the "avarice and overreaching" of his third wife. America's dearly departed favorite dad Alan Thicke is at the center of what is shaping up to be a dramatic family fight, as…

  3. 'Blurred Lines' Appeal Brief Says Artists Can't Copyright a Groove

    April 26, 2017 7:41 PM EDT "A 'groove' or 'feeling' cannot be copyrighted, and inspiration is not copying." Lines have been drawn in the copyright battle between Marvin Gaye 's heirs and artists Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke  -- and they certainly aren't blurred.  Since…

  4. Robin Thicke to Honor His Mother for VH1's Second Annual 'Dear Mama' Special

    April 24, 2017 12:00 PM EDT VH1's upcoming Mother's Day special  Dear Mama: An Event to Honor Moms  will include a tribute from  Robin Thicke  to his own momma. The singer joins previously announced hosts , B lack-ish   star Anthony Anderson and entrepreneur La La Anthony.  Last October, Thicke released the…

  5. Robin Thicke's Ex-Wife Paula Patton Accuses Him of Evidence Tampering

    February 24, 2017 4:14 AM EST Attorneys for Robin Thicke's ex-wife in a court filing made public Thursday accused the singer of tampering with a court order. The documents by attorneys for Paula Patton filed this week accuse Thicke of altering a custody court order and attempting to get her arrested in front of their…

  6. Robin Thicke Ordered to Stay Away From Ex-Wife Paula Patton After Abuse Claims

    January 26, 2017 8:57 PM EST A judge on Thursday ordered Robin Thicke to have only monitored visits with his 6-year-old son and stay away from his ex-wife, actress Paula Patton, after she accused the singer of emotionally abusing them during an ongoing custody dispute. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Colin Leis issued…

  7. Robin Thicke to Honor Late Father Alan Thicke at NHL All-Star Weekend Gala

    January 19, 2017 8:07 PM EST John Legend and John Ondrasik of Five for Fighting will also make appearances at the Jon Hamm-hosted event. Robin Thicke will honor his late father Alan Thicke at The NHL100 gala on Jan. 27 during the hockey league's All-Star Weekend.  Alan Thicke, a beloved TV actor, died last month .…

  8. Robin Thicke Accused of Child Abuse Amidst Custody Fight: Report

    January 13, 2017 2:37 PM EST Thicke denied the accusations and a request to limit his custody was rejected, according to reports. Robin Thicke is reportedly being investigated for child abuse because of reports submitted to the L.A. County Department of Children and Family Services by his son's school. TMZ  first…

  9. Marvin Gaye's Family Gets Boost From Songwriters, Musicologists in 'Blurred Lines' Appeal

    December 28, 2016 8:38 PM EST When attorneys for Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke appealed the controversial jury verdict against the "Blurred Lines" creators, hundreds of artists rallied behind them. Now it's Marvin Gaye 's family that's seeing an outpouring of support. While a judge trimmed…

  10. Marvin Gaye Family Defends 'Blurred Lines' Trial Outcome to Appeals Court

    December 22, 2016 10:42 PM EST The family of Marvin Gaye doesn't believe that Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams should get a do-over of the "Blurred Lines" trial. But if there's to be one, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals was told on Thursday that Gaye's copyright on "Got to Give It Up"…

  11. Robin Thicke's Sweetest Instagrams of His Late Father Alan Thicke

    December 14, 2016 1:13 PM EST Alan Thicke died suddenly on Tuesday (Dec. 13) at the age of 69, reportedly following a heart attack while playing hockey with his son. Thicke, known for his role as the patriarch Dr. Jason Seaver on Growing Pains and composing numerous theme songs , is survived by his wife, Tanya Callau as…

  12. Nas Gets 'Deep' Discussing Police Brutality on Robin Thicke's New Track: Listen

    October 10, 2016 9:43 PM EDT Robin Thicke 's new single "Deep" is as smooth a track as you'd expect from the soulful crooner but gets a solid dose of outspoken consciousness thanks to a feature from Nas .  The track, produced by Rich Skillz, opens with a verse from the iconic rapper addressing the…

  13. 'Blurred Lines' Creators Urge Appeals Court to Reverse Marvin Gaye Family's Trial Victory

    August 24, 2016 3:54 PM EDT Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke and T.I. file their opening brief at the 9th Circuit. It's now time for a new round in the legal saga surrounding "Blurred Lines," the monster hit by Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams that was  condemned as a copyright infringement  of Marvin…

  14. 15 Songs That Should Really Never Be Played at Weddings

    August 15, 2016 11:08 AM EDT Considering we’re still in the thick of wedding season, by now you’ve probably heard enough bad toasts, eaten enough steaks (no one gets the fish), and nursed enough hangovers to last until next summer. You’ve probably also heard enough bands and/or DJs with some questionable playlists. (No…

  15. The Longest-Leading Billboard Hot 100 No. 1s

    July 19, 2016 11:05 AM EDT Just 3 percent of all Hot 100 No. 1s have led for 10 weeks or more. From Debby Boone 's "You Light Up My Life" in 1977 to now Ed Sheeran 's "Shape of You," a relatively select few smashes have led the Billboard Hot 100 chart for at least 10 weeks. How few?  A…

  16. Kelly Rowland Dedicates Award to Beyonce's Mom, Miike Snow Plays Secret Montauk Concert & More Inside Scoop

    June 06, 2016 7:19 PM EDT Kelly Rowland Toasts Beyonce's Mom  A teary  Kelly Rowland  gave props to Beyonce ’s mom, Tina Knowles, at the Women in Excellence Luncheon to benefit the  LadyLike  Foundation on June 4 in Beverly Hills. Rowland, who was feted for her philanthropic efforts, first dedicated the honor to…

  17. Judge Denies Marvin Gaye Family's Request for Pharrell and Robin Thicke to Pay Their Legal Fees

    April 12, 2016 3:34 PM EDT Marvin Gaye's heirs had asked for about $3.5 million in attorney's fees and costs connected to their legal fight with Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams. The Gaye family will have to foot the bill for the attorneys they hired to take their "Blurred Lines" fight to a jury. …

  18. Ja Rule Says His Next Album Will Be His Last, Plus More Insider Scoop

    March 10, 2016 6:02 PM EST Ja Rule's Coup de  Grâce Ja Rule says his next album will be his last because he wants to focus on acting. The "Thug Lovin'" rapper helped close out the final night of the Desert Smash Charity Tournament at Westin Mission Hills in Rancho Mirage, Calif. on March 8, and…

  19. Pitbull Teams Up With Travis Barker, Joe Perry and Robin Thicke for 2016 Grammys Finale of 'El Taxi' and 'Bad Man'

    February 15, 2016 11:53 PM EST Frequent collaborator Pitbull joined forces with Travis Barker , Joe Perry , and Robin Thicke during the 2016 Grammys on Monday night to close out the show with his tunes "El Taxi" and "Bad Man."  The unlikely ensemble took the stage right after Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson…

  20. Pitbull, Robin Thicke and Aerosmith's guitarist Joe Perry To Perform at Premio Lo Nuestro 2016

    February 11, 2016 7:58 PM EST Carlos Vives to be Honored In Colombian Extravaganza Two musical moments have been added to the line up of 2016 Premio Lo Nuestro. The first one is by rapper Pitbull , who'll be performing "Bad Men" with singer/songwriter Robin Thicke and the lead guitarist of Aerosmith , Joe…

Pages