1. Hot Tours: The X Factor Live, The Pop Festival, Lady Gaga

    April 08, 2011 12:25 PM EDT Earning the No. 1 spot on this week's Hot Tours rankings is The X Factor Live tour featuring finalists from the seventh season of the popular U.K. television talent show that aired during the fall of 2010. Leading the list of performers on the tour is the show's winner, Matt Cardle…

  2. Radio, Records Reflect On Adult Pop's First 15 Years

    March 22, 2011 1:05 PM EDT Following passionate perusal of Billboard's countdown of the Top 40 Adult Pop Songs 1996-2011 , consultants, radio programmers and record executives shared their insight on the format's evolution, from its early '90s inception to its potential future direction. (Plus a TMZ…

  3. Train Rolls To 100th Adult Pop Songs No. 1

    September 08, 2010 1:05 PM EDT With a 2-1 advance for "If It's Love," Train collects the 100th No. 1 title in the 14-year history of Billboard's Nielsen BDS-based Adult Pop Songs chart. The survey premiered in the Billboard issue dated March 16, 1996, as an offshoot of the Adult Contemporary chart, a…

  4. Breaking & Entering

    July 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Looking at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. This week: Goapele, Pharrell Williams, Guster and Milky. A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. A CLOSER LOOK: After releasing only one album, Goapele &…

  5. AOL Offers 50 Cent, Taylor, Train, Jewel First Listens

    March 28, 2003 12:00 AM EST Beginning today (March 28) AOL Music's First Listen program will debut four new songs from four different artists -- 50 Cent, James Taylor, Train, and Jewel -- over the next four days. Each of the tra Beginning today (March 28) AOL Music's First Listen program will debut four new…

  6. Henley, Train To Rock Tiger Jam V

    March 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST Veteran rock artist Don Henley and recent Grammy winner Train have signed on to perform at Tiger Jam V, set for April 20 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Presented by Coca-Cola, the ann Veteran rock artist Don Henley and recent Grammy winner Train have signed on to perform at…

  7. Mariah, Destiny, Usher Join 'United' Concert

    October 12, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The lineup for the Oct. 21 United We Stand -- What More Can I Give? concert has grown by three, as R&B/pop acts Mariah Carey, Destiny's Child, and Usher have all signed on for the Oct. 21 concert The lineup for the Oct. 21 United We Stand -- What More Can I Give? concert has grown by…