1. Steve Angello, Junior Sanchez Launch New Size Imprint: Exclusive

    March 05, 2013 4:23 PM EST Brobot will “empower and showcase fresh new talent” Swedish House Mafia might be through, but its members’ solo careers are moving right along. Today, Steve Angello’s Size Records rolls out its newest project, an alliance with Brobot--the latest label from prolific dance veteran Junior…

  2. Ultra Music Fest 2012: 10 Things Seen & Heard Saturday

    March 25, 2012 3:40 PM EDT The grounds at Bayfront Park were crowded and hard to navigate, and when night fell, it seemed like an impossible task to get from one stage to another. Ravers climbed trees to get better vantage points (no one stopped them), while others laid down in the human traffic when continuing to walk…

  3. Why Didn't Skrillex Perform at Grammys?

    February 13, 2012 12:05 PM EST EDM titans Skrillex , Diplo , A-Trak and Armand Van Helden (of Duck Sauce ) hit the Grammys together in full force last night, representing electronic music's massive 2011 takeover. But while Skrillex was raking in the awards as DJ/producers David Guetta and Deadmau5 performed on a…

  4. Skrillex, Diplo & A-Trak: The Billboard Cover Story

    February 03, 2012 12:15 PM EST The three guys stand shoulder to shoulder, backs to the wall, attempting to balance their varying heights with staggered stances. Diplo is the tallest and most camera-trained, tilting his head and adjusting his hot-professor glasses. He has, after all, modeled for a GQ magazine spread, making…

  5. TESTING GALLERY SKRILLEX

    December 06, 2011 11:48 AM EST TESTING GALLERY SKRILLEX TEST TEST 22222 The three guys stand shoulder to shoulder, backs to the wall, attempting to balance their varying heights with staggered stances. Diplo is the tallest and most camera-trained, tilting his head and adjusting his hot-professor glasses. He has, after all,…

  6. Odd Future, Chromeo & More Perform at HARD Summer Music Festival 2011: Watch

    August 08, 2011 6:00 PM EDT This past weekend (August 6), HARD Summer Tour made their fourth stop in Los Angeles, CA. As soon as the sun dived down, acts such as Duck Sauce ( Armand Van Helden and A-Trak ), Chromeo , Odd Future , Ratatat and more hit one of the four stages at Los Angeles State Historic Park. Photos: Odd…

  7. Swedish House Mafia Turns International Dance Music Biz On Its Head

    June 11, 2011 8:00 AM EDT In the fall of 2010, the international dance music industry was locked in a bitter custody dispute. At risk: ownership of the month of March in Miami. On Nov. 16, the industry confab Winter Music Conference announced that it was splintering from the Ultra Music Festival, a three-day all-ages…

  8. Ultra Music Festival 2011: Top 10 Performances

    March 29, 2011 1:00 PM EDT The days were hot and long; the crowds were big and young. But the 13th annual Ultra Music Festival filled its purpose: Stating in no uncertain terms that electronic dance music has found its biggest audience since its inception in the youth of America. Seen & Heard Friday | Seen &…

  9. Duck Sauce, "Barbra Streisand"

    November 05, 2010 4:48 PM EDT On the strength of a hummable tune, star-studded music video and titular shout-out to a singing legend, Duck Sauce has stumbled upon a buzzworthy dance track with "Barbra Streisand." The most surprising thing about this collaboration between DJ/ producers Armand Van Helden and A…

  10. Duck Sauce Use Famous Friends to Score Dance Hit

    October 24, 2010 8:00 AM EDT One legendary diva, two DJ/producers and a cavalcade of hip stars are the forces behind one of the hottest dance tracks in the world this week. Released digitally Oct. 12, Duck Sauce's "Barbra Streisand" is No. 3 on the Official Charts Co.'s albums listing in the United…

  11. 'Barbra Streisand': What's In A Name?

    October 19, 2010 1:05 PM EDT Iconic entertainer Barbra Streisand has charted three times on Dance/Club Play Songs. In 1979, she reached No. 13 with "The Main Event/Fight" and No. 1 for four weeks with the Donna Summer duet "No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)." The legendary diva notched her third and…

  12. Robbie Williams Scores Ninth U.K. No. 1 Album

    October 18, 2010 8:44 AM EDT Robbie Williams ' new retrospective "In and Out of Consciousness - Greatest Hits 1990-2010" (Virgin/EMI) has become his ninth solo No. 1 in the U.K.'s albums chart. Cee Lo Green 's "Forget You" (Warner Bros./Warner Music) started a second week atop the…

  13. Duck Sauce's 'Barbra Streisand' Gets Help From Pharrell, Kanye, Questlove

    September 28, 2010 4:02 PM EDT Duck Sauce, aka DJ duo Armand Van Helden and A-Trak , recently released a video for its newest single, "Barbra Streisand." While the song is funkalicious on its own, the video takes it to a whole new level, with a cornucopia of celebrity appearances. Video: Duck Sauce, "Barbra…

  14. Katy Perry's 'Dream' Continues in Europe

    September 10, 2010 8:20 AM EDT Katy Perry lands her first No. 1 on Billboard's European Albums, debuting at the top with "Teenage Dream" (Capitol/EMI). The new leader on European Hot 100 Singles is "We Speak No Americano" (Sweat It Out/All Around The World/UMTV/Universal) by Yolanda Be Cool &…

  15. Lily Allen, Dizzee Rascal Up For Ivor Novello Awards

    April 20, 2010 10:16 AM EDT U.K. pop act Lily Allen and rapper Dizzee Rascal have each scored two nominations for the 55th Ivor Novello Awards. The award for British songwriters and composers take place at London's Grosvenor House on May 20. Allen and co-writer Greg Kurstin are nominated for best song musically and…

  16. Killers Pulls Out Of Australian Dates

    February 11, 2010 8:33 AM EST The Killers has called off three Australian dates -- including festival performances in Sydney and on the West coast -- due to a family illness. The band has pulled the plug on tomorrow (Feb. 12) night's sold-out show at the 2,000-capacity Enmore Theatre, which was meant to serve as a…

  17. Whitney Houston Debuts Atop Euro Chart

    September 10, 2009 4:22 PM EDT Whitney Houston mirrors her Billboard 200 success with a No. 1 debut on European Top 100 Albums with her comeback set "I Look To You" (Arista/RCA/Sony Music Entertainment). There's also a new champion on European Hot 100 Singles, where David Guetta scores his second No. 1 in…

  18. Arctic Monkeys' 'Humbug' Debuts Atop Euro Chart

    September 03, 2009 9:52 AM EDT Arctic Monkeys ' third album "Humbug" (Domino) becomes the British modern rock band's first No. 1 on Billboard's European Top 100 Albums chart. Black Eyed Peas ' "The E.N.D. (The Energy Never Dies)" is relegated to No. 3 in the new data, but the…

  19. Arctic Monkeys, Dizzee Rascal Top U.K. Charts

    August 31, 2009 10:47 AM EDT Arctic Monkeys scored their third U.K. No. 1 album and Dizzee Rascal his third No. 1 single in the territory as the new charts were published Sunday (Aug. 30) by the Official Charts Company. The English modern rock band's third album "Humbug" (Domino) outsold the rest of the…

  20. Black Eyed Peas, Paolo Nutini Top U.K. Charts

    June 08, 2009 8:37 AM EDT Scottish singer-songwriter Paolo Nutini's sophomore album "Sunny Side Up" (Atlantic/Warner Music) debuted at No. 1 on the new U.K. chart yesterday as Black Eyed Peas' "Boom Boom Pow" (Interscope/Universal) moved back 2-1 for a second stint atop the singles survey…

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