1. Drake Releases 'Hold On We're Going Home' Song: Listen

    August 06, 2013 11:20 AM EDT After a successful night at OVO Fest, Drake released a new track titled "Hold On We’re Going Home."   930am We Premiere champagnepapi's new single Hold on, We're going home... On http://t.co/6Ya3sQz6iT http://t.co/8G9OUQVu1K — djenvy (@djenvy) August 6, 2013   Drake…

  2. Kanye West Creates New Trailer for Lindsay Lohan Film, 'The Canyons'

    August 02, 2013 5:04 PM EDT In collaboration with his multimedia company DONDA, Kanye West has created a new version of the trailer for the Bret Easton Ellis-written movie, "The Canyons." West worked with Nate Brown on the re-editing of the trailer, and created new music for the trailer’s soundtrack with…

  3. JoJo Sues Record Label After Years of Disputes

    July 31, 2013 5:15 PM EDT Singer's third album has been endlessly delayed by longtime label. Joanna "JoJo" Levesque has grown up and ultimately outgrown the myriad issues caused by her record label, Blackground Records, which she is aggressively trying to leave. According to a New York Daily News…

  4. Governors Ball 2013: Guns N' Roses, Nas and Kings of Leon Emerge From the Mud on Day 2

    June 09, 2013 1:00 PM EDT Azealia Banks, Icona Pop, Kendrick Lamar and Japandroids rock Randall's Island a day after a rain-soaked opener Day two of Governors Ball was a much sunnier affair than the rainy start on Friday , but it was far from dry. Festival goers splashed and sludged their way through the…

  5. Marianas Trench, Drake Lead 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards Nominations

    May 22, 2013 6:45 PM EDT Vancouver's pop-rock band Marianas Trench -- now a headlining arena act in Canada after a dozen years of hard work, and whose frontman Josh Ramsay co-wrote Carly Rae Jepsen's ubiquitous "Call Me Maybe" -- leads the 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards with six nominations,…

  6. Ray Manzarek of The Doors Is Dead at 74

    May 20, 2013 5:41 PM EDT Legendary keyboardist dies after battle with bile duct cancer. "I will miss my musical brother," says John Densmore Last year, as the Doors released a 40th anniversary edition of its vaunted "L.A. Woman" album, keyboardist Ray Manzarek spoke about how the then-46…

  7. Caro Emerald Shines At No. 1 on U.K. Albums Chart, Daft Punk’s ‘Get Lucky’ Reigns Again

    May 13, 2013 6:30 AM EDT Dutch retro-pop star Caro Emerald achieved her first No. 1 on the U.K. album chart yesterday (May 12), debuting at the top with her sophomore set “The Shocking Miss Emerald” (Grandmono/Dramatico). Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” (Columbia/Sony Music Entertainment) featuring Pharrell Williams sold…

  8. Austin City Limits Lineup: Depeche Mode, The Cure and Kings of Leon Are Texas Bound

    May 07, 2013 1:01 AM EDT Muse, Lionel Richie, Atoms for Peace, Phoenix and Wilco will also headline the two-weekend event Austin City Limits' two-weekend debut will have plenty of music to go around. The Texas festival, which will run Oct. 4-6 and 11-13, will see headlining performances from Depeche Mode, the…

  9. Billy Ray Cyrus Opens Up in Memoir: 'Hopefully, People Learn From My Mistakes'

    April 22, 2013 2:00 PM EDT Since 1992 and the success of a song called "Achy Breaky Heart," Billy Ray Cyrus has learned all about busy schedules. Over two decades later, there is no sign the Kentuckian is slowing down. The singer is promoting his latest album "Change My Mind," and has also just…

  10. Drake Signs With ASCAP: Exclusive

    April 01, 2013 10:38 AM EDT Drake has signed with ASCAP, the company’s VP of Rhythm & Soul Membership, Nicole George-Middleton, told Billboard exclusively today (April 1). "For me, a big part of making music is getting the opportunity to work with people I love, trust and respect," Drake says. "As…

  11. Gordon Stoker, Member of the Jordanaires, Dies at 88

    March 27, 2013 6:28 PM EDT You might not have known the name Gordon Stoker, but odds are you probably have an album in your collection with his vocals represented on it. Stoker, who passed away Wednesday at the age of 88, was a member of Country Music Hall of Fame vocalists The Jordanaires for over 60 years, with…

  12. Daft Punk 'Get Funky' in New Teaser Ad for 'Random Access Memories'

    March 24, 2013 11:05 AM EDT Do you like to get funky? Because Daft Punk does, at least according to the latest snippet of new music promoting their just-announced fourth album , "Random Access Memories." A second 15-second ad aired during a re-run of "Saturday Night Live" last night, featuring…

  13. 25 Valentine's Day Drops: Tiesto, Flux Pavilion and More Pick Their Favorite Love Songs

    February 14, 2013 12:00 PM EST Tiësto, Flosstradamus, Flux Pavilion and 22 more DJs pick their favorite V-Day tracks, ones they'll be bumping during their sets and maybe in the bedrooms, too. Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day makes us all pull a Celine Dion. That is, talk about love (and occasionally beat our…

  14. JoJo Talks 'Agape' Mixtape, Touring and Having No Relationship with her Label

    February 05, 2013 3:20 PM EST "I won't rest until it's something that I feel great about," says the singer of her long-delayed third album. Nine years ago, Joanna "JoJo" Levesque was a teen pop star scoring radio play with G-rated breakup anthems like "Leave (Get Out)" and "…

  15. A$AP Rocky, 'Long.Live.A$AP' Track-By-Track

    January 15, 2013 12:05 PM EST We live in a post-"good kid, m.A.A.d city" world. Released less than three months ago, Kendrick Lamar 's debut album raised the bar for storytelling in mainstream hip-hop, as K-Dot's "short film" wrapped a narrative arc and provocative overarching themes in a…

  16. Cher Signs Development Deal With Logo Network

    January 06, 2013 11:30 AM EST The actress and singer is working on a pilot script set in early 1960s Hollywood. Cher could be headed back to TV. More than 40 years after The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour premiered, Logo took the opportunity of Saturday's presentation at the Television Critics Association press tour to…

  17. Girls' Generation, 'I Got A Boy': Track-By-Track Review

    January 04, 2013 4:00 PM EST Girls' Generation are rightfully one of the acts at the forefront of K-pop's international advancement with their immense popularity in Korea allowing them to spend 2012 focused on other environs, namely Japan and the U.S. Such a long time away from the scene could prove…

  18. 'Glee' Recap: Christmas Brings Marriage, Cancer, Ice Skating & 'Love Actually'

    December 14, 2012 3:15 PM EST The one truth of "Glee" is the Christmas episode always involves a plethora of holiday sweet with just a dash of WTF. Last year we had that WTF as a midpoint retro holiday special segment, and this year they're going more the holiday movie route to spread the weirdness across…

  19. Drake's OVO Label Inks Deal with Warner Bros.: Report

    December 04, 2012 7:05 PM EST October's Very Own, the label spearheaded by Drake , has inked a deal with Warner Bros. Records. A rumored deal was first floated by Hits Daily Double on Tuesday (Dec. 4), and a source has confirmed the impending partnership to Billboard. More details are expected to be released on…

  20. A$AP Rocky Teams With Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar on 'F--kin' Problem'

    October 18, 2012 5:40 PM EDT A$AP Rocky's long-gesticulating debut album just received another banger: "Fuckin' Problem," which teams the Harlem native with Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar, hit the Web on Thursday (Oct. 18) through Complex . "All these motherfuckers wanna dress like me/But the…

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