1. Eminem's 30 Biggest Songs

    October 17, 2013 2:16 PM EDT Eminem's birthday is today (Oct. 17), and to celebrate the midwestern rapper who rose to the national stage a decade and a half ago, we're taking a look at Em's 30 biggest hits on the Billboard Hot 100. He may go by a handful of names -- Eminem, Marshall Mathers, Slim Shady …

  2. Elton John’s AIDS Foundation Honors Hillary Clinton

    October 17, 2013 12:10 AM EDT Hillary Clinton accepted the Elton John AIDS Foundation's first-ever Founder's Award at the organization's annual benefit in New York on Tuesday night. Although she was honored by the accolade, Clinton echoed a theme expressed by many of the stars in attendance: that there&…

  3. Pearl Jam's 'Lightning Bolt': Billboard Cover Story

    October 11, 2013 12:08 PM EDT Pearl Jam load the bases with an inspired new album, new tour, and a deal to soundtrack the World Series This is an excerpt. For the complete story, buy this week's issue of Billboard. The setting was perfect in ways both good and bad. About to debut songs from "Lightning…

  4. Filter's Jeff Fabb Barred From Denver Eatery Due to Neck Tattoos

    October 11, 2013 1:43 AM EDT Filter drummer Jeff Fabb was denied entry to a Denver restaurant on Wednesday night because of his neck tattoos. Following an Oct. 9 performance at The Summit, the band members went to join fans at Brothers Bar & Grill, a national chain based in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, and Fabb was not…

  5. John Legend Talks Seal Collaboration & 'Open Your Eyes' Cover: Watch

    October 08, 2013 1:38 PM EDT When it comes to love, John Legend is interested in tomorrow, not yesterday. "This is a new year for love; Love in the future, not the love I lost," he sings on the intro to his fourth studio album, "Love in the Future." One can see why John Legend is focused on the…

  6. Pitbull & Ke$ha Team Up For 'Timber': Hear The Harmonica Jam

    October 07, 2013 12:40 PM EDT Pitbull and Ke$ha, RCA Records label mates and recent touring partners , have gleefully linked up for Mr. 305's new single, "Timber." The track, which was unveiled on Monday (Oct. 7) during Ryan Seacrest's syndicated radio show , will delight pop fans, lumberjacks and…

  7. Miley Cyrus' 'Can't Be Tamed' Revisited: Why Her First Rebellion Didn't Work

    October 03, 2013 11:42 AM EDT Three years before "Bangerz," the pop star tried to distance herself from her Hannah Montana image. Inside the false start of Miley's adult career. Miley Cyrus has done a pretty good job of shocking people recently. First, there was her comeback single "We Can't…

  8. 2. Justin Bieber: 21 Under 21 (2013)

    September 25, 2013 8:16 AM EDT Last Year's Rank: 1 Birthdate: March 1, 1994 (Age 19) Why He's Hot: 2013 hasn't been the best year when it comes to good press for Justin Bieber. But even lending his car to a bonehead and being caught urinating into a janitor's mop bucket and yelling "F--k Bill…

  9. Kanye West Declares Himself the Biggest Rock Star of All, Blasts Designer Hedi Slimane

    September 23, 2013 8:14 PM EDT The BBC just released the first of four segments of an intimate conversation Kanye West had with interviewer Zane Lowe. The interview started typically enough, with West remarking on his 2013 album "Yeezus" -- on its recording process, his aims to subvert mainstream radio, how …

  10. Kaiser Chiefs' Ricky Wilson Named Fourth Coach of 'The Voice U.K.'

    September 19, 2013 6:15 AM EDT Ricky Wilson, lead singer of British band Kaiser Chiefs, will fill the fourth coach position on BBC One’s The Voice UK when it returns for its third season here in January, completing the show’s revamped lineup. The U.K. public broadcaster announced the news Thursday after adding Kylie…

  11. Headhunterz Announces 'Explode' Tour, Following One Crazy Summer: Exclusive

    August 29, 2013 5:08 PM EDT Hopping from festival to festival, the hardstyle emissary teaches U.S. crowds how to dance -- at 140 BPM. On a sunny Friday afternoon in May, Willem Rebergen – known to his nearly 800,000 social media followers as hardstyle star Headhunterz – sat in the back seat of an otherwise empty…

  12. Kendrick Lamar Talks 'Control': 'Actual Kings of New York' Understood It

    August 28, 2013 8:52 PM EDT "It's about leaving a mark," he said of his boastful verse, which shook up the hip-hop world. Kendrick Lamar's explosive verse on Big Sean's "Control" has shaken up the hip-hop world, and the MC himself weighed in on the considerable response on Wednesday.…

  13. 'N Sync Joins Justin Timberlake on Stage at the MTV VMAs

    August 25, 2013 11:12 PM EDT The rumors were true, 'N Sync came and then said "Bye Bye Bye." Well, it happened. After much speculation about whether or not Justin Timberlake would bring his old boy band crew ‘N Sync out during his performance tonight at the 2013 Video Music Awards, the rumors were…

  14. Sean Hannity Slams 'Coward' Ryan Adams

    August 07, 2013 5:00 PM EDT For three and a half minutes Tuesday night, Sean Hannity did his best to bash alt-country rocker Ryan Adams, whose music, according to Hannity, "isn't that popular," after Ryan posted a derogatory tweet about the conservative Fox News host Monday night. Ryan's tweet was…

  15. Drake's OVO Fest Surprises With Kanye West, Lil Wayne, TLC and J. Cole

    August 06, 2013 11:55 AM EDT Drake outdid himself at the 4th annual OVO Fest at Molson Amphitheatre in Toronto last night -- even before the two-hour show ended. TLC, Diddy, Mase, Miguel, J. Cole, Big Sean, A$AP Rocky, French Montana, Wale, Lil Mama and The Weeknd would have been more than enough to rival past OVOs…

  16. Lollapalooza 2013: Nine Inch Nails, Queens of the Stone Age, New Order Rule Muddy Day 1

    August 03, 2013 1:10 PM EDT In the final minutes of the first day of Lollapalooza (August 2) in Chicago—now in its 10th consecutive year after a 2003 revival--10,000 or so people held lighters and hugged shoulders and sang in unison along with Nine Inch Nails ' devastating ballad “Hurt,” a song so moving that…

  17. Stevie Wonder, 'Innervisions': Classic Track-By-Track Review

    August 03, 2013 12:00 PM EDT Wonder's 1973 album turns 40 today. Celebrate by taking a fresh listen and walking through a track-by-track review. The test for whether or not an album is a classic has more to do with lasting appeal and endurance than instant impact. In 1973 Stevie Wonder’s “Innervisions” hit hard…

  18. Lester Chambers Attacked After Dedicating Song to Trayvon Martin: Family

    July 15, 2013 1:10 PM EDT Lester Chambers, a key member of soul-rock group The Chambers Brothers, was attacked on stage in Hayward, California on Saturday night after apparently dedicating a song to Trayvon Martin. The 73-year-old Chambers was performing at the Hayward Russell City Blues Festival when a woman,…

  19. Justin Bieber Apologizes to Bill Clinton (But What About the Bucket?)

    July 11, 2013 9:38 AM EDT Justin Bieber has gone into damage control mode after a leaked video showed him urinating into a janitor's mop bucket and yelling "F--k Bill Clinton" while defacing a photo of the former president. The pop star claims he spoke directly with Clinton on Wednesday and it can be…

  20. The Mowgli's Take Fans on a Double Decker Bus Trek Through NYC: Live Report

    July 10, 2013 4:28 PM EDT The rising eight-piece group invited fans onto a tourist bus for an acoustic performance. A press release for the Mowgli's describes the group as the "quintessential California band," and the folk-pop octet most assuredly belongs to the Golden State, although maybe not from…

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