1. Dance Music Artists React to President-Elect Donald Trump's Victory

    November 09, 2016 11:54 AM EST Half of the country begrudges a morning where Donald Trump was elected as the next President of the United States of America. In particular, the electronic music community was very engaged against the Trump candidacy, and just as the disheartened half of the populace faces the news, so too do…

  2. Pop Shop Podcast: Dance Producer Matthew Koma on Working With Britney Spears & Bruce Springsteen, His New Solo Project

    November 04, 2016 12:52 PM EDT Producer, songwriter, DJ, singer --  Matthew Koma is all of the above, and odds are you’ve heard him through one of those roles. He wrote the lyrics and melody to Zedd ’s top 10 hit “Clarity,” and has collaborated with stars ranging from Britney Spears to Tiesto to Shania Twain to Tinashe .…

  3. Dillon Francis as Pancakes, Zedd as Half of Daft Punk, and Other DJs' Halloween Costumes

    October 31, 2016 2:38 PM EDT You might be dressing up as your favorite DJ for Halloween, but what is your favorite DJ going as? Some are clever. Some are spooky. Some are delicious. If you're still looking for a costume of your own, take a page out of their book. Happy Halloween! [readmore:7557691] Diplo My second…

  4. Zedd and Daya Exchange Phone Numbers And More Inside Scoop

    October 24, 2016 5:25 PM EDT Daya & Zedd Exchange Digits Is a date with   Zedd in   Daya’s future? The 27-year-old DJ and the singer, who turns 18 on Oct. 24, exchanged phone numbers at  Nylon  magazine’s party for its October It Girl issue at Doheny Room in West Hollywood. They met and posed together for pictures…

  5. 10 Best Pop Hooks in Dance Music: Critic's Picks

    October 19, 2016 7:02 PM EDT These days, dance music and pop are practically inseparable. Unless you're making noise trance or subterraneous house, one producer's ability to cross over to terrestrial radio has never been stronger. More often than not, superstar DJs team with A-list entertainers to concoct…

  6. Mad Decent Artist Big Makk Killed in Car Crash

    August 29, 2016 5:10 PM EDT Orlando's beloved DJ and producer and Mad Decent artist Samisoni Koroitamudu, aka Big Makk, has been killed in a car crash in Casselberry, Florida. He was 25. According to a report from  Orlando Weekly , Koroitamudu and three others traveling in a Dodge Charger crashed into a tree at 7 a…

  7. The 8 Best Ariana Grande Songs Remixed

    August 16, 2016 5:58 PM EDT It should come as no surprise that remixes of Ariana Grande  songs aren't hard to come by. Lil' miss Grande is no stranger to the world of dance music production. She's gotten down to booth business with Zedd, Diplo, and Cashmere Cat, each representing a unique yet quite…

  8. DJs React to Hillary Clinton Being Nominated for President at DNC

    July 27, 2016 4:04 PM EDT The presidential primaries are over, and now, the nation turns to face the reality of our strange, history-making general election.  The DJ world is as divided as the rest of us, and at times, just as hard to gauge. Here's what some of your faves had to say: Diplo Heading to the …

  9. Hailee Steinfeld Tastes Love With Zedd & Grey on 'Starving'

    July 15, 2016 2:32 PM EDT Zedd has been tapped by plenty of pop princesses to inject dance floor hits with an added electro edge, but on his new collaboration with Hailee Steinfeld and EDM duo Grey, recently teased in a series of Instagram clips from the singer, big drops and bright synths take a backseat to sweet,…

  10. 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…

  11. Help Zedd Name His New Song

    May 25, 2016 11:49 AM EDT Zedd  may be a dance music sensation now, but the producer and DJ's roots run deep in classical training, with an affinity for the piano and drums. He still composes pieces on the piano -- including a version of his song "Spectrum" -- and now he's asking fans for help with…

  12. EDC New York 2016 Day 1 Highlights: DJ Snake, Sleepy Tom, a Marriage Proposal & More

    May 15, 2016 1:05 PM EDT EDC returned to New York this weekend with a stacked lineup: a mix of stars (Zedd), youngsters with fresh hits (Sleepy Tom, Yellow Claw), and bare-bones techno veterans (Green Velvet). Billboard recaps the best moments from the first day at Citi Field. Pasquale Rotella on What Makes EDC New…

  13. Zedd & Kesha, Beyonce's 'Lemonade' Songs Debut on Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks

    May 05, 2016 6:11 PM EDT Zedd and Kesha  paint the chart red as their “True Colors” enters at No. 1 on the Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks chart dated May 14 . The cut, an updated version of the title track to Zedd’s 2015 album, earns notable Twitter interest as it marks Kesha’s first single release since 2013.…

  14. Dr. Luke Détente? How Kesha Was Able to Record With Zedd During Heated Legal Battle

    April 29, 2016 3:18 PM EDT Just after midnight on April 29, Kesha and Zedd released their new collaborative single , "True Colors," on Vevo. A cover of the producer's song from last year, it's Kesha's first new release since the beginning of her long-running, heated legal battle against…

  15. Felguk Unveils Dance Remix of Zedd's 'True Colors': Exclusive Premiere

    April 18, 2016 3:48 PM EDT Felguk have a friendship that runs deep with fellow producer Zedd , filled with tour memories and collaborative efforts. Now the Brazilian duo share an upbeat dance remix for the title track from Zedd's True Colors album, exclusively with Billboard Dance . Zedd on 2016 Plans: 'I&…

  16. Zedd on 2016 Plans: 'I'm Not Going to Release a New Album This Year'

    March 16, 2016 2:25 PM EDT turned out to be a monumental year for Zedd . The DJ/producer dropped his sophomore album, True Colors , recruiting top talents such as  Selena Gomez , Troye Sivan , Echosmith and more. Watch Zedd's 'Papercut' Video Featuring an Animated Troye Sivan "When you release…

  17. CounterPoint Music Festival 2016 Canceled

    March 14, 2016 4:08 PM EDT The 2016 CounterPoint Music Festival has been canceled. The reason for the cancellation -- which was announced in a post on the festival's Facebook page -- was not specified, but the statement said organuzers are "working on several options concerning the festival's return.…

  18. Watch Zedd's 'Papercut' Video Featuring an Animated Troye Sivan

    February 18, 2016 11:55 AM EST Zedd ’s "Papercut" featuring Troye Sivan  is the fourth single off his True Colors album to receive the visual treatment, although this video went through an unusually collaborative process. Electric Daisy Carnival New York Announces 2016 Lineup: David Guetta, Zedd, Madeon &…

  19. Electric Daisy Carnival New York Reveals 2016 Lineup & Trailer: David Guetta, Zedd, Madeon & More

    February 11, 2016 2:00 PM EST Electric Daisy Carnival New York’s 2016 lineup has been announced. Electric Daisy Carnival New York Headed to CitiField in 2016 With Expanded Layout Familiar faces Oliver Heldens , Seven Lions and DJ Snake return to the stage while principal acts David Guetta , Zedd , Madeon and more join…

  20. Bruno Mars Celebrates T-Mobile Launch With Zedd & Lil Jon: 'Put Your Phones Down & Party With Us!'

    November 11, 2015 6:00 PM EST Bruno Mars might be known for "Uptown Funk," but he brought the party downtown on Tuesday night. The singer/songwriter performed in downtown Los Angeles at the Shrine Auditorium to celebrate T-Mobile's launch of Un-Carrier X. Before Mars hit the stage, Zedd and Lil Jon & DJ…

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