1. Chart Highlights: Katy Perry, Drake, Bastille Score New No. 1s

    October 14, 2013 2:35 PM EDT Perry's 'Roar' ties a record on Dance/Club Play Songs, Drake makes history on R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay and Bastille notches its first Alternative Songs leader. Plus,Thomas Rhett takes over atop Country Airplay Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of…

  2. Sensation’s Lukewarm Ocean of White Stops in Las Vegas: Review

    October 08, 2013 1:06 PM EDT On the second of its four-city fall tour, Sensation, the EDM concept concert from Belgian promoter and recent SFX acquisition ID&T, brought its Ocean of White theme to the MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas (Oct. 5). By de-emphasizing the DJ talent and pulling focus on its own concept,…

  3. Krewella Livens Up Dance Charts

    October 04, 2013 10:56 AM EDT The group’s new album arrives as its new single scale Dance/Electronic Songs.  Plus Zedd, Yoko Ono, Empire of the Sun and Katy Perry score chart victories. The first full-length album from EDM trio Krewella, “Get Wet,” debuts at No. 1 on Dance/Electronic Albums (and No. 8 on the Billboard…

  4. The Top 10 Dance-Pop Collaborations of All Time

    October 01, 2013 12:12 PM EDT When Zedd brought Paramore frontwoman Hayley Williams on his “Stay The Night,” the DJ was following a long tradition of electronic artists collaborating with established artists from other genres to make a hit. From Grammys to record-setting chart runs, these partnerships can bring…

  5. Zedd and Hayley Williams, 'Stay the Night': Exclusive Behind the Scenes Footage

    September 24, 2013 10:45 AM EDT Zedd released the video for his latest single “Stay The Night” yesterday, and it already has over 750,000 views. Now CODE takes you on-set with an exclusive first look at this behind-the-scenes video, featuring the track’s singer Hayley Williams from Paramore, director Daniel “Cloud”…

  6. Zedd Describes Working With Lady Gaga on 'ARTPOP': Watch

    September 23, 2013 1:41 PM EDT "It's like a positive fight," says the EDM whiz backstage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival. Along with scoring hits like "Clarity" and the recently released single "Stay The Night" under his own name, electronic maestro Zedd has been tapped to handle a…

  7. iHeartRadio Music Festival Saturday: Justin Timberlake Takes Back the Night From Drake & Miley Cyrus

    September 22, 2013 9:31 AM EDT Paul McCartney opens, Bruno Mars delivers and Ke$ha (literally) stumbles on closing night in Las Vegas Structurally, there is nothing else quite like the iHeartRadio Music Festival. The two-day event, which concluded its third annual stint on Saturday (Sept. 21) at the MGM Grand Garden…

  8. Dancing With Molly: The EDM Community Has an Honest Conversation About Drugs

    September 20, 2013 1:06 PM EDT In the wake of the Electric Zoo tragedies, artists and industry insiders speak out on the problems and possible solutions. The New York City Medical Examiner has determined that one of the two deaths at New York’s Electric Zoo Festival (August 30 - September 1) was caused by a chemical…

  9. Kaskade's 'Atmosphere' Heats Up Dance Charts

    September 19, 2013 6:25 PM EDT The DJ collects his second No. 1 on Dance/Electronic Albums. Plus, Zedd, Steve Aoki, Diplo and Britney Spears dent Dance/Electronic songs with new debuts. Kaskade collects his second No. 1 on Dance/Electronic Albums as “Atmosphere” enters atop the list with 19,000, according to Nielsen…

  10. Katy Perry Ties For Most Pop Songs No. 1s

    September 16, 2013 11:15 AM EDT With the coronation of 'Roar,' Perry matches Rihanna for the most No. 1s – 10 – in the airplay chart's 21-year history Katy Perry's "Roar" blasts 5-1 on Billboard's Nielsen BDS-based Pop Songs radio airplay chart. With the coronation, which dethrones…

  11. Sebastian Ingrosso, 'Reload': Exclusive Behind the Scenes of the Video

    September 13, 2013 11:40 AM EDT If you’ve been in the presence of any EDM DJ this past summer, you’ve likely heard Sebastian Ingrosso, Tommy Trash and John Martin’s “Reload.” The continent-spanning video is just as epic, with mind-boggling effects as well as entanglements with the sheer awesomeness of our planet, as…

  12. CODE Picks of the Week: Empire of the Sun, Hardwell and More

    September 06, 2013 5:18 PM EDT Each Friday the CODE crew comes to you with their favorite dance tracks of the week. Listen to the cuts below, and see what this week’s CODERs have to say. Empire Of The Sun: "DNA" (Alex Metric remix) [Astralwerks] British producer Alex Metric joins Calvin Harris this week posting…

  13. Cedric Gervais Talks 'Summertime Sadness' Remix Smash, Linking with Lana Del Rey and Blowing Up

    September 06, 2013 2:56 PM EDT The veteran DJ reaches the Top 10 and works on his own major label debut. While many in clubland know Cedric Gervais for his residency at Space in Miami, his consistent output of remixes, and an outsized personality on and off the decks, the DJ is reaching a whole new audience this summer…

  14. Krewella Launches 'Get Wet' Tour This Week With Insane Set Production: First Look

    September 05, 2013 1:13 PM EDT The Chicago trio taps Lady Gaga’s choreographer and an all-star production team for their first headlining tour. “You know I’ll sleep when I am dead” sings Jahan Yousaf on “Live For The Night,” the opening performance of Krewella’s “Get Wet” tour and a song of declarative credos…

  15. Electric Zoo Festival Canceled After Two Deaths

    September 01, 2013 11:01 AM EDT The third day of the Electric Zoo Festival today (September 1) has been canceled due to “serious health risks,” a statement from the New York City government announced and a posting from the festival confirmed. The release on NYC.gov states that two fans had died and at least four…

  16. Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga and Macklemore Rock Brooklyn at MTV VMAs 2013

    August 25, 2013 11:39 PM EDT The 2013 MTV VMAs kicked off Sunday night (Aug. 25) with its first edition in Brooklyn, and the corresponding star power was, understandably, tremendous, with the long-rumored 'N Sync reunion, plus big performances from Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and Bruno Mars. Justin Timberlake was,…

  17. MTV VMAs 2013 Preview: Justin Timberlake, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Lead A-List Cast of Nominees & Performers

    August 25, 2013 1:30 PM EDT MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS • VMAs' 55 Most Outrageous Fashions • Top 10 Crazy VMA Moments • MTV VMAs 10 Best Performances • MTV VMAs Quiz: 13 Questions • Timberlake & N'Sync To Reunite at VMAs? • Katy Perry To Debut 'Roar' on VMAs • Lady Gaga To Perform at VMAs Even if…

  18. Kenna, 'Relations (An Ode to You and Me)': Lyric Video Premiere

    August 20, 2013 12:30 PM EDT The Grammy nominated singer-songwriter signs with Dim Mak Records for the release of his three-part EP series. A year after the re-release of "Land 2 Air Chronicles I," Kenna signs to Dim Mak Records for the release of his three-part EP series, "Land 2 Air Chronicles II.…

  19. Seven Lions with Myon & Shane 54 featuring Tove Lo, 'Strangers': First Listen

    August 19, 2013 3:52 PM EDT The EDM banger is featured on the soundtrack for “Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.' It’s fitting that Seven Lions’ song “Strangers” appears on the soundtrack for “Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.” The movie, which comes to theaters this Wednesday, is the adaptation of a young adult…

  20. Paul McCartney Added to iHeartRadio Fest

    August 14, 2013 2:45 PM EDT Paul McCartney will perform at the iHeartRadio music festival in Las Vegas next month. Clear Channel said Wednesday that the former Beatle will perform on the second night of the two-day festival, which kicks off Sept. 20. He joins a list of top performers, including Justin Timberlake,…

Pages