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LMFAO: The Billboard Cover Story

Neighbors be damned -- with LMFAO's single, "Party Rock Anthem," hitting No. 1 in 18 countries, the duo's party isn't likely to end soon.
Kelly Rowland Talks Destiny's Child Reunion, Working With Lil Wayne & David Guetta

Kelly Rowland Steps Out With 'Motivation' On New Album

With 18 weeks on Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, including seven nonconsecutive weeks at No. 1, Kelly Rowland’s breathless pillow-talk ballad “Motivation,” featuring Lil Wayne, is undeniably one of the summer’s best songs and biggest hits.
SBTRKT Catches 'Fire' with Drake Remix, Self-Titled Debut

SBTRKT Catches 'Fire' with Drake Remix, Self-Titled Debut

For European dance music producers looking to broaden their audience in the United States, it's hard to beat a Drake remix. The platinum-selling rap superstar is known for hopping on songs by artists that fall far outside the confines of rap-Lykke Li, Jamie xx, Jai Paul-and expanding their reach.
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RedOne: The Billboard Cover Q&A

RedOne -- from Lady Gaga to Usher to Enrique Iglesias to Jennifer Lopez, and now U2 -- has a broad and ferocious definition of sound.