Chance the Rapper makes his first appearance on a Billboard rock chart, debuting at No. 48 on the-all-rock-genre Rock Airplay chart (dated Oct. 28), debuting as a featured artist on Francis and the Lights' "May I Have This Dance."
French authors' rights society Sacem has partnered with music identification company DJ Monitor to better improve accuracy in tracking royalties of electronic music played in nightclubs, live events and festivals.
A 5 a.m. wakeup call alerts some of the top music executives in Los Angeles every Friday morning, but not for meetings with clients or labels. Instead, these execs head to Runyon Canyon in their workout gear to join the Music Industry Hike Club.
As firefighters finally began to contain Northern California's deadly wildfires, country star Dierks Bentley spoke recently to both first responders and entertainment-world insiders about the original song he co-wrote, "Hold The Light," for the biographical firefighting dramatic film Only the Brave, opening wide today (Oct. 20).
At age 24, traditional country singer William Michael Morgan is something of a Throwback Thursday voice for the genre, compared favorably to Randy Travis, whose signature hits -- "On the Other Hand" and "Forever and Ever, Amen" -- predate Morgan by six to eight years.
"Loud House" creator Chris Savino's time at Nickelodeon has come to an end. The Viacom-owned cable network has fired Savino days after multiple women came forward with sexual harassment allegations against the animator.