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  1. Pink Leads U.K. Midweek Chart With 'Beautiful Trauma'

    October 17, 2017 12:40 AM EDT Pink is powering to the U.K. chart summit with Beautiful Trauma (RCA), her seventh studio album, while three recordings are in the hunt for the singles crown, led by a “Rockstar.”  At the halfway point in the chart cycle, Beautiful Trauma is out i ...

  2. The Story Behind Today's Selena Quintanilla Google Doodle: Exclusive

    October 17, 2017 12:02 AM EDT On Tuesday (Oct. 17), Google premiered their first-ever Selena Quintanilla Google Doodle , an animated singing cartoon of the late Mexican-American singer designed to celebrate the life and legacy of one of Latin music's most formidable stars ...

  3. Big & Rich to Perform at Las Vegas Benefit Concert

    October 16, 2017 11:44 PM EDT Event organizers say the American country duo Big & Rich is returning to the Las Vegas stage this week for a concert to benefit people affected by the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Beasley Media Group, the owner of numerous l ...

  4. Elton John Ending Las Vegas Residency in 2018

    October 16, 2017 10:40 PM EDT Elton John will be pushing back from his piano at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas for the last time next year. John’s last performance of his show “The Million Dollar Piano” will be on May 19, 2018, after more than 200 shows. It is John’s second resid ...

  5. Pink's 'Beautiful Trauma' Set for No. 1 on Billboard 200 With 2017's Biggest Debut by a Woman

    October 16, 2017 9:41 PM EDT P!nk is on course for the biggest debut of 2017 by a woman on next week’s Billboard 200 albums chart, according to industry forecasters. Those in the know suggest her new album, Beautiful Trauma , will launch at No. 1 on the chart with over 300,00 ...

  6. Cher Joins Meryl Streep, Colin Firth in 'Mamma Mia!' Sequel

    October 16, 2017 6:58 PM EDT The role marks the pop icon's first movie appearance since 2010’s 'Burlesque,' in which she co-starred with Christina Aguilera. Cher is heading back to the big-screen for the first time in seven years. The singer-actress has joined ...

  7. Producers Guild Starts Process to Expel Harvey Weinstein

    October 16, 2017 6:47 PM EDT The producer has an opportunity to respond before a final decision is made on Nov. 6. In an unprecedented move, the Producers Guild of America has voted unanimously to institute termination proceedings for Harvey Weinstein on disciplinary grounds. ...

  8. The Anthem Is Washington D.C.'s New Monument to Rock

    October 16, 2017 6:00 PM EDT Longtime indy promoter Seth Hurwitz gives a tour of his epic 6,000-cap venue on the city's Southwest Waterfront. What's the distance between the stage and the highest seating section at the Anthem, Washington D.C.’s newest music venue? & ...

  9. Harold Pendleton, Reading Festival & Marquee Club Founder, Dies at 93

    October 16, 2017 5:02 PM EDT The Who, Jimi Hendrix and The Rolling Stones first made their names in the 1960s at the legendary London venue. Harold Pendleton, the founder of Reading Festival and London’s legendary Marquee Club -- where The Who , Jimi Hendrix and The Rolling S ...

  10. NF Scores First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With 'Perception'

    October 16, 2017 4:29 PM EDT Plus: Lil Pump & Marilyn Manson debut in top 10; Kane Brown bolts 56-5. Rapper NF notches his first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart -- and first top 10 -- as his third full-length studio album, Perception , debuts atop the list. The set ...

  11. 2018 Grammy Dates: All the Key Deadlines for Voters

    October 16, 2017 4:23 PM EDT The road to the 60th annual Grammy awards show in January 2018 starts for voters now. Below, this year's key deadlines for Academy members, from the first round of online voting to the unveiling of each winner at the much-awaited ceremony its ...

  12. Calvin Harris Donates Las Vegas Concert Proceeds to Victims' Fund

    October 16, 2017 4:03 PM EDT Calvin Harris is the latest DJ to pledge support to Las Vegas, following the devastating shooting during the Route 91 Harvest music festival there earlier this month that killed 58 and injured more than 500 more. He joins Diplo , Kaskade  and othe ...

  13. Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Almost Like Praying' Debuts as Top-Selling Song of the Week: 'I'm Filled With Gratitude'

    October 16, 2017 3:55 PM EDT The "Hamilton" creator and star earns his first top 40 Hot 100 hit. Lin-Manuel Miranda's new charity single "Almost Like Praying," featuring Artists for Puerto Rico, blasts in at No. 1 on the Digital Song Sales chart dated ...

  14. Real Estate Ex-Guitarist Matt Mondanile's Sexual Misconduct Allegations Detailed by Victims

    October 16, 2017 3:29 PM EDT Seven different women have spoken up accusing the indie musician of predatory behavior where he tried to touch, kiss and grope them without consent. On Friday news surfaced that indie rock band Real Estate 's co-founding guitarist Matt Mondan ...

  15. Post Malone & 21 Savage Earn First Hot 100 No. 1 With 'Rockstar'

    October 16, 2017 1:55 PM EDT The track is the fifth rap No. 1 of 2017, tying for the most in a single year. Plus, Portugal. The Man's "Feel It Still" is the top radio hit & Sam Smith returns to the top 10. Congratulations are in order for Post Malone, whose ...

  16. Grand Ole Opry Announces $12 Million Expansion Project

    October 16, 2017 1:43 PM EDT New retail and food options, a redesigned box office and a VIP lounge area are all part of a $12 million expansion coming to the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville over the next year and a half, Ryman Hospitality Properties announced on Monday. The ...

  17. We Are Imaginary Represents Philippines at Indonesia's Archipelago Festival

    October 16, 2017 1:17 PM EDT Following a Singapore tour last March for Rocking the Region 2017, indie pop/noise act We Are Imaginary played at this weekend's (Oct. 14-15) Archipelago Festival in Jakarta, Indonesia, as the Philippines' sole representative. A statemen ...

  18. Lady Gaga, Sheryl Crow and More Tweet #MeToo To Raise Awareness for Sexual Assault

    October 16, 2017 1:08 PM EDT The recent deluge of sexual assault and harassment allegations against film mogul Harvey Weinstein has left more space than ever for individuals to speak out regarding their own experiences. Actress Alyssa Milano began a massive Twitter trend when ...

  19. YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki on Why 'Google Memo' Writer Had to Be Fired

    October 16, 2017 12:08 PM EDT YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki has put into simple terms why James Damore , writer of the memo arguing against diversity initiatives at Google, had to be fired. In an appearance on Kara Swisher's Recode Decode podcast , Wojciki said Damore's ...

  20. Complex Networks Goes Through More Layoffs

    October 16, 2017 9:34 AM EDT Continuing a pivot to video that accelerated with the shuttering of its print edition earlier this year, Complex Networks carried out layoffs of "much of its product team" on Friday, according to tech site  Recode . "Since embarking ...

  21. MTV President Says 'TRL' Has Given Network Big Boost In Teen Viewers

    October 16, 2017 8:50 AM EDT After a nine-year break, MTV’s iconic countdown show Total Request Live returned. Though reviews were mixed, the show is responsible for an uptick in teen viewers for the network: the P12-17 rating for its first week was .13, creating an 89 percen ...

  22. Iain Shedden, Music Journalist and Former Drummer With The Saints, Dies at 60

    October 16, 2017 5:42 AM EDT Iain Shedden, former drummer with The Saints and long-serving music writer and critic for The Australian and Weekend Australian newspapers, has died at the age of 60.  One of the highest- profile music journalists in the country, Shedden had conne ...

  23. Post Malone's 'Rockstar' Extends Streak Atop Australia's Singles Chart

    October 16, 2017 2:49 AM EDT Post Malone rocks out for a third straight week at No. 1 on Australia’s singles chart with “Rockstar” (Republic/Universal), featuring 21 Savage , while the 13th installment of Triple J's Like A Version  (ABC/UMA) series blasts to the top of t ...

  24. Alyssa Milano Launches 'Me Too' Twitter Hashtag to Raise Sexual Assault Awareness

    October 15, 2017 11:55 PM EDT In the wake sexual assault and harassment allegations against Harvey Weinstein, Alyssa Milano is getting thousands of responses on Twitter to her request that people reply to her on the social network with "me too" if they have been sexu ...

  25. Las Vegas Tourism Sees Changes In Aftermath of Shooting

    October 15, 2017 10:47 PM EDT Las Vegas’ tourism sector is bracing for changes in the aftermath of the massacre that killed 58 people at an outdoor music festival. Analysts who closely track the finances of the city’s casino companies say Las Vegas will see a short-term dip in ...

  26. Taylor Swift Tops Pop Songs Chart With 'Look What You Made Me Do'

    October 15, 2017 9:45 PM EDT The former Hot 100 No. 1 is Swift's eighth pop radio leader. Taylor Swift tallies her eighth No. 1 on Billboard 's Pop Songs radio airplay chart, as "Look What You Made Me Do" lifts 3-1 on the latest tally, dated Oct. 28. The P ...

  27. Queen Latifah Receives Icon Award at Revolt Music Conference: 'She's Fearless'

    October 15, 2017 6:10 PM EDT Queen Latifah was presented with the Jimmy Iovine Icon Award on Saturday evening (Oct. 14), capping the third day of the Revolt Music Conference. Last year's honoree was Nas .  More family reunion than award ceremony, the festivities featured ...

  28. 'Hip-Hop Vs. Trump': Day 2 Highlights from Revolt Music Conference 2017

    October 15, 2017 2:05 PM EDT Another jam-packed day of sessions greeted attendees on the second day (Oct. 14) of the Revolt Music Conference -- the highlight of which was the consciousness-raising panel “Hip-Hop Vs. Trump.” Live-streamed from the Ocean Tower I ballroom at the ...

  29. 'Music Never Sleeps': Day 1 Highlights from Revolt Music Conference 2017

    October 14, 2017 1:35 PM EDT Going indie, radio versus streaming, and the ever-evolving changes happening within the music industry were among the topics discussed during the first full day of sessions at the fourth annual Revolt Music Conference Friday (Oct. 13). The night b ...

  30. 13 Things to Know About the Charts This Week: 'Mi Gente' & 'Despacito' Make History In Hot 100's Top 10

    October 14, 2017 10:00 AM EDT Cardi B 's "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)" scores its  third week at No. 1  on the Billboard Hot 100  (dated  Oct. 21 ), while J Balvin and Willy William 's "Mi Gente," now featuring Beyonce , vaults 21-3. Plus,  Shania ...

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