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  1. Lady Gaga Donates $1M To Red Cross For Sandy

    November 07, 2012 2:10 PM EST Mother Monster Says: The post was has over 10,000 'likes' on Facebook and over 3,000 shares on Twitter. (LittleMonsters.com Screenshot) Lady Gaga is donating $1 million to the Red Cross to aid those affected by Superstorm Sandy. The New ...

  2. Zedd Is Busy Making Moves

    October 15, 2012 9:33 AM EDT The EDM producer's big success is no accident. On the list of things that can supercharge a new artist's career, a supportive tweet from Lady Gaga to her 30.2 million followers is right up there. So on Aug. 22, when she tweeted, " ...

  3. Backbeat: Of Monsters and Men, Jezabels Play Billboard's Packed Post Party At Chicago's Double Door

    August 07, 2012 2:26 PM EDT Iceland's Of Monster and Men performing at Billboard's Post Party at Chicago's Double Door. (Photo: Dana Loftus) Billboard capped off an eventful Lollapalooza weekend Sunday night with a Post Party at Chicago's Double Door , pr ...

  4. Azealia Banks Named New Face of Alexander Wang Campaign

    July 26, 2012 8:30 PM EDT Following in the footsteps of Santigold, Spank Rock and freaky rap duo Die Antwoord, Azealia Banks has been named the new face of T by Alexander Wang. In a new video for the campaign, Banks struts and pouts for the camera as she sings pieces of &q ...

  5. Why The Wanted Play Gay Clubs: Marketing, Music And The LGBT Community's Mainstream Music Clout

    June 12, 2012 12:45 PM EDT When the Wanted was looking to book its first major U.S. gigs in January, the British pop group didn't just call up Live Nation or AEG to reach the tween- and teen-girl fan base courted by the generations of boy bands that had come before the ...

  6. Madonna Refuses To Cancel St. Petersburg Show Despite Russian City's Anti-Gay Regulation, Planned Protests

    March 26, 2012 5:25 PM EDT Madonna's Facebook post on the controversy surrounding her St. Petersburg show. MOSCOW -- Madonna's new album "MDNA" may have come out today, but a concert scheduled for Aug. 9 in St. Petersburg is already causing controversy. ...

  7. Lady Gaga, Jason Aldean to Perform at 'Grammy Nominations Concert Live'

    October 25, 2011 11:48 AM EDT Lady Gaga and Jason Aldean are the first performers announced for the "Grammy Nominations Concert Live" TV special, which takes place live on Wednesday, November 30, from 10-11 p.m. ET/PT at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live. LL Cool J will ag ...

  8. Lady Gaga Beats "Lady Goo Goo" in UK Court

    October 14, 2011 11:35 AM EDT Pop star Lady Gaga has won an injunction stopping the makers of an online children's game from promoting an animated character called Lady Goo Goo, the company involved said Friday. British company Mind Candy is behind the Moshi Monsters site ...

  9. Backbeat: The Kin Host Foodie Feast, Rock Show @ Kingswood Restaurant

    October 13, 2011 4:30 PM EDT We Are Family: From Left: The Kin's Shakerleg, producer Tony Visconti, the Kin's Thorry and Isaac Koren (Photo: Christa Titus) Soulful music group the Kin transformed the downstairs of New York's Kingswood Restaurant into its own pe ...

  10. Lady Gaga Loses Legal Fight With Fan Over LadyGaga.org

    September 23, 2011 10:49 PM EDT Sounds like theme of a Lady Gaga hit song, but instead, this is the plot line of a dispute involving the domain name, LadyGaga.org . In August, the artist formerly known as Stefani Germanotta submitted a complaint to the National Arbitration Forum ...

  11. Web Trends: Watch The New Hole Video

    September 20, 2011 3:15 PM EDT Google Trends: 3. bob hope : Hope's wife, singer Dolores Hope, passed away yesterday 7. chaz bono : Chaz Bono appeared on the season premiere of Dancing With The Stars last night 10. dancing with the stars : The show premiered its latest seas ...

  12. Mexican Singer Christian Chavez Recognized By GLAAD

    May 16, 2011 2:05 PM EDT Mexican singer/songwriter Christian Chávez was recognized as the Outstanding Spanish Language Music Artist at the GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco. Chavez was selected to receive the trophy for his work in increasing the visibility and understa ...

  13. Kanye West, Willow Smith, Lady Gaga Takes Home Key Wins from MTV's O Awards

    April 28, 2011 7:05 PM EDT Lady Gaga emerged as the clear winner of MTV's inaugural O Awards, an awards show designed to fete all things digital music related. The event was streamed online Thursday (April 28) night from Las Vegas. Lady Gaga won the prize for Most Inno ...

  14. Tyler the Creator and Lady Gaga Lead MTV's O Music Award Nominations

    April 05, 2011 7:17 AM EDT Lady Gaga and Tyler the Creator lead MTV's newly inaugurated O Music Awards with three nominations each. MTV announced Tuesday the categories and nominees for its new Web-based awards show, a celebration of digital music. Categories include b ...

  15. Target's Public Relations Vice President On Company's Relationship With Lady Gaga, LGBT Initiatives

    February 18, 2011 12:10 PM EST What follows is an edited transcript of Billboard Editorial Director Bill Werde's interview with Target Vice President of Public Relations Dustee Tucker Jenkins, regarding the company's partnership with Lady Gaga to release an exclusive ...

  16. New Music Seminar Embraces A 'Reset' Music Business

    February 17, 2011 10:19 AM EST The upshot of this year's New Music Seminar could probably be summed up with Tuesday's exuberantly titled panel, "The Music Business Isn't Over…Press the Reset Button and Start All Over. It's a New Game and The Good News I ...

  17. @CES 2011: Lady Gaga Unveils New Digital Polaroid Products

    January 06, 2011 12:00 AM EST Lady Gaga proved to be the star of the first official day of CES 2011, taking the stage in the Polaroid booth to unveil a line of products she helped design. The Polaroid booth was jammed with throngs of fans, press, and passersby who stood around ...

  18. BETTER KNOW A PANELIST: Comma's Bonny Dolan

    August 30, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Name: Bonny Dolan Title: Executive Producer, Comma Panel: Sept. 15 2:30 p.m. Music Supervision 101: Finding the Perfect Song; 5:30 p.m. Networking Happy Hour. For more information or to register for our Music & Advertising conference in Chicag ...

  19. Web Trends: Fantasia, Justin Bieber, Six Rappers and Their Worst Summer Jobs and more

    August 10, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 11am) 15. Fantasia sex tape Former "American Idol" winner allegedly stars in a sex tape. 17. Justin Bieber water bottle Justin Bieber was hit with a water bottle on stage at a recent concert. Digg Music Video 24 Hour ...

  20. Web Trends: Daddy Yankee, Rod Stewart, Ray LaMontagne and more

    August 09, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 4pm) 5. Ramon Ayala Ramon Ayala, better known as Daddy Yankee, will be performing Sunday at the Gonzales Summer Fest, which kicks off Saturday in Centennial Park in Gonzales, Calif. 9. Penny Lancaster Rod Stewart and his third ...

  21. Lady Gaga, Lily Allen Boost U.K. Pop Sales

    May 05, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Albums by Lady Gaga, Paolo Nutini, Lily Allen and Robbie Williams helped pop claim its biggest share of U.K album sales last year since 2003. The figures from labels trade body the BPI showed that the genre accounted for 29% of album sales in 2009 ...

  22. @ CES: Lady Gaga New Face Of Polaroid

    January 07, 2010 12:00 AM EST Polaroid signed Lady Gaga to a multi-year partnership in which the pop star will serve as creative director for a specialty line of Polaroid Imaging products. Lady Gaga will be at the Polaroid booth at CES in Las Vegas 10:45 am pacific "to ta ...

  23. PIAS Signs Placebo

    January 18, 2009 12:00 AM EST During the MidemNet conference in Cannes, PIAS Entertainment Group announced that it has signed alternative rock act Placebo, which had a long association with EMI. Placebo has released albums via EMI's Virgin label since its 1996 self-titled ...

  24. AOL Music Launches Site For GLBT Community

    January 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 'G-Sides' sponsored by Motorola. AOL Music launched a new site today (Jan. 23) called "G-Sides, Music for the GLBT Community." An explanation on the Site explains that G-Sides is "the gay and lesbian artists we love. The i ...

  25. Making The Brand

    August 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Yes, we attended the Aug. 4 launch of the RuPaul Doll at the Arcadia Gallery in New York. And yes, we were as shocked as everyone else in the packed room when RuPaul arrived--out of drag. Read Michael Yes, we attended the Aug. 4 launch of the RuPa ...