Green Light

  1. The Billboard Green 10

    April 07, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Sure, gas is back to $2.50 per gallon and people are more concerned about saving their jobs than the whales. But the artists who made the Billboard Green 10 this year dedicated time, money and their fame to showing that environmental progress shou ...

  2. Billboard Q&A: Songwriter Rick Nowels

    January 09, 2009 12:00 AM EST After penning songs for the likes of Stevie Nicks and Belinda Carlisle, veteran pop songwriter Rick Nowels used 2008 as the year to write for the urban pop audience. As such, Nowels, who lives in London, traveled to Los Angeles and helped balladee ...

  3. John Legend Taps Apple's Album Feature

    September 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT John Legend is the latest artist to embrace iTunes' Complete My Album feature as a marketing tool, leading up to his next album, "Evolver," due Oct. 28. The campaign actually began July 29 with the release of the album's first ...

  4. CARE To Honor John Legend

    June 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Singer John Legend will join the ranks of Nelson Mandela and Sir Elton John in receiving the CARE Humanitarian Award for Global Change this month. CARE, a Non-Profit organization, will honor Legend during their 62nd anniversary celebration, held i ...

  5. Legend Seeking Ad Savvy For New Album

    April 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT R&B singer John Legend is seeking non-traditional advertisers to power his upcoming as-yet-untitled album, slated for September. Legend previewed his eight songs for Billboard recently at New York’s Legacy studios and, amid the private listeni ...