Lady Gaga

  1. Gaga Takes Britney's Twitter Crown

    August 23, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lady Gaga has overtaken Britney Spears on Twitter. Gaga had more than 5,746,000 followers today (Aug. 23) compared to 5,706,000 for Britney Spears. Spears was the No. 1 celebrity on Twitter for three months after taking the top spot from Ashton Ku ...

  2. Web Trends: Jackie Evancho, Richie Hayward, Carrie Underwood and more

    August 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 4pm) 14. Jackie Evancho video This 10-year old girl made headlines with her Susan Boyle-esque performance on "America's Got Talent" earlier this week. 19. Richie Hayward The Little Feat founder and drummer passe ...

  3. Live Nation Joins Effort To Pre-Sue Bootleggers

    August 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Live Nation has now joined AEG in filing a lawsuit , this time against several John Does in advance of this weekend's OzzFest, featuring Ozzy Osbourne, in Devore, Calif. Here's the complaint , filed in U.S. District Court in California o ...

  4. Songkick Lands Partnerships With YouTube, Vevo

    August 10, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Songkick has launched content partnerships with YouTube and Vevo, co-founder and CEO Ian Hogarth exclusively revealed to Billboard. These and other content syndication deals are helping to make the young London-based company a player in online con ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Lady Gaga Earns Record 13 MTV VMA Nominations

    August 03, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lady Gaga has earned a record-breaking 13 MTV VMA nominations, the network announced today (Aug. 3). The pop star's "Bad Romance" video is up for Video of the Year, Best Pop Video, Best Female Video and Best Dance Video, among other ...

  8. Web Trends: Amelle Berrabah, Artscape 2010, Pink and more

    July 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 4pm) 16. Amelle Berrabah Amelle is a member of British girlgroup Sugababes, and is currently trending after being photographed leaving a yoga studio. 9. Artscape 2010 Acts such as Wale, Musiq Soulchild and Cold War Kids are pl ...

  9. Web Trends: The Band Perry, Converse, Nelly Furtado and more

    July 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 11am) 9. The Band Perry New country band “The Band Perry” played on Fox News this morning. YouTube Most Viewed Today 1. You dun goofed up 2. Pink Accident - Nürnberg 15.07.2010 3. Converse - "All Summer" - Music Vide ...

  10. Web Trends: Howard Stern, Katy Perry, Usher, Beatles and more

    July 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 4pm) 17. Alexa Ray Joel Alexa was on the Howard Stern show this morning to promote her new single “Notice Me.” YouTube Most Viewed Today 1. Katy Perry California Girls Miley Cyrus Can't Be Tamed Lyrics Shakira She Wolf La ...

  11. Web Trends: Alexa Ray Joel, Howard Stern, Spinal Tap, Sean Kingston and more

    July 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 11am) 2. Alexa Ray Joel Alexa was on the Howard Stern show this morning to promote her new single “Notice Me.” 9. Spinal Tap It is unclear why ”Spinal Tap” is currently trending. YouTube Most Viewed Today 1. Katy Perry Califor ...

  12. Mid-Year Chart Best-Sellers Re-cap

    July 09, 2010 12:00 AM EDT With the 2010 year half over, we pause to take a glance at some of the top selling albums and songs so far and how they stack up compared to where we were a year ago. Thanks to Eminem's recently released "Recovery," we squeak by wit ...

  13. Lady Gaga To Set New Facebook Record

    July 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lady Gaga is about to become the first living person to reach 10 million Facebook friends, according to tracking firm Famecount.com. That’s in addition to 4.7 million Twitter followers, notes a Reuters report . By way of comparison, Michael Jackso ...

  14. Web Trends: Sergio 'El Shaka' Vega, Lady Gaga, Kylie Minogue and more

    June 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music Terms on Google (as of 4pm) 19. Sergio ‘El Shaka’ Vega Mexican singer Sergio ‘El Shaka’ Vega was murdered by gunmen on the way to a concert just hours after denying reports of his death. YouTube Most Viewed Today 1. Lady Gaga @ Elton John� ...

  15. Web Trends: Vanessa Carlton, Lady Gaga, Eminem, K'naan and more

    June 21, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 4pm) 4. Vanessa Carlton Singer Vanessa Carlton reportedly declared herself a "proud bisexual woman" for the first time in front of a crowd at the Nashville Pride Festival at which she was headlining. 11. Lady Gaga Ya ...

  16. Jay-Z, Stevie Wonder Run The Farm At Bonnaroo 2010

    June 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Jay-Z ran the farm in Manchester, Tenn. last night running through a blazing 90-minute set on the main stage of Bonnaroo, redeeming Kanye West's 2008 sunrise special and hip-hop's checkered festival past. Jay's set, though devoid of ...

  17. Web Trends: Shania Twain, Paramore, Waka Waka and More

    June 09, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music terms on Google Trends (as of 4pm) 3. Frédéric Thiébaud Shania Twain, whose divorce from Robert "Mutt" Lange finalizes this week, was seen with Frédéric Thiébaud at the Swiss Red Cross Ball on May 29. Youtube Music Most Viewed Toda ...

  18. Web Trends: Lollapalooza, Lady Gaga, Marvin Isley and More

    June 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music terms on Google Trends (as of 4pm) 2. Lollapalooza 2010 Lineup The 2010 Lollapalooza Lineup was announced today with headliners Lady Gaga, Green Day and Soundgarden as well as Cypress Hill, Erykah Badu, Devo, Drive-By Truckers, Blues Travele ...

  19. Web Trends: Bret Michaels, Janet Jackson, David Guetta and more

    May 21, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music terms on Google Trends (as of 12pm) 6. Bret Michaels Back in Hospital Poison singer Bret Michaels, who just recovered from a brain hemmorhage, has returned to the hospital after suffering a 'warning stroke.' 14. Janet Jackson New H ...

  20. Lily Allen Wins Three 'Ivors'

    May 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT A tearful Lily Allen won three Ivor Novello Awards at the ceremony for British songwriters in London - and said she now plans to focus on writing for other artists. There were also awards for alt-rock act Bat For Lashes , singer songwriter Paolo N ...

  21. AC/DC Makes It 4 Weeks Atop Euro Chart

    May 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The front-runners on Billboard's pan-European sales charts both extend their stays at No. 1, AC/DC's "Iron Man 2" soundtrack (Columbia/Sony Music Entertainment) for a fourth week on European Albums and Stromae for an eighth non ...

  22. Billboard Bits: John Fogerty, Kara DioGuardi, RedOne, Taylor Swift and More

    May 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Prior to the start of last evening's (May 18) 58th annual BMI Pop Awards , Billboard caught up with several honorees on the red carpet: * Before receiving this year's BMI Icon award, John Fogerty left no doubt as to why he's such a ...

  23. Web Trends: Yo Gabba Gabba Live, Avenged Sevenfold, Ke$ha and More

    May 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music terms on Google Trends (as of 4pm) 6. Yo Gabba Gabba Live DJ Lance Rock and the cast of Nick Jr. show "Yo Gabba Gabba!" will begin a 60 city North American tour on August 27 at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts in Bethel, NY. Youtub ...

  24. Web Trends: 'American Idol,' Lee DeWyze, Justin Bieber and More

    May 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music terms on Google Trends (as of 12pm) 3. Lee DeWyze Hallelujah Video 20. Lee DeWyze Simple Man Lee performed "Simple Man" as well as Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" at the request of Simon Cowell on last night's top ...

  25. Web Trends: Ronnie James Dio, Lloyd Banks, Travie McCoy, And More

    May 17, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music terms on Google Trends (as of 4 p.m.) *No trending music terms at this time* Youtube Music Most Viewed Today 1. Greyson Chance on Ellen! 2. Lloyd Banks - I Get Around (from 4-30-09 mixtape) HFM2 COMING SOON 3. ELENA KARLEUSA ARENA 15.MAJ. KO ...

  26. Web Trends: Nashville Rising, Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber and More

    May 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 4pm) 3. Lena Horne Funeral Legendary actress and jazz singer Lena Horne, known for hits like "Stormy Weather," died on Sunday in New York at the age of 92. 7. Nashville Rising "Nashville Rising" is benefit ...

  27. Web Trends: World of Dance, Beyonce, Miley Cyrus and More

    May 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music terms on Google Trends (as of 11am) 11. World of Dance A dance performance of Beyoncé's "Single Ladies" on the World of Dance tour is stirring the Web. 17. 12 Year Old Sings Lady Gaga A sixth grader named Greyson Michael Chanc ...

  28. AC/DC Tops Euro Chart For Third Week

    May 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT AC/DC holds off new entries to the European Albums top ten by Diana Vickers, Mark Medlock and the Deftones to start a third week at No. 1 with the "Iron Man 2" soundtrack (Columbia/Sony Music Entertainment). Stromae 's "Alors O ...

  29. Web Trends: Lady Gaga, Drake, Jason Derulo and More

    May 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT . Greyson Chance 18. 6th Grader Sings Lady Gaga A sixth grader named Greyson Michael Chance is quickly becoming a YouTube sensation with his piano rendition of Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi" and Bieber-inspired hairdo. Youtube Music Most ...

  30. Web Trends: Grayson Michael Chanc, RIAA, The Beatles and More

    May 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music terms on Google Trends (as of 11am) 18. Grayson Michael Chance A sixth grader named Greyson Michael Chance is quickly becoming a YouTube sensation with his piano rendition of Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi" and Bieber-inspired hairdo. ...

  31. 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 ...

  32. Web Trends: Bret Michaels, New Money Twinz, Ciara, William Shatner and more

    April 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 4pm) 16. Bret Michaels Bret Michaels is reportedly conscious and talking in the ICU, though his speech is slurred and he remains in critical condition after a brain hemorrhage Thursday night. Doctors are running tests to deter ...

  33. Web Trends: Bret Michaels, Bette Midler, Conan O'Brien, Lil Wayne and more

    April 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Muisc terms on Google Trends (as of 11 am) 1. Bret Michaels Condition Bret Michaels is reportedly conscious and talking in the ICU, though his speech is slurred and he remains in critical condition after a brain hemorrhage Thursday night. Doctors ...

  34. Web Trends: Rihanna, Oprah, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga and more

    April 23, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music Terms on Google Trends (as of 11am) *No Trending Music Terms at this time* Youtube Most Viewed Today 1. When We Say (Juicebox) - AJ Rafael 2. Rihanna falls on stage while singing Let Me (21-04-2010) 3. The Seeds Of Hope (by proXima) 4. Tinie ...

  35. Web Trends: Ciara, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Lloyd Banks and more

    April 22, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music terms on Google Trends (as of 4pm) *No Trending Music Terms at this time* Youtube Most Viewed Today 1. Ciara featuring Ludacris - Ride 2. The iPad DJ: @ranajune 3. When We Say (Juicebox) - AJ Rafael - Official Music Video - Wong Fu Productio ...

  36. Spotify Teams With Metric, Responds To Gaga Reports

    April 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT European streaming service Spotify has partnered with Canadian rock act Metric on a promotion for the band's album and tour. The promotion includes a 25% discount on Metric shows for Spotify users, and an offer to buy the current album " ...

  37. Lady Gaga At No.1 On European Albums, Singles

    April 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT There's a returning heroine at the top of Billboard's European Albums chart, as Lady Gaga's "The Fame" (Interscope/Universal) goes back to No. 1 in its 65th week. That makes for another double triumph for the pop superstar ...

  38. Lady Gaga Bags 5 MTV Japan Award Noms

    April 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lady Gaga has picked up five nominations for this year’s MTV Japan Video Music Awards, to be held May 29 at Yoyogi National Stadium in Tokyo. The singer was nominated five times for her global hit “Poker Face,” including nods for best video, best ...

  39. Business Matters: Lady Gaga, SeatGeek, Ke$ha and More

    March 25, 2010 12:00 AM EDT -- Lady Gaga 's videos three main videos ("Poker Face," "Bad Romance" and "Just Dance") have surpassed 1 billion views worldwide, according to Visible Measures figures posted at TechCrunch. Soulja Boy's &quo ...

  40. British Music Sales Hold Steady In 2009

    March 23, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The U.K.'s recorded music sales held up in 2009 and performed better in a year-on-year comparison than video and computer games, according to new retail sales data published by the Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA). The trade body ...

  41. Lady Gaga Retakes U.K. Singles, Albums Charts

    March 22, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lady Gaga scored another U.K. chart double on the Official Charts Company's albums and singles surveys. The Interscope/Universal single "Telephone," featuring Beyoncé, jumped 12-1 in its 16th week, while Gaga's "The Fame&q ...

  42. Producer Files $35M Suit Against Lady Gaga

    March 18, 2010 12:00 AM EDT A songwriter and music producer who claims he helped launch Lady Gaga says she squeezed him out of her lucrative career after he co-wrote some of her songs, came up with her stage name and helped get her record deal. Rob Fusari filed a $35 million ...

  43. Lady Gaga, Beyonce Match Mariah's Record

    March 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT With one song, two divas make history on Billboard's Mainstream Top 40 chart. With a 2-1 rise for "Telephone," Lady Gaga and the track's featured artist Beyonce have tied the record for most No. 1s since the Nielsen BDS-based r ...

  44. Lady Gaga Wins Big At ECHO Awards

    March 05, 2010 12:00 AM EST Lady Gaga was the main winner of the ECHO German music awards, held in front of an audience of 4,000 in Berlin. Lady Gaga - who did not attend - got the awards in the categories female artist rock/pop international, best newcomer of the year inter ...

  45. Simon Cowell: A Woman Will Win 'Idol'

    February 19, 2010 12:00 AM EST Simon Cowell believes a woman is likely to win his final season on "American Idol." The acerbic British judge told a teleconference Thursday he thinks one of the 12 women among the ninth season's 24 semifinalists has a good shot to ...

  46. Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga Help Boost BRITs Ratings

    February 17, 2010 12:00 AM EST TV ratings for the BRIT Awards, which included performances from Robbie Williams, Kasabian and Lady Gaga as well as a duet from Jay-Z and Alicia Keys, peaked at 6.3 million viewers. The live broadcast on ITV1 last night (Feb. 16) averaged 5.8 mill ...

  47. Lady Gaga, JLS, Florence Rule At BRIT Awards

    February 16, 2010 12:00 AM EST Lady Gaga was the big winner at the 2010 BRIT Awards at London's Earls Court with three wins, but British acts JLS and Florence and the Machine snagged important awards on the night. There were strong performances from Gaga, U.K. rock act Kas ...

  48. Lady GaGa Plots Arena Tour

    February 05, 2010 12:00 AM EST Lady GaGa will play North American and European arenas this year and Live Nation Entertainment’s global touring division will take the reins as promoter/producer. GaGa is set to begin a run of dates in the U.K. (promoted by AEG Live) on Feb. 18 at ...

  49. Grammys Preview: Who Will The Post-Grammys Sales Winners Be?

    January 29, 2010 12:00 AM EST The Grammy Awards provide a major sales boost to a handful of artists each year and the big winners can typically expect five to eight weeks of heightened sales after the show’s broadcast. The artists who benefit the most? It’s always mix of award ...

  50. Drake, Lil Wayne, Eminem and Travis Barker To Perform At Grammys

    January 28, 2010 12:00 AM EST Drake, Lil Wayne, Eminem and Travis Barker are the latest acts added to the Grammy roster. According to an early Thursday tweet posted on the official Grammy Awards Twitter page, the three rappers and drummer will team up for a "special perfo ...

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