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  1. The Year In Pop: Adele Repeats as Top Artist, Gotye Scores No. 1 Hot 100 Song

    December 14, 2012 8:23 AM EST After her watershed success in 2011, Adele triumphs again in 2012. She becomes the only act to be both the top artist of the year and have the No. 1 Billboard 200 album ("21") two years in a row. In 2011, she was the first woman to notch ...

  2. Scooter Braun, Korean Viral Video Sensation Psy Announce Label Partnership

    September 04, 2012 6:50 AM EDT Psy, the Korean pop star and U.S. viral video sensation, uploaded a short clip on his official YouTube channel Monday showing music exec Scooter Braun and himself sharing a drink and making a big announcement: sources have confirmed to Billboard t ...

  3. Former Pussycat Doll Jessica Sutta Tops Dance Songs Chart, Nicole Scherzinger

    November 09, 2011 5:30 PM EST Meow: Jessica Sutta who's debut single "Show Me" is No. 1 on Billboard's Dance/Club Play Songs Chart and one spot ahead of former Pussycat Doll bandmate Nicole Scherzinger's "Don't Hold Your Breath." Unsure ...

  4. Selena Gomez Dumps Justin Bieber...From No. 1 Spot on Social 50

    July 07, 2011 4:47 PM EDT Until this week, only four acts had ruled the still-young Social 50 chart: Rihanna, the Black Eyed Peas, Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber. But now, we have a new No. 1 artist: Selena Gomez. And, in an ironic twist, Gomez takes the crown by bumping her ...

  5. Mathew Knowles Says Split With Beyonce Shows 'She Wants To Have More Control Of Her Business'

    March 29, 2011 3:36 PM EDT Mathew Knowles says Beyonce's decision to part ways with him as a manager was part of her growing up. In an interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday, Knowles called his daughter a "very, very smart businesswoman" who is ready ...

  6. Aucoin, Manager Who Discovered Kiss, Dies At 66

    June 29, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Bill Aucoin, who discovered the rock group Kiss and helped build them into a musical and merchandising juggernaut, died Monday in Florida. He was 66. Aucoin died at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center in Aventura of surgical complications from pr ...

  7. Digital Year-End Lists Reveal Glimpse At Services' Demos

    December 16, 2009 12:00 AM EST Now's the time of year for everyone ( including Billboard ) to serve up their "Best of 2009" lists. Digital music services are no different, with iTunes, YouTube, Last.fm and others all sharing details on what content stood above th ...

  8. Jackson Fans Flood Digital Music Services

    June 26, 2009 12:00 AM EDT It's not unusual for artists to see digital sales and streams spike after being featured in the news. But like everything else he did in life, Michael Jackson took this to a new level in his death. As word of the pop superstar's passing ...

  9. The Year In Charts 2007: An Early Peek

    December 14, 2007 12:00 AM EST Daughtry, Fergie and Akon are among the 2007 chart leaders in the 387 tallies that comprise Billboard's Year in Music & Touring issue, which is on newsstands today (Dec. 14) and online at Billboard.biz and Billboard.com . The Police earne ...

  10. Modest Mouse Debuts At No. 1

    March 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Modest Mouse scores the first No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 of its career this week as "We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank" debuts on top. The Epic set moved 129,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan, mor ...

  11. Newcomer Mika To 'Grace' U.K. Top 10

    January 10, 2007 12:00 AM EST Hotly-tipped U.K.-based newcomer Mika is starting to convert his positive column inches into record sales, at least in the digital arena. Mid-week sales data indicates that the Monday (Jan. 8) release of Mika's debut single "Grace Kelly& ...

  12. Billboard Music Awards Return To Vegas

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The 2004 Billboard Music Awards have been set for Dec. 8 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will air live on Fox beginning at 8 p.m. ET (tape-delayed PT). Finalists and performers will be The 2004 Billboard Music Awards have been set f ...

  13. Chili Peppers Stay Hot On Euro Albums Chart

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The No. 1 artists on both pan-European sales charts remain in place, with Red Hot Chili Peppers' "Live In Hyde Park" (Warner Bros.) leading Top 100 Albums for a second week, while O-Zone's "Dragostea The No. 1 artists on b ...

  14. Chili Peppers Stay Hot On Euro Albums Chart

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The No. 1 artists on both pan-European sales charts remain in place, with Red Hot Chili Peppers' "Live In Hyde Park" (Warner Bros.) leading Top 100 Albums for a second week, while O-Zone's "Dragostea The No. 1 artists on b ...