Smile

  1. Beach Boys Wrap 50 Years As Questions Arise About Their 51st

    September 19, 2012 5:05 PM EDT The Beach Boys at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles for a new exhibition on the band. From left, museum executive director Robert Santelli, Mike Love, Bruce Johnston, Brian Wilson, David Marks, Al Jardine, and EMI Music North America Catalog senior ...

  2. L'Arc-en-Ciel, Japanese Visual Rock Band, To Play Madison Square Garden This Weekend

    March 23, 2012 3:15 PM EDT Leading Japanese 'visual rock' band L'Arc-en-Ciel is amidst an 11-country world tour and are slated to thrash Madison Square Garden on Sunday March 25, becoming the first Japanese band to headline the storied NYC arena. The group or ...

  3. Nicki Minaj Shoots Up To Social 50's Top 10 Following Wardrobe Malfunction

    August 11, 2011 3:43 PM EDT A wardrobe malfunction on "Good Morning America" gives Nicki Minaj a boost up to the top 10 on the Social 50. The singer slipped out of her top while performing on ABC's morning talker on Aug. 5, and in turn, the resulting media fre ...

  4. Gentlemen Hall Win Billboard's Battle of the Bands

    May 19, 2011 12:23 PM EDT Gentlemen Hall drove to Billboard & Chevy's Battle of the Bands live showdown at Las Vegas' Freemont Street Experience on Wednesday (May 18) knowing they were up against tough competition from the five other finalists chosen by Billb ...

  5. Beach Boys' Long Lost 'Smile' Album to Be Released in 2011

    March 11, 2011 10:29 AM EST The Boys of Summer: The original "Smile" recordings from the mid-1960s will finally see the light of day. (Photo: CA/Redferns) It's an event that pop music fans have been waiting for since the Summer of Love: Capitol Records is plan ...

  6. BACKBEAT: BMI Rocks CMJ's 2010 Music Marathon

    October 25, 2010 12:00 AM EDT BMI invaded Brooklyn on October 20 with its CMJ showcase at Bar Matchless. The line-up included seven promising acts: progressive pop artists, Debutaunts ; indie upstarts Lesands ; raucous rockers White Belt Yellow Tag ; Tennessee natives Heypenny ...

  7. Randy Newman Postpones European Tour

    October 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Randy Newman is postponing his 18-date European tour. The 64-year-old "I Love L.A" and "I Love to See You Smile" singer-songwriter cited "physical limitations and severe pain caused by stenosis in the lower back and neck,& ...

  8. D’Angelo Releases Buzz Single

    September 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT D’Angelo has prefaced the spring 2009 release of his third album with a new buzz single. “I Found My Smile Again,” a remake of the tune D’Angelo originally recorded for the 1996 “Space Jam” soundtrack, became available exclusively via iTunes today ...

  9. Diddy Unveils Janelle Monae In New York

    April 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Sean "Diddy" Combs presented Janelle Monae, the newest addition to the Bad Boy Records roster, to music industry insiders last night (April 3) at New York's Blender Theater. The singer/songwriter/producer is signed to the label via ...

  10. Beach Boy Wilson Lines Up U.K. Dates

    February 27, 2008 12:00 AM EST Beach Boys legend Brian Wilson has unveiled three "Greatest Hits" concerts for the United Kingdom this summer. Wilson, who premiered his highly acclaimed new work "That Lucky Old Sun (A Narrative)" last September at London' ...

  11. Wilson Beams On 'Lucky Old Sun' Project

    September 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Brian Wilson intends to record "That Lucky Old Sun," the new work he premiered at London's Royal Festival Hall on Sept. 10, the Beach Boy legend tells Billboard.biz. Wilson admits there is no specific timetable in mind for the recor ...

  12. EA, SlingShot, Lily Allen Team

    March 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST Just weeks after buying the online karaoke competition site SingShot , videogame publisher Electronic Arts has launched its first contest on the site, featuring Lily Allen . The EMI artist recorded a new version of the hit single "Smile" ...

  13. Pictures Of Lily

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST Lily Allen knows precisely where she was when she first realized her "Smile" single was taking off in the United Kingdom, where she was for most of the landmarks in her pop career: on the Internet. "I was in America and Jo Whiley pl ...

  14. Beach Boys' Love Sues Former Bandmate Wilson

    November 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Mike Love is suing his cousin and former Beach Boys bandmate Brian Wilson, but Love's attorney hopes the suit won't mar their good vibrations. (AP) -- Mike Love is suing his cousin and former Beach Boys bandmate Brian Wilson, but Love� ...

  15. Beach Boys Singer Mike Love Sues Brian Wilson

    November 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Seeks 'millions of dollars in illicit profits.' Mike Love is suing his cousin and former Beach Boys bandmate Brian Wilson, but Love's lawyer hopes the lawsuit won't mar their good vibrations. Love filed the lawsuit in federal c ...

  16. Studio Monitor

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Brian Wilson bestows a 'Smile' on ProTools at the 2005 National Assn. of Music Merchants Show. Read Chris Walsh's column. Brian Wilson bestows a 'Smile' on ProTools at the 2005 National Assn. of Music Merchants Show. Read ...

  17. Studio Monitor

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Brian Wilson bestows a 'Smile' on ProTools at the 2005 National Assn. of Music Merchants Show. Read Chris Walsh's column. Brian Wilson bestows a 'Smile' on ProTools at the 2005 National Assn. of Music Merchants Show. Read ...

  18. Studio Monitor

    January 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST A look at "Brian Wilson Presents SMiLE," a Grammy Award nominee for best engineered album, non-classical. Read Chris Walsh's column. A look at "Brian Wilson Presents SMiLE," a Grammy Award nominee for best engineered album ...

  19. MusiCares To Honor Brian Wilson

    December 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Brian Wilson is to be honored as the MusiCares 2005 Person of the Year at a dinner Feb. 11 at the Palladium in Hollywood. Brian Wilson is to be honored as the MusiCares 2005 Person of the Year. The songwriter, composer, producer and arranger -- wh ...

  20. Studio Monitor

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Recording engineer Mark Linett gives a live touch to Brian Wilson's "Smile." Read Christopher Walsh's column. Recording engineer Mark Linett gives a live touch to Brian Wilson's "Smile." Read Christopher Walsh� ...

  21. Wilson To 'Smile' On U.S. Audiences

    August 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Former Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson will bring his long-awaited "Smile" live performances to the United States this fall, after debuting the "lost masterpiece" in concert in the United Kingdom a Former Beach Boys mastermi ...

  22. Nonesuch To Release Legendary 'Smile' Album

    May 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Nearly four decades after it was initially slated for release on Capitol, Brian Wilson's "lost" Beach Boys masterpiece "SMiLE" will finally be heard by the record-buying public Sept. 28, when a newly Nearly four decades af ...