Video Music Awards

  1. Odesza Debuts at No. 1 on Top Dance/Electronic Albums

    September 21, 2017 9:19 PM EDT Plus, Taylor Swift and Portugal. The Man go top 10 on Dance/Mix Show Airplay, while Hardwell & Austin Mahone rule Dance Club Songs. Odesza scores its second No. 1 on Billboard's Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart (dated Sept. 30), debuting ...

  2. Questlove Announces New Book of Advice Filled With Life Lessons

    September 21, 2017 8:00 PM EDT 'Creative Quest' is described as "a guide to living your best life" and will come out on April 24, 2018. Questlove, the co-founder of the Grammy-winning hip-hop group The Roots  and the musical director of The Tonight Show Star ...

  3. Hailee Steinfeld, Alesso & Florida Georgia Line Debut in Hot Dance/Electronic Songs Top 10

    September 21, 2017 7:24 PM EDT "Let Me Go," also with Watt, enters at No 9. Plus, The Chainsmokers & Coldplay return to the top. Singer Hailee Steinfeld , teaming with co-lead Swedish DJ Alesso , appears for the first time and scores her first top 10 on Billboard& ...

  4. David Lee Roth Signs With ICM Partners

    September 21, 2017 6:45 PM EDT Diamond Dave is the original and present lead singer of Van Halen. Legendary rocker David Lee Roth has signed with ICM Partners worldwide in all areas, The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively learned. As the original lead singer of Van Halen , Roth ...

  5. Lady Gaga's Joanne World Tour Earns $52 Million in Opening Trek

    September 21, 2017 6:22 PM EDT Highlights from the North American run include the pop star’s first headlining performances at American stadiums. Lady Gaga ’s Joanne World Tour topped $52 million in ticket sales during its opening trek through North America based on box office t ...

  6. Blink-182 Joins Linkin Park's Chester Bennington Tribute Concert

    September 21, 2017 5:07 PM EDT Members of Korn, Avenged Sevenfold and System of a Down will also perform at the event, which hits the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on Oct. 27. Following the suicide of Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington in July, Blink-182 canceled its tw ...

  7. Scooter Braun Talks Philanthropy, Says Justin Bieber Will Explain Tour Cancellation 'When He's Ready'

    September 21, 2017 3:30 PM EDT Appearing on 'CBS This Morning,' he also discussed Kanye West and his political aspirations. Scooter Braun is manager to the industry's biggest stars in Justin Bieber , Ariana Grande and Kanye West , but has also stepped up lately i ...

  8. Unreleased 1963 Beatles Demo Up for Sale on eBay: Listen to a Snippet

    September 21, 2017 2:39 PM EDT A rare, unreleased demo of The Beatles song “What Goes On” is currently on sale through a listing on eBay , via the website Parlogram. This 1963 demo version predates the Beatles recording sung by Ringo Starr and released on the Rubber Soul album ...

  9. Marc Anthony Urges People to Donate to Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts: Exclusive

    September 21, 2017 2:33 PM EDT In a Billboard exclusive video, Marc Anthony calls for people to aid in the efforts as Hurricane Maria wreaks havoc on his island, Puerto Rico, just after the departure of Hurricane Irma. Anthony points out that Puerto Rico became a safe haven for ...

  10. ASCAP Announces Dates for 2018 'I Create Music' Expo

    September 21, 2017 1:13 PM EDT Performing rights organization ASCAP has announced plans to stage its 13th annual  ASCAP "I Create Music" Expo on May 7-9, 2018 at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles. The three-day program, described as the nation's largest co ...

  11. Rural America's Hottest Cable Channel Scrambles to Replace Country Music's Beloved 'Marty Stuart' Show

    September 21, 2017 12:43 PM EDT When the sixth season finale of The Marty Stuart Show -- a tribute to Johnny Cash -- first aired on RFD-TV in July 2014, none of the 150,000 or so faithful viewers had any idea that they would still be waiting for a seventh season to appear on the ...

  12. The National Notches Third No. 1 on Top Rock Albums With 'Sleep Well Beast'

    September 21, 2017 12:24 PM EDT The band's seventh LP also marks its highest rank on the Billboard 200. Plus, debuts for Neil Young, Tori Amos and more. The National can sleep well knowing that its latest album is No. 1 on Billboard 's Top Rock Albums and Alternative A ...

  13. Cardi B Earns First No. 1 on Streaming Songs with 'Bodak Yellow'

    September 21, 2017 12:14 PM EDT “Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)” also ascends 2-1 on R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay for her first No. 1 on both charts. Cardi B adds two new No. 1s to her growing tally  as “Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)” rises 2-1 on both the Streaming Songs and R&B/Hip-Ho ...

  14. Kendrick Lamar and Rihanna's 'Loyalty.' Hits No. 1 on Rhythmic Songs Chart

    September 21, 2017 12:06 PM EDT Plus, moves by Gucci Mane and Yo Gotti, while Mary J. Blige ties a top 10 record! Kendrick Lamar ’s “Loyalty.,” featuring Rihanna , lifts 2-1 on the Rhythmic Songs airplay chart (dated Sept. 30). The collaboration gains by 5 percent in spins in th ...

  15. Spotify Hits Up Windy City for 'RapCaviar Live' Concert Series With Lil Uzi Vert

    September 21, 2017 12:05 PM EDT Aragon Ballroom show also includes Playboi Carti and DJ Drama. Following a sold-out show in Toronto, Spotify has announced the RapCaviar Live lineup for the third installment of the concert series, this time in Chicago on Oct. 20 at the Aragon Bal ...

  16. Univision and Telemundo to Raise Funds (Separately) for Mexico and Puerto Rico

    September 21, 2017 11:37 AM EDT Univision and Telemundo have announced the dates of their telethons in order to raise funds for survivors of the earthquake in Mexico, Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean and also for the victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma in the U ...

  17. Tamela Mann Earns Second Hot Gospel Songs No. 1

    September 21, 2017 10:53 AM EDT Mann leads for the first time since 2012. Plus, The Belonging Co bow on Top Christian Albums. In its 26th week on Billboard 's multi-metric Hot Gospel Songs chart (dated Sept. 30), which combines airplay, sales and streaming, Tamela Mann earn ...

  18. Philly Music Fest Founder Explains How the Two-Day, All-Local Festival Demonstrates the City 'Jumping Up' a Level

    September 21, 2017 10:15 AM EDT It's hardly been a secret these last few years that Philadelphia has emerged as one of the epicenters of underground rock -- home to a wide variety of local and imported indie and alternative acts who have taken advantage of the city's b ...

  19. Dieter Gorny Stepping Down as Head of German Music Industry Group BVMI

    September 21, 2017 10:15 AM EDT Professor Dieter Gorny has decided to step down as chairman of the German music industry trade group BVMI . Gorny has held the position since 2007, steering the ship through a transformative stage in the music business away from physical sales and ...

  20. Solange, Nine Inch Nails & Thom Yorke Will Headline Houston Day for Night Fest

    September 21, 2017 10:13 AM EDT Day for Night Festival organizers announced the Houston arts and music festival's star-studded lineup Wednesday (Sept. 20), including Thom Yorke , Nine Inch Nails , St. Vincent , Solange , James Blake , and more. Festival-goers will likely fi ...

  21. Don Williams' Memorial Will Be at Country Hall of Fame

    September 21, 2017 9:43 AM EDT The memorial service for country singer Don Williams will be held Wednesday (Sept. 27) in Nashville, Tenn., at the Country Music Hall of Fame, to which he was inducted in 2010. Williams, who <a href="/articles/columns/country/7864982/don-w ...

  22. Year of Leonard Bernstein Tributes Kicks Off in Boston

    September 21, 2017 9:39 AM EDT He was a wunderkind: the youngest music director ever to lead the New York Philharmonic and the genius behind the score to "West Side Story." The late Leonard Bernstein would have turned 100 next year, and on Friday, the  Boston Symphony ...

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