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  1. Backbeat: Magnum Party With Natasha Bedingfield Kicks Off Billboard Awards Weekend at Body English

    May 19, 2012 5:11 PM EDT As Billboard's second annual Battle of the Bands wound down last night (May 18), Magnum Ice Cream kept the Billboard Music Awards energy revved up with its private party-featuring Natasha Bedingfield-at Hard Rock Hotel club Body English. The ...

  2. Teyana Taylor Signs to G.O.O.D. Music

    May 14, 2012 5:46 PM EDT Teyana Taylor, better known to most music fans as the voice behind some of the hooks on Kanye West's Grammy-winning album My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy , will again be linking up with Mr. West after signing to his G.O.O.D. Music imprint, ...

  3. Backbeat: Grammy Glam Kicks Off Celebrations, Neil Portnow Discusses Protests

    February 08, 2012 1:36 PM EST Grammy-winning artists Erykah Badu and DJ Spinderella took turns as DJs at the Grammy Glam party Tuesday (Feb. 7) in celebration of the Grammy Awards taking place on Sunday. Grammy Glam was presented by CoverGirl , Olay , and Venus . Spinderella s ...

  4. Billboard Power 100: Shawn 'Jay-Z' Carter and Beyonce Knowles

    January 27, 2012 10:00 AM EST No. 13 Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter & Beyoncé Knowles Artists, Founders Roc Nation; House of Dereon Twitter: @S_C and @beyonce The Power of Love... Want to talk power? Less than a week after her birth, Jay-Z and Beyonce's daughter, Blue ...

  5. Billboard Power 100: Jay Brown

    January 26, 2012 8:00 PM EST No. 48 Jay Brown Co-Founder/President Roc Nation Twitter: @rocnation [Roc] Nation Builder... As president and one of four founders of Roc Nation, the joint venture between Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter (see No. 13) and Live Nation (John Meneilly ...

  6. Jay-Z and Beyonce Join the History of Famous Parents and Children on Billboard Charts

    January 13, 2012 12:17 PM EST Throughout the rock era, several musical offspring have made their parents proud by following their footsteps onto Billboard charts. Rosanne Cash, Natalie Cole, Miley Cyrus, Jakob Dylan, Norah Jones, Matthew and Gunnar Nelson, Kelly Osbourne, Lisa ...

  7. Blue Ivy Carter, Jay-Z and Beyonce's Daughter, Becomes Youngest Person Ever to Appear on a Billboard Chart

    January 11, 2012 3:47 PM EST If you guessed that Baby Carter would grow up to be a star because of her ubiquitous, famous parents, Jay-Z and Beyonce, you were probably right. If you anticipated her first song not being released until she was in her tweens, a la Willow Smith, ...

  8. Kanye West, Willow Smith, Lady Gaga Takes Home Key Wins from MTV's O Awards

    April 28, 2011 7:05 PM EDT Lady Gaga emerged as the clear winner of MTV's inaugural O Awards, an awards show designed to fete all things digital music related. The event was streamed online Thursday (April 28) night from Las Vegas. Lady Gaga won the prize for Most Inno ...

  9. Sade, Willow Smith, Kanye West Earn Multiple NAACP Image Award Nods

    January 12, 2011 12:00 AM EST Sade, Usher, Kanye West and newcomer Willow Smith are among the multiple nominees in the recording category for the upcoming NAACP Image Awards . Nominations for the 42nd annual ceremony were announced today (Jan. 12) during a press conference at ...

  10. Willow Smith Considering Remake of Dad's (and DJ Jazzy Jeff's) 'Parents Just Don't Understand'

    December 28, 2010 12:00 AM EST Willow Smith recently sat down with Yahoo! Music and discussed a slew of topics, including the possibility of remaking her father's 1988 hit, "Parents Just Don't Understand." Check out the video clip below. "There's a ...

  11. Web Trends: Shaq, Beyonce, Rihanna, Andy Samberg and more

    November 03, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (As of 4PM): There are no music trending topics at this time. Digg Music News/Videos 24 Hours: 1. 90s Alternative Rock: the Best B-Sides and Rarities 2. The Top 10 Sexiest Singers [pics] 4. Shaq In Drag Sings to Beyonce's " ...

  12. Web Trends: 'Glee,' Willow Smith, Brian Eno and more

    October 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (As of 4PM): There are no musical trending topics at this time. Digg Music News/Videos 24 Hours: 1. The Cassette Walkman Still Lives – I Was Worried There For a Moment 2. Glee's next five artists to tackle, and why YouTube Most ...

  13. Web Trends: Gregory Isaacs, Willow Smith, Keith Richards and more

    October 25, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (As of 4PM): 5. Gregory Isaacs Died Reggae legend Gregory Isaacs died of lung cancer today (Oct. 25) at age 59. YouTube Most Viewed 24 Hours: 1. Kanye West - Runaway (Full-length Clean) 2. Only Girl In The World (With Me) 3. "Th ...

  14. Web Trends: Marvin Sapp, Marilyn Manson, Quincy Jones and more

    September 10, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (As of 4PM): 5. Marvin Sapp's wife dies The gospel singer lost his wife to colon cancer yesterday (Sept. 9). Digg Music News/Videos 24 Hours: 1. Marilyn Manson dressed up as Kenny Powers (PIC). 2. Quincy Jones' Last Convers ...