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  1. 'Rolling Stone' Film Critic Peter Travers Fighting for His Job

    July 30, 2015 7:00 PM EDT A tumultuous restructuring at Rolling Stone could lead to the exit or diminished status of a name-brand writer. Veteran film critic Peter Travers, whose lively and blurb-friendly reviews have been a favorite of Hollywood studios since he joined th ...

  2. Billboard Latin Power Players: These Execs Are Also Musicians

    July 30, 2015 5:09 PM EDT Among the 29 executives included in Billboard 's Latin Power Players list, it turns out a good number of them are musicians too. Read on to learn how music changed their lives and the defining musical moments that shaped their careers. Billbo ...

  3. The Dept. of Justice Said to Be Considering a Baffling New Rule Change for Song Licensing

    July 30, 2015 3:58 PM EDT The U.S. Department of Justice's earlier inclination to amend the consent decrees to allow music publishers to partially withdraw digital rights from ASCAP and BMI blanket licenses may be undermined by another change it is contemplating. Acco ...

  4. New Kurt Cobain Song Added to 'Montage Of Heck' Theatrical Release: Exclusive

    July 30, 2015 3:54 PM EDT Kurt Cobain fans have one more reason to see Brett Morgen's critically acclaimed documentary about the late Nirvana frontman, Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck , when it's released theatrically on Aug. 7: The filmmaker tells Billboard exclusi ...

  5. Drake's 'Charged Up' Debuts at No. 3 on Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks Chart

    July 30, 2015 3:44 PM EDT Drake energizes the Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks chart dated Aug. 8 as his “Charged Up” powers to a No. 3 debut. The diss track is aimed at rapper Meek Mill , who alleged in a series of tweets on July 21 that the Toronto rapper uses ghostwriters ...

  6. Future Becomes Only Second Act to Debut at No. 1 on Artist 100 Chart

    July 30, 2015 3:31 PM EDT Future becomes just the second act to debut atop the Artist 100 chart in its 13-month history (excluding the ranking’s initial week). He does so as his album  DS2   also opens at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart and on Top Album Sales (with 126,00 ...

  7. Mariah Carey to Make Directorial Debut on Hallmark Channel

    July 30, 2015 3:21 PM EDT Mariah Carey is making her directorial debut on the Hallmark Channel. Mariah Carey Moves From CAA to UTA: Exclusive Carey will direct and co-star in Mariah Carey's Christmas Project , the network announced Wednesday. Production will begin in ...

  8. Calvin Harris Digs 'Deep' in Dance/Electronic Songs Debut

    July 30, 2015 3:06 PM EDT Calvin Harris , teaming with English electronic trio Disciples, zooms onto Hot Dance/Electronic Songs (dated Aug. 8) with “How Deep Is Your Love” (No. 5). The new track is perhaps from an upcoming Harris studio album, though no information has bee ...

  9. 'We Knew It'd Be Tough': Nick Farkas, Co-Founder of Montreal's Osheaga Fest, Celebrating 10 Years

    July 30, 2015 2:45 PM EDT Osheaga Music and Arts Festival wasn’t always the big draw it is today in Montreal. Celebrating its 10th anniversary this weekend (July 31-Aug. 2) with a sellout of 135,000 tickets, the festival at Parc-Jean Drapeau will welcome about 100 bands, i ...

  10. Pitbull Scores First Top Latin Albums No. 1

    July 30, 2015 2:00 PM EDT Pitbull parties with his first No. 1 on Top Latin Albums , as Dale bows atop the Aug. 8-dated list with 5,000 sold in the week ending July 23 (according to Nielsen Music). Remarkably, the achievement comes after Pitbull’s earlier 34 entires on Hot ...

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