1. Miley Cyrus to Perform on 'MTV Unplugged'

    January 20, 2014 11:00 PM EST 0 0 0 Miley Cyrus will return to MTV, the site of her much-discussed Video Music Awards last year, later this month -- this time, as an artist on the channel's "MTV Unplugged" series. The singer, MTV's Best Artist of 2013, will appear ...

  2. Julie Greenwald, Atlantic Records Chairman, COO, Tops Billboard’s 2013 Women In Music List

    December 06, 2013 10:59 AM EST Billboard announced today that for a fourth consecutive year, Julie Greenwald, Chairman and COO of Atlantic Records Group, has topped its Women in Music list. Kathy Willard, Executive Vice President and CFO of Live Nation Entertainment, and Jody G ...

  3. Backbeat: MTV’s Artists To Watch With Jessie Ware, Zedd, Twenty One Pilots, Robert DeLong

    January 26, 2013 7:15 AM EST To kick off its biggest artist-discovery campaign in years, MTV held a special showcase at New York's Highline Ballroom on Jan. 17 featuring four of the program's 13 spotlight artists —  Glassnote's EDM singer Robert Delong, Atlanti ...

  4. 2012 Billboard Women In Music Index

    November 30, 2012 7:39 AM EST . Julie Greenwald Atlantic Records 2. Jody Gerson Sony/ATV Music Publishing 3. Kathy Willard Live Nation Entertainment 4. Julie Swidler Sony Music Entertainment 5. Debra Rathwell AEG Live 6. Lia Vollack Sony Pictures Entertainment 7. Melissa Lonn ...

  5. Amy Doyle

    November 28, 2012 6:51 PM EST Executive VP of Music and Talent, MTV Across All Screens The mtvU Woodie Awards relaunched in March as a live event during South by Southwest with a live stream of performances from Steve Aoki, Kimbra, Chiddy Bang and others. "That's a g ...

  6. MTV Expanding, Consolidating Hip-Hop Programming Under 'MTV Jams' Banner

    October 11, 2012 7:00 AM EDT The jams.mtv.com digital hub page, where all of MTV's hip-hop content will live. MTV today announced a new initiative to expand and unify its hip-hop music and lifestyle content across its multiple platforms under the MTV Jams brand. MTV Jams ...

  7. VH1's Rick Krim, MTV's Amy Doyle Honored at UJA Luncheon by Pink, Rob Thomas, Judy McGrath, Van Toffler, Many More

    July 13, 2012 3:30 PM EDT (L-R): Clear Channel's John Sykes, VH1 EVP Rick Krim, Universal Republic/Island Def Jam's Barry Weiss, MTV EVP Amy Doyle, and Glassnote founder Daniel Glass. (Photo: Michael Priest) The music business has more than its share of industry- ...

  8. MTV Movie Awards Ups the Music With Martin Solveig, Black Keys

    May 30, 2012 10:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fun. and Wiz Khalifa Will Also Perform on the June 3 Show Even the MTV Movie Awards will be influenced by electronic dance music this year, as Martin Solveig join the list of musicians that will be performing at the event. The "Hello" hitm ...

  9. Backbeat: Alabama Shakes Play Tiny NYC Venue for MTV Hive Livestream

    April 17, 2012 4:10 PM EDT Alabama Shakes at the Studio at Webster Hall. (Photo: Andrea Radulescu) [ Disclosure: Billboard.biz editor Jem Aswad, author of this article, was an editor at MTV News from 2004 until 2010. ] The story behind Alabama Shakes ' sudden rise to b ...

  10. UJA-Federation of New York To Honor Amy Doyle of MTV, Rick Krim of VH1

    March 07, 2012 6:37 PM EST Amy Doyle and Rick Krim at the UJA-Federation breakfast (Photo: Michael Priest Photography) The UJA-Federation of New York gathered together some of the music industry's top executives earlier today (March 7) for a breakfast to celebrate the ...

  11. MTV Announces 'Hip-Hop POV,' New Late-Night Music Talk & Performance Show

    March 07, 2012 11:55 AM EST MTV today announced the launch of an original weekly late-night music talk and performance show called "MTV's Hip-Hop POV," set to debut on Wed., April 11 at midnight. The new show will be filmed in New York and feature five music i ...

  12. Katy Perry Named MTV's First Artist of the Year

    December 15, 2011 9:02 PM EST 0 0 0 Katy Perry 's run of No. 1 singles has earned her the distinction of becoming MTV's first artist of the year. Perry topped Adele after a spirited discussion among MTV's internal panel of experts, the network said Thursday. Adele' ...

  13. J. Cole To Kick Off MTV's 'Sucker Free Road to Release'

    September 14, 2011 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 J. Cole , the first artist signed to Jay-Z 's Roc Nation, will kick off MTV2's "Sucker Free Road to Release" on Wednesday (Sept. 14) with the video premiere of his single "Can't Get Enough" featuring Trey Songz . T ...

  14. Adele Makes Billboard Hot 100 History With 'Someone Like You'

    September 12, 2011 8:45 AM EDT Get More: 2011 VMA , Music , Adele With Adele's leap from No. 19 to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 this week with "Someone Like You," the singer achieves the biggest jump to No. 1 in the chart's 53-year history that wasn't ...

  15. Adele Makes Billboard Hot 100 History With 'Someone Like You'

    September 09, 2011 4:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 With Adele 's leap from No. 19 to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 this week with "Someone Like You," the singer achieves the biggest jump to No. 1 in the chart's 53-year history that wasn't spurred by the release of a single. ...

  16. Quest to Find MTV VMAs Host 'Down to the Wire'

    August 23, 2011 5:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Concerts featuring Cobra Starship, Joe Jonas, Miguel, Swizz Beatz, Chiddy Bang and Wallpaper have been booked as part MTV's VMA-themed weekend in Los Angeles. Swizz Beatz, Chiddy Bang and Wallpaper will perform Friday at Taco Bell's MTV2 V ...

  17. No Host At 2011 MTV Video Music Awards; Two L.A. Concerts Added

    August 23, 2011 2:53 PM EDT Concerts featuring Cobra Starship, Joe Jonas, Miguel, Swizz Beatz, Chiddy Bang and Wallpaper have been booked as part MTV's VMA-themed weekend in Los Angeles. Swizz Beatz, Chiddy Bang and Wallpaper will perform Friday at Taco Bell's MTV2 ...

  18. Britney Spears MTV VMAs Tribute Confirmed; Amy Winehouse Homage In Works

    August 15, 2011 4:28 PM EDT A tribute to Britney Spears will be a part of this year's MTV Video Music Awards and the show's producers are discussing a way to salute Amy Winehouse as well. "Britney will be at the show and we'll be paying tribute to her,&qu ...

  19. Britney Spears Tribute Coming to VMAs, Amy Winehouse Tribute In the Works

    August 15, 2011 4:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 A tribute to Britney Spears will be a part of this year's MTV Video Music Awards and the show's producers are discussing a way to salute Amy Winehouse as well. "Britney will be at the show and we'll be paying tribute to her," ...

  20. Young the Giant Performing at MTV VMAs

    August 03, 2011 11:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 Young the Giant , already the beneficiary of MTV promotional efforts, has secured the coveted "emerging artist" performance slot on this year's Video Music Awards telecast, Billboard.com can exclusively reveal. A RoadRunner Records ac ...

  21. Lil Wayne, Adele, Chris Brown To Perform at MTV VMAs

    July 28, 2011 10:31 AM EDT 0 0 0 Adele , Chris Brown and Lil Wayne have been announced as the first performers for the MTV Video Music Awards, which will air Aug. 28 from Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre. For Adele, whose sophomore full-length "21" is the best-selling albu ...

  22. Lil Wayne Tapped For MTV 'Unplugged,' Scheduled To Air June 12

    May 12, 2011 12:05 AM EDT Lil Wayne will be the first hip-hop artist to tape an episode of MTV's "Unplugged" in a decade when he takes the stage Thursday (May 12) in Los Angeles. The episode will be aired around the time of his next album release, "Tha ...

  23. Lil Wayne To Tape 'MTV Unplugged' Episode

    May 12, 2011 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 L il Wayne will be the first hip-hop artist to tape an episode of MTV's "Unplugged" in a decade when he takes the stage Thursday (May 12) in Los Angeles. The episode will be aired around the time of his next release, "Tha Carter ...

  24. Q&A With MTV's Music And Talent Head Amy Doyle

    November 17, 2010 12:00 AM EST MTV removed the words "music television" from its logo earlier this year, but with the not-so-sudden surge in the popularity of music videos (thanks in no small part to YouTube), it's getting back in the music game. When it comes to ...

  25. Kanye West, MTV Bury Hatchet with 'Power' Video Premiere

    August 05, 2010 6:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 K anye West is "painting" a new picture on MTV on Thursday, debuting a video he hopes will offer fans a better image of himself than the one he made at the VMAs last year when he interrupted Taylor Swift's acceptance speech. "It& ...

  26. TV Exposure Boosts Remy Zero

    February 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 When Americans want a dose of mainstream rock that favors sentimentality, melodic and tuneful songs, it seems as though there's little choice but to look to across the Atlantic to such lamb-like U.K. When Americans want a dose of mainstream roc ...