1. Justin Timberlake 'Feeling' No. 1 on the Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    May 06, 2016 5:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 The superstar returns with a new track & details on his next album. Justin Timberlake ’s new song “Can’t Stop the Feeling” roared to No. 1 on the real-time Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart after its May 6 release. The cut, from the upcomin ...

  2. 'Can't Stop the Feeling' Clip Features Anna Kendrick, James Corden and…Justin Timberlake's Mom

    May 06, 2016 1:42 AM EDT 0 0 0 By now you've probably caught Justin Timberlake's summery comeback tune "Can't Stop the Feeling"...at least once.  The official video for "Can't  Stop the Feeling"  features cameos from some well-known stars, ...

  3. Watch Anna Kendrick Sing Showtune Duet With Stephen Colbert

    March 11, 2016 11:05 AM EST 0 0 0 Anna Kendrick is no stranger to musicals, as the Pitch Perfect  movies and  Into the Woods  star was also on Broadway at just 12-years old. She returned to her roots last night with fellow musical fan Stephen Colbert as they sang the showtune duet & ...

  4. Justin Bieber, One Direction Highlight the 2015 American Music Awards

    November 22, 2015 11:32 PM EST 13.852 k 0 78 In the midst of what is an increasingly crowded and tame awards show environment across the board, the 2015 American Music Awards managed to serve up a handful of surprises, some planned and some seemingly off-the-cuff. But the night's ...

  5. 'Pitch Perfect 3' Release Date Announced

    September 29, 2015 8:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 Prepare to pitch-slap yourself in the face because Pitch Perfect 3 's release date has been released and it can't come soon enough. 'Pitch Perfect 2' Soundtrack Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart The official Twitter p ...

  6. Ask Billboard: Is There an Unusually High Number of New Acts in the Hot 100's Top 10?

    July 19, 2015 9:05 AM EDT 1.373 k 1 2 From OMI to Rachel Platten, are rookies ruling more than ever? Plus, Selena Gomez's top-selling hits & more. As always, submit questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include ...

  7. 'Pitch Perfect 3' Will Star Anna Kendrick & Rebel Wilson

    June 15, 2015 5:18 PM EDT 0 0 0 Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson will be back for the third installment in the Pitch Perfect franchise. Universal has dated Pitch Perfect 3 for Friday, July 21, 2017. Anna Kendrick Sings Chance the Rapper's 'Sunday Candy,' Nails It: Wat ...

  8. Anna Kendrick Sings Chance the Rapper's 'Sunday Candy,' Nails It: Watch

    June 12, 2015 9:21 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's pretty clear by now Anna Kendrick is one of the cool ones. But that she's got good taste in music, too, makes loving her all the sweeter.  'Pitch Perfect 2' Star Anna Kendrick Challenges James Corden to a Riff-Off Promoting ...

  9. 'Pitch Perfect 2' Outsings 'Mad Max' With Stunning $70.3M Debut

    May 17, 2015 1:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Pitches are back in a big way. Scoring one of the top openings of all time for a non-tentpole, Elizabeth Banks' Pitch Perfect 2 opened to a massive $70.3 million at the North American box office, thanks to ardent female fans. And in only th ...

  10. 'Pitch Perfect 2' Star Anna Kendrick Challenges James Corden to a Riff-Off

    May 16, 2015 9:08 PM EDT 0 0 0 Anna Kendrick is not one to back down from a challenge. (See her performance on Lip Sync Battle a few weeks back.) So when she appeared on The Late Late Show on Friday (May 15), she was prepared to take on the show's host (and her Into the Wood ...

  11. 'Pitch Perfect 2': The Aca-Amazing Story Behind the Sequel's Buzziest Music Moments

    May 15, 2015 8:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Quick question: How do you possibly top the musical highs of the girl-power-charged 2012 surprise hit  Pitch Perfect ? "I was obviously very nervous to write a sequel," screenwriter Kay Cannon, who also penned the original, told Billboard ...

  12. 'Pitch Perfect 2' Soundtrack: The Inside Story of Why It's Been Kept Under Wraps

    May 08, 2015 10:00 AM EDT A soundtrack franchise was born with the unlikely success of “Cups" -- 3 million downloads sold -- so why the sequel’s radio silence? Surprise is everything, says the film’s music team. The 2012 soundtrack to Pitch Perfect was a rare gold-cu ...

  13. 'Lip Sync Battle' Recap: Jennifer Lopez's Booty (Nearly) Outshines Anna Kendrick & John Krasinski's Epic Showdown

    April 16, 2015 10:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 The battle for lip syncing supremacy was on yet again on Thursday (Apr. 16). Following wife Emily Blunt 's appearance on the show last week, John Krasinski took the Lip Sync Battle stage to try and take home a victory for the Krasinski-Blunt ho ...

  14. New 'Pitch Perfect 2' Trailer Features BIGBANG's K-Pop Hit 'Fantastic Baby'

    April 16, 2015 7:15 PM EDT .655 k 43 Pitch Perfect may be known for covering chart-topping pop songs, but its new trailer spotlights one of the biggest K-pop hits ever. In a new, just-released trailer for the upcoming movie, BIGBANG 's Korean electro-banger "Fantasti ...

  15. Watch Anna Kendrick Try to Steal John Krasinski's Girl (With Some Help From 1D) on 'Lip Sync Battle'

    April 15, 2015 7:10 PM EDT 1.882 k 212 20 Ever since the show's trailer debuted last month, Spike's Lip Sync Battle has been hyping up this week's episode: Anna Kendrick vs. John Krasinski. We already knew one of Kendrick's secret weapons -- she brings out Jenni ...

  16. The Anna Kendrick Vs John Krasinski 'Lip Sync Battle' Will Be Massive

    April 15, 2015 6:16 AM EDT 0 0 0 You just know Anna Kendrick’s "Lip Sync Battle" with John Krasinski is going to be huge. Spike’s promo for its Thursday night slot has gone viral and it’s cruising well past 4.3 million hits on YouTube. In the minute-long preview, John doe ...

  17. Oscars 2015: Watch Anna Kendrick Perform Opening Song (Video)

    Oscars 2015: Watch Anna Kendrick Perform Opening Song (Video)

    February 22, 2015 9:01 PM EST 0 0 0 No Description Videos Anna Kendrick ...

  18. Anna Kendrick Announces She'll Be Performing at the Oscars

    February 09, 2015 8:40 PM EST Anna Kendrick will take the stage at the Academy Awards in a couple weeks for a "special performance," the actress revealed Monday.  Anna Kendrick Explains Why Green Bay Packers Are in 'Pitch Perfect 2' Kendrick broke the news ...

  19. Anna Kendrick Explains Why Green Bay Packers Are in 'Pitch Perfect 2'

    January 06, 2015 11:00 AM EST It's not exactly a secret that Pitch Perfect has a ton of fans (including, umm, nearly the entire Internet). But there are still some aca-incredible surprises about closet "Cups" enthusiasts. When Anna Kendrick stopped by Late Night ...

  20. There's So Much Anna Kendrick Singing in 'The Last Five Years' Trailer

    December 08, 2014 12:09 PM EST Anna Kendrick 's musical 2015 continues! Taking a break from the steps of the palace , the Tony- and Oscar-nominated actress stars in the movie adaptation of  The Last Five Years , opposite  Smash  and Broadway star Jeremy Jordan -- and the f ...

  21. Hear Anna Kendrick Sing 'On the Steps of the Palace' From 'Into the Woods'

    December 04, 2014 3:52 PM EST We've learned something, too, something we never knew, on the steps of the palace. Do we have another "Cups" on our hands? A new song from  Into the Woods  has been released, and it's full audio of Cinderella ( Anna Kendrick ) ...

  22. Disney Musical 'Into the Woods' Swoops Into Awards Season -- How Far Can It Go?

    November 23, 2014 12:20 PM EST 1.492 k 4 2 0 And then there was just one unseen Oscar contender. Unbroken . On Saturday evening (Nov. 22), Disney unveiled the second-to-last of the major Oscar hopefuls that had not yet been been seen by pundits, Rob Marshall 's Into the Woods , at ...

  23. Anna Kendrick Says the Music Industry ‘Seems Like the Wild, Wild West’

    October 27, 2014 12:09 AM EDT Anna Kendrick is in the holiday spirit. "I want it to be Christmas already! I just want to throw a soiree," the bubbly actress said during a recent interview. Kendrick certainly looked the part, wearing a red, sleeveless party dress with ...

  24. Inside Pentatonix, 'Pitch Perfect' and the Pop-Culture Phenomenon of A Cappella Music

    September 15, 2014 4:19 PM EDT The band Pentatonix, already swimming in brand alignments and video views, is having a moment as instrumentless interest keeps swelling. Alongside needle-moving, genre-defying priority releases on the RCA Records slate -- Sia 's 1000 Forms of ...

  25. Here's That Miss America 'Cups' Performance Everyone Is Talking About

    September 15, 2014 11:58 AM EDT 0 0 0 It turns out everyone, even Miss America contestants, love Anna Kendrick's  Pitch Perfect  performance of "Cups." For the talent portion during Sunday night's Miss America pageant, Miss New York Kira Kazantsev performed Pharrell& ...

  26. 'Love & Mercy,' Biopic on Brian Wilson's Dark Years, to Premiere in September

    July 22, 2014 1:53 PM EDT “Love & Mercy,” Bill Pohlad’s film on Brian Wilson’s dark years spent under the care of Eugene Landy, will receive its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in September.   The film, starring Paul Dano as Wilson, Elizabeth ...

  27. 'Love & Mercy,' Biopic on Brian Wilson's Dark Years, to Premiere in September

    July 22, 2014 1:52 PM EDT 0 0 0 “Love & Mercy,” Bill Pohlad’s film on Brian Wilson’s dark years spent under the care of Eugene Landy, will receive its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in September.   The film, starring Paul Dano as Wilson, Elizabeth Ba ...

  28. Taylor Swift, Jay Z & Beyonce, Janelle Monae Shine At Met Gala

    May 06, 2014 2:15 AM EDT Some of the biggest names in fashion and the entertainment industry donned their best formal attire, including sweeping ball gowns and the white-tie-and-tails ensembles men were told to wear, at the 2014 Met Gala on Monday night (May 5). Met Gala ...

  29. Nick Cave Doc to Premiere at Sundance, Among 118 Film Selections for 2014

    December 04, 2013 5:24 PM EST Documentaries on Nick Cave and of transgender singer Rae Spoon and a musical from Stuart Murdoch of Belle & Sebastian are among the 118 full-length films selected for the 2014 Sundance Film Festival’s U.S. and World Cinema Dramatic and Documen ...

  30. Chart Highlights: Avril Lavigne Tells Husband Chad Kroeger, 'Let Me Go'; Kacey Musgraves' 'Arrow' Lands On Country Airplay

    October 21, 2013 5:55 PM EDT Lavigne and Kroeger chart their first collaboration on Adult Pop Songs, while Kacey Musgraves' same-sex relationship equality anthem finds support at country Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every M ...

  31. Chart Highlights: Katy Perry, Drake, Bastille Score New No. 1s

    October 14, 2013 2:35 PM EDT Perry's 'Roar' ties a record on Dance/Club Play Songs, Drake makes history on R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay and Bastille notches its first Alternative Songs leader. Plus,Thomas Rhett takes over atop Country Airplay Chart Highlights offe ...

  32. Chart Highlights: Lorde's 'Team' Wins Way In At Rock; Backstreet's Back On Adult Pop Songs

    October 07, 2013 5:45 PM EDT Lorde debuts her new single ahead of the Billboard 200 bow of her album 'Pure Heroine,' while Backstreet Boys post a career-best entrance. Plus, new No. 1s for Anna Kendrick, Krewella and Billy Currington Chart Highlights offers a sneak ...

  33. Anna Kendrick Tops AC Chart With 'Cups'

    October 07, 2013 1:05 PM EDT A year after the movie's premiere, the 'Pitch Perfect' hit crowns its first Billboard airplay chart More than a year after the release of "Pitch Perfect," the movie's lead Anna Kendrick reaches No. 1 on Billboard&# ...

  34. Gallo's Film/TV Briefs: Diddy’s Revolt Goes Live Oct. 21; ‘Into the Woods’ Starts Filming; ‘Mad Men’ Pours a Holiday Mix

    September 17, 2013 5:40 PM EDT Sean Combs’ Cable Channel Revolt Goes Live Oct. 21 Sean Combs’ cable channel Revolt will go live Oct. 21 on Time Warner cable systems in New York and Los Angeles prior to a national launch in January. Revolt will be made available to customers w ...

  35. Chart Highlights: Robin Thicke Triples Up At No. 1 With 'Blurred Lines'

    August 12, 2013 5:05 PM EDT The smash is the first to top Pop Songs, Rhythmic and Adult Pop Songs simultaneously since 1999. Plus, new No. 1s for Lorde and Brett Eldredge Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the to ...

  36. SPICA Delivers a K-Pop Cover of Anna Kendrick's 'Cups': Watch

    July 22, 2013 7:00 PM EDT Girl group sings, raps and harmonizes in English and Korean -- and nail the hand-clap/cup routine Rookie K-pop girl group SPICA have unveiled a Korean-English cover of Anna Kendrick's Top 10 Hot 100 hit, "Cups (Pitch Perfect's Wh ...

  37. What Do Anna Kendrick and Barbra Streisand Have in Common on the Charts?

    July 20, 2013 10:51 AM EDT What do Anna Kendrick and Barbra Streisand have in common? They are the only two people that have earned a top 10 single on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and Academy Award and Tony Award nominations in acting categories. Kendrick was nominated fo ...

  38. What Do Anna Kendrick and Barbra Streisand Have in Common on the Charts?

    July 19, 2013 3:06 PM EDT What do Anna Kendrick and Barbra Streisand have in common? They are the only two people that have earned a top 10 single on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and Academy Award and Tony Award nominations in acting categories. Kendrick was nominated for ...

  39. Robin Thicke Tops Hot 100 For Sixth Week; Jay Z, Justin Timberlake Debut In Top 10

    July 17, 2013 1:25 PM EDT "Blurred Lines," featuring T.I. and Pharrell, matches the year's longest reign. Plus, Jay Z blasts in at No. 8 with "Holy Grail," featuring Justin Timberlake Robin Thicke racks a sixth week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot ...

  40. How Anna Kendrick's Soundtrack Sleeper 'Cups' Got to the Top of the Charts

    July 11, 2013 3:21 PM EDT As reported yesterday, Anna Kendrick reaches the Billboard Hot 100's top 10 at last with "Cups (Pitch Perfect's When I'm Gone)," which rises 13-10 in its 28th week on the chart.   Since it's been almost a year since ...

  41. Chart Highlights: Selena Gomez 'Get's New No. 1 On Dance/Club Play Songs

    July 01, 2013 3:05 PM EDT The singer ties for the fastest climb to No. 1 on the ranking since 2000 Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below. ...

  42. Chart Highlights: Mariah Carey, Miguel Blast Onto Radio Rankings With '#Beautiful'

    May 13, 2013 5:10 PM EDT The song soars onto a host of airplay tallies, while Emeli Sande and Intocable net new No. 1s. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surv ...

  43. Chart Moves: Jonas Brothers Return To Hot 100; Little Wings Fly to New U.S. Heights; Anna Kendrick's 'Pitch Perfect' Song Wins Over Radio

    April 11, 2013 5:42 PM EDT As previously reported , Bruno mars' "When I Was Your Man" (2-1) becomes just the second all-piano-and-vocal ballad to top the Billboard Hot 100, following Adele's "Someone Like You" in 2011. Who else makes notable ...

  44. 'Pitch Perfect' Stars to Reunite Their Fictional A Capella Groups for MTV's Movie Awards

    April 04, 2013 8:01 AM EDT The stars of the film "Pitch Perfect" will open the 2013 MTV Movie Awards in their first-ever live performance on April 14. "Pitch Perfect" stars Skylar Astin, Anna Camp, Esther Dean, Adam Devine, Alexis Knapp, Hana Mae Lee ...

  45. Could Pop Radio’s Next Hit Be A Cover Of A... 1930s Appalachian Folk Song?!

    March 18, 2013 2:04 PM EDT Although it’s spent 11 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 and sold almost half a million (498,000) downloads, according to Nielsen SoundScan, Anna Kendrick’s quirky single "Cups" (UME/Republic) is just now adding a new element to its succe ...

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