1. Latin Music Festival is Among the Hottest Radio-Sponsored Events in the U.S.

    June 28, 2012 6:45 PM EDT Latin music festival is among the hottest radio-sponsored events in the U.S. Hours after tickets went on sale for this year's Reventon Super Estrella concert in Los Angeles, taking place Aug. 10 at the Staples Center, all were gone by the end ...

  2. Backbeat: Stevie Wonder Brings the House Down @ Will.I.Am's Grammy Charity Concert

    February 10, 2012 4:05 PM EST Continent hopping: Fresh off the plane from MIDEM in France, BMG Rights Management CEO Hartwig Masuch (left) and BMG Rights Management COO of North America Laurent Hubert enjoy the show. (Photo: Mitchell Peters) The Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am ...

  3. Backbeat: Raphael Saadiq Rocks, L.A. Mayor Villaraigosa Predicts Big Adele Grammy Wins @ Delta Party

    February 10, 2012 12:05 PM EST Getting the party started (from left) Rafael Saadiq, Raquel Davis, Estelle and L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa meet up at the Getty House for the Delta Air Lines pre-Grammy party. (Photo: Joe Scarnici) Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa set th ...

  4. Santana, De La Rocha Electrify L.A. At Huerta Benefit Gig

    August 16, 2010 6:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 On the night of Friday the 13th, Carlos Santana electrified the audience at Los Angeles' Greek Theater with his signature guitar solos. But the show was no ordinary Santana gig: the thousands in attendance were even on their feet and singing lo ...

  5. L.A. Officials Question Raves After Electric Daisy Carnival Death, Injuries

    June 30, 2010 2:06 PM EDT 0 0 0 Los Angeles area doctors and the city's mayor are questioning the use of publicly owned facilities like the L..A. Coliseum for concerts and rave events, in the aftermath of the death of a 15-year old girl and hundreds of injuries at a massive e ...

  6. L.A. Mayor: City Will Pay Costs From Jackson Event

    July 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is trying to quell the escalating debate over who should pick up the estimated $1.4 million tab for police, traffic control and other services related to Michael Jackson's memorial service. Villaraigosa, who was vac ...

  7. LA Mayor, Calle 13 Appear At Premios De La Radio

    November 20, 2008 12:00 AM EST Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and urban group Calle 13 were surprise guests Wednesday night at the Premios de la Radio at L.A.'s Gibson Amphitheatre. The annual regional Mexican awards show is presented by Liberman Broadcasting' ...

  8. Mayors' Conference Prioritizes Anti-Piracy Fight

    June 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The U.S. Conference of Mayors passed an historic resolution this week that prioritizes the implementation of stronger training, education and enforcement policies across all levels of government to fight the theft of U.S. intellectual property (IP ...

  9. Ask Billboard

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Answers to readers' questions about Madonna, Renee Olstead and Dannii Minogue. MADONNA'S SINGLE Hello Keith. I was wondering about the status of Madonna's third single from "Confessions on a Dance Floor." I heard that " ...

  10. L.A. Mayor Courting Production

    October 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa vowed Oct. 20 to keep film and television production in the city by waiving fees and offering a tax incentive. LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa vowed Oct. 20 to k ...