1. Rewinding The Charts: 25 Years Ago, New Kids On The Block Were 'Hangin' ' At No. 1

    September 09, 2014 11:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Boston boy band topped the Billboard 200 and Hot 100 with its breakthrough album and the set's title cut, respectively In every era of pop music, boy bands have elicited irrepressible shrieks from adoring female fans. In the '60s, it w ...

  2. Publishing Briefs: Sony/ATV's Neighboring Rights Division Signs Pharrell, Robin Thicke, More; Printz Board to Atlas; Disney Nabs TRiON

    May 20, 2014 9:45 AM EDT -- The neighboring rights division launched by Sony/ATV Music Publishing last year has announced a spree of signings including such artists as Pharrell Williams , Robin Thicke , Nile Rodgers , Clean Bandit and the estate of Lou Reed to a roster th ...

  3. Publishing Briefs: Zooey Deschanel Signs With Spirit, Tommy James Teams with Sony/ATV, BMG Chrysalis U.S. Buys Rights To 'Khumba'

    March 11, 2014 6:32 AM EDT Spirit Music Group has signed a multi-year North American publishing administration deal with Zooey Deschanel which includes her back catalog and future works.  In addition to her songwriting contributions as one half of the duo She & Him, she ...

  4. One Direction's Right Direction: The Billboard Cover Story

    December 14, 2012 9:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As 2012 dawned, few American adults outside the most dedicated of Anglophiles knew much, if anything, about One Direction . In part, that's because the kind of boy-band pop One Direction had already turned into 2011's fastest-selling debut ...

  5. Backstreet Boys

    Backstreet Boys

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  6. Backstreet Boys: AMAs 2012 Red Carpet

    Backstreet Boys: AMAs 2012 Red Carpet

    November 19, 2012 12:20 AM EST 0 0 0 Backstreet Boys: AMAs 2012 Red Carpet AMAs , interview , red carpet , Billboard , Maurice Warfield , Backstreet Boys , Maurice Warfield , Backstreet Boys , Billboard , Interview Videos Maurice Warfield Backstreet Boys Billboard Interview Red Carpet ...

  7. AMAs 2012: Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj Top Exuberant Night

    November 18, 2012 11:45 PM EST 0 0 0 Justin Bieber took home Artist of the Year at the American Music Awards on Sunday night, a big win on a night that opened with another victory for the teen star. "This is for all the haters who thought that maybe I was just here for one or two ...

  8. The Year in Touring: U2's Mighty Roar

    December 09, 2011 8:55 AM EST 0 0 0 Any year in touring that includes the figure $736,421,586 can only be considered a good year for business. That mind-blowing sum is the final tally for U2 's historic 360° tour, a three-year behemoth that shattered preconceived notions (and cap ...

  9. NKOTBSB, Amos Lee to be Focus of Billboard Touring Conference Breakout Sessions

    October 03, 2011 4:13 PM EDT The highly successful New Kids on the Block/Backstreet Boys tour and the development of rising rising singer/songwriter Amos Lee will be the focus of two separate "Road Cases" sessions at the 8th annual Billboard Touring Conference, set ...

  10. Listen: NKOTBSB Release First Single, 'Don't Turn Off The Lights'

    March 31, 2011 11:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 Before their joint tour kicks off in June, the combination of boy bands Backstreet Boys and New Kids on the Block , better known as NKOTBSB, have officially unveiled their collaborative sing, "Don't Turn Off the Lights." The song is t ...

  11. Train Rolls To 100th Adult Pop Songs No. 1

    September 08, 2010 1:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 With a 2-1 advance for "If It's Love," Train collects the 100th No. 1 title in the 14-year history of Billboard's Nielsen BDS-based Adult Pop Songs chart. The survey premiered in the Billboard issue dated March 16, 1996, as an of ...

  12. The Daily Noise 10.15.2009 - Billboard.com

    The Daily Noise 10.15.2009 - Billboard.com

    October 15, 2009 3:13 PM EDT 0 0 0 Michael Buble's smooth beats Kiss's "Boom" to No. 1, Souja Boy may get evicted, and Alice In Chains chats. Elton John , kiss , Alice In Chains , Bill Werde , The Daily Noise , Michael Buble , Soulja Boy Tell 'Em , Fuse , Bac ...

  13. Chart Beat Thursday: Michael Buble, Michael Jackson, Kiss

    October 15, 2009 11:31 AM EDT 0 0 0 '3,' OH '3': Check out yesterday's Chart Beat for the many highlights of Britney Spears ' Billboard Hot 100 coronation with "3." Perhaps no one is more excited about the achievement than Spears herself. In the ...

  14. The Daily Noise 10.6.2009 - Billboard.com

    The Daily Noise 10.6.2009 - Billboard.com

    October 06, 2009 4:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 Joining us from San Diego where he'll be covering CTIA, Bill touches on a former Backstreet Boy's run-in with swine flu and why Muse is rejecting Glenn Beck, before catching up with Wyclef Jean to talk about his decision to go back to scho ...

  15. This Day in Music

    December 08, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Martina McBride, LeAnn Rimes and Carrie Underwood perform a holiday show at the Palace at Auburn Hills (Mich.) to benefit Habitat for Humanity. The Country Cares concert is presented by Detroit 2005 - Martina McBride, LeAnn Rimes and Carrie U ...

  16. Hot 100: Menudo

    Hot 100: Menudo

    September 10, 2008 10:48 AM EDT 0 0 0 Emma Pagan , Johnny Wright , Chris Moy , Justin Timberlake , shining star , Menudo , Bye Bye Bye , Elvis Presley , Love Me Tender , Britney Spears Videos Backstreet Boys Britney Spears Elvis Presley Johnny Wright Justin Timberlake Menudo ...

  17. This Day in Music

    May 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - In what is billed as the first "descriptive music video," the clip for Stevie Wonder's "So What the Fuss" becomes available with an audio track from rapper Busta Rhymes in an effort to convey i 2005 - In what is bille ...

  18. Jingle Ball 1: One Republic, Backstreet Boys

    Jingle Ball 1: One Republic, Backstreet Boys

    December 20, 2007 3:59 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard caught up with some of 2007's hottest artists including One Republic and Backstreet Boys at Z100's Jingle Ball. jordin sparks , Stefani , Z100 Jingle Ball , One Republic , Jingle Ball , Naked Brothers Band , Backstreet Boys , z10 ...

  19. This Day in Music

    December 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Martina McBride, LeAnn Rimes and Carrie Underwood perform a holiday show at the Palace at Auburn Hills (Mich.) to benefit Habitat for Humanity. The Country Cares concert is presented by Detroit 2005 - Martina McBride, LeAnn Rimes and Carrie U ...

  20. Eagles Fly Ahead Of Britney Spears On Billboard 200

    November 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST "Long Road out of Eden," the Eagles' first full-length studio album since 1979's "The Long Run," debuts at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 and Top Country Albums with a whopping 711,000 -- the second-largest sales week of ...

  21. This Day in Music

    May 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - In what is billed as the first "descriptive music video," the clip for Stevie Wonder's "So What the Fuss" becomes available with an audio track from rapper Busta Rhymes in an effort to convey i 2005 - In what is bille ...

  22. This Day in Music

    December 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Aimee Mann headlines a Seattle "release party" for Sub Pop's "Badlands: A Tribute To Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska," issued the month before. Mann is joined by fellow contributors Damien 2005 - ...

  23. This Day in Music

    May 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Kenny Rogers receives a special Career Achievement Award from the Academy of Country Music during its 36th annual awards show, held at the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles. The awar 2005 - In what is billed as the firs ...

  24. This Day in Music

    December 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Sting receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The former Police frontman's star (No. 2,168) is revealed in front of the El Capitan Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard in a ceremony att 2004 - Damageplan/Pantera guita ...

  25. CHART BEAT

    June 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson reports on chart activity related to Carrie Underwood, Mariah Carey, Weezer, Green Day, Backstreet Boys and Kelly Clarkson. IT'S CARRIE'S NATION: Following in the footsteps of three other "American Idol" finalists, 2 ...

  26. This Day in Music

    May 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>South African singer Brenda Fassie dies at the Sunninghill Hospital in Johannesburg. She is 39. She had been in a coma since April 26, after suffering an asthma attack. This led to cardi 2004 - South African singer Brenda F ...

  27. Hot Product

    August 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Princess Diaries 2" ’Royal’ Flush New tracks from Avril Lavigne, Kelly Clarkson, Lindsay Lohan and guitarist Adam Levy featuring Norah Jones can be found on Disney's soundtrack to "The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement." ...

  28. This Day in Music

    December 08, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Aimee Mann headlines a Seattle "release party" for Sub Pop's "Badlands: A Tribute To Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska," issued the month before. Mann is joined by fellow contributors Damien 2000 - ...

  29. This Day in Music

    May 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Veteran Mexican singer/songwriter Juan Gabriel takes home four honors at the 13th annual Billboard Latin Music Awards in Miami, including songwriter of the year, hot Latin track of the y 2002 - Veteran Mexican singer/songwr ...

  30. This Day in Music

    December 08, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Aimee Mann headlines a Seattle ""release party"" for Sub Pop's ""Badlands: A Tribute To Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska,"" issued the month before. Mann is joined by fellow con ...

  31. Backstreet Boy's Boat Wins Key West Race

    November 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A boat owned by Nick Carter -- a member of the Backstreet Boys who recently launched a solo recording career -- easily won the Super Vee class yesterday (Nov. 20) during the first of two races that co A boat owned by Nick Carter -- a member of the B ...

  32. Michael Bolton Begins New Chapter

    April 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Michael Bolton has a new album and a fresh sound. When his first Jive set (and first album of totally new material since 1998), "Only a Woman Like You," is released April 23, it will relaunch this adu Michael Bolton has a new album and a f ...

  33. Millions Raised By Weekend Benefit Concerts

    October 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Millions of dollars were raised over the weekend for disaster relief from star-studded concerts in New York, Washington, D.C., and Nashville. The Concert for New York City at Madison Square Garden -- Millions of dollars were raised over the weekend ...

  34. Benefits: D.C. Sells Out; Nashville Tix Move Slowly

    October 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Clear Channel Entertainment's (CCE) benefit concert Sunday (Oct. 21) in Washington, D.C., is a complete sellout, with more than 42,000 tickets sold. However, the company's Nashville country event the Clear Channel Entertainment's (CCE ...

  35. Nickelodeon Forming Label With Jive Records

    July 30, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Children's television network Nickelodeon is partnering with Jive Records -- home of teen pop sensations 'N Sync, Backstreet Boys, and Britney Spears -- to create Nick Records. "Music plays a vibrant Children's television network ...