1. Maren Morris Playfully Crosses Generational Lines In '80s Mercedes'

    July 15, 2016 10:10 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sister piece to 'My Church' uses judicious throwback references to Don Henley, 'Pretty In Pink.' It’s amusing to look back at K.T. Oslin ’s visual treatment for “80’s Ladies,” which won the Academy of Country Music’s video of the ...

  2. Old Dominion Channels The Beatles, George Strait In 'Song For Another Time'

    June 30, 2016 1:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 The new single's lyrics span titles from Hank Williams to Elton John to Katy Perry. In an era when neither audiences nor artists tend to favor just one genre, Old Dominion ’s “Song for Another Time” may have emerged at the perfect moment. The t ...

  3. 'She's 22 and I'm 122': Arsenio Hall and Kelsea Ballerini Dish on Hosting ABC's All-Star Variety Show 'Greatest Hits'

    June 29, 2016 3:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 On a soundstage in Studio City, Calif., an audience full of young people, most of whom weren’t born before the ‘90s, is wildly applauding a beloved icon of the 1980s. “Give it up for Tawny Kitaen!” says Arsenio Hall, exhorting the studio audience. “ ...

  4. Adele Shares Her Favorite Breakup Songs (Hint: None of Them Are Her Own)

    June 29, 2016 10:39 AM EDT 0 0 0 Reigning queen of breakup songs Adele shared her ultimate breakup songs playlist with People -- and surprisingly, she left her entire discography off the list, adding the likes of blues singer Bonnie Raitt and the inimitable Etta James instead. Adel ...

  5. Andra Day, Little Big Town, Jason Derulo & More to Perform on ABC's 'Greatest Hits'

    June 01, 2016 5:27 PM EDT 0 0 0 ABC will premiere the new music miniseries Greatest Hits  later this month, which celebrates hits from iconic artists of the past few decades, and now the network has revealed the first round of performers. ABC Orders Singing Show 'Greatest Hit ...

  6. Maroon 5 Members Speak Out On Illegal Logging After Rainforest Trip; Documentary Premieres at Grammy Museum

    May 17, 2016 12:52 PM EDT Members of Maroon 5 and Guster, who traveled last year to the Guatemalan rain forest, are featured in a new documentary on illegal logging of the hard woods used to create musical instruments.  The project also explores sustainable sources for wood ...

  7. A Look Back at Prince's Quirky, Idiosyncratic Paisley Park Records

    April 24, 2016 12:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Stax Records once delivered Southern soul music, horn sections and behind-the-beat grooves. Motown served up spirited R&B from spit-polished singers with a distinctive pop sheen as “the Sound of Young America.” From Prince & the Revolution ’ ...

  8. Bonnie Raitt Gets Spring Fever: 5 Takeaways From Her Joyous Show at NYC's Beacon Theater

    April 02, 2016 2:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Bonnie Raitt had gone for a walk in the park -- New York’s Central Park -- on this spring day, the singer told her audience at the first of her two sold-out shows Friday (April 1) at Manhattan’s Beacon Theatre. This Californian marveled at how New Y ...

  9. Bonnie Raitt Turns to Songwriting After Pain of Losing Family

    March 23, 2016 11:38 PM EDT 0 0 0 After back-to-back tours and albums, Bonnie Raitt said finally finding time to deal with the deaths of her father, mother and brother helped her break writer's block and craft songs for her latest album and tour. "I don't write often ...

  10. Bonnie Raitt Picks Her 10 Favorite Duets

    February 22, 2016 4:52 PM EST 0 0 0 The blues artist estimates that she has guested on more than 100 songs. Her shortlist of the most unforgettable The veteran blues artist estimates that she has guested on more than 100 songs. Here, her shortlist of the most unforgettable -- with apo ...

  11. Behind the Scenes of Bonnie Raitt's Billboard Shoot

    Behind the Scenes of Bonnie Raitt's Billboard Shoot

    February 19, 2016 3:50 PM EST 5 0 0 Behind the Scenes of Bonnie Raitt's Billboard Shoot Bonnie Raitt , Bonnie Raitt Videos Bonnie Raitt Brightcove ...

  12. Lady Gaga's Davie Bowie Tribute Was Facebook's Top Grammys Moment

    February 16, 2016 3:59 PM EST 0 0 0 The 2016 Grammys had its high and its lows, and Facebook gathered the data from all the viewers sending updates on Music’s Biggest Night for the night's top five social moments.  All Grammy Record of the Year Winners, Ranked: Critics' Pick ...

  13. Chris Stapleton, Bonnie Raitt & Gary Clark, Jr. Pay Tribute to B.B. King With 'The Thrill Is Gone' at Grammys

    February 15, 2016 11:02 PM EST 0 0 0 "We honor a king that we lost this year," Bonnie Raitt said in her introduction to the 2016 Grammy Awards's B.B. King tribute, a fittingly guitar-centric take on the King's classic, "The Thrill Is Gone."  Chris Stapleto ...

  14. Bonnie Raitt, Lee Ann Womack and Others Salute Glenn Frey at Troubadour Tribute

    February 14, 2016 10:33 PM EST 0 0 0 The loss of Glenn Frey is a heartache worth at least two nights. In advance of Monday’s Grammy telecast salute to the Eagles ’ co-frontman, the Americana Music Association presented its own tribute to the singer Saturday night at the Troubadour, the ...

  15. B.B. King Tribute WIll Be Lead By Chris Stapleton at Grammys

    B.B. King Tribute WIll Be Lead By Chris Stapleton at Grammys

    February 05, 2016 3:42 PM EST 0 0 0 Among Gary Clark Jr. and Bonnie Raitt, Country singer Chris Stapleton will play tribute to the late blues master B.B. King at the Grammy Awards later this month. The Grammys announced a handful of oth Grammy award , B.B. King , Chris Stapleton , woc ...

  16. Farm Aid 30th Anniversary TV Special Boasts Archive Sets From Allman Brothers, B.B. King & More

    January 06, 2016 3:17 PM EST 0 0 0 Farm Aid, the music industry’s longest-running concert for a cause, will premiere an AXS TV special Jan. 10 filmed during its 30th anniversary in Chicago this past September, with performances by Willie Nelson , Neil Young , John Mellencamp , Dave M ...

  17. Bonnie Raitt, Jackson Browne, Graham Nash Continue No Nukes Advocacy As Paris Climate Talks Wind Down

    December 11, 2015 10:43 AM EST 0 0 0 Bonnie Raitt—who co-founded Musicians United for Safe Energy (MUSE) with Jackson Browne, Graham Nash and others—has roundly rejected pro-nuclear-power arguments heard during the Paris climate talks. A longtime environmental activist, Raitt reacted t ...

  18. Southside Johnny, the Veteran Jersey Boy from the Same Shore as Springsteen and Bon Jovi

    October 30, 2015 4:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 The fairgrounds in West Springfield, Mass., past the gaudy bright lights of stands selling fried-dough funnel cakes and cream puffs so big they come with instructions on how to eat them (twist gently), Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes are doi ...

  19. Willie Nelson on 30 Years of Farm Aid -- and Why He's More Passionate Than Ever About Legalizing Pot

    October 15, 2015 12:48 PM EDT 6.22 k 901 30 It all began with a few words from Bob Dylan onstage at the Live Aid concert in July 1985, asking: Couldn’t some of the money raised go to help American farmers? “The question hit me like a ton of bricks,” remembers Willie Nelson , who was o ...

  20. James Taylor Says He 'Should Be Getting Half' of Streaming Money, Talks Neil Young's Pono

    July 07, 2015 7:57 AM EDT 0 0 0 James Taylor is OK with the booming streaming music business, but he believes artists deserve 50 percent of the profits. “If someone’s going to be making money off of my recorded music, I think that I should be getting half of that money that they’r ...

  21. Michael Franti, Bonnie Raitt & Indigo Girls Join Forces on 'Buy This Fracking Album': Exclusive Premiere

    June 16, 2015 12:45 PM EDT Producer Jason Samel is using his talents for the greater good with his latest compilation,  Buy this  Fracking  Album . Specifically, the producer (whose resume includes work with everyone from Willie Nelson to Jane's Addiction ) wants to ...

  22. Chris Stapleton: Get to Know Writer Behind Tracks for Luke Bryan, Adele, Blake Shelton & More

    May 04, 2015 5:03 PM EDT Country singer Chris Stapleton releases a new album, Traveller , on Tuesday. It's Stapleton's solo debut at age 37, but you've been probably been hearing him for years without knowing it: As a Nashville songwriter, he's written ...

  23. James Taylor Debuts New Song About Boston Red Sox at Fenway: Watch

    May 03, 2015 10:21 PM EDT 0 0 0 James Taylor inherited his love for the Boston Red Sox from his father and grandmother, and his newest song follows his fandom through three generations from the sale of Babe Ruth to the team's cathartic 2004 World Series title. The Boston trou ...

  24. Late Night Music Roundup: Watch James Corden & Katharine McPhee, Iron & Wine with Ben Bridwell, Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors

    April 16, 2015 5:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tax Day is never a laughing matter. Though James Corden can turn it into a giggle. The British talk show host teamed with singer and actress Katharine McPhee for a medley of “Tax Day Carols” on his Late Late Show . Forget Christmas in July, this was ...

  25. Welcome To Cam Country: Arista Nashville Singer Has a Short Name, Potentially Long Career

    April 16, 2015 4:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 One artist who has definitely made an impact at country radio in the first quarter of 2015 is Arista Nashville’s Cam . The California songstress has definitely made a positive impression with fans and programmers with her debut single, “My Mistake,” ...

  26. Ian McLagan Remembered at Austin Music Awards

    March 19, 2015 4:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 There were lots of winners at the 33rd annual Austin Music Awards on Wednesday night. But it was a loss that resonated most deeply during the ceremony. Ian McLagan , the former Small Faces and Faces keyboardist and an adopted Texan who died on Dec. ...

  27. Tom Morello, Bonnie Raitt Pay Tribute to Bob Dylan at MusiCares Gala

    February 07, 2015 4:34 PM EST Even though Bob Dylan opted not to play Friday night when he was honored as MusiCares Person of the Year annual dinner at the Los Angeles Convention Center, he had his hand in every performance. Billboard talked to several of the evening's ...

  28. Whalley's World Comes to Concord Music Group

    July 11, 2014 8:06 AM EDT After starting in the Warner Bros. mailroom more than three decades ago, Tom Whalley has gone on to have a tremendously successful career as a top music executive. He served as Capitol Records' head of A&R, co-founded Interscope Records — ...

  29. Priyanka Chopra Preposterously Claims She Can't Make You Love Her In New Video

    May 01, 2014 5:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 "I probably discovered it after some stupid boy broke my heart," Priyanka Chopra says about her new single. The assertion is just about as preposterous as the former Miss World claiming she can't make someone love her. But on her danc ...

  30. Linda Ronstadt Rocks Highest-Charting Album In 24 Years

    April 18, 2014 1:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 The pop/rock icon – and now Rock and Roll Hall of Famer – returns with 'Duets,' which spurs her best chart rank since 1990 New Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Linda Ronstadt roars back onto the Billboard 200 , as her new compilation &q ...

  31. Chart Moves: Trio of Tribute Albums Arrive on Billboard 200, Luke Bryan's ACM Gain, Cyndi Lauper's 'Unusual' Returns

    April 10, 2014 9:23 AM EDT This week on the Billboard 200 albums chart, the "Frozen" soundtrack refused to budge from the No. 1 slot, clocking a ninth week atop the tally. The set sold 149,000 copies in the week ending April 6, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Five ...

  32. Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Nicks, Chris Martin On Board for Rock Hall Ceremony

    April 01, 2014 4:43 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Nicks, Carrie Underwood, Chris Martin: The stars are turning out to salute the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. The hall of fame announced Tuesday that "The Boss" will fittingly induct and perform with h ...

  33. T Bone Burnett, Bonnie Raitt Among Many at Troubadour's Tribute to Phil Everly

    January 26, 2014 5:47 PM EST Grammy nominees from the Americana, folk, bluegrass and blues categories gathered Saturday night at the Troubadour to pay tribute to the late Phil Everly , who died Jan. 3 and will be honored during the televised ceremony. Grammys 2014: Complete C ...

  34. Grammy Week: Songwriters Behind Eminem, Bonnie Raitt, Adele, More Step Into the Spotlight at 'A Song Is Born'

    January 24, 2014 2:29 PM EST Songs, specifically the ones that become smash hits, were the focal point of the Grammy Foundation's "A Song is Born" program on Jan. 23. Seventeen artists, most of them writers rather than interpreters, performed an astounding numb ...

  35. Headstone Project Brings Recognition to Long-Forgotten Blues Musos

    December 30, 2013 3:57 AM EST 0 0 0 Blues guitarist Tommy Bankhead rubbed shoulders with some of the genre's royalty, from Howlin' Wolf and Elmore James to Albert King and Sonny Boy Williamson. But visitors to the overgrown St. Louis cemetery where Bankhead was buried more t ...

  36. Shazam Partners With Jimmy Kimmel Live on Music Giveaway (Exclusive)

    September 30, 2013 10:00 AM EDT Shazam Entertainment, whose app has been used to identify billions of songs since 2002, is expanding its television business through a deal with late-night host Jimmy Kimmel. The partnership, expected to be announced Monday, will give away free ...

  37. Amos Lee, At Farm Aid Benefit, Says He'’s Finished With Followup To Chart-Topping “'Mission Bell'

    April 29, 2013 2:43 PM EDT "“This is something I believe in,”" singer/songwriter Amos Lee said, relaxing offstage moments after playing a intimate benefit concert in Manhattan April 24 for Farm Aid , the music-industry-backed group that supports American farmers ...

  38. Black Keys, Drake, Gotye Among Grammys Pre-Telecast Winners

    February 10, 2013 7:57 PM EST 4 0 0 The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach had three Grammys in his possession before the 55th annual Grammy Awards telecast began Sunday night. Auerbach was named producer of the year, non-classical, and the Black Keys' "Lonely Boy" was named ...

  39. Bonnie Raitt Video Q&A: 'Slipstream,' Feminism, Katy Perry, Plans

    December 28, 2012 11:55 PM EST 0 0 0 Watch the blues-rock legend discuss her 2012 success, fans Katy Perry & Adele, feminism, launching her own label and more. Bonnie Raitt - singer, guitarist, Grammy winner, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer - has seen her share of great music years, an ...

  40. Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 2: No Pressure Early Days, 'Give it Up' - Billboard

    Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 2: No Pressure Early Days, 'Give it Up' - Billboard

    December 28, 2012 11:48 PM EST 0 0 0 Part two of Bonnie Raitt in conversation with Billboard's Bill Werde, 2012. interview , Bonnie Raitt , Bonnie Raitt , Bill Werde Videos Bonnie Raitt Bill Werde Brightcove ...

  41. Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 3: 'Nick Of Time' Success - Billboard

    Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 3: 'Nick Of Time' Success - Billboard

    December 28, 2012 11:48 PM EST 0 0 0 Part three of Bonnie Raitt in conversation with Billboard's Bill Werde, 2012. interview , Bonnie Raitt , Bonnie Raitt , Bill Werde Videos Bonnie Raitt Bill Werde Brightcove ...

  42. Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 4: Fans Katy Perry & Adele, 'Slipstream' Kudos - Billboard

    Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 4: Fans Katy Perry & Adele, 'Slipstream' Kudos - Billboard

    December 28, 2012 11:47 PM EST 0 0 0 Part 4 of Bonnie Raitt in conversation with Billboard's Bill Werde, 2012. interview , Bonnie Raitt , Bonnie Raitt , Bill Werde Videos Bonnie Raitt Bill Werde Brightcove ...

  43. Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 5: Feminism, Politics, Activism - Billboard

    Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 5: Feminism, Politics, Activism - Billboard

    December 28, 2012 11:47 PM EST 0 0 0 Part five of Bonnie Raitt in discussion with Billboard's Bill Werde, 2012. interview , Bonnie Raitt , Bonnie Raitt , Bill Werde Videos Bonnie Raitt Bill Werde Brightcove ...

  44. Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 6: Making 'Slipstream' - Billboard

    Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 6: Making 'Slipstream' - Billboard

    December 28, 2012 11:46 PM EST 0 0 0 Part six of Bonnie Raitt in conversation with Billboard's Bill Werde, 2012. interview , Bonnie Raitt , Bonnie Raitt , Bill Werde Videos Bonnie Raitt Bill Werde Brightcove ...

  45. Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 7: Her Label Redwing, Future Plans

    Bonnie Raitt Q&A Pt. 7: Her Label Redwing, Future Plans

    December 28, 2012 11:46 PM EST 0 0 0 Part seven of Bonnie Raitt in conversation with Billboard's Bill Werde, 2012. interview , Bonnie Raitt , Bonnie Raitt , Bill Werde Videos Bonnie Raitt Bill Werde Brightcove ...

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  47. Neil Portnow Honored By Clive Davis, Randy Philips, Martin Bandier, Kevin Lyman, Others

    December 10, 2012 9:10 AM EST The following video interview with Neil Portnow, CEO and president of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, is from the latest edition of Billboard magazine. In addition to a special feature package on Portnow, who is celebrating ...

  48. Morning Fix: WBR's Moscowitz Steps Down; Scooter Braun on Bieber Snub, Jets; Rick Ross' Gang Problem

    December 07, 2012 8:34 AM EST Head HERE to subscribe to Billboard's Morning Fix email and our other free music-business newsletters TODD MOSCOWITZ STEPS DOWN FROM WARNER BROS. RECORDS, CAMERON STRANG TAKES OVER: One month after adding Rhino Records to his portfolio of res ...

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