1. Bubbling Under: Justin Bieber Guests With Madison Beer; American Young Debuts

    September 20, 2013 11:47 AM EDT Each Friday, Billboard presents "Bubbling Under," a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success. Up this week: Madison Beer, American Young, Paradise Fears, TeeFLii. Madison Beer Fourteen-year ...

  2. Mariah Carey Releases 'Almost Home' Video: Watch

    March 08, 2013 4:11 PM EST Almost a month after relasing "Almost Home," Mariah Carey debuts the David LaChapelle-directed video for Disney's "Oz the Great and Powerful" theme song. LaChapelle captures the singer belting the Stargate co-produced song ...

  3. Mariah Carey Records New Song for Disney's 'Oz The Great and Powerful'

    February 06, 2013 11:45 AM EST "Almost Home" to be released Feb. 19; David LaChapelle is directing the music video Mariah Carey has recorded "Almost Home" for Disney's fantasy feature "Oz The Great and Powerful." Island Def Jam will release ...

  4. Sony, RCA Sued By Artist Over Music Video Background

    February 27, 2012 5:39 PM EST A Brooklyn-based artist has filed a new lawsuit that raises the question of whether the mise-en-scène from one video production can be appropriated in another. The plaintiff in the case is Maya Hayuk, who has had a strong career through two decade ...

  5. Katy Perry Plays Mermaid in New Hair Ad

    February 07, 2012 2:00 PM EST 0 0 0 Katy Perry rivaled the watery grace of Ariel when she transformed into a mermaid for her new ad campaign for ghd hair straighteners. Shot by renowned photographer David LaChapelle, the ad (seen above) spotlights Perry's gorgeous lavender locks. ...

  6. Rihanna's 'You Da One' Video Comes Under Fire

    December 29, 2011 12:15 PM EST 0 0 0 Something about Rihanna 's "You Da One" video looks familiar and one Norwegian photographer may agree. In the video, released last week, Rihanna can be spotted gyrating around on the floor as the stripes and dot-shaped shadows dance o ...

  7. Hooked: Nicki Minaj & Ricky Martin Team Up, Gorillaz Get Chuck'd

    November 18, 2011 10:52 PM EST 0 0 0 Time to get Hooked, our bite-sized roundup of fashion-drenched music news. Nicki and Ricky: New Faces of MAC's Viva Glam Campaign Shot by David LaChapelle, the ad features Nicki Minaj kneeling erotically in a hot pink dress on a motorcycle as t ...

  8. Katy Perry Is Flapper Chic in New Haircare Ads

    October 06, 2011 7:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 The lady is a vamp. Katy Perry channels the Roaring Twenties in the new GHD at Sephora ad shot by the infamous David LaChapelle. Perry seduces in a pink fringe flapper dress, strands of pearls and a feather boa. Staring at these salacious ads one wo ...

  9. Elton John's Grand Return to Las Vegas a Hits & Glitz-Filled Celebration

    September 29, 2011 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Monochrome does not suit Elton John well. As one of rock's most colorful performers, the mere mention of his name conjures a rainbow of visuals, especially considering the famous video screen that was a key attraction for his first Las Vegas re ...

  10. Billboard Bits: Gaga To Judge 'So You Think You Can Dance,' Rihanna Lawsuit Moves Forward

    July 26, 2011 6:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Lady Gaga To Judge "So You Think You Can Dance" This Week "Gaga is coming to dance," shouts the intro of a new "So You Think You Can Dance" ...

  11. Rihanna Suffers Setback in 'S&M' Music Video Lawsuit

    July 25, 2011 5:22 PM EDT Photographer David LaChapelle has survived the first hurdle in his lawsuit claiming pop star Rihanna copied his photographs to create the music video "S&M." Although some allegations against the singer have been dismissed, a New York ...

  12. Billboard Bits: Lil Wayne Won't Work With Bieber, Rihanna Chained In 2nd 'S&M' Lawsuit

    June 24, 2011 7:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Lil Wayne Won't Work With Justin Bieber In his July/August XXL cover story, Lil Wayne said that despite persistent requests from Bieber, he won't work with him ...

  13. Rihanna Sued By Photog David LaChapelle Over 'S&M' Video

    February 15, 2011 7:30 AM EST Pop star Rihanna's lurid and brightly colored music video "S&M" (below) was "directly derived" from pictures taken by prominent U.S. fashion photographer David LaChapelle, he said in a lawsuit made public on Monday. La ...

  14. Rihanna Sued by David LaChapelle Over 'S&M' Music Video

    February 14, 2011 4:29 PM EST 0 0 0 Pop star Rihanna 's lurid and brightly colored music video "S&M" was "directly derived" from pictures taken by prominent U.S. fashion photographer David LaChapelle, he said in a lawsuit made public on Monday. Rihanna � ...

  15. Elton John Ends Las Vegas Run

    April 23, 2009 9:11 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Rocket Man bid farewell to the Las Vegas Strip Wednesday after five years and 241 shows at Caesars Palace — but said it won't necessarily be a long, long time before he returns. Wearing a bright red shirt that matched his piano and a coat e ...

  16. Juliet

    December 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The perils of touring are many and include tables and chairs. September 11 I woke up this morning in Philadelphia. Four years later… God Bless us all. Last night was a trip. It’s midnight and I’m back in NY I spent the day with friends… in another l ...

  17. Madonna In The Mix On New Dance Album

    September 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Madonna has finalized the track list for her new album, "Confessions on a Dancefloor." Producer Stuart Price tells Billboard the 12-track set, due Nov. 15 via Warner Bros., is continuously mixed and t Madonna has finalized the track list f ...

  18. Billboard Bits: 'Rize,' The Go! Team, Live 8

    June 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on 'Rize,' The Go! Team, Live 8 "Forget commercial hip-hop -- people are ready for something different." So says Tone Talauega, a co-producer with his brother Richmond of "Rize," a feature documentary about a burge ...

  19. Stars 'Declare' Support For Voting Initiative

    July 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 OutKast's Andre 300 and Christina Aguilera are among the celebrities appearing in a public service announcement campaign to encourage young adults to vote in the upcoming U.S. presidential election. OutKast's Andre 300 and Christina Aguile ...

  20. No Doubt Firms Up November Bonanza

    October 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A video for "It's My Life" has been shot by famed photographer David LaChapelle. Interscope has penciled in a Nov. 25 release for a bonanza of No Doubt items. As previously reported , the group will issue "Singles 1992-2003," ...

  21. 2003 MVPA Award Winners

    May 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT MVPA Award Winners Here are the 12th Annual MVPA Awards 2003 Award Winners, handed out May 8 in Los Angeles. Adult Contemporary Video of the Year David LaChapelle/Venus Entertainment Elton John "Original Sin" Hip-Hop Video of the Year ...

  22. 2003 Music Video Production Association Awards

    April 10, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music Video Production Association Awards The following are the nominees for the 2003 Music Video Production Assn. Awards, to be presented May 8 at the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles. The awards are given to the video's director and produc ...

  23. 2002 MTV Video Music Award nominees

    July 25, 2002 12:00 AM EDT MTV Video Music Award nominees Here are the 2002 MTV Video Music Award nominees, to be awarded Aug. 29 at New York's Radio City Music Hall. Best video of the year: "Gone," 'N Sync (Jive) "Without Me," Eminem (After ...