1. Punk's Quiet Visionary: Debbie Harry, Tommy Stinson, Danny Fields and More on Tommy Ramone

    July 18, 2014 3:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 In 1974, Thomas Erdelyi became Tommy Ramone. The last surviving original member of the band is remembered as the odd man out who helped shaped the sound and look of punk rock's founding fathers. This feature first appeared in the July 26th issu ...

  2. Iggy Azalea Tops Hot 100 With 'Fancy,' Matches Beatles' Historic Mark

    May 28, 2014 1:05 PM EDT It's a fab week for Iggy Azalea, who earns a chart honor not achieved since the Beatles swarmed the U.S. in early 1964. The Australian rapper crowns the Billboard Hot 100 with her debut hit "Fancy," featuring Charli XCX (2-1). As A ...

  3. The 10 Most Controversial Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Moments (Plus Two)

    April 10, 2014 11:44 AM EDT With its lack of transparent voting and occasionally odd subjective induction criteria, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has seen its fair share of controversy in its 31 years of existence. This year's class features a good amount of drama, wit ...

  4. Rewinding The Charts: Blondie's 'Rapture' Rules Billboard Hot 100

    March 28, 2014 10:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 On this date 33 years ago, Blondie brought 'Rapture' – and rap – to No. 1 "Debbie Harry doing rap disco may seem bizarre, but it works here. The production is expectedly slick and the playing is tight." Despite seeming bemused, B ...

  5. (Don't) Call Me: Blondie Rejects Offer to Perform at Sochi Olympics

    February 10, 2014 9:30 AM EST 1 0 0 Blondie has revealed that they rejected an offer to perform at the Sochi Olympics because of Russia's violations against human rights, including the country's recent anti-gay laws.  On her Twitter account, Blondie frontwoman Debbie Harry p ...

  6. Billboard Women In Music Red Carpet: Watch Janelle Monae, Tegan & Sara and More

    December 11, 2013 2:21 PM EST Watch what happened when Billboard caught up with P!nk, Janelle Monae, Tegan & Sara, Debbie Harry, Christina Perri, Kimberly Perry and Bravo host Andy Cohen at our annual Women in Music event on Tuesday in New York City. The star-studded lunc ...

  7. Blondie's Debbie Harry on the Billboard Women In Music Red Carpet 2013

    Blondie's Debbie Harry on the Billboard Women In Music Red Carpet 2013

    December 11, 2013 10:53 AM EST 0 0 0 Debbie Harry on the Billboard Women In Music Red Carpet 2013: Dec. 10. Women in Music , 2013 , red carpet , Billboard , Debbie Harry , Woman of the year , Debbie Harry Videos Debbie Harry ...

  8. Backbeat Byte: Mariah Carey, Debbie Harry at 19th Annual Out 100 Awards

    November 18, 2013 12:50 PM EST Out Magazine held its 19th-annual 100 Awards ceremony this past Friday at New York's Terminal 5, celebrating influential members of the gay community who have made a positive impact over the past year. The show drew two big names to its nin ...

  9. Ross on Radio: It's Not Bandwagon-Jumping If The Bandwagon Keeps Moving

    January 31, 2013 10:24 AM EST Should an artist follow musical trends or ignore them? For years, the industry premium has been on artists who could reinvent themselves quickly enough to reflect current pop tastes without visibly riding the tail end of a bandwagon. From Bruce S ...

  10. Adam Lambert, Jordin Sparks Pay Tribute to Whitney Houston, Donna Summer At 'VH1 Divas': Watch

    December 17, 2012 11:50 AM EST 0 0 0 VH1 DIVAS Best Photos From the Show It was a confluence of glitz and glamour, spikes and suits and all manner of bare-chested male dancers. In other words, Adam Lambert 's Sunday night… And VH1 Divas 2012, which featured the American Idol seaso ...

  11. Debbie Harry

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  12. Backbeat: Rock Photographers Henry Diltz, Bob Gruen, More Showcase Tina Turner, Tupac Photos in L.A.

    June 21, 2012 1:46 PM EDT Photographer Henry Diltz stands in front of a banner featuring his photograph of Tina Turner. (Photo: Phil Gallo) Tina Turner was playing four nights at the Universal Amphitheater and Capitol Records hired Henry Diltz to photograph her October 198 ...

  13. Marc Jacobs Tranforms Shop Into Ode to Blondie

    September 15, 2011 12:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 Marc Jacobs went blonde this week. Well, technically his shop did. The Marc by Marc Jacobs women's boutique on Bleecker Street in NYC's West Village neighborhood had a drastic facelift, receiving a jolt of electric energy as it was transfo ...

  14. Blondie on Beyonce, Longevity & New Album 'Panic of Girls'

    September 04, 2011 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Groundbreaking New York band Blondie has been pushing genre boundaries for nearly 40 years. Led by iconic frontwoman Debbie Harry, Blondie was a pioneering force in the new wave and punk scenes of the late '70s and early '80s, quick to exp ...

  15. Billboard Bits: Bon Iver Gives Lyrical Taste, Blondie to Release New Album

    May 19, 2011 6:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Bon Iver Gives Lyrical Taste Of Upcoming Album First came "Calgary," the first single off Bon Iver's upcoming album, and now Justin Vernon fans can get a t ...

  16. The Who Rocks With Jeff Beck, Debbie Harry Against Cancer

    January 14, 2011 4:02 PM EST 0 0 0 The W ho frontman Roger Daltrey recently revealed that he had a cancer scare and underwent surgery in Dec. 2009 to successfully remove a precancerous growth on a vocal chord, so it comes as no surprise that fundraising for cancer charities is a caus ...

  17. The Who, Jeff Beck, Debbie Harry to Play UK Concert Against Cancer

    November 11, 2010 2:57 PM EST 0 0 0 Rock legends The Who will perform alongside Jeff Beck , Blondie singer Debbie Harry and The Verve 's Richard Ashcroft in a charity concert against cancer. The stars will appear at the HMV Hammersmith Apollo, London, on January 13, 2011 to raise ...

  18. No Doubt Will 'Absolutely' Tour Again, Says Tony Kanal

    September 17, 2010 12:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 N o Doubt will go on tour to support its upcoming new album -- at least, it will if bassist Tony Kanal has anything to say about it. At his bandmate Gwen Stefani's L.A.M.B. Spring 2011 runway show for New York Fashion Week Thursday night (Sept. ...

  19. Springsteen Joins Lagy Gaga, Elton John At Rainforest Benefit

    May 14, 2010 12:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 B ruce Springsteen made a surprise appearance at Carnegie Hall last night, joining Sting , Elton John , Lady Gaga and other musicians and celebrities for a spirited concert to raise nearly $3 million for the Rainforest Fund. Springsteen performed &q ...

  20. Women In Music: Debbie Harry Q&A

    Women In Music: Debbie Harry Q&A

    November 07, 2008 5:25 PM EST 0 0 0 Debbie Harry speaks with Billboard Editorial Director Bill Werde about her career and why she's this year's recipient of the Icon Award Colbie Caillat , Women in Music , exclusive , Ciara , Debbie Harry , Blondie , rock , vuclip , Call Me ...

  21. Billboard Honors 'Women In Music'

    October 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Billboard honored 20 female executives and three artists at the third annual "Women in Music" breakfast, held this morning (Oct. 24) at the Hotel St. Regis in New York. Blondie frontwoman Debbie Harry was presented with the Icon award, r ...

  22. This Day in Music

    July 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Selling 331,000 copies, Selena's ``Dreaming of You,'' her first English album, debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard chart. The slain Tejano singer becomes the first Latin artist ever to debut at No 1995 - Selling 331,000 copies, Se ...

  23. Blondie Celebrating 30th Birthday Of 'Parallel Lines'

    May 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A 30th anniversary celebration for Blondie's "Parallel Lines" album was not the band's idea, according to singer Debbie Harry. A 30th anniversary celebration for Blondie's "Parallel Lines" album was not the band� ...

  24. Debbie Harry, "Two Times Blue (Stonebridge Radio Edit)"

    November 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Debbie Harry's fifth solo album, "Necessary Evil," offers a stew of the musical personas that have propelled the Blondie frontwoman to timeless stature, from new wave, rock, acoustic pop—and dance. Debbie Harry's fifth solo album ...

  25. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    October 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kid Rock favors more rock than rap on his first album in four years, Jennifer Lopez returns to English on her second release of 2007, strong women LeAnn Rimes and Vanessa Carlton unveil new efforts an New albums from rock acts Alter Bridge ("Bl ...

  26. Tunes On TV

    September 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television for the week of September 10 - 16. MONDAY, Sept. 10 "The Sauce," Fuse Featured artist(s): The Used. "Access Granted,"BET Featured artist(s): Wyclef Jean, Lil Wayne, Akon, Niia. "The Late Show With David L ...

  27. This Day in Music

    July 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Selling 331,000 copies, Selena's ``Dreaming of You,'' her first English album, debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard chart. The slain Tejano singer becomes the first Latin artist ever to debut at No 1995 - Selling 331,000 copies, Se ...

  28. Blondie Songs Headed To London Musical

    July 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran rock outfit Blondie is lending its songs to a West End musical based on the Madonna movie "Desperately Seeking Susan." The show, adapted from the 1985 film that helped propel the Material Girl Veteran rock outfit Blondie is lending ...

  29. Erasure Seeing The 'World' On Summer Tour

    May 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The veteran synth-pop duo will also visit Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and Mexico on the way to an Aug. 1 finale in Cleveland. A week after it concludes its stint on the summer True Colors tour with Cyndi Lauper, Blondie's Debbie Harry a ...

  30. Billboard Bits: Dresden Dolls, Click Five, Sir Andre Previn

    April 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dresden Dolls vocalist Amanda Palmer is recording her debut solo album in Nashville with Ben Folds. No release date has been penciled in for the as-yet-untitled project. Dresden Dolls vocalist Amanda Palmer is recording her debut solo album in Nashv ...

  31. Erasure, Lauper, Harry Anchor True Colors Tour

    March 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As first reported here last month, Erasure, Cyndi Lauper, Debbie Harry and the Gossip will anchor the first True Colors tour this summer. Dresden Dolls, Misshapes and host Margaret Cho are also on boa As first reported here last month, Erasure, Cynd ...

  32. All-Star Lineup Rocks Tibet House Benefit

    February 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Michael Stipe, Patti Smith, Lou Reed and Ray Davies were among the featured performers at the 17th annual Tibet House Benefit at Carnegie Hall last night (Feb. 26) in New York. Debbie Harry, Ben Harpe Michael Stipe, Patti Smith, Lou Reed and Ray Dav ...

  33. Erasure Sees The 'Light' On New Album

    February 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After an unexpected acoustic detour with last year's "Union Street," veteran synth-pop duo Erasure is back in familiar territory for "Light at the End of the World," due May 22 via Mute. The 10-track After an unexpected acou ...

  34. Moby Compiles His 'Best' For Two-Disc Set

    September 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Moby has set an Oct. 24 release for the V2 collection "Go: The Very Best Of," which will include a disc of hits and a second featuring remixes. The album features the previously unreleased "New York, Moby has set an Oct. 24 release fo ...

  35. '80s Hits, Custom Mixing Spark 'Scarface' Game

    August 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Johnny Cash, Debbie Harry, Iggy Pop, Public Enemy and Run-D.M.C are among the artists contributing hit tracks to Vivendi Games' Sierra Entertainment division's "Scarface: The World Is Yours," due in O Johnny Cash, Debbie Harry, I ...

  36. This Day in Music

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1978 - </b>No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: "Miss You," The Rolling Stones. The song is the band's eighth No. 1 single.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 1995 - Selling 331,000 copies, Selena&# ...

  37. Sabbath, Blondie Lead Rock Hall's 2006 Class

    March 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Iconic heavy metal quartet Black Sabbath, new-wave pop crossover combo Blondie, late jazz legend Miles Davis, southern rock mainstays Lynyrd Skynyrd, notorious punk outfit the Sex Pistols and A&M Iconic heavy metal quartet Black Sabbath, new-wav ...

  38. Music Remains Substantial Source Of Katrina Aid

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Two weeks following the devastating Hurricane Katrina, a host of music-related initiatives are raising funds for those suffering the effects of the storm. Two weeks following the devastating Hurricane Katrina, a host of music-related initiatives are ...

  39. Van Zandt Taking 'Underground Garage' To TV

    August 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 E Street band guitarist Little Steven Van Zandt's Underground Garage radio show has become a big hit, having branched out to 130 stations in 190 markets nationwide. But it may soon be coming to a new E Street band guitarist Little Steven Van Za ...

  40. This Day in Music

    July 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1978 - </b>No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: "Miss You," The Rolling Stones. The song is the band's eighth No. 1 single.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 1995 - Selling 331,000 copies, Selena&# ...

  41. The Cover Up

    July 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dan Geller and Amy Dykes are the electro-pop duo I Am the World Trade Center. Dan Geller and Amy Dykes are the electro-pop duo I Am the World Trade Center. During the recording of "The Cover Up," the pair ended its personal relationship. T ...

  42. Veteran Drummer Tony Thompson Dies

    November 13, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Drummer Tony Thompson, who died in an Encino, Calif., hospital yesterday (Nov. 12), proved his freewheeling musical approach at his first audition for Chic, according to producer-guitarist Nile Rodger Drummer Tony Thompson, who died in an Encino, Ca ...

  43. Billboard Bits: 'Step Up' Benefits, The Polyphonic Spree, The Strokes

    September 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on 'Step Up,' Polyphonic Spree, Strokes Sheryl Crow, Macy Gray and Sugar Ray's Mark McGrath are among those who will perform at a pair of Vanity Fair In Concert events benefiting the Step Up Women's Network. As previously re ...

  44. This Day in Music

    July 31, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1995 - </b>Selling 331,000 copies, Selena's "Dreaming of You," her first English album, debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard chart. The slain Tejano singer becomes the first Latin artist ever to debut 1995 - Selling 331,000 ...

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