1. Future Music’s Malaysia Fest Canceled Following Multiple Deaths

    March 17, 2014 1:55 AM EDT Six people have reportedly died from suspected drug overdoses at the Future Music Asia festival, prompting organizers to cancel Saturday’s third and final day. Future Music's Malaysia leg is one of the region’s most popular dance music-oriente ...

  2. Future Music’s Malaysia Fest Canceled Following Multiple Deaths

    March 17, 2014 1:55 AM EDT Six people have reportedly died from suspected drug overdoses at the Future Music Asia festival, prompting organizers to cancel Saturday’s third and final day. Future Music's Malaysia leg is one of the region’s most popular dance music-orient ...

  3. Tomorrowland Sells 360,000 Tickets in Under An Hour

    February 15, 2014 4:11 PM EST EDM festival expands to two weekends for its 10th anniversary year. The 2014 edition of Belgian dance festival Tomorrowland went on sale this morning and sold out its 360,000 available tickets in under an hour, according to its organizers. That’ ...

  4. Deadmau5, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Phoenix Confirmed for Australia's Future Music Fest

    September 17, 2013 5:24 AM EDT Deadmau5, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Phoenix and Hardwell will make the long trek to Australia next year for the five-city Future Music Festival. Homegrown acts Knife Party, Cut Copy, Stafford Brothers and Timmy Trumpet will also make the trip, ...

  5. CODER Picks of the Week: Disclosure, Sinead Harnett, Axwell & More

    May 31, 2013 1:34 PM EDT Each Friday, the CODE crew reviews their favorite dance tracks of the week. Listen to the cuts below, and see what Kerri, Zel, Jacob, Lauren and Elissa have to say. Disclosure: "When A Fire Starts To Burn" (PMR/Cherrytree/Interscope) Fro ...

  6. Ultra Music Festival Weekend 2, Day 2: 10 Things Seen and Heard

    March 24, 2013 11:57 AM EDT Mother Nature has been less than kind to Miami's festival-goers this weekend, dousing the city Friday (March 22) and delivering scorching temps on Saturday (March 23). Even the shaded stages -- the Carl Cox and UMF Worldwide -- felt dangerous ...

  7. ERIC PRYDZ: 2013 Grammys Red Carpet

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    February 11, 2013 8:33 AM EST 4 0 0 ERIC PRYDZ: 2013 Grammys Red Carpet Grammys 2014 Grammys 2014 Eric Prydz ...

  8. The Year In EDM 2012: Swedish House Mafia, Deadmau5, Skrillex Get Massive

    December 14, 2012 9:00 AM EST 0 0 0 When Swedish House Mafia sold out its eight-date arena tour in mere minutes in September, the industry gaped at the feat -- an undeniable demonstration of EDM's growing power in the live space.   But there was a rub: Despite moving tickets, SHM ...

  9. The Year EDM Sold Out: Swedish House Mafia, Skrillex and Deadmau5 Hit the Mainstream

    December 14, 2012 5:25 AM EST When Swedish House Mafia sold out its eight-date arena tour in mere minutes in September, the industry gaped at the feat -- an undeniable demonstration of EDM's growing power in the live space. Check Out All Our Year-End Coverage and Charts R ...

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  11. Chart Highlights: Miguel's 'Adorn' Ties For Year's Longest Rule On R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay

    November 19, 2012 5:15 PM EST 0 0 0 Plus, new holiday favorites debut on AC and Calvin Harris tops Dance/Club Play Songs. Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed ...

  12. How iHome Became the Title Sponsor for Live Nation's Identity Fest

    July 11, 2012 4:10 PM EDT A screen shot of the iHome-sponsored Identity Festival website banner. After a respectable 2011 debut that sold 150,000 tickets over 19 dates behind headliners like Kaskade and Skrillex, Live Nation's touring Identity Festival is back for a s ...

  13. Dance Preview: The Prydz Is Right

    May 24, 2012 5:15 PM EDT 0 0 When the name "Swedish House Mafia" was still just a joke between musical buddies in Stockholm - long before its label deal with EMI, the global sponsorship with Absolut Vodka or blowout headlining gigs at New York's Madison Square Gard ...

  14. Meet EDM's Power Trio: Atlantic's Craig Kallman, Astralwerks' Glenn Mendlinger, Interscope's Dave Rene

    May 15, 2012 7:25 AM EDT For more than a decade, electronic dance music has been an indie label's business. In the mid- to late '90s, when acts like Fatboy Slim, the Chemical Brothers and Prodigy surged, the majors launched or acquired imprints: Warner had F-111 ...

  15. IDENTITY Fest Announces Eric Prydz, Paul Van Dyk, Nero For Traveling EDM Event's Second Year

    April 24, 2012 12:00 PM EDT Traveling EDM dance-a-thon IDENTITY Festival will be returning for its second year with a 15-date nationwide tour this summer. The Live Nation event will feature such names as Eric Prydz, Paul Van Dyk, Nero, Madeon, Wolfgang Gartner and more. Thir ...

  16. How EMI Plans To Grow EDM: A Q&A With EMI Dance Network Head Bart Cools

    March 30, 2012 10:52 AM EDT EMI Music Executive VP, Marketing Europe/Rest of the World, Bart Cools is head of the newly-formed EMI Dance Network - the label's international, label-wide A&R and marketing network dedicated exclusively to dance artists and records. In ...

  17. Chris Brown Gets Personal With Rihanna On Leaked 'Graffiti' Tracks

    December 03, 2009 2:29 PM EST 0 0 0 Though Chris Brown hasn't discussed the intimate details about his assault of Rihanna in interviews to promote the Dec. 8 release of "Graffiti," several tracks from the just-leaked album seem to directly address the singer's feel ...

  18. DJ Tiesto, Carl Cox Set For Ultra Festival

    December 05, 2008 10:27 AM EST 0 0 0 DJ Tiesto, Carl Cox, Bloc Party, Deadmau5, the Ting Tings, Cut Copy and Crystal Castles lead the bill for the 2009 Ultra Music Festival, to be held March 27-29 at Bicentennial Park in downtown Miami. Other artists scheduled to perform at this year&# ...

  19. Perry, The Verve Remain Atop U.K. Charts

    September 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Katy Perry's fifth week atop the singles chart and the Verve's second at No. 1 on the album survey were the highlights of yesterday's new U.K. sales data. Katy Perry's fifth week atop the singles chart and the Verve's second ...

  20. The Verve Storms To No. 1 U.K. Debut

    September 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The reunited Verve delivered a No. 1 U.K. album for Parlophone/EMI yesterday (Aug. 31) as "Forth" debuted at the top. In a double for EMI labels, Virgin's Katy Perry started a fourth week at the singl The reunited Verve delivered a No ...

  21. Billboard Bits: Ultra Festival, Blue Man Group, Tim McGraw

    February 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Junkie XL, the Bravery, Union Jack (in its first show in seven years), Eric Prydz and the Veez have been added to the lineup for the Ultra Music Festival, to be held March 28-29 at Miami's Bicentennia Junkie XL, the Bravery, Union Jack (in its ...

  22. Chart Beat

    May 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses John Lennon, Joan Armatrading, Kimberley Locke and more! JOHN: For the third year in a row, a song written by John Lennon makes its debut on The Billboard Hot 100. The latest Lennon composition to see chart ink is Green Day's rem ...

  23. Lewis, Winehouse Rule The Roost On U.K. Charts

    January 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 "X Factor" winner Leona Lewis retained her singles crown on yesterday's (Jan. 14) new U.K. sales charts, as "A Moment Like This" (Syco Music/Sony BMG) narrowly held off "Proper Education" (Data/Positi "X Facto ...

  24. New Digital Rules Shake Up U.K. Charts

    January 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 U.K. singles chart history broke new ground yesterday (Jan. 7) with the publication of the first survey to factor in all download sales, not just those in which a physical CD equivalent is available w U.K. singles chart history broke new ground yest ...

  25. Chart Beat

    December 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred discusses Pink Floyd, the Jennifers of "Dreamgirls", Olivia Newton-John and more! OFF 'THE WALL': Pink Floyd has been all over the Billboard charts since making its debut in 1965, but this week the veteran U.K. band stakes a ...

  26. Ask Billboard

    November 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Answers to readers' questions about Robbie Williams, Erick Prydz and more. LESS INTENSIVE CARE Hi Keith, I really enjoy reading your answers every week. I was recently looking in the Apple iTunes Music Store and saw that Robbie Williams' n ...

  27. Elvis, Chemical Bros. Top U.K. Charts

    January 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Elvis Presley resumed his rule over the U.K. singles chart yesterday (Jan. 30) when RCA's latest reissue of his original British chart-toppers, "It's Now or Never," debuted at No. 1. Elvis Presley resumed his rule over the U.K. s ...

  28. Ciara Dethrones Elvis On U.K. Singles Chart

    January 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After two consecutive weeks in which Elvis Presley reissues topped the U.K. singles chart, there was a surprise on yesterday's (Jan. 23) new survey when RCA's latest Presley re-release, "A Fool Such A After two consecutive weeks in wh ...

  29. Despite Low Sales, Elvis Nets 1,000 U.K. No. 1

    January 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The U.K.'s 1,000th No. 1 single is a track first released in January 1959. Elvis Presley's "One Night" (RCA), which was also the 80th British chart-topper, returned to the summit of the weekly singles The U.K.'s 1,000th No. ...

  30. MoS, Xingtone Launch Mobile Store

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Eric Prydz, Boogie Pimps ringtones offered. Eric Prydz, Boogie Pimps ringtones offered. News Eric Prydz ...

  31. Eminem Sidesteps Destiny, Spears On U.K. Chart

    November 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Eminem raced to No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart yesterday (Nov. 7) with "Just Lose It" (Interscope), outselling new entries by Destiny's Child and Britney Spears in the process. Destiny's Child had to Eminem raced to No. 1 on the ...

  32. Ja Rule, Robbie Williams Rule U.K. Charts

    November 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ja Rule hit No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart for the first time yesterday (Oct. 30) with "Wonderful" (Def Jam) featuring R. Kelly & Ashanti, while Robbie Williams' "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis) start Ja Rule hit No. 1 on th ...

  33. BREAKING & ENTERING

    October 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eric Prydz /bb/breakenter/index.jsp News Eric Prydz ...

  34. B&E: Eric Prydz

    October 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Breaking & Entering: A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Eric Prydz. Profiling acts breaking at radio and/or retail and entering Billboard's charts. LET'S GET PHYSICAL: Slip on a headba ...

  35. Williams, Prydz Hold U.K. No. 1s

    October 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Robbie Williams netted his sixth U.K. No. 1 album yesterday (Oct. 24) as Swedish DJ Eric Prydz successfully defended his singles chart crown. Williams' "Greatest Hits" (Chrysalis) boasts two new songs Robbie Williams netted his sixth ...

  36. Prydz Returns To U.K. No. 1

    October 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In an extremely rare occurrence on yesterday's (Oct. 17) new U.K. singles chart, Swedish DJ Eric Prydz returned to No. 1 with "Call on Me" (Data/Ministry of Sound). In an extremely rare occurrence on yesterday's (Oct. 17) new U.K ...

  37. Soulful Stone Tops U.K. Album Chart

    October 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Teenage English soul star Joss Stone become the youngest female solo artist to top the British album survey yesterday (Oct. 3) as "Mind Body & Soul" debuted at No. 1. The S-Curve/Relentless/Virgin Teenage English soul star Joss Stone b ...

  38. Prydz, Green Day Lock Down U.K. Charts

    September 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Swedish DJ Eric Prydz started a second week atop the U.K. singles chart yesterday (Sept. 26) with "Call on Me" (Data/Ministry of Sound), while Green Day's "American Idiot" (Reprise) became the punk tr Swedish DJ Eric Prydz s ...

  39. Prydz Hits U.K. No. 1 With Winwood Sample

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Swedish-born DJ Eric Prydz has the new No. 1 single on the U.K. chart with the club crossover "Call on Me" (Data/Ministry of Sound). Swedish-born DJ Eric Prydz has the new No. 1 single on the U.K. chart with the club crossover "Call o ...