1. Cobra Starship Breaks Up; Gabe Saporta Explains What's Next

    November 10, 2015 12:00 PM EST Cobra Starship is calling it quits.  Frontman Gabe Saporta broke the news today (Nov. 10) that following ten years, four albums, and a pair of top 10 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 , the pop-rock group is no more. The last we heard from Cobra ...

  2. Cobra Starship’s Gabe Saporta Talks New Single 'Never Been In Love,' Featuring Icona Pop

    August 25, 2014 4:10 PM EDT 7 8 0 Check out the brand-new lyric video for 'Never Been In Love.' "When you heard the title of the song did you think it would be a negative song?" Cobra Starship 's Gabe Saporta asks. The frontman is doing an early interview to ...

  3. Hashtag Music: Do Twitter-Friendly Song Titles Make a #Difference?

    May 22, 2013 2:34 PM EDT Hashtag songs are here. Just in the past month, we've seen three major artists -- Busta Rhymes, Mariah Carey and Jennifer Lopez -- tack the number symbol all too familiar to Twitter and social media users to the beginnings of their songs. ...

  4. Eve Feat. Gabe Saporta, 'Make It Out This Town' Music Video (Behind the Scenes)

    Eve Feat. Gabe Saporta, 'Make It Out This Town' Music Video (Behind the Scenes)

    April 04, 2013 4:30 PM EDT 2 0 0 Eve Feat. Gabe Saporta, 'Make It Out This Town' Music Video (Behind the Scenes) Videos Eve Feat Gabe Saporta Brightcove ...

  5. Eve Forms Label, Releasing First Album in 11 Years

    January 24, 2013 2:28 PM EST Following an eleven-year recording hiatus, rapper-actress Eve has announced that her fourth studio album will be released this spring. "You can officially expect Lip Lock on May 14," she promises in a new interview. While she originall ...

  6. Jac Vanek Q&A: Miley Cyrus, All Time Low Designer Launches Grunge Line

    December 20, 2012 2:10 PM EST 0 0 0 Designer Jac Vanek began working in the music industry as a teenager, and now designs bracelets for pop punk bands like All Time Low and Cobra Starship . From the age of 15, Vanek fell in love with music and abandoned everything in her life -- inclu ...

  7. Backbeat: Music Unites Launches at LA's House of Rock With Women Music Execs, H.S. Students, BRMC, 30 Fender Strats

    September 25, 2012 7:00 AM EDT Women in Music: From Left: Warner Bros. Records VP of radio promotion Julie Muncy; KIIS LA assistant PD/music director Julie Pilat; WBR artist Helena; ICM music agent, Caroline Yim; What's Trending co-founder/keynote speaker Shira Lazar;, Kin ...

  8. Backbeat: Matchbox Twenty's 'North' Draws Martin Bandier, Julie Greenwald, Kiefer Sutherland To Penthouse Listening Party

    July 17, 2012 9:00 AM EDT From left: Atlantic Chairman/COO Julie Greenwald, Matchbox Twenty's Rob Thomas, producer Matt Serletic, Matchbox Twenty's Paul Doucette, half of Billboard Senior Correspondent Andrew Hampp's face. (Photo: Meghan Benson) Clearly, the ...

  9. Behind the Scenes of Cobra Starship's 'Middle Finger' Video: Watch

    January 20, 2012 4:43 PM EST 0 0 0 Cobra Starship 's new video is killing haters with kindness. "The song is kind of like, fun, cheeky, screw-you-haters vibe," singer Gabe Saporta told Billboard.com on the set of "Middle Finger." But the video finds the band ...

  10. Fashion Week: Gwen Stefani's Retro Line, Victoria Beckham Hit the Runway

    September 12, 2011 11:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 As Day 4 of New York Fashion Week ended Sunday (Sept. 11), the distinct neon glow and sporty silhouettes that have been threading through the tents so far showed no signs of stopping. Almost every collection of the day incorporated the loud neon to ...

  11. Cobra Starship, Gym Class Heroes Party For Fueled By Ramen Anniversary

    September 12, 2011 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Do you really think we're not gonna play that before we leave tonight?" asked Gabe Saporta to a packed crowd at NYC's Terminal 5 on Friday (Sept. 9). Before breaking into the second song of their encore ("Guilty Pleasure&qu ...

  12. Chris Isaak, Stevie Nicks Lead Buddy Holly Tribute Event

    September 08, 2011 10:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 An eclectic collection of artists that included Stevie Nicks , members of Cobra Starship , Chris Isaak and Paul Anka saluted Buddy Holly Wednesday on what would have been his 75th birthday in, appropriately enough, Hollywood. Producer, manager and s ...

  13. Cobra Starship Looks To Clean Up With Its Fourth Release

    September 01, 2011 11:26 AM EDT New York pop-punk dance band Cobra Starship is coming off of its biggest release to date. The group's third album, Hot Mess, released in 2009 by Decaydance/Fueled by Ramen, debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard 200. It was powered by the smash ...

  14. Cobra Starship Looks to Clean Up With 'Night Shades'

    August 26, 2011 3:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 New York pop-punk dance band Cobra Starship is coming off of its biggest release to date. The group's third album, "Hot Mess," released in 2009 by Decaydance/Fueled by Ramen, debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard 200. It was powered by th ...

  15. Video: Pete Wentz & Black Cards Talk New Sound, Album

    August 06, 2011 4:59 PM EDT 0 0 0 "That was my helicopter coming in to take me to my set," Pete Wentz joked after spotting a chopper flying overhead as he sat down on Billboard's coach for a quick chat before Black Cards ' afternoon set yesterday (Aug. 5). After ...

  16. 'Idol' Judge Kara DioGuardi's Top 5 Tips For Working With Hit Songwriters

    June 28, 2010 1:22 PM EDT 0 0 0 As the music world becomes more singles-driven, bands that once wrote their own music are now enlisting experienced outside co-writers to craft a radio hit. "American Idol" judge and songwriting powerhouse Kara DioGuardi is credited on mor ...

  17. Interview with Cobra Starship's Gabe Saporta

    May 27, 2010 5:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, Bill Werde sits down for an interview with Gabe Saporta from Cobra Starship . Saporta talks about the band's current tour with 3OH!3 and Travie McCoy, and working on their n ...

  18. @CES: Pete Wentz, Pat Monahan Among Artists Onboard With Gracenote

    January 08, 2010 12:00 AM EST A number of artists have teamed up with Gracenote to lend their voices to the company's CarStars personalized in-car entertainment system. Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz, Train's Pat Monahan, Cartel's Will Pugh and Cobra Starship� ...

  19. People's Choice Highlights: Cobra Starship, Mariah, Keith Urban, & More

    January 07, 2010 3:25 PM EST 0 0 0 The People's Choice Awards run the gamut from music and movies to TV shows and the occasional oddball category -- "Favorite Web Celeb," anyone? -- but if you care most about the music, then here are the top five moments from last nigh ...

  20. Panda, Wisin And Yandel Winners At Los Premios MTV

    October 16, 2009 7:56 AM EDT 0 0 0 Mexican rock bands and reggaeton artists were big winners at Los Premios TV in Los Angeles, where the political leanings of the host, Calle 13 's Residente, also had some time in the spotlight. Fellow host Nelly Furtado opened the show Thursday ...

  21. Exclusive Clip: Cobra Starship

    August 10, 2009 4:16 PM EDT 0 0 0 A Cobra Starship interview is often like an episode of frontman Gabe Saporta's favorite TV show, "Gossip Girl" -- full of jokes, drama and throw-your-hands-up plot twists. In the case of Billboard.com's latest sit down with the N ...

  22. Cobra Starship Gets Leighton Meester Into 'Hot Mess'

    July 13, 2009 12:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 Cobra Starship frontman Gabe Saporta knows he shouldn't be takling this much -- let alone recording a new album, touring nonstop and doing interviews -- but he just can't quit. "I haven't really given my voice a rest," says ...

  23. Cobra Starship Still Dancing On Third Album

    October 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Cobra Starship may be on a headlining tour to promote its sophomore set, 2007's "Viva La Cobra!," but the New York quintet is already hard at work on album number three. Cobra Starship may be on a headlining tour to promote its sophom ...

  24. COBRA STARSHIP, "While the City Sleeps, We Rule the Streets"

    October 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Although it gets off to a rocky start with Gabe Saporta's awkward warbling on the acoustic "Being From Jersey Means Never Having To Say You're Sorry," Cobra Starship overall conjures up a fun and char Although it gets off to a ro ...

  25. The Snake Can See You

    October 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "I have had it with these motherf*ckin' snakes on this motherf*ckin' plane!" was one of the more memorable movie quote of the summer, even if the film from which it sprung, "Snakes on a Plane," bombed "I have had i ...

  26. Cobra Starship

    August 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Snakes on a Plane" has already reached cult status, and it hasn't even been released yet. And the band Cobra Starship is adding to the hype with the theme song, "Snakes on a Plane (Bring It)," which "I have had it with ...