1. Adult Swim's Single Series Features Giorgio Moroder, Future, Diarrhea Planet

    June 02, 2014 12:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 Adult Swim Singles today announced its 2014 series, featuring a slate of artists new and old, including new tracks by legendary producer Giorgio Moroder, reformed stoner metal band Sleep and hip-hop artist Future, among others. For the series' ...

  2. Adult Swim Launches 2014 Single Series with Giorgio Moroder, Sleep, Future (Exclusive)

    June 02, 2014 11:05 AM EDT Adult Swim Singles today announced its 2014 series, featuring a slate of artists new and old, including new tracks by legendary producer Giorgio Moroder, reformed stoner metal band Sleep and hip-hop artist Future, among others. For the series' ...

  3. Chart Moves: Katy Perry's 'Birthday' Blasts Up Hot 100; Jhene Aiko Tops Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop; Chrissie Hynde Previews First Solo Album

    May 02, 2014 10:54 AM EDT As previously reported, Pharrell Williams' "Happy" leads the Billboard Hot 100 for a 10th week and Iggy Azalea's "Fancy," featuring Charli XCX, flies 18-7. Who else scales Billboard song charts this week? -- Pharrell ...

  4. Moogfest 2014: Giorgio Moroder, Kraftwerk, FlyLo, Janelle Monae Hit Asheville

    April 26, 2014 11:39 AM EDT Moogfest feels like a Philip Dick fan convention soundtracked by a heavy, relentless bass line. The weird and wired festival kicked off in Asheville on Wednesday afternoon with perhaps its least exciting event: a panel with Moog Music CEO Mike Ada ...

  5. Giorgio Moroder Remixes Coldplay's 'Midnight': Listen

    April 21, 2014 4:06 AM EDT Last year, it was Daft Punk. Now, Coldplay.  Electronic music pioneer Giorgio Moroder has worked his production magic on “Midnight,” a song lifted from Coldplay’s upcoming new album “Ghost Stories.”  Moroder has remixed the track, which is availab ...

  6. Diddy, Guy Gerber, Steve Aoki, Chad Hurley at IMS Engage: Where Worlds Collide and Gates Open

    April 17, 2014 5:34 AM EDT 0 0 0 When asked about the origins of 11:11, the name for the much-ballyhooed collaboration between Sean “P. Diddy” Combs and Israeli DJ/producer Guy Gerber, the ordinarily loquacious entrepreneur was uncharacteristically reticent. “Some things are better ...

  7. Giorgio Moroder Q&A: Ultra Music Festival 2014

    Giorgio Moroder Q&A: Ultra Music Festival 2014

    March 31, 2014 3:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard speaks to Giorgio Moroder during the Red Bull Guest House. Interview by Kerri Mason. EDM , dance music , sia , Giorgio Moroder , ultra music festival 2014 , ultra , daft punk , Dance , red bull guest house , Giorgio Moroder Videos Giorgio ...

  8. Morning Fix: BMG Buys Talpa; Skinny Puppy Charges for Torture; Giorgio Moroder on His Epic Comeback

    February 10, 2014 8:45 AM EST Get the Morning Fix Delivered To Your Inbox HERE THE BEATLES CELEBRATED ON 'NIGHT THAT CHANGED AMERICA' 50 YEARS AFTER ED SULLIVAN (REVIEW) The Beatles' arrival 50 years ago Feb. 9 in black and white is celebrated in musical hues of ...

  9. Giorgio Moroder On His Daft-Punk-Fueled Re-Emergence, DJ Gigs, Vegas Hotel Show

    February 09, 2014 5:36 PM EST This story originally appeard in the new issue of Billboard. Pick-up this issue here. Subsribe to Billboard here. Producer Giorgio Moroder, who helped invent disco in the 1970s with Donna Summer (“I Feel Love,” “Love to Love You Baby”) before conj ...

  10. Giorgio Moroder on Daft Punk, Donna Summer and His Remarkable Re-Emergence

    Giorgio Moroder on Daft Punk, Donna Summer and His Remarkable Re-Emergence

    February 07, 2014 1:33 PM EST 0 0 0 Exclusive behind-the-scenes video with the don of disco daft , disco , Moroder , giorgio , summer , Donna , Punk , Donna Summer , Giorgio Moroder Videos Donna Summer Giorgio Moroder ...

  11. Olympic Hits: Going For The Gold (& Platinum)

    February 07, 2014 10:05 AM EST Just as Olympic athletes have won over the years, so, too, have musical acts on Billboard charts thanks to the Games As the Olympics reclaim the world's sports spotlight in Sochi, Russia, Chart Beat looks back at how the Games have impacted Bi ...

  12. Giorgio Moroder on the GRAMMYs Red Carpet 2014

    Giorgio Moroder on the GRAMMYs Red Carpet 2014

    January 27, 2014 12:23 PM EST 0 0 0 Giorgio Moroder on the GRAMMYs Red Carpet 2014 music , Grammys , Grammys 2014 , interview , 2014 , red carpet , Giorgio Moroder , Billboard , Awards , daft punk Grammys Grammys Giorgio Moroder ...

  13. DFA, Warp Records, Ghostly International, Fool’s Gold, RVNG INTL Among Labels Curating Moogfest 2014 Showcases: Exclusive

    December 11, 2013 7:30 AM EST Moogfest has announced it is bringing in an array of independent labels including DFA, Ghostly International, Warp Records, Fool’s Gold, RVNG INTL, No. 19 Music’s Social Experiment and Driftless Recordings to curate label showcases at its April ...

  14. Chart Moves: Def Leppard, Donna Summer Return to Billboard 200 Chart

    November 01, 2013 9:00 AM EDT This week on the Billboard 200 albums chart, Katy Perry climbed in at No. 1 with her new album "PRISM," selling 286,000 copies in its first week. It was one of four new arrivals to the top 10, which also boasted bows from Fifth Harmony ...

  15. Hardwell Wins DJ Mag’s Top 100 DJs Poll

    October 22, 2013 1:27 AM EDT In-demand Dutch progressive and electro-house specialist Hardwell has taken the crown as the world’s No. 1 DJ, according to a poll conducted by clubbing and electronic music title DJ Mag. Hardwell (real name Robbert van de Corput) beat out country ...

  16. Beck, Dan Deacon Headline L.A.'s Station to Station Railway Car Exhibit

    September 28, 2013 6:24 PM EDT By Maxwell Williams, The Hollywood Reporter At around 8 p.m. at Union Station in Los Angeles, artist Doug Aitken stood on tiptoes, inspecting through a camera lens indie-rock artist Dan Deacon’s spasmodic set. Under the cavernous Art Deco ceilings ...

  17. Tiësto Tosses One Back With Giorgio Moroder

    June 23, 2013 5:06 PM EDT Giorgio Moroder, the disco godfather who's in the midst of a return to prominence after a sweeping collaboration on Daft Punk's top-selling "Random Access Memories," partied with the children of EDM during Electric Daisy Carni ...

  18. Red Bull Music Academy's Adam Shore: The Man Who Helped Bring Giorgio Moroder, Brian Eno and 234 Other Musicians to NYC

    May 29, 2013 1:46 PM EDT Adam Shore is absurdly busy. The independent music promoter and manager is in the midst of coordinating 38 events in 26 days with some 236 performing artists for this month's Red Bull Music Academy . Phalanxes of promoters, producers, manag ...

  19. Daft Punk’s ‘Random Access Memories’: A Timeline of the Global Teaser Campaign

    May 17, 2013 1:20 PM EDT It started with a Facebook post: Two helmets, one gold and one silver, halved and fused down the center, set against plain black. Then came the 15-second ad, aired during the March 2 episode of “Saturday Night Live”; its first appearance o ...

  20. Daft Punk, 'Random Access Memories': Track-By-Track Review

    May 13, 2013 6:43 PM EDT There's a point on "Doin' It Right," the penultimate track on Daft Punk's "Random Access Memories," where the album's utter lack of post-modern ambitions smacks the listener in the face. "Everybody ...

  21. Daft Punk: How the Pioneering Dance Duo Conjured 'Random Access Memories'

    May 10, 2013 12:30 PM EDT Shrouded in calculated mystery and unveiled gradually via traditional media, the act's first album in eight years is a bold, high-end effort to make everything old new again It started with a Facebook post: Two helmets, one gold and one s ...

  22. Giorgio Moroder on His Return to Popular Music at 73, Teaming With Daft Punk, Avicii

    April 26, 2013 6:50 PM EDT On April 18, Italian disco/synth-pop pioneer Giorgio Moroder posted a picture of two sound waves on his Facebook page, comparing the moderate volume and beats of his 1977 heyday with the louder sound and denser rhythms of today's EDM. &q ...

  23. Daft Punk Tease New Album at Coachella, During 'Saturday Night Live,' Reveal Guests

    April 14, 2013 2:16 AM EDT Daft Punk may not be on the official Coachella lineup this year, still the French electronic duo still managed to grab the attention of concert-goers talking in the festival's first day (April 12) Daft Punk broadcasted a new trailer for the ...

  24. Brian Eno, Lee Scratch Perry, Giorgio Moroder Announced For Red Bull Music Academy NYC

    March 04, 2013 1:03 PM EST The Red Bull Music Academy today announced the complete line-up for the 15th edition of its music festival and conference to be held in New York City this spring and which will include 230 artists playing 37 shows at 34 venues between April 28 – M ...

  25. Daft Punk Signs With Columbia, Source Confirms

    January 27, 2013 1:05 PM EST Sony Music is ramping up its dance music arsenal. Just three days after announcing a new strategic alliance with EDM powerhouse Ultra Records, news is emerging that Columbia Records has signed Daft Punk. A source confirmed that it's a &quo ...

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  27. Daft Punk's Thomas Bangalter Scoring Lindsay Lohan's 'First Point'

    June 11, 2012 9:08 PM EDT 0 0 0 The music of Daft Punk may seem better suited for sci-fi blockbusters than California waves, but the group's Thomas Bangalter is trying his hand at the beach with a new film score. The robot-headed producer has provided the music for "Firs ...

  28. Donna Summer Laid to Rest in Nashville

    May 24, 2012 8:51 PM EDT 0 0 0 Family and some of her closest friends helped celebrate the life of Donna Summer at the singer's funeral. A private memorial service was held Wednesday for Summer at Christ Presbyterian in Nashville, Tenn., where she had been a resident since 1 ...

  29. Donna Summer - In Memoriam: There Will Always Be a You

    May 18, 2012 8:44 AM EDT Donna Summer at the 1977 Billboard Music Awards (Photo by Chris Walter/WireImage) Michael Paoletta was for ten years Billboard's esteemed dance/electronic music editor. He not only interviewed Donna Summer (and her producer Giorgio Moroder) o ...

  30. Donna Summer's Top 20 Billboard Chart Hits

    May 17, 2012 2:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Donna Summer may have been referred to as the Queen of Disco, but her Billboard chart hits weren't confined to the so-called "disco era" of the late 1970s. While she earned a string of smash singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in t ...

  31. Donna Summer's Enduring Billboard Chart Successes

    May 17, 2012 1:29 PM EDT Donna Summer may have been referred to as the Queen of Disco, but her Billboard chart hits weren't confined to the so-called "disco era" of the late 1970s. Donna Summer, 'Queen of Disco,' Dead at 63 While she earned a stri ...

  32. Donna Summer, 'Queen of Disco,' Dead at 63

    May 17, 2012 11:40 AM EDT Donna Summer, the 'Queen of Disco,' died today of cancer. She was 63. Summer is perhaps best known for her mid-70s tracks "Love to Love You Baby," produced by Giorgio Moroder which hit No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 19 ...

  33. Will.I.Am, Giorgio Moroder, Danny Tenaglia Added as International Music Summit Speakers

    May 15, 2012 11:26 AM EDT Will.I.Am is the latest big name to be added to the International Music Summit's impressive and growing list of keynote speakers, while Giorgio Moroder will also be on hand and Danny Tenaglia will be video confererencing in from Manhattan to ...

  34. Happy 30th Birthday, Chart Beat

    March 28, 2011 4:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 On this date 30 years ago, Billboard introduced a new column that "look(s) behind the numbers and, hopefully, put(s) it all in some perspective." In the March 28, 1981, issue of the print magazine, Billboard published the first Chart Beat. ...

  35. Going For The Gold (& Platinum)

    February 16, 2010 4:35 PM EST 0 0 0 As the Olympics reclaim the sporting world's spotlight, Chart Beat looks back at how the Games have impacted Billboard's charts. (We'll leave out any songs by the R&B band known as the Olympics , "Snow (Hey Oh)" by Red H ...

  36. Goldfrapp "Head First" Album Preview

    January 15, 2010 1:40 PM EST 0 0 0 Goldfrapp, Head First (Mute) Release Date: March 23 U.K. duo Goldfrapp made a surprising detour away from synth-based pop into acoustic-driven folk and ballads on 2008's "Seventh Tree," which reached a career-best No. 48 on The Billbo ...

  37. Sparks / May 28, 2008 / London (Islington Academy)

    May 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 If it's Wednesday, it must be 1981. Such is the weirdly adjusted time-space continuum in the Sparks world at the moment. The indestructible Mael brothers of Sparks find themselves living out their ent If it's Wednesday, it must be 1981. Su ...

  38. 'World' Party

    May 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 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 this week via Mute. After an unexpected acoustic detou ...

  39. 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 ...

  40. B-Real Theme Keys 'Scarface' Videogame Soundtrack

    October 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "We are fans of the movie, fans of hip-hop and fans of video games," B-Real tells Billboard.com, "So when we were approached to do a song, we jumped right in." In addition to nearly 100 well-known tracks from the '80s, Viven ...

  41. '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 ...

  42. Dancing Queen

    November 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 "I wanted a record with no ballads," Madonna says simply about "Confessions on a Dance Floor," due this week via Warner Bros. "I wanted there to be no breaks, with one song segueing into the next -- j "I wanted a record ...

  43. Madonna Confesses

    November 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Her latest studio album due, Madonna sits with Billboard to discuss its content and controversy and more. Madonna is among your busier superstars. On Nov. 15, Warner Bros. will release her latest studio album, "Confessions on a Dance Floor,&quo ...

  44. Madonna Mulling 'Confessions' Tour

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 On the heels of her 2004 Re-Invention tour, which grossed $125 million, Madonna tells Billboard she is mulling another round of live dates. "I'm currently exploring the possibility," she says. "If I g On the heels of her 2004 Re- ...

  45. CHART BEAT CHAT

    July 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson answers e-mail from readers. I SING THE ELTON ELECTRIC Dear Fred, This week "Ghetto Gospel" by 2Pac featuring Elton John is No. 2 and Elton's brand new single "Electricity" is No. 4 in the United Kingdom (and El ...

  46. Moroder, Bee Gees Among Dance Hall Inductees

    September 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Dance Music Hall of Fame will hold its inaugural induction ceremony Sept. 20 at the Spirit club in New York. The Dance Music Hall of Fame will hold its inaugural induction ceremony Sept. 20 at the Spirit club in New York. The artists, producers, ...

  47. Beat Box

    September 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The 11th annual Billboard Dance Music Summit seals Giorgio Moroder and Paul Van Dyk as participants. Read Michael Paoletta's column. The 11th annual Billboard Dance Music Summit seals Giorgio Moroder and Paul Van Dyk as participants. Read Mic ...

  48. Moroder, Van Dyk Set For Billboard Dance Summit

    August 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Legendary producer Giorgio Moroder and top international DJ/producer Paul Van Dyk are confirmed to appear at the Billboard Dance Music Summit, to be held Sept. 20-22 at the Union Square Ballroom in Ne Legendary producer Giorgio Moroder and top inter ...

  49. Donna Summer's 'Journey'

    October 21, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. The fall season may be here, but it appears that a return of Summer is just around the corner. It all begins with a new greatest-hits collection, "The Journey: The Very Best of Donna Summer" ( ...

  50. Bad Girls—Deluxe Edition

    August 16, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Many forget that Donna Summer's 1979 "Bad Girls" album earned five Grammy Award nominations, including album of the year. Many forget that Donna Summer's 1979 "Bad Girls" album earned five Grammy Award nominations, incl ...

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