1. Sam Smith's Bond Theme Gunning for U.K. No. 1

    September 29, 2015 11:33 PM EDT 0 0 0 Sam Smith’s theme for the upcoming James Bond film is on target for the U.K. No. 1, a feat no other song from the long-running spy franchise has managed to-date.  The British soul singer’s "Writing's On The Wall" (Capitol) is way out ...

  2. Claptone Announces Debut Album 'Charmer,' Premieres First Track 'Puppet Theatre' (Exclusive)

    July 28, 2015 9:22 AM EDT 0 0 0 The masked artist unveils his most ambitious project to date. For Claptone, anonymity is more than a clever gimmick -- it's a means to creative fulfillment. Since arriving on the scene four years ago, the enigmatic artist has earned the favor o ...

  3. Disclosure Share Cinematic 'Holding On' Video, Announce Release Date for New Album

    July 01, 2015 3:02 AM EDT 0 0 0 Want something epic? Then Disclosure might have what you’re looking for. The British electronic outfit has shared the video for "Holding On", the housey first single lifted from their forthcoming Caracal . Disclosure, a sibling act of Guy ...

  4. Lil Mama's 'Sausage' Sizzles on Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks Chart

    June 05, 2015 7:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 The rapper's comeback hit nets a top 20 debut, while The Weeknd crashes in at No. 1. Plus, new tracks from Diplo and Disclosure! Rapper Lil Mama returned to the Billboard charts this week for the first time since 2008, as her new single "S ...

  5. Exclusive: Lizz Wright Returns With 'Freedom & Surrender'

    June 04, 2015 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lizz Wright will make her formal Concord Records debut when Freedom & Surrender is released on Sept. 4. As previously announced, the singer/songwriter’s fifth studio album was produced by Grammy Award winner Larry Klein ( Joni Mitchell , Madelei ...

  6. Sam Smith's 'In the Lonely Hour' Tops Historic U.K. Albums Chart

    March 02, 2015 3:39 AM EST 22.95 k 300 40 Sam Smith capped the week of his double Brit Award victory by claiming another piece of history, as In The Lonely Hour (Capitol/Universal) topped the first U.K. album chart to incorporate streaming data alongside downloads and traditional s ...

  7. BBC Music Awards 2014: Ed Sheeran & Pharrell Win Big; One Direction, Coldplay Among Performers

    December 11, 2014 7:28 PM EST Ed Sheeran and Pharrell Williams took home the major honors at the inaugural BBC Music Awards, held Thursday night (Dec. 11) at London's Earl's Court.  Sheeran won British Artist of the Year at the star-studded bash, which featured perfo ...

  8. Gorgon City, BJ the Chicago Kid & Gregory Porter: Billboard Twitter Emerging Picks of the Week

    October 10, 2014 6:38 PM EDT Heading into autumn, Billboard brings you three tracks from our Billboard + Twitter Emerging Artists chart with one theme in mind: feeling good. Whether an inspiring DJ-backed beat, a slow R&B groove, or a lively jazz tune, this week's se ...

  9. Lenny Kravitz to Play iTunes Festival in London

    August 20, 2014 11:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 Apple's iTunes Festival in London has added Lenny Kravitz , Rudimental , Elbow and Paolo Nutini to its lineup of headliners. The eighth annual event will once again take place throughout September at The Roundhouse in the Camden neighborhood of ...

  10. Gregory Porter on the GRAMMYs Red Carpet 2014

    Gregory Porter on the GRAMMYs Red Carpet 2014

    January 27, 2014 10:06 AM EST 0 0 0 Gregory Porter on the GRAMMYs Red Carpet 2014 music , Grammys , Grammys 2014 , interview , 2014 , red carpet , Billboard , gregory porter , Awards , Gregory Porter Grammys Grammys Gregory Porter ...

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  12. Backbeat: Viral Jazz Singer Gregory Porter Shines In LA For BMI, KKJZ Execs

    September 26, 2012 9:05 AM EDT BMI director of media relations Marlene Meraz and KKJZ Long Beach (L.A.), Calif. air personality Brad L. Williams flank Gregory Porter after his show. (Photo: Teal Moss) Viral buzz may be all the rage. But good old word-of-mouth is still just as p ...