1. Paramore's Hayley Williams & New Found Glory's Chad Gilbert Announce Separation

    July 01, 2017 4:51 PM EDT 0 0 0 Paramore ’s Hayley Williams and New Found Glory guitarist Chad Gilbert started dating in 2008, and last year, they got married. Today, they’ve shared a statement on social media announcing that they are separating. “We want to publicly state — plain ...

  2. Hayley Williams Reveals Her Mental Health Caused Her to Privately Leave Paramore in 2015

    June 30, 2017 10:14 AM EDT 0 0 0 Paramore frontwoman Hayley Williams  revealed that she greatly suffered from depression for a period of time in 2015 and privately left Paramore because of it. Williams appears on one of the covers of the July/August 2017 issue of The Fader ,  in wh ...

  3. Chvrches' Lauren Mayberry Joined Paramore on Stage for 'Misery Business': Watch

    June 26, 2017 2:18 PM EDT 0 0 0 The mutual admiration society between Paramore ’s Hayley Williams and Chvrches ’ Lauren Mayberry is one of those stories that never gets old. Over the years, Williams and Mayberry have sung together at Chrvrches and Paramore shows, and Williams has ...

  4. Paramore's 'After Laughter' Swaps the Band's Pop-Punk Past for a Chance to Elbow Into Top 40's Future

    May 11, 2017 5:58 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Nashville-based band's fifth studio album dropped today (May 12) via Atlantic/Fueled By Ramen. Where do you go after your “mature album”? Paramore ’s last album arrived in April 2013, a self-titled effort that arrived with an inescapable na ...

  5. #AlternativeFacts Podcast: Is Paramore's New Song 'Hard Times' Going to Be a Hit?

    April 20, 2017 1:16 PM EDT 0 0 0 Four years after their last album, Paramore ’s new single is finally here . “Hard Times” is an addictive, Talking Heads -inspired jam that sounds like it could follow “Ain’t It Fun” as a Hot 100 smash. But will it? On the premiere episode of #Altern ...

  6. Hayley From Paramore is a Little Mad Nobody Got Her 'Jeopardy' Clue

    April 14, 2017 7:36 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hayley Williams is kind of a big deal. In case you didn't notice, the Paramore singer leads one of the most popular rock bands in the land, has an iconic look, writes killer songs and is just in general a badass. But, sometimes even rock stars ...

  7. Hayley Williams & Kacey Musgraves Could Not Deal at the Dashboard Confessional Show

    March 01, 2017 12:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Kacey Musgraves and Paramore 's Hayley Williams could not contain their chill on Tuesday night (Feb. 28) at a Dashboard Confessional show in Nashville, where they proudly geeked out over the reunited emo band's biggest hits. Country star M ...

  8. The 10 Best Zedd Songs

    October 10, 2016 5:06 PM EDT 0 0 2 Of all the dance producers who've crossed over into pop's glittering realm, Zedd is one of the most celebrated, and for good reason. He's spent the last three years racking up the hits -- five that have landed on the  Billboard   Hot ...

  9. Kevin Lyman Ponders Future of Warped Tour, Taste of Chaos: Q&A

    August 15, 2016 11:17 AM EDT 0 0 0 Vans Warped tour founder Kevin Lyman is admittedly suffering from tour fatigue when we meet up with him in Pomona, Cali. “You are catching me at the end of the tour,” he says as we discuss Warped, Taste Of Chaos and more under his personal tent on t ...

  10. CHVRCHES Recruit Paramore's Hayley Williams for Thunderous Version of 'Bury It'

    June 10, 2016 10:01 AM EDT 0 0 0 “Bury It” originally appeared last year towards the end of CHVRCHES Every Open Eye album. But the band shared a new version of the track this week featuring vocals from Paramore ’s Hayley Williams. Annie Mac debuted the tune on BBC Radio 1. "&g ...

  11. Chvrches Has Great Merch Ideas, From Scratch and Sniff to Health Goth: Alt In Our Stars Podcast

    March 25, 2016 12:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Chvrches fandom is turning info a lifestyle. Their fans adore them, and they’ve adapted the Scottish trio’s ethos to their own lives. They’re like a family, and they bring the whole family together. “I think looking at the front row of a Chvrches sh ...

  12. Parahoy! Cruise 2016: Top 10 Things Seen and Heard From Paramore and Beyond

    March 10, 2016 9:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Paramore is one of the world’s best bands and its Parahoy! cruise is a one-of-a-kind alt-rock excursion featuring one of its most fervent fanbases. The Norwegian Pearl just returned from its March 5-9 journey from Miami to Cozumel, Mexico and back, ...

  13. Paramore's 2016 Parahoy! Cruise: 5 Things to Look For in Our Exclusive Coverage

    March 05, 2016 2:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Paramore is set to hit the high seas with over 2,000 of its most rabid fans -- and Billboard is here to bring you all the details, straight from the ship. The Parahoy! cruise sets sail Saturday (March 5), featuring performances from Paramore, Chvrch ...

  14. Hayley Williams and Chad Gilbert Marry in Nashville: See the Photos

    February 21, 2016 1:38 PM EST 0 0 0 Congratulations to Hayley Williams and Chad Gilbert, who tied the knot in Nashville on Saturday (Feb. 20). Hayley Williams & New Found Glory's Chad Gilbert Are Engaged The Paramore singer, 27, and New Found Glory guitarist, 34, were married ...

  15. How Well Do You Know Paramore? Take This Very Tough Quiz

    December 30, 2015 4:02 PM EST 0 0 0 We're anxiously awaiting new music from Paramore . The band recently parted ways with longtime bassist Jeremy Davis, but they've promised to soldier on, and new music in 2016 remains a distinct possibility. If you're lucky, you'v ...

  16. Watch Paramore's Hayley Williams Sing With New Found Glory… As Marshmallow Man

    November 09, 2015 11:30 AM EST 0 0 0 If you’re at a New Found Glory show, there’s always a chance that Hayley Williams might show up. The Paramore vocalist got engaged to NFG guitarist Chad Gilbert last Christmas and naturally, the pair has some musical synergy. On Nov. 5, Williams too ...

  17. Watch Hayley Williams Join Chvrches Onstage to Perform 'Bury It'

    October 28, 2015 8:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chvrches  got a little help in performing Every Open Eye 's "Bury It" during last night's show in Nashville (Oct. 27) from  Paramore 's Hayley Williams, who contributed some rousing vocals of her own to the synth-driven anth ...

  18. Lorde, Ariana Grande, Hayley Williams, Solange Contribute to Rookie's 2015 Yearbook

    October 13, 2015 12:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 The cover of the fourth installment of Rookie's Yearbook series. Courtesy of Rookie Rookie 's fourth-annual yearbook (celebrating the teen-directed site's "senior year") was officially announced yesterday, and per usual, an ...

  19. Hayley Williams Joins New Found Glory in 'Vicious Love' Video: Watch Them Get Inked

    July 22, 2015 12:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 Paramore 's Hayley Williams joins New Found Glory on this new version of their pop-punk anthem "Vicious Love." Together, the supergroup of sorts paints a picture of the ultimate love-hate relationship...which many people also have wit ...

  20. Taylor Swift Plus Paramore: You Need to Watch This 'Bad Blood'/'Misery Business' Mash-Up Right Now

    July 08, 2015 4:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's the mash-up we didn't know we needed (but, in hindsight, what the heck took so long?): Taylor Swift 's "Bad Blood," time to meet Paramore 's "Misery Business."  On Monday, U.K.-based producer Raheem D  po ...

  21. Paramore's Hayley Williams Is a 'Proud Feminist' Despite 'Misery Business' Lyrics

    June 02, 2015 11:00 AM EDT 6.155 k 395 4 The 26-year-old Williams distances herself from lyrics like "Once a whore, you're nothing more." Writing a hit song when you're 17 sounds awesome, right? But there's the catch -- being obligated to perform that song ...

  22. Hayley Williams Reveals Inspiration Behind 'Bad Blood' Character Name

    May 20, 2015 8:43 AM EDT 0 0 0 When it was revealed that Hayley Williams would be playing a character named The Crimson Curse in Taylor Swift 's "Bad Blood" video , it turns out the inspiration behind the moniker wasn't just picked because of the Paramore sing ...

  23. Exclusive: Fun. Frontman Nate Ruess to Receive Hal David Starlight Award at Songwriters Hall of Fame

    March 18, 2015 8:00 AM EDT Fun. frontman Nate Ruess will receive the Hal David Starlight Award at this year's Songwriters Hall of Fame, Billboard can reveal. The honor, which each year recognizes a brilliant young songwriter, will be presented at the 46th Annual Inducti ...

  24. Paramore Announces Intimate U.S. Spring Tour

    January 22, 2015 9:05 PM EST Paramore will hit the road this spring for a month of intimate theater shows, kicking off April 27 in Augusta, Ga.  The 17-date trek called "Paramore: Writing the Future" also includes a play at Hangout Festival in Gulf Shores, Ala. and ...

  25. Meow! Taylor Swift Shares 'Cherished' Birthday Gift

    December 13, 2014 8:53 PM EST How do you top a star-studded birthday celebration like the one Taylor Swift just had?   That's easy. If you're Girls star Lena Dunham , you get your bestie something with a cat on it. On Dec. 13, Swift turned 25 and to celebrate the mil ...

  26. Watch Hayley Williams & Joy Williams Sing 'Hate to See Your Heart Break' at Women in Music Event

    December 13, 2014 11:11 AM EST Civil Wars singer Joy Williams and Hayley Williams joined forces for a stunningly gorgeous acoustic duet of Paramore 's "Hate To See Your Heart Break" at Billboard’s Women in Music event on Friday (Dec. 12). Hayley Williams Admits S ...

  27. Billboard Women in Music: Hayley Williams on the Red Carpet

    Billboard Women in Music: Hayley Williams on the Red Carpet

    December 12, 2014 5:29 PM EST Billboard Women in Music: Hayley Williams on the Red Carpet Videos Hayley Williams ...

  28. Watch Paramore & Joy Williams' 'Heart Break'-ing Duet

    November 25, 2014 4:49 PM EST 33 1.756 k 8 0 One of the new tracks on the deluxe re-release of Paramore 's 2013 self-titled album features Hayley Williams dueling with one her childhood muses, former Civil Wars singer Joy Williams (no relation), on a new version of "Hate to ...

  29. Paramore's Hayley Williams to Receive Trailblazer Honor at Billboard Women in Music Awards

    November 14, 2014 8:30 AM EST .783 k 7 0 Paramore 's Hayley Williams will be honored with the first-ever Billboard Trailblazer Award at this year's ninth annual Billboard Women in Music Awards. The singer/songwriter joins Taylor Swift , Ariana Grande and Idina Menzel as ...

  30. Lindsey Stirling Scores First Airplay Chart Hit, 'Shatter Me,' With Lzzy Hale

    November 04, 2014 2:10 PM EST After charting two albums on the Billboard 200, including Shatter Me , which debuted and peaked at No. 2 in May, violinist/performance artist Lindsey Stirling is rising with her first airplay chart hit. The Shatter Me title cut, featuring vocals ...

  31. Ariana Grande, ODESZA Own No. 1s On Dance Charts

    September 12, 2014 2:01 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ariana Grande breaks to the top of Dance/Mix Show Airplay, while duo ODESZA crowns Dance/Electronic Albums. Ariana Grande scores her first No. 1 on Billboard's Dance/Mix Show Airplay chart as "Break Free," featuring Zedd , flies 7-1. ...

  32. Paramore Dedicates 'Last Hope' to Robin Williams

    August 15, 2014 4:01 PM EDT 8 1 0 Hayley Williams talks to fans about depression at Denver show. Paramore paid tribute to Robin Williams at a concert in Denver Tuesday night. Prior to singing "Last Hope," frontwoman Hayley Williams gave a speech about belonging. "I re ...

  33. Chart Highlights: Iggy Azalea, Paramore Score First Pop Radio No. 1s

    June 09, 2014 5:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Azalea's 'Fancy' crowns Pop Songs, while Paramore tallies its first airplay chart leader with 'Ain't It Fun.' Plus, new No. 1s for Katy Perry, Three Days Grace and Tito 'El Bambino' Chart Highlights offers a s ...

  34. John Legend Leads Hot 100, Paramore Hits Top 10

    May 14, 2014 2:27 PM EDT Legend rules for a second week with 'All of Me,' while Paramore scores its first top 10 with 'Ain't It Fun' John Legend 's "All of Me" leads the Billboard Hot 100 for a second week, while Paramore, which ha ...

  35. John Legend Leads Hot 100, Paramore Hits Top 10

    May 14, 2014 2:12 PM EDT John Legend's "All of Me" leads the Billboard Hot 100 for a second week, while Paramore, which has been charting on the Hot 100 for seven years, notches its first top 10 at last, as "Ain't It Fun" ascends 13-10. As we ...

  36. Paramore Enjoys Pop Makeover - And Biggest Hit

    May 06, 2014 11:05 AM EDT 5 4 0 Ten years into their career, the alt-rockers have their biggest hit yet with 'Ain't It Fun' At Z100's December 2013 Jingle Ball in New York's Madison Square Garden, Paramore frontwoman Hayley Williams predicted her band' ...

  37. Parahoy! Day 2: Tegan & Sara Showcase 'Heartthrob'

    March 09, 2014 10:07 AM EDT "I feel like we're at Coachella but on the ocean," gushed Tegan Quin Paramore didn't perform on the first full day at sea (and second overall) of Parahoy! but their supporting cast and plenty of maritime amusements kept the thre ...

  38. Bastille, Sam Smith, Arctic Monkeys Enjoy Post-BRIT Awards Sales Spikes

    February 24, 2014 4:26 AM EST 0 0 0 Winners and performers at last week’s BRIT Awards ceremony dominated the new sales charts when they were published by the Official Charts Company on Sunday (Feb. 23). Best British Breakthrough act Bastille returned to the album summit with “Bad Bloo ...

  39. Katy B’s ‘Little Red’ Debuts at No. 1 in U.K.

    February 17, 2014 12:37 AM EST Rising south London star Katy B scored her first U.K. No. 1 album on Sunday, as her sophomore album “Little Red” (Rinse Recordings/Columbia/Sony) debuted at the summit. “Rather Be” (Atlantic/Warner Music), by Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne, be ...

  40. Katy B’s ‘Little Red’ Arrives at No. 1 in U.K.

    February 17, 2014 12:31 AM EST Rising south London star Katy B scored her first U.K. No. 1 album on Sunday, as her sophomore album “Little Red” (Rinse Recordings/Columbia/Sony) debuted at the summit. “Rather Be” (Atlantic/Warner Music), by Clean Bandit featuring Jess Glynne, be ...

  41. Chart Moves: A Great Big Jump For A Great Big World, Christina Aguilera; Volbeat's Victorious At Rock; Howard Jones Notches First Top 10 In 21 Years

    November 29, 2013 5:57 PM EST As previously reported, Lorde's "Royals" crowns the Billboard Hot 100 for a ninth week. Who else tops and makes other notable moves on song charts this week? -- A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera: After the premiere of the o ...

  42. Zedd Zips Up Dance Charts

    November 28, 2013 4:00 PM EST Zedd completes his journey up Billboard's Dance/Mix Show Airplay chart, as "Stay the Night" rises to the top (3-1). The track is the second No. 1 on the Nielsen BDS-based tally for Zedd and the first for featured vocalist Hayley W ...

  43. Chart Highlights: Cage The Elephant Returns To No. 1 On Rock Airplay, Alternative Songs

    November 11, 2013 7:30 PM EST 1.47 k 116 0 0 Cage the Elephant hits No. 1 on Rock Airplay and Alternative Songs, One Direction debuts on Pop Songs and more Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers ...

  44. Voodoo Experience 2013: 10 Best Moments From Pearl Jam, Macklemore and Others

    November 04, 2013 2:16 PM EST Perfect fall weather and big sets from headliners Pearl Jam, Nine Inch Nails, and the Cure enthralled throngs of concertgoers during the Voodoo Music & Arts Experience's three days of music this weekend (Nov. 1-3) at New Orleans' ...

  45. Chart Moves: Robin Thicke Ties R&B/Hip-Hop Mark; Imagine Dragons Return To Hot 100; Arcade Fire Ignites

    September 20, 2013 1:23 PM EDT As previously reported, Miley Cyrus "Wrecking Ball" smashes its way to the top of the Billboard Hot 100, where it's her first No. 1. Who else makes notable moves on the Hot 100 and other song charts this week? -- Robin Thicke: Wit ...

Pages