1. Watch Hillary Clinton's Campy Country Music Tribute, 'Stand With Hillary'

    December 04, 2014 6:57 PM EST While Hillary Clinton has not yet officially announced her expected candidacy in the 2016 presidential election, someone out there is eager to get the country music audience on her side early. Whether it'll work or not is another matter.  K ...

  2. Barbra Streisand Talks Music-Making, Booze, Elvis & Politics

    September 18, 2014 12:33 AM EDT Barbra Streisand's new album of duets only includes male singers, but it wasn't a conscious effort to exclude females. "Everyone we asked was ... busy," Streisand said. The performer almost scored one major diva: Beyonce . Barb ...

  3. Bill and Hillary Clinton Musical to Make U.S. Debut

    June 25, 2014 5:59 AM EDT Bill and Hillary Clinton are headed to New York City—in a musical. The former president and first lady are the center of a production that is set to open for a week of performances in mid-July, as part of the New York Musical Theatre Festival. Hil ...

  4. Katy Perry Offers to Write Hillary Clinton Campaign Theme Song

    June 22, 2014 9:25 PM EDT Maybe Hillary Clinton will take up Katy Perry's offer to write a campaign theme song. The former Secretary of State, currently on a media tour to promote her book "Hard Choices," replied to the pop star's Friday offer, mention ...

  5. Beyonce, Shakira, Lady Gaga Make Forbes' Most Powerful Women List

    May 28, 2014 7:12 PM EDT 0 0 0 Forbes released its annual list of The World's 100 Most Powerful Women on Wednesday, and this year's ranking is topped by German chancellor Angela Merkel. Yet in the American political sphere, former first lady Hillary Clinton clocks in at ...

  6. Beyonce, Shakira, Lady Gaga Make Forbes' Most Powerful Women List

    May 28, 2014 7:09 PM EDT Forbes released its annual list of The World's 100 Most Powerful Women on Wednesday, and this year's ranking is topped by German chancellor Angela Merkel. Yet in the American political sphere, former first lady Hillary Clinton clocks in ...

  7. Hillary Clinton Praises Pussy Riot As ‘Strong & Brave’

    April 09, 2014 3:34 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hillary Clinton is praising Russian punk band Pussy Riot as "strong and brave young women" who "refuse to let their voices be silenced." The former secretary of state posted a picture to her more than 1 million Twitter followers ...

  8. Elton John’s AIDS Foundation Honors Hillary Clinton

    October 17, 2013 12:10 AM EDT Hillary Clinton accepted the Elton John AIDS Foundation's first-ever Founder's Award at the organization's annual benefit in New York on Tuesday night. Although she was honored by the accolade, Clinton echoed a theme expressed by m ...

  9. Miley Cyrus Parodies Government Shutdown, Performs the Hits on 'SNL'

    October 06, 2013 2:10 AM EDT Saturday night with Miley was neither the trainwreck nor the twerk-filled spectacle many expected it to become. Instead, the second episode of the new season of "Saturday Night Live" was just the right amount of audacious and, at best ...

  10. Frank Sinatra's Widow on Mia Farrow's Paternity Bombshell: 'It's Just a Bunch of Junk'

    October 03, 2013 6:14 AM EDT Frank Sinatra's widow isn't buying Mia Farrow's revelation that her son with Woody Allen actually may have been fathered by the singer. "I can't hardly believe that," Barbara Sinatra told The Desert Sun on Wednesday. ...

  11. Juanes Q&A: The Colombian Superstar Talks Upcoming Tour, Memoir Reaction & 'DWTS' Showcase

    April 29, 2013 11:34 PM EDT Colombian singer and songwriter Juanes is adding "Dancing with the Stars" to his resume when he performs on the show tonight, but it won't be just any showcase. The crooner will be the first Latin artist to perform two songs in Span ...

  12. Ted Nugent 'Too Divisive' to Get Role in Rick Perry Campaign

    September 07, 2011 8:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As a Texas resident for the past six years, a diehard conservative and a personal friend of Gov. Rick Perry, there's no question where Ted Nugent 's loyalties will lie during the 2012 presidential campaign. His capacity to be vocal about h ...

  13. Billboard Bits: Stevie Wonder on Drake's Album, 'London Calling' in Olympic Ads

    August 01, 2011 6:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Stevie Wonder On Drake's Upcoming Album Drake revealed that Stevie Wonder will be on his upcoming fall release, "Take Care," scheduled for October 24. &quo ...

  14. Will.i.am To Play U.S. State Dept 100,000 Strong Beijing Concert

    August 01, 2011 7:20 AM EDT BEIJING -- The Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am is heading back to China in support of the Obama Administration's 100,000 Strong initiative, designed to boost the number of American students studying in the Asian country, for a concert announc ...

  15. U.S. Lays Out International Policies on Cyberspace

    May 17, 2011 7:44 AM EDT WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States launched a new initiative Monday designed to stamp the Internet with U.S. values such as freedom of expression, saying cyberspace must remain open, secure and reliable. U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clint ...

  16. Foxy Brown: Lil Kim Should 'Put Out Great Music,' End Feud with Nicki Minaj

    February 24, 2011 1:30 PM EST 0 0 0 F oxy Brown is weighing on the bitter feud that escalated between Nicki Minaj and Lil Kim last week, after the latter appeared to behead the Young Money rapper on the cover of her "Black Friday" mixtape. "When you're using that a ...

  17. Kennedy Center Honors Bruce Springsteen, Dave Brubeck

    December 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST With a little help from Carol Burnett, a new star from the hit TV show "Glee" and other top entertainers, political Washington is saluting five of the nation's top artists with the Kennedy Center Honors this weekend. A surprise list ...

  18. Chart Beat

    September 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses chart action from Kanye West, AC/DC, "Mamma Mia!" and more! 'LOVE' IS IN THE TIER: Only 10 songs have entered The Billboard Hot 100 in the top three this millennium; the 10th song to begin its chart life in this el ...

  19. This Day in Music

    April 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - American Head Charge guitarist Bryan Ottoson dies prior to the group's performance in North Charleston, S.C. According to a spokesperson, the guitarist is found dead in his bunk on the group's 2005 - American Head Charge guitarist B ...

  20. Elton Concert Raises $2.5 Mil For Clinton

    April 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Experience is central to Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton's presidential bid, and last night (April 9) she tapped one of music's most venerable rockers, Elton John, to help fill her campaign coffers wi Experience is central to Democrat Hill ...

  21. 'Idol Gives Back' Raises $22 Million For Charity

    April 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fox's "Idol Gives Back" charity telethon raised $22 million for charity last night (April 9), thanks to a combination of corporate sponsorship and donations from viewers who called in to the show and Fox's "Idol Gives Back&q ...

  22. 50 Cent's Vote

    50 Cent's Vote

    February 20, 2008 12:07 PM EST reveals to Billboard who he is going to vote for. Hillary Clinton , presidential election , president , 50 Cent , interview , exclusive interview , Barack Obama , sundance , primary , 50 Cent Videos 50 Cent Barack Obama Hillary Clinton Interview ...

  23. Stars Come Out For Davis' Pre-Grammy Party

    February 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Whitney Houston's appearance at Clive Davis' celeb-soaked, pre-Grammy concert party last night (Feb. 9) in Los Angeles fueled speculation that the diva would be among the night's performers -- but her Whitney Houston's appearance ...

  24. Graham Colton

    January 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The same week the Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton was telling the world she'd discovered how to express the "real her," singer-songwriter Graham Colton was telling Billboard.com the sa The same week the Democratic pres ...

  25. Manilow Cites Politics In Axed 'View' Appearance

    September 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Barry Manilow has scrapped plans to appear on the TV talk show "The View," because he did not want to be interviewed by its conservative co-host. Barry Manilow has scrapped plans to appear on the TV talk show "The View," because ...

  26. This Day in Music

    April 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - American Head Charge guitarist Bryan Ottoson dies prior to the group's performance in North Charleston, S.C. According to a spokesperson, the guitarist is found dead in his bunk on the group's 2005 - American Head Charge guitarist B ...

  27. Haggard Harvests Bluegrass Album, Clinton Ode

    March 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Merle Haggard can make a case for himself as the hardest working man in country music these days. Before the year's out, Haggard plans to put out his first-ever bluegrass album, "Runaway Mama," and a Merle Haggard can make a case for ...

  28. This Day in Music

    April 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>The body of Layne Staley, singer of the grunge rock group Alice In Chains, is found by a relative in Staley's north Seattle apartment. Staley had been missing for two weeks.<br clear="no 2005 - American Head Ch ...

  29. This Day in Music

    April 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>Billy Corgan plays his first-ever solo acoustic show in his Chicago hometown at the Metro. The performance is filmed for inclusion on a forthcoming DVD, which also features footage from 2004 - Billy Corgan plays his first-e ...

  30. Taking Stock: A Matter Of Respect

    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT On Sept. 8 NARAS presented Grammys on the Hill, its annual Washington, D.C., awards dinner. The event honored Natalie Cole; Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y.; and Rep. Mary Bono, R-Calif. The following is Neil Portnow, president of the National Academy ...

  31. Tunes On TV

    September 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Sept. 1-7, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, SEPT. 1 "MTV2 Presents: 22 Greatest Bands," MTV2 Featured Artists: Aerosmith, Alice In Chains, the Cure, Green Day, Guns N' Roses, Korn, ...

  32. This Day in Music

    April 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>The body of Layne Staley, singer of the grunge rock group Alice In Chains, is found by a relative in Staley's north Seattle apartment. Staley had been missing for two weeks. 2002 - The body of Layne Staley, singer of t ...

  33. Extra Songs Grace 'Concert For NYC' DVD

    December 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Four songs not included on the two-CD version of "The Concert for New York City" will appear on the forthcoming two-DVD home video release of the event. Due Jan. 29 via Columbia, the set will include Four songs not included on the two-CD v ...