1. James Horner, Film Composer for 'Titanic' and 'Braveheart,' Dies in Plane Crash

    June 22, 2015 11:44 PM EDT 12.044 k 405 44 James Horner, the consummate film composer known for his heart-tugging scores for Field of Dreams , Braveheart and Titanic , for which he won two Academy Awards, died Monday in a plane crash near Santa Barbara. He was 61. Gone But Not Forg ...

  2. Eminem to Release New Single From Shady Records-Produced 'Southpaw' Soundtrack

    May 22, 2015 12:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Eminem just announced his next project, Southpaw (Music from and Inspired by the Motion Picture),  the Shady Records-produced soundtrack for the upcoming film Southpaw starring Jake Gyllenhaal. The album is scheduled for release this July -- and tho ...

  3. Jay Z and Beyonce Release Mini-Movie 'Run' Starring Sean Penn, Jake Gyllenhaal: Watch

    May 18, 2014 2:18 AM EDT A little more than a month ahead of their On The Run summer stadium tour , Jay Z and Beyonce have unexpectedly released a Bonnie and Clyde-style mini-movie featuring A-list actors Sean Penn and Jake Gyllenhaal. Beyonce, Jay Z Announce On The Run ...

  4. Conversations with Composers: Jóhann Jóhannsson

    September 12, 2013 11:32 AM EDT Composer: Jóhann Jóhannsson Current project: On tour – Yoshi’s, San Francisco, Sept. 13; Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever, Los Angeles, Sept. 15; three February dates with brass bands Film: “Prisoners,” starring Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenha ...

  5. Rolling Stones Added to Sandy Relief Concert

    December 07, 2012 12:30 PM EST 0 0 0 The Rolling Stones have been added to the 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief, organizers announced Friday at a press conference in New York. The reunited group joins a Who's Who of some of rock's most iconic voices that will perform at Madi ...

  6. Gustavo Santaolalla at BB/THR TV/Fim Music Conference: 'Amazing the Amount of People in Music Biz Who Don't Like Music'

    October 24, 2012 4:49 PM EDT Gustavo Santaolalla during his keynote Q&A with Billboard's Phil Gallo. Two-time Oscar winning composer Gustavo Santaolalla can't read or write music. Even more amazingly, he wrote the entire score for "Brokeback Mountain" ...

  7. Flakiss Makes Her Return in Acting

    October 15, 2012 6:21 AM EDT L.A. rapper takes a fictional role that almost tells her real-life story. Rapper Yahira Garcia -- aka Flakiss -- was supposed to be the next big act in Latin hip-hop nearly a decade ago when she signed to Univision Records. In 2006, after asking ...

  8. Rufus Wainwright to Marry Partner Jorn Weisbrodt

    August 20, 2012 8:44 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rufus Wainwright will marry his longtime partner, Jorn Weisbrodt, this week in Montauk, N.Y., the singer-songwriter confirms to THR. The couple appeared happy and relaxed on Sunday as they mingled with guests at THR's "Hollywood in the Ham ...

  9. Taylor Swift's New Single Blasts Onto Radio, Set For Record Sales Debut

    August 14, 2012 5:53 PM EDT The title of Taylor Swift's new single clearly isn't about her relationship with radio or her adoring buying public. "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together," the first single from Swift's fourth studio album Red , due Oc ...

  10. Elton John Performs, Pokes Fun at 'Spider-Man' Musical on 'SNL'

    April 04, 2011 11:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sir Elton John hosted "Saturday Night Live" for the first time April 2 and proved his acting chops are just as solid as his singing. The singer joked about being gay, performing at the royal wedding and being a new father in a series of sk ...

  11. Billboard Bits: Taylor Swift and Jake Gyllenhaal Break Up? Gaga Goes 'Grey'

    January 04, 2011 6:37 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Taylor Swift, Jake Gyllenhaal Break Up: Report After a brief, whirlwind romance, Taylor Swift and Jake Gyllenhaal have apparently called it quits. The 21-year-old country ...

  12. Billboard Bits: 'Glee' Stars Getting Replaced in 2012, Michael Cera Joins Indie Rock Band

    December 01, 2010 6:25 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. "Glee" Stars Getting Replaced in 2012 Even Gleeks have to graduate some time, and " Glee " creator Ryan Murphy is preparing for his young actors to de ...

  13. Taylor Swift Gets Personal on 'Ellen'

    November 02, 2010 11:26 AM EDT 0 0 0 T aylor Swift had quite the jaw-dropping time on "Ellen" recently, first being grilled about her love life, then being the victim of one of DeGeneres' practical jokes. Taylor Swift Aiming for Biggest Sales Week Since 2005 In an episod ...

  14. Billboard Bits: Rihanna Talks 'Love the Way You Lie Part II,' Lady Gaga Becomes a College Course

    October 29, 2010 6:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Rihanna Reunites with Eminem on 'Love The Way You Lie (Part II)' Eminem and Rihanna will follow their Hot 100-topping single "Love The Way You Lie" wi ...

  15. Billboard Bits: Taylor Swift Canoodles with Jake Gyllenhaal, Coldplay Puts People to Sleep

    October 26, 2010 6:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Taylor Swift and Jake Gyllenhaal Spotted Apple Picking Taylor Swift has been spotted around New York City with actor Jake Gyllenhaal. The two spent the past weekend (Oct. ...

  16. Rufus Wainwright / June 9, 2007 / New York (Blender Theatre at Gramercy)

    June 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The final evening of Rufus Wainwright's four-night residency at New York's Gramercy Theater (June 9) was a glitzy, over-the-top affair, much to the amusement and delight of the singer and audience ali The final evening of Rufus Wainwright& ...

  17. 07OnTV

    February 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Feb. 26 - Mar. 4, 2007. MONDAY, FEB. 26 "Sting: Songs From the Labyrinth," PBS Featured Artist(s): Sting (also scheduled: Edin Karamazov). "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist(s) ...

  18. 02OnTV

    January 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Jan. 8-14, 2006. MONDAY, JAN. 8 "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured artist(s): Jennifer Hudson (also scheduled: David Arquette). "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured artist(s ...

  19. On TV

    January 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Jan. 9-15, 2006. MONDAY, JAN. 9 "Attack of the Show," G4 Featured artist(s): Project 86 (also scheduled: Uwe Boll). "Influenc'd: Green Day," Fuse Featured artist(s): Green Day, Hawthorne Heights ...

  20. OnTV

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 31-Nov. 6, 2005. MONDAY, OCT. 31 "Daily Download," Fuse Featured artist: Midtown. "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," NBC Featured artists: Damian "Junior Gong" Marley, Ozzy Osbourne (al ...

  21. New Travis Single To Benefit Spinal Research

    September 03, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 U.K. rock outfit Travis will make the new track "Love Will Come Through" available as a paid download on Nov. 15 via its official Web site. U.K. rock outfit Travis will make the new track "Love Will Come Through" available as a p ...

  22. Madonna's London Theater Debut 'Up For Grabs'

    March 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 International superstar Madonna will make her U.K. theater debut in May in London's West End, starring in an Australian comedy titled "Up for Grabs." She'll lead a cast of seven in the British premier International superstar Mado ...