1. '12-12-12' Concert: Our Favorite Tweets

    December 13, 2012 12:58 AM EST Five-plus hours is a long concert, no matter who's playing. But like many others, we watched the entire thing on multiple screens - from Springsteen to Paulvana. Here's an alternate take on the night, containing our favorite Tweets from ...

  2. Musical Olympics: 40 Countries' Top Stars

    July 30, 2012 1:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 With athletes, celebrities and fans from across the world gathered in London for the 2012 Summer Olympics, we thought the time was right to celebrate the artists that have made their home countries most proud by winning gold (records) and making a l ...

  3. Summer Tours & Music Festivals 2012

    June 11, 2012 4:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Chart Article Get the skinny on J.Lo's tour with Enrique Iglesias, check out what's in store for the Beach Boys' 50th anniversary, find out where Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw will share the stage, and more. Keep reading for the latest ...

  4. 2012 Billboard Music Awards Weekend Diary: Kelly Clarkson, Usher, Diplo & More

    May 20, 2012 5:00 PM EDT Billboard Battle of the Bands winners Patent Pending. (Photo: Adrian Van Anz) Speaking just for myself, the past 48 hours in Vegas have had more action than two weeks back home. The 2012 Billboard Music Awards red carpet opens in (gulp) a few hour ...

  5. Rihanna's 20 Biggest Billboard Hits

    February 20, 2012 8:50 AM EST 0 0 0 Chart Article There are only a handful of femmes that can make being bad look so good and do it so well. Rihanna, without a doubt, is one of them. With her free spirit, style and talent, the Barbadian singer has won the hearts of many since her pre- ...

  6. CMJ 2011: 15 Things That Will Rock

    October 18, 2011 1:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to… find the next great buzz band? Indie enthusiasts have ascended upon New York City this week for the annual CMJ Music Marathon, which kicks off today (Oct. 18) and runs through Saturday. ...

  7. Rockin' Roads: Streets Named After Famous Musicians (Map)

    October 10, 2011 1:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Penny Lane. Thunder Road. Highway 61 Revisited. Plenty of roads, streets, boulevards and other locations have been immortalized in music, but what about the other way around? Join Billboard.com on an interactive rock'n'roll field trip arou ...

  8. About Us

    August 18, 2011 11:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 About Us The world's premier music publication, Billboard has served the entertainment business since 1894. Beginning as a weekly for the billposting and advertising business, Billboard and its popular music charts have evolved into the primary ...

  9. Billboard Bits: Lady Gaga & Cher Collaborate, Public Enemy To Play ATP, Pearl Jam Unveils Scavenger Hunt

    August 17, 2011 6:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Lady Gaga and Cher's 'Greatest Thing' Coming in September Cher revealed on Twitter that "The Greatest Thing," her forthcoming collaboration with ...

  10. Gentlemen Hall Wins Billboard's Battle of the Bands Contest

    May 19, 2011 9:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chart Article Chevy Landing Page Gentlemen Hall Wins Billboard's Battle of the Bands Contest Gentlemen Hall drove to Billboard & Chevy's Battle of the Bands live showdown at Las Vegas' Fremont Street Experience on Wednesday (May 1 ...

  11. Lady Gaga Fires Up Lollapalooza, Stage-Dives

    August 07, 2010 9:43 AM EDT 0 0 0 L ady Gaga's first Lollapalooza performance was on a small side stage in 2007, where she received more than a few bewildered stares and was unapologetically called a "trainwreck." So when she headlined the first night of this year ...

  12. Billboard Critics' Top 10 Albums of 2009

    December 16, 2009 3:36 PM EST 0 0 0 Chart Article Now that you've examined our list of 2009's best-selling albums , take a look at what the Billboard staff subjectively chose as the year's best albums. Indie music came on strong, while R&B and straight-ahead rock &# ...

  13. Billboard Critics' Top 20 Albums of the Decade Page Two

    December 16, 2009 12:09 PM EST 0 0 0 Chart Article « Previous 1-10 11-20 Next » 11 White Blood Cells (2001) The White Stripes For its third album, the White Stripes took a slightly more refined approach to the duo's raw garage-rock sound without compromising its intensity or simpl ...

  14. Q&A Taking Back Sunday

    Q&A Taking Back Sunday

    August 31, 2009 4:46 PM EDT 0 0 0 Q&A Taking Back Sunday. video interview by Jessica Letkemann. jessica letkemann , Matt Rubano , Pop , interview , exclusive , rock , taking back sunday , Punk , Exclusive , Interview Videos Exclusive Interview Jessica Letkemann Matt Rubano Pop R ...

  15. Midnight Youth: Billboard Underground

    Midnight Youth: Billboard Underground

    July 28, 2009 1:44 PM EDT 0 0 0 One of New Zealand's hottest rock bands is virtually unknown in America, but not for long. Interview by Jessica Letkemann. The Letter , Indie pop , midnight youth , Pop , interview , performance , indie , Billboard Underground , acoustic , unde ...

  16. Michael Franti Q&A I Billboard.com

    Michael Franti Q&A I Billboard.com

    May 27, 2009 12:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 From backstage in NYC, Spearhead's Michael Franti talks to Billboard about playing festivals this summer, his album, Obama and activism. Interview by Jessica Letkemann. interview , exclusive , vuclip , michael franti , Madison Square Garden , S ...

  17. And The Best Original Song Oscar Nominees Are...

    February 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Billboard.com takes a look at -- and listens to -- the 2008 nominees for the best original song Oscar: songs from "Enchanted," "Once" and "August Rush." With the 13-week writers' strike settled and the Academy Awar ...

  18. Complete Coverage Of The 50th Annual Grammy Awards

    February 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 From the nominations to the grand event, full coverage of the 50th annual Grammy Awards, which took place Feb. 10 in Los Angeles. From the nominations to the grand event, Billboard.com presents full coverage of the 50th annual Grammy Awards, which t ...