1. Dan Rather on His 'Big Interview' With Willie Nelson: 'He Never Ceases to Amaze Me'

    January 12, 2016 9:21 PM EST Dan Rather has been perfecting his craft since 1950 -- when he first went to work for The Associated Press as a reporter in his home state of Texas. And even though he's been on the job for an amazing 66 years, Rather still gets excited when ...

  2. John Fogerty and Spoon Join John Lennon's 75th Birthday Concert

    December 02, 2015 2:34 PM EST 0 0 0 Last month, AMC announced that they would be broadcasting Imagine: John Lennon 75th Birthday Concert , a tribute telecast to John Lennon and his musical legacy filled with a star-studded bill of performers including  Eric Church , Sheryl Crow and Ju ...

  3. John Fogerty Says Writing His Revealing 'Fortunate Son' Memoir 'Was a Lot Harder Than I Ever Imagined'

    October 05, 2015 5:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 John Fogerty had to be talked into writing his revealing new memoir -- Fortunate Son: My LIfe, My Music , which publishes on Tuesday. "The push, or the incentive, really came from my wife (and manager) Julie," Fogerty tells Billboard. &quo ...

  4. John Fogerty Joins Adam Levine as 'The Voice' Advisor

    August 10, 2015 9:30 PM EDT John Fogerty will join The Voice this season as coach Adam Levine 's advisor, it was announced Monday.  'The Voice' Reveals Season 9 Coaches This confirms a piece of a previous report that also stated Selena Gomez would join coach ...

  5. John Fogerty Discusses Upcoming Memoir, Hoses Down Hopes for Creedence Comeback

    June 11, 2015 10:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 After nibbling on a few finger sandwiches at teatime, John Fogerty now feels energized to talk about his upcoming memoir and summer concert tour. Aptly called 1969 , the 41-city tour represents that prolific year for Creedence Clearwater Revival : T ...

  6. Late Night Music Roundup: John Fogerty, Modest Mouse, Kodaline

    April 30, 2015 6:06 AM EDT 0 0 0 It was like a gathering of American greats on the Late Show when John Fogerty performed at the invitation of the program’s outgoing host, David Letterman .  “Over the years we’ve had such tremendous music.  And no greater than tonight,” Letterman to ...

  7. Creedence Clearwater Members Sue John Fogerty Over Use of Band's Name

    December 08, 2014 3:24 PM EST Former band members are now on the offensive against Fogerty. A long festering dispute over who gets to use the name of the popular 1960s rock band Creedence Clearwater Revival has done a 180 with lead singer John Fogerty now on the answering end ...

  8. Watch President Obama Join Willie Nelson For An Awkward Sing-Along of ‘On the Road Again’

    November 09, 2014 3:06 PM EST President Obama did his very best to keep up Willie Nelson as the country music legend sang his iconic song “On the Road Again” during a recent concert at the White House. Willie Nelson In a Writing Mood: Releases Album of Originals, With Another ...

  9. Ask Billboard: Baseball Hits, Gwen Stefani's Delay & Demi Lovato's Best-Selling Songs

    October 12, 2014 8:05 AM EDT As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. Or, Tweet questions to Ga ...

  10. Jon Bon Jovi, John Fogerty, Steven Tyler to Headline Howard Stern's 60th B’day Party

    January 14, 2014 5:39 AM EST 0 0 0 Radio legend Howard Stern will celebrate his 60th birthday in style. Rockers Jon Bon Jovi, Steven Tyler and John Fogerty will all perform at "Howard Stern's Birthday Bash." Presented by SiriusXM and hosted byJimmy Kimmel, the show wil ...

  11. Saul Zaentz, Film Producer and Music Exec Who Feuded With John Fogerty, Dies at 92

    January 04, 2014 12:47 PM EST 0 0 0 While at Fantasy Records, Zaentz famously accused the former Creedence Clearwater Revival singer of plagiarizing himself Saul Zaentz, who parlayed a successful career in the music business into a Oscar-winning second act as an independent movie prod ...

  12. Headstone Project Brings Recognition to Long-Forgotten Blues Musos

    December 30, 2013 3:57 AM EST 0 0 0 Blues guitarist Tommy Bankhead rubbed shoulders with some of the genre's royalty, from Howlin' Wolf and Elmore James to Albert King and Sonny Boy Williamson. But visitors to the overgrown St. Louis cemetery where Bankhead was buried more t ...

  13. Alice in Chains, Little Mix & John Fogerty Bound For Top Five on Billboard 200 Chart

    June 01, 2013 8:00 AM EDT Rock band Alice in Chains are set for their highest charting album since 1995, as "The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here" might start in the No. 2 slot on next week's Billboard 200 chart. Industry sources forecast the album might sell around ...

  14. Alice in Chains, Little Mix and John Fogerty Bound For Top Five on Billboard 200 Chart

    May 31, 2013 8:22 PM EDT Rock band Alice in Chains is set for its highest charting album since 1995 as "The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here" might start in the No. 2 slot on next week's Billboard 200 chart. Industry sources forecast the album might sell around 6 ...

  15. Weekly Chart Notes: Fall Out Boy Covers … Fall Out Boy; Taylor Swift, Pink Floyd Set Marks

    April 28, 2013 6:05 AM EDT The group is the latest act to chart a song that draws from its own catalog. Plus, 'Red' is Taylor Swift's fastest-selling album and Pink Floyd celebrates two milestones. As Fall Out Boy's "Save Rock and Roll" debu ...

  16. John Fogerty: 2013 ACM Awards Red Carpet

    John Fogerty: 2013 ACM Awards Red Carpet

    April 08, 2013 1:03 PM EDT 6 0 0 John Fogerty: 2013 ACM Awards Red Carpet on April 7. Videos John Fogerty Brightcove ...

  17. John Fogerty Says Tell-All Won't Be a 'Tawdry, Supermarket Kind of Thing'

    March 25, 2013 10:00 AM EDT "I'm not looking for the big reveal," the rock legend says of his autobiography -- for which he's still looking for a collaborator John Fogerty's new all-star duets album, "Wrote a Song For Everyone, is locked and loa ...

  18. Morning Fix: Obama Inauguration Music Guide; Major Labels' HMV Rescue Plan; Myspace Rights Issue

    January 21, 2013 12:20 PM EST Subscribe to Billboard.biz's free Morning Fix email and other newsletters HERE OBAMA INAUGURATION MUSIC GUIDE: KATY PERRY, ALICIA KEYS, Q-TIP & MORE Just as Barack Obama's 2009 inauguration drew stars from Beyonce to Aretha Franklin, ...

  19. Dave Grohl's Sound City Players Tear It Up at Sundance

    January 20, 2013 2:05 PM EST Hours after his "Sound City" documentary premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, Dave Grohl took 800 fans on a three-hour musical odyssey at Park City Live that emphasized his personal connection to the Van Nuys, Calif., recording stu ...

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  21. John Fogerty to Tell 'How I Fought' in Memoir

    November 13, 2012 9:01 AM EST 0 0 0 Add one of rock 'n' roll's most admired and most uncompromising stars to the list of memoir writers: John Fogerty . The former frontman for Creedence Clearwater Revival has a deal with Little, Brown and Co., the publisher announced Mo ...

  22. Marc Anthony, Chayanne, Marco Antonio Solis' GIGANTE3S Tops Billboard Hot Tours Chart

    September 17, 2012 7:00 AM EDT The Latin music GIGANT3S Tour scores a No. 1 ranking on this week's lineup of Hot Tours with over $10 million in ticket sales reported from a late-summer trek. The show, which featured the major star power of Marc Anthony, Chayanne and Marco ...

  23. Appeal of Small Venues Drives Midyear Success

    July 18, 2012 7:05 PM EDT Thanks to performances by newcomers, veterans and other special events, midsize venues enjoyed steady ticket sales during the midyear period. In addition to the top 10 venues recap of 15,001-plus-capacity arenas, Billboard's midyear touring c ...

  24. Backbeat: Americana Music Award Noms With John C. Reilly, Lucinda Williams, Shelby Lynn

    June 01, 2012 12:52 PM EDT (L-R): Amy Reitnouer, Editor in Chief, The Bluegrass Situation; Jed Hilly, AMA Executive Director; and Michelle Aquilato, marketing director, AMA, pose at the Americana Music Association's Awards nomination event. (Photo: Ryan J. Downey) John ...

  25. Phillip Phillips Wins 'American Idol' Season 11 as Show's Ratings Dip

    May 24, 2012 8:30 AM EDT Philip Phillips, The Leesburg, Ga. native, became the 11th winner of American Idol last night beating out California's Jessica Sanchez after a record 132 million votes were cast. The record number of votes, however, may be something of a pyrr ...

  26. Phillip Phillips Wins 'American Idol' Season 11

    May 23, 2012 10:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 During the long, grueling "American Idol" season, Phillip Phillips was never once revealed to be in the group of lowest vote-getters on the show. On Wednesday night, his name was finally announced -- but for a totally different reason. The ...

  27. Pitbull, Ester Dean, Benny Blanco Share Writer Honor At BMI Pop Awards

    May 16, 2012 12:24 PM EDT (L-R): Vice President and General Manager, Writer/Publisher Relations Los Angeles Barbara Cane, BMI Pop Icon Award recipient Carole King, and BMI President and CEO Del Bryant attend the 60th annual BMI Pop Awards. (Photo: Lester Cohen/Wire Image) ...

  28. Pete Fornatale, Longtime New York Radio DJ, Dead at 66

    April 26, 2012 4:13 PM EDT Longtime New York radio disk jockey and author Pete Fornatale, best known for his long stints on WFUV-FM and WNEW-FM, died Thursday morning at the age of 66. According to New York's Daily News , He suffered a brain hemorrhage on April 15 and ...

  29. John Fogerty Teams With Foo Fighters, Country Stars for New Album

    April 03, 2012 1:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban Among Contributors to 'Wrote a Song for Everyone,' Due This Fall For his next album, John Fogerty is gathering some of the biggest names in country and rock to record his iconic songs. The Creedence Clearwater ...

  30. Juno Awards: Feist, Michael Buble Win Big in Canada

    April 02, 2012 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 A Christmas album by Michael Bublé took home Album of the Year; Hedley broke its Susan Lucci losing streak; Martin Solveig & Dragonette's "Hello" beat Deadmau5 for Dance Recording; Feist was named Artist of the Year; Canadian' ...

  31. Feist, Michael Buble, Sheepdogs Top Canada's Juno Awards

    April 02, 2012 9:10 AM EDT William Shatner, who hosted this year's Juno awards, performed a spoken word medley and strapped on a Les Paul that he never actually strumed. (CARAS/iPhoto) A Christmas album by Michael Bublé took home Album of the Year; Hedley broke its Sus ...

  32. Pub Briefs: BMG Chrysalis Signs Bruno Mars; Carole King To Receive BMI Icon Award

    March 23, 2012 7:00 AM EDT BMG Chrysalis Signs Bruno Mars - BMG Chrysalis US has signed an exclusive worldwide publishing deal with Bruno Mars, whose debut album, "Doo-Wops & Hooligans," has scanned 1.7 million units so far in the U.S., according to Nielsen So ...

  33. Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Archives to Go on Sale

    October 17, 2011 8:56 PM EDT 0 0 0 The organization, which will announce its 2011 class of inductees Tuesday, is set to release performances from 1986-2009. The day before it reveals its 27th annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees for 2011, Rock Hall and Time Life announced th ...

  34. Play Ball! 10 Badass Baseball Songs

    September 29, 2011 1:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Major League Baseball's 2011 regular season ended in stirring fashion on Wednesday (Sept. 28), and with the playoffs kicking off on Friday (Sept. 30), there's plenty of drama still to come. Before Sabathia faces off against Verlander, the ...

  35. Sammy Hagar: Chickenfoot Is No Joke (But Van Halen Is)

    August 23, 2011 2:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Sammy Hagar says he didn't exactly plan to record and release the all-star Chickenfoot 's second album this year. "The reason Chickenfoot had to go in was because of Chad," Hagar tells Billboard.com, meaning drummer Chad Smith, w ...

  36. Lady Gaga, Jason Derulo, Lady Antebellum Win Big at BMI Pop Music Awards

    May 18, 2011 11:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 L ady Gaga , Jason Derul o and JR Rotem were saluted as BMI's pop songwriters of the year Tuesday evening (May 17) at the organization's 59th annual Pop Music Awards. Earning pop song of the year honors was the Lady Antebellum hit "Ne ...

  37. Rod Stewart To Begin Two-Year Las Vegas Residency In August

    May 10, 2011 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 R od Stewart will join Celine Dion and Elton John at Las Vegas' Colosseum at Caesars Palace, beginning a two-year residency on Aug. 24. The first 18 concerts of "Rod Stewart: The Hits" go on sale May 15. Stewart says the show will be ...

  38. Outside Lands Lineup Announced: Muse, Arcade Fire, Phish, Black Keys, Many More

    April 11, 2011 3:56 PM EDT Arcade Fire, Muse, Phish, the Black Keys, MGMT, the Decemberists, Erykah Badu the Warren Haynes band and many more artists will perform at the fourth annual Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival. The festival will once again take place in San Fr ...

  39. Pharrell Describes New N*E*R*D Album As 'A Time Capsule'

    October 12, 2010 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 P harrell Williams says N*E*R*D fans can expect "a departure" when the group's fourth album, "Nothing," comes out Nov. 2. Though fronted by the playful, club-friendly single "Hot N' Fun," featuring Nelly Furta ...

  40. Put Me In, Coach: Q&A with John Fogerty

    June 17, 2010 5:22 PM EDT 0 0 0 In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, we sit down with John Fogerty at Bonnaroo. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and former Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman talks about the June 29 re-release of "Centerfiel ...

  41. DMB, Phoenix Rise To Cap Bonnaroo 2010

    June 14, 2010 7:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Not to take anything away from the randomized mixtape of bands on hand, but it's hard to imagine leading a story about the fourth and final day of the 2010 edition of Bonnaroo with anything other than the heat; Sunday (June 13) quickly became a ...

  42. John Fogerty's 'Centerfield' Headed To Baseball Hall of Fame

    May 25, 2010 7:43 AM EDT 0 0 0 Put him in, coach, he's ready to play -- at the Baseball Hall of Fame. Rock and Roll Hall of Famer John Fogerty and his 1985 hit, "Centerfield," an aural fixture at ballparks of all levels around the country, will be honored at this y ...

  43. Billboard Bits: John Fogerty, Kara DioGuardi, RedOne, Taylor Swift and More

    May 19, 2010 6:06 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip each day. Prior to the start of last evening's (May 18) 58th annual BMI Pop Awards, Billboard caught up with several honorees on the red carpet: * Before receiving th ...

  44. Billboard Bits: John Fogerty, Kara DioGuardi, RedOne, Taylor Swift and More

    May 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Prior to the start of last evening's (May 18) 58th annual BMI Pop Awards , Billboard caught up with several honorees on the red carpet: * Before receiving this year's BMI Icon award, John Fogerty left no doubt as to why he's such a ...

  45. Brad Paisley on Nashville Flood: 'I Saw Determination in the Wake of Tragedy'

    May 14, 2010 2:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 In a special op-ed for Billboard, Brad Paisley shares how he, Taylor Swift, Tim, McGraw, Faith Hill and Vince Gill and other stars are helping Nashville recover from a devastating flood. -- It seemed like it was never going to quit raining. While I ...

  46. Videos of the Week: Ricky Martin's Naked Truth, Mary J.'s 'Stairway to Heaven," Tea Party Rappers

    April 16, 2010 4:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 In this week's top 10 viral videos that had everyone buzzing: Ricky Martin strips down -- way down -- in a new tour promo clip, Mary J. Blige sings "Stairway to Heaven" on Oprah, Death Cab for Cuti e take us out to the ball game, Snoo ...

  47. Publishing Briefs: Warner/Chappell, Gucci Mane, BMI, John Fogerty, NMPA

    March 11, 2010 12:00 AM EST -- Warner/Chappell Music has signed a worldwide administration agreement with Warner Bros. Records/Asylum recording artist, Gucci Mane . The deal covers Mane's catalog of work, his recently-released second studio album, "The State vs. Ra ...

  48. Bonnaroo 2010 Lineup Topped By Jay-Z, Stevie Wonder, Dave Matthews

    February 09, 2010 1:26 PM EST 0 0 0 The 2010 edition of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival is taking an unusual route to its lineup announcement today (Feb. 9), rolling out the bill one artist at a time on its website. Billboard sources, however, have confirmed that the festival h ...

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