1. Jonas Brothers, Jason Derulo Added to Bill for 'Live In the Vineyard' Fest

    September 10, 2013 9:00 AM EDT The Jonas Brothers will join Jason Derulo, Kevin Rudolf, Delta Rae, American Authors on the bill for this November’s “Live In The Vineyard” festival in California. Earlier, organizers announced Five for Fighting, Gavin DeGraw, James Blunt, Lee DeW ...

  2. Rick Ross, Birdman Release 'The H: The Lost Album Vol. 1' Mixtape

    May 23, 2013 4:31 PM EDT Five years after its initial release date, Birdman and Rick Ross drop their collaborative mixtape, "The H: The Lost Album Vol. 1." The 11-track effort, hosted by DJ Khaled, features guest appearances by Kevin Rudolf, Mack Maine and Gudda ...

  3. Kevin Rudolf

    Kevin Rudolf

    5 Albums, 5 Songs

  4. Kevin Rudolf Explains Why New Album is Taking So Long

    October 22, 2012 4:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 "I'm definitely kicking my own butt to get the record finished," Rudolf tells Billboard. Kevin Rudolf doesn't need any outside motivation to complete his long-in-progress third artist album. "I'm definitely kicking my o ...

  5. Birdman Says 'This Is A Business of Patience, Dedication, Sacrifice' in Exclusive Billboard Video Interview

    July 02, 2012 2:41 PM EDT Bryan 'Birdman' Williams and his brother Ronald 'Slim' Williams sat down with Billboard for an exclusive interview where the soft-spoken leaders of Cash Money Records talked about how they work records, building their brands, a ...

  6. Kevin Rudolf 'Don't Give Up' Video Sneak Peek: Exclusive

    Kevin Rudolf 'Don't Give Up' Video Sneak Peek: Exclusive

    April 23, 2012 7:59 PM EDT 0 0 0 A taste of Rudolf's new video, filmed during the recent Occupy Wall Street protests. Kevin Rudolf , Kevin Rudolf Videos Kevin Rudolf ...

  7. Kevin Rudolf 'Don't Give Up' Video Sneak Peek: Exclusive

    April 16, 2012 4:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rudolf Won't 'Hide Behind the Production' on New Album You probably know him by his hit single, "Let It Rock," featuring Lil Wayne , but beyond that, Cash Money's first rock artist Kevin Rudolf ( @itskevinrudolf ) has m ...

  8. Cash Money Goes Pop with Signing of Savvy

    September 03, 2011 8:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 There's no doubt that Cash Money Records has solidified its status as one of hip-hop's most successful labels. With such acts as the Hot Boys , Juvenile and Birdman laying the foundation, Cash Money has since powered up a franchise that in ...

  9. DJ Khaled Talks 'We the Best Forever': Video Track-By-Track

    July 19, 2011 3:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 There's truth to DJ Khaled 's words. "I live at Billboard. Check the charts. I've been there for seven years straight," DJ Khaled tells Billboard.com the day before the release of "We the Best Forever" (July 18). D ...

  10. Mary J. Blige Debuts New Song at 2011 BET Awards: Watch

    June 27, 2011 1:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Mary J. Blige opened the 2011 BET Awards last night (June 26), performing vintage songs such as "You Bring Me Joy" and "Real Love." Mary then brought out her first guest Anita Baker to perform the classic, "Caught Up in the ...

  11. Birdman: Lil Wayne Has 'New Energy' on 'Tha Carter IV'

    April 01, 2011 1:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 Fans can expect "a new Wayne" when Lil Wayne 's "Tha Carter IV" is released on May 16, according to executive producer and Cash Money Records co-chief Bryan "Birdman" Williams . "He sounds brand new to me,&quo ...

  12. Jesse McCartney Letting Shoppers 'Have It All' After Holidays

    November 30, 2010 2:15 PM EST 0 0 0 The Tuesday after Christmas is typically one of the quietest album release dates of the calendar year, with most other titles out in time to become stocking stuffers. "Have It All," Jesse McCartney 's fourth effort on Hollywood Record ...

  13. Jesse McCartney Will Let Fans 'Have It All' in January 2011

    October 18, 2010 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pop singer Jesse McCartney will follow 2008's "Departure" with "Have It All," his fourth full-length set for a January 2011 release on Hollywood Records. The singer worked with "Departure" producer Sean Garrett, Ke ...

  14. Big Time Rush Brings Boy Bands Back

    October 13, 2010 4:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's been nearly a decade since the Backstreet Boys and *Nsync ruled the charts, but all of those who thought the era of boy bands was dead and gone are about to stand corrected. Nickelodeon is bringing synchronized dancing, catchy melodies and ...

  15. Kevin Rudolf - Let It Rock LIVE

    Kevin Rudolf - Let It Rock LIVE

    June 28, 2010 1:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 Kevin Rudolf - Let It Rock LIVE Lil Wayne , Acoustic Live , Kevin Rudolf , performance , Let It Rock , Kevin Rudolf , Lil Wayne , Performance Videos Kevin Rudolf Lil Wayne Performance ...

  16. Kevin Rudolf - I Made It LIVE

    Kevin Rudolf - I Made It LIVE

    June 28, 2010 1:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 Kevin Rudolf - I Made It LIVE Lil Wayne , Jay Sean , I Made it , Kevin Rudolf , performance , Live , acoustic , Jay Sean , Kevin Rudolf , Lil Wayne Videos Jay Sean Kevin Rudolf Lil Wayne Live Performance ...

  17. Jack Johnson, Katy Perry Top Tallies

    June 10, 2010 6:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, Katy Perry has another No. 1 hit with "California Gurls," the lead single from her upcoming album "Teenage Dream". Meanwhile Jack Johnson 's "To the ...

  18. Kevin Rudolf Mellows Out Lifehouse

    April 19, 2010 9:33 AM EDT 0 0 0 Cash Money Records artist Kevin Rudolf had a hit last spring with a track that featured hip hop superstar Lil Wayne , but for Mashup Mondays, he chose to tackle the decidedly rocking tones of Lifehouse 's "Halfway Gone," with just his ...

  19. Mashup Mondays: Kevin Rudolf covers Lifehouse

    Mashup Mondays: Kevin Rudolf covers Lifehouse

    April 19, 2010 9:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Cash Money Record's first non-rap artist, Kevin Rudolf, gets mellow with Lifehouse's "Halfway Gone". Halfway Gone , featuredVideo2 , Kevin Rudolf , Mashup Mondays , Let It Rock , Lifehouse , Kevin Rudolf , Lifehouse , Mashup Mond ...

  20. The Daily Noise 4.6.2010 - Billboard.com

    The Daily Noise 4.6.2010 - Billboard.com

    April 06, 2010 3:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 Dr. Dre and Jay-Z confirm new single, Erykah Badu watches new version of "Window Seat" video on Wanda Sykes, Lifehouse talks "Smoke and Mirrors". Nas , Lil Wayne , Kevin Rudolf , Bill Werde , Jay-z , The Daily Noise , Fuse , Life ...

  21. Ke$ha Holds Atop Hot 100, Pink Glows with 'Glitter'

    February 11, 2010 11:00 AM EST 0 0 0 K e$ha claims the longest running No. 1 debut single by a female artist on the Billboard Hot 100 since 1977 as "TiK ToK" holds steady for an eighth week. 33 years ago, Debby Boone took her maiden Hot 100 appearance, "You Light Up My L ...

  22. Three 6 Mafia "Laws Of Power" Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 4:20 PM EST 0 0 0 Three 6 Mafia "Laws of Power" (Hypnotize Minds/Columbia/Sony) Release Date: March 30, 2010 The Academy Award-winning duo of DJ Paul and Juicy J takes the law into its own hands on their March release "Laws of Power." Each song ti ...

  23. Chart Beat Thursday: Ke$ha, Susan Boyle, Willie Nelson

    December 31, 2009 11:30 AM EST 0 0 0 $TILL NO. 1: Ke$ha says that the "$" in her name is an ironic ode to her belief that, "There is no correlation between happiness and amounts of money." Regardless, the cash is pouring in, thanks to the success of "TiK ToK,&q ...

  24. Leona Lewis, "Echo"

    December 04, 2009 5:48 PM EST 0 0 0 "I breathe, I hear, but I don't believe it," U.K. pop artist Leona Lewis sings on "Alive," a standout track from her second album, "Echo." "My heart, it beats, but inside I'm freezing." Lewis' d ...

  25. Adam Lambert, Allison Iraheta Close To Finishing Debut Albums

    August 31, 2009 2:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 There's no rest for the signed on the American Idols Live! tour -- just ask runner-up Adam Lambert and fourth-place finisher Allison Iraheta, who are using any down time on the road to continue working on their debut albums, which are both due ...

  26. Three 6 Mafia Lays Down 'Laws Of Power'

    August 04, 2009 11:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 Three 6 Mafia is in the final two weeks of work on its next album, "Laws of Power," which is due out Nov. 10. "We've probably got about 20 songs, about 90 percent of the album done," the group's Juicy J tells Billboard. ...

  27. Cobra Starship Gets Leighton Meester Into 'Hot Mess'

    July 13, 2009 12:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 Cobra Starship frontman Gabe Saporta knows he shouldn't be takling this much -- let alone recording a new album, touring nonstop and doing interviews -- but he just can't quit. "I haven't really given my voice a rest," says ...

  28. Lil Wayne Teams With AT&T To Debut 'Rebirth'

    January 26, 2009 11:07 AM EST 0 0 0 Lil Wayne has announced a tentative April 7 release date for his next album, "Rebirth," a Universal spokesperson confirms. First single "Prom Queen," produced by Infamous and Drew Correa ("Mr. Carter"), was serviced to ...

  29. Lady GaGa Still In Charge On U.K. Charts

    January 19, 2009 9:32 AM EST 0 0 0 Lady GaGa's "Just Dance" featuring Colby O'Donis (Interscope) started a second week as the U.K.'s No. 1 single yesterday (Jan. 18), while its parent album, "The Fame," debuted at No. 3 on the U.K. album chart. Iris ...

  30. Ask Billboard: Top 10 Lists, Fleetwood Mac, Mixi, The Veronicas

    January 02, 2009 2:01 PM EST 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. First off, this will be my last "Ask Billb ...

  31. Rhapsody Ads Tap Up and Coming Artists

    December 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST Rhapsody, the online music service whose ads in the past have raised the profiles of The Cool Kids and Sara Bareilles, today launched a campaign with four up and coming artists. The spots, by New York ad agency Droga5, use the music of Erin McCarl ...

  32. Kevin Rudolf featuring Lil Wayne, "Let It Rock"

    October 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In-demand Miami producer/guitarist Kevin Rudolf bolts his way to a No. 5 Billboard Hot 100 debut with "Let It Rock," employing the year's most bankable rapper, Lil Wayne. In-demand Miami producer/guitarist Kevin Rudolf bolts his way t ...

  33. Kenny Chesney Gets 'Lucky' At No. 1

    October 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Kenny Chesney ropes his fifth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 as "Lucky Old Sun" bows atop the list with 176,000. Over on Top Country Albums, it's the singer's eighth chart-topper . . . Last week's No. 1, T.I.'s &quo ...

  34. T.I Breaks Own Record With Hot 100 Burst

    October 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As tipped here yesterday, T.I. breaks his own recently set record for the largest leap to the top of the Billboard Hot 100, as "Live Your Life" featuring Rihanna explodes 80-1. The track sold 335,000 As tipped here yesterday, T.I. breaks h ...

  35. T.I.'s 'Like' Still Cruising Atop Hot 100

    October 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 T.I. remains in control of the Billboard Hot 100 and Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs charts for a fifth and second week respectively with "Whatever You Like." In addition, two other songs from his just-rele T.I. remains in control of the Billboa ...

  36. Kevin Rudolf

    October 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 You may not know him yet, but Kevin Rudolf is on his way to regular rotation on your iPod. His single, which features Lil Wayne, recently peaked at No. 23 on the Pop 100 and No. 33 on the Hot 100. You may not know him yet, but Kevin Rudolf is on his ...

  37. Kevin Rudolf

    October 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 You may not know him yet, but Kevin Rudolf is on his way to regular rotation on your iPod. You may not know him yet, but Kevin Rudolf is on his way to regular rotation on your iPod. Signed to Cash Money/Universal Republic earlier this year, the 25-y ...