1. Ellie Goulding’s 'Burn' Continues Its Hot Run On U.K. Singles Chart, Richard & Adam Keep 'Dream' Alive

    August 26, 2013 4:19 AM EDT Classical vocalist brothers Richard & Adam’s “The Impossible Dream” (Sony Music CG) became the longest-running No. 1 of the year on the U.K. artist album chart Sunday (Aug. 25), by moving into a fourth week at the summit. Ellie Goulding’s “Bur ...

  2. Jay-Z, Coldplay Ring In 2013 With Epic Brooklyn Show

    January 01, 2013 7:40 AM EST 1 0 0 Jay-Z took the stage at Brooklyn, N.Y.'s Barclays Center at 11:59pm on New Year's Eve Monday night and rang in 2013 with Coldplay's Chris Martin singing along to "Auld Lang Syne." The singer and the rapper hugged, and then t ...

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  4. 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 ...

  5. Single Reviews: Kreayshawn, Jason Aldean, and Two Door Cinema Club

    August 02, 2012 4:00 PM EDT KREAYSHAWN Go Hard (La La La) (3:38) Producers: Boys Noize, Free School, Moritz Friedrich, Jonas Jeberg Writers: various Publishers: various Columbia Records With debut album "Somethin' Bout Kreay" on the cusp of release, Kreayshawn ...

  6. Jay-Z Rocks SXSW in Hit-Heavy Concert

    March 13, 2012 10:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jay-Z , rapper/mogul/Blue Ivy's dad, played one of the most anticipated SXSW events Monday night, with a set list heavy on hits and at least partially crowd-sourced. In addition to soliciting fan feedback for his set, Jay-Z at times let the cro ...

  7. Jay-Z Rocks SXSW With Hit-Heavy Concert

    March 13, 2012 7:51 AM EDT Jay-Z, rapper/mogul/Blue Ivy's dad, played one of the most anticipated SXSW events Monday night, with a set list heavy on hits and at least partially crowd-sourced. In addition to soliciting fan feedback for his set, Jay-Z at times let the cr ...

  8. Demi Lovato's Tour Opener Has Its Ups & Downs

    November 17, 2011 12:15 PM EST 0 0 0 What a difference a year makes -- especially for Demi Lovato . Just before playing "Skyscraper" on Wednesday (Nov. 16) during the first show of her "Unbroken World Tour" -- her first headlining trek -- at Detroit's Fox Theat ...

  9. Justin Bieber, 'Under The Mistletoe': Track-By-Track Review

    November 01, 2011 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 On Nov. 10, 1998, *NSYNC released "Home For Christmas," a holiday disc that featured a whole mess of new material, including the saccharine lead single, "Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays." It was a smart cash-in for the best-selli ...

  10. Justin Bieber Reveals 'Under The Mistletoe' Track List

    October 05, 2011 12:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Usher , Busta Rhymes , Mariah Carey and others will help Justin Bieber ring in the holidays on "Under The Mistletoe," the teen star's Christmas album set for release on Nov. 1. The 15-song track list for the album, which was produced ...

  11. Why Bret Michaels & Other Music Stars Turn to Reality TV for Fame, Fortune

    September 08, 2010 3:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 B ret Michaels , veteran of six-count 'em, six-reality shows, has two bits of advice for artists looking to break into the genre: "Never wear white on TV unless you're at your fighting weight," he says. "And never drink too ...

  12. Latin Lockdown Tour To Roll Out In January

    December 30, 2008 12:00 AM EST Latin urban artists Lil Rob, MC Magic, Down ("Lean Like a Cholo"), Brown Boy, Kid Frost, Lighter Shade of Brown, La La and Lil Uno are scheduled to kick off the Latin Lockdown tour Jan. 17. The concert at the Ventura Theatre in Ventura, ...

  13. Peermusic Signs La La

    March 05, 2008 12:00 AM EST Independent publisher peermusic has signed a worldwide publishing deal with bilingual singer/songwriter and MySpace sensation La La. The Mexican-American artist is signed to Melee Entertainment for the release of her debut album this year. Her son ...

  14. 'Whale' Tales

    May 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Primus bassist/vocalist Les Claypool brings forth a new solo album, "Of Whales and Woe," this week via his own Prawn Song label. The follow-up to 2002's "Purple Onion" was recorded in Claypool's home Primus bassist/voca ...

  15. CHART BEAT CHAT

    May 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses the Eurovision Song Contest and more with readers. WILL WE BE SAYING CONGRATULATIONS, ICELAND? Hi Fred, With the Eurovision Song Contest less than a month away, I agree there are a number of songs that could win. But I'm hoping I ...

  16. Claypool Crafts A 'Whale' Of An Album

    May 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Primus bassist/vocalist Les Claypool has put the finishing touches on a new solo album, "Of Whales and Woe," due May 30 via his own Prawn Song label. Primus bassist/vocalist Les Claypool has put the finishing touches on a new solo album, & ...

  17. Collaborations Highlight Fifth Jammy Awards

    April 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A number of intriguing collaborations highlighted the fifth annual Jammy Awards, held last night (April 26) at New York's Theatre at Madison Square Garden. A number of intriguing collaborations highlighted the fifth annual Jammy Awards, held la ...

  18. U.S. Cities Host Big New Year's Eve Shows

    December 31, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Although what is arguably the most well-known New Year's Eve celebration in New York's Times Square consists of little more than confetti and a sparkling ball, live music is playing a part in many cel Although what is arguably the most wel ...

  19. CHART BEAT CHAT

    January 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred Bronson discusses the Carpenters, 'The Disco Ball,' record holding artists, triple-titled tunes, artists who have charted under different names, and bad jokes with readers. REMEMBERING KAREN Hello Fred: Feb. 4, 2003 marks the 20th ann ...

  20. Universal Compiles 'Global Hits'

    January 15, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 International smashes from Daft Punk ("One More Time"), Modjo ("Lady"), ATC ("Around the World (La La La La La)"), and Artful Dodger featuring Craig David ("Re-Rewind") are among the 19 tracks that wi Internat ...

  21. 'NOW 6' Collects Hits From Britney, Shaggy, J. Lo

    March 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The sixth U.S. installment of the "NOW That's What I Call Music!" compilation series will feature a host of current pop, R&B, and modern rock hit singles. Due out April 3, the set will feature son The sixth U.S. installment of the ...

  22. Shaggy Makes It Two At No. 1

    February 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Shaggy's "It Wasn't Me" spends a second week at No. 1 on The Billboard Hot 100. Last week the track ended the 11-week reign at the top by Destiny's Child's "Independent Women Part 1," which flip-flops Shaggy&# ...