1. Grammys 2016 Preview: The Weeknd, D'Angelo and More Soulful Singers Nominated for Best R&B Song and Best Urban Contemporary Album

    February 13, 2016 10:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Best Urban Contemporary Album Ego Death The Internet Label Odd Future/Columbia If Frank Ocean is the most commercially successful R&B splinter of the now-defunct Odd Future collective, then The Internet is its best-kept secret. Featuring core of ...

  2. Lianne La Havas and Her Fans Excel at Solo Manhattan Show

    February 02, 2016 2:21 PM EST 0 0 0 Lianne La Havas ’ performance at the McKittrick Hotel in Manhattan last night (Feb. 1) was an experiment. “I’ve never done this before on my lonesome,” she explained. Playing solo for an hour for the first time gave her the chance to render her song ...

  3. Lianne La Havas Spreads the Love at Her Terminal 5 Performance

    September 28, 2015 4:16 PM EDT "I love my job very much," Lianne La Havas  announces charmingly into her microphone. Standing before her are three floors full of concert-goers who pack New York City's Terminal 5 with delight and awe. La Havas, needless to say, ...

  4. Folk-Soul Singer-Songwriter Lianne La Havas on the Worldly Inspirations Behind Her New Album 'Blood'

    August 03, 2015 6:24 PM EDT From her lilting accent to what she calls an "all day long" tea habit, folk-soul singer-songwriter Lianne La Havas is London to the core. But her gorgeous second LP, Blood (July 31, Warner Bros.), is a global affair, inspired in part b ...

  5. Best and Worst Singles of the Week: From Adam Lambert to Jessie J

    May 01, 2015 5:09 PM EDT 0 0 0   Adam Lambert ​"Ghost Town" Warner Bros. Adam Lambert's comeback bid -- "Ghost Town," his first single since 2012's underrated  Trespassing  LP -- starts not with a bang but with a Wild West whistle, which laces togeth ...

  6. Prince Wants to Charge 'About $10' for Concert Tickets

    February 06, 2014 10:00 PM EST 0 0 0 The price of Prince? $10. During a secret show in London -- held in the living room of his friend, singer Lianne La Havas, and attended by approximately 10 people -- the singer announced that he wants to charge just a fistful of dollars for tickets ...

  7. Emeli Sandé Being Honored at Essence Black Women in Music Event

    December 18, 2013 11:25 AM EST Singer/songwriter Emeli Sandé will be the honoree at Essence magazine's fifth annual Black Women in Music celebration. The invitation-only, Grammy Awards week reception will take place on January 22, featuring an exclusive performance by Sand ...

  8. Warner Sound Showcase at SXSW: Full Schedule

    March 04, 2013 8:00 PM EST A full schedule has been announced for the Warner Sound showcase at SXSW in Austin this month, with daytime performances by Fitz & the Tantrums and Lianne La Havas, plus headline sets by the Flaming Lips, Paramore and others. The three-day War ...

  9. Warner Sound at SXSW: Showcase Full Schedule

    March 04, 2013 8:00 PM EST A full schedule has been announced for the Warner Sound showcase at SXSW in Austin this month, with daytime performances by Fitz & the Tantrums and Lianne La Havas, plus headline sets by the Flaming Lips, Paramore and others. The three-day ...

  10. Essence to Honor Solange Knowles, Lianne La Havas During Grammy Week

    January 11, 2013 3:39 PM EST Rising singer/songwriters Lianne La Havas and Solange Knowles will be this year's honorees at Essence Black Women in Music. The fourth annual, invitation-only Grammy Week event will take place on Feb. 6 in Los Angeles with Grammy Award winner ...

  11. Essence to Spotlight Solange Knowles, Lianne La Havas During Grammy Week

    January 10, 2013 2:54 PM EST 0 2 0 Rising singer/songwriters Lianne La Havas and Solange Knowles will be this year's featured artists at Essence Black Women in Music. The fourth annual, invitation-only Grammy Week event will take place on Feb. 6 in Los Angeles with Grammy Award ...

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  13. Watch Lianne La Havas Sing Jill Scott

    November 28, 2012 11:30 AM EST 0 0 0 La Havas sings Scott's "He Loves Me (Lyzel in E Flat)" in this latest installment of the Women In Music-themed Candid Covers series. Soul-meets-folk singer/songwriter Lianne La Havas has her own mother to thank for connecting her with ...

  14. Chart Moves: 'Glee' 'Grease' Tribute Album Debuts, Lianne La Havas Sees 978% Sales Gain

    November 16, 2012 8:00 AM EST The Billboard 200: On the chart this week, Taylor Swift's "Red" reigned for a third straight week at No. 1, selling another 196,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The new "Now 44" compilation arrived in the No. 2 ...

  15. Backbeat: Music Unites Launches at LA's House of Rock With Women Music Execs, H.S. Students, BRMC, 30 Fender Strats

    September 25, 2012 7:00 AM EDT Women in Music: From Left: Warner Bros. Records VP of radio promotion Julie Muncy; KIIS LA assistant PD/music director Julie Pilat; WBR artist Helena; ICM music agent, Caroline Yim; What's Trending co-founder/keynote speaker Shira Lazar;, Kin ...

  16. Michael Kiwanuka, Jessie Ware Talk Mercury Prize Noms: 'Pleased, Surprised, Ecstatic'

    September 13, 2012 9:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Plan B, Richard Hawley Favorites for Album of the Year Award British urban artist Plan B and Sheffield-based singer-songwriter Richard Hawley, a onetime member of Britpop band Pulp, lead the betting for this year's Barclaycard Mercury Prize for ...

  17. Jessie Ware, Michael Kiwanuka Talk Mercury Prize Noms; Plan B, Richard Hawley Favorites For Award

    September 12, 2012 4:20 PM EDT British urban artist Plan B and Sheffield-based singer-songwriter Richard Hawley, a onetime member of Britpop band Pulp, lead the betting for this year's Barclaycard Mercury Prize for Album of the Year. Register today for the Billboard Hollyw ...

  18. Florence + the Machine Tops U.K. Chart, Frank Ocean Debuts Big

    July 16, 2012 9:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ocean's 'Channel Orange' Opens at No. 2 on Album Chart, Behind Newton Faulkner Florence + the Machine scored a first-ever U.K. No. 1 single yesterday as "Spectrum (Say My Name)" debuted at the summit. English singer-songwrit ...

  19. Unsigned Artist Context Joins MTV UK's 'Brand New For 2012' List After Musicmetric Partnership

    January 19, 2012 5:05 PM EST The symbiotic relationship between artists and increasingly ubiquitous social media was confirmed last week in the U.K. following a deal between MTV U.K. and Musicmetric, the rapidly growing London-based social media measurement company, which thi ...