1. Fox News Anchor Bret Baier's Donald Trump Inauguration Playlist Includes Johnny Cash's 'The Wall'

    January 17, 2017 6:09 PM EST 0 0 0 For the week leading up to the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump,  Billboard  asked the hosts and anchors of some of cable news' most-watched shows to put together inauguration playlists -- their personal soundtracks for the Jan. 20 ...

  2. Ed Sheeran Creates Chart History Down Under

    January 16, 2017 12:52 AM EST 0 0 0 Ed Sheeran has made history Down Under by becoming the first artist to have simultaneous debuts at No. 1 and No. 2 on the ARIA Singles Chart , while three soundtracks manage a feat never seen before on the national albums chart.  Sheeran sets a new ...

  3. Watch Sean Paul Get Reflective With Dua Lipa in 'No Lie' Video | Billboard News

    Watch Sean Paul Get Reflective With Dua Lipa in 'No Lie' Video | Billboard News

    January 10, 2017 1:13 PM EST 0 0 0 Sean Paul has released a music video for the song "No Lie" featuring Dua Lipa. The catchy track will appear on the Jamaican dancehall singer's forthcoming seventh studio album. music , No Lie , billboard news , Atlantic Records , Bill ...

  4. Watch Sean Paul Get Reflective With Dua Lipa in 'No Lie' Video: Exclusive

    January 10, 2017 9:00 AM EST 0 0 0 For those hoping 2017 could be the year “it's lit” would finally die,  Dua Lipa  may have just crushed your dreams. She just had to sing the slang in her chorus for Sean Paul 's totally replay-able new R&B-tinged party jam “No Lie,” an ...

  5. Clean Bandit Seizes the U.K.'s Christmas No. 1

    December 23, 2016 1:36 PM EST 0 0 0 The U.K. coveted Christmas No. 1 single belongs to Clean Bandit , who remain steady at the summit for a seventh week with “Rockabye” (Atlantic/Warner), featuring Sean Paul and Anne-Marie . There's no change atop the festive album chart either, ...

  6. John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John's 'Friends For Christmas' Rises to No. 1 Down Under

    December 18, 2016 11:47 PM EST 0 0 4 It’s taken five weeks to get there, but John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John’s Friends For Christmas (Sony Music) has finally reached No. 1 in Australia.  Friends For Christmas is now platinum certified (70,000 units) after debuting at No. 3 in Novem ...

  7. Michael Ball and Alfie Boe 'Together' at No. 1 on U.K. Album Chart

    December 17, 2016 12:35 PM EST 0 0 0 In the last sales charts before the race for the prestigious Christmas No. 1 slots, Michael Ball and Alfie Boe's Together (Decca/Universal) completes its climb to the top of the album bestsellers. Clean Bandit 's “Rockabye” (Atlantic/Warne ...

  8. The Rolling Stones Bow at No. 1 in Australia with 'Blue & Lonesome'

    December 12, 2016 1:46 AM EST 0 0 0 The Rolling Stones blast to a seventh No. 1 Down Under with Blue & Lonesome (Polydor/Universal).  The veteran British band’s first studio album in more than a decade opens at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart . Blue & Lonesome is their first ...

  9. The Weeknd's 'Starboy' Shines on Australia's Albums Chart

    December 05, 2016 3:47 AM EST 0 0 0 The Weeknd’s Starboy (Republic/Universal) rockets to No. 1 on Australia’s albums survey while Clean Bandit snatches the week’s best-selling single with “Rockabye” (EastWest/Warner). Starboy debuts at No. 1 on the ARIA Albums Chart , giving the Canad ...

  10. Kate Bush On Track for First U.K No. 1 Album In Almost 30 Years

    November 29, 2016 3:57 AM EST 0 0 0 Kate Bush is running up the hill that is the U.K. albums chart for what could be her first No. 1 in nearly 30 years. The English singer’s Before The Dawn (Noble & Brite), a live collection featuring recordings from her 2014 Eventim Apollo London ...

  11. Metallica Blasts to No. 1 on Australia's Albums Chart With 'Hardwired'

    November 28, 2016 6:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Metallica’s Hardwired…To Self-Destruct (Virgin/EMI) has exploded out the blocks to debut at No. 1 on the ARIA Albums Chart .  Hardwired is the American hard rock veterans’ sixth No. 1 on Australia’s chart and the first since Death Magnetic reached t ...

  12. Robbie Williams Swinging Toward a 12th U.K. No. 1 Album

    November 08, 2016 5:59 AM EST 0 0 0 Robbie Williams is Britain’s man of the moment. The pop star was honored on Monday (Nov. 7) with the BRITs Icon Award, joining Elton John and the late David Bowie as the only recipients of the BRIT Awards’ highest accolade. And come Friday, he could ...

  13. Sia No. 1 on Hot 100, The Chainsmokers & Halsey Debut in Top 10

    August 08, 2016 2:33 PM EDT 12.596 k 0 4 Sia's "Cheap Thrills," featuring Sean Paul, reigns for a third week and is now the most-heard song on U.S. radio, while The Chainsmokers' new single "Closer," featuring Halsey, launches at No. 9. Sia crowns the B ...

  14. Drake Co-Signed Soca Star Machel Montano Talks Making a Global Impact and Heading to the Big Screen

    August 01, 2016 4:59 PM EDT 11.8 k 0 10 Whether joining Rihanna  to perform “Bitch Better Have My Money” in her native Barbados or appearing in Nicki Minaj ’s Trinidad-set “Pound the Alarm” video, Machel Montano is the go-to for providing island-ready assists to pop stars. Though hi ...

  15. OVO Festival 2016 Opens With Soca King Machel Montano, Sean Paul & More in Toronto

    July 31, 2016 2:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 To celebrate the seventh edition of Drake ’s annual OVO hip-hop festival, organizers added a Caribbean music concert featuring soca and dancehall artists to launch the series Saturday (July 30) at Toronto’s Echo Beach.   The move made sense for a fe ...

  16. Age Ain't Nothin' But a Number: Sia & Other Artists Who Topped the Hot 100 After 40

    July 28, 2016 5:50 PM EDT 3.301 k 0 7 As Sia ’s “Cheap Thrills” becomes her first Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 as an artist, the singer-songwriter also completes the rare feat of earning her first No. 1 after her 40th birthday. Sia's 'Cheap Thrills' Hits No. 1 on the Bil ...

  17. Diplo & Sia Explore Heartbreak On 'Waving Goodbye'

    June 27, 2016 12:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 Sia vaulted back into the top ten on the Hot 100 last week, as "Cheap Thrills" jumped from No. 13 to No. 8. Sean Paul appears on the single – though not on the album version that arrived in January – and this aided the song's progress ...

  18. Pop Shop Podcast: MAGIC!'s Nasri Talks New Album, Plus Chart Chat About The Lumineers, Rihanna & Kanye West

    April 19, 2016 10:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Welcome to the latest episode of the Billboard.com Pop Shop Podcast , Billboard's weekly audio breakdown of the Billboard charts, hottest music news and year's biggest musical events. Casual pop fans and chart junkies can hear Billboard co ...

  19. PJ Harvey On Target for U.K Albums Chart Crown, Drake Leading Singles Chart Race

    April 19, 2016 2:42 AM EDT 0 0 0 PJ Harvey is on the verge of being crowned queen of the U.K. albums chart for the first time, while Drake’s "One Dance" (Cash Money/Republic) is shuffling toward a second week atop the singles chart.  Harvey’s latest and ninth studio album ...

  20. Borgeous Premieres 'Ride It' With Sean Paul, Details Debut Album: Exclusive

    April 13, 2016 8:27 AM EDT 0 0 0 In 2013, Borgeous perked up ears when “Tsunami,” his collaboration with DVBBS , stormed the festivals and the Beatport charts. A year later, he found success again with another track named after natural forces, as “Wildfire” pounded into Billboard’s ...

  21. Sean Paul Premieres Uplifting 'Never Give Up' Video: Exclusive

    December 24, 2015 11:00 AM EST Sean Paul brings positive vibes to his "Never Give Up" video, premiering on  Billboard today .  The Steven “Streets” Bernard-directed production is shot  in Sean’s birthplace of Kingston, Jamai ca. “My music has always been about partyi ...

  22. Drake's 'Hotline Bling' Choreographer Breaks Down Her Best Legwork -- from Beyoncé to Rihanna

    November 04, 2015 1:20 PM EST 0 0 0 Drake released his video "Hotline Bling" on Oct. 19, and his goofy, dad-like dance moves were instantly flipped into countless memes. But when the clip's choreographer, Tanisha Scott, swiveled onto the screen to grind seductively with ...

  23. VP Records Co-Founder Pat Chin to Receive Libera Awards' Lifetime Achievement Award

    April 01, 2015 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A2IM's Libera Awards, which celebrates the year's most successful and influential indie labels, artists, and other members of the music industry, has announced that VP Records co-founder Pat Chin will receive its coveted Lifetime Achieveme ...

  24. Damian Marley's Welcome to Jamrock Cruise Doubles Up for 2015, Announces Lineup

    March 19, 2015 11:45 AM EDT The success of Damian Marley's inaugural voyage leads to back-to-back cruises in 2015. Among his many roles as host and co-producer of the 2014's inaugural Welcome to Jamrock Reggae Cruise (Oct. 20-25), Damian Marley warmly greeted pass ...

  25. Sean Paul: The 2015 GRAMMYs Red Carpet

    Sean Paul: The 2015 GRAMMYs Red Carpet

    February 08, 2015 11:56 PM EST 0 0 0 Sean Paul: The 2015 GRAMMYs Red Carpet music , Grammys , interview , 2015 , red carpet , Billboard , Sean Paul , Q&A , arrivals , Awards Videos Sean Paul ...

  26. Ask Billboard: How Has Enrique Iglesias' 'Bailando' Become Such A Big Hit?

    July 27, 2014 8:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 In the latest mailbag: Industry execs analyze the song's barrier-breaking explosion. Plus, magic chart moves, Hilary Duff's best sellers & Tom Petty favorites As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, as well as general ...

  27. Sean Paul Reflects on His Musical Heroes, New Album at Billboard Latin Music Awards: Watch

    April 26, 2014 11:37 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fresh off his Billboard Latin Music Awards opening performance with Wisin of their song “Baby Danger,” Jamaican dancehall and reggae superstar Sean Paul joined us backstage to discuss everything from his latest album, “Full Frequency,” to his musica ...

  28. Sean Paul: 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards Backstage Interview

    Sean Paul: 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards Backstage Interview

    April 25, 2014 2:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 Sean Paul chats backstage at the 2014 Billboard Latin Music Awards Backstage , Billboard Latin Music Awards , Sean Paul , Sean Paul Latin Music Awards Latin Music Awards Sean Paul ...

  29. Tessanne Chin's ‘Voice’ Triumph: Jamaica’s Music Industry Reacts

    January 03, 2014 11:23 AM EST Jamaican songstress Tessanne Chin’s stratospheric ascent from relative obscurity, even in her birthplace, to international fame via her Dec. 17 triumph on NBC’s singing competition "The Voice" is undoubtedly the island’s biggest music st ...

  30. Richard & Adam's 'Impossible Dream' Is UK's Longest Running No. 1 Album of 2013; Ellie Goulding Has Top Single

    August 26, 2013 10:30 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 “B ...

  31. 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 ...

  32. Sean Paul, Victoria Justice Rock Zumba Fitness Concert in Orlando

    August 16, 2013 12:55 PM EDT More than 8,000 Zumba instructors and enthusiasts rocked -- or rather, did their Zumba moves -- to live performances by Sean Paul, Victoria Justice, Brazilian Claudia Leitte, and a slew of up and comers during the annual Zumba Fitness Concert held ...

  33. Sean Paul, 'Other Side Of Love': Exclusive Song Premiere

    June 07, 2013 12:12 PM EDT A year after the release of "Tomahawk Technique," Sean Paul returns with his first single, "Other Side Of Love," off his upcoming sixth studio album. The Benny Blanco and the Cataracs produced track, premiered exclusively h ...

  34. Justin Timberlake's '20/20' Dethrones David Bowie On UK Albums Chart

    March 25, 2013 8:04 AM EDT Justin Timberlake’s three-week reign on the U.K. singles chart with “Mirrors” (RCA/Sony Music Entertainment) may be over, but now he’s the king of the album market, after “The 20/20 Experience” debuted at No. 1 yesterday (Sunday) as the fastest-se ...

  35. SEAN PAUL: 2013 Grammys Red Carpet

    SEAN PAUL: 2013 Grammys Red Carpet

    February 11, 2013 9:57 AM EST 1 0 0 SEAN PAUL: 2013 Grammys Red Carpet Grammys 2014 Grammys 2014 Sean Paul ...

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  37. Bruno Mars Marks a Chart First With Hot 100 Leader 'Heaven'

    December 27, 2012 12:00 PM EST Bruno Mars remains atop the Billboard Hot 100, as "Locked Out of Heaven" spends a third week at No. 1. The song also crowns the Radio Songs chart for the first time. As it continues to lead Digital and On-Demand Songs, "Locked" ...

  38. Bruno Mars Marks a Chart First With Hot 100 Leader 'Heaven'

    December 27, 2012 11:15 AM EST 0 0 0 "Heaven" is first track to top the Hot 100, Radio, Digital and On-Demand Songs charts simultaneously Bruno Mars remains atop the Billboard Hot 100 , as "Locked Out of Heaven" spends a third week at No. 1. The song also crowns the ...

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  40. The Saturdays Tease Sean Paul Single, E! Reality Show

    October 29, 2012 5:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 After telling Billboard exclusively in September of their U.S. album and reality show plans, The Saturdays took to Ryan Seacrest this afternoon to officially tease their upcoming single and E! reality show. The Sats will debut stateside with a new s ...

  41. Can Sean Paul Find 'Dutty Rock' Success Once Again?

    October 19, 2012 9:30 AM EDT Get(ing) Busy: Sean Paul has just released Tomahawk Technique on VP/Atlantic records. For his fifth album "Tomahawk Technique" (VP/Atlantic) released last month, Grammy award winner Sean Paul recruited a cadre of international hit-making ...

  42. Sean Paul Talks 'Tomahawk Technique' Album, Touring & Kelly Rowland Single

    October 17, 2012 1:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 Shortly after the release of his fifth studio album "Tomahawk Technique" (Sept. 18), Sean Paul hit the stadiums to connect with fans. "Touring helps to get people aware you're back in the building," Sean Paul told Billboard. ...

  43. Sean Paul | Billboard

    Sean Paul | Billboard

    October 17, 2012 1:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 Sean Paul Talks 'Tomahawk Technique' Album, Touring & Kelly Rowland Single. Videos Tomahawk Technique Rowland Single Kelly Rowland Sean Paul Brightcove ...

  44. The Saturdays Ink U.S. Album Deal, Plot Reality Show

    September 19, 2012 2:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 British Pop Group to Release Single in Early 2013; Working With Diane Warren & Rodney 'Darkchild' Jerkins on Full Length Last week one of England's top girl groups, The Saturdays , walked the red carpet at the MTV VMAs, performed ...

  45. Exclusive: Sean Paul Sets 'Tomahawk Technique' U.S. Release Date

    August 13, 2012 1:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 'It is, in certain terms, like a rebirth,' the dancehall star says of the new disc. "Tomahawk Technique," Sean Paul 's fifth studio album, is finally hitting U.S. stores on Sept. 18 through VP/Atlantic, the Jamaican dancehal ...

  46. K-pop Stars 2NE1, Girls Generation, 2PM Shine at MTV Japan's VMAs

    June 29, 2012 3:27 PM EDT NE! at the MTV Video Music Awards won Best New Artist video award. K-pop stars had a huge presence at MTV Video Music Awards Japan with 2NE1 (YG Entertainment), Girls Generation (SM Entertainment) and 2PM (JYP Entertainment) all picking up awards ...

  47. Marianas Trench Leads Drake, Justin Bieber With Seven Noms in Canada's MuchMusic Video Awards

    May 15, 2012 7:00 PM EDT Pop band Marianas Trench has emerged with seven nominations for the 2012 MuchMusic Video Awards, topping other nominees such as Drake, Justin Bieber, Nickelback and Simple Plan. The annual awards will be broadcast live June 17 at MuchMusic, housed ...

  48. Nicki Minaj's 'Roman Reloaded' Tops U.K. Chart

    April 09, 2012 10:32 AM EDT Former "Canadian Idol" contestant Carly Rae Jepsen scored the second-highest first-week sales of the U.K. singles chart year as her current Billboard Hot 100 top tenner "Call Me Maybe" raced to No. 1. Nicki Minaj also notched h ...

  49. Nicki Minaj's 'Roman' Conquers U.K. Chart

    April 09, 2012 9:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 On Singles Chart, Carly Rae Jepsen's 'Call Me Maybe' Rises to No. 1 Former "Canadian Idol" contestant Carly Rae Jepsen scored the second-highest first-week sales of the U.K. singles chart year as her current Billboard Hot 10 ...

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