1. Ask Billboard: With Nico & Vinz, Norway Continues U.S. Chart Invasion

    June 24, 2014 11:05 AM EDT The duo's 'Am I Wrong' continues an unprecedented run of U.S. success for Norwegian musical exports. Plus, an Imagine Dragons feat, Linkin Park sales and remembering Casey Kasem As always, submit your questions about Billboard chart ...

  2. Conor Maynard Brushes Off Bieber Comparison as U.S. Debut Arrives

    January 08, 2013 10:15 AM EST 0 0 0 In 2006, British singer Conor Maynard began uploading cover videos to his YouTube channel. The musician, who hails from Brighton, offered soulful versions of everything from Kings of Leon's "Use Somebody" to Rihanna's "Only ...

  3. Owl City Embraces Collaborations for 'Midsummer Station' Album

    August 17, 2012 5:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Owl City's third album, "All Things Bright and Beautiful," arrived in June 2011 on Universal Republic and debuted at No. 6 on the Billboard 200. It sounds swell, but overall sales (143,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan) ...

  4. 40 Under 40: Jay Brown

    August 02, 2012 2:36 PM EDT Jay Brown President, Roc Nation Website: RocNation.com Twitter: @RocNation Successful But Hungry Four years after he helped Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter launch his Roc Nation imprint, president Jay Brown, 38, is still hungry for success. Alongsi ...

  5. Mary J. Blige to Release 'My Life II' Album in September

    April 04, 2011 1:22 PM EDT 0 0 0 Seventeen years after issuing sophomore album "My Life," Mary J. Blige will offer a sequel to her breakthrough disc this fall. "My Life II, The Journey Continues," the R&B star's tenth studio album, will be released Sept ...

  6. Dance Hit Heralds Michelle Williams Album

    September 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Originally due last month, former Destiny's Child member Michelle Williams' third solo album, "Unexpected," will arrive Oct. 7 via Music World Music/Columbia. Originally due last month, former Destiny's Child member Michelle ...

  7. Best Bets: 2008 Album Preview (Continued)

    February 20, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Our coverage of twenty of 2008's most highly-anticipated albums continues with sets due in March through the end of the year. Our coverage of twenty of 2008's most highly-anticipated albums continues with sets due in March through the end ...

  8. Richie Rolls With Young Producers

    June 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lionel Richie has recruited a slew of guests for his his new album, "Coming Home," due Sept. 12 via Island. Lionel Richie has recruited a slew of guests for his his new album, "Coming Home," due Sept. 12 via Island. Jermaine Dupr ...