1. One Direction Joins Up With 'Anchorman' Co-Stars on 'Saturday Night Live'

    December 08, 2013 1:29 AM EST The boys of One Direction got the chance to test out their acting abilities, appearing alongside the stars of "Anchorman" on "Saturday Night Live" last night (Dec. 7). The band appeared in two sketches in addition to performin ...

  2. Bruno Mars to Perform at MTV European Music Awards

    November 01, 2013 4:56 AM EDT Bruno Mars is the latest popstar to sign up for a live performance at this year's MTV European Music Awards. Mars, currently on the European leg of his worldwide Moonshine Jungle Tour, will drop in at the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam on Nov. 11 to ...

  3. Miley Cyrus To Perform at MTV Europe Music Awards

    October 17, 2013 6:00 AM EDT Parents be warned. Miley Cyrus is returning to the MTV stage – this time in Amsterdam. The pop star will perform at the 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards in the Dutch capital, the broadcaster said today. She’ll join the likes of previously announced ...

  4. SFX's Inaugural US Launch of TomorrowWorld Draws 140K Without Incident

    September 30, 2013 2:57 PM EDT The stakes were high for TomorrowWorld, the three-day EDM festival that took place this weekend (September 27-29) in Chattahoochee Hills, Georgia. And so were the risks ­-- some of them self-imposed. TomorrowWorld is the biggest play so far for ...

  5. Indie Christmas: She & Him, the xx and Grizzly Bear Share Holiday Music

    December 18, 2012 9:41 PM EST 0 0 0 With the holidays in full swing, a number of indie acts are spreading the seasonal cheer. She & Him released an animated video for their take on "Baby, It's Cold Outside," a track from the Merge duo's 2011 holiday set "A ...

  6. They Might Be Giants Q&A: In The Studio With The Nerd-Rock Kings

    November 16, 2012 11:00 AM EST 0 0 0 John Linell and John Flansburgh discuss their follow-up to "Join Us," due out next year. In a studio on the edge of Manhattan's Garment District, John Linell and John Flansburgh are all ears as an onslaught of horns pour out of the sp ...

  7. Mexican Doc 'Hecho en Mexico' to Feature Music By Cafe Tacvba, Alejandro Fernandez, Others

    November 07, 2012 4:15 PM EST "Hecho en México," a documentary that explores the soul, psyche and the current socio-economic state of Mexico with the music of diverse Mexican artists, interviews and intimate footage of the country's lesser-known landscapes, will ...

  8. En Breve: Telivisa's New Launch,

    July 26, 2012 5:40 PM EDT Televisa Launches Production Firm Mexican media giant Televisa is launching Televisa USA, a U.S.-based production company set to create English-language content for American TV. The venture follows in the footsteps of Pantelion Films, launched in ...

  9. Televisa Launches Televisa USA

    July 16, 2012 6:30 PM EDT Mexican media giant Televisa is launching a U.S.-based production company, called called Televisa USA, to create English-language content for American television. The venture follows in the footsteps of Pantelion Films, launched in 2010 by Lionsga ...

  10. Foo Fighters, Arcade Fire to Join Mick Jagger on 'SNL' Finale

    May 11, 2012 12:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Foo Fighters and Arcade Fire are set to perform alongside Mick Jagger when the rock legend hosts the "Saturday Night Live" season 37 finale next week . EW.com first reported that the two bands would join Jagger on the May 19 finale. Th ...

  11. MTV's Van Toffler on How the Beastie Boys Revolutionized Music Videos

    May 09, 2012 12:49 PM EDT Much was said and written about Adam Yauch last week. The Beastie Boys member's death came as a huge shock to fans and even music industry veterans, who've seen more than their share of premature exits in the last 20 years, among them Ku ...

  12. A Look at Adam 'MCA' Yauch's Career in Video and Film, With the Beasties and Beyond

    May 04, 2012 6:50 PM EDT Both with and beyond the Beastie Boys, Adam "MCA" Yauch -- who died Friday (May 4) at the age of 47 -- made a name for himself in the world of documentary filmmaking, music videos and the business side of independent film. Yauch personal ...

  13. Adam 'MCA' Yauch of Beastie Boys Dead at 47

    May 04, 2012 1:06 PM EDT Beastie Boys rapper, musician and video director Adam Yauch, known as MCA in the groundbreaking hip hop trio, died early today (May 4) after a lengthy illness. He was 47. An obituary provided by the group's representatives follows: It is with ...

  14. Mick Jagger Hosting, Performing on 'SNL' Season Finale

    May 03, 2012 1:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has been set to host the May 19 season finale of "Saturday Night Live." Jagger's appearance will mark the rocker's first time leading the late-night NBC comedy show and will be his third time a ...

  15. Will Ferrell Debuts Clueless Music Video for 'Casa de mi Padre'

    March 12, 2012 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Will Ferrell's character in "Casa de mi Padre" may not know much, but he's a mean trumpet player. A music video for the song "Yo No Se" ("I Don't Know") from the upcoming Spanish-language comedy premiered ...

  16. Christina Aguilera Returns to Latin Roots on Soundtrack Song: Listen

    March 07, 2012 10:39 PM EST 0 0 0 Will Ferrell is helping Christina Aguilera get back to her roots. "The Voice" judge has returned to Spanish-language singing with "Casa de Mi Padre," the lead track on the soundtrack to the comedian's telenovela-influenced c ...

  17. SXSW En Espanol: Billboard Latin Showcase To Feature La Vida Boheme, Jotdog, Muchachito Bombo Inferno

    March 02, 2012 12:13 PM EST The line up of international acts performing at the Billboard Latin showcase March 14 at SXSW exemplifies the style-shifting nature of current Latin music. Grammy-nominated art punk rockers La Vida Boheme will be joined by Mexican electro-pop duo ...

  18. Bret McKenzie's 'Man or Muppet' Wins Best Song Oscar

    February 27, 2012 12:03 AM EST The man behind "Man or Muppet" in "The Muppets" now has an Oscar. Flight of the Conchords' Bret McKenzie beat an uncrowded field of two nominees to earn the best original song trophy at the 84th Annual Academy Awards on Su ...

  19. Bret McKenzie's 'Man or Muppet' Wins Best Song Oscar

    February 26, 2012 11:50 PM EST 0 0 0 Ludovic Bource's Music for 'The Artist' Takes Best Original Score The man behind "Man or Muppet" in "The Muppets" now has an Oscar. Bret McKenzie beat an uncrowded field of two nominees to earn the best original so ...

  20. 11 No. 11 Hits for 11-11-11

    November 11, 2011 12:05 AM EST 0 0 0 Peaking at No. 11 on a Billboard chart can be a frustrating fortune for an artist or record label, as a top 10 rank for such a title remains ever-elusive. "No one wants to wind up at No. 2, 6 or 11. But, of those, No. 11 is probably the worst,& ...

  21. Jay-Z and Kanye West's 'Watch the Throne': Track-by-Track Review

    August 08, 2011 1:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 One year after the idea was conceived , Kanye West and Jay-Z deliver one of the year's most anticipated albums, "Watch the Throne," today (August 8). At 12 a.m. EST, hip-hop fans turned to iTunes, instead of a Hulkshare page, to downl ...

  22. Kanye West & Jay-Z Hold 'Watch the Throne' Listening Party at Planetarium

    August 02, 2011 4:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 Last night (August 1), Kanye West and Jay-Z gathered journalists, fans, close friends and family, such as Beyoncé , Kelly Rowland , Solange , Pusha-T , Busta Rhymes , Teyana Taylor , Q-Tip and Jada Pinkett Smith, to sip champagne and listen to the a ...

  23. Justin Bieber, Arcade Fire, LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy Among Webby Award Winners

    June 14, 2011 7:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 Not every honoree stuck to the five-word-speech limit at the 15th annual Webby Awards, held Monday night in New York's Hammerstein Ballroom. Will Ferrell and his Funny or Die co-founders Adam McKay and Chris Henchy went way over the limit, with ...

  24. Justin Bieber, Arcade Fire, LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy Among Webby Award Winners

    June 14, 2011 6:00 AM EDT Not every honoree stuck to the five-word-speech limit at the 15th annual Webby Awards, held Monday night in New York's Hammerstein Ballroom. Will Ferrell and his Funny or Die co-founders Adam McKay and Chris Henchy went way over the limit, wi ...

  25. Justin Bieber, Arcade Fire Win Webby Awards

    May 03, 2011 2:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 J ustin Bieber , Arcade Fire , Snoop Dogg and LL Cool J are among the winners of the 2011 Webby Awards, it was announced Tuesday (May 3). Bieber won the People's Voice best comedy video award, for his takeover of FunnyorDie.com on April Fool� ...

  26. Beastie Boys' Star-Studded 'Make Some Noise' Video Premieres

    April 21, 2011 11:33 AM EDT 0 0 0 B eastie Boys member Adam "MCA" Yauch's long-awaited short film, "Fight For Your Right Revisited," has finally surfaced -- in an abridged form as the group's new video for "Make Some Noise." Serving as an elab ...

  27. 11 Hot 100 No. 11s For '11

    January 25, 2011 4:05 PM EST 0 0 0 After spotlighting 11 No. 11-peaking hits apiece on Billboard's R&B/hip-hop , country and rock charts throughout the first three weeks of 2011, Chart Beat wraps ringing in the new year by celebrating songs that, despite stopping one spot sh ...

  28. Beastie Boys Moving Ahead with 'Hot Sauce,' Yauch Still Battling Cancer

    January 07, 2011 11:45 AM EST 0 0 0 B eastie Boys member Mike D says the veteran rap trio is still on track for a 2011 comeback that includes the release of new album "Hot Sauce Committee Part 2" this spring, after Adam Yauch's cancer battle rendered the group inactive ...

  29. Billboard Bits: Christina's Love Triangle at Home, John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan Dating?

    January 05, 2011 5:10 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Christina Aguilera No Longer Living With Both Ex-Husband, New Boyfriend Life just got a whole less awkward for Christina Aguilera. Recent reports claim that until yesterd ...

  30. Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly Impersonate David Bowie, Bing Crosby

    December 14, 2010 5:02 PM EST 0 0 0 Everyone loves a good remake, especially of Christmas classics. Funny guys Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly have delivered a holiday re-do that will put you in stitches, proving that comedic genius can happen when you don't change a thing. Video ...

  31. Billboard Bits: Beastie Boys Make 'Fight' Film, Warped Tour Bands Announced

    December 08, 2010 6:29 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Beastie Boys Making Short Film With Will Ferrell, Jack Black, Elijah Wood Adam "MCA" Yauch of the Beastie Boys , who continues to battle cancer, will write and ...

  32. POTW: Lil Wayne, Lady Gaga, Kanye West, Justin Bieber

    November 05, 2010 3:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 Lil Wayne celebrated his first full day of freedom courtside at New Orleans Arena, Lady Gaga tapped her inner David Bowie , Kanye West stole a page from Rihanna 's book and went floral, Justin Bieber played hand games with Will Ferrell, Willow ...

  33. Will Ferrell, Manny Pacquiao Cover John Lennon's 'Imagine'

    November 02, 2010 3:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Comedian Will Ferrell and Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao celebrated John Lennon 's legacy by singing "Imagine" on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" last night (Nov. 1). Video: Will Ferrell and Manny Pacquiao Sing "Imagine" on &q ...

  34. Kanye West Bares All on Twitter: 'I Wrote a Song for Taylor Swift'

    September 04, 2010 1:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 There's never a dull moment to be found on Kanye West's Twitter feed , and the rapper/producer proved it once again early Saturday morning (Sept. 4). After delivering on his "G.O.O.D. Friday" promise for another week with a new t ...

  35. Ted Leo Calls 'Bottled in Cork' Video a 'Cool Experiment'

    August 27, 2010 4:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 T ed Leo and the Pharmacists ' music video for "Bottled in Cork" chronicles the band's hilarious quest to launch an "American Idiot"-esque stage production based on its indie-leaning guitar rock. The band engages in rid ...

  36. Ted Leo And The Pharmacists Hit The Theater For New Clip

    August 23, 2010 5:08 PM EDT 0 0 0 The new video for Ted Leo and the Pharmacists' song "Bottled In Cork," released today (Aug. 23) on Will Ferrell's Funnyordie.com site, starts off with a band meeting about what color their T-shirts should be... until a sharply-dr ...

  37. Jewel Does Karaoke in Disguise for Funny Or Die

    July 13, 2010 8:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 On a recent Monday night at a Los Angeles karaoke bar, a meek-looking woman in a business suit and glasses was coaxed on stage by her co-workers. While the boozy crowd readied itself for four minutes of awkward singing, the woman - "Karen" ...

  38. 'Twilight,' Katy Perry and Christina Aguilera Shine at MTV Movie Awards

    June 07, 2010 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The hunks from "Twilight." A girl-on-girl kiss. Katy Perry and Christina Aguilera in skimpy costumes. The MTV Movie Awards were all they could be Sunday. Photos: MTV Movie Awards Red Carpet The irreverent pop-culture celebration, which hon ...

  39. Conan O'Brien Plays Guitar, Recruits Neil Young & Will Ferrell For Last 'Tonight Show'

    January 23, 2010 6:27 PM EST 0 0 0 Conan O'Brien ended his short-lived gig as host of NBC's "Tonight Show" on Friday night (Jan. 22), and the comedian went out with a star-studded episode that featured two memorable musical numbers. First, O'Brien brought out ...

  40. Chart Beat Thursday: Happy (Early) Holidays

    October 22, 2009 6:49 PM EDT 0 0 0 IT'S BEGINNING TO LOOK A LOT LIKE ...: More than a week before Halloween, and five weeks before Thanksgiving, the Billboard 200 is being decorated with a sleighful of yuletide albums. Five new holiday sets enter the Billboard 200, led by Bob Dy ...

  41. Pearl Jam To Kick Off Conan's 'Tonight Show'

    May 18, 2009 3:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 Will Ferrell and Pearl Jam will be part of Conan O'Brien's first "Tonight Show." Ferrell joined O'Brien in February for his final "Late Night" show in New York. Now the actor-comedian will help O'Brien kick of ...

  42. Lil Wayne Producer Draws Inspiration From Beastie Boys For Rock Record

    May 11, 2009 4:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 After working on the production for "Hello Brooklyn 2.0" for Jay-Z and "Down" for Chris Brown, producer Drew Money has added another notch to his belt, this time producing "Fix My Hat," the fourth track to leak off Lil ...

  43. This Day in Music

    April 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Gnarls Barkley's "Crazy" makes history by becoming the U.K.'s first-ever No. 1 single to top the chart solely on download sales. 2006 - Gnarls Barkley's "Crazy" makes history by becoming the U.K.'s firs ...

  44. Ferrell's 'Sexy' Hits The Web

    February 01, 2008 12:00 AM EST New Line Cinema has put "Love Me Sexy," a single from Will Ferrell's upcoming movie "Semi-Pro," for sale online a month before the movie premieres and the soundtrack drops. Available on iTunes, "Love Me Sexy" fea ...

  45. Ferrell Goes Back To School For Stand-Up Tour

    December 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In the weeks leading up to the debut of his new comedy film "SEMI-PRO," Will Ferrell will perform stand-up at seven U.S. college campuses, beginning Feb. 4 at Kansas State University's Bramlage Colise In the weeks leading up to the de ...

  46. Ferrell Lines Up U.S. College Comedy Tour

    December 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST In the weeks leading up to the debut of his new comedy film "Semi-Pro," Will Ferrell will perform stand-up at seven U.S. college campuses, beginning Feb. 4 at Kansas State University's Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan, Kan. Along with ...

  47. Broadway Veteran Robert Goulet Dies

    October 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Robert Goulet, the handsome, big-voiced baritone whose Broadway debut in "Camelot" launched an award-winning stage and recording career, has died. Robert Goulet, the handsome, big-voiced baritone whose Broadway debut in "Camelot" ...

  48. Live Earth Gets A Hand From Hollywood

    June 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With music stars set to trumpet the message of eco awareness at the worldwide July 7 Live Earth concerts, organizers now have enlisted the help of Hollywood with the launch of a series of green public service announcements starring celebrities lik ...

  49. Music On TV: June 11-17

    June 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on TV listings for June 11-17, 2007. MONDAY, June 11 "Today," NBC Featured Artist(s): Sam Moore (also featured: Jessica McClure). "The View," ABC Featured Artist(s): Rihanna (also featured: Kim Coles; Seth Green). "Tav ...

  50. 22OnTV

    May 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on TV listings for May 28-June 3, 2007. MONDAY, May 28 "Today," NBC Featured artist(s): Maroon 5. "The View," ABC Featured artist(s): Avril Lavigne. "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured artist(s): Nelly ...

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