Shirley Halperin

Shirley Halperin is the news director of Billboard and the music editor of The Hollywood Reporter.

Jefferson Airplane photographed in San Francisco, Calif. on March 8, 1968.

Jefferson Airplane Joins Jampol Artist Management Roster: Exclusive

Iconic sixties group Jefferson Airplane and its offshoot, Jefferson Starship, has signed a worldwide deal with Jampol Artist Management (JAM, Inc.), the legacy management firm that counts The Doors, Janis Joplin, Ramones, Otis Redding and Muddy Waters, among others, on its roster.
George Michael 2016

George Michael Dies at 53

Singer George Michael has died, Billboard has confirmed. The cause of death was heart failure.