Welcome to the Thursday, December 13 edition of “The Beat,” Billboard.com’s daily music news show, featuring host Jonathan Brooks running down the latest music news — who’s making headlines and who’s topping the charts.
In today’s episode, J.B. has the headlines about the stars who made it into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame class of 2013, Swedish House Mafia’s charity show and more. Plus he runs through the week’s top albums — with Taylor Swift crowning the Billboard 200 — and singles — with Bruno Mars at No. 1 on the Hot 100. Tune in below!
Be sure to come back to Billboard.com each weekday afternoon to watch a fresh episode of “The Beat.”