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Billboard’s 2023 Print Calendar

A schedule of publication dates for the year and the corresponding themes for each issue.

As Billboard publishes its 135th volume throughout 2023, stay in the know on the magazine’s print schedule for the year, along with each issue’s corresponding theme. This is an updating post, so be sure to check back for any changes.

Issue Date: Feb. 4, 2023
Theme: The Billboard Power 100

Issue Date: Feb. 25, 2023
Theme: Women in Music

Issue Date: March 11, 2023
Theme: SXSW

Issue Date: April 1, 2023
Theme: Touring
*This issue will include Top Music Lawyers

Issue Date: April 22, 2023
Theme: K-Pop
*This issue will include International Power Players


Issue Date: May 13, 2023
Theme: 40 Under 40

Issue Date: June 3, 2023
Theme: Country Power Players

Issue Date: June 10, 2023
Theme: Pride
*This issue will include Indie Power Players

Issue Date: July 15, 2023
Theme: Publicity

Issue Date: Aug. 5, 2023
Theme: R&B/Hip-Hop Power Players

Issue Date: Aug. 26, 2023
Theme: Tech/Fall Music Preview

Issue Date: Sept. 16, 2023
Theme: Latin Music Week

Issue Date: Oct. 7, 2023 (Double Issue)
Theme: Grammy Preview
*This issue will include Top Music Business Schools

Issue Date: Oct. 28, 2023
Theme: Producers/Managers
*This issue will include Top Music Business Managers

Issue Date: Nov. 18, 2023
Theme: Gaming

Issue Date: Dec. 9, 2023
Theme: No. 1’s and Year In Music

Issue Date: Dec. 16, 2023
Theme: Grammy Voter Guide