1. All About That Baste: Recipe for a Thanksgiving Soundtrack

    November 22, 2017 12:06 PM EST Never mind the meal. What's on the musical menu for Thanksgiving? Billboard has all the ingredients for a satisfying Turkey Day soundtrack. We trust that, at this point, you've planned the details of cooking your Thanksgiving dinner. ...

  2. Greta Gerwig Wrote a Heartfelt Letter To Ask Justin Timberlake To Use His Song in 'Lady Bird'

    November 21, 2017 11:34 AM EST 0 0 0 The actress also penned requests to Alanis Morissette and Dave Matthews for her directorial debut. In Greta Gerwig’s directorial debut and indie hit Lady Bird , the soundtrack plays a big role in showing protagonist Lady Bird’s turbulent adolescent ...

  3. Chart Beat Podcast: Counting Down the Hot 100's Top 40 – Hey, 'Macarena'! – This Week in 1996

    August 03, 2017 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Before "Despacito," "Macarena" ruled. Gary and Trevor time-travel back 21 years and chat with Jammin Johnny Caride, one of the Bayside Boys who remixed Los Del Rio's smash. Welcome to the Billboard Chart Beat Podcast , where ...

  4. This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 1997, Meredith Brooks' 'Bitch' Ruled the Pop Songs Chart

    July 17, 2017 8:05 AM EDT years ago, her breakthrough smash was No. 1 on top 40 radio. Plus, remembering feats by Miley Cyrus, Alanis Morissette & Richard Marx. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart histor ...

  5. A Way-Too-Early Look at 2018's Tony Awards Contenders

    June 09, 2017 4:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 A slew of new musicals from Broadway and beyond could be vying for the big prize at next year’s Tonys. The Band's Visit This alluringly quiet musical -- based on the 2008 film about a band of Egyptian musicians who get stranded in a remote Isra ...

  6. Idina Menzel to Lead Reading of Alanis Morissette's 'Jagged Little Pill' Musical

    June 05, 2017 11:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 Idina Menzel is taking on Jagged Little Pill . The Tony-winning actress will lead an upcoming reading of the new stage musical built around Alanis Morissette’s iconic 1995 album, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Though participating in the Acto ...

  7. Alanis Morissette's 'Jagged Little Pill' Musical Gets 2018 Debut

    May 30, 2017 10:47 AM EDT 0 0 0 Directed by Diane Paulus, the show features a book by Diablo Cody, revolving around a modern and multi-generational family and touches on issues of gender identity and race. You oughta know -- a stage musical featuring  Alanis Morissette ’s Jagged L ...

  8. Alanis Morissette's Ex-Business Manager Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison

    May 03, 2017 10:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jonathan Schwatz plead guilty to embezzling millions from the singer. The former business manager who admitted to embezzling millions from Alanis Morissette and other clients will spend six years behind bars, a California federal judge has ruled. Jo ...

  9. Alanis Morissette Ex-Manager Facing Prison for $7M Theft

    May 03, 2017 8:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 A business manager who stole more than $7 million from Alanis Morissette and others is expected to face the music and the singer at his sentencing Wednesday in federal court. Jonathan Todd Schwartz could spend more than five years in prison for wire ...

  10. Alanis Morissette Responds to Ex-Business Manager's Apology

    April 11, 2017 12:45 PM EDT Alanis Morissette 's ex-business manager is apologizing to his community after pleading guilty to charges relating to embezzling millions from his clients.  Jonathan Schwartz  penned an open letter  for  The Hollywood Reporter , which tells p ...

  11. Alanis Morissette Responds to Ex-Business Manager's Apology

    April 11, 2017 12:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jonathan Schwartz penned a letter of apology to his community and clients like Morissette after pleading guilty to charges arising from embezzlement. Alanis Morissette 's ex-business manager is apologizing to his community after pleading guilty ...

  12. Hollywood Business Manager: I Stole From Alanis Morissette and Other Clients and I'm Sorry (Guest Column)

    April 11, 2017 9:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jonathan Schwartz, who pleaded guilty Jan. 18 to embezzling from clients including Alanis Morissette, pens an essay of contrition and caution for THR. Former  Power Business Manager  Jonathan Schwartz is due to be sentenced May 3, after pleading gui ...

  13. Alanis Morissette Manager Admits to Stealing Nearly $5M From Singer

    January 18, 2017 6:14 PM EST 0 0 4 The former business manager for Alanis Morissette admitted embezzling more than $7 million from the singer and other celebrities and agreed to plead guilty to federal charges, prosecutors said Wednesday. Jonathan Todd Schwartz, 48, of Los Angeles, w ...

  14. Daya on Her Inspirations: Amy Winehouse, Alanis Morissette & Dido | American Music Awards 2016

    Daya on Her Inspirations: Amy Winehouse, Alanis Morissette & Dido | American Music Awards 2016

    November 21, 2016 12:45 PM EST 0 0 0 Daya talks about her first upcoming tour and the different artists who influenced her individualistic approach to songwriting. music , dont let me down , television , Women in Music , amy winehouse , 2016 , Billboard , sit still look prety , News , ...

  15. Everything We Know About 'The Hamilton Mixtape'

    November 03, 2016 1:10 PM EDT 8 0 0 Back in May 2009, a year after his first hit show In the Heights won the Tony for Best Musical, Lin-Manuel Miranda was invited to perform at the White House Evening of Poetry . Lin got on-stage and started a rap from a project he was working on call ...

  16. Judith Light Really Hopes Alanis Morissette Likes Her 'Hand in My Pocket' Cover in 'Transparent' Finale

    September 28, 2016 5:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Hours before opening night of her one-woman performance in Neil LaBute's  All the Ways to Say I Love You , Judith Light jumped on the phone with  Billboard  to talk about her scene-stealing performance of Alanis Morissette 's "Hand in ...

  17. Albums With the Most Weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 Chart in the Last 25 Years -- From Drake's 'Views' to Adele's '21'

    August 03, 2016 5:34 PM EDT 0 0 0 Drake’s Views is already a massively successful album on the Billboard 200 chart, having notched a 12 th week atop the list . But the album is also part of an exclusive club of just nine titles that have spent a dozen or more weeks at No. 1 in the l ...

  18. Fiona Apple's 'Tidal' Turns 20: Celebrating Her Masterful Debut Album

    July 23, 2016 10:04 AM EDT 0 0 0 The summer of 1996 was a peculiar one for Fiona Apple . A new Epic Records signee, the 18-year-old made a sharp and unintentional shift from an exceptionally angst-ridden adolescence into the world of celebrity. Much applauded and misunderstood, App ...

  19. Cocoa-Sniffing, Moon Dust Smoothies and More Weird Music-Star Health Trends

    July 21, 2016 5:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Moon Dust The trend: Added to smoothies and coffee, the plant-based formulas offered in Amanda Chantal Bacon's jarred concoctions (prices range from $55 to $65) promise to help increase the consumer's sexual energy and brain power even wit ...

  20. This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 1995, We Got to 'Know' Alanis Morissette

    July 18, 2016 8:05 AM EDT "You Oughta Know" became Morissette's first No. 1. Plus, remembering feats by Miley Cyrus, Billy Joel & UB40. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart history. July 18, ...

  21. Alanis Morissette Shares Amazing Naked Underwater Pregnancy Photo

    June 29, 2016 8:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 Alanis Morissette shared an amazing photo to Instagram on Tuesday, documenting her pregnancy while submerged in a pool floating weightlessly.  Alanis Morissette Claims Ex-Business Manager Stole $4.7M Morissette is is expecting her second child with ...

  22. Alanis Morissette Claims Ex-Business Manager Stole $4.7M

    May 18, 2016 2:31 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alanis Morissette was robbed of at least $4.7 million by her former business manager, according to a complaint filed Tuesday in Los Angeles County Superior Court.  The singer is suing Jonathan Schwartz and GSO Business Management for breach of fiduc ...

  23. Alanis Morissette Named Advice Columnist for 'The Guardian'

    January 10, 2016 2:32 PM EST 0 0 0 Move over, Dear Abby. Here comes Alanis Morissette . The Canadian singer revealed on her website Saturday (Jan. 9) that she’ll be writing an advice column for the Guardian Weekend magazine. Her first contribution will appear Jan. 16. Alanis Morisset ...

  24. Alanis Morissette on AMA Duet With 'Huge-Voiced Goddess' Demi Lovato & New 'Sisterhood' of Artists

    November 23, 2015 9:47 PM EST 0 0 0 "The new generation, if they in any way, shape or form reach out to me, it's just so lovely to offer them a safe place to land." One of the most talked-about moments of the 2015 American Music Awards was all about a song that came out ...

  25. Alanis Morissette & Demi Lovato Duet on ‘You Oughta Know’ at the 2015 American Music Awards

    Alanis Morissette & Demi Lovato Duet on ‘You Oughta Know’ at the 2015 American Music Awards

    November 22, 2015 10:30 PM EST 0 0 0 The singer performs her 1995 hit with the pop star at the 2015 AMAs. Videos Alanis Morissette Demi Lovato Brightcove ...

  26. Alanis Morissette to Perform With Demi Lovato at the AMAs

    November 19, 2015 7:52 PM EST Alanis Morissette and Demi Lovato will perform together at the American Music Awards on Sunday.  Top 10 American Music Awards Moments: Past AMAs' Video Highlights The collaboration was announced by Twitter Music, showing off the platform� ...

  27. Adele, Elvis Presley Rule Australia's Charts

    November 08, 2015 11:16 PM EST 0 0 0 Adele’s "Hello" (Remote Control/Inertia) has locked-up a second week at the summit of Australia’s singles chart.  The British singer’s comeback single again outmuscles Justin Bieber’s "Sorry" (Def Jam/Universal), which spends a s ...

  28. Canada's Chart Invasion: 'It's an Attitude. Quiet, But Strong'

    October 30, 2015 11:05 AM EDT 1.55 k 358 33 Brit Adele may take the Hot 100's top spot next week, but Canada's presence remains felt, thanks to The Weeknd, Justin Bieber and, especially, an influential Drake. "Great Canadian acts have been around all along. It's ju ...

  29. Jana Kramer Previews Country Album 'thirty one' Live in New York City

    September 24, 2015 1:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 In 1994, Alan Jackson released “Gone Country,” a track that poked fun at Nashville carpetbaggers. It’s an amusing, if not entirely accurate, song -- after all, Bob Dylan went country to record parts of Blonde On Blonde back in the ‘60s -- but it hel ...

  30. This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 2006, Justin Timberlake Brought 'SexyBack' to No. 1

    September 07, 2015 8:05 AM EDT Nine years ago, he notched his first Hot 100 No. 1. Plus, remembering chart feats by Jon Bon Jovi, Guns N' Roses & Mariah Carey. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard chart histor ...

  31. This Week in Billboard Chart History: 20 Years Ago, Michael Jackson Was 'Alone' at the Top

    August 31, 2015 8:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 In 1995, 'You Are Not Alone' became the first song to debut at No. 1 on the Hot 100. Plus, remembering chart feats by Metallica, the Beatles & Aerosmith. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades ...

  32. Rewinding The Charts: In 1995, We Got To 'Know' Alanis Morissette

    July 22, 2015 9:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 'You Oughta Know' rose to No. 1 on Alternative Songs … even if she didn't remember recording her U.S. breakthrough "She played here acoustically and, as were watching, we got the sense that she will be a force to be reckoned with ...

  33. Alanis Morissette's 'Jagged Little Pill' Turns 20: Revisit 10 Classic Moments

    June 13, 2015 11:00 AM EDT 25.282 k 105 13 Twenty years ago, angst-ridden Canadian rocker Alanis Morissette released the Grammy-winning album Jagged Little Pill.  Not only did the former child actor and bubblegum pop singer finally come into her own, she made a massive mark on the ...

  34. Ask Billboard: The Definitive List of Hit Fifth Singles

    May 05, 2015 11:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 Before Ariana Grande's 'One Last Time,' from 'My Everything,' many other albums yielded at least five hit singles, including sets by Michael Jackson, Rihanna, Taylor Swift & more. As always, submit questions about Billbo ...

  35. Alanis Morissette on Creating a Story Around 'Jagged Little Pill' for Broadway

    March 17, 2015 7:09 PM EDT "For this particular musical, it will be a fictionalized story and we'll add songs and change lyrics," she tells Billboard. More than 20 years ago, before she met producer/songwriter Glen Ballard and wrote Jagged Little Pill in Lo ...

  36. Alanis Morissette, Kiesza, The Weeknd and Host Jacob Hoggard Dominate 2015 Juno Awards

    March 16, 2015 5:13 PM EDT The unspoken theme for Canada's 2015 Juno Awards broadcast Sunday night was "you can do anything" -- from 80-year-old Leonard Cohen winning album of the year for Personal Problems to 40-year-old Alanis Morissette getting inducted ...

  37. This Week In Billboard Chart History: Aerosmith Ascends To No. 1

    September 01, 2014 8:05 AM EDT This week in 1998, the band topped the Billboard Hot 100 at last. Plus, remembering key chart feats for Michael Jackson, Faith Hill and the Beatles Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades of Billboard ch ...

  38. Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off' Makes Record Start At Radio

    August 25, 2014 12:05 PM EDT The song breaks the record for the highest debut ever on Adult Pop Songs, while tying for the best start on Pop Songs Taylor Swift sets a record for the highest debut in the history of Billboard's Adult Pop Songs radio airplay chart, where & ...

  39. How Rude: Alanis Morissette Wasn't Singing About Me, Says 'Full House' Actor

    June 05, 2014 10:52 AM EDT Dave Coulier -- a.k.a. Uncle Joey from "Full House" -- has long been rumored to be the infamous guy Alanis Morissette chews out in her "Jagged Little Pill" anthem "You Oughta Know." But in a recent interview with BuzzF ...

  40. Alanis Morissette Writes Campaign Song for Congressional Candidate

    May 07, 2014 10:24 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Today" is an ode to Marianne Williamson, a long-shot House of Representatives hopeful You oughta know about United States Congress hopeful Marianne Williamson . Alanis Morissette believes in the independent candidate from California' ...

  41. 'Frozen' Soundtrack Flying Towards 12th Week at No. 1 on Billboard 200

    April 25, 2014 8:31 PM EDT If "Frozen" spends a 12th week at No. 1, it will tie Alanis Morissette's "Jagged Little Pill" and Santana's "Supernatural" for the sixth-longest run at No. 1 The "Frozen" soundtrack will likely co ...

  42. March 16, 1996: Mariah Carey, Boyz II Men's 'One Sweet Day' Makes History On Hot 100

    March 16, 2014 8:05 AM EDT 'Sweet' 16, indeed: On this date 18 years ago, the superstar duet ballad wrapped its record 16-week stay atop the chart On this date (March 16) in 1996, Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men's "One Sweet Day" spent its 16th and f ...

  43. Deep Purple to Make Cameo in New Israeli TV Series ‘Atlantica’

    February 18, 2014 1:47 AM EST 0 0 0 Legendary English rock band Deep Purple is set to make its Israeli acting debut in an upcoming local TV series. The new scripted series, Atlantica, revolves around an aspiring underdog rock band from Jerusalem, managed by a high-school history teach ...

  44. Whitney Houston's Billboard Chart Records

    February 11, 2014 9:52 AM EST Here's a look back at the many chart achievements that the gifted vocalist accomplished. To honor the late, great Whitney Houston on the second anniversary of her passing on Feb. 11, 2012, here's a look back at the many chart achievemen ...

  45. Lorde's 'Royals' Crowns Pop Songs Chart

    October 21, 2013 1:05 PM EDT The song's crossover continues, as it takes over atop the mainstream top 40 radio airplay tally Lorde lifts 2-1 on Billboard's Nielsen BDS-based Pop Songs chart with "Royals." With the coronation, the 16-year-old New Zealander ...

  46. Lorde, HAIM Bring Girl Power To Alternative

    October 11, 2013 1:34 PM EDT "Girl power is definitely back in a big way at the alternative format," declares WROX Norfolk, Va., program director Nick Chappell. A look at Billboard's Top Rock Albums chart, which boasts a first this week, and the Alternative A ...

  47. Miley Cyrus' 'Wrecking Ball' Swings To Top Of Hot 100

    September 18, 2013 12:55 PM EDT Miley Cyrus smashes her way to her first Billboard Hot 100 No. 1, as "Wrecking Ball" rockets 22-1 with top Streaming and Sales Gainer honors. The song knocks Katy Perry's "Roar" out of the top spot after two weeks. Cyrus ...

  48. Lorde Links Longest Alternative Reign By A Woman With 'Royals'

    September 16, 2013 1:25 PM EDT With the appropriately titled "Royals," Lorde scores the longest domination on Billboard's Nielsen BDS-based Alternative chart by a woman (credited as a lead artist). "Royals" leads the list for a sixth week, passing the ...

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