1. Pat Benatar Premieres Powerful 'Dancing Through the Wreckage' Video: Exclusive

    September 29, 2017 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In the video for “Dancing Through rhe Wreckage,” Pat Benatar stands strong against an often stark background, as she sings about coming through a challenge stronger than ever.  The power ballad, written by Linda Perry, Neil Giraldo and Benatar, is t ...

  2. Hear 'Dancing Through The Wreckage,' Linda Perry, Neil Giraldo and Pat Benatar's Song For Searing Female Vet Doc: Exclusive

    August 24, 2017 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In director Lysa Heslov’s compelling new documentary, Served Like A Girl, female military vets compete in the Ms. Veteran America contest to raise awareness for the plight of the 55,000 homeless female veterans in America.  The pageant serves as the ...

  3. Can You Match Chart-Toppers Future, Cole Swindell to Their Signature Toppers?

    April 28, 2016 5:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 You may know these stars' chart-toppers -- but do you know their signature topper? See if you can pair the musicians with their go-to headgear. Pharrell 's Smokey the Bear-inspired chapeau. Slash 's signature black top hat. Devo' ...

  4. Linda Perry Apologizes for Lady Gaga Oscar Claims: 'I Made a Mistake to Comment'

    January 18, 2016 6:45 PM EST 4.4 k 0 34 The singer-songwriter, whose tune "Hands of Love" was not nominated last week, tweeted that she had reason to believe Gaga should not have received a nom alongside Diane Warren for the song "Til It Happens to You." Linda Per ...

  5. Diane Warren Responds to Linda Perry's Claim That Lady Gaga Didn't Write 'Til It Happens To You'

    January 18, 2016 3:03 PM EST 0 0 0 Prolific songwriter Diane Warren has responded to fellow writer Linda Perry ’s claim that Lady Gaga didn’t contribute to the moving Hunting Ground song “Til It Happens to You,” which is up for best original song at this year’s Oscars. Diane Warren R ...

  6. Christina Aguilera Sings John Lennon, Courtney Love Covers Radiohead's 'Creep' at 'Freeheld' Party

    January 06, 2016 6:40 AM EST 0 0 0 Hollywood emerged from its post-holiday haze on Tuesday (Jan. 5) as evidenced by a star-studded party hosted by producer-musician Linda Perry and honoring the film Freeheld.  The event took place at private club Community, aka No Name, in Los Angele ...

  7. Apple Updates Music Data, Which Should Benefit Classical Composers and Performers

    December 16, 2015 12:23 PM EST 0 0 0 A seemingly minor update to iTunes should please Classical music fans and could mean bigger royalty checks for newer composers. Late last week, Apple released iTunes version 12.3.2 for OS X, bringing it in line with the recent iOS 9.2 update. Aside ...

  8. Miley Cyrus Licks Celebrity Piano For Charity

    Miley Cyrus Licks Celebrity Piano For Charity

    November 10, 2015 11:22 AM EST 0 0 0 Musician Linda Perry wanted some help auctioning off a piano last night at the Los Angeles LGBT Center's Vanguard Awards gala. Miley Cyrus not only accepted her offer to join her on the stage, but th Linda Perry , wochit entertainment , america ...

  9. Linda Perry Talks 'Freeheld' Movie Song & Why Miley Cyrus Is Her 'Favorite Person Out There Right Now'

    October 09, 2015 8:08 PM EDT Linda Perry may be credited as the songwriter on “Hands of Love,” the moving end-title theme to Freeheld performed by Miley Cyrus , but the former 4 Non Blondes leader says she didn’t write it. “I don’t take ownership in something that beautiful ...

  10. Linda Perry And Sara Gilbert To Release Children's Album With Kids

    Linda Perry And Sara Gilbert To Release Children's Album With Kids

    June 26, 2015 3:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 Songwriter Linda Perry talks about how her and Sara Gilbert are releasing a children’s album with their kids. songwriter , Linda Perry , HuffPost Live Highlights , Songwriters Hall Of Fame , 5minmedia , rock and roll , singer , musician , HuffPost L ...

  11. Pandora Paid Linda Perry A Whopping $300 For 30 Million Song Plays

    Pandora Paid Linda Perry A Whopping $300 For 30 Million Song Plays

    June 26, 2015 3:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 Songwriter Linda Perry talks about why she only made $300 from her songs on Pandora. songwriter , Linda Perry , HuffPost Live Highlights , Songwriters Hall Of Fame , 5minmedia , rock and roll , singer , musician , HuffPost Live , live video Videos L ...

  12. Lady Gaga Sings Linda Perry, Stephen Colbert Honors Toby Keith, Zac Brown Fetes the Grateful Dead At Songwriters Hall Of Fame Ceremony

    June 19, 2015 5:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 In the men’s room of New York's Marriott Marquis hotel just before the start of the 46th annual Songwriters Hall of Fame ceremony, one man said, “Anyone know any jokes?” Another replied, “I got a check from Pandora for $1.89 -- for six million ...

  13. Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductees Cyndi Lauper, Nate Ruess & More Share Stories Behind Their Hits

    June 15, 2015 5:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 When it comes to star power, few music industry events can match the annual Songwriters Hall of Fame gala in New York. Held in a more intimate setting than the Grammys -- the June 18 event takes place once again in a ballroom at the New York Marriot ...

  14. John LoFrumento to Receive Visionary Leadership Award at Songwriters Hall of Fame (Exclusive)

    May 07, 2015 8:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 John LoFrumento , the recently retired CEO of ASCAP, will be honored with the Visionary Leadership Award at the 46th Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Dinner next month. The accolade recognizes a member of the SHOF board of direct ...

  15. Exclusive: Fun. Frontman Nate Ruess to Receive Hal David Starlight Award at Songwriters Hall of Fame

    March 18, 2015 8:00 AM EDT Fun. frontman Nate Ruess will receive the Hal David Starlight Award at this year's Songwriters Hall of Fame, Billboard can reveal. The honor, which each year recognizes a brilliant young songwriter, will be presented at the 46th Annual Inducti ...

  16. Linda Perry & Sara Gilbert Welcome Baby Boy

    March 02, 2015 4:36 PM EST 0 0 0 The Talk co-host Sara Gilbert and her wife, 4 Non Blondes frontwoman/star songwriter Linda Perry , have a new baby boy. Our #TalkBaby is finally here! Congratulations @THEsaragilbert & @RealLindaPerry , we love you so much!!! pic.twitter.com/vru ...

  17. Songwriters Hall to Induct Cyndi Lauper, Toby Keith, Jerry Garcia and Linda Perry

    February 18, 2015 12:34 PM EST Cyndi Lauper , Toby Keith and the late Jerry Garcia will be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in June. The organization announced Wednesday that Linda Perry , country music songwriter Bobby Braddock and "Hoochie Coochie Man" w ...

  18. Dave Grohl Slams TV Talent Shows

    October 29, 2014 1:39 AM EDT If Dave Grohl had auditioned for American Idol , would he have snagged a golden ticket to the Hollywood rounds (coincidentally taking place this week)? Not a chance, the Foo Fighters frontman told CBS' 60 Minutes on Sunday night. “I would ne ...

  19. Linda Perry & Sara Gilbert Expecting First Child Together

    September 09, 2014 4:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 On Tuesday's (Sept. 9) episode of The Talk , co-host and series creator Sara Gilbert revealed some major news: She's pregnant . Gilbert has two children -- a 7-year-old daughter and 9-year-old son -- from her previous relationship with TV ...

  20. Watch Linda Perry and Sara Gilbert Lampoon 'American Idol'

    August 18, 2014 4:46 AM EDT 0 0 0 If Bob Dylan, Janis Joplin, or Led Zeppelin were to audition for American Idol today, would any of them have earned a Golden Ticket to Hollywood? The short answer to that, according to hit songwriter Linda Perry , star of VH1's Make or Break : ...

  21. Linda Perry Billboard Shoot: Behind the Scenes

    Linda Perry Billboard Shoot: Behind the Scenes

    July 22, 2014 10:14 AM EDT 0 0 0 Go behind the scenes of Linda Perry's Billboard shoot. Videos Perry Billboard Linda Perry ...

  22. 4 Non Blondes to Reunite at L.A. Event

    April 17, 2014 11:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 What's up with 4 Non Blondes? How about a one-night-only reunion? The '90s rock band will perform May 10 at "An Evening With Women" to benefit the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center. Linda Perry, the band's former lead singer and ...

  23. Linda Perry Weds Sara Gilbert

    March 31, 2014 11:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Sara Gilbert and Linda Perry are married. A spokeswoman for Gilbert says the actress wed the musician over the weekend. The spokeswoman, Melissa Kates, confirmed the nuptials Monday. Gilbert is best known for her starring role on the long-running si ...

  24. Wiz Khalifa, Alex Da Kid, Linda Perry, Charlie Wilson, Others Share Songwriting Stories at BMI's Pre-Grammy Panel

    January 26, 2014 5:58 PM EST 0 6.746 k 26 0 Similar to last year, when Snoop Dogg lit up during BMI’s annual pre-Grammy Awards “How I Wrote That Song” discussion, rapper Wiz Khalifa walked onto the stage Saturday (Jan. 25) at the House of Blues in Los Angeles puffing on a joint befor ...

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  26. Publishing Briefs: NMPA Announces Capitol Hill Showcase To Coincide With Royalty Hearings; Ole, BMG & Kobalt Signings; More

    November 27, 2012 3:57 PM EST -- The National Music Publishers Association (NMPA) has organized a songwriters' showcase for Nov. 28, the same day as the House Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet is holding hearings on music licensing. The e ...

  27. Morning Fix: Steve Barnett Officially Head of Capitol; U2's McGuiness On Frank Barsalona; Berklee Study on Music Biz Jobs, Salaries

    November 27, 2012 7:55 AM EST Head HERE to subscribe to Billboard's Morning Fix email and our other free music-business e-newsletters UNIVERSAL OFFICIALLY NAMES STEVE BARNETT CHAIRMAN/CEO OF CAPITOL MUSIC GROUP: Universal Music officially named former Columbia Records COO ...

  28. Imagem That! Meet An Unlikely U.S. Publishing Power Player

    November 19, 2012 12:54 PM EST Richard Stumpf has been a man on a mission since arriving at Imagem with the mandate to lead the Dutch-owned company into the U.S. pop/rock marketplace. As part of that mission, Stumpf, who serves as president of Imagem Music USA, has been worki ...

  29. Christina Aguilera Video Q&A: From 'Mickey' to 'Lotus' and Finding Her 'Voice'

    October 31, 2012 2:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 Christina Aguilera took attendees for a journey of her blockbuster career at last week's Billboard Film & TV Conference Music Conference. Feeling feisty, the "Beautiful" singer played loose with her language (f-bombs were dropped) ...

  30. Christina Aguilera Lays Down 'Real Talk' at Billboard/THR Film & TV Music Conference

    October 25, 2012 7:16 PM EDT Billboard editorial director Bill Werde interviews Christina Aguilera Thursday. (Photo: Arnold Turner) Christina Aguilera's Keynote Q&A today (Oct. 25) at the Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Conference was as colorful as her tw ...

  31. B.B. King, Elvis Costello, Ray Davies, More Nominated For Songwriters Hall Of Fame

    October 11, 2012 10:31 AM EDT NEW YORK (AP) -- Elvis Costello, B.B. King and Ray Davies are among the nominees for the 2013 Songwriters Hall of Fame. They're joined by a slew of top acts, including Jimmy Buffett, Vince Gill and Rod Temperton, who wrote Michael Jackson ...

  32. The Doors Light Up Sunset With Linda Perry, Dead Sara + More

    August 17, 2012 2:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 All-Star Tribute Caps 'The Doors Day' in West Hollywood ... Billboard Chats With John Densmore, Marilyn Manson, Billy Morrison The city of West Hollywood declared August 16, 2012 to be "The Doors Day" in a celebration that honore ...

  33. Linda Perry at The Doors Tribute, "Back Door Man"

    Linda Perry at The Doors Tribute, "Back Door Man"

    August 17, 2012 1:33 PM EDT 0 0 0 Linda Perry at The Doors Tribute, "Back Door Man" Videos Linda Perry ...

  34. VH1's Rick Krim, MTV's Amy Doyle Honored at UJA Luncheon by Pink, Rob Thomas, Judy McGrath, Van Toffler, Many More

    July 13, 2012 3:30 PM EDT (L-R): Clear Channel's John Sykes, VH1 EVP Rick Krim, Universal Republic/Island Def Jam's Barry Weiss, MTV EVP Amy Doyle, and Glassnote founder Daniel Glass. (Photo: Michael Priest) The music business has more than its share of industry- ...

  35. Publishing Briefs: Imagem Partners With Cutcraft, YouTube Signs Up More Publishers

    June 05, 2012 7:03 PM EDT Imagem Links With Cutcraft Music Group Imagem Music USA has signed a joint venture with the Cutcraft Music Group, which in turn has signed publishing deals with upcoming artists Chet Faker and V, also known as Veronica Bozeman, and writer/producer ...

  36. Christina Aguilera and Cher Shine on 'Burlesque' Soundtrack

    November 19, 2010 1:20 PM EST 0 0 0 Director Steven Antin's new movie musical "Burlesque"-- in which Christina Aguilera stars as a young Hollywood hopeful looking to impress a nightclub impresario played by Cher -- arrives in theaters Nov. 24. But RCA Music Group senior ...

  37. Tricky Stewart Talks Jessica Simpson, 'Burlesque' Production

    November 12, 2010 5:30 PM EST 0 0 0 C. "Tricky" Stewart can count his share of firsts when it comes to chart-topping records. But the songwriter/producer has been focusing on different kinds of firsts lately. In addition to producing two songs ("Stay," "Keep Y ...

  38. American Idols Live! / July 1, 2010 / Auburn Hills, Mich. (Palace of Auburn Hills)

    July 02, 2010 10:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 Coming off a ratings-challenged season that faced harsh criticism of its talent and failed to produce a substantial hit for either of its top two finishers, the American Idols Live! Tour 2010 hit the road Thursday night (July 1) with perhaps somethi ...

  39. 'Idol' Top 10 Ready to Make a 'Beautiful Mess' on Tour

    July 01, 2010 6:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 Andrew Garcia was not pleased to learn he'd been dubbed the odds-on favorite to be the messiest member of the men's bus by his fellow performers on this year's American Idols Live! tour. "Really?!" he exclaimed to Billboard. ...

  40. Ask Billboard: "Glee," Olivia Newton-John, Bee Gees

    May 14, 2010 4:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Gary Trust at askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. TOTAL "GLEE"-CLIPSE OF ...

  41. Christina Aguilera Announces 'Bionic' Summer Tour Dates

    May 10, 2010 6:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 C hristina Aguilera will return to the stage this summer, when she kicks off a 20-date North American outing on July 15, tour producer Live Nation announced today (May 10). Leona Lewis , the British pop singer, will also appear on the dates. Aguiler ...

  42. Christina Aguilera Premieres 'Not Myself Tonight' Single

    March 30, 2010 6:34 PM EDT 0 0 0 C hristina Aguilera kicked off her 2006 "Back to Basics" album with the monogamy-celebrating single "Ain't No Other Man," but now she's back to flaunting her wild streak. The pop star gets racy on "Not Myself Tonig ...

  43. Christina Aguilera Reveals 'Bionic' Album Release Date, Details

    March 25, 2010 1:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 The wait is over for Christina Aguilera fans, as the pop star announced today (Mar. 25) that she'll release "Bionic" -- her long-anticipated fourth studio album and the first since 2006's "Back to Basics" -- on June 8. ...

  44. Christina Aguilera Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 4:49 PM EST 0 0 0 Christina Aguilera, Title TBD (RCA) Release Date: April 2010 Recorded in her home studio, Christina Aguilera 's as-yet-untitled fourth studio album shows her dabbling in rap and dance and boasts an intriguing array of collaborators: Linda Perry ...

  45. Alicia Keys Debuts New Single For NYU Students

    October 22, 2009 12:52 PM EDT 0 0 0 A licia Keys held "The Element of Freedom Lecture & Performance Series" yesterday (Oct. 21) at New York University's Skirball Center. During the event, she gave NYU students -- most of which were aspiring songwriters -- an exclusi ...

  46. Adam Lambert Premieres Video, Tweets About Lady Gaga Collaboration

    October 21, 2009 12:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 Days after his new single "Time for Miracles" hit the internet, Adam Lambert premiered the music video for the song, which is featured on the upcoming soundtrack to the film "2012." Lambert's music video is laden with specia ...

  47. Adam Lambert's "Time For Miracles" Single Leaks Early

    October 19, 2009 11:59 AM EDT 0 0 0 Adam Lambert 's new single "Time for Miracles" has leaked online, a week in advance of its planned Oct. 27 debut. The song, which anchors the soundtrack to the upcoming apocalypse-themed movie "2012," was originally schedule ...

  48. Pink / October 5, 2009 / New York (Madison Square Garden)

    October 07, 2009 7:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 P ink offered something for all her fans Monday night (Oct. 5) at the New York stop of her Funhouse tour. The Las Vegas-worthy show was presented in Madison Square Garden as an adult playground, complete with a rowdy dance troupe, daring acrobatics, ...

  49. Adam Lambert, Allison Iraheta Close To Finishing Debut Albums

    August 31, 2009 2:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 There's no rest for the signed on the American Idols Live! tour -- just ask runner-up Adam Lambert and fourth-place finisher Allison Iraheta, who are using any down time on the road to continue working on their debut albums, which are both due ...

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