1. Pink's 'Just Like Fire' Lights Up Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 Chart

    April 15, 2016 1:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 Pink blazes a trail to No. 1 on the real-time Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 chart with "Just Like Fire," her new single from the soundtrack of the forthcoming Disney film Alice Through the Looking Glass . Pink Shares Original Song ' ...

  2. Sacha Baron Cohen Politely Explains How Queen Wanted a 'Less Interesting' Freddie Mercury Biopic

    March 09, 2016 12:36 PM EST 0 0 0 In an interview with Howard Stern, Sacha Baron Cohen talks more about his split with the Freddie Mercury biopic.  Cohen spoke about how he wanted the biopic to be about Mercury’s debaucherous life involving sex and drugs and a whole load of other wi ...

  3. Sacha Baron Cohen Presenting as Ali G Was Turned Down By the Oscars

    Sacha Baron Cohen Presenting as Ali G Was Turned Down By the Oscars

    March 02, 2016 2:20 PM EST 0 0 0 Last Sunday, Sacha Baron Cohen brought his most famous character to the Oscars — even though the show didn't okay his bit ahead of time. The comedian was asked to introduce one of the night's Best Pic wochit entertainment , Sacha Baron Coh ...

  4. Kanye West Pulls Out the Hits For Lucrative Kazakhstan Gig

    September 02, 2013 2:36 AM EDT Kanye West has friends in high places – even in Kazakhstan. The rap superstar reportedly performed at the wedding of Kazakhstan president Nursultan Nazarbayev's grandson over the weekend, a show which netted him a fee in the millions. West ...

  5. Sacha Baron Cohen Breaks Free From Freddie Mercury Biopic

    July 23, 2013 5:24 PM EDT Sacha Baron Cohen has decided to relinquish the role of singer Freddie Mercury in an upcoming biopic on the Queen frontman. According to Deadline.com, the "Borat" actor has withdrawn from the project, announced in 2010, due to creative ...

  6. Sacha Baron Cohen Breaks Free From Freddie Mercury Biopic

    July 23, 2013 2:40 PM EDT Sacha Baron Cohen has decided to relinquish the role of singer Freddie Mercury in an upcoming biopic on the Queen frontman. According to  Deadline.com , the "Borat" actor has withdrawn from the project, announced in 2010, due to creative ...

  7. Justin Bieber Pens Song About 'That Girl,' Mariah Yeater

    April 24, 2012 1:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 In November, Mariah Yeater told the press that Justin Bieber had fathered her then-3-month-old son, scandalously conceived after a backstage encounter at one of his L.A. concerts. The 20-year-old mother withdrew her paternity case, and for the most ...

  8. Music's Next Great Biopics

    June 09, 2011 1:06 PM EDT 0 0 0 No one wants to talk about a Marvin Gaye movie. Or one about Janis Joplin , or a Jimi Hendrix biopic. As film subjects go, they're problematic. Heirs to the Joplin and Hendrix estates have blocked films by withholding music and image rights. Th ...

  9. Queen Signs To Universal, Preps Remastered Albums

    November 08, 2010 2:30 PM EST 0 0 0 British band Queen has signed to Universal Music Group after nearly 40 years with EMI, and preparations are under way for the release of remastered versions of Queen's studio albums in 2011. The switch, first reported in May and confirmed today ...

  10. 'Borat' Star to Play Freddie Mercury in Movie

    September 17, 2010 9:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Borat" star Sacha Baron Cohen is set to play flamboyant rocker Freddie Mercury in a dramatic feature focusing on his glory days as the frontman of Queen . The untitled film is being written by Peter Morgan, the British scribe behind " ...

  11. 'Borat' Star To Play Freddie Mercury In Movie

    September 17, 2010 12:00 AM EDT "Borat" star Sacha Baron Cohen is set to play flamboyant rocker Freddie Mercury in a dramatic feature focusing on his glory days as the frontman of Queen. The untitled film is being written by Peter Morgan, the British scribe behind &quo ...

  12. The Baron Cohen Brothers Discuss Music For 'Ali G,' 'Borat,' 'Brüno'

    October 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Actor Sacha Baron Cohen and his brother, composer Erran Baron Cohen, filled the room with laughs this afternoon, as they discussed their collaborations on "Da Ali G Show,"" "Borat" and "Brüno." The discussion was ...

  13. Baron Cohen Brothers Set For Film & TV Music Conference

    October 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Sacha Baron Cohen and his brother, composer Erran Baron Cohen, will appear at the THR/Billboard Film & TV Music conference Oct. 29-30 at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. The two will discuss their collaborations on "Da Ali G Show," ...

  14. Chart Beat Wednesday: Coldplay, Kings Of Leon, Billy Currington

    July 22, 2009 2:29 PM EDT 0 0 0 HOT & COLDPLAY: Coldplay heats up the Triple A radio airplay chart, where "Life in Technicolor ii" takes over the top spot. The song is Coldplay's eighth No. 1 on the chart, lifting the band into a second-place tie with Dave Matth ...

  15. Michael Jackson Bit Cut From 'Bruno' Movie

    June 26, 2009 12:17 PM EDT 0 0 0 Michael Jackson 1958-2009 Michael Jackson: King Of The Pop Charts Fans, Friends, Fellow Musicians Mourn Michael Jackson AEG Facing $85 Million Refund For Michael Jackson Shows Michael Jackson Dominates Twitter, Amazon, iTunes Michael Jackson Autopsy ...

  16. Eminem Meets Brüno Cheek To Cheek At MTV Movie Awards

    June 01, 2009 2:47 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eminem apparently has flown the coop from the MTV Movie Awards after a close encounter with Sacha Baron Cohen. In character as flamboyant fashion reporter "Bruno," Baron Cohen flew in above Sunday's award show audience on a wire — and ...

  17. 52OnTV

    December 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Dec. 25-31, 2006. MONDAY, DEC. 25 "Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade," ABC Featured Artist(s): Beyonce, Daniel Powter, Andrea Bocelli, RBD, Bianca Ryan, Miley Cyrus, Michael Bolton, Paris Bennett, Aly &am ...

  18. 41OnTV

    October 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 9 - 15, 2006. MONDAY, OCT. 9 "Live with Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist(s): James Blunt (also scheduled: Donald Trump, John Cena. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured ...

  19. OnTV

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 31-Nov. 6, 2005. MONDAY, OCT. 31 "Daily Download," Fuse Featured artist: Midtown. "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," NBC Featured artists: Damian "Junior Gong" Marley, Ozzy Osbourne (al ...

  20. Coldplay, Gorillaz Top MTV Europe Nominations

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Coldplay and Gorillaz lead the nominations list for the MTV Europe Music Awards 2005 with five each. Coldplay and Gorillaz lead the nominations list for the MTV Europe Music Awards 2005 with five each. The 12th annual event will be held Nov. 3 in Li ...

  21. 34TunesOnTV

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Aug. 16-22, 2004. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, AUG. 16 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured Artist: Bruce Hornsby (also scheduled: Erica Kennedy, Tonya Lewis Lee, Crystal McCrary Anthony) ...

  22. Billboard Bits: MTV Europe, Manny Albam, Les Savy Fav

    October 08, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on MTV Europe, Manny Albam, Les Savy Fav Australian pop songstress/current U.K. chart queen Kylie Minogue and modern rockers R.E.M. are the latest artists signed to perform live at this year's MTV Europe Music Awards, to be held Nov. 8 in ...