1. Justin Timberlake Bows Down to Bill Withers at Songwriters Hall Event

    February 19, 2017 4:24 PM EST 0 0 4 A rollicking panel with Max Martin and Shellback had more than its share of unscripted moments. Justin Timberlake literally got on bended knee before legendary singer-songwriter Bill Withers and credited his stone-cold classic "Lovely Day" ...

  2. 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 ' ...

  3. Taylor Swift Knew You Couldn't Avoid Dancing to 'Shake It Off'

    October 12, 2015 10:01 PM EDT 0 0 0 Taylor Swift didn't head into the studio with producers Max Martin and Shellback knowing what "Shake It Off" would sound like, but she did know what she wanted it to feel like.  Speaking with Grammy Pro , the pop star explained the at ...

  4. Why Taylor Swift Won't Earn Big Royalties From Ryan Adams' '1989' Homage and More Insider Scoop

    October 09, 2015 6:13 PM EDT Ryan Adams’ Homage Means Mere Pocket Change For Taylor Swift Taylor Swift recently was quoted saying Ryan Adams ’ interpretation of her smash 1989 album is “such an honor” -- but that’s about all it will be. Adams’ homage debuted at No. 7 and ha ...

  5. Exclusive: Adam Lambert Signs New Major Label Deal, Max Martin to Executive Produce Album

    January 15, 2015 4:30 PM EST The 'American Idol' alum teams up with Swedish hitmakers Max Martin and Shellback for an album due out in summer 2015. It's said that you can't keep a good man down, but in the case of Adam Lambert , he was down barely 24 hours ...

  6. Taylor Swift's 'Red': The Billboard Cover Story

    October 22, 2012 11:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ten days before the release of Taylor Swift's fifth album, "Red," Scott Borchetta is in "redundancy mode." That means checking, double-checking and triple-checking every aspect of the 16 tracks on the album. Nothing about th ...

  7. Taylor Swift Debuts 'I Knew You Were Trouble' Song: Listen

    October 09, 2012 12:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 Another Tuesday, another new song from Taylor Swift's "Red." Following the releases of singles "Begin Again" and the album's title track, the 22-year-old songstress debuted "I Knew You Were Trouble" at midnigh ...