1. How Burna Boy Became Nigeria's Surprise Success Story

    July 19, 2019 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Burna Boy arrives three hours late to an east London studio on a balmy July evening, he is laid-back to the point of comatose -- and monosyllabic. He asks that the photo shoot happen quickly, and when he sits down to be interviewed, the first t ...

  2. What the Major Labels Made In 2018: Billboard Estimates Their Individual Revenues

    July 19, 2019 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Because the three majors report only their overall recorded-music revenue, there is much speculation about what their owned labels earn individually. In an effort to shed light on the subject, Billboard has estimated their 2018 U.S. revenue. These e ...

  3. How iLoveMakonnen and Fall Out Boy Helped Lil Peep Achieve a Posthumous Hot 100 Hit

    April 30, 2019 12:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 In August 2017, Lil Peep and iLoveMakonnen were in London, working on a track that would eventually become the super-catchy “I’ve Been Waiting.” Three months later, Peep's sudden November 2017 death put the song on hold -- but Makonnen knew he ...