1. 'Devil Wears Prada' Musical Sets Pre-Broadway Premiere in Chicago Next Summer

    September 17, 2019 7:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 Elton John, Shaina Taub and Paul Rudnick are teaming for a stage adaptation of the novel and film of the same name. The musical adaptation of  The Devil Wears Prada  — Lauren Weisberger's best-selling novel that was turned into a hit 2006 film ...

  2. P!nk to Receive the Legend of Live Award at the 2019 Billboard Live Music Summit

    September 17, 2019 11:08 AM EDT 0 0 0 P!nk is the first female solo artist to receive Billboard's top honor for touring. Just weeks after wrapping her record-breaking Beautiful Trauma World Tour, Billboard is honored to announce that Grammy-winning singer and songwriter P!nk will a ...

  3. Deadmau5 to Speak at Billboard Live Music Summit

    September 13, 2019 2:51 PM EDT 0 0 0 Acclaimed electronic music pioneer deadmau5 will take fans on a tour of his home studio, discuss his long career in music and deep dive into his latest creation, the cubev3, in a special keynote interview with Billboard Dance director Katie Bain at ...

  4. Cannabis 2.0 Panel With 'Mr. Sherbinski,' Double Barrel, Select & More Announced for Billboard Live Music Summit

    September 11, 2019 5:26 PM EDT 0 0 0 After the success of the last year's Billboard Live Music Summit panel "Going Green: What Does Cannabis Legalization Mean for Touring?" Billlboard is bringing legal weed back to the forefront with "Cannabis 2.0: How Hardware And ...

  5. Paradigm's Marty Diamond Added to Billboard Live Music Summit Lineup

    September 10, 2019 1:51 PM EDT 0 0 0 Paradigm Talent Agency's head of global music Marty Diamond  and agent to stars like Ed Sheeran , Coldplay and Janelle Monáe will sit for an interview at the 2019 Billboard Live Music Summit, Nov. 5 & 6 in Beverly Hills. Diamond will sit wi ...

  6. SXSW 2020: Kim Gordon to Keynote, Merck Mercuriadis & Benny Blanco Added as Featured Speakers

    September 10, 2019 1:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Visual artist and former Sonic Youth bassist-singer Kim Gordon has been announced as keynote speaker at next year’s South by Southwest Conference in Austin. Joining the noise rock icon as an initial keynote at the annual event will be Reggie Fils-Ai ...

  7. StubHub President Sukhinder Singh Cassidy Joins Billboard Live Music Summit

    September 09, 2019 3:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 Technology veteran and StubHub president Sukhinder Singh Cassidy will join  Billboard 's keynote interview series at the Billboard Live Music Summit, Nov. 5-6 at the Montage in Beverly Hills, California.  Singh Cassidy will be interviewed by  D ...

  8. Hootie & The Blowfish Named Billboard Live Music Summit and Awards Honorees

    September 05, 2019 3:04 PM EDT 0 0 0 Darius Rucker , Mark Bryan , Dean Felber and Jim Sonefeld from Hootie & The Blowfish will be at this year's Billboard Live Music Summit in Beverly Hills. Billboard will honor the success of the band's Group Therapy tour during the Live ...

  9. Coachella Co-Founder Paul Tollett to Speak at Billboard Live Music Summit

    August 31, 2019 12:29 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Nov. 5-6 conference takes place at the Montage in Beverly Hills. Coachella co-founder Paul Tollett  will be at this year's Billboard Live Music Summit in Los Angeles, Nov. 5-6, and sit for a keynote Q&A to discuss two film projects tied ...

  10. Woodstock's Michael Lang to Speak at Billboard Live Music Summit

    August 31, 2019 12:21 PM EDT 0 0 0 Festival co-founder and producer for Woodstock 50 to sit with Billboard's Dave Brooks Nov. 5 in Los Angeles Woodstock co-founder and partner Michael Lang will sit for a keynote interview at this year’s Live Music Summit, Nov. 5-6 in Beverly Hil ...

  11. Bad Bunny, Camila Cabello, J Balvin, Lil Nas X & More to Perform at 2019 MTV VMAs

    August 13, 2019 1:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 MTV announced the first wave of performers for the 2019 Video Music Awards on Tuesday (Aug. 13). Bad Bunny , Camila Cabello , J Balvin , Lil Nas X , Lizzo , Rosalia , and Shawn Mendes  have been confirmed to take the stage at this year’s VMAs, bring ...

  12. Who Should Receive the Video Vanguard Award Next? Ideas For the Next Ten Years of Winners

    August 12, 2019 6:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 Last year, following the announcement of the nominees for the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards, a  FADER  article declared: "It’s time to give Missy Elliott the VMA’s Video Vanguard Award." Much of the Internet seemed to agree with its hypothes ...

  13. Missy Elliott to Become First Female Rapper to Receive MTV's Video Vanguard Award

    August 12, 2019 1:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Notably, MTV is continuing to name the award in Michael Jackson's honor. Missy Elliott will become the first female rapper to receive the Michael Jackson video vanguard award when the 36th annual Video Music Awards are presented on Aug. 26. Thi ...

  14. TV Ratings: Teen Choice Awards Fall to All-Time Low for Second Straight Year

    August 12, 2019 12:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 Fox's broadcast falls by 30 percent from 2018, which established the previous low. The 2019 Teen Choice Awards plummeted to an all-time ratings low Sunday (Aug. 11). If that sounds familiar, it's because the same thing happened  a year ago ...

  15. Taylor Swift Joins Kanye West, 19 Others On List Of Artists With Most VMA Noms For Video Of the Year

    August 09, 2019 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Swift is one of only 21 artists in VMA history to amass three or more noms in this marquee category. At the MTV Video Music Awards on Aug. 26, Taylor Swift will be competing for video of the year for the third time. That puts her on the leaderboard ...

  16. Billboard Pride Summit: Drag Queens Call on Queer Fans to Support Queer Artists

    August 08, 2019 11:32 AM EDT 0 0 0 Why aren't there more queer artists in the mainstream music industry? According to Trixie Mattel, it's because queer music fans often support straight artists over artists in their own communities.        “If you don't clap for Todric ...

  17. Maejor Premieres 'I Love You' Video Featuring Greeicy: Exclusive

    August 07, 2019 4:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Singer-songwriter-producer Maejor, known for his production work with the likes of Trey Songz and Justin Bieber, premiered the video to his latest single, “I Love You,” on Wednesday (Aug. 7) featuring Colombian rising star Greeicy. Directed by Chand ...

  18. Taylor Swift Is Performing at the 2019 MTV VMAs and We Are Not Calm

    August 07, 2019 11:39 AM EDT 0 0 0 Taylor Swift is officially set to perform at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards on Aug. 26, the network announced today (Aug. 7). It will mark her first major televised performance following the release of her seventh album  Lover,  which drops on Aug. ...

  19. Time Is on Their Side: They're Under 50 & Need Just 1 More Award to Clinch the EGOT

    August 05, 2019 6:07 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's good to be Lin-Manuel Miranda . At 39, the multi-hyphenate needs just an Oscar to attain EGOT status. A best song winner would do it, or a credit as a producer or co-producer of a best picture winner. With, one hopes, decades more of an ac ...

  20. Marc Jacobs to Receive Inaugural MTV Fashion Trailblazer Award at 2019 VMAs

    July 30, 2019 3:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 MTV announced Tuesday (July 30) that Marc Jacobs will be the first recipient of the Fashion Trailblazer Award at this year's VMAs, in partnership with the Council of Fashion Designers of America. Per a press release, MTV said the award was crea ...

  21. The Turbulent Saga of Woodstock 50: A Timeline

    July 29, 2019 1:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 The ever-evolving saga of Woodstock 50 has been turbulent, to say the least. After co-creator of the original Woodstock concert  Michael Lang announced plans to put on a 50th anniversary concert back in January, the festival has been fraught with fi ...

  22. The 12 Best, Weirdest or Most Perplexing Nominations for the 2019 Video Music Awards

    July 23, 2019 7:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 At the Oscars, it's the Fondas, the Hustons & the Coppolas. At the VMAs, it's the Cyruses. Now that we've all had a chance to digest the nominations for the 2019 Video Music Awards, we have some things to discuss. This year's ...

  23. 2019 MTV VMA Nominations: The Full List | Billboard News

    2019 MTV VMA Nominations: The Full List | Billboard News

    July 23, 2019 5:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 MTV announced the nominations for the 2019 Video Music Awards on Tuesday (July 23), and Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift top the list with 10 noms each, including video of the year and song of the year. 2019 , 2019 mtv vma nominations , 2019 vmas , Ar ...

  24. Artists React to Their 2019 VMA Nominations | Billboard News

    Artists React to Their 2019 VMA Nominations | Billboard News

    July 23, 2019 3:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 MTV announced the nominees for the 2019 VMAs today (July 23), with Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish, and Lil Nas X are cleaning the noms. 2019 , Billboard , Music News , News , billboard news , music , norev , vmas Pop Brightcove ...

  25. Rosalia, J Balvin, Bad Bunny & More Latin Artists Nab 2019 MTV VMA Nominations

    July 23, 2019 1:06 PM EDT 0 0 0 MTV officially unveiled the nominees for the 2019 Video Music Awards on Tuesday (July 23), including some of the hottest Latin artists and songs of the moment.  Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift lead the pack with 10 nods each, going head-to-head in ca ...

  26. Women Dominate 2019 VMA Nominations, With Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift & Billie Eilish Leading the Way

    July 23, 2019 12:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rock was shut out of the video of the year finals for the seventh consecutive year, despite the popularity of Panic! at the Disco's "High Hopes." Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift are this year's top nominees for MTV's Video Mu ...

  27. Ariana Grande & Taylor Swift Lead 2019 MTV VMA Nominations: See Full List

    July 23, 2019 11:58 AM EDT 0 0 0 Billie Eilish & Lil Nas X also gained multiple nominations each. MTV announced the nominations for the 2019 Video Music Awards on Tuesday (July 23), and Ariana Grande  and Taylor Swift top the list with 10 noms each, including video of the year ...

  28. Ariana Grande, Nick Jonas, Lil Nas X and More React to 2019 VMA Nominations: 'AHHHHHH'

    July 23, 2019 11:43 AM EDT 0 0 0 MTV announced the nominees for the 2019 VMAs today (July 23), with  Ariana Grande , Taylor Swift , Billie Eilish , and Lil Nas X are cleaning the noms. Grande and Swift lead the way with 10 nominations each, including video of the year and song of t ...

  29. MTV VMAs Introduce 'Best K-Pop' and 'Video For Good' Categories

    July 23, 2019 11:12 AM EDT 0 0 0 The 2019 MTV Video Music Awards nominations were announced today (July 23). Through the announcement, two new categories were unveiled, best K-pop and video for good. The pair of additions reflects the MTV-hosted award show’s increasing recognition ...

  30. Mariah Carey Says She Won't 'Acknowledge' the FaceApp Aging Feature

    July 18, 2019 9:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 The latest viral trend around social media is FaceApp's "old" feature, in which users can upload a photo of themselves to see how they would look as elders. A number of celebrities have taken part, but Mariah Carey is not going to be ...

  31. VMAs 2019 Preview: Jonas Brothers, Billie Eilish, Lizzo & More Among Likely Video of the Year Front-Runners

    July 18, 2019 7:01 PM EDT 0 0 0 When MTV announces the nominations for the 36th annual VMAs next week, Jonas Brothers , Billie Eilish , Lizzo and Panic! at the Disco are among the artists that are likely to be in the running for the marquee prize at the Aug. 26 telecast: video of ...

  32. Phoenix Honors Late Producer Philippe Zdar: 'He Was an Absolute Genius'

    June 26, 2019 8:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 About a week after producer and Cassius member Philippe Zdar died at the age of 52, Phoenix became the latest band to pay tribute to the late artist. “Philippe was legendary,” they wrote on Instagram on Wednesday (June 26). “Of course, our music owe ...

  33. Sebastian Maniscalco to Host 2019 MTV VMAs

    June 26, 2019 12:39 AM EDT 0 0 0 The 2019 MTV VMAs are just two months away, and the network announced on Wednesday (June 26) that Sebastian Maniscalco will be hosting the award show.    “We’re thrilled to have the incredibly talented Sebastian Maniscalco as this year’s VMA host,” ...

  34. The 2019 MTV Movie and TV Awards Deliver a Bold, Unpredictable Message: Be Nice

    June 18, 2019 10:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 RIP, old MTV. No, not the 24/7 music video era of MTV. The MTV of three years ago. You know, when the network aired its annual movie-themed awards show just so listless stars clad in leather jackets could shill their upcoming popcorn releases, inebr ...

  35. The Chicago White Sox's Attempt to Commemorate Disco Demolition Night Was an Exceptionally Misguided Exercise

    June 14, 2019 10:59 AM EDT 0 0 0 Just like he did just a little over 40 years earlier, Chicago radio DJ Steve Dahl walked out onto the White Sox field on Thursday night (June 13) with a mission in mind. The team had invited him out this crisp late-spring evening to commemorate one ...

  36. Geto Boys' Scarface Announces He's Running for Houston City Council

    June 10, 2019 6:51 PM EDT 0 0 0 Brad Jordan, best known as Scarface from legendary rap group Geto Boys, announced on Sunday (June 9) his bid for Houston City Council. The news came just one day before fellow Geto Boys member Bushwick Bill died of pancreatic cancer.   [readmore:851 ...

  37. Marina, Betty Who, Shangela & More to Perform at First Love Above All Pride Ball

    June 07, 2019 2:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 The June 28 event will Benefit Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation. New York’s iconic Rainbow Room has announced the Love Above All Ball, their first ever annual philanthropic Pride Ball celebrating LGBTQIA+ rights. The lineup for the June 28 ...

  38. Maren Morris Makes Her Mark as a Country Favorite at Pandora LIVE Event

    June 05, 2019 4:33 PM EDT 0 0 0 Maren Morris ' appearance as the headliner of the latest Pandora LIVE event was destined to be remembered for any number of reasons. For one, it was the first edition of the concert series to be broadcast on SiriusXM, since Pandora was acquired ...

  39. Every Performer & Presenter at 2019 CMT Music Awards

    June 05, 2019 3:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 The CMT Music Awards are Wednesday night (June 5), and country music fans across the country will be swooning over the roster of superstar Nashville artists who will take the stage. Little Big Town will host for their second year in a row, and they& ...

  40. Here's How to Watch the 2019 CMT Music Awards

    June 05, 2019 2:34 PM EDT 0 0 0 The CMT Music Awards are almost here! The country music awards show will air Wednesday night (June 5) from The Bridgestone Arena in Nashville and include performances by Carrie Underwood , Little Big Town (who are also hosting for the second year in ...

  41. Metallica to Perform National Anthem at 2019 NBA Finals

    June 04, 2019 3:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ne-Yo, Tenille Arts & Walk Off the Earth also lined up to perform ahead of Games 3 & 4 in Warriors-vs.-Raptors series. The NBA has announced that Metallica 's James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett will perform "The Star-Spangled Banner&q ...

  42. Grammy Museum Adds Michelle Obama's 2019 Grammys Outfit to Its On The Red Carpet Collection

    June 04, 2019 11:51 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Grammy Museum will add  Michelle Obama's 2019 Grammy Awards Sachin & Babi outfit to its On The Red Carpet collection, according to a June 4 release. The former first lady, known for her fashion sense and style, stunned and surprised aud ...

  43. 5 Seconds Of Summer Talk New Sound and More at Wango Tango 2019: Watch

    June 03, 2019 1:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 At iHeartRadio's KIIS FM Wango Tango in Los Angeles on Saturday (June 1), Billboard caught up with 5 Seconds of Summer to chat about their latest single "Easier" and more. "We just want to be a dynamic band throughout the whole o ...

  44. Justin Timberlake, Halsey, Missy Elliott & More Share Stories Behind Their Biggest Hits

    June 03, 2019 12:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 Nearly 50 years ago, Billboard toasted the Songwriters Hall of Fame’s first dinner and induction ceremony, held March 8, 1971, at the New York Hilton, in a series of four black-and-white photographs that set the event’s tone for years to come: Johnn ...

  45. Julia Michaels Discusses Struggles With Mental Health, Reveals 'Inner Monologue Part 2' Coming 'Pretty Damn Soon'

    May 31, 2019 10:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 Julia Michaels spoke to Billboard about her progression as a songwriter and revealed that  Inner Monologue Part 2 is coming "pretty damn soon" at American Express' "5-Day Weekend" experience Thursday evening (May 30).  The e ...

  46. Watch John Legend, Michelle Obama & More Celebrate 'Sesame Street' at 50th Anniversary Benefit Gala

    May 30, 2019 4:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Sesame Workshop honored former first lady Michelle Obama with the Joan Ganz Cooney Award and celebrated Sesame Street’ s 50 years of helping kids everywhere grow smarter, stronger and kinder at their 50th Anniversary Benefit Gala on Wednesday in New ...

  47. 25 Portrayals Of Real-Life Music Personalities That Earned Oscar Noms

    May 23, 2019 7:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 Actors have been nominated for playing all-time legends (Johnny Cash, Ray Charles) as well as lesser-known figures (Don Shirley, David Helfgott). Taron Egerton is getting rave reviews for his portrayal of Elton John in Rocketman , which is set for r ...

  48. Liam Payne Says Three New Songs Are In the Works, Talks Dream Gig in Action Films

    May 22, 2019 9:42 AM EDT 0 0 0 "I've got to work and collaborate with some of the most amazing people so far," the One Direction singer tells Billboard of new music. The wait for new music could soon be over for Liam Payne fans. Payne gave an intimate performance i ...

  49. ASCAP to Honor T.I., Motown at 32nd Annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards

    May 21, 2019 7:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) will honor rapper Tip “ T.I. ” Harris and Motown Records at its 32nd annual ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards, the organization has announced. The ceremony is slated to take place ...

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