| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:25 AM
YouTube vocal sensation Pentatonix joins such major-label acts as Kelly Clarkson, Michael Bublé and Mary J. Blige with seasonal albums topping Billboard's top 200 chart.
The a cappella group's holiday-themed PTXmas (Delux Edition) landed at No. 7 on the...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 10:58 AM
Of the many curious things about this new Beyonce album: How did it not leak? What, exactly, is a "visual album"? And the biggest question -- will it work?
With her self-titled new digital album she joins her husband Jay Z and close comrade Kanye West...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 3:24 PM
With only two weeks left in 2013, Beyoncé pulled off one of the year's biggest surprises in music.
As much of the country was tucking into bed Thursday night, the singer suddenly announced that her new self-titled album — one she'd spent a year...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 5:30 AM
In his penthouse condo on the toniest block of Westwood, one of the world's biggest dance music producers kicks back at his dining room table in an all-black Armani ensemble. A spread of magazine covers, featuring the producer's face, stares up at him...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 5:42 PM
The bloom was off the rose. The genie, out of the bottle. The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival’s big reveals – its giant roving spaceman art piece and special guests Slash, Justin Bieber and Beyonce – had long since emerged...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 4:23 AM
You couldn’t really blame Luke Steele for being annoyed.
At this point, the frontman for the Australian synth-pop dance outfit Empire of the Sun is probably more than a little tired of being upstaged by a certain robot mask-wearing electronic...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 9:00 AM
At about 10:20 p.m. Sunday, a panic swept through the grounds of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. On one stage was Motorhead, with Lemmy Kilmister's aged growl calling to the desert wild. On another was Disclosure, whose crowd was swelling by...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Three years into its existence, WME's Music for Visual Media Dept. is trumpeting major successes for its newbie composers, from Alex Ebert's Golden Globe win for "All Is Lost" to Junkie XL's "300: Rise of an Empire" and "Divergent" scores, to the maestros...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:31 AM
The following is a full list of nominees for the 2014 Billboard Music Awards:
| Apr 11, 2014
| 9:38 AM
If the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival guarantees festival-goers anything, aside from wickedly high temperatures, it’s this: Leave your expectations outside the gates.
As the festival kicks off Friday, much of the buzz undoubtedly will be...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Sometime next year, Stephen Colbert will ascend from the world of basic cable into the vaunted heavens of network broadcast when he takes over the CBS late night spot from David Letterman. While he surely has years and years of great TV moments ahead of...