"Look before you leap" — or at least "consider your insurance coverage before you include the crowd in an Evel Knievel stunt": These are lessons Miguel might be wishing he'd considered after he collided with some fans in the middle of his Billboard Music Awards performance Sunday night.Read More »from Miguel’s Errant Leap, Bieber’s Boos, and Other Billboard Awards Moments
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photo: Jason Merritt/Getty ImagesThe big winner at this year's Billboard Music Awards, held Sunday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, was Taylor Swift, who took home an impressive eight trophies.
Taylor won awards for Artist of the Year, Album of the Year, Female Artist of the Year, Top Digital Artist, and Top Billboard 200 Artist, as well as Top Country Artist, Album, and Song.Read More »from 2013 Billboard Music Awards: Full Winners’ List
- Tiffany Lee | Stop The Presses! – 1 hour 56 minutes ago
Apparently tens of millions of Beliebers are not enough to make pop star Justin Bieber feel like he's a serious artist. At the 2013 Billboard Music Awards Sunday night, Bieber took the stage to accept his fan-voted Milestone Award award and was met with boos from the audience.
After a long pause, Bieber felt the need to defend himself, saying, "I'm 19 years old. I think I'm doing a pretty good job."Read More »from Justin Bieber Booed at Billboard Music Awards, Says He “Should Be Taken Seriously”
- Wendy Geller | Stop The Presses! – 2 hours 55 minutes ago
Move over, Miley Cyrus. Your crazy jumpsuit has some serious competition. Jennifer Lopez took the wildest outfit of the night award at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards, when she showed up to perform in a revealing leotard.
Wildly revealing on the bottom, that is. While her famous legs and booty were well on display, J-Lo was more than adequately covered up on top--especially her arms, which sported sleeves made of massively fluffy amounts of feathers.
Read More »from Jennifer Lopez Channels Cartoon Character With Daring Outfit at Billboard Music Awards
Madonna accepts the Touring Artist Award from will.i.am [photo: Ethan Miller/Getty]Madonna's speech at Sunday night's Billboard Music Awards was such an over-the-top display of diva-dom, even audience members like Jennifer Lopez, Christina Aguilera, and Nicki Minaj were probably taken aback. But it was also one of the night's most entertaining moments.Read More »from Madonna’s Epic Billboard Awards Speech: Like a Curmudgeon
Photo: Ethan MillerWhen Kid Rock took the stage to present the award for Top Rap Song of the year at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards, he immediately attracted attention for the random mug (with unknown contents) he was clutching.
However, the multi-genre artist managed to neatly steal the spotlight from his mystery drink with a single neatly barbed statement.
"Let's give it up for people lip-synching under pre-recorded music," the singer said wryly, before presenting the honor to Macklemore & Ryan Lewis for the hit tune "Thrift Shop."Read More »from Kid Rock Makes Waves at Billboard Awards With Barbed ‘Lip-Synching’ Comment
Miley Cyrus may have started a style revolution when she cropped her locks into a punky, platinum 'do earlier this year — but her adventurous nature isn't limited to her hair. The singer made waves at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards Sunday when she arrived in a strikingly bold jumpsuit rather than a traditional dress.
"I just put it on and it felt really me," Cyrus said of the elaborate Balmain garment, which featured a unique combo of crochet peek-a-boo details and a striking checkerboard motif.Read More »from Miley Cyrus Wows Billboard Music Awards in — Yet Another — Jumpsuit!
The music industry is crying on its collective pillow as "Undercover Angel" singer Alan O'Day died on Friday following a battle with cancer, according to his record label. He was 72.
The singer/songwriter wrote popular songs for the likes of the Righteous Brothers, Dusty Springfield, Three Dog Night, Paul Anka, and Helen Reddy before landing his own hit in 1977 with "Undercover Angel."Read More »from ‘Undercover Angel’ Singer Alan O’Day Dies at 72
Chester Bennington fronting Stone Temple Pilots [Noel Vasquez/Getty Images]Stone Temple Pilots made a surprise appearance Saturday night at KROQ's 21st Annual Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, taking the stage between sets by Vampire Weekend and Thirty Seconds To Mars.
Making the appearance even more shocking was the fact that the singer may have looked a bit like now-former STP frontman Scott Weiland, but it was actually the band's new singer, Chester Bennington of Linkin Park.Read More »from Stone Temple Pilots Take Flight With Famous New Lead Singer
While Fred Armisen hasn't officially announced his "Saturday Night Live" departure after 11 seasons, his last skit on this weekend's "SNL" finale certainly seemed like the most rock 'n' roll "SNL" goodbye ever. Yes, even more than that time Mick Jagger serenaded the exiting Kristen Wiig on "SNL" last year.Read More »from Fred Armisen Jams With Punk-Rock Elite on ‘SNL’ Finale
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