• Radio Disney Music Awards 2015: Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, One Direction Among Nominees

    The awards show will take place at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on April 25.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Charli XCX, Ed Sheeran Will Premiere New Videos at YouTube Music Awards

    After a year off, the YouTube Music Awards will return on March 23rd with a new format. First, the video-streaming site will honor 50 artists, ranging from Beyoncé, Rihanna and Lady Gaga to Taylor Swift, Drake and Kendrick Lamar and newcomers like Sam Smith, George Ezra and Hozier, for their...

    Rolling Stone
  • This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 1983, Michael Jackson Moonwalked to No. 1

    The King of Pop began a seven-week reign on the Hot 100. Plus, remembering chart feats by Baauer, Britney Spears and 50 Cent.

    Billboard
  • Sam Smith's 'In the Lonely Hour' Tops Historic U.K. Albums Chart

    "In The Lonely Hour" (Capitol/Universal) topped the first U.K. album chart to incorporate streaming data alongside downloads and traditional sales.

    Billboard
  • Finland's disabled rockers earn Eurovision semi-final spot

    Middle-aged rock band PKN has won the spot to represent Finland at the Eurovision Song Contest after TV viewers strongly backed the rockers with learning disabilities. Their entry song -- a rowdy tirade against the numbing nature of daily chores that clocks only 87 seconds -- earned just 10 percent…

    AFP
  • Code Picks of the Week: Zedd, Nicolas Jaar, Howling and More

    Each week, CODE curates a diverse selection of the best new tunes in dance/electronic music. Take a listen for a fitting soundtrack to your weekend.Zedd ft. Selena Gomez – "I Want You to Know" Zedd and Gomez have made more headlines for their budding romance than their musical collaboration, but…

    Billboard
  • Bjork's next music video is made for virtual reality

    Let's say for a moment that the experimental Oculus VR movies that came out of Sundance didn't do anything for you, but that Icelandic songwriters totally float your boat. You're in luck because Björk's ...

    Engadget
  • The Verge Playlist: Victory for the internet

    We were perplexed by the color of a (kind of tacky) dress, we got emotionally invested in a high-speed llama chase, a new season of House of Cards is on Netflix, and, most importantly, the FCC has officially voted in favor of Title II classification for the internet. Let’s raise our glasses to Tom…

    The Verge
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    Find Out Who Blake Shelton's Epic New Celebrity Advisor Is on The Voice!

    Blake Shelton is all about that bass. The country crooner has tapped his epic new celebrity advisor for The Voice : Meghan Trainor ! News revealsthat the "All About That Bass" singer will mentor Team Blake in the NBC reality hit's hugely popular battle rounds, which kick off on Monday, March 9. E!…

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  • Kanye West Reveals New Album Title 'So Help Me God'

    Kanye West has spent the past week in Europe promoting an "80-percent done" new album that didn't have an album title or a release date. However, the rapper cleared up one of those questions last night on Twitter when he revealed that his upcoming Yeezus follow-up would be titled So Help Me...

    Rolling Stone
  • Brit awards shake up British album chart, boost Sam Smith

    Fallout from the Brit awards shook up the music charts on Sunday, knocking U.S. rock band Imagine Dragons off the top spot in favor of English singer/songwriter Sam Smith, data from the Official Charts company showed. Smith won the British BreakThrough Act award at last week's ceremony, helping…

    Reuters
  • Charmayne Maxwell, Singer in Grammy-Nominated Brownstone, Dies at 46

    Her R&B group, who were signed to Michael Jackson's record label in 1994, saw its debut album go platinum.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Madonna plans global tour for new album

    Madonna on Monday announced concerts across North America and Europe to support her new album, her first extensive shows since a high-grossing and controversy-filled global tour in 2012. The pop superstar will start a 35-date tour to accompany her "Rebel Heart" album on August 29 in Miami, with…

    AFP
  • Depeche Mode Founder Martin Gore Preps New Instrumental LP

    Depeche Mode founder Martin Gore will release MG, a solo LP of 16 electronic instrumentals, on April 28th via Mute. Gore began work on the album following the March 2013 conclusion of Depeche Mode's Delta Machine tour, writing and producing the material at his home studio in Santa Barbara,…

    Rolling Stone
  • There are a Lot of Conspiracy Theories About Kanye's New Album Title

    After a week of apologizing and crying, Kanye West capped off his busy February by announcing the name of his upcoming seventh studio album. The 37-year-old headline magnet unveiled the album title — So Help Me God — and cover art on Twitter on Saturday night, which naturally incited waves of love…

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  • Is Carly Rae Jepsen's 'I Really Like You' the New 'Call Me Maybe'?

    Carly Rae Jepsen is out once again to get a pop song stuck in your head for the duration of the year. Coming off the success of her undying catchy song "Call Me Maybe" in 2011, Jepsen has released "I Really Like You," and we really like it. "I really really really really really really like you,"…

    ETonline
  • Kanye West Announces Religious-Themed Title for Next Album

    Kanye West is turning to religion, again.

    The Wrap
  • Madonna Thinks Kanye 'Takes Things Too Seriously'

    Madonna has reigned supreme over award shows since first rolling around at the MTV Video Music Awards in 1984, and now she has some advice for Kanye West: calm down."Don't go to awards shows looking for justice," Madonna said in a new interview with Rolling Stone. "That's like trying to find a…

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