• Walk The Moon To Perform 'Shut Up And Dance' On The VMAs Red Carpet

    One of the biggest songs of the year is set to kick off the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards pre-show on Sunday. Walk the Moon will perform their hit single, "Shut Up and Dance," as well as their new song "Different Colors," on the red carpet this weekend, lead singer Nicholas Petricca confirmed to The…

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  • Everything We Know About Justin Bieber's Comeback Album

    In Billboard’s new fall preview issue, we take a look at Justin Bieber’s highly anticipated new album. Here’s what we know about the Biebs’ first proper full-length since 2012’s Believe.

    Billboard
  • How Creamfields Started the Global Dance Festival Movement

    This weekend, starting at 10 a.m PT/ 2 p.m. ET Friday, Yahoo Live will live stream selected acts from all three days of the Creamfields festival in the U.K., featuring sets from many of the top EDM acts in the world, including Fatboy Slim, Steve Aoki, Martin Garrix, and many more.

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    Fan Leaked Travi$ Scott's 'Rodeo' Tracklist

    A fan got a hold of Travi$ Scott's debut album 'Rodeo' and leaked the tracklist online. Most surprising is the track "Piss on Your Grave" featuring Kanye West and Paul McCartney which was rumored to be on Kanye's upcoming album 'Swish.'

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  • Watch Taylor Swift Sing 'Smelly Cat' With Lisa Kudrow at L.A. Show

    Taylor Swift's 1989 world tour has featured an epic roster of special guests, with names getting bigger and weirder as it's progressed. For her final show at Los Angeles' Staples Center, Swift brought out actress Lisa Kudrow, who reprised her famous Friends character Phoebe Buffay. With acoustic…

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  • Fifth Harmony Hits Top 10 on Social 50 Chart

    The group powers to a new peak thanks to fervent fan support, the power of Taylor Swift and a new song.

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  • The Business of Music: 4 Ideas Worth Noting

    Most people have probably spent at least a few days of their teen life wanting to break into the music business. I don't know about you, but I've probably dreamed about becoming the next Britney Spears during my teenage years. Image Credit: Flickr, Creative Commons, Redfishingboat (Mick O)It's a…

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  • New Orleans rings with music 10 years after Katrina

    The vibrant sounds of brass bands and buskers echo through the streets of New Orleans ten years after the birthplace of jazz was devastated by Hurricane Katrina. "There had been a long line of older musicians passing a culture on to younger musicians," guitarist Jonathan Frelich told AFP. The loss…

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  • Is Subscription Streaming Making Fourth-Quarter Blockbuster Albums Obsolete?

    As consumers gradually move away from buying a particular album and toward paying $10 a month into the record business as a whole, industry observers and executives see less imperative behind an October street date.

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  • Hot 100 Chart Moves: Fetty Wap Matches a Mark Last Achieved By the Beatles

    The rapper's first three hits rank at Nos. 8, 9 & 11, equaling an honor previously earned only by the Fab Four. Plus, moves for R. City, X Ambassadors, @iHeartMemphis & Little Mix.

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  • Billboard Cover: The Weeknd on Why 'Nobody Can Stop Me But Myself'

    At 11 o’clock on a humid night under an elevated subway track in Brooklyn’s Brighton Beach neighborhood, one stop short of Coney Island, Abel Tesfaye is dancing out of a cloud of artificial fog over and over again. He takes small but forceful steps, his distinctive dreadlocked rooster’s comb…

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    Great Album Covers Featuring Man's Best Friend (11 photos)

    Rick Springfield is enjoying a bit of a comeback, and there are those who think it's all part of the good "karma" he's banked along the years by being kind to canines. Also... it's National Dog Day! So let us celebrate 13 great album covers, including two Springfield LPs, on which man's best friend…

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  • All aboard Van Beethoven, where Oculus Rift meets the 19th century

    The LA Phil will soon take Beethoven to the streets, in a truck fitted with a virtual-reality headset that immerses listeners in 360-degree, 3D Beethoven.

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  • Apple Partners With Culture Portal Remezcla for Latin Streaming Curation

    “The fact that Apple went with someone like Remezcla instead of a mainstream property shows what we can offer in a genre that hasn’t been as innovative as it should be,” Remezcla CEO Andrew Herrera commented.

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  • Justin Bieber to Perform New Song 'What Do You Mean' at VMAs

    The song is the first taken from Bieber's new album. And it gets its official release this Friday (Aug. 28).

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  • Elvis Presley Nets 53rd Top 40 Album on Billboard 200 Chart

    Presley moves closer to Frank Sinatra's record total. Plus, six decades after his debut, the King of Rock & Roll crowns the Top Rock Albums chart.

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  • Beach House and Destroyer grapple with the past on two new records

    Whether that means staring down some perceived creative peak — "They’re fine, but I like their old stuff a lot better" — or grappling with new commercial realities, the same question looms in the background: how do you keep moving forward? To paraphrase Stephen Malkmus, you can’t quarantine the…

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