Chris Stapleton & Dua Lipa Release ‘Think I’m in Love With You’ Live Duet After ACM Awards

Chris Stapleton and Dua Lipa made for one of the biggest surprises of the evening at the 2024 Academy of Country Music Awards on Thursday night, when they paired up to perform a collaborative version of “Think I’m in Love With You,” a song from Stapleton’s 2023 album HIgher. OnContinue Reading

Xavi’s ‘Corazón de Piedra’ Tops Regional Mexican Airplay Chart

Xavi earns his second No. 1 on Billboard’s Regional Mexican Airplay chart as “Corazón de Piedra” advances from No. 3 to lead the May 25-dated ranking. “Corazón de Piedra” takes the top spot as the Greatest Gainer of the week, with 7.8 million audience impressions on U.S. reporting radio stations during the MayContinue Reading

Tinashe is finding her own success with “Nasty” from her new album ‘QUANTUM BABY,’ now that she’s an independent artist. We share her transition from girl group, to a solo artist, to going independent and more. Tetris Kelly: Tinashe may be a name you know, but as an indie artist?Continue Reading

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. The all-new original animated series The Fairly OddParents: A New Wish arrives Monday (May 20) on Nickelodeon.Continue Reading

Lululemon’s Viral $68 Purse Has Reviewers Ditching Designer Bags for This Design (And It’s Almost Sold Out)

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Lululemon has gathered a cult following of loyal shoppers who consider it one of the bestContinue Reading

Kelly Price has clarified her stance after offering Diddy a “prayer” following his apology in response to a 2016 surveillance video of the Bad Boy CEO assaulting his ex-girlfriend Cassie Ventura posted by CNN last week. “For those who misconstrued, misinterpreted or just chose to put words in my mouth,Continue Reading

On Thursday (May 16), the art, music and activism of Pussy Riot founder Nadya Tolokonnikova was honored at a benefit pop-up in New York City, presented by the American Folk Art Museum. Held at Canvas 3.0 at The Oculus, An Evening with Nadya Tolokonnikova, Creator of Pussy Riot featured aContinue Reading

Adele Can’t Get Enough ‘Espresso’: See Sabrina Carpenter’s Saucy Response

Adele might be laid up with boyfriend Rich Paul, but she’s really thinking about Sabrina Carpenter in bed — at least according to the “Nonsense” singer. On Sunday, Carpenter took to her official X page to respond to the “Hello” singer’s recent show of affection for her smash hit singleContinue Reading

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. It’s almost time for the NBA Finals! The Boston Celtics will host the Indiana Pacers forContinue Reading

Taylor Swift Thanks ‘Magical’ Fans in Sweden for Breaking All-Time Stadium Attendance Record

Taylor Swift came to Stockholm, saw Friends Arena and conquered the stadium’s all-time attendance record, as shared by the pop star in a new post on social media. Sharing a quartet of photos from her three Eras Tour performances at the venue on X, Swift thanked her Swedish Swifties forContinue Reading

Willie Nelson Is Dropping a Weed Cookbook: Here’s Where to Preorder a Copy

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Willie Nelson has teamed up with his wife Annie to bring some favorite recipes to yourContinue Reading

New York City Mayor Eric Adams Is Considering Revoking Diddy’s Key to the City

New York City Mayor Eric Adams bestowed Diddy with a key to the city last September, but is now looking into the possibility of rescinding the prestigious honor after surveillance footage was leaked by CNN of Sean Combs attacking his then-girlfriend Cassie at a Los Angeles hotel in March ofContinue Reading

Top 5 Father’s Day Wallets: Upgrade Dad’s Essentials

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Father’s Day is approaching (it’sJune 16th!), but it’s never too early to begin searching for gifts.Continue Reading

Bacilos’ latest studio album, Pequeños Romances, has topped this week’s new music Latin poll. In a poll published on Friday (May 17) — in support of the weekly New Music Latin roundup and playlist, curated by Billboard Latin and Billboard Español editors — music fans voted for the duo’s newestContinue Reading

Drake Loses Over Half a Million Dollars in Fury vs. Usyk Boxing Match Gamble

Drake probably won’t be cracking open any bottles of bubbly following his latest sports gamble. The Champagne Papi has lost a total of $565,000 after betting that Tyson Fury would win the Saturday (May 18) boxing match against Oleksandr Usyk, who ultimately proved victorious over his opponent to become theContinue Reading

NCT Dream Brings Their ‘Personalities’ to First-Ever CASETiFY Collection: Here’s What You Can Buy Online

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. NCT Dream wants to enchant fans beyond their music with their first-ever collection of tech accessoriesContinue Reading

Post Malone & Morgan Wallen’s ‘I Had Some Help’ & Sabrina Carpenter’s ‘Espresso’ Lead Billboard Global Charts

Post Malone’s “I Had Some Help,” featuring Morgan Wallen, blasts in at No. 1 on the Billboard Global 200 and Sabrina Carpenter’s “Espresso” stirs up a second week atop the Billboard Global Excl. U.S. chart. Related Post Malone & Morgan Wallen’s ‘I Had Some Help’ Soars In at No. 1Continue Reading

Eminem’s Daughter Hailie Jade Marries Evan McClintock: ‘Waking Up a Wife This Week’

A little over a year after getting engaged, Eminem’s daughter Hailie Jade is now married. Congrats are in order for the 28-year-old, who revealed she tied the knot over the weekend with Evan McClintock. Related Obituary for Eminem’s Slim Shady Appears in Detroit Newspaper Ahead of Rapper’s… 05/14/2024 “Waking upContinue Reading

Randy Rainbow Reimagines a Dolly Parton Hit to Slam Donald Trump With ‘Forty-Five’: Watch

With Donald Trump spending much of his time in court as of late, internet sensation Randy Rainbow decided to serve up his latest take on the former president’s legal troubles with a little help from Dolly Parton. Related 45 Times Parody Singer Randy Rainbow Roasted Donald Trump 08/22/2023 In his newContinue Reading

Spotify’s Bundle Plan Is a ‘Betrayal.’ The NMPA Will Make a Legislative Proposal to Fight It (Guest Column)

Spotify has once again shocked the songwriting community by attempting to use a legal loophole to find a new way to pay them less.  Music creators had enjoyed a relative period of peace with Spotify since songwriters and music publishers struck a deal with digital services in 2022 to raiseContinue Reading

‘The Wizard of Oz’ Celebrates 85th Anniversary With Official Cookbook: Here’s Where to Order It Online

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. The Wizard of Oz has cast a spell over audiences for decades, and now, for theContinue Reading

A week after Myke Towers’ “La Capi” landed atop Billboard’s Tropical Airplay chart, the song continues its radio success as it crowns the overall Latin Airplay chart (dated May 25). “La Capi,” released via One World International/Warner/Warner Latina, advances from No. 3 to No. 1 boosted by a 12% gain in audienceContinue Reading

Tyla Sizzles & Stops Traffic in Twerk-Filled ‘Jump’ Video Featuring Gunna & Skillibeng

“From Jozi to Ibiza,” it’s all eyes on Tyla. The South African singer returned on Monday (May 20) to drop off the steamy “Jump” video featuring appearances from Gunna and Skillibeng. Related After ‘Water,’ Tyla Reveals Her Global Takeover Strategy: ‘You’re Going to See Me Everywhere’ 03/28/2024 Nabil helms theContinue Reading

Post Malone & Morgan Wallen’s ‘I Had Some Help’ Soars In at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100

Post Malone’s “I Had Some Help,” featuring Morgan Wallen, launches at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart. Post Malone achieves his sixth leader with the bitter breakup song and Wallen adds his second. Notably, the track premieres with 76.4 million official U.S. streams, according to Luminate, theContinue Reading

Saweetie Pays Homage to Grace Jones, ‘The Inspiration Behind the NANi Cover’

Saweetie saluted Grace Jones on the icon’s 76th birthday Sunday (May 19), and thanked her for inspiring the cover art of the rapper’s newest single “NANi.” “Happy birthday to THE ICON, Grace Jones,” she wrote on X. “thank you for the massive print you’ve made in fashion, culture & cuntiness.Continue Reading

TREASURE Drops Its First Collection With Uniqlo: Shop the Collab Before It Sells Out

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. TREASURE is releasing its very first clothing collaboration for fans to shop in celebration of theContinue Reading

Sabrina Carpenter Says She’s ‘So Not Chill’ About Making Her ‘Saturday Night Live’ Debut

Sabrina Carpenter is amped up after making her Saturday Night Live debut, and it’s not just because of all that “me espresso” she’s been drinking. Related Sabrina Carpenter Sizzles With ‘Espresso’ Performance on ‘SNL’ Season… 05/19/2024 Following her first-ever performance on the show Saturday (May 18), the 25-year-old singer sharedContinue Reading

Taylor Swift’s ‘Cruel Summer’ Is Now Her Sole Longest-Charting Hot 100 Hit

Taylor Swift’s “Cruel Summer” becomes her sole longest-charting hit on the Billboard Hot 100, adding a 54th week on the survey, dated May 25. It one-ups the 53-week run of her fellow former No. 1, “Anti-Hero.” “Cruel Summer” claims the mark among Swift’s 263 career Hot 100 entries, the mostContinue Reading

“This might not sound right, but it’s alright, it’s real/ I’m findin’ my way on the highway this year.” The chorus of “Concrete Kisses,” delivered in a peaceful lilt and surrounded by homespun guitars, gets at the heart of Room Under the Stairs, Zayn’s fourth solo studio album and whatContinue Reading

With Kendrick Lamar‘s “Not Like Us” enjoying a Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 debut — alongside an ever-extending stint at the top of the zeitgeist thanks to Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott — the Compton rapper’s musical scuffle with Drake continues to cast an unmistakable shadow over R&B/hip-hop and pop cultureContinue Reading

Anti Social Camp Taps Jacob Collier to Kick Off NYC’s Largest Songwriting Fest

Anti Social Camp is returning to New York City this summer, featuring a roster of over 200 artists, writers and producers. Perhaps the largest annual songwriting camp in the world, Anti Social Camp is a five day camp and festival, and this year, it will host artists like Jacob Collier,Continue Reading

Tom Hanks Asks Son Chet to Explain the Drake vs. Kendrick Lamar Feud to Him: ‘Who’s Winning??’

Drake and Kendrick Lamar‘s rap feud is a family matter to the Hanks clan. Feeling out of the loop on modern hip-hop’s biggest beef to date, Tom Hanks recently reached out to his 33-year-old son Chet Hanks for an explanation of the whole debacle, making for a hilarious conversation whichContinue Reading

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. DirecTV is slashing prices in celebration of National Streaming Day. Starting on Monday (May 20), newContinue Reading

T.I. Credits J. Cole for Stepping Out of Kendrick Lamar-Drake Feud: ‘That Was Quite Mature of Him’

While the dust appears to have settled in the Kendrick Lamar and Drake feud, other rappers are still providing their takeaways from the massive battle that swept the hip-hop world and permeated pop culture. Related Drake & Kendrick Lamar’s Rocky Relationship Explained 05/13/2024 T.I. pulled up to Big Boy’s Neighborhood inContinue Reading

Nas to Celebrate 30th Anniversary of ‘Illmatic’ With Three Las Vegas Shows Featuring Live Orchestra

Nas is taking his talents to Las Vegas. The Queensbridge icon is taking over the Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas for three shows throughout Labor Day Weekend to close out the summer in epic fashion. Related A Full List of Current Las Vegas Residencies (Updating) 05/14/2024 In celebration of Nas’Continue Reading

Eddie Vedder Slams Harrison Butker During Pearl Jam Concert: Watch

Eddie Vedder had some choice words for Harrison Butker following the Kansas City Chiefs kicker’s controversial commencement speech at Benedictine College last week.  Related GLAAD President Slams Harrison Butker’s Homophobic, Misogynistic Remarks As ‘Inaccurate… 05/15/2024 During Pearl Jam’s Saturday (May 18) concert at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, the 59-year-oldContinue Reading

Kid Rock Reportedly Waves Gun During Interview, Uses Uses Racial Slurs: ‘Write the Most Horrific Article About Me’

After years of speaking mostly to right-wing outlets, Kid Rock recently sat down with a reporter from Rolling Stone magazine, and according to writer David Peisner, their sometimes unhinged chat included Rock ranting about immigration, liberally using the N-word and, at one point, waving a gun in the air. RelatedContinue Reading

This week’s slate of new music includes fresh tracks from Luke Combs, Shelby Lynne and Becky Buller. Combs offers up a contribution to Twisters: The Album, while Lynne teams with Karen Fairchild, Ashley Monroe and Gena Johnson to craft new music. Bluegrass mainstay Buller highlights the importance of mental healthContinue Reading

Could Taylor Swift Headline a Future Kelce Jam? Here’s What Travis Kelce Thinks

It sounds like Travis Kelce is all for having Taylor Swift headline a future Kelce Jam festival — but there would definitely be some logistical details that would need to be handled first.  Related Travis Kelce’s Kelce Jam 2024: 6 Best Moments From Kansas City’s Biggest… 05/19/2024 At his second-everContinue Reading

‘Stax: Soulsville U.S.A.’ Salutes ‘Tenacious’ Spirit Behind Label Home of Isaac Hayes, Otis Redding, Booker T.

Nearly 50 years after being forced to close its doors in 1975, venerable label Stax Records became a Grammy winner once again in 2024. During the 66th annual Grammy Awards in February, the golden gramophones for best album notes and best historical album were awarded to the seven-disc box set Written InContinue Reading

Jon Wysocki, the founding drummer of rock band Staind has died at 53. The news was confirmed on Saturday, when Wysocki’s current band, Lydia’s Castle, posted about his passing on Instagram, writing, “On 5/18/2024 at 8:02pm, @jonwysocki4 passed away surrounded by family and friends that loved him dearly.” Staind also paid tributeContinue Reading

Grammy Museum in L.A. to Open Permanent Grammy Hall of Fame Interactive Exhibit in Early 2025

When the Recording Academy put the Grammy Hall of Fame on hiatus for one year, they said they were rethinking the entire process. They weren’t kidding. The first fruits of the retooling will be seen on Tuesday (May 21) when the inaugural Grammy Hall of Fame Induction Gala is heldContinue Reading

Carín León Reveals Tracklist, Cover of New Album ‘Boca Chueca Vol.1’

Carín León’s new album will be released May 30, and it won’t be business as usual, as the Mexican star exclusively tells Billboard. Boca Chueca Vol. 1 drops at 8 p.m. ET on May 30, and features 19 songs, including bilingual collabs with country stars Kane Brown and Leon BridgesContinue Reading

Vince Staples Prepping ‘Dark Times’ Album, Drops Contemplative ‘Shame on the Devil’ Video

Vince Staples announced the upcoming release of his sixth full-length studio album, Dark Times, on Monday morning (May 20), revealing that his Def Jam LP will drop on Friday (May 24). The 13-track collection is described in a release as “a muscular and revelatory work refining elements that have beenContinue Reading

Katy Perry Waves Goodbye To ‘American Idol’ Era With Tears, Flying Pizza and a Towering Dress Paying Tribute to Contestants

Katy Perry ended her seven-year American Idol run in style on Sunday night (May 19), singing, table jumping and pizza-tossing her way off the stage during the three-hour season 22 finale. While the episode was ostensibly meant to crown this year’s winner — which it did, spoiler alert, in singerContinue Reading

Fans Choose Zayn’s ‘Room Under the Stairs’ as This Week’s Favorite New Music

Zayn‘s Room Under the Stairs tops this week’s new music poll. Related Friday Music Guide: New Music From Billie Eilish, Zayn, A Boogie Wit da Hoodie and More 05/17/2024 Music fans voted in a poll published Friday (May 17) on Billboard, choosing the star’s latest album as their favorite new musicContinue Reading

The second (and last) day of the Tecate Emblema festival in Mexico City was all about female power, with Christina Aguilera, Nelly Furtado and Annita gracing the stage. The international superstars all sang and spoke in Spanish, conquering the almost 72,000 attendees that packed the Curve 4 of the AutódromoContinue Reading

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. It all comes down to this. After a back-and-forth series between two of the NBA’s mostContinue Reading

Taylor Swift Debuts Heavyhearted ‘How Did It End?’ Live After Joyful Max Martin Medley in Stockholm

Taylor Swift‘s surprise song set went from celebratory to somber in Stockholm on Sunday (May 19). For the acoustic section of her Eras show at Friends Arena, Swift was all smiles as she dedicated a medley to Sweden’s Max Martin — and then full of melancholy for the live debutContinue Reading

Amy Winehouse Biopic ‘Back to Black’ Has a Disappointing Opening Weekend

Back to Black, a biopic based on the life of acclaimed singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse, grossed a disappointing $2.85 million in its first weekend at the domestic (U.S. and Canada) box office, according to boxofficemojo.com. Related ‘Bob Marley: One Love’ Passes ‘Rocketman’ to Become One of the Top 5 Highest-Grossing Music… 04/08/2024 ThatContinue Reading

Taylor Swift’s The Tortured Poets Department locks in its fourth consecutive week atop the Billboard 200 (dated May 25), as the set earned 260,000 equivalent album units in the U.S. in the week ending May 16 (down 8%), according to Luminate. The effort is the first album to spend itsContinue Reading

50 Cent Reacts to Diddy’s Apology Over Cassie Ventura Hotel Assault Video

50 Cent didn’t take long to share his reaction to Sean “Diddy” Combs‘ apology over a 2016 video that appears to show the Bad Boy CEO assaulting then-girlfriend Cassie Ventura in a hotel. Related Diddy Shares Apology Over Disturbing Cassie Ventura Hotel Video: ‘I’m Truly Sorry… 05/19/2024 “This is not goingContinue Reading

Travis Kelce’s Kelce Jam 2024: 6 Best Moments From Kansas City’s Biggest Music Festival

Who’s had a better year than Travis Kelce? Another Super Bowl ring, dating arguably the most popular musician on the planet in Taylor Swift and a new contract extension, life ain’t too bad for the Kansas City Chiefs superstar tight end. With all of the victories, added exposure and soaringContinue Reading

Jake Gyllenhaal Sings Rendition of Boyz II Men’s ‘End of the Road’ in ‘SNL’ Season Finale: Watch

Jake Gyllenhaal showed off his R&B musical chops while hosting Saturday Night Live. Related Sabrina Carpenter Sizzles With ‘Espresso’ Performance on ‘SNL’ Season… 05/19/2024 During his opening monologue on May 18, the Road House actor sang an impressive rendition of Boyz II Men‘s 1992 hit song “End of the Road”Continue Reading

Diddy Shares Apology Over Disturbing Cassie Ventura Hotel Video: ‘I’m Truly Sorry’

Sean “Diddy” Combs has issued an apology in response to a 2016 video that appears to show him assaulting then-girlfriend Cassie Ventura in a hotel. Related L.A. District Attorney Explains Why Diddy Can’t Be Prosecuted Over Cassie Ventura… 05/18/2024 On Sunday morning (May 19), the hip-hop mogul took to socialContinue Reading

Sabrina Carpenter brought the heat to Studio 8H. The 25-year-old pop star made her musical guest debut on Saturday Night Live, performing her Billboard Hot 100 chart top 10 song “Espresso,” along with a medley of “Feather” and “Nonsense.” The season 49 finale on May 18 was hosted by JakeContinue Reading

Lil Wayne Brings Out 2 Chainz for Riveting Kelce Jam 2024 Headlining Performance

Lil Wayne is a living legend, and he was feeling the love from the raucous Kansas crowd. Weezy headlined Travis Kelce’s Kelce Jam 2024 presented by Jim Beam on Saturday night (May 18) about a half-hour outside Kansas City across the Missouri state line. Thousands filled the outdoor Azura AmphitheaterContinue Reading

Weekends With Adele: How to Get Tickets to Adele’s Las Vegas Residency

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Weekends With Adele is off and running. After taking a break to recover from illness, AdeleContinue Reading

Brazilian superstar Anitta kicked off her Baile Funk Experience, a world tour that includes her first concert series in North America, this Saturday (May 18) in Mexico City. The start of the trek took place during the third edition of the Tecate Emblema festival, held Friday and Saturday at theContinue Reading

Taylor Swift Debuts ‘Guilty as Sin?’ Live on Guitar in Stockholm: ‘One of My Favorite Songs’ From ‘Tortured Poets’

Taylor Swift induced some Tortured Poets-level hysteria when she performed “Guilty as Sin?” live for the first time at her Eras Tour stop in Stockholm, Sweden, on Saturday (May 18). Related All the Surprise Songs Taylor Swift Has Performed on The Eras Tour (So Far) 05/18/2024 Swift, who brought her ErasContinue Reading

The first day of the Tecate Emblema festival in Mexico City on Friday (May 17) featured a lineup that was sonically broad and led mainly by women, bringing everything from electro-pop to hip-hop to the Curve 4 of the Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez. As the icing on the cake at theContinue Reading

Zac Brown ‘Took the Steps Necessary’ to Protect Family With Kelly Yazdi Lawsuit, Singer Says

Zac Brown has released a statement regarding a lawsuit filed against estranged wife Kelly Yazdi. On Saturday (May 18), Billboard obtained a response from the Zac Brown Band frontman’s representative, which can be read in full below. Related Country Power Players: Billboard’s 2024 List Revealed 05/09/2024 “After much deliberation, I tookContinue Reading

Billie Eilish was spotted vibing to Kendrick Lamar‘s “Not Like Us.” In a video that began circulating on social media Saturday (May 18), the 22-year-old pop star is seen dancing and singing along to K. Dot’s infectious Drake diss, which recently debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100Continue Reading

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Challengers, the sports drama starring Zendaya, Josh O’Connor and Mike Faist, is going viral on socialContinue Reading

Britney Spears is giving fans an update on her injured foot and sharing details about an extravagant trip to Mexico. In a social media post on Friday (May 17), the 42-year-old pop star wrote that her bruised and swollen foot has officially healed following an accident at Los Angeles’ ChateauContinue Reading

L.A. District Attorney Explains Why Diddy Can’t Be Prosecuted Over Cassie Ventura Hotel Video

Sean “Diddy” Combs won’t be prosecuted over a 2016 video that appears to show him assaulting then-girlfriend Cassie Ventura in a hotel, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office. Related Cassie Ventura’s Husband Speaks Out After Diddy Hotel Video Surfaces: ‘Men Who Hit Women Aren’t Men… 05/17/2024 “We findContinue Reading

To say that Backstreet Boys’ second album (third internationally) was born out of difficult circumstances would be something of an understatement. Since making their belated U.S. breakthrough with 1997’s Backstreet’s Back, Brian Littrell had undergone open heart surgery, Howie Dorough and Kevin Richardson had both lost close family members, andContinue Reading

DannyLux Fulfills Elderly Vendor’s Retirement Dream & More Uplifting Moments in Latin Music

From career milestones to new music releases to major announcements and those little important moments, Billboard editors highlight uplifting moments in Latin music. Here’s what happened in the Latin music world this week. DannyLux & Jesús Morales‘ Heartwarming Gesture On Valentine’s Day, DannyLux and Jesús Morales, a creator known for his positive impact, collaboratedContinue Reading

Selena Gomez’s Rare Beauty Puffy Makeup Bag Is the Ultimate Accessory: Available at Sephora

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. For those seeking a practical and chic makeup bag, explore Rare Beauty’s Find Comfort Puffy MakeupContinue Reading

Which Performance at the 2024 ACM Awards Was Your Favorite? Vote!

From the red carpet fashion to the emotional acceptance speeches, this year’s ACM Awards were full of memorable moments. But the highlight of the show was arguably the star-studded lineup of performances, from Dua Lipa‘s surprise cameo with Chris Stapleton to host Reba McEntire‘s blazing closing number. Related Here AreContinue Reading

It’s Friday, May 17, and Billie Eilish has released her new album ‘Hit Me Hard and Soft,’ Saweetie put out “NANi” and Bebe Rexha released her new single “Chase It (Mmm Da Da Da).” In a 2016 surveillance video published by CNN, Diddy appears to assault his former girlfriend CassieContinue Reading

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. If you’re a music lover, Disney+ has a ton of entertainment just for you. The streamingContinue Reading

Stray Kids Share Process Behind ‘Lose My Breath,’ Preparing for ‘Authentic’ New Music & Tour

Only two months ago, Stray Kids told Billboard the band’s 2024 would be “very different from what we’ve done so far,” with the four-time Billboard 200 chart-toppers’ latest New York trip already proving that to be the truth. Sitting inside a recording studio owned by their U.S. label, Republic Records,Continue Reading

Tencent Music Shares Gain 16% on Earnings, Analyst Upgrades as Music Stocks Surge to New High

Tencent Music Entertainment (TME) stock rose 15.7% to $15.43 after the release of its first-quarter earnings on Monday (May 13), which showed net profit rising 28% to $212 million as music subscription revenue surpassed $500 million and the company’s subscribers rose by 7 million to 113 million. Online music revenueContinue Reading

Reik Breaks Down 5 Essential Tracks on New ‘Panorama’ Album

Mexican group Reik returned to their pop roots with Panorama, a 13-track album that honors their past while exploring more avant-garde compositions. It’s their first LP since 2009’s Ahora, but that album was mainly comprised of past hits with only a few new tracks. Released on May 10 under SonyContinue Reading

Tonight, one of the world’s major destinations for dance music, EDC Las Vegas, begins at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The three-day festival, produced by Insomniac Events, famously begins each day at sunset and then goes until dawn, with performances from several hundred DJs filling the nocturnal hours in between.Continue Reading

Cassie Ventura’s Husband Speaks Out After Diddy Hotel Video Surfaces: ‘Men Who Hit Women Aren’t Men’

Cassie Ventura‘s husband, model Alex Fine, has spoken out after a video of Sean “Diddy” Combs appearing to physically assault Ventura — whom the hip-hop mogul dated on and off for 11 years — surfaced online Friday (May 17). Shortly after CNN posted the 2016 security surveillance clip — inContinue Reading

Joshua Bassett Announces Debut Album ‘The Golden Years’: Here’s When It Arrives

Joshua Bassett is going for gold. After years in the music industry, the 23-year-old singer-songwriter has finally announced that his debut studio album The Golden Years is arriving this summer. Sharing a teaser video for the project, Bassett simply wrote via Instagram on Friday (May 17), “THE ALBUM. THE GOLDENContinue Reading

With Mother’s Day in the rearview mirror, Gabby Barrett is learning to better appreciate the parent/child relationship the holiday represents. In successful child-rearing, Mom and Dad essentially make themselves obsolete — after doting on the kids, sinking time and money into them, those children grow up, move away and createContinue Reading

U.S. DOJ Plans to Sue Live Nation Following Antitrust Investigation: Explaining the Dispute

Officials with the Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division plan to sue Live Nation after they wrap up a two-and-a-half-year investigation into the company, according to two high-level sources with knowledge of the matter. The lawsuit will take aim at Ticketmaster’s use of exclusive venue contracts for its ticketing services, theContinue Reading

New Music Latin is a compilation of the best new Latin songs and albums recommended by Billboard’s Latin and Billboard Español editors. Check out this week’s picks below. Bacilos, Pequeños Romances (Kooperativa/Bacilos LLC) Bacilos has gifted their fans with their new album, Pequeños Romances, an 11-track musical journey that includes previously released singles “Anoche” and “Facho.” WithContinue Reading

Dan + Shay Give Justin Bieber Fatherhood Advice at 2024 ACM Awards: ‘You Gotta Learn As You Go’

As a dad of three, Shay Mooney has had well over 10,000 hours of practice at fatherhood. And in an interview with Billboard on the Winner’s Walk carpet at the 2024 ACM Awards Thursday (May 16), the Dan + Shay band member passed on a little bit of sage adviceContinue Reading

In Canada: Musicians Pay Tribute to Steve Albini, Feist & More Shortlisted for 2024 Prism Prize

Canadian musicians who worked with Steve Albini are sharing their admiration. Albini’s phenomenally prolific career included work on an estimated 2,000 albums, including landmark alt-rock records by Nirvana, Pixies and PJ Harvey. A wide range of notable Canadian artists worked with Albini and were quick to respond with effusive tributesContinue Reading

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Jay Wheeler is getting ready to reveal a merch drop with Billboard and TalkShopLive. The Puerto Rican artist will beContinue Reading

Luis Fonsi on what inspired his new album ‘El Viaje’ and how it is a reflection of his own journey in music. He also shares his collaboration with Carlos Vives on “Santa Marta” and more! Luis Fonsi: You know when you reach these kind of moments in life you lookContinue Reading

In need of some new tunes from your favorite queer artists? We’ve got your covered. Billboard Pride is proud to present the latest edition of Queer Jams of the Week, our roundup of some of the best new music releases from LGBTQ artists. From Billie Eilish’s long-awaited new album to Omar Apollo’s moody new single,Continue Reading

Diddy Appears to Assault Then-Girlfriend Cassie Ventura in 2016 Video

A 2016 surveillance video appears to show Sean “Diddy” Combs assaulting his then-girlfriend Cassie Ventura in a hotel, mirroring an assault allegation Ventura made in a now-settled lawsuit she filed against the hip-hop mogul in November. In the video, obtained by CNN and dated March 5, 2016, Combs appears toContinue Reading

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. The Big Cigar, a limited series centered around Black Panther Party founder Huey P. Newton, premieresContinue Reading

Gap x DÔEN: Here’s How to Shop the Limited-Edition Collection  

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Gap and DÔEN have joined forces for a special collection. The Gap x DÔEN collection isContinue Reading

This week, Billboard’s New Music Latin roundup and playlist — curated by Billboard Latin and Billboard Español editors — features fresh new albums from artists such as Luis Fonsi, Nora Gonzalez, and LAGOS, to name a few. Fonsi immerses us in a journey around the world with his album El Viaje, where each song is titled after a differentContinue Reading

Taylor Swift Releases Limited Edition ‘Tortured Poets’ Albums Featuring First Draft Voice Memos

With her latest deluxe edition of The Tortured Poets Department, Taylor Swift — aka the Chairman — is showing fans what some of the album’s songs sounded like before they left her desk. Related Taylor Swift’s ‘My Tears Ricochet’ Soundtracks New ‘It Ends With Us’ Trailer Starring Blake Lively:&nbsp… 05/16/2024Continue Reading