Grammys Preview: The Best Bets For The Big Four Awards
0 0 0 It’s becoming a familiar setup: the biggest Grammy Award battle coming down to a face-off between a revered British pop star and R&B/hip-hop royalty. In 2016, those spots were filled by Adele and Beyoncé , ending with the former taking album of the year for 25 and giving a tearfully
Britney Spears, Luis Fonsi, Halsey & More to 'Go Purple' for GLAAD Spirit Day
0 0 0 GLAAD announced initial celebrity participants for Spirit Day 2017. The annual initiative that inspires millions around the world to wear purple or ‘go purple’ online in a unified stand against bullying and to show support for LGBTQ youth. Spirit Day 2017 will take place tomorrow, Oct. 19.
Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Almost Like Praying' Debuts as Top-Selling Song of the Week: 'I'm Filled With Gratitude'
0 0 0 The "Hamilton" creator and star earns his first top 40 Hot 100 hit. Lin-Manuel Miranda's new charity single "Almost Like Praying," featuring Artists for Puerto Rico, blasts in at No. 1 on the Digital Song Sales chart dated Oct. 28, with 111,000 downloads sold in the
13 Things to Know About the Charts This Week: 'Mi Gente' & 'Despacito' Make History In Hot 100's Top 10
0 0 0 Cardi B 's "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)" scores its third week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 (dated Oct. 21 ), while J Balvin and Willy William 's "Mi Gente," now featuring Beyonce , vaults 21-3. Plus, Shania Twain 's Now, her first studio album
Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Almost Like Praying' Set to Debut as Week's Top-Selling Song
0 0 0 More than 100,000 downloads should spark the 'Hamilton' star's first top 40 Hot 100 hit. Lin-Manuel Miranda's new charity single "Almost Like Praying," featuring Artists for Puerto Rico, should soar in at No. 1 on the Digital Song Sales chart dated Oct. 28, with
Nominees for 2017 American Music Awards React on Twitter: Bruno Mars, Halsey, Khalid and More
0 0 0 Billboard presented the full list of nominees on Thursday (Oct. 12) for the 2017 American Music Awards, which allows fans to vote for their favorite artists in each category. The list of nominees includes some of the biggest names across genres -- Kendrick Lamar , Bruno Mars , Coldplay , you
ASCAP Elects Joel Beckerman and Rudy Pérez to Board of Directors
0 0 0 The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers ( ASCAP ) announced this week that Joel Beckerman and Rudy Pérez have been elected as new writer members to its board of directors. As a composer and producer,Beckerman has scored more than 50 television series through his sound studio
Ciara Announces First Batch of 2017 AMA Nominees on 'GMA'
0 0 0 Ciara dropped by Good Morning America Thursday morning (Oct. 12) to announce the nominees for six categories for the 45th American Music Awards, including artist of the year and pop/rock song and album of the year. Joining hosts Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos and Lara Spencer at the
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee's 'Despacito' Is First Clip to Hit 4 Billion Views on YouTube
0 0 0 Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s "Despacito" is still outsprinting every other video on the planet. The Latin mega-hit just clocked-up a staggering 4 billion views on YouTube, a new benchmark on the giant streaming platform. [readmore:7990593] "Despacito" means “slowly” in
Here Is the Full List of 2017 AMAs Nominations
0 0 0 Bruno Mars, Drake and Ed Sheeran are among the top contenders. Nominations for the 45th annual American Music Awards are here. Ciara appeared on Good Morning America Thursday morning (Oct. 12) to announce the nominees for six categories, and the AMAs and Billboard are now presenting the full