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Smashing Pumpkins’ ‘The World Is A Vampire’ Fest Is Heading Down Under

The 10-date festival run will feature Jane's Addiction, Amyl And The Sniffers, and more. ... Continue Reading

Sony Music’s Quarterly Revenue Hit $2.6 Billion on Streaming and Publishing Gains

Setting aside foreign exchange changes and the visual media and platform segment, Sony's recorded music and publishing revenues grew 10% year over year. ... Continue Reading

No Stories, No Surrender: Bruce Springsteen Makes Up for Lost Time With Searing, ‘Letter to You’-Heavy Tampa Tour Kickoff

Springsteen and the E Street Band began their first tour since 2017 on Wednesday night (Feb 1). ... Continue Reading

Warren Zevon’s Posthumous Rock Hall Nomination Was a Teary Family Celebration

"It feels like a significant moment for the Zevon family," says Warren's daughter, Ariel. ... Continue Reading

Janis Ian, Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway Win Top Awards at 2023 International Folk Music Awards: Full List

Songs written and performed by Anaïs Mitchell and Aoife O’Donovan tied for song of the year. ... Continue Reading

Clive Davis Gives Us the Inside Scoop On His Famous Party & Talks Whitney Houston Bio-Pic | Billboard Power 100 Party 2023

Clive Davis chatted with Billboard on the red carpet of the 2023 Billboard Power 100 Party. ... Continue Reading

Sir Lucian Grainge, CEO Of UMG, On Fighting For Music Rights & Taking A Stance Against Issues Within The Streaming Era | Billboard Power 100 Party 2023

Sir Lucian Grainge chatted with Billboard on the red carpet of the 2023 Billboard Power 100 Party. ... Continue Reading

Ozzy Osbourne Talks About Working With Taylor Hawkins, Post Malone, Loving the Beatles & More | Billboard News

Ozzy Osbourne talks about working with the late ‘Foo Fighters’ drummer Taylor Hawkins, Post Malone, loving Paul McCartney, the Beatles and more! ... Continue Reading

Ozzy Osbourne Is Done With Touring, But Says ‘My Goal Is to Get Back Onstage as Soon as Possible’

The legend also discussed working with the late Taylor Hawkins on his Grammy-nominated album & reveals what excuse Paul McCartney once gave him for not collaborating. ... Continue Reading

Elle King Symbolizes Country’s Increasing Ability, and Willingness, to Experiment

King, Laura Veltz, Bill Anderson and more discuss country music's flexible boundaries. ... Continue Reading

Jessica Simpson Drops Bombshell That a Married ‘Major Movie Star’ Once Tried to Romance Her

The encounter happened at an after-party for the 2001 MTV VMAs. ... Continue Reading

Samsung Unlocked: Here Are Ways to Pre-Order Galaxy S23 Smartphones Online

The new and improved Samsung Galaxy S23, Ultra S23 and S23+ were unveiled during the Samsung Unpacked event on Wednesday (Feb. 1). ... Continue Reading

CMA Reveals Triple Play Awards Honorees

Jody Williams Songs founder Jody Williams will receive the 2022 CMA Songwriter Advocate Award. ... Continue Reading

Doja Cat Roasts Some of Her Wildest Outfits & Hints at Her 2023 Grammy Awards Look

The rapper talks about her debut red carpet look, her VMAs hosting outfits and more. ... Continue Reading

Bizarrap & Shakira Spread Winning Streak Across Billboard Charts

“Bzrp Music Sessions, Vol. 53” has now topped nine U.S. Billboard charts. ... Continue Reading

Lizzo Is the Superhero We All Need in ‘Special’ Music Video

The latest visual off of the singer's 2022 album of the same name. ... Continue Reading

Digital Piracy Still Plagues Music Industry as Criminals Employ New Tactics, Says New Report

USTR’s “notorious markets” report says new methods like “bulletproof” ISPs are facilitating infringement - though copyright theft is worse for film and TV content. ... Continue Reading

Lizzo Gets Her First Madame Tussauds Wax Figure: ‘Introducing … WAXXO’

"Single-handedly one of the most terrifyingly meta moments of my life," the pop singer said of being memorialized in wax at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas. ... Continue Reading

John Legend Reveals Sweet Family Meaning Behind Baby Esti’s Name

The newborn's middle name also happens to be linked to the singer's family tree. ... Continue Reading

President Biden Asks Congress to Crack Down on ‘Massive’ Ticket Fees

Biden's call to action comes on the heels of the Senate Judiciary hearing targeting problems in the live music business. ... Continue Reading