Mayer Hawthorne is “almost finished” with his sophomore album, telling Billboard.com that the set is “still very rooted in that essence of Detroit soul” that he comes from but also promising that “the sound is evolving.”
The music video for “Hold My Hand,” the first official single off Michael Jackson’s posthumous album “Michael” (out Dec. 14), premiered today (Dec. 9) at 12:01 a.m. on Jackson’s official Vevo account.
Susan Boyle will likely again reign at No. 1 next week on the Billboard 200 albums chart with her latest album, “The Gift.”
After semi-nude photos of Christina Aguilera leaked online Wednesday, the star’s rep has issued a strongly-worded statement saying that the images were “personal” and promising to investigate the hackers who obtained them “aggressively.”
Billboard Bits: Beastie Boys Make Film With Will Ferrell and Jack Black, Warped Tour Bands Announced
Beastie Boys short film starring Will Ferrell, Elijah Wood, Jack Black in the works; first round of Warped Tour bands announced; and more.
The Doors’ Jim Morrison will get a posthumous pardon Thursday for an indecent exposure conviction in Florida
Aretha Franklin, who recently underwent surgery for an undisclosed health issue, was reported to be suffering from pancreatic cancer, according to a report on the Detroit News website.
Sometimes you just need to break something to help deal with the pain of a broken heart. Adele is using that exact philosophy in her new video, “Rolling in the Deep,” which debuted yesterday.
Upon the final night of Chanukah, a new song for the holiday that comically reworks Tao Cruz’s smash has lit up two of Billboard’s charts.
Katy Perry admitted on the “Ellen Degeneres Show” today (Dec. 8) that she is “in the process” of taking the last name of her new husband, Russell Brand.