Despite delays along the way, Baltimore rapper/dancer Rye Rye has persevered, and M.I.A.’s N.E.E.T./Interscope will release her long-awaited debut, “Go! Pop! Bang!,” on Jan. 11.
Authorities say rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight was arrested on an outstanding traffic warrant as he left a restaurant near Universal Studios outside Los Angeles.
Here’s our round-up of singers’, rockers’ and rappers’ 20 coolest and funnest tweets from the past seven days. Be sure to tag @billboarddotcom to your favorite music retweets (and don’t forget to follow us!)
Billboard Bits: Jamie Foxx Announces New Album, Christina Aguilera’s New Guy Takes Time Off from Band
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Dave Matthews’ upcoming gigs with Tim Reynolds in Seattle will not only donate 100% of the shows’ proceeds — an estimated $1 million — to charity, but will give specifically to causes personally selected by each concertgoer.
The Japanese music market may be increasingly resistant to international repertoire, but that isn’t stopping Girls’ Generation. The Korean girl group is hoping to turn huge YouTube buzz into sales in Japan and other international markets.
Juanes will be answering your questions live on camera on Dec. 7. Tweet what you want to know now.
The Maccabeats — an all-male a capella group from Yoshiva University — are making sure that this holiday season no one overlooks the eight crazy nights of Hanukkah.
Although he was nominated twice last year, Drake says that hearing his name called as a Grammy nominee is still a surreal experience.
Take That has Europe’s new No. 1 album with “Progress, “replacing Rihanna’s “Loud.”