Blake is clearly in a good place, unexpectedly embedded at the centre of pop culture, and his new album adds bright colours to his sound It feels strange now to recall a time when James Blake’s elevation from underground post-dubstep auteur to hotly-tipped mainstream artist seemed like the result of a clerical error. It was hard

When Mumford & Sons experimented on last year’s album, Delta, they sought the help of two female singers from across the Atlantic. One was West Memphis native Abbey Smith, who performs under the name Yebba. The other was Maggie Rogers, whose fondness for banjos and acoustic guitars made her a natural fit. We’ll be hearing

The tour will commemorate the guitarist’s momentous anniversaries of ‘Supernatural’ album and 1969 Woodstock performance. Carlos Santana announced today (Jan. 16) that he will be going on a North American tour this year. The 29-date tour will commemorate two of the legendary guitarist’s most momentous occasions: the 20th anniversary of his Grammy-award winning album, Supernatural, and the

The GN’R clip leads a video of Jennifer Lopez making a surprise appearance at a screening for her new film “Second Act.” Guns N’ Roses return to No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Facebook Live Videos chart, ruling the December 2018 tally with a live clip of “Sweet Child O’ Mine.” The chart, the latest of which recaps

Pop star accuses Ronald Fenty of damaging her beauty brand with his company Fenty Entertainment Rihanna has filed a lawsuit against her father, Ronald Fenty, in a dispute over the use of the Fenty name by their respective companies. The pop superstar has had huge success in recent years with her label Fenty, selling cosmetics, lingerie and, in collaboration

She recently released the hit tune Thank U, Next. And on Wednesday, Ariana Grande shared a sultry snap of herself in lingerie for her teaser of her upcoming song 7 Rings. The 25-year-old dropped fans’ jaws as she flashed skin in the countdown to her upcoming video 7 Rings. In one shot, the Thank U, Next stunner

It has comforted the downtrodden, inspired Britain’s schoolchildren and even been sprayed as graffiti. Now, the book has shifted shape again – into music It felt like the folk music equivalent of Avengers Assemble. Last September, I found myself sitting at a wooden dining table in the Lake District with multiple superheroes of British folk. Karine

Tim Showalter, known as Strand of Oaks, announced a new album titled Eraserland and dropped the vulnerable new track “Weird Ways” today (Jan. 15). Showalter also announced the schedule for his North American tour, kicking off in April. “Weird Ways” is about finally reaching a moment of clarity after a rough period. “I don’t feel it anymore,” Showalter sings,

Welcome back to Takeover Tuesday, where each week, Billboard taps chart-topping artists and tastemakers to compile their very own playlist exclusive to Billboard‘s Spotify account. We give the artists free rein to base the list on whatever subject they choose. The only rule? Make it as creative and unique to them as possible. With a name like Greensky Bluegrass,

New York rapper’s online-only album Hoodie SZN reaches No 1 spot mainly from 83m streams as digital downloads continue to plummet New York rapper A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie has topped the US album chart with sales of just 823 digital copies, a record low. His No 1 was mostly powered by streams, with his album Hoodie