Music News from Billboard

Daniel O'Donnell might have the luck of the Irish. He also has the stamina of a marathon runner.
Author: Lars Brandle
Posted: October 27, 2021, 5:55 am
Clarkson was so proud of her teenage warriors. “Way to go ladies,” she hollered, as she gave a standing ovation.
Author: Billboard Staff
Posted: October 27, 2021, 3:35 am
A previous deal for Ryman Hospitality Properties to acquire Block 21 was terminated in May 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Author: Jessica Nicholson
Posted: October 27, 2021, 3:11 am
On the latest Billboard Pop Shop Podcast, we find out the story behind Hocus Pocus’ “I Put a Spell on You,” as performed by Bette Midler and produced/arranged by Marc Shaiman.
Author: Katie Atkinson
Posted: October 27, 2021, 1:01 am
All Grammys look the same, but some categories are vastly more competitive than others. Here's how many entries are vying for a nomination in each category on the 2022 Grammy ballot.
Author: Paul Grein
Posted: October 27, 2021, 12:08 am
Check back often for updates to our schedule of albums to look forward to each week.
Author: Billboard Staff
Posted: October 27, 2021, 12:00 am
On Oct. 22, Elton John released The Lockdown Sessions, a collection of collaborations with today's living legends. Now Billboard wants to know: What's your favorite Elton John collaboration?
Author: Thania Garcia
Posted: October 26, 2021, 11:05 pm
Rep. Ted Deutch (D-Fla.) introduced new legislation Monday that would allow independent music artists, labels and creators to collectively negotiate more equitable rates.
Author: Melinda Newman
Posted: October 26, 2021, 10:52 pm
Primary Wave Music has signed a new deal with Luther Vandross' estate that includes a stake in the late R&B icon's publishing, master recording income stream, and name and likeness rights.
Author: Kristin Robinson
Posted: October 26, 2021, 10:23 pm
Ruben Rodriquez, a veteran record promotion executive whose career included successful tenures with Motown, Columbia, Elektra and his own Pendulum Records, died Sunday in his sleep. He was 68.
Author: Gail Mitchell
Posted: October 26, 2021, 9:49 pm