Music News from Billboard
J-pop singer-songwriter Kenshi Yonezu adds another accomplishment to his ever-growing list of accolades: becoming the first Japanese artist to hit 5 million subscribers on his official YouTube channel.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:58 am
Japan’s Mrs. GREEN APPLE Celebrates 5th Anniversary With ‘Animal Crossing’ Island & Greatest Hits CD
J-pop band Mrs. GREEN APPLE recently celebrated its fifth anniversary with fans in a very 2020 way: They created a special band-themed island in "Animal Crossing: New Horizons," the popular Nintendo Switch game keeping players around the world busy during this period of social distancing.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:37 am
Emmanuel Kelly Talks ‘American Idol’ Full-Circle Moment, Performs ‘Never Alone’ on ‘The Kelly Clarkson Show’
Pop singer-songwriter Emmanuel Kelly appeared on The Kelly Clarkson Show today (July 8) to share with host Kelly Clarkson his full-circle American Idol moment.
Posted: July 9, 2020, 12:15 am
The trailer for the upcoming HBO series We Are Who We Are starring Kid Cudi premiered yesterday (July 7).
Posted: July 8, 2020, 11:31 pm
Live Nation U.K. and MelodyVR have partnered on Live From O2 Academy Brixton, a new experience that will allow artists to connect with fans via one-off VR concerts.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 11:27 pm
Steven Severin, co-owner of Neumos in Seattle, says the federal Restart Act could be music venues' last chance to survive the shutdown.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 11:23 pm
Bandsintown + Billboard re-launch three charts, ranking the artists with the most online livestreaming activity.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 11:14 pm
Future announced today (July 8) that he's launching the "I’m Still a Dreamer" Georgia COVID-19 Scholarship to incoming college freshmen through his FreeWishes Foundation.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 11:04 pm
From J Balvin to Banda MS to Aitana and beyond, which Latin artist has the best-animated music video of 2020? Vote on Billboard.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 10:53 pm
Blackpink scored its first top 40 single when the girl group's comeback single "How You Like That" debuted at No. 33 on the Billboard Hot 100 (dated July 8). But which K-pop group could make it to No. 1 on the chart?
Posted: July 8, 2020, 10:05 pm