Whitney Houston will be honored with a VH1 Divas Tribute this December
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Remember Whitney Houston with an astounding vocal isolation of “How Will I Know” from 1985. Rest in peace, Whitney.
Whitney Houston dead at 48 according to TMZ.
Brooklyn indie artists, Jon Sandler & The Fancy Band, won Hornitos & Billboard.com’s Mariachi Mashup contest with their unique take on “Young Folks” by Peter Bjorn & John. The fellas took home a nice chunk of change in $10,000, by bringing “Young Folks” to life with a fiery, mariachi-style trumpet line that replaced the song’s […]
Recently, Grace Potter and The Nocturnals covered Beyonce’s “Why Don’t You Love Me” for Billboard’s “Monday Mashup.” The musical contradiction is the perfect blend of rock and soul that would make even Beyonce proud. In the Billboard write-up, Potter waves her Beyonce fan flag as she goes on to describe Beyonce as an “inspiration.” Watch […]
Billboard.com has just released their list of top 100 artists who defined 2010 and named Lady Gaga the “Artist of the Year.” There’s no question that Lady Gaga has been a staple of the mainstream pop scene thanks to the success of her albums The Fame and The Fame Monster, though it’s pretty interesting to […]
Nicki Minaj dropped her hotly anticipated debut album, Pink Friday, today and it’s already burning up the charts. Currently, she’s going head-to-head with hip-hop heavyweight Kanye West for the #1 spot on the sales chart. To support the album release, the rapper sat down with Billboard to talk about her creative process and of course […]
We’ve seen a few sides to Keri Hilson up until now — there’s the catchy songwriter for pop’s massive stars like Britney Spears and the Pussycat Dolls. The there’s her vocal guest appearances on just about every Timbaland song for the past year that slowly helped her gain mainstream notoriety, which she’s managed to successfully […]
When I think of music mashups, I think of Girl Talk – or I did. However, Gregg Gillis isn’t the only mash artist on the block. Enter: DJ Earworm, who has created this year’s hottest mashup track, using Billboard’s top 25 songs of the year. Not only is this track hot as hell, I would […]
Nelly Furtado, the Grammy award winning artist, made history today with her lead single “Manos al Aire” as she became the first North American artist to score a #1 hit with an original Spanish song on Billboard’s “Hot Latin Songs” Chart. “Manos al Aire” is also number #1 overseas in Italy, Colombia, Chile and Central […]