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Eric Clapton Celebrates Christmas With First Full-Length Holiday Album: Exclusive

Eric Clapton will release his first full-length Christmas album, Happy Xmas, on Oct. 12.  The Bushbranch Records/Surfdog Records set, which features a cover illustration Santa Claus by Clapton, is Slowhand’s 24th studio album and his first since

Al Sharpton on What Aretha Franklin Means to Activists: She Was 'Dedicated to Uplifting her Community'

In the wake  Aretha Franklin’s death from pancreatic cancer at age 76 on Thursday (Aug. 16), longtime friend the Rev. Al Sharpton, the president and founder the National Action Network (NAN), writes in an exclusive essay for Billboard about Franklin's

Manchester Orchestra Announces Co-Headlining Tour With The Front Bottoms

Manchester Orchestra and The Front Bottoms have announced that they'll be embarking on a co-headlining tour this November and December. The tour surrounds Manchester Orchestra's yearly Thanksgiving celebration, The Stuffing, and The Front Bottoms' Christmas party, Champagne Jam. 

Darren Criss Plans to Rob John Legend of His EGOT, Talks 'Tramp Stamp' L.A. Piano Bar on 'Late Show': Watch

Making his first appearance on The Late Show on Thursday night (Aug. 9), actor/singer and Emmy nominee Darren Criss regaled host Stephen Colbert with his thoughts on the problem with millennial songs choices at piano bars, losing at the Emmys and his plan to

Irish Women's Hockey Team Sings 'All I Want For Christmas', Mariah Carey Gives Her Stamp Of Approval: Watch

For many Irish hockey fans, the Women's World Cup final against The Netherlands must have felt like Christmas Day, and what better way to celebrate the holiday than with the most iconic carol them all?  After nabbing the

Kris Jenner Talks Kardashian Xmas Card Fight, James Corden Says Kanye Bailed on 'Carpool Karaoke' Twice': Watch

Kardashians are loyal to a fault. Family matriarch Kris Jenner proved as much on Tuesday night (Aug. 7) when she chose some disgusting punishments over ratting out her clan during the latest edition The Late Late Show's

Meghan Trainor & Brett Eldredge Will Close Out Summer With 'CMT Crossroads': Exclusive

Friends and collaborators Meghan Trainor and Brett Eldredge are teaming up for a new episode CMT Crossroads, premiering Sept. 3.  The Grammy-winning pop star and the multi-platinum country singer, who worked together in the past for Elredge's Christmas album, are

Kim Kardashian Talks Donald Trump, Kanye West On 'Family Feud' and More: Watch

Kim Kardashian-West appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Monday (July 30) to talk about Donald Trump, Kanye West's appearance on Family Feud and her sister Kylie Jenner being an almost-billionaire. Back in late May, Kardashian-West met with President Trump to discuss

Martina McBride Shares 'America's Got Talent' Appearance Preview, Talks New Music & More: Exclusive

The country star reveals she is putting the finishing touches on a new Christmas album. Martina McBride just checked something new f her bucket list: serving as a guest judge on an episode America's Got Talent. While being

Mac Ayres Talks Upcoming Debut Album 'Something to Feel', Premieres 'Get to You Again': Exclusive

The 21-year-old R&B artist’s distinguished, soulful sound shines on his latest single. Mac Ayres may only be 21 years old, but his music has a distinguished sound. He creates soulful R&B that is self-produced and written. He