Jacquees Talks Aretha Franklin, Working With Young Thug & More at Hot 100 Fest: Watch

Jacquees sat down with Billboard’s Kevan Kenney at the Hot 100 Festival on Saturday (Aug. 18), paying tribute to Aretha Franklin, discussing working with Young Thug and chatting about his forthcoming album with Chris Brown. Speaking the late Aretha

Death Cab For Cutie's 'Something About Airplanes' Turns 20: A Track-by-Track Retrospective

Happy 20th to Death Cab for Cutie’s debut album, Something About Airplanes, released on this day (Aug. 18) in 1998. The band, then led by Ben Gibbard and Christopher Walla, was still a few years ahead their first

Billboard Hot 100 Festival 2018: Best Moments From Day One

The fourth annual Billboard Hot 100 Festival kicked f Saturday (Aug. 18) at the Norwell Health at Jones Beach Theater. With headlining performances on the way from superstars Halsey and Rae Sremmurd, the day got f to a strong

4 Session Musicians Share Their Memories of Working With Aretha Franklin

There isn’t a more definitive portion the Aretha Franklin canon than the 12-LP run she enjoyed on Atlantic Records during her first six years on the label, a period which yielded such masterpieces as 1967’s I Never

13 Things to Know About the Charts This Week: Remembering Aretha Franklin's Record-Setting Achievements & More

Travis Scott rules the charts this week, as the rapper's latest album Astroworld opens at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with the second-largest weekly unit total  2018, sparking his rise to No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 for the first time. Plus, Drake continues his

Lali Esposito Talks New Album, 'Brava,' & Track by Track Review

Lali is resting in Ibiza after her last sold-out shows in Miami and Tel Aviv. She also stopped by Madrid, where she got tons promotion supported by Spanish radio host Tony Aguilar Los 40 Principales. Even before

BTS' Citi Field Show Sells Out Within One Hour

Tickets for BTS’ first-ever U.S. stadium show sold out Friday (Aug. 17), with the band’s loyal ARMY buying out New York City’s Citi Field in a matter minutes after tickets went on sale. Though the exact time

TWICE Talk Their Addictive Brand of K-Pop, Covering Jackson 5, Drake's 'In My Feelings' & More: Watch

K-pop nonet TWICE spent the last weekend in Los Angeles at KCON 2018 LA, where the members sat down with Billboard to talk about some their recent activities and their music.    Group leader Jihyo reflected on why

Michelle Williams on How Aretha Franklin Inspired Her: 'Aretha Never Had to Pick' Between Gospel and R&B

In the wake  Aretha Franklin’s death from pancreatic cancer at age 76 on Thursday (Aug. 16), singer Michelle Williams tells Billboard about how Franklin's careers in both secular and gospel music helped her find her voice as she was getting started in

LP Announces New Album, Shares New Single 'Girls Go Wild': Watch

After the long-overdue success that followed Laura Pergolizzi — better known as LP — after the release her fourth album, Lost on You, the Los Angeles singer-songwriter has announced a new, as–now untitled album, and shared new single