Legendary San Francisco Station KFOG Shutting Down Next Month

Cumulus Media will replace the nearly 60-year-old station with a simulcast of the Bay Area AM sports station KNBR. Broadcasting company Cumulus Media is shuttering San Francisco alternative radio station KFOG (104.5 FM) next month, the company

Alejandro Aranda Changed ‘American Idol.’ Now, He’s Ready to Make an Impact as Scarypoolparty: ‘It’s Okay to Be Yourself’

American Idol fans know Alejandro Aranda as the masterful guitar and piano player that came in second to Laine Hardy on Season 17. Less than four months after Idol’s May 19 finale, Aranda is already selling out

Washing Raw Chicken Before Cooking It Can Make You Sick: Report

With all this talk about Popeyes and Chik-fil-A’s chicken sandwiches, we’re in the mood for a nice dinner right around now. If you’re more of a stay-at-home kind of guy or gal, you’re likely thinking of what

Alt-RnB band Dragonfruit team up with Triomphe for a new soulful single "Some Say"

Dutch alternative RnB/soul band Dragonfruit‘s newest effort “Some Say” sees the eclectic band teaming up with Rotterdam-based artist Triomphe who delivers a heartwarming performance over the lush soundscape laid before her. The song has a solemn, reflective

Apple Music Relaunches Best of The Week Playlist With New Name

Apple Music has been updating a number of its marquee playlists over the past month, but the biggest came Friday (Aug. 23), as the streaming service rebrands Best of The Week — consistently one of Apple Music’s

DOJ Consent Decree Review Moving Fast, Reviewing Hundreds of Comments From Across the Industry

“This process could result in something really good, really bad or nothing at all,” says a publishing-side executive. By the end of this year, performing rights organizations could find themselves with the most negotiating power they have

Of Monsters and Men Nabs First Rock Airplay No. 1 With ‘Alligator’

The track is also the only song by a group in the Alternative Songs top five. Of Monsters and Men's "Alligator" crowns Billboard's all-rock-format Rock Airplay chart, surging 4-1 on the Aug. 24-dated list. The lead single

K-Pop Group X1 Excels On Emerging Artists Chart, Despite Not Having Released Any Music Yet

Plus, Saweetie logs her second week at No. 1 and Half Alive & Wilder Woods debut. K-pop boy band X1 bounds 11-2 on Billboard's Emerging Artists chart (dated Aug. 24) — despite having not yet released any music. The group's

Matt Maeson Earns First Alternative Songs No. 1 With ‘Cringe’ in Record-Breaking Week For Soloists

Four of the top five are by solo artists for the first time. Billboard's Alternative Songs airplay chart has long been a stronghold for bands, but the Aug. 24-dated list reflects a marked shift in the makeup

Logic Announces His First Son With Fiancee Brittney Noell

Though Logic previously spent a few months living it up stag-style, it didn’t take long before a young woman stole his heart. After about a year and a half of dating, he and designer Brittney Noell were moving to get