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BMI's 'Verano Alternativo' LAMC Showcase Will Feature Mr. Pauer, Vivanativa, Mitre & More

A summer showcase spotlighting some the most innovative Latin indie music acts takes place during the Latin Alternative Music Conference. Co-sponsored by BMI, the July 10 event will feature Latin Grammy-nominated Mr. Pauer, Mirella Cesa, Mitre, Vivanativa, PJ Sin Suela, Cheryl Rivera and

Panic! at the Disco's 'Pray for the Wicked' Set for No. 1 Debut on Billboard 200 Chart

Panic! at the Disco’s new album, Pray for the Wicked, is on track to debut at No. 1 on next week’s Billboard 200 chart, according to industry forecasters. Sources suggest the set, which was released on June

This Week in Billboard Chart History: In 1988, Debbie Gibson Made History Atop the Hot 100 With 'Foolish Beat'

Plus, remembering feats by Whitney Houston, Coldplay & Nelly. Your weekly recap celebrating significant milestones from more than seven decades Billboard chart history. June 25, 198830 years ago: Debbie Gibson became the youngest female soloist to have

Muna Talk 'Alex Strangelove' Cameo, Touring With Harry Styles & GLSEN's 'Pride' Compilation

The ladies synth-pop trio Muna have had a busy year. Last fall, the band supported Harry Styles as the opening act his tour, and earlier this month, they made a cameo in Netflix’s new queer teen rom-com

Billboard 200 Chart Moves: Fleetwood Mac's 'Very Best Of' Album Surpasses 2 Million Sold

On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart (dated June 23), Dave Matthews Band opened at No. 1 with Come Tomorrow, marking the group’s seventh leader. The set earned 292,000 equivalent album units in the week ending June

Dickey Betts Explains Calling Off Retirement, Continuing the Allman Brothers Band's Legacy

Dickey Betts says it's been “a little scary” returning to the stage this year after a four-and-a-half-year retirement/hiatus. But it's certainly better than the alternative. “When I turned 70 years old I just figured I wanted to

Florence + The Machine's 'Hunger' Hits No. 1 on Adult Alternative Songs Chart

It’s the band’s fifth leader on the list and first since 2015. Florence + the Machine tops Billboard's Adult Alternative Songs airplay chart for a fifth time, as “Hunger” rises 4-1 on the June 23-dated list. “Hunger”

Dickey Betts Explains Calling Off Retirement, Continuing the Allman Brothers Band's Legacy

Dickey Betts says it's been “a little scary” returning to the stage this year after a four-and-a-half-year retirement/hiatus. But it's certainly better than the alternative. “When I turned 70 years old I just figured I wanted to

Florence + The Machine's 'Hunger' Hits No. 1 on Adult Alternative Songs Chart

It’s the band’s fifth leader on the list and first since 2015. Florence + the Machine tops Billboard's Adult Alternative Songs airplay chart for a fifth time, as “Hunger” rises 4-1 on the June 23-dated list. “Hunger”

Rocker Diamante 'Coming in Hot' With Debut Album

Singer builds on YouTube success duet ‘Hear Me Now’ with Bad Wolves. Diamante is understandably excited. The 21-year-old Boston native, who has a lust for guitars, wants to bring rock back to the mainstream, and it’s beginning