Solange Announces New Album, Says She's Ready to 'Shake Things Up' in 'New York Times' Interview

In an interview with The New York Times Style Magazine, Solange opens up about her upcoming album and the elements of black womanhood that inform her work as an musician and multimedia artist.  Her currently-untitled fifth album,

Ashlee Simpson & Evan Ross on Reentering the Spotlight and What They Learned While Making Their Joint EP

Ashlee Simpson's first musical mission in 10 years is significant to her for a lot of causes — not least of all as a result of she's singing along with her husband, Evan Ross. This fall, the

Daft Punk's Thomas Bangalter Teases New Techno Heat 'Riga (Take 5)': Listen

It's been 5 years since Daft Punk launched any new materials, however that doesn't imply its members have been resting on their laurels. The duo has stored busy co-producing with artists like The Weeknd and Arcade Fire,

The Disappearing '80s: Is It the End of the World For R.E.M., The Cure and More on Alternative Radio?

This week, Billboard celebrates the 30th anniversary of our Alternative Songs chart. Here, we glance again at a few of these artists who had been large on the chart three a long time in the past, and see which ones —

Lou Reed, B-52s, The Cure & More: 10 Acts That Earned Their First HipHopMagz No. 1s on the Alternative Songs Chart

These acts did not simply get an Alternative Songs No. 1 — their leaders have been the primary of their careers. Since its inception 30 years in the past, Billboard's Alternative Songs airplay chart has mirrored the

How Rise Against's 'Savior' Nearly Became HipHopMagz's Biggest Alternative Hit Ever — Without Ever Reaching No. 1

This week, Billboard celebrates the 30th anniversary of our Alternative Songs chart. Here, we take an prolonged take a look at the weird run of Rise Against's "Savior" on the chart within the late '00s, and the way it ended up

15 Rock Bands That Have Surprisingly Never Had a No. 1 Hit on the Alternative Songs Chart

No Doubt, Soundgarden, Rise Against and Dave Matthews Band are amongst those that’ve oddly by no means reached the summit. Billboard's Alternative Songs chart is celebrating its 30th birthday. Since it launched in 1988, the chart has mirrored

How the Original 1988 Alternative Songs Chart Helps Explain Where Alternative Music Is in 2018

This week, Billboard celebrates the 30th anniversary of our Alternative Songs chart. Here, we check out the 30 songs populating the unique chart, dated Sept. 10, 1988, to indicate how the place we're nearer now to the place we

Aqueous Branches Out Stylistically With 'Color Wheel': Album Premiere

As an album title, Aqueous' new Color Wheel — premiering solely beneath — covers a number of floor, each musically and lyrically. The Buffalo-based quartet's fourth studio album, and first full-length since 2014, is its most far-reaching up to

I'll Stick Around: Why Foo Fighters Have Endured because the Top Artist within the Alternative Songs Chart's History

This week, Billboard celebrates the 30th anniversary of our Alternative Songs chart. Here, we dive into the in depth Alternative Songs catalog and beautiful consistency of Foo Fighters, the No. 1 band within the chart's decades-long historical past.  When Billboard launched its Alternative