Meet Orville Peck, the Masked Gay Crooner Revitalizing Classic Country’s Spirit

Orville Peck wants to let you in, but not too closely. The rising country star, known for the leather-fringe mask he wears, is both a persona and a person. He won’t tell you his real name or where

‘Native Son’ Director, Music Supervisor Explain How Dead Kennedys, Death & The Clash Inspired HBO Film

“The music is such an important part of the storytelling and it becomes another character because of how unexpected it is.” Sometimes your most authentic self is the thing that outsiders suspect is your biggest pose. That's

Martin Garrix Teases Collab With Macklemore & Fall Out Boy’s Patrick Stump: Listen

"Summer Days" are here again, and Martin Garrix has a cross-genre sing-along coming to warm your speakers. The palm-tree-laced teaser promises vocals from thoughtful rapper Macklemore and Fall Out Boy frontman Patrick Stump. The single is set for

WWE Cancels Annual Backlash PPV Because Of Saudi Arabia Event: Report

WWE’s annual Backlash pay-per-view had been scheduled to take place at San Diego’s Pechanga Arena on June 16, but that is no longer the case. In fact, WWE has reportedly scrapped the Backlash PPV altogether. According to a

Kanye West Debuts New Song ‘Water,’ Unites With Chance the Rapper, DMX & More For Coachella Sunday Service

The mountain came to Kanye West on Sunday morning (April 21) of Coachella’s second weekend. Backed by guests Chance the Rapper, Teyana Taylor and DMX, West took to the top of several purpose-built hills on the festival site in

Ja Rule Calls 50 Cent a ‘Parasite’ and ‘Cancer to the Culture’

The saga continues in Ja Rule and 50 Cent’s ongoing feud. Taking to Instagram on Friday (April 19), Ja Rule put his longtime rival on blast. The former Murder Inc. rapper went off on the G-Unit rapper,

New Politics Unveils Motivational Lyric Video for ‘Comeback Kid’: Exclusive

New Politics dropped the lyric video for their spunky new single “Comeback Kid” on Friday (April 19), exclusively with Billboard. The visual stars an animated superhero wearing the band’s insignia as the trio blast through the upbeat

Wendy Williams Admits She’s Feeling "Happy" After Divorce From Husband

Wendy Williams officially filed for divorce from her cheating husband last week and since then, Kevin Hunter has been fired from his executive producer title on Wendy’s talk show and was given 48 hours to vacate from their

AfroPunk Atlanta 2019 Lineup Revealed! Anderson .Paak, Danny Brown, Earthgang & More to Headline!

The #AFROPUNK Atlanta lineup is here! Hitting the stage at the Windsor 787 during the weekend of October 12-13th, are Anderson .Paak and the Free Nationals, FKA Twigs, Danny Brown, Gallant, Smino, SiR, Fantastic Negrito, Earthgang, Leikeli47,

PUP, Weyes Blood & Hit-Boy Debut on Emerging Artists Chart

Plus, City Girls hold at No. 1. PUP, short for Pathetic Use of Potential, debuts at No. 4 on Billboard's Emerging Artists chart (dated April 20), as the punk-rock quartet's third full-length, Morbid Stuff, debuts at No. 1 on the Heatseekers Albums survey with 6,000