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

John Cameron Mitchell to Perform 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' Music on Upcoming Tour

John Cameron Mitchell, the co-creator and star of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, introduced his upcoming U.S. Origin of Love Tour on Wednesday (Oct. 10). During the five-show stint Cameron will carry out songs from the cult

Giorgio Moroder Announces First Live Tour at 78: 'The Time Feels Right'

Proving it's actually by no means too late, 78-year-old legendary producer Giorgio Moroder introduced on Wednesday (Oct. 10) that he’s embarking on his first-ever reside tour. "I'm excited to be lastly doing this," Moroder informed The Guardian. “It is one

Amsterdam Dance Event 2018 Conference & Event Guide: See Our Top Picks Here

Since 1995, the annual Amsterdam Dance Event has been a breeding floor for digital music's future as key gamers of its current and previous descend upon the Dutch capital to be taught, community and undoubtedly play. This

The Flesh Eaters Roar Back With Sonics 'Cinderella' Cover: Premiere

It's been 14 years because the Flesh Eaters, the long-lasting all-star punk/rockabilly outfit from Los Angeles, has launched a brand new album. More importantly, it's been 37 years because the troupe's best-known lineup — together with Dave