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CNCO Lands 2018's Biggest Week for a Latin Album, Debuts at No. 1 on Multiple Charts

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:02am
CNCO earns its second No. 1 on the Top Latin Albums chart (dated April 21), as the group’s self-titled sophomore set bows...
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Hillsong Worship Back For 'More' on Top Christian Albums Chart

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:01am
There Is More, the new live album from Hillsong Worship, arrives at No. 2 on Billboard's Top Christian Albums chart (dated April 21), earning 17,...
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Adam Rippon Welcomed by Cher to Time's List of 2018's 100 Most Influential People: 'He Dares To Be Different'

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:00am
Adam Rippon has been a force for kindness and hilarity over the last few months. Since qualifying, competing and medalling at the 2018 Winter...
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World Cup Music Preview: Why Latin Artists Are Dominating

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:00am
Alongside a parade of drummers and performers on stilts, Ricky Martin transformed the 1999 Grammy Awards into a Carnaval extravaganza when he...
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Jake Owen, Morgan Wallen, Jillian Jacqueline Added To Stars For Second Harvest Benefit Lineup

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:55am
Big Loud Records artists Jake Owen, Morgan Wallen and Jillian Jacqueline have been added [...]
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Eventbrite Acquires Spain's Ticketea to Further Grow European Operations

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:30am
Ticketing platform Eventbrite has acquired Ticketea, one of Spain's leading ticketing providers, to further grow its presence in Continental...
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Kosha Dillz Remixes Portugal. The Man: Listen to 'Feel It Dillz'

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:19am
“This song’s about the girl you’re going for and she’s with somebody else,” quickly explains Kosha Dillz...
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Kelsea Ballerini Joins Sandbox Entertainment

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:05am
Kelsea Ballerini has signed with Jason Owen's Sandbox Entertainment [..]
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How Music Generated by Artificial Intelligence Is Reshaping -- Not Destroying -- The Industry

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:00am
There is an enduring fear in the music industry that artificial intelligence will replace the artists we love, and end creativity as we know it. As...
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Shakira & Maluma on Their 'Absolute Chemistry' & the New Latin Explosion

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:56am
Two years ago, when Shakira was looking for songs for her 2017 Spanish-language album, El Dorado, Sony Music Latin chief Afo Verde had a...
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Vacationer Basks in the Present on New Single 'Being Here': Exclusive

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:55am
Philadelphia dream-pop group Vacationer have found solace in the now on their gorgeously lush track “Being Here,” available today (April...
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Kanye West Previewed His New Album For Charlamagne Tha God

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:48am
If Kanye West's recent return to Twitter is any indication, new music from Ye' is imminent. After meeting up with Rick Rubin in Calabasas...
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Kesha, Rihanna, Cardi B & More Honored on 2018 Time 100 List

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:48am
Time magazine's "100 Most Influential People" list dropped Thursday (April 19), and per tradition, influencers write heartfelt essays...
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Hot 100 Chart Moves: Cardi B Adds Her Fifth Top 10, J Balvin Earns His Second & Bad Bunny Notches His First

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:42am
Cardi B collects her first top 10 debut on the Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated April 21), as "I Like It," with Bad Bunny and J...
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Solange Posts New Pics of Performance Art Piece

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:30am
Solange took to Twitter this morning (April 19) to post a beautiful new photo and video of her performance art piece at UCLA'...
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Kelsea Ballerini Signs With Jason Owen for Management

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:21am
Kelsea Ballerini has signed with Jason Owen's Sandbox Entertainment for management, Billboard has learned. The "Legends"...
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Gwen Stefani Superfan Crushes Singer in 'Who Knows Gwen Stefani?' Trivia Game on 'Kimmel': Watch

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:12am
Gwen Stefani visited Jimmy Kimmel Live Wednesday (Apr. 18) and went head-to-head with one of her most knowledgeable fans, a...
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Justin Bieber Posts Picture With His Head on Beyonce's Body

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:04am
Everyone wants a piece of Beyoncé right now. Even Justin Bieber. The "Love Yourself" singer appeared to pay tribute to Queen Bey...
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#AlternativeFacts Podcast: Storytime With The Walkmen's Walter Martin, From Writing Kids' Tunes to Opening for Fugazi

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:00am
Walter Martin has seen a lot, and he's got stories to tell. These days, he's an affable, well-adjusted dad whose solo work explores art...
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Scooter Braun on the Importance of Paying It Forward, His Upcoming Midem Keynote & Award

Billboard.com - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:00am
When Scooter Braun organized the One Love Manchester concert in June 2017, he was already fully aware of the “universal change” music had...
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