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Every Debut Solo Album Released By Former Pop Group Members, From Spice Girls to 'Camila'

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:25am
Whether coming together organically or through a TV show, most boy bands and girl groups have had at least one member leave in hopes of pursuing a...
Categories: Music Industry

Dierks Bentley, Ray Stevens Open Clubs in Nashville

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:18am
Dierks Bentley and Ray Stevens opened clubs in Music City four days apart with star-studded guest lists that underscored the swell of energy around...
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Cardi B Hits New No. 3 High on Artist 100 Chart, Ed Sheeran Reigns

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:13am
Cardi B rises to a new No. 3 high, from No. 11, on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated Jan. 20), as her latest hit song, "...
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Lil Skies Makes Billboard Hot 100 Debut With 'Nowadays' & 'Red Roses'

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:10am
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania-based rapper Lil Skies makes a splash on the latest Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated Jan. 20), as the rising...
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Katy Perry Unveils Cat-Inspired Lip Gloss With Covergirl

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:07am
Joining the ranks of many celebrities before her, Katy Perry has announced her latest lip-line with Covergirl Cosmetics.  But in a tone slightly...
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Lennon Stella Signs With RECORDS/Columbia Records

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:06am
Lennon Stella, singer/songwriter and a star on the CMT show Nashville, has signed with the RECORDS [...]
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Ingrid Michaelson Loves 'Stranger Things' So Much She's Making An Album Based On The Show: Exclusive

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:00am
It turns out that Ingrid Michaelson is just as obsessed with Stranger Things as the rest of us. The singer/songwriter is such a fan of Netflix’...
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RZA Teams Up With PETA for New PSA Promoting Animal Kindness: Exclusive

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:58am
In a new PSA launched by RZA and PETA, the Wu-Tang Clan artist is hoping to sway people into the mindset of treating all animals with love and...
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The Chainsmokers Drop New Brooding Hymn 'Sick Boy': Listen

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:54am
"How many likes is my life worth?" So reads the giant banner ad Tuesday (Jan. 16) in Times Square where The Chainsmokers promote ...
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Netflix Releases Official 'Queer Eye' Trailer & Premiere Date

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:54am
Netflix is gearing up to launch its Queer Eye reboot, arriving Feb 7. It’s been fifteen years since the Emmy-winning series made its mark on...
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Maren Morris Scores First Solo No. 1 'Song' On Country Airplay Chart

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:35am
Maren Morris' "I Could Use a Love Song" (Columbia Nashville) ascends 2-1 in its 44th week on Billboard's Country Airplay chart (...
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Nick Jonas Recalls Dating Miley Cyrus & Selena Gomez in a Game of Heart Rate Monitor: Watch

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:28am
There's nothing quite as uncomfortable as reliving dreaded past experiences. It's even worse when your closest friends and...
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Squirrel Nut Zippers Announce First Album In 18 Years: Listen to New Song 'Karnival Joe (From Kokomo)'

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:24am
It's been 18 years since Squirrel Nut Zippers' last album, and group leader Jimbo Mathus saw no need to reinvent the proverbial wheel for...
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Howard Stern to Induct Bon Jovi Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:20am
Jon Bon Jovi had only one person in mind to induct his band Bon Jovi into the Rock and Roll hall of Fame in April: Howard Stern. So, on Wednesday...
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Camila Cabello Admits She Used Hand Warmers 'Down There' During New Year's Eve Performance

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:20am
Pop princess Camila Cabello, who just released her debut album Camila on Jan. 12, stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show where she...
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A$AP Ferg & DJ Premier Turn 'TRL' Into a Neighborhood Park for 'Our Streets' Performance

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:14am
A$AP Ferg and DJ Premier joined forces for the anthemic "Our Streets," brimming with classic New York style boom-bap production....
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Gucci Mane Wants to Sign Lil Pump: 'U Name the Price'

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:13am
Gucci Mane has a penchant for reeling in new talent. With budding acts such as Young Dolph, Ralo and Hoodrich Pablo Juan bubbling under his...
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Arcade Fire, Chris Stapleton & Modest Mouse Lead 2018 Forecastle Festival Lineup

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 10:00am
The summer festival season just got hotter, because Forecastle Festival announced its 2018 lineup with headliners Arcade Fire, Chris Stapleton and...
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YouTube Unveils Plan to Vet Content, Channel Partners

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 9:42am
After months of complaints from advertisers over their messages appearing alongside inappropriate or exploitative videos, YouTube has announced...
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Ann Curry Talks Matt Lauer Harassment Claims: 'I'm Not Surprised by the Allegations'

Billboard.com - Wed, 01/17/2018 - 9:21am
In her first interview since leaving NBC 4 years ago Ann Curry said she was the subject of constant "verbal harassment" at the network....
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