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Britney Spears is Single Again, Confirmed by Rep

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:23pm
Following a tweet from Britney Spears this afternoon declaring, "Ahhhh the single life!" Spears' publicist has confirmed the "Perfume" singer and Las...
Categories: Music Industry

Corel unveils PaintShop Pro X7 with new tools and a fresh design

DPReview.com - Latest News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:30pm

This week Corel has unveiled PaintShop Pro X7 and PaintShop Pro X7 Ultimate, two new versions of its image editing software for Windows. This update features extensive changes to the user interface as well as a claimed 30 percent improvement in brush performance, including the Paint Brush, Airbrush and various retouching tools. Speed improvements have allowed for new instant previews of effects before they are applied to images and the 64-bit architecture allows fast performance with larger or multiple images. Read more

Categories: Equipment

Listen to Justin Bieber's Down-Low Features on Khalil's New 'A Long Short Story' Mixtape

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:23pm
It seems drunken street racing luxury sports cars isn't the only perk of being buddies with Justin Bieber.  Top 5 Questions We Have After Seeing...
Categories: Music Industry

Ferguson Protest Songs Impact Real-Time Charts

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 8:23pm
The protests in Ferguson, Mo., over the shooting of Michael Brown on Aug. 9 have been an important topic of online conversation on Twitter,...
Categories: Music Industry

Who Should Play Rivers Cuomo on Weezer TV Show?

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:23pm
Weezer already has a cruise to its name, so at this point, a TV show should be a no-brainer, right? With the band's new studio album approaching (...
Categories: Music Industry

Wale Leaves Roc Nation Management for 77 North

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:23pm
Wale has parted ways with Jay Z's Roc Nation management group to be repped by 77 North Management, the team behind LeBron James and NFL upstart...
Categories: Music Industry

Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' Slithers to Top of Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:23pm
Following the release of Nicki Minaj's steamy music video for "Anaconda," along with an equally provocative performance at the MTV Video Music Awards...
Categories: Music Industry

Lindsay Ell (The 'Female Keith Urban') Talks Singing With Keith Urban

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:23pm
From hearing her debut single, "Trippin' On Us," on the airwaves to sharing the stage with the Band Perry and Keith Urban, 2014 has been one...
Categories: Music Industry

Exclusive: Guitarist Jason Becker, Who Suffers From ALS, Calls Ice-Bucket Trend 'Amazing'

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 7:23pm
Jason Becker, a former guitarist for David Lee Roth who has lived with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) for 25 years, is thrilled to see what the...
Categories: Music Industry

Watch Killer Mike Talk Ferguson on Fox News

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:22pm
Since writing a thought-provoking op-ed for Billboard about Ferguson, Mo., Killer Mike has appeared on CNN and, now, Fox News to talk about the...
Categories: Music Industry

Shakira Pregnant With Second Child

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:22pm
Shakira is expecting her second child. "Yes, we are expecting our second baby!! Thank you for all your well wishes!" she wrote Thursday on her ...
Categories: Music Industry

Listen: Lil' Kim Remixes Iggy Azalea's 'Fancy'

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:22pm
After remixing Bobby Shmurda's "Hot Ni--a" and Rae Sremmurd's "No Flex Zone," Lil' Kim hops on Iggy Azalea's "Fancy." I'm so fancy!! Had to show my...
Categories: Music Industry

Woman Killed in Burning Man Bus Accident

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:22pm
Officials say a woman was struck and killed by a bus that was carrying passengers around the Burning Man festival in Nevada's Black Rock Desert....
Categories: Music Industry

Exclusive: Steve Aoki on 'Neon Future,' Working With Fall Out Boy & Trying to Live Forever

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:22pm
When you're Steve Aoki -- one of the planet's highest-paid, hardest-working DJs -- life is understandably quite busy. But unlike many other...
Categories: Music Industry

DJ Hannah Bronfman Reveals Her New York Fashion Week Hotspots

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:22pm
New York Fashion Week, which runs Sept. 4-11, is days away, and if you’re Hannah Bronfman -- entrepreneur, co-founder of beauty and fitness booking...
Categories: Music Industry

Casio develops Exilim EX-FR10 two-part action cam with wireless monitor

DPReview.com - Latest News - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 6:09pm

Casio is set to launch a new action cam in September, featuring a wireless camera unit that is detatchable from the main body. The Casio Exilim EX-FR10, which will initially be only available in the Japanese market, uses a Bluetooth connection with a range of up to 10m between the body and the camera so images can be recorded remotely and monitored on the 2-inch 230,400-dot touch screen. Read more

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Jason Derulo's 'Bubblegum' Lyric Video Pops Up

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 5:22pm
The lyrics may be PG-13, but in the new lyric video for Jason Derulo's song "Bubblegum" is a kid-friendly, candy-colored display. In the track,...
Categories: Music Industry

Where Is Pop's Response to Ferguson?

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 5:22pm
"For the past two weeks, the eyes of the nation have been on Ferguson, Missouri," Common said at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday night (Aug. 24...
Categories: Music Industry

Pepe Aguilar & Carlos Vives Among Hispanic Heritage Awards Honorees

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 5:22pm
Regional Mexican crooner Pepe Aguilar and Colombian singer Carlos Vives are among the honorees being celebrated at the Hispanic Heritage Awards on...
Categories: Music Industry

Chase Rice 'Ignite's Top Country Albums Chart

Billboard.com - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 5:22pm
Chase Rice, singer/songwriter and 2010 runner-up on CBS' Survivor: Nicaragua, storms in at No. 1 on Billboard's Top Country Albums chart with Ignite...
Categories: Music Industry

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