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Ahead of Tonight’s BBMAs, Nick Jonas Recalls "Really Special" "Billboard" Moment

Trae Patton/NBCNick Jonas will perform his hit “Jealous” at tonight’s Billboard Music Awards, airing at 8 p.m. on ABC, live from Las Vegas.  The show honors songs and albums based on how they’ve performed on the Billboard charts, and backstage at the MGM Grand before the show, he told ABC Radio about a big Billboard moment for him: when “Jealous”

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Star-Studded "Billboard" Music Awards Tonight on ABC

Dick Clark ProductionsThe competition is stiff for the 2015 Billboard Music Awards, airing tonight on ABC, live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.  Taylor Swift is the leading nominee, with 14 entries in 13 categories.  Her pal Sam Smith — who’ll be missing the show due to vocal cord surgery — is nominated for 13

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Taylor Swift Explains "Killer" Concept for "Bad Blood" Video Tonight in ABC Special

Big Machine RecordsTaylor Swift is the leading nominee for this Sunday night’s Billboard Music Awards, with 14 nods in 13 categories.  She won’t be performing this year, but she’ll still make a huge impression on the telecast: it’ll start with the premiere of her star-studded video for “Bad Blood.” The sure-to-be-epic clip features the likes

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Fall Out Boy Ready to Debut New Single at Sunday’s "Billboard" Music Awards

Pamela LittkyWhen Fall Out Boy performs at the Billboard Music Awards Sunday, they’ll be playing their latest single, “Uma Thurman,” for the first time on television. As bassist Pete Wentz tells it, the BBMAs will be the perfect place to debut the track, which samples the theme from the ’60s TV show The Munsters. “Sometimes

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Nominees MAGIC! Not Stressing over Sunday’s "Billboard" Music Awards

Chapman Baehler/RCA RecordsLast month, Toronto reggae-pop group MAGIC! won several trophies at the Juno Awards, the Canadian equivalent of the Grammys.  This Sunday night, their smash single “Rude” has earned them two nominations at the Billboard Music Awards: Top Radio Song and Top Duo or Group.  The band will be at the show, but they

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Mariah Carey Reportedly Agrees to Settlement in Lawsuit by Former Staffer

Denise Truscello/WireImageMariah Carey has agreed to a settlement in a lawsuit by a former employee who claimed she was overworked and underpaid by the singer, according to the New York Daily News. In the suit, which was filed late last year, former employee Ylser Oliver claimed she was at Mariah’s disposal for 10 to 16

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New Rob Thomas Single, "Trust You," Coming in Two Weeks

Ben WattsRob Thomas has been working on his new solo record The Great Unknown for quite some time now, but we’ll finally get to hear the results in a couple of weeks. Rob revealed on Twitter that the first single from the project is called “Trust You,” and he co-wrote it with OneRepublic‘s Ryan Tedder. 

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Andy Grammer Teaming with American Authors for August Tour, New Authors Single Out Monday

Frank Micelotta / FOXAndy Grammer is teaming up with American Authors for a brief August tour, and tickets are on sale now. The two-week trek gets underway August 2 in Birmingham, Alabama, and wraps up August 14 in Moorhead, Minnesota.  The first part of the tour will feature indie pop band AJR as the opening

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Charli XCX, Ella Henderson and Echosmith Featured in "Elle" Mag’s Women in Music Issue

Paola Kudacki for ELLECharli XCX, Ella Henderson and Echosmith are among the musical acts included in Elle’s Women in Music issue. Charli, Ella and Echosmith’s leading lady, Sydney Sierota, give insights on their lives and careers. Charli gets interviewed alongside her idol, Blondie’s Debbie Harry, and talks frankly about sexism in the industry.  “From the

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Model Gigi Hadid Says Taylor Swift’s "Bad Blood" Video Is "Epic"

Big Machine RecordsTaylor Swift has been teasing her “Bad Blood” video all week, but in case you wanted even more hints, model Gigi Hadid is happy to provide them. Gigi, one of the video’s many stars, tells Us Weekly the video is “going to be epic.” “[It was] just like the craziest thing you’ve ever

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Kesha’s Life After Rehab: “I’m Trying to Embrace the Skin I’m In”

ABC/Bob D’AmicoAfter checking into rehab for an eating disorder last year, Kesha is now living a healthier life. The singer opens up to Vogue about how she was able to overcome her issues. “I realized being healthy is the most important thing I can do for myself,” she says. “Now, I’m trying to embrace the

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Rihanna Stars in Funny Promo for "Saturday Night Live"

ABC/Lou RoccoRihanna stuns in the promos for Saturday Night Live‘s season finale, airing May 16. In one clip, host Louis C.K. tells SNL cast member Leslie Jones that apparently Rihanna is his girlfriend and they’re planning a summer getaway to Hawaii. However, it seems Rih must have missed the memo. “Uh, no,” she quickly responds.

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All Four "Voice" Coaches Appear at the End of "Pitch Perfect 2"

Trae Patton/NBCIf you go see Pitch Perfect 2 this weekend, you’ll want to stick around after the credits roll.  That’s because there’s a surprise ending featuring an appearance by all four Voice coaches: Adam Levine, Christina Aguilera, Pharrell and Blake Shelton. The scene involves Bumper, played by Adam Devine.  He’s shown auditioning for The Voice

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One Direction Discusses Zayn Malik’s Departure During "Late Late Show" Appearance

Sonja Flemming/CBSOne Direction dropped by The Late Late Show with James Corden Thursday to plug their upcoming album and their On the Road Again 2015 tour. They also discussed the departure of original member Zayn Malik, who left the band in March to live, as he described, as a “normal 22-year-old.” Corden wasted no time

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Mariah Carey Will Resume Vegas Shows on Saturday, Says Rep

Denise Truscello/WireImageMariah Carey was forced to cancel the Wednesday night show of her Las Vegas residency due to illness, but fans can rest assured she’ll be back on stage this weekend. Her publicist, Chris Chambers, told the New York Daily News that Mariah’s bronchitis is expected to clear up in time for Saturday night’s performance.

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Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkson Release Lyric Videos for New Singles

Vincent Perini/222 Recordings/Interscope RecordsNow you can sing along to Kelly Clarkson and Maroon 5‘s new singles. Both have released lyric videos for their latest songs. Kelly’s lyric video for “Invincible” starts with black-and-white computer-generated letters spelling out key words in the song. When the second verse of the inspirational tune kicks in, the words are

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Kelly Clarkson and Meghan Trainor Added to Lineup for "The Voice" Season Finale

Tyler Golden/NBCKelly Clarkson and Meghan Trainor have joined the lineup of performers for Tuesday’s season finale of The Voice. Kelly will be performing her new single, “Invincible,” while Meghan will perform “Dear Future Husband.” Meghan sang on The Voice season finale last year, too — she performed her song “Lips Are Movin’.” She also appeared

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ABC’s "GMA" Summer Concert Series to Feature Ed Sheeran, Adam Lambert, Hozier, WALK THE MOON & More

Ben WattsABC’s Good Morning America has announced its annual Summer Concert Series lineup, and the list is packed with stars from most every musical genre. Things get underway May 22 with Jessie J, followed by fellow Brit Ed Sheeran on May 29.  Yet another British act, Florence + the Machine, will take the stage June

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Owl City’s New Album to Be Released This July

Republic RecordsOwl City’s fifth full-length album, Mobile Orchestra, is headed your way this summer. The album will officially arrive Friday, July 10 — making it one of the first albums to be released on the new Friday global standard for music releases. If you pre-order now, you’ll get an immediate download of the first single,

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Train’s Pat Monahan Teams with Classic & Alt-Rock Legends for Acoustic Charity Concert Tonight in San Francisco

Olivier Douliery/WireImageTonight, for the second year in a row, Train‘s Pat Monahan will be one of the artists participating in Acoustic-4-a-Cure, a benefit concert in San Francisco that raises funds for the Pediatric Cancer Program at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital. The event was started by rock legends Sammy Hagar and Metallica‘s James Hetfield last year,

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