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Jul 16, 2015, 16:12 ET

Tickets On Sale For First Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival, August 22-23

WHO: The Weeknd, Skrillex, Nicki Minaj, Axwell & Ingrosso and Lil Wayne will headline the first Billboard Hot 100 Music...

Apr 28, 2015, 16:43 ET
One of 14 works of art on display on billboards throughout Los Angeles through May 15 as part of The Billboard Creative Q1 2015 outdoor public art show.  This is the inaugural show from The Billboard Creative, a non-profit founded in 2014 with the goals of giving artists access to a mass audience and making art as assessable to Angelenos as the numerous billboards they view every day. Show map available at www.thebillboardcreative.com.  Artist: Marie-Josee Roy of Trois-Rivieres, Canada.  Location of this billboard:  Hollywood Blvd. just east of Western Avenue in Los Angeles.

Look Up! Billboard Creative Art Show Open on the Streets of L.A. Through May 15

The Billboard Creative (TBC) Q1 2015 public art show is open on 14 billboards throughout Hollywood and Los Angeles (see map at...

Feb 23, 2015, 10:21 ET

'Billboard' And 'The Hollywood Reporter' Unveil Branded Content Studio

Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter today announced the launch of Adapt Studios, which will be dedicated to creating premium branded content and...

Jan 21, 2015, 11:30 ET

Billboard.com Redesigns Charts

Billboard, the leading global destination for charts, news, trends and innovations in music, today launched a new online layout for its entire...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:23 ET

Billboard Reveals 2014's Top Artists, Songs & Albums

Billboard, the leading global destination for charts, news, trends and innovations in music, today launched its annual "Year in Music" online...

Nov 04, 2014, 10:56 ET

Nielsen And Billboard Expand Relationship

Nielsen and Billboard today announced a new, multi-year extension of their current agreement for Nielsen to be the leading provider of...

Oct 21, 2014, 17:09 ET

Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross To Deliver Keynote Q&A At 2014 Billboard + The Hollywood Reporter's Film & TV Music Conference

Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter announce today that award-winning composing team Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross will deliver the Keynote...

Oct 10, 2014, 12:06 ET

Taylor Swift Named The 2014 Billboard "Woman Of The Year"

 Billboard, the leading global destination for charts, news, trends, and innovations in music, announced today that global superstar...

Aug 21, 2014, 16:47 ET

Renowned Composer Howard Shore to Receive the "Maestro Award" at 2014 Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference

Billboard (www.billboard.com / www.billboard.biz) and The Hollywood Reporter (thr.com) today announced that three-time Academy...

Jul 10, 2014, 10:10 ET

Billboard Launches "Artist 100" Chart

 Billboard, the leading global destination for charts, news, trends and innovations in music, today launched the Artist 100 chart, the...

May 27, 2014, 10:46 ET

Billboard And Twitter Redefine Music Popularity And Success With 'Billboard Twitter Real-Time Charts'

Billboard, the leading global destination for charts, news, trends and innovations in music, and Twitter, the global platform for public...

Mar 18, 2014, 12:45 ET
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Latin Stars Gloria Trevi, Kat Dahlia, La Marisoul And Leslie Grace To Participate On "The Annual Billboard Divas Panel" During The 25th Annual Billboard Latin Music Conference Presented By State Farm®

Latin music female artists Gloria Trevi, Kat Dahlia, La Marisoul, and Leslie Grace are slated to participate on "The Annual Billboard Divas Panel,"...

Dec 03, 2013, 15:20 ET

La Conferencia Billboard de la Música Latina presentada por State Farm® celebra su 25 aniversario

 La Conferencia Billboard de la Música Latina, el evento de mayor trayectoria y prestigio dedicado a la música latina, celebra su 25...

Dec 03, 2013, 14:47 ET

The Billboard Latin Music Conference Presented By State Farm® Celebrates 25th Anniversary

 The Billboard Latin Music Conference, the longest-running and most prestigious event in the world dedicated to Latin music, celebrates its...

Apr 16, 2013, 11:49 ET