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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
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Billboard Latin Music Award Finalists Plan B, Akwid, Grupo Treo, America Sierra, And Other Rising Stars Hit The Stage At The 11th Annual Billboard BASH

 Billboard Latin Music Award finalists Plan B, Akwid, Grupo Treo and America Sierra are set to perform at the 11th annual Billboard BASH, a...

Apr 03, 2013, 14:30 ET
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Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Prince, Bruno Mars & Miguel To Perform At The 2013 Billboard Music Awards Live At The MGM Grand In Las Vegas, Airing On ABC Sunday, May 19

 Some of today's biggest names in music including Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Prince, Bruno Mars and Miguel are set to perform at the 2013...

Jan 28, 2013, 11:36 ET
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Billboard Reimagines Brand With Relaunch

 Billboard announced today it has relaunched its iconic magazine and digital properties with bold new designs, exclusive content, dynamic...

Sep 25, 2012, 14:36 ET
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Katy Perry Named The 2012 Billboard Woman of the Year

 Billboard announced today that Katy Perry will accept its coveted Woman of the Year Award at the 2012 Billboard Women in Music event taking...

Apr 09, 2012, 15:30 ET
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Latin Music Stars and Industry Leaders Converge at the 23rd Annual Billboard Latin Music Conference Presented by State Farm®

The 23rd Annual Billboard Latin Music Conference Presented by State Farm® will gather hundreds of industry leaders and influencers, featuring...