Chance the Rapper was acknowledged for his humanitarian efforts at the 2017 BET Awards, recieving congratulations from Michelle Obama and Common.
In a year without a “Hamilton,” the races for the 2017 Tony Awards had seemed fraught with unpredictably. But while there were a couple of dark horses (“Come From Away,” “A Doll’s House, Part 2”) giving the frontrunners (“Dear Evan Hansen,” “Oslo”) a run for their money, the night played out largely as expected. Even... Read more »
The 2017 CMT Awards, which aired June 7, served up a whopping — and surprising — evening of multi-genre talent, with a variety of unexpected artist duets and collaborations. Arguably the best of these was the show’s finale, which presented country trio Lady Antebellum joining forces with R&B legends Earth, Wind & Fire. The two bands came together for a two-song collaboration which served as a preview to the upcoming special CMT Crossroads: Earth, Wind & Fire and Friends, which airs June 23.
The 2017 CMT Music Awards have officially hit Nashville! The night's top nominees are Keith Urban, Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini, but who will go home the big winner? Stick with Billboard all Wednesday night (June 7) to find out!
'Girls' music supervisor Manish Raval on securing the first use of Tracy Chapman's "Fast Car," a new Robyn song, and a thank you from Paul McCartney.
The 2017 CMT Awards, set to air June 7 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, are promising to serve up a whopping — and surprising — evening of multi-genre talent, with a variety of unexpected artist duets and collaborations. One of the most highly anticipated is that of Luke Bryan and Jason Derulo, who are take the stage together again, just one year after they participated in CMT’s Crossroads mash-up series in May 2016. Derulo and Bryan, who both got their start in the music industry as songwriters, have a longstanding admiration for each other’s work — as well as just a good old fashioned kinship.
Jason Aldean, Darius Rucker, Charles Kelley and others will honor late Allman Brothers singer Gregg Allman at the upcoming 2017 CMT Music Awards.
Some laypeople may have been surprised when K-pop septet BTS won the Top Social Media Artist honor by a landslide at this year’s Billboard Music Awards, beating out Western pop acts like Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber.
Celine Dion marked the 20th anniversary of the theme from Titanic in a fittingly large way at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards.
Imagine Dragons will join a who’s-who of performers, including Miley Cyrus, Ed Sheeran, Florida Georgia Line, Drake, Lorde, Bruno Mars, the Chainsmokers, and more this Sunday, May 21, at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas. For Imagine Dragons, who performed a cover of “Stand By Me” at the show in 2015, the Billboard Music Awards is always special because it is a hometown show.
Justin Tranter was once best known as the frontman of Lady Gaga-championed punk-glam New Yorkers Semi Precious Weapons, but in recent years he’s become a songwriting superstar, co-penning massive hits like Justin Bieber’s “Sorry,” DNCE’s “Cake by the Ocean,” and multiple tracks for Britney Spears, Gwen Stefani, and Selena Gomez.