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Chris Brown Explains Pulling Out of Boxing Match With Soulja Boy, Calls Beef
Chris Brown Explains Pulling Out of Boxing Match With Soulja Boy, Calls Beef 'Immature'

On Tuesday, Chris Brown revealed on Instagram why he chose to cancel his upcoming boxing match with Soulja Boy.

Mariah Carey Talks What Went Wrong on New Year
Mariah Carey Talks What Went Wrong on New Year's Eve: 'I Blame Everybody & I Blame Myself'

In one of her first interviews since the now-infamous incident, the singer spoke with Rolling Stone inside her home about the performance and what went wrong.

Chart Watch: Katy Perry Needed a Hit (and Got One)
Chart Watch: Katy Perry Needed a Hit (and Got One)

Katy Perry lands her 14th top 10 hit as "Chained to the Rhythm" enters the Hot 100 at No. 4. It's Perry's first top 10 hit since "Dark Horse" topped the chart in early 2014. Perry is no doubt relieved that this single has gotten off to such a fast start. Her last three singles - "Birthday," "This Is

Milo Yiannopoulos Resigns From Breitbart News Amid Pedophilia Controversy
Milo Yiannopoulos Resigns From Breitbart News Amid Pedophilia Controversy

The announcement comes after Simon & Schuster canceled his book deal

Rae Sremmurd Opening for the Weeknd on Tour
Rae Sremmurd Opening for the Weeknd on Tour

Belly and 6LACK will join them.

Great Indie-Rock Moments in Oscar History
Great Indie-Rock Moments in Oscar History

When most of us think of the music of the Oscars, we think big, blowhard ballads by Celine Dion, Phil Collins, and Diane Warren, bombastic scores by John Williams, or Rob Lowe's duet fail with Snow White. Here are the best indie-rock hipster musical moments in Oscar history. 1988: Ryuichi Sakamoto,

Drake Celebrates Rihanna
Drake Celebrates Rihanna's Birthday With Special Medley Performance of Their Collaborations

Drake performed a special Medley at his recent show to celebrate Rihanna's birthday.

Karrueche Files Restraining Order Against Chris Brown After Alleged Death Threats: Report
Karrueche Files Restraining Order Against Chris Brown After Alleged Death Threats: Report

Chris Brown's ex-girlfriend Karrueche Tran has reportedly filed a restraining order against the singer after allegedly receiving death threats from him.

Hear Ride
Hear Ride's Ominous Return With First Song in 20 Years, 'Charm Assault'

British shoegaze legends Ride unveiled a striking new song, "Charm Assault," their first in over 20 years.

Backspin: Wayne Coyne on the Flaming Lips Playing
Backspin: Wayne Coyne on the Flaming Lips Playing '90210's' Peach Pit, Working With Miley Cyrus, and Writing One the Greatest Funeral Songs of All Time

Nowadays, indie bands think nothing of promoting their music via TV, commercial, and film placements. But when the Flaming Lips rocked the Peach Pit, it was a real eyebrow-raiser. "It occurred to us that [going on 90210] would be ridiculous and absurd and funny," the Lips' frontman, Wayne Coyne,

Best Coast Announce Planned Parenthood Benefit Show Featuring Liz Phair, Wavves, More
Best Coast Announce Planned Parenthood Benefit Show Featuring Liz Phair, Wavves, More

Veruca Salt, MUNA, and more will join them at the March concert

Help Fund David Bowie Tribute Statue in London
Help Fund David Bowie Tribute Statue in London

David Bowie fans are raising money to fund an 'Aladdin Sane' lightning bolt statue in honor of the late musician.

T Bone Burnett Delivers Scathing Message to Copyright Office, Urging Reform:
T Bone Burnett Delivers Scathing Message to Copyright Office, Urging Reform: 'Our Culture Is At Stake'

T Bone Burnett delivered a scathing video message to the U.S. Copyright Office today urging reform of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act's safe harbors provision.

J. Cole Announces World Tour
J. Cole Announces World Tour

In support of his latest album *4 Your Eyez Only*.

David Cassidy Reveals Struggles With Dementia
David Cassidy Reveals Struggles With Dementia

1970s heartthrob David Cassidy revealed that he was struggling with dementia and plans to stop touring.

Listen to Calvin Harris
Listen to Calvin Harris' Latest Tease of his Frank Ocean Collabo, Now Featuring Migos' Offset

Calvin Harris has been teasing his collaboration with Frank Ocean and on Monday (Jan. 20) he upped the ante, uploading a video that suggests the song also features Migos' Offset.

Father John Misty Announces European Tour
Father John Misty Announces European Tour

Tickets for the intimate shows will be distributed via a lottery system

Watch Katy Perry
Watch Katy Perry's Vivid, Escapist 'Chained to the Rhythm' Video

The new clip for Katy Perry's "Chained to the Rhythm" finds the singer and Skip Marley in futuristic theme park called "Oblivia."

Adele, Pearl Jam, Dolly Parton, More on Brandi Carlile Tribute Album
Adele, Pearl Jam, Dolly Parton, More on Brandi Carlile Tribute Album

LP also features a foreword from Obama.

Strokes Bassist Nikolai Fraiture Shines in Summer Moon
Strokes Bassist Nikolai Fraiture Shines in Summer Moon

Like his bandmate Nick Valensi - who recently released an album by his side project CRX - the Strokes' bassist Nikolai Fraiture has done a lot of his own writing over the past couple years. And now he, too, has a band and a record to show for it.

Legendary Jazz Guitarist Larry Coryell,
Legendary Jazz Guitarist Larry Coryell, 'Godfather of Fusion,' Dies at 73

Legendary guitarist Larry Coryell died Sunday (Feb. 19) at the age of 73 in his New York City hotel room, according to a statement sent to Billboard.

Oscars 2017 Preview: The Hottest Best Song Race in Years
Oscars 2017 Preview: The Hottest Best Song Race in Years

There have been years when the Oscars appeared to struggle to keep the Best Song category alive. Five years ago, there were just two nominees in the category. For Oscar fans (and music-lovers), it was sad to see. Two songs are nominated from La La Land.

Watch Lana Del Rey
Watch Lana Del Rey's Outer Space-Themed 'Love' Video

Two days after releasing her new single "Love," Lana Del Rey has shared the dreamlike music video for the song.    In the first part of the Rich Lee-directed video, Del Rey is featured in black and white, wearing a white dress with flowers in her hair, singing dreamily to a captivated audience

Presidents and Pop Music: Biggest Hot 100 Hits for Each President Since JFK
Presidents and Pop Music: Biggest Hot 100 Hits for Each President Since JFK

In honor of President's Day, Billboard presents the top five Hot 100 hits of each presidency since 1960. In many cases, the list of hits produced under each presidential era echo the ongoing national spirit.

Kurt Cobain
Kurt Cobain's Daughter Frances Bean Pays Tribute on His 50th Birthday

Frances Bean Cobain has led tributes to her late father Kurt Cobain on what would have been the singer's 50th birthday (20 February 2017). Fans around the world are celebrating the life and career of the Nirvana icon, who tragically died in 1994. In a touching Instagram post, Frances, 21, shared

The Tao of Kurt Cobain: 12 Great Quotes From the Nirvana Frontman
The Tao of Kurt Cobain: 12 Great Quotes From the Nirvana Frontman

Read 12 revealing quotes from Kurt Cobain on what would have been the late Nirvana frontman's 50th birthday.

Beatles Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney Reunite in Studio
Beatles Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney Reunite in Studio

The surviving members of the Beatles came together in the studio on Sunday.

David Cassidy Slurs His Speech, Falls During Concert: Watch
David Cassidy Slurs His Speech, Falls During Concert: Watch

Concert footage of the former hearthrob has alarmed his fans.

Bono Meets Mike Pence, Praises Previous AIDS Relief Efforts
Bono Meets Mike Pence, Praises Previous AIDS Relief Efforts

Bono and Mike Pence met briefly in Munich on Saturday, with the U2 singer thanking the vice president for his past support of AIDS relief in Africa.

James Brown
James Brown's 'Funky Drummer' Clyde Stubblefield Dies at 73

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Clyde Stubblefield, a drummer for James Brown who created one of the most widely sampled drum breaks ever, died Saturday. He was 73.

Hear Lana Del Rey
Hear Lana Del Rey's Anthemic New Single 'Love'

Lana Del Rey has unveiled her surprise new single "Love," the singer's first song in nearly 16 months.

Imagining a 50-Year-Old Kurt Cobain
Imagining a 50-Year-Old Kurt Cobain

Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, who defined grunge and the rise of alternative rock, would have turned 50 on Monday. Rock has kept evolving since his suicide yet "Nevermind," Nirvana's brutal 1991 masterpiece, is still widely considered one of the most influential albums in history. To

New This Week: Ryan Adams, Fat Joe & Remy Ma, Alison Krauss, and More
New This Week: Ryan Adams, Fat Joe & Remy Ma, Alison Krauss, and More

Searching for something to listen to this weekend? Yahoo Music has you covered with a rundown of some of this week's biggest/buzzing releases, including Ryan Adams, Fat Joe & Remy Ma, Alison Krauss, and more. Adams takes yet another trip to the '80s with his latest release, pairing up with producer

HBO Acquires
HBO Acquires 'David Bowie: The Last Five Years' Doc

HBO has acquired the rights to the documentary "David Bowie: The Last Five Years." The film covers the recording of Bowie's final two albums, "The Next Day" and "Blackstar."

John Mellencamp Plots
John Mellencamp Plots 'Sad Clowns & Hillbillies' LP, Summer Tour

John Mellencamp announced his 23rd studio album, 'Sad Clowns & Hillbillies,' and a summer tour featuring Emmylou Harris.

Solange Praises Junie Morrison
Solange Praises Junie Morrison's 'Super Spirit' in Heartfelt Tribute

Solange Knowles penned a heartfelt tribute to Junie Morrison following the death of the Ohio Players and Funkadelic legend Thursday.

Mick Jagger
Mick Jagger's Lost Memoir Surfaces, But You'll Never Read It

London publisher John Blake claims to own the sole copy of Mick Jagger's lost, early 1980s autobiography, but he's not allowed to publish it.

Watch a Clip From St. Vincent
Watch a Clip From St. Vincent's Film 'The Birthday Party'

A mother stares down a panda in Annie Clark's scene from the horror anthology *XX*

Lyric Video Premiere:
Lyric Video Premiere: 'American Idol's' James Durbin Teams With Quiet Riot's Alex Grossi in Maps to the Hollywood Scars

He's the American Idol finalist who jammed onstage with Judas Priest and begged the nation to "give metal a chance." And now James Durbin is putting his metal where his mouth is, teaming up with veteran Quiet Riot guitarist Alex Grossi for a new collaboration called Maps to the Hollywood Scars. Their

Listen to Bob Dylan
Listen to Bob Dylan's Frank Sinatra Cover 'My One and Only Love'

From his triple-album ofnew takes on American standards

Lance Bass Says *NSYNC Reuniting For Walk of Fame Ceremony, Releasing
Lance Bass Says *NSYNC Reuniting For Walk of Fame Ceremony, Releasing 'Home for Christmas' Vinyl

Lance Bass has revealed that *NSYNC plan to reunite this year for the reveal of their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. They're also releasing a vinyl version of their 1998 "Home for Christmas" album.

Hear Grateful Dead
Hear Grateful Dead's Epic 'Morning Dew' From Legendary Cornell Show

The Grateful Dead's 1977 version of "Morning Dew" from Cornell University their previews new live box set 'Get Shown the Light.'

Academy of Country Music Awards Announces 2017 Nominees: Surprises, Snubs & Early Favorites
Academy of Country Music Awards Announces 2017 Nominees: Surprises, Snubs & Early Favorites

While new acts such as Maren Morris have joined the roster of ACM nominees, several long-standing favorites such as Keith Urban -- who leads the pack with seven nominations -- continue to make music that is finding favor with fans and radio.

Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Indigo Girls Plot Four Voices Tour
Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Indigo Girls Plot Four Voices Tour

Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter and the Indigo Girls will embark on a 10-date tour as Four Voices this June.

Hear Roger Waters Tease New
Hear Roger Waters Tease New 'Is This the Life We Really Want?' LP

Roger Waters has posted a video teasing his new album, 'Is This the Life We Really Want?'

Watch the Weeknd
Watch the Weeknd's New 'Reminder' Video With Drake, A$AP Rocky, Travis Scott, YG, More

Abel Tesfaye celebrates his 27th birthday with another Starboy visual.

Video Premiere: See a New Version of Roy Orbison
Video Premiere: See a New Version of Roy Orbison's Classic All-Star 'Oh, Pretty Woman' Performance

Just in time to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Roy Orbison's classic release Black and White Night, Yahoo Music is excited to debut a completely recut, new edit of the legendary performance of "Oh, Pretty Woman" - his biggest hit from his most iconic concert. Says Orbison's son Alex of the video:

Hear Fleetwood Mac
Hear Fleetwood Mac's Unreleased 'Seven Wonders' Outtake

Stevie Nicks shines on Fleetwood Mac's previously unreleased version of "Seven Wonders," off their upcoming 'Tango In the Night' reissue.

Wilco Reveal Lineup for Solid Sound Festival
Wilco Reveal Lineup for Solid Sound Festival

Television, Kurt Vile, Kevin Morby, Tweedy, Big Thief, more performing at the band's June fest.

Lucky Blue Smith and sisters front new H&M Loves Coachella campaign
Lucky Blue Smith and sisters front new H&M Loves Coachella campaign

Swedish clothing giant H&M has teamed up with the famous Coachella music festival on a new "H&M Loves Coachella" collection. The retailer has called on rock band The Atomics, featuring model Lucky Blue Smith, to front the campaign for this exclusive new collection. The "H&M Loves Coachella" collection has a bohemian-chic, folk vibe that's evidently influenced by festival style.

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