Olivia Rodrigo Credits Covid-19 Lockdown for Speeding Up Debut Album
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Olivia Rodrigo Credits Covid-19 Lockdown for Speeding Up Debut Album

The 'Drivers License' hitmaker says she 'wouldn't have had the confidence' in making the record that she did if she's not holed up at home during pandemic.

Olivia Rodrigo Makes History as New Single 'Good 4 U' Rules Hot 100
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Olivia Rodrigo Makes History as New Single 'Good 4 U' Rules Hot 100

The 'Drivers License' hitmaker becomes the first artist with a debut album to score two number one entries on Billboard Hot 100 since Macklemore did so in 2012.

Ice Cube Sued by Longtime Collaborator for Alleged Unpaid Royalties
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Ice Cube Sued by Longtime Collaborator for Alleged Unpaid Royalties

The 'AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted' rapper has been slapped with a lawsuit by his longtime producer Sir Jinx for allegedly owing him more than $100,000 in unpaid royalties.

Megadeth Cut Ties With Bassist David Ellefson Following Grooming Allegations
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Megadeth Cut Ties With Bassist David Ellefson Following Grooming Allegations

The Dave Mustaine-fronted band announce they decided to part ways with the embattled bassist after he was accused of grooming an underage girl online for sex.

Eurovision Winners Maneskin Test Negative for Drugs Following Cocaine Allegations
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Eurovision Winners Maneskin Test Negative for Drugs Following Cocaine Allegations

Italian star Damiano David and his bandmates have been cleared of drug allegations after the results of their drug tests came back negative following Eurovision celebration.

Lady GaGa Gets Special Tributes From West Hollywood on 10th Anniversary of 'Born This Way'
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Lady GaGa Gets Special Tributes From West Hollywood on 10th Anniversary of 'Born This Way'

Rocking a baggy T-shirt, ripped fishnets and her signature platform boots, the singer poses on the street painting featuring her 2011 self-acceptance anthem's title.

Nicki Minaj Not Trying to 'Embarrass' Cuban Doll Despite Correcting 'Crocodile Teeth' Lyrics
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Nicki Minaj Not Trying to 'Embarrass' Cuban Doll Despite Correcting 'Crocodile Teeth' Lyrics

Informing her Instagram followers that there is no beef between her and the 'Let It Blow' raptress, the 'Starships' hitmaker vows she will 'never correct a lyric ever again.'

Billboard Music Awards 2021: The Weeknd and BTS Offer Stunning Performances
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Billboard Music Awards 2021: The Weeknd and BTS Offer Stunning Performances

Meanwhile, Pink brings her daughter Willow in the mesmerizing performance of 'Cover Me in Sunshine' as the two take to the sky to show off their acrobatic skills.

Artist of the Week: Masked Wolf
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Artist of the Week: Masked Wolf

The Australian rapper becomes an overnight global sensation as his single 'Astronaut in the Ocean' exploded on the internet and climbed high on Billboard charts.

Paul McCartney Outshines U2 in Sunday Times' 2021 Music Rich List
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Paul McCartney Outshines U2 in Sunday Times' 2021 Music Rich List

Theater mogul Andrew Lloyd Webber, who lost an estimated $389 million in wealth from the COVID-19 shutdown of West End and Broadway shows, fills the third slot with $743 million.

Dick Van Dyke and Garth Brooks Feted at 2021 Kennedy Center Honors Months After COVID Delay
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Dick Van Dyke and Garth Brooks Feted at 2021 Kennedy Center Honors Months After COVID Delay

Five months after the original ceremony was postponed, the annual event taking place at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts salutes them along with Debbie Allen, Joan Baez and Midori.

J. Cole's 'The Off-Season' Arrives Atop Billboard 200 Chart
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J. Cole's 'The Off-Season' Arrives Atop Billboard 200 Chart

Trailing behind at No. 2 is Nicki Minaj's 'Beam Me Up Scotty' mixtape that bows at the position with 80,000 equivalent album units earned in this week's chart.

Billboard Music Awards 2021: The Weeknd, Pop Smoke, BTS Dominate Full Winner List
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Billboard Music Awards 2021: The Weeknd, Pop Smoke, BTS Dominate Full Winner List

The 'Blinding Lights' crooner snatches ten awards, including the coveted Top Artist title, the late rapper posthumously wins five awards, while the 'Dynamite' hitmaker bags four.

Billboard Music Awards 2021: Morgan Wallen Wins 3 Despite Vow to Ban Him After N-Word Scandal
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Billboard Music Awards 2021: Morgan Wallen Wins 3 Despite Vow to Ban Him After N-Word Scandal

The 'Whiskey Glasses' singer is among winners announced before the telecast show, weeks after the organizers stated that he would be excluded from the show in any capacity.

Maneskin From Italy Win 2021 Eurovision Song Contest
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Maneskin From Italy Win 2021 Eurovision Song Contest

The Italian rockers finish in the first place after they received over 500 scores following their performance of 'Zitti E Buoni' at the Grand Final in Holland.

Foreigner Find Replacement for Thom Gimbel
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Foreigner Find Replacement for Thom Gimbel

Luis Maldonado, who used to play guitar for Pat Monahan-fronted band Train, has become a new member of Foreigner after one of their members quit earlier this year.

Paul Weller Blocks J. Cole From Top Spot on U.K. Albums Chart
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Paul Weller Blocks J. Cole From Top Spot on U.K. Albums Chart

The British singer/songwriter debuts at the first position on the albums chart in his native country, ahead of J. Cole who enters at No. 2 with 'The Off-Season'.

Bruno Mars Makes History as First Artist to Score 5 Diamond Certifications From RIAA
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Bruno Mars Makes History as First Artist to Score 5 Diamond Certifications From RIAA

The Silk Sonic member is celebrating as he makes an RIAA history after receiving five Diamond Single Awards from the Recording Industry Association of America.

Priyanka Chopra Among Presenters for 2021 Billboard Music Awards
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Priyanka Chopra Among Presenters for 2021 Billboard Music Awards

The 'Quantico' actress has been tapped as one of the presenters for the upcoming Billboard Music Awards which will be hosted by her husband Nick Jonas this weekend.

Jesy Nelson Signed to Polydor After Little Mix Departure
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Jesy Nelson Signed to Polydor After Little Mix Departure

The former Little Mix member has signed a record deal as a solo artist with Polydor Records, which is a home to the likes of The Rolling Stones and Lana Del Rey.