Skip to main content
Got a tip?
Newsletters

Joe Lynch, Billboard

More from Joe Lynch, Billboard

Jay-Z, The Go-Go’s, LL Cool J Set to Be Inducted Into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

On Wednesday morning, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced which of this year’s nominees will be inducted at the 2021 ceremony on Oct. 30 in Cleveland, Ohio. Alt-rock veterans Foo…

Al Schmitt, Legendary Recording Engineer, Dies at 91

He worked with artists including Jefferson Airplane, Sam Cooke, Ray Charles, Neil Young, Paul McCartney, Diana Krall, Dr. John, Natalie Cole, Jackson Browne and Bob Dylan.

Foo Fighters, Jay-Z, Mary J. Blige Among First-Time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

Other noteworthy acts on the ballot include Kate Bush, Devo, The Go-Go's, Iron Maiden, Chaka Khan, Carole King, Fela Kuti, LL Cool J, New York Dolls, Rage Against the Machine, Todd Rundgren, Tina…

Whitney Houston Inducted Into Rock Hall of Fame: It’s “Something She Always Wanted,” Her Aunt Says

The singer's mother and aunt accepted the posthumous honor in a special that aired on HBO on Saturday night. Other inductees included the late Notorious B.I.G., the Doobie Brothers, Nine Inch Nails…

MTV VMAs Reveal 3 New Fan-Voted Categories, Pre-Show Performers

Ava Max, CNCO and Megan Thee Stallion will tear up the 2019 VMAs red carpet with pre-show performances. The VMAs are also introducing three new fan-voted categories this year: best group, best power…

Grammys Surprises and Snubs: Jay-Z, Ed Sheeran, One Direction Alumni and More

Donald Glover also was a surprise nominee, while Lady Gaga didn't feel much love from the Recording Academy.

Joey Fatone Reacts to Adele Breaking *NSYNC’s Record: “I Even Bought the Damn Album”

In slightly more than three days, Adele's '25' surpassed *NSYNC's 'No Strings Attached' by moving 2,433,000 in pure album sales.

Pope Francis to Release Rock Album ‘Wake Up!’

Francis' foray into music is a Vatican-approved album.

Eminem Comes Out as Gay in Sony’s ‘The Interview’

Is this what North Korea didn't want us to see?

LAPD Investigating Michael Brown Parody Song at Retired Cop’s Party

The Michael Brown parody song was performed at a charity dinner organized by a retired L.A. police officer

Carly Simon on Mike Nichols: “He Gave All He Had”

The singer-songwriter won an Oscar for her contribution to his film 'Working Girl'

Country Singer Ty Herndon Comes Out as Gay

"I'm an out, proud and happy gay man"