Thursday, July 29, 2021

Billboard Staff

Dusty Hill Dies: Musicians Pay Tribute to ZZ Top Bass Player

Dusty Hill, the hirsute bass player with ZZ Top, has passed away at 72. He’ll be “greatly missed,” say his surviving bandmates Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard, and he certainly won’t be forgotten.The Texas blues-rock trio unleashed a string...

Slipknot’s Corey Taylor Slams COVID-19 Vaccine Conspiracy Theorists

At a time when experts report that nearly all COVID-19 deaths and hospitalizations are among those who are unvaccinated, Taylor said he doesn't have time for the nonsense, noting that Americans can't travel to certain countries and children can't...

BTS’ Jungkook Talks Pressure of Following Up ‘Dynamite,’ Taking Billie Eilish Inspiration For Solo Mixtape

Despite the talk of sometimes feeling out of step, Jungkook gave the ARMY some hope that they will hear more from him soon with some real talk about his long-awaited solo mixtape. Lamenting that the COVID lockdown has kept...

5 Uplifting Moments in Latin Music This Week (July 24)

"This has been a dream of mine for a really long time and finally it's become a reality," DJ Nelson tells Billboard. "The purpose of this project is to elevate the urban culture and help advance the career of...

First Stream Latin: New Music From Gloria Trevi & Guaynaa, Myke Towers, More

Tommy Torres, El Playlist de Anoche (Rimas Entertainment)For his first album in almost a decade, Tommy Torres teamed up with Bad Bunny to co-produce and co-write the nine tracks on El Playlist de Anoche. Torres and Bunny may not...

Here Are All of the Performances From 2021 Premios Juventud

If you missed the 18th annual Premios Juventud ceremony on Thursday (July 22), we've got you covered.The 2021 Premios Juventud took place at the Watsco Center in Miami and was hosted by Sebastian Yatra – who opened the awards...

Lunay Confirms He’s Performing At Lollapalooza 2021: Exclusive

Lunay, a two-time nominee at the 2021 Premios Juventud, revealed exclusively to Billboard that he’s officially joining the 2021 Lollapalooza lineup.“I’m going to announce it here as an exclusive,” he tells Billboard. “‘El Niño’ will be at Lollapalooza this year,...

Watch Kanye West’s ‘Donda’ Listening Event

Kanye West's Donda listening event is live.The rapper is premiering his 10th studio album, set for release Friday, at Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Thursday night (July 22) with a massive listening part. The event is streaming live via Apple Music.Donda is...

Youngster Dylan Zangwill Impresses with Queen Cover on ‘AGT’: Watch

Zangwill showed a hint of blues, with a big, mature voice. Three of the four judges got on their feet. Only Simon Cowell stayed seated.Earlier, Cowell asked Zangwill if his schoolmates knew of his singing sideline. Yes, and no....

12 Emerging Latin Artists to Discover in 2021

We will publish a new list of emerging acts at the end of the year. In the meantime, enjoy!Bad MilkBad Milk was born in the heart of the quarantine lockdown in 2020, opening her YouTube channel on March 15...

About Me

31 POSTS
0 COMMENTS
- Advertisement -

Latest News

Phantom Warships Are Courting Chaos in Conflict Zones

The latest weapons in the global information war are fake vessels behaving badly.On September 17 last year, the largest...
- Advertisement -

Covid Is Pulling the Plug on Beloved Japanese Arcades

Once home to vibrant live competitions, gaming centers have been bleeding out since before the pandemic. Lockdowns could leave them KO'd for good.On January...

China Cracks Down On Its Tech Giants. Sound Familiar?

Companies like Alibaba, Baidu, and Tencent were once regarded with national pride. Now they’re being slapped with fines and other penalties.China’s Ministry of Industry...

A People’s History of Black Twitter, Part III

Joy and pain, harmony and discord, organization and chaos—there’s no single way to define Black Twitter’s complex, ongoing legacy.By the end of the Obama...

Mental health memes are everywhere – can they offer more than comic relief?

Life and styleMental health memes are everywhere – can they offer more than comic relief? Relatable jokes about trauma can help people feel less...