Ed Sheeran’s ‘Bad Habit’ Racing to Fourth Week at U.K. No. 1

Eurovision Song Contest winners Maneskin are chasing a personal best on the Official U.K. Singles Chart this week, as “I Wanna Be Your Slave” improves 7-3. Also, the Italian rockers’ cover of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons’ “Beggin’” is on the rise, improving 8-6. German DJ, writer and musician Jonasu is aiming for a U.K. Top 10 entry with […]

Madama Butterfly, Act 2: Coro a bocca chiusa (Humming Chorus), Chorus of the Vienna State Opera, Vienna Philharmonic & Herbert von Karajan

By Chorus of the Vienna State Opera, Vienna Philharmonic & Herbert von Karajan Listen to Chorus of the Vienna State Opera, Vienna Philharmonic & Herbert von Karajan on Apple Music. Listen to over 70 million songs, ad-free with zero commercials. Plus, get unlimited downloads to your library, and listen anywhere without Wi-Fi or using data. There’s no commitment. You can […]

Britney Spears Sings ‘Lonely’ in the Car With Sam Asghari

The voice sang the emotional bridge of “Lonely”: “Think of times you made me cry/ You had me so confused/ I’m tired of trying, I’ll leave behind this/ What’s a girl to do?” Spears was active on social media over the weekend, taking the time to speak her mind about the actions of her “so-called support system” throughout her ongoing […]

Madama Butterfly, Act 1: “Bimba, bimba, non piangere”, Carlo Bergonzi, Renata Tebaldi, Coro Dell’Accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Tullio Serafin

By Carlo Bergonzi, Renata Tebaldi, Coro Dell’Accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Tullio Serafin Listen to Carlo Bergonzi, Renata Tebaldi, Coro Dell’Accademia Nazionale Di Santa Cecilia, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Tullio Serafin on Apple Music. Listen to over 70 million songs, ad-free with zero commercials. Plus, get unlimited downloads to your […]

Live Nation’s Theresa Velasquez Dies in Florida Condo Collapse

Velasquez was a Los Angeles-based executive for the Live Nation event promotion company. She had flown into Miami to visit her parents at the Surfside condo, both of whom also died in the collapse. “Theresa was an impassioned leader at Live Nation, who elevated every project she was part of, at the same time breaking down barriers for women, and […]

Can I Go to See This Show? Must I Wear a Mask? It Depends.

During its preview performances in June, New York Classical Theater was allowed to put on “King Lear” for only up to 75 audience members outdoors. Those patrons were socially distanced on picnic blankets, wore masks and could not eat or drink during the play. That same month, Foo Fighters played a full-capacity show inside Madison Square Garden for 15,000 vaccinated […]

4 Faster Horses Festivalgoers Found Dead During Michigan Country Concert

At least four people died while attending a weekend country music festival in southern Michigan, including three men who likely succumbed to carbon monoxide exposure inside a travel trailer, authorities said Saturday (July 17). Two more men were in critical condition at a hospital from the same exposure, the Lenawee County sheriff’s office said. The five men were in their […]

‘Space Jam 2’ Is No. 1 at the Box Office

Heading into the weekend, Warner Bros. expected Space Jam 2 to open in the $20 million range. That would have been a problematic start for a movie that cost a reported $150 million to make. The film is being buoyed by an A- CinemaScore and an ethnically diverse audience. The live-action/animated movie is also available on HBO Max. (Black Widow […]

5 Uplifting Moments in Latin Music This Week (July 17)

From career milestones and new music releases to major announcements and more, Billboard editors highlight the latest news buzz in Latin music every week. Here’s what happened in the Latin music world this week. Billboard Latin Music Awards This week, Telemundo and Billboard unveiled the official date and venue of the 2021 Billboard Latin Music Awards to take place Thursday, […]