BLACKPINK Renew Contract With YG, Taylor Swift Gets Candid About Travis Kelce & More | Billboard News

BLACKPINK Renew Contract With YG, Taylor Swift Gets Candid About Travis Kelce & More | Billboard News

BLACKPINK renewed their contract with YG following rumors that Jennie, Jisoo and Lisa were planning to leave the agency. Taylor Swift was named Time’s Person of the Year and got candid about her new relationship with Travis Kelce, what fans can expect from ‘Reputation (Taylor’s Version)’ and her infamous phone call with Kanye West and … Read more

Live Music Society to Distribute Another $200,000 to Independent Venues 

Live Music Society to Distribute Another 0,000 to Independent Venues 

Nonprofit organization Live Music Society is continuing its efforts to support small venues and listening rooms across the country. Today, the organization announced more than $200,000 in additional grants distributed to 31 independent venues, which brings its annual granted funds to over $800,000 so far. The so-called Toolbox grants are designed for uses including regulatory … Read more

Norman Lear’s secret to longevity? Always being curious about others.

Norman Lear’s secret to longevity? Always being curious about others.

The older he got, the more Norman Lear became the symbol of something he never agreed to be, but nevertheless was, up until his death Tuesday at age 101: the infinitely thoughtful, creatively productive, intelligently outspoken, most-elder citizen of the great American ideal, always open to what’s next, what’s happening, what’s now. “I don’t wake … Read more

Billboard & TalkShopLive Feature Exclusive Walmart Toys From Your Favorite Netflix Shows & Movies | Billboard News

Billboard & TalkShopLive Feature Exclusive Walmart Toys From Your Favorite Netflix Shows & Movies | Billboard News

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Billboard and TalkShopLive partnered up to feature exclusive Walmart toys from your favorite Netflix shows and movies such as Stranger Things, … Read more

8 Best Scented Candles to Buy for the Holidays: Gingerbread, Peppermint & Other Fragrances to Make Any Room Feel Cozy

8 Best Scented Candles to Buy for the Holidays: Gingerbread, Peppermint & Other Fragrances to Make Any Room Feel Cozy

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Candles never go out of season, but with winter right around the corner and Christmas in a few weeks and Hanukkah … Read more

André 3000 Reveals Why He Skipped This Year’s Hip-Hop 50 Celebrations

André 3000 Reveals Why He Skipped This Year’s Hip-Hop 50 Celebrations

André 3000’s conflicted feelings toward hip-hop were again highlighted in a new interview with CBS Mornings on Wednesday (Dec. 6).  With this year dubbed the 50th anniversary of hip-hop, many heralded luminaries expressed their unconditional love for the culture, including Nas, LL Cool J, Will Smith and more. 3000 noted that while he received a … Read more