Taylor Swift is winning once again as she is named Billboard's Top Money Maker

2014-03-13 17:00

Taylor Swift has earned a $39.7m from a combination of music sales, royalties, and touring placing her ahead of Beyoncé in the annual list by Billboard Magazine.

Pink named Billiboard's woman of the year

2013-09-16 10:48

Billboard has announced that Pink will receive the honor at its annual Women In Music event in New York City.

Madonna: Music's biggest earner in 2012

2013-02-25 20:30

Madonna has been named music's biggest money maker of 2012 after earning $34.5 million from her MDNA world tour, beating out the likes of Bruce Springsteen, Coldplay and Justin Bieber.

Psy's Gangnam Style loses out on No 1

2012-10-04 14:28

Korean rapper Psy will have to keep his shirt on after his hit song Gangnam Style failed to top the US Billboard chart for a second week running.

Katy Perry named Woman of the Year

2012-09-26 09:53

Katy Perry has been named Billboard's Woman of the Year having sold more than 48 million tracks alone in the US and completing a gruelling 12 month world tour in 2011.


Pink gives husband some credit for hit song's success

2013-12-11 18:00

Honoured as Billboard's woman of the year, Pink says her husband deserves some credit for her number one hit, Just Give Me a Reason.

Blurred Lines named song of the summer

2013-09-06 09:17

Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines has been named Billboard's song of the summer.

Endless Love named best love song

2013-02-14 11:46

The 1981 Motown ballad Endless Love by Diana Ross and Lionel Richie has topped Billboard magazine's Top 50 'Love' Songs of All Time list, just in time for Valentine's Day.

Lil Wayne overtakes Elvis Presley on chart

2012-09-28 13:56

Hip hop star Lil Wayne has turned 30 to news that he's overtaken Elvis Presley for the number of times he's popped up on Billboard's Hot 100 pop music chart.

U2 named highest grossing touring band

2011-12-22 19:25

U2's 360° tour has been named the highest-earning tour of the year, beating a record set by The Rolling Stones for having the highest grossing tour ever.

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