| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds was awarded the 2,508th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday.
Edmonds, who has crafted more than 100 top 10 R&B and pop singles during his career and was called the Quincy Jones of the '90s, accepted...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Pop music’s freshman class made a big splash on the sales charts in 2013, and now several can boast a raft of Grammy nominations, including Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar, hip-hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, 17-year-old singer-songwriter Lorde and...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:40 PM
Nominations for the 56th Grammy Awards are being unveiled tonight at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles begining at 7 p.m. PST, and Pop & Hiss will be with you throughout the evening to live blog the proceedings.
Stay tuned to this post, and we'...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 10:47 AM
Billboard just gave Pink's fans another reason to raise a glass.
The ever-spirited pop star, who got her fourth-ever No. 1 radio single this year with "Just Give Me a Reason," will receive the publication's Woman of the Year award at its Women in...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:46 AM
On most red carpets, Alecia Moore is known as Pink. But at the premiere of “Thanks for Sharing” on Monday night, the pop star was recognized by her given name, which was printed in big bold letters on movie posters outside the ArcLight...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 12:43 PM
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses.
The Eagles, Jan. 15, 17-18 (now); Justin Timberlake, Jan. 20 (Fri.)
Katy Perry’s Can We Survive -- Music for Life, Oct. 23; Avicii,...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 1:03 PM
In Saturday's Calendar section, Times pop music critic Randall Roberts runs down his picks for the best albums of the year so far, a list that includes Chance the Rapper's "Acid Rap," Kacey Musgraves' "Same Trailer Different Park" and "The Next Day" by...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Video of the year
Justin Timberlake — “Mirrors”
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz — “Thrift Shop”
Bruno Mars — “Locked Out of Heaven”
Robin Thicke feat. T.I. and Pharrell — “...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Is Nicki Minaj engaged to DJ Khaled?
We're not really sure, but the "Pink Friday" rapper is sporting a huge rock on her left-hand ring finger that isn't shutting down any such rumors. Nevermind the fact that said ring, which she wore out on Saturday,...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:42 AM
Well, that didn't take long.
Less than 24-hours after Miley Cyrus climbed out of a giant futuristic-looking teddy bear at the MTV Video Music Awards, T-shirts, sweatshirts and even baby-sized onesies inspired by the outfit the singer wore in the first...
| May 21, 2012
| 4:37 PM
The 2012 Billboard Music Awards, aired from the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, earned the right to be called the most awkwardly awesome three hours (yes, three?!) of music to hit TV this year. A few observations....