Stevie Wonder to Keynote ASCAP 'I Create Music' Expo

The legendary artist will also accept the inaugural “Key Life” award at the April event. Stevie Wonder will deliver a keynote at the 2017 edition the ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO in Los Angeles. The legendary artists will also be presented with the American Society Composers, Authors and Publishers' inaugural “Key Life” award. The …

A$AP Ferg, The Chainsmokers' Manager & More Discuss Changing Music Industry in SXSW 'Digital Revolution' Panel

The discussion was led by Billboard’s VP digital content, Mike Bruno, and also featured singer-songwriter Bridgit Mendler, C3 founder Charles Attal and Latin artist Residente. “Digital Revolution: A Look at Music’s New Frontier” may have been the name the Wednesday's (March 15) SXSW panel moderated by Billboard’s VP digital content, Mike …

Nile Rodgers Talks Joni Sledge, His First Post-Chic Album In 25 Years & Rock Hall of Fame Confusion

The death Sister Sledge’s Joni Sledge is weighing on Nile Rodgers, who co-wrote and co-produced the group’s 1979 breakthrough album We Are Family. “It’s really heartbreaking,” Rodgers told Billboard backstage before his keynote speech at the South by Southwest conference Wednesday (March 15) in Austin, Texas. “To me, they always …