Prince Deserved a Better Tribute - Huffington Post

There've been lots of people defending Madonna's tribute to Prince at the Billboard Music Awards. They point out that she wore a flashy suit and there was a purple chair. Wasn't that well-staged? Yeah, right, as if Prince was only about what things ...

Pop Shop Podcast: Troye Sivan Talks Upcoming Tour & Teases New Single; Plus Billboard Music Awards Recap ... - Billboard

Welcome to the latest episode of the Billboard.com Pop Shop Podcast, Billboard's weekly audio breakdown of the Billboard charts, hottest music news and year's biggest musical events. Casual pop fans and chart junkies can hear Billboard co-director of ...

Prince's Revolution Keyboardist Doctor Fink Weighs In on Madonna's Billboard Music Awards Tribute - Billboard

A key member of Prince's Revolution enjoyed Madonna's Billboard Music Awards tribute to the late superstar. But he felt there was room for improvement, too. Revolution keyboardist "Doctor" Matt Fink, who continued playing with Prince for five years ...

Madonna answers critics of her Prince tribute at Billboard music awards - The Guardian

'I love Prince 4 ever' … Madonna on stage at the 2016 Billboard music awards. Photograph: JB Lacroix/WireImage. Madonna. Madonna answers critics of her Prince tribute at Billboard music awards. Tonight Show bandleader and Roots drummer Questlove ...

'He's the new Britney Spears': Justin Bieber is slammed by fans on Twitter for 'lip-syncing during stiff performance ... - Daily Mail

Justin Bieber was slammed by viewers of the Billboard Music Awards on Twitter on Sunday after he was accused of lip syncing. The 22-year-old sang his hits Company and Sorry with the help of a backing track but many fans were less than impressed.

Madonna defends Prince tribute with subtle drug reference - Page Six

Madonna defended her Billboard Music Awards tribute to Prince by posting a photo of herself decked out in purple garb — and inappropriately holding a handbag with “Dealer” emblazoned on it. Even though reports have said opioid medication was found in ...

CJ: Madonna tried valiantly but in the end her Billboard tribute to Prince was not very royal - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Madonna performs a tribute to Prince, pictured onscreen, at the Billboard Music Awards at the T-Mobile Arena on Sunday, May 22, 2016, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Text size. share · tweet · email. Print. more. Share on: Share on ...

Billboard Music Awards 2016: The Weeknd Net Worth, Adele Net Worth and More - Huffington Post

The music industry's biggest stars gathered at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday for the 2016 Billboard Music Awards. Everyone from power couple Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani to Kesha graced the stage for the annual event. Here's a look at the ...

Justin Bieber Slams 'Hollow' Billboard Music Awards in Instagram Rant: 'There's an Authenticity Missing' - Yahoo News

Turns out Justin Bieber really wasn't having a good time at the Billboard Music Awards. The 22-year-old pop star delivered an electrifying performance of his “Sorry” and “Company” and won Top Male Artist during Sunday's show, but fans couldn't help but ...

Demi Lovato's Shirt Made a Huge Statement for Trans Rights at the BBMAs - Mic

Demi Lovato rocked the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night with a performance of her hit song "Cool for the Summer." But it was the symbol emblazoned on her shirt that ended up making the biggest waves. Shoutout to @ddlovato for making a statement ...

Madonna defends her Prince tribute at Billboard Music Awards - New York Daily News

Express yourself all you want, but Madonna says she doesn't have to justify her love for Prince. The pop superstar defended her polarizing tribute to The Purple One at Sunday's Billboard Music Awards with a forthright Instagram post inviting members of ...

Mark down misstep! Ciara cuts an awesome sight in high heels with the price tag showing as she arrives to host ... - Daily Mail

Ciara commanded attention with her racy and expensive-looking ensemble the moment she arrived to the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday. The event's host proved that even she likes a bargain when one turn on the pink carpet revealed a ...

Madonna and Stevie Wonder's Prince Tribute at the BBMAs Was Criminally Underwhelming - Mic

Prince fans were already very skeptical of Madonna's proposed tribute at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards. A petition calling for her to be replaced drew 8,937 supporters, leading the show's producers to stand up to defend the tribute. "Listen, I think ...

Justin Bieber Speaks Out Against Award Show Culture Following Billboard Music Awards - Mic

Earlier this month, Justin Bieber sent Beliebers into a frenzy when he announced he wouldn't be taking photos with fans anymore. In an Instagram post at the time, the 22-year-old singer said he felt like a "zoo animal" and needed to implement the ...

Billboard Music Awards Ratings Fall To 4-Year Low In Demo – Update - Deadline

UPDATE, 11:22 AM: The songs have been sung, the awards given out and now the final numbers are in for the 2016 Billboard Music Awards. Despite being live for the very first time, the fast nationals are not that far off the fast-affiliate ratings of ...

Madonna Responds to Critics of Her Prince Tribute at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards - Billboard

Sunday night (May 22) in Las Vegas, Madonna saluted her friend and collaborator Prince with a two-song performance at the Billboard Music Awards. Paying tribute to the late legend at the Las Vegas show, she performed “Nothing Compares 2 U" and ...

Britney Spears' Appearance at the BBMAs Sparks Plastic Surgery Rumors - Yahoo News Canada (blog)

Britney Spears stole the show at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday with a high-energy medley that included some of her greatest hits, from “Toxic” to “Womanizer.” But that wasn't the only reason people were buzzing about the pop star: The 34-year ...

Madonna Defends Her Prince Tribute at Billboard Awards - Just Jared

The 57-year-old entertainer took to her Instagram account to respond to critics who didn't like the performance. “Anyone who wants to do a tribute to Prince is welcome to. Whatever your age Gender or skin Color. If you loved him and he inspired you ...

Maybe they shouldn't ask Justin Bieber back: “I don't feel good,” he says, when performing during “hollow” awards shows - Salon

In a lengthily captioned Instagram post Monday, pop singer Justin Bieber explained his awards show existential crisis, writing “I don't feel good when I'm there nor after.” Bieber performed recent hits, “Company” and “Sorry,” at the Billboard Music ...

Madonna Responds to Prince Tribute Critics - Pitchfork Media

Last night, Madonna paid tribute to Prince at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas. She sang "Nothing Compares 2 U" before being joined by Stevie Wonder for "Purple Rain." The performance was received with some criticism, prompting Questlove to ...