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Sarah Geronimo's 'Tala' debuts on Billboard's World Digital Song Sales chart

Jan 17, 2020 - 12:06 PM

In the words of Sarah G, 'aabutin natin ang mga tala'

TALA. Sarah Geronimo's hit song makes it to the Billboard World Digital Song Sales chart. Screenshot from

SB19 is first Filipino act to land on Billboard's Social 50 list

Jan 07, 2020 - 2:33 PM

Billboard's Social 50 list is a 'weekly ranking of the most active artists on the world’s leading social network sites’

Mariah Carey first to score #1 hit in 4 different decades

Jan 02, 2020 - 9:38 AM

'All I Want For Christmas Is You' makes it to number 1 after it topped the charts in late 2019

(FILES) In this file photo taken on December 17, 2019 US singer Mariah Carey participates in the ceremonial lighting of the Empire State Building in celebration of the 25th anniversary of "All I Want For Christmas Is You." - Carey has had a long list of hits over the years, but her classic holiday song has helped her make history as the first artist to top the Billboard charts in four separate decades. "All I Want For Christmas Is You" is atop the Billboard Hot 100 for the week dated January 4, 2020, based on sales, radio airplay and streaming data -- its third week atop the rankings. That means Carey has had a number one single in the 1990s, 2000s, 2010s and 2020s. (Photo by Angela Weiss / AFP)

Billie Eilish is Billboard’s 2019 Woman of the Year

Nov 27, 2019 - 3:19 PM

The party's far from over for 17-year-old singer Billie Eilish, who will be named 2019's Woman of the Year during the Billboard Women in Music event

Mariah Carey is top female artist of all time, according to Billboard

Nov 16, 2019 - 3:26 PM

Guess she got all she wanted for Christmas!

IN PHOTOS: Red carpet looks at the Billboard Music Awards 2019

May 02, 2019 - 12:12 PM

Taylor Swift, The Jonas Brothers, and BTS are among those who walked the red carpet

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - MAY 01: Taylor Swift attends the 2019 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 01, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images/AFP

BTS is Top Group at 2019 Billboard Awards

May 02, 2019 - 11:14 AM

'This is all possible because of the little things we shared together,' RM tells BTS' loyal 'Army'

BILLBOARD WIN. K-pop sensation BTS at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards. Photo from Billboard's Twitter

FULL LIST: Winners, 2019 Billboard Music Awards

May 02, 2019 - 10:02 AM

(UPDATED) BTS and Drake are among the big winners of the night

Ariana Grande first artist since Beatles to claim U.S. top 3 spots

Feb 20, 2019 - 11:00 AM

Pop superstar Ariana Grande simultaneously nabs the top 3 spots on the US singles chart – the first time in 50 years since The Beatles in 1964

Court of Appeals upholds Quezon City ordinance regulating billboards

Nov 28, 2018 - 11:11 AM

Ordinance No. SP-2109 regulates the construction, display, and maintenance of all commercial signs within the city

Miss Earth 2018 candidates accuse sponsor of sexual harassment | Evening wRap

Nov 08, 2018 - 9:49 PM

Watch Rappler’s evening newscast with Ralf Rivas

Ariana Grande named 2018 Woman of the Year by Billboard

Nov 08, 2018 - 12:58 PM

We only have happy tears left to cry!

Express Pinoy pride through song with the 'Tagumpay' billboards along EDSA

Oct 26, 2018 - 12:11 PM

The 'Ating Tagumpay' billboards contain lyrics that celebrate the brand of grit, resilience and skill Pinoys are known for

BTS' 'Love Yourself: Answer' tops Billboard 200 chart

Sep 03, 2018 - 12:18 PM

This is the group's second album to top the Billboard 200 album chart

WORLDWIDE IDOLS. The accolades continue to pour in for the Bangtan boys. Image from BTS' official Instagram account

Anarchy of billboards in Metro Manila

Aug 18, 2018 - 5:00 PM

They are big, bright, and not very pretty. Billboards reign supreme with a new king on the rise: LEDs.

ADVERTISING. Billboards are a common sight along EDSA. Shutterstock file photo

Bong Go billboards, China on PH loans, Mandela | Midday wRap

Jul 18, 2018 - 1:49 PM

Watch Rappler’s midday newscast with Margie de Leon

Bong Go supporter takes down NLEX billboard

Jul 17, 2018 - 8:23 PM

A certain 'Christine Yu' removes the enormous Bong Go billboard at the Candaba viaduct in the North Luzon Expressway, according to a press release from the staff of the Special Assistant to the President

Photo from PCOO

BTS' 'Love Yourself: Tear' is first K-pop album to top Billboard 200 chart

May 28, 2018 - 10:17 AM

'Love Yourself: Tear' is also the first primarily foreign-language album to top the 200 albums chart in over a decade

CHAR TOPPERS. K-pop group BTS continues to make history. Photo from the BTS Instagram account

WATCH: BTS performs new song 'Fake Love' at Billboard Music Awards 2018

May 21, 2018 - 12:16 PM

The Korean boyband wins this year's Top Social Artist award

FULL LIST: Winners, Billboard Music Awards 2018

May 21, 2018 - 12:09 PM

Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran are among the big winners of the night

IN PHOTOS: Billboard Music Awards 2018 red carpet

May 21, 2018 - 11:15 AM

Taylor Swift, Korean group BTS are among the stars who walk the red carpet

K-pop group BTS to perform at Billboard Music Awards 2018

Apr 26, 2018 - 5:39 PM

This is the group's second time in the awards

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 31: BTS performs onstage during Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2018 on December 31, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images for dcp/AFP

Super Junior’s 'Lo Siento' enters Billboard Latin Digital Song Sales chart

Apr 26, 2018 - 11:29 AM

'Lo Siento,' which features American singer-songwriter Leslie Grace, is the K-Pop group's first entry in the Latin charts

FULL LIST: Nominees for the Billboard Music Awards 2018

Apr 18, 2018 - 10:44 AM

Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars, and Ed Sheeran lead the awards with 15 nominations, including Top Male Artist

BTS, GOT7, NCT dominate Billboard 'World Albums' top 5

Mar 24, 2018 - 8:45 AM

K-pop groups dominate Billboard's World Albums Chart top spots for the week of March 24, 2018!

Oscars 2018: Frances McDormand wins Best Actress

Mar 05, 2018 - 12:45 PM

The actress is awarded for her role in 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri'

Oscars 2018: Sam Rockwell wins Best Supporting Actor

Mar 05, 2018 - 9:43 AM

(UPDATED) Sam Rockwell thanks his fellow nominees, saying, 'You guys rock, you inspire me, and you always have'

ACADEMY AWARD WINNER. Sam Rockwell accepts the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor during the 90th Annual Academy Awards show in Hollywood, California. Photo by Mark Ralston/ AFP PHOTO

Fun facts about this year's Oscar nominees

Mar 04, 2018 - 8:56 PM

Before the big day, here are few things to know about this year's awards show

An Oscar statue is unveiled on the eve of the 90th Academy Awards Ceremony "The Oscars" on March 3rd, 2018 in Hollywood, California.  All eyes will be on the battle for Oscars supremacy between "The Shape of Water" and "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" on Sunday. / AFP PHOTO / Robyn BECK

Oscars 2018: The 9 Best Picture nominees

Mar 03, 2018 - 7:00 PM

World War II, press freedom, justice, and love are just some of the topics featured in this year's nominated films

‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ review: The best and worst of humanity

Feb 19, 2018 - 1:30 PM

The film, despite its parable-like grooves, feels too close to home

Frances McDormand in the film THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI.  Photo by Merrick Morton. © 2017 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation All Rights Reserved

'Three Billboards' tops Baftas as 'Time's Up' campaign shares stage

Feb 19, 2018 - 8:03 AM

'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri' captures 5 Baftas in an emotionally charged ceremony that featured fashion and rhetoric in support of the fight against sexual harassment

WINNERS. British-Irish filmmaker Martin McDonagh (L), producer Peter Czernin (2L), US actor Sam Rockwell, and British producer Graham Broadbent (R) pose with citation reader US actress Frances McDormand (2R) after receiving the award for Best Film for 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri' at the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London on February 18, 2018. Ben Stanstall/AFP

7 reasons to see 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri'

Feb 14, 2018 - 1:55 PM

The dark comedy starring Frances McDormand reflects harsh realities that many would be able to relate to, regardless of who and where they are

FULL LIST: Nominees, The Oscars 2018

Jan 23, 2018 - 10:40 PM

'The Shape of Water' earns 13 nominations

FULL LIST: The winners of the SAG Awards 2018

Jan 22, 2018 - 8:52 AM

See this year's big winners

Your Hollywood 2018 awards season binge-watch list

Jan 08, 2018 - 5:25 PM

Did you catch all the films and TV shows lauded at the Golden Globes 2018?

LADY BIRD. In an award-winning performance, Saoirse Ronan plays an opinionated small-town teen in Greta Gerwig's coming-of-age film. Screengrab from

LOOK: This LED billboard in Makati erupts into actual fireworks

Dec 22, 2017 - 11:38 AM

Heineken is celebrating this festive season with a delightful surprise for commuters

'Three Billboards' leads US Screen Actors Guild award nominations

Dec 14, 2017 - 11:13 AM

'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri ' receives 4 nominations, including lead actress for Frances McDormand

K-pop titans BTS break into U.S. Top 40

Dec 05, 2017 - 10:01 AM

'Mic Drop' debuts at number 28!

BTS. The boy band continues to gain a bigger following across the world. Screengrab from

Berita selebriti hari ini: Senin, 27 November 2017

Nov 27, 2017 - 7:29 PM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

Berita selebriti hari ini: Senin, 30 Oktober 2017

Oct 30, 2017 - 8:04 PM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

Erich Gonzales declines coffee date with Xian Gaza

Jul 17, 2017 - 6:10 PM

Erich says she decided not to meet Xian after consulting her family and friends

Billboard suitor Xian Gaza answers 'scammer' claims

Jul 05, 2017 - 1:49 AM

Actress Erich Gonzales billboard suitor Xian Gaza responds to various accounts from people claiming they have been scammed by him

ACCUSED SCAMMER. Gaza takes to Facebook in an effort to clear his name after several people claimed that they were scammed by him. Screengrab from

Real talk: That billboard date proposal is creepy AF

Jul 04, 2017 - 10:59 AM

This kind of emotional blackmail removes women s agency

Erich Gonzales reacts to businessman's billboard date proposal

Jul 03, 2017 - 8:55 PM

Businessman Xian Gaza uses a billboard to ask the actress out for coffee

WATCH: Celine Dion's powerful 'My Heart Will Go On' performance

May 22, 2017 - 2:48 PM

Celine performs the song in celebration of the movie s 20th anniversary

FULL LIST: Winners, Billboard Music Awards 2017

May 22, 2017 - 11:05 AM

Twenty One Pilots Drake and Beyonce top this year s Billboard Music Awards

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 21: Rapper Drake (R) accepts Top Male Artist from actor Kate Beckinsale onstage during the 2017 Billboard Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on May 21, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Daftar lengkap pemenang ‘Billboard Music Awards 2017’

May 22, 2017 - 10:20 AM

Billboard Music Awards 2017 digelar di T Mobile Arena Las Vegas AS Minggu 21 Mei waktu setempat atau Senin 22 Mei waktu Indonesia

Rapper Drake jadi bintang di ajang 'Billboard Music Awards 2017' dengan perolehan piala terbanyak. Foto dari akun Twitter BBMAs.

Daftar nominasi ‘Billboard Music Awards 2017’

Apr 11, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Drake dan The Chainsmokers dominasi perolehan nominasi BBMA 2017

22 KATEGORI. Drake dan The Chainsmoker jadi musisi yang mendapatkan nominasi terbanyak dalam Billboard Music Awards 2017. Foto dari Twitter/@TheChainsmokers dan Instagram/Champagnepapi

BTS raih nominasi di ajang 'Billboard Music Awards 2017'

Apr 11, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Bangtan Boys dinominasikan di kategori Top Social Artist

BTS meraih nominasi untuk kategori Top Social Artist di ajang 'Billboard Music Awards 2017'. Foto dari akun Instagram BTS.

Penyanyi Tommy Page ditemukan tewas, diduga akibat bunuh diri

Mar 05, 2017 - 10:12 AM

Di Indonesia Tommy Page dikenal dengan lagunya A Shoulder to Cry On Bahkan dia pernah menggelar konser di Indonesia tahun 2013

MENINGGAL. Penyanyi pop era tahun 1990an, Tommy Page ditemukan tewas pada Jumat, 3 Maret. Diduga dia meninggal akibat bunuh diri. Foto oleh Theresa May/ANTARA