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Billboard Women In Music 'Rule Breaker' Alessia Cara: 'Having to Work Harder Makes Me Feel Like Girls Are Stronger'

05 December 2016 10:00 AM

Whether singing an ode to outsiders (which shot to the Hot 100?s top 10) or performing makeup-free on MTV, she redefines what a pop star can be.

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Alessia Cara to Receive 'Rule Breaker' Award at Billboard Women in Music 2016

02 December 2016 11:00 AM

Billboard is excited to announce today that singer-songwriter Alessia Cara will be honored at this year's Women in Music event with the "Rule Breaker" award. Cara will receive the designation, which celebrates a boundary-pushing female music star whose approach defies the conventional, at the New York City gala on December 9, before the event airs December 12 on Lifetime.

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Pop Shop Podcast: Alessia Cara on Staying 'Authentic' & Knowing When to Say Yes, Plus Chart Chat About Metallica, Fifth Harmony

29 November 2016 7:57 PM

Singer/songwriter Alessia Cara drops in to the Billboard Pop Shop Podcast to talk about her breakthrough year, knowing when to say yes to career opportunities, staying "authentic," and her latest hit single "Scars to Your Beautiful." In addition to our discussion with Cara, we've got chart chat about a rockin' new No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart from Metallica, how The Weeknd should bow at No. 1 with his new "Starboy" set, and Billboard Hot 100 news about Fifth Harmony and one of its members, Camilla Cabello!

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Bedstock 2016: Tegan and Sara Discuss Cancer-Fighting Virtual Fest, Premiere Acoustic 'Closer' Video

28 November 2016 11:13 AM

For the third consecutive holiday season, the on-demand, virtual music festival Bedstock will rally for hospitalized children with a full palette of performances. Panic! at the Disco, Norah Jones, Alessia Cara and Tegan and Sara are among those serenading us from their very own beds; the latter shared its Bedstock 2016 video with Billboard and chatted about this unique charitable endeavor.

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Hot 100 Chart Moves: 'Needed Me' Becomes Rihanna's Longest-Charting Hit

23 November 2016 5:40 PM

With its 42nd week on the chart, the song passes the 41-week run of "We Found Love." Plus, Alessia Cara collects her second top 20 hit.

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Alessia Cara Reflects on Fame, Beauty & Learning From Taylor Swift's 'Connection' With Fans at Grammy Museum

18 November 2016 9:48 PM

Alessia Cara performed an intimate acoustic set to a sold-out audience at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles on Thursday, but before her performance, Cara sat down with moderator Scott Goldman, vice president of the Grammy Foundation, to discuss touring with Coldplay, how she got her start in the business and how she feels about being considered a role model by her fans.

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Hot 100 Chart Moves: Nicki Minaj Ties Taylor Swift for Second-Most Hits Among Women

10 November 2016 10:27 AM

Nicki Minaj ties Taylor Swift for second-most hits on the Hot 100 among women, only trailing Aretha Franklin. Plus, Alessia Cara climbs & Drake moves closer to Lil Wayne's mark for the most Hot 100 visits among soloists.

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'Moana': Alessia Cara Sings Lin-Manuel Miranda's Anthem "How Far I'll Go" in New Music Video

03 November 2016 2:29 PM

Alessia Cara stars in the music video for the Lin-Manuel Miranda-written "How Far I'll Go" from Disney's 'Moana' which hits theaters Nov. 23.

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Moana's How Far I'll Go Is Your New Anthem

28 October 2016 2:49 PM

Disney gives fans another I Want song

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Disney Unveils Alessia Cara Track 'How Far I'll Go,' Written by Lin-Manuel Miranda for 'Moana'

28 October 2016 2:22 PM

Alessia Cara sings "How Far I'll Go," a song from the new Disney movie 'Moana,' which hits theaters this Thanksgiving.

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