Rapper 50 Cent and boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr. arrive at the 2011 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena May 22, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
More photos after the break..
Hmmm... what is that around his… Continue
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F*** you, if you thought this couldn’t happen. After 30 weeks and a Grammy, Cee-Lo’s F-bomb has reached the top of the… Continue
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Despite his misstep earlier this week on Good Morning America, Chris Brown has a lot to smile about.
Billboard is reporting that Breezy will land in the top spot on… Continue
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Nicki Minaj's "Pink Friday" album continues to amaze three months after it's release. Continue
It now claims the record for most consecutive weeks in the top ten by a female rap album in Billboard album chart with fourteen and counting.
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Lady Gaga has hit another milestone in her career. The pop starlet’s new single “Born This Way,” released to iTunes last Friday, has bowed at the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100, making it the 1,000th song to top the prestigious chart in its 52-year history.
The eccentric singer is taking the… Continue
Added by EntertainmentBoss on February 16, 2011 at 2:04pm —
Nicki Minaj has pulled off a rare feat as her 'Pink Friday' album rises to number 1 on the charts 3 months after it's release with 45,000 units sold. Continue
The album originally made it's debut at number 2 behind Kanye West's 'My Beautiful Dark Fantasy', but…
Added by ChasinDatPaper on February 10, 2011 at 7:30am —
Eleven weeks after the release of Nicki Minaj’s Pink Friday, the album lands at the top spot on the… Continue
Added by EntertainmentBoss on February 9, 2011 at 3:44pm —
Look at R. Kelly getting some shine. The sensual crooner has been named Billboard’s Top R&B Artist of the past 25 years! Wow. That’s some serious recognition there, Kels! Flip it to see who he beat!
The list also includes:
2. Mary J. Blige
3. Whitney Houston
4. Mariah… Continue
Added by HipHollywood.com on November 19, 2010 at 3:22pm —
"Speak Now" album spoke loud and clear last week, as it will debut at No. 1 on this week's Billboard 200 chart with a whopping 1,047,000 copies sold
, according to Nielsen… Continue
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When Lil Wayne’s I Am Not A Human Being was released digitally on September 27th, it debuted at number two on the Charts and a week later, dropped to number 16. But since its retail release last Tuesday, Weezy grabs Billboard’s spot this week after moving 125K copies. Even in Rikers, Dwayne’s out of this world.
Added by EntertainmentBoss on October 20, 2010 at 1:45pm —
Nicki Minaj has established herself as the current go-to female MC all without releasing a full-length album. The Young Money star has set a new record on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart by having the most singles on the chart at one time, with seven entries including Ludacris’ “My Chick Bad”, Lil Wayne’s “Knockout”, Trey Songz’ “Bottoms Up”, Usher’s “Lil Freak”, Sean Kingston’s “Letting Go (Dutty Love)”, and Jay Sean’s “2012.” Per Soundscan, the… Continue
Added by EntertainmentBoss on October 12, 2010 at 2:48pm —
I saw Rihanna on the cover of October's Billboard magazine and got a little annoyed. No, not because she STILL insists on rocking this clown-red hair but because she claims "My fans don't really know who I am". We have been with Rihanna through 4 albums, 17 hair colors, multiple style changes, various boyfriends AND a domestic violence… Continue
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Somewhere, probably on a beach, country sand bum Kenny Chesney is likely celebrating the #1 debut of his latest album, Hemingway's Whiskey, which will top the Billboard 200 chart next week thanks to sales of 183,000. He easily beat out the week's other top debut, the digital release of incarcerated rapper Lil Wayne's I Am Not a Human Being album, which sold 110,000 copies, according to figures provided by Nielsen SoundScan. The physical release of… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on October 6, 2010 at 1:34pm —
"America seems to always be at war,"
John Legend muses as he casually plinks the keys of his piano at Brooklyn's Music Hall of Williamsburg. "While politicians go home safe to their families, we've got a government willing to sacrifice people's lives every day."
Backed by four members of the hardest-working band in hip-hop, the Roots, Legend then launches into a kinetic, 12-minute cover of Bill Withers' "I Can't Write Left Handed," about a… Continue
Added by Bΐgτεεzΐε ~its Tru Cuz I Said So on September 18, 2010 at 5:00pm —
Chris Brown returns to the top of the R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart for the first time since 2006, as "Deuces" jumps from No. 2 to No. 1 this week
Hitting the top in just its ninth week on the list, it ties for the year's fastest climb to No. 1. In April, Monica's
"Everything to Me
" also raced to the penthouse in just nine weeks.
"Deuces" (featuring Tyga and Kevin McCall
) is Brown's… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on September 3, 2010 at 8:01am —
How strong is Eminem's run at the top of the Billboard 200 albums chart? In addition to locking down the #1 spot for seven out of the nine weeks since its release, Slim Shady will manage to hold his perch next week despite a rush of four new titles debuting in the top five.
The rapper, who was just added to the roster of performers at this year's MTV Video Music Awards, will keep his pole position again thanks to sales of 116,000,… Continue
Added by EntertainmentBoss on August 25, 2010 at 1:35pm —
Just weeks after a track titled "Repercussions" leaked on the internet, the elusive Lauryn Hill debuts on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart at No. 94 -- her first debut as a lead artist in over 10 years.
The last time the West Orange, New Jersey,
native charted as a lead artist on the tally was back in November 1999, when "Turn Your Lights Down Low
," featuring Bob Marley,
peaked at No. 49. In 2006,… Continue
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Video After The Jump
There are some wounds that time will never heal
The state of Ohio
is still heated at NBA
superstar, Lebron James
' decision to spurn their Cleveland Cavaliers
basketball team to go play with Chris Bosh and Dwayne Wade
for the Miami Heat
A billboard just went up in James' hometown of Akron, Ohio
that reads, "Welcome… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on August 1, 2010 at 7:00pm —
Provided below are the seven classiest quotes from Katy Perry’s cover story in Billboard Magazine (the full interview you can read here), strictly in anticipation of her upcoming album Teenage Dream, which is due out August 24th (KINGZ Edit: Updated with the magazine cover below):
1. “I’m not coming out trying to prove anything to anyone, like, ‘Oh, I’m in assless chaps!’ or ‘I can’t be tamed!’ I’ve already been through that phase. I… Continue
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