There is no doubt that Drake is the man right now in hip hop. Everything he touches seems to turn into gold.
This week, the Toronto rapper keeps his winning streak going by… Continue
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With the final numbers all counted Hits Daily Double has released a list of the top albums based on sales for the last week.
1. Miley Cyrus - 'Bangerz' 273, 818
2. Panic At The Disco - 'Too Weird To Live, Too Rare… Continue
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As expected Drake will claim the top spot on the Billboard 200 chart. His Nothing Was the Same album had a very strong debut after moving 658,179 units it's first week out, according to Hits Daily… Continue
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When his "No Lie" collaboration with 2 Chainz settled into the No. 1 spot, Drake set a new record with 10 No. 1 singles on the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop songs chart.
Jay-Z previously held the record with 9 chart toppers. At age 25 Drizzy has a… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on August 10, 2012 at 5:30pm —
When the song comes on the nightclubs light up, a sure fire sign you have a hit on your hands. That's the reaction you get when the DJ spins LoveRance's hit "Up" which features 50 Cent.
Added by ChasinDatPaper on April 9, 2012 at 6:30pm —
Kanye West and Jay-Z, together known as The Throne, rule the charts for the second week in a row with their album "Watch The Throne." Continue
The album moved 177,000 units to grab the…
Added by ChasinDatPaper on August 24, 2011 at 1:30pm —
Eminem and Royce Da 5'9 will reign supreme on the Billboard charts with their debut cd 'Hell: The… 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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Lupe’s first week numbers are in and as… Continue
Added by EntertainmentBoss on March 16, 2011 at 9:56am —
With no new hip-hop releases hitting shelves last week, Eminem easily claims the top position of any other rapper on the Billboard Top 200 albums chart, released today (March 8).
Although boasting the highest sales of any rapper on the charts this go-round, the Detroit lyricist slipped one spot down… Continue
Added by EntertainmentBoss on March 8, 2011 at 2:35pm —
Rihanna is kind of a big deal in the UK. Continue
The singer made UK pop history by becoming first female solo artist in chart history to achieve five number one singles in consecutive years with "What's My Name."
The only other solo performer to match that…
Added by ChasinDatPaper on January 10, 2011 at 2:00pm —
It's no surprise that Eminem tops the iTunes year-end sales chart. His Recovery
album is the best-selling disc of 2010 according to Nielsen SoundScan,
and hits such as "Love the Way You Lie" and "Not Afraid" have given
Marshall Mathers the biggest crossover success of his career.
iTunes — which does not reveal detailed sales data —… Continue
Added by EntertainmentBoss on December 9, 2010 at 4:19pm —
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
Added by ChasinDatPaper on August 19, 2010 at 7:12am —
All good things must come to an end. After five weeks at number one, Emnem’s Recovery was bumped to number two on the Bilboard Charts. The shift was caused by rock band, Avenged Sevenfold and their latest album Nightmare which sold 163,000 copies. But don’t cry for yet Argentina, Emniem still managed to sell 159,000 copies last week.
Added by EntertainmentBoss on August 4, 2010 at 1:56pm —
Next week, it looks like Rick Ross' fourth studio album "Teflon Don" could be the Billboard 200's new No. 1, as industry prognosticators predict the set might sell somewhere around the 150,000 to 180,000 range.
Ross' first three studio efforts all debuted at No. 1 as well, with his last one, 2009's "Deeper Than Rap," arriving with 158,000. Eminem's "Recovery," which has been No. 1 for four weeks running, will likely slide… Continue
Added by Brown Suga on July 23, 2010 at 12:32am —
A veteran and a newcomer both earned No. 1s on this week’s Billboard charts.
B.o.B takes the top spot on the Billboard 200 albums chart with his debut effort B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray. Propelled by the chart-topping single “Nothin’ on You” featuring Bruno Continue
Mars, the set…
Added by EntertainmentBoss on May 5, 2010 at 1:51pm —
Apparently the wait was worth it. After several delays, Usher's Raymond v. Raymond finally made it into stores last week, paving the way for a #1 debut on the Billboard 200 albums chart. The disc, which sold more than 329,000 copies, is the R&B singer's third #1 debut in a row, and it knocks last week's top dog, protégé Justin Bieber's My World 2.0, down a notch to #2. The Bieb has nothing to worry about, though, since, according to… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on April 7, 2010 at 1:01pm —
R&B hitmaker R. Kelly
has inked a deal with SmileyBooks
—the publishing company of media personality Tavis Smiley
—to release his autobiography.
Celebrity author David Ritz (Divided Soul: The Life of Marvin Gaye)
will help Kells with penning the memoir, set to detail the story behind some of the singer’s… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on December 9, 2009 at 3:12pm —
A controversial new documentary about superstar rapper Lil Wayne
has shot to the top of the iTunes
film The Carter
is currently the No. 1 selling documentary on iTunes in the U.S.
In addition to landing the top slot on… Continue
Added by ChasinDatPaper on November 27, 2009 at 3:58pm —
Detroit lyricist Royce Da 5’ 9” debuted at no. 111 on The Billboard 200 this week with his third solo album, Street Hop.
For the disc, Royce recruited Bun B, Busta Rhymes and Phonte of Little Brother, in addition to his Slaughterhouse partners-in-rhyme. Street Hop managed to sell 4,600 copies in its first week.
Jay-Z continued to… Continue
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