J. Cole Outsells Wale and Kanye West for #1 Billboard Spot

Monique Baisden Jul 10 13 3 Comments

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Remember when J. Cole moved up his album date to compete with Kanye West? Well, that turned out to be a very smart move on Cole’s part as his “Born Sinner” album has now surpassed both Kanye West and Wale to take the number 1 spot on the Billboard 200 chart.

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Kanye West’s “Yeezus” Debuts at Number 1 on Billboard

Monique Baisden Jun 25 13 3 Comments

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Kanye West’s latest album, “Yeezus”, has debuted at number 1 on Billboard 200.

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Justin Timberlake’s New Album Expected To Debut At Number One

Contributing Writer Mar 13 13 1 Comment

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Justin Timberlake’s new album “The 20/20 Experience” doesn’t drop until next week, but industry sources are already predicting that it will have a huge debut week.  The long-awaited album – his first in seven years – is expected to sell at least 500,000 copies in its first week, easily giving it the number one spot on the Billboard 200 when it debuts.  Read More »

Tupac, 2 Chainz Featured On Tyga’s Upcoming Album “Hotel California”

Contributing Writer Mar 13 13 1 Comment

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Tyga is racking up the guest appearances for his upcoming album “Hotel California.”  On Tuesday the rapper took to Instagram to release the tracklist to his third album, which boasts cameos from some of hip-hop’s biggest stars. Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa and 2 Chainz are also among the artists with whom Tyga collaborated for the album.  Read More »

Future Merges Record Label With Epic Records

Contributing Writer Dec 18 12 0 Comments

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Future has inked a deal with Epic Records regarding his record label.  Future’s label Freebandz Entertainment has officially merged with Epic. Read More »

Alicia Keys Hits #1 On Billboard 200 & Covers Essance Mag

Contributing Writer Dec 5 12 4 Comments

Congratulations to Alicia Keys who hit #1 on the Billboard 200 chart for the fifth time in her career. Her newest album, “Girl On Fire,” debuted at number one. It has sold 159,000 so far. She also releases the new cover she is featured on Essence Magazine. Read More »

New Video: Trey Songz On Chapter V World Tour

Contributing Writer Dec 4 12 0 Comments

Trey Songz album Chapter V debuted #1 on the Billboard 200 when released in August 2012. He is currently on his world tour and check out the video inside. Read More »

Nas’ “Good Life” Debuts At Number One On Billboard 200

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Nas’ life is apparently very good when it comes to the Billboard 200 album chart. The hip-hop veteran’s latest effort, “Life Is Good,” debuts at number one this week, with Nielsen SoundScan reporting first-frame sales of 149-thousand copies. Read More »

Watch : Jill Scott, New Video – ‘Blessed’

admin Apr 25 12 2 Comments

Jill Scott turned 40 this month and dropped the new video for her latest single, “Blessed,” from her most recent album “Light of the Sun.” Jill Scott secured the #1 spot on the Billboard charts for the first time in her career with her latest album.

With sales of over 135, 000 units in her first week Scott beat out Bon Iver and Adele for the week’s top selling album across all genres.

 

The album received numerous accolades including the Wall Street Journal calling it “one of the superior albums of the year”, NPR Music naming it “Best of 2011”, and rave reviews from The New York Times, Entertainment Weekly, People Magazine.

 

The Philly-bred singer-songwriter will be heading to a city near you in the not so distant future as a part of the Block Party concert series.

 

Grammy Award-winning singer Jill Scott is among the artists featured on this season’s installment of “VH1 Storytellers.”


P.S. Did yall hear and see how she threw her baby daddy under the bus… LOL!!!  Are yall felling the video…