Hip Hop Single Sales: Kendrick Lamar Debuts At #1

Kendrick Lamar shook up the Hip Hop world with his single “Humble” and the release his latest studio album, DAMN, has put the industry under its spell. The single had the highest Billboard Hot 100 Hip Hop debut since 2010. The… Continue Reading

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Hip Hop Single Sales: Drake Takes Over & Nicki Minaj Plummets

After charting high with her #3PackFromParis last week, Nicki Minaj took a drastic drop on the Digital Genre R&B/Hip-Hop sales chart ending March 23, 2017. Meanwhile, songs from Drake’s More Life project took over one fifth the chart, but didn’t do… Continue Reading

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Hip Hop & R&B Single Sales: Bruno Mars Dominates As Remy Ma's "SHETHER" Debuts

Bruno Mars’ chart dominance continues. The Hawaiian star is still getting life out his third studio album’s lead and title single, “24K Magic,” and the album’s second single, “That’s What I Like,” is on its way to selling gold. For… Continue Reading

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Daft Punk’s incredible debut BBC Essential Mix turns 20 — revisit it now

“We are pleased to introduce two French blokes.” In the early morning hours March 2 1997, Pete Tong introduced Daft Punk for their first BBC Essential Mix. Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter were only a few weeks fresh from… Continue Reading

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Hip Hop Single Sales: Bruno Mars, The Weeknd & More Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars’ 24K Magic album has spawned another #1 hit in “That’s What I Like,” netting the R&B singer two singles in the top three spots on the Hip Hop and R&B single sales chart. The Weeknd’s “I Feel It… Continue Reading

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Watch Daft Punk and The Weeknd perform at the 59th Grammys – Dancing Astronaut

made waves throughout the Internet when they announced that they would perform with the Grammys, marking their first public appearance since with , , and – and their third-ever televised performance. Though news their Grammy live reunion fell short expectations… Continue Reading

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Chance the Rapper to Perform at 2017 GRAMMY Awards

If you’re getting ready for the GRAMMY Awards coming up, then we have some big news for you. Chance the Rapper is set to perform at this year’s 59th annual GRAMMY awards, which is taking place just around the corner on Feb. 12th.  With… Continue Reading

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Little Big Town, Sturgill Simpson, others added to Grammy Awards – The Music Universe

Music’s Biggest Night just got bigger with newly added performances by two-time current GRAMMY nominee William Bell and GRAMMY winner Gary Clark Jr.; current seven-time GRAMMY nominee Chance The Rapper; two-time GRAMMY winners Little Big Town; and current two-time GRAMMY… Continue Reading

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