billboard

Cardi B Makes Billboard Chart History
Cardi B Makes Billboard Chart History
Stray News
Monday, 13 November 2017
22
0

Cardi B Makes Billboard Chart History

Cardi B makes history once again. After becoming only the second unaccompanied female MC to top the Billboard Hot 100, Bardi becomes the first woman ever to have her first three top 10s on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart simultaneously. Bacardi achieved this feat...

Fetty Wap Debuts at Number 1
Fetty Wap Debuts at Number 1
Hip Hop
Tuesday, 06 October 2015
255
0

Fetty Wap Debuts at Number 1

Fetty Wap is on top. After owning the summer with his hits “Trap Queen” and “My Way,” the New Jersey rapper takes the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 with his debut album. The self-titled set sold 129,000 album equivalent units (75,000 in pure...

Kanye West Covers Billboard’s Power 100 Issue
Kanye West Covers Billboard’s Power 100 Issue
Newsstand
Friday, 06 February 2015
206
0

Kanye West Covers Billboard’s Power 100 Issue

How can one man have so much power? Kanye West graces the cover of Billboard‘s annual Power 100 issue. Dressed in all black, the dapper mogul poses alongside fellow Universal Music Group artist Lana Del Rey and UMG chairman/CEO Lucian Grange, who ranks No. 1...

Chris Brown Opens Up About Rihanna, Jail & Life Lessons in Billboard Interview
Chris Brown Opens Up About Rihanna, Jail & Life Lessons in Billboard Interview
Featured Artist
Sunday, 07 September 2014
7309
145

Chris Brown Opens Up About Rihanna, Jail & Life Lessons in Billboard Interview

Chris In the past year, Chris Brown has shied away from the press. But in anticipation of his upcoming sixth album X on September 16, the R&B superstar broke his silence toBillboard in an exclusive interview. While putting the finishing touches on X at...

Jay-Z’s New Album “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Will Officially Become Platinum Immediately Upon Release
Jay-Z’s New Album “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Will Officially Become Platinum Immediately Upon Release
Newsstand
Monday, 01 July 2013
189
0

Jay-Z’s New Album “Magna Carta Holy Grail” Will Officially Become Platinum Immediately Upon Release

After watching his business partners Samsung purchase 1 million copies of his new LP ‘Magna Carta Holy Grail’, he has learned that rules that would otherwise ban him from going Platinum because of this have now been changed, in a shock move made by the Recording...

no-cover
no-cover
Stray News
Monday, 25 June 2012
190
0

Lil Wayne Lands 100th Hit On R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart

Lil Wayne is going down in the history books. The Young Money chief scores his 100th entry on the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart this week. Weezy crosses the threshold as a featured guest on French Montana’s single “Pop That,” which debuts at No. 57. He...

no-cover
no-cover
R&B Corner
Thursday, 16 February 2012
241
0

Whitney Houston Returns To “Billboard” Top 10

Whitney Houston’s music lives on. Following the pop icon’s untimely death on Saturday, her music has returned to the charts. Houston’s 2000 compilation Whitney: The Greatest Hits re-enters the Billboard 200 albums chart at No. 6. According to Nielsen SoundScan,...

no-cover
no-cover
Top Stories
Monday, 12 December 2011
152
0

Billboard Names Lil Wayne Top R&B/Hip-Hop Artist Of 2011; Nicki Minaj Comes in 2nd

Billboard magazine has crowned Lil Wayne as the top R&B/Hip-Hop artist of the year. His album Tha Carter IV debuting at #1, selling nearly a million copies in one week alone before going on to nab double platinum status are just a few of the...

no-cover
no-cover
Hip Hop
Saturday, 03 December 2011
245
0

Nicki Minaj Honored With Billboard’s “Rising Star Award”

Nicki Minaj busted out the blonde during an appearance earlier today in New York City to accept her Billboard “Rising Star” Award. The Harajuku Barbie, who was recently nominated for Best New Artist for the 2012 Grammy Awards, showed off a crimped wig with tight...

no-cover
no-cover
Top Stories
Tuesday, 29 November 2011
222
0

T.I. Credits Eminem For Helping Him Overcome His Drug Addiction [VIDEO]

  Tip reveals that he reached out to Marshall for help when he feared he might be addicted to drugs. T.I. previously revealed that he turned to Eminem for help after fearing that he developed a drug habit last year. Speaking with Billboard.com’s The Juice,...