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  1. The Weeknd Set for Big No. 1 Debut on Billboard 200 Albums Chart

    8:01 am 9/1/2015

    Industry forecasters suggest the set will easily earn the singer his first No. 1 album with perhaps 350,000 equivalent album units earned in the week.Read more

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  2. How 'Empire' Is Crossing Over to Radio Charts With "Good Enough"

    6:18 am 3/25/2015

    "I have never seen a record pop quite like this, fueled by the popularity of the show, which, I have to admit, I am a fan of. It seems our audience relates to it."Read more

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  3. 'Empire' Is First TV Series Soundtrack to Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart

    7:26 am 3/20/2015

    No other TV-related soundtrack has done so since Diana Ross and The Supremes, and the Temptations, in 1969.Read more

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  4. 'Fifty Shades of Grey': How the Soundtrack Is Being Deployed to Sell the Steamy Movie

    9:15 am 2/2/2015

    Videos by Ellie Goulding and The Weeknd are acting as prerelease trailers to lure viewers into theaters on Valentine's Day weekend.Read more

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  5. Barbra Streisand Goes Platinum for Historic 31st Time With 'Partners'

    7:54 am 1/20/2015

    Streisand extends her record for the most Platinum album certifications for a woman in RIAA history.Read more

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  6. 'The Voice' Winner Craig Wayne Boyd Debuts at No. 1 on Hot Country Songs

    5:34 am 12/26/2014

    With his coronation single "My Baby's Got a Smile on Her Face," the Blake Shelton protege is just the second artist to launch at the top spotRead more

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  7. Jennifer Lawrence Debuts on Billboard Hot 100: 'The Hanging Tree' Bows at No. 12

    2:41 pm 12/3/2014

    The Oscar-winning actress charts her first hit, from 'Mockingjay, Part 1' Read more

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  8. Taylor Swift's '1989' No. 1 for Third Week on Billboard 200

    4:17 pm 11/19/2014

    The Foo Fighter's 'Sonic Highways' debuts at No. 2Read more

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  9. Taylor Swift's '1989' Surging Toward 1.2 Million Debut

    5:35 am 10/30/2014

    It will become the biggest-selling album released in 2014 after only one week on sale, and make Swift the only act to earn three million-selling weeksRead more

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  10. Adele's '21' Surpasses 11 Million In U.S. Sales

    4:18 pm 10/10/2014

    The album generated five hit singles, three of them No. 1s: "Rolling in the Deep," "Set Fire to the Rain" and "Someone Like You"Read more

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