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

    6:19 am PDT 03/25/2015
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    "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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  2. 'Empire' Is First TV Series Soundtrack to Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart

    7:27 am PDT 03/20/2015
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    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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  3. 'Fifty Shades of Grey': How the Soundtrack Is Being Deployed to Sell the Steamy Movie

    9:15 am PST 02/02/2015
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    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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  4. Barbra Streisand Goes Platinum for Historic 31st Time With 'Partners'

    7:57 am PST 01/20/2015
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    Streisand extends her record for the most Platinum album certifications for a woman in RIAA history. READ MORE

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

    5:35 am PST 12/26/2014
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    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 spot READ MORE

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

    2:44 pm PST 12/03/2014
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    The Oscar-winning actress charts her first hit, from 'Mockingjay, Part 1' READ MORE

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

    4:20 pm PST 11/19/2014
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    The Foo Fighter's 'Sonic Highways' debuts at No. 2 READ MORE

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

    5:36 am PDT 10/30/2014
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    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 weeks READ MORE

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

    4:20 pm PDT 10/10/2014
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    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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  10. Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga's 'Cheek To Cheek' Debuts at No. 1

    11:31 am PDT 10/01/2014
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    88-year old Bennett is the oldest living act to earn a No. 1 album READ MORE

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  11. Barbra Streisand Makes History at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart

    7:05 am PDT 09/24/2014
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    People who break records are the luckiest people in the world READ MORE

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  12. Barbra Streisand Set for Historic No. 1 Album

    4:23 pm PDT 09/17/2014
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    Legendary singer's all-star duets album, "Partners," was released on Sept. 16 READ MORE

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  13. One Direction's Free 'Fireproof' Scores 1.1 Million Downloads

    8:52 am PDT 09/11/2014
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    The band gave away the track to fans when announcing the release date of their fourth album READ MORE

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  14. 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Soundtrack Hits No. 1 on Billboard 200

    9:17 am PDT 08/13/2014
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    Meghan Trainor's 'All About That Bass' hits No. 1 on the Digital Songs chart READ MORE

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  15. Tom Petty Scores First No. 1 Album On Billboard 200

    9:58 am PDT 08/07/2014
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    The soundtrack to the blockbuster movie "Guardians of the Galaxy," debuts at No. 3. READ MORE

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  16. Eric Clapton, Shawn Mendes Aim for Top Five Debuts on Billboard 200

    6:23 am PDT 08/02/2014
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    The legendary guitarist is heading for his 14th top 10 album, while YouTube phenom Mendes’ debut is set for a handsome bow. READ MORE

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  17. 5 Seconds of Summer Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200

    11:30 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    Last week's No. 1 album, "Weird Al" Yankovic's "Mandatory Fun," falls 1-3 and Sam Smith's "In the Lonely Hour" rises from 6-4. READ MORE

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  18. 5 Seconds of Summer Set for No. 1 Album Debut on Billboard 200 Chart

    6:18 am PDT 07/26/2014
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    Industry sources suggest the self-titled set might sell 250,000 copies in the week ending July 27. READ MORE

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  19. 'Weird Al' Yankovic Gets First No. 1 Album On Billboard 200

    10:40 am PDT 07/23/2014
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    The "Mandatory Fun" album is the first comedy set to top the chart since 1963. READ MORE

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  20. Sia Earns First No. 1 Album On Billboard 200 with '1000 Forms of Fear'

    3:37 pm PDT 07/16/2014
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    Last week's No. 1, Trey Songz's "Trigga," falls to No. 4 and Sam Smith's "In the Lonely Hour" holds at No. 3. READ MORE

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