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Twitter Unveils Content Deals With NBCUniversal, Billboard

Twitter is growing its slate of original content deals, unveiling new and expanded partnerships with NBCUniversal, Billboard, MLB and the NHL, among others. At its Newfront advertising event Wednesday, the Jack Dorsey-led social media giant announced an expanded deal with NBCUniversal, with an emphasis on news and sports content. On the sports side, NBC Olympics […]

R. Kelly’s “Ignition” and “I Believe I Can Fly” Return to Charts Following ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ Series

In the wake of Lifetime’s six-part 'Surviving R. Kelly' documentary series, which aired on the network Jan. 3-5, two of the titular artist’s most popular recordings — “Ignition” and “I Believe I Can Fly” — return to the R&B Digital Song Sales chart.

Taylor Swift’s ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ Launches With Top Streaming, Sales Week of 2017

She scores her fifth Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 track and breaks the weekly streaming record for a song by a female artist.

With ‘Dear Evan Hansen,’ Broadway Charts Two Albums in Top 20 for First Time in Decades

The chart last housed a pair of top 20-charting cast albums way back in 1965, when the Broadway cast recordings of 'Hello, Dolly!' and 'Fiddler on the Roof' both occupied the region for 11 consecutive weeks.

‘La La Land’ Soundtrack Sizzles on Billboard 200 Chart

And on the Soundtracks chart, the title reaches a new peak.

‘Hamilton Mixtape’ Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums Chart

The offshoot album features Alicia Keys, John Legend, Usher, Wiz Khalifa, Common, Sia, Nas, Chance the Rapper, Queen Latifah, Jimmy Fallon and a Ja Rule-Ashanti reunion.

Kanye West’s ‘The Life of Pablo’ Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart

None of 'Pablo’s' tracks were available for individual purchase, so the album debuts on the strength of only streams and traditional album sales.

David Bowie’s ‘Blackstar’ Album Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart

Fans were moved by the news of Bowie’s death, as nine of his further albums either re-entered or debuted on the Billboard 200 chart.

David Bowie Heading for First No. 1 Album in U.S. on Billboard 200 Chart With ‘Blackstar’

'Blackstar's' total equivalent album unit figure will be higher than 130,000, and should easily bump Adele's '25' from the top slot.

Adele’s ’25’ Sales Rise to Over 4 Million in U.S.

It is the first album to sell more than 4 million copies in a calendar year since Adele's own '21.'

Adele’s ’25’ Sales up to 2.8M in U.S., Headed for 3M Debut Week

Of that figure, 1.45 million are digital albums — by far a record haul for a digital set.