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Adele Officially Breaks *NSYNC’s Single-Week U.S. Album Sales Record

The album has already sold at least 2,433,000 in pure album sales in slightly more than three days.

Justin Bieber Scores Sixth No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With ‘Purpose’

The set earned 649,000 equivalent album units in the week ending on Nov. 19.

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

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.

How ‘Empire’ Is Crossing Over to Radio Charts With “Good Enough”

"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."

‘Empire’ Is First TV Series Soundtrack to Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart

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

‘Fifty Shades of Grey’: How the Soundtrack Is Being Deployed to Sell the Steamy Movie

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

Barbra Streisand Goes Platinum for Historic 31st Time With ‘Partners’

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

‘The Voice’ Winner Craig Wayne Boyd Debuts at No. 1 on Hot Country Songs

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

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

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

Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ No. 1 for Third Week on Billboard 200

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

Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ Surging Toward 1.2 Million Debut

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

Adele’s ’21’ Surpasses 11 Million In U.S. Sales

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