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Surprising absolutely no one, Beyoncé is, once again, sitting pretty at the top of the charts. The singer’s seventh solo effort, Renaissance, debuts at #1 on the Billboard 200 this week, selling 332,000 equivalent album units and 190,000 physical copies. As reported by Pitchfork, Queen Bey is now the first female artist in Billboard history to […]

Yeezy does it again! Fresh off the release of his latest album, “Jesus Is King,” Kanye has topped the Billboard charts one again- and tying a long standing record along the way courtesy of his 9th consecutive number 1 debut.   Related Stories: Kanye West Credits God For Giving Him A $68 Million Tax Credit […]

Out of the 19 songs on the “Championships” album, the Philly rapper landed a total of 15 songs on the Hot 100’s chart, including “24/7” featuring Ella Mai, “Intro,” “Respect the Game,” “Trauma,” “Championships,” Tic Tac Toe” featuring Kodak Black, “Almost Slipped,” “Splash Warning” featuring Future, Roddy Ricch & Young Thug, “Pay You Back” featuring […]

According to Billboard, Janelle Monae will be honored with the Trailblazer Award, in New York at the Women in Music event. The award is awarded to an artist that “acts as a music industry pioneer by using her platform to spotlight unheard voices and break ground for future generations of performers.” Related Stories: Is Erykah […]

Ariana Grande is out here making headline after headline and for all the right reasons!! Billboard will be honoring her as the 2018 Woman of Year! Congrats Ariana!!! Related Stories: Did Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson Call Off Their Engagement? Text “K975” To 52140 for your chance at ticket giveaways and news before anyone else!…Standard […]

Billboard announced their first ever R&B/ Hip-Hop Power Players event, and Meek Mill will be honored with its inaugural Impact Award. According to Billboard, the purpose of the event is to honor those who are “driving, influencing and guiding the industry.” Related Stories: Drake And Meek Mill Unite On Stage In Boston [VIDEO] Made In […]

“Ye” is on track to earn West his eight number 1 on the chart! Have you heard it??? Related Stories: New Music From Kanye West “Yikes” The ‘Ye’ Divide: People Are Taking Sides Over Kanye West’s New Album Text “K975” To 52140 for your chance at ticket giveaways and news before anyone else!…Standard Messaging Rates […]

Jackson is receiving an Icon Award at the Billboard Music Awards on May 20, and will perform for the occasion. Related Stories: Janet Jackson Looks SNATCHED For New Tour Promo #dancewithjanet — Janet Jackson Is Looking For The Next Great Dancer! Text “K975” To 52140 for your chance at ticket giveaways and news before anyone […]

Drake becomes the first male soloist to have tallied two 10-week number 1’s on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in a lead role, as “God’s Plan” reigns for a 10th week. The 6 god’s “One Dance,” featuring WizKid and Kyla, ruled for 10 weeks in 2016. Related Stories: Watch: Birdman Talks Why He’s Not Involved […]

After peaking at number 1 on the Billboard 200 chart with the releases of “Culture II,” the Migos have also made the most simultaneous entries on the Billboard Hot 100 songs chart for a group. While Drake holds the record among all acts with 24 concurrent songs on the April 8, 2017- dated hot 100, […]

The Bronx rapper joins an exclusive list as the third act and first rapper to place her first three Billboard Top 100 entries in the chart’s top 10 simultaneously. Related Stories: Cardi B’s Tweets Before ‘Bodak Yellow’ Dropped Are All The Motivation You Need For 2018 HAUTE OR NAUGHT: Are You Feeling Cardi B’s Modern […]

Mariah Carey has earned her first Songwriters Hall of Fame nomination after being recognized as the artist with the most number 1 hits on Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart. She has a total of 18 number 1 hits, 17 of which she co-wrote. NWA has also earned a nomination for the 2018 class. Releasing their debut […]