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Drake Wins Artist Of The Decade At BBMA’s

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Earlier this month Drake was named Billboard’s top artist of the decade. So, it’s only fitting he won the Artist of the Decade Award at the 2021 Billboard Music Awards. A victory only obtained by Eminem, who won for the 2000s, and Mariah Carey, the champion for the 1990s.  Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Sunday, May 23 […]

Moneybagg Yo Reclaims Top Spot on Billboard 200 with ‘A Gangsta’s Pain’

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Moneybagg Yo is back on top of Billboard. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The Memphis native and his A Gangsta’s Pain album moved 61,000 equivalent album units over the past week to move back into pole position of the Billboard 200. The new album features Future, Polo G, Lil Durk, and Pharrell, removing Khaled Khaled […]

DJ Khaled Shares Tears of Joy For No. 1 Album

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It is no secret that DJ Khaled is the king of Hip-Hop and R&B posse cuts. He single-handedly keeps the art alive with each album. His projects has continued to be filled with the game’s biggest superstars including some legendary icons and the latest effort is no different. For Khaled Khaled the Grammy-winning producer did […]

YSL’s ‘Slime Language 2’ Debuts at No. 1

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Young Thug and the Young Stoner Life crew are taking the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200. The Slime Language 2 project from the collective moved 113,000 equivalent album units in its first week, Billboard reports. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Of that 113,000 units, Slime Language 2‘s SEA units comprise 106,000 (equaling 142.68 […]

Polo G Had the Biggest Streaming Week for a Male Artist in 2021

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Polo G’s “RAPSTAR” now has the biggest streaming week for a song by a male artist in eight months as he sits atop Billboard’s Streaming Songs chart. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The track, which first arrived on April 9, claimed 53.6 million streams within the United States within its first full streaming week, making […]

Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak’s “Leave the Door Open” Hits No. 1

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Anderson .Paak can add No. 1 single to his list of accomplishments after his “Leave the Door Open” collaboration with Bruno Mars as Silk Sonic has climbed to the top of the Billboard mountain. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The single also sits atop the Billboard Hip-Hop and R&B chart. Last week the single was […]

Cardi B’s “Up” Hits No.1 on Billboard Hot 100

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After the week that saw Drake go 1, 2, and 3 on the Billboard Hot 100, it’s Cardi B’s turn. The superstar and her single “Up” has ascended to the top spot on the Billboard chart becoming the fifth single of Cardi’s to hit the mark. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The ascension to the […]

Streaming Giant Audiomack Influences Iconic Billboard Music Charts

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Digital media powerhouse has yet again set the standard for producing high-quality content that matters for the culture. With every play on music for Audiomack, artists are allotted streams that count toward a colossal goal, charting on the Billboards. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information More than a quarter of a billion US plays, representing streams […]

Doja Cat’s “Streets” Shoots Up Billboard Charts Following Silhouette Challenge

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Another social media challenge has created a large rise in streams for an artist. With the success of the silhouette challenge, Doja Cat’s “Streets” has skyrocketed up the Billboard Hot 100 charts to the 25 slot. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information HipHopDX notes the challenge was created by TikTok influencer Giulia Di Nicolantonio blending “Put […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: “Rapper’s Delight” Becomes First Hip Hop Song to Reach Billboard 41 Years Ago

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On this date in 1980, the monumental rap record known eternally as “Rapper’s Delight”, which was performed by the Sugarhill Gang, reached Billboard’s Top 40, an unprecedented accomplishment for Hip Hop. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Big Bank Hank, Wonder Mike, and Master Gee, along with Sugarhill Records’ head honcho Sylvia Robinson, created a song […]

Megan Thee Stallion’s ‘Good News’ Makes Top 5 Billboard Debut

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Megan Thee Stallion’s debut album Good News has made a Top 5 Billboard debut, landing at No. 2. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The album moved 100,500 equivalent album units in its first week. Of that total, 82,500 were streaming equivalent units, equaling 115.85 million on-demand streams of the songs. 16,000 comprise album sales and […]

Drake Breaks Billboard Records Held by Aretha Franklin and Stevie Wonder

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Drake continues to place himself in the rare air of legends. Billboard has revealed the Certified Lover Boy has passed Aretha Franklin and Stevie Wonder for the Most No. 1s on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The song that pushed Drake ahead of the two icons was his “Laugh Now […]

24kGoldn & Iann Dior’s ‘Mood’ Spends Second Week At No. 1

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Newcomers 24kGoldn and Iann Dior are celebrating for the second week in a row as their viral “Mood” track tops the Billboard Hot 100 once again. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Per Billboard’s tally, the duo’s release earns 19.5 million streams within the United States while selling an additional 9,000 downloads. Meanwhile, the track drew […]

Brandy and Saint JHN Added to 2020 Billboard Music Awards Performers

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The Billboard Music Awards performance roster has grown, adding in Brandy to the list of artists. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Billboard reveals the B7 singer will take the stage sharing offerings from her first album since 2012’s Two Eleven. The BBMAs will also bring in Saint JHN who will bring a new song titled […]

Drake Surpasses Madonna for Most Top 10 Billboard Hot 100 Entries

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Drake does it again. At this point in his career, the OVO honcho has the crown as the Billboard record-breaker. Earlier this year, he surpassed the Glee cast for most Billboard Hot 100 entries of any artist all-time. He holds both records for most Billboard Awards in one night as well as the most Billboard […]

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