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Brandy and Saint JHN Added to 2020 Billboard Music Awards Performers

Brandy and Saint JHN Added to 2020 Billboard Music Awards Performers

The Billboard Music Awards performance roster has grown, adding in Brandy to the list of artists. 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 “Sucks to Be You” in […]

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 […]

Billboard Discounts Merch & Concert Ticket Bundles To Rectify Chart Position

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Billboard is making some serious changes. In recent years, record labels have packaged artists’ merchandise and ticket sales with the intent to increase their sales and chart position. The music publication has since caught wind of this advantage. As a result, they are no longer contributing these bundles to artist’s albums sales. The bundles will […]

Lil Baby’s ‘My Turn’ Returns to Top of Billboard 200

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Lil Baby has found himself back atop the Billboard 200 chart with his My Turn album. The album hits the top for the first time in three months rising with 65,000 equivalent album units in the last week. The album originally debuted at the top of the charts on March 14. Hip-hop holds down four […]

Billboard Explains Nicki Minaj’s Missing ‘Say So’ Credit

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Doja Cat has recently been under fire regarding some alleged “racist comments” made in the rapper’s past. The rapper’s remix to her song “Say So” grabbed the number one spot on Billboard charts featuring Nicki Minaj as soon as it released to the public. Following Doja Cat’s sticky situation, fans began a trending hashtag in […]

Megan Thee Stallion Gets Her First No. 1 Single with ‘Savage (Remix)’

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Just two weeks removed from hitting number two on the Billboard Hot 100, Megan Thee Stallion has slid into the top spot with her “Savage (Remix).” The Beyoncé-assisted single flew to the top after dropping to the No.5 single last week. It is the first number-one single of Meg’s career and No. 7 for Queen […]

Billboard Removes Tekashi 6ix9ine’s Chart History

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Tekashi 6ix9ine is the king of trolling and beef. Since his release from prison early last month, the colorful rapper has picked up where he left off in 2018. He has already got into it with several rappers already. His latest beef stems from the desire to top Billboard’s Hot 100 charts. Prior to his […]

Drake Celebrates Billboard Record With Champagne, Chips & Dip

Drake Reassures Old Kylie Jenner Lyric Wasn't a Diss

It was only a matter of time before Drake became Billboard’s top boy when it comes to Hot 100 entries. The OVO honcho accomplished the milestone after his latest entry comes from being featured on Lil Yachty’s latest single, “Oprah’s Bank Account.” The single debuted on the Hot 100 charts at #89. Following the release […]

Roddy Ricch Has Pop Stars Pressed for the No.1 Spot

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Roddy Ricch is handling his success with style and grace. The “Every Season” rapper is on cloud nine to start 2020. His debut, Please Excuse Me For Being Anti-Social, sits atop the Billboard 200 charts, while his single “The Box” sits atop the Hot 100 charts. Pop stars are uber pressed to take the number […]

Today In Hip Hop History: “Rapper’s Delight” Becomes First Hip Hop Song To Reach Billboard 40 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. Big Bank Hank, Wonder Mike and Master Gee, along with Sugarhill Records’ head honcho Sylvia Robinson, created a song that will forever be associated […]

After Almost 60 Years, Brenda Lee’s ‘Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree’ Cracks Top 3 on Hot 100- Icon Comments on Mariah’s #1 Bouncing Her Out The Spot on Holiday Charts

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After spending 59 years and nine days on the Billboard charts, Brenda Lee’s “Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree” has finally cracked the top three and top five spots on the Hot 100 chart, according to Billboard. This is the highest the song ever has been, despite the surge in popularity in 1990s during the Home […]