For the week of November 16 – November 22, 2015, U.S. brands and properties captured 71.5 million total actions (likes and retweets) from tweets published on Twitter during that time period. Powered by Shareablee data, the top brand on Twitter for each respective industry is shown in the ranking below. Show More Summary
Hello, it’s Adele. She was wondering if after all of these days you had bought “25,” because everyone else has. According to Billboard, “25” has broken the single-week U.S. sales record in only three days. Read more...
Cynthia Robinson, a founding member for Sly and the Family Stone who played trumpet, has died after a battle with cancer. The musician's Facebook page and Billboard confirmed the news Tuesday. She was 69. The trumpeter was best known for her joyous melodies and inspired vocals and ad-libs on songs like "Dance...
With the news that Adele‘s record-breaking album 25 is going to have the biggest album sales week of all time, we thought we’d take a look back at the other fastest-selling albums in Billboard history. Adele will be smashing the record with an anticipated 2.9 million copies sold in the first week and there are [...]
Photo via Robinson's Facebook Cynthia Robinson, the long-time trumpeter for Sly and the Family Stone, has died, according to a post on her Facebook page, as Billboard reports. She was 69 years old. The cause was cancer. Robinson originally joined Sly Stone's band Sly and the Stoners in the mid-60s. Show More Summary
The Beatles have had the most songs land on Billboard's Hot 100 chart in the same week for the past 51 years -- until the Biebs came along. Justin Bieber recently had 17 songs make Billboard's Dec. 5 Hot 100 chart in a single week, beating out The Beatles' record of 14 songs, which they broke in 1964. Show More Summary
Not shocking: Adele's 25 is selling like mad since it was released Friday. Somewhat shocking: The record it just broke was previously held by... NSYNC. As Billboard reports, 25 had sold at least 2,433,000 copies as of Monday, meaning that in just over three days of sales, Adele...
We've all seen "shooting star" agents -- one day it seems like their picture is on every billboard in the city, and a week later nobody can remember their name. So what is it that separates these agents from the long-term top-producers who make millions in commissions every year over decades...
Adele has already sold at least 2.433 million copies of her new album 25 according to Nielsen Music, breaking the single-week U.S. album sales record long-held by 'NSync's No Strings Attached, Billboard reports. Amazingly, those numbers only account for sales since the album's release on Friday. According to early predictions, Adele could push 2.9 million...
Opposing abortion billboards in Ohio are stirring up debate, with a pro-life ad arguing that "killing a baby" is wrong, while a pro-choice billboard defends the practice, stating that women should have a choice regarding matters related to their bodies.
What was once inevitable is now official: Adele’s 25 has broken the one-week US album sales record. Billboard reports that after only four days on sale the album has moved 2.433 million copies, beating NSYNC’s previous one-week record of 2.42 million for No Strings Attached. By comparison, Taylor Swift’s utterly dominant 1989 sold 1.287 million […]
Adele has done it: Billboard reports that 25 now has the biggest-selling first week in the U.S. since Nielsen Music began tracking such sales in 1991. Her third album has broken ’N Sync's record of 2,416,000 albums sold in one week back in 2000, selling 2,433,000 in pure album sales —... More »
Justin Bieber's comeback-album rollout is off to a very, very promising start. After the singer's latest, "Purpose," debuted at No. 1 on Billboard's album chart, he has just broken a record previously held by the Beatles and Drake. That's...Show More Summary
Another day, another record! Justin Bieber has been killing it since he dropped his newest album Purpose. Not only has JB been beating One Direction's album sales but the 21-year-old recently SLAYED his performance at the American Music Awards! Related: Are Justin & Selena Gomez Hooking Up? See What A Close Source Says! Well now the Sorry singer has [...]
With the release of his latest album Purpose, Justin Bieber has reached a whole new level of success on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. According to the December 5th numbers, the “One Less Lonely Girl” hunk has an impressive 17 songs on...Show More Summary
Kudos to Justin Bieber. Hot the heels of his new album Purpose debuting at No. 1 on Billboard’s 200 Album Chart and igniting the American Music Awards’ finale on Sunday night, the comeback pop prince has broken a 51-year-old by legends, among others. Show More Summary
Justin Bieber just knocked The Beatles out of the record books. Yes, those Beatles. Despite the fact that Adele's "Hello" remained atop the Billboard Hot 100 Chart this week, Bieber has still make some seriously impressive music history. The...Show More Summary
If any more proof was needed that Apple TV is no longer being considered a “hobby,” check out the massive new billboard ad campaign that has been rolling out for the new fourth-generation Apple TV refresh. Cleverly playing on a color...Show More Summary
Larry the Cable Guy is suing a Mississippi gas station for jacking his famous "Git-R-Done" catchphrase and slapping it all over its storefront, highway billboards and even merchandise. In his lawsuit, Larry says he has the trademark...
Apple has launched (via AppleInsider) a brand new outdoor ad campaign for the Apple TV a week after debuting its first TV commercials for the new set-top box. The new ads feature a variation of the SMPTE color bars, a television test...Show More Summary