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Madeon’s ‘Good Faith’ claims No. 1 slot on Billboard Dance/Electronic chart

The success of Madeon‘s sophomore LP, Good Faith, has been self-evident. The accolades have arrived as sold-out stops on the live tour in support of the album, and, most recently, Good Faith‘s attainment of the No. 1 position on Billboard’s Dance/Electronic chart. Good Faith isn’t Madeon’s first visit to the top of the chart: Adventure […]

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Madeon’s ‘Good Faith’ claims No. 1 slot on Billboard Dance/Electronic chart

The success of Madeon‘s sophomore LP, Good Faith, has been self-evident. The accolades have arrived as sold-out stops on the live tour in support of the album, and, most recently, Good Faith‘s attainment of the No. 1 position on Billboard’s Dance/Electronic chart. Good Faith isn’t Madeon’s first visit to the top of the chart: Adventure […]

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Sam Smith and Disclosure’s Guy Lawrence reunite to cover Donna Summer’s ‘I Feel Love’

It’s a thing of beauty when iconic collaborations from across the ages come together, especially when the result is equally noteworthy. In 1977, Boston-born Donna Summer released “I Feel Love,” one of the hottest pop hits to date, alongside legendary producer Giorgio Moroder. The pair, who worked together often, revolutionized the disco era that helped […]

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Billie Eilish knocks Lil Nas X off the Billboard chart’s top spot, ending ‘Old Town Road’s’ 19-week reign

Its been 19 weeks since Lil Nas X claimed the number one spot atop the Billboard Hot 100. Let that sink in—five whole months. In that time, “Old Town Road” has seen a wild, celebrity cameo-filled music video alongside four remixes that kept it afloat, becoming the longest-leading song of all-time on the Hot 100. […]

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Billie Eilish knocks Lil Nas X off the Billboard chart’s top spot, ending ‘Old Town Road’s’ 19-week reign

Its been 19 weeks since Lil Nas X claimed the number one spot atop the Billboard Hot 100. Let that sink in—five whole months. In that time, “Old Town Road” has seen a wild, celebrity cameo-filled music video alongside four remixes that kept it afloat, becoming the longest-leading song of all-time on the Hot 100. […]

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‘Old Town Road’ smashes Billboard Hot 100 record with 17 weeks at No. 1

For 17 weeks straight, Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus‘ “Old Town Road” has sat atop the iconic Billboard Hot 100 chart, breaking previous records installed by the likes of Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men. ‘ “Old Town Road” has sat atop the iconic Billboard Hot 100 chart, breaking previous records installed by […]

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Lil Nas X’s breakout hit ‘Old Town Road’ rakes in another Billboard chart record

Few songs in history have dominated the zeitgeist like Lil Nas X‘s ‘Old Town Road,’ and now there is considerable data to support that statement. This past week, the country-rap crossover hit featuring Billy Ray Cyrus sat atop the coveted Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for a record thirteenth week. This is the longest any […]

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DJ Khaled wants to sue Billboard after missing No. 1 spot

After losing out on the Billboard 200 albums No. 1 spot to Tyler, the Creator—who hit his first No. 1 album ever with IGOR—DJ Khaled has not been taking the news lightly. According to insiders, The Father of Asahd producer allegedly threw a temper tantrum, blaming his label for not pushing his numbers and planning […]

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Skrillex & Hikaru Utada’s ‘Face My Fears’ hits the Hot 100

Kingdom Hearts fans have been waiting over a decade for the Final Fantasy-meets-Disney game’s third installment. The second edition, Kingdom Hearts II, was released in December of 2005 on PlayStation 2, and was followed by a whirlwind of spin-offs across several gaming systems—a process spawned from the perpetual push for innovation in the entertainment sector. […]

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Kasbo shares Billboard remix of ‘About You’ amid ongoing North American tour

In March of this year, Carl Garsbo released Places We Don’t Know, his debut album as Kasbo. Released via Foreign Family Collective and Counter Records, the 13-track LP acted as an impressive milestone for the burgeoning Swedish producer, further progressing the success he’d already begun to cultivate through prior releases on key imprints such as Monstercat and […]

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Tim Gunter flips Loud Luxury’s ‘Body’

Texas-born Tim Gunter is giving fans exactly what they want in 2018, following up a Chainsmokers remix with an upbeat, hour-long summer mix. Hailing from Austin, the DJ/producer continues this success streak in flipping Loud Luxury‘s Billboard Top 10 hit “Body.” According to the edit’s SoundCloud description, Gunter’s been ready to drop this one for a while, […]

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Zedd’s ‘The Middle’ smashes Billboard’s Hot Dance/Electronic Songs Chart record for most weeks at No. 1

Why don’t you just meet Zedd…at the top of Billboard’s Hot Dance/Electronic Songs Chart? He’s been there for awhile–28 weeks, to be exact. Zedd, Maren Morris, and Grey‘s joint hit, “The Middle,” moved into its 27th week atop the Billboard chart, collecting a total of 10.3 million U.S. streams in the week ending August 9, as Nielsen Music […]

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BTS’ ‘Love Yourself: Tear’ is first K-pop album to debut at no. 1 spot on Billboard 200 chart

BTS is sitting pretty. The K-pop boy band’s third studio album, Love Yourself: Tear has become the first number one chart-topper for the group after debuting atop the Billboard 200 chart, which ranks the most popular albums of a given week in the US as per multi-metric consumption, assessed by traditional album sale counts, track […]

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The winner’s list: the 2018 Billboard Music Awards edition [updated live]

Hosted at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, the 2018 Billboard Music Awards (BBMAs) will see performances from an array of artists, including BTS, Ariana Grande, Dua Lipa and more. To make the ceremony even more memorable, Janet Jackson will make her TV comeback, returning to a televised stage to sing for the […]

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Post Malone’s ‘Beerbongs & Bentleys’ enjoys the largest first-week debut of all albums released this year

That Post Malone shattered streaming records with the release of his album, Beerbongs & Bentleys, seemed only to foreshadow further success relative to the album. After attracting a whopping near 80 million global Spotify streams of the sophomore outing on the day of the album’s debut alone, Beerbongs & Bentleys has since claimed the No. […]

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One record label has managed to stay atop the Billboard Hot 100 for an entire year

Sony/ATV Music Publishing just pulled off an especially difficult feat in the highly-competitive global music space — one that deserves a good old-fashioned tip of the hat and a pat on the back. As of yesterday, May 7th, the publishing house reached a milestone 52-week run of having published or co-published songs that reached the No. 1 […]

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Autograf releases infectious new single ‘Dead Soon’

Chicago trio Autograf is back the form of the new single “Dead Soon” with Lils and Bonsai Mammal. ” ‘Dead Soon’ is about the urgency of life. It’s about going after your dreams today, chasing after love now, and just saying fuck it to all the insignificant things in life because we might be ‘Dead […]

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YouTube play counts will soon count towards Billboard’s Top 200 albums chart

Indications of the population’s interest in a given song and its accompanying music video make YouTube play counts a measure of that production’s overall popularity among listeners. If the rumors are true, YouTube play counts might soon prove even more influential within the world of chart rankings. Billboard is expected to implement YouTube plays in its […]

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YouTube play counts will soon count towards Billboard’s Top 200 albums chart

Indications of the population’s interest in a given song and its accompanying music video make YouTube play counts a measure of that production’s overall popularity among listeners. If the rumors are true, YouTube play counts might soon prove even more influential within the world of chart rankings. Billboard is expected to implement YouTube plays in its […]

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Billboard – Memories (Robotaki Remix)

Though Robotaki is in the middle of his “I Want You” tour with Manila Killa, he somehow still has time to drop new, groundbreaking material. The tour itself has already seen major success and is just getting started, as the two young producers are set to perform all across the U.S. and Canada up until mid-November.Robotaki has […]

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