Streaming boosts UK music trade sales to five-year high In January, the trade body the BPI reported UK recorded-music consumption figures for last year with streaming and vinyl highlighted as the biggest gainers. Included in the figures for the first time were performance rights and synchronization earnings ... 04/24/2017 - 5:59 am | View Link
As First-Week Forecast for 'DAMN.' Grows, Kendrick Lamar Set for Career-High Sales | Billboard News Kendrick Lamar's latest album 'DAMN.' is poised for 2017’s biggest bow as first-week forecast grows to more than 530,000 units. 04/24/2017 - 5:34 am | View Link
Early US Sales Projection Emerges For Incubus’ New Album “8” While it will not challenge Kendrick Lamar’s “DAMN.” for #1 on next week’s charts, the new Incubus album will post respectable first-week numbers. Based on opening day data, Hits Daily Double projects that “8” will sell 48-52,000 pure US copies. 04/23/2017 - 2:38 pm | View Link
Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.' Earns The Highest First Week Album Sales Of 2017 The final sales numbers for Kendrick Lamar’s fourth album, DAMN., are officially here. According to Billboard, the album sold 603,000 equivalent album units since its release, the highest first-week sales of the year. This marks the most units sold in a ... 04/23/2017 - 4:36 am | View Link
Kendrick Lamar Bests Drake to Earn the Highest First Week Sales of 2017, So Far The celebration only continues to intensify for Kendrick Lamar as the final sales for his highly praised latest offering, DAMN, are in. According to Billboard, the MC has dethroned Drake to earn the highest selling album of 2017, thus far. Kendrick's first ... 04/23/2017 - 3:24 am | View Link
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CMT : Country Music Television : Country Music Television ... Visit CMT.com for all that is Country Music; Artists, Photos, Videos, Shows, Online Radio and More. Get the latest Country Music News and Videos on your favorite Artists. 04/17/2017 - 6:57 pm | View Link
A year after first announcing its partnership with Chinese action cam maker Yi Technology, Google officially unveiled the company’s newest virtual reality (VR) camera at NAB in Las Vegas Monday. The Yi Halo, as the camera is being called, will sell for $17,000 this summer. It is closely tied to Google’s Jump system, a cloud-based stitching
The State Department says former Fox News Channel anchor Heather Nauert will be the agency's new spokeswoman.
The department says Nauert will fill the slot that had been vacant since the start of the Trump administration.
NBC was the number one network in the key adults 18-49 demographic thanks to top-rated show of the night “Little Big Shots.” According to overnight Nielsen data, “Little Big Shots” drew a 1.2 rating and 8.2 million viewers. That was enough to elevate NBC to the top spot in the demo on Sunday night, though
A curious thing has happened to indie movies since the year 2000. In the ’90s, practically all the heroes were hit men. Now, they hold some of the quirkiest jobs imaginable — baking specialty pies (“Waitress”), building bathtubs (“The Voices”), writing greeting-card poetry (“500 Days of Summer”), etc. — in movies where a quirky profession
Les Amazones d'Afrique, "Republique Amazone" (Real World Records)
Grammy winner Angelique Kidjo and Mariam Doumbia, from Amadou & Mariam, are part of a supergroup of West African women whose CD "Republique Amazone" is a mesmerizing blend of female advocacy and dance rhythms.
Dubbed Les Amazones d'Afrique, they're mainly from Mali and mostly write their own lyrics.
Sixteen-time Grammy winning musician, actor and human rights activist Sting has been added to Tanglewood's Popular Artists series this summer.
Sting will make his debut at the summer home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra on Aug.