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Lana Del Rey Lands #1 Billboard Spot with ‘Lust for Life’

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Even though the Billboard 200 started counting streams in tallying their top hits, it still remains an impressive feat to hit No. 1. Sure, you may not have physically sold as many albums. But now you’re competing against literally everyone else who puts music online. That’s why we’re celebrating Lana Del Rey‘s newest album, which debuted in the top position. ...

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Billboard Reveals Top 50 Money Makers of 2016 with Few Surprises

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It’s that time of year again–the time when our favorite musicians compete to see who made the most moolah in the past year. Billboard just released their list of the Top 50 Money Makers of 2016. While there weren’t many surprises, it’s always a shock to see just how much these celebs (like Beyonce and Drake) are making. Coming in ...

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Kanye West Somehow Managed to Pass Up Michael Jackson on the Billboard Charts

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It’s a sad world we live in–Kanye West has just overtaken Michael Jackson on the Billboard charts. West was previously tied with Jackson and Frankie Vallie at 39 hits each, but his latest collaboration with ScHoolboy Q on the song “The Part” has scraped by to the number 40 spot on the Billboard 100.   However, he still has more to ...

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Billboard Lobbies For Gun Control: Selena Gomez, Thom Yorke & Nearly 200 More Join Petition

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Last week, Billboard magazine wrote an open letter to Congress that was featured on the music mag’s cover. The letter, titled “Stop Gun Violence Now,” urges the government to make some changes in light of the recent tragedy in Orlando. The recent shooting in Florida was an act of violence against the gay and lesbian community. A gunman targeted a ...

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Chance The Rapper First To Hit Billboard Charts On Streams Alone

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The times, they are a-changin’! Those who worried about music streaming sticking around can rest assured that services like Spotify and Apple Music aren’t going anywhere. Chance the Rapper‘s album Coloring Book debuted in the top 10 on the Billboard albums chart. In itself, this isn’t that exciting of news. But it’s made highly more interesting when we consider the fact that it hasn’t ...

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