Chart Moves, May 1, 2013: Michael Bublé, Fantasia

Chart Rewind Last week on the charts, Fall Out Boy and Kid Cudi saw their new efforts debut at no. 1 and no. 2 respectively.  Fall Out Boy scored a second no. 1 album with Save Rock and Roll with 154,000 copies sold while Kid Cudi’s Indicud scored a career high peak, selling 136,000 copies.  The Yeah Yeah Yeahs saw their album Mosquito bow at no….

Chart Moves, 4.24.13: Fall Out Boy, Kid Cudi, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Michael Bublé

Chart Rewind Last week (April 17), Paramore crowned the Billboard Albums chart with 106,000 copies sold of Paramore.  Settling for the runner-up spot was Brad Paisley, who sold 100,000 copies of Wheelhouse.  Outside of the top ten, there was some action I’d like to highlight. On last Thursday (April 18) when the full chart materialized, some newbies saw their efforts bow….

Chart Moves: Paramore, Brad Paisley

Paramore & Paisley Rule The Charts Paramore seem to be adapting to the post-Farro brothers life (Paramore Split Gets Nasty: Josh Farro Calls Former Band – better than expected as according to the band’s latest effort, Paramore dethrones Justin Timberlake for no. 1 (Paramore Earns First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart). Paramore, now consisting of Hayley Williams (vocals),…

Review: Fall Out Boy, Save Rock and Roll

Fall Out Boy ⎪ Save Rock and Roll ⎪ Island ⎪⎪ US Release Date: April 16, 2013 Introduction & Background It’s been nearly five years since Fall Out Boy’s previous album, Folie á Deux debuted (December 16, 2008). Despite being another solid album by the punk-pop outfit, the effort failed to gain the same footing that 2007’s…

Six New Music Videos: JT, Lil Wayne, Bruno, Drake, Pusha T & Fall Out Boy

Justin Timberlake featuring Jay-Z,  “Suit & Tie” One of the most anticipated music videos for sure, JT goes all classy and classic on us with the B&W video clip for “Suit & Tie”.  Timberlake makes sure we know he is going blue-eyed soul, showing his studio musicians prominently (horns, bass, drums, etc.). As expected, Timberlake dances suavely,…