Jack Johnson, From Here To Now To You © Brushfire

Chart Moves, September 25, 2013: Jack Johnson, Miley Cyrus and Drake


Jack Johnson Tops Without A Hitch  Every time there is supposed to be a slugfest for the no. 1 spot, that just fails to happen.  Again, after it was prognosticated that no. 1 was a toss up – this time between Jack Johnson and Justin Moore (seemed odd being honest), Jack Johnson did what he does – scores no. 1 albums.  From Here To Now … Continue reading Chart Moves, September 25, 2013: Jack Johnson, Miley Cyrus and Drake

Keith Urban, Fuse © Capitol Nashville

Chart Moves, September 18, 2013: Keith Urban’s Narrow No. 1


Chart Rewind: Highlights from Last Week (September 11, 2013)  Ariana Grande found her debut album Yours Truly debuting at no. 1 with 138,000 copies sold.  Tamar Braxton followed behind her in the no. 2 spot with Love and War selling an impressive 114,000 copies.  Nine Inch Nails returned with their first major label effort in a couple of years, selling 107,000 copies.  John Legend arrives … Continue reading Chart Moves, September 18, 2013: Keith Urban’s Narrow No. 1

Forthcoming Albums To Anticipate (August 2013 Onward)


As we are transitioning into the late summer, the album releases become increasingly more ‘blockbuster’ like.  Face it, the end of the year is always loaded.  We don’t know all of the releases that will materialize yet, but we already have a rich group of new albums we will be spinning beginning in August. 1 Lady Gaga, ARTPOP  Genre: Pop / Dance Anticipated U.S. Release … Continue reading Forthcoming Albums To Anticipate (August 2013 Onward)

Austin Mahone, What About Love © Chase/Republic

Ranking 7 New Singles from June 11, 2013


Ah, the ‘summer single’… not really since it’s not officially summer, but close enough.  Robin Thicke accomplished a huge career feat this week, claiming the top spot of the Bilboard Hot 100 with “Blurred Lines”.  When a new single is released, you always wonder, who’s got next.  I’ve listened to seven new singles released on June 10th/11th and recorded my thoughts.  One separated itself from … Continue reading Ranking 7 New Singles from June 11, 2013