25 Chart Takeaways: Panic! At The Disco Top The Billboard 200


Panic! At The Disco accomplish the previously unaccomplished – a number one album on the Billboard 200, five albums in! That’s the big news of the Billboard 200 this week, but of course there’s more – 24 more takeaways to go along with this one!

25 Chart Takeaways: Pentatonix Beats Demi Lovato For Top Spot


  Ah, there was quite a fight for the top spot on the Billboard 200 this week. Ultimately, the a cappella darlings bested the former Disney pop diva, though neither album exactly set a new precedent for album impact or sales. Those takeaways and more! 1) Pentatonix’s self-titled album of originals won the battle to…

Bruce Springsteen Is Tops With High Hopes


Bruce Springsteen lands at a familiar position, no.1 on the Billboard 200 Albums Chart.  High Hopes didn’t exactly deliver killer numbers, but the 99,000 copies it moved was enough to give The Boss another notch in his belt… err another no. 1 album.   Perhaps the more negative view of Springsteen’s latest number one is the…

The Frozen Soundtrack Remains Atop the Albums Chart


Beyoncé tried to reclaim the glory of being number one – something that she did for three consecutive weeks, but Disney’s popular Frozen film has also taken the music world a storm remaining atop the Billboard 200.  The numbers are ugly, but a number one album is a number one album right? Well, sort of……

Eight New Album Releases To Consider Buying – Tuesday, January 14, 2014


Are you suffering from the January blues? Has your music collection become mundane and hella boring? Well, there’s nothing to fear as there are several new albums arriving Tuesday, January 14 – sigh!  If Kid Ink’s My Own Lane didn’t suit your sensibilities in an incredibly quiet week, or you’ve spun Beyoncé’s surprise album as…