Playlist: Number Songs


On the 14 songs that grace this playlist, numbers serve as a central part of the song and song title.

Is Carrie Underwood Fading?  


On October 23, 2015, Pop/Country superstar Carrie Underwood released her fifth studio album, Storyteller. Storyteller represented Underwood’s first new album of originals in three years, following no. 1 bowing Blown Away (2012). It would seem that the return of Carrie Underwood would usher in yet another no. 1 album, marking her fourth to debut atop…

Examining Rap Sales For 2014 – An Improvement Compared to R&B 


Urban sales are down – period. No one will dispute this truth, and the numbers support this. That said, one genre within urban circles has it better than others – rap. If R&B serves as the bottom dweller, hip-hop/rap is a clear step above. Here is a chart of 25 of the biggest rap releases…

Hoodie Allen Spits Sex, Swag and Pop Culture on ‘People Keep Talking’


Hoodie Allen • People Keep Talking • Hoodie Allen, LLC • US Release Date: October 14, 2014  “Hair Just like Elvis, hands on her pelvis / but let me delve in.” Those lyrics are the first impression the listener is privy to on East Coast, pop-rapper Hoodie Allen’s full-length debut, People Keep Talking. Throughout the…