2013 Chart Trends: 5 Underachievers and 5 Overachievers


“You win some and you lose some.” At least, that’s what they say.  That’s the case with numerous albums in 2013.  I have chosen five albums that exceeded sales expectations and five albums that fell short of expectations.  Let’s see who made my list… The Overachievers  Honorable Mention(s): Justin Timberlake, The 20/20 Experience (no. 1…

Opinion: Advice To 10 R&B Artists


Sometimes, I like to give advice… quite often actually.  Today, the victims, err…benefactors of my advice are some R&B artists. Usher Usher, your album Looking 4 Myself was a good album. BUT, I’d love to hear you return to your roots for your next album.  It is hard to recapture Confessions, your diamond-selling juggernaut, but I think…