Brandy’s promotional strategy of delivering a cluster of performances during the release week of her ‘Two Eleven’ album has cost her dearly on the US charts. However, as her record slipped to the edge of the Billboard 200 top 10, Taylor Swift has taken command of the #1 slot.
Ever wondered what Madonna thought of Beyonce, Rihanna, Lady Gaga and several other younger artists? Well, the ageing Queen of Pop shared her views by rating the rising superstars during her visit to ‘The Ellen Degeneres Show’ this week.
On November 19th, Rihanna will issue her seventh album, ‘Unapologetic’, in as many years. However, this large number of releases by the world’s most prolific and pervasive Pop star doesn’t exemplify a high demand for her music. Rather, it represents an artist eager to remain relevant through clever timeliness and repetition.
The US charts have been printed and as usual, they depict a mix of up and downs. This week, Brandy’s ‘Two Eleven’ album finally impacted the Billboard 200 and despite scoring a top 5 slot on the lineup, the sales were far from impressive. On the other hand, Rihanna’s ‘Diamonds’ shined extra bright on the [...]
Judging by her strict annual album release schedule, Rihanna is probably the most timely Pop star on the planet. Continuing that trend, the Barbadian has quickly prepared the video for her new song, ‘Diamonds’, which debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 at #16 just three weeks ago.
After scoring a high debut on the Billboard Hot 100 last week, Adele’s ‘Skyfall’ has literally fallen out of the top 10, thus making room for a pair of other Pop stars to race toward the top spot. Armed with auto-tune and repetitive lyrics, Ke$ha and Rihanna are gearing up for war.
Rihanna lit media outlets on fire earlier this morning when she unveiled the official album title and cover of her latest studio effort, ‘Unapologetic’. However, she didn’t end there. Moments after sharing the big news, the tattooed superstar confirmed the release date of the set.
Similar to the arrival of a woman’s monthly cramps, the release of Rihanna’s albums seems to adhere to a fixed period, namely during the second half of November. So, now that she is equipped with a new single and hairstyle, it came as no surprise today when the Bajan unveiled the title and cover of [...]
Rihanna is a major force on the Billboard Hot 100 but her impact goes far beyond the US. Today, the Bajan superstar notched her seventh #1 singles on the Official UK Singles Chart as her latest release, ‘Diamonds’, debuted at the summit of the lineup with impressive sales.