Men controlled the top spots of the US charts this week but women certainly put up a good fight. In fact, a pair of divas – Fantasia and Mariah Carey – gave their counterparts quite a battle, particularly the former, who still controls a lofty position on the Billboard 200 tally.
By now, you’ve heard the news that Fantasia’s Side Effects of You album has debuted at #2 on the Billboard 200. However, she isn’t the only female superstar rocking the US charts this week. Both Pink and Rihanna made major moves on the Billboard Hot 100, thus proving that girl power is the name of [...]
Despite conducting an impressive promotional campaign, the humble sales predictions for Fantasia’s Side Effects of You were right on the money. Still, the album has debuted near the top of the Billboard 200 and secured the singer the third top ten entry of her nine-year career.
Justin Timberlake’s The 20/20 Experience is the top-selling already album of the year to date but don’t expect it to lose momentum on the US charts any time soon. In fact, more than month since its March 19th release, the record remains a force on the Billboard 200 and has officially been certified double platinum.
Pink is one of the most successful touring artists in the world, she is a brilliant singer and dancer, and she has sold millions of albums. Yet, the diva never gets the acknowledgement she deserves on the blogosphere. I really doubt that she cares about that, though, because she gets praise where it counts most [...]
As a child, Bruno Mars impersonated Elvis Presley and even performed numerous tributes to the King of Rock & Roll. Now, it appears that his career has come full circle as the singer has achieved an impressive feat on the US charts that placed him in the same league as his childhood idol.
Bruno Mars has one of the best selling albums on the US charts today and a string of hits on the side. This week, the singer-songwriter continued to make moves toward claiming his 5th #1 single on the Billboard Hot 100 as “When I Was Your Man” inched closer to the tally’s peak.
Christina Aguilera’s popularity has drastically declined in the US but she has found a way to remain relevant – piggybacking on other artists’ success. Unable to score a hit single on her own, the singer has ridden on Pitbull’s coattails and returned to the upper regions of the charts yet again.
As if we all didn’t see this one coming. Following a massive promotional campaign bolstered with timely media propaganda, Justin Timberlake’s The 20/20 Experience has roared onto the Billboard 200 and made chart history with its incredible opening sales.