Billboard’s Top 10 Album Sales, Week Ending 4/20/14 … Congrats To August Alsina On A #2 Debut!

Billboard

There is no sign of the Frozen soundtrack stopping its reign any time soon! Fueled by Easter shopping, the soundtrack to the hit Disney film reached its biggest sales week yet, marking its 11th week at number 1 on the Billboard charts with 259k copies sold. To date, Frozen has sold 2.3 million copies, and now surpasses The Lion King as the longest-running number one soundtrack by an animated film.

Also winning big this week is August Alsina, whose debut album Testimony comes in at number 2 on the Billboard 200 and number 1 on the Hip-Hop and R&B chart! Congrats, homie! Get the full top 10 below.

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Forbes Names The Top 5 Wealthiest Hip-Hop Artists Of 2014

Forbes

Forbes has released their annual list of hip-hop’s top power players, and as expected…it’s the usual suspects. The list hasn’t really changed at all over the last few years, though the position each person is listed in shifts depending on the tours and/or endorsements they’d taken on. Check out the order below.

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Billboard’s Top 10 Album Sales, Week Ending 4/13/14 … ‘Frozen’ Soundtrack Keeps Breaking Records!

Billboard

Disney’s “Frozen” soundtrack won’t stop its reign! For the 10th [nonconsecutive] week, it holds down the number one spot on the Billboard 200, moving an additional 133k copies in the last 7 days. The album’s cumulative sales now rest at a cool 2.1 million, and is now one of just 11 albums to have spent at least 10 weeks at number 1 since the chart started using SoundScan’s point-of-sale data on May 25, 1991. In addition, “Frozen” now ties “The Lion King” for the most weeks at No. 1 for an animated film soundtrack. Get the full top 10 below!

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Billboard’s Top 10 Album Sales, Week Ending 4/6/14 … ‘Frozen’ Soundtrack Continues Its Reign!

Billboard

For the ninth nonconsecutive week, Disney’s soundtrack to Frozen sits in the top spot on Billboard 200, with an additional 149k copies sold – bringing its tally to 1.9 million. The album is one week away from tying The Lion King for the longest run at number one by an animated film soundtrack. The Lion King held the number one spot for 10 nonconsecutive weeks from late ’94 through the top of 1995. Get the full top 10 below!

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Billboard’s Top 10 Album Sales, Week Ending 3/30/14 … Frozen Soundtrack Achieves Most Weeks At #1 Since Adele’s ’21′

Billboard

The soundtrack to Disney’s hit film Frozen just nabbed its eighth [non-consecutive] week at number 1 on the Billboard 200, marking the longest run atop the list since Adele’s 21 had a 24-week run in 2012. With another 161k copies sold this week, the total tally is now at 1.8 million units sold, with 1.5 million of those sold in 2014 alone. Aside from Frozen, YG also remains in the top 10 this week, as well as Pharrell, with debuts from Shakira, Erica Campbell (of Mary Mary) and more. Check out the full list below!

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Billboard’s Top 10 Album Sales, Week Ending 3/16/14 … Congrats To Young Money On A Top 10 Album!

Billboard

The numbers are in for last week’s album sales. Last week’s 3 big debuts – Rick Ross, Pharrell and Ashanti – have all slipped in their slots, though they’re still in the top 10 on Billboard, save for Ashanti. Two new debuts this week come from Aloe Blacc and Young Money, who start at numbers 4 and 7, respectively. Congrats! Get the full top 10 sales below.

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(Video) Top 5 Things Prodigy Won’t Leave Home Without

Prodigy

Prodigy of Mobb Deep recently hit up Hot97 to kick it with DJ Enuff and gave a list of the top 5 things he wouldn’t leave home without. Think you have an idea of what P would need? Find out below!

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Billboard’s Top 10 Album Sales, Week Ending 3/9/14 … Congrats To Rick Ross & Pharrell At #1 & #2!

Billboard

The official numbers are in, and it’s a great day for both Rick Ross and Pharrell. Both artists released new projects last week, and they debuted at numbers 1 and 2 on the Billboard charts, respectively! Rozay’s Mastermind nabbed number one with 179k units sold, while Pharrell’s G I R L followed up with 112k. Ashanti also [just barely] grabbed a spot in the top 10 with the debut of her new album, Braveheart. Get the full top 10 below!

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(Photos) Billboard Announces 2014′s Top 10 Money Makers

2014's Top 10 Money Makers

Billboard has officially announced their Top 10 Money Makers of this year! Considering her dominance on the road and performing at packed arenas back to back, Taylor Swift came in at number one with a total of $39.7 MILLION. Swift’s fan base once again proves to be CRAZY about her!

Check out the rest of the top 10 in the gallery. Any of your favorites make the list?

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Katy Perry Sets Record On Pop Charts With Juicy J-Assisted “Dark Horse”

Katy Perry x Juicy J "Dark Horse"

Katy Perry has officially broken the record for the most weeks at number one in the 21-year history of Billboard’s Pop Songs radio airplay chart. The tipping point was her current Juicy J-assisted single, “Dark Horse,” which just spent its fourth week on top, upping her career count to 46 weeks in the number one spot with her various singles over the years! She takes the crown from Mariah Carey, who previously held the record with 45 weeks. Check out the top 10 list to see who else ranks pretty high in the single-topping charts below. Congrats, KP!

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