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  • Top 5 performing albums of 2015

    Top 5 performing albums of 2015

    2015 was a big year for music. Handfuls of artists landed big sales, No. 1 albums, and the music industry (and fans!) awaited Adele's powerhouse third album. The year began with Taylor Swift and her monster pop album 1989 and ended with Adele topping both the Billboard Top 200 Albums and Hot 10...
  • Adele and James Cordon

    Adele cruises to her hits on Carpool Karaoke with James Corden

    Carpool Karaoke has become James Corden’s signature segment since taking over the “Late Late Show” from Craig Ferguson last year, with his clips featuring Justin Bieber, One Direction and other artists all going viral. Now, Corden has lined up his biggest guest yet. On last night’s episode of the...
  • A look at the eight 2015 Hot 100 No. 1 hits

    A look at the eight 2015 Hot 100 No. 1 hits

    On the Billboard Hot 100, the bow down of singles charts, there were artists making history and giving some music history a run for its money. Some artists had their first No. 1 while another challenge the longest-running leader. Two songs were added to the short list of songs that debuted at No....
  • Adele closes 2015 as the top artist on Hot 100

    Adele closes 2015 as the top artist on Hot 100

    2015 saw many songs hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and stay there for weeks on end. From 2015 opening with Taylor Swift's "Blank Space" to Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars' jam "Uptown Funk," chart leaders ruled downloads and airwaves with much success. 2015 though in just two months became the year...
  • Adele's '25' sells 7.44 million copies in 2015; closes year at No. 1

    Adele's '25' sells 7.44 million copies in 2015; closes year at No. 1

    The year 2015 is now all over and the final sales tracking day of the year happened to fall on New Year's Eve, a Thursday. The year saw many successes with a handful of acts that are established see their first No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums. It was however of course Adele and her third album...
  • Manikin plays Hotel Cafe

    Manikin plays Hotel Cafe

    Manikin will perform at The Hotel Café at 1623 1/2 N Cahuenga Blvd, Los Angeles, California on Thursday, Jan. 7. The talent will take the stage at this “21 and over” event at 10 p.m. Doors open at 9:30 p.m. For those not familiar with Manikin, have no fear. Here is some additional information on the...
  • Céline Dion covers Adele's 'Hello' at Vegas residency

    Céline Dion covers Adele's 'Hello' at Vegas residency

    The whole world is in love with Adele right now as her album 25 has sold over 7 million copies in the United States alone since its November 20 release. She's caught the attention of one of the best-selling artists in music history. While performing at her New Year's Eve show in Las Vegas, the top...
  • Adele's 'Hello' stays put at No. 1 for week nine

    Adele's 'Hello' stays put at No. 1 for week nine

    Since its release in October, there is no sign that Adele and her smash single "Hello" is slowing down quite yet. The song became the 24th song to debut at No. 1 on the Hot 100 and its stays put at No. 1 for yet another week. This week's chart refresh is not the last (final sales tracking of 201...
  • The 20 most highly anticipated concert tours coming up in 2016

    The 20 most highly anticipated concert tours coming up in 2016

    Adele - Adele Live 2016 Starts: July 5-6 - Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul, MN Ends: Nov. 15-16 - Palacio de los Deportes, Mexico City, MX The list could really start and end here. There is no question that the biggest tour of 2016 belongs to the towering voice of Adele. Over 10 million people...
  • Adele '25' has third million-selling week; moves 1.15 million copies

    Adele '25' has third million-selling week; moves 1.15 million copies

    Yet another week has passed and Adele's 25 is still unstoppable. Since its release on Nov. 20, it has stayed at No. 1 on Billboard Top 200 Albums chart with phenomenal sales that are basically unheard of. After a massive 3.38 million debut week, it charts at No. 1 for a fifth consecutive week with...
  • Prince Royce, Adele, Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez and One Direction single covers

    Top 30 songs of 2015: No. 6-10

    2015 is coming to an end and the year brought out many great tunes that bumped on the radio, graced our Spotify playlists or that we discovered via blogs. To commemorate the occasion, here's a rundown of the 30 best songs. The list continues with Adele, Justin Bieber, Prince Royce, One Direction and...
  • Catch NBC’s ‘Adele Live in New York City’ on demand for the holidays

    Catch NBC’s ‘Adele Live in New York City’ on demand for the holidays

    It’s now the musical event of this holiday season with record-breaking TV ratings (11.2 million viewers) and now shattering U.S. concert ticket sales for the British songbird Adele Adkins, simply known as Adele. If you missed “Adele Live in New York City” on NBC when it premiered on Dec. 14, you...
  • Adele's 25 poised for historic third million-selling week in the U.S

    Adele's 25 poised for historic third million-selling week in the U.S

    Adele's 25 continues to tally record-breaking numbers in its fifth week of availability since being released on Nov. 20 via Columbia/XL. The British pop superstar's third studio effort is currently topping the Billboard 200 for a fourth straight week and industry pundits predict the album is on...
  • Adele's '25' best-selling album since her own 2011 set '21'

    Adele's '25' best-selling album since her own 2011 set '21'

    For the past four weeks, the music industry has been closely watching Adele's third record 25 which is continuing to reign supreme. Week after week the album continues to sell in massive numbers while the most heard song in the country, "Hello," spends its eighth week atop the bow down of singles...
  • Adele's '25' sales near 6 million to become biggest-selling album since 2011

    Adele's '25' sales near 6 million to become biggest-selling album since 2011

    Adele’s 25 has once again dominated the U.S. album charts. The 10-time Grammy winner's third smash studio album earned a whopping 825,000 in sales to hold top spot on the Billboard 200 for a fourth straight week and has now racked up a total sales tally of 5.98 million since being released on Nov...
  • 'Hello' becomes Adele's longest Hot 100 chart topper

    'Hello' becomes Adele's longest Hot 100 chart topper

    With the release of "Hello," Adele has been putting her mark on the charts as well as with her No. 1 album 25. The song since its release has remained at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with the parent album remaining at No. 1 for four straight weeks since its Nov. 20 release. "Hello" spends an...
  • Coldplay, Justin Bieber added to 2016 Brit Awards performers line up

    Coldplay, Justin Bieber added to 2016 Brit Awards performers line up

    Coldplay and Justin Bieber have been confirmed as the latest additions to the star-studded performers roster at the 2016 Brit Awards. The U.K.'s most prestigious pop music event will be held on Feb. 24 in London at The O2. According to an article posted on Dec. 18 at Music-News, the British pop-rock...
  • On sale: Adele live at the Palace of Auburn Hills

    On sale: Adele live at the Palace of Auburn Hills

    Adele fans are still basking in the glory of everything the British songstress delivers in her highly-anticipated third studio album 25. And alas, Detroit area fans now have something else to look forward to. The critically-acclaimed multiple Grammy-winning singer will be bringing her magic to the...
  • 'The Voice' winner Jordan Smith holds 4 iTunes Songs Chart Top 10 spots

    'The Voice' winner Jordan Smith holds 4 iTunes Songs Chart Top 10 spots

    As of Dec. 17, “The Voice” winner Jordan Smith impressively holds four of the Top 10 positions on the U.S. iTunes Songs Chart, including the coveted No. 1 spot with his haunting Christmas classic, “Mary Did You Know?” Smith also holds the No. 4 spot with “Climb Every Mountain,” No. 5 with his “God...
  • Adele tops Artist 100; most searched artist in 2015

    Adele tops Artist 100; most searched artist in 2015

    Dominating nearly every chart available to her, Adele is reaching the top of another besides the Hot 100 and Billboard 200. For a fifth week and a third consecutive week, Adele tops the Artist 100 making her the most popular artist for the last three weeks upon the arrival of her third album 2...
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