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Twenty One Pilots Top Album Chart With Taylor Swift Close Behind

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Twenty One Pilots is on top of the Billboard 200 album chart this week with Blurryface. Billboard broke the news this morning. “Twenty One Pilots flies in for its first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, as the duo’s new effort, Blurryface, wings its way to a chart-topping debut. The set, which was… Read more »

iTunes: Taylor Swift Thrives While Rihanna Takes A Dive

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Taylor Swift‘s “Bad Blood” has been No. 1 for the past week on the iTunes chart. The success of Taylor’s latest single on iTunes, along with streaming points for the newly released video, could easily send the song to the top ten on the new Billboard Hot 100 chart, which will be released in a… Read more »

Britney Spears And Iggy Azalea Make Comeback On Charts: Is Mariah Carey Next?

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Britney Spears and Iggy Azalea appeared to be doomed with their single “Pretty Girls” before last Sunday’s well-received performance at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards. Now, the song is making a comeback, thanks to Spears and Azalea’s performance, which was widely praised. Entertainment Weekly really seemed to like the spectacle. “Spears delivered one of her… Read more »

Metallica At Lollapalooza: Organizer Perry Farrell Didn’t Want Them There

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Metallica is headlining this year’s Lollapalooza festival, which hasn’t made the Lollapalooza festival creator and organizer, Jane’s Addiction founder Perry Farrell, very happy in the past. Metallica, along with none other than former Beatle Paul McCartney, will do the heavy lifting on this year’s Lollapalooza tour from July 31 to August 2 in Chicago. This… Read more »

David Guetta And Nicki Minaj Criticized Over Burning Man Ripoff

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Musician David Guetta and Nicki Minaj were a hot pair at this year’s Billboard Music Awards with their memorable performance of Guetta’s hit “Hey Mama.” But critical reception of their showing has grown chilly over the course of the past week as allegations have surfaced that elements of their onstage show borrowed heavily from another… Read more »

Timbaland’s Tink: Is Aaliyah ‘One In A Million’ Remake Better?

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If you haven’t heard of Tink, get ready. She’s Timbaland’s protégé, not an Aaliyah replacement. However, her remake of “One in a Million” might top charts. Once you show me who you are, telling me becomes irrelevant — TINK (@Official_Tink) May 22, 2015 Her real name is Trinity Home. However, she mentioned that she acquired… Read more »

Will Kanye West Debut Troubled New Album With Apple Instead Of Tidal?

Kane West Talks Censorship at Billboard

Kanye West may be the next person to jump ship from Jay’Z’s disastrous Tidal Service. Hits Daily Double has the news. “Kanye West is making changes, distancing himself from Tidal, firing Roc Nation and managing himself, with an unofficial assist from the Jenner-Kardashian clan. As for Kanye’s long-delayed album, there’s some chatter that the release… Read more »

Taylor Swift’s $13,000 Sex Shop Bill [Video]

Taylor Swift accepts the Billboard Chart Achievement Award presented by Samsung onstage during the 2015 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 17, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Celebrities aren’t the only stars of Taylor Swift’s new “Bad Blood” video. One Los Angeles area sex shop, a specialty boutique that specializes in erotic outfits, lent Ms. Swift $13,000 worth of clothes for the production of the “Bad Blood” music video. The Stockroom, which is the supplier of the outfits for Taylor’s video, plans… Read more »

Billboard Artist 100: Rihanna Flops While Taylor Swift Is On Top

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In terms of music, 2015 has been a disastrous year for Rihanna. Her two latest singles “B*tch Better Have My Money” and “American Oxygen” have failed to attract the listeners she is used to while many question why her record company keeps delaying her new album. Besides not scoring hits at Billboard, Rihanna has also… Read more »