In a hearty week for Disney Music Group, teen-pop star Selena Gomez notched her first No. 1 album and the "Teen Beach Movie" soundtrack vaulted into the U.S. top five. Gomez's "Stars Dance"…
Outperforming the initial predictions of industry observers, Jay-Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail" has roared onto the U.S. album chart at No. 1. In its first week of physical release, the rap pasha's new…
Amid a slim field of holiday-week new releases, J. Cole's "Born Sinner" split with tradition and became a late-breaking No. 1 on the U.S. album chart.
Riding a wave of anticipation, Kanye West's "Yeezus" made its much-augured No. 1 debut on the U.S. album chart, besting new titles by a pair of other rappers with chart-topping track records. West's…
Getting lucky had nothing to do with Daft Punk's ascent to No. 1 on the U.S. album chart with its new "Random Access Memories." The French dance/electronic duo of Guy-Manuel de Homem Christo and…
A new title by top country trio Lady Antebellum staved off a challenge by the soundtrack for "The Great Gatsby" to take No. 1 on the U.S. album chart.
Justin Timberlake's new album 'The 20/20 Experience' debuts to big numbers after a wave of media appearances by pop singer-actor.
"Spring Break...Here to Party," a compilation by country singer Luke Bryan, entered at No. 1 on the U.S. album chart last week, trailed by a collection of Jimi Hendrix material that became the late…
Bruno Mars' nearly three-month-old "Unorthodox Jukebox" reached No. 1 on the U.S. album chart, on the back of a one-day $1.99 digital sale at Amazon. Mars' Atlantic title, the singer's first…
The Lumineers' self-titled album, bankrolled by the band's Seattle-based management company and released by an independent Nashville label, has spent nearly six months on the U.S. chart, riding the…