Reunited pop-punk act Fall Out Boy seemed to have little trouble retaining the old radioactivity, as the quartet's hiatus-breaking "Save Rock and Roll" bowed at No. 1 on the domestic album chart…
Despite another plunge in sales, Justin Timberlake's "The 20/20 Experience" held onto the top of the U.S. album chart for a third week last week.
Justin Timberlake's "The 20/20 Experience" maintained its No. 1 crown on the U.S. album chart last week, despite an expected sharp decline. Half a dozen new titles crowded into the top 10, but none…
"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 music biz settled into the post-Grammys doldrums last week, with Mumford & Sons' "Babel" hanging onto the No. 1 slot on the U.S. album chart despite a 66% sales decline. The U.K. folk-rock band's…
After a small uptick of 1.3% in 2011, total album sales dropped 4% in the U.S. during 2012, according to year-end figures released Thursday by Nielsen SoundScan. The sales chart, notably, was topped…
It was a history-making week on several counts for Taylor Swift, as the country-pop vocalist's new "Red" took the No. 1 spot on the national album chart with the biggest debut sales frame in a decade.
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…
While digital music sales continued to climb during the first six months of 2012, total album sales dipped again after a brief rise, according to a midyear report from Nielsen SoundScan.
Lady Gaga makes the history she (and her record label) sought this week, as the flamboyant singer's "Born This Way" bursts onto the U.S. album chart with sales of more than 1 million copies.