1) Beyonce – Hold Up
2) Beyonce & Kendrick Lamar – Freedom
3) Ariana Grande – Be Alright
4) Calvin Harris & Rihanna – This Is What You Came For
5) Beyonce – All Night
Drake may very well be on his way to fulfilling industry analyst predictions of moving nearly 2 million units (SPS) in the first week of his wildly anticipated new album, ‘Views.’
Delivered on April 29th to hungry fans, the set – according to reports – has already managed to sell 630,000 copies…in just one day. Set to end, as expected, the short reign of Queen Bey’s newest album, ‘Lemonade,’ on next week’s refreshed Billlboard 200, Drizzy’s release managed to move more in one day than what Bey’s did in one week.
Yet, while the ousting was undoubtedly expected, some fans of the diva are calling foul play on behalf of Apple Music (who has exclusive rights to ‘Views’ for its first 7 days of availability). Could they be on to something?
Exciting times for fans of 2-time Grammy winner Tye Tribbett!
After dominating the music scene with his award-winning hits (see: ‘No Way,’ ‘Chasing After You,’ ‘He Turned It,’ and more), now the energetic performer will be bringing his charisma to a new program for BET and Centric.
Following in the footsteps of Toni Morrison, John Legend and the creators of WGN’s ‘Underground’ take a bold, brave and nuanced look into the human implications of African-American chattel slavery.
Now, supported by a stirring performance by ‘Empire‘s Jussie Smollet, the show’s remarkable players have learned that its first season moved mountains on a number of fronts…long before its finale.
Good news before it returns for a second season below…
Rihanna‘s fast food recipe continues to work wonders.
One look at the sales of ‘ANTI’ prove that her attempt at brewing a fine wine were fatally futile.
However, the Bajan sensation had a trick up her sleeve in the form of Calvin Harris‘ new single ‘This Is What You Came For.’
The model provides heavily altered vocals for the track, which is slaying out of the gate.
Full story below…
Gwen Stefani‘s comeback plans are going to plan.
So, eager to keep the buzz around her new LP ‘This Is What the Truth Feels Like’, the ‘Hollaback Girl‘ singer performed for ‘Colbert’s audience.
What she performed?
Her rising single ‘Make Me Like You.’
Check her out below…
Welcome to Retro Rewind, the TGJ original feature carved out to take you on a journey to TV and Film’s glorious past.
Today, as the icon continues to build his eighth studio album, Usher‘s role in 1998’s ‘The Faculty’ is spotlighted and celebrated for the part it played in turning the entertainer into a household name.
The thirst for Beyonce‘s new album ‘Lemonade’ has been real. So much so that upon the diva’s lavish unleashing of the LP, fans have been lining up in their thousands for a taste. None more so than in the US, where Queen Bey is set to debut on tomorrow’s Billboard 200 with huge numbers.
With the units counted, find out what the 35-year-old has sold below…
Pop queen Janet Jackson is presently focussing on family, but hasn’t forgotten about her fans.
The 49-year-old superstar implores supporters to get their dancing shoes on with new single ‘Dammn Baby.’
Produced by longtime collaborators Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, the high octane cut is the latest to be lifted from chart-topping album ‘Unbreakable’ and the second to receive the visual treatment from the set.
Ahead of the debut of its video, Jackson took to Twitter moments ago to release its lyric video.
Get all the way familiar with new Janet after the jump…
To the surprise of no one, ‘My Neck, My Back’ rapper Khia is back out of the good graces of Beyonce‘s beloved fan group, The Beyhive.
As fans of either know, Khia has been a serial Beyhive offender and has (for years now) minced no words when ‘hot topics’ surrounding the Grammy-winning diva arose. Now, she’s at it again – this time weighing in on Bey’s hotly-selling 6th studio album ‘Lemonade’ (even claiming the set was ‘boring’).
While we want you to hear exactly what got the Beyhive in a fuss, we must warn you, however, the language below is so coarse even we gagged a couple of times. Proceed with caution & viewer discretion is advised: