‘Encanto’ Soundtrack Continues to Dominate Billboard Charts

A new album catches fire at the dawn of a new year and, aided by insatiable fan demand and a lack of competition, dominates the Billboard charts throughout the winter months. This is a common pattern in the music industry, and most clearly in the past year, “Dangerous: Double Album1 by country singer-songwriter Morgan Wallen …

‘Encanto’ Soundtrack Tops Billboard Chart for Week Five

Another week, another number one for Disney’s “Encanto” soundtrack. The album, which consists of songs by Lin-Manuel Miranda, continues its blockbuster run on the Billboard chart, reaching #1 in its fifth week, surpassing the new albums by Yo Gotti and Mitski. It is a popular song on Spotify alongside the song “We Don’t Talk About …

Youngboy Passes Drake for Billboard #1 Album Slot

21-year-old YoungBoy Never Broke Again’s new album from Baton Rouge, La. narrowly surpassed fourth-week sales for “Certified Lover Boy,” in a close race to #1 on the Billboard album chart. Stream smash by Drake, who was deposed three weeks in a row. YoungBoy’s “Sincerely, Kentrell” totaled 137,000 album units (including 186 million streams and 10,000 …

Youngboy Passes Drake for Billboard #1 Album Slot

21-year-old YoungBoy Never Broke Again’s new album from Baton Rouge, La. narrowly surpassed fourth-week sales for “Certified Lover Boy,” in a close race to #1 on the Billboard album chart. Stream smash by Drake, who was deposed three weeks in a row. YoungBoy’s “Sincerely, Kentrell” totaled 137,000 album units (including 186 million streams and 10,000 …

Macy Sues To Block Amazon From Billboard Space For Long Term

In the heart of Manhattan, a war begins between old-school mall Macy’s and e-commerce giant Amazon. The problem is the high-visibility billboard next to Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square. For 60 years, Macy’s has advertised on the 2,200-square-foot perch with the star logo that wraps around the corner of the building and stands out …

Aaliyah’s ‘One in a Million’ Finally Cracks Billboard Top 10

Vinyl helped Olivia Rodrigo reclaim #1 on the Billboard album chart this week, while its long-delayed release put Aaliyah’s 25-year-old album in the Top 10 for the first time. Rodrigo’s “Sour” peaked at #1 in its fifth week, with the equivalent of 133,000 sales in the United States, according to MRC Data, Billboard’s tracking service. …