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Entries in 'jay-z' (33)

US charts: Pharrell heading for No 1 double

US charts: Pharrell heading for No 1 double

Pharrell Williams could become a transatlantic chart-topper this weekend after Happy reached No 1 in the US for the first ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Feb 27th 2014 at 12:49PM
US charts: Super Bowl rallies Passenger

US charts: Super Bowl rallies Passenger

Weekly US sales of Passenger’s Let Her Go have shot up by 51% after it featured in a Super Bowl ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Feb 6th 2014 at 3:04PM
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Jay Z & Beyonce pip Lucian Grainge to top spot on Billboard's Power 100

The Billboard Power 100 list for 2014 has been revealed with Jay Z and Beyonce pipping Universal's Lucian Grainge to ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Jan 24th 2014 at 11:33AM
Midweek Charts: Springsteen heading for 10th chart-topper

Midweek Charts: Springsteen heading for 10th chart-topper

Bruce Springsteen will become only the seventh act to achieve 10 No 1 albums in the UK with High Hopes ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Jan 15th 2014 at 3:57PM

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Timberlake and Thicke lead US 2013 best sellers

Timberlake and Thicke lead US 2013 best sellers

Justin Timberlake's The 20/20 Experience was the top-selling album in the US of 2013 as Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines led ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Jan 3rd 2014 at 11:34AM
US charts: Monster hit sends Rihanna back to No 1

US charts: Monster hit sends Rihanna back to No 1

Rihanna has now scored more Hot 100 No 1s than any act other than The Beatles and Mariah Carey after ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Dec 12th 2013 at 3:58PM
US charts: Bastille and The 1975 break Billboard 200 Top 40

US charts: Bastille and The 1975 break Billboard 200 Top 40

Bastille and The 1975 have gone straight into the Billboard 200's Top 40, boosting the fortunes of UK acts across ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Sep 12th 2013 at 1:22PM
US charts: Perry Roars past Thicke on Hot 100

US charts: Perry Roars past Thicke on Hot 100

Katy Perry will be No 1 on both sides of the Atlantic this weekend after replacing Robin Thicke at the ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Sep 5th 2013 at 1:34PM

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Magna Carta Holy Grail

Jay Z premieres Holy Grail video exclusively on Facebook

Jay Z has chosen Facebook as the exclusive host platform for the premiere of his Holy Grail video for its ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Aug 30th 2013 at 2:40PM
US charts: Thicke quietens Perry's Roar

US charts: Thicke quietens Perry's Roar

Katy Perry's Roar has sold nearly a million downloads in just two weeks in the US, but still cannot get ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Aug 29th 2013 at 2:25PM
Robin Thicke

US charts: Thicke rules Hot 100 for 11th week

Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines has become the longest-running Hot 100 No 1 in three years after just holding off Katy ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Aug 22nd 2013 at 2:10PM
US charts: Blurred Lines heads Hot 100 for 10th week

US charts: Blurred Lines heads Hot 100 for 10th week

Robin Thicke's Blurred Lines has achieved a 10th consecutive week at No 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 as it ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Aug 15th 2013 at 2:57PM

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Ellie Goulding

Midweek Charts: Goulding burns brightly on midweeks

Ellie Goulding could be heading for her first UK No 1 single with Burn outselling its two closest rivals combined.

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Aug 14th 2013 at 3:57PM
Jay Z

Budweiser launches Jay Z TV spot in the UK as part of global campaign

Following the global launch of its Made For Music campaign, Budweiser UK flicked the switch on a 30-second Jay Z ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 9th 2013 at 11:41AM
Midweek Charts update: Avicii sells another 100,000 singles

Midweek Charts update: Avicii sells another 100,000 singles

Avicii's Wake Me Up has already sold another 100,000 copies in the UK this week after debuting at No 1 ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Jul 26th 2013 at 12:02PM
Jay Z

POLL: Should Jay Z's Samsung released albums have qualified for the Billboard charts?

Jay Z has hit back at Billboard after the music magazine refused to allow 1m copies of his latest album ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 26th 2013 at 11:06AM

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US charts: Labrinth makes Beautiful progress

US charts: Labrinth makes Beautiful progress

Labrinth's Beneath Your Beautiful with Emeli Sande is set to hit another new peak on Billboard's Hot 100 chart next ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Jul 25th 2013 at 2:45PM
Jay Z criticises Billboard for 'discouraging new music revenue streams'

Jay Z criticises Billboard for 'discouraging new music revenue streams'

Jay Z has gone into detail about his attempt to get one million 'copies' of his Magna Carta Holy Grail ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 25th 2013 at 10:56AM
Midweek Charts: Avicii aiming to deny One Direction

Midweek Charts: Avicii aiming to deny One Direction

Avicii looks likely to prevent One Direction's Best Song Ever debuting at No 1 in the UK after opening up ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Jul 24th 2013 at 3:57PM
Midweek Charts update: Avicii hits market's highest sales since December

Midweek Charts update: Avicii hits market's highest sales since December

Avicci's Wake Me Up has become the fastest-selling single in the UK in eight months after already this week surpassing 200,000 ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Jul 19th 2013 at 3:27PM
US charts: Timberlake achieves best Hot 100 start

US charts: Timberlake achieves best Hot 100 start

Jay-Z has helped Justin Timberlake to his best start yet on the Hot 100 with their pairing Holy Grail going ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Jul 18th 2013 at 1:12PM
Midweek Charts: Avicii heading for 2013 sales high

Midweek Charts: Avicii heading for 2013 sales high

Avicii is poised to clock up the UK's highest weekly singles sales of the year with Wake Me Up having ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Jul 17th 2013 at 3:57PM
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Jay-Z's Magna Carta claims second biggest US debut week sales in 2013

Jay-Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail album sold 527k copies in the US alone in its first week on sale despite being available ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 17th 2013 at 3:11PM
Magna Carta Holy Grail

Jay-Z's Magna Carta album claims biggest first week in Spotify history

Jay-Z’s Magna Carta…Holy Grail album had the biggest first week for an album in Spotify history.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 17th 2013 at 9:44AM
Jay-Z

Jay-Z Magna Carta UK and Europe tour dates revealed

Following performing at the Wireless Festival this weekend and securing his first No.1 UK album with Magna Carta Holy Grail, ...

Tina Hart
by Tina Hart
on Jul 15th 2013 at 3:31PM