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Mariah Carey’s Holiday Classic “All I Want for Christmas Is You” is the No. 1 Song (Again)

Mariah Carey's 1994 classic "All I Want for Christmas Is You" becomes the first song in Billboard Hot 100 history… Read More

December 21, 2021

Adele Will Be the Only Artist to Sell One Million Copies in the U.S.

Debuting at no. 1 on the Billboard 200 last month, Adele album 30 crosses the one million mark in the U.S.… Read More

December 8, 2021

Diana Ross Releases Single “Thank You,” Announces First New Album in 15 Years

This fall, Diana Ross will release her first album since 2007's I Love You. On Thursday, the legendary Diana Ross announced… Read More

June 17, 2021

J. Cole Just Accomplished Something No Other Rapper Has

J.Cole surpasses a Billboard chart record previously set by DMX. On Tuesday (May 25th), Billboard will release its official Top 200… Read More

May 24, 2021

The Best Moments From the 2021 Billboard Music Awards

This year's Billboard Music Awards featured sets by Doja Cat, SZA, Alicia Keys, The Weeknd and more. Drake took home… Read More

May 24, 2021

Lil Nas X’s Label Confirms “Montero” Will Be Removed From Streaming Services

Lil Nas X's latest single may not be available for streaming in the near future. Upon the release of its… Read More

April 15, 2021

DMX’s Streaming Numbers Jumped Nearly 1,000 Percent After His Death

Fans streamed music from DMX's catalog at an increase of nearly a thousand percent following his death. In the days… Read More

April 13, 2021

Lil Nas X’s Controversial New Single “Montero” Debuts Atop Billboard Charts

Lil Nas X's new single debuted at the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100. Last week, Lil Nas X premiered… Read More

April 5, 2021

MF DOOM’s ‘Mm..Food’ Album Makes the Billboard 200 For the First Time

MF DOOM's streaming numbers continue to surge in his absence. On Monday's new edition of the Billboard 200 charts arrived, this time… Read More

March 22, 2021

Cardi B Becomes First Female Rapper With Multiple Solo Billboard No. 1 Records

Cardi B celebrated the accomplishment on Instagram. Earlier this month, Cardi B made history by becoming the first female rapper… Read More

March 22, 2021

Drake Beats Out Anderson .Paak & Bruno Mars For Eighth Billboard Number One

Drake also became the first artist to debut with the top three singles in the Hot 100. On March 5,… Read More

March 15, 2021

MF DOOM Streaming Numbers Soar in the Wake of His Passing

In the week after the news that MF DOOM passed, his streaming numbers increased by 870 percent. On the last… Read More

January 13, 2021

Killer Mike Receives Inaugural Change Maker Award at 2020 Billboard Music Awards

Towards the end of his acceptance speech, he said, "I’m a product of Atlanta, I appreciate the West Side of… Read More

October 15, 2020

Nas Scores His 14th Top 10 Billboard Appearance With ‘King’s Disease’

The new Nas album debuted at No. 5 on the latest Billboard charts. This week's edition of the Billboard charts have arrived,… Read More

August 31, 2020

Juice WRLD Has Biggest Posthumous Debut Week Since Notorious B.I.G. & Tupac

The album released on July 10 and has earned 497,000 album units in the U.S. Juice WRLD’s posthumous album Legends… Read More

July 20, 2020

New Billboard Chart Rule Removes Merch Bundles From the Formula

  The new Billboard format also changes how digital-only albums are counted. On Tuesday, Billboard announced it was changing the rules for… Read More

July 14, 2020