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REVENUE CHART: BATTLE HYMNS OF REPUBLIC
Monte's army on the offensive (9/13a)
AMERICANA AWARDS: WINNERS AND TAKEAWAYS
A bridge to the Grammys? (9/12a)
YOUR TOP 20
IS POSTED
We give him a ton of ink. (9/12a)
NEAR TRUTHS:
CALLING THE BALL
A deep dive by I.B. Bad (9/13a)
GREEN DAY'S BIG DAY
Warming up for the stadium tour (9/12a)
MORE RAINMAKERS
The players who made it happen.
WHAT ABOUT THOSE LEAKS?
Even funnier in French.
RIHANNA'S ETA
And about $50m in funding.
THE BUNDLE BUNGLE
When will the rules change?
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REVENUE CHART: BATTLE HYMNS OF REPUBLIC
Monte's army on the offensive (9/13a)
AMERICANA AWARDS: WINNERS AND TAKEAWAYS
A bridge to the Grammys? (9/12a)
YOUR TOP 20
IS POSTED
We give him a ton of ink. (9/12a)
NEAR TRUTHS:
CALLING THE BALL
A deep dive by I.B. Bad (9/13a)
GREEN DAY'S BIG DAY
Warming up for the stadium tour (9/12a)
MORE RAINMAKERS
The players who made it happen.
WHAT ABOUT THOSE LEAKS?
Even funnier in French.
RIHANNA'S ETA
And about $50m in funding.
THE BUNDLE BUNGLE
When will the rules change?
RUMOR MILL
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9/14/19

Post Malone's Hollywood's Bleeding (Republic) still controls the top of Spotify's daily U.S. streaming chart, with 14 tracks in the top 25. Ariana, Miley & Lana's Charlie's Angels anthem has a big entrance, as does Halsey's "Graveyard."


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9/13/19

We remember the late, great Eddie Money—who left us on 9/13—with this classic shipboard shot from San Francisco circa 1988. Seen assisting in the launch of "Walk on Water" are (l-r) Patty Martin, Money and Jim Burruss.


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9/13/19

Republic's Post Malone storms the #1 spot on this week's Top 50 chart with 492k+ for Hollywood's Bleeding, earning 2019's second-biggest bow. Labelmate Taylor Swift (who had the year's biggest debut two weeks back) holds onto #2 with another six-figure week. UMG enjoys a fearsome 66% marketshare, while WMG takes 19%, Sony 12% and the rest 3%. Click below to drill down into the digits.

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9/13/19

In our latest cartoon cluster, the Lyor Rypor offers a weekly whine on Post Malone, Camila Cabello, Grammy and more.


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9/13/19

Our correspondent-at-large Michelle S. offers some thoughts on Post Malone's monster new set. As for that Ozzy track? "It's the stuff of legend, yo." (Also: Check out the new video for "Saint Tropez.")


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9/13/19

An excerpt from our latest batch of industry-baller profiles.


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9/13/19

The latest edition of EA's massively popular fútbol game FIFA 20 includes two bountiful soundtracks featuring acts from more than 20 countries. And even if you have two left feet like EA music maven Steve Schnur, you’ll get a double kick out of this stadium-sized cornucopia of global grooves.


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9/13/19

UMG/Motown and The Root participated in a Congressional Black Caucus event in D.C. hosted by Rep. Brenda Lawrence (D-MI) on 9/13 that, among other things, saw the debut of a new take on Marvin Gaye's seminal "What's Going On." The new video for the timeless hit, directed by Savannah Leaf, involves an array of key activists including people who have been on the forefront of action in the wake of Flint's water crisis. Motown chief Ethiopia Habtemariam (among those pictured above) took a spot on the panel.


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9/13/19

You never know what you’re gonna get when you open our weekly assortment of trending topics—assuming you’ve been living under a rock. Otherwise, you’d be surprised if you didn’t find Post Malone, Monte Lipman, Harvey Mason Jr., “Graveyard” dweller Halsey, Crush’s hella-mega duo or the five other tasty selections in this week’s rectangular box.

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9/13/19

Capitol star Halsey confirmed late Thursday that her forthcoming full-length, Manic, will arrive 1/17, and released her new single, "Graveyard."


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9/13/19

Post Malone has scored his second #1 on the U.K.’s Official Albums Chart with Hollywood’s Bleeding (Island) finishing with double the combined sales of his closest competitor. Elsewhere, new Sony rapper Aitch is #3 on albums and #2 on singles.


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9/13/19

What's new in Vibe Raters? RCA's Rex Orange County. The Brit troubadour makes his debut on our round-up of buzzing acts that are poised to break. Check out his vital stats here.

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9/13/19

The Taliban wasn’t allowed in the country in an official capacity the week of 9/11, we learned the First Lady “has a son” and certain light bulbs make a certain dim bulb appear orange. Frustrated as we are, we sally forth to deliver the HITS High 5.


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9/13/19

Superstar trio Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey grace the cover of Spotify's New Music Friday behind the release of their Charlie's Angels anthem, "Don't Call Me An Angel" (Republic). Also, new cuts from Halsey, Drake, Lil Nas X f/DaBaby...


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callingtheball
9/13/19

On the Super Bowl halftime saga, changes (or not) in Grammyland, the Bible's ongoing chart woes and more.


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9/13/19

The Lumineers lead a collection of groups with guitars making their debuts this flipover Friday while the first track from Republic’s Charlie’s Angels soundtrack is working its way to the top of the iTunes songs chart.


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9/13/19

Lil Tecca’s “Ransom” solidifies its hold on the top slot on our Song Revenue Chart with a 6% w-o-w uptick in earnings, and Post Malone’s “Circles” debuts at #2, as red-hot Republic snags eight of the Top 15.

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Money
9/13/19

Eddie Money, the former cop turned singer who became a hitmaker with “Baby Hold On,” “Two Tickets to Paradise,” and “Take Me Home Tonight,” died today at the age of 70.


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9/13/19

British retailer HMV is opening what's said to be Europe's largest dedicated entertainment store, the hmv Vault, in the midlands city of Birmingham.


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9/13/19

At Tyler, The Creator's sold-out Madison Square Garden show, the breakout artist gratefully receives a plaque commemorating the platinum certification of single "Earfquake." Later, Columbia boss Ron Perry led an earfquake-preparedness drill; everyone dutifully donned their blond wigs and learned how to use a platinum plaque for shelter. Seen shaking it up are...


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Featured Video
Camila Cabello, "Liar"
This wild, Dave Meyers-helmed clip for the Epic star's single (one of two she dropped recently) is filled with trippy dream sequences and trash TV... and it's all about the obstacles to telling the truth. Turns out this pop superstar can do comedy.
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.@PostMalone off to blazing start with #HollywoodsBleeding: #1 album at @AppleMusic & @iTunes, tracks flood entire… https://t.co/tlnAcOCCi9
On this week's Hits Top 50: @Tool's #FearInoculum earns #1 with fifth biggest debut of 2019, @LanaDelRey &… https://t.co/3hAGaXMeaA
ANOTHER F*#!NG #1 FOR LANA: @LanaDelRey nabs 4th UK #1 album https://t.co/VrXbl34sau https://t.co/3yIA7hXAKa
HITS' 33rd anniversary issue is out now! feat. cover stars @justinbieber @Adele @LilNasX @ArianaGrande… https://t.co/OFAIFwvX0Z
.@BigHitEnt & Source Music launch @plus_audition in search of the next big girl group https://t.co/hLN1A1Zm7k https://t.co/Y0Ll8P1goi
Mulling the multiples: Which contenders could be up for multiple top #GRAMMY nominations feat. @ArianaGrande, … https://t.co/TSfA4ScsgR
New @halsey track #GRAVEYARD will be out on September 13th https://t.co/Iy2D3OPe9A