Check out the latest iteration of our BuzzAngle Music-powered Song Revenue Chart to see, among other things, just how much money Kendrick Lamar has been raking in on the tracks from his #1 monster TDE/Interscope set. (Hint: It's well over $1 million for just his songs in the Top 5, and there are plenty more.)
In a tableau that's probably more comfortable than the 89 degrees in Indio, California, Sony Music Nashville chief Randy Goodman, artist Jake Owen and team gather prior to Owen's performance before a capacity crowd at Ascend Amphitheatre in Nashville. Seen just before sending a humanitarian shipment of barrel-aged bourbon to the Fyre Festival are...
Tickets go on sale 5/5 for Harry Styles’ world tour, a week before his Columbia Records debut is released. Styles 13-date North American leg starts 9/19 in San Francisco and wraps 10/14 in Phoenix, with a 9/20 show at L.A.’s Greek Theatre and a 9/28 gig at Radio City Music Hall.
Ownership ain't dead yet, pumpkin. The top-selling titles of this year's Record Store Day (4/22) at indie outlets, helpfully compiled by our data partners at BuzzAngle Music, show a robust day's trade in physical product. Indeed, the numbers eclipsed what many top titles at certain top retail chains will do in a week.
Hits from all genres comprise this week's edition of Spotify's popular New Music Friday playlist. At the top you'll find Phoenix's "J-Boy" (Glassnote), Kygo & Ellie Goulding's "First Time" (Ultra), Katy Perry f/Migos' "Bon Appetit" (Capitol), Logic f/Alessia Cara & Khalid's "1-800-273-8255" (Def Jam) and Mary J. Blige's "Strength of a Woman" (Capitol).
At the star-studded red-carpet Tribeca Film Festival premiere of the documentary Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives on 4/19, the industry icon is joined by two fellow legends, Aretha Franklin and Barry Manilow, who were blissfully unaware that this photo would be appearing on our disreputable website.
CHILDISH GAMBINO UPDATE
It ain't over. (4/28a)
ANOTHER DAMN. CHART STORY
Guess who's #1 again? (4/28a)
SONG REVENUE CHART: TOP DAWG, TOP DOLLAR EDITION
Kendrick's top five songs clear more than $1m. (4/28a)
HARRY STYLES TO TOUR THE WORLD
RECORD STORE DAY WINNERS: DISC DRIVE
Retail lives, baby. (4/28a)