Quantcast
Advertisement
BHM PREVIEW: THE RHYTHM OF CULTURE, THE BLUES OF HISTORY
Let's start with a little lesson. (1/27a)
GLASS ANIMALS' NEVER-ENDING WAVE
British band's long and winding road to #1 (1/27a)
HITS EXEC TODD HENSLEY PROMOTED TO COO IN LIEU
OF RAISE
Want fries with that cow patty? (1/26a)
JNR CHOI'S ROCKET "TO THE MOON"
Buzzing newcomer is part of our latest New & Developing Artists class. (1/27a)
ROY RIFKIND,
1927-2022
Remembering an indie-label pioneer (1/26a)
OOH, LAS VEGAS
You're gonna make a poor boy outta me.
HOW I WISH THAT THERE WERE MORE
...than 24 hours in a day.
PALMS SWEAT, BLACKJACK
on a Saturday night
SIN CITY
Lamborginis and caviar Dry martinis, Shangri-La
 Email

 First Name

 Last Name

 Company

 Country
CAPTCHA code
Captcha: (type the characters above)

BHM PREVIEW: THE RHYTHM OF CULTURE, THE BLUES OF HISTORY
Let's start with a little lesson. (1/27a)
GLASS ANIMALS' NEVER-ENDING WAVE
British band's long and winding road to #1 (1/27a)
HITS EXEC TODD HENSLEY PROMOTED TO COO IN LIEU
OF RAISE
Want fries with that cow patty? (1/26a)
JNR CHOI'S ROCKET "TO THE MOON"
Buzzing newcomer is part of our latest New & Developing Artists class. (1/27a)
ROY RIFKIND,
1927-2022
Remembering an indie-label pioneer (1/26a)
OOH, LAS VEGAS
You're gonna make a poor boy outta me.
HOW I WISH THAT THERE WERE MORE
...than 24 hours in a day.
PALMS SWEAT, BLACKJACK
on a Saturday night
SIN CITY
Lamborginis and caviar Dry martinis, Shangri-La
RUMOR MILL
Encanto fireworks
1/28/22

Disney's Encanto will mark another week at #1 on the HITS Top 50 chart, while Meat Loaf fans spur the late star's Bat to fly once more. Monument's Walker Hayes debuts in the Top 10 with Country Stuff The Album.


…Read More
Ornette Coleman
1/28/22

As the music biz honors the artists and entrepreneurs to whom it owes its existence during Black History Month, Lionel Ridenour and Sherrese Clarke Soares are adding to that vast legacy right now, while Bob Dylan and Adele, among countless others, cite Black music as their primary inspirations. HITS’ 2022 BHM special, meanwhile, will celebrate those who made their marks in NYC.

…Go to HITS List

lg jimmy janick berman LDR
1/28/22

During the 1/26 preview event for Artists Inspired by Music: Interscope Reimagined, an exhibit at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, UMG topper Sir Lucian Grainge joins biz icon Jimmy Iovine, Interscope boss John Janick, label Vice Chairman Steve Berman and artist Lana Del Rey to create exactly the sort of artifact we like to hang on the walls around here.


…Read More
chainsmokers nmf
1/28/22

Disruptor/Columbia's The Chainsmokers grace the cover of Spotify's NMF as their new single, "High," tops the set. Also, new cuts from XXXTENTACION, NLE Choppa f/Young Thug, Ella Mai, Rex Orange County, Lauv...


…Read More
lauv 26
1/28/22

Indie pop sensation Lauv has partnered with Virgin Music for distribution and label services. The initial release under the new pact, "26," which arrived today, is the first taste of his forthcoming full-length album.


…Read More
EbroDarden
1/28/22

Apple is spotlighting Black business and innovation during Black History Month, launching its Music Is Healing campaign on Apple Music.


…Read More
inflo
1/28/22

British producer Inflo, who's worked with Adele, Little Simz and Michael Kiwanuka, is the winner of this year’s BRIT Awards Producer of the Year gong. He’s the first Black producer to be so honored.


…Read More
ianndior
1/28/22

10K Projectsiann dior has the lone album in the Top 20 at both iTunes and Apple Music this Flipover Friday.


…Read More
camp A
1/28/22

From last year's Holocaust Remembrance Day. The menace discussed herein has only gathered strength since then. For this year's remembrance, The Lincoln Project has unveiled a very timely new video...


…Read More
Webp.net-gifmaker-85
1/28/22

Doja Cat's "Need to Know" will take the #1 spot at Top 40, while Post Malone and The Weeknd's “One Right Now” will make the push for the top this week at Rhythm and Imagine Dragons' “Enemy” f/JID, Arcane & League of Legends jumps to #2 at Modern Rock...


…Read More
Years and Years Olly Alexander Official Number 1 Award Night Call
1/28/22

Olly Alexander has his first Official Albums Chart #1 with Years & Years as a solo project, while the Encanto cast scores a second week on top at singles.


…Read More
AEGpresents
1/28/22

The Human Rights Campaign Foundation has awarded AEG a perfect score on the 2022 Corporate Equality Index, which reports on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ+ workplace equality.


…Read More
donda 2
1/28/22

Ye has announced the sequel to his latest full-length; Donda 2 will drop on 2/22. Produced by Future, the album is set to arrive six weeks before the mercurial artist headlines Coachella and a mere six months after its predecessor.


…Read More
Bleachers Press Image (credit - Carlotta Kohl)
1/28/22

RCA pop geniuses Bleachers today announced their 23-date 2022 tour.


…Read More
iheart radio awards 2022
1/28/22

Justin Bieber, Olivia Rodrigo, Doja Cat and Dua Lipa are among the artists who've received multiple nominations for the 2022 iHeartRadio Music Awards. Set to take place 3/22 at L.A.'s Shrine Auditorium, the ceremony will air live on FOX.


…Read More
guitarvocal
1/28/22

Nearly 50 years ago, Richard Thompson threatened to quit the music business, hard to believe today given his voluminous output and nonstop touring. The archival record that resulted from his "retirement" is getting a vinyl reissue from Island/UMe.


…Read More
Webp.net-gifmaker (72)
1/27/22

Universal Music Group has expanded its deals with Amazon Music and Twitch, enhancing access to content on the former and creating new opportunities for artists and labels on the latter.


…Read More
bhm22 logo 5
1/27/22

As we prepare our Black History Month special, we revisit this interview with Dr. Steven Lewis, curator of the National Museum of African American Music. We asked him to guide us through the history of R&B...


…Read More
Sandbox
1/27/22

Warner Music Group will create the first music-themed world, a combination musical theme park and concert venue, in The Sandbox gaming metaverse.


…Read More
create music group logo
1/27/22

Create Music Group has acquired digital-marketing agency VRTCL.


…Read More
Featured Video
Emmy Meli, "I Am Woman"
Disruptor/Arista's pop phenom shows off her smoldering charisma in this intimate vid. "Woman," which is trending Top 30 at Pop radio, has racked up 110m+ global streams, is on fire at TikTok and is blazing at Shazam. Hear her roar.
“Do We Have A Problem” arrives next Friday @NICKIMINAJ & @lilbaby4PF https://t.co/uQBxRMBAQl
DONDA 2 by @kanyewest slated to drop 2/22/22 https://t.co/bIfVYiWd4r
[email protected] once again powers top @Shazam gainers https://t.co/AP5Xyfu6BV https://t.co/5UOq42tkMM
How long will @Adele’s Vegas residency be delayed? https://t.co/QZSv8X6e1Y https://t.co/Bflw0TbOmV
Is #NeedToKnow on track to earn @DojaCat her third #1 hit at Pop radio? https://t.co/MykCTJdbQr https://t.co/LrUb8OezXg
[email protected] exec Todd Hensley promoted to COO https://t.co/uPhul2p2np https://t.co/e0bhWUxqol
[email protected] expands deals with @Twitch, @amazon https://t.co/VXANLEkmEx https://t.co/EJYgfg1LBo
[email protected] make chart history with never ending #HeatWaves https://t.co/KjbpmhCcGx https://t.co/C3TzXWSM0s
Year to date best sellers: @EncantoMovie takes #1, @theweeknd, @Adele, @1GunnaGunna and more appear in the top 10… https://t.co/2Lxx2ckeeC
Governors Ball (@GovBallNYC) announces @halsey, @JColeNC & @KidCudi as headliners https://t.co/90b7hK9dwC https://t.co/lxDrc8gc33