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Pitbull’s “Give Me Everything” Tops Billboard Top 40 Mainstream and Rhythm Charts

July 8, 2011 drainu182 0

International music sensation Pitbull just off an unprecedented national television launch including The Voice Finals and the biggest crowd yet for this Summer’s Today Show Concert Series continues to dominate the charts this week as “Give Me Everything,” the second single from his critically acclaimed album Planet Pit, climbs to #1 on the Billboard Top 40 Mainstream and Rhythm charts. A global phenomenon, the smash hit went #1 in the UK and reached the Top 10 in over 15 countries.…

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Foo Fighters: Back & Forth Debuts At #1 On Billboard DVD Chart

June 23, 2011 drainu182 1

Having sold some 10,000 DVDs and downloads since its release, the feature-length documentary Foo Fighters: Back & Forth (Spitfire/Roswell/RCA) has debuted at #1 on the Billboard DVD chart.

Foo Fighters: Back & Forth was released digitally via iTunes June 7, on DVD June 14, and is available on Blu-Ray exclusively at Best Buy through July 12.

From Academy Award winning director James Moll (The Last Days, Running The Sahara) and Spitfire Pictures’ Grammy and Peabody award winning producer Nigel Sinclair …

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Il Volo Debuts At #10 on Billboard Top 200 Album Chart

May 27, 2011 drainu182 0

Newcomers Il VOLO have officially landed in America. Their self-titled album, released May 17th on Geffen Records has debuted at #10 on the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart. This impressive debut comes after a jam packed week of TV appearances including American Idol, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, CBS Saturday Morning, Ellen (aired today) and tune in tomorrow May 27th to see them perform on Extra TV at 7pm ET/PT on NBC.

Already certified platinum in their native Italy …

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My Darkest Days’ Debut Single “Porn Star Dancing” Hits #1 At Active Rock

November 15, 2010 drainu182 0

Canadian band My Darkest Days had a dream, that their debut single on Mercury Records, “Porn Star Dancing,” would be played in stripper clubs across North America and go to #1. The dream comes true this week, as “Porn Star Dancing” rises to #1 on the Active Rock chart with a radio audience of 8 million and digital sales topping 200,000 copies.

“Porn Star Dancing” is the lead track from MY DARKEST DAYS, the self-titled debut album from the Ontario-based …

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THE BLACK KEYS’ “TIGHTEN UP” HITS #1 AT MODERN ROCK RADIO, SPECIAL LIMITED EDITION BOX SET OUT ON RECORD STORE DAY/BLACK FRIDAY (NOVEMBER 26)

October 26, 2010 drainu182 0

After seven months at radio, “Tighten Up,” the first single from The Black Keys’ acclaimed May 2010 release, Brothers, is #1 at Modern Rock radio (on both the BDS/Billboard and Mediabase charts). This is the duo’s first #1 hit as well as the first in Nonesuch’s 40-plus year history.

On Black Friday, November 26, in honor of Record Store Day, The Black Keys will release a special, limited edition numbered box set. Included in this package are the original …

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MUSHROOMHEAD DEBUTS AT # 44 ON BILLBOARD

October 7, 2010 drainu182 0

Mushroomhead debut at # 44 on Billboard Top 200 selling 11,486 and debuting at # 9 on the Billboard Independent Chart.

Mushroomhead released its new studio album Beautiful Stories For Ugly Children on Sept 28, and although the album is available in all stores, both physical and digital — the band has made a big push into digital by being the first metal band creating an iTunes LP and debuting all content online, including forthcoming viral videos and personalized videos …

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FAR EAST MOVEMENT’S LEAD SINGLE “LIKE A G6” HITS #7 AT ITUNES AND #16 ON BILLBOARD HOT 100 – DEBUT ALBUM ‘FREE WIRED’ IN STORES OCTOBER 12

September 17, 2010 drainu182 0

Far East Movement (also know as FM) members Kev Nish, Prohgress, J-Splif, and DJ Virman will release their debut album ‘Free Wired’ on October 12th through Cherry Tree/Interscope Records.

The album’s lead single “Like A G6” has been exploding on the country’s sales and radio charts, currently #7 at iTunes and #16 on Billboard’s Hot 100 making FM the first Asian American group to land on the mainstream pop music charts. The song has consistently grown each week since its …

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DISTURBED HIT NUMBER 1 FOR FOURTH CONSECUTIVE ALBUM

September 9, 2010 drainu182 0

Multi-platinum recording artists Disturbed have claimed the top spot on the Billboard 200 albums chart with their new release Asylum. The album hit stores on August 27th and sold 179K copies in its first week. This is the fourth consecutive number one release for the band. You can purchase a copy of the album on iTunes here: http://bit.ly/a2acci

The band have released two videos from the new album. One for lead single, “Another Way To Die” and one …

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KATY PERRY’S TEENAGE DREAM IS THE NO. 1 ALBUM IN THE U.S.

September 1, 2010 drainu182 0

Katy Perry has cemented her status as a best-selling pop superstar with her second studio album Teenage Dream, which debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top 200 Albums chart, scanning 192,222 units in its first week of release. Katy is now one of the top 10 artists with the best-selling debuts of the year and one of only two pop artists to appear on this list. Teenage Dream is the two-time Grammy Award nominee’s highest album chart bow yet. Katy’s …

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MIKE POSNER’S DEBUT ALBUM 31 MINUTES TO TAKEOFF IS CURRENTLY HOLDING DOWN THE #1 POSITION ON THE ITUNES ALBUM CHART

August 10, 2010 drainu182 0

Singer, songwriter, producer, Mike Posner is currently holding down the #1 position on the iTunes Album Charts with the release of his debut album 31 Minutes to Takeoff (J Records.) With Takeoff having been released TODAY — it looks likely that Posner will continue to dominate the #1 for the foreseeable future.

Critics have been praising Posner and the album, with Rolling Stone saying “Mike Posner is at the head of a new genre…” and praising it’s “…big, club-friendly synth …