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From Mozart To Adele To Chance The Rapper, Measuring Album Sales Means Being Specific

In 2016, the album that sold the most physical CDs worldwide wasn't anywhere near the top of the charts — and one of the best-charting records of the year c.....»»

Category: topSource: nprJan 11th, 2017

Without an Adele album Barnes & Noble holiday same-store sales fell 9%

Barnes & Noble Inc. on Thursday reported same-store sales during the nine-week holiday period fell more than 9%. On the bright side, online sales were up 2% compared to the sa.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 5th, 2017

A 23-year-old rapper who refuses to sign a record deal is making history at the 2017 Grammys

Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP Chance the Rapper is the most talented rapper of his generation and a pioneer in the music industry. His latest album, "Coloring Book," released in May, is one of the the year's best-reviewed albums. It's the first streaming.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 6th, 2016

The US Music Industry Passed A Milestone In 2016

Physical album sales were down. Digital album and song sales were down. And yet the music industry made money in 2016. Why? For the first time in history, on-demand steaming ruled the music busin.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesJan 18th, 2017

Adele Has The Bestselling Album For The Second Year In A Row... Again

Both of Ade.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesJan 12th, 2017

Why Marketers Should Use The New Year As A Time To Address Nagging Agency Relationship Issues

A new year is often thought of as a time to turn over a new leaf -- and for marketers, that means a chance to reflect upon nagg.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 12th, 2017

Travis Scott Sees Building Chart Momentum For Two Singles

Months after claiming the top position on the Billboard 200 album chart for his 'Birds In The Trap Sing Mcknight,' the rapper can now take credit for g.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 10th, 2017

Drake"s "Views" Was The Biggest Album In Canada In 2016

Drake, Adele and Justin Bieber scored the three biggest albums, while other artists managed to sell extremely well in 2016. Drake, Adele and Justin Bieber scored the three biggest albums, while other artists managed to sell extremely well in 2016......»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 8th, 2017

Here"s why Apple CEO Tim Cook got a pay cut in 2016

Apple missed its sales and profit goals in 2016 and that means a pay cut for CEO Tim Cook and other executives. Cook saw his pay cut by about 15%. Video provided by TheStreet   &#.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 6th, 2017

Adele"s "25" Sold More Copies Than Any Other Album In 2016

Adele's '.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 5th, 2017

This Canadian Artist Boosted Streaming Music to a New Record in the U.S.

Also, vinyl is back. Canadian rapper Drake helped music streaming services explode in 2016, rising by 76% in the United States to overtake digital sales of music for the first time in history, Nielsen Music said on Thursday. Americans u.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 5th, 2017

This Canadian Artist Boosted U.S. Streaming Music Sales to a New Record

Also, vinyl is back. Canadian rapper Drake helped music streaming services explode in 2016, rising by 76% in the United States to overtake digital sales of music for the first time in history, Nielsen Music said on Thursday. Americans u.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 5th, 2017

Barnes & Noble Blames Adele for Weak Holiday Sales

The diva's CD had sent sales way up a year earlier. Barnes & Noble bks .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 5th, 2017

Donald Trump Takes Credit For Jackie Evancho"s "Skyrocketing" Album Sales In Latest Tweet

Is he correct? The answer is sort of—but with a giant asterisk. Is he correct? The answer is sort of—but with a giant asterisk......»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 4th, 2017

The lineup for New York"s longest-running summer music festival is out

Harrison Jacobs/Business InsiderTool, Chance the Rapper and Pho.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 4th, 2017

Bon Jovi, More Drake & Rihanna And The Beatles: The Charting Highlights Of 2016 (Part 2)

Chance The Rapper, Rihanna and Drake all had incredible years and managed incredible feats in 2016. Chance The Rapper, Rihanna and Drake all had incredible years and managed incredible feats in 2016......»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesJan 3rd, 2017

The 10 Biggest Albums In The U.K. In 2016

Adele's '25' is officially the biggest album of 2016 in the U.K., which should come as no surprise. Adele's '25' is officially the biggest album of 2016 in the U.K., which should come as no surprise......»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesJan 1st, 2017

New Year"s Eve Sales, A Last Chance To Save

The clock is ticking on 2016, but there is still time to score these last big deals. The clock is ticking on 2016, but there is still time to score these last big deals......»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesDec 31st, 2016

Chance The Rapper, Kylie Jenner, And Why 2017 Should Be The Year You Zig While Everyone Else Zags

If you do what everyone else is doing, the ceiling on what you can hope to achieve is no more than what everyone else has gotten. If you go your own way, however, that’s when things get interesting. Make 2017 the year you zig when everyone else zags. .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 25th, 2016

Amazon devices Deals, sales, special offers on Kindle e-readers, Fire tablets, Fire TV streaming media players, Echo devices, Dash Buttons and more.

This is your last chance on Amazon Devices Deals  – speak now or fore.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 23rd, 2016

Rising Investor Sentiment Trumped by Fiscal Policy?

Measuring investor sentiment is the closest thing to a “free lunch” in the investing world.  Knowing that the investing public cannot buy or sell forever means that, at some point, they’ll stop and p.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 22nd, 2016