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Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert Divorce: Busy Tour Schedules & Issues Caused Split

Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert's shocking announcement that they would be divorcing after four years of marriage rocked the country music world and its fans. However, ahead of Monday's (July 20) announcement, those who are close to the couple ...

No 'Shame' as Tyrese Tops Albums Chart, Kidz Bop and R5 Debut New Albums

Tyrese may not have actually contributed to the soundtrack for 'Furious 7' (which spent multiple weeks atop the Billboard 200) but the R&B vocalist did benefit from his role in the film, as 'Black Rose' topped the albums chart by selling 65,000 ...

Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert Divorce: Chris Young Denies Affair

Though Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert may have gotten a divorce, country music's stars have no time for your gossip. Shortly after the genre's reigning couple announced that they would be splitting after four years of marriage, rumors ran rampant ...

Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert Divorce Four Years After Wedding

Divorce rumors have been swirling around Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert for months now, and finally the news has been confirmed. Today (July 20), the two country superstars announced that they will be moving forward with separate lives.

Tyrese Tops Billboard 200 with 'Black Rose,' Beats Meek Mill, Taylor Swift

Tyrese may be the first musician to both star in a film with a no. 1 soundtrack ('Furious 7') and have a no. 1 album of his own in the same year ('Black Rose'). Although he didn't contribute to the aforementioned soundtrack, his most recent album ...

Back of The Billboards: 'Old Dominion' EP by Old Dominion

Society always celebrates the records that top the Billboard 200 album chart. Back of The Billboards is a Music Times weekly segment that looks at the opposite end: the new record that finished closest to the back of the Billboard 200 for the ...

Wilco Drops Free, New Album 'Star Wars' by Surprise [LISTEN HERE]

Wilco went more than four years without a releasing a new studio album, and then promptly dropped 'Star Wars' on Thursday, creating a sensation for alt-rock fans similar to what Drake did with 'If You're Reading This It's Too Late' for hip-hop fans. ...

Meek Mill and 'DWMTM' Gets Another Week as Billboard 200 Shifts Dates

It's an odd span for Nielsen and the Billboard 200, as the international (and official) album release date shifted from Tuesdays to Fridays last week. The next, regular Billboard 200 report should come next Saturday, however Billboard has tried to ...

Punch Brothers, Sarah Jarosz Fend Off Storms at Celebrate Brooklyn [Live Review]

Rain and thunder can threaten a show in New York City, but the energy and spirit of bluegrass music fans will not be washed away. Last night (July 9), Celebrate Brooklyn! in Prospect Park continued its series of free live music with the folky ...

Kanye West, Iggy Azalea, Keith Urban & More Tackle RBC Ottawa Bluesfest

The RBC Blues Fetival in Ottawa is already underway, but there's still plenty more music coming to Canada this week. After a rousing performance from Jason Aldean on Thursday night (July 9), more stars will descend upon Ottawa, including Kanye West, ...

Stream: Jason Isbell 'Something More Than Free' on NPR Ahead of Release Date

Jason Isbell's new album Something More Than Free is a little over a week away from its official release date, but fans anxious to hear the follow-up to 2013's critically acclaimed LP Southeastern have an early gift. Today (July 9), Isbell's latest ...

Rob Lowe Likens Ariana Grande to Dixie Chicks After 'I Hate America' Comments

Ariana Grande may have apologized for licking a donut and proclaiming "I hate America" in a leaked video from a pastry shop, but not everyone is buying that the "One Last Time" singer is a true patriot. After the 22-year-old singer's comments made ...

Meek Mill Sells 5x as Many Records as Miguel, James Taylor on Albums Chart

Yesterday we showed during our summary of the Billboard 200 that Meek Mill and 'Dreams Worth More Than Money' sold nearly five-times as much as any other new title on the list. The same trend applies to actual album sales, where the album moved ...

Lee Greenwood's 'American Patriot' Cracks Billboard 200 for First Time

Every once in a while, you'll notice a quirky entry on the Billboard 200, and this week marked the first ever appearance of Lee Greenwood's 'American Patriot' on the list, no doubt because of the preceding July 4th holiday weekend. The album is ...

Sony Music Defends Spotify Payout Process Amid 19 Lawsuit

Sony Music has defended its Spotify payout process after being sued by American Idol-affiliated outfit 19, which manages artists like Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson. Sony claims that taking equity in the streaming giant to the tune of 6 percent ...

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