1984 was an Oscars kinda year in R&B! The latest JCC podcast contains Prince, Stevie, Ray and more!
Son of Chart Attack is back! In the latest Blerd Radio podcast, the gang takes a trip back to 1991.
I rank every song to hit #1 in 1990. Let’s kick it!
Let’s keep on movin’ to the top of our ranking of each song to hit #1 R&B on Billboard in the ’80s. In this installment-Soul II Soul and more!
It’s all about Quincy Jones as we head into the top 50–Q produced three songs in the latest installment.
We continue our ranking of every #1 R&B song of the ’80s with Rick & Teena (but not together.)
Spooky Electric wuz here.
The Billboard charts wrapping up 2012 have been released, and the big winners were Adele and Taylor Swift. Find out who else ranked amongst the year’s top sellers-and find out who flopped, as well.
Nicki Minaj debuts at #1 on the album charts this week, but the big news is Madonna’s 87% week 2 drop. Read on for more chart news.
Guess what, folks? It’s time for another Blerd Radio episode! This episode finds Big Money Mike joined by Popblerd co-conspirators Mike Duquette and Zack Stiegler and special guest Michael Parr . Among the topics discussed: -The quality of Bruce Springsteen’s Wrecking Ball album, the similarity of a certain track to a song by They Might Be Giants, and the curious lack of people of color at your average Boss show. -The underwhelming singles from Madonna’s upcoming MDMA album. Has the Queen of Pop lost […]
Adele, Katy Perry and Whitney Houston combine to set all kinds of records on the Billboard charts this week.
So, I’m sure you’ve all seen various news articles saying things about the state of the music industry in the previous year. Here are a few irrefutable facts as well as a listing of the top selling albums of the year. Music sales are up vs. the previous year for the first time in seven years. Despite a so-so fourth quarter, sales of prerecorded full-length albums were up 1% over 2010. Does this mean the CD is on the rebound? […]