The deluxe reissue of Nicki Minaj's "Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded" helps spur a big gain for the album, as it flies from No. 107 to No. 27 with a 591% sales gain. And seven albums in Sony's "Playlist" series -- including releases from Destiny's Child and Britney Spears -- visit the chart this week, thanks to heavy discounting timed to Black Friday promotions. Read on for more chart news about Michael Jackson and Il Volo.
Justin Bieber took home Artist of the Year at the American Music Awards on Sunday night, a big win on a night that opened with another victory for the teen star. It was one exuberant moment among many at the AMAs, which were celebrating their 40th anniversary with the Nokia Live event in Los Angeles. Other big winners included Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift, Usher, Katy Perry, Beyonce, Shakira, TobyMac and others.