As Linkin Park's "Minutes To Midnight" (Machine Shop/Warner Bros.) secures a third week atop European Top 100 Albums, there's a new No. 1 on Eurochart Hot 100 Singles, where "Umbrella" (Def Jam/Universal Island) by Rihanna featuring Jay-Z moves up from No. 5.
Maroon 5's "It Won't Be Soon Before Long" (Octone/A&M) started a second week atop the U.K. album chart yesterday (June 3), as "Umbrella" (Def Jam/Universal) by Rihanna featuring Jay-Z snagged a third week as the country's No. 1 single.
The marriage may be over, but in the case of Richard Thompson's split from Capitol Records, the love remains. Indeed, the breakup was so amicable that when the label releases the Thompson retrospective "Action Packed: The Best of the Capitol Years" on March 27, it's making the project a priority.