Jason Aldean, 2014

Billboard Cover Sneak Peek: 5 Things That Piss Off Jason Aldean

With "Burnin' It Down" sitting pretty atop the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and his sixth album, 'Old Boots, New Dirt,' coming out Oct. 7, life is pretty good for Jason Aldean. But that doesn't mean the country star isn't as fired up as ever.
Jhene Aiko Shines at No. 1 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Jhene Aiko Shines at No. 1 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

Jhene Aiko crowns Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums with her first full-length set Souled Out, selling 70,000 units in its opening week, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The R&B songstress emerged in 2013 on the chart with Sail Out, a seven-song EP that debuted at No. 2 (with 34,000 copies). On Hot R&B Songs, the new album's "The Pressure" climbs 25-23 in its second week. It rises to 528,000 U.S. streams (a 177 percent jump, according to Nielsen BDS), with Spotify logging 50 percent of overall clicks.
Karlos Rosé, 2014.

Karlos Rose Triumphs With Third Tropical No. 1

At 18 years old, Karlos Rosé becomes the youngest artist to log three No. 1s on the Tropical Songs chart as "Niña de Mi Corazon" soars 12-1. (He beats Leslie Grace, who snagged two leaders before she was 19.)
Josh Kaufman

'The Voice' Winner Josh Kaufman to Star in Broadway's 'Pippin'

Josh Kaufman, the soul man who won the most recent season under Usher's wing, is set to front Pippin for a limited engagement, it was announced Thursday. The singer will make his Broadway debut in Roger O. Hirson and Stephen Schwartz’s Tony-winning musical revival for the theater season's lucrative holiday period, from Nov. 4 through Jan. 4.