1. Amanda Cook Serves Up First No. 1 on Top Christian Albums Chart

    October 09, 2015 1:15 PM EDT The Bethel Music singer soars solo. Plus, Hillsong United celebrates a year at No. 1 on Hot Christian Songs & more. Amanda Cook earns her first solo No. 1 on Billboard 's Top Christian Albums chart (dated Oct. 17) as Brave New World bows with 19,000 sold in the week ending Oct. 1,…

  2. Jason Crabb Tops 2012 Dove Awards Nominees

    February 22, 2012 8:24 PM EST The diversity of the faith-based music community was recognized today as nominees were announced for the 43rd annual Gospel Music Association Dove Awards. Southern gospel singer Jason Crabb leads the ceremony, set for April 19 at Atlanta's Fox Theater, with eight nominations, including…

  3. Chart Highlights: Katy Perry's 'Part of Me' Starts on Pop Songs

    February 20, 2012 3:55 PM EST Kelly Clarkson, Gotye and Keith Urban concurrently celebrate new No. 1s Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the top songs, Greatest Gainers and debuts on the surveys listed below. All our charts are refreshed on billboard.com every…

  4. Kirk Franklin Continues His No. 1 Streak With 'Hello Fear'

    April 02, 2011 11:00 AM EDT They say good things come to those who wait. Sometimes even better things come to those who don't. Originally slated for May, Kirk Franklin 's new CD "Hello Fear" was pushed up to March 22. The move paid off. "Hello Fear" bows at No. 1 this week on Billboard'…

  5. Combs' Bad Boy, Arista Terminate Joint Venture

    June 20, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Sean "P. Diddy" Combs' Bad Boy Records has terminated its joint venture with Arista. Combs leaves with full ownership of Bad Boy and the label's complete artist roster and back catalog. Although the m Sean "P. Diddy" Combs' Bad Boy Records has terminated its…

  6. Destiny's Child To Play Gospel's Stellar Awards

    January 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST Destiny's Child are confirmed to perform at the 17th annual Gospel Music Stellar Awards, to be taped Saturday (Jan. 12) at the Atlanta Civic Center and air in syndication through Feb. 10. The group wi Destiny's Child are confirmed to perform at the 17th annual Gospel Music Stellar…