1. Far East Movement Eye 'Dirty' Push in U.S.

    August 28, 2012 12:00 PM EDT After quiet start on home turf, former Hot 100 champs to promote "Dirty Bass" album "from the ground up" After focusing their efforts on the European market where they toured extensively with LMFAO , Far East Movement says the plan is to push "Dirty Bass" on…

  2. Rihanna Takes 'Talk' Back to No. 1 in U.K. During Dismal Sales Week

    August 13, 2012 9:05 AM EDT 'Talk That Talk' Tops Album Chart With Less Than 10,000 Copies Sold -- a Record Low Rihanna 's "Talk That Talk" returned to the top of the U.K. album chart on Sunday (Aug. 12), as "Heatwave" by British rapper Wiley featuring Ms D started a second week at No.…

  3. UK Grime Group Roll Deep Scores U.K. No. 1

    May 03, 2010 1:51 PM EDT There was a double triumph for east London artists on the Official Charts Company's new U.K. sales charts, published Sunday (May 2). Grime collective Roll Deep debuted atop the singles survey with "Good Time" (Relentless/Virgin/EMI), featuring Jodie Connor, while rapper/singer…

  4. Video: Daniel Merriweather Discusses 'War' And Peace

    January 26, 2010 2:45 PM EST Reformed Hellraiser Takes The Long Road To Success Daniel Merriweather has no desire to be remembered as a runner-up. Currently preparing for the U.S. release of his debut album, the soulful Australian has already enjoyed a British breakthrough-but so far, the No. 1 spot has proved elusive.…

  5. Last Shadow Puppets, Madonna Lead U.K. Charts

    April 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Last Shadow Puppets, featuring Alex Turner of Arctic Monkeys and Miles Kane of Liverpool band the Rascals, debuted at No. 1 on the British album chart yesterday (April 27) with "The Age of the Und The Last Shadow Puppets, featuring Alex Turner of Arctic Monkeys and Miles Kane of…