Gary Trust & Keith Caulfield

Who'll Be No. 1 On The Hot 100 Next Week: Robin Thicke Or Katy Perry?

Who'll Be No. 1 On The Hot 100 Next Week: Robin Thicke Or Katy Perry?

With expected sales bumps thanks to the MTV Video Music Awards, Robin Thicke and Katy Perry appear headed for another battle for the chart's top spot. Plus, Eminem looks due to roar into the Hot 100's top five with his new 'Berzerk,' while Lady Gaga and Miley Cyrus should also see post-VMAs gains.
Neil Diamond Sweet Caroline

Neil Diamond’s ‘Sweet Caroline’ Sees 597% Sales Increase after Boston Bombing

Neil Diamond made an impromptu visit to Boston's Fenway Park on April 20 to sing his hit "Sweet Caroline (Good Times Never Seemed So Good)" during the Red Sox' first home game following the bombings. The rousing appearance spurs the song's No. 33 debut on Pop Digital Songs with 19,000 sold during the week ending April 21, a 597% increase, according to Nielsen SoundScan.