Caffeine

  1. Snoop Dogg Criticized For Promoting Blast, A Caffeine-Laced Alcoholic Drink

    March 24, 2011 12:23 PM EDT Rapper Snoop Dogg is promoting a new, caffeine-laced alcoholic drink that has triggered calls for its ban even before it goes on sale next month. The drink, called Blast by Colt 45, is manufactured by Pabst Brewing Company and scheduled for releas ...

  2. Album Sales Down 18% in August, 10% in July

    September 03, 2009 12:00 AM EDT August album sales were down 18.1% versus the same period last year and were 37.2% lower than the August 2007, according to Billboard analysis of data at Nielsen SoundScan. In the combined period of July and August, album sales were 13.6% lower th ...

  3. Album Sales Down Nearly 18% in May

    June 03, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Album sales in May dropped 17.8% versus May 2008, according to Billboard analysis of Nielsen SoundScan data, and were 36.7% lower than May 2007. (For these purposes, the month of May 2009 was from Monday, May 4 to Sunday, May 30.) For the year thr ...