David Archuleta

  1. Publishing Briefs: CISAC Summit, Kobalt, Paul McCartney, Wonderlous, Jingle Punks, More

    October 16, 2012 5:16 PM EDT CISAC Summit Set for June 2013 CISAC, the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers, will hold its fourth biennial World Creators Summit on June 4-5, 2013, in Washington, DC, at the Ronald Reagan Center. Formerly known as t ...

  2. Chart Moves: John Mayer's Live EP Debuts on Billboard 200, David Archuleta Returns, Marvin Hamlisch Remembered

    August 17, 2012 8:00 AM EDT The "Now That's What I Call Music!" franchise collected its 16th No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 this week, as "Now 43" arrived atop the list. The set sold 111,000 copies in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan. ...

  3. Ten Years of 'American Idol' Chart Dominance: Clarkson, Underwood, Daughtry, Fantasia, More

    June 11, 2012 1:36 PM EDT Some of the American idols from the last decade of "American Idol," which turns ten today (June 11, 2012) Say what you will about "American Idol," the music competition TV series, which turns ten years old today, is an undeniab ...

  4. 'American Idol' Tenth Anniversary: 345 Billboard No. 1s, From Kelly Clarkson to Phillip Phillips

    June 11, 2012 8:26 AM EDT Today, June 11, 2012, marks the tenth anniversary of "American Idol," and in that time the music competition TV program has racked up some jaw-dropping numbers: Many episodes have drawn over 30 million viewers; and a record-setting numbe ...

  5. Backbeat: Aaron Carter Lauded By Diehard Fans, David Archuleta at Off-Broadway Debut

    November 08, 2011 2:05 PM EST Aaron Carter (middle) poses in his dressing room with manager Johnny Wright (left) and "Fantasticks" co-author Tom Jones after his debut performance. Former teen pop star Aaron Carter kicked off an extended run in the Off-Broadway produc ...

  6. 'American Idol' Alum David Archuleta Dropped by Jive Records

    February 18, 2011 3:15 PM EST "American Idol" season 7 runner-up David Archuleta has been dropped by Jive Records, a label spokeperson has confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter . Rumors that Archuleta had been dropped first began spreading on Thursday night (Feb. 17) ...

  7. Manager Johnny Wright Sounds Off On The State Of The Music Industry

    December 14, 2010 12:00 AM EST If the name Johnny Wright has been synonymous with one thing, it's screaming girls. The Orlando-based music manager has played a key role in the careers of Britney Spears, Jonas Brothers, Justin Timberlake (and previously 'NSync), Backst ...

  8. BACKBEAT: The Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato at Arthur Ashe Kids' Day

    September 01, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The Jonas brothers, Demi Lovato, David Archuleta, Shontelle and Allstar Weekend teamed up with world renowned tennis pros Rafael Nadal, Andy Roddick, Kim Clijsters, Novak Djokovic, Melanie Oudin, Roger Federer and the Bryan Brothers for Arthur Ash ...

  9. Taylor Swift's 'Fearless' Flies At No. 1 With 592,000

    November 19, 2008 12:00 AM EST Taylor Swift nets the best week for a country album in a year as her "Fearless" set arrives at No. 1 with 592,000 . . . Her set is just one of six arrivals in the top 10 of the Billboard 200. The others? David Archuleta's self-title ...

  10. Hip-Hop Briefs: Z100, Snoop Dogg, Cool Kids

    November 13, 2008 12:00 AM EST - New York pop radio station Z100 is holding their annual Jingle Ball concert on Dec. 12, with performances by Katy Perry, Chris Brown, Leona Lewis, Ne-Yo, Jesse McCartney, Paramore, David Archuleta, Brandy and Lady Gaga. Rihanna will serve as a h ...

  11. David Cook Sizzles With Record Chart Debuts

    May 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Season seven "American Idol" champion David Cook will set a record for debut entries on the Billboard Hot 100 and Hot Digital Songs tomorrow as 11 titles enter the former, while 14 songs jump on the download tally. The onslaught is led b ...

  12. 'Idol' Finale Ratings Match 2007 Results

    May 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The rumblings throughout the season that "American Idol" was past its prime, that viewers were over the show, that it was time for the ratings juggernaut to be put out to pasture... Maybe not. For the finale Wednesday night, which saw Da ...

  13. 'American Idol' Whittles Down To Final 12

    March 08, 2008 12:00 AM EST The top 12 "American Idol" finalists include an actress, a "Star Search" champion, an Australian, a male stripper and someone who already recorded a debut album. The popular Fox singing contest cut four contestants from the c ...