Funhouse

  1. Taylor Swift & P!nk Aim High, Set New Touring Standards Down Under

    December 09, 2013 12:02 AM EST Taylor Swift’s grand “RED” tour of Australia is two dates down, with two to go. What's special about this trek isn't in the roadmap, but the scale. It’s the first time a solo female artist has toured Australian stadiums since Madonna do ...

  2. Pink Fan Ejected & Arrested After Sending ‘Bomb’ Tweet from Concert

    July 08, 2013 5:20 AM EDT An Australian teenager is facing criminal charges after he Tweeted about bringing a “bomb” to a Pink concert. The sixteen-year-old was ejected from Pink’s Sunday night show at Rod Laver Arena after he sent the ill-advised Tweet. As the Philadelp ...

  3. Pink's Australian Tour Adds Record 18th Show at Rod Laver Arena

    May 27, 2013 4:10 AM EDT Pink’s upcoming tour of Australia is officially a record-breaker. The pop superstar’s “The Truth About Love Tour” of Australia has swelled to 46 arena shows, including a record-busting 18th date at Melbourne’s 15,000 capacity Rod Laver Arena. Th ...

  4. Pink Earns First No. 1 Album On Billboard 200 Chart

    September 26, 2012 11:00 AM EDT After debuting more than 12 years ago on the Billboard 200, pop superstar P!nk gets her first No. 1 album this week as "The Truth About Love" debuts with 280,000 sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan. That's the best debut sales week ...

  5. 'Night' Moves: Maroon 5 Reaches No. 1 On Hot 100 Chart

    September 19, 2012 4:24 PM EDT Maroon 5 notches its third No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, as "One More Night" lifts 2-1 in its lucky 13th week on the chart. P!nk and fun., meanwhile, top the Hot 100 Airplay and On-Demand Songs charts, respectively. Maroon 5 had previo ...

  6. Chart Moves: The British Are (Up and) Coming! Cher Lloyd, Nero & Ed Sheeran on the Hot 100

    July 19, 2012 3:51 PM EDT As previously reported , Carly Rae Jepsen tops the Billboard Hot 100 for a sixth week with "Call Me Maybe," while P!nk's "Blow Me (One Last Kiss)" vaults 58-9 in its second week on the chart. Who else makes notable moves t ...

  7. 'Now 37' Livens Up Billboard 200 At No. 1; Grammys Spark Gains

    February 16, 2011 11:00 AM EST The "Now That's What I Call Music 37" compilation shakes up the top of the Billboard 200 as it debuts at No. 1 with 151,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It's the first time the top slot has seen a figure larger ...

  8. Pink Moves 3 Million Tickets

    August 09, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Pink moved a total of 3 million concert tickets on her 2009-2010 worldwide tour, according to a statement on behalf of U.K. tour promoter Marshall Arts. The artist stepped up to become a major global touring act in 2010. Indeed, she is one of the ...

  9. Pink Named Face Of V8 Supercars Australia

    February 11, 2010 12:00 AM EST Pink has been unveiled as the ambassador of motor sport V8 Supercars Australia. As part of the new arrangement, Pink fronts a new nationwide multi-million dollar TV campaign, which features the stars of the sport and sees her singing the hit " ...

  10. Grammy Acts To See Boost On Next Week's Chart

    February 05, 2010 12:00 AM EST Next week's Billboard 200 album chart will shine brightly with big gains courtesy of last Grammy Awards, which aired on Jan. 31. Grammy winner and performer Lady Antebellum looks likely to remain on top of the tally for a second week with &qu ...

  11. Pink Adds Seventh U.K. Stadium Date

    January 25, 2010 12:00 AM EST Pink has added a seventh and final stadium date to her 2010 U.K. "Funhouse Summer Carnival." The new show will take place June 11 at Sunderland's Stadium of Light arena, which has a capacity of up to 49,000. Tickets for the Sunderla ...

  12. Delta Goodrem Scores Decade's Biggest Australian Album

    January 07, 2010 12:00 AM EST Homegrown artists Delta Goodrem and Guy Sebastian scored Australia's best-selling album and single of the 2000s, according to new retrospective over-the-counter sales tallies reported today (Jan. 7) by labels body ARIA. Goodrem's 14-time ...

  13. Pink Books U.K. Stadium Tour

    November 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST Pink has made the leap to stadiums in the U.K. with six open-air shows confirmed for summer 2010. The Funhouse Summer Carnival Tour, promoted by Marshall Arts, will commence in the U.K. at the Reebok Stadium in Bolton on June 12. The other stadium ...

  14. Beyonce Cancels Australian Dates

    July 22, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Beyonce has canceled two arena dates and pushed back the start of her upcoming Australian tour citing an "unforeseen change in her international schedule." The American pop singer's "I Am" Australian tour was slated to sta ...

  15. Pink Postpones Date Down Under

    July 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Pink's all-conquering Funhouse tour of Australia has briefly ground to a halt. The American pop singer has postponed her show at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre tonight (July 20) after coming down with laryngitis. The decision to reschedule ...

  16. Depeche Mode Holds Off Green Day On Euro Chart

    May 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Depeche Mode's "Sounds of the Universe" (Mute/EMI) fends off the challenge of Green Day's "21st Century Breakdown" (Reprise/Warner Music) to start a fourth week at Billboard's European Top 100 Albums summit. Lady ...

  17. Depeche Mode Soars To European Albums Summit

    April 30, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Depeche Mode races 67-1 on European Top 100 Albums with its new, 12th studio set "Sounds of the Universe" (Mute/EMI), while Lady Gaga's "Poker Face" (Interscope/Universal) moves into a tenth week atop European Hot 100 Sing ...

  18. Springsteen's Third Week Atop Euro Albums Chart

    February 19, 2009 12:00 AM EST Bruce Springsteen equals the achievement of his last album "Magic" in 2007 by starting a third week atop Billboard's European Top 100 Albums chart with "Working On A Dream" (Columbia/Sony Music Entertainment). James Morris ...

  19. Pink Donates To Aus Bushfire Relief Program

    February 17, 2009 12:00 AM EST Pink has pledged $250,000 Australian ($160,000) to Australia's bushfire relief program. The donation will assist the Red Cross Bushfire Appeal, which has worked at the frontline of support efforts for the thousands affected by rampant bushfir ...

  20. Springsteen Holds Steady Atop Euro Albums Chart

    February 12, 2009 12:00 AM EST Bruce Springsteen secures a second week atop Billboard's European Top 100 Albums chart, as "Working On A Dream" (Columbia/Sony Music Entertainment) again leads the field ahead of "Tonight: Franz Ferdinand" (Domino). There& ...

  21. Pink, Perry Top Euro Charts

    January 22, 2009 12:00 AM EST American female vocalists have a winning week on Billboard's pan-European charts. Pink's "Funhouse" (LaFace/Sony Music Entertainment) reaches the Top 100 Albums summit for the first time in its tenth week, while Katy Perry begi ...

  22. Andre Rieu's 'Live In Australia' DVD Outsells Pink

    December 15, 2008 12:00 AM EST First it was Aussie stadium operators. Now it's the turn of Aussie retailers to enjoy some pre-Christmas cheer from Dutch violinist Andre Rieu. Universal Music Australia is boasting record-busting first week scans for a music DVD, after the c ...

  23. ARIA Reports 'Dramatic' CD Sales

    December 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST As Australia moves into the summer season, the country's retail market is defying the gloom of its northern counterparts. Overall Australian album sales in the lead-up to Christmas are well up on the corresponding period last year, according ...

  24. Dido Back At Home Atop Euro Albums Chart

    November 28, 2008 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG scores a double as both of Billboard's pan-European sales charts have new leaders, with Dido's "Safe Trip Home" (Cheeky/RCA) new at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums and Beyoncé's "If I Were A Boy" (Colum ...

  25. AC/DC Holds On Atop Euro Albums Chart

    November 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST The leaders of Billboard's pan-European charts each score another week at the top, with AC/DC's "Black Ice" (Columbia/Sony BMG) into a fourth week at No.1 on Top 100 Albums and Guru Josh Project's "Infinity 2008" ...

  26. Second Week Atop Euro Albums Chart For AC/DC

    November 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST AC/DC starts a second week at the European Top 100 Albums summit with "Black Ice" (Columbia/Sony BMG), while Eurochart Hot 100 Singles welcomes a new No. 1 in Guru Josh Project's "Infinity 2008" (Bigcitybeats). The AC/DC s ...

  27. Pink's 'Funhouse' Burns Aussie Chart, Tickets Fly

    November 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST Pink's "Funhouse" album debuted at No. 1 on the Motorola Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) chart on Sunday, and she is set to break her own box office record with the "Funhouse" tour next year amid difficult ...

  28. Pink Launches iPhone App

    October 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In support of the release of her "Funhouse" album on Oct. 28, Pink has introduced a free branded iPhone application. The app, released today (Oct. 24) features 30-second previews of songs on the new album, photos, news and a full discogr ...

  29. Japan's BMG Funhouse Undergoes Name-Change

    September 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT BMG Funhouse, Sony BMG Music's Tokyo-based affiliate, will formally change its name to BMG Japan on Oct. 1. BMG Funhouse, Sony BMG Music's Tokyo-based affiliate, will formally change its name to BMG Japan on Oct. 1. In 1996, the then-BMG ...

  30. SMEJ Reports Revenue Gains

    April 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Japan's biggest record company, Sony Music Entertainment (Japan), today (April 28) reported increased sales for the year ending March 31, 2004. Japan's biggest record company, Sony Music Entertainment (Japan), today (April 28) reported i ...

  31. SMEJ Reports Revenue Gains

    April 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Japan's biggest record company, Sony Music Entertainment (Japan), today (April 28) reported increased sales for the year ending March 31, 2004. Japan's biggest record company, Sony Music Entertainment (Japan), today (April 28) reported i ...

  32. Avril Wins Big At Japanese Awards

    December 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Avril Lavigne's "Don't Tell Me" (BMG Funhouse) was today (Dec. 13) chosen as best record of the year at the annual Japan Radio Popular Discs Awards ceremony in Tokyo. Avril Lavigne's "Don't Tell Me" (BMG Fun ...

  33. Avril Wins Big At Japanese Awards

    December 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Avril Lavigne's "Don't Tell Me" (BMG Funhouse) was today (Dec. 13) chosen as best record of the year at the annual Japan Radio Popular Discs Awards ceremony in Tokyo. Avril Lavigne's "Don't Tell Me" (BMG Fun ...