Inspiration

  1. '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 ...

  2. Koch Claims Top Three On Indie Albums Chart

    April 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Hung, Master P and Sugarcult fuel distributor's feat. KOCH Entertainment Distribution has captured the top three positions on the Billboard Independent Album Chart for the first time in the company's history. Sister company Koch Records ...

  3. New WB Series Makes Light Of 'Idol'

    April 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The WB TV network is launching a reality series, "The WB's Superstar USA," that will parody the "American Idol" phenomenon. The WB TV network is launching a reality series, "The WB's Superstar USA," that wil ...

  4. Koch Claims Top Two On Indie Albums Chart

    April 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT William Hung, Master P lead the countdown. Koch Records has the top two spots on Billboard's Top Independent Albums chart this week, for the first time in the label's history. The debut album from "American Idol" reject William ...

  5. Usher Uncontested At Billboard 200 Peak

    April 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Usher's "Confessions" easily holds the No. 1 post on The Billboard 200 for a third straight week. U.S. sales of the LaFace/Zomba album are down just 5% to 463,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundSca Usher's "Confessions& ...