The Soul Sessions

  1. Rick Ross Reigns With Fourth No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart

    August 08, 2012 11:00 AM EDT As projected last week, rapper Rick Ross claims his fourth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 as God Forgives, I Don't bows atop the list with 218,000 sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan. That gives the Maybach mogul his best sales week yet, t ...

  2. Colt Ford, Joss Stone, and Sixpence None the Richer

    August 02, 2012 4:00 PM EDT COLT FORD "Declaration of Independence" Producers: various Average Joe's Entertainment Release Date: Aug. 7 This Athens, Ga.-based songwriter got a huge boost last year when two songs he co-wrote topped Billboard's Hot Country ...

  3. Sony To Resurrect Relentless Records Label

    January 12, 2012 2:26 PM EST Sony Music is to re-launch Relentless Records, the U.K.-based label which helped launch the careers of Joss Stone, Jay Sean and KT Tunstall. Label co-founder and former Virgin Records U.K. President Shabs Jobanputra is to head the revived London-b ...

  4. Introducing Joss' Vision

    March 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST "Introducing Joss Stone" seems like an odd title for the third outing by an artist who has sold 7.5 million albums worldwide. But the 19-year-old British R&B singer feels like the 14-track set, which comes out March 20 on Virgin, rea ...

  5. Sales Spike For Live 8 Performers

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Hyde Park leg of the July 2 Live 8 concert spectacular has ignited British album sales for the many of the performers. The Hyde Park leg of the July 2 Live 8 concert spectacular has ignited British album sales for the many of the performers. P ...

  6. Sanctuary Signs Joss Stone For Management

    April 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Touma, Maidenberg to oversee S-Curve artist. Sanctuary Artist Management has signed Joss Stone for worldwide representation. The 18-year old S-Curve recording artist will be handled by a team comprising former S-Curve/EMI Records executives Amy To ...

  7. Rascal Flatts 'Feels Like' No. 1

    October 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Rascal Flatts becomes only the second country <I>group</I> to top The Billboard 200 , as its third Hollywood set, "Feels Like Today," debuts at No. 1 with U.S. sales of 201,000 copies, according to Ni Rascal Flatts becomes on ...

  8. Rascal Flatts 'Feels Like' No. 1

    October 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Rascal Flatts becomes only the second country <I>group</I> to top The Billboard 200 , as its third Hollywood set, "Feels Like Today," debuts at No. 1 with U.S. sales of 201,000 copies, according to Ni Rascal Flatts becomes on ...

  9. Joss Stone

    October 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With this set, Joss Stone proves that her 2003 breakout debut, "The Soul Sessions," was no fluke. With this set, Joss Stone proves that her 2003 breakout debut, "The Soul Sessions," was no fluke. News Joss Stone ...

  10. Franz Ferdinand Wins Britain's Mercury Prize

    September 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Scottish alternative rock act Franz Ferdinand has won the 2004 Nationwide Mercury Prize with its eponymous debut album. Scottish alternative rock act Franz Ferdinand has won the 2004 Nationwide Mercury Prize with its eponymous debut album. The ann ...

  11. Franz Ferdinand Wins Britain's Mercury Prize

    September 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Scottish alternative rock act Franz Ferdinand has won the 2004 Nationwide Mercury Prize with its eponymous debut album. Scottish alternative rock act Franz Ferdinand has won the 2004 Nationwide Mercury Prize with its eponymous debut album. The ann ...

  12. Streets, Franz Ferdinand Lead Mercury Prize Shortlist

    July 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Albums by the Streets and Franz Ferdinand are the leading contenders for the 2004 Nationwide Mercury Prize, which celebrates the best of British and Irish music. Albums by the Streets and Franz Ferdinand are the leading contenders for the 2004 Nat ...

  13. Streets, Franz Ferdinand Lead Mercury Prize Shortlist

    July 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Albums by the Streets and Franz Ferdinand are the leading contenders for the 2004 Nationwide Mercury Prize, which celebrates the best of British and Irish music. Albums by the Streets and Franz Ferdinand are the leading contenders for the 2004 Nat ...

  14. Outkast, Stone Among June IFPI Platinum Honorees

    July 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Four albums achieved IFPI Platinum Europe status in June, according to the trade body's latest certifications. Four albums achieved IFPI Platinum Europe status in June, according to the trade body's latest certifications. British boyband ...

  15. Outkast, Stone Among June IFPI Platinum Honorees

    July 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Four albums achieved IFPI Platinum Europe status in June, according to the trade body's latest certifications. Four albums achieved IFPI Platinum Europe status in June, according to the trade body's latest certifications. British boyband ...

  16. Anastacia Continues Euro Albums Chart Reign

    April 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Anastacia's self-titled Epic set leads European Top 100 Albums for a second week, with No. 1 rankings in four markets. In the United Kingdom, it sells 78,000 copies to bring its two-week total there t Anastacia's self-titled Epic set lea ...

  17. Anastacia Continues Euro Albums Chart Reign

    April 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Anastacia's self-titled Epic set leads European Top 100 Albums for a second week, with No. 1 rankings in four markets. In the United Kingdom, it sells 78,000 copies to bring its two-week total there t Anastacia's self-titled Epic set lea ...

  18. Country Artists Lead March Certs From RIAA

    April 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Country artists dominate the March certifications by the RIAA, with Alan Jackson's "Greatest Hits, Vol. II" (Arista Nashville) and Martina McBride's "Greatest Hits" (RCA Nashville) each receiving trip Country artists ...

  19. Jones Claims Euro Double

    March 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST Norah Jones completes a remarkable double on European Top 100 Albums with her two Blue Note/Parlophone sets, holding at No. 1 with "Feels Like Home" while climbing back 3-2 with its forerunner, "Come Norah Jones completes a remarkab ...

  20. Jones Claims Euro Double

    March 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST Norah Jones completes a remarkable double on European Top 100 Albums with her two Blue Note/Parlophone sets, holding at No. 1 with "Feels Like Home" while climbing back 3-2 with its forerunner, "Come Norah Jones completes a remarkab ...

  21. Jones At 'Home' On European Chart Summit

    February 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST Just as in the U.S., Norah Jones' "Feels Like Home" (Blue Note/Parlophone) has a massive first week to debut atop European Top 100 Albums. Its predecessor "Come Away With Me" also moves up 8-4 in its Just as in the U.S. , ...

  22. Air Blows Away Dido's Euro Chart Reign

    February 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST French duo Air's third studio set "Talkie Walkie" (Virgin) has put an end to Dido's 17-week run at the top of European Top 100 Albums with "Life for Rent" (Cheeky/Arista), which began in early October French duo Air&# ...

  23. Air Blows Away Dido's Euro Chart Reign

    February 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST French duo Air's third studio set "Talkie Walkie" (Virgin) has put an end to Dido's 17-week run at the top of European Top 100 Albums with "Life for Rent" (Cheeky/Arista), which began in early October French duo Air&# ...