1. Chart Moves: Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood, Nicki Minaj, Shakira Hit Hot 100; Becky G Tops Latin Rhythm Airplay; 'Idol' Champ Caleb Johnson Rocks On

    May 30, 2014 12:09 PM EDT As previously reported, Iggy Azalea rises 2-1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Fancy," featuring Charli XCX, and lifts 2-1 as a guest on Ariana Grande's "Problem," thus becoming the first act since the Beatles in 1964 to ran ...

  2. 'The Voice' Recap: Final 3 Singers Revealed

    May 13, 2014 11:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 Once again, the Instant Save was employed after noting which two singers had the top performances on Monday night and secured a spot in the finale: Blake Shelton's country singer, Jake Worthington, and Usher's soul man, Josh Kaufman, both ...

  3. Chart Moves: Coldplay Shines With 'Stars'; Eric Church Tops Country Airplay; Hillsong United Sets Record

    May 09, 2014 3:10 PM EDT As previously reported , John Legend takes over atop the Billboard Hot 100 with "All of Me" and Michael Jackson and Justin Timberlake soar in at No. 20 with "Love Never Felt So Good." Who makes news on Billboard song charts thi ...

  4. 'The Voice' Recap: Top 5 Revealed After Triple Elimination

    May 07, 2014 12:24 AM EDT 0 0 0 “The Voice” continues to keep its singers -- and its at-home audience -- on their toes, as Tuesday night's episode sent home not one, not two, but three contestants. This week, remaining players were either in the top four and therefore safe, o ...

  5. Chart Moves: Lorde's 'Love' Rises, Cody Simpson Surges, the Supremes Return to Billboard 200

    August 16, 2013 9:00 AM EDT This week on the Billboard 200 albums chart, the Civil Wars snared its first No. 1 album as its self-titled set bowed in the top slot. The release sold 116,000 copies in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It was one of four debuts i ...

  6. Tiffany Alvord Talks New Year's Eve Performance, YouTube Tips for Success

    December 31, 2012 8:00 PM EST Tiffany Alvord, an unsigned singer/songwriter of YouTube fame, has finally earned a place in the mainstream spotlight. Alvord is slated to appear on the Nivea stage in New York City's Times Square during New Year's Eve along with Carly R ...

  7. Psy Remains at No. 1 on Social 50 Chart, Linkin Park's 'Echo'-Fueled Jump

    September 09, 2012 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Linkin Park 's new Facebook-personalized video for "Lost in the Echo" fuels the band's big jump on the Billboard Social 50 chart this week. The act rises 23-16 on the tally, thanks to social interaction caused by the clip. In the ...

  8. Psy Remains at No. 1 on Social 50 Chart, Linkin Park's 'Echo'-Fueled Jump

    September 07, 2012 4:17 PM EDT Linkin Park's new Facebook-personalized video for "Lost in the Echo" fuels the band's big jump on the Billboard Social 50 chart this week. The act rises 23-16 on the tally, thanks to social interaction caused by the clip. In th ...

  9. Beyonce's First Tweet Causes Social Storm

    April 12, 2012 8:30 PM EDT Beyonce is the biggest gainer on this week's Billboard Social 50 chart, making a massive jump from No. 49 to claim the No. 17 spot after a frenzy of media activity and social buzz following the launch of the pop star's new Web presence. ...

  10. Beyonce's First Tweet Causes Social Storm

    April 12, 2012 7:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 Beyonce is the biggest gainer on this week's Billboard Social 50 chart, making a massive jump from No. 49 to claim the No. 17 spot after a frenzy of media activity and social buzz following the launch of the pop star's new Web presence. Th ...

  11. Jason Mraz's 'I Won't Give Up' Storms Hot 100's Top 10

    January 11, 2012 1:09 PM EST Without the aid so far of radio or an all-out promotional push, Jason Mraz blasts onto the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 8 with "I Won't Give Up," courtesy of a No. 1 debut on the Digital Songs chart. The song starts with 229,000 downloa ...

  12. Jason Mraz's 'I Won't Give Up' Storms Hot 100's Top 10

    January 11, 2012 12:05 PM EST 0 0 0 Without the aid so far of radio or an all-out promotional push, Jason Mraz blasts onto the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 8 with "I Won't Give Up," courtesy of a No. 1 debut on the Digital Songs chart. The song starts with 229,000 downloads ...

  13. Black Keys Debut on Social 50 Chart While Wiz Khalifa Rises

    December 16, 2011 3:45 PM EST 0 0 0 T he Black Keys make its debut on Billboard's Social 50 chart at No. 46 thanks to the online activity catalyzed by the release of their latest album "El Camino" on Tuesday, Dec. 6. During the tracking week, the group added 36,000 fans ...

  14. Christina Grimmie @ the 2011 AMA's

    Christina Grimmie @ the 2011 AMA's

    November 20, 2011 11:43 PM EST 0 0 0 Christina Grimmie @ the 2011 AMA's American Music Awards , Quincy Jones , Quincy Jones , Christina Grimmie Videos Quincy Jones Christina Grimmie ...

  15. Rihanna's Racy Week Bumps Her Up the Social 50 Chart

    October 20, 2011 9:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 A racy Esquire magazine cover and a fan-driven Facebook promotional campaign sends Rihanna flying 10-5 on Billboard's Social 50 chart this week, just as the music video for her single "We Found Love" premiered. As for the rest of the ...

  16. Mindless Behavior Shimmies Onto Social 50 Chart

    October 13, 2011 10:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 Vocal group Mindless Behavior makes its Social 50 debut this week, coming in at No. 47 thanks to being featured on Vevo's emerging artist platform "Lift" and their relentless fan engagement on Facebook and Twitter. Starting on Oct. 5, ...

  17. Taylor Swift Rockets Up Social 50 With 'Sparks Fly' Video (Watch)

    August 18, 2011 5:40 PM EDT The debut of Taylor Swift's video for her single "Sparks Fly" and a bevy of Teen Choice Awards wins for the singer push her up the Social 50 tally this week. The country/pop superstar zooms 19-10 following "Sparks'" a ...

  18. Taylor Swift Rockets Up Social 50 Chart After 'Sparks Fly' Video Debut

    August 18, 2011 3:04 PM EDT 0 0 0 The debut of Taylor Swift 's video for her single "Sparks Fly" and a bevy of Teen Choice Awards wins for the singer push her up the Social 50 tally this week. The country/pop superstar zooms 19-10 following "Sparks'" ar ...

  19. Nicki Minaj's Wardrobe Malfunction Causes Social 50 Bump

    August 11, 2011 3:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 A wardrobe malfunction on "Good Morning America" gives Nicki Minaj a boost up to the top 10 on the Social 50. The singer slipped out of her top while performing on ABC's morning talker on Aug. 5, and in turn, the resulting media frenz ...

  20. Christina Grimmie & Demi Lovato Climb Social 50 Chart; Akon on the Rise

    July 28, 2011 4:45 PM EDT After falling off Billboard's Social 50 chart last week, Christina Grimmie re-emerges at No. 17, thanks to the success of two YouTube videos. On July 15, she covered Demi Lovato's latest single "Skyscraper," pulling in 3 millio ...

  21. Christina Grimmie & Demi Lovato Climb Social 50 Chart; Akon on the Rise

    July 28, 2011 4:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 After falling off Billboard's Social 50 chart last week, Christina Grimmie re-emerges at No. 17, thanks to the success of two YouTube videos. On July 15, she covered Demi Lovato 's latest single "Skyscraper," pulling in 3 million ...

  22. YouTube Star Christina Grimmie Hits Three New Charts

    June 25, 2011 8:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 YouTube star Christina Grimmie is no stranger to Billboard's Social 50 chart. But now the singer finds herself on three other tallies for the first time: the Billboard 200, Top Digital Albums and Heatseekers Songs. Christina Grimmie Fends Off J ...

  23. Justin Bieber Returns to Social 50 Summit, Lady Gaga Slips to No. 4

    June 16, 2011 2:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 After six weeks at No. 1, Lady Gaga drops to No. 4, handing the Social 50 crown back to Justin Bieber (3-1). As the frenzy around the release of her album "Born This Way" calms, she saw declines in plays (-32%), views (-60%) and fans (-15% ...

  24. Avenged Sevenfold, LMFAO, Christina Grimmie Buzzing Up the Social 50

    May 19, 2011 4:43 PM EDT Last week, Avenged Sevenfold re-entered the Social 50 at No. 44 but now with the premiere of the band's video for "So Far Away" -- the third single off the album "Nightmare" -- on May 10, the group rises 44-37 (595,000 You ...

  25. Adele, Avenged Sevenfold Climb Social 50 Chart

    May 19, 2011 3:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 Last week, Avenged Sevenfold re-entered the Social 50 at No. 44 but now with the premiere of the band's video for "So Far Away" -- the third single off the album "Nightmare" -- on May 10, the group rises 44-37 (595,000 YouTu ...

  26. Rebecca Black's Buzz Cools on Social 50 Chart

    April 07, 2011 10:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rebecca Black's social buzz -- as measured on the Social 50 chart -- continues to erode as the singer slips 12-22 on this week's tally. The famed "Friday" singer entered the list at a record high of No. 9 three weeks ago, but her ...

  27. Christina Grimmie Fends Off Justin Bieber, Rihanna in My YouTube Contest

    February 05, 2011 8:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Unsigned singer/pianist Christina Grimmie's story may have started as a small child with a karaoke machine, but over the last year and half, it's found an audience through YouTube. Grimmie is overtaking her big-name competitors -- includin ...

  28. Justin Bieber Bullets at No. 1 on Social 50 Chart, Snoop's 'Wet' Rises

    January 13, 2011 11:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Was it the online chatter about the photos of Justin Bieber canoodling with Selena Gomez that propelled the former to No. 1 this week on the Social 50 chart? Or was it news of his "Vanity Fair" cover story -- complete with a glossy photo s ...