1. Colby O'Donis

    Colby O'Donis

    3 Albums, 3 Songs

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  2. Bubbling Under: Cherry Cherry Boom Boom Switches Roles

    August 03, 2012 9:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 Each Friday, Chart Beat presents "Bubbling Under," a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success. Up this week: Cherry Cherry Boom Boom, Josh Tatum, Chrystal Rucker and Mitchelle'l Cherry Che ...

  3. Bubbling Under: Cherry Cherry Boom Boom Switches Roles

    August 03, 2012 8:45 AM EDT Each Friday, Billboard presents "Bubbling Under," a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success. Up this week: Cherry Cherry Boom Boom, Josh Tatum, Chrystal Rucker and Mitchelle'l Cherry Ch ...

  4. Carly Rae Jepsen Breaks Records With "Call Me Maybe"

    July 26, 2012 7:00 PM EDT As Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe" spends a seventh week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, the Mission, British Columbia, native calls two pieces of Hot 100 history her own. With its continued reign, "Maybe" becomes th ...

  5. Carly Rae Jepsen Hits No. 1: 'Call' Connects Atop Hot 100

    June 13, 2012 11:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 The singer is the first lead female artist to send her first Hot 100 entry to No. 1 since Ke$ha Carly Rae Jepsen sends her pop culture juggernaut "Call Me Maybe" to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, dethroning Gotye 's "Somebody Th ...

  6. Carly Rae Jepsen Jumps to No. 1 on Digital Songs, No. 2 on Hot 100

    May 23, 2012 1:47 PM EDT Carly Rae Jepsen's "Call Me Maybe" dials up the top spot on the Digital Songs chart in its 13th week while inching to No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 with top Digital and Airplay Gainer honors. Gotye's "Somebody That I Used ...

  7. Carly Rae Jepsen Jumps to No. 2 on Hot 100, Gotye Still No. 1

    May 23, 2012 1:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Carly Rae Jepsen 's "Call Me Maybe" dials up the top spot on the Digital Songs chart in its 13th week while inching to No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 with top Digital and Airplay Gainer honors. Gotye 's "Somebody That I Used ...

  8. Ask Billboard: Say Good 'Night' to Gaga's Streak?

    January 15, 2012 6:05 PM EST 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every week. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, sales and airplay, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and coun ...

  9. Ask Billboard: Katy Perry First With Five 4-Million Sellers

    September 17, 2011 4:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, sales and airplay, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and co ...

  10. Jordan Knight: 'Unfinished' Album Started 'As Kind of a Hobby'

    June 02, 2011 10:18 AM EDT 0 0 0 N ew Kids on the Block 's Jordan Knight says his new "Unfinished" "started off as kind of a hobby" but quickly turned into his first solo album in five years -- and first of all-original material in six. "I was going to ...

  11. Jordan Knight 'Unfinished' Album Premiere

    May 24, 2011 11:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 J ordan Knight , lead singer of the '80's/'90's pop sensation New Kids on the Block , is showing the world that feel-good music is right for any time and at any age."There's this idea that when you turn 40, you automati ...

  12. Weekly Chart Notes: Lady Gaga, Steven Tyler, Romeo Santos

    May 19, 2011 6:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 THE LOVE OF 'GLORY': As previously reported , Lady Gaga blasts onto the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 3 with "The Edge of Glory." The third single from "Born This Way," due Monday (May 23), follows the title cut, which spent ...

  13. Katy Perry Reigns, Lady Gaga Debuts On Pop Songs

    April 18, 2011 11:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 K aty Perry 's "Teenage Dream" becomes just the third album in the 18-year history of Billboard's Pop Songs chart to yield a quartet of No. 1s, as "E.T.," featuring Kanye West , ascends 2-1. The song follows "Calif ...

  14. Lady Gaga Leaps To Record-Tying No. 1 On Pop Songs

    March 28, 2011 1:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 L ady Gaga 's "Born This Way" bounds 2-1 to become her seventh No. 1 on Billboard's Pop Songs chart, tying her with P!nk and Rihanna for most leaders on the 18-year-old Nielsen BDS-based radio airplay ranking. Not a bad present f ...

  15. Jennifer Lopez Leaps Onto Hot 100 with 'On the Floor'

    March 03, 2011 11:44 AM EST 0 0 0 J ennifer Lopez blasts back onto the Billboard Hot 100, as "On the Floor," featuring Pitbull , soars in as the Hot Shot Debut at No. 9, marking the new "American Idol" judge's highest career launch on the list. Lopez's ...

  16. Jordan Knight Returns to Dance-Pop on 'Unfinished' Solo Album

    March 01, 2011 9:40 AM EST 0 0 0 N ew Kids on the Block fans are getting more than a tour from the '80s/'90s pop sensation this spring. Group member Jordan Knight will release a new solo album, "Unfinished," on May 3 (JK Music/Mass Appeal Entertainment/eOne Musi ...

  17. Lady Gaga, 'Glee' Highlight Historic Hot 100 Week

    February 16, 2011 4:30 PM EST 0 0 0 In one of the most highlight-heavy weeks in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, Lady Gaga roars in at No. 1 with "Born This Way," the 1,000th leader since the list launched in 1958. Concurrently, with six debuting titles, the "Glee& ...

  18. Lady Gaga Claims 1,000th Hot 100 No. 1 with 'Born This Way'

    February 16, 2011 10:55 AM EST 0 0 0 And you thought her entrance at the Grammy Awards was attention-getting. By storming the Billboard Hot 100 song chart at No. 1, Lady Gaga's "Born This Way" makes history as the 1,000th leading song in the list's 52-year history. ...

  19. Lady Gaga: Break Those Records, Baby

    August 18, 2010 10:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 L ady Gaga couldn't keep her poker face when the nominations for the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards were announced Aug. 3. The performer gushed to her fans after being honored with a record-breaking 13 nods, including Video of the Year, Best Pop V ...

  20. Ask Billboard: Beyonce Vs. Gaga Vs. Rihanna

    May 28, 2010 3:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Gary Trust at askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. BEYONCE VS. GAGA VS. RIHANNA Hi G ...

  21. Taylor Swift, RedOne Top BMI Pop Honorees

    May 19, 2010 8:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 RedOne won his first songwriter of the year award and Taylor Swift 's "Love Story" claimed song of the year kudos at the 58th annual BMI Pop Music Awards. Also honored during the ceremony at the May 18 Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los An ...

  22. Chart Beat Thursday: Justin Bieber, Train, Scorpions

    April 01, 2010 4:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 '2.0' BECOMES 1: As previously reported , Justin Bieber 's "My World 2.0" arrives atop the Billboard 200 , making the 16-year-old the youngest solo male to top the tally since then-13-year-old Stevie Wonder led the Aug. 24, ...

  23. Lady Gaga, Beyonce Match Mariah's Record

    March 15, 2010 10:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 With one song, two divas make history on Billboard's Pop Songs chart. DOES THE "TELEPHONE" VIDEO LIVE UP TO THE HYPE? With a 2-1 rise for "Telephone," Lady Gaga and the track's featured artist Beyoncé have tied the reco ...

  24. Taylor Swift, Black Eyed Peas and Beyoncé Lead Year-End Charts

    December 14, 2009 1:45 PM EST 0 0 0 Swift Is Top Pop Artist Of The Year; Peas Top Pop Group 2009 was the year of Taylor Swift . During the past 12 months, she transitioned from a breakthrough country artist into a genuine pop star, and now the Big Machine singer/songwriter takes the c ...

  25. Black Eyed Peas, Kings Of Leon Top iTunes 2009 Charts

    December 09, 2009 2:08 PM EST 0 0 0 On Tuesday (Dec. 8), iTunes released Rewind 2009, its lists of the year's best and best-selling music. Black Eyed Peas' "Boom Boom Pow" was the best-selling song at the country's leading music retailer. Kings of Leon's ...

  26. Chart Beat: Kris Allen, SWV, Green Day, Al B. Sure!

    May 21, 2009 2:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 HE IS THE CHAMPION: In a night featuring performances from Queen, Kiss, Rod Stewart, Lionel Richie, Cyndi Lauper, Carlos Santana, Keith Urban, Queen Latifah, Steve Martin, David Cook, Jason Mraz and the Black Eyed Peas, owners of more than 200 combi ...

  27. Flo Rida Is Doubly Sweet On The Hot 100

    March 26, 2009 12:57 PM EDT 0 0 0 Flo Rida's appearances on the Hot 100 are doubly sweet this week, with "Right Round" maintaining at No. 1 and "Suga," featuring Wynter, scoring the chart's hot shot debut at No. 25. "Suga," which sold 78,000 d ...

  28. Lady GaGa Takes Top Spot On U.K. Singles Chart

    March 23, 2009 2:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Album releases aimed squarely at yesterday's Mothers' Day had a big impact on the new U.K. sales chart. Irish pop vocalist Ronan Keating's covers set "Songs For My Mother" (Polydor/Universal) entered at No. 1, while on the s ...

  29. U2, Comic Relief Top U.K. Charts

    March 16, 2009 10:06 AM EDT 0 0 0 The latest single for the BBC's Comic Relief charity yesterday became the 11th in the series to hit No. 1 in the U.K., while U2's "No Line On The Horizon" (Mercury/Universal) started a second week atop the album chart. The single ...

  30. Flo Rida And T.I. Reign On Hot 100

    February 26, 2009 10:21 AM EST 0 0 0 Flo Rida and T.I. maintain their No. 1 and No. 2 positions on the Billboard Hot 100 this week, but the biggest splash on the chart comes courtesy of Soulja Boy. New single "Kiss Me Thru the Phone" featuring Sammie leaps from No. 17 to No. ...

  31. Eminem's 'Bottle' Breaks Digital Record

    February 12, 2009 10:22 AM EST 0 0 0 The rap triumvirate of Eminem, Dr. Dre and 50 Cent soars 78-1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Crack a Bottle," which sets a Nielsen SoundScan record for opening week download sales (418,000). The first-week sum outpaces the prior mark of 33 ...

  32. 'Life' Is Good For Clarkson Atop Hot 100

    February 05, 2009 12:14 PM EST 0 0 0 After a record-breaking 97-1 leap on the Billboard Hot 100 last week, Kelly Clarkson's "My Life Would Suck Without You" stays put on the top spot this week. The song also becomes her fastest top 20 hit on the Hot 100 Airplay tally, wh ...

  33. Kelly Clarkson Breaks Record For Hot 100 Jump

    January 29, 2009 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Kelly Clarkson makes history on this week's Billboard Hot 100 with the largest leap to No. 1 in the chart's 50-year history. Her new single, "My Life Would Suck Without You," rockets 97-1 after selling 280,000 digital downloads i ...

  34. Lady GaGa Leads Hot 100 Amid Static Top 5

    January 22, 2009 10:49 AM EST 0 0 0 Amid a static top 5 on the Billboard Hot 100, Lady GaGa's "Just Dance" featuring Colby O'Donis is No. 1 for a third week after selling 192,000 downloads in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Also staying put at No ...

  35. Lady GaGa Dances Again Atop Hot 100

    January 15, 2009 10:27 AM EST 0 0 0 Lady GaGa begins a second week atop the Billboard Hot 100 with "Just Dance" featuring Colby O'Donis, after selling more than 213,000 downloads in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The track has shifted 2.14 million do ...

  36. Lady GaGa, Kings Of Leon Lead U.K. Charts

    January 12, 2009 10:29 AM EST 0 0 0 Lady GaGa mirrored her current Billboard Hot 100 success by moving to the top of the new U.K. singles chart yesterday (Jan. 11) with "Just Dance" (Interscope) featuring Colby O'Donis. Kings Of Leon's "Only by the Night" ...

  37. Burke, Take That Reign Again On U.K. Charts

    January 05, 2009 10:52 AM EST 0 0 0 As Alexandra Burke's "Hallelujah" (Syco Music/Sony BMG) started a third week as the U.K.'s No. 1 single yesterday (Jan. 4) and Take That's "The Circus" (Polydor) a fifth atop the album chart, top newcomer status we ...

  38. Beyonce Starts 2009 Atop The Hot 100

    January 01, 2009 1:14 PM EST 0 0 0 Beyonce begins 2009 with a fourth week atop the Billboard Hot 100 with "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)," which also enjoys a seventh frame leading Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs. The track sold a massive 382,000 downloads last week according ...

  39. Beyonce Celebrates Christmas Atop Hot 100

    December 25, 2008 1:16 PM EST 0 0 0 Beyonce celebrates Christmas today (Dec. 25) with the No. 1 song on both the Billboard Hot 100 and Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, as "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It) begins a third and sixth week atop them, respectively. The track sold 149,0 ...

  40. Beyonce Back In Control Of Hot 100

    December 18, 2008 10:40 AM EST 0 0 0 Beyonce assumes control again of the Billboard Hot 100 with "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)," trading places 2-1 for a second time in recent weeks with T.I.'s "Live Your Life" featuring Rihanna. "Ladies" is also ...

  41. Britney Debuts Big, But T.I. Tops Hot 100

    December 11, 2008 11:05 AM EST 0 0 0 T.I.'s "Live Your Life" flips 2-1 with Beyonce's "Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)" on the Billboard Hot 100 to score its sixth non-consecutive week at the top. Meanwhile, Britney Spears scores her first top 10 debut as ...

  42. Beyonce Assumes Control Of Hot 100

    December 04, 2008 10:32 AM EST 0 0 0 Beyonce notches her fifth solo No. 1 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)," one more than she scored while a member of Destiny's Child. The cut rises 2-1 after selling 228,000 downloads in the United Sta ...

  43. T.I. Fends Off Beyonce, Remains Atop Hot 100

    November 27, 2008 10:27 AM EST 0 0 0 T.I. starts a fifth non-consecutive week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 this week with "Live Your Life" featuring Rihanna, but Beyonce is nipping at his heels with two different songs. Her "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)" ro ...

  44. Lady Gaga

    September 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lady Gaga may have gotten her name from the Queen song "Radio Gaga," but just two years ago, the 22-year-old singer wasn't receiving the royal treatment. Lady Gaga may have gotten her name from the Queen song "Radio Gaga," b ...