1. Bubbling Under: Meital Makes Her Move, Teengirl Fantasy Readies Second Album

    August 10, 2012 3:55 PM 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: Meital, Teengirl Fantasy, Tyler Barham and Oscarcito Meital Pop singer Meital has ...

  2. Bubbling Under: Meital Makes Her Move, Teengirl Fantasy Readies Second Album

    August 10, 2012 1:36 PM 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: Meital, Teengirl Fantasy, Tyler Barham and Oscarcito Meital Pop singer Meital has b ...

  3. Who Will Win Best Rap Album at 2012 Grammys?

    February 10, 2012 3:45 PM EST 0 0 0 Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Lupe Fiasco: Who will it be? As the 2012 Grammys quickly approach, the debates of who will win heighten. Grammy Predictions 2012: Billboard.com Picks The Winners Not only does Kanye West go head-to-head wit ...

  4. Weekly Chart Notes: Madonna, Michael Jackson, 'Godspell'

    February 10, 2012 1:45 PM EST 0 0 0 The Queen of Pop moves closer to the Queen of Soul's Hot 100 record, while music from the King of Pop makes a royal return. NEW MATERIAL: Madonna dresses up the Billboard Hot 100 for a 56th time, as "Give Me All Your Luvin'," fea ...

  5. Chart Juice: Wale Debuts at No. 1 on R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

    November 10, 2011 6:05 PM EST 0 0 0 While Wale may have just missed the No. 1 slot on the Billboard 200, where he launches at No. 2, the Washington, D.C., native's sophomore album, "Ambition," debuts at No.1 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart with opening-week sales of ...

  6. Chart Juice: Kanye West and Jay-Z Earn First 'Watch the Throne' No. 1 Single

    November 03, 2011 1:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Ni**as in Paris" becomes the first song from Kanye West and Jay-Z 's collaborative album "Watch the Throne" to reach No. 1 on Billboard's R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, as the song rises 2-1. Jay-Z and Kanye West's ...

  7. Chart Juice: Drake Vaults 50 Spots on R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

    October 28, 2011 12:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's been quite a birthday week for Drake . The same week Drake turns 25 years old (Oct. 24), the rapper earns Greatest Gainer honors on Billboard's R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart as "Make Me Proud," featuring Nicki Minaj , blasts 5 ...

  8. A Day In The Life of Soulja Boy

    October 27, 2011 2:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 "I slept through my Google meeting," Soulja Boy told me, before beginning our interview for the second episode of Billboard.com's The Juice new series, ' Swag or No Swag .' Soulja Boy, born DeAndre Cortez Way, had a 10 a.m. ...

  9. Chart Juice: Lil Wayne Earns Sixth No. 1 This Year on Mainstream R&B/Hip-Hop

    October 13, 2011 2:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 Lil Wayne stunned the masses when his ninth studio album, "Tha Carter IV," sold 964,000 copies in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan. "Tha Carter IV" last month became Wayne's third Billboard 200 No. 1 album, fol ...