1. Adele Takes 18th Week at No. 1 As Seven Albums Debut In Billboard 200's Top 10

    February 01, 2012 11:00 AM EST As is usually the case in January, few major albums are released in the first few weeks of the year. Now, as we get back to normal -- post-holidays -- we see an influx of seven new albums in the top 10 of the Billboard 200. That's the most de ...

  2. Latin Sales Down Slightly In 2011, Digital Latin Sales Up

    January 05, 2012 8:44 PM EST Sales of Latin music declined yet again in 2011, but the damage was far less than the year before, showing signs that the market may be stabilizing. Total sales of Latin music albums in the U.S. and Puerto Rico -- defined as albums that are at lea ...

  3. Ricky Martin, Wisin y Yandel Fire Up Latin Sales

    February 10, 2011 9:37 AM EST After more than a month of slow sales, the Latin music market picked up with the release of Wisin & Yandel's "Los Vaqueros: El Regreso" (Machete/Universal) last week, and with Ricky Martin's "Música + Alma + Sexo" ...

  4. Decemberists' 'King Is Dead' Aiming For No. 1 on Billboard 200

    January 21, 2011 3:51 PM EST 0 0 0 Next week, the Billboard 200 albums chart may begin to emerge from of its doom-and-gloom fog -- though not by much. The Decemberists' new album "The King Is Dead" is on track to debut at No. 1, with perhaps around 70,000 sold by week& ...