1. Sony BMG Drops DRM For Digital Album Cards

    January 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Sony BMG Music Entertainment will roll out its Platinum MusicPass series of digital album cards beginning Jan. 15 at Best Buy, Target and Fred's, with Trans World and Winn-Dixie coming to the party by Sony BMG Music Entertainment will roll out ...

  2. Ask Billboard

    May 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith answers readers' questions on parental advisory stickers, singles sales and digital download retailers. STICKERS? WE DON'T GIVE A FUNK Hi Keith! I've noticed the new Maroon 5 album does not bear a "parental advisory" s ...

  3. Norah Rebounds To No. 1 In Post-Grammy Week

    February 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In a week where the top nine albums moved more than 100,000 units, Norah Jones' "Not Too Late" tops The Billboard 200 for a second time. The Blue Note effort crowned the list when it debuted two weeks In a week where the top nine albu ...

  4. Dutch DJ Le Grande, Girls Aloud Rule U.K. Charts

    November 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Dutch "superstar DJ" Fedde Le Grande has the U.K.'s new No. 1 single after rising from last week's No. 2 entry with "Put Your Hands Up for Detroit" (Data). On the album chart, pop oufit Girls Aloud de Dutch "supers ...

  5. 'Hannah Montana' Trumps My Chem, Legend At No. 1

    November 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The soundtrack to Disney's "Hannah Montana" storms onto The Billboard 200 at No. 1 this week, marking the fourth top 10 debut from the movie/television giant. The set sold 281,000 copies in the United The soundtrack to Disney's & ...

  6. Diddy Scores First No. 1 Album In Nine Years

    October 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Diddy scores his first No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 since 1997 this week with "Press Play." The Bad Boy/Atlantic effort also knocks Lloyd Banks' "Rotten Apple" from the throne on the Top R&B/H Diddy scores his first ...

  7. Rod Rocks Back With Fourth No. 1 Album

    October 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rod Stewart earns his fourth No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 this week with "Still the Same ... Great American Rock Classics of Our Time." The J Records effort sold 184,000 copies in the United State Rod Stewart earns his fourth No. 1 alb ...

  8. Evanescence Zooms By Killers To Take No. 1

    October 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In another major week for new releases, Evanescence's "The Open Door" bows at No. 1 on The Billboard 200. The Wind-Up effort moved 447,000 copies in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan, the In another major week for new rel ...