Pop Shop Podcast: The Weeknd Rocks the Charts, Whitney Houston Hologram Tour Plans, iHeartRadio Fest Preview
Listen to the latest episode of Billboard.com's weekly charts breakdown.
Welcome to the latest episode of the Billboard.com Pop Shop Podcast, Billboard's weekly half-hour audio breakdown of the Billboard charts, hottest music news and year's biggest musical events. Casual pop fans and chart junkies can hear Billboard.com associate editor Jason Lipshutz and Billboard co-director of charts Keith Caulfield every Tuesday on the free Pop Shop Podcast, which can be streamed on Billboard.com or downloaded in iTunes (click here to listen to the previous episode).
On the latest episode, Keith and guest co-host Katie Atkinson (Billboard.com’s senior editor) chat about how The Weeknd rules both the Billboard Hot 100 and Billboard 200 charts -- and how unusual it is for an act to control both the No. 1 and 2 slots on the Hot 100. They also discuss plans for a Whitney Houston hologram tour -- and what artists (if any) they’d like to see hit the virtual road. Keith and Katie additionally preview this weekend’s iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas (Sept. 18-19). They’ll be backstage covering the action for Billboard, and both of them are looking forward to Jennifer Lopez’s set at the event. Plus! Our chart stat of the week is about a pop superstar near and dear to Keith’s heart…
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