Travis Scott rules the charts this week, as the rapper's latest album Astroworld opens at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with the second-largest weekly unit total of 2018, sparking his rise to No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 for the first time.
On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart, the original Broadway cast recording of "Hamilton: An American Musical" spends its 150th week on the list, Bazzi's "Cosmic" climbs, the Now That's What I Call Music series collects its 82nd top 20 album, and Iggy Azalea's "Survive the Summer" debuts.
Produced by legendary photographer Danny Clinch and C3 Presents, Sea. Hear. Now. festival is slated to take over Asbury Park next month in September. The debut festival will feature headlining performances from Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals, Jack Joh
George Ezra achieves the rare feat of returning to the U.K. singles summit after five weeks at No. 2 with “Shotgun” (Columbia/Sony). The Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again soundtrack (Polydor/Universal) leads the album chart for a fourth week.
When Dan + Shay flew to Des Moines, Iowa, for a June 23 appearance at the Big Country Bash in St. Charles, the duo was overwhelmed by the reception. The Middle America fans practically shouted the words to "Tequila," which ended up peaking at No. 1 on Billboard's Country Airplay chart dated July 7.