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Billboard.com is reporting that Lil' Wayne will be voicing Jesus in a new Adult Swim animated series called Freakniks. The series, which kicks off March 21, also features T-Pain.
Tony Pascarella on 01/05/10 - 06:29 PM
Billboard have posted their list of the best chart-performing artists of the decade.

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Blake Solomon on 12/15/09 - 11:35 AM
All American Rejects' "Gives You Hell" has been named the #1 Most Played Song of 2009 on Billboard's Top 40 Chart. Press release in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/09/09 - 05:51 PM
Congrats to Deas Vail, as Birds and Cages debuts at #37 on the Billboard Heatseekers Chart.
Mike Kraft on 11/04/09 - 02:13 PM
Despite earlier reports, Paramore did not debut at #1. That distinction goes to the one and only Barbra Streisand.
Blake Solomon on 10/07/09 - 06:31 PM
Insiders (AKA me) are predicting that Pearl Jam's Backspacer hits #1

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Blake Solomon on 09/25/09 - 08:54 AM
Breathe Carolina sold 10,728 copies of Hello Fascination this week - debuting at #43 on the Billboard Top 200.
Jonathan Lally on 08/26/09 - 05:21 PM
Mandy K have hit the Billboard New Artists Chart this week, charting at #58 with 845 copies sold. The band's self-titled EP is out now and you can catch them for the rest of the summer on Warped Tour at the Leakmob Records tent.
Tony Pascarella on 07/15/09 - 04:21 PM
Paramore celebrates Christmas in July on the cover of this week's Billboard.

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Joe DeAndrea on 07/13/09 - 11:50 AM
Although final numbers are not yet confirmed, three of Michael Jackson's albums sold 100,000 copies each last week.
Joe DeAndrea on 06/30/09 - 12:19 AM
Tim Kasher (Cursive) talked with Billboard about the changes the band took on for Mama, I'm Swollen.
Steve Henderson on 05/04/09 - 06:37 AM
Billboard has an article up on Manchester Orchestra's Mean Everything to Nothing.
Steve Henderson on 05/01/09 - 12:42 PM
Billboard has an article on mewithoutYou's new album right here.
Steve Henderson on 04/29/09 - 09:24 AM
Thursday makes it to the 56th spot on the Billboard 200.

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Mike Kraft on 02/26/09 - 11:14 AM
Billboard gives Green Day's new record a first listen.
Joe DeAndrea on 02/13/09 - 08:26 PM
According to this article, All Time Low is now on Interscope Records.

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Joe DeAndrea on 02/09/09 - 02:23 PM
Cobra Starship have started work on their follow-up to Viva la Cobra.
Joe DeAndrea on 10/08/08 - 11:53 AM
Underoath debut at #8 on this week's Billboard Chart, selling 56k. Congrats to the band.

Source: MTVNews.com
Drew Beringer on 09/10/08 - 03:07 PM
Weezer's latest self-titled release debut at #4 with 127k copies sold.

Source: Rolling Stone
Drew Beringer on 06/11/08 - 01:45 PM
The Hold Steady's first single off their new album will be "Sequestered in Memphis."
Joe DeAndrea on 05/15/08 - 01:11 PM
Every Avenue's debut album, Shh. Just Go With It has hit the Billboard Charts. They are currently #27 on the Top New Artist Chart, #10 on Alternative New Artist Chart, and #61 on the Record Label Independent Current Album Chart.
Julia Conny on 02/28/08 - 11:54 AM
Billboard has a brief article on Thrice's upcoming release in which Dustin states he is aiming to have another solo album out in summer.
Steve Henderson on 02/22/08 - 10:14 AM
Billboard must have heard about how Natalie Portman likes Band of Thieves, because they decided to feature the band as part of their Billboard Underground series. Watch it here. Read a tour message from the band in the replies.
Anton Djamoos on 11/28/07 - 06:36 PM
A new report suggests that there is no correlation, positive nor negative, between file sharing and album sales.

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Anton Djamoos on 11/06/07 - 07:13 PM
Daphne Loves Derby is currently the featured band at Billboard.com and have a tour diary on the site. Click here to read it.
Anton Djamoos on 10/24/07 - 04:39 PM
An article on Coheed & Cambria's new album No World For Tomorrow can be read here. The disc is set to be released on October 23rd.
Joe DeAndrea on 10/05/07 - 12:35 PM
Dropkick Murphys entered Billboard's Top 200 at number twenty with their latest effort, The Meanest of Times, selling upwards of 28,000 units. The album is available in stores now courtesy of Born and Bred Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/28/07 - 02:21 PM
Making April recently played host to an exclusive performance and interview for Billboard Underground, from which the group can be seen performing "I Wrote this Song" here. The independent act are currently supporting their latest release, Runaway World, which is available now via digital retailers.

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Brandon Allin on 09/23/07 - 07:58 PM
The final results are in. Kanye West destroys 50 Cent, 957k to 691k.

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Drew Beringer on 09/18/07 - 09:29 PM
Chiodos' latest full-length release, Bone Palace Ballet, debuted at number five on Billboard's Top 200 chart, scanning roughly 35,000 copies sold. The act's third release is available now courtesy of Equal Vision Records.

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Brandon Allin on 09/12/07 - 01:34 PM
Every Time I Die's latest release, The Big Dirty, debuted at number forty-one on Billboard's Top 200 charts in the United States this week, selling roughly fourteen-thousand copies. Furthermore, the album impacted the hard rock chart, landing in the sixth spot, as well as the independent release chart, where the group secured the third position. The record is available in-stores now via Ferret Music.
Brandon Allin on 09/12/07 - 09:57 AM
Atreyu will reportedly headline the next installment of Rockstar Energy Drink's Taste of Chaos tour. Furthermore, the Hollywood Records outfit entered the Billboard Top 200 charts at number eight this week with their latest release, Lead Sails, Paper Anchor, as well as making waves on both the rock and hard rock charts finishing in the top spot.

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Brandon Allin on 09/10/07 - 12:28 PM
Death Cab for Cutie have unveiled plans to record a new album next spring.

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Brandon Allin on 09/07/07 - 01:54 PM
Drop Dead Gorgeous’ new album, Worse Than A Fairytale, sold over 5K copies in their first week, placing it #5 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart.
Drew Beringer on 08/23/07 - 11:05 AM
Eisley's sophomore album, Combinations, debuted at #70 on the Billboard 200 chart, selling 9,369 copies in its first week.

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Jared Kaufman on 08/23/07 - 07:18 AM
The Receiving End of Sirens have made their debut on the Billboard charts, as The Earth Sings Mi Fa Mi landed at #130 on the Top 200, and #3 on the Heatseekers chart.
Steve Henderson on 08/16/07 - 08:01 AM
Common's Finding Forever was the number one album on the Billboard Charts last week, selling approximately 155,000 copies.
Steve Henderson on 08/10/07 - 08:42 AM
Portugal. The Man's new album Church Mouth put the band onto the Billboard charts four times. Church Mouth debuted at #13 on Billboard's Top Alternative New Artists chart, at #30 on the Top New Artist Chart, #65 on the Independent Label Chart, and came in at #90 on the Top Hard Music Albums chart.
Joe DeAndrea on 08/07/07 - 03:22 PM
The Smashing Pumpkins debuted at No. 2 this week with 145,000 copies sold, Interpol debuted at No. 4 with 73,000 copies sold, Spoon hit No. 10 with 46,000, Bad Religion was No. 35 with 21,000 and Danzig at No. 164 with 4,600.
Paul Tao on 07/18/07 - 02:07 PM
Circa Survive debuted at number twenty-four on the Billboard charts this week selling over 24,000 copies of their new full-length release, On Letting Go. The album is available in-stores now via Equal Vision Records.

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Brandon Allin on 06/06/07 - 09:15 AM
PlayRadioPlay's self-produced and self-recorded The Frequency EP has debuted at number 6 on Billboard's Electronica Chart, 1 spot ahead of Dntel's new album.
Joe DeAndrea on 05/05/07 - 12:27 AM
Click here to check out a recent Billboard.com article about Lifetime and why they tour in short bursts, as opposed to full-scale touring.
Rohan Kohli on 04/20/07 - 08:24 AM
The Chariot's new album The Fiancée sold close to 7,000 copies it's first week, placing themselves #169 on the Billboard Chart.
Joe DeAndrea on 04/18/07 - 12:37 AM
Poison The Well's Versions debuted at #147 on the Billboard top 200, scanning over 7,823 copies and landed at #17 on the top hard music chart. Also, you can enter to win a Poison The Well/Paul Frank custom guitar right here.
Jon Foucart on 04/11/07 - 01:50 PM
Maylene And The Sons Of Disaster's new album, II, has debuted at #156 on the Billboard 200, selling 6,000 units.
Jon Foucart on 03/29/07 - 06:07 PM

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