Adele narrowly misses recapturing top album on Billboard

For a moment, it looked as though Adele was coming to re-claim her crown and take back the top spot on the Billboard 200 but alas it was not meant to be, as Las Vegas based rockers Panic! At The Disco snuck in to earn their first ever number one album. Panic’s latest offering, Death Of A Bachelor, […]

David Bowie battles Adele on Billboard Top 200 chart

Fans around the world obviously touched by the January 10 death of pop icon David Bowie have propelled his final album, Blackstar, to the top of the charts to mark the first number one album ever for the innovative rocker. Compiling 181K impressions (174K pure sales), Blackstar made light work of Adele’s 25, which had […]

Talib Kweli’s ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’ tour hits the Shrine in Chicago

Rapper and activist Talib Kweli recently rounded up an eclectic group of friends to kick off his “Midsummer’s Night Dream” tour in grand style with an inspired performance at Chicago’s renowned venue The Shrine. Unbeknownst to fans in attendance, actor, comedian, and Chicago native DeRay Davis was in the house to serve as guest host for the […]