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MUSIC: Drake Ties World Record of 14 Songs Simultaneously On Billboard Hot 100


The Beatles have held the world record for the most songs simultaneously on Billboard Hot 100 for the past 51 years. Now the Toronto actor turned rapper, Drake, has tied the world record. With the help of a few other artists, his surprise If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late mixtape really helped him achieve this outstanding goal. Drake also holds the record of 21 simultaneously songs on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs list. Take a look at Drizzy’s 14 songs, for the week of March 7, 2015 below:

No. 16, “Only,” Nicki Minaj featuring Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown
No. 17, “Truffle Butter,” Minaj featuring Drake & Lil Wayne
No. 26, “Energy”
No. 49, “Tuesday,” ILoveMakonnen featuring Drake
No. 52, “Legend”
No. 58, “10 Bands”
No. 68, “Blessings,” Big Sean featuring Drake
No. 70, “Know Yourself” (debut)
No. 81, “No Tellin’ ” (debut)
No. 82, “Preach,” featuring PartyNextDoor
No. 83, “6 God” (debut)
No. 84, “Used To,” featuring Lil Wayne
No. 95, “Now & Forever” (debut)
No. 97, “6 Man” (debut)


MAGAZINE: André 3000 x Billboard (October 4, 2014)


Billboard magazine highlights André Benjamin, better known as André 3000, to reveal that there is no retirement for the rapper turned actor. He is back in full effect and hip-hop heads are elated about the return of the 1/2 of ATL rap duo, Outkast. Currently, Outkast has created #ATLFest that consists of a line up of different artists for three nights and they headline. Although the group has made it clear they won’t be working together in the future on new material, André tells Billboard that he is working on a new solo album, which is good enough for us. He discussed the stress and pressure he felt to give the fans new music despite still having featured verses on artists’ songs since the last Outkast album in 2006. The cover story discusses André’s acting career and new role Jimi Hendricks in the biopic film Jimi: All Is by My Side, in theaters now. Read the entire cover story here and see more photos from the cover shoot… (more…)


MAGAZINE: Chris Brown x Billboard (September 2014)


Chris Brown is covering Billboard magazine’s latest cover issue for September 2014. Chris has been making a lot of positive steps in the right direction of getting his career back on track. In his first post jail interview to talk with Billboard about life in jail, his fans, Rihanna, and much more. The issue is now available for purchase here.

“I realize that what I do for a living opens my life to public scrutiny and that I have a responsibility to everyone because of that exposure…I can say that I am only human and I have made mistakes. I can say that I try to live my life in the most true, honest way that I can. I am not perfect, no one is. No one is harder on me than me. No one can please everyone. No one can live in the past and expect to grow. I have been moving forward and hope that I am not defined by just a few moments in my life but all of the moments that will make up my life.”


EVENT: Billboard Music Awards 2013 | Blue Carpet


The 2013 Billboard Music Awards took place last night and there were a lot of great looks on the blue carpet. We weren’t too keen on the performances, so we decided to focus on the great styles that artists stepped out in. Check out our favorite looks below:

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