Hip Hop News

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘good kid, m.A.A.d city’ Becomes Longest-Charting Hip-Hop Studio Album

Kendrick Lamar is making chart history. The Compton rapper’s album good kid, m.A.A.d city has spent 400 weeks on the Billboard 200, becoming the longest-charting hip-hop studio album ever, according to Chart Data. The only hip-hop album to remain on the chart for longer is Eminem’s 2005 greatest hits project Curtain Call: The Hits. .@kendricklamar's… Read More

Music Industry News

Cirque du Soleil Moves Closer to Bankruptcy, Cuts 3,500 Jobs

Cirque du Soleil performers in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo Credit: Stuart Seeger Without a means of resuming operations and generating revenue amid the COVID-19 pandemic, famed entertainment brand Cirque du Soleil has fired nearly 3,500 previously furloughed employees and moved towards bankruptcy. Cirque du Soleil revealed these and other unfortunate developments in an official release. […]

Music Industry News

Another Country Singer Slammed for Playing a ‘Super-Spreader’ Concert

A screengrab of the since-deleted live performance footage Chris Janson uploaded to social media. Yesterday, Digital Music News was first to report on the backlash country music star Chase Rice faced after playing a packed concert – dubbed a “super-spreader” by some – amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Now, country singer Chris Janson is also […]