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Morgan Wallen Enters Record-Setting Territory as ‘Dangerous’ Tops the Album Charts for a 7th Straight Week

Morgan Wallen is now entering the record books as Dangerous: The Double Album tops multiple album sales charts for a seventh-straight week. Despite a mass-industry ban, Morgan Wallen is now celebrating another chart-topping week for his recently-released Dangerous: The Double Album. According to stats arriving this weekend, the album has just enjoyed a seventh-straight week […]

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‘The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill’ Reaches Diamond Status — 10 Million Albums Sold

Photo Credit: Lauryn Hill The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill album has attained diamond certification, confirms the RIAA. The sales milestone marks 10 million in sales for Lauryn Hill’s debut solo album, 23 years after release. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) tweeted to announce the achievement earlier this week. Lauryn Hill joins an elite […]

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2019’s US-Based Streaming Music Market Was Larger Than the Entire Recorded Music Market in 2017

RIAA breakdown of 2019 streaming revenues, part of its broader recorded music market report. According to a detailed report shared this (Tuesday) afternoon by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), 2019 brought a substantial uptick in US-based music industry revenue. Streaming catapulted the double-digit gains; the format is now larger than the entire US-based […]