August Alsina is headed for a solid debut on the Billboard charts next week with "Testimony," his debut album. Projected to sell between 50-60,000 copies within its first week, Alsina's "Make It Home" led album could debut within the top 10 on the Billboard 200 and within the top 5 on the Billboard R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart.
Pharrell's "Happy" led album, "GIRL," is yet again one of the top selling albums of the week in the U.S. According to Billboard, "Happy" shot up 18 percent over the last charting week, moving an additional 29,000 copies.
Top 10 finalists on the current season of "American Idol" will be hitting the road for a 41 show tour this Summer. Slated to kick off Tuesday, June 24 in Binghamton, New York, the tour will make stops in New York and Los Angeles before wrapping up in Redmond, Washington on Saturday, August 23.
Jason Derulo says "Talk Dirty," his recently released album, shows who he really is. Opening up about his career, inclusive of hits like "Don't Wanna Go Home" and "Whatcha Say," Derulo admitted that there has been a "disconnect" over the years when speaking with ABC News Radio.
Two years ago, Jay Z partnered with Budweiser to launch the Made In America Festival, a two-day music fest held in Philadelphia over Labor Day weekend, and this year, the fest is expanding to sunny Los Angeles, California.
The show highlights "the accomplishments of men and women who have significantly contributed to enhancing the quality of life in fields such as law, religion, politics, public service, sports and entertainment."
Solange Knowles is showing off her funky and eclectic style in the latest issue of The Ground. The Asian-inspired looks, styled by Nick Nelson, sees the 27-year-old donning various unique pieces that reflect her undeniable personality and public persona.
Nobody's gonna touch my clothes! Jermaine Jackson got more than he bargained for on the season premiere of ABC's Celebrity Wife Swap, which aired Tuesday night. During the hour-long episode, Jackson's wife, Halima, swapped with Daniel Baldwin's former girlfriend, Isabella Hofmann. While Baldwin was willing to make changes with Halima, learning what it was like to be in Isabella's shoes, Jermaine Jackson was resistant to change to the point where he locked himself in a room and refused to tape any further with show producers.
A new format, where viewers can vote for artists in real time, "Rising Star" is executive produced by Ken Warwick ("American Idol") and Nicolle Yaron ("The Voice") and will feature solo vocalists, duos and vocal groups of up to five members.