Kanye West's 'The Life of Pablo' Hits Number One on Billboard Charts Based on Massive Stream Numbers
'TLOP's number one position is a milestone for music streaming.
This Week In Drake
Is OVO Sound a Hip-Hop Label or Drake's Personal Hit Factory?
OVO Sound is excellent at the business of making Drake albums, but not yet the no-brainer star-making force up North it could be.
How Should We Measure Rap Success in 2015?
For some people, album sales continue to be the sole metric for tracking success. Here are some other alternatives.
Saying Goodbye to New Music Tuesdays: A Day of Remembrance for a Day That Didn't Really Matter
The day of the week an album comes out is an arbitrary thing to care about, but, hey, we care about all kinds of dumb things.
Thinkpieces And Shit
How The Hell Are Slipknot So Successful?
Seven dudes whose personal brand includes severed goat heads, pentagrams, and a 666 sign on fire are on the verge of their second number one album.