Billboard Wants Artists to Stop Gaming the Charts With Album-Merch Bundles
Artists like Nicki Minaj have been skeptical about how album-merch bundles manipulate the charts. Now, Billboard is changing the rules.
22 Years Later, Everyone Is Still Copying Lil' Kim's 'Hard Core' Style
Since the release of her debut album, Lil’ Kim has been a lyrical, stylistic, and cultural trailblazer—and her influence remains clear today.