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MAR 30 2011

Jennifer Hudson's "I Remember Me" Debuts At #2!

JENNIFER HUDSON’S I REMEMBER ME DEBUTS AT #2 ON THE TOP 200 AND R&B ALBUMS CHARTS

SOPHOMORE ALBUM GARNERS RAVE REVIEWS: “HUDSON’S A ONE WOMAN-REVIVAL, WITH A VOICE SO FORCEFUL IT CAN ROLL BACK TIME.” – ROLLINGSTONE.COM

“I REMEMBER ME” TOUR PRESENTED BY WEIGHT WATCHERS TO BEGIN JUNE 19TH IN SAN DIEGO, CA


[New York, NY – March 30, 2011] Arista recording artist JENNIFER HUDSON’s sophomore album, I Remember Me, debuts this week at #2 on Billboard’s Top 200 and R&B Albums charts, according to Nielson SoundScan. Led by the album’s first single, “Where You At,” I Remember Me sold over 165,000 units and marks the Grammy and Academy Award winner’s second chart-topping album entry. Hudson’s eponymous debut album entered at #2 on Billboard’s Top 200 and R&B Albums charts in 2008 and won a Grammy in 2009 for Best R&B Album.

This high chart debut coincides with the high ratings and rave reviews music journalists have bestowed I Remember Me including People magazine’s 3 ½ stars (out of 4) and the New York Daily News 4 stars (out of 5). USA Today’s 3 ½ stars (out of 4) review states “I Remember Me celebrates her heartwarming progress, and makes us look forward to the rest of her journey,” while Elle magazine cites “The collection of personal and memorable songs showcases the Jennifer Hudson powerhouse that audiences adore.” RollingStone.com proclaims “Hudson may be the most talented singer that American Idol has produced; she’s definitely the most powerful. Hudson’s a one woman-revival, with a voice so forceful it can roll back time.”

MAR 30 2011

The Strokes' 'Angles' Lands At Number 4!

The Strokes ‘Angles’ Lands At Number 4 on Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart
Band To Perform on Jimmy Fallon Tonight
Friday’s Concert at Madison Square Garden Sold Out




Rock band The Strokes recently released fourth studio album, Angles, has debuted at number 4 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart. The band sold over 88,000 copies of Angles in its first week. Angles debuted at #3 in the UK, #4 in Canada, and #1 in Australia. The album is about to enter the top 10 on Billboard’s Modern rock chart as well.

Following the bands recent performances on late night television including Saturday Night Live and Late Night with David Letterman, The Strokes will be playing on The Jimmy Fallon Show tonight at 12:30 pm EST.

MAR 29 2011

Imogen Heap Talks New Album With Billboard

Imogen Heap talks to Billboard.com about her upcoming album, her plans on releasing new tracks and her inspiration behind them. For her new song "Lifeline", which was released March 28th, she found inspiration in recordings sent by her own fans! Click here to read the full story.

MAR 29 2011

Fantasia Appears on "Drag Race"

R&B superstar Fantasia was recently featured as a guest judge on the TV show "RuPaul’s Drag Race" which aired Monday night on Logo! The episode has contestants competing in a fantasy hair show. Watch the whole episode here!



MAR 29 2011

The Golden Age Of Knowhere Out Today!

Funeral Party's The Golden Age of Knowhere is out today. Pick up your copy at iTunes, Amazon or get the exclusive t-shirt and album bundle from Funeral Party's Official Store.

MAR 29 2011

NATIONWIDE CASTING SEARCH FOR THE HUB'S NEW REALITY SHOW "MAJORS & MINORS"

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MARCH 29, 2011



THE BOARDWALK ENTERTAINMENT GROUP,
SONY MUSIC’S RCA/JIVE LABEL GROUP AND BMI LAUNCH
NATIONWIDE CASTING SEARCH FOR KIDS TO BE MENTORED
BY TOP MUSIC TALENT IN GROUNDBREAKING NEW
MUSIC-BASED REALITY SERIES, ‘MAJORS AND MINORS,’
PREMIERING ON THE HUB NETWORK THIS FALL



Popular Music Artists Leona Lewis, Jordin Sparks, Sean Kingston, Ryan Tedder
Join Roster of Stars In Search to Find America’s Next Young Superstar

Opportunity for One Young Talent to Win a Recording Deal
and Become the Featured Star In a Cross-Country Live Concert Tour


Los Angeles, CA. – The Boardwalk Entertainment Group today announced the launch of a nationwide casting search for kids to be mentored by the biggest and most established artists in the music industry in a groundbreaking new reality series, Majors & Minors, to be televised this fall on The Hub television network, a destination for kids and their families.