Tag Archives: Adele

Adele’s sales are boosted after her VMA appearance

HollywoodNews.com: Adele is just having the best year any pop star could. Her appearance on last week’s MTV Video Music Awards was a resounding success. She came out and sang, simply, “Someone Like You” with a piano accompaniment. The result? She sold upwards of 150,000 more copies of her “21″[...]

Adele talks about why she wants to be single for now

HollywoodNews.com: Adele is getting incredibly hot in the music industry right now, but that doesn’t mean she will soon be linked to some guy. The singer recently told British ‘Vogue’ that she needs to stay single for now, states UsMagazine.com. “I do get massively distracted when I’ve got someone in[...]

Adele blew everyone away at the VMAs

HollywoodNews.com: The MTV Video Music Awards are so hard to watch, especially with the aftermath of a hurricane and a winning Yankee game occurring simultaneously. I don’t want to see Kim Kardashian or her like again. Aside from sampling Otis Redding, what the hell are Kanye West and Jay Z[...]

And the 2011 MTV Video Music Award goes to…

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: The 2011 MTV Video Music Awards just ended, and in case you missed any of the action, take a look at the complete list of winners: Best New Artist – Tyler, The Creator – “Yonkers” Best Male Video – Justin Bieber – “U Smile” Best Female[...]

Adele’s CD sales are up 10 percent

HollywoodNews.com: The real music story of 2011 is Adele and her “21″ album. The album and the single, “Roliing in the Deep,” have been mega hits for six months. “21″ has acted like an album from the early 1980s, defying the odds. This past week, sales were actually up ten[...]

Jessica Simpson defends herself against drunk comments

HollywoodNews.com: Jessica Simpson may be legal to drink, but that doesn’t mean she wants everyone thinking she was drunk at a recent Adele concert. Simpson reportedly went to Adele’s Los Angeles concert when people started speculating that she was “drunk swaying” during the performance, states UsMagazine.com. However, Simpson hit up[...]

Katy Perry Leads MTV VMA Nominations

HollywoodNews.com: On Wednesday, 26-year-old pop singer, Katy Perry won a total of nine nominations for the 2011 MTV VMA Awards. Katy’s video ‘Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F)’ got a best pop video mention, while ‘Firework’ was nominated for both video of the year and best female video. Adele earned seven nods,[...]

Lady Gaga Sells a Mere 30K CDs

HollywoodNews.com: Reports of revived CD sales are highly exaggerated. According to the numbers collected on hitsdailydouble.com, last week is pretty bad for the music industry. Summer used to be a time when kids had to have their music. But last week the top 10 totaled less than 500,000 copies sold[...]

Adele’s album surpasses 1 million units sold

HollywoodNews.com: Adele’s record breaking sophomore album 21 is the fastest digital selling album in the U.S. to surpass 1 million units. Released slightly over four months ago, Adele’s 21 has already sold 2.5 million units in the U.S. Adele’s single “Rolling In The Deep” was recently certified quadruple platinum for[...]

Beyonce’s New CD is Number 1

HollywoodNews.com: Beyonce‘s “4″ album debuts at Number 1 this week with around 300,000 copies sold. It’s a good but not great debut for “4″ considering its predecessor sold 480,000 copies a year and a half ago. The lower number is surely an indication of how the record biz has dwindled[...]