New platinum certifications for Rihanna

Rihanna is continuing her reign as the Queen of singles sales in the United States. Now she has 124 million records sold as a solo artist.  44 of her singles went gold, 38 platinum and 30 are multi platinum. Three of her songs got their certifications updated lately and amongCONTINUE READING

For the first time in nearly two decades, music industry revenue has increased for two straight years — and that’s good news for the highest earners on Billboard’s annual Money Makers list. In 2016, the 50 top artists in U.S. sales, publishing, streaming and touring took home $890.7 million, a staggering 34 percentCONTINUE READING

2017 Song of the Summer? I think so! DJ Khaled, Rihanna and Bryson Tiller’s music video for Wild Thoughts– a single from DJ Khaled’s album Grateful was viewed more than 100 million times 20 days after its release which means it is now VEVO Certified. It is Rihanna’s 40th video to reachCONTINUE READING

Following a rebound year in 2016, Puma said it expects to deliver robust first-quarter results, prompting it to raise its guidance for the current year. In the first quarter, consolidated sales expanded approximately 15 percent on a currency-adjusted basis to €1.005 billion ($1.07 billion) while increasing 18.0 percent on reportedCONTINUE READING