Tag Archives: Billboard 200

Three Rap Albums Hold Top Spots For The First Time In Billboard History

The summer for hip-hop in 2013 is getting better every month. We’re about midway through July and the conversations for the biggest releases are still ongoing. J. Cole, Mac Miller, Kanye West and Wale have all dropped albums, while Jay-Z successfully created new rules with his twelfth studio effort. Let’s not forget – there’s August […]

J. Cole Lands the No. 1 Spot on Billboard 200

By//Najja Parker Some of us might have thought J. Cole was power tripping when he abruptly upped the release date of  ”Born Sinner” to compete with Kanye West’s “Yeezus.” While he didn’t beat out Mr. West the first week, Cole tops the charts this week at number one. Originally prepping for a June 25th release […]