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Super Bowl XLV Shatters Ratings Record

Sunday’s Super Bowl XLV landed 111 million viewers, setting a new record as the most-watched telecast in TV history. The figure tops the 106.5 million who watched the 2010 game between New Orleans and Indianapolis. The Green Bay Packers’ vicitory over 2009 NFL champs the Pittsburgh Steelers enjoyed a five percent increase from last year’s [...] Continue reading Super Bowl XLV Shatters Ratings Record

The King of Rock is no match for the cast of Glee across the pond. The all-singing, all-dancing TV show, about an unlikely group of high school misfits who form a choir, has smashed Elvis Presley’s UK pop chart record after becoming the fastest act to notch 20 Top 40 hits. Glee’s Britney Spears Tribute [...] Continue reading “Glee” Shatters Elvis’ Record On UK Pop Chart

Britney Spears’ latest track, “Hold It Against Me,” has received the highest amount of radio play in Billboard’s 18-year history. On Monday, Brit’s dance-fused single stormed Billboard’s Pop Songs chart — which lists the most-played songs on 130 mainstream Top 40 radio stations across the US — at No. 16, earning 4,071 plays in its [...] Continue reading Britney Spears “Hold It Against Me” Shatters Billboard Spin Record

Country crooner Chely Wright made history last May when she came out as a lesbian during a revealing chat with PEOPLE Magazine. The revelation, which was plastered across the front cover of the celebrity weekly, made Chely the first openly gay woman in the world of guitars, pickup trucks, and the Grand Ole Opry. Oh [...] Continue reading Chely Wright: “Coming Out Tanked My Record Sales…”

Rihanna Ties Elvis For UK Chart Record

Rihanna is Queen of the Pop Charts across the pond — and rewriting the history books in the process. The diva’s fifth charttopping album, Loud, just helped Rihanna become the first female solo artist in UK chart history to achieve five No.1 singles in five consecutive years, according to the Official Charts Company. Britain’s current [...] Continue reading Rihanna Ties Elvis For UK Chart Record