#Jay Z

The Devil & Mr. Carter: Can Jay-Z Sell His Soul And Keep His Artistic Integrity?

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A couple of weeks ago <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2013/06/jay-z-magna-carta-holy-grail-commercial">a commercial for Samsung mobile phones</a> aired in the middle of the NBA finals.


Adele Keeps Raking In Sales As “21” Crosses 10-Million Mark

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"The 24-year-old British songstress's album 21 has sold more than 10 million copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan.


Tupac Coachella Appearance Causes Spike In Album Sales

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<a href="http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/tupac-hologram-coachella-album-sales-317524">THR:</a> "<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/tupac">Tupac's</a> 1998 album Greatest Hits returns to the Billboard 200 for the first time since 2000, as it jumps back in at No.


Rihanna Crowned Best-Selling Digital Artist Ever

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"<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/rihanna">Rihanna's</a> run at the record books continues unabated, as the "We Found Love" singer has been named by Nielsen SoundScan as <a href="http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1676853/rihanna-best-selling-digital-artist.jhtml">the top-selling digital artist ever</a>.

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Music Didn’t Sell Well Last Week

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<a href="http://bit.ly/c6LqIe"> While the rest of the country may be on a slight economic upswing, the music industry seems to have missed the boat. Completely. This after reporting <a href="http://bit.ly/c6LqIe">the lowest amount of music sales</a> in its recorded history.

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