CSPC: Justin Bieber Popularity Analysis

Justin Bieber

You won’t find many artists more talked about than Justin Bieber. Just 22, the Canadian superstar has been all over the news for over 7 years now, so much so that his celebrity ended  Continue reading “CSPC: Justin Bieber Popularity Analysis”

CSPC: Eminem Popularity Analysis

THE RAP GOD

We get so much used to talk about divas and rock bands that we end up forgetting a few male artists perform well. Not only well, the biggest act since Continue reading “CSPC: Eminem Popularity Analysis”

CSPC: Bruno Mars Popularity Analysis

KAIZFENG TALENT - Bruno Mars by Kai Z Feng

When answering to a comment on a CSPC article, I mentioned my target of covering every major selling album of the last ten years. Bruno Mars only Continue reading “CSPC: Bruno Mars Popularity Analysis”

CSPC: Katy Perry Popularity Analysis

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She is back! Katy Perry just ended to drop her new single, Rise, selected to become the Rio Olympic Games official song. Back in 2008, the American pop star had to defend herself arguing she was no Continue reading “CSPC: Katy Perry Popularity Analysis”

France Album Sales: Beyonce

Beyonce

While Beyonce just ended to drop the not-so-unexpected new album Lemonade, it is about time to review her discography performances in France. Just like Coldplay, she is pretty much in the middle of the road. She is too young to put her along with legendary Divas like Celine Dion, Madonna, Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston or Barbra Streisand. She is too old to feature with among the young generation a la Continue reading “France Album Sales: Beyonce”

The Commensurate Sales to Popularity Concept (CSPC) : Introduction

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INTRODUCTION

Hello everyone! Let me introduce this third Master Series with this few words: Facts can also lie.

Katy Perry sold more records than Dire Straits, Bon Jovi and the Guns N’ Roses. White Christmas by Bing Crosby and Candle In The Wind by Elton John are the two bestselling singles of all-time. Mariah Carey Continue reading “The Commensurate Sales to Popularity Concept (CSPC) : Introduction”

France best selling albums ever:
Le Grand Bleu Soundtrack by Éric Serra (1988)

Sorry for the pun, but with Eric Serra composed Le Grand Bleu Soundtrack we get into troubled waters. After well over 100 albums studied, this is the very first one Continue reading “France best selling albums ever: Le Grand Bleu Soundtrack by Éric Serra (1988)”

RIAA Certifications: Streaming included on Albums awards

Evolution

The Times Are A-Changing

A few days only after our study describing how the industry will move into a streaming world, the RIAA reveals an expected but still breaking news. Continue reading “RIAA Certifications: Streaming included on Albums awards”