Chris Brown

Chris Brown unleashed his frustration on “fake” social media followers for not buying his album, Royalty.

The 26-year-old singer slammed his huge social media following in a series of tweets on Tuesday. Brown has over 35 MILLION followers on Twitter.com and Instagram.com combined. But his album, Royalty, is estimated to sell a little over 165,000 copies in its first week.

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Monica Brown Code Red

Singer Monica Brown‘s new CD, Code Red, is estimated to sell 30K-35K units in 1st week sales.

At best, Code Red is expected to sell or stream 37,000 units in the 1st week.

This comes after Mo and her management put together a well-organized promotional campaign that saw the Atlanta songbird performing promo shows around the country to promote her album and appearing on talk shows.

Monica’s estimated 1st week sales provide more evidence that social media follows and ‘likes’ are worthless and often do not translate to sales for artists.

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James Wright Chanel

YouTube star James Wright Chanel‘s 15 minutes are winding down. Chanel became an overnight sensation when he sang the praises of Patti LaBelle‘s high calorie sweet potato pies. His ecstatic review helped Walmart sell over 1 million of the sugary confections.

But some say he’s doing too much.

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Coldplay featuring Beyonce

A few years ago, Complex.com had a story about Beyonce turning down a collabo with British band Coldplay. Coldplay ended up contacting a more grateful Rihanna instead.

“Well, I did write a song for Beyonce, but it got rejected by her A&R people. And the one I wrote for Rihanna didn’t get rejected,” coldplay frontman Chris Martin told Maxim.

What a difference a few years makes.

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Dustin Michael

Remember back in the day when you and your girlfriends tossed all your panties at Dustin Michael Breeding and his brothers in the boy band B5?

After taking a hiatus to raise a family and record as a solo artist, Dustin returns with a new grown folks track entitled “Pay it Forward”.

Dustin dropped the sexy music video for his new ballad on Friday. The video was filmed in Paris and is dedicated to the victims of the Paris attacks.

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Adele

Listen to a snippet of new music by British chanteuse Adele titled “When We Were Young,” off her upcoming album, 25, in stores Friday, Nov. 20.

Adele, who is in New York promoting her album, recorded the song with singer-songwriter Tobias Jesso Jr., whom she described as her favorite collaborator. The song has a 70s vibe to it that Adele says she loves.

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