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On the Radar: Michael Jackson Loses Best Selling LP Title, Chance the Actor, Nicki Minaj Postpones Tour, + More

Kick off the week by seeing what music news has us buzzing on the latest edition of On the Radar. Michael Jackson no longer has the bestselling album of all time Michael Jackson no longer has the best selling album of all time. That title is now held by The Eagles for their compilation, Their Greatest Hits 1971- 1975. The album previously held the record, until Michael Jackson’s Thriller surpassed it shortly after his 2009 death. After a recent recalculation of the two LPs, the Recording Industry of Association of…

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On the Radar: Jennifer Lopez Gets Video Vanguard Award, Laura Jane Grace’s New Band, Nicki Minaj’s Album Delay + More

Maybe you were too busy surviving Lollapalooza to keep up with the hottest music news. Catch now with the latest edition of Chicago Music’s On the Radar. Jennifer Lopez to receive Video Vanguard Award at VMAs Jennifer Lopez’s list of accolades gets bigger. The singer is set to receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards. As if that wasn’t enough, her “Dinero” video is up for two more VMAs. Other recipients of the Video Vanguard award include Pink in 2017, Kanye West in 2015,…

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On the Radar: 30 Seconds to Mars, Nicki Minaj and Future Tour, Drake Goes Back to Degrassi + More

The hot weather got you down? Stay cool and catch up with the latest music news on the latest edition of On the Radar. 30 Seconds to Mars guitarist quits the band Tomo Miličević, guitarist for 30 Seconds to Mars, has quit the band. He revealed the news last week with a tweet saying “I am no longer in 30 Seconds to Mars. I don’t really know how to explain in a note how I could have come to a decision like this, but please believe me when I say…

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On the Radar: Mysterious Gorillaz Project, Nicki Minaj Album Delay, Femdot LP + More

Spend your day off checking out last week’s hottest music stories with the latest edition of On the Radar. Nicki Minaj pushes back ‘Queen’ album release date If you were looking forward to checking out the new Nicki Minaj album next month, we have some bad news for you. Minji has pushed back the release date for her upcoming record, Queen. Originally scheduled for a June 15th release date, it’s now been delayed until August 10th. She broke the news during an Instagram livestream last Thursday (May 24). “The label…

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On the Radar: NIN Album + Tour, Nicki Minaj Reveals New LP, Christina Aguilera on Tour + More

The weekend flew by so far, you may have missed music’s biggest stories. Catch up with this week’s On the Radar. Nicki Minaj announces new album Queen Last month, Nicki Minaj treated us to two new singles, “Barbie Tingz” and “Chun-Li.” Now, she’s revealed details for her upcoming album dubbed Queen. The record will drop June 15. She made the announcement during the Met Gala last week. “It’s a big night for me because I just let the world know that my album is coming June 15 and it’s called Queen,…

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