"Watching some guy get a pedicure in an air-conditioned tent is so not rock & roll"
Dolly Parton, Tori Amos and Sarah McLachlan also make strong debuts
Plus, is a Michael Jackson renaissance inevitable or doubtful?
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Jimmy Iovine will reportedly become Apple executive alongside label mogul
Also, is Iggy Azalea the next Pharrell?
Future, Iggy Azalea albums fail to dethrone children's soundtrack
"It's obvious [Pandora] wants to show disrespect for past artists," says guitarist Steve Cropper
Despite increased attendance, some promoters remain cautious
Pharrell posts lowest sales for a Number Two album since 1991
Music industry trade group accuses file-sharing site of "rapid, unrestricted downloading of popular, infringing content"
Plus, will Shakira bounce back from second-week disappointment?
While 'Frozen' continues to dominate. the EDM producer hopes to capitalize on surprise new album
"This is just taking it to the max of short song length and extremely high volumes of play," says Vulfpeck's Jack Stratton of 'Sleepify'
Soundtrack becomes first album in 2014 to sell 1 million copies