News

What we listen to: this week’s top downloads

What we listen to: this week’s top downloads

TOP ALBUMS: Eminem's latest tops both the iTunes and GooglePlay download list. Photo: clipart.com

The most popular songs on iTunes this week:

Top Songs

1. “The Monster (feat. Rihanna),” Eminem
2. “Royals,” Lorde
3. “Say Something (feat. Christina Aguilera),” A Great Big World
4. “Counting Stars,” OneRepublic
5. “Roar,” Katy Perry
6. “Wake Me Up,” Avicii
7. “Timber (feat. Ke$ha),” Pitbull
8. “Wrecking Ball,” Miley Cyrus
9. “Let Her Go,” Passenger
10. “Demons,” Imagine Dragons

Top Albums

1. “The Marshall Mathers LP 2,” Eminem
2. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde
3. “PTX, Vol. 2,” Pentatonix
4. “ARTPOP,” Lady Gaga
5. “PRISM,” Katy Perry
6. “Nothing Was the Same,” Drake
7. “Church Clothes, Vol. 2,” Lecrae
8. “Avril Lavigne,” Avril Lavigne
9. “Loved Me Back to Life,” Celine Dion
10. “Same Trailer Different Park,” Kacey Musgraves

The most popular songs on GooglePlay this week:

Top Songs
1. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde
2. “Monster,” Eminem
3. “Counting Stars,” OneRepublic
4. “Demons,” Imagine Dragons
5. “Let Her Go,” Passenger
6. “Hold On, We’re Going Home,” Drake
7. “Sail,” Awolnation
8. “Roar,” Katy Perry
9. “Radioactive,” Imagine Dragons
10. “Wake Me Up,” Avicii

Top Albums

1. “The Marshall Mathers LP 2,” Eminem
2. “ARTPOP,” Lady Gaga
3. “Sail Out,” Jhene Aiko
4. “Appetite For Destruction,” Guns N Roses
5. “Sublime,” Sublime
6. “The Marshall Mathers LP,” Eminem
7. “Nothing Was The Same,” Drake
8. “The Blue Album,” Weezer
9. “Nevermind,” Nirvana
10. “Pure Heroine,” Lorde

Latest Stories

30 mins ago in Entertainment

Dan Aykroyd adapting ‘Blues Brothers’ for animated series

Fresh
danaykroyd391647313397

The animated project will also feature the band's original songs, as well as soul and blues classics, and new material recorded specially for the series, which Aykroyd will help to develop alongside "Saturday Night Live" writer Anne Beatts.

36 mins ago in Entertainment

‘Frozen’ fans want Queen Elsa to ‘come out’

Fresh
21-overlay-2

Fans are urging movie executives to make the film's snow queen Elsa a lesbian in the sequel.

45 mins ago in Music

Lennon’s lyrics, Cobain’s letter and Gaga’s piano up for auction

Fresh
johnlennon296387483243

John Lennon's handwritten lyrics, Lady Gaga's first piano and an angry note from Kurt Cobain discussing the possibility of disbanding Nirvana after an unflattering magazine article are among the top items being offered at an upcoming auction.

47 mins ago in Entertainment

It’s ‘Star Wars’ Day: May the 4th be with you

Fresh
starwarsday16125289429647

It's not a national holiday, yet it might be an intergalactic one.

56 mins ago in Entertainment

It’s easier to follow friends on Twitter

Fresh
twitterREUTERS

A new Connect tab on Twitter Inc's mobile app makes it easier for people to find accounts to follow, the social network said on Tuesday as it launched the new feature to attract more users.