Train frontman Pat Monahan was asked about the bands upcoming 13-track collection and he says it’s filled with “Rolling Stones-type songs and songs that are very radio and dance-y and fun”. “Drive By” is the first single and it’s this week’s sole HitPredictor at Mainstream Top 40.
Adele’s album 21 is still #1 after nearly a year on the charts and her 3rd release from that album, “Set Fire To the Rain” has already been a HitPredictor at Mainstream Top 40, Hot AC, Mainstream AC and now it’s a Rhythmic HitPredictor.
Rihanna’s 3rd single from Talk That Talk was produced by Stargate, who previously helmed “Only Girl (In The World)” and “What’s My Name” is the title track from her album that’s currently #5 on the Billboard 200. It is this week’s sole Urban HitPredictor.
Adam Lamberts fans, otherwise known as Glamberts are very, very happy that his second studio album, Trespassing is set to be released on March, 20th. The first single “Better Than I Know Myself“, a collaboration with Dr. Luke was described by one critic as one of Adam’s biggest, boldest and most beautiful tracks to date. Jason Mraz is back with “I Won’t Give Up“, the first official single from his upcoming fourth studio album, Love Is a Four-Letter Word, which debuted at #1 on the Digital Singles sales charts. The People gained a fanbase through small club shows and appearances at the music festivals Coachella and South by Southwest, now they are on their way with “Don’t Stop“, the 2nd big hit from their first album Torches. This week both songs are Hot AC HitPredictors.
This week’s HitPredictor at Mainstream AC is Christina Perri’s “A Thousand Years“, the second single from The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
Josh Turner’s “Time Is Love,” is the first single from his upcoming 5th album expected to follow later this year and it’s a Country HitPredictor this week.
Provo Utah’s Neon Trees are back with their 2nd album, Picture Show which is due out in March. The first single from it is “Everybody Talks“. The Shins were formed in Albuquerque, New Mexico but are now based in Portland, Oregon. The band’s first studio album in 5 years is Port Of Morrow, due in March and the first single is “Simple Song“. Iceland’s six piece indie/folk band Of Monsters and Men, debuted their album My Head is an Anima and the first single from it is “Little Talks“. All 3 songs are Alternative HitPredictors this week.
Along with Theory of A Deadman, Kara DioGuardi wrote “Hurricane” the 4th single from the album The Truth is…, that is this week’s sole HitPredictor at Active Rock.