Jazmine Sullivan and T.I. remain on top of this week's most coveted charts - R&B/Hip Hop Songs and the Billboard Hot 100 with their respective hits "Need U Bad" and "Whatever You Like." Just one week after setting a new record with a 71-1 jump, T.I.'s "Whatever You Like" remains No.1 on the Hot 100 this week. According to Nielsen Soundscan the Hip Hop star's single pushed 176,000 downloads this week and may be sneaking up on Jazmine Sullivan's #1 R&B/Hip Hop hit "Need U Bad." According to Billboard, Sullivan's "Need U Bad" claims the No. 1 spot for a second week on the Hot R&B/Hip Hop Songs chart this week, replacing Keyshia Cole's "Heavensent." Elsewhere on the charts, Rihanna's "Disturbia" held tight at No.2 on the Hot 100, followed by Chris Brown's "Forever" at No.4 and Ne-Yo's "Closer" at No. 8. Ludacris' new single "What Them Girls Like" featuring Chris Brown and Sean Garrett became this week's top debut, imprinting the chart at No.59.
"Need U Bad" singer Jazmine Sullivan has officially picked up a spot on Maxwell's highly anticipated fall tour according to J Records.Currently celebrating the success of the runaway single "Need U Bad," which is #1 on the Urban mainstream charts this week, Sullivan becomes the first female in almost four years to do so. The Jonathan Mannion-directed video for "Need U Bad" is also the No. 1 clip on BET's 106 & Park video countdown show and the No. 2 highest rated video on AOL Music.Riding high on the single, Sullivan has been tapped by Maxwell to open his 25-city tour which runs through November 21st. (updated tour schedule below)Jazmine Sullivan's debut album "Fearless" is slated for release September 23rd featuring production from Missy Elliott, Stargate and Salaam Remi.Tour dates are as follows: Oct 8 Boston, MA Opera House Oct 9 New York, NY Radio City Music Hall Oct 10 Wallingford/ Chevrolet Theatre Oct 12 Toronto Massey Theatre Oct 14 Cincinnati, OH The Taft Theatre Oct 15 St. Louis, MO Fox Theatre Oct 17 Indianapolis, IN Murat Theater Oct 18 Chicago, IL Chicago Theater Oct 19 Detroit, MI Fox Theatre Oct 21 Minneapolis, MN Orpheum Theater Oct 22 Omaha, OK Music Hall Oct 23 Kansas City, MO Uptown Theatre Oct 25 Denver, CO Paramount Theatre Oct 28 Oakland, CA Paramount Theatre Oct 31 Las Vegas, NV Pearl Nov 1 Los Angeles, CA Shrine Auditorium Nov 6 Houston, TX Verizon Theatre Nov 8 Dallas, TX Majestic Theatre Nov 10 Birmingham, AL BJCC Hall Nov 11 Memphis, TN Orpheum Theater Nov 12 Atlanta, GA Civic Center Nov 14 Greensboro, NC Coliseum Theatre Nov 15 Richmond, VA Landmark Theatre Nov 17 Washington, DC Constitution Hall Nov 21 Philadephia, PA Susquehanna Center
R&B newcomer Jazmine Sullivan has finalized the tracklisting for her debut album entitled "Fearless," due in stores September 23rd. Led by the hit single "Need U Bad" Sullivan's J Records debut features a bevy of today's hottest producers including Stargate, Salaam Reid, Anthony Bell and Missy Elliott who produced "Need You Bad." The twelve track album on which Sullivan penned every track, was finalized this week just in time for the singer who has begun a promotional tour in support of the effort. In related news, the singer has kicked off a "Fearless Lyric Contest" in which fans are allowed to write lyrics to a special track that Sullivan will record this fall. The winning lyrics will be recorded and added to a special edition of her album "Fearless," to enter visit http://www.imeem.com/jazminesullivan. Check out Jazmine Sullivan's tracklisting below, "Fearless" hits stores September 23rd. Jazmine Sullivan "Fearless" - Tracklisting: 01 Bust Your Windows (produced by Salaam Remi) 02 Need U Bad (produced by Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott , co-produced by Lamb) 03 My Foolish Heart (produced by Ivan "Orthodox" Barias & Carvin "Ransum" Haggins ) 04 Lions, Tigers and Bears (produced by Salaam Remi) 05 Call Me Guilty (produced by Salaam Remi) 06 One Night Stand (Produced by Fisticuffs) 07 After The Hurricane (Produced by Stargate) 08 Live A Lie (produced by Salaam Remi) 09 Dream Big (produced by Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott, co-produced by Lamb) 10 Switch! (Produced by Jack Splash) 11 Fear (Produced by Dirty Harry) 12 In Love With Another Man (Produced by Anthony Bell, Co-Produced by Jazmine Sullivan)