In an attempt to evolve with the ever-changing music industry, Billboard and Nielson Music will officially change their tracking week in order to coincide with the new global release date recently set by the IFPI.
Billboard just announced its Woman of the Year and this year the award goes to Pop-country superstar Taylor Swift! Swift will be honored at the 2011 Billboard Women in Music event in New York on December 2nd. She's only 21 by the way, making her the youngest person ever to receive the recognition. We have the full scoop from PopCrush.