Billboard Partner With Spotify To Stream Charts and New Features

Spotify will power over 75 of Billboard’s music charts along with new Billboard features like New Music Fridays. No matter your opinion on music streaming you can’t deny it’s massively important to the music industry…

YouTube Launch Weekly Global Music Charts

YouTube’s new top 100 chart lets you see all of the hottest music on YouTube¬†from¬†week to week. As the world’s largest video hosting site it can be easy to forget that YouTube is also home…

Soundcloud Chart System Explained: New Main Genre Selection and Tagging System

Since Soundcloud launched their Chart system there has been a lot questions about how those charts function and how artists can add their music to specific main charts. The solution is here! Soundcloud has updated…

What Was The Biggest Song in 2015?

The Official Charts Company have revealed what the most popular song in 2015 was and surprise… It’s not ‘Hello’. Less of a surprise… the biggest song in 2015 was Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson. Despite…

Adele Gained Over 1 Million YouTube Subscribers In October

Adele has been topping the music charts since the release of her new album ’25’ and now she’s topping YouTube Charts. In case you hadn’t seen it in every headline since it’s release, British singer…

Spotify’s Most Streamed Artist of 2015 Revealed

Spotify have announced their streaming charts for the year of 2015. Over the last 12 months over 75 million people have listened to 20 billion hours of music, creating more than 2 billion playlists all…

I Wanna Feel by STAMEN – RouteNote SoundCloud Network Member Hits Number 1 in SoundCloud Charts

STAMEN’s new track ‘I Wanna Feel’ has only been out for 29 days. In that time he has rocketed to number one on SoundCloud and gained over 8 million SoundCloud plays. I Wanna Feel quickly…

Minute of Silence Now Most Popular Song in Austria

At the of top of the iTunes charts in Austria right now is the track “Schweigeminute (Traiskirchen),” Schweigeminute meaning ‘minute’s silence’ in German. And the track is just that, a minute song of silence. Austrian…

Music Streaming in the UK Flourishing in 2015

The BPI (British Phongraphic Industry) and Official Charts Company have released their mid-year figures for the music industry in Britain and it seems that streaming is driving a boost in music consumption. Every week there…

Music Albums Sales are Directly Affected by People Listening to Music on YouTube

There is an article over on TorrentFreak that talks about a study finding that YouTube hurts music album sales. Im not sure if this is news or just common sense? If Im listening to music…