The No.1 album on the US charts only sold 823 records

Digital music is dominating the music industry as less people are going out to buy CDs than ever and this has never been more clear than with the current number 1 album in the US…

Post Malone breaks the Spotify record for longest No. 1 stretch

The White Iverson, Post Malone, has set a new record for Spotify with his latest hit Rockstar sitting at the top of the charts for the longest ever. Ed Sheeran may still be the king…

How a site selling samples made a No.1 hit and $35m in funding

Splice has grown from a site offering samples to creating a number 1 hit with Demi Lovato and a massive round of funding. Splice creator Steve Martocci started his entrepreneurship with a text messaging service,…

Gangnam Style? Nope. See You Again? No more. A new video dominates YouTube now

Just a month after Gangnam Style lost its long running spot at number 1 on YouTube, another video has taken first place. Charlie Puth and Wiz Khalifa knocked Psy’s Gangnam Style off the top spot…

Gangnam Style loses YouTube #1 spot, you won’t believe what beat it

Psy’s viral sensation ‘Gangnam Style’ has held YouTube’s top spot for years but now it has been overtaken, by this? Yes, Wiz Khalifa’s track made for the Furious 7 soundtrack is – for whatever reason…

Justin Bieber’s ‘Sorry’ breaks streaming records with over 100 million streams in the UK

Justin Bieber just broke a UK record for the most streamed track in the UK ever. Bieber‘s track ‘Sorry’ spent 2 weeks at the top of the Official UK Charts when it was released last…

“Weird Al” Yankovic’s First Number One Album

After over 30 years of releasing hit singles, Weird Al has just achieved his first number one album on the Billboard Top 200, with his new album Mandatory Fun. In just it’s first week, it…

Ed Sheeran Best Selling Album of 2014

According to the latest chart update, Ed Sheeran has secured the longest running album at number one this year, beating Paolo Nutini’s Caustic Love. Ed Sheeran – X has sustained 4 weeks at the top…

Lady Gaga Tops UK Singles Chart for 2nd Week Running, But Does She Really Have Talent?

Lady Gaga’s “Poker Face” (Interscope/Universal) started a second week at No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart yesterday. I recently saw an indepth interview with Lady Gaga, who has previously written songs for Britney Spears…