Taylor Swift breaks two Spotify records on release day of her re-recorded album

Friday saw Red (Taylor’s Version) become the most-streamed album by a female and Taylor Swift become the most-streamed female in a day.

Top 10 songs by weeks spent on the Billboard Hot 100

Which tracks have spent the most time in the Billboard Hot 100? We list the top 10 tracks, along with the positions they peaked at.

Billboard and Logitech partner to launch Song Breaker Chart – a creator centered music chart

Song Breaker Chart from Billboard and Logitech is a monthly ranking highlighting creators driving music consumption through content creation.

Twitter partner with Billboard to launch ‘Hot Trending’ chart

The upcoming Billboard Hot Trending chart will highlight the most talked-about songs over the past 24 hours on the social network.

What will be the Song of the Summer 2020?

It has been a strange year so far and Summer isn’t quite the same, but there still has be a definitive hit for the season regardless. Summer is upon us, even if we’re not getting…

6ix9ine claim Ariana Grande and Justin Bieber bought their way to the number one spot on Billboard

“You can buy number ones on Billboard” says Tekashi 6ix9ine, in an Instagram post accusing Ariana Grande and Justin Bieber of fraud. On May 8th Ariana Grande & Justin Bieber released their charity single Stuck with…

Billboard’s parent company has bought Nielsen Music insights

Billboard may get exclusive access to the music data powering their charts as their parent company buys out the influential Nielsen Music. Valence Media have bought Nielsen Music, an organisation renowned for their data and…

Billboard change how album sales are counted for merch bundles

Billboard have looked at the way they count album sales and changed the rules for how a sale is counted for merchandise bundles. Merchandise bundles have been causing a bit of a fuss in recent…

Billboard’s parent company to purchase Nielsen SoundScan

Valence are looking to acquire SoundScan so that Billboards charts and music data are all under one umbrella. Billboard and SoundScan work closely together, with the latter providing music data and analytics to inform the…

Rolling Stone’s daily music charts take Billboard head on

Billboard have a new competitor in tallying up the most popular music as Rolling Stone launch their all new music charts. As one of the most famed music publications around the world, Rolling Stone are…