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Official Charts Analysis: Jess Glynne follows singles success with No.1 album

Official Charts Analysis: Jess Glynne follows singles success with No.1 album Gated Content

ALBUMS
A week after scoring her fifth number one single, Jess Glynne tops the album chart with I Cry When ...

by Alan Jones
on Aug 28th 2015 at 6:00PM
Glynne

UK Airplay Analysis: Jess Glynne nabs fourth radio No.1 Gated Content

A week after stealing Atlantic labelmate Charlie Puth's sales crown, Jess Glynne's Don't Be So Hard On Yourself becomes her ...

by Alan Jones
on Aug 28th 2015 at 6:00PM
Avert your eyes children! Yeah right

Avert your eyes children! Yeah right

There are few things harder to police than kids looking for something raunchy on the internet. And slapping an 18 ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Aug 26th 2015 at 6:03PM
Viewpoint: How music enhances the video gaming experience

Viewpoint: How music enhances the video gaming experience Gated Content

Clay Johnson, CEO of global B2B licensing company Music Dealers, shares a potted history of music in video games and ...


on Aug 24th 2015 at 2:06PM

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Steel Panther

This one's dedicated to all you Gucci bag carriers out there...

Where do record label/company bosses park their taste? I don't mean their good taste or their bad taste, I mean ...

by DAVE ROBERTS
on Aug 13th 2015 at 12:22PM
Macc

Official Charts Analysis: The Maccabees's Marks To Prove It takes No.1 albums slot Gated Content

ALBUMS
They're both from London, they both reached number four with their last album in 2012 and they both took ...

by Alan Jones
on Aug 7th 2015 at 6:00PM
Drag Me Down

International Charts Analysis: 1D hit No.1 in 19 of Top 20 iTunes territories Gated Content

One Direction's surprise new single Drag Me Down - their first since the departure of Zayn Malik - was number ...

by Alan Jones
on Aug 3rd 2015 at 11:00AM
Official Charts Analysis: Chemical Brothers claim sixth No.1 album with Born In The Echoes

Official Charts Analysis: Chemical Brothers claim sixth No.1 album with Born In The Echoes Gated Content

ALBUMS

Their eighth studio album in a career that spans a little over 20 years, Born In The Echoes is ...

by Alan Jones
on Jul 31st 2015 at 6:00PM

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The apps built to boost Spotify plays, and why they get slapped down

The apps built to boost Spotify plays, and why they get slapped down

The following is a Viewpoint from Hayley Devlin and Martin Ochs - associate media lawyers at Hamlins LLP


on Jul 31st 2015 at 3:47PM
Kill Your Friends

Don't kill your friends, count them

The music industry (secretly, when the government’s not looking) likes to think that Kill Your Friends, the imminent big screen ...

by DAVE ROBERTS
on Jul 28th 2015 at 2:49PM
GED

Ged Doherty: 'We hope that no threat to BBC radio's music output will materialise"

The following viewpoint was written by BPI and BRIT Awards chairman Ged Doherty.


on Jul 27th 2015 at 1:36PM
Years & Years

International Charts Analysis: Years & Years' Communion goes Top 10 in Canada, Australia and more Gated Content

Number one in the UK for the second week in a row, London trio Years & Years' introductory album Communion ...

by Alan Jones
on Jul 27th 2015 at 11:40AM

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Little Mix

Official Charts Analysis: Little Mix score No.1 single, Years & Years debut LP lands on top Gated Content

SINGLES
It required a little Black Magic, but X Factor Season Eight winners Little Mix finally conjured up their third ...

by Alan Jones
on Jul 17th 2015 at 6:00PM

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Ed Sheeran reclaims top chart spots in Australia, Canada, New Zealand

Ed Sheeran reclaims top chart spots in Australia, Canada, New Zealand Gated Content

Moving into its second year on the chart, Ed Sheeran's X also moves serenely back to number one in Australia, ...

by Alan Jones
on Jun 29th 2015 at 10:13AM
Editorial: Like or loathe him, Cowell deserves congrats

Editorial: Like or loathe him, Cowell deserves congrats

With the likes of Michael Eavis, Annie Lennox, Gary Barlow and Jools Holland having graced the MITs stage in recent ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 18th 2015 at 1:44PM
Melvin

Melvin Benn reflects on Festival Republic partnership with Attitude Is Everything Gated Content

The following is a viewpoint written by Melvin Benn, which originally appeared in the June 5 issue of Music Week: ...


on Jun 17th 2015 at 3:53PM
Florence & The Machine top chart in US, Canada, Switzerland and Poland

Florence & The Machine top chart in US, Canada, Switzerland and Poland Gated Content

Muse's fifth number one on home turf, Drones is also flying high globally, with a similarly lofty debut in Australia, ...

by Alan Jones
on Jun 15th 2015 at 9:56AM