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  • Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, October 22
  • Patrick Bruel: 'It's easier to break the States than the UK'
  • Sony/ATV promotes Rich Christina to SVP, Head of East Coast A&R
  • Official Charts Analysis: Henderson's debut LP tops charts with 43,824 sales
  • Music Week Presents: GoGo Penguin
Radio playlist update: Capital FM

Radio playlist update: Capital FM Gated Content

The latest Capital FM playlist for the week commencing October 24, 2014 has been revealed.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 5:30PM
Radio playlist update: BBC Radio 1

Radio playlist update: BBC Radio 1 Gated Content

The latest BBC Radio 1 playlist for October 27-November 2 has been revealed.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 5:08PM
Def Jam signs online ad revenue deal with Playwire

Def Jam signs online ad revenue deal with Playwire

Def Jam Recordings has struck a deal with Playwire to ‘develop new digital revenue streams for artists globally that leverage ...

on Oct 22nd 2014 at 4:10PM
Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, October 22

Official Charts Midweek Sales Flash: Wednesday, October 22 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 3:57PM

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Patrick Bruel: 'It's easier to break the States than the UK'

Patrick Bruel: 'It's easier to break the States than the UK' Gated Content

As Patrick Bruel proves, there’s no right time for international artists to first come to the UK. The French ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 2:54PM
Voting for 2015 Music Producers Guild Awards now open

Voting for 2015 Music Producers Guild Awards now open

Voting for the 2015 Music Producers Guild Awards is now open until midnight, October 31.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 2:52PM
Sony/ATV

Sony/ATV promotes Rich Christina to SVP, Head of East Coast A&R

Sony/ATV has promoted Rich Christina to the role of SVP, head of East Coast A&R, based in the company’s New ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 2:13PM
Check out the latest music industry jobs

Check out the latest music industry jobs

Searching for a new music industry job? A number of new vacancies have been added to the Music Week jobs ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 11:30AM

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Australia seeking cost limits for TPP piracy crackdown

Australia seeking cost limits for TPP piracy crackdown

A leaked draft of the Trans-Pacific Partnership’s intellectual property chapter shows that Australia wants ISPs to police piracy on networks ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 10:30AM
Royce Bell joins PRS for Music Foundation as Chair of the Board of Trustees

Royce Bell joins PRS for Music Foundation as Chair of the Board of Trustees

PRS for Music Foundation has named Royce Bell as the new chair of its Board of the Trustees.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 9:52AM
Radio playlist update: 6Music

Radio playlist update: 6Music Gated Content

The latest BBC Radio 6Music playlist and Albums of the Day have been revealed, covering the seven days commencing Saturday, ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 9:40AM
300

Lyor Cohen's 300 revamps website, hires 16 staff members

Lyor Cohen's new venture, 300, is taking shape, after revamping its website and hiring 16 staff members for A&R, ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 9:33AM

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Voting for European Border Breakers Awards Public Choice Award now open

Voting for European Border Breakers Awards Public Choice Award now open

Voting for the European Border Breakers Awards Public Choice Award is now open.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 21st 2014 at 3:41PM
PPL

Gerald Newson to stand for re-election at PPL's 2014 Annual Performer Meeting

PPL Annual Performer Meeting will be take place on Wednesday, November 26 this year.

For the first time, the APM ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 21st 2014 at 3:37PM
TuneCore

TuneCore launches 'YouTube Money' service

TuneCore launched a new service called YouTube Money, which will give the platform's worldwide user-base the ability to monetise their ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 21st 2014 at 3:22PM
1000 volts of holt

'Legendary' reggae singer and writer John Holt dies, aged 67

Reggae singer and writer John Holt passed away at the age of 67 on Sunday.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 21st 2014 at 3:09PM

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Manufacturing report: 'Vinyl is king right now'

Manufacturing report: 'Vinyl is king right now' Gated Content

While the likes of artists, labels and publishers have been able to benefit from the increasingly streaming-orientated listening habits ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 21st 2014 at 1:48PM
iTunes up 7% YoY in Apple's fiscal Q4

iTunes up 7% YoY in Apple's fiscal Q4

iTunes sales were up to $4.6 billion in Apple's fiscal Q4 report - a 7% rise year-on-year up from $4.3 ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 21st 2014 at 1:47PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Meghan Trainor No.1, Waze & Odyssey & R. Kelly No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Meghan Trainor No.1, Waze & Odyssey & R. Kelly No.2

Today's iTunes UK charts – correct at the time of posting (1pm) – are:

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 21st 2014 at 1:00PM
Pandora tests new Sponsored Listening ad format

Pandora tests new Sponsored Listening ad format

Pandora has partnered with Fox for beta testing of a new advertising product - 'Sponsored Listening'.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 21st 2014 at 12:45PM
Ron Fair

Ron Fair exits Capitol Music Group - report

Chief creative officer and executive vice president of Virgin Records, Ron Fair, has reportedly left his role.

Billboard sources suggest ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Oct 21st 2014 at 10:21AM
Music Week Presents: GoGo Penguin

Music Week Presents: GoGo Penguin

Chances are, you've heard about this Manchester-based electro-jazz trio-galore called GoGo Penguin in one way or another. And if you ...

Karma Bertelsen
by Karma Bertelsen
on Oct 21st 2014 at 10:00AM
Radio playlist update: Xfm

Radio playlist update: Xfm Gated Content

Xfm has revealed its new playlist and Records of the Week for the period commencing October 13, 2014.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 21st 2014 at 9:40AM
Music Week ChartPack

New Music Week ChartPack available now Gated Content

Today's Music Week ChartPack is now available to read online or download - featuring the latest weekly Official Singles and ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Oct 20th 2014 at 4:59PM
Fatboy Slim, Basement Jaxx, Skrillex and Carl Cox confirmed for Snowbombing 2015

Fatboy Slim, Basement Jaxx, Skrillex and Carl Cox confirmed for Snowbombing 2015

Europe’s largest snow and music festival, Snowbombing, has announced its first wave of dance acts for the 2015 edition.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 20th 2014 at 3:28PM