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Today's iTunes Charts: Meghan Trainor No.1, Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj No.2

Today's iTunes Charts: Meghan Trainor No.1, Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 1st 2014 at 1:00PM
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 1st 2014 at 12:30PM
Leading EDM agents combine to form Connected Artists

Leading EDM agents combine to form Connected Artists

Panos Ayassotelis of Paragon Artists and ATM Artists' Eli Booker have merged agencies, creating Connected Artists.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 1st 2014 at 12:30PM
Tesco looking to sell Blinkbox - report

Tesco looking to sell Blinkbox - report

Tesco is planning to sell or shut down its streaming service, Blinkbox, according to reports.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 1st 2014 at 12:26PM

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Music video age ratings pilot to begin this week

Music video age ratings pilot to begin this week

The age ratings pilot scheme for online music videos will begin from this Friday (October 3).

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 1st 2014 at 11:12AM
YouTube to launch ad and subscription music service 'in coming weeks' - report

YouTube to launch ad and subscription music service 'in coming weeks' - report

An ad and subscription-based YouTube music streaming service could emerge within weeks, according to a new report.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Oct 1st 2014 at 11:11AM
7digital makes double hire, Pierce promoted to VP Music Partnerships

7digital makes double hire, Pierce promoted to VP Music Partnerships

7digital has hired two new key staff members and promoted a third in its San Francisco office.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 1st 2014 at 11:03AM
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 Sep 30th 2014 at 5:59PM

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Johnny Marr Playland

New Johnny Marr album available on Spotify a week before release

Johnny Marr’s latest album Playland is available exclusively to stream on Spotify worldwide – a week before it will be ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 30th 2014 at 3:33PM
Spotify officially launches in Canada

Spotify officially launches in Canada

Spotify has officially launched in Canada following an invite-only beta, meaning the streaming service is now available in 58 countries.
...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Sep 30th 2014 at 3:11PM
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 September 22, 2014.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 30th 2014 at 3:10PM
'It's harder to get a good live agent working for you now than it is a label'

'It's harder to get a good live agent working for you now than it is a label' Gated Content

Ask a member of the public to describe ‘the music industry’ and they’ll most likely outline what would be ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 30th 2014 at 2:22PM

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RAB

UK on-demand listening hours up 5.5% since 2012, but radio still dominant - study

Audio consumption in the UK is growing across all platforms with UK radio reach remaining stable while on-demand listening rises. ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 30th 2014 at 1:46PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Meghan Trainor No.1, Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Meghan Trainor No.1, Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 30th 2014 at 1:00PM
Grooveshark ruled against in copyright lawsuit

Grooveshark ruled against in copyright lawsuit

The four-year legal battle between Grooveshark and the major labels may be drawing to a close, as Grooveshark is found ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 30th 2014 at 11:55AM
eMusic cuts ties with major labels

eMusic cuts ties with major labels

Digital music store eMusic is returning to its indie roots and “exiting the mainstream music business”, according to a letter ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 30th 2014 at 11:45AM

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7digital pens deal with Spanish Broadcasting System for radio streaming platform LaMusica.com

7digital pens deal with Spanish Broadcasting System for radio streaming platform LaMusica.com

Digital music and radio services company 7digital has signed deal with Spanish Broadcasting System (SBS), one of the largest owners ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 30th 2014 at 11:42AM
Music Week Presents: LTNT [Video Premiere]

Music Week Presents: LTNT [Video Premiere]

North London three-piece LTNT are paving their way through the alt-rock scene with their ardent hard rock & roll melodies ...

Karma Bertelsen
by Karma Bertelsen
on Sep 30th 2014 at 10:00AM
Samsung to offer free Google Play Music subscription in Brazil

Samsung to offer free Google Play Music subscription in Brazil

Google has partnered with Samsung, offering Google Play Music to the company's customers in Brazil.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 29th 2014 at 3:55PM
The Forum Hertfordshire celebrates 5th with £100k nightclub refit

The Forum Hertfordshire celebrates 5th with £100k nightclub refit

The Forum Hertfordshire, Hatfield’s 2,250 capacity concert venue is to celebrate its fifth birthday with a burst of activity from ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 29th 2014 at 3:45PM
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 Sep 29th 2014 at 2:14PM
Today's iTunes UK Charts: Meghan Trainor No.1, Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj No.2

Today's iTunes UK Charts: Meghan Trainor No.1, Jessie J, Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj No.2

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

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 29th 2014 at 1:00PM
HMV

HMV reports £17m operating profit 11 months after administration

HMV recorded operating profits of almost £17 million in the 11 months after it was plucked out of administration by ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Sep 29th 2014 at 11:07AM
Universal Music partners with Mirriad and Havas for native in video advertising

Universal Music partners with Mirriad and Havas for native in video advertising

Universal Music Group and ad agency Havas Media have inked a deal with UK-based advertising technology company Mirriad to integrate ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 29th 2014 at 10:55AM
Meghan Trainor is first artist to breach Official Top 40 Singles Chart on streams alone

Meghan Trainor is first artist to breach Official Top 40 Singles Chart on streams alone

US singer Meghan Trainor has become the first artist to enter the Official Singles Chart Top 40 on streaming alone, ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 29th 2014 at 10:53AM