BPI's Platinum, Gold and Silver Awards to include streaming data for albums

Tom Pakinkis

The BPI's Platinum, Gold and Silver Awards Programme is to include audio streaming data in its album certifications from this week.
 
The first albums benefiting from the incorporation of streaming will be announced via the BPI’s regular Twitter update this weekend.

Singles certifications in the UK have included streaming plays since July 2014 and this move brings albums in line.

The BPI Platinum, Gold and Silver Awards Programme will adopt the same approach and criteria that the Official Charts ...





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