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Canada

Digital music sales up in Canada in 2013

Digital albums sales rose 9% year-on-year in Canada in 2013, while digital singles were up 2%.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 13th 2014 at 11:30AM
The Top 20 entertainment releases of 2013: music artists fail to register

The Top 20 entertainment releases of 2013: music artists fail to register

Music’s lack of a million-selling artist album in 2013 is depressingly evident in the official list of the UK’s biggest ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jan 2nd 2014 at 3:13PM
Streaming value shoots up in 2013 - but albums and singles sales dip

Streaming value shoots up in 2013 - but albums and singles sales dip

The value of music streaming in the UK surpassed £100 million for the first time in history in 2013 - ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jan 1st 2014 at 10:14AM
Merry Christmas

All I Want For Christmas Is You tops 1m sales in the UK

Mariah Carey’s All I Want For Christmas Is You has hit the 1 million sales milestone in the UK.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Dec 20th 2013 at 10:03AM

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DRM removal shows music sales revenue boost - report

DRM removal shows music sales revenue boost - report

New research suggests that the removal of DRM protection from music in boosts music sales - years after it was ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Dec 3rd 2013 at 9:50AM
x factor 2013 judges

X Factor acts domestically sold 30 million singles and 18 million albums

The X Factor launches its 10th UK series next weekend as Music Week reveals its acts have domestically sold a ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Aug 23rd 2013 at 2:31PM
US

US album sales down 5.6% in H1 2013 YoY but digital shows growth

US Digital album sales were up 6.3% in the first half of 2013 year-on-year according to mid-year figures from Nielsen, ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jul 22nd 2013 at 9:57AM
BPI

BPI sales certification to be automated

The BPI’s Certified Awards Scheme is to include auto-updated sales data for the first time.

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jul 19th 2013 at 10:10AM

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Nielsen SoundScan

US digital track sales decline 2.3% in 2013 - Nielsen SoundScan mid-year report

The figures from the latest Nielsen Soundscan mid-year report are in and have shown that digital track sales are declining ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jul 4th 2013 at 2:12PM
RIAJ

Digital music sales down in Japan but smartphone-related sales are growing

Figures released by the Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ), show that despite digital music sales falling overall, there has ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jun 19th 2013 at 11:55AM
Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash: Friday, May 17

Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash: Friday, May 17 Gated Content

Today's Official Chart Midweek Sales Flash is in.

on May 17th 2013 at 11:11AM
Beyonce

Beyonce Super Bowl performance sparks huge digital album sales surge

The Super Bowl half-time performance by Beyonce and Destiny's Child at the weekend has led to phenomenal digital album sales ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Feb 5th 2013 at 11:01AM

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RIAA Gold and Platinum program

RIAA reveals top 2012 Gold and Platinum certifications

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has revealed its year-end tally of 2012 Gold & Platinum (G&P) Program awards.

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jan 30th 2013 at 3:44PM
iPhone 5

Apple iPhone sales up 29% YoY in Q1 FY13

Apple sold 47.8m iPhones and 22.9m iPads in Q1 of its 2013 financial year (Q4 2012), an increase of approximately ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 24th 2013 at 10:32AM
UMG/EMI

Pop dominating UK sales? Universal A&Rs react

Pop music might have dominated record sales in 2012, but that's no reason for the industry and the media ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 14th 2013 at 3:22PM
IFPI

Norwegian music sales up 7% in 2012, streaming claimed 45% of market - IFPI report

IFPI Norway has published music sales figures for 2012 revealing a 7% overall increase with digital revenues significantly exceeding physical.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 14th 2013 at 11:06AM

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Feeder

2012 cassette single sales tripled following Feeder release

Cassette single sales tripled in 2012 overall, going from a modest 218 singles sold to 604 after Feeder’s January 2012 ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 7th 2013 at 9:50AM
The xx

The xx album named best-selling vinyl of 2012, format's sales increase YoY by 15.3%

The best-selling vinyl album of 2012 was The xx's Coexist and, according to Official Charts Company figures, sales for the ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jan 4th 2013 at 9:38AM
One Direction

Two One Direction albums pass US million-seller mark within calendar year

One Direction’s two albums, both released in 2012, have passed the million-selling mark, making them the first act to achieve ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Dec 20th 2012 at 10:48AM
Emeli Sande

HMV sees Emeli Sandé sales boom after Sports Personality Of The Year

HMV has seen DVD sales of the London 2012 Olympic Games surge following Sunday’s BBC Sports Personality Of The Year ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Dec 18th 2012 at 12:31PM
Florence

UK singles sales top 100m in 2012 Gated Content

Sales of individual singles have moved past the 100 million mark in the UK this year.

According to Official Charts ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jul 31st 2012 at 11:10AM