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Entries in 'The Beatles' (35)

Promoting legend Danny Betesh talks Beatles, Bowie and Take That

Promoting legend Danny Betesh talks Beatles, Bowie and Take That Gated Content

He promoted The Beatles’ first UK headlining tour, led the Manchester invasion of the US and has worked with legends ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Jan 25th 2016 at 12:38PM
Beatles streaming results 'have exceeded expectations'

Beatles streaming results 'have exceeded expectations' Gated Content

The performance of The Beatles on streaming platforms has “exceeded all expectations” according to Universal Music Group International (UMGI) SVP ...

by MURRAY STASSEN
on Jan 11th 2016 at 10:30AM
11 Beatles albums in top 200 following streaming debut

11 Beatles albums in top 200 following streaming debut Gated Content

Eleven of the Beatles albums are now present in the Top 200 Albums Chart after being made available on nine ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Jan 4th 2016 at 2:00PM
Adele

Official Charts Analysis: Adele still No.1, Beatles streams surge Gated Content

No surprises at the top of the album chart, with Adele's 25 cruising to its sixth straight week at No.1 ...

by Alan Jones
on Jan 1st 2016 at 6:00PM

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Official: Beatles hit streaming services Dec 24

Official: Beatles hit streaming services Dec 24 Gated Content

And now it’s official – as Music Week reported earlier today, The Beatles’ catalogue will debut on multiple streaming ...

by Mark Sutherland
on Dec 23rd 2015 at 11:38AM
Let it stream: Beatles to be on streaming services for Christmas

Let it stream: Beatles to be on streaming services for Christmas Gated Content

Christmas has come early for streaming services – with the ultimate endorsement from the ultimate band. Yes, after weeks of ...

by Mark Sutherland
on Dec 23rd 2015 at 10:38AM
Overnight news from around the world

Overnight news from around the world Gated Content

Cox to pay BMG $25m for copyright infringement

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Dec 18th 2015 at 7:20AM
The Beatles' Abbey Road sessions to be 're-staged' at Royal Albert Hall event

The Beatles' Abbey Road sessions to be 're-staged' at Royal Albert Hall event Gated Content

The Beatles’ Abbey Road recording sessions will be re-staged live in a one-off event at London’s Royal Albert Hall. 

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Jun 26th 2015 at 3:45PM

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Donovan

Donovan: 'Gypsy Dave and I knew we had something' Gated Content

Donovan is credited for influencing The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper album, teaching John Lennon how to fingerpick the guitar, and spearheading ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 6th 2015 at 3:42PM
Donovan

How John Lennon and Donovan dreamt up digital distribution... in the 1960s Gated Content

Digital distribution may have only reached its true potential relatively recently, but the concept of artists reaching music fans directly ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Apr 23rd 2015 at 3:52PM
Chuck Berry and Peter Sellars awarded Polar Music Prize

Chuck Berry and Peter Sellars awarded Polar Music Prize Gated Content

Rock ’n’ roll guitarist Chuck Berry and opera director Peter Sellars have been honoured with Sweden’s Polar Music Prize in ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 28th 2014 at 11:13AM
US charts: Bastille storm Hot 100 top five

US charts: Bastille storm Hot 100 top five Gated Content

Bastille’s Pompeii has broken into the Billboard Hot 100’s top five as its US digital sales surpass 2 million.

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Mar 6th 2014 at 2:53PM

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Midweek Charts update: Pharrell scores third million seller

Midweek Charts update: Pharrell scores third million seller Gated Content

Pharrell Williams' Happy has become his third UK million-selling single within the space of just eight months.

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Feb 28th 2014 at 11:15AM
US charts: Frozen most successful soundtrack No 1 since Titanic

US charts: Frozen most successful soundtrack No 1 since Titanic Gated Content

Disney’s Frozen has become the US’s longest-running soundtrack No 1since Titanic after returning to the top of the Billboard 200.

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Feb 27th 2014 at 12:48PM
Little Mix

US charts: Little Mix score second Top 10 album Gated Content

Little Mix have scored their second US Top 10 album in the space of 12 months as Salute debuts at ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Feb 13th 2014 at 3:27PM
Beatles in iTunes US Top 10 after TV special

Beatles in iTunes US Top 10 after TV special Gated Content

The Beatles' 1 album has leapt into the iTunes US Top 10 thanks to a TV special marking 50 years ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Feb 10th 2014 at 4:12PM

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US charts: Beatles albums re-enter ahead of Ed Sullivan anniversary

US charts: Beatles albums re-enter ahead of Ed Sullivan anniversary Gated Content

The Beatles have mounted a mini invasion of the Billboard 200 following the re-issuing of their US albums.

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Jan 30th 2014 at 3:21PM
The Beatles

The Beatles set to release rarities LP in copyright protection bid Gated Content

A new Beatles LP featuring 59 rare and unheard recordings will be released this week in a bid to renew ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Dec 16th 2013 at 11:01AM
New collection to celebrate Beatles' US breakthrough

New collection to celebrate Beatles' US breakthrough Gated Content

The 50th anniversary of The Beatles breaking the US is to be marked by a new 13-CD collection of the ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Dec 12th 2013 at 4:22PM
US charts: Monster hit sends Rihanna back to No 1

US charts: Monster hit sends Rihanna back to No 1 Gated Content

Rihanna has now scored more Hot 100 No 1s than any act other than The Beatles and Mariah Carey after ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Dec 12th 2013 at 3:58PM
US charts: One Direction flood Digital Songs chart

US charts: One Direction flood Digital Songs chart Gated Content

Fourteen cuts from One Direction's Midnight Memories album have landed on Billboard's Top 200 Digital Songs countdown in the US.

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Dec 5th 2013 at 3:32PM
US charts: Eminem leads, but album sales down 46%

US charts: Eminem leads, but album sales down 46% Gated Content

Eminem returns to No 1 in the US as album sales plummet by around 46% compared to the corresponding week ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Nov 28th 2013 at 2:55PM
US charts: Gaga unable to match Perry and Cyrus's numbers

US charts: Gaga unable to match Perry and Cyrus's numbers Gated Content

Lady Gaga's Artpop sits at No 1 in the US this week but with fewer opening sales than Katy Perry ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Nov 21st 2013 at 3:03PM
Midweek Charts update: Legends all aiming for Top 10

Midweek Charts update: Legends all aiming for Top 10 Gated Content

Chart legends The Beatles, Elvis Presley and Cliff Richard could be united in this weekend's UK artist albums Top 10.

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Nov 15th 2013 at 11:43AM
Midweek Charts: Lady Gaga's Artpop in frame for No 1

Midweek Charts: Lady Gaga's Artpop in frame for No 1 Gated Content

Lady Gaga is heading for her third UK No 1 album in another crowded week for frontline releases.

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Nov 13th 2013 at 4:03PM