Music Charts

by / on February 9, 2016 at 3:40 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, Southeast Asian Chart

Zayn’s ‘Pillowtalk’ takes over MWA Charts in Singapore and Indonesia

Former One Direction member Zayn Malik has launched straight into the number one position of both the Indonesian and Singapore charts with his first solo single, ‘Pillow talk.’   The track also polled well in Philippines and Malaysia where it debuted at ninth and fourth positions respectively.   As the saying goes, success is the best revenge and the pop […]

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by / on February 5, 2016 at 5:05 pm / in Music Charts

Streaming services now included in RIAA’s Gold, Platinum and Multi Platinum Awards;

With the way that consumers listen to music taking a rapid shift towards streaming in recent years, the Recording Industry Association of America has announced a new set of rules that mean that streamed songs are now included when doling out Gold and Platinum certifications for albums.

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by / on January 29, 2016 at 3:34 pm / in Music Charts

Zayn Malik gets dirty with Gigi Hadid for ‘Pillowtalk’, his first single since splitting from 1D

Ex One Dimension star Zayn Malik has sent fans wild with the release of his raunchy new single Pillowtalk, getting down and dirty with Gigi Hadid in the wild new clip .

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by / on January 29, 2016 at 2:21 pm / in Music Charts, News

Rihanna drops her new album Anti on Tidal

After years of speculation, Rihanna’s long awaited eighth studio album ANTI  has finally been released.

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by / on December 14, 2015 at 3:11 pm / in Music Charts

Ed Sheeran quits social media because he’s tired of “seeing the world through a screen”

Flame haired troubadour Ed Sheeran has announced he’s taking a break from social media to give his eyes a rest from looking through life “through a screen”. One of the world’s most popular musicians, the British artist’s life has been more or less an open book for fans. Up until today, that is.   In a lengthy post on Instagram […]

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by / on November 24, 2015 at 10:58 am / in Music Charts, RnB / Soul

Three days after release, Adele’s ’25’ is already 2015’s biggest selling album

Everyone knew it would be a hit, but few could have anticipated just how big British singer Adele’s third album would be. 25 has only been on sale for three days, and it is already the top-selling album of 2015 in the U.S., according to Nielsen Music.

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by / on November 20, 2015 at 8:19 am / in Music Charts, Releases

Benoit Viellefon and his Orchestra announce début album ‘’Mon Amour’’

  Evoking fond memories of a bygone era, Benoit Viellefon and his Orchestra have announced their first album “Mon Amour,” taking listeners on a melodious tour of the sounds of the 1920s through to the early 1950s.

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by / on November 13, 2015 at 12:23 pm / in Music Charts

Judge hilariously shuts down law suit against Taylor Swift using her own lyrics

A California judge has thrown Jesse Graham’s copyright case involving pop star Taylor Swift in incredible fashion, after the aspiring R&B singer launched a $42 million dollar lawsuit against the US pop starlet, alledging Swift ripped off his lyrics for her hit 2014 song, Shake It Off.

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by / on November 12, 2015 at 5:42 pm / in International Chart, Music Charts, Pop, Southeast Asian Chart

Singles Minded: Australian YouTube sensation Brittney Lee Saunders channels internet fame into chart success

Brittney Lee Saunders has transitioned YouTube fame into a promising career as a singer with the release of her first single “Set Fire To Me’.

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by / on November 2, 2015 at 5:15 pm / in Music Charts, Pop

Taylor Swift sued for $42 million over ‘Shake it Off,’ because haters gonna hate

A relatively unknown R&B singer has got some ‘bad blood’ with Taylor Swift saying that she stole his lyrics in her song “Shake it Off” and is coming after the pop star to the tune of $42 million.

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by / on October 27, 2015 at 12:45 pm / in Music Charts, Pop

Adele’s ‘Hello’ smashes Taylor Swift’s single day views record

Adele may not have a celebrity action squad backing her up but the 25 year old has shown why she’s still one of the biggest pop idols with the release of her new clip ‘Hello’.

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by / on October 23, 2015 at 6:48 pm / in Music Charts, Releases

Vanessa Amorosi’s ‘The Power’ reissued in special edition to celebrate 15 years

The Power was the debut album from then teenage Australian pop singer Vanessa Amorosi and was an important chapter in Australian music history. First released in April 2000, the album was the first debut by an Australian female to reach number one on the ARIA Top 50 Albums Chart where it remained for 62 weeks.

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by / on October 6, 2015 at 4:20 pm / in Hip Hop, Music Charts

Will Smith back in the studio, planning world tour with Jazzy Jeff

The former Fresh Prince has spoken about his musical ambitions in his first music related interview in the past 10 years.

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by / on September 15, 2015 at 1:50 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, Music Charts

EXO’ s Baekhyun and Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon split

It appears that Baekhyun of EXO and Taeyeon from Girls’ Generation may be back on the open market having split up after a whirlwind romance.

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by / on September 9, 2015 at 7:38 pm / in Music Charts

Selena Gomez appears topless and pantless in steamy NSFW album cover shoot

If you take Selena Gomez’s word for it, all she really wants is “to look good for you,” and she’s certainly delivering up on that promise with a steamy photo shoot.   The “Good For You” singer recently unveiled the cover art for her upcoming sophomore solo album Revival, which goes on sale Oct. 9, and it’s had tongues wagging.   […]

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by / on September 3, 2015 at 5:01 pm / in Hip Hop, Music Charts, Pop

Chris Brown shows some love to K-Pop idols Got7 on Instagram

On September 3rd Chris Brown  caught fans unaware with an unexpected surprise on his personal Instagram account, posting a picture of 7-member K-Pop idol boy group, GOT7.

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by / on September 1, 2015 at 12:06 pm / in Music Charts, Releases

Pentatonix announce release of debut studio album on October 16th

Grammy Award winning and platinum selling recording artists Pentatonix are at long last set to release their debut studio album on Friday, October 16th via RCA Records. The self-titled album along with first single, “Can’t Sleep Love” will feature new original material from the group and will be available for pre-order starting September 4th.   Last Friday, Pentatonix released the […]

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by / on August 31, 2015 at 3:53 pm / in Music Charts

It’s a Wrap – The 2015 MTV VMAs as it happened

KANYE WEST ACCEPTS MICHAEL JACKSON VIDEO VANGUARD AWARD IN GLORIOUS STREAM OF CONSCIOUSNESS SPEECH ADDRESSING ARTISTRY, MEDIA CULTURE, AND PRESIDENTIAL AMBITIONS TAYLOR SWIFT WINS “VIDEO OF THE YEAR” FOR “BAD BLOOD” SWIFT JOINS SHOW OPENER NICKI MINAJ IN SURPRISE DÉTENTE DUET CRUSHING “BAD BLOOD” JUSTIN BIEBER PERFORMS ON VMA STAGE FOR FIRST TIME IN FIVE YEARS WITH DEEPLY PERSONAL, SOARING […]

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by / on August 25, 2015 at 12:41 pm / in Asian Pop Chart, Pop

EXO’s Tao files suit against SM Entertainment, agency responds

The legal war between EXO member Tao and his agency SM Entertainment is heating up with the pop star reportedly suing SM Entertainment for contract termination according to Koreaboo but the powerful management company aren’t going without a fight.

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by / on August 18, 2015 at 1:59 pm / in Music Charts

2NE1’s CL named as one of “10 New Artists You Need To Know In 2105” by Rolling Stone

CL has taken her ambitions of American domination further after being named by Rolling Stone as one of the buzz artists that music fans should know about in 2015.

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