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#ComingSoon: Billboard Twitter Real-Time Chart
/ March 28, 2014 4:30 pm
#ComingSoon: Billboard Twitter Real-Time Chart

Bob Moczydlowsky, Twitter's Head of Music, today posted this on the Twitter blog: "Today Billboard is announcing a partnership with us to create the Billboard Twitter Real-Time Chart, which will track the real-time U.S. music conversation, using Twitter data.". Read More

Rihanna’s Total Album Sales Passes 10 Million in U.S.
/ November 19, 2013 5:24 pm
Rihanna’s Total Album Sales Passes 10 Million in U.S.

Billboard reports that Rihanna has sold over 10 million albums in United States according to Nielsen SoundScan. This week, she sold another 5,000 copies of albums, bringing the total to 10,001,000. Her recent album "Unapologetic", which debuted in 2012, has now managed to sell over 1.113 million copies. Read More

YouTube Plans to Launch Subscription Music Service within a Few Months
/ October 25, 2013 12:16 pm
YouTube Plans to Launch Subscription Music Service within a Few Months

Hypebot reports that YouTube is putting the finishing touches on its subscription based music service, which is expected to be launched later this year. The licensing deals for the service were completed in May. It will be launched along with Google’s All Access music service, according to industry insiders. . Read More

VentureBeat: Yahoo Introduces New Advertising Format
/ April 30, 2013 12:31 pm
VentureBeat: Yahoo Introduces New Advertising Format

VentureBeat reports that Yahoo Inc. is launching a new advertising format called Yahoo! Stream Ads, which will run together with content on Yahoo’s news feed. . Read More

NY Times: Billboard Adds YouTube Plays To Hot Singles 100 Chart
/ February 22, 2013 2:39 pm
NY Times: Billboard Adds YouTube Plays To Hot Singles 100 Chart

The NY Times reports that Billboard has added YouTube plays to the formula that it uses to determined the magazine's Hot 100 Singles Chart. . Read More

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Nielsen Report: Total U.S. Music Sales Grew in 2012
/ January 4, 2013 1:28 pm
Nielsen Report: Total U.S. Music Sales Grew in 2012

A report published by Nielsen in collaboration with Billboard shows that U.S. music sales grew 3.1 percent in 2012 setting a new record for the music industry. . Read More

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Digital Squeaks Past Physical Music Sales [with charts]
/ January 5, 2012 1:39 pm
Digital Squeaks Past Physical Music Sales [with charts]

Today’s Nielsen Company & Billboard’s 2011 Music Industry Report reveals that digital music sales accounted for an eyelash over half (50.3 percent) of all sales, marking the first time digital overtook physical. Read More

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