STREAMING PUSHES GLOBAL MUSIC INDUSTRY UP 5.9%
And the future is in phones. (4/25a)
DJ KHALED TEAMS WITH BIEBER, CHANCE, WEEZY & QUAVO
One giant collab after another (4/25a)
CHART BATTLE BREWING?
Stapleton vs. Logic (4/25a)
"DESPACITO" SETTING STREAMING RECORDS
Add Bieber, see song explode. (4/24a)
2017'S NEW CHAMP (UPDATE)
Kendrick completes his ascent to streaming-age superstardom. (4/21a)
Ed Sheeran has claimed the fastest selling album by a male artist ever in the U.K. as ÷ (Atlantic) ends its first week on a combined total of 672k (physical 62%, downloads 25% and 12% streaming equivalents). The album is the third fastest seller of all time behind Adele and Oasis.