Official Charts Company

Latest articles

5h
Billboard
Linkin Park's Recordings Are Lighting Up the Midweek U.K. Charts100 in the Official U.K Albums Chart Update, with seven impacting the top 40 an
Billboard / Posted 5 hours ago
100 in the Official U.K Albums Chart Update, with seven impacting the top 40 and three inside the top 10, according to the Official Charts Company. The nu metal favorites’ 2001 hit debut Hybrid Theory (Warner Bros) is on target for a career-best... Read more
3 related articles
22h
Irish Examiner
Linkin Park albums and singles soar up the charts following Chester Bennington’s deathof the group’s albums are on course to enter the top 100, including two inside
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 hours ago
of the group’s albums are on course to enter the top 100, including two inside the top five, according to the Official Charts Company midweek update. It comes less than a week after Bennington was found dead at his home, with fans... Read more
3 related articles
7d
Billboard
The Vamps Could End Ed Sheeran's U.K. Chart Reignof Game of Thrones (not all reviews were glowing), then shut down his Twitter a
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
of Game of Thrones (not all reviews were glowing), then shut down his Twitter account just a day later. According to the Official Charts Company, Sheeran might also lose his chart crown. British pop group the Vamps is leading the midweek chart... Read more
7d
birminghammail
The Vamps could end Ed Sheeran's stranglehold on UK Album ChartEvans and James McVey - are surging ahead of Sheeran with sales of their third
birminghammail / Posted 7 days ago
Evans and James McVey - are surging ahead of Sheeran with sales of their third studio album Night & Day, according to the Official Charts Company. The boys are releasing their record in two phases, with part one, the Night Edition, out now and... Read more
7d
express
The Vamps take surprise lead over Ed Sheeran in bid for first NUMBER ONE albumnot having a Top 10 hit since 2014 - are leading the charge to this week’s summ
express / Posted 7 days ago
not having a Top 10 hit since 2014 - are leading the charge to this week’s summit. According to midweek data from the Official Charts Company, they are leading Sheeran by two copies to one at this halfway stage, and stand to benefit further... Read more
10d
Irish Examiner
Ed Sheeran keeps Haim and Jay Z from hitting top spot in the UK chartssinger-songwriter’s third record Divide has claimed its 14th non-consecutive we
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
singer-songwriter’s third record Divide has claimed its 14th non-consecutive week in pole position, according to the Official Charts Company. Divide has also become Sheeran’s longest-running number one album, beating his 2014 LP Multiply –... Read more
14d
Billboard
Haim Holds Advantage in Race to U.K. Albums Chart Title7) at the conclusion of its week-long exclusive on his own streaming service Ti
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
7) at the conclusion of its week-long exclusive on his own streaming service Tidal. If "Despacito" holds on until Friday (July 14), it will become just the 20th single to log at least nine weeks at No. 1, according to the Official Charts C... Read more
17d
metro
Ed Sheeran penalised by new chart rules that cap entries to three per artistwhich now enforces that artists can have a maximum of three songs included at a
metro / Posted 17 days ago
which now enforces that artists can have a maximum of three songs included at any one time (Picture: Getty Images) The Official Charts Company has introduced a new rule that will stop new and emerging artists from getting pushed out of the... Read more
20d
metro
Ed Sheeran has the most streamed song in the UK beating Drake's recordthe UK as Shape Of You reached over 184 million streams in six months, pushing
metro / Posted 20 days ago
the UK as Shape Of You reached over 184 million streams in six months, pushing the rapper’s One Dance off its throne. The Official Charts Company released its lists of the biggest selling albums and singles of 2017, and so far and Ed has not one,... Read more
20d
SKY News
Drake is no longer 'the king of streaming'Shape Of You has overtaken his Canadian rival to become the charts' most stream
SKY News / Posted 20 days ago
Shape Of You has overtaken his Canadian rival to become the charts' most streamed track of all time. This comes as The Official Charts Company publishes its biggest songs of 2017, with Sheeran again dominating the list in the two top... Read more
20d
International Business Times
Ed Sheeran's Shape Of You surpasses Drake's One Dance to become UK's most streamed song of all time streams in the UK since January. This includes 717,000 downloads and combined s
International Business Times / Posted 20 days ago
streams in the UK since January. This includes 717,000 downloads and combined sales of 2.6 million, according to the Official Charts Company. Shape Of You certainly made its mark earlier this year spending 14 weeks at number one on the UK... Read more
21d
Billboard
Ed Sheeran and Calvin Harris Tussle for U.K. Albums Chart Titlefifth album, Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1 (Columbia), which dropped last Friday and
Billboard / Posted 21 days ago
fifth album, Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1 (Columbia), which dropped last Friday and leads the way on downloads, according to the Official Charts Company. Just behind Harris on the Official Albums Chart Update are Stone Sour, whose Hydrograd (Roadrunner)... Read more
24d
Billboard
Ed Sheeran's 'Divide' Is Chief Beneficiary Of Glastonbury Sales Spike in U.K. Album Chart(Interscope/Universal) moves back to No. 1 on the singles countdown for a seven
Billboard / Posted 24 days ago
(Interscope/Universal) moves back to No. 1 on the singles countdown for a seventh non-consecutive week at the top. Official Charts Company data shows Sheeran securing a 12th aggregate week at the album summit, moving 2-1 ahead of his fellow... Read more
27d
Billboard
Grenfell Tower Fundraising Single Set for Second Week at No. 1 in U.K., Radiohead Cruising to Albums TitleU.K.’s fastest-selling single of the decade as it raced to No. 1 last week from
Billboard / Posted 27 days ago
U.K.’s fastest-selling single of the decade as it raced to No. 1 last week from just 40 hours of sales, according to the Official Charts Company. At the midweek stage, "Bridge" has a lead of more than 13,000 downloads and streaming equivalent... Read more
27d
SKY News
New chart rules to stop Ed Sheeran effectThe Official Charts Company's new rules prevent the same artist from having mor
SKY News / Posted 27 days ago
The Official Charts Company's new rules prevent the same artist from having more than three songs in the top 100 at the same time. With the rise of streaming, charts have ended up reflecting how many times each individual song was listened to, not... Read more
28d
Irish Examiner
Grenfell Tower single set for a second week at UK number oneand Leona Lewis, the song shifted more copies in its first day on sale than any
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
and Leona Lewis, the song shifted more copies in its first day on sale than any other track has this decade, said the Official Charts Company. The Simon & Garfunkel cover topped the Official Singles Chart last Friday after being released just... Read more
1m
Belfast Telegraph
Royal Blood celebrate charts success at Glastonburyconcerts at the Somerset festival. Royal Blood’s celebration came moments afte
Belfast Telegraph / Posted a month ago
concerts at the Somerset festival. Royal Blood’s celebration came moments after their chart victory was announced by the Official Charts Company on Friday. How Did We Get So Dark, the band’s second record following their self-titled debut in... Read more
1m
Billboard
Grenfell Tower Benefit Single Becomes Fastest-Selling U.K. Single of the Decaderesponse to London's Grenfell Tower fire tragedy, races to No. 1 in the U.K., f
Billboard / Posted a month ago
response to London's Grenfell Tower fire tragedy, races to No. 1 in the U.K., from just 40 hours of sales, according to the Official Charts Company. In the process, it becomes the market's fastest-selling single of the decade. Meanwhile, rock duo... Read more
1m
EveningTimes Online
Grenfell Tower charity single claims top spot in the official singles chartBridge Over Troubled Water, which has now been declared the second fastest-sell
EveningTimes Online / Posted a month ago
Bridge Over Troubled Water, which has now been declared the second fastest-selling single of the year, according to the Official Charts Company. Rita Ora arrives at a studio in west London, to help with the recording of the charity single (Yui... Read more
1m
Irish Examiner
Royal Blood celebrate charts success at Glastonburyconcerts at the Somerset festival. Royal Blood’s celebration came moments afte
Irish Examiner / Posted a month ago
concerts at the Somerset festival. Royal Blood’s celebration came moments after their chart victory was announced by the Official Charts Company on Friday. How Did We Get So Dark, the band’s second record following their self-titled debut in... Read more
1m
Irish Examiner
Grenfell Tower charity single claims top spot in the official singles chartBridge Over Troubled Water, which has now been declared the second fastest-sell
Irish Examiner / Posted a month ago
Bridge Over Troubled Water, which has now been declared the second fastest-selling single of the year, according to the Official Charts Company. Rita Ora arrives at a studio in west London, to help with the recording of the charity single (Yui... Read more
1m
Evening Standard
Artists for Grenfell single soars to number one spotselling more than 170,000 copies, it has been declared the second fastest-selli
Evening Standard / Posted a month ago
selling more than 170,000 copies, it has been declared the second fastest-selling single of the year, according to the Official Charts Company. The song is second only to Ed Sheeran's hit Shape Of You, which notched up 227,000 copies in its... Read more
32 related articles
m
EveningTimes Online
Grenfell Tower charity single is on the way to number oneday. Artists for Grenfell – Bridge Over Troubled Water (Official Video) ❤️ htt
EveningTimes Online / Posted 1 months ago
day. Artists for Grenfell – Bridge Over Troubled Water (Official Video) ❤️ https://t.co/JXX8Z4xBFU According to the Official Charts company, the emotional rendition of Bridge Over Troubled Water has already overtaken rival Despacito, by Luis... Read more
32 related articles
m
Irish Examiner
Grenfell Tower charity single is on the way to number oneday. Artists for Grenfell - Bridge Over Troubled Water (Official Video) ❤️ htt
Irish Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
day. Artists for Grenfell - Bridge Over Troubled Water (Official Video) ❤️ https://t.co/JXX8Z4xBFU According to the Official Charts company, the emotional rendition of Bridge Over Troubled Water has already overtaken rival Despacito, by Luis... Read more
32 related articles
m
Evening Standard
Grenfell Tower song becomes fastest-selling single of the decadeAccording to the Official Charts Company, the star-studded cover of Bridge Over
Evening Standard / Posted 1 months ago
According to the Official Charts Company, the star-studded cover of Bridge Over Troubled Water racked up 120,000 downloads and streams on its first day of sale. The number marks a 10-year record for sales on an opening day and makes it almost... Read more
32 related articles

In this news