Latest

UK Singles Chart to start counting YouTube video plays

News: 10th July 2018 by Louise Dodgson under Record Labels, Selling & Distributing Your Music

The Official Charts Company has decided that it will now incorporate YouTube video plays into the sales data for the UK Singles Chart.

Following the addition of music download stats in 2005 and streaming plays in 2014, this latest development to how the charts are compiled rightfully takes into account official video views, from both free to view and subscription paying customers.

Related Links

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/06/24/music-video-views-counted-official-chart-first-time-youtube/

http://www.completemusicupdate.com/article/youtube-plays-to-be-counted-in-uk-singles-chart/


Tags

YouTube video views now to count towards UK Singles Chart data

 

Your Comments

The Unsigned Guide Spotlight: April 2024
Music Managers… what ARE they looking for?
Your Ultimate Guide to Music Branding as a Musician
The Unsigned Guide Spotlight: March 2024
From Followers to Fans: Harnessing the Potential of Email Marketing for Musicians
What Are Superfans and Why They Should Be Your Priority in 2024?