Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran, today's hottest nottest pop star!
January 14, 2018
by David Farrell

Crooner Ed Sheeran’s ten-month-old 12-track, hit-driven Divide remains the No. 1 MOR song-package on the Billboard Canadian Albums chart in the second week of 2018, giving Teddy his seventh week overall run as kingmaker in a week only slightly less dull than 10-minutes of so-called "breaking news" on CNN.

January 7, 2018
by FYI Staff

A paucity of new releases, post-Christmas blues leaving consumers strapped for cash, and a cold snap that tickled few funny bones in the first week of the new year likely contributed to ho-hum activity on the chart. Whatever the case, Teddy's cheering.

December 22, 2017
by FYI Staff

Below is a list of the Top 25 tunes that received the most radio airplay in Canada through the year 2017, as compiled by Nielsen BDS between Dec. 6, 2016, and Nov. 25, 2017.

December 18, 2017
by FYI Staff

It’s Christmas time, and the bells are ringing, so don’t be surprised to hear some of the old with the new. Take the Chairman of the Board. He’s teamed up with Seal, if you can believe it. There's a stocking full of music videos here for your enjoyment.

U2 album cover depicts Bono's son Eli and The Edge's daughter Sian holding hands.
December 11, 2017
by FYI Staff

The Irish band's latest album debuts at No. 1, but Roy Woods, Neil Young and Chris Stapleton also make the charts and a trio of Christmas sellers continue showing gains.

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December 6, 2017
by FYI Staff

Despite Ed Sheeran’s success, hip-hop continues to play a significant role in music. Overall, the genre’s listening increased 74% over the past year according to the music platform that boasts more than 60M paying subscribers worldwide.

November 12, 2017
by David Farrell

With only partial reports from retailers on Friday, Reputation, Taylor Swift’s new album, has chalked up 50,000 Canadian sales and it promises to become the top-selling record of the year.

Skrillex, Justin Bieber and BloodPop in the studio making music together in the studio
August 27, 2017
by FYI Staff

Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber continue their winning streaks on the Albums, Songs and Streaming charts this week.

Arcade Fire returns with another smash hit album
August 8, 2017
by FYI Staff

Arcade Fire has the number one album this week, with Everything Now selling a respectable 50,000 copies out of the box.

Linkin Park's Chester Bennington
July 23, 2017
by FYI Staff

Canadian concert dates by Metallica and the death of Linkin Park's Chester Bennington have a dramatic impact on this week's Albums chart.

July 17, 2017
by FYI Staff

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Jay-Z returns triumphant with a new album and a tour that promises to do brisk business
July 17, 2017
by FYI Staff

Zay-Z is the top gun this week, but Broken Social Scene, the Haims, 21 Savage, and Kesha also place well on the charts this week.