November 18, 2021
by FYI Staff

The latest MRC data shows strong growth in Canada's audio streams market with Pop and Rock genres capturing 50 percent of all activity in the past week.

July 2, 2019
by David Farrell

The 30-page report notes that trap and mumble rap continue as “the preferred musical style at a high margin” over the second favorite, Contemporary Rhythmic Pop, thanks in part to popular songs from acts such as Post Malone, Lil Nas X, and DaBaby. Other leading styles this year include Contemporary Pop Power Ballad, Pop Reggaeton, and Urban Contemporary.

Darren Fung
June 3, 2019
by External Source

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July 9, 2018
by External Source

His fifth album, Scorpion, has crossed the 1B mark in total streams, according to a press release from Drake's record label Republic Records.

April 27, 2018
by External Source

The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) has released its annual statistical analysis of the recorded music market worldwide, bullishly noting that 2017 marked the third consecutive year of growth for the pre-recorded music market following 15 years of revenue decline.

March 23, 2018
by FYI Staff

This is the first time since 1999 that US music revenues grew materially for two years in a row, while gaps in core rights continue to distort the marketplace and deprive recording artists and songwriters of the royalties they deserve.

March 13, 2017
by webmaster

Powered by Nielsen Music, the Billboard Canadian Albums chart is ranked using a consumption model, which includes album sales, track equivalent uni