June 10, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Tenille Arts and WOTE get anthemic, hip-hop and basketball are intertwined, and PUP returns to its roots. Also in the headlines are Don Brownrigg, Black Mountain, EWF, Billboard's new charts, streaming, Dr. John, Madonna, UTA, Paradigm, and Spotify .

Three Days Grace chill from the road on the boardwalk in Hampton Beach, New Hampshire. Pic: Instagram
September 12, 2018
by FYI Staff

The Toronto-based global marquee band has surpassed Van Halen's longstanding record with the new benchmark 14 No. 1 hits on Billboard’s US Mainstream Rock Songs Chart.

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.

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.

Kelly Clarkson looked pretty pleased with life, and so she should
November 5, 2017
by FYI Staff

The emotional and nostalgic fervour for Gord Downie continues unabated. His latest solo album release tops the chart in the first week of release and Hip albums continue to populate the best-sellers list. 

June 30, 2017
by Karen Bliss

Today we bring our readers a spectacular hit list of Canadian songs, albums, and artists who have made chart history over the years.

Harry Styles in a recent Graham Norton TV show performance
May 23, 2017
by FYI Staff

Harry Styles’ self-titled debut solo album enters at number one on the Billboard Canadian Albums chart, with 19,000 total consumption units that bl

Nielsen Music Canada's Paul Tuch and Paul Shaver flank Slaight Music's Barnaby Marshall and FYI's David Farrell.
April 11, 2017
by David Farrell

Today's launch of the refreshed FYI includes a larger typeface, brighter and bolder graphics, easier navigation between news and features and the addition of a folio of music charts covering airplay, sales and social media.