Online 27 March 2014
American pop tunes tracker Billboard has partnered with social network Twitter on a digital product called the Billboard Twitter Real-Time Chart. It'll launch in the coming weeks, with a focus on tracking real-time, US-based music conversations on Twitter....
Online 21 February 2013
Billboard's US pop charts are to include YouTube views as part of its algorithm to decided on the Hot 100 singles releases. Having incorporated Spotify plays at the beginning of 2012, it has now decided to stretch out to add the video-streaming site in...
Online 14 March 2012
The US equivalent of the singles chart, the Billboard Hot 100, is to get a 21st-century makeover with streams from the likes of Spotify being included for the first time. Currently the Hot 100, the US music industry standard singles popularity chart,...