The DMDS Team Blog

24May/160

Top Downloads & Most Active Indies – Week of May 23rd

Top Downloads:

  1. Billy Talent “Afraid Of Heights” (Warner)
  2. Charlie Puth f. Selena Gomez “We Don’t Talk Anymore” (Warner)
  3. OneRepublic “Wherever I Go” (Interscope/Universal)
  4. David Guetta f. Zara Larsson “This One’s For You” (Warner)
  5. Michael Franti & Spearhead “Crazy For You” (Universal)
  6. The Washboard Union “Shot Of Glory (Turbo Diesel Radio Mix)” (Warner)
  7. ­Brad Saunders “Cut To The Chase” (Bailey Way/RPMpromo) *also #1 MAI
  8. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis f. Idris Elba & Anderson .Paak “Dance Off” (Warner)
  9. Shinedown “Asking For It” (Warner)
  10. Beyoncé “Hold Up” (Sony)

Top Downloads are the most downloaded Singles during the given period.

Most Active Indies:

  1. ­Brad Saunders “Cut To The Chase” (Bailey Way/RPMpromo) *also #7 TD
  2. Jojo Mason “Red Dress” (604/Manicdown/R. Chubey Promo)
  3. Autumn Hill “Good Night For Going Nowhere” (Wax/DMD Promo)
  4. Government Town “Home” (Indie)
  5. Brad Sims “Our Night To Fly” (Indie/B. Martineau Promo)
  6. The Heist “All I Want” (Indie/Frontside Promo)
  7. Erin Haley “Summer Lovin’” (Indie)
  8. Karl Wolf “Amateur At Love” (Cordova Bay/Frontside Promo)
  9. Wildlife “Dead Century” (Indie/Frontside Promo)
  10. TUNS “Mind Over Matter” (Royal Mountain)

Most Active Indies are the most streamed and downloaded Singles during the given period on releases not directly promoted to radio by any of the 'major' record companies.

19May/160

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16May/160

Top Downloads & Most Active Indies – Week of May 16th

Top Downloads:

  1. Billy Talent “Afraid Of Heights” (Warner)
  2. Justin Timberlake “Can’t Stop The Feeling!” (Sony)
  3. Meghan Trainor “Me Too” (Sony)
  4. Tebey “Lightweight” (Warner)
  5. Band of Rascals “Held In Thought” (Indie/RPMpromo) *also #1 MAI
  6. Red Hot Chili Peppers “Dark Necessities” (Warner)
  7. OneRepublic “Wherever I Go” (Interscope/Universal)
  8. Disturbed “The Sound Of Silence” (Warner)
  9. Gord Bamford “Breakfast Beer” (Sony)
  10. Chantal Kreviazuk “All I Got” (Warner)

Top Downloads are the most downloaded Singles during the given period.

Most Active Indies:

  1. Band of Rascals “Held In Thought” (Indie/RPMpromo) *also #5 TD
  2. River Town Saints “Cherry Bomb” (Open Road)
  3. Brad Fillatre “Strangers” (Sparks)
  4. Aces Wyld “Roll Like A Banjo” (Indie)
  5. Joan Kennedy “Yeeha Hallelujah” (A-Major/Last Tango Promo)
  6. Pop Evil “Take It All” (Indie/Frontside Promo)
  7. Gregg Bolger “Broken” (Indie)
  8. Fake Shark “Something Special” (Indie/Frontside Promo)
  9. Kygo f. Maty Noyes “Stay” (Ultra/DMD Promo)
  10. Blake Berglund “Word’s Gettin’ Around” (Oceanman)

Most Active Indies are the most streamed and downloaded Singles during the given period on releases not directly promoted to radio by any of the 'major' record companies.

9May/160

Top Downloads & Most Active Indies – Week of May 9th

Top Downloads:

  1. Justin Timberlake “Can’t Stop The Feeling!” (Sony)
  2. Red Hot Chili Peppers “Dark Necessities” (Warner)
  3. Beyoncé “Sorry” (Sony)
  4. X Ambassadors “Unsteady” (Universal)
  5. Arkells “Private School” (Universal)
  6. Calvin Harris f. Rihanna “This Is What You Came For” (Sony)
  7. Young The Giant “Something To Believe In” (Warner)
  8. Florida Georgia Line “H.O.L.Y.” (Republic Nashville/Big Machine)
  9. Benny Benassi & Chris Brown “Paradise” (Ultra/DMD Promo) *also #1 MAI
  10. Alicia Keys “In Common” (Sony)

Top Downloads are the most downloaded Singles during the given period.

Most Active Indies:

  1. Benny Benassi & Chris Brown “Paradise” (Ultra/DMD Promo) *also #9 TD
  2. Kygo f. Maty Noyes “Stay” (Ultra/DMD Promo)
  3. Chad Brownlee “I Hate You For It” (MDM/Dale Speaking Promo)
  4. River Town Saints “Cherry Bomb” (Open Road)
  5. Uforia “Fight Or Flight” (Indie/RPMpromo)
  6. Bruin “Dirt Junkie” (Indie/B. Martineau Promo)
  7. Royal Tusk “Curse The Weather” (Cadence/Frontside Promo)
  8. Mabaleka “Light It Up” (Indie/L. Tutty Promo)
  9. Robyn & Ryleigh “California” (Royalty/Sony/TandemTracks Promo)
  10. Stephanie Rose “Did You Hear” (Indie/D. Wood Promo)

Most Active Indies are the most streamed and downloaded Singles during the given period on releases not directly promoted to radio by any of the 'major' record companies.

5May/160

Juke Box Jury Event at Canadian Music Week 2016

We will be at Canadian Music Week on May 6th sponsoring the Juke Box Jury Conference, a role-play that allows Indie Musicians to see what happens when they send music for airplay consideration to radio & TV.

Learn directly from the best promotion execs, Program Directors, and Music Directors the "Do's & Don'ts", and how they consider your music for their playlists.

We'll be also giving a free music release through the #Ideserveairplay contest. You can’t miss it!!!