The DMDS Team Blog

28Mar/120

DMDS Rising Star Music Contest – The Winners!

Finally, here are the winners of our DMDS Rising Star Music Contest!!! Congratulations to all of them  – especially to our first place winner Sam Trump! Also, thanks to all the DMDS fans that participated and contributed in helping us to make dreams come true... thanks all for you participation and hard work!

Winner: Sam Trump http://ow.ly/9t0wM 110 Likes

 Second place: Pauline Kyllonen http://ow.ly/9sZxu 88 Likes

26Mar/120

Charting for the week of March 26th

Top Downloads:

  1. Katy Perry – Tommie Sunshine’s Megasix Smash-Up (EMI)
  2. Carolyn Dawn Johnson – Reach You (Road Angel/Dancing Lily/Universal)
  3. Cody Simpson – So Listen feat. T-Pain (Warner)
  4. Hot Chelle Rae – Honestly (Sony)
  5. Hunter Hayes – Wanted (Warner)
  6. Sean Paul – She Doesn’t Mind feat. Pitbull (Warner)
  7. Jack White – Sixteen Saltines (Sony)
  8. The Hives – Go Right Ahead (Universal)
  9. Neon Hitch – Love U Betta (Warner)
  10. Norah Jones – Happy Pills (EMI)

*Top Downloads are the most downloaded Singles in the given period

Most Active Indies:

  1. Carolyn Dawn Johnson – Reach You (Road Angel)
  2. Aleesia feat. Big Sean – Kiss It Bye Bye (A-Lista/EMI/DMD Promo)
  3. Kristina Maria – Our Song Comes On (Lupo One/Nat Corbeil Promo/TandemTracks Promo)
  4. Redd feat. Akon & Snoop – I’m Day Dreaming (Awesome/EMI/DMD Promo)
  5. Alee – Real (Gottabealee)
  6. JRDN – Top It All (Frontside Promo)
  7. Barbara Lynn Doran – Forgot To Love (MDS/L. Tutty Promo)
  8. JD Clarke – Sweet Ride (Maple Oak)
  9. Bernadette Connors – Where’s My Heart? (Indie/Last Tango Promo)
  10. Jojo Worthington – Amadeus (Indie)

*Most Active Indies are the most streamed and downloaded Singles in the given period on releases not directly promoted by any of the four "major" record companies.

21Mar/120

CBC Music Hits A High Note With Canadian Music Lovers

If you want to get your music to CBCmusic, CBC radio or CBC television, we got your covered,
just pick CBC and hear it across the country!!

 

 

Music fans connect with the new free digital music service, which offers 40 web radio stations, 14 genres genre-based communities, concerts, features, and more online at cbcmusic.ca

March 20, 2012 – Canadian music lovers have embraced CBC Music, and are enjoying free access to its 40 different web radio stations, tens of thousands of individual tracks, live performance videos, concerts on demands and more.

Since its official launch on February 13, 2012, over 650,000 Canadians have visited CBC Music. CBC Music has generated more than 3.5 million page views, with a cumulative listening total of 3 million hours of music.

“We created CBC Music in order to better provide Canadians with the kinds of music they love, and in the way they want to access it,” said Chris Boyce, executive director of radio and audio of CBC English Services. “Based on the response we’ve already seen, Canadians are clearly enjoying the experience that

21Mar/120

DMDS Advertising – Traffic Notifications, Now with Twice the Awesomeness

We work with a growing number of traffic teams at destinations across the world and are always looking for ways to make their lives easier.  The new DMDS Notifications go a long way in doing that.  Now everything you could possibly want to know about an Order and its associated assets are all in your Notification email and additional data, previews, confirmations or Help is just a click away.Clicking the Play or View Order button will give you the opportunity to preview the spot or view additional details on the order.

19Mar/120

Charting for the week of March 19th

Top Downloads:

  1. Doc Walker – Where I Belong (Open Road)
  2. Dallas Smith – If It Gets You Where You Wanna Go (Universal)
  3. B.o.B. – So Good (Warner)
  4. The Band Perry – Postcards From Paris (Universal)
  5. Hot Chelle Rae – Honestly (Sony)
  6. Faber Drive – Do It In Hollywood (Universal)
  7. Emeli Sandé – Next To Me (EMI)
  8. Far East Movement ft. Justin Bieber – Live My Life (Party Rock Remix) (Universal)
  9. Jason Kirkness – Send My Heart (MDM/EMI/B. Mart Promo)
  10. Modana & Carlpit – Shake That Boo Boo (Universal)

*Top Downloads are the most downloaded Singles in the given period

 Most Active Indies:

  1. Doc Walker – Where I Belong (Open Road)
  2. Tebey – I’m In The Mood (Road Angel)
  3. Jason Kirkness – Send My Heart (MDM/EMI/B. Mart Promo)
  4. Adele – Rumour Has it (XL/Beggars)
  5. Chris Cummings – Till I See You Smile (Royalty/TandemTracks Promo)
  6. Deric Ruttan – Main Street, 1979 (Black T/EMI/Stark Ravings Promo)
  7. Stacey McKitrick – What Goodbye Looks Like (Indie/DMD Promo)
  8. Marilyn Manson – No Reflection (Dine Alone/Frontside Promo)
  9. Oliver Haze – Beautiful Angel (Indie/Frontside Promo)
  10. Arctic Monkeys – R U Mine (Domino/Frontside Promo)

*Most Active Indies are the most streamed and downloaded Singles in the given period on releases not directly promoted by any of the four "major" record companies.