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28May/120

DMDS Charts: Week of May 28th, 2012

Top Downloads:

  1. Katy Perry – Wide Awake (EMI)
  2. Gym Class Heroes f/Ryan Tedder – The Fighter (Warner)
  3. Lee Brice – Hard To Love (Curb/Warner)
  4. Hedley – Kiss You Inside Out (Universal)
  5. Rascal Flatts – Come Wake Me Up (Big Machine/Universal)
  6. Jerry Sereda – That’ll Get You Drinkin’ (MDM/EMI/B. Martineau Promo)
  7. Chris Brown – Don’t Wake Me Up (Sony)
  8. Owl City – Shooting Star (Universal)
  9. The Tragically Hip – At Transformation (Universal)
  10. B.o.B. ft.  Taylor Swift – Both Of Us (Universal)

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

Most Active Indies:

  1. Rascal Flatts – Come Wake Me Up (Big Machine/Universal)
  2. Jerry Sereda – That’ll Get You Drinkin’ (MDM/EMI/B. Martineau Promo)
  3. Die Mannequin – Orson Welles & 2012 (eOne/Dale Spkng Promo)
  4. Sean Hogan – Phoenix (Lakeland Heart)
  5. Dean Brody – Bob Marley (Open Road)
  6. Calvin Harris ft. Ne-Yo – Let’s Go (Ultra/EMI/DMD Promo)
  7. Mike Biggar – June Night (Busted Flat/L. Tutty Promo)
  8. The Gords – High Road (Indie/A. Wilson Promo)
  9. Kevin Chase – Lonesome Ornery & Mean (AGR/Universal/D. Wood Promo)
  10. David St. Germain – Radio (Mind Meld/L. Tutty 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.

25May/120

DMDS Brings You the FUSE & MTV Charts Week 21

FUSE

1. Carly Rae Jepsen “Call Me Maybe”
2. Flo Rida f/Sia “Wild Ones”
3. Gotye f/Kimbra “Somebody That I Used to Know”
4. One Direction “What Makes You Beautiful”
5. Nicki Minaj “Starships”
6. The Wanted “Glad You Came”
7. Fun. f/Janelle Monae “We Are Young”
8. Train “Drive By”
9. Calvin Harris “Feel So Close”
10. Pitbull “Back In Time”

TOP NEW ADDS
Nicki Minaj f/Chris Brown “Right By My Side”
Linkin Park “Burn It Down”

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MTV

Results 05/12/2012 ; Airs 05/19/2012

1. Gotye ft. Kimbra - Somebody That I Used To Know
2. fun. Ft, Janelle Monae - We Are Young
3. Calvin Harris - Feel So Close
4. Jennifer Lopez ft. Pitbull - Dance Again
5. Train - Drive By
6. Andy Grammer - Fine By Me
7. Jason Mraz - I Won't Give Up
8. Karmin - Brokenhearted
9. Katy Perry - Part of Me
10. Nickelback - Lullaby

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24May/120

Being Successful with Online Music Marketing

You’re an artist and you just recorded a new song, what’s the first thing you do? Upload the song to YouTube and let the world watch it for free.  This can be a great way to way to get people listening to your music, and to build your fan base, but of course getting paid for all this is the end goal.

 The first step to making money is to make your own website that has a musical store, which can be surprisingly easy and cost effective to set up. Next, you have to get some merchandise! If fans can listen to your music on YouTube for free, chances are they aren’t going to pay to download the song, so think of some other creative

24May/120

Music Entertainment Gossip News of the Week (20/2012)

22May/120

DMDS Charts: Week of May 21st, 2012

Top Downloads:

  1. The Tragically Hip – At Transformation (Universal)
  2. Shawn Desman – Nobody Does It Like You (Universal)
  3. K’naan – Hurt Me Tomorrow (Universal)
  4. Hedley – Kiss You Inside Out (Universal)
  5. Kanye West – Cold (Universal)
  6. Alanis Morissette – Guardian (Universal)
  7. Blake Shelton – Over (Warner)
  8. Dean Brody – Bob Marley (Open Road)
  9. Calvin Harris ft. Ne-Yo – Let’s Go (EMI)
  10. Flo Rida – Whistle (Warner)

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

Most Active Indies:

 

  1. Dean Brody – Bob Marley (Open Road)
  2. Eden’s Edge – Too Good To Be True (Big Machine/Universal)
  3. deadmau5 ft. Chris James –The Veldt (Ultra/EMI/DMD Promo)
  4. Aaron C. Lewis – I Ain’t Ever Satisfied (HOF/L. Tutty Promo)
  5. Mike Lynch – Road Map (Maple/B. Martineau Promo)
  6. Shaun Boothe – Arena (Honest Music/EMI)
  7. Jackie Guy – Can’t You See (Indie/L. Tutty Promo)
  8. Kate Ashby-Craft – Keep On The Sunnyside (Indie/Last Tango Promo)
  9. Kylee Epp – Be Your Girl (Indie/Stark Ravings Promo)
  10. Belly ft. Faber Drive – Hartwin Cole (CP/EMI/DMD 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.