The DMDS Team Blog

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!!!

2May/160

Top Downloads & Most Active Indies – Week of May 2nd

Top Downloads:

  1. Flo Rida f. Jason Derulo “Hello Friday” (Warner)
  2. Chad Brownlee “I Hate You For It” (MDM/Dale Speaking Promo) *also #1 MAI
  3. ZAYN “Like I Would” (Sony)
  4. Calvin Harris f. Rihanna “This Is What You Came For” (Sony)
  5. July Talk “Push+Pull” (Sleepless/Universal)
  6. Zac Brown Band “Castaway” (Dot/Big Machine)
  7. The Lazys “Howling Woman” (Pheromone/RPMpromo) *also #2 MAI
  8. Robin Schulz f. Akon “Heatwave” (Warner)
  9. Adam Baldwin “Daylight” (Sonic/Canvas Promo) *also #3 MAI
  10. blink-182 “Bored To Death” (Sony)

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

Most Active Indies:

  1. Chad Brownlee “I Hate You For It” (MDM/Dale Speaking Promo) *also #2 TD
  2. The Lazys “Howling Woman” (Pheromone/RPMpromo) *also #7 TD
  3. Adam Baldwin “Daylight” (Sonic/Canvas Promo) *also #9 TD
  4. Mumford & Sons and Baaba Maal “There Will Be Time” (Glassnote)
  5. Lauren Mayell “The Good Guy” (Indie/L. Tutty Promo)
  6. Dallas Smith “One Little Kiss” (604/Sony/A. Wilson Promo)
  7. Tommy John Ehman “Drop It On You” (Indie/L. Tutty Promo)
  8. DVBBS & Shaun Frank f. Delaney Jane “La La Land” (Kanary/DMD Promo)
  9. The Temper Trap “Fall Together” (Glassnote)
  10. The Heavy “Since You Been Gone” (Bad Son/Frontside 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.

28Apr/160

Juke Box Jury Event at Canadian Music Week 2016

If you're an Indie Musician going to this Canadian Music Week
don't miss our Juke Box Jury conference on May 6!

See what happens when you send your music for airplay consideration to radio and TV. And 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.

Check for details HERE.