2017, THE YEAR OF THE CASSETTE TAPE

It’s been a well known fact for a good few years now that the world, whilst still progressing in technological advancements, is also turning around in the opposite direction and looking back to the past for a more organic, more authentic and a more nostalgic approach to many different elements of life. Whether it be…

MOST STREAMED TRACK EVER? BUT, WHAT DOES THAT MEAN?

It was acknowledged earlier today that the constantly playing ‘Despacito’ by Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee & Justin Bieber has set a massive record by becoming the most streamed single of all time. Pretty impressive right? Well, I don’t know. I mean it feels like only weeks ago that news broke of Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape Of…

DO THE CHARTS MATTER ANYMORE?

So here’s a thought… the UK top 40 music charts is an institution and has been for years. If you grew up in the nineties, there’s a very good chance that you did what I did, and taped the charts every Sunday, working hard to cut out all the talking from the presenter and only…