Changes in Uk Charts
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Tue Feb 7 23:03:08 CST 2006
Repost from Whochat Forum:
>March will see the real nails being hammered into the Industry coffin. From
>that month UK download music sales will count in both the regular album and
>singles charts. So if the Arctic Monkeys had avoided signing with a record
>company, and next month themselves released their album for sale online,
>they would really have been the first band to make it big on their own
>terms, using purely the power of the Internet.
>The really interesting thing about this new chart configuration is that
>theoretically it opens the doors for old bands like The Who to start having
>number one albums again......
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