Changes in Uk Charts

L. Bird pkeets at
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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