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Paul McCartney with Newman

Paul McCartney Officially Recognised As UKs Most Successful Album Act

by Paul Cashmere

Paul McCartney is officially the UK’s most successful album act with 22 number one albums to his name.

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Clean Bandit, music news,

Streaming Doubled In UK In 2014


Figures released this week by the BPI show British artists and surge in streaming help to deliver another £1 billion-plus year for the UK recorded music business.

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Ed Sheeran, Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Ed Sheeran x Becomes Million-Seller In UK


Ed Sheeran second album ‘x’ has sold one-million copies in the UK.

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Robin Thicke Blurred Lines

Robin Thicke Tops UK Singles Chart In 2013

by Paul Cashmere

Robin Thicke featuring TI and Pharrell had the biggest selling single of 2013 in the UK with ‘Blurred Lines’.

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One Direction, Louis Tomlinson, Photo By Ros O'Gorman

One Direction Has Biggest Album On 2013 In UK

by Paul Cashmere

One Direction ‘Midnight Memories’ was the biggest selling album of 2013 in the UK. ‘Midnight Memories’ sold 685,000 copies for One Direction.

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Whitney Houston, music news,

Whitney Houston To Dominate UK Chart

by Paul Cashmere

27 Whitney Houston songs are expected to re-enter the UK chart this week following her death last Saturday.

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Queens of the Stone Age ‘Like Clockwork’ pushed right over the top of Daft Punk ‘Random Access Memories’ to outsell Daft Punk 12k to 8k.

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