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06/12/2017

Spotify Don’t Lie: What Kiwis Listened To Most in 2017

Spotify has published a list of the top streams of 2017, and you won't find the names and songs on it overly surprising!  With ...

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01/12/2017

X-Factory: Six60

Six60 - two new NZ Top 10 songs in 2 weeks - how do they do it? The word Authenticity (in existentialist philosophy) is ...

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06/09/2017

X-Factory: Rounding Up The Silver Scroll Finalists

The five songs in with a chance to win this year’s APRA Silver Scroll Award are Close Your Eyes by Bic Runga, Life of the ...

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29/03/2017

Radio NZ: How The Charts Actually Work

"Music charts are an institution, and have been judiciously calculated week to week in New Zealand since 1975. But the value ...

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11/01/2017

Kings: Don’t Worry, Be Happy

Six60 and Broods pretty much owned the NZ Singles Chart back in May when an unknown guy calling himself Kings turned up with ...

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01/12/2016

NZ Music Charts Now To Include Bandcamp

From the beginning of December the Official Top 40 and IMNZ charts will include physical and digital sales from Bandcamp. “Bandcamp ...

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06/07/2016

X-Factory: Disclosure feat. Lorde – Magnets

25-year old Guy Lawrence is surfing a wave of popularity with his 22-year old brother Howard. The U.K. powerhouse EDM duo ...

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12/05/2016

X-Factory: Seeking The Secrets Of Top 20 Chart Success

Looking at the NZ music Top 20 (NZ artists ranked by sales) singles chart recently I couldn’t help noticing that it looked ...

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