Everyone aspiring recording artist and aspiring music producer should visit Billboard.com, at least once a month and spend an hour reading. Without dispute, the music industry’s “Truth” resides in Billboard: all things music industry.
Number one Hits and Number One Albums are determined and published by Billboard magazine. Billboard calculates what’s hottest in all categories and all countries around the world. Billboard even has a songwriter and producer chart.
Look deep enough, you’ll find some great information:
Concert Revenues (Boxscore): https://www.billboard.com/charts/current-boxscore
Top Songwriters and Producers: https://www.billboard.com/files/index/09-21-19_SP_online_bulletin.pdf
Charts don’t lie, whether for singles, albums, streaming, radio airplay, or anything else music related. https://www.billboard.com/charts
The Billboard Charts tell what people like and dislike.
Those desiring to sell music, must read Billboard.
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