Posts Tagged: iTunes

Work Your Spot on the iTunes Charts


In an effort to better represent chart placements on both iTunes and Apple Music, the music store and streaming service have recently made some changes to their chart rules. With these come changes to best practices when it comes to pre-orders, instant grat tracks and the delivery of standalone singles. Read up to make sure you… Read more »

The Orchard Chart Toppers: August 2015


August was another good month on the charts for our artists, and as always, we tip our hats to their hard work and creativity. Nuclear Blast in particular was on fire, with many of their artists gracing the Billboard Top 200, namely: Fear Factory, Soilwork and Soulfly. The incredible Joss Stone also made a killing, gracing the top of… Read more »

The Orchard Chart Toppers: July 2015


The hot summer month of July brought a number of swelteringly hot chart toppers with it, as well as the launch of New Music Fridays — the new global release date. On the Top 200, we found Cody Simpson with his debut album Free and Nuclear Blast acts Thy Art Is Murder and Symphony X. Quite the range,… Read more »

The Orchard Chart Toppers: June 2015


Our chart topping artists had a penchant for Rap and Hip Hop this past June, with underground Hip Hop duo Jedi Mind Tricks, collaborative group CZARFACE and soulful East Coaster Pete Rock all making a dent on the Independent and Heatseeker charts, as well as their respective genres. Internationally, Brazilian brothers Henrique & Juliano dominated their local charts and Portuguese… Read more »