Nielsen Music Canada

Nielsen Music Canada

Pierre Lapointe triumphs again with his 3rd No. 1 album
October 15, 2017
by FYI Staff

Pierre Lapointe has the number one album this week. It's his third chart-topper in a multi-platinum career, and he is one of several Quebec artists to make a splash in the latest countdown. Also debuting is a collection of Vinyl Cafe stories by the late Stuart McLean.

October 6, 2017
by FYI Staff

Earlier this week we published Nielsen Music Canada's Q3 report on best-sellers and streaming giants in the market this year, and today we follow up with an all-Canadian artists' breakdown that is chock full of surprises.

October 3, 2017
by External Source

Q3 insights include weekly on-demand audio streams surpassing 800 million for the first time ever, and a cume of 27.6 billion so far in 2017.

RSD Canada's Ryan Kerr, CIMA's Stuart Johnston and Nielsen Music Canada's Paul Shaver
September 29, 2017
by Nick Krewen

At the trade org's AGM in Toronto, president Stuart Johnston expressed optimism about the government's support of the independent music sector.

Now then, say 'hee-haw' for the camera
August 23, 2017
by David Farrell

Hat fans have been slow to embrace music streaming, but that is changing as some of the biggest brands in the business pull out their big guns to corral these folks.

Brett Kissel accepting his 2016 CCMA Male Artist of the Year Award in London, ON
August 15, 2017
by External Source

The arrangement names Nielsen as the data provider for the annual CCMA music awards show by supporting the balloting and nominations selection process.

Ed Sheeran is back at the top of the Albums chart this week
August 14, 2017
by David Farrell

In a week light on blue chip new releases, Ed Sheeran slides back to 1st place on the Albums chart this week.

July 4, 2017
by External Source

Here is this week's Nielsen Marketwatch report which features Canadian music stats for the current week and YTD with comparisons to last year.

Imagine Dragons at this year's MMVAs
July 3, 2017
by FYI Staff

Imagine Dragons score with their third album, and Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee’s summertime hit “Despacito” remains undefeated on the Songs chart.

June 30, 2017
by Karen Bliss

Today we bring our readers a spectacular hit list of Canadian songs, albums, and artists who have made chart history over the years.

Nielsen Live Music Canada 360 Report
May 17, 2017
by External Source

Millennials are less likely to find out about events through traditional media and instead use online sources.

Music goes mobile and listenership skyrockets
May 10, 2017
by FYI Staff

The company’s 360 Canada Report deeply probes the listening and streaming habits of music listeners, and the results unequivocally illustrate how music more than ever plays a big part in the daily lives of Canadians.