On The Charts

On The Charts

Kelly Clarkson looked pretty pleased with life, and so she should
November 5, 2017
by FYI Staff

The emotional and nostalgic fervour for Gord Downie continues unabated. His latest solo album release tops the chart in the first week of release and Hip albums continue to populate the best-sellers list. 

Niall Horan is top of the pops this week.
October 29, 2017
by FYI Staff

The Gord Downie halo effect on Canada’s Albums chart continues, with 10 Hip titles in the top 200 and the singer’s Secret Path project bulleting into the top 50. Niall Horan’s solo release burst into 1st place, while the Future and Young Thug combo blasts on at 5 (with video).

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 10, 2017
by FYI Staff

Shania Twain is back on top with her first studio album in 15 years, Tom Petty's death sent his music soaring back onto the same chart and perennial favourite Canadian band Hedley has itself another smash hit.

October 1, 2017
by External Source

Macklemore debuts at #1 on the Albums chart, Ed Sheeran's March 03 album release continues to do strong business, and Lights has the second best-selling album in the week.

September 26, 2017
by FYI Staff

Canadian artists heat up the Albums chart this week, with Emily Haines, Bruce Cockburn, Jesse Cook and Quebec folk-rock quartet Kaïn represented in the top 50.

 Death From Above's Jesse Keeler and Sebastien Grainger are outrageously hot this week!
September 18, 2017
by FYI Staff

Death From Above, Neil Young and east-coast fave Alvvays have new album debuts this week, but it's The National that has this week's No. 1.

LCD Soundsystem performing on SNL
September 11, 2017
by FYI Staff

The reunited LCD Soundsystem has a No. 1 North American hit with the album, American Dream.

The gospel-rooted Daniel Caesar has a hit with his fist LP this week
September 4, 2017
by FYI Staff

Taylor Swift has the number one hit song, Queens of the Stone Age has the number one album, and Toronto R&B artist Daniel Caesar debuts at 16 with his debut LP this week.

Skrillex, Justin Bieber and BloodPop in the studio making music together in the studio
August 27, 2017
by FYI Staff

Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber continue their winning streaks on the Albums, Songs and Streaming charts this week.

Kesha sporting rainbow hair
August 20, 2017
by External Source

Kesha's latest album goes straight to No. 1, but the consumption and sales figures are less than spectacular.

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.