July 29th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

There are no surprises at the top of the latest monthly YouTube chart, with gaming channel PewDiePie’s 351.1m views making it the most popular in the world in June. Shakira held on to second place with...

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June 19th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

We wrote recently about the latest song (and video, obv) from Psy: a collaboration with Snoop Dogg called ‘Hangover‘. Now it’s being promoted through messaging app Line with a free set...

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August 7th, 2013 by Music Ally

Music Ally_325 The YouTube Issue

We are dedicating this issue to YouTube – not just the biggest video service online, but also the biggest streaming music player in the world.

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July 11th, 2013 by Music Ally


We've been enjoying picking over the weekly YouTube channel charts being published by Tubefilter in recent months.

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July 1st, 2013 by Music Ally

miley cyrus

Last week, Miley Cyrus' official Vevo-branded channel was the third biggest in the world with 40.7m views, edging PSY into fourth place with his 36.6m views.

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May 16th, 2013 by Rob MacAllister

Spotify Logo New

We’re pretty excited about Spotify’s latest update in which can see how many times a track has been streamed worldwide. Only last week we called for a wider understanding of streaming numbers in our...

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May 16th, 2013 by Stuart Dredge


Having taken the world by storm with his Gangnam Style and Gentleman videos, Korean star Psy is now hoping to make a similar impact on the iPad app charts. His label/agency YG Entertainment is releasing...

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May 15th, 2013 by Music Ally

Kakao Talk

We've been banging on a bit recently about the new wave of messaging apps from Asia – KakaoTalk, Line and WeChat – and their potential for music partnerships.

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April 23rd, 2013 by Music Ally


The release of PSY's new single 'Gentleman' is understandably being seen as a key test for the South Korean rapper, in terms of his ability to match (or at least not fall too far short of) the 'Gangnam...

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