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So you love keeping an ear on the latest movements in the UK music chart but your fed up listening to chart shows that are not giving you the most up to date information, and not playing every song in the top 40? Well your search is over!

Every week The Ultimate UK Chart brings you a countdown show with a difference. Not only do we play every single song in the Top 40, we have our Sneaky Peak at 50-41 so you get a taste of what is just outside the Top 40. We bring you essential information about the artists and tracks but keep the waffle to a minimum so we bring you more of the music you love. We also now bring you the Pre Order Top 5 and the Top 10 Albums
The Ultimate UK Chart is a weekly chart show presented by Jason Scott, produced by Dave Taylor and is compiled by DTR. DTR use sales, download and airplay information and include Sunday sales which is why you get a chart that's way ahead of any other in the UK, and information is used from sales in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. Check out the affiliates page to find out where and when you can hear the show, and if you are a radio station that would like to run the show please get in touch via the contacts page

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Jay Z to bring Made in America music fest to LA

Jay-Z, also known as Shawn Carter, left and Mayor Eric Garcetti clasp hands as they announce the Made in America Festival from the steps of City Hall on April 16, 2014 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Budweiser Made in America music festival is coming to Los Angeles, but who is performing and how the city will manage the two-day concert are still mysteries.


Seeger to be celebrated at festival

Pete Seeger will be celebrated at this year's Clearwater Festival Folk singer Pete Seeger's life will be celebrated at the annual Clearwater Festival this summer.


Seeger will be celebrated at Hudson River festival

FILE - This Sept. 21, 2013, file photo shows Pete Seeger performing on stage during the Farm Aid 2013 concert at Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Seeger’s life will be celebrated at the annual Clearwater Festival this summer. Seeger died in January at age 94, after surviving his wife Toshi by about seven months. Clearwater Festival organizers say the two-day show at Croton-on-Hudson starting June 21 will celebrate the couple’s legacy. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink, File) BEACON, N.Y. (AP) — Folk singer Pete Seeger's life will be celebrated at the annual Clearwater Festival this summer.


Rapper Jay Z brings 'Made in America' music fest to Los Angeles

Rapper Jay Z helps Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina find her spot on the riser before a news conference to announce the "Made in America" two-day music festival in Los Angeles By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Rapper Jay Z joined Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Wednesday to announce that his music festival, "Budweiser Made in America," will be coming to downtown Los Angeles in August, giving the annual music bash a second venue. Grammy-winning Jay Z launched the "Made in America" festival in 2012 in Philadelphia with Anheuser-Busch's Budweiser beer brand and concert company Live Nation Entertainment in an effort to bring together diverse musical acts such as hip hop, pop, rock, country and others. "Putting together a music festival that blurred those lines of genres and all walks of life and all people can come, and it's in this city, it's not some far-off place that you can't get to," the 44-year-old rapper said. Garcetti touted the positive economic impact the inaugural festival, which featured performances by Pearl Jam, Drake, Rita Ora and Jay Z himself, had on Philadelphia, bringing in more than $10 million (5.9 million pounds) for the local economy and helping the hotel occupancy rate increase to more than 90 percent.


Young raises $6M in Kickstarter campaign for Pono

FILE - This Sept. 27, 2012 file photo shows singer-songwriter Neil Young posing for a portrait at The Carlyle hotel in New York. Young has raised more than $6 million through a Kickstarter campaign to fund his digital music project PonoMusic. Kickstarter closed the campaign Tuesday after raising 6.2 million through 18,000 supporters. The campaign is the third most funded project for Kickstarter. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP, file) NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Young has raised more than $6 million through a Kickstarter campaign to fund the singer-songwriter's digital music project PonoMusic.


Jay-Z to bring Made in America music fest to L.A.

FILE - This April 12, 2014 file photo shows Jay Z at the 2014 Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif. Jay-Z is bringing his Made in America music festival to Los Angeles. The music mogul was joined by the city’s mayor Wednesday, April 16, at Los Angeles City Hall to announce the two-day concert, which is planned for Labor Day weekend. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jay-Z is bringing his Made in America music festival to Los Angeles.


Vevo says widens ties with Yahoo over its music videos

A Yahoo logo is pictured in front of a building in Rolle (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc and Vevo, an online music video hub that provides some of the most popular content on Google's YouTube, have expanded their content and regional partnership, Vevo said Monday amid mounting competition for online viewers. The deal brings Vevo's music videos, live concert events and other original music programming to Yahoo's video channel, Yahoo Screen, in the United States and Canada. In coming weeks, the partnership will extend to Britain, Germany, Spain, France and Italy as well as the Yahoo Screen mobile app, the statement said.


Country Music Museum grows to match genre

In this April 10, 2014, photo, a visitor looks at an exhibit in a new section of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville, Tenn. A $100 million expansion has added more than 200,000 square feet of space to the existing building. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is no longer bursting at the seams, thanks to a $100 million expansion that has more than doubled its space and allowed it to add more interactive and contemporary exhibits.


Coachella Cameos: Who Took Crowds By Surprise

Coachella Cameos: Who Took Crowds By Surprise It is the artists who weren't expected at California's Coachella Festival who have garnered the most attention this year. While enjoying scheduled appearances by acts such as Outkast and Muse, crowds at the huge site in Indio have also been treated to a number of surprise performances which have got them going wild. Beyonce joined her sister Solange during her set for the song Losing You where the pair performed an energetic dance routine with beaming smiles on their faces. Also not willing to just sit back and enjoy the festival atmosphere, Beyonce's husband Jay Z had earlier made a surprise appearance on stage with his former rival Nas.


Lucy: BGT gave me confidence boost

Lucy Kay has grown in confidence after impressing the Britain's Got Talent judges Britain's Got Talent singer Lucy Kay has revealed winning the judges and audiences' approval has boosted her self-esteem.


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