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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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Gambaccini to host music awards

Paul Gambaccini will host the Ivor Novello Awards DJ Paul Gambaccini is to host a high-profile music awards this year more than six months after his arrest as part of Operation Yewtree.


Man accused of stalking singer John Rich warned

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Nashville judge issued a stern warning on Wednesday to a man accused of stalking country music singer John Rich.

MTV Video Music Awards to return to Los Angeles

Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke perform "Blurred Lines" during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards in New York The annual MTV Video Music Awards, one of the music industry's top televised showcases, will return to Los Angeles this summer from New York City, the U.S. cable channel said on Wednesday. The show, popular among MTV's young viewers prized by advertisers, will take place on August 24, the day before TV's Emmy Awards, at the Forum in Inglewood, California, about eight miles southwest of downtown Los Angeles. The Video Music Awards, which hand out "Moonman" statuettes of an astronaut planting an MTV flag, can be crucial exposure for singers and bands and is best known for its unscripted and often provocative moments. And just as last year's show helped unveil the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, this year's show will also help relaunch Madison Square Garden Co's recently renovated Forum, an arena which had been bypassed by major events since the Staples Center opened in downtown Los Angeles in 1998.


Music Review: Spidey enhanced by Zimmer soundtrack

This CD cover image released by Columbia Records shows the original motion picture soundtrack for "The Amazing Spider-Man 2." (AP Photo/Columbia Records) Various Artists, "The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Soundtrack" (Columbia Records/Madison Gate Records)


Robert Pattinson Dating Katy Perry's Stylist Friend Cleo Wade?

Robert Pattinson Dating Katy Perry's Stylist Friend Cleo Wade? Twilight heartthrob Robert Pattinson is reportedly dating Katy Perry's best friend. According to The Sun newspaper, Pattinson struck up a close relationship with the Roar singer's stylist, Cleo Wade, during the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival over the weekend. "Cleo is one of Katy's best friends, so Rob has been spending time with their gang. The 27-year-old British actor star had ended his relationship with Kristen Stewart, who was his Twilight co-star and girlfriend of four years, after it was confirmed that she cheated on him with her Snow White and the Huntsman director Rupert Sanders.


Katy Perry transforms for video

Katy Perry shows off some different looks in her new video Katy Perry has transformed from young pop star to a wrinkled old lady for her latest music video.


Music video hub Vevo monthly viewership up nearly 50 percent to 6 billion

By Kevin Gray MIAMI (Reuters) - Vevo, the online music video hub that is a joint venture of two of the world's biggest music labels, has seen a nearly 50 percent increase in the number of music videos streamed each month from its platform, the company's top executive said on Tuesday. The company, which is controlled by Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment, hit a monthly average of nearly 6 billion views in December, a 46 percent rise from a year earlier, said Rio Caraeff, the chief executive officer. "Mobile and tablet and television are where the majority of the views are happening." A growing number of people watch music videos from the platform on smartphones, tablets or web-connected TVs using Apple TV, Roku and XBox devices. Google Inc is a minority stakeholder in New York-based Vevo, which was founded in 2009.

'Wicked' composer, others fight sheet music piracy

FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2009, file photo, acclaimed Broadway composer Stephen Schwartz is seen in Santa Barbara, Calif. Schwartz is asking musical theater fans to stop illegally downloading sheet music from any of his shows The award-winning composer of the Broadway smash, “Wicked,” wants people to know that it’s stealing. (AP Photo/Michael A. Mariant, File) NEW YORK (AP) — By now, some young musical theater fans have received an email from Stephen Schwartz asking them to stop illegally downloading sheet music from any of his shows. Or anyone's show, for that matter.


Milsap, Wiseman, Cochran get call from Country Music Hall of Fame

Ronnie Milsap performs during the CMA Music Festival in Nashville (Reuters) - Ronnie Milsap, who scored a handful of crossover hits in the 1970s and 1980s, bluegrass singer Mac Wiseman and songwriter Hank Cochran are this year's inductees into the County Music Hall of Fame, the Country Music Association said on Tuesday. Milsap, the singer of hits such as 1977's "It Was Almost Like a Song," 1981's "(There's) No Gettin' Over Me" and 1982's "Any Day Now," broke ground as a blind country music star and helped the genre win over pop music fans. Milsap started his career as a rhythm and blues performer in the 1960s and served a session musician for Elvis Presley. In 1972, he was discovered by country star Charley Pride who convinced Milsap to move to Nashville and focus on country music.


Thicke's Blurred Lines Most Downloaded Track

Thicke's Blurred Lines Most Downloaded Track Robin Thicke's chart-topping song Blurred Lines has become the most downloaded track in UK music history. The song, which also features vocals from TI and Pharrell Williams, has sold 1.54 million copies since it was released last May. However, Thicke's lyrics did prove controversial with women's rights groups claiming they were derogatory and sexist. The singer's raunchy performance of the song with Miley Cyrus at last year's MTV Video Music Awards also drew criticism. 


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