Here are some extra resources to check out if you want to find out more information on specific chart action and other music news.
Billboard: They’re the industry bible for a reason. The official charts, archives, and more are up on their site.
BBC Radio 1, Singles Chart: The official top 40 singles in the United Kingdom as posted by BBC Radio 1.
Hits Daily Double: Check out this music site for album sales predictions and news around the industry.
Kurt Trowbridge: Great blog by my friend Kurt (@KurtTrowbridge on Twitter) which has some entries decoding recent high-profile song releases. You can also check out his song-specific entries at this link.
Kworb: Daily US Radio Updates: Kworb provides a great, easy to use site that publishes airplay data from Mediabase/Music Monitors as well as rankings from iTunes.
MuuMuse: Brad covers pop music and news on his blog and has just a slight obsession with Britney Spears. Very slight.
Peace, Love & Great Country Music: The owner of this blog frequents my blog and they also have a great selection of posts, from playlists to profiles on established and new country acts.
Pulse Music Board: Your number-one source for music charts and discussion!
Sweet Muzik: Sean (@SweetMuzik) is also from Pulse, writing about the latest pop and dance remix releases to hit the music scene.
The Listener Label: Written by Alfredo Tirado (@AlfredoTirado), the blog contains a variety of spotlight articles from new artists and established acts.
The Max Online: Another good blog by my friend Michael (@TheMaxOnline) with single and album reviews and other special pieces.
The Mood Of Music: Covering all that’s new in the music world, this one is run by another Pulser Adam Pyarali (@AdamPyarali).
More links as they come.