Rolling Stone launches new daily and weekly charts

Well, earlier this year, Rolling Stone magazine announced it was going to take on Billboard and launch its own chart system, and that day has come to pass! The Rolling Stones Charts section made it’s debut on July 1. The Rolling Stone Charts are a group of charts, most updated daily and summarized weekly, that track both singles tracks and album sales, the top 500 artists, the top trending songs, and the top breakthrough artists. Some of the charts are done on a daily basis – those tracking sales and play – and other are updated on a weekly or

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Billboard. Rolling Stone to compete for chart domination

The charts, they are a changin’…a new battle of charts is brewing… Rolling Stone magazine announced on Friday that beginning Monday May 13, they will launch a new series of charts designed to compete directly with Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart and Billboard 200 album chart, plus charts that track artists and such. Rolling Stone will go one better that the venerable chartmaker has managed over the years – the new Rolling Stone Singles charts will be updated daily, as opposed to weekly as Billboard has always done, even in the present streaming era. Billboard, not to be outdone by

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