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Ed Sheeran scores NZ chart record

Friday, 10 March 2017, 4:51 pm | Recorded Music NZ

Ed Sheeran makes history today as all 16 tracks from his latest album Divide feature in the Official NZ Top40 Singles Chart. More >>

A look back at the biggest hits of 2016

Thursday, 22 December 2016, 1:52 pm | Recorded Music NZ

As we wind down for the holiday season, Recorded Music New Zealand has revealed what music made Kiwis tick in 2016 with the release of the year’s Official NZ Top 40 Charts. More >>

New Zealand Music Foundation charity aligns with VNZMA

Thursday, 10 November 2016, 12:04 pm | Recorded Music NZ

Recorded Music is proud to announce The New Zealand Music Foundation as the charity partner for the 2016 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards. More >>

Scuba Diva wins the NZ On Air Critics’ Choice Prize

Thursday, 3 November 2016, 9:42 am | Recorded Music NZ

Scuba Diva has been announced as the winner of the NZ On Air Critics’ Choice Prize as part of the 2016 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards. More >>

Bic Runga Celebrated with 2016 NZ Herald Legacy Award

Thursday, 13 October 2016, 10:23 am | Recorded Music NZ

Bic Runga to be inducted into the NZ Music Hall of Fame at the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards on November 17. More >>

2016 VNZMA Finalists announced

Thursday, 13 October 2016, 10:20 am | Recorded Music NZ

Live performances by Shapeshifter, Tami Neilson, Aaradhna, MAALA, KINGS, Fat Freddy’s Drop and 2016’s Legacy Award Recipient Bic Runga More >>

Time For Tui Contenders To Tune In

Monday, 20 June 2016, 11:13 am | Recorded Music NZ

Nominations open today (20 June) for the biggest night in Kiwi music – the 2016 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards. More >>

On Demand Streams Added To New Zealand Top 40 Album Charts

Friday, 17 June 2016, 1:20 pm | Recorded Music NZ

Album streaming figures, revised certification criteria and new Heatseeker charts will make tracking modern music consumption trends and behaviour easier as the Official NZ Top 40 Charts implement changes today (17 June). More >>

Young South Island songstress wins folk Tui

Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 11:54 am | Recorded Music NZ

For The Weary Traveller by Holly Arrowsmith is the winner of the 2016 Best Folk Album at the Auckland Folk Festival in Kumeu. More >>

Counting Down the Biggest Hits of 2015

Tuesday, 22 December 2015, 3:22 pm | Recorded Music NZ

As the year draws to an end and the Official NZ Top40 charts close in on the final countdown for 2015, Recorded Music NZ have unveiled the biggest hits of the last 12 months. More >>

Folk Tui Finalists Announced

Monday, 14 December 2015, 4:05 pm | Recorded Music NZ

Three female artists from the South Island are the finalists in the 2016 Best Folk Album. More >>

Music industry contributes $472 million to NZ GDP in 2014

Tuesday, 3 November 2015, 12:48 pm | Recorded Music NZ

• The music industry contributed $472 million to NZ’s economy, an increase of 4.4 per cent from $452.2 million in 2013. More >>

The Official Heatseekers Chart

Friday, 2 October 2015, 3:33 pm | Recorded Music NZ

Recorded Music NZ is proud to announce the launch of The Official Heatseekers Chart, showing the up-and-coming tracks on the verge of breaking in to The Official NZ Top 40 Chart. More >>

Global “New Music Fridays” Release Day Launches July 10

Friday, 12 June 2015, 4:09 pm | Recorded Music NZ

An aligned single global release day for music takes effect on July 10. • Tracks and albums to be released at 00.01 on Friday each week in more than 45 countries. More >>

Teacher musicians go to top of the class

Tuesday, 7 April 2015, 9:15 am | Recorded Music NZ

Auckland’s DOG is the winner of the 2015 Best Jazz Album for the self-titled debut album at the National Jazz Festival in Tauranga. Dubbed a jazz super-group, DOG comprises four of New Zealand’s most renowned jazz musicians, composers and educators: Kevin ... More >>

Music Revenue Sources More Diversified than Ever

Thursday, 12 March 2015, 12:03 pm | Recorded Music NZ

Income sources are now more diversified with four income sources: physical product downloads, streaming, public performance and broadcast. • Streaming continues to experience rapid growth and now represents 24 per cent of all recorded music wholesale ... More >>

Jazz Tui finalists announced

Wednesday, 11 February 2015, 9:55 am | Recorded Music NZ

Jazz Tui finalists announced The three recordings up for 2015 Best Jazz Album of the Year all feature multiple artists making for a collaborative, eclectic mix of finalists comprising some of New Zealand’s top jazz musicians. Acts making the ... More >>

Great North claims second folk Tui

Tuesday, 27 January 2015, 11:33 am | Recorded Music NZ

Up In Smoke by Great North has been announced as the winner of the 2015 Best Folk Album at the Auckland Folk Festival in Kumeu. More >>

The Official Top 40 countdown is back on radio

Friday, 16 January 2015, 3:07 pm | Recorded Music NZ

Kiwis haven’t heard an Official Top 40 countdown on their radios since the ‘80s. Back then, we were dancing to David Bowie and relaxing to Stevie Wonder. Now, with Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars’ ‘Uptown Funk’ topping our charts, in conjunction ... More >>

Pharrell Williams and Ed Sheeran top NZ charts

Thursday, 18 December 2014, 1:52 pm | Recorded Music NZ

The Official New Zealand End of Year Charts have been released by Recorded Music NZ today (18 Dec.) with the international superstars taking the honours. More >>



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