Home | Videos | Music industry / Marketing

How Billboard Charts Are Calculated - 6IX9INE "Gooba" Controversy with Billboard

TEKASHI 6IX9INE went in on Instagram about Billboard manipulating the charts, not in his favor. The controversy between his song "Gooba" and Ariana Grande and Justin Bieber's new single "Stuck With U" has created speculation on his end whether the streams and sales were artificially purchased.

It's hard to go in-depth about speculation, but we can talk about how Billboard actually calculates their chart rankings, especially with their recent statement on the situation. This may provide some clarification on the dispute.

▶︎ Producers, download my newest loop pack "Melodies Vol. 2" - https://bit.ly/3bBVmSf

▶︎ Learn how to navigate a successful career in the music business, and get 1-on-1 feedback and insight on your music from Kato on the Sound Advice Tour: http://www.soundadvicetour.com

▶︎ Follow Kato:
http://www.instagram.com/katoproducer
http://www.twitter.com/katoproducer
http://www.facebook.com/katoproducer

Producer: 
Kato