Where the Official Charts appear

The Official Charts appear in a wide range of media across the nation.

In addition to being featured on BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 2, MTV and Music Week, our charts appear on Classic FM, and in approximately 80% of the national daily newspapers. We are also working continuously to make the charts and chart news accessible to music fans via a range of additional platforms, including mobile, apps, social media and video streaming services.

For licencing enquiries please contact the commercial department on +44 (0)20 7620 7450

Our commercial partners include:


Daily Express, Daily Mirror, Daily Record, Daily Star, Independent, The Sun.


Music Week, Billboard (USA), Music Network (Australia), Radio Magazine, DVD & Blu-ray Review, Cue Entertainment, Gramophone, Songlines.


MTV, VH1, VIVA, 4Music, The Box, Smash Hits.


BBC Radio1, BBC Radio 2, BBC 1Xtra, BBC Asian Network, Classic FM.


www.bbc.co.uk/radio1, www.bbc.co.uk/radio2, www.hmv.com, www.thesun.co.uk, www.7digital.com, www.muzu.tv.


The Official Charts iPhone app is available to download from the iTunes app store. For charts on the move, access the Official source!

BBC Radio 1

The Radio 1 Official Chart Show is one of the nation’s most popular radio programmes, broadcast every Sunday from 4pm to 7pm. Hosted by Reggie Yates and featuring The Top 40 rundown with guest appearances by artists looking to celebrate their new chart success.

Music Week

Music Week is the UK music industry’s leading trade publication. The magazine, in its various guises has been publishing the UK’s official charts for nearly 60 years.


MTV, the leading music channel family, broadcasts a range of Official Charts, including the Official Singles Chart, the Official Albums Chart, Official Download Chart and much more. The Official Singles Chart offers the first chance to see all of the videos of the UK’s biggest selling singles, every Monday afternoon from 4pm to 7.30pm.

Retail Video Charts

* All Video Chart
* Blu-ray Chart
* DVD Chart

Video Genre Charts

* Film Video (DVD & Blu-ray)
* TV Video (DVD & Blu-ray)
* Children’s Video (DVD & Blu-ray)
* Sport/Health/Fitness Video (DVD)
* Music Video (DVD & Blu-ray)
* Special Interest Video (DVD)

Other Music Charts

* Big Beat
* Hot40 Chart
* Asian Download Chart
* World Music Chart
* Classic FM Chart
* 1Xtra Chart