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Billboard Philippines

Billboard Philippines (also known as BillboardPH) was a music media brand owned by Algo-Rhythm Communications in partnership with Billboard. Its creation was announced on June 2016[3][4] and it was officially launched on September 15, 2016.[5][6] It provided music news, print and mobile publishing, music conferences and licensed shows for radio, internet and television.

Billboard Philippines
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Type of site
Music media brand
Available inEnglish, Filipino
OwnerAlgo-Rhythm Communications
Billboard USA
EditorFrancis Reyes[1][2]
Websitewww.billboard.ph[dead link]
Alexa rankDecrease 780,070 (Global, March 2018)
LaunchedSeptember 15, 2016; 3 years ago (2016-09-15)
Current statusDiscontinued

On June 10, 2017, after months of chart formulations, Billboard Philippines finally announced the inception of three music charts: Philippine Hot 100, Philippine Top 20 and Catalog Chart. The first chart week was released on June 12, 2017, coinciding with Philippine Independence Day.[7] All charts refreshed every Monday.[8]

After months of not releasing data, the charts were discontinued from January 15, 2018. The editor-in-chief Francis Reyes and Algo-Rhythm Communications did not release an official statement regarding their inactivity.

ChartsEdit

  • Philippine Hot 100: ranked the most popular local and international songs in the Philippines.
  • Philippine Top 20: ranked the most popular local songs in the Philippines.
  • Catalog Chart: ranked the most popular local songs older than three years in the Philippines.
  • Top 20 Social Chart: ranked the most followed Filipino artists on social networking services.
  • K-Pop Top 5: launched on September 15, 2017, it ranked the most popular K-pop songs in the Philippines.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "What's brewing, Francis Reyes?". GIST.PH. September 11, 2016. Retrieved September 24, 2016.
  2. ^ "The Value of BillboardPH: A Somewhat Personal Perspective From the EIC". Billboard Philippines. September 15, 2016. Retrieved September 24, 2016.
  3. ^ "Billboard Partners With AlgoRhythm to Launch Billboard Philippines". Billboard. June 15, 2016. Retrieved September 24, 2016.
  4. ^ "Billboard amplifies Asian expansion with entry into Philippines". Sun.Star Manila. June 27, 2016. Retrieved September 24, 2016.
  5. ^ "Billboard set to enter Philippines' music scene". Philippine Star. September 15, 2016. Retrieved September 24, 2016.
  6. ^ "Billboard to launch in PH, vows support for Filipino artists". Philippine Daily Inquirer. September 15, 2016. Retrieved September 24, 2016.
  7. ^ "The BillboardPH Philippine Charts: It's About Time". Billboard Philippines. June 10, 2017. Retrieved June 11, 2017.
  8. ^ "Billboard Philippines Launches First National Charts". Billboard. June 20, 2017. Retrieved June 27, 2017.

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