LastFM Trends Trends – Best Of 2010: Part Two Of Its Year-End Roundup‘s countdown of the year’s most-played artists gets a little closer to the top spot this week, as #20 – #11 are revealed today. Find out which names have jumped up this year, and who […]


Could Eminem Take Top Grammy?

Continuing our coverage of the Grammy Awards, today the Trends team takes a look at the nominees for the coveted Record Of The Year award. Featuring some of the biggest records of the year, […]

12/07/2010 Trends: The Sky’s The Limit For Jason Derülo

Jason Derülo has made a very successful career transition this year. Moving on from writing hits for other acts, he released his debut album Jason Derülo and even gained a place in’s Best of […]


The Beatles Get Back To The Top

Yesterday’s announcement from Apple might not have rocked everyone’s world, but the news that The Beatles have hit iTunes (read more at StreetDate) will doubtless mean the Fab Four grace a few more playlists than […]

11/17/2010 Trends: Has Christina Aguilera Made A Welcome Return?

Christina Aguilera has been off the stage for a little while, but finally made her live return this weekend in Vegas. More has been made of Aguilera’s private life than her singing of late, and […]

10/26/2010 Trends: Nelly Furtado Prepares Greatest Hits Collection

Canadian-Portuguese pop princess Nelly Furtado has announced a career retrospective: her Greatest Hits collection will land on November 15th. We asked the Trends to take a look at her top ten tracks to predict […]

10/21/2010 Trends: U2 Look To The New Year

Stadium rockers U2 look set to open up the new year with their thirteenth (yes, you read that correctly, thirteenth) studio album. Tentatively titled ‘Songs of Ascent’ we thought we would ask the Trends […]

10/20/2010 Trends: Ne-Yo Prepares For Landing

Ne-Yo, often seen as the Mr. Smooth of R&B, is readying himself for the release of his fourth album Libra Scale. With this in mind we asked the Trends team to see what listeners […]

10/11/2010 Trends: Phil Collins Leaves Fans In The Texan Dust

© Sheila Rock/EMI Phil Collins has been teasing his fans with more talk of retiring from music, since the release of his Motown covers album Going Back on September 28th. He’s put down the microphone […]

10/07/2010 Trends: P!nk’s Greatest Hits Stack Up

P!nk has announced a Greatest Hits… So Far set ahead of the holiday season, and it’s a thumping playlist. Trends run down the top five to find out what’s really leading her charts.