American Idol tops the TV ratings, with over twice the viewers of competitors, and totally dominates TV-show websites with 5 times the visitors of most. For example Idol gets 17% market share compared to Heroes or Lost way down at 3%. Full details at Girls Rock !!here
Alexandra Burke has the record for the fastest-selling download across Europe on its first day of release. Hallelujah sold more than 105,000 which beat the previous fastest download of 82,000 in one day — A Moment Like This by Leona Lewis from 2006. By comparison, Take That sold less than 10,000 downloads of Greatest Day on its first day.
Swedish heavy metal band Arch Enemy are streaming tracks on MySpace from their new album The Root of All Evildue out October 6th. The powerful new song Bury Me an Angel is well worth a listen. Go to their MySpace site.