Norwegian Hip Hop duo Madcon poised for UK success
Madcon have highest new entry in the Shazam Tag Chart
London, 23 June 2008 - With more than one million tracks Tagged each week by Shazam users; the world's leading mobile to web music services provider, Shazam unveils a weekly UK Top 40 Tag Chart - a strong indicator of future hit singles.
Norwegian hip hop band MadCon storm into the Shazam Tag Chart with their single Beggin entering the chart at number 4. Originally performed by Franki Valli and The Four Seasons in 1967, Beggin has already topped the Norwegian charts and looks set for success in the UK.
Climbing up the chart from number twenty one to number seven is Kid Rock with his new single All Summer Long. Australian singer/ songwriter Gabriella Cillmi tops the chart for a second week in a row with Sweet About Me and making up the rest of the top five are Ne-Yo, Dizzee Rascal who climbs two places from last week and DJ NG.
Shazam's chart for Monday 16th June to Monday 23rd June 2008 is based on thousands of music fans across the UK using the Shazam to 'Tag' their favourite tunes with their mobile phone. To Tag a track, you simply hold your phone to the music to learn the name of the track and the artist, get cover art, reviews, recommendations and buy the song. To see how easy it is to discover music with Shazam, you can download ShazamiD by simply texting SMART to 80805, visit shazam.com or try it out by dialling 2580
This week's Shazam Tag Chart
|1||Gabriella Cilmi||Sweet About Me||Island||9 June 2008|
|2||Ne-Yo||Closer||Mercury||23 June 2008|
|3||Dizzee Rascal Feat. Calvin Harris||Dance With Me||Dirtee Stank||07 July 2008|
|5||DJ NG Feat. Kathy B & MC Versatile||Tell Me||Data||TBC|
|6||Freemasons Feat. Katherine Ellis||When You Touch Me||Loaded||30 June 2008|
|7||Ironik||Stay With Me||Asylum||30 June 2008|
|8||Jordin Sparks Feat. Chris Brown||No Air||RCA||07 July 2008|
|9||MGMT||Electric Feel||Columbia||23 June 2008|
|10||Chris Brown||Forever||Jive||16 June 2008|
|11||Basshunter||All I Ever Wanted||Hard2Beat||07 July 2008|
|12||September||Cry For You||Hard2beat||14 April 2008|
|13||Mint Royale||Singin' In The Rain||Faith & Hope||22 August 2005|
|14||Kid Rock||All Summer Long||Atlantic||07 July 2008|
|15||Leon Jean Marie||Bring It On||Island||30 June 2008|
|16||Sara Bareilles||Love Song||Columbia||2 June 2008|
|17||Buy Now||Body Crash||Positiva||23 June 2008|
|18||Alex Gaudino Feat. Shena||Watch Out||Data||9 June 2008|
|19||Taio Cruz Feat. Estelle||I Can Be||Island||26 May 2008|
|20||The Potbelleez||Don't Hold Back||Fremetic||16 June 2008|
|21||Sia||Breathe Me||Go Beat||19 January 2004|
|22||Tikaro & J Louis & Ferran Feat. Clarence||Shine On Me||Gut||21 July 2008|
|24||Estelle||No Substitute Love||Atlantic||30 June 2008|
|25||Madonna||Give It 2 Me||Maverick||14 July 2008|
|27||Weezer||Pork And Beans||Polydor||23 June 2008|
|28||Duffy||Warwick Avenue||Polydor||26 May 2008|
|29||Sam Sparro||Black And Gold||Island||7 April 2008|
|30||Sol Seppy||Enter One||Gronland||10 April 2008|
|31||Fall Out Boy Feat. John Mayer||Beat It||Mercury||25 March 2008|
|32||Wiley||Wearing My Rolex||Asylum||28 April 2008|
|33||Rihanna||Take A Bow||Mercury||19 May 2008|
|34||Infadels||Free Things For Poor People||Wall Of Sound||16 June 2008|
|35||Vampire Weekend||Oxford Comma||XL||25 May 2008|
|36||Alphabeat||10,000 Nights||Angel||26 May 2008|
|37||The Ting Tings||That's Not My Name||Columbia||12 May 2008|
|38||Pendulum||Propane Nightmares||WEA||28 April 2008|
|39||Usher||Love In This Club||RCA||28 April 2008|
|40||Busta Rhymes Feat. Linkin Park||We Made It||Warner Bros.||30 June 2008|
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