Radiohead Gets Internet Boost on Pop Charts

January 2008
Red Herring;1/10/2008, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the top ranking attained by British rock band Radiohead on the U.S. pop charts. Its album titled "In Rainbows" was initially sold on the Internet under a name-your-own-price system. It topped charts in Great Britain, Canada, France, Japan and Ireland and sold a total of 122,000 copies during its first official week of release in U.S. stores and another 10,000 copies a week before, according to Nielsen SoundScan data.


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