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For the first time, music videos will count towards the official singles chart, in a shake-up to the way music consumption is measured for the weekly countdown: Both free and paid-for streams will qualify, although subscription services will carry a heavier weight in calculations: One hundred paid-for streams will equate to one sale, but it will take 600 ad-funded streams to make up the same figure #AceNewsDesk reports
#AceNewsDesk – June.25: Previously the chart was compiled from sales of downloads, CD and vinyl, and streams of audio tracks: Now music video streams and downloads will all count – as l…