This week, there are more returning entries than new ones, Rachel Platten goes to Number One and Mr Brightside is back on the charts. Returning Entries 99 – Throne by Bring Me The Horizon 98 – Waves by Mr Probz 95 – Riptide by Vance Joy 86 – Naïve by The Kooks 84 – Mr. … More Chart Update: 28/08/15
This week, there are no returning entries and Jess Glynne gets her second Number One of 2015. New Entries 96 – Whiskey Story by Example Example is a rapper who has always surprised me with his lyrical intelligence and solid flow. Whiskey Story is no exception. The production is good, supporting the whiskey-like haze that … More Chart Update: 21/08/15
This week, our two highest new entries were about sex, we got the debut single from an X Factor band and the latest single from Lana Del Ray. Returning 100 – Titanium by David Guetta ft. Sia 97 – Freedom by Pharrell Williams Last year, Happy by Pharrell was the biggest selling single of the … More Chart Update: 14/08/15
I have just completed my first year studying music at Oxford University, so I thought it would be good to tell you what it is actually like. Quick disclaimer: this is all taken from the point of view of a music student, so I can’t really comment on other subjects. 1. Workload There are no … More Studying at Oxford University
In my first week of reviewing the Official UK Singles Chart Top 100, One Direction returns with a new Number 1 and electronic music both surprises and disappoints me. Returning 91 – You’re My World by Cilla Black 44 – Anyone Who Had a Heart by Cilla Black New 90 – Marvin Gaye by Charlie … More Chart Update: 07/08/15
Hello! My name is Sam and I am a Welsh oboist studying music at Oxford University. Welcome to Top Forte! I have been involved in music of all kinds from the age of four – I blame my sister! She is two years older, a violinist and fellow music student at Trinity Laban (you can … More Welcome to Top Forte!