Presentation on theme: "Music industry in the UK. Music history in UK Church music, Folk music, Court music."— Presentation transcript:
Music industry in the UK
Music history in UK Church music, Folk music, Court music.
Popular bands in UK The Beatles, Pink Floyd, The Sex pistols, Deep Purple,
... The Rolling Stones, Queen, The Prodigy, Elton John,
... Led Zeppelin, Depeche Mode, Others..
In the 21st Century Coldplay, Killers, Oasis, Take That, Amy Winehouse, Duffy, And more..
Popular musicians from other countries. (In UK) Michael Jackson, Madonna,
List of best-selling singles year by year (UK)
Awards in UK Mercury Awards, BRIT Awards, Grammy Awards.
Mercury music prize. Award for the best album in UK or Ireland.
Grammy Awards. Classical record industry. Winners are selected by critics.
UK music charts. UK singles chart, UK classical chart, UK albums chart.
Music charts A chart is method of ranking music according to popularity during a given period of time.
UK Top 40 singles chart Last week at UK top 40 number 1 single was -I’m not alone. (Calvin Harris)
Calvin Harris Calvin Harris is a Singer-songwriter, a Producer. Genres are Electronica, Disco, Pop and New Wave. Last week was Nr.1 in UK Top40 Singles chart (January 17th)
First success Songs Da Bongos and Brighter Days were released as a 12’’ club single
EMI Group British music company One of the ‘’Big Four’’ record companies
Sony BMG Global recorded music company They have contracts with both local artists and international superstars
I Created Disco Released 29 June, 2007 Contains uptempo electroclash songs that are influenced by music from the 1980’s
Calvin Harris’ awards He has been nominated for 8 times, but has won only 2 awards with song ‘’Dance Wiv Me’’ ‘’Best remixer’’ ‘’Best dancefloor filler’’
Calvin Harris-I’m not alone Can you stay up for the weekend and blame god for looking too old can you find all that you stand for has been replaced with mountains of gold you can untrain yourself to notice to feel pain and swallow fear but can you stay up for the weekend 'til next year God I can’t do this any more though I’ll be laid down on the floor as many feet walk through the door I’m not alone