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  1. Italy's Singles Chart Goes Digital

    January 14, 2008 12:00 AM EST Italian labels body FIMI confirms that it has replaced its traditional singles sales chart with a digital downloads listing. The move took place without any great fanfare on Jan. 1. The Italian sales charts, as used by Billboard, are prepared for ...

  2. Homegrown Acts Dominate 2006 Italy Record Sales

    January 10, 2007 12:00 AM EST Local artists took the honors in Italy last year, according to 2006 sales results released by local trade body FIMI. FIMI reports that local artists accounted for 80% of album sales in 2006, in a market that has traditionally seen a 50:50 split be ...