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Overeager Chinese music fans spark iTunes and Billboard chart manipulation fears

[2018-11-09 16:29:46]

Music from Chinese-Canadian artist Kris Wu sold on iTunes will not count towards its ranking in charts compiled by Billboard and Nielsen, after allegations the sales were made by users in China rather than within the United States.

Overeager Chinese music fans spark iTunes and Billboard chart manipulation fears


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