Music & Media

Music & Media was a pan-European magazine for radio, music and entertainment. It was published for the first time in 1984 as Eurotipsheet, but in 1986 it changed name to Music & Media.[1] It was originally based in Amsterdam, but later moved to London.[2] The magazine focused specifically on radio, TV, music, charts and related areas of entertainment such as music festivals and events. Music & Media ceased in August 2003.[3] Music & Media was the sister publication of Billboard magazine.[4][5]

Music & Media
CategoriesEntertainment industry
First issue19 March 1984; 37 years ago (1984-03-19)
Final issue9 August 2003 (2003-08-09)
Based inLondon, England, U.K.

Record charts

Main charts

  • European Top 100 Albums (sales)
  • European Hot 100 Singles (sales)
  • European Airplay Top 50 (airplay) (Previously called European Hit Radio Top 40)
  • European Border Breakers (airplay of European songs breaking out of their country of signing)


  1. "Music & Media in Partnership with Billboard". Billboard. 11 October 1986. Retrieved 4 January 2018 via Google Books.
  2. "Music & Media Restructures Staff with Big Plans for '99". Billboard. 19 December 1998. Retrieved 4 January 2018 via Google Books.
  3. "Billboard sister magazine Music & Media is to close on Thursday after the publication of its August 2 issue". Archived from the original on 4 January 2018. Retrieved 4 January 2018.
  4. "CHART BEAT CHAT". Billboard. Retrieved 4 January 2018.
  5. "Stavenes-Dove Dies Aged 31". Billboard. Retrieved 4 January 2018.