That Was The Year That Was

December 19th, 2012


Made plans yet for New Year’s? Why not spend it with bpm:tv?

To celebrate a watershed year for EDM in North America, we’ve lined up a series of specials showcasing the most exciting and important sounds of 2012. We’re gonna be the New Year’s destination for anyone who wants to hear the biggest hits and relive the most memorable moments of the year that was.

Here’s what’s in store:

>THE HOT 20 OF 2012
Airs: New Year’s Eve from 4 pm to 10 pm ET | New Year’s Day from 10 am to 4 pm, repeats starting 12 Midnight ET
bpm:tv’s Hot 20 Dance Chart is the definitive weekly guide to the dance tracks rocking clubs around the world. This two-part special recaps the best of the year’s best: the monster hits that scaled the upper reaches of the Hot 20 in 2012, from David Guetta’s anthemic “Titanium,” to PSY’s inescapable “Gangnam Style,” to Swedish House Mafia’s swan song “Don’t You Worry Child.”

>NEW YEAR’S DANCE PARTY 2012
Airs: New Year’s Eve from 10 pm to 1 am ET, repeats from 1 am to 4 am ET
bpm:tv bids farewell to 2012 with a three-hour commercial-free dance mix featuring the year’s biggest club hits, plus a sprinkling of last year’s smashes, and all-time classics from the likes of Daft Punk and Kool & The Gang.

>THE TOP 100 DJs of 2012
Airs: New Year’s Day from 4 pm to Midnight ET
This four-part special reviews the results of this year’s Top 100 DJs poll, the authoritative global ranking of electronic dance music’s most popular and successful artists, and highlights career-defining tracks by every major performer on the list, from Avicii to Zedd.

Don’t forget that bpm:tv is in free preview right now on Videotron and Eastlink, so if you’re a customer of either service, you can tune in to catch bpm:tv free of charge throughout the holidays. You’ll find us at channel 166 on Videotron, and channel 177 on Eastlink.

Happy holidays!


 

Tiesto/Diplo team-up conquers this week’s Hot 20

March 28th, 2011

Another week, another Hot 20 Dance Chart. Who’s on top this week? “C’mon,” from Tiesto vs. Diplo featuring Busta Rhymes, unseating last week’s champ “Higher,” from Taio Cruz featuring Kylie Minogue, which free-fell all the way to number five. New contenders this week: Eric Prydz, “Niton (The Reason)” at number 18, and Steve Aoki & Laidback Luke featuring Lil Jon, “Turbulence” at number 16. And keep your eye on “Who’s That Chick?” from David Guetta featuring Rihanna, which jumped all the way from ninth place to number four.

Don’t forget to vote for this week’s LOVE IT OR LOSE IT: Lady Gaga, “Born This Way.”

Watch the video for “C’mon” by Tiesto vs. Diplo featuring Busta Rhymes.

This Week’s Hot 20!

March 15th, 2011

Freemasons featuring Wynter Gordon take top spot, Martin Solveig & Dragonette drop to number five: check out this week’s Hot 20 Dance Chart!

Watch the video for “Believer” by Freemasons Featuring Wynter Gordon.

New bpm:tv Publicity Photos: Scott Fox

March 7th, 2011

New photo of Scott Fox, Hot 20 Dance Chart