UK Music Charts
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The Main charts
|UK Singles Chart||The official singles chart of the United Kingdom. It consist of physical and download sales.|
|UK Albums Chart||The best-selling UK albums.|
|The Vodafone Big Top 40||Unofficial singles chart broadcast on 140 local radio stations in the UK. The chart is compiled by downloads from iTunes.|
|UK Download Chart||Chart based purely on downloads.|
|UK R&B Chart||Chart of the biggest selling R&B and Rap singles and albums.|
|UK Rock Chart||Chart of the biggest selling rock singles and albums.|
|UK Indie Chart||Chart of the biggest selling indie singles and albums.|
|UK Dance Chart||Chart of the biggest selling dance singles and albums.|
|Scottish Singles Chart||Regional chart. Reflects how sales towards the UK Singles Chart are faring in Scotland.|
|Scottish Albums Chart||Regional chart. Reflects how sales towards the UK Albums Chart are faring in Scotland.|
Further genre, format and regional charts are produced by OCC and other compilers.
Classic FM introduced a classical music chart and the annual Classic FM Hall of Fame. In response, BBC Radio 3 introduced a specialist classical chart that lists only "serious" classics, and devoted some of its Tuesday morning programming to this chart.