Sydney hip hop act Bliss N Eso at No. Firstly streaming has changed everything ever since being factored into the data used to compile the ARIA singles chart two years ago. Streaming charts are more static than download charts.
That means the same songs stay in the chart, week after week. It takes something massive, like a new Ed Sheeran or Drake record, to have a real instant impact. Paul Cashmere, of music website Noise 11, studies chart trends.
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Most Australian commercial radio networks are obliged to play at least per-cent of local music — again that can be made up by playing Australian artists out of prime time.
Certainly Australian acts have found the easiest way to get songs on commercial radio is to make songs that fit commercial radio formats.
Radio is not the music industry, it is the radio industry. It has a completely different set of goals to record companies.
If the music industry spent less time on fast food artists and more on developing them we would be in much better shape. The industry needs to look at its own priorities before blaming aligned industries like radio. If the Black Sorrows, Colin Hay, Deborah Conway and Mental as Anything together can sell out a national tour, then the chart is no longer a reflection of Australian music fans tastes.