LastFM Scrobbling Statistics:

Top 10 Artists (Plays)
Top 10 Tracks (Plays)
Top 10 Weekly Tracks (Plays)
Top 10 Weekly Artists (Plays)

CD Collection Statistics:

Number of Albums: 1728 (1000 Albums reached on 22nd April 2006)

Number of singles to reach number 1: 557

Number of albums to reach number 1: 271

Average UK Album Chart Position: 12.9610750695088

Average UK Single Chart Position: 16.7544414333032

Number of tracks released as Singles in the UK: 5635


Note: This is much less about the CDs in my collection than it is about presenting stats and graphs dynamically using code and an MS Access database. All the tables are derived using ASP. All the graphs are dynamic PHP-generated images, rendered from the database when the page loads.

Number of CDs bought per year:

Number of CDs bought per month:

Albums by year released:

Albums by highest UK chart position:

Singles by year released: (I only have the Guinness Book of Hit Singles 2004... will update soon)

Singles by highest UK chart position:


The last 20 CDs I bought:

Date purchased Artist Title
17/03/2019 Plain White T's Every Second Counts
17/03/2019 Various Return to the Dark Side of the Moon
25/12/2018 Christine and the Queens Chris (Disc 1)
25/12/2018 Christine and the Queens Chris (Disc 2)
25/12/2018 Knopfler, Mark Down the Road Wherever
31/07/2018 Christine and the Queens Chaleur Humaine
15/01/2017 Various Now That's What I Call No.1 Hits (Disc 1)
15/01/2017 Various Now That's What I Call No.1 Hits (Disc 2)
15/01/2017 Various Now That's What I Call No.1 Hits (Disc 3)
25/12/2016 Simon, Paul Stranger to Stranger
25/12/2016 Sting 57th & 9th
07/11/2016 Bastille Wild World
25/03/2016 Merchant, Natalie Paradise is There: The New Tigerlily Recordings
30/01/2016 Aplin, Gabrielle Light Up the Dark (Disc 1)
30/01/2016 Aplin, Gabrielle Light Up the Dark (Disc 2)
26/01/2016 Years & Years Communion
03/11/2015 Gilmour, David Rattle That Lock
03/10/2015 Savoretti, Jack Written in Scars (Disc 1)
03/10/2015 Savoretti, Jack Written in Scars (Disc 2)
03/10/2015 Squeeze Cradle to the Grave

The 10 oldest CDs I own:

Artist Year Released Title
No records returned.

 


The 10 oldest singles I own:

Artist Name UK Release Date
Elvis Presley Hound Dog 21/09/1956
Little Richard Long Tall Sally 08/02/1957
Julie London Cry Me a River 05/04/1957
Nat King Cole When I Fall In Love 19/04/1957
Peggy Lee Fever 15/08/1958
Duane Eddy Rebel Rouser 05/09/1958
Ritchie Valens Donna 06/03/1959
Eddie Cochran C'Mon Everybody 13/03/1959
Jim Reeves He’ll Have To Go 24/03/1960
The Ventures Walk - Don't Run 08/09/1960

Since my DVD player plays SACDs as well as DVD-Audios, I'll show the number of multichannel discs I have too:

CD 1084
Digital 621
DVD 106
DVD-A 10
SACD 8
MD 5