Talpa awaits trial Top 40 ‘with confidence’

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The successor of dj Jeroen Nieuwehuize, Ivo van Breukelen, during his first Top 40 broadcast.

The Top 40 is prepared to take legal action if Radio 538, which is covered by Talpa Radio, refuses to use the chart to the end of the year to send out as in the contract between the two parties is defined.

“We remain the Top 40 broadcast until the end of the year,” the zegsvrouw. “Only by november 1, is the list online only to hear, and via DAB+. On FM do we go from that date our own list broadcast. We keep our eyes on that way to the contract.”


538 announced Monday to stop the broadcasting of the popular charts. The decision came as a surprise to the Stichting Nederlandse Top 40, although there was behind the scenes for a long time talking about whether or not to renew the contract.

At the direction of the board of directors of 538 performed the foundation has also been talks with other channels. Hence, Monday quickly switched could be and Qmusic could be announced as the new partner of the Top 40.

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