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Re: Una Healy

Postby sammy01 » 22 Feb 2017, 13:40

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Jamie wrote:Yeah, an album from an ex-girlband member reaching 28 on a major record label with 3000 copies sold. I bet they're jumping for joy.

Who was it who was saying that exact same sentence when Nicola Roberts sold more and peaked higher...I wonder???


To be fair - it seems like she recorded the bulk of this album before signing to Decca. So there's a fair amount of cost away.

I mean, Decca won't release album #2, but I don't think they made a massive loss either.


I wouldn't be surprised if she becomes one of those niche artists who releases an album every couple of years. Decca surely knew what to expect and cost on their side would be absolute minimal, if she can keep it selling in Ireland and get an extra 10k (total) from the UK they would probably see it as a success.
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Re: Una Healy

Postby Jay » 22 Feb 2017, 14:30

Kind of surprised there's an upbeat feeling towards this album's commercial performance... why is there an assumption that Decca (UMG) has such low expectations from one of their signings? It's unlikely to sell much more than 5k in total in the UK. That'd be a fairly insubstantial result from an album released on an indie label (from a known artist).

I'm usually the first to be optimistic about how my girl group faves are doing, but I feel it'd be quite kind to describe this as merely a mediocre result.

Purely talking about commercial performance here. I've always liked Una as a personality & the album is a pleasant listen.
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Re: Una Healy

Postby kamel » 22 Feb 2017, 15:19

I thought she will flop like Vanessa and Mollie with their music, a top 30 album is a great achivement for her
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Re: Una Healy

Postby Jay » 22 Feb 2017, 15:27

Vanessa & Mollie haven't released albums so that's not a very fair comparison.
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Re: Una Healy

Postby Jay » 03 Mar 2017, 15:27

Album chart run so far: 28-167-140...

Queen of longevity! :dee: Just over 4,800 sold so far.
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Re: Una Healy

Postby sammy01 » 03 Mar 2017, 15:33

Jay wrote:Album chart run so far: 28-167-140...

Queen of longevity! :dee: Just over 4,800 sold so far.


Mel C would kill for 3 weeks on the chart! I stand by her doing 10k in the UK (mainly because she seems to be able to book TV shows as promo).

Also it rose to #12 second week in Ireland.
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Re: Una Healy

Postby Jamie » 03 Mar 2017, 18:45

Jay wrote:Album chart run so far: 28-167-140...

Queen of longevity! :dee: Just over 4,800 sold so far.


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Re: Una Healy

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Re: Una Healy

Postby DaniSpiceBoy » 16 May 2017, 01:30

Went to her concert at London Bush Hall and it was very nice. Beautiful little venue and she sounded great. Support act was also very good. Surprisingly, more than half of the audience were middle aged men and women. Definately not your average Saturdays fans!









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Re: Una Healy

Postby addicted2you » 16 May 2017, 08:03

Awesome videos , she looks and sounds great.
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Re: Una Healy

Postby HermeSpice » 16 May 2017, 16:55

that is a brilliant video!!! love the idea....
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