James Masterton is one of the longest-serving music writers online, having written a weekly guide to the UK Charts since 1992. He has written for dotmusic.com, Yahoo! Music and About.com with a worldwide readership of thousands. He has appeared on BBC and Channel 4 television as a music critic and spoken on radio stations across Europe about the latest events on the UK charts.
His columns now have a brand new home at http://chart-watch.uk/ where you can not only read the latest edition but browse a 25 year history of music writing.
He is also host of a weekly podcast discussing all matters relating to the British music charts. Running since 2008, it celebrated its 300th edition at the start of 2015.
He lives in Sidcup, South East London and spends his days making sports radio programmes, although he cannot tell you who won the FA Cup last year.