What qualifies as a Spin?

What qualifies as a Spin?

The current process of encoding music into the BDS system for monitoring of airplay breaks each song into 6-second segments.

At least 12 of these segments must hit for a detect to be counted. At least 72 seconds of a song needs to air for BDS to count it as a detection.

*Through DVS (or the Detection Verification System) we are able to retrieve audio from any of the stations we monitor from within the past 7 days. If that audio is reviewed and at least 60 seconds of a song is heard being played, a credit can be entered for that spin.


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