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  • Kantar Worldpanel reports double digit decline in Q4 physical music sales
    Kantar Worldpanel has reported that the physical entertainment market endured a tough Q4, with a decline of 7.8% across music, video and gaming in the 12 weeks to December 18. Music and video both experienced double digit declines, with sales falling by 11 ...
    01/22/2017 - 5:27 pm | View Link
  • How Music Distribution is Changing in 2017 for Independent Artists
    In our interview with music industry veteran, Wendy Day, she had some really interesting stats on the state of music distribution for us: In 2015, 29% of music income came from CD sales (declining), 34% came from digital download sales (also on the decline ...
    01/22/2017 - 12:42 pm | View Link
  • With 1m global album sales, Christine And The Queens ready next step
    The debut album from Christine & The Queens has sold more than 1m equivalent albums worldwide – as both the artist and her team at Because Music ready the next phase of her career. Chaleur Humaine, which carries an eponymous title in the US market, was ...
    01/22/2017 - 8:12 am | View Link
  • Justin Bieber slams The Weeknd’s music as ‘wack’ after he’s spotted in close embrace with his ex Selena Gomez
    Justin has gone as far as to suggest his ex Selena is dating The Weeknd to boost her record sales The reporters then asked if he enjoyed listening to The Weeknd’s music, to which he barked: “Hell no I can’t listen to a Weeknd song! That sh*t’s ...
    01/21/2017 - 11:32 am | View Link
  • Cassette album sales rise by 74% in 2016
    Vinyl isn’t the only format making a comeback. Cassettes are having an unexpected revival with sales almost doubling in 2016. Album sales on cassette grew by 74% in the US last year with 129,000 copies sold (up from 74,000 in 2015) according to Nielsen ...
    01/21/2017 - 3:08 am | View Link
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    01/20/2017 - 11:19 am | View Website
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