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Katy Perry's 'Prism' a Good Example of How Albums Don't Work Anymore

Katy Perry's 'Prism' a Good Example of How Albums Don't Work Anymore | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it

The album is dying in front of our very eyes.

 

In other words, what kind of screwed up world do we live in where Katy Perry’s new album “Prism” sells only 287,000 copies in its debut? One in which everybody’s interested in the single, and no one’s got time to sit and hear your hour-plus statement.

Pierre Priot's insight:

Overground trendy acts fail to transform hype into album sales.

Let's hope indie arstists will keep the long-play format alive!

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New Metrics And Tools Like Ultimate Chart Reveal Music Industry's Secret Strengths

New Metrics And Tools Like Ultimate Chart Reveal Music Industry's Secret Strengths | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it
Daft Punk (source: Wikipedia) If you believe everything you read, the music industry is swirling the financial drain. There’s always some new study or article that purports to show how business is much worse than it’s ever been.
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Breaking news: MP3 did not kill the Record Industry, it only made stronger

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