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Digital booming and set to grow further, says BPI

Digital booming and set to grow further, says BPI | Music business | Scoop.it

"A fifth of British music buyers have now “fully transitioned” to digital music, or so says a new report from UK record label trade body BPI on the digital music market."

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British artists claimed 12.6% of global recorded music sales in 2011

British artists claimed 12.6% of global recorded music sales in 2011 | Music business | Scoop.it
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British High Court Orders ISPs To Block Pirate Bay

British High Court Orders ISPs To Block Pirate Bay | Music business | Scoop.it
The British High Court has ordered five of the U.K.’s biggest ISPs to block users from accessing illegal file-sharing site the Pirate Bay.  The ruling requires...
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Rdio signs deal with UK music rights-holders, as it cranks up its European expansion

Rdio signs deal with UK music rights-holders, as it cranks up its European expansion | Music business | Scoop.it
Digital music subscription service Rdio just took one small step closer towards launching in the UK, after PRS for Music, the organisation that represents the rights of 85,000 songwriters, ...
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Association of Independent Music launches campaign to stop sale of EMI

Association of Independent Music launches campaign to stop sale of EMI | Music business | Scoop.it

Association of Independent Music (AIM), which represents a large number of the UK's independent record labels, has launched a campaign to stop the break-up and sale of EMI.


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UK's 2011 Singles Sales Reach Record-Breaking Numbers

UK's 2011 Singles Sales Reach Record-Breaking Numbers | Music business | Scoop.it
The year's not quite over yet, but U.K. single sales have already reached a record-breaking high. A total of 164 million singles have been sold year to date surpassing last...
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UK album sales down by almost seven million during first half of 2012

UK album sales down by almost seven million during first half of 2012 | Music business | Scoop.it
Digital sales are up by 17.3%, but it's not enough to close the gap...
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HMV Grows U.K. Market Share

HMV Grows U.K. Market Share | Music business | Scoop.it
HMV has marginally increased its share of the U.K. entertainment market, according to latest figures released by market research firm Kantar Worldpanel. Amazon, which...
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U.K. Album Sales Drop 15% In First Quarter

U.K. Album Sales Drop 15% In First Quarter | Music business | Scoop.it
Digital now accounts for almost a third of all U.K. album sales, according to new market data released by British labels trade body the BPI – but that wasn't enough...
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Spotify competitor Deezer sees 60% of UK sign-ups arrive from mobile

Spotify competitor Deezer sees 60% of UK sign-ups arrive from mobile | Music business | Scoop.it
At the Financial Times’ (FT) Digital Media Conference in London today, France-based music service announced Deezer announced that 60% of its UK signups are coming from mobile, thanks ...
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BPI 2011 stats: Market down, album sales fall 5.6% - but digital up 26.6%

BPI 2011 stats: Market down, album sales fall 5.6% - but digital up 26.6% | Music business | Scoop.it

"2011 was a record year for singles and digital album sales - but neither could hide yet another annual decline in the overall UK recorded music market."

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Digital Album Sales Smash 2010 Total

Digital Album Sales Smash 2010 Total | Music business | Scoop.it

"Sales of digital albums have already smashed the 2010 record, selling 21.3 million copies, two months ahead of the year end, new Official Charts Company data released by BPI reveals today."

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