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Vinyl sales are still on the rise in 2015, fueling a revival that keeps pointing up

Vinyl sales are still on the rise in 2015, fueling a revival that keeps pointing up | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it
It looks like the vinyl resurgence isn’t going away any time soon. In fact, for 2015, it may be getting stronger. Vinyl album sales between January and March of this year were 53 percent higher than the first three months of 2014, according to a recent Nielsen report.
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US Vinyl sales hit 9.2 million units in 2015 - highest figure in 20 years!

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Billboard Makes YouTube Part of Hot 100 Formula

Billboard Makes YouTube Part of Hot 100 Formula | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it
Billboard has decided to add YouTube views to its formula for determining the No. 1 single in the United States.
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Billboard finally gets it: youtube is the jukebox of the digital age

 

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Was 2013 The Year Of The One Hit Wonder?

Was 2013 The Year Of The One Hit Wonder? | Kill The Record Industry | Scoop.it
The lesson of 2013: When it comes to pop, past performance is no guarantee of future results.
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2014 futures hits? Think of music memes.

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