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Dazed and confused, the music industry still hasn't found what it's looking for

Dazed and confused, the music industry still hasn't found what it's looking for | Music Industry Sales Hit New Low | Scoop.it
Album sales are struggling, vinyl sales are rising -- what does the future hold for music?
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Album Sales Hit A New Low | The Passive Voice | A Lawyer's Thoughts on Authors, Self-Publishing and Traditional Publishing

Album Sales Hit A New Low | The Passive Voice | A Lawyer's Thoughts on Authors, Self-Publishing and Traditional Publishing | Music Industry Sales Hit New Low | Scoop.it
From Billboard: As streaming gathers momentum, the U.S. music industry keeps breaking sales milestones -- the wrong kind. This week's 3.97-million album sales tally is the smallest weekly sum for album sales since Nielsen SoundScan began tracking data in 1991. It's also...
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Dazed and confused, the music industry still hasn't found what it's looking for

Dazed and confused, the music industry still hasn't found what it's looking for | Music Industry Sales Hit New Low | Scoop.it
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Streaming Isn't Saving the Music Industry After All, Data Shows... - Digital Music News

Streaming Isn't Saving the Music Industry After All, Data Shows... - Digital Music News | Music Industry Sales Hit New Low | Scoop.it
(source: RIAA) Yes, streaming is reversing recording industry declines… in countries like Sweden and Norway.  But it’s still not happening in the largest music markets,...
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Chaz Smith's curator insight, March 15, 2017 8:40 PM

The data clearly shows that streaming is the cause of records not receiving its full potential. Many new artist are abandoning streaming companies at an alarming rate.

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US Album Sales Hit New All-Time Low

US Album Sales Hit New All-Time Low | Music Industry Sales Hit New Low | Scoop.it

This week, for the first time since SoundScan began tracking music sales back in 1991, weekly album sales have fallen under four million. For the past charting week, there were only 3.97 million albums sold—a figure that includes physical and digital sales. Last year, album sales were just about one million [...]

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Digital music sales are in a free fall, as Spotify does to iTunes what iTunes did to CDs

Digital music sales are in a free fall, as Spotify does to iTunes what iTunes did to CDs | Music Industry Sales Hit New Low | Scoop.it
Why would you pay $9.99 or more for one album on iTunes when for the same price each month you can hear millions of songs on a streaming music platform like Spotify? The concept of digital download...
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