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Rock Music Was The Dominant Genre Of 2013

by Paul Cashmere

Music fans purchased more Rock Music than any other genre in 2013.

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Music Industry Summary 2013

by Roger Wink, VVN Music

Nielsen Entertainment and Billboard have released their annual review of the music business for the period of December 31, 2012 through December 29, 2013.

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Justin Timberlake - Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Justin Timberlake Has Biggest Selling Album Of 2013 In USA So Far

by Paul Cashmere

Justin Timberlake’s ‘The 20/20 Experience’ is the biggest selling album of the year so far in the USA.

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Record Store Day Saw Increased Music Sales

by Paul Cashmere

Record Store Day has been declared a success after music sales for independent record stores across America were up 59% on the previous week and up 3% on the same day last year.

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Metallica, Photo Ros O'Gorman

Metallica Metallica Remains Biggest Selling Album Of SoundScan Era

by Paul Cashmere

Metallica’s ‘Metallica’ album remains the biggest selling album of the SoundScan era and clocked up a further 110,000 sales in 2012.

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Jack White. image by Ros O'Gorman.

Rock Rocked In 2012

by Paul Cashmere

Rock was the biggest selling music genre of 2012.

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Jack White, Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Jack White Bumps The Beatles To Have Biggest Vinyl Of 2012

by Paul Cashmere

Jack White’s ‘Blunderbuss’ was the biggest selling vinyl album of 2012 bumping The Beatles ‘Abbey Road’ from the top of the chart.

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Gotye Has Biggest Selling Song Of 2012 In America

by Paul Cashmere

Melbourne’s Gotye had the biggest selling song of 2012 in the USA.

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Adele Was Biggest Selling Artist Of 2012 In USA

by Paul Cashmere

Adele was the biggest selling artist of 2012 and  ‘21’ was the biggest selling album in the USA, according to Nielsen SoundScan.

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Music Sales Increase 3.1% During 2012 In The USA

by Paul Cashmere

Music sales have registered at 3.1% increase in the USA for 2012, according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan.

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2012 Music Sales Set To Break Record In USA

by Paul Cashmere

Music sales for the first nine months of 2012 are on track to break last year’s record figure in the USA.

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Adele 21 Tops US Mid-Year Chart

by Paul Cashmere

Adele ‘21’ is the biggest selling album of the year in the USA so far and the only album to have sold more than 1,000,000 units.

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Gotye

Gotye Has Third Biggest Digital Album Of Year In USA

by Paul Cashmere

Gotye ‘Making Mirrors’ is the third biggest selling digital album of 2012 so far, according to Nielsen SoundScan.

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Gotye and Kimbra Have Biggest Selling Song Of 2012

by Paul Cashmere

Melbourne’s Gotye featuring Kimbra ‘Something That I Used To Know’ is the biggest selling song in the USA for 2012 so far, according to Nielsen Soundscan.

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Whitney Houston Has Had Almost One Million Sales Since Death

by Paul Cashmere

The death of Whitney Houston has generated a buying spree for fans. Since her death people have purchased over 100,000 Whitney Houston albums and almost 900,000 digital tracks.

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Adele 21 Had 5.1% Of New Music Sales In 2011

by Paul Cashmere

Sales for the Adele ‘21’ in the USA last year are stagging. The ‘21’ album accounted for 5.1% of all new release album sales during 2011.

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Metallica. image by Ros O'Gorman

Metallica Maintains Biggest Selling Album Of Past 20 Years

by Paul Cashmere

Metallica’s ‘Metallica’ is still the biggest selling album of the past 20 years but The Beatles ‘1’ is moving up the ranks.

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Universal Music Was The Biggest Music Label Of 2011

by Paul Cashmere

Universal Music maintained its position as the biggest music label of 2011 but it was close.

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Retail Sold 69% Of All Music Sales In 2011

by Paul Cashmere

Despite the doom and gloom written about music retail 69% of all albums sold in America in 2011 were through retail outlets.

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Rihanna Is Biggest Selling Digital Artist Ever

by Paul Cashmere

Rihanna has sold more digital tracks than any other artist.

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Adele Was Biggest Selling Artist Of 2011 By Far

by Paul Cashmere

We knew Adele was going to be the biggest selling artist of 2011 halfway through the year but just how big she was is staggering.

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The Beatles Abbey Road

The Beatles Abbey Road Tops Vinyl Sales For 2011

by Paul Cashmere

The biggest selling album on vinyl in the USA in 2011 was The Beatles ‘Abbey Road’.

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