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161.8MM digital music tracks were sold in 2010, up 5.9% from 2009Music Sales Dip Further in 2010 but Digital Albums Hit the Mainstream
Online and mobile delivery now accounts for 31% of the UK music market, 26% of games and 5.4% of video more...
The growth of the digital singles market continued with 42.4MM sold in Q3 2011, up 13% on 2010’s Q3 tally of 37.6MM more...
Q3 2011 album sales across all the significant formats – CD, digital and vinyl – dropped 11.4% to 21.8MM from 24.6MM in Q3 2010 more...
Digital now accounts for 28.2% of all UK albums sales, up from 20.1% in the third quarter of 2010 more...
Streaming services such as Spotify, which make money from advertising and subscriptions, brought in just 3% of total recorded-music revenues in 2010 more...