2016 in Review

New developments marked the US music business in 2016, There was welcome growth in recorded music sales driven by more streams and streaming services. Still,…

Music 360Âș

Nielsen recently published its annual Music 360 Report, detailing consumer spending in music, especially subscription services. According to Nielsen, the appetite for music in the…

The Hit that Broke the Mold

On December 12, 2013, BeyoncĂ© released her fifth studio album exclusively on iTunes without any radio promotion, roadside billboards, or viral campaigning. By the end…