Digital Sales

Streaming Music Beats Digital Sales for the First Time in U.S.

According to a new year-end report by Nielsen (via Pitchfork), streaming music has became the primary mode of music consumption in the U.S. for the first time ever. In 2016, on-demand audio streams surpassed 251 billion in 2016, which marks a 76% increase and accounting for 38% of the entire music consumption market. There were more streams on an...