UK music industry revenue in decline to £189m | Media

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Plummeting CD sales, the ongoing toll of digital piracy and a lack of big name acts on tour fuelled a £189m drop in UK music revenues last year.

The music industry saw revenues decline 4.8% to £3.8bn in 2010 as the post-party hangover kicked in following a bumper 2009 driven by Susan Boyle’s record-breaking debut and big-selling albums from Lady Gaga and Michael Jackson.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2011/aug/04/uk-music-industry-revenue-falls?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+theguardian%2Fmedia%2Frss+%28Media%29

UK music industry revenue falls £189m | Media | guardian.co.uk.

 

~ by musicproducertv on August 4, 2011.

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