Record Store Day 2017 Top Albums and Singles Charts!

April 27th
Record Store Day 2017 was a very big success again with music lovers descending upon their favorite record stores to check out the new vinyl releases. P.N.E. Garden Auditorium, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada 7/29/66 by Grateful Dead was the top selling album on Record Store Day, while Strawberry Fields Forever by The Beatles was the top selling single. The year-over-year…

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2017-Q1 U.S. Industry Numbers

April 6th
BuzzAngle Music releases the 2017-Q1 U.S. Industry numbers: Overall Consumption Numbers: Total Project Album Sales Song Project Song Sales Audio Streams Video Streams 2016-Q1 131,428,310 43,557,026 557,460,904 211,775,068 51,852,875,330 48,187,790,464 2017-Q1 140,486,427 36,184,439 718,630,666 161,283,884 83,602,017,368 48,658,381,855 % Change 6.9% -16.9% 28.9% -23.8% 61.2% 1.0%   Physical Album Numbers: Album Sales Digital Sales Physical Sales CD Sales Vinyl Sales CS…

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Sales on Chuck Berry titles explode after his passing

March 20th
Album sales and song sales on titles from Chuck Berry exploded after news of his death this past Saturday, March 18, 2017. The iconic musician and rock & roll pioneer was 90. Overall, Chuck Berry album sales increased 9,581% after his passing. His album sales average was 39 per day, which went to 2,054 the day of his death and…

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2017 Grammys Impact

February 14th
The 2017 Grammy Awards had plenty of intrigue with regard to the top awards and as usual provided the nominated and performing artists with a boost to their album and song sales. Here are the highlights: Grammy Winning Albums: – Album sales for 25 by Adele jumped 232% Sunday night as a result of winning album of the year… 25…

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