Adele's Fans Buy Millions, But Record Sales Continue to Drop
|01/06/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Even though Adele broke records for album sales with “25,” she couldn’t stop overall record sales from continuing to decline in 2015 as consumers keep switching to on-demand streaming services.
According to Nielsen Music’s 2015 year-end report, total album sales dropped 6.1 percent to 241.4 million, from 257 million in 2014. Even digital track sales declined 12.5 percent compared with 2014.
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