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Why Digital Media Niche is the New Mainstream

Why Digital Media Niche is the New Mainstream

“Marketing of media brands is locked in a transition phase, moving from the old model of one-to-many messaging to targeted digital campaigns. As in all transitions, the old and new models will co-exist for some time.”

via MIDiA

Global Streaming Music Market Reaches Saturation

Global Streaming Music Market Reaches Saturation

From 2018 onwards, streaming music growth will lessen each year, falling from 29% in 2018 to 7% in 2026. The slowdown in revenue growth reflects the maturation of developed streaming markets such as the US, UK, Sweden, Netherlands and Australia.

via Media Research

Why 2017 is Shaping Up to be the Year of Music Streaming

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On-demand audio streams have reached more than 184 billion so far in 2017, that’s a considerable 62.4% increase over the same period last year, according to Nielsen’s U.S. Music Mid-Year 2017 Report.

Source: Nielsen

Streaming is Largest Revenue-Generator for Music Industry

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RIAA’s 2015 year-end music sales & shipments report is now published with a unique and comprehensive look at the state of the U.S. music business. A quick snapshot reveals that streaming, now the largest revenue-generator for the industry, helped grow the overall business by just shy of 1% year-over-year.

Source: RIAA

Online Digital Content Market Share Reached 40%+ in 2015

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IDATE estimates the global content industries market reached 145.5 billion EUR in 2014. On a global scale, 41.2% of revenues came from dematerialized digital channels — nearly twice the results of 2011.

Source: IDATE

How Music-as-a-Service is Transforming the Industry

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Recorded music is the most mature segment of mobile entertainment. Given the current spread across competing platforms, it’s clear that online digital distribution is now the core of that industry. And, when offered a choice, fewer people will opt to own copies of music recordings.

via Digital Lifescapes

Streaming Music Services Reach $1.87 Billion in the U.S. Market

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American music streaming service revenues increased by 29% last year to reach $1.87 billion, accounting for more than one-quarter of total industry revenues. Growth was at the expense of both digital downloads and physical media revenues.

via eMarketer