Digital music growth vs Piracy growth

In 2011, we collectively listened to 64,876,491,602 songs on the Internet.

Only digital music continues to grow and mature, as streaming services explode, Internet radio companies go public and developers begin using the power of open APIs to mash up sounds and services. Twitter saw a 104% increase in music-related activity. Does this mask the effect of piracy? The following infographic has some startling facts and figures.

Online Piracy in the Music Industry
Infographic by WebpageFX


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