The Most Popular Music Genres in the U.S.

by
,

This charts shows a genre breakdown of album sales in the United States in 2013. Rock, R&B and Alternative were the most popular genres in 2013.


Infographic: The Most Popular Music Genres in the U.S. | Statista
 Report
Related Infographics
  • Digital Music Industry
    Spotify Is Keeping Pace With Apple's Music's Growth

    This chart compares the subscriber growth of Apple Music and Spotify since June 2015.

  • Music Industry
    Vinyl turns the tables on digital

    This chart shows the value of vinyl and digital album sales in the UK in Week 48 of 2015 and 2016.

  • Music Industry
    Highest Earning Musicians Of 2016

    This chart shows the pre-tax income before management fees of the world's highest earning musicians in 2016.

  • United States
    Obama's Presidential Medal Of Freedom Recipients

    This chart shows the fields in which recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom from Obama were active in (2009-2016).

  • Music Industry
    Heavy Metal and Hard Rock Albums That Went Certified Diamond Status

    This chart shows metal & hard rock albums that went at least 10x Platinum (Diamond) in the U.S.

You may also be interested in...
Infographic Newsletter

Statista offers daily infographics about trending topics covering Media and Society.

Download & Reference

More statistics about...
Show more
You may also be interested in...
FAQ
Who may use the "Chart of the Day"?
The Statista "Chart of the Day", made available under the Creative Commons License CC BY-ND 3.0, may be used and displayed without charge by all commercial and non-commercial websites. Use is, however, only permitted with proper attribution to Statista.

Which topics are covered by the "Chart of the Day"?
The Statista "Chart of the Day" currently focuses on two sectors: "Media and Technology", updated daily and featuring the latest statistics from the media, internet, telecommunications and consumer electronics industries; and "Economy and Society", which current data from the United States and around the world relating to economic and political issues as well as sports and entertainment.

Can Statista create customized charts?
Absolutely! For information on tailor-made and sector-specific Charts of the Day, please contact Robin Hüdepohl
(robin.huedepohl@statista.com).