Have you ever bought a CD or paid to download a song/album without having first heard the music simply because of a good review or it was recommended to you?

The statistic presents the share of US teenage internet users who have ever bought a CD or paid for a music download because of a good review or personal recommendation without having heard the music before. During the Stage of Life survey in 2012, almost 60 percent of respondents said they had never paid for music without having heard the music first.

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