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Overall music sales in the United States from 2008 to 2013

Overall music sales in the United States from 2008 to 2013 (in million units)

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 8, 2013
Overall music sales in the United States from 2008 to 2013 This statistic provides data on overall music sales in the United States from 2008 to 2013. In 2011, music sales in the United States increased sharply, and continued to grow in 2012, with 1.61 billion units sold. However, by 2013 sales had dropped again to just over 1.5 billion. Click here for a statistic on the best-selling albums in 2012.
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Overall music sales in the United States from 2008 to 2013 (in million units)

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