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Statista dossier on music in the U.S.

This dossier has been compiled to provide statistical information about music, musicians and the music business in the United States.

Table of contents

  • 1. Global overview
    • Value of the global entertainment and media market 2011-2020

    • Global music industry revenue 2015-2020

    • Global revenue of the music industry 2002-2016

    • Music industry revenue distribution worldwide 2015, by source

    • Recorded music market revenue worldwide 2005-2015

    • Fastest growing music markets worldwide in 2015

  • 2. U.S. overview
    • Music industry revenue in the U.S. 2011-2020

    • U.S. music industry - revenue distribution H1 2016, by source

    • Retail value of music shipments in the U.S. from 1999 to 2016

    • Overall music sales in the United States from 2008 to 2013

    • Change of music sales in the U.S. 2009-2016

    • Music album sales in the U.S. 2007-2016

    • Music industry revenue in the U.S. 2009-2015

    • Revenue of major label music production in the U.S. 2009-2014

  • 3. Bestsellers
    • Top-selling artists worldwide from 1954 to 2016

    • Top-selling music albums of all time

    • Top selling albums of all time in the U.S. 2016

    • Top-selling digital songs in the U.S. 2016

    • Most popular songs in the U.S. 2015, based on audio streams

    • Top-selling vinyl albums in the U.S. 2016

    • Best selling one-Hit Wonders 2013-2014

  • 4. Record companies
    • Market share of the largest music publishers worldwide from 2007 to 2016

    • Major & independent record labels market share 2016, by country

    • Market share of record companies in the 2012-2015, by label ownership

    • Annual revenue of Sony Corporation's music segment 2008-2016

    • Universal Music Group's revenue 2004-2016

    • Revenue of the Warner Music Group 2004-2016

    • Key features of independent record labels worldwide 2015

    • Market share of independent record labels by product type 2016

  • 5. Concert business
    • Live music industry revenue in the U.S. by source 2011-2020

    • The most successful music tours worldwide 2016

    • The most successful music tours in North America in 2016

    • The most successful music tours in North America 2016, based on ticket sales

    • Highest grossing music tours of all time in North America 2016

    • Live Nation Entertainment's concert revenue from 2008 to 2016

    • Number of events promoted by Live Nation from 2008 to 2016

    • Booking fees of select music artists and bands 2014

    • Expenditure of affluent U.S. households on tickets to theater, shows, concerts, movies, etc.

  • 6. Consumer preferences & behavior
    • Devices used for music listening in the U.S. 2015

    • Sources used for keeping up-to-date with music U.S. 2017

    • Devices used for audio content consumption in the U.S. 2015

    • Music spending per capita in the U.S. 2015, by age

    • Popularity of made up words in songs 2014

    • Greatest rock'n'roll star of all time 2014

    • Greatest boy band of all time 2014

    • Most liked Michael Jackson song in the U.S. 2014

  • 7. Digital music
    • Digital Market Outlook: users of digital music in the U.S. 2015-2021, by format

    • Digital music revenue in the U.S. from 2008 to 2016, by type

    • Mobile music revenue in the U.S. from 2005 to 2016

    • Top-selling digital music albums in the U.S. 2016

    • Top-selling digital songs in the U.S. H1 2016

    • Digital album sales in the U.S. 2008-2016

    • Value of digital music singles downloaded in the U.S. from 2004 to 2016

    • Most popular entertainment apps in the U.S. 2017, by reach

    • Spotify: most streamed weekly tracks in the United States 2017

  • 8. Music videos
    • Most popular online music videos in the U.S. 2016

    • Impact of online viral videos on music sales in the U.S. 2014

    • Most expensive music videos worldwide 2016

    • MTV Video Music Awards - number of viewers 2000-2016

  • 9. Grammys
    • Most Grammy-winning individuals of all time

    • Most Latin Grammy Award-winning individuals of all time

    • Most Grammy-winning albums of all time

    • Growth of music album sales following the Grammy Awards in 2017

    • Number of Grammy Awards categories 1959-2017

    • Reasons to watch the Grammys in the U.S. 2016

    • Grammy Awards moments with the most tweets 2016

  • 10. Celebrities
    • Highest paid musicians in the U.S. 2015

    • Highest-paid women in music 2016

    • Earnings of the world's richest hip-hop artists 2016

    • Highest earning country musicians 2016

    • Highest earning DJs 2016

  • Language: English
  • Released: October 2016
  • Source(s): Statista
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