99% of All Music Streaming Comes from Just 10% of Available Songs

99% of All Music Streaming Comes from Just 10% of Available Songs

Researchers at BuzzAngle Music can probably guess what you’ll stream on Spotify and Apple Music.

So, how popular were streaming music platforms last year?

In the US, audio streaming consumption exploded 50.6% over 2016.  Subscription streams also made up 80% of all audio streams, up from 76% in 2016.

In total, researchers at BuzzAngle Music found that people consumed 377 billion streams.  Meanwhile, digital album and song sales, as well as physical albums continued their slow decline into obscurity.  Vinyl sales, however, grew 20.1% and comprised 10.4% of all physical album sales.

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