Pop Chart Lab has created three infographics that break down the instrumentation of The Beatles’ songs in amazing detail and, given the breadth of The Beatles Oeuvre, separated into three volumes (via mental_floss).
The Beatles Songs, 1963-1965 – Volume I [INFOGRAPHIC]
The Beatles Songs, 1966-1967 – Volume II [INFOGRAPHIC]
The Beatles Songs, 1968-1970 – Volume III [INFOGRAPHIC]
RIAA found that consumers were more willing to pay for subscriptions to streaming services last year—maybe because they were tired of advertisements, maybe because they wanted all of the other benefits many subscriptions offer, or maybe both. No matter the case, paid subscription services were the fastest-growing digital music format, up 57% year over year to $628 million.
Figures released in March 2014 by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) suggest that digital music revenues worldwide grew at a more modest pace of 4.3%, totaling $5.87 billion and accounting for 39% of global music revenues. Read the rest at eMarketer.