For 38% of musicians, Facebook views had a significant effect on album sales, a stronger impact than traditional radio plays had.
This infographic examines how the Gangnam Style! video went viral.
Take note all you musicians/parents. This is a pretty easy formula to earn a couple of million views on YouTube for your latest song.
48% of Americans say they discover music most often through the radio, while just 10% find new music most often through friends and relatives, and 7% through YouTube.
Google Music has an Artists section that takes you through a fairly simple process for getting your songs on the site.
Musician Jonathan Mann has earned more than a million views for his Duet With Siri song that has taken advantage of the attention over the newest hit consumer electronics device, the iPhone 4S, and the fascination with it’s virtual personal assistant, Siri.
One way of getting attention for you or your band is through documented feats of remarkable musicianship, ideally record-setting musicianship.
Four songs from the My Morning Jacket concert at the Palace Theater in Louisville, broadcast live on YouTube on May 31, 2011.