Research + News | Topic: Music
Nov 8, 2017
Time With Tunes: How Technology Is Driving Music Consumption
On average, Americans spend just over 32 hours a week listening to music in 2017, up 5.5 hours over last year. Read the article here.
Oct 13, 2017
Playlisting: The 21st Century Mixtape
The premise of compiling a special collection of songs on a tape or CD and sharing with a friend or love interest hasn’t gone away in the digital age. Read the insights from Nielsen here.
May 22, 2017
Consumers In Canada Are Turning Up The Volume On Music
According to the Canada Music Year-End Report, consumption is at an all-time high, with consumption of albums sales, song sales and audio on-demand streaming up 5% over the previous year.
Read the research here.
Aug 19, 2016
Millennials Aren’t Very Interested In Traditional Radio Any More
In lieu of radio, younger millennials have turned their ears and their attention to streaming, with many of those polled opting for on-demand options. Read the article here.
Jan 20, 2015
A Music-Making App Designed to Help Teens Deal with Death
Flutter is an app designed to help teens deal with death by making music. Read the article here.
Dec 19, 2014
YouTube’s Top 10 Music Videos of 2014
Katy Perry’s “Dark Horse” reigned supreme on YouTube this year among music videos. See what else made the list here.
Aug 1, 2014
‘You Have to See This!’ – Viral Video’s Musical Impact
Nielsen explores whether the use of songs in viral videos affects song sales. Read the insight here.
Jul 24, 2014
Teens and Tunes and YouTube
New data from Niche explores which music listening options resonate the most with teens. Read the article here.
Jul 9, 2014
MTV Launches Top 20 Music Videos Based on Social Data
Music videos will now get updated rankings based on social data gathered across various MTV networks. Read the article here.
May 14, 2014
Streaming music services claimed around 30% of digital music revenues. Read the full report here.