Research + News | Topic: Music

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.

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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.

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.

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.

‘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.

Teens and Tunes and YouTube

New data from Niche explores which music listening options resonate the most with teens. Read the article here.

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.

Streaming music services claimed around 30% of digital music revenues. Read the full report here.

7 Media-Savvy Skills All Parents Need in 2014

Smart strategies for managing your kids’ media and technology this year, from Common Sense Media. Read the article here.

Streaming Radio Killed the Music Video Star

Teens are turning their attention away from music videos and toward streaming music. Read the full article here.