2013 Music Business Infographic: The Year in Streams and Sales - Rolling Stone
Home Music Music News

Everything You Need to Know About 2013 Music Sales in One Infographic

Streams climbed, CDs declined and Justin Timberlake wound up on top

Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake performs n London, England.

Neil Lupin/Redferns via Getty Images

When Nielsen and Billboard released their comprehensive report on 2013 music sales, a few facts became overwhelmingly obvious: streams are hot, vinyl even hotter and Justin Timberlake's new hairdo is a success! How big were supercouple Beyoncé and Jay Z last year? And how'd each genre fare? Our handy infographic breaking down 2013's streams and sales will tell you everything you need to know:

See our 50 Best Albums, 100 Greatest Songs and 44 more year-end lists, essays, galleries and more


Powered by
Arrow Created with Sketch. Calendar Created with Sketch. Path Created with Sketch. Shape Created with Sketch. Plus Created with Sketch. minus Created with Sketch.