BuzzAngle Music 2016 Canada Report

Music Biz member BuzzAngle Music is proud to release our first-ever yearly report, on 2016 Canada music consumption. 2016 was another successful year in music, with overall consumption rising 8.5% over 2015, marking the second year in a row with solid growth.The continued explosion of audio stream consumption, which increased 218.7% to 22.3B streams, fueled this increase. Both album sales and song sales continued to decline but the transition to these new access methods has shown to provide overall growth and a sustainable business model for the future. Read more here.