According to this Research Study – Online Music Piracy Doesn’t Hurt Sales: European Commission Find

Very interesting read. Online Music Piracy Doesn’t Hurt Sales, European Commission Finds.

This is a great article from TorrentFreak which outlines the findings from the Institute for Prospective Technological Studies, which is part of the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre.

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