Why can’t I see my sales in “My Stats”

Partners (such as iTunes) normally release their official sales 45 days after the close of every month. Once we receive these reports RouteNote then adds the sales statistics to your account. For example, if you…

Rhapsody Struggling to Turn Growing Music Streaming Revenues into Profit – Long Way Behind Spotify

Rhapsody have posted a net loss of $7.97m for Q3, according to GeekWire. This comes after quarterly revenues increasing 25% year-on-year to $44m. The results were revealed by Rhapsody investor RealNetworks. Rhapsody, which also operates…

Recorded Music Revenues for 2013 – Top 20 Countries Worldwide and Revenue Percentages

Recorded Music Revenues for 2013 – Top 20 Countries Worldwide and Revenue Percentages. When Germany, Japan, UK and France really start to adopt digital music and streaming music services I think we will see a…

Music Industry Revenues Stats for 2013 from France and Italy: Both on the Rise

It seems like the music industry has hit bottom and it is again on the rise. Official figures for both Italy and France show recorded music income rising in those countries last year, albeit not…

Digital Music Sales Higher than CD Sales in UK Music Market

The BPI has released a new report that shows digital music accounted for 55.5% of UK music revenues between January and April this year, as industry revenues grew by 2.7 percent to £155.8 million. The…

Earning Potential: Major Label Artist vs Independent Artist

I came across a very interesting image that outlines the earning difference between an artist signed by a major record label and independents.

Bandcamp Adds Transaction Fees and Starts to Make Money

Bandcamp has just announced that their service will now be receiving a percentage of all sales. Bandcamp will now charge 15% on all sales as a transaction fee, dropping to 10% as soon as an artist, management or label’s all-time sales exceed $5,000.

How to use iTunes to Promote Your Music and Grow Your iTunes Revenues

There are a lot of artists who want to know how to use iTunes to increase their sales on iTunes. Here at RouteNote we have a lot of artists who do amazingly well from their…

iTunes Accounts for 82% of Total Digital Revenues for CD Baby

Have you ever wondered how much iTunes account for digital sales online? One of our competitors CD Baby has published their 2008 results which shows that iTunes currently accounts for over 82% of their total…

P2P Music Downloads Worth $69 billion. Is Digital Music Distribution Going Down The Toilet?

In 2007 P2P music downloads were worth a staggering $69 billion, and all other forms of movie/television piracy are on the rise. Techcrunch has been talking a lot about using music online as a free…