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Vinyl Record Sales To Hit 20-Year High In UK, Matching Rise In US Sales

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Vinyl record sales in Britain doubled between 2012 and 2014, reports the Financial Times, after hitting a 20-year low in 2007. But although 800,000 vinyl records were sold so far this year in the U.K. — not counting the secondary online sales market — digital still dominates, with vinyl constituting only 2.4 percent of total music sales. This is in keeping with a rise in the number of vinyl LPs sold in the U.S., which according to Nielsen SoundScan (NLSN) hit 2.9 million in 2013.

 

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