Number of music tracks sold internationally in 2008.



Stat: 1.4 billion music tracks sold internationally

Stat Categories: Music Industry Stats

Tags: digital music digital music,downloads digital music,downloads,single track digital music,downloads,single track,album digital music,downloads,single track,album,download

Years: 2008

Stat Source: IFPI

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): IFPI Digital Music Report 2009

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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