Top-level pop artists who hold the availability of their album back from Spotify during its release period do not sell any more copies.
That’s according to a fascinating new piece of research by Spotify’s Will Page in a report concentrating on the potential of The Netherlands to grow its streaming market, Adventures In The Netherlands.
The study uncovers some encouraging trends in music piracy. It includes a ‘deep dive’ into music piracy in the Netherlands and a comparison of music piracy between the Netherlands and Italy.
You can read the full report on MBW through here.Music Business Worldwide