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Global music sales tumble by 8%



Global music sales fell by more than 8% to $18.42bn (?12.67bn) in 2008, according to the body that represents the record industry worldwide.
BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Global music sales tumble by 8%

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There was a global rise of 16.3% to $802m (£548m) in money received by record companies for music being used on radio and TV and being played in public.