Twitter feed with update on vinyl figures

Sorry I posted theses figures on twitter but forgot to add them here

Avalanche Records

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UK Market share: Vinyl albums
2011: CD 99.61%, 12” Vinyl 0.39%
2010: CD 99.76%, 12” Vinyl 0.24%,
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Adele bigger than vinyl !
US 2011 stats. Adele – 21 sold 5.8 million copies. LP total sales 3.9 million.
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Of 228 million physical albums sold in 2011 nearly 2% were vinyl.
Two-thirds of those albums were purchased at independent music stores (US)
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Albums released on vinyl in UK in 2011 = 2967.
Releases selling in excess of 500 during calendar year = 75 or 2.5%

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