Sunday, November 11, 2018

The Consequences of Digital Technology on Music Industry

Nowadays, juveniles are constantly surrounded by technology .  Even though the younger generation can not see it , technology completely impacts the world. The widespread use of digital technology in the music industry has allowed consumers to reproduce digital versions of copyrighted songs with the help of many software and websites.



Due to the decrease in music sales by the end of the 90s, the growth of download and music exchange is responsible. Information and communication technologies. And especially the Internet, changed the logic and music production process of consumption.

One of the biggest challenges for the music industry was dealing with the invention of MP3 files. This file came to life between 1996 and 1999 . And since then, theft became more and more important. The MP3 file enables people to save files on the computer and share music with anyone in the world.

Apart from this, YouTube which is the third most visited website in the world behind Google and Facebook . It holds 100 hours of video every minute. One of the main reasons to keep in mind is that YouTube artists and music are paying label. We also have other channels like WAVO.

Apple released the iTunes store on 28 April 2003 . There are 500 million users from 119 countries and there are more then 25 billion songs on iTune Store. Nowadays, artists earn most of their money by visiting and selling music on iTunes.

Although digital technology has had a bad effect on the music industry.  New devices have appeared and helped the music industry. These days, the industry has been excited, thanks to Spotify . Even the more competition made by Soundcloud. Soundcloud which enables music to display and secure copyright at free or at a very low cost.

Entertainment has been a popular platform with popular platform over a decade ago.  With 50 percent of the popular musicians born at the center of the center.  Curtis James Jackson, the infamous BIG was born Christopher  DM C is the birth of Daryl McDaniel Kya, 2 Pac Tupak Shakur, LL Cool J born James Todd Smith. Hosted other prominent foreign musicians who played . And have been proven extensively in the world that music.

They inspire young and upcoming artists on the concept of music and inspire music not only to look as a career. To relieve the body from stress and to bring soul alive. The entertainment industry has captured the minds of the population by promoting art and culture and then lifestyles.

Celine Dion


The prominent in which Selen Wynn is a Canadian singer, born on March 30, 1968 in a large family from Charlemagne of Quebec. In the 1980s, for the first time in the 1980s, he won international recognition by winning the Yamaha World Popular Song Festival . The 1988 Eurovision Song Contest, where he represented Switzerland. He released several English albums with additional French albums.

Michael Jackson


Apart from this, we have American singer Michelle Joseph Jackson, a songwriter, dancer who was one of the world's most popular entertainers . Michael Jackson was the best-selling music artist during the year of his death. He was born on August 29, 1958.

With many artists and modernization, nowadays entertainment has taken a new dimension with cinemas .  Open shows, mall entertainment, amusement parks, where notable musicians thrill a big audience in entertaining jokes. Nowadays it has become more competitive . trying to expect candidates to catch big audiences than older artists, where the artist is the least. Because the artists are motivated and creates more ethics in the audience's mind.

Finally, digital technology has made a huge impact on the music industry and has contributed a lot to the industry. We can cut the losses in the way that digital technology has not given little or no value to the people at the grassroots to reduce the music. There is access to music anytime and anytime.
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