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Perez Hilton On The State Of The Music Industry

image from Perez Hilton's recently offered his highly insightful comment that "The Music Industry Is Still Hurting! BADLY! He cites the statistic that, "U.S. sales of CDs plummeted 20% in the first 3 months of 2010."

His reaction was "Ouch! Ouch! Ouch!"  and he asked his "faithful" readership, "What can be done to turn things around????" Their answers:

  • "We keep getting one hit wonders, talent show winners and crappy artists shoved down our throats." 
  • "Get off the old business model and maybe embrace the digital age. & "It's called ITunes."
  • "Quit promoting inexperienced and label-extruded pop acts." & "scour the landscape for some real musicians..."