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..."