What's the dream of every ambitious recording artist in the world? That's easy: Making it big in America.
It's not hard to understand why. Amid all the convulsive changes wracking the music industry, one of the features of the business that remains unchanged is that the U.S. is still the largest and most important market.
Sales of recorded music in the U.S. accounted for one-third of the worldwide total in 2006, the most recent year for which full-year statistics are available, according to...Full Story