It’s no secret that the music industry is a huge money-making business. Many people assume that the artists are the ones pocketing all the money, but unfortunately for a lot of artists signed to major labels, that is far from the truth. The money made from album sales are divided in so many ways that all the people involved hardly ever get a fair share.
Trying to explain where all the money in the music industry goes in just words and numbers may be effective but it’s also slightly boring. Thankfully the people over at Superfi created this infographic to make things much easier to understand. For a better look at where money in the music industry goes, take a look below.