Music Television Lives - But It's On Demand Now

Music Is The Most Popular Category Of Videos On YouTube      01/03/10
Music Television Lives - But It's On Demand Now


MTV may have killed off "music television", but music videos are as popular as ever - possibly more popular than ever.

According to a survey of US Internet users by social media analytics firm Sysomos, music is, by far, the most popular category of videos on YouTube.

The top categories of videos are:

  1. Music - 31%
  2. Entertainment - 15%
  3. People and Blogs - 11%
  4. News and Politics - 7%
  5. Sport - 6%

Music is more than twice as popular as the next category, entertainment.

And, given YouTube's popularity (it's the #3 site in the world), it suggests that music videos are as important as ever.

Link:

James Lewin
Twitter @podcasting_news

More News: Like This
Even more news...

1 Comments...  Post a comment    original story
Greg66666    Said...

YouTube is the best oldies channel EVER (however, one defines oldies be they the 40's, 50's, 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's or now the 00's (nougties?). Somebody ought to come up with a series of really retro homemade videos for songs all the way back into the mists of musical time.

01-Mar-10 10:33 AM


Post a comment 
 



More Videos


Yamaha ReFace CP - Piano Exclusive 

More than meets the eye


Stekker 2015: Eric Cloutier - System 700 + 808 Combo 

DJ Eric Cloutier plays with the System 700 + 808 combo


Stekker 2015: Colin Benders Modular Setup 

Mr Kyteman gives a performance and a rundown of the modular rig he used for performance at Modulation


Stekker 2015: Hunee - Abusing The CR-8000 

We found DJ and Producer Hunee playing with the Roland CR8000