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Music Connect

The Most Trusted Music Data and Insights In The Business

Streaming, sales, spins, audience, social… Music Connect delivers granular and up-to-date data across multiple measurement metrics for artists, albums and songs all on a fast and user-friendly dashboard. No more toggling between platforms and dashboards or manually combining data sets. See how connecting multiple metrics gives you a complete view of performance and trends. Available for the U.S. and Canada.

WHAT WE MEASURE

SALES

PHYSICAL AND DIGITAL SALES

ACCOUNT-LEVEL
MARKET-LEVEL
BY STORE DATA
HISTORICAL DATA
DAILY AND WEEKLY DATA

airplay

OVER-THE-AIR RADIO

SATELLITE RADIO

MUSIC TV

TOTAL RADIO AUDIENCE

VIA NIELSEN AUDIO

TOTAL SPINS

STATION
FORMAT
MARKET-LEVEL

streaming

ON-DEMAND, PROGRAMMED, AUDIO AND VIDEO

MARKET-LEVEL
ACCOUNT-LEVEL

social

TWITTER FOLLOWERS

FACEBOOK LIKES

WIKIPEDIA PAGE VIEWS

BENEFITS

Total Music Consumption Measurement

Gain a comprehensive view of the metrics that matter for your artists, albums and songs. Access sales, streaming, airplay and social data all in one fast and user-friendly dashboard.

Optimize your marketing

Directly compare and benchmark engagement trends across different album and song releases. Identify your most effective strategies and your most valuable fans.

Official Billboard Charts

Stay informed with access to more than 3,000 charts, including the official U.S. charts published by Billboard. Updated daily via our all-new daily building charts.

Market-Level Activity

Understand the impact of your marketing activity at a granular level by breaking out streaming, sales and airplay by more than 210 U.S. markets.

Industry Trends

Monitor comprehensive trending information at the industry, genre and market level, and investigate distributor and record label market share.

Compile and Share

Easily compile and export the data you need into spreadsheets for easy access and calculations.

Your trusted industry experts

Nielsen consultation provides an independent and holistic perspective on the industry and how to best move your business forward.

Stay Connected

We know you’re busy. The Music Connect App gives you instant access to the metrics you need when you’re on the go. It has an easy-to-use interface and enhanced search for the fastest results. Available for both Android and iOS.

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