Latino Music DVD Sales Increased in 200712 May, 2008 By: Angelique Flores
Latin music video sales saw a slight increase in 2007 from the previous year, according to figures released by the Recording Industry Association of America.
The genre saw 2.1 million units shipped in 2007, a 2.3% increase from 2006. Sales totalled $3.3 million, a 3.5% increase from 2006.
This is good news for Latin music video as 2006 saw an 18.4% decrease in unit shipments and a 22.3% drop in sales from 2005.
For 2007, Latin CD unit sales dropped 19.3% to 33.6 million, with a 23.2% drop in sales to $431 million.