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The Importance of the Album

Discussion 4 for PCP Online

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The Importance of the Album

  1. 1. "I feel like a lot of people are saying that the industry is moving to just being singles driven, and that's kind of a cop out to me. So it's like, basically that means that we sign a bunch of disposal artists, you know, as long as we get one hit that's good? That's B.S.,” - Ne-Yo http://www.flickr.com/photos/45409431@N00/9339011609/
  2. 2. "If you used to have a big single, you would sell a million albums, and if you sell a million albums and you're a band, you can probably not have to work for a couple years. We don't have that luxury.” Gabe Saporta from Cobra Starships http://www.flickr.com/photos/75144752@N00/5616303641/
  3. 3. Music needs the concept of the album. http://www.flickr.com/photos/25483371@N07/3452027651/
  4. 4. The Audience http://www.flickr.com/photos/45409431@N00/9391593778/
  5. 5. The Audience http://www.flickr.com/photos/30420396@N03/4608112701/
  6. 6. Call to Adventure http://www.flickr.com/photos/79727841@N00/152396707/
  7. 7. 1. Understand 2. Support 3. Create http://www.flickr.com/photos/8042373@N03/2034052665/
  8. 8. The importance of the album as a whole http://www.flickr.com/photos/30936658@N08/3825048182/
  9. 9. http://www.flickr.com/photos/49512158@N00/503637906/ "I feel like it falls on the shoulders of not only the record label, but the artists themselves. I feel like the thing that makes you go out and get a person's whole album is you liking that artist, you connecting with that artist.” - Ne-Yo
  10. 10. Beyoncé by Beyoncé http://www.flickr.com/photos/67923089@N00/3546356301/
  11. 11. Support the album as a whole http://www.flickr.com/photos/28217910@N00/1464882766/
  12. 12. Artist Albums 6% 12% 42% 17% 22% Universal Warner Sony EMI Others
  13. 13. Singles 7% 13% 37% 21% 22% Universal Sony Warner EMI Others
  14. 14. Creating music by focusing on the album as a whole http://www.flickr.com/photos/21560098@N06/3805274544/
  15. 15. http://www.flickr.com/photos/51035714981@N01/2465737416/
  16. 16. Potential to become disposable http://www.flickr.com/photos/34427466731@N01/2192192956/
  17. 17. Call to Action http://www.flickr.com/photos/94145367@N08/11734838764/
  18. 18. 1. Understand 2. Support 3. Create
  19. 19. Music needs the concept of the album. http://www.flickr.com/photos/25483371@N07/3452027651/
  20. 20. The album as a whole is important http://www.flickr.com/photos/26341587@N04/4284509590/

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