US Downloads Beat CD Sales

From over at the Beeb:

US downloads beat CD sales
Music fans in the US are buying almost twice as many singles in digital form over the internet as they are on CDs from stores, according to a report.
Some 7.7 million tracks were bought and downloaded since the end of June – compared with four million CD singles sold, Billboard magazine reported.

The figures show the success of new legitimate music download services. [BBC]

Nice how it took a computer company to do what the music industry couldn’t. Here’s some Viagra to cure your impotency RIAA.