With big-name summer albums such as Born SinnerYeezusMagna Carta Holy GrailCollapsible LungRandom Access MemoriesHall of FameHalcyon Days and many, many more dropping, maybe now’s a good time to re-evaluate how we discover and consume our music — or at least take a gander at how other people do it.

Headphone maker Sol Republic made an exclusive infographic for Mashable that breaks down some of the recent trends in music discovery, including social listening and streaming services.

Scope it out below to see how Millennials and others listen to their music, the effect of positive recommendations on sales and how mobile is changing music consumption.

See the full infographic: Mashable


How We Discover New Music

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