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2000s Industry Music Statistics

Rock Music

The popularity of rock music grew throughout the 2000s. In 2000 rock music accounted for 24.8. By 2006 rock reached its decade peak at 34.0 market share then pulled back to about 32.0, according to data from Peter Hart Research and Taylor Research & Consulting Group, as reported on, in the RIAA's 2008 Consumer Profile. The data shows that rock has been the leading genre early year of the 2000s by a wide margin.

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