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Nine Inch Nails' "Ghosts" Sales Numbers Revealed

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In its first week the new Nine Inch Nails 36-track instrumental album "Ghosts I-IV" had a total of 781,917 transactions, which includes free and paid downloads as well as orders for the physical copy, resulting in $1,619,420 USD. The 2,500 copies of the ultra deluxe edition of the album, which sold for $300, sold out in three days.

"Ghosts I-IV" will see a physical release on April 8th.

Source: Tunelab Music

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1. zMETALlica writes:

And the record labels say this is evil and should be stopped!

shows what they know. hell if the labels got a % of this, I'm sure they'd be happy, as well as the artist.

NIN made over $2 for each transaction, not bad. especially cause he would make less that with a major label.

I wonder how this type of system plays out with an unsigned (and never signed) underground act.

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