Digital music to be a $8.2 bln market by 2010

With estimates that sales of digital music (online music plus mobile music and ring tones) within Western Europe and North America accounted for 13.9% of total consumer spending on music in 2005, Strategy Analytics projects that by 2010 more than $8.2 bln worth of music will be delivered via digital platforms in the same regions, accounting for almost 30% of total music sales.