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Sony BMG Notes High Mobile Music Sales

Sony BMG has released some figures on its sales of Music Tones, borrowing parlance from the recording industry. To wit:
— Usher has gone platinum, selling over 1 million Music Tones from the album Confessions
–Ciara has gone gold, selling over 500K Music Tones from the album Goodies
–Destiny’s Child has also gone gold with their album Fulfilled.
“Part of the attraction of ring tones is their sheer simplicity: People just ‘get’ ring tones as an inexpensive way to personalize their phone – and make a statement about who they are to others in the process.” Everyone is so interesting in “making a statement” these days…