Millions of people are on Spotify and Apple Music, while paid MP3s downloads and CDs have been going the way of the dodo for years now. So why would Adele yank the streaming rug out from under her fans? It’s simple: Because she can.
… handful of music artists with a fan base large enough that can she can make money selling only downloads and albums.
It’s true that many artist put their new work on streaming services. But Adele is not just any artist. She has a huge fan base. And people will buy her album or her singles from 25.
I actually bought her 25 album, and it’s my first album I have bought this year. The last one I bought was about 10 years ago.