Why Music Will Never Be A Top Priority At Sony Corp [CHART]


Sony-Music-logo-wordmarkRecord labels and other music companies are, by necessity, businesses.  But in an age when each of the three major label groups is part of a larger conglomerate (WMG/Access Industries, UMG/Vivendi and Sony/Sony Corp.), how much clout does a music division have within its respective corporation?

As this charts shows, in the case of Sony,

music is far down the revenue chain.

Sony Corp revenue