Australia emerges as key test market for international expansion of online music.

Affluent, music-loving, English-speaking and a long, long way over there. Such are the qualities of Australian music fans who have made their market a destination of choice for digital music services looking to expand their inter­national footprint.

Subscribe to billboard biz to continue reading this article and thousands more. subscribers get:
  • 24/7 coverage of every genre and sector of the business with over 150 exclusive charts
  • Bulletin: Breaking stories, chart info and analysis sent directly to your inbox every weekday
  • Billboard Magazine iPad Edition: An enhanced version of the magazine with video, photo galleries and playable charts
  • Archives: A rich history of articles and exclusive charts

Join now or Log In