Scottss8 wrote:Come on people the answer is easy...back in the 80's and early 90's new studio albums from that era sold 2 to 3 million copies in North America alone..new Scorpions videos were played every hour on MTV..new music was played on every radio station every day..
The new CD's are bombing on the charts..no new music on the radio stations and VH1 classic which plays new music on their station never even received the Humanity video from management.
Here are some stats on new music played on each North American tour from 1979 - 2007: and CD's/albums sold in North America:
1979 - LoveDrive Tour - 6 new songs - sold 1 million copies
1980 - Animal Magnetism Tour - 4 new songs - sold 1 million copies
1982 - Blackout Tour - 5 new songs - sold 2 million copies
1984 - Love At First Sting Tour- 5 new songs - sold 4 million copies
1988 - Savage Amusement Tour - 5 new songs - sold 1.5 million sopies
1990-91 - Crazy World Tour - 6 new songs - sold 4 miliion copies
1993-94 - Face The Heat Tour - 3 new songs - sold 500,000 copies
1996 - Pure Instinct Tour - 3 new songs - sold less then 30,000 copies
1999 - Eye 2 Eye Tour - 3 new songs - sold less then 25,000 copies
2004 - Unbreakable Tour - 5 new songs - sold less then 20,000 copies
2007 - Humanity Tour - 3 new songs - sold less then 20,000 copies
Thanks for mention the selling records,i wonder how much world wide!Last night i was looking to World Wide Live tape,and they really had a unbelievable time by that time,wish i already seen them by then!