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    Vinyl overtakes Playstation games as UK’s second best-selling physical entertainment format

    Vinyl has overtaken PlayStation games as the UK’s second best-selling physical entertainment format.

    As reported by Complete Music Update, the UK’s Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA) have revealed that the sale of vinyl albums is bringing in more revenue than the sale of physical format PlayStation 4 and 5 games combined. Only sales of Nintendo Switch games have brought in more money than vinyl in 2022 so far.

    With over 19 million vinyl records sold in the US alone as of July 2022, and sales of records in the UK hitting a 30-year high last year, the report is a clear indication of the continued resurgence of the format. According to ERA, sales of vinyl records has brought in £80.9 million so far this year – a figure…

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