Awesome Infographic: It’s Almost Impossible to Sell Out


If you’ve ever worried that one day you’re going to have a kid who will want to grow up to be a rock star and you won’t know what to say to dissuade him or her, then this infographic should come in handy. Click through to get the full picture, courtesy of David McCandless of Information Is Beautiful. Unless you’re a musician. There’s no need to be reminded of the depressing truth. You might also consider chucking out the computer that you’re reading this on as a symbolic gesture; the digital marketplace has basically killed your chances of ever making more than minimum wage from album sales.

[via Mashable]