Music Sharing: a Brief History Since Napster
Music fans have had their choice of methods to find and listen to music since the early 90s. When Napster rolled out, the whole game changed as file sharing and music downloading went mainstream. Following several infamous court hearings and Napster’s demise, more and more sites and services began to pop up, offering fans access to the music they craved.
Not every source of music has been covered here, but take a look at some of the ways that fans have had access to music since Napster: