UK Country audience is growing - report

Daniel Gumble

Executives from some of the nation’s leading country labels have backed a new CMA (Country Music Association) study showing that the genre is booming among UK millennials. And its evolving image appears to be one of the driving factors in its recent success.

The CMA’s study found that 47% of 18-24 year olds now identify as country listeners, with 50% of participants – a cross section of 800 Brits aged 18 and over – citing country music as one of ...

Login to access this article

To access this article you need to be a subscriber. If you are a subscriber login below.

Start free Trial

Register for a Music Week trial to access this article. Sign up today and you will receive:

  • 4 weeks access to news, features and chart analysis
  • 4 Digital issues of Music Week
  • The Music Week app
  • Tailored email news alerts
Start your free trial

Subscribe

If you have previously taken a trial you will need to subscribe to access this article.

Subscribe Now
subscribe link free-trial link

follow us...