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UK behind Germany, Japan and US in music sales rankings

UK behind Germany, Japan and US in music sales rankings

The UK was officially the fourth largest recorded music market in the world in 2013, according to new IFPI figures ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 2:27PM
IFPI

Global music revenues down 3.9% in 2013

Global music industry revenues declined 3.8% year-on-year in 2013 despite subscription service revenues rising 51%.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Mar 18th 2014 at 1:35PM
Must watch: a short history of pop music

Must watch: a short history of pop music

It's not easy to get the public interested in the value and heritage of popular music - but the IFPI ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Mar 7th 2014 at 10:53AM
vKontakte

vKontakte 'could be powerful player' in Russian music market - IFPI

The IFPI has said that Russian social network vKontakte is “choking” the country’s music market, but that it now has ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Feb 13th 2014 at 10:17AM

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Frances Moore

IFPI: New global chart represents 'increasingly diverse industry'

The IFPI’s new Global Recording Artists Chart will mirror increasingly diverse music habits over the next few years, according to ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 30th 2014 at 1:00PM
New global chart: One Direction top list

New global chart: One Direction top list

Global music recordings body the IFPI has announced a new annual global chart that reveals the most successful sales acts ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jan 30th 2014 at 8:17AM
Sweden: Streaming claims 71% of growing market in 2013

Sweden: Streaming claims 71% of growing market in 2013

Sweden’s recorded music industry grew again in 2013, up 5% in revenue terms overall, as streaming accelerated its dominance over ...

Tim Ingham
by Tim Ingham
on Jan 28th 2014 at 9:44AM
Google

Google 'needs to show greater respect for copyright law' - IFPI

IFPI chief executive Frances Moore has said Google needs to take more meaningful action to help curb online copyright infringement.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jan 14th 2014 at 9:51AM

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IFPI appoints new Director of Insight

Christina Boettner will join IFPI as its new Director of Insight.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Dec 5th 2013 at 11:01AM
IFPI and BIEM renew Standard Contract on royalty payments

IFPI and BIEM renew Standard Contract on royalty payments

A new standard agreement to regulate the royalty payments from record companies to authors' collecting societies for physical formats has ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Dec 2nd 2013 at 3:12PM
Gabriela Lopes

Universal Music appoints IFPI's Lopes as SVP Global Insight

Universal Music has appointed Gabriela Lopes as senior vice president of global insight – she will leave her current role ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 20th 2013 at 11:21AM
IFPI

IFPI announces pan-European licensing scheme for small-scale users

The IFPI has announced the creation of a new industry-led pan-European licensing scheme, which will specifically target the needs of ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Nov 13th 2013 at 3:40PM

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x factor 2013 judges

X Factor acts domestically sold 30 million singles and 18 million albums

The X Factor launches its 10th UK series next weekend as Music Week reveals its acts have domestically sold a ...

Paul Williams
by Paul Williams
on Aug 23rd 2013 at 2:31PM
IFPI

IFPI welcomes Aussie courts' simulcast licensing decision

The IFPI has welcomed the decision by the High Court of Australia confirming that licence fees should be paid by ...

by Rory Foster
on Aug 19th 2013 at 3:36PM
Richard Gooch

Richard Gooch returns to IFPI as Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Richard Gooch will return to the IFPI in the newly-created role of chief technology officer, having worked at the ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 25th 2013 at 11:57AM
Piracy

Russia's vKontakte begins removing unlicensed copyrighted music

Russian website vKontakte has begun removing copyrighted music following requests from rightholders - a significant move following several lawsuits against ...

TINA HART
by TINA HART
on Jun 18th 2013 at 12:22PM

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IFPI's Moore outlines 'pivotal moment' in Asian music markets

IFPI CEO Fances Moore has earmarked the Asian music market as one of “huge potential growth” but has called for ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 22nd 2013 at 12:55PM
India

IFPI: India leading rapid growth in emerging music markets

India is heading a list of emerging markets that are seeing rapid growth and “helping fuel the industry’s recovery,” according ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Apr 9th 2013 at 10:53AM
RIN 2013

IFPI: Vinyl sales hit highest level for 15 years

Sales of Vinyl records hit $177 million last year, their highest level since 1997, according to the IFPI’s latest report.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Apr 9th 2013 at 10:03AM
US

IFPI: US recorded music revenue down 0.5% in 2012

Recorded music revenue in the US was down 6.1% in the UK year-on-year in 2012, according to the IFPI’s Recording ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Apr 8th 2013 at 1:38PM
IFPI Recording Industry in Numbers 2013

IFPI Recording Industry in Numbers 2013: Key headlines here

The IFPI’s Recording Industry in Numbers 2013 report reiterates the message of a global music industry on the road to ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Apr 8th 2013 at 11:34AM
RIN2013

IFPI: Global sync revenues up 2.1% in 2012

Income from sync saw a global increase of 2.1% in 2012 according to the IFPI’s Recording Industry in Numbers 2013 ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Apr 8th 2013 at 11:18AM
Recording Industry in Numbers 2013

IFPI: Streaming services claim 20% of global digital music revenues

Streaming services now account for 20% of global digital music revenues according to the IFPI’s Recording Industry in Numbers 2013 ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Apr 8th 2013 at 11:11AM
Recording Industry in Numbers 2013

IFPI: Performance rights fastest growing recording sector in 2012, up 9.4% globally

Performance rights was the fastest growing music sector in 2012 according to the IFPI’s Recording Industry in Numbers 2013 report.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Apr 8th 2013 at 11:04AM
UK

IFPI: UK recorded music revenue down 6.1% in 2012

Recorded music revenue in the UK was down 6.1% year-on-year in 2012, according to the IFPI’s Recording Industry in Numbers ...

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Apr 8th 2013 at 10:51AM