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19th December 2019

IFPI’s Music Listening 2019 – translated editions available

IFPI’s Music Listening 2019 is now available in other languages. The publication examined the way music fans engage with recorded music across 21 leading markets. The full report has been translated into French, Spanish, and German with adapted versions available in Italian and Polish.IFPI’s national groups prepared translations of the report for use among all […]

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7th November 2019

Frances Moore inducted onto the Music Week Women in Music Roll of Honour

Frances Moore, chief executive of IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, has been inducted onto the Music Week Women in Music Roll of Honour. Established in 2014, 12 women are inducted onto the Roll of Honour annually in recognition of their contribution to the music industry. According to the publication, “the […]

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7th November 2019

Comment from IFPI on UK High Court decision in TuneIn case

IFPI welcomes today’s decision by the High Court of England and Wales confirming that TuneIn, the world’s largest online radio aggregator, needs a licence from UK sound recording right holders. The decision sends a clear message that services like TuneIn that generate revenues by providing online access to recorded music must negotiate licenses and compensate […]

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22nd October 2019

IFPI and WIN announce cross-industry collaboration on recording industry data exchange service

Recording industry to develop centralised gateway to supply recording data in support of timely, accurate and efficient payments of public performance and broadcast revenues to recording right holders by music licensing companies. IFPI and WIN, working together on behalf of the global recording industry have today announced a cross-industry collaboration to create Repertoire Data Exchange […]

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27th September 2019

IFPI announces support for Global Goal Live Campaign

IFPI has announced its support for the ‘Global Goal Live’ campaign launched today by Global Citizen. The worldwide campaign aims to secure funding for the UN’s sustainable development goals in order to end extreme poverty and tackle climate change. Global Goal Live will work to activate citizens, governments and businesses in the build up to […]

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24th September 2019

IFPI releases Music Listening 2019

A global snapshot of music engagement Read the full report here. IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, today released the Music Listening 2019 report, which examines the ways in which music consumers aged 16 – 64 engage with recorded music across 21 countries. Report highlights: Music listening is up. Respondents typically spend 18 hours per […]

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