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19th May 2022

New research confirms the Middle East and North Africa as thriving music region

~ IFPI announces plans to launch its first ever regional chart in the Middle East and North Africa ~ ~ Follows recent global report confirming that the Middle East and North Africa is fastest growing music region in the world ~ ~ New research from IFPI shows music fans in UAE are listening to 22.5 […]

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26th April 2022

IFPI Statement on the CJEU’s Judgment on Poland v Parliament and Council

26th April 2022 – Frances Moore, CEO, IFPI, representing the recording industry worldwide, made the following statement on today’s judgment by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) on the Case C-401/19 Poland v Parliament and Council: “We welcome today’s judgment by the CJEU which dismisses the action brought by Poland against Article […]

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26th April 2022

Frances Moore named in Billboard’s 2022 International Power Players List

26th April 2022 – Frances Moore, Chief Executive of IFPI, has been named as one of Billboard’s International Power Players. The list recognises industry leaders driving the success of the music industry. Included alongside Moore is IFPI’s Regional director of Southeast Asia, Simon Seow.  Read the full list here. ENDS Notes to editors: About IFPI IFPI is the voice […]

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22nd March 2022

IFPI Global Music Report: Global Recorded Music Revenues Grew 18.5% In 2021

Read IFPI’s Global Music Report 2022 – State of the Industry here 22nd March 2022 – The global recorded music market grew by 18.5% in 2021, driven by growth in paid subscription streaming, according to IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide. Figures released today in IFPI’s Global Music Report show total […]

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17th March 2022

IFPI Opens Southeast Asia Regional Office in Singapore

Simon Seow is appointed regional director 16th March 2022 – IFPI, representing the recording industry worldwide, has opened a new Southeast Asia regional office in Singapore. Simon Seow has been appointed to the newly created role of IFPI Regional Director, Southeast Asia, to lead IFPI’s work in the region to promote the value of recorded […]

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4th March 2022

IFPI response to humanitarian crisis in Ukraine

4 March 2022 – IFPI commented: “It is with a heavy heart that we are following the ongoing crisis in Ukraine which has led to a humanitarian disaster.  “Our member companies have responded by making substantial donations to charities that are supporting those most in need. Today, IFPI has done so too, making donations on […]

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