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7th July 2021

IFPI’s Sub-Saharan Africa Office Takes Charge of Vital Data System Underpinning Recording Industry

IFPI is administering the International Standard Recording Code for the region 7th July 2021 – Music creators in Sub-Saharan Africa now have improved access to an essential tool enabling them to identify their recordings and manage how they are used in all parts of the world. IFPI, the organisation representing the recording industry worldwide, has announced […]

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5th July 2021

IFPI and music groups in Brazil help tackle music streaming manipulation

5th July 2021 – IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, and its Brazilian national group, Pro-Música Brasil, have announced further successful actions against music streaming manipulation services in the country, following fourteen sites ceasing to offer the service last year. Already, more than 65 streaming manipulation services have been affected by […]

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23rd March 2021

IFPI issues Global Music Report 2021

Global recorded music revenues grow 7.4% Read IFPI’s State of the Industry here Explore the report online at our microsite here The global recorded music market grew by 7.4% in 2020, the sixth consecutive year of growth, according to IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide. Figures released today in IFPI’s Global […]

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4th March 2021

BTS announced as the winners of 2020’s IFPI Global Recording Artist of the Year Award

Photo: Courtesy of Big Hit Entertainment IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, has announced global superstars BTS as the winners of 2020’s IFPI Global Recording Artist of the Year Award. The unique award is calculated according to an artist’s or group’s worldwide performance across digital and physical music formats during the […]

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3rd April 2020

IFPI joins with music sector in Europe to call for EU and national investment to address current COVID-19 crisis and promote diversity

Read the full letter here.

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19th March 2020

ARASHI Awarded Global Album of 2019 for Their 20th Anniversary Compilation 5×20 All the BEST!! 1999-2019

IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, has announced that Japanese band ARASHI had the biggest global album of 2019, with their compilation *5×20 All the BEST!! 1999-2019. Photo: ARASHI receiving the IFPI award for Top Global Album of 2019. Photo courtesy of J Storm. IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded […]

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