Digital Music Report / Recording Industry in Numbers

Both Digital Music Report and Recording Industry in Numbers were replaced in 2016 by the Global Music Report.

For information about the historic editions of Digital Music Report or Recording Industry in Numbers, please contact us at

For the latest data, please refer to Global Music Report 2016


Other resources from IFPI and IFPI partners

  • Information for parents/teachers

    Helping parents and teachers ensure that young people enjoy music legally.

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  • ISRC

    An international identification system for sound recordings and music video recordings. ISRC provides the means to automatically identify recordings for royalty payments.

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  • GRid

    GRid provides a system for the unique identification of “Releases” of music over electronic networks, so that they can be managed efficiently.

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  • Digital File Check

    Digital File Check is a free, easy to use software designed to help people enjoy music and entertainment safely and legally.

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  • European creatives and rightsholders call on negotiators not to proceed with Copyright Directive on the basis of current proposals

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  • European creatives and rightsholders caution that new draft of Article 13 requires urgent changes in key areas

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Pro Music

  • All you need to know about music online

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