News

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 […]

Read more >
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 […]

Read more >
1st March 2022

Adele’s 30 announced as winner of IFPI’s Global Album All Format Chart

The UK superstar also tops IFPI Global Album Sales Chart and IFPI Global Vinyl Album Chart IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, has announced Adele’s 30 as the winner of the Global Album All Format Chart for 2021. 30 also tops IFPI’s Global Album Sales Chart and the inaugural IFPI Global […]

Read more >
28th February 2022

The Weeknd Wins IFPI Global Digital Single Award for Save Your Tears

Becomes the First Artist Ever to Win Digital Single Award Back-to-Back  IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, has announced that Save Your Tears by The Weeknd is the winner of 2021’s IFPI Global Digital Single Award. The Weeknd continues to make headlines by becoming the first artist to win the Global […]

Read more >
28th February 2022

IFPI Chief Executive Frances Moore named in Billboard’s 2022 Women In Music Top Executives List

28th February 2022 – Frances Moore, IFPI Chief Executive, has been included by Billboard in its 2022 Women In Music Top Executives list. The list recognises a range of high achieving women executives from every sector of the music industry. Read the full 2022 Billboard Women In Music Executives List [here]. ENDS Notes to editors: […]

Read more >
24th February 2022

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

Photo: Courtesy of HYBE IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, has announced 21st century pop icons BTS as the winners of 2021’s IFPI Global Recording Artist of the Year Award. The news marks a landmark moment for the recording industry as the South Korean group become the first act to win […]

Read more >