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7th October 2020

Music groups act against streaming manipulation in Brazil

Ongoing campaign against music streaming manipulation seeks to ensure music creators are properly compensated for their efforts   7th October 2020 – IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, and its Brazilian national group, Pro-Música Brasil, have announced a series of successful actions against streaming manipulation sites in Brazil. As a result […]

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10th September 2020

IFPI and 21 organisations from Europe’s cultural and creative sectors raise concerns regarding the European Commission’s proposed guidance on the application of Article 17 of the DSM Directive

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24th August 2020

Music groups take action against more streaming manipulation sites in Germany

Injunctions issued against operators of five additional sites creating fake streams, following closure of Followerschmiede.de in March Ongoing campaign against music streaming manipulation seeks to ensure music creators are fairly compensated for their work and investment 24 August 2020 – IFPI, representing the recording industry worldwide, and its German national group, BVMI, announced today that […]

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18th June 2020

IFPI opens Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Office in Nairobi, Kenya

IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, has opened its first regional office in Sub-Saharan Africa (S-SA). Based in Nairobi, the office will be headed by the newly appointed Regional Director, Angela Ndambuki, who will work across the region’s 46 countries to promote the value of recorded music, campaign for the rights […]

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17th June 2020

IFPI joins 93 organisations from Europe’s cultural and creative sectors to call on EU leaders for strong and systemic support measures to aid COVID-19 recovery.

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4th May 2020

IFPI issues annual Global Music Report

Download the short report here. IFPI, the organisation that represents the recorded music industry worldwide, today issued its annual Global Music Report. Frances Moore, chief executive of IFPI, said: “The Global Music Report we issued today covers results for 2019 and reflects the successful work and investment of music creators – from record companies to […]

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