Reports & Resources

IFPI produces a range of resources and reports providing data and analysis on the current state of the global recording industry, the way we engage with music and the role and value of record labels.

In addition to the resources featured below, IFPI offers some further materials and resources available only to members and National Groups – please get in touch for further details.

Reports

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Global Music Report

A free-to-download overview of the global recording industry in 2019 including topline data, developments in the industry and artist case studies.

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Global Music Report (premium)

The full Global Music Report including the premium ‘Data and Analysis’ section. Containing granular data for over 50 markets and indepth analysis across regions and formats. Free on request for IFPI members and available to purchase for non-members.

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Music Listening 2019

A report exploring music listeners’ habits in 2019 looking at streaming, devices, top genres and more.

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The Mastering of a Music City

A report published by Music Canada and IFPI which looks at how a vibrant music economy can generate a wide array of benefits for cities, from economic growth, job creation, and increased spending to greater tax revenues and cultural development.

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Online resources

Online resource

Global Music Industry COVID-19 response tracker

A microsite providing detailed information about music industry-related measures and initiatives in place across the world to combat the impact of COVID-19.

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Powering the Music Ecosystem

A poster and microsite outlining the leading role record companies play in investing in and supporting artists and their music, and the broad range of ways they support artists’ careers.

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Pro-Music

An online directory of licensed digital music services across the world, divided by country and service type.

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ISRC

The International Standard Recording Code (ISRC) enables recordings to be uniquely and permanently identified.

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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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