February 19th, 2014 by Music Ally

British industry body the BPI started the year by publishing UK retail-value figures for recorded music in 2013 – £1.04bn for the year

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February 4th, 2014 by Music Ally

Transmitter, the YouTube channel that is backed by the BPI, launched its new weekly stream chart show yesterday – called Live@5

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February 2nd, 2014 by Stuart Dredge


YouTube is the biggest digital music service in the world, but how can musicians and the music industry make the most of it? A panel session at Midem today discussed the challenges and opportunities of...

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January 28th, 2014 by Music Ally


Movie ratings body the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) is working with the BPI and Google on a pilot project to introduce age ratings for music videos,

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January 27th, 2014 by Music Ally


The corporate ears of Google will have been burning this week, during a debate in the UK's House of Commons about its latest GoogleIntellectual Property Bill.

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January 2nd, 2014 by Music Ally


The BPI was notably positive about the UK music sales figures for last year (see our alert from earlier this week for more on that).

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January 1st, 2014 by Stuart Dredge


Happy new year! Fancy starting off 2014 with some music industry sales figures? British music body the BPI and the Official Charts Company have just released their official UK recorded music numbers for...

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December 17th, 2013 by Music Ally


British music body the BPI is banging the drum for music as Christmas gifts, with a digital spin this year.

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December 11th, 2013 by Music Ally


The BPI has announced that Passenger's 'Let Her Go' has become the fourth single to sell more than 1m copies in 2013.

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