14 music diversity, equity and inclusion must-reads from 2022
Today’s roundup of articles from Music Ally in 2022 focuses on diversity, equity and inclusion within the music industry.
December 9, 2022
Music Leaders Network women’s leadership scheme opens 2023 applications
Music Leaders Network offers coaching, training and networking for women and people who identify as non-binary or trans.
December 6, 2022
UK charity Youth Music launches latest round of incubator fund
British charity Youth Music’s incubator fund has so far provided more than 800 paid work opportunities in the music industry.
November 25, 2022
Believe and TuneCore enlist Luminate for gender equality study
Believe and TuneCore have published two of their annual ‘Be The Change’ gender equality studies so far, in 2021 and 2022.
November 22, 2022
UK Music report reveals updated stats on industry diversity
UK Music's latest Workforce Diversity Survey data is an important guide both to the progress made so far, and areas for improvement.
November 22, 2022
MOBO organiser’s recruitment and mentorship platform adds partners
It’s the 25th MOBO Awards later this month: a long-running event that’s played a key role in celebrating Black music and Black British artists.
November 18, 2022
YouTube roundup: Black Voices Fund music class and Shorts updates
There are a few stories from YouTube to let you know about today, starting with the announcement of its Black Voices Fund class of 2023.
November 16, 2022
#FestivalsWithoutBarriers campaign aims for more accessible festivals
Attitude is Everything is an organisation campaigning to improve accessibility to concerts and festivals for disabled people.
November 9, 2022
Labels, artists and DSPs join campaign to protect Black art
There has been a growing wave of concern and anger within the music industry about how Black artists' lyrics have been used as evidence against them in US courtrooms.
November 2, 2022
Olivia Rodrigo was 2021’s top songwriter – but only 15% of the top 100 were women
Startup Blokur has released its second 'Songwriters' Review' report, based on its analysis of Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music and YouTube.
November 1, 2022
Black Lives in Music unveils its industry anti-racism code
British organisation Black Lives in Music has announced its anti-racism code for the music industry, which will be adopted in 2023 with the backing of industry bodies and the UK’s Independent Standards Authority.
October 27, 2022