IFPI is the voice of the recording industry worldwide. We represent the interests of 1,300 record companies across the globe.

IFPI is a not-for-profit international organisation registered in Switzerland. We have offices in London, Brussels, Hong Kong and Miami plus a representative office in Beijing.

56 Countries with IFPI affiliated national groups or music licensing companies
59 Markets where our member companies operate

Our Mission

  • Promoting the value of recorded music

    Its economic value in creating growth, jobs and investment and its cultural value to society and in people’s lives.

  • Campaigning for the rights of record producers

    We work to make sure that the rights of our members, who create, produce and invest in music, are properly protected and enforced.

  • Expanding the commercial uses of recorded music

    Working to help our members license and generate commercial value for music through every available channel across the world.

Explore more About us

  • Our World

    Find where IFPI and our industry affiliates operate globally

  • What we do

    Our work brings together experts from different departments, countries and continents.

  • Our People

    IFPI’s senior executives

  • Our Chairman

    Plácido Domingo became honorary chairman of IFPI in July 2011


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Pro Music

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