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Music Business Resources
Artist Revenue Streams
Research project from the Future of Music Coalition to define and describe revenue streams for artists
Artists House Music Career Guide
A non-profit website which exists to educate the musician and entrepreneur in the music industry.
IFPI and its National Group network represents the interests of some 8,000 music business members across the globe.
IFPI Industry Data
Recording industry numbers, annual digital music report, recorded music sales, piracy statistics, and top selling albums globally; issued by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry.
All Music Guide
A guide to recordings in every genre. Includes reviews, essays, and ratings. Performer/Group bios include Billboard charts and awards section
Publishes news, video, opinion, reviews, events and style. It is known for music charts, including the Billboard Hot 100 and Billboard 200, tracking the most popular songs and albums in different genres
Associations for Music Careers
American Association of Independent Music
The American Association of Independent Music (A2IM) is a not-for-profit trade organization representing a diverse group of over 600 independently owned American record labels. A2IM supports a key segment of the United States’ creative class and small business community.
Membership association of more than 330,000 U.S. composers, songwriters, lyricists, and music publishers of every kind of music.
National Music Publishers Association
Represents more than 600 American music publishers on questions of music copyright and licensing. The Web site includes an online newsletter, information on relevant legislation, and statistics
Recording Industry Association of America
A trade organization that supports and promotes the creative and financial vitality of the major music companies.