Research and analysis

Music creators’ earnings in the digital era

Ground-breaking research into how creators earn money through streaming

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Music creators’ earnings in the digital era

UK creators' earnings survey questionnaire

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UK creators' earnings survey raw data

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UK creators' earnings survey tables

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This is ground-breaking research that investigates the issues impacting upon the ability of creators to earn money since the development of music streaming.

Findings and opinions are those of the researchers, not necessarily the views of the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) or the government.

This report was delivered by Professor David Hesmondhalgh, Dr Richard Osborne, Dr Hyojung Sun, and Dr Kenny Barr on behalf of the Intellectual Property Office (IPO).

Published 23 September 2021