UK Music

UK Music

The UK's live music scene is a world leader - encouraging 10.4m music tourists to spend an estimated £3.7bn in the UK during 2015.  (Picture credit: Nick Cordes, Glastonbury 2013)

Music: Why the UK? Music: Why the UK?

World-class artists, a track record of digital innovation and a diverse and entrepreneurial workforce are among the reasons why the UK music sector continues to attract foreign trade partners and investors.

Music Facts and Figures Music: Facts and Figures

Key statistics about the size, growth and profile of the UK music industry.

Music: Case Studies Music: Case Studies

Case studies of UK artists, record companies, events and initiatives. (Image credit: JM Enternational)

Music: Contacts Music: Contacts

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Music Infographics Music Infographics

Downloadable infographics about the success of the UK music industry.

NEWS: UK artists dominate list of top global music acts NEWS: UK artists dominate list of top global music acts

UK artists were five of the top 10 most popular music recording artists in the world in 2015. Find out more.