Academic Rights Press Music Industry Data Agreement 2020-2023

  • Start: 1 Jul 2020
    Expiry: 30 Jun 2023
  • Description:

    Music Industry Data MusicID is a database of sales data from international reporting agencies, featuring more than 5,452 different charts worldwide covering all genres from 74 countries including Billboard and similar country specific industry publications. For recent years, MusicID includes Spotify (stream counts), Apple Music (streaming), iTunes (downloads) and Shazam (search count) data. MusicID provides researchers with sophisticated infographics and authoritative data, making it an essential tool for advancing new insights and ideas.

Product overview

MusicID is comprised of three sections. MusicID Data expands big data sets into an infographic of particular sales patterns that could not be seen before. MusicID Impact reveals the popularity and influence of artists since 1900. MusicID Revenue shows earnings all albums and singles since the end of the CD era in 2000 through the download period to the current streaming business. Visual, precise and clear, these graphics compare  artists and releases across countries. The MusicID platform allows a variety of researchers to develop and advance new and in depth research. It is an essential tool for advancing both cultural narratives and detailed analysis of specific musical trends and artists.  Like the industry itself, MusicID moves with the times, now representing a universe of more than 300 million rows of data representing 74 countries. This data is  updated every week. It can be mined, refined and illustrated with state-of-the-art visualisation tools to provide the most cogent research presentations.

The following sections are included:

MusicID DATA
MusicID REVENUE
MusicID IMPACT

For a free 30-day trial, please request via this catalogue page or email marketing@academicrightspress.com.

The offer: Please review the detailed offer document (see 'Agreement Information' drop down)

Publisher contacts:
Roger Press roger@academicrightspress.com
Ronel Schoeman ronel@academicrightspress.com

Publisher selection policy

Data from countries around the world is added. Data sets are licensed under exclusive arrangements for the academic market from companies authorised by the music industry to compile the data. Audio samples are sourced from 7digital, one of the world's largest companies involved in music metadata.

Backfiles or archives included

MusicID Data comprises data from 1956 to the present; MusicID Impact is built with data since 1900 with detailed attributions.MusicID Revenue delivers data from 2000 to the present.

Description timeline

MusicID Data comprises data from 1956 to the present; MusicID Impact is built with data since 1900 with detailed attributions.MusicID Revenue delivers data from 2000 to the present.

Update Type

Weekly

Update Notes

Data from countries around the world is added.

Login information

http://musicid.academicrightspress.com

Administrative support

Ronel Schoeman
Email: ronel@academicrightspress.com
Telephone: 0203 303 0345

Product documentation

Product tour, Fact Sheet, Help FAQs, Research Insights as examples of scholarly research.

"The Power of Analytics" showing how data sets can be used in humanities research is displayed here:

http://www.academicrightspress.com/entertainment/music/product-tour

Subscription help

help.digitalresources@jisc.ac.uk

Technical support

Ronel Schoeman
Email: ronel@academicrightspress.com
Telephone: 0203 303 0345

Alt Email: marketing@academicrightspress.com

Training materials

Training videos, various Powerpoint summaries on key functionality ¾and documentation summarising all features are available on the Product ¾Tour page:

http://www.academicrightspress.com/entertainment/music/product-tour

User support

Ronel Schoeman
Email: ronel@academicrightspress.com
Telephone: 0203 303 0345