Academic Rights Press Music Industry Data Agreement 2017-2020

  • Start: 1 Jul 2017
    Expiry: 30 Jun 2020
  • Description:

    Music Industry Data is a repository of historical and current music data that allows academics to use quantitative techniques to analyse music trends and the social, political and economic context in which music was produced.

Product overview

Music Data Anaysis is a growing repository of historical and current data from Billboard, Official Chart Company, Media Control and many more reporting agencies around the world. This data is presented in Relative Pitch Graphs™. Based on sales data, Relative Pitch Graphs™ are a way of normalising the data over time, telling the story of the impact of music on society and cultures.

Music Industry Data allows academics to use quantitative techniques to understand the social, political and economic context in which music was produced.

The following products are included:

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

1956 to the present

Description timeline

1956 to present

Update Type

Weekly

Update Notes

Data from countries around the world is added.