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July 22, 2020 | Press Statements

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2019 RIAA Music Industry Revenue Statistics

February 18, 2020 | Uncategorized

Fueled by tremendous creative output by groundbreaking artists and now more than 50 million paid subscriptions, the U.S. music industry experienced its third year of consecutive growth in 2019 with retail revenues up 12% to $9.8 billion. Streaming now comprises 75% of total industry revenues.  Vinyl continues to be a…

We welcome phase 1 of the U.S.-China trade agreement and its provisions on copyright protection and enforcement. 

RIAA's 2019 Gold & Platinum Awards

December 20, 2019 | Gold & Platinum

2019 was an exceptional year for music, heralded by Gold & Platinum Awards. Just 45 albums and 209 songs, released this year achieved RIAA certification in 2019!

 

“The jury’s verdict sends a clear message – Cox and other ISPs that fail to meet their legal obligations to address piracy on their networks will be held accountable…”

Washington, D.C. (December 4, 2019) – Morna Willens, Chief Policy Officer of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), released the following statement in response to a recent letter to the American Law Institute (ALI) from Senator Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) and Representatives Ben Cline (R-VA), Ted Deutch (D-FL), Martha Roby…

The RIAA today announced that it has named K. Kim Atterbury as Senior Vice President of Media Relations, effective immediately.

Mitch Glazier, Chairman and CEO of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), today issued the following statement regarding the introduction of the Ask Musicians for Music Act of 2019 (the “AM/FM Act”) …

September Gold & Platinum Awards

October 11, 2019 | Gold & Platinum

See all September Awards at riaa.com/gold-platinum.

As soon as Miranda Lambert’s record-breaking country music career took off, she reached behind and grabbed the hand of the next young female singer and pulled her up alongside her… See the article here.