Quantify the cultural impact of music.
Music ID includes a library of music industry statistics bringing you all the professional numbers that tell the story of the impact of music on society and culture.
This data is only available in Music ID as a full, consistent set in an easy to use software platform.
Music ID: This highly interactive database combines a wealth of never-before-available information on music sales and distribution with powerful analytics that allow researchers to track histories, compare charts, discover new relationships – with audio and video samples, artist bios, awards, a historical timeline, and much more.
Music ID is the first database to incorporate historical sales data from Billboard, Gfk Entertainment, and other global reporting agencies in Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia, and elsewhere, spanning 60 years from over 30 countries. It gives students entirely new opportunities for data-driven research in popular culture.
“Tremendously valuable . . . . Fills such a significant need for researchers.” – The Charleston Advisor
“It will make music librarians wonder how we got by without it until now.” – Notes review, Music Library Association
Music:)ally has been covering the music industry’s innovation driven by technology since 2002. Subscribers include all three major labels and music publishers, as well as streaming services, managers, tech companies (the FANGS) and universities.
Music:)ally is a leader in digital marketing trends and tactics. The academic edition also offers an archive of its past news and analysis, ensuring that scholars can find the right data and historical coverage for their research. Music:)ally drives research by professors, coursework modules and student dissertations, while also preparing students for employment in the music industry.