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Introduction

This update provides a detailed analysis of all of Finland's main music industry sectors.

Highlights

  • Finland is outside of the global top 20 for revenue from recorded music. But, despite its small size, the country is a market leader in the digital transition from ownership to access.

Features and Benefits

  • Provides a comprehensive overview of the different music sectors in Finland.
  • Includes recorded-music sales, digital music retail, royalty collections, and live.

Key questions answered

  • What share of recorded-music sales were generated last year from subscriptions?
  • What is the biggest revenue source for Finnish authors and publishers?

Table of contents

Recorded music

  • Digital transition boosts international repertoire
  • UMG the market share leader

Music retail

  • Rapid digital retail transition

Rights administration and royalty collections

  • Royalty collections

Broadcasting

  • Radio listening time remains high, despite rising competition
  • Cable the TV platform leader

Live

  • Higher festival attendance but lower ticket sales

Appendix

  • Methodology
  • Author