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These factsheets are taken from the recently published South Africa Industry Update, March 2018. They contain all the data included in the country report indexed for easy reference.


  • The factsheets contain all of the latest data relating to the music industry in South Africa.

Features and Benefits

  • Groups together all of the latest South Africa music industry statistics.
  • Covers recorded-music sales, music retail, royalties, and live music.

Key questions answered

  • How big is the South African recorded-music industry?
  • What is the biggest generator of royalties for South African authors and publishers?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: South Africa Music Industry Factsheets