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The major record company factsheets are a collection of financial and operating data published by the three major label groups, Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment, and Warner Music Group.


  • The level of data included differs for each company and is based on quarterly publications by each company and parent company.

Features and Benefits

  • The datasheets allow users to compare and contrast the quarterly results of the three major record and music publishing companies.
  • The datasheets include the actual published financials by the majors as well as summary charts for comparison.

Key questions answered

  • Which of the three major music groups performed best in the three months to end-September?
  • What share of total revenue for the major music groups is derived from digital sources?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Download 1: Major Record Company Factsheets, December 2015

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