skip to main content
Close Icon We use cookies to improve your website experience.  To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy.  By continuing to use the website, you consent to our use of cookies.
Global Search Configuration


A full report on all aspects of France's music industry.


  • After a year of growth in 2013, trade revenue from recorded music in France fell 5.3% last year, according to figures published by the music trade association SNEP.

Features and Benefits

  • The report details all aspects of the French music industry
  • It covers recorded music, music retail, intellectual property rights, royalty collections, broadcasting, and live music.

Key questions answered

  • How big is the French recorded music industry?
  • What are the key issues facing the French live music industry?

Table of contents

Recorded music

  • Music sales return to contraction in 2014
  • Shift of ownership to access gathers pace
  • Dividing up the subscription service pie
  • Market share gains for all the majors

Music retail

  • FNAC the music retail leader
  • Deezer the subscription leader
  • Mobile sector fosters digital music growth

Copyright protection and rights administration

  • Change of approach
  • Royalty collections
  • Rise in performance rights


  • Competitive radio sector
  • Traditional TV viewing faces up to online pressure


  • Concentration at the top
  • Difficulties elsewhere
  • Conferences and conventions


  • Methodology
  • Author

Recommended Articles

  • Service Provider Markets, Consumer & Entertainment Services,...

    MWC 2018 Highlights

    By Ronan De Renesse 27 Feb 2018

    Over 20 of our senior Ovum analysts and consultants attended this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona at the end of February. In between meetings, briefings and presentations, our analyst team were blogging and tweeting about key developments, trends and rumors. Have a look through our daily MWC 2018 Highlights to find out what happened.

    Topics 5G AI IoT Cloud Payments SDN/NFV Smart home

  • Internet of Things

    IoT Viewpoints 2018

    IoT Viewpoints explore the IoT opportunity in 2018 and beyond. Download our latest e-book to get our newest collection of thought leadership articles on the emerging IoT trends, technologies and opportunities.

    Topics IoT

  • Consumer & Entertainment Services

    US pay TV: Is it facing an existential threat?

    By Adam Thomas 28 Mar 2018

    With US pay TV having endured the worst year in its history, thoughts have inevitably turned to the future. The likelihood remains that the immediate future will remain highly uncomfortable for everyone except the scaled multinational digital platforms.


Have any questions? Speak to a Specialist

Europe, Middle East & Africa team - +44 (0) 207 017 7700

Asia-Pacific team - +61 (0)3 960 16700

US team - +1 646 957 8878

Email us at

You can also contact your named/allocated Client Services Executive using their direct dial.
PR enquiries - Call us at +44 788 597 5160 or email us at

Contact marketing -

Already an Ovum client? Login to the Knowledge Center now